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Study on I.Q. Prompts Debate on Family Dynamics By BENEDICT CAREY Published: June 25, 2007 The new evidence that eldest children develop higher I.Q.’s than their siblings has intensified the debate over two of the most stubborn questions in social science: What are the family...
Districts shell out in race for new teachers By TERRY WEBSTER Star-Telegram Staff Writer Starting salaries for teachers in Tarrant County are already the highest in the state, and the race is on to boost their pay even higher for the coming school year. The Northwest school...
Obama is a big hit with crowd at speech Web Posted: 06/25/2007 12:03 AM CDT Jenny LaCoste-Caputo Express-News Staff Writer Barack Obama drew a crowd of 1,000 people to Sunset Station on Sunday, many of whom stood in the sauna-like heat for nearly two hours waiting to hear the...
Addiction experts say video games not an addiction Mon Jun 25, 2007 12:58AM BST CHICAGO (Reuters) - Doctors backed away on Sunday from a controversial proposal to designate video game addiction as a mental disorder akin to alcoholism, saying psychiatrists should study the issue...
School Officials Black Out Photo of a Gay Student’s Kiss By MANNY FERNANDEZ Published: June 24, 2007 NEWARK, June 23 — It started with a kiss. Andre Jackson, a senior at East Side High School, leaned over his boyfriend’s shoulder one day several months ago and kissed him on the...
More boys seek out breast-reduction surgery Teenagers account for 70% of males who got procedure Alex Kuczynski, New York Times Sunday, June 24, 2007 On a recent afternoon, Dr. Michelle Copeland, a plastic surgeon whose offices face the Metropolitan Museum of Art, clicked her...
Carroll coach who had sex with student won't go to trial Carroll ISD: Move not to indict highlights '03 law's varying results 08:30 AM CDT on Friday, June 22, 2007 By JEFF MOSIER / The Dallas Morning News jmosier@dallasnews.com A Carroll High School swimming coach who admitted...
Teacher, 40, Marries 16-Year-Old Student Girl's Coach Resigns As Teacher POSTED: 6:00 am EDT June 21, 2007 WILMINGTON, N.C. -- A 40-year-old high school teacher and cross country coach has resigned and married a 16-year-old student. A marriage license shows Brenton Wuchae...
Hutchison says she won't vote to revive immigration bill Texas' senior senator says she cannot sanction illegal immigrant 'amnesty' By MICHELLE MITTELSTADT Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison of Texas, who has been pressured...