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With schools across the territory getting ready for a Sept. 2 opening date, V.I. Education Commissioner Donna Frett-Gregory told the community the Education Department is focused on "putting in the framework we need to support our students, our teachers and our administrators."

 
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Judge in Maryland Locks Up Youths and Rules Their Lives

December 20, 2014 - 10:33am
Juvenile court judges are given wide discretion to decide what is in a young offender’s best interest. Many, like Judge Herman C. Dawson, turn to incarceration.






Cavaliers Mix It Up and Edge Nets

December 19, 2014 - 11:55pm
David Blatt, Cleveland’s coach, shook up his starting lineup by adding Mike Miller, and Miller promptly scored 21 points in a victory over the undermanned Nets.






Border Patrol Apprehensions Show a Shift in Migration Patterns

December 19, 2014 - 11:12pm
For the first time in at least two decades, fewer migrants from Mexico were caught crossing into the United States in 2014 than people from other countries, the Department of Homeland Security said.






End of Presidential Race Leaves Tunisia Divided

December 19, 2014 - 10:37pm
Four years after the Arab Spring, Tunisians vote on Sunday in a presidential runoff that will complete their transition to democracy and end a campaign that has reopened divisions.

News Analysis: Pakistan’s Old Curse

December 19, 2014 - 10:24pm
There is little doubt that the Peshawar massacre has galvanized Pakistani society. The question is whether it can become a real turning point for a society plagued by violent divisions, culture wars and the strategic prerogatives of a powerful military.

Critic’s Notebook: The Disconnect of ‘The Interview’

December 19, 2014 - 10:18pm
In one critic’s view, “The Interview” is less about Kim Jong-un than it is a typical American bromance, a timidity that makes North Korea’s response all the more surprising.






Panel to Advise Against Penalty for C.I.A.’s Computer Search

December 19, 2014 - 10:17pm
A panel investigating the agency’s search of a computer network used by staff members of the Senate Intelligence Committee who were looking into the C.I.A.'s use of torture will recommend against punishing anyone, officials said.






Obama Vows a Response to Cyberattack on Sony

December 19, 2014 - 10:07pm
President Obama said the U.S. would “respond proportionally” to the attack on Sony Pictures after the F.B.I. said it had extensive evidence that North Korea had organized it.






Crime Scene: For Family Sued by Nanny, a Vacation Becomes Legal Limbo

December 19, 2014 - 10:02pm
A three-week trip to Italy has turned to an indefinite stay for Malu Custer Edwards and her family, whose re-entry to New York was denied following allegations the family abused their nanny.

Obama Defends Actions on Cuba and Promises Some Compromise With Congress

December 19, 2014 - 9:57pm
President Obama said the reopening of relations with Cuba would give the United States more sway there, and promised to “respond proportionally” to a cyberattack on Sony.






St. Louis County Prosecutor Says Actions on Ferguson Were Correct

December 19, 2014 - 9:48pm
Robert P. McCulloch defended his office’s presentation of the Michael Brown case to a grand jury and his decision to announce its finding in the evening.

For Russians Abroad, a Ruble Doesn’t Go as Far as It Used To

December 19, 2014 - 9:48pm
The collapse of the Russian ruble — down more than 45 percent this year — has jangled nerves in Russia, but the reverberations are being felt in tourist destinations across Europe.

U.S. Declares Bank and Auto Bailouts Over, and Profitable

December 19, 2014 - 9:45pm
A final sale of stock from what was once General Motors’ finance arm closed a turbulent chapter of the financial crisis, the Obama administration said.






Talk of ‘El D.M.V.’ as Licensing Expands to Cover Undocumented Immigrants in California

December 19, 2014 - 9:32pm
About 1.4 million people who are in the country illegally are expected to apply for driver’s licenses in California, and many are scrambling to prepare.

Ex-Inmate on Connecticut Parole Board Brings an Insider’s View to Hearings

December 19, 2014 - 9:31pm
Convicted of rape and murder at age 20, Kenneth F. Ireland spent nearly half his life in prison before being exonerated and freed in 2009. In October, he was named to the state’s parole board.

Inquiry in Anthrax Mailings Had Gaps, Report Says

December 19, 2014 - 9:14pm
A congressional inquiry into the F.B.I.'s scientific work on the anthrax mailings of 2001 has identified major gaps in genetic evidence that purportedly links the germs to Bruce E. Ivins.






McDonald’s Is Charged With Punishing Workers

December 19, 2014 - 9:13pm
The National Labor Relations Board’s general counsel brought 78 charges against the fast-food company accusing it of retaliating against workers who protested for higher pay.

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant for a Rival of Its President

December 19, 2014 - 9:12pm
The cleric facing arrest, Fethullah Gulen, lives in Pennsylvania but still has a broad following in Turkey that has reached into elite law enforcement, judiciary and business circles.

News: What We’re Reading

December 19, 2014 - 8:54pm
Get recommendations from New York Times reporters and editors, highlighting great stories from around the web. Today, great reads from Nicole Perlroth, Lydia Polgreen and others.

Florida Same-Sex Marriages Are Set to Proceed

December 19, 2014 - 8:41pm
Same-sex marriages may proceed after Jan. 5, now that the Supreme Court took no action to block them.