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FILE -- School buses idle in front of a school in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Report: Later School Day Start Could Benefit Students

A later start to the school day could help teenagers get the most from their classroom time and local districts should consider delaying the first bell, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Wednesday.

09/04/2013

Philip Amicone

Yonkers Mayor Says Final Year Is Bittersweet

Years ago Yonkers may not have been the most desirable place to live, but Mayor Amicone says that’s changed.

02/23/2011