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The Atlantic
How American Universities Discriminate Against Conservatives“I don’t think I can say it too strongly, but literally it just changed my life
How American Universities Discriminate Against Conservatives
The Atlantic / Posted 3 minutes ago
“I don’t think I can say it too strongly, but literally it just changed my life,” said a scholar, about reading the work of Ayn Rand. “It was like this awakening for me.” Different versions of this comment appear throughout Jon A. Shields and Joshua... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Ben Keays Brisbane Lions: youngster set to make his AFL debutThe 19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfath
Ben Keays Brisbane Lions: youngster set to make his AFL debut
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 2 hours ago
The 19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfather Fred Keays who lived an extraordinary life up to his death in 1983. He fought in both World Wars and was twice wounded in action as a teenager in World War I when he... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor has many of these 11 things it takes to be great. Now, it needs to put them to work.ways in which the city has worked with businesses to improve Bangor, Sprague sa
Bangor has many of these 11 things it takes to be great. Now, it needs to put them to work.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
ways in which the city has worked with businesses to improve Bangor, Sprague said. The facade improvement grant program, for instance, helps businesses improve the exteriors of their buildings, he said. “I think the public-private partnerships... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Exercise can minimize side effects of drugs used in cancer treatmentBuffalo State. "If we could only motivate people to eat better and move more, w
Exercise can minimize side effects of drugs used in cancer treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 hours ago
Buffalo State. "If we could only motivate people to eat better and move more, we'd have so much less chronic disease." The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation awarded the 2016 Abbott Nutrition Award in Women's Health to DeNysschen in... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle High School girls offered places at prestigious dance schoolsare dancing on the moon after being offered places at prestigious dance schools
Newcastle High School girls offered places at prestigious dance schools
chroniclelive / Posted 4 hours ago
are dancing on the moon after being offered places at prestigious dance schools. The 18-year-old Newcastle High School for Girls pupils showed how happy they were when they showcased their talents at their last school performance on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Keays has Lions blood in the veins19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfather F
Keays has Lions blood in the veins
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfather Fred Keays who lived an extraordinary life up to his death in 1983. He fought in both World Wars and was twice wounded in action as a teenager in World War I when... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Keays has Lions blood in the veins19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfather F
Keays has Lions blood in the veins
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 hours ago
19-year-old will follow in the footballing footsteps of his great grandfather Fred Keays who lived an extraordinary life up to his death in 1983. He fought in both World Wars and was twice wounded in action as a teenager in World War I when... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
6 apply to open charter schoolssix applications were sent this week to the Arkansas Department of Education, w
6 apply to open charter schools
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
six applications were sent this week to the Arkansas Department of Education, where they will be evaluated by its staff before going to the Arkansas Board of Education, which has the final say on approval. The number of applications is half that... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Partly sunny, cool Saturday followed by rainmiddle 30s. New graduates should dress warmly underneath their cap and gown. Ot
Partly sunny, cool Saturday followed by rain
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 hours ago
middle 30s. New graduates should dress warmly underneath their cap and gown. Otherwise it will be a crisp, splendid morning for outdoor graduation ceremonies across the region. Saturday afternoon will be milder but cooler than average. A jacket or... Read more
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The Signal
David W. Hegg; It’s too early to quitIf you look closely you can see a fog of despair descending on our national psy
David W. Hegg; It’s too early to quit
The Signal / Posted 5 hours ago
If you look closely you can see a fog of despair descending on our national psyche. There are many reasons for the incremental downturn in American optimism. Terrorism, with its penchant for hate-fueled barbarism, is no longer an uncommon... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
