It pays to be friends with the librarian, as Holly Rodriguez and her daughter, Isla (pronounced “ees-la”), 10, learned on July 18.
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Police said the man “rapidly drew an object from his front pants pocket.”
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Charlotte’s police chief stood by his decision not to release the recordings. As people resumed protests Thursday night, the city’s mayor ordered a curfew.
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A curfew will go into effect again Friday night despite a largely peaceful third night of protests.
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The formal relationship between the national Black Lives Matter network and the San Francisco-based International Development Exchange represents another side of the group that many Americans recogni
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The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights is opening an investigation into a complaint that Portland Public Schools (PPS) is sending special education students home earlier than other students.Last spring, the Beaverton School District reac
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