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E. M. Forster
As long as learning is connected with earning, as long as certain jobs can only be reached through exams, so long must we take this examination system seriously. If another ladder to employment was contrived, much so-called education would disappear, and no one would be a penny the stupider. Discuss

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Spring snowstorm barging into Colorado, Wyoming
Amounts could vary greatly, but up to 15 inches of snow could fall at higher elevations in Colorado.      

Friday's forecast: Central U.S. storms rage on
Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.      

Report: Truck carried 27 miles by tornado in Arkansas
Twister killed 15 people, left 41-mile path of destruction.      

Cities in U.S. will absorb the heat of climate change
Here's a list of some areas that could be hit by aspects of climate change.      

Story of truck carried 27 miles by tornado is debunked
The report of the pickup truck carried 27 miles by a tornado in Arkansas was false.      

Severe storms, flooding rain hit North Texas
A strong storm system has deluged North Texas with up to 4 inches of rain.      

Report: Climate change is here and getting worse
Top scientists warn of consequences of carbon emissions.      

Wednesday's forecast: Storms for central U.S., hot South
Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history.      

Happy first day of (solar) summer!
Today, May 7, marks the beginning of "solar" summer here in the Northern Hemisphere.      

Thursday's forecast: Stormy Plains, sizzling South
More severe weather will rattle the central U.S. on Thursday.