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How Honolulu's Ulupono Initiative is helping Hawaii fight hunger, invest in clean transportation and housing, and become carbon neutral by 2045

How Honolulu's Ulupono Initiative is helping Hawaii fight hunger, invest in clean transportation and housing, and become carbon neutral by 2045

10 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement From helping to address hunger in Hawaii to researching the climate impact and hidden costs of parking to helping utility companies reduce energy, the...
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‘It's Something Bigger': This New Platform Is Reimagining The Role Of News Media In Eradicating Racism

14 minutes ago   |   Forbes

The Boston University Center for Antiracist Research has teamed up with the Boston Globe to launch a new platform, “The Emancipator.”
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Albany County hoping to boost vaccination turnout among youth

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

Albany County officials are asking for the help of school leaders in educating students about the importance of getting vaccinated against COVID-19, as turnout rates at high...
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Biden wants to hit wealthy Americans with new tax hikes to fund childcare and education. Here's what it could mean for you

Biden wants to hit wealthy Americans with new tax hikes to fund childcare and education. Here's what it could mean for you

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is preparing to unveil a new set of tax hikes on the richest Americans to fund a collection of new education and childcare...
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California public schools see 'sharp decline' in enrollment

California public schools see 'sharp decline' in enrollment

1 hour ago   |   KSBW

The California Department of Education data shows that the number of students at K-12 schools dropped by more than 160,000 this academic year, most of them at the K-6 level.
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Look inside a glass-walled McDonald's that's one of the most beautiful fast-food restaurants in the world

Look inside a glass-walled McDonald's that's one of the most beautiful fast-food restaurants in the world

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement SEE ALSO: 30 photos of the weirdest and most unique McDonald's restaurants in the world The modern McDonald's is in Batumi, Georgia, which is located...
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Boys basketball player of the year: Executive Education's Jevin Muniz

7 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Jevin Muniz averaged 21.6 points in leading Executive Education Academy Charter School to a 20-5 record, a third straight district gold and a third straight state-playoff run.
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HISD to allowing recess on playgrounds and in-person graduations

8 hours ago   |   ABC

You're still going to have to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Plus, schools will have to come up with an event safety plan.
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Delightful ‘Sesame Street' doc shows how the sunny days started

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW “STREET GANG: HOW WE GOT TO SESAME STREET” Rated PG. At Landmark Kendall Square Cinema. Grade: B+ How did the phenomenon known as “Sesame Street” come to be? Well...
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Penn, Drexel requiring students to be vaccinated for fall semester

9 hours ago   |   ABC

The University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University have announced that students will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 for the fall semester.
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80 pounds of Tannerite used during gender reveal; explosion shakes several...

80 pounds of Tannerite used during gender reveal; explosion shakes several New Hampshire towns

The person who purchased and detonated the Tannerite is cooperating with investigators, police said. Read more ...

Health officials report 3,369 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 22 deaths

Health officials report 3,369 cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, 22 deaths

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Department of Public Health Friday reported 3,369 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 22 additional deaths. The... Read more ...

San Diego Gaslamp Quarter shooting leaves 1 dead, 4 wounded

San Diego Gaslamp Quarter shooting leaves 1 dead, 4 wounded

The gunman had been bumping into people and verbally picking fights, police said. Read more ...

Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight

Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight

Opening the final session of the two-day virtual global climate summit, President Joe Biden says he wants to shift the conversation from climate threat to economic opportunities. Read more ...

White House reveals Biden's first overseas trip will be to Europe

White House reveals Biden's first overseas trip will be to Europe

The White House announced Friday that President Biden will make his first foreign trip in June with stops in the UK and Belgium. Read more ...

CDC says women under 50 are at the highest risk of blood clots after J&J...

CDC says women under 50 are at the highest risk of blood clots after J&J shot as advisors debate the vaccine's future

Summary List Placement Fifteen women who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine have developed a rare type of blood clot in their brains, officials disclosed in slides... Read more ...

Animal control officer uses mother duck noise on her phone to coax ducklings...

Animal control officer uses mother duck noise on her phone to coax ducklings from storm drain

An animal control officer noticed a mother duck in distress and called for help. Eleven ducklings were trapped in a storm drain. Read more ...

Manchester United wing legend Ryan Giggs charged with assaulting two women...

Manchester United wing legend Ryan Giggs charged with assaulting two women as Wales announce he will NOT lead team at Euros

Manchester United icon Ryan Giggs - the current manager of the Welsh national team - has been charged with assaulting two women in an incident stemming from November... Read more ...

‘I'm in': Caitlyn Jenner signs paperwork, will run for governor of California

‘I'm in': Caitlyn Jenner signs paperwork, will run for governor of California

With California Governor Gavin Newsom facing a likely recall vote, former Olympian and reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner has announced a run for his seat as a Republican. Jenner... Read more ...

Raw video: VP Kamala Harris is greeted by governor, senator, congressman

Raw video: VP Kamala Harris is greeted by governor, senator, congressman

Watch as Kamala Harris is greeted at Laconia Municipal Airport by Gov. Chris Sununu. Sen. Maggie Hassan and Rep. Chris Pappas. Read more ...