• The Girls Are Back

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    The Girls Are Back
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    Morp gone wild
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    The return of AP Chemistry
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    Photographer | Ciro Gonzalez
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    Track: off to the races
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    Photographer || Zac Solomon
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    Photo Courtesy of Genya Savilov for Getty Images
Dec. 1 2013 | Ukrainian protester uses tear gas on riot police during storming of Yanukovych's administration.
  • Review: The Lego Movie B

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    Review:  The Lego Movie  B
  • Disappearance of Malaysian Flight 370 continues to confuse

    The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has baffled both the media and the public since it came to light almost two weeks ago. The plane departed from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport on March 8, with its destination being the Beijing Capital International Airport. The last known location of […]

    Disappearance of Malaysian Flight 370 continues to confuse

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A push in the right direction

A push in the right direction

April 23, 2014 at 9:37 am

Courtesy of Illustrationsource.com Following the vein of other AP tests, Collegeboard has announced that it will be changing the AP US History test for next year. Mindy Davis,...

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    Blood Moon Wows Astronomers

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    April 18, 2014 at 10:48 am
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    FLIPPED: The New AP Gov

    Photographer | Zac Solomon Twelve year AP Government veteran Kris Hizal has announced that his 2014-2015 class...

    April 3, 2014 at 1:25 pm
  • College Board brings big changes to the SAT
    College Board brings big changes to the SAT

      Kids have it too easy these days… -Dean Hoang Many high school students fear the dreaded SAT. The...

    March 27, 2014 at 10:14 am

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