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A majority of states intend to take President Barack Obama up on his offer to let them get around unpopular requirements in the No Child Left Behind law, the federal Education Department said Oct. 13.

Obama said last month he was frustrated that Congress hasn't acted to change the law that he has said is flawed, so he was...

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