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"AP - Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa reached a compromise Wednesday with lawmakers and teachers unions that would give him some authority over his city's schools without handing him the outright control he had sought."
"Reuters - U.S. President George W. Bush's
signature No Child Left Behind education policy is failing to
close racial achievement gaps and will miss its goals by 2014
according to recent trends, a Harvard study said on Wednesday."