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Today's news from around the world sheds light on people and organizations doing their part to make the world a little bit safer and brighter for everyone. As always, our selections are inspired by the Front Pages posted daily on Newseum.org.
As more places across the country reopen, many people are seeing the consequences of inadequate health safety and resource preparation ripple through businesses, institutions, and schools. Students have been abandoned at school bus stops, restaurants are being cited for improper health safety without consistent repercussions, and community gathering spaces are seeing COVID-19 outbreaks after events. Plus, as the presidential election hurtles forward, people are evaluating the recent debates as a deciding factor in their votes. Th...
In today’s news headlines NASA is operating another fascinating mission. One more victory on the scientific front includes the FDA approval of a COVID-19 drug. As always, these stories are courtesy of Newseum.org.Press-Register, Published in Mobile, Alabama
Good day! Today's news from around the world discusses same-sex civil unions and the Catholic Church, the folks volunteering to work the polls on election day, virtual special education success tips, the benefits of interdisciplinary mental health resources and international goals to curb climate change. As always, our selections are inspired by the Front Pages posted daily on Newseum.org.
In today's headlines, wildfires increase on the West coast, a local town reinvents its library services, the Dodgers celebrate their latest win, our Presidential candidates prepare for the next debate, and a beloved sea turtle finally returns to her natural habitat. As always, our selections are inspired and curated from Newseum.
In today’s news headlines, protesters in Nigeria campaign against police violence in their country. Global humanitarian organizations work on future plans to get coronavirus vaccines to places with poor infrastructure. In the US there are news items regarding taxes and the education system in the time of coronavirus as well as plans to nurture national forests. As always, these headlin...
Did you know that influential American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer John Dewey was born this day, October 20th, 1859 in Burlington, Vermont? The third of fourth sons to Archibald Dewey and Lucia Artemisia Rich, John Dewey attended public schools in his hometown before enrolling at the age of 15 years at the University of Vermont. He went on to earn a doctorate from Johns Hopkins University in 1884, after ...
Happy Monday to our TC friends and beyond. Today's news covers legislation that protects voters and tenants, a small newspaper that had a march composed for them, a generous woman who cleans tombstones for people she's never met and a Saudi artist who just won a Guinness World Record. As always, our selections are inspired by the Front Pages posted daily on Newseum.org.
Two particularly interesting articles today delve into the current crisis faced by the people and marine life of the Galapagos as well as details on the procedure behind getting a vaccine developed and approved. Other stories deal with the ramifications of coronavirus and the fires on the West Coast. As always, these headlines are courtesy of Newseum.org
In today’s news headlines there are items regarding the census, NASA and more virus and election stories. Yesterday marked the last day of the 2020 census and the turnout for voting in this year’s election has been vigorous so far. As always, these headlines are courtesy of Newseum.org.