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As classes resume, school districts around the country try different approaches toward police on campus.
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A minimum-wage increase will be a boon to tens of thousands of workers in San Francisco, D.C., and other cities. These hikes don't stymie business—in fact, they don't go far enough to address inequality.
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Some top mathematicians and computer scientists are devoting time to the problem.
Houston can't quit the Eighth Wonder of the World—but it can't quite decide what to do with it, either.
But whether America's cargo capital can support a real urban center remains to be seen.