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Poultry returning to State Farm Show, fairs

The ducks and chickens are coming back.

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Ken Starr bumped from Baylor presidency

Baylor University dumped Ken Starr as its president Thursday after unveiling the results of an independent investigation that showed a "fundamental failure" to respond adequately to student sex assault allegations, including some involving players fo...

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Is it ever too early to start saving for college?

What's the best way to set up our current/future children so that they don't incur the same amount of debt and college expenses as us Millennials currently have? With rising education expenses and tuition increases, would it be smart to start saving ...

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What makes a good speller (or a bad one)?

Research published this year in the journal Brain suggests it has something to do with how some people's brains retrieve words -- or don't -- and how we manage to get them out -- or not.

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Student-created catapult throws first pitch

A group of high school students in Florida won a competition, earning the chance to have the catapult they designed "throw" out the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game.

Reading School District teachers protest

Reading School District teachers protest

Reading School District teachers were at Wednesday night's school board meeting. They wore red and protested before the meeting.

Life Lessons E-cigarette exposures soar

Life Lessons: E-cigarette exposures soar

As the household presence of e-cigarettes and liquid nicotine has increased, so have exposures among young children. 

Student built press box dedicated at Emmaus High School

Student built press box dedicated at Emmaus High School

Emmaus High School teacher Scott Didra's architecture class spent last year designing and building a press box on campus

STEM day at Cheston Elementary in Easton

'STEM' day at Cheston Elementary in Easton

Some Easton students left their notebooks behind to study science and math on Wednesday.

Health Beat: Firefighters and the cancer connection

Firefighters face many risks during their jobs, but ironically, the most dangerous part of running into a burning building isn't the flames, it's the smoke. It billows off furniture, appliances and carpets in toxic waves of cancer-causing fumes. That's how about 60 percent of career firefighters will die, according to the International Association of Firefighters. Cancer has become the number one cause of death for firefighters around the country. Hear how the men and women who save lives are now working to save their own.

Pa overpaid Allentown district says auditor general

Pa. overpaid Allentown district, says auditor general

Pennsylvania overpaid the Allentown School District to the tune of nearly $2 million, according to the state's auditor general.

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