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Washington state sets graduation bar on exams below 'college-ready' - Education Dive

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:29

Education Dive

Washington state sets graduation bar on exams below 'college-ready'
Education Dive
On Wednesday, Washington state's board of education determined that students will not have to be college and career ready, according to their scores on new Common Core-aligned tests, in order to graduate. The state has adopted Smart Balanced tests, ...

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Egypt opens Suez Canal expansion

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:28
Egypt has opened a major expansion of the Suez Canal, which deepens the main waterway and provides ships with a 35km (22 mile) channel parallel to it.
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Bank votes 8-1 to keep rates on hold

BBC World News - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:27
UK interest rates are held at 0.5% again by the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, but with the panel split 8-1.
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

WA Cougars - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

WA Huskies - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

Seattle Storm - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

NBA - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]
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Media stocks are among biggest decliners in midday trading

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:18
NEW YORK (AP) — Media stocks had some of the biggest losses in midday trading as investors worry about fading revenue from cable television. MTV owner Viacom sank 17 percent Thursday and 21st Century Fox fell 12 percent. Disney, which owns ESPN, fell 4 percent. Keurig Green Mountain plunged 30 percent after reporting lower revenue […]

As wolves rebound in Washington state, range riders keep watch over livestock - Alaska Dispatch News

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:13

Alaska Dispatch News

As wolves rebound in Washington state, range riders keep watch over livestock
Alaska Dispatch News
The likely explanation, according to scientists at Washington State University, is that taking out an alpha male or female disrupts a pack's social structure, leading to multiple breeding pairs instead of just one. If more pups are born, the potential ...

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As wolves rebound in Washington state, range riders keep watch over livestock - Alaska Dispatch News

Washington State News Wire - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:13

Alaska Dispatch News

As wolves rebound in Washington state, range riders keep watch over livestock
Alaska Dispatch News
The likely explanation, according to scientists at Washington State University, is that taking out an alpha male or female disrupts a pack's social structure, leading to multiple breeding pairs instead of just one. If more pups are born, the potential ...

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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

Seattle Storm - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

NBA - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

Seattle Mariners - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]

Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

WA Cougars - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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Suspect in latest theater attack had psychological issues

WA Huskies - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — What initially appeared to be another mass shooting at a movie theater ended up being an attack by a disturbed homeless man who wasn’t armed with a real gun and was eventually shot and killed by police. Vincente David Montano, 29, bought a ticket for “Mad Max: Fury Road” at a […]
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As Asia backs Iran deal, Kerry says A-bomb anniversary relevant

WA Cougars - Thu, 08/06/2015 - 22:07
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and five of their large neighbors endorsed the nuclear deal negotiated between Iran and six world powers, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday’s 70th anniversary of the Hiroshima bombing highlighted the importance of the accord in preventing […]
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