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Help is just a text away News

Cut the calls, teens can text their troubles to new hotline

November 13, 2013

Talk2Me: Flirty friend
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November 13, 2013

"My friend keeps flirting with me and making advances." Read Kasey and Dr. T's advice.

LISTEN: Mashers talk about molly on Latino USA radio
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November 8, 2013

Mash reporters talk on a radio show about the drug's popularity with music fans.

Police investigating lewd photos at Catholic high school
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November 8, 2013

Hales Franciscan school chief: Lewd photos not a 'criminal act'

The Mash talks ‘Facing Race’ at Windy City LIVE
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November 7, 2013

Mashers talk about race during Windy City Live's show ''Facing Race: The Color Divide."

Over-tested: Are standardized tests testing your patience?
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November 7, 2013

Is test-taking stunting students’ academic growth?

Lakeview hit-run video shows cabbie-car standoff
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November 6, 2013

You've got to watch this crazy hit-and-run video.

Talk2Me: I don’t like my mom’s boyfriend
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November 6, 2013

One problem, two points of view: Dr. T and Jeremy from Whitney Young tackle this reader's problem.

Are colleges creeping on your Facebook?
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November 5, 2013

Read this before you lock down your profile