Williams and Blanco push the Phillies past the Mariners 4-1

...homestand with just their third win in the last 10 games.TRAINER'S ROOMMariners: RHP Felix Hernandez is fine after an early exit and plans to start at Boston on Friday night. The five-time All-Star left after five innings because he was hit by a one-hopper...
Venus Williams, Tsonga lose in Cincinnati

...Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Venus Williams left their winning touch in Canada.Tsonga followed his week of big upsets with an early exit Tuesday, losing his opening match at the Western & Southern Open. Two days after he won his second Masters title by beating...
Mormon church bucks the trend that some Americans have been disappointed in their churches."When Americans are disappointed in their churches, they exit and usually look for another church. Recently, for many non-conservatives, it is organized religion as a whole that has...
Juneau Golf Club thanks participating businesses

...a hole or providing a door prize for this event. Hole sponsors were: Alaska USA FCU ?Pamela Johnston and Nancy Hudson, Exit Realty of Juneau-Marty Lentz, Latitude 58-Holly Cerne, Flat Rate Realty- Suzan FitzGerald, Sherwin-Williams Company -Eric...
Superintendent talks bargaining, testing

...and transitioning to completely computerized Alaska Measures of Progress testing. The district has also done away with its exit exam, but will now be required to provide SAT, ACT and ACT WorkKeys testing to all graduating high school seniors.One of...
10 questions for "Boeing" director Brandon Demery

...intervals as Bernard's three girlfriends make their entrances and exits. How did you coordinate this?I actually made more work for...three acts.In the end, all of the timing of entrances and exits is written into the script. I had the actors run entrances...
On school 'lockdown': What does it mean?

...principal, designee or employee over the intercom. But the safety measures aren't as severe. All building entrances and exits are locked, as are exterior windows, but students don't have to turn off the lights, stay quiet in the classroom or crouch...
House Finance balks over planned exiting exit exam

...Education and Early Development would terminate the high school exit exam under a bill being considered.The bill, sponsored by...a Republican from Fairbanks, would phase out the high school exit examination. It would also give 2,272 Alaskans holding a letter...
House passes bill to end high school exit exam

...graduation exam.The vote was 32-5. The measure now goes to the Senate.The exit exam tests student aptitude in reading, English and mathematics.House...classes, seniors will be eligible to receive diplomas without passing the exit exam.
Finances hold up high school exit exam repeal

One of the proposals to repeal Alaska's high school exit exam is stuck in a House committee drawer while the financial implications of the bill are worked out.The House finance committee...
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