National news headlines - Saturday April 30to calm tensions in the party over alleged anti-Semitism in the ranks. A code
National news headlines - Saturday April 30
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
to calm tensions in the party over alleged anti-Semitism in the ranks. A code of conduct would "make explicitly clear for the first time that Labour will not tolerate any form of racism, including anti-Semitism, in the party" and provide... Read more
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Manchester United
#SchoolsUnited: Reds stars surprise pupils at Manchester United Foundation eventsquad helped to celebrate Manchester United Foundation's work in the community
#SchoolsUnited: Reds stars surprise pupils at Manchester United Foundation event
Manchester United / Posted 6 hours ago
squad helped to celebrate Manchester United Foundation's work in the community on Thursday when local children joined them for a #SchoolsUnited event at the Aon Training Complex. Students from the Foundation's 12 partner schools across Greater... Read more
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Irish Examiner
David Attenborough profile: the man who has brought wonder to millionsviewers. The reassuring, hushed and reverential whisper has narrated every jou
David Attenborough profile: the man who has brought wonder to millions
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 hours ago
viewers. The reassuring, hushed and reverential whisper has narrated every journey, as he surveys almost every aspect of life on earth. Sir David Attenborough in pursuit of a giant anteater in the Rupununi Savannah, British Guiana in 1955 (BBC)... Read more
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This is West Country
Learn about life down on Crewkerne farm with Open Farm SundayTHREE local farms will open their gates to help people discover more about life
Learn about life down on Crewkerne farm with Open Farm Sunday
This is West Country / Posted 7 hours ago
THREE local farms will open their gates to help people discover more about life on the farm. Northcoombe Farm near Taunton, Brymore Academy in Cannington and Leaze Farm, near Crewkerne are taking part in Open Farm Sunday on June 5. Modern farming is... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Former Moffat County coach Roman Gutierrez headed for Hall of Fameof the National Wrestling Hall of Fame with a ceremony that takes place May 7 a
Former Moffat County coach Roman Gutierrez headed for Hall of Fame
Craig Daily Press / Posted 8 hours ago
of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame with a ceremony that takes place May 7 at the Marriott Hotel in Colorado Springs. — For more information on how to attend the awards ceremony for the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Colorado Chapter, visit... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A 'no barriers life'speaker. As the only blind man to summit Mount Everest, Erik Weihenmayer could
A 'no barriers life'
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
speaker. As the only blind man to summit Mount Everest, Erik Weihenmayer could easily talk about his accomplishments for hours. He’s climbed the Seven Summits — the highest peaks on every continent — as well as kayaked 277 miles of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Anaheim family, distracted driver try to overcome their griefWaste Management trash truck and walked along the wide shoulder of Orange Park
Anaheim family, distracted driver try to overcome their grief
Orange County Register / Posted 9 hours ago
Waste Management trash truck and walked along the wide shoulder of Orange Park Boulevard. He positioned a large trash bin for the truck’s arms. Matthew Duncan, 29, was driving his Ford F-150 along the two-lane street lined with California pepper... Read more
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Orange County Register
Saluting a hometown hotshot with a freeway tributedied fighting an Arizona wildfire almost three years ago. The Los Alamitos High
Saluting a hometown hotshot with a freeway tribute
Orange County Register / Posted 9 hours ago
died fighting an Arizona wildfire almost three years ago. The Los Alamitos High graduate was 21, fresh out of the fire academy and following in the footsteps of his father, a captain with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. On Monday, the... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Diving: Mears eyeing Olympic gold in RioAfter almost losing his life in 2009, diver Chris Mears is hoping to partner fl
Diving: Mears eyeing Olympic gold in Rio
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 9 hours ago
After almost losing his life in 2009, diver Chris Mears is hoping to partner flat-mate Jack Laugher to Olympic gold. Lee Sobot reports. ONLY one thing mattered for diver Chris Mears in 2009. Living. After suffering a ruptured spleen, the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Flashback - How one `wascally wabbit' charmed his way into America's heartssaid. "It got such a laugh that we said `Boy, we'll do that every chance we get
Flashback - How one `wascally wabbit' charmed his way into America's hearts
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 hours ago
said. "It got such a laugh that we said `Boy, we'll do that every chance we get.' " They did, and kept audiences laughing for generations.

