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Nation Feb 12Girls sue to block participation of transgender athletes
Selina Soule, a senior at Glastonbury High School, Chelsea Mitchell, a senior at Canton High School and Alanna Smith, a sophomore at Danbury High School argue that allowing athletes with male anatomy to compete has deprived them of track titles…
Education Feb 11Teachers unions ask schools to rethink shooting drills
The nation's two largest teachers unions want schools to revise or eliminate active shooter drills, asserting Tuesday that they can harm students' mental health and that there are better ways to prepare for the possibility of a school shooting.
Science Feb 10New ‘smart mound’ can help analyze pitchers’ efficiency
The Minnesota Twins will be working with a new piece of smart technology at spring training this year.
Nation Jun 18Newtown parents score a win in growing fight against hoaxers
The father of a victim of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre has won a defamation lawsuit against the authors of a book that claimed the shooting never happened — the latest victory for victims' relatives who have been taking…