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52 MINS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Feds probe district's immigrant teacher hiring

Feds probe district's immigrant teacher hiring DALLAS (AP) — A North Texas school district is facing a federal investigation and a payout of more than $500,000 to reimburse international teachers after their recruitment violated regulations.

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1 HOUR AGO - CNN

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Texas blast called 'preventable'

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board blames a fertilizer company and regulators for the 2013 explosion that killed 15 people and ravaged a small Texas town.

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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Texas district to pay $30K in mercury health costs

ODESSA, Texas (AP) — West Texas school officials have decided to pay $30,000 in health care costs for students exposed to mercury brought to a school by an Odessa ninth-grader. The Odessa American (http://bit.ly/1hp8pCk ) reported Wednesday that Ector County Independent School District trustees voted to cap the amount at $30,000 for students contaminated in the March 18 incident.

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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Texas quarantine expanded for citrus disease

The state Department of Agriculture expanded the citrus greening quarantine areas in South Texas on Monday to cover Hidalgo and Cameron counties. The bacterium is carried from an infected tree to healthy ones by the Asian citrus psyllid, a tiny brown insect that showed up in Florida in 1998. The psyllids do not travel great distances on their own, but ...

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1 HOUR AGO - WorldNetDaily

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Teacher yanks 2nd-grader's Bible

(KHOU-TV) CYPRESS, Texas — The family of a 2nd grade student at Hamilton Elementary says their daughter’s book of choice – the Bible – was an issue of concern for her teacher, and that two weeks ago, during a “read to myself” time, the girl’s teacher took her Bible away. The family did not go to [...]

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