Blended learning revolution: Tech meets tradition in the classroom
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Inside American classrooms with Monitor photographers

A Watertown cop, a pro runner, a Boston-area native, a spectator from last year, and The Monitor’s Whitney Eulich all have a reason to run the Boston Marathon this year. 

Is the tea party running out of steam?
Open US Senate seats in 2014: seven that are up for grabs now
Democrats raise more than the GOP for US Senate races: Big deal? 
Election 2014: Mississippi Senate race is tea party’s best shot at victory
Could 2014 be the year the housing market really recovers?
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Top 10 places to buy a foreclosed home
Which countries execute the most people? 
Why heroin is spreading in America’s suburbs
War on drugs: Eric Holder endorses reduced sentences for nonviolent offenders
As heroin problems surge, states expand access to overdoes reversal drug
Why Europe can’t hit Russia with its biggest club: energy sanctions
Western sanctions could propel Russia’s own pivot to Asia
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Net neutrality: Is the Internet about to change?
Net neutrality: Five questions after court struck down the rules
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Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: A pilot suicide mission? 
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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Why is it taking so long to find?