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qfingers - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News -
Problem with all of these studies is a lack of strong scientific support in the conclusions. You can't control "for other variables" with any real chance of veracity. We will...on the other hand...have a small experiment here which should give a good indication of the truth of these ideas. Kids in the new schools should perform notably better (11%???) then the ones still stuck in the old ones.…
WarCry - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News - "A study of the District of Columbia school system found, after controlling for other variables such as a student's socioeconomic status, that students' standardized achievement scores were lower in schools with poor building conditions.…
pjohnf - Local unemployment rates drop - Quincy, IL News -
This means nothing unless it's the E6 number. If it's the E3 number it's a lie. The real unemployment number , E 6, nation wide is close to 12%.
Stupid_Dems - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News -
Hey simpleton! I got one thing to say to you: Audie Murphy. I'd rather be short physically than short mentally like you cry baby!
UrKidsWillPay - GREDF supports Quincy School Building Referendum - Quincy, IL News -
Short People got no reason Short People got no reason Short People got no reason To live They got little hands Little eyes They walk around Tellin' great big lies They got little noses And tiny little teeth They wear platform shoes On their nasty little feet Well, I don't want no Short People Don't want no Short People Don't want no Short People `Round here Short People got nobody…

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Mom Asks For Prayers For Baby Born the Size of a Cell Phone

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A young mother from North Carolina is asking for prayers for her baby, born four months prematurely, at less than a pound, and the size of a cell phone.  As Fox 8 WGHP reports, Adilynn Renee is now four months old and weighs four pounds, but continues to be on life support. She has had pneumonia twice…
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Rep. Tim Murphy Urges 21-Day Quarantine for Returning Ebola Doctors

32 minutes ago

Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) continued his calls for a 21-day quarantine of all Ebola health workers returning to the United States in the wake of New York City receiving its first Ebola case. In an October 16 letter to President Barack Obama, Murphy outlined a nine-point plan to combat Ebola. Murphy's first…
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Pope's Denunciation of Life Imprisonment Draws Energetic Reactions in Italy

37 minutes ago

Pope Francis’ provocative statements on criminal law have reopened a heated debate in Italy over the effectiveness and morality of life sentences. In an address to a delegation of the International Association of Penal Law last Thursday, Pope Francis first called on Christians and people of good will…
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As Nation Mourns Fallen Canadian Soldier Nathan Cirillo, His Dogs Wait Patiently for His Return

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Canadian military reservist Nathan Cirillo was killed at gunpoint this week by a jihadist gunman in his nation's capital, leaving behind a loving family and several adopted dogs for which loved ones say he harbored a deep devotion. Those dogs, media sources report, remain waiting for Cirillo at his door,…
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Washington Post Calls for CNN's Carol Costello to Apologize to Palin Family On-Air

46 minutes ago

Washington Post media reporter Erik Wemple called on CNN's Carol Costello to apologize to the Palin family in the same venue where she mocked audio of Bristol Palin reporting a physical assault: on-air. Although Costello herself called for an ESPN anchor to be suspended for comments he made about a…
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Liberia Community Concerned With Cremation of Ebola Victims

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The residents of Lower Margibi County, Liberia left homes and farms after the government announced the use of an old local crematorium near Boystown to cremate Ebola victims. Residents believe the cremations may cause environmental hazards as well as expose them to Ebola tainted waste. “No one wants…
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Exclusive: U.S. Military in Canada Will Comply With No Uniform in Public Directive

50 minutes ago

U.S. forces stationed in Canada “will comply” with the country's directive ordering Canadian soldiers not to wear their uniforms in public during off-duty activities, U.S. Northern Command told Breitbart News. The edict was issued by Canada's Department of National Defense on October 23 in the wake of…
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Church Leader: 90 Percent of Orthodox Christians in Iraq Have Been Displaced

1 hour, 1 minute ago

The Islamic State's (ISIS/ISIL) invasion of Iraq has left 90% of the nation's Orthodox Christians displaced, fleeing religious persecution and ethnic cleansing, according to Ghattas Hazim, Greek Orthodox Bishop for Baghdad, Kuwait, and their surroundings, who must now travel into that territory and unite…
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Chancellor Failed to Tell Prime Minister about Massive EU Bill

1 hour, 29 minutes ago

The Daily Telegraph has revealed that the Chancellor of the Exchequer failed to tell David Cameron about the £1.7bn bill which the European Commission demanded of Britain for having a growing economy. The Prime Minister issued a strong message to other Brussels leaders after many of his own MPs said…
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Military Ebola Response Training Underway in San Antonio

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WALLER, Texas -- Joint Base San Antonio is hosting a variety of military units that are training to fight Ebola, both at home and in Africa. The effort involves units of both the Air Force, Navy, Marines and the Army. This week a 30-person medical team began training to provide short-notice assistance…
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No Ebola Detected in Nurse Vinson's Blood, Still Recovering at Emory

2 hours, 9 minutes ago

DALLAS, Texas -- On the same day that fellow Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital nurse Nina Pham was declared Ebola free and released from the hospital, nurse Amber Joy Vinson’s blood was declared to no longer show evidence of Ebola in a statement from Emory Healthcare. Word of nurse Amber Vinson’s…
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Dallas Liberty Center Crusades To Keep Texas Red

