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Students tour new alternative school´s campus

December 18, 2013 5:14 pm

Students of County Community New School toured the construction site of their new campus Wednesday. Kevin Lal, 18, was one of those students.  Wearing a yellow hard hat, Lal joined his classmates gingerly walking through the hammering and sawing getting a sneak peak at what’s to come. “I think this is the change the school […]

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Oakland gift shop busted with 28 pounds of pot, hashish

December 18, 2013 4:56 pm

Police in Oakland arrested three people and seized 28 pounds of marijuana and hashish from a gift shop after serving a search warrant Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities. According to a press release, Oakland police had recently received information regarding a “gift shop” near 55th Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way which was reportedly […]

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Cardinal George to Celebrate 50 Years as Priest

December 18, 2013 4:53 pm

Chicago's Cardinal Francis George is celebrating a major milestone with a Mass at Holy Name Cathedral.

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The Black Voices Of 2013

December 18, 2013 4:52 pm

From George Zimmerman's not guilty verdict, to the March on Washington and the Black Santa controversy, our HuffPost Live panel of all-stars weighs in on the biggest stories in black news from 2013.

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Farewell to Mayor Bloomberg

December 18, 2013 4:51 pm

New York Post editorial writer Rob George on the three-term New York City mayor’s legacy. Photos: Getty Images

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In Rare Bipartisan Move, Congress Passes Budget

December 18, 2013 4:43 pm

By a 64-36 vote, the Senate passed a bipartisan budget deal, sending the bill to the president's desk for his signature.

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The 10 Best Dog Vines of 2013

December 18, 2013 4:43 pm

Dogs are man's best teacher. Here's all the things dogs taught us on Vine this year.

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Trainer of Brave Seeing-Eye Dog Not Surprised By Canine´s Heroics

December 18, 2013 4:42 pm

INSIDE EDITION spoke to Jessy DiNapoli, the trainer of Orlando, the seeing-eye dog that saved his master after he feel onto subway tracks in New York City.

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Fake news story about SF school results in harassment, threats

December 18, 2013 4:29 pm

A story published on a satirical news site resulted in an elementary school in San Francisco being harassed with an overabundance phone calls and emails. The National Report, which describes itself as “a news and political satire web publication,” ran a story on Dec. 11 with the headline “9-Year-Old Suspended For Saying ‘Merry Christmas.’” The […]

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Harvard Student Accused of Campus Bomb Hoax

December 18, 2013 4:22 pm

Bomb threats that led to the evacuations of four Harvard University campus buildings this week were made by a student trying to get out of taking a final exam, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

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