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Weeks of massive, violent protests in Hong Kong test its relationship with China

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“Discovering You,” is an original video series celebrating the careers of engineers who are inspiring the next generation. The 20-part series, complete with tailored lesson plans, will roll out every Monday with 5 new videos over the next 4 weeks.

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Beer with the prince: Liechtenstein marks its 300th anniversary

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Diversity, multiculturalism, worldwide events. You'll find plenty for classroom discussions in this listing of events.

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Is gun control possible in America?

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This week's word in the news: PROMENADE

DEFINITION:
A paved public walk, typically one along a waterfront at a resort.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
Gunfire erupted Friday morning near the Third Street promenade in Santa Monica when a guard carrying money from an armored truck shot at a man armed with a knife who police say tried to rob him.
The Los Angeles Times -- 08/19/2019