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The Columbus Dispatch
Abercrombie reports loss; sales woes worry investors& Fitch Co. on Tuesday reported a wider fiscal second quarter loss as both U.S.
Abercrombie reports loss; sales woes worry investors
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
& Fitch Co. on Tuesday reported a wider fiscal second quarter loss as both U.S. and international sales fell. The New Albany-based retailer lost $13.1 million, or 19 cents per share, compared with a loss of $810,000, or 1 cent per share, a... Read more
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Market Watch
Sears to bring paint back to storesof home-improvement projects. The rollout will start in 23 stores before going
Sears to bring paint back to stores
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
of home-improvement projects. The rollout will start in 23 stores before going nationwide, starting with cities including Albany, N.Y., Oak Bridge, Ill., and Saginaw, Mich. Sears is introducing a Craftsman brand paint that will be priced between... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Abilene, Big Country teams ranked in AP football polla big win over Wichita Falls. Brock remains No. 1 in 3A, with Cisco the lone B
Abilene, Big Country teams ranked in AP football poll
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
a big win over Wichita Falls. Brock remains No. 1 in 3A, with Cisco the lone Big Country team in at No. 12. And finally, in Class 2A, the Albany Lions remain at No. 6 in the state, with Goldthwaite jumping up to No. 14 after a first... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th Districtsecret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th District
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 2 hours ago
secret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into the Helming campaign to ensure her seat in Albany. Helming’s campaign finance disclosures so far do not account for mailings, campaign lawn signs or whatever else is... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Thruway crash closes lanes near Albany during morning rushROTTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) - A crash involving a tractor-trailer forced police to blo
Thruway crash closes lanes near Albany during morning rush
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 hours ago
ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) - A crash involving a tractor-trailer forced police to block off lanes of the Thruway west of Albany during the morning rush hour. State troopers say the accident occurred Tuesday at about 6 a.m. on the eastbound lanes between... Read more
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WALB Albany
Danny's Brown Box Campaign to give out school supplies to families in needat ASU helps students succeed in collegeNew program at ASU helps students succe
Danny's Brown Box Campaign to give out school supplies to families in need
WALB Albany / Posted 3 hours ago
at ASU helps students succeed in collegeNew program at ASU helps students succeed in college A workshop on Monday night at Albany State University was designed to make sure students who start college, finish college. (Source: WALB) A workshop on... Read more
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Market Watch
Abercrombie & Fitch sales dip, offers soft outlookin tourism. "We do not see those headwinds materially changing in the next few
Abercrombie & Fitch sales dip, offers soft outlook
Market Watch / Posted 3 hours ago
in tourism. "We do not see those headwinds materially changing in the next few months," he said in an interview. The New Albany, Ohio, company said sales at stores open at least a year fell 4% in the fiscal second quarter ended July 30, matching... Read more
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Market Watch
Abercrombie & Fitch sales dip, offers soft outlookin tourism. "We do not see those headwinds materially changing in the next few
Abercrombie & Fitch sales dip, offers soft outlook
Market Watch / Posted 3 hours ago
in tourism. "We do not see those headwinds materially changing in the next few months," he said in an interview. The New Albany, Ohio, company said sales at stores open at least a year fell 4% in the fiscal second quarter ended July 30, matching... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New president, editor to lead North Jersey Media Groupadvertising at Hearst’s San Francisco Chronicle. Before that, she held advertis
New president, editor to lead North Jersey Media Group
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 hours ago
advertising at Hearst’s San Francisco Chronicle. Before that, she held advertising positions at Hearst’s Times Union in Albany, N.Y. “North Jersey Media Group has a tradition of journalistic excellence that I feel provides a great platform for... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
HECK REMEMBERED: Lansing plays without longtime coachseason opener in years without coach Adam Heck. (Photo: NICK REYNOLDS / Staff P
HECK REMEMBERED: Lansing plays without longtime coach
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
season opener in years without coach Adam Heck. (Photo: NICK REYNOLDS / Staff Photo) Heck died unexpectedly on Saturday in Albany, leaving behind a legacy cemented not just in his accolades, but in his impact on the community. Some in attendance... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A beautiful day awaits the Albany areaALBANY - If you can take a random day off, Tuesday might be the day to do it.
