U.S. Student Debt in ‘Serious Delinquency’ Tops $166 Billion

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Source:  MSN Money Student-loan delinquencies surged last year, hitting consecutive records of $166.3 billion in the third quarter and $166.4 billion in the fourth. Bloomberg calculated the dollar amounts from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s quarterly household-debt report, which includes only the total owed and the percentage delinquent at least 90 days or …

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Florida sixth-grader charged with misdemeanor after refusing to recite Pledge of Allegiance

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Source:  MSN A Florida student is facing misdemeanor charges after a confrontation with his teacher that began with his refusal to recite the Pledge of Allegiance and escalated into what officials described as disruptive behavior. The student, a sixth-grader at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in Lakeland, Fla., east of Tampa, refused to stand for the …

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‘Zombie’ deer disease is in 24 states and thousands of infected deer are eaten each year, expert warns

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Source:  MSN An infectious disease deadly in deer has spread to 24 states, and experts warned that the ailment – unofficially dubbed “zombie” deer disease – could one day hit humans. Chronic wasting disease, or CWD, has afflicted free-ranging deer, elk and/or moose in 24 states and two Canadian provinces as of January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. “We …

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