Sam Masterson
July 22, 2020 - 8:11 am
At a Missouri prom and graduation ceremony, 19 students tested positive for COVID-19. According to a press release from the school, both events were held with CDC guidelines in mind.
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Adam Warner
June 27, 2020 - 11:30 am
A student who visited Florida and returned for a high school graduation ceremony in New York contracted COVID-19 and potentially exposed others at the ceremony.
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FILE - In this June 1, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump departs the White House to visit outside St. John's Church, in Washington. Part of the church was set on fire during protests on Sunday night. Walking behind Trump from left are, Attorney General William Barr, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper and Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Milley says his presence “created a perception of the military involved in domestic politics.” He called it “a mistake” that he has learned from. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
AP News Staff
June 11, 2020 - 2:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Army Gen. Mark Milley, the nation's top military officer, said Thursday he was wrong to accompany President Donald Trump on a walk through Lafayette Square that ended in a photo op at a church. He said his presence in uniform amid protests over racial injustice “created a...
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 04, 2020 - 3:46 pm
The coronavirus pandemic has put a lot of milestone events on hold for many across the country. A bakery in Minnesota is giving away over 1,000 cakes to seniors missing graduation parties.
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In this May 7, 2019 photo, black female cadets with the Class of 2019 pose at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. The 34 women comprise a small slice of the roughly 1,000 cadets in the class. The cadets say they're proud to be part of a milestone at the historic academy after four years of testing their limits. (Cadet Hallie H. Pound/U.S. Army via AP)
AP News Staff
May 23, 2019 - 1:27 pm
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — The class of cadets preparing to jubilantly toss their caps in the air at the U.S. Military Academy's graduation ceremony Saturday includes 34 black women, a record number that's a sign of concerted efforts to diversify West Point's Long Gray Line. West Point remains mostly...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 22, 2019 - 12:20 pm
College graduation season is pretty much in the books, but a mental health expert says former students may have a problem adjusting to life outside of school. Graduates can sometimes find themselves in a damaged mental state as they deal with real life. "Leaving their support system their group of...
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May 19, 2017 - 6:05 am
The story for Friday's KMBZ In Focus is about high school graduation and the path ahead. One of the top five graduating students at Winnetonka High School is taking her 4.0 grade point average to the art studio. "Coming into high school, I knew I like art, but now it's like, my passion, and I can't...
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