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Feds To Tour Rio Grande Valley Over Barriers To Special Education Access

(AP) – The U.S. Department of Education plans to send officials to tour Texas and take public comment on the state reportedly capping student enrollment in special education.  Federal officials will visit Houston, Dallas, Austin, El Paso and the Rio Grande Valley next month. Members of the public unable to attend sessions can leave online […]


Trump Team Says He Backs Disputed Dakota Access Oil Pipeline

(AP) – President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, a policy that a spokesman says is not related to Trump’s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline. Spokesman Bryan Lanza says in a memo to supporters Trump’s backing for the pipeline near a North Dakota […]


Kerry: US, Russia Studying New Ideas To Stop Syria Fighting

(AP) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he has exchanged “ideas” with his Russian counterpart on how to stop the fighting in Aleppo, Syria.  He says the ideas will be tested in follow-up discussions next week. He didn’t elaborate. After meeting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Friday in Rome, Kerry said “nobody is […]