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Watch VideoRELATED LINKSNTSB says Amtrak train was speeding when it derailed; 7 confirmed dead House GOP panel proposes Amtrak cuts hours after deadly train crash Obama: Amtrak derailment ‘a tragedy that touches us all’ JUDY WOODRUFF: Seven dead,...
Photo by Fuse/Getty Images When my wife and I moved recently, the process forced me to dig through piles of stuff and discard what I didn’t care enough about to pack and then unpack. In the process I came across some really good stuff, and that...
Some educators says grouping students by age is too important for social-emotional development to give up grade levels altogether. Photo by Fuse/Getty Images Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Anika Anand and Ann Schimke on May 11, 2015 In a...
A young b-girl in Colombia breakdances next to her dad. Image courtesy of BOND/360. Scenes from the Arab Spring flash across the screen at the start of the new documentary “Shake the Dust.” But this film isn’t about politics or a revolution. “Our...
A butcher prepares cuts of beef on January 13, 2014. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — The government will soon require labels on packages of beef tenderized by machines so shoppers know to cook it thoroughly. The Agriculture...
Although its most popular in the Northeast corridor, where on Tuesday a train derailed in Philadelphia killing at least six, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces. Photo of...