Stories by Sharona Coutts

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Posted on: Jul 4, 2011, Source: ProPublica

Economic differences are reflected in the classroom, with students in wealthy schools taking many more advanced courses. But some states have begun to bridge these disparities.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2010, Source: ProPublica

With the availability of billions in new federal grants for financially needy students, some marketers are targeting 'Obama moms' with misleading ads.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2008, Source: ProPublica

A pipeline that runs through Georgia is the second largest in the world, and American tax dollars helped fund big oil projects in the region.