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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKsold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 15 hours ago
sold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1597 or 330-507-2255. COLUMBIANA Columbiana American Legion fish fry, 4-7 p.m. Adults $10, children $5. Baked or fried available. Take out or dine in. Crown Theater... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKsold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted yesterday
sold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1597 or 330-507-2255. COLUMBIANA Columbiana American Legion fish fry, 4-7 p.m. Adults $10, children $5. Baked or fried available. Take out or dine in. GOSHEN... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKsold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
sold out, Calla Community Church, 6482 W. Calla Road; advance orders, 330-501-1597 or 330-507-2255. COLUMBIANA Columbiana American Legion fish fry, 4-7 p.m. Adults $10, children $5. Baked or fried available. Take out or dine in. GOSHEN... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start youngif we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Ta
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start young
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
if we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Take basketball, for example. The AAU, or Amateur Athletics Union, is often considered a stepping stone to college basketball and the NBA, for better or worse. AAU... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start youngif we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Ta
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start young
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
if we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Take basketball, for example. The AAU, or Amateur Athletics Union, is often considered a stepping stone to college basketball and the NBA, for better or worse. AAU... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start youngif we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Ta
Troy Carter: Tech should train minority talent like NBA players and start young
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
if we started treating computer science in the same way we treat athletics? Take basketball, for example. The AAU, or Amateur Athletics Union, is often considered a stepping stone to college basketball and the NBA, for better or worse. AAU... Read more
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The Space Review
Secrets and signsa secretive society that has left symbols with mysterious meanings, and that so
Secrets and signs
The Space Review / Posted 3 days ago
a secretive society that has left symbols with mysterious meanings, and that some people believe actually controls the American government and even the entire world. One symbol commonly attributed to the Freemasons is the “all seeing eye”, or... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKfrom 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the gift shop. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Churc
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the gift shop. COLUMBIANA TOPS 720, Presbyterian Church, weigh-ins, 9-9:35 a.m.; 330-482-5946. American Red Cross blood drive, 1-6 p.m., First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St.; appointments, download American Red Cross... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKclassmate birthday recognition, noon, BB Rooners. SEBRING Benefit breakfast f
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
classmate birthday recognition, noon, BB Rooners. SEBRING Benefit breakfast for Megan Boyle, 8 a.m.-noon, Sebring American Legion on California Avenue. ALLIANCE Alliance Community Hospital Auxiliary will sell Anastasiades Exclusive... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscarswas jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscars
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
was jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when Dalton Trumbo was called before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in 1947 to testify against his fellow socialists in Hollywood, he had a good deal to lose.... Read more
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WA Today
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscarswas jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscars
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
was jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when Dalton Trumbo was called before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in 1947 to testify against his fellow socialists in Hollywood, he had a good deal to lose.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscarswas jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscars
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
was jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when Dalton Trumbo was called before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in 1947 to testify against his fellow socialists in Hollywood, he had a good deal to lose.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscarswas jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscars
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
was jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when Dalton Trumbo was called before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in 1947 to testify against his fellow socialists in Hollywood, he had a good deal to lose.... Read more
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The Age
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscarswas jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when
Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston talks luck and heartache on his way to the Oscars
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
was jailed for being a socialist. Photo: Supplied The point here is that when Dalton Trumbo was called before the House UnAmerican Activities Committee in 1947 to testify against his fellow socialists in Hollywood, he had a good deal to lose.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Muhammadu Buhari and the Role in Search of an Actor (VIexploiting this resource. I am aware that since the country has as it were aban
