Negotiators agree on per-pupil school funding

JUNEAU - House and Senate budget negotiators agreed Tuesday to a provision that fully funds the per-student funding formula for the coming year, as work continued to try...
Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget reflect borrowing over that time.Negotiators addressed two other key issues: a shortfall...the details with our colleagues."Negotiators hoped to officially file the legislation...Reserve would provide new revenues.Negotiators looked to address two other key issues...
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Islamic State group advances in central Syria, seizing town talks seeking to revive a moribund political process and end his country's civil war.But Walid al-Moallem said negotiators failed to convince his government's foes to curb their support for "terrorism." Syria's government refers to the entire...
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Obama: Limit standardized tests

...diminish their significance in determining whether schools are up to par. The legislation is in limbo while House and Senate negotiators figure out how to reconcile the competing versions.Administration officials said that in many cases, testing is redundant...
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Diplomats: Iran announcement planned Monday

VIENNA - Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks plan to...resolved."Despite the caution, the negotiators appeared to be on the cusp of an agreement...June 30 was missed. The mood among negotiators had turned more somber each time a...
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Diplomats: Iran nuclear agreement likely today

...a day in which American and Iranian negotiators appeared to be struggling to clear final...front of "Iran Deal" to reflect that negotiators weren't there yet. The proposed the talks, he told reporters that negotiators are "sleepy and overworked...
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Iran's leader calls for continued anti-US struggle

VIENNA - As negotiators at Iran nuclear talks labored to make headway, the country's...monitoring could be a cover for Western spying. Diplomats say Iran's negotiators have signaled a willingness to compromise, but hardliners in Iran...
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Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

VIENNA - Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks broke through their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of...
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Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

...director of fisheries research for US Fish and Wildlife Service at the Auke Bay Lab. While working at the lab he was the lead negotiator for the US government Fisheries Treaties for the US, Japan and Russia. He visited Moscow as a diplomat on 17 occasions and...
Negotiator helps end armed standoff

...Two hours later, five members of the trooper Special Emergency Response Team arrived. At about 4:30 a.m., a trooper negotiator arrived and was able to talk Stephan into giving himself up. Troopers said they believe alcohol was a factor in the incident...


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