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State releases accountability report for public school districts

They re-ranked districts from top to bottom and set new thresholds. Coast school districts fared well. Ocean Springs was the highest rated school district on ...


Obama to campaign with Murphy in Newark

Gov. Former Vice Presidents Al Gore and Joe Biden and former Secretary of State John Kerry have also lent their star power to Murphy's efforts. The Independen...


White House spokeswoman contradicts Trump, but gets no Left love

Kelly's name had already surfaced in the flap over Trump's statements about the ambush in Niger that killed four servicemen October 4 - after he said Presid...


Harvey Weinstein scandal prompts #HowIWillChange for men to support women

The hashtag #HimThough , born out of #MeToo , especially highlighted this problem. None of the men I spoke to in the days following the waterfall of admissio...


Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) announces a quarterly dividend of $0.37

Moreover, the company is on track to achieve total annualized productivity saving target of approximately $3.8 billion by 2019 from the initiatives implemented ...


Fatwa bans Muslims from posting photos on social media

The fresh ban comes less than two weeks after the Darul Uloom Deoband issued a fatwa banning women from plucking eyebrows and cutting hair because it is consi...


Humane Society covers adoption fees for cats displaced by Hurricane Harvey

The animals range in age from 6-week-old puppies to elderly adult dogs. It's a win-win, the Arizona Humane Society says. "It's just that one phone call that w...


Kings center Jeff Carter out after being cut by skate

He was released shortly before the season began, but kept practicing with Los Angeles. Laich was slated to start off in the minors, but could be with the big ...


EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) Stake Lessened by Crawford Investment Counsel Inc

Stifel Nicolaus set a $106.00 price target on EOG Resources, Inc . The share price of the company (NYSE:EOG) was up +0.49%, with a high of 97.77 during the d...


5 dead in Ukraine after vehicle plows into sidewalk crowd

Among the seriously wounded is a woman who is seven months pregnant, described as being in a grave condition in hospital. The dead included a 15-year-old scho...


Security guard shot in Las Vegas massacre breaks silence

But not before more than 500 concertgoers below were injured in what is now known as the deadliest mass shooting in USA history. According to Clark County She...


This 'Jeopardy!' contestant won with only $1

On Tuesday, it was Naval officer Manny Abell's rather unique win, with Abell securing the title with just $1 left to his name at the end of the episode. Jeopard...


Not all love marriages are 'love jihads': HC

The court observed thus while hearing a petition over an inter religious marriage of Kannur native Sruthi and Anees Hammed. A division bench passed this order w...


Morgan Freeman to play Colin Powell in upcoming war drama

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that none other than acclaimed actor Morgan Freeman will take on the role of Colin Powell . The Colin Powell movie wil...


Georgia GOP gubernatorial hopeful to hold bump fire stock giveaway

It's questionable however, whether the shooter, Stephen Paddock, would have been able to murder more people had he not used the bump stocks . Some gun advoca...


Johnson Rice Boosts Rating On Halcon Resources Corporation (HK) To "Buy"

For the quarter, shares have been noted at -7.66%. A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on HK. According to analysts H...


Diamondback Energy, Inc. - Comm (FANG) Ownership Decreased by Cwm, LLC

K2m Group Hldgs Inc now has $862.95M valuation. Insiders owns 0.10% shares of the company. About 7.62 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S...


Downtown food carts destroyed by fire, explosion

Two food carts, Lai Thai and The Greek Gods Gyro, were destroyed and 10 cars parked behind the carts were also damaged. The video shows a small fire burning...


Key is not to touch veto: United States envoy to UN

He further said that Washington saw room to invite others, including Australia, to join US-India-Japan security cooperation. "That is going to be really imp...


Morneau says he will offer explanation amid deepening credibility controversy

The third step he committed to taking was to maintain the conflict of interest "screen" recommended by the ethics commissioner when he was elected, so that he i...