President Muhammadu Buhari and the Role in Search of an Actor (VI
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
exploiting this resource. I am aware that since the country has as it were abandoned coal a number of private investors and amateur miners and speculators have gone into the business. Unfortunately, none has had the kind of neither huge capital... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Should Soccer Players Wear Head Protection?Should amateur and professional soccer players wear some kind of head protectio
Should Soccer Players Wear Head Protection?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Should amateur and professional soccer players wear some kind of head protection to prevent against concussions? We speak to several experts about the frequency of head injuries in soccer, and about the arguments for having players wear some kind of... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKALLIANCE American Red Cross blood drive, 12:30-6 p.m., Alliance Community Hosp
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
ALLIANCE American Red Cross blood drive, 12:30-6 p.m., Alliance Community Hospital, 200 E. State St.; appointments, download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, redcrossblood.org or 800-733-2767. COLUMBIANA Women of the Well program, 11... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Transfer athletes adjust to new life at Pennchoice at the time. But for Chambers, who already had connections in the Phila
Transfer athletes adjust to new life at Penn
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 8 days ago
choice at the time. But for Chambers, who already had connections in the Philadelphia area due to her time playing AAU [Amateur Athletic Union] ball, the no-brainer was made even simpler. “It was a little bit of both [the school seeking me out... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Enough madness: Just pay college athleteswell-respected institutions, and is now the defendant in several legal challeng
Enough madness: Just pay college athletes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
well-respected institutions, and is now the defendant in several legal challenges that threaten to undermine this uniquely American enterprise drastically. Most American universities field various men's and women's intercollegiate sports teams.... Read more
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Style Weekly
Opinion: On the 150th Anniversary of Baseball in Richmond a Boulevard Proposal Makes Sensepastime because over time — many decades — the combination of the game and the
Opinion: On the 150th Anniversary of Baseball in Richmond a Boulevard Proposal Makes Sense
Style Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
pastime because over time — many decades — the combination of the game and the sport became interwoven into the fabric of American society. The sport is so strong today because the game of baseball has developed a positive connection with so many... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Monday afternoon briefing: GM human embryos, transfer deadline day and taking a sickieelections in the country also known as Myanmar. Tube drivers to strike this we
Monday afternoon briefing: GM human embryos, transfer deadline day and taking a sickie
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
elections in the country also known as Myanmar. Tube drivers to strike this weekend, causing potential chaos next Monday. Union members are to stage a 48-hour walkout from 9pm on Saturday, in a dispute over ticket office closures. 'The world's... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKArea AARP #3104, meeting, 1 p.m., Canfield Presbyterian Church; blood pressure
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 10 days ago
Area AARP #3104, meeting, 1 p.m., Canfield Presbyterian Church; blood pressure screenings, noon-12:45 p.m. American Red Cross blood drive, 2-6 p.m., Western Reserve United Methodist Church, 4580 Canfield Road; appointments, download... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Jan. 31)Sirius B, a companion of Sirius, through an 18.5-inch (47 cm) telescope now loc
Jan. 31)
The Inyo Register / Posted 11 days ago
Sirius B, a companion of Sirius, through an 18.5-inch (47 cm) telescope now located at Northwestern University. 1865 – American Civil War: The United States Congress passes the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, abolishing... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKArea AARP #3104, meeting, 1 p.m., Canfield Presbyterian Church; blood pressure
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 11 days ago
Area AARP #3104, meeting, 1 p.m., Canfield Presbyterian Church; blood pressure screenings, noon-12:45 p.m. American Red Cross blood drive, 2-6 p.m., Western Reserve United Methodist Church, 4580 Canfield Road; appointments, download... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKALLIANCE American Red Cross blood drive, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., First Christian Chu
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 12 days ago
ALLIANCE American Red Cross blood drive, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., First Christian Church, 1141 W. Beech St.; appointments, 800-733-2767. Bingo, 6:25 p.m., Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Road NE; doors open at 5 p.m.; sandwiches, salads,... Read more
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Washington City Paper
D.C. Peace Community Grieves Death of White House Vigil Keeper Concepcion ‘Connie’ Picciottogovernment officials could help her win back Olga. She stayed for the long haul
D.C. Peace Community Grieves Death of White House Vigil Keeper Concepcion ‘Connie’ Picciotto
Washington City Paper / Posted 15 days ago
government officials could help her win back Olga. She stayed for the long haul. Art Spitzer, legal director at the American Civil Liberties Union of the Nation’s Capital, says he first encountered Picciotto near Farragut Square, where,... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Upcoming meetings and eventsMarines, FMF corpsmen and FMF Navy chaplains to attend. Information: http://on.
