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NYC To Lift Ban On Student Cellphones In SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio is lifting a longtime ban that prevented children from having cellphones in New York City public schools.
Sources To CBS2: Mayor de Blasio To Lift Ban On Cellphones In NYC SchoolsMayor Bill de Blasio is planning to lift a ban on cellphones in New York City public schools, sources told CBS2 Tuesday evening.
United Federation Of Teachers Seeks To Fight Lawsuit Against Teacher TenureThe United Federation of Teachers on Tuesday asked to become a defendant in a New York City lawsuit challenging job protections for teachers.
New York City Parents Pushing Hard For End To Teacher TenureA stunning decision to overturn teacher tenure laws in California has New York City parents mobilizing to seek the same thing here.
FDA Approves: Plan B To Be Dispensed Over The Counter; Critics Come Out SwingingThe FDA announced Tuesday it has approved making the Plan B morning-after pill available over the counter. But purchasers have to be at least 15 to buy it, and will have to provide proof of age at the cash register.