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Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US
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Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The COVID-19 pandemic spared no state or region as it caused historic learning setbacks for America’s children, erasing decades of academic progress and widening racial disparities, according to results of a national test that provide the sharpest look yet at the scale of the crisis. Across the country, math scores saw their...

Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US
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Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US

Peggy Carr, Commissioner of the National Center for Education, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press about the National Assessment of Education Process, Friday, Oct. 21, 2022, in Washington. Credit: AP Photo/Alex Brandon The COVID-19 pandemic spared no state or region as it caused historic learning setbacks for America’s children, erasing decades of academic...

Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US
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Test scores show historic COVID setbacks for kids across US

WASHINGTON — The COVID-19 pandemic spared no state or region as it caused historic learning setbacks for America’s children, erasing decades of academic progress and widening racial disparities, according to results of a national test that provide the sharpest look yet at the scale of the crisis. Across the country, math scores saw their largest...

Donetsk city hall bombing adds to string of setbacks for the Kremlin – POLITICO
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Donetsk city hall bombing adds to string of setbacks for the Kremlin – POLITICO

A pro-Moscow official in the occupied Ukrainian region of Donetsk claimed that the mayor’s office in the separatist-controlled territory had been hit by Ukrainian rockets on Sunday. “According to incoming information, today at 7:37 [6:37 a.m. in CET] there was a direct hit by enemy ordnance on Donetsk’s city administration building,” Alexey Kulemzin, who has...

Donetsk city hall bombing adds to string of setbacks for the Kremlin – POLITICO
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Donetsk city hall bombing adds to string of setbacks for the Kremlin – POLITICO

A pro-Moscow official in the occupied Ukrainian region of Donetsk claimed that the mayor’s office in the separatist-controlled territory had been hit by Ukrainian rockets on Sunday. “According to incoming information, today at 7:37 [6:37 a.m. in CET] there was a direct hit by enemy ordnance on Donetsk’s city administration building,” Alexey Kulemzin, who has...

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Are Putin’s Ukraine war setbacks pushing us closer to nuclear war?

Last Thursday evening, President Joe Biden dropped a political bombshell when he said the world is now at the highest risk of nuclear “Armageddon” than at any time since the Cuban Missile Crisis. For the first time since that Cold War confrontation began on Oct. 16, 1962 – nearly 60 years ago to the day...

Russian elites are speaking out on Moscow’s setbacks in Ukraine
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Russian elites are speaking out on Moscow’s setbacks in Ukraine

A growing list of failings and military defeats in Ukraine have spawned angry outbursts from members of the Russian elite – including lawmakers, media figures and at least one former general – who generally still support Vladimir Putin’s “special military operation” but are now actively blaming army chiefs for a slew of military reversals.  Public criticism of the army was...

Pro-Kremlin Pundits ‘Scared to Death’ by Ukraine War Setbacks: Reporter
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Pro-Kremlin Pundits ‘Scared to Death’ by Ukraine War Setbacks: Reporter

Pro-Kremlin pundits are “furious’ over Moscow’s setbacks in the Ukraine war, a Russian independent reporter said.  The pundits are “scared to death” about the prospect of Ukraine defeating Russia in the war, Ekaterina Kotrikadze told CNN.  Last month, Ukrainian forces launched a counteroffensive in the war, resulting in them reclaiming territory. Loading Something is loading....