Eagles Move On From QB Michael Vick!
According to reports from CBSSports.com, The Philadelphia Eagles have decided to part ways with Quarterback Michael Vick and go in another direction regarding the backup quarterback position! Vick has spent the last five seasons in Philadelphia. According to the report, the New York Jets and Oakland Raiders are among the teams possibly interesting in Vick.
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Source: CBS Sports
Feds Sue Philly Schools!
Federal officials have filed suit against the Philadelphia School District over its rules that limits employee beards to a quarter-inch in length.
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Source: Philadelphia Magazine
SAT Getting A Face-Lift!
The SATs, which have terrorized generations of high school kids, are getting a face-lift. Say goodbye to the mandatory essay portion and many obscure vocabulary words. And it gets better; students won’t be penalized for a wrong answer anymore. But slow your roll juniors and seniors because the new test won’t roll out until the spring of 2016.
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Source: The New York Times
Staples Will Close Some Stores!
Staples will close up to 225 stores in North America by the end of next year as it seeks to trim about $500 million in costs annually by 2015.
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