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Poorly written paper earns UNC Chapel Hill student A-minus

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UNC report finds 18 years of rampant fraud

For 18 years, thousands of students at the prestigious University of North Carolina took fake "paper classes," and advisers funneled athletes into the program to keep them eligible, according to a scathing independent report released Wednesday.

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PhotoMath app solves equations for you

Say it with us: Kids today have it sooooo easy. A new smartphone app will do their math homework for them, provided it's not too complicated.

Committee recommends two JC high schools

Tuesday night, Jefferson City Public School's long range facility planning committee recommended the district move to a two high school system.

Officials: school buses are seven times safer than cars

A Missouri girl remains in the hospital Tuesday night with serious injuries after a school bus crash near Kansas City. Thirteen others suffered minor injuries near Lee's Summit West High School Monday.

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

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Why Chicago is mandating coding education

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel believes the language of the future is code writing -- and he wants every kid in Chicago to be prepared.

STUDENTS GRIEVING AFTER CLASSMATES DEATH

MU student found dead in house on N. William Street

Police tell ABC 17 News they do not suspect foul play after a student is found dead near the University of Missouri campus. Officials say Chris Nicklow, 20, was visiting friends at a house on North William Street in Columbia Sunday night.

100-year-old teacher not interested in retiring

WPIX

100-year-old teacher not interested in retiring

For most of us, hearing about your birthday on the radio is a seldom occurrence. However, in the case of Brooklyn math teacher Madeline Scotto, it's pretty much warranted.

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Centers for Disease Control

Syracuse University disinvites journalist over Ebola fears

Photojournalist Michel du Cille was scheduled to appear before students at Syracuse University this week.

But his invite was rescinded on Thursday over concerns about his potential contact with the Ebola virus.

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