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Houston ISD chief's $67,000 bonus raises more concern It represents 22% of his pay, compared with teachers' 4% By ERICKA MELLON Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle March 14, 2007 Houston ISD Superintendent Abelardo Saavedra will be $67,250 richer today when the school district...
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____________________________________________________________________ Female ‘fat talk’ mandatory, study finds Kvetching about cellulite may help women forge friendships By Sara Goudarzi LiveScience March 14, 2007 It’s almost inevitable: When women get together, the chatter...
___________________________________________________________________ Father fatally shoots man he found with his teen daughter, police say The 27-year-old victim returned to house after fleeing together with girl Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle March 12, 2007 A southwest Houston...
____________________________________________________________________ McCartney divorce deal SkyNews.com March 12,2007 The bitter public divorce saga between Sir Paul McCartney and estranged wife Heather Mills is nearing an end. The former Beatle appears on the verge on signing...
_____________________________________________________________________ Bill to Ban Aluminum Bats Advances By SEWELL CHAN March 12, 2007 New York City would become the first jurisdiction in the United States to prohibit the use of metal bats in high school baseball games under a...
_____________________________________________________________________ COCKTAIL PLAYDATE Tipping a few while parenting By Harlene Ellin Chicago Tribune March 11, 2007 Take five moms, add a bottle of pinot grigio, 8 to 10 kids and a playroom filled with toys, blend them in the...
___________________________________________________________________ Engineering Student From L.I. Invents 'Beer Launcher' WNBC.COM March 9, 2007 NEW YORK -- A former Long Island man who is a engineering graduate from Duke University is making things better for mankind. John...
_______________________________________________________________________ Austin delving deeper into performance pay for teachers Houston educators urge Austin to tread with care; Denver's program a national model. By Raven L. Hill AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Saturday, March 03, 2007...