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UN appeals for $405M for Afghanistan aid in 2015UN appeals for $405M for Afghanistan's humanitarian needs in 2015 as conflict endures
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Michigan's Max Bielfeldt (44) looks to pass away from Villanova's Josh Hart (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
No. 12 Villanova beats No. 19 Michigan 60-55Pinkston leads No. 12 Villanova over No. 19 Michigan 60-55 to win Legends Classic championship
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Protesters vandalize a police vehicle outside of the Ferguson city hall on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri's governor ordered hundreds more state militia into Ferguson on Tuesday, after a night of protests and rioting over a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, a case that has inflamed racial tensions in the U.S. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Protesters return to riot-scarred Ferguson streetsProtesters return to riot-scarred streets of Ferguson; more National Guard troops deployed
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Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay, left, is received by Nepalese Home Minister Bam Dev Gautam, as he arrives at the Tribhuwan Airport to attend the 18th summit of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in Katmandu, Nepal, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. Leaders from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka will meet as a group and also hold bilateral discussions on the sidelines of the summit on Wednesday and Thursday. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
South Asian leaders gather at regional summitSouth Asian leaders gather at regional summit, stressing peace, cooperation and energy sharing
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Protesters claps hands as they pause for a moment of silence during a march to the Federal Building in downtown Seattle, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, to demonstrate against a grand jury's decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown. The peaceful march was a mix of students who walked out of schools and a coalition of clergy members. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Protests against Ferguson decision grow across USThousands take to streets across US for second day after Ferguson grand jury decision
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Ohio bill seeks extra retail pay on ThanksgivingOhio bill seeks triple pay for retail workers on Thanksgiving as Macy's makes working optional
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This Aug. 15, 2012, photo provided The Lowline shows the abandoned trolley terminal deep underground in New York's Lower East Side, which may one day house a park. The project-in-the-works, history meets 21st century technology; will employ the latest solar technology to illuminate the subterranean space, filtering the sun via a collector at street level. (AP Photo/The Lowline, Danny Fuchs)
Developers look to create underground NYC parkInspired by NYC's High Line, plans in the works to create underground park called the Lowline
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Rail travelers wait to board a train ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. A nor'easter was expected to develop along the East Coast just as millions of travelers head to their Thanksgiving destinations, bringing mostly rain close to the coast, but heavier snow further inland. The exact track and severity of the storm has meteorologists on alert. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Thanksgiving travelers contend with rain, snowSome Northeast Thanksgiving travelers contend with snow, slush and rain
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Pittsburgh head coach Jamie Dixon looks over to a game official on a call against his team in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against San Diego State at the Maui Invitational on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, in Lahaina, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)
No. 15 San Diego St routs Pitt 74-57 in MauiNo. 15 San Diego State beats Pittsburgh 74-57 to roll into Maui Invitational title game
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  • Woman punches 2 people at Orlando restaurant

    A woman bonded out of the Orange County Jail Monday night, charged in connection with a random attack in downtown Orlando. Orlando police said Billie Jean Pryor , 27, ran up to two people who were dining at the outside tables at Gringos Locos restaurant on East Washington Avenue at approximately 2:15 Monday morning. Click Orlando, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 10:55 PM
  • Orange Co. teacher pay won't be tied to Florida's latest tests

    Orange County teachers have inked a deal with their school district to hold teachers harmless on the first round of Florida's new standardized tests, reports the Orlando Sentinel's Leslie Postal. The move essentially skirts the goal of Florida's 2011 merit pay law, which said teacher quality should be judged in part by student academic growth, as measured by tests. Palm Beach Post, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 08:14 AM
  • Orange County schools made 50 the new zero, Jeb Bush says

    In a high-profile summit on education last week, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said we shouldn't worry so much about students' self-esteem when it comes to setting grades. "This morning, over 213 million Chinese students went to school and nobody debated whether academic expectations should be lowered in order to protect their students' self-esteem," he said Thursday at the National Summit on Education Reform. St. Petersburg Times, Sun, Nov 23 2014 @ 09:22 PM
  • Lifeguard to 'most honest insurance person'

    As a University of Florida student, Joseph Baker spent his summer break as a lifeguard on a Jacksonville beach. It was there that he met a girl named Dede Duguid. The Orlando Sentinel, Sat, Nov 22 2014 @ 08:43 PM
  • Jeb Bush blasts public school "monopolies"

    Bush, a prospective presidential candidate in 2016, urged a crowd of hundreds to take bold action to disrupt school systems that work for some students but not for many. An ideal system, he said, "wouldn't start with more than 13,000 government-run, unionized, politicized monopolies, who trap good teachers, administrators and struggling students in a system that nobody can escape." The Orlando Sentinel, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 12:04 PM
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