Upcoming meetings and events
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Marines, FMF corpsmen and FMF Navy chaplains to attend. Information: http://on.fb.me/1E7lhbp or 640-6077. Northeast Kansas Amateur Astronomers’ League, 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 28, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. Program:... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 WeatherballWeather Balls-of-Fur may help you improve on your 90% On-Target Weather accurac
13 Weatherball
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
Weather Balls-of-Fur may help you improve on your 90% On-Target Weather accuracy. Good luck. :-) A loyal WZZM-13 viewer and amateur weather buff. - Thank you TV 13 for doing us all a favor by bringing "back" the weatherball. It is such a landmark... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Boxer Kakembo in the Limelightman). Although not literally, but metaphorically, Kakembo chained Nigerian Usma
Boxer Kakembo in the Limelight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
man). Although not literally, but metaphorically, Kakembo chained Nigerian Usman Waidi in Lagos to win the African Boxing Union (ABU) featherweight title belt in December 2015. It was on this premise that Kakembo won the USPA/Nile Special sports... Read more
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The Forward
The True Story of How Nazis Invented the Space Program(Society for Space Travel), or VfR, in the back of a Breslau alehouse. But even
The True Story of How Nazis Invented the Space Program
The Forward / Posted 17 days ago
(Society for Space Travel), or VfR, in the back of a Breslau alehouse. But even if the first rocket enthusiasts were amateurs who fantasized about taking weekend trips to the moon, the VfR was very quickly co-opted by the German military,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
15 Scousers who changed the world - from music stars to war heroeswere instrumental to the Allies victory in 1945. A founding member of the Spec
15 Scousers who changed the world - from music stars to war heroes
Liverpool Echo / Posted 19 days ago
were instrumental to the Allies victory in 1945. A founding member of the Special Boat Unit, Pomford was a champion amateur boxer who was cherrypicked for elite service after only six months in the army. His platoon undertook the most... Read more
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Daily Record
Kathrine Switzer on how she defied the marathon gender ban and angry Scotsmanof proving that women could do it.” Despite finishing the marathon, Kathrine w
Kathrine Switzer on how she defied the marathon gender ban and angry Scotsman
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
of proving that women could do it.” Despite finishing the marathon, Kathrine was disqualified and expelled from the Amateur Athletics Union for a number of reasons – including running with men. But it proved to be a defining moment and she... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Interest up for DH in NLlast meeting before the likely start of collective bargaining, where revenue sh
Interest up for DH in NL
Rutland Herald / Posted 20 days ago
last meeting before the likely start of collective bargaining, where revenue sharing, the luxury tax, and the international amateur draft are among the topics management may push for change. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) CORAL GABLES, Fla. � Major League... Read more
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The Columbian
Mountain View’s Jones, Mitchell are top winners at National Football Foundation eventof Camas and Will Ortner of Hockinson ($2,500 apiece), and Peter Schultz-Rathbu
Mountain View’s Jones, Mitchell are top winners at National Football Foundation event
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
of Camas and Will Ortner of Hockinson ($2,500 apiece), and Peter Schultz-Rathbun of Hockinson and Zach Berfanger of Union ($1,500). The scholarship winners were selected from 29 nominees based on their accomplishments in football (40... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County NFF fetes senior high school football standoutsof Camas and Will Ortner of Hockinson ($2,500 apiece), and Peter Schultz-Rathbu
Clark County NFF fetes senior high school football standouts
The Columbian / Posted 21 days ago
of Camas and Will Ortner of Hockinson ($2,500 apiece), and Peter Schultz-Rathbun of Hockinson and Zach Berfanger of Union ($1,500). The scholarship winners were selected from 29 nominees based on their accomplishments in football (40... Read more
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The Columbian
Barnum guest speaker for annual high school football award banquetof Seton Catholic, Jefferson Kiyasu and Jim Rowe of Skyview, Isaac Adams of Ste
Barnum guest speaker for annual high school football award banquet
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
