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Online Petition Claims Riggs High School Discriminating Against Transgender Students

Online Petition Claims Riggs High School Discriminating Against Transgender Students

PIERRE — A petition on the non-binding, social justice website change-dot-org is claiming alleged discrimination against transgender students attending T-F Riggs High School in Pierre. The petition was started by Daniel Peterson who, in the description, says transgender students were told they would not be addressed by their chosen names. Names listed in the Campus…

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COVID-19 live updates: J&J submits booster request to FDA

Tomwang112/iStock(NEW YORK) — The United States has been facing a COVID-19 surge as the more contagious delta variant continues to spread. More than 703,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 while over 4.8 million people have died from the disease worldwide, according to real-time data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns…

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Scoreboard roundup — 10/4/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PRESEASON Toronto 123, Philadelphia 107 Boston 98, Orlando 97 Miami 125, Atlanta 99 Charlotte 113, Oklahoma City 97 Minnesota 117, New Orleans 114 San Antonio 111, Utah 85 Sacramento 117, Phoenix 106 Final Golden State 121, Portland 107 LA Clippers 103,…