A beautiful day awaits the Albany area
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
ALBANY - If you can take a random day off, Tuesday might be the day to do it. Forecasters say the sky should be clear for much of the day and the temperature will rise into the low 80s. Overnight, the temperature will drop into the low... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Coxsackie man arrested for strangulation of womanwho sustained injuries in the Village of Coxsackie. The victim was treated for
Coxsackie man arrested for strangulation of woman
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 3 hours ago
who sustained injuries in the Village of Coxsackie. The victim was treated for serious injuries at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. State Police were assisted by the Greene County District Attorney’s Office and City of Albany Police. Copyright ©... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Parents seek cure for girl’s fatal disease; fundraiser to help Sanfilippo syndrome researchgodmother.” On Thursday, Coolidge will host a fundraiser for Sanfilippo resear
Parents seek cure for girl’s fatal disease; fundraiser to help Sanfilippo syndrome research
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
godmother.” On Thursday, Coolidge will host a fundraiser for Sanfilippo research at the Church of the Resurrection in New Albany. She and the McGees are all members of the church, but didn’t know it until they connected at the winery. “When they... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casinoALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casino
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 4 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award a casino license to Tioga Downs, a racetrack and electronic gambling facility in the state's Southern Tier. The state's Gaming Commission is expected to take up the... Read more
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Boston Globe
John Lennon’s killer denied parole for a 9th timeALBANY, N.Y. — John Lennon’s killer will remain behind bars after being denied
John Lennon’s killer denied parole for a 9th time
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. — John Lennon’s killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time. The New York state Board of Parole on Monday announced that it has again denied parole to Mark David Chapman, who on Dec. 8, 1980, shot and... Read more
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FOX News
Mark Chapman, John Lennon's killer, denied parole for ninth timeALBANY, N.Y. – John Lennon's killer will remain behind bars after being denied
Mark Chapman, John Lennon's killer, denied parole for ninth time
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. – John Lennon's killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time. The New York state Board of Parole on Monday announced that it has again denied parole to Mark David Chapman, who on Dec. 8, 1980, shot and... Read more
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Boston Globe
In his novel, Aaron Thier takes the long view on climate change“It was always part of my understanding of the world,” he said. His mother, Au
In his novel, Aaron Thier takes the long view on climate change
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
“It was always part of my understanding of the world,” he said. His mother, Audrey, served as an environmental lobbyist in Albany, N.Y., working mostly on agricultural pesticides. His father, Williams College English professor Peter Murphy, “passed... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casinoALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casino
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award a casino license to Tioga Downs, a racetrack and electronic gambling facility in the state's Southern Tier. The state's Gaming Commission is expected to take up the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in BostonAug. 25, 2016 file photo, the Rev. Franklin Graham speaks during an election pr
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
Aug. 25, 2016 file photo, the Rev. Franklin Graham speaks during an election prayer rally outside the state Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Graham is scheduled to hold a mass prayer rally as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in BostonAug. 25, 2016 file photo, the Rev. Franklin Graham speaks during an election pr
Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
Aug. 25, 2016 file photo, the Rev. Franklin Graham speaks during an election prayer rally outside the state Capitol in Albany, N.Y. Graham is scheduled to hold a mass prayer rally as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote,... Read more
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WALB Albany
GSP investigates fatal wreck near Newtonat ASU helps students succeed in collegeNew program at ASU helps students succe
GSP investigates fatal wreck near Newton
WALB Albany / Posted 10 hours ago
at ASU helps students succeed in collegeNew program at ASU helps students succeed in college A workshop on Monday night at Albany State University was designed to make sure students who start college, finish college. (Source: WALB) A workshop on... Read more
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WALB Albany
Ongoing sting operations fail to curb alcohol sales to minorsoperations, many clerks continue to sell alcohol to underage buyers. So many l
Ongoing sting operations fail to curb alcohol sales to minors
WALB Albany / Posted 10 hours ago
operations, many clerks continue to sell alcohol to underage buyers. So many locations failed the sting operation, the Albany Dougherty Drug Unit didn't have time to hit all the stores they planned to check. How are you doing is the first... Read more
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WALB Albany
New program at ASU helps students succeed in collegeA workshop on Monday night at Albany State University was designed to make sure
New program at ASU helps students succeed in college
WALB Albany / Posted 10 hours ago
