The state Board of Education has decided to curtail the use of citizen review panels and instead give educators priority in selecting textbooks.
More than a week of negotiations in Geneva failed to produce a breakthrough. The two sides may meet again soon, but there's no sign they are capable of establishing a transitional government.
At least seven people, including an American photojournalist, have been wounded in the clashes ahead of Sunday's parliamentary elections.
Cooke recorded "A Change is Gonna Come" 50 years ago this week. The story of the song is as amazing, and unsettling, as the song itself.