Tuesday, July 25, 2017

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New York Charters Enroll Fewer Homeless Pupils Than City Schools

On East 111th Street, the upper grades of Success Academy Harlem 3, a charter school, share a building with Mosaic Preparatory Academy, a traditional...

Steam Radiators Can Burn but Are Rarely Deadly

Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York on Thursday described the deaths of two young sisters in temporary homeless housing in the Bronx as...

Amazon Go checkout-free stores look set to come to UK

An Amazon Go store in Seattle, which is currently open only to employees. Photograph: Zuma Wire/Rex/Shutterstock Amazon appears to be preparing to open a...

UK trade gap narrows despite fears of Brexit slowdown

The UK’s trade deficit narrowed to £9.7bn in October. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images News of a pick-up in exports has fanned hopes the UK...

India’s batsmen hit back after Jos Buttler steals show for England...

Cheteshwar Pujara, left, and Murali Vijay hit back after England scored 400 in the first innings. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters England could not dislodge Murali...

Syrian government forces press attack in east Aleppo

Rebel fighters carry their weapons as they pose in a rebel-held area of Aleppo, Syria December 8, 2016. REUTERS/Abdalrhman Ismail Syrian government forces pressed...

Debris found; Alaska lake searched for plane with 4 aboard

(AP File Photo/Mark Thiessen). File - In this July 5, 2013, file photo is a glacier in Lake Clark Pass near Port Alsworth, Alaska....

City lawmaker claims increased traffic, Trump Tower security hurting local businesses

A city councilman says the beefed up security and traffic around Trump Tower are hurting local businesses. The traffic clogging, ramped-up security measures around...

Fired coach Art Briles sues Baylor officials for libel and conspiracy

Art Briles has accused Baylor officials of libel, slander and conspiracy in a lawsut filed Thursday. AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Baylor football coach...

Terrified by Trump: Activist groups stoke fears, raise funds on incoming...

Stoking the fears of a Trump presidency, liberal activist groups have launched campaigns online and around the nation to help people cope – and...

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