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Agnes J. Johnson recognizes students

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CR gives out $125,000 in scholarships to students

Eureka >> On Wednesday April 8 College of the Redwoods honored the generous scholarship donors and congratulated the scholarship winners for both fall and spring semesters. This annual celebration brings donors and students together to share a l...

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  • Business

    Daily Breeze of Torrance, Los Angeles Times win Pulitzers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) The Daily Breeze of Torrance won the Pulitzer Prize for local reporting Monday for a series of stories exposing corruption and cronyism in a small, cash-strapped California school district whose superintendent was ultimately...

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  • News

    University of Colorado opens campus for 4/20 pot celebration

    DENVER (AP) The University of Colorado in Boulder was open to the public on 4/20, the unofficial pot holiday, for the first time in four years on Monday.The school had blocked public access to snuff out one of the nation's largest marijuana...

    By Colleen Slevin, Associated Press|

  • News

    Nevada Common Core test crashes again on first full day back

    LAS VEGAS (AP) Nevada schools will have to document at least two attempts if they can't or won't finish the troubled Common Core testing, as two other states seemed to bounce back from technical problems that halted the federally mandated...

    By Sally Ho, Associated Press|

  • News

    European physicist discusses Higgs boson at Brown University

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) The historic 2012 discovery of the Higgs boson particle and the particle accelerator that detected it are getting scientists closer to understanding the creation of the universe, the head of the European Organization for...

    By Amy Anthony, Associated Press|

  • Health

    Stanford, Harvard researchers to share $500K medical prize

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Two scientists whose work on modern research technologies is expected to speed the pace of medical discoveries will share one of the richest prizes in medicine and science next month, officials at a New York hospital said...

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  • Entertainment

    Chemistry Ph.D. student illustrates her thesis in comic book

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) Late last spring, a doctoral student worked late into the night. As she doodled, her chemistry thesis took on a life of its own, transforming into a comic book.Veronica Berns, 28, was working on her Ph. D. in chemistry at the...

    By Dana Ferguson, Associated Press|

  • Oddities

    Parking lot honker: Grumpy goose takes over high school lot

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) There's a lot of honking going on at a suburban New York high school parking lot, and it's not coming from the drivers.CBS New York (http://cbsloc.al/1J2EfaM ) says a foul-tempered Canada goose has taken over the lot at...

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  • Entertainment

    Members of hip-hop group Migos arrested after Georgia show

    STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) All three members of the hip-hop group Migos face drug and weapon charges following their arrests after they left the stage at a weekend performance at Georgia Southern University, authorities said.The group and its...

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  • News

    Police arrest 4 after student shot at Charlotte university

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Four men are facing multiple charges after the early-morning shooting of a student on the campus of a small, private university in Charlotte.Police say the suspects visited Johnson C. Smith University around 1 a.m. Sunday...

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  • Health

    Report: Hostile workplace at university Alzheimer's center

    LOS ANGELES (AP) An investigation found that female faculty at the Alzheimer's disease research center at the University of California, Los Angeles, worked under hostile conditions, according to a newspaper report.In a letter to research center...

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