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Scoop.co.nz
Commemoration of World Alliance of Religions Peace SummitMonday, 31 August 2015, 3:48 pmPress Release: HWPL For Immediate Release – Sept
Commemoration of World Alliance of Religions Peace Summit
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 minutes ago
Monday, 31 August 2015, 3:48 pmPress Release: HWPL For Immediate Release – September 17, 2015[1st Annual Commemoration of September 18th World Alliance of Religions’ Peace Summit]International... Read more
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The Hindu
No Tribal Council in Maharashtra yetThe Maharashtra government may again find itself fire fighting, as the proposal
No Tribal Council in Maharashtra yet
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
The Maharashtra government may again find itself fire fighting, as the proposal to form a new Tribal Advisory Council (TAC), under the fresh regime, is pending even after 10 months of assuming office. The Opposition has alleged that the delay was to... Read more
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Sun Star
Mental health, HIV on agendaAIDS and mental illnesses are among the diseases getting closer attention from
Mental health, HIV on agenda
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
AIDS and mental illnesses are among the diseases getting closer attention from health ministers attending the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Cebu City. “Mental illness, up until quite recently a silent but insidious chronic... Read more
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Calgary Sun
How to stay safe at increasingly popular waterparksYPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- With their appealing slides and wave pools, waterp
How to stay safe at increasingly popular waterparks
Calgary Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- With their appealing slides and wave pools, waterparks are increasingly popular places to spend a summer day. But the shallow waters belie hazards that experts say visitors who are focused on the fun may be... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Row over Blackmore Wagyu divides small Victorian townBlackmore Wagyu dispute divides small Victorian town of Alexandra There is not
Row over Blackmore Wagyu divides small Victorian town
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Blackmore Wagyu dispute divides small Victorian town of Alexandra There is nothing like a battle between the local council and a high-profile community member to get a small town talking. And in Alexandra, two hours north-east of Melbourne, that is... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabah women showed leadership since 1880s Kota Kinabalu: The leadership role of Sabahan women can be traced back to col
Sabah women showed leadership since 1880s
Sabah Daily Express / Posted yesterday
Kota Kinabalu: The leadership role of Sabahan women can be traced back to colonial times, as evident through an 1886 British North Borneo Herald clipping that depicted a wealthy Dusun woman at the village of... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield LifeOn Saturday, September 19, the club will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary, b
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
On Saturday, September 19, the club will be celebrating its 75th Anniversary, beginning at 1 p.m. Food will be served at approximately 3 p.m., DJ Doug will be there at 5 p.m. and fireworks are at dusk. During the day, there will be raffles,... Read more
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Sun Star
City Hall offers to feed cops at APEC meetingsTHE Cebu City Government has decided to provide meals to members of the Cebu Ci
City Hall offers to feed cops at APEC meetings
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Cebu City Government has decided to provide meals to members of the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) who are assigned to Asia-Pacific Economic Conference (APEC)-related activities. Vice Mayor Edgardo Labella said that the Police Coordinating and... Read more
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Daily Press
Va. Supreme Court secretary responds to FOIA lawsuitThe administrators of the state court system say they're not the custodians of
Va. Supreme Court secretary responds to FOIA lawsuit
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
The administrators of the state court system say they're not the custodians of a collection of case records contained in their computer system, so the state law guaranteeing the public access to government records doesn't apply to them. The records... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chargers and San Diego-based military make a good team ... for nowSAN DIEGO – The nation’s eighth-largest city is also a military town and, for a
Chargers and San Diego-based military make a good team ... for now
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO – The nation’s eighth-largest city is also a military town and, for at least one more season, home to an NFL team. No other American city boasts a larger concentration of military personnel, according to the San Diego Military Advisory... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Iglesia Ni Cristo protesters occupy Edsa‘FAITH, NOT POLITICS’ So goes the message on a placard hoisted by members of th
Iglesia Ni Cristo protesters occupy Edsa
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
‘FAITH, NOT POLITICS’ So goes the message on a placard hoisted by members of the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC), which moved its forces to the Catholics’ hallowed Edsa Shrine in Quezon City on Friday night after a mass action that began the previous day at... Read more
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ESPN
Martin Kaymer loses PGA Tour membership for next seasonEDISON, N.J. -- As golf has become more global and the wealth of the PGA Tour h
