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States Spending the Most and Least Per Student on Education

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U.S. states and localities pay huge portions of their budgets toward educating their children, and it never seems to be enough.This year, school funding became all the more challenging when the coronavirus pandemic hit.
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David Dinkins, New York City's First Black Mayor, Dies At 93

David Dinkins, New York City's First Black Mayor, Dies At 93

Dinkins, who led the city in the 1990s, died Monday night. (Image credit: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for The National Ur) Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Michigan Board of State Canvassers certifies election results in favor of Biden

Michigan Board of State Canvassers certifies election results in favor of Biden

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NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

NYC's first African-American mayor, David Dinkins, dies at 93

NEW YORK - David Dinkins, who broke barriers as New York City's first African-American mayor, but was doomed to a single term by a soaring murder rate, stubborn unemployment... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Ryanair boss slams UK government plan to shorten travel quarantine to five...

Ryanair boss slams UK government plan to shorten travel quarantine to five days if passenger tests negative for Covid-19

The chief executive of Ryanair has condemned the British government's plan to reduce travel quarantines for passengers arriving in England from countries with high infection... Read more ...

'Dangerous' US creating chaos in Asia, says China's embassy in Philippines

'Dangerous' US creating chaos in Asia, says China's embassy in Philippines

China's Manila mission on Tuesday accused the United States of "creating chaos" in Asia, releasing a harsh statement after the US national security adviser backed countries in... Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...