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A Promising Game-Changer In HIV Prevention

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On May 24, 2011, teachers and others demonstrated against proposed budget cuts that would eliminate many teaching and staff positions and educational programs throughout the Los Angeles Unified School District. The demonstrators were at district headquarters in Los Angeles. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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LAUSD Fights Summer Brain Drain Amid Budget Cuts

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Beyond Bartering: Banking On Community Connections

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Levi Aron, left, is arraigned in Brooklyn criminal court Thursday, July 14, 2011, in New York. Aron, 35, is charged with luring 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky to his home on Monday, and then smothering him and chopping him up when he learned that a search was under way for the missing child. Detectives found the boy's feet in Aron's freezer. Louis Lanzano/AP hide caption

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Independence For Kids: When To Give It And How Much

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