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Teachers with top degrees, private schools' tax breaks and weak academies

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Education roundup: More teachers than ever have a first class degree, unhelpful private schools could lose tax breaks and radical plans to help struggling academies Continue reading...

Academia and food: stale snacks and strange research

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Are you a PhD student surviving on left-over crisps? Studies show that sound effects alone can help freshen up old food Continue reading...

A wish for a Marine with PTSD

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A wish for a Marine with PTSD
A wish for a Marine with PTSD         

Goodbye Thanksgiving, hello shopping

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Goodbye Thanksgiving, hello shopping
Retail stores open earlier Thanksgiving Day to crowds waiting to snag some deals.         

Experiment with 911 calls could be U.S. model

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Experiment with 911 calls could be U.S. model
In July, the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced it would hand the city $12.5 million to get a more formal, data-driven trial of its "Community Care units" off the ground, in the hopes that Mesa's concept could revolutionize the efficiency of emergency-response systems nationwide.