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Buyer's remorse on Common Core for policymakers?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Millions of students will sit down at computers this year to take new tests rooted in the Common Core standards for math and reading, but policymakers in many states are having buyer's remorse....
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Detroit's historic bankruptcy trial to begin

DETROIT (AP) -- Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a federal judge at the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved....
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Waldo suspends 2 police chiefs after quota claims

WALDO, Fla. (AP) -- The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six times: 65 mph becomes 55 mph; 55 becomes 45; then goes back to 55; then back down to 45; to 55 again and eventually, 35 mph....
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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone....
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School to begin in Chicago with more safety guards

CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago children will walk past even more guards on their first day of school than last year, when concerns about safety prompted the city to line the streets with 1,200 adults every day....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the United States should commit to airstrikes in Syria where they have captured a military base? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
66%
No:
34%
Total Votes: 1,213

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about right?

Not Enough:
75%
About Right:
18%
Too Much:
7%
Total Votes: 25,210