of Seton Catholic, Jefferson Kiyasu and Jim Rowe of Skyview, Isaac Adams of Stevenson, Zach Berfanger and Jordan Lawson of Union, Logan Black and Michael Martin of Ridgefield, Brody Oberg of Washougal, and Jared Cloud and Christian Mendez of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Apparent security easing precedes drug lord's recaptureif El Chapo made this mistake others will make it in the future," said Christop
Apparent security easing precedes drug lord's recapture
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 28 days ago
if El Chapo made this mistake others will make it in the future," said Christopher Soghoian, a surveillance expert with the American Civil Liberties Union. Mike Vigil, a former head of international operations for the U.S. Drug Enforcement... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The thing to do in all 75 Arkansas countiesclasses offered there. NORTHWEST ARKANSAS BENTON COUNTY Pop. 242,321 - 847.3
The thing to do in all 75 Arkansas counties
Arkansas Times / Posted 28 days ago
classes offered there. NORTHWEST ARKANSAS BENTON COUNTY Pop. 242,321 - 847.36 square miles Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art One Museum Way Bentonville Though the patrons of the arts in New York City and Chicago and L.A. may shake... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Wysocki on Pittsburgh’s six greatest Olympiansis one of only six people in the history of the world to win medals in the wint
Wysocki on Pittsburgh’s six greatest Olympians
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 29 days ago
is one of only six people in the history of the world to win medals in the winter and summer games. Williams is the first American woman to do it. She struck gold in track in Athens in 2004, and again in London in 2012. In 2014, she added a silver... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKWest Branch Local school board, 5:30 p.m., high school library. BERLIN CENTER
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 29 days ago
West Branch Local school board, 5:30 p.m., high school library. BERLIN CENTER American Red Cross blood drive, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Western Reserve High School, 13850 Akron-Canfield Road; appointments, visit redcrossblood.org or call... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
43 p.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
43 p.m. EST
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
29 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
29 a.m. EST
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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walesonline
The 25 greatest Scarlets players of all timeRupert Henry St. John Barker Moon was born in Birmingham and went to Walsall’s
The 25 greatest Scarlets players of all time
walesonline / Posted 30 days ago
Rupert Henry St. John Barker Moon was born in Birmingham and went to Walsall’s Queen Mary’s Grammar School. Transcended the amateur and professional eras and appeared 272 times for the Scarlets and 24 for Wales, picking up a Five Nations winners’... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
14 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
14 a.m. EST
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. EST
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. EST
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
15 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
15 a.m. EST
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. ESTWASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Unio
AP Top News at 4:15 a.m. EST
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � President Barack Obama will deliver a final State of the Union address Tuesday brimming with optimism � far more than most Americans possess. After six years of pitching ambitious proposals in his annual speech to Congress, Obama... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK330-332-9688 or salemtheatre@att.net. West Branch Local school board, 5:30 p.m
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 30 days ago
330-332-9688 or salemtheatre@att.net. West Branch Local school board, 5:30 p.m., high school library. BERLIN CENTER American Red Cross blood drive, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Western Reserve High School, 13850 Akron-Canfield Road; appointments, visit... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Apparent security easing precedes drug lord's recaptureif El Chapo made this mistake others will make it in the future," said Christop
Apparent security easing precedes drug lord's recapture
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 30 days ago
if El Chapo made this mistake others will make it in the future," said Christopher Soghoian, a surveillance expert with the American Civil Liberties Union. Mike Vigil, a former head of international operations for the U.S. Drug Enforcement... Read more
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