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iStock/Thinkstock(TAMPA, Fla.) -- For the parents of a first-grader in Florida, simply asking their son what he did on his first day of school this year was not enough."We wanted to see what it was like to be a first-grader on the first day of school," May Weber told ABC [...]
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iStock/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO, Calif.) -- It rains so infrequently in California that a simple umbrella caused a college campus to go on lockdown. On Wednesday, armed police moved into Cal State San Marcos, outside of San Diego, on reports of a man with gun. Students were told to shelter in place and authorities [...]
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 9:21:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Joe Raedle/Getty Images(FERGUSON, Mo.) -- The Missouri National Guard has been ordered to leave the strife-torn town of Ferguson.Gov. Jay Nixon, who ordered the guard into Ferguson earlier this week, said on Thursday he was withdrawing them because "we continue to see improvement" in safety conditions in the town.“I greatly [...]
Thu, Aug 21, 2014 7:55:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

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