2 hours, 10 minutes ago

DALLAS, Texas -- Faced with Battleground Texas in their own backyard and demographics that show the city of Dallas leans to the left, the Dallas Liberty Center launched in late August. It is a 400-square foot grassroots action center, a downtown oasis where constitutional conservatives have galvanized…
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Davis Dragging Down Other Dems

2 hours, 13 minutes ago

HOUSTON, Texas -- Democrat Gubernatorial Candidate Wendy Davis appears to be dragging down other candidates on the Democrat ticket. As Davis’ desperate attack ads and other political missteps continue to pile up many Democrats are privately admitting her campaign has been a huge failure. For Davis, success…
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27% Increase in Texas Teacher-Student Sexual Misconduct Cases

2 hours, 16 minutes ago

DALLAS, Texas -- On the heels of the latest teacher-student sex scandal and as part of October's Safe Schools Week, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner of Education Michael Williams addressed the importance that everyone plays in identifying and reporting cases of inappropriate educator-student…
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Labour Attacks Cameron on EU Budget, but Forgets Its Own Support for Huge Waste

2 hours, 39 minutes ago

Whilst the Prime Minister was defiantly telling European Leaders that Britain would not be paying an extra £1.7bn on top of our huge contribution to the EU budget, all Labour could come up with was mealy mouthed attacks on the Strasbourg Parliament. Arch-Europhile Richard Corbett MEP, who was reelected…
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UKIP Launches Hard-Hitting New Rotherham Poster

2 hours, 54 minutes ago

UKIP has launched a hard-hitting poster that criticises Labour for the Rotherham child abuse scandal in which 1,400 children were abused between 1997 and 2013. The poster, which forms part of the campaign for Jack Clarkson, UKIP's candidate in the forthcoming South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner…
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Rep. Carolyn Maloney Pushes Irrelevant Gun Laws After Marysville School Shooting

3 hours, 58 minutes ago

Following reports that Marysville-Pilchuck High School freshman Jaylen Fryberg shot and killed one fellow student and wounded four others at school on October 24, Representative Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) called for the passage of new gun control measures that were irrelevant to the Marysville attack. Maloney…
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Chuck Grassley: Obama Admin 'Surge' of Immigrant IDs 'Suspect and Alarming'

4 hours, 2 minutes ago

Given that President Obama has promised to take executive action, the recent government solicitation for material for millions of green cards and work permits is suspicious, Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) said in a statement to Breitbart News on Friday. “President Obama has made it very clear that he plans…
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UKIP Is the Biggest Challenge to the Progressive Consensus

4 hours, 3 minutes ago

In an article for the Daily Telegraph, columnist Dan Hodges reveals that UKIP have become identified as the new bastards of British politics. They might have spooked the Westminster village with their populist rhetoric, but the British public knows a scoundrel when it sees one, and wants nothing to do…
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£1.7 Billion EU Bill Shows We Need Radical Reform

5 hours, 1 minute ago

The EU’s announcement that it expects an additional £1.7 billion from the UK is both reasonable on a pan-European level, but unreasonable in the context of the UK. Crucially, it acts as a poignant reminder as to why the UK must be firm in renegotiating its position within Europe and why Britain’s contribution…
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Iran Hangs Woman Convicted in 'Flawed Trial' Despite International Condemnation

5 hours, 20 minutes ago

The execution of 26 year old Reyhaneh Jabbari has been carried out in Iran, according to the country’s news wire. IRNA quoted the Tehran’s prosecutor’s office as saying she was hanged at dawn on Saturday, Al Jazeera reports, which appears to be confirmed by a message on the homepage of the Facebook campaign…
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Scottish Labour Leader Resigns with Bitter Attack on Party

5 hours, 50 minutes ago

The leader of the Scottish Labour Party has resigned with a well targeted final shot at Ed Miliband. Johann Lamont told the Daily Record that she was left with no choice but to resign because the Labour party refused to accept that the party north of the border needed autonomy just as Scotland wanted…
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Bill De Blasio: We Are Directly Monitoring Everyone Coming In From Ebola-Afflicted Nations

5 hours, 51 minutes ago

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio appeared at a press conference with federal and city health officials on Friday and told reporters that the city will now be directly monitoring all individuals who are entering New York from the three most Ebola-affected nations in West Africa. Doctor Craig Spencer,…
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The problem with Owen Jones...

6 hours, 23 minutes ago

Say what you like about Owen Jones - it's not like he'll notice: he will long since have blocked you on Twitter - but he makes the most admirably formidable performer in TV and radio debates. Fluent, brilliant at interrupting, apparently well-informed, unfailingly polite in the green room, and possessed…
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Biter Luis Suarez to Return for Barcelona

6 hours, 33 minutes ago

The coach of Barcelona, Luis Enrique, revealed that Luis Suarez, banned after biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini in June, will play for the team in Saturday’s Clasico. Enrique would not say whether Suarez would start in the game against Real Madrid. Suarez received his third multi-game suspension after…
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RT @williamfleitch: You know, for living in such a cool, diverse city, San Franciscans sure do lose their sh-t when they see Steve Perry or…
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Bob Gough 11 hours, 16 minutes ago

RT @SharylAttkisson: wonder why pres. obama would exert exec. privilege to keep secret their emails about my news reports and FOI requests?