Jeb Bush To Address Convention Of Predatory For-Profit Colleges

Jeb Bush To Address Convention Of Predatory For-Profit Colleges

by David Halperin, Republic Report Former Florida governor Jeb Bush (R) will be the keynote speaker at the Las Vegas annual convention of the trade association of for-profit colle ...

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For Many Teens, Formal Sex Education Comes Too Late, CDC Report Says

For Many Teens, Formal Sex Education Comes Too Late, CDC Report Says

By Karen Kaplan, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Health experts have some simple advice for reducing the teen birthrate in the U.S. — make sure teens learn about abstinence and bi ...

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Number Of Stay-At-Home Mothers On The Rise, Study Says

Number Of Stay-At-Home Mothers On The Rise, Study Says

By Walter Hamilton, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — The percentage of mothers who stay home with their children is rising due to shifting demographics and a troubled job market. T ...

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As Parents Struggle To Repay College Loans For Their Children, Taxpayers Also Stand To Lose

As Parents Struggle To Repay College Loans For Their Children, Taxpayers Also Stand To Lose

by Marian Wang, ProPublica. Parents are increasingly struggling to repay federal loans they've taken out to help cover their children's college costs, according to newly released ...

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U.S. Students Score Slightly Above Average In Problem Solving

U.S. Students Score Slightly Above Average In Problem Solving

By Sharon Noguchi, San Jose Mercury News SAN JOSE, Calif. -- In a testament to America's best schools, U.S. students scored slightly above average in 2012 international tests in p ...

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Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

Harsh Realities Set In For Some Immigrants Shielded By Dream Act

By Lalita Clozel, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Working as a Jack in the Box cashier, Marissa Cruz Santos breathed a sigh of relief last year when she qualified for an O ...

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Waiting For Excuses For The Inexcusable

Waiting For Excuses For The Inexcusable

What excuses will they make this time? Meaning that cadre of letters-to-the-editor writers and conservative pundits who so reliably say such stupid things whenever the subject is ...

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Jeb Bush And Hillary Clinton: Potential Rivals, But Not On This Day

Jeb Bush And Hillary Clinton: Potential Rivals, But Not On This Day

By Maeve Reston, Los Angeles Times Two potential 2016 presidential rivals, Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton, did not quite share the stage at an education conference in Texas on Monda ...

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U.S. Schools Plagued By Inequality Along Racial Lines, Study Finds

U.S. Schools Plagued By Inequality Along Racial Lines, Study Finds

By Lalita Clozel, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Two-fifths of the nation's public school districts offer no preschool programs, and most of those that do offer only part ...

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A Pointed Comment On Guns

A Pointed Comment On Guns

A few words about Nathan Entingh's hand gun. Meaning, you should understand, not a gun you hold in your hand, but rather, the hand itself, thumb cocked and index finger extended t ...

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