Though his catchphrase was born in 1940, Bugs first appeared in "Porky's Hare Hunt" in 1938, and... Read more

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Daily Mail
Miranda Lambert tenderly kisses boyfriend Anderson Eastlove: Miranda Lambert and her boyfriend Anderson East shared a tender smooch as
Miranda Lambert tenderly kisses boyfriend Anderson East
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
love: Miranda Lambert and her boyfriend Anderson East shared a tender smooch as they watched Chris Stapleton's performance at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday Lean on me! Lambert cuddled up to her other half as she held onto... Read more
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People Magazine
Blind Afghanistan War Veteran Will Go for Gold at Paralympic Games in Rio Brad Snyder after winning the gold medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games in Lond
Blind Afghanistan War Veteran Will Go for Gold at Paralympic Games in Rio
People Magazine / Posted 10 hours ago
Brad Snyder after winning the gold medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. One year to the day after losing his sight during a tour in Afghanistan, Brad Snyder won a... Read more
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Providence Business News
Carlino to advance elder lawpartner at Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West, has been named president of the inau
Carlino to advance elder law
Providence Business News / Posted 10 hours ago
partner at Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West, has been named president of the inaugural Rhode Island chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. NAELA is a national public-policy advocacy group dedicated to the needs of the elderly... Read more
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Starmometer
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ – Bring It Home on Blu-ray™ and DVDStar Wars: The Force Awakens shattered box office records upon its debut to bec
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ – Bring It Home on Blu-ray™ and DVD
Starmometer / Posted 10 hours ago
Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattered box office records upon its debut to become the cinematic event of a generation with over $926 million domestic and $2.05 billion worldwide. As announced by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Robert A. Iger at... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
based company offers solution for those who can't hear in churchtranscription support to church services. At most churches, the needs of physi
based company offers solution for those who can't hear in church
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 hours ago
transcription support to church services. At most churches, the needs of physically disabled congregants are accounted for from the parking lot to the pew, but thanks to a lack of accommodation, parishioners who struggle with hearing loss may... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Jazz Fest 2016: Saturday, April 30of blues and zydeco, Lil Buck Sinegal spent years perfecting his guitar work in
Jazz Fest 2016: Saturday, April 30
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 12 hours ago
of blues and zydeco, Lil Buck Sinegal spent years perfecting his guitar work in the band of zydeco king Clifton Chenier, performing with countless greats, including Henry Gray, Rockin' Dopsie Sr. and Buckwheat Zydeco, and working as a session... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Florence PD charge man with shooting death of former detention officersites have each entered into a settlement to cease operations in the state in a
Florence PD charge man with shooting death of former detention officer
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 12 hours ago
sites have each entered into a settlement to cease operations in the state in a few days. County Road 12New hanger is a life saver for life jacketsNew hanger is a life saver for life jackets I’m sure this has happened to most of us. You come up... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Sheriff Stockton keeping students clear of troubleobvious enough piece of advice that it can border on the clich�. But Sheriff Sc
Sheriff Stockton keeping students clear of trouble
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 12 hours ago
obvious enough piece of advice that it can border on the clich�. But Sheriff Scott Stockton is trying to make it a way of life for Putnam County fifth-graders. The second-year sheriff has been visiting the fifth-grade classes of Putnam County... Read more
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examiner.com
Stevie Wonder performs at memorial for Sugar Bowl skierMay received a sendoff Sunday (April 24) that he probably never could have imag
Stevie Wonder performs at memorial for Sugar Bowl skier
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
May received a sendoff Sunday (April 24) that he probably never could have imagined. Legendary artist Stevie Wonder performed on the UC Davis campus as part of a celebration of life for May, who was killed in an avalanche at Sugar Bowl ski... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Travel the Carolinas: Day Trippersscenic year-round views and brilliant fall colors. There's no charge to drive t
Travel the Carolinas: Day Trippers
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 hours ago
scenic year-round views and brilliant fall colors. There's no charge to drive the parkway, which is lined with overlooks for sightseeing, photography or a picnic. The Mountains-to-Sea Trail roughly parallels the parkway, perfect for hiking or... Read more
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Animation World Network
Sarofsky Bolsters Talent Roster with Two Additionsthe past three years, Patrick has been a freelance senior designer and creative
Sarofsky Bolsters Talent Roster with Two Additions
Animation World Network / Posted 13 hours ago
the past three years, Patrick has been a freelance senior designer and creative director, working on projects for Digital Kitchen, Inside Job, Havas, Leviathan, Vitamin Pictures and Sarofsky, where he has earned credits on dozens of... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
UA College Dean Joaquin Ruiz Talks Biosphere Anniversary, Amy Silverman Talks About Her New Book & More!going on at the Biosphere—including the One Young World conference, the Landsca
UA College Dean Joaquin Ruiz Talks Biosphere Anniversary, Amy Silverman Talks About Her New Book & More!
