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Posts published in “Day: May 16, 2019”

It's official: Speed cameras coming to Roosevelt Boulevard

In a unanimous vote the Philadelphia City Council has voted to approve a measure that allows for the installation of speed cameras along Roosevelt Boulevard.
Source: ABC News 6

SAT 'adversity score' to help colleges gauge students' 'resourcefulness to overcome challenges'

The Environmental Context Dashboard identifies students “who have demonstrated remarkable resourcefulness to overcome challenges and achieve more with less.”
Source: ABC News 6

I.M. Pei, famed architect who designed Louvre Pyramid, dies at age 102

I.M. Pei, the versatile, globe-trotting architect who revived the Louvre with a giant glass pyramid and captured the spirit of rebellion at the multi-shaped Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has died at age 102.
Source: ABC News 6

Migrant child dies in US custody; 4th since December

A Guatemalan official says a 2½-year-old migrant child has died after crossing the border, becoming the fourth minor known to have died after being detained by the Border Patrol since December.
Source: ABC News 6

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces run for president

New York City’s 109th mayor officially entered the 2020 race for president Thursday, posting a video on YouTube and then appearing with his wife on “Good Morning America.”
Source: ABC News 6