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Questions Dropped, Time Added for Missouri Teaching Exams

Hopeful Missouri teachers will have more time to answer fewer questions on some certification exams after complaints that not enough candidates were passing, but the State Board of Education stopped short Tuesday of lowering the scores needed to pass.

06/16/2015

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First Positive Test for West Nile Virus in Illinois in 2015

The department reports St. Clair County Health Department employees collected a positive mosquito batch Tuesday in O’Fallon.

05/29/2015

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Bills Would Require High School Students to Pass Civics Exam to Graduate

The bills revise current Missouri law that requires high school seniors to take an exam about the U.S. and Missouri Constitutions. Instead, they will take an exam similar to the test taken by naturalized citizens.

03/19/2015

A tornado rips through the Oklahoma City area Monday afternoon, May 20, 2013.
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Mo. Tornado Drill Scheduled for Thursday

The Missouri statewide tornado drill is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.

03/06/2014

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St. Louis City Schools Only Rate “Fair” With State Auditor’s Office

Lack of cooperation from the district almost dropped rating down to “Poor”.

09/04/2013

The Wanted Play What’s That Song? – Part 1

We put their music love to the test when the guys were in NYC, playing a backstage game of What’s That Song? Here’s what happened in the first round.

01/18/2013

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East St. Louis Principal Accused of Letting Students Cheat on State Test

Exams are used to determine a school’s progress under the federal No Child Left Behind Act.

08/16/2012

UPDATED: Warning Siren Tests Postponed

Pushed back to next week.

01/25/2012

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Flaws Mar First Nationwide EAS Test

Double audio heard on some stations, no audio on others

11/09/2011

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Illinois To Be Part of 1st Nationwide Alert Test

Several federal agencies, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, will participate in the test.

10/18/2011

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