California Legislature OKs school vaccine bill

...checkpoints.The measure has prompted the most heated legislative debate of the year with thousands of parents taking to social media and flooding the Capitol in recent weeks to oppose the bill at legislative hearings. They and some lawmakers say the...
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Confederate heritage group loses its Southern influence brought in new crops of employees and executives unwilling to stomach unfavorable publicity in an era when social media can spread bad news in an instant.The Sons of Confederate Veterans were founded in 1896 as a way to honor ancestors...
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The truth about Juneau teens and sex: It's not what you (or they) think

...asked all sorts of questions relating to a wide variety of issues from gender roles and sexual identity, to race and social media usage.Only 81 students ended up responding to the 500 surveys that were submitted to those two schools. Thunder Mountain High...
Alaska's largest tribe boycotts FedEx

...believes the resolution has overwhelming support. Though some may argue it isn't meant to be offensive - and via social media some have responded to the announcement in such a manner - Peterson likens the name to another derogatory term that...
Day after SCOTUS ruling, longtime Juneau partners wed

Social media exploded with posts and hashtags Friday morning: After decades of national debate, the U.S. Supreme Court had decided that...
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Kurds keep up offensive against extremists in northern Syria

...Ramadan."God never gave the mujahedeen a promise of victory every time," al-Adnani said in the message posted on social media, adding that the faithful "may lose a battle or battles and may lose towns and areas, but will never be defeated...
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Alaska teen brings home national poetry prize of writing," she said. "A lot of students get bored with it because it's hard. Everyone nowadays looks to social media for entertainment. I was lucky to have teachers who showed us techniques for analyzing poets. And Poetry Out Loud...
Sexy ads promote water saving with a wink a Quickie."The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission intends to run the ads on billboards, buses, TV and social media. Meanwhile, officials in Southern California have gone with celebrity-heavy campaigns to urge water saving as the...
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Convicted staffer still on payroll

...Grundmann does not have a Facebook page and hasn't updated her Twitter page since October 2014 so could not be reached via social media.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at 523-2294 or at Follow her on Twitter...
Alaska Science Forum: Citizen science, social media meets the aurora

...Alabama, was to enlist people as aurora observers using social media."I had heard of Twitter, so I got online that night...period with above-average activity on the sun) with social media," she said.She is hoping the website, which increased...


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