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Hannah Meisel

Hannah Meisel appears in the following:

NYC Tabloids Go Gaga Over Naughty Pols

Friday, July 26, 2013

Two New York pols felled by sex scandals, Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer, are back. And no one is more excited than the city's scrappy, pun-loving tabloids, which are pummeling them nearly every day.

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Chicago School System Plans More Layoffs

Friday, July 19, 2013

School officials say they have to take tough steps to close a $1 billion budget deficit. Teachers say the administration is going back on a promise to keep cuts away from classrooms.

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The Randomness Of Lightning Fatalities: A Map Story

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Lightning strikes 8.6 million times per day and more than 3 billion times a year. It can kill anytime, anywhere — and it does.

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The Great American Wiknic [edit]

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Mixing knowledge and noshing at a gathering of Wikipedia contributors.

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For Texas Republicans, A Cautionary Timeline From Calif.

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

Republicans occupy the commanding heights in Texas and will for some years to come. But they need only look west to California to see what happens when a political party fails to adapt to rapidly shifting demographics.

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Wanna Be A Rock Star? NASA Needs Help Tracking Asteroids

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

The White House and NASA want the public's help in hunting for asteroids that could potentially smash into Earth. They're also looking for a perfect space rock to capture so that astronauts could go there and study it.

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A Field Guide To Jimmy Hoffa Searches

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

The whereabouts of the ex-Teamsters boss is the stuff of urban legend. Here are the highlights and lowlights of the various searches for Jimmy Hoffa's body.

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The Parking Spots That Cost More Than Half A Million Dollars

Friday, June 14, 2013

Question: If the median price for a single-family home in Massachusetts is $313,000 and two Boston parking spaces sell for $560,000, how many other spaces does the buyer already have? Answer: Three.

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