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Students Say University Of Mary Washington Failed To Address Yik Yak Threats

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm

A feminist group at the University of Mary Washington is suing the school under Title IX for allegedly failing to respond to various threats made against them. Some are tied to the anonymous social messaging app Yik Yak.

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Greece's Aegean Islands Struggle To Handle Influx Of Migrants

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm

The number of migrants and refugees crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey to Greece has tripled since last year. The coast guard and police are overwhelmed trying to document and house migrants.

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California Prepares For Difficult Fire Season Amid Drought

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm

Firefighters in California depend on water from lakes and reservoirs to help fight wildfires. But water levels have fallen because of the ongoing drought, and some water sources may be too low to use.

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'Haqqathon' Takes Anti-ISIS Fight To Cyberspace

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm

In Arabic, haqq is the word for truth. Muslim software designers gathered recently for a "haqqathon" to develop social media products that can compete with violent extremists online.

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At Long Last, Taxidermied Hyenas In Chicago Get Their Own Diorama

Thu, 05/07/2015 - 3:30pm

After years tucked away in the Reptile Hall at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, four striped taxidermied hyenas are finally getting their own diorama.

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