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Outage closes RACC, leaves high-rise residents in dark

A power outage forced Reading Area Community College to close its campus for the day Friday.

Health Beat: Misdiagnosed: Take charge of your health

Each year in the United States, roughly 12 million adults are misdiagnosed, according to a study in the journal BMJ Quality & Safety. That's about one out of 20 adult patients, and researchers say in half of those cases, the misdiagnosis has the potential to result in severe harm.

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Albright suspends students over viral video

Albright College in Reading has suspended two students that the school said were most directly involved in the creation and distribution of a video that has sparked racial outrage.

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Tenn. school counselor foils school shooting

As a school counselor, Molly Hudgens has lots of conversations with students. But a 45-minute talk she had with a student earlier this week probably saved a lot of lives, including her own.

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Student's video sparks racial outrage

Students at Albright College in Reading said they are irate and upset after seeing an offensive video made by a fellow student.​

Health Beat: PHP attacks ocular melanoma

A medical breakthrough could be on the way for a rare cancer with no effective treatment. Ocular melanoma strikes 2,000 Americans each year. Now, a new treatment could possibly put a stop to the spread of this disease.

School district to continue memorandum with police

The Reading School Board voted to continue its memorandum of understanding with the Reading Police Department through the remainder of this school year.

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Kutztown University contract negotiations to resume

Talks are set to resume between the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and the union representing faculty at Kutztown University and the 13 other state-owned schools.

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District, graduate react to former teacher's arrest

A former Muhlenberg High School English teacher had an inappropriate relationship with a student half her age, authorities said Tuesday.

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Chicago teachers plan to strike, again

The Chicago Teachers Union is planning to strike to protest proposed pay cuts, as well as ongoing cuts to staff and some services.

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Beauty school abruptly closes all 79 campuses

Regency Beauty Institute announced on its website they are "permanently closing September 28, 2016."

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