Tucson Weekly / Posted 14 hours ago
going on at the Biosphere—including the One Young World conference, the Landscape Evolution Observatory and some plans for farming—as the giant terrarium's 25th anniversary approaches. He also fills us in on some of the latest news with the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Juan Mata is as eloquent off the pitch as he is on it£150,000-a-week wages are 'obscene' in an interview on Spanish TV His latest a
Juan Mata is as eloquent off the pitch as he is on it
Daily Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
£150,000-a-week wages are 'obscene' in an interview on Spanish TV His latest appearance was as the first global ambassador for a street football charity offers further evidence that this is not your average player 'I didn’t say what I did to get a... Read more
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Animation World Network
Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ Arrives Home on June 7Zootopia, arrives home on Digital HD, Blu-ray, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD and
Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ Arrives Home on June 7
Animation World Network / Posted 14 hours ago
Zootopia, arrives home on Digital HD, Blu-ray, Disney Movies Anywhere, DVD and On-Demand (does not include bonus) platforms June 7, 2016. Viewers will not only be able to enjoy the vibrant world of Zootopia and reunite with their favorite... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Artist’s Agreement To Honor Righteous Gentiles in Warsaw Ghetto Sparks Furorturn down the commission. But on April 12 Karavan wrote critics of the project,
Israeli Artist’s Agreement To Honor Righteous Gentiles in Warsaw Ghetto Sparks Furor
The Forward / Posted 15 hours ago
turn down the commission. But on April 12 Karavan wrote critics of the project, who have organized a Facebook page, and informed them that he intended to create the monument on the grounds of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, a prime... Read more
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Daily Mail
Margaret's down-earth daughter Sarah has been thrust into spotlighta relatively modest stone building a mile from Balmoral Castle — will provide t
Margaret's down-earth daughter Sarah has been thrust into spotlight
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
a relatively modest stone building a mile from Balmoral Castle — will provide the Queen with much needed privacy and scope for reflection in the coming weeks following the celebrations that marked her 90th birthday this month. Situated on the edge... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Lost History: Destruction of Knoxville Music History Mural raises ireof the Old City on Jackson Avenue since 2000 is no more and the reaction from t
Lost History: Destruction of Knoxville Music History Mural raises ire
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
of the Old City on Jackson Avenue since 2000 is no more and the reaction from the public has been fierce. In the month before the "Knoxville Stomp: Festival of Lost Music," which will celebrate recordings made in 1929 and '30 in Knoxville, the... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Four Manchester mums defend their decision to join the Year 2 SATs protestMore than 29,000 people have now signed a petition against next month’s tests f
Four Manchester mums defend their decision to join the Year 2 SATs protest
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 hours ago
More than 29,000 people have now signed a petition against next month’s tests for six and seven-year-olds. Many parents and headteachers feel the questions – which are now harder than ever following changes to the curriculum – are too difficult and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Chronic sinusitis can take a toll on sufferersA cold that hangs around for more than 10 days or seems to get worse before it
Chronic sinusitis can take a toll on sufferers
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
A cold that hangs around for more than 10 days or seems to get worse before it gets better may not be a cold after all. Cold-like symptoms that last this long or become this severe may be a sign that the illness is sinusitis — a chronic condition... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chronic sinusitis can take a toll on sufferersA cold that hangs around for more than 10 days or seems to get worse before it
Chronic sinusitis can take a toll on sufferers
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 16 hours ago
A cold that hangs around for more than 10 days or seems to get worse before it gets better may not be a cold after all. Cold-like symptoms that last this long or become this severe may be a sign that the illness is sinusitis — a chronic condition... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band play free concert at Little Rock Air Force Baseassociated with the actor's charity foundation and the United Service Organizat
Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band play free concert at Little Rock Air Force Base
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
associated with the actor's charity foundation and the United Service Organizations, was scheduled to hold a free concert for military members and their families at Little Rock Air Force Base on Friday night. Like the band's namesake from the... Read more