Martin Kaymer loses PGA Tour membership for next season
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
EDISON, N.J. -- As golf has become more global and the wealth of the PGA Tour has made it the premier destination, there has been grumbling over the years that it has become easier for international players to earn a PGA Tour card through world... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida's unemployment fund below recommended levelFlorida's unemployment insurance trust fund, used to pay workers' benefits afte
Florida's unemployment fund below recommended level
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Florida's unemployment insurance trust fund, used to pay workers' benefits after they are laid off, falls below the recommended level to meet obligations if unemployment begins rising again. If the current economic recovery faltered and unemployment... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sir Anand Satyanand appointed international leadership roleSaturday, 29 August 2015, 10:05 amPress Release: Transparency International NZS
Sir Anand Satyanand appointed international leadership role
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Saturday, 29 August 2015, 10:05 amPress Release: Transparency International NZSir Anand Satyanand appointed to international leadership role in fight against corruptionFormer Governor General... Read more
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Business Standard India
Khemkas key to deciding between HAL & Reliance in chopper contractNand Khemka, chairman, Sun Group, who has done successful business in Russia fo
Khemkas key to deciding between HAL & Reliance in chopper contract
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Nand Khemka, chairman, Sun Group, who has done successful business in Russia for decades, is advising Russian Helicopters as a board member of the company. Khemka is close to Moscow's power centres, including President Vladimir Putin. He is a member... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Citizens can partner with police to fight crimeNote to readers: Three Times-Union editorial writers have visited three differe
Citizens can partner with police to fight crime
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Note to readers: Three Times-Union editorial writers have visited three different Sheriff’s Advisory Council (Shadco) meetings recently. The visits will continue. The secret sauce in real community policing is to partner with the residents. The... Read more
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Washington Post
Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocateMichael Ellenbogen at the WHO Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against D
Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Michael Ellenbogen at the WHO Ministerial Conference on Global Action Against Dementia in Geneva on March 16, 2015. (Violaine Martin/WHO) The Department of Health and Human Services appears to have reversed the security restrictions that were... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To MarsSome people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to
Buzz Aldrin Has A Plan To Help Us Get To Mars
KGTV San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Some people go to Florida to retire. Buzz Aldrin is there to figure out how to get to another planet. Aldrin has joined the Florida Institute of Technology to spearhead its Mars settlement research efforts. He's faculty now: a research professor of... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
New face at Town Hall as Payne replaces LiCausiIn a special meeting, the Shelter Island Town Board Thursday named Jeannette Fl
New face at Town Hall as Payne replaces LiCausi
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
In a special meeting, the Shelter Island Town Board Thursday named Jeannette Flynn Payne as clerk typist for several committees, replacing Danielle LiCausi who is leaving the post after 10 years.Ms. LiCausi final day on the job is today, Friday. Ms.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Mayor Emanuel launching task force to develop pro-business reformsMayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday is set to announce the formation of a Small Busine
Mayor Emanuel launching task force to develop pro-business reforms
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Friday is set to announce the formation of a Small Business Advisory Council tasked with developing pro-business reforms in a city long accused of having an inhospitable regulatory climate. The council, which currently has 20... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Only Woman in the BoardroomNigerian women and many gender-based organisations were caught in ecstasy when
The Only Woman in the Boardroom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nigerian women and many gender-based organisations were caught in ecstasy when the news of Mrs. Amina Bala Zakari's appointment as the Acting Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) hit the waves. This appointment by President... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Girl who lost parents to pancreatic cancer appointed as new CanTeen board memberCanTeen board member Emilie Adlide, who lost parents to pancreatic cancer, to h
Girl who lost parents to pancreatic cancer appointed as new CanTeen board member
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
CanTeen board member Emilie Adlide, who lost parents to pancreatic cancer, to help affected youths Photo: Emilie Adlide's mother died of pancreatic cancer five years after her father died of the same type of cancer. (Supplied) The day her mother... Read more
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Sun Star
PRO-Central Visayas probes packed meals for Apec copsARE policemen assigned to maintain peace and order during the Asia-Pacific Econ
PRO-Central Visayas probes packed meals for Apec cops
