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Teenage boys at Maryland school rated female classmates based on their looks – so the girls fought back

Teenage boys at Maryland school rated female classmates based on their looks - so the girls fought backIt included the names of 18 girls in the Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School’s International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, ranked and rated on the basis of their looks, from 5.5 to 9.4, with decimal points to the hundredth place. A group of male students in their program created the list more than a year ago, but it resurfaced earlier this month, through text messages and whispers during class. One male classmate, seeing the name of his good friend Nicky Schmidt on the list, told her about it, and within 24 hours, dozens of girls had heard about the list.



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Grieving New Zealand looks for lessons from Christchurch attack

Grieving New Zealand looks for lessons from Christchurch attackAfter days of intense grieving for New Zealand’s worst-ever mass shooting, attention began to turn to how the country’s gun laws need to change and what warning signs might have been missed ahead of a gunman’s attack on two mosques that killed 50 people. Bodies of the victims of Friday’s attacks in Christchurch were being washed and prepared for burial in a Muslim ritual process, with teams of volunteers flown in from overseas to assist with the heavy workload. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said her Cabinet had made in-principle decisions on changes to gun laws which she would announce next Monday, saying now was the time to act on tightening access to firearms.



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I got into 39 colleges without cheating: What applying to schools looks like in 2019

I got into 39 colleges without cheating: What applying to schools looks like in 2019Jordan Nixon got into 39 colleges without any celebrity parents or $ 500,000 bribes. But that doesn't mean it wasn't "stressful to say the least."



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Venezuela has endured four days of blackouts. This is what it looks like there

Venezuela has endured four days of blackouts. This is what it looks like thereVenezuela is already experiencing a political crisis. Now, its citizens are enduring the fourth day of blackouts across the country.



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Gloria Allred reveals she's given investigators what looks like a third R. Kelly sex tape

Gloria Allred reveals she's given investigators what looks like a third R. Kelly sex tapeAttorney Gloria Allred says her client has discovered another tape that appears to show embattled singer R. Kelly sexually abusing underage girls.



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Religious school that India says it bombed looks undamaged and deserted

Religious school that India says it bombed looks undamaged and desertedA Reuters team saw the madrasa, or religious school, on Thursday from 100 meters away at the site of a crater where two Indian missiles struck. High-resolution satellite images reviewed by Reuters on Wednesday also showed that the madrasa, said to be run by militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad, appears to be still standing and virtually unchanged from an April 2018 satellite photo of the facility. Local residents told Reuters the school, near Jaba village and the town of Balakot in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, was no longer operational.



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The Morgan Plus Six Looks Familiar, in a Reassuring British Sort of Way

The Morgan Plus Six Looks Familiar, in a Reassuring British Sort of WayIt's an all-new car, with modern conveniences including the first turbocharged engine on a Morgan and even a small digital screen on the dash.



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Man who looks like Kim Jong Un deported from Vietnam ahead of Trump meeting with North Korean leader

Man who looks like Kim Jong Un deported from Vietnam ahead of Trump meeting with North Korean leaderHoward X, a Hong Kong resident who is a Kim Jong Un lookalike, and Trump impersonator Russell White were detained and told to stop their act.



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Canada looks to reunite Syrian family after fire claims seven kids

Canada looks to reunite Syrian family after fire claims seven kidsCanada is looking to quickly bring over siblings of a Syrian refugee distraught over the loss of her seven children in a Halifax house fire, the prime minister said Thursday. “The immigration minister is seized with this particular case,” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said when asked if Ottawa would fast-track the immigration or asylum process to bring the woman’s brothers to Canada in order to provide her with family support. The family was among tens of thousands of Syrian refugees welcomed by Canada over the past four years.



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The New Ford Focus ST Looks Awesome and Makes 276 Horsepower

The New Ford Focus ST Looks Awesome and Makes 276 HorsepowerIt's not too late for Ford to change its mind about bringing this hot hatch to America, is it?



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