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US schools rethink meal-debt policies that humiliate kids

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Teaching assistant Kelvin Holt watched as a preschool student fell to the back of a cafeteria line during breakfast in Killeen, Texas, as if trying to hide. “The cash register woman says to this 4-year-old girl, verbatim, ‘You have no money,’” said Holt, describing the incident last year. A milk …

No ‘specific agenda,’ but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday will be brimming with global intrigue, but the White House says there’s “no specific agenda.” So in the absence of a set list of topics, what are two of the world’s most famously unpredictable leaders to discuss? Trump, who …

Austin Barnes and the tools of persistence – Orange County Register

LOS ANGELES — Austin Barnes, bench-bound as a freshman, heard the clock ticking. As a sophomore he wanted to make Arizona State’s travel squad so desperately that he would have tuned up the bus.. Instead he did something more dangerous and frustrating and potentially as degrading. He became a catcher.. “Both catchers got hurt and …