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Wednesday - 07/30/2014, 12:10pm EDT

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Wednesday - 07/30/2014, 09:42am EDT

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Wednesday - 07/30/2014, 03:42am EDT

Texas regents pick McRaven as chancellor finalist

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Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 09:52pm EDT

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Md. schools get $10.7M grant to study STDs

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University chiefs to testify on Corcoran merger

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Montgomery school board overhauls spending policy

Facing intense criticism, the Montgomery County Board of Education voted unanimously Monday to overhaul its spending and reimbursement policy.

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