A workshop on Monday night at Albany State University was designed to make sure students who start college, finish college. "Smart is the new cool" is a program that helps students set academic goals and achieve them to graduate in four... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th Districtsecret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th District
MPNnow.com / Posted 10 hours ago
secret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into the Helming campaign to ensure her seat in Albany. Helming’s campaign finance disclosures so far do not account for mailings, campaign lawn signs or whatever else is... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casinoALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award
NY Gaming Commission poised to license Southern Tier casino
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state gambling regulators may soon formally award a casino license to Tioga Downs, a racetrack and electronic gambling facility in the state's Southern Tier. The state's Gaming Commission is expected to take up the... Read more
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Wayne Post
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th Districtsecret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into
Helming defends campaign spending in 54th District
Wayne Post / Posted 10 hours ago
secret. What remains under wraps is how much money the NYSSRCC is putting into the Helming campaign to ensure her seat in Albany. Helming’s campaign finance disclosures so far do not account for mailings, campaign lawn signs or whatever else is... Read more
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WALB Albany
Homeowner upset of house code controversyAn Albany property owner believes the city is unfairly singling her out for cod
Homeowner upset of house code controversy
WALB Albany / Posted 11 hours ago
An Albany property owner believes the city is unfairly singling her out for code violations. Patricia Kalka owns a house at 8th Avenue and Madison Street. She said she hopes to fix it up to rent it out, but right now it doesn't have electricity or... Read more
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WALB Albany
Downtown Albany new line dance classlook at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get
Downtown Albany new line dance class
WALB Albany / Posted 11 hours ago
look at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get a look at how they do their jobs. A popular DJ in Albany is teaching a new line dance class in... Read more
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WALB Albany
GSP releases results of increased checkpointslook at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get
GSP releases results of increased checkpoints
WALB Albany / Posted 11 hours ago
look at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get a look at how they do their jobs. Downtown Albany new line dance classDowntown Albany new line dance class A popular DJ in Albany is teaching a new line dance class in... Read more
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WALB Albany
Mother shoots daughter's boyfriend, won't face chargeslook at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get
Mother shoots daughter's boyfriend, won't face charges
WALB Albany / Posted 11 hours ago
look at how they do their jobs. Several state lawmakers joined troopers to get a look at how they do their jobs. Downtown Albany new line dance classDowntown Albany new line dance class A popular DJ in Albany is teaching a new line dance class in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
New president and editor to lead North Jersey Media Groupadvertising at Hearst’s San Francisco Chronicle. Before that, she held advertis
New president and editor to lead North Jersey Media Group
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 hours ago
advertising at Hearst’s San Francisco Chronicle. Before that, she held advertising positions at Hearst’s Times Union in Albany, N.Y. “North Jersey Media Group has a tradition of journalistic excellence that I feel provides a great platform for... Read more
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CBS News
John Lennon's killer denied parole for the 9th timeALBANY, N.Y. -- John Lennon’s killer will remain behind bars after being denied
John Lennon's killer denied parole for the 9th time
CBS News / Posted 11 hours ago
ALBANY, N.Y. -- John Lennon’s killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time. The New York state Board of Parole on Monday announced that it has again denied parole to Mark David Chapman, who on Dec. 8, 1980, shot and... Read more
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USA Today
Peterson: As much as he might want to, Mitchell Meyers can't downplay the significance of Saturday's gameroommate Grant Rohach will watch on television. He transferred to Buffalo after
Peterson: As much as he might want to, Mitchell Meyers can't downplay the significance of Saturday's game
USA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
roommate Grant Rohach will watch on television. He transferred to Buffalo after last season, and the Bulls face Albany on Friday. Grant's Mom and Pop wouldn’t spring for a plane ticket back to Ames for the weekend? “No,” Grant said in... Read more
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WALB Albany
Augusta commissioner weighs in on Mercy Ministries code compliancecommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Augusta commissioner weighs in on Mercy Ministries code compliance
WALB Albany / Posted 12 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
New U of Illinois chancellor will start work a little earlyJones had been expected to start on Oct. 3 after finishing up his work as presi
New U of Illinois chancellor will start work a little early
Daily Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Jones had been expected to start on Oct. 3 after finishing up his work as president of the State University of New York at Albany. But Kaler said Jones set that date to make sure he had plenty of time to finish his work. Now the SUNY campus plans... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
New Albany-Floyd Co. School District addresses social media concernsare making it a priority to address social media concerns from cyberbullying to
New Albany-Floyd Co. School District addresses social media concerns
