Daily Archives: January 15, 2014

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Orchestra labor dispute is over; musicians back to work Feb. 1

By: Euan Kerr & Jon Collins

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After 15 months of bitter argument, the Minnesota Orchestra lockout is over. Musicians and management reached an agreement which will have the players return to work in two weeks, with a first concert to follow shortly after. Continue reading

Teenagers without English skills face highest high school hurdles of all

By: Emma Nelson

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Every year, thousands of immigrants enroll in Minnesota public schools, but the challenges aren’t equal for all of them. As a group, the hurdles are highest for those who enter the system in high school with little or no English lanuage and writing skills. Continue reading

Ciara Confirms She’s Pregnant on “The View”!

By Desiree Browne

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Ciara’s been vocal about her love for fiance Future but she’s been tight-lipped about her pregnancy. That is, until her appearance on “The View” earlier today. Host Jenny McCarthy tweeted a picture of the two of them together, saying, “Congrats to my girl @ciara so happy for your bun in the oven.” Ciara, 28, is expecting her first child. This will be baby number five for Future and, um, baby mama number four. But if it works for Ciara then it’s fine for the us. Congratulations to Ciara. She didn’t give the hosts of “The View” a due date but it looks like she’s somewhere toward the end of her second trimester. No telling if she’s having a baby girl or boy, either. –

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LeBron James Writes Moving Open Letter to His Mom and Single Moms Everywhere

By Desiree Browne

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LeBron James has always been vocal about how much he loves his mother Gloria. Now, he’s put pen to paper to let the world know just how much she means to him. He wrote an essay for the Shriver Report titled “America’s Single Working Mothers: An Appreciation”. Continue reading