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Red Cross Heroes: Youth good Samaritan

Every day, ordinary citizens perform extraordinary acts, essentially saving the lives of those around them.

Health Beat: CAD CAM: Making new teeth

It's the stuff of science fiction showing up in dental offices. Dentists and prosthodontists are using computers to make teeth, implants, and dentures. It's a process called computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing, or CAD CAM.

Health Beat Metastatic breast cancer discovery

Health Beat: Metastatic breast cancer discovery

The only thing worse than finding out you have breast cancer is learning it has spread to other parts of your body. Now, researchers in Seattle have made a discovery that could help all cancer patients someday.

Summary trial continued for fired teacher

Summary trial continued for fired teacher

A fired teacher who led Allentown School District students out of the classroom back in September in a series of walkouts had a trial summary date set for Wednesday. However, Michael Frassetto's trial has been continued until June.

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Detroit schools open, but is it too late?

Shoniqua Kemp took her 15-year-old and 18-year-old to the museum on Tuesday morning. It wasn't a weekend and there was no school trip. In fact, there was no school at all.



Detroit school 'sickouts': Explain it to me

Teachers protesting instead of teaching. Parents scrambling to arrange care for their kids. Lawmakers arguing over how to fix a mess quickly that's been decades in the making.

The mess in Detroit Public Schools has grabbed national headlines, even as ...

Allentown students get a ride to school in style

Allentown students get a ride to school in style

On Tuesday, two stellar students from Allentown got to ride to school in style on a fire truck

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Wilson names new school superintendent

The Wilson School District is naming its new leader.

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Detroit teachers urged to return following pay guarantee

Detroit teachers are being encouraged to return to the classroom Wednesday after assurances they will be paid for the full school year.

Detroit Federation of Teachers interim President Ivy Bailey received a letter with the promise from the state-appo...

Allentown teacher wins big on Jeopardy

Allentown teacher wins big on Jeopardy

Allentown School District math teacher Chris Tempro won more than $18,000 on Monday night's show.


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This Brooklyn high school produced Sanders

Once upon a time in a high school in Brooklyn, Sen. Bernie Sanders was a champion long-distance runner and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a baton twirler.

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