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Kindergarten Enrollment Fell Last Year. Now Schools Wonder How Many Kids Are Coming

It's too soon to say if schools will see a surge, but they do know that kindergartners are entering their first year of school with a wide range of experience.

Daydreaming Radiohead
I Am the Resurrection The Stone Roses
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Just A Cloud (feat. Vilja Larjosto) Lusine

Caroline Marks of the United States competes during Tokyo 2020 women's round 1 heat of surfing at Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, on Sunday. Du Yu/Xinhua News Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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Surfing Makes Waves At The Olympics For The First Time

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Supporters of former President Donald Trump flock to the Jan. 6 rally in Washington, D.C. Officials who were speakers at that rally are under scrutiny over the riot at the U.S. Capitol later that day. Samuel Corum/Getty Images hide caption

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A Lawsuit Against Jan. 6 Rally Speakers Forces DOJ To Consider Who's Legally Immune

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Jessfield Park The Shanghai Restoration Project
Triangle BadBadNotGood

In this 2012 photo, Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer Kurama leads other vessels during a fleet review in Sagami Bay, south of Tokyo. Japan recently made a marked shift by vowing to protect Taiwan. Itsuo Inouye/AP hide caption

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After Being Silent For Decades, Japan Now Speaks Up About Taiwan — And Angers China

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Inkunzi Ayihlabi Ngokumisa (HOD Remix) Johnny Clegg

Brendan Paul (center) poses in front of newlyweds Jess Sandoval and Alana Stroebel at the Graceland wedding chapel in downtown Las Vegas. Nate Hegyi/Mountain West News Bureau hide caption

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Viva Las Vegas! The City's $2 Billion Wedding Industry Is Back

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Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley
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Flatiron Suzanne Kraft

#FreeBritney protesters gather outside the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in Los Angeles. Similar rallies have been taking place around the world in recent weeks. Emma McIntyre/Getty Images hide caption

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They Were Laughed At For Their #FreeBritney Activism. Not Anymore

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