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School shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School

School shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School

Oct 24, 2014 by Sarah Morgan

Place of the Day: Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Washington. A student opened fire, killing himself and a classmate and wounding others.

The mayor of Iguala, Mexico, is accused of ordering an attack on students

The mayor of Iguala, Mexico, is accused of ordering an attack on students

Oct 23, 2014 by Patrick deHahn

Place of the Day: Iguala, Mexico, where protesters are demanding to know if it’s true that their mayor ordered the police to attack students.

If you don’t get enough sleep, trick your brain into thinking you did
Over 100,000 young athletes are homeless

Over 100,000 young athletes are homeless

Oct 21, 2014 by Jessica McGreal

And the homeless problem keeps getting worse.

Practice your pitches on your novice pals
Peace Corps enrollment is up by freaking 70%!

Peace Corps enrollment is up by freaking 70%!

Oct 08, 2014 by Patrick deHahn

Here’s why everyone’s joining the Peace Corps.

How Teens in Colorado Fought to Learn Real History and Won

How Teens in Colorado Fought to Learn Real History and Won

Oct 03, 2014 by Lauren Wethers

Students in Colorado led their community in a fight against the school board’s efforts to white-wash history. Here’s how they won.