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Percentages of children in preschool programs

WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at the percentage of 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds in state-funded, pre-kindergarten programs by state and nationally during the 2012-2013 school year:

Donald Sterling’s Insane Damage Control

From his claim he was ‘baited’ into that racist rant to his blaming Magic Johnson for the whole scandal, the Clippers owner’s interview with Anderson Cooper was a spectacular fail.

Bush, Ryan focus on poverty while courting donors

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan courted some of Wall Street's most powerful political benefactors on Monday, insisting that love, friendship and "traditional marriage" can combat poverty better than government programs.