Education

Homeless Tukwila students get help from a dad who’s been there

Jonathan Houston has worked with more than 300 students in his first year as the homeless liaison for the Tukwila School District, where about one in 10 students is homeless. Houston knows what they’re going through. He and his family have been homeless, too.

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‘Jurassic Park’ paleontologist retiring from museum he built

BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jack Horner, the paleontologist who discovered the world's first dinosaur embryos and found that dinosaurs had nests and cared for their young, is leaving the Montana museum he spent decades filling with fossils from across the globe. Horner, 69, Is one of the best known dinosaur researchers in the world. Michael...

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