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The Forward
Israeli Sculptor Signs on To Design Righteous Gentiles Memorial in Warsaw Ghetto, Sparks Furorturn down the commission. But on April 12 Karavan wrote critics of the project,
Israeli Sculptor Signs on To Design Righteous Gentiles Memorial in Warsaw Ghetto, Sparks Furor
The Forward / Posted 16 hours ago
turn down the commission. But on April 12 Karavan wrote critics of the project, who have organized a Facebook page, and informed them that he intended to create the monument on the grounds of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, a prime... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Veteran Randy Chevrier hopeful he'll have chance to continue his CFL careerRandy Chevrier isn't ready to call it a career just yet. The 39-year-old longs
Veteran Randy Chevrier hopeful he'll have chance to continue his CFL career
Brandon Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
Randy Chevrier isn't ready to call it a career just yet. The 39-year-old longsnapper continues to work out and prepare for the upcoming CFL season despite not having a job. The Calgary Stampeders opted against offering the six-foot-two,... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive PassionUnion, Americans were still haunted by history's bloodiest conflict and a decad
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive Passion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 16 hours ago
Union, Americans were still haunted by history's bloodiest conflict and a decade and a half was still not enough time for many to completely forgive their former enemies, Germany and Japan. "His father was getting on him the way (Paul) would... Read more
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The Irish Times
Nasal Medical wins AIB `Irish Times' Start-up Academy 2016“This is a life changing prize for me,” said Martin O’Connell of Nasal Medical,
Nasal Medical wins AIB `Irish Times' Start-up Academy 2016
The Irish Times / Posted 17 hours ago
“This is a life changing prize for me,” said Martin O’Connell of Nasal Medical, the winner of the AIB Irish Times Start-Up Academy 2016. “ It is a pivotal time for our business and we have grown so much, now I know we are going to just... Read more
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ABC News
Squash Pro Disguised Herself as a Boy to Play in Taliban Regionall my dresses," the professional squash player told ABC News anchor David Muir
Squash Pro Disguised Herself as a Boy to Play in Taliban Region
ABC News / Posted 17 hours ago
all my dresses," the professional squash player told ABC News anchor David Muir. "I saw a huge [difference] between the life of a girl and a boy. ... I'm not a very typical girl who's just going to stay among those and just help learn how to... Read more
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Daily Record
Lt. Gov. talks community policing at St. E’sMORRIS TWP. – When New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno addressed 60 local, county,
Lt. Gov. talks community policing at St. E’s
Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
MORRIS TWP. – When New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno addressed 60 local, county, and state law enforcement agencies Friday at a Community Policing Seminar at the College of Saint Elizabeth, she spoke specifically about the difference between law... Read more
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Officer.com
Dallas Police Officers to Begin Using 'Sponge Guns'shooting. Police booster group Safer Dallas Better Dallas announced Thursday t
Dallas Police Officers to Begin Using 'Sponge Guns'
Officer.com / Posted 17 hours ago
shooting. Police booster group Safer Dallas Better Dallas announced Thursday that it plans to raise $250,000 to help pay for more than 100 launchers that shoot sponge pellets. The “less lethal” weapons are meant to disarm and incapacitate someone... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
100% Of Chicago School’s Seniors College-Bound For 7th Straight YearCHICAGO — It was a big day for seniors at Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young
100% Of Chicago School’s Seniors College-Bound For 7th Straight Year
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 17 hours ago
CHICAGO — It was a big day for seniors at Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young Men as they recited the school’s creed at a special ceremony at Daley Plaza Tuesday, CBS Chicago reports. “It’s a great day,” said senior Rudolph Long, who’s attending... Read more
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My Suburban Life
West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's first female president leaves behind legacy of activismAnne Neustadt, 71, the oldest of Brown's nine children. The sum of Brown's acc
West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's first female president leaves behind legacy of activism
My Suburban Life / Posted 18 hours ago
Anne Neustadt, 71, the oldest of Brown's nine children. The sum of Brown's accomplishments throughout her 93 years of life far surpasses the bachelor's degree in classics she received in 1944 from Mundelein College in Chicago. In addition to... Read more
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