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
ARE policemen assigned to maintain peace and order during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) meetings in Cebu getting fed right? The Police Regional Office (PRO)-Central Visayas launched an investigation into the packed meals distributed... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
48 Investigates: Huntsville city leaders want country's first commercial spaceportThe Rocket City is readying itself for another space boom. Huntsville leaders
48 Investigates: Huntsville city leaders want country's first commercial spaceport
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 days ago
The Rocket City is readying itself for another space boom. Huntsville leaders are working with private space companies to test whether a commercial space craft can land at Huntsville International Airport. It could mean more jobs, major money, and... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The Malaysian political situation and what the future holds – Lim Guan Eng Published: 28 August 2015 7:34 AM I speak to you amid a time of crisis in Ma
The Malaysian political situation and what the future holds – Lim Guan Eng
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 7:34 AM I speak to you amid a time of crisis in Malaysia, both political and economic. Of late, we have been regularly grabbing headlines in top... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Police blotter: 7 tickets, 2 accidentsThose named in arrest reports or receiving police summonses have not been convi
Shelter Island Police blotter: 7 tickets, 2 accidents
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Those named in arrest reports or receiving police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty. Summonses On August 22, a police marine unit... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Police chief reflects on trust, morale at the end of Kerrick trialCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police (CMPD) Chief Kerr Putney says that trust and moral
Police chief reflects on trust, morale at the end of Kerrick trial
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police (CMPD) Chief Kerr Putney says that trust and morale need to be established within the ranks of the department following the mistrial in the voluntary manslaughter case against Randall Wes Kerrick. Putney would not say if... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Rancho Cucamonga McDonald’s celebrating grand openingXavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and at
Rancho Cucamonga McDonald’s celebrating grand opening
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Xavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and attending Cal Poly Pomona assist customers at the new McDonalds on Foothill Blvd. near the Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga Friday August 21, 2015. (Will Lester/Staff... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Belmonte backs bills lowering income taxSpeaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte Jr. has said he supports bills seeking to lo
Belmonte backs bills lowering income tax
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Speaker Feliciano “Sonny” Belmonte Jr. has said he supports bills seeking to lower the personal income tax of ordinary workers in a bid to increase their personal pay. In an interview Wednesday night, Belmonte said it is high time to readjust the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man dies after throwing himself at pub window while high on Banshee DustA man suddenly collapsed and died after throwing himself at a pub window while
Man dies after throwing himself at pub window while high on Banshee Dust
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
A man suddenly collapsed and died after throwing himself at a pub window while under the influence of banned 'legal high' Banshee Dust, an inquest heard. Adrian Griffiths, 38, from Swansea, was "screaming like a banshee" when he leaped down 13... Read more
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Prospect Magazine
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours list©Suzanne Plunkett/AP The government has published its dissolution honours and
Who’s been made a peer? Full honours list
Prospect Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
©Suzanne Plunkett/AP The government has published its dissolution honours and peerages lists for 2015. Here are the names in full: The Queen has been graciously pleased to signify Her intention of conferring the following Honours upon the... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
PeopleNet Innovator Of The Year Awards Recognize Customer Leaders At User ConferencePeopleNet, a Trimble company and leading provider of fleet mobility technology,
PeopleNet Innovator Of The Year Awards Recognize Customer Leaders At User Conference
Field Technologies Online / Posted 3 days ago
PeopleNet, a Trimble company and leading provider of fleet mobility technology, recently announced the recipients of its 2015 Innovator of the Year Awards. The Innovator of the Year Awards are presented to fleets in their respective categories that... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Rancho Cucamonga McDonald’s celebrating grand openingXavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and at
Rancho Cucamonga McDonald’s celebrating grand opening
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Xavier Vinson and Alexis Huizar, both 18-year olds from Rancho Cucamonga and attending Cal Poly Pomona, assist customers at the new McDonalds on Foothill Boulevard near the Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga. (Will Lester/Staff Photographer) No... Read more
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The Coast
Halifax’s market abilityFarmers' markets have been a part of the patchwork of Halifax's business and so
Halifax’s market ability
The Coast / Posted 4 days ago
