After Failed Charter School Expansion, Baker Focuses On Small-Scale Education Initiatives
Gov. Charlie Baker focused the first two years of his term on expanding charter schools. When that failed, Baker shifted to smaller programs such as making college affordable and upgrading vocational technical schools.
U.S.-Saudi Relations Strain As Trump Promises Action Over Missing Journalist
President Trump vows severe punishment and sends Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman as the rift grows over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Opens Up About His NASCAR Career And Concussion Concerns
NASCAR great Dale Earnhardt Jr. opens up about concussions, fears and why he put the brakes on his storied career.
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