WLKY Louisville / Posted 12 hours ago
are making it a priority to address social media concerns from cyberbullying to the threat of sexual predators. The New Albany-Floyd County School District joined the conversation Monday. Some members of the school board met with parents in an... Read more
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The Buffalo News
UB splits the difference at quarterbackpaid off Monday when the senior graduate student was named the starting quarter
UB splits the difference at quarterback
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 hours ago
paid off Monday when the senior graduate student was named the starting quarterback for UB’s season opener Friday against Albany. UB coach Lance Leipold said Rohach will open the game but that redshirt freshman Tyree Jackson also will see... Read more
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WALB Albany
Free job fair coming to Columbus on Sept. 14commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Free job fair coming to Columbus on Sept. 14
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Cordele church collects items for flood victimscommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Cordele church collects items for flood victims
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Officials still searching for Cordele furniture store arsonistcommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Officials still searching for Cordele furniture store arsonist
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Dougherty Co. concerned Sabal Trail could cause road damagekind of use, but the county attorney said that the federal government's approva
Dougherty Co. concerned Sabal Trail could cause road damage
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
kind of use, but the county attorney said that the federal government's approval of the pipeline trumps the county's zoning rules. The staging area property is owned by Pretoria Farms, the same group bringing the micro-brewery to downtown... Read more
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WALB Albany
GCAPS program gears up after controversy, reorganizationcommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
GCAPS program gears up after controversy, reorganization
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Clown reportedly attempting to lure kids into woods of SC communitycommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Clown reportedly attempting to lure kids into woods of SC community
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
County commissioners vote no to EDC fundingA political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission con
County commissioners vote no to EDC funding
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday with another vote by county commissioners not to fund the organization fully. Commissioners Hayes, James, Johnson and Jones voted for a second time not... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lawmakers discuss the importance of MCLB, other military basescommissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding
Lawmakers discuss the importance of MCLB, other military bases
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
commissioners vote no to EDC fundingCounty commissioners vote no to EDC funding A political battle over funding of the Albany-Doughtery Economic Commission continued on Monday. (Source: WALB) A political battle over funding of the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
17 Big Country Teams in Week 2 Harris RatingsDiv. II: 4)Cisco 11)Coleman 18)Eastland Class 2A Div. I: 4)Goldthwaite 12)Anso
17 Big Country Teams in Week 2 Harris Ratings
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 hours ago
Div. II: 4)Cisco 11)Coleman 18)Eastland Class 2A Div. I: 4)Goldthwaite 12)Anson 18)Stamford 20)Hawley CLASS 2A Div. II: 4)Albany 13)Munday 19)Hamlin 20)Haskell Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not... Read more
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Breitbart
Turkish Chobani Owner Has Deep Ties to Clinton Global Initiative and Clinton Campaignof Greek yogurt for the federal school system, and Ulukaya had no problem greas
Turkish Chobani Owner Has Deep Ties to Clinton Global Initiative and Clinton Campaign
Breitbart / Posted 13 hours ago
of Greek yogurt for the federal school system, and Ulukaya had no problem greasing the wheels to make that happen, as the Albany Times Union reported last year: With encouragement from (New York Senators) Schumer and Gellibrand, Ulukaya and other... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Remains of WWII Marine Return Home 73 Years Laterin a mass grave and brought home by an organization called History Flight. Tra
Remains of WWII Marine Return Home 73 Years Later
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 14 hours ago
in a mass grave and brought home by an organization called History Flight. Traver's family was on the observation deck at Albany International Airport as the flag-draped coffin was unloaded Friday. "Today means to me that there's going to be... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Soft drinks toughen stance as Plano-based Pepsi, Dr Pepper fight sin taxescash cow for tax collectors? Measures are on the fall ballot in three Californ
Soft drinks toughen stance as Plano-based Pepsi, Dr Pepper fight sin taxes
Dallas Morning News / Posted 14 hours ago
cash cow for tax collectors? Measures are on the fall ballot in three California communities -- San Francisco, Oakland and Albany -- that would impose a sin tax on soft drinks. With those, and possibly a similar measure in Boulder, the industry has... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Men wanted for questioning over Albany hotel fireMen wanted for questioning over fire at Albany's historic Premier Hotel in WA
Men wanted for questioning over Albany hotel fire
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 hours ago
Men wanted for questioning over fire at Albany's historic Premier Hotel in WA WA police have released composite images of two men wanted for questioning over a robbery and fire at a 125-year-old hotel in Albany earlier this year. Two men were... Read more
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