Farmers' markets have been a part of the patchwork of Halifax's business and social communities since 1750. To put that in historical perspective, Halifax was founded in 1749. The first market was on Bedford Row, between Upper Water and George... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area native will celebrate 50th year as Sister of MercySister Bridget Clark, R.S.M., the former Mary Ann Clark, daughter of the late R
Area native will celebrate 50th year as Sister of Mercy
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Sister Bridget Clark, R.S.M., the former Mary Ann Clark, daughter of the late Robert J. and the late Mary (McHugh) Clark, will celebrate her 50th anniversary as a Sister of Mercy on Saturday at a Mass of Jubilee in Blessed Sacrament Chapel in Mercy... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Malaysia to share experience, success in fighting corruption at confabMustafar (left) and Transparency International Malaysia president Datuk Akhbar
Malaysia to share experience, success in fighting corruption at confab
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
Mustafar (left) and Transparency International Malaysia president Datuk Akhbar Satar showing the 16th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) poster that will be held in September. — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia will be sharing its... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese officials try to woo Australia over submarine contract ‹ Japan TodayJapan’s effort to charm Australian politicians and the public over its bid for
Japanese officials try to woo Australia over submarine contract ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
Japan’s effort to charm Australian politicians and the public over its bid for a A$50 billion ($35.60 billion) submarine project appeared to stumble on Wednesday, with officials from Tokyo resisting pressure to commit to building the vessels in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pot industry pitches: From 'stinky purple' to 'dry mango swirls'Armored cars ferrying pounds of pot products -- with names like "Stinky Purple"
Pot industry pitches: From 'stinky purple' to 'dry mango swirls'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
Armored cars ferrying pounds of pot products -- with names like "Stinky Purple" -- from Pensacola to Miami. Cannabis advertised on billboards throughout the state by companies linked to some of the Capitol's most powerful lobbyists. That scenario... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Outlawing prostitution is a crimeBanning things you don't like has a long history, though not a happy one. Ameri
Outlawing prostitution is a crime
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Banning things you don't like has a long history, though not a happy one. Americans have tried banning alcohol, marijuana, pornography and homosexuality. All of them persisted anyway. So we learned to not only tolerate but allow them. Nowadays, you... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
PRO-6 gets ‘best practice’ ratingTHE Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) earned a ‘best practice’ rating in the eva
PRO-6 gets ‘best practice’ rating
The Daily Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
THE Police Regional Office 6 (PRO-6) earned a ‘best practice’ rating in the evaluation conducted recently by the Compliance Evaluation Process (CEP) team from the PNP national command in Camp Crame, Metro Manila. The CEP Team was composed of... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Shallow depths belie hazards as waterparks' popularity growsYPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- With their appealing slides and wave pools, splash
Shallow depths belie hazards as waterparks' popularity grows
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- With their appealing slides and wave pools, splashing around at waterparks is an increasingly popular way to spend a summer day. But the shallow waters belie hazards that experts say visitors who are focused on the fun... Read more
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The News & Observer
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods | News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off,
Residents criticize Raleigh plan to revitalize two downtown neighborhoods
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
| News & Observer August 26, 2015 Neighbors ask city leaders to hold off, gather more public... Read more
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walesonline
Man died after taking a now-banned legal highA man suffering the effect of a now-banned legal high known as "Banshee Dust" o
Man died after taking a now-banned legal high
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
A man suffering the effect of a now-banned legal high known as "Banshee Dust" or Gogaine ran out of his house into the path of a car, burst into a pub “screaming” and tried to throw himself head-first through a window, an inquest has heard. Swansea... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Employee Outsourcing Firms Get Tax Break - Employee Outsourcing Firms Get Tax Break by Jay Root The Texas Tribune Aug. 26 2015 Throughout August The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws that take effect ...Throughout August, The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will ch
Employee Outsourcing Firms Get Tax Break - Employee Outsourcing Firms Get Tax Break by Jay Root The Texas Tribune Aug. 26 2015 Throughout August The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws that take effect ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Throughout August, The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws that take effect Sept. 1. Check out our story calendar for more. A politically connected group of businesses will soon be getting a tax break,... Read more
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