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Nation Aug 21Birth of panda cub brings ‘joyous news’ to the National Zoo
Announcing the "joyous news," the zoo says the cub was born at 6:35 p.m., The zoo says Mei Xiang picked up the cub immediately and began cradling it, and says its panda team heard the cub vocalize.
Education Aug 12Federal judge refuses to block campus sexual assault rules
The suit argued that the rules, which narrow the definition of sexual harassment, would block schools from investigating certain sexual abuse complaints and discourage students from filing complaints.
Education Jul 09CDC will not rewrite guidelines for reopening schools despite criticism from Trump
Dr. Robert Redfield, head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, says the agency will issue “additional reference documents” to facilitate reopening schools.
Nation Sep 05Michigan State University fined $4.6 million in Nassar case
The Education Department is fining Michigan State University for failing to respond to sexual assault complaints against Dr. Larry Nassar.
Nation Apr 23More than half of Americans support pay raises for teachers, poll finds
Americans overwhelmingly believe teachers don't make enough money, and half say they'd support paying higher taxes to give educators a raise.