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The SAT is Dropping its Essay Section, Subject Matter Tests During Pandemic

The SAT is Dropping its Essay Section, Subject Matter Tests During Pandemic

The SAT is Dropping its Essay Section, Subject Matter Tests During Pandemic The SAT is Dropping its Essay Section, Subject Matter Tests During Pandemic The College Board announced on Tuesday that it would drop the optional essay section from the SAT college entrance examination, which it administers, and that it would stop administering subject-matter tests in the United States, as …

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Seeing Color: A Matter of Nature, or Culture?

Seeing Color: A Matter of Nature, or Culture?

Seeing Color: A Matter of Nature, or Culture? Seeing Color: A Matter of Nature, or Culture? The days have turned gray, the future feels black. We’re all seeing red, we’re all feeling blue. Perhaps it’s the isolated colors that are bringing us down; perhaps what we need is a whole spectrum. All the shades of the planet are brought together …

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‘The mission is to keep the music alive no matter what’

<p>Even 50 years into an extraordinary career, Gibb is still going strong</p>

‘The mission is to keep the music alive no matter what’ ‘The mission is to keep the music alive no matter what’ E arth’s last surviving Bee Gee is calling from his home studio in South Florida, just steps from the waters of Biscayne Bay. “I used to have a great boat,” Barry Gibb says. “A speedboat.” He calls it …

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Her Abuse Was a ‘Family Matter,’ Until It Went Live

Her Abuse Was a ‘Family Matter,’ Until It Went Live

Her Abuse Was a ‘Family Matter,’ Until It Went Live Her Abuse Was a ‘Family Matter,’ Until It Went Live Lhamo, a Tibetan farmer in southwestern China, lived her life mostly outdoors and shared it online, posting videos of herself cooking, singing and picking herbs in the mountains around her village. By this fall, she had about 200,000 followers, many …

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The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter.

The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter.

The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter. The N.F.L. Has Prevented Coronavirus on the Field. Off It Is Another Matter. But in recent weeks, the number of positive cases on teams from Green Bay to Miami to Pittsburgh has jumped, forcing players, including star quarterbacks like Ben Roethlisberger and Matthew Stafford, to stay away …

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The California Ballot Propositions That Matter Most to Business

The California Ballot Propositions That Matter Most to Business

The California Ballot Propositions That Matter Most to Business The California Ballot Propositions That Matter Most to Business It’s worth paying attention to the state’s political tides, even with the focus on the White House. Some $650 million has been spent on California ballot propositions this election cycle, in what David McCuan of Sonoma State University calls “the second most …

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It’s the End of an Era for the Media, No Matter Who Wins the Election

It’s the End of an Era for the Media, No Matter Who Wins the Election

It’s the End of an Era for the Media, No Matter Who Wins the Election It’s the End of an Era for the Media, No Matter Who Wins the Election “Many media organizations have spent the past four years generally failing to adapt to a campaign, a president, a White House and an administration that is extremely online,” said Stacy-Marie …

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For Long-Term Investors, Small Things Like Presidential Elections Don’t Matter

For Long-Term Investors, Small Things Like Presidential Elections Don’t Matter

For Long-Term Investors, Small Things Like Presidential Elections Don’t Matter For Long-Term Investors, Small Things Like Presidential Elections Don’t Matter So far, based on these factors, it might seem that a Trump victory would be preferable for most investors. Yet, as I’ve pointed out, a solid BofA Global Research report came to the opposite conclusion. Mr. Biden, these analysts said, …

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‘Coloured Lives Matter’: A South African Police Shooting Like No Other

‘Coloured Lives Matter’: A South African Police Shooting Like No Other

‘Coloured Lives Matter’: A South African Police Shooting Like No Other ‘Coloured Lives Matter’: A South African Police Shooting Like No Other JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — The deadly encounter between the police and a young man from the projects, set off public outrage with all the familiar scenes: shrines of flowers and stuffed animals, clouds of tear gas and barrages …

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No, a Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Didn’t Partner With a Pro-Communist Chinese Group

No, a Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Didn’t Partner With a Pro-Communist Chinese Group

No, a Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Didn’t Partner With a Pro-Communist Chinese Group No, a Black Lives Matter Co-Founder Didn’t Partner With a Pro-Communist Chinese Group On Thursday, an article from The Daily Signal, the blog of the conservative Heritage Foundation, claimed to show a damning link between an organization started by a Black Lives Matter co-founder, Alicia Garza, and …

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