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2015/08/01 14:56
2015/08/01 14:56
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... time we bring money into the house, we have choices to make," Miller tells his rapt audience. "We can spend it, we can share it or we can save it." In all likelihood, it's the spinning plates...
2015/08/01 14:56
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2015/07/30 22:38
2015/07/30 22:38
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A controversial cybersecurity bill working its way through Congress has raised concerns not just of civil liberties groups but also of some leading scientists and security experts who worry that it...
2015/07/30 14:52
2015/07/30 14:52
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A black couple who have been working for a small university in eastern Kansas says the school is retaliating against them for complaining about a racial incident. Angelica Hale, a...
2015/07/29 15:04
2015/07/29 15:04
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Another month, another tourism record. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority on Tuesday reported a record June for visitation, despite convention attendance being off by 16.6 percent. The...
2015/07/28 20:53
2015/07/28 20:53
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With help from teacher Shari Silverman, far left, and Anita Burke, foreground, four-year-old Rudra Rane, center, and his eight-year-old sister Aditi Rane participate in the “Yoga for Kids” program at...
2015/07/28 17:10
2015/07/28 17:10
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WASHINGTON - More than a dozen privacy and civil liberties groups have joined together for an unconventional protest this week, helping Internet users send hundreds of thousands of faxes to the U.S....
2015/07/27 11:29
2015/07/27 11:29
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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) _ University of Missouri officials will appeal a loss of accreditation for the school’s master’s program in library science. The American Library Association withdrew accreditation...
2015/07/22 21:16
2015/07/22 21:16
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My boys are 11 now, twins well on their way to teendom, and the cultural artifacts in their bedroom for the most part reflect that: the ominous "Lord of the Rings" movie poster on the door, the snarky...
2015/07/22 16:54
2015/07/22 16:54
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The library will offer a variety of programs (most in September and October 2015), including: • Dance and music entertainment at the Mexican Independence Day festival • Viewing and discussion of...
2015/07/22 06:39
2015/07/22 06:39
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Weekly Activities Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, July 22, at 10:30 a.m. Apps for iPad/iPhone, Thursday, July 23, 10:30 a.m., Pre-register. Beachcombers Books Have you visited the bookstore in...
2015/07/21 04:39
2015/07/21 04:39
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Senate Approves Every Child Achieves Act of 2015 The American Library Association (ALA) shared the news that the U.S. Senate voted to reauthorize and amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act...
2015/07/20 18:51
2015/07/20 18:51
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Who Should Be the Next Librarian of Congress? Wrong Question! | Commentary With the news that James H. Billington, the librarian of Congress, is retiring, there has been considerable discussion about...
2015/07/18 23:50
2015/07/18 23:50
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Two elementary books, set in Afghanistan and Iraq, are creating a social media stir in Jacksonville and have re-energized the age-old debate on literary censorship. Currently, there are 11 literary...
2015/07/17 21:24
2015/07/17 21:24
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On Jan. 21, 2009, Obama signed an executive order and two presidential memoranda to usher in what he called a “new era of openness.”� The presidential memo on the Freedom of Information Act ordered...
2015/07/17 16:33
2015/07/17 16:33
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SAN DIEGO >> Free speech advocates blasted a Yucaipa family for their continuing attempts to get comic books and graphic novels that offend them removed from Crafton Hills College course...
2015/07/16 04:39
2015/07/16 04:39
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ConnectHome Initiative Brings Broadband to Public Housing Residents The American Library Association (ALA) announced that HUD (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development) and President Barack...
2015/07/15 20:52
2015/07/15 20:52
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ConnectHome also aims to connect with designated (in 2014) Promise Zones – including Mantua in Philadelphia and Camden City. Promise Zones is a lagging administration plan to target more federal...
2015/07/14 18:39
2015/07/14 18:39
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Hood County Commissioners said today that two LGBT-themed library books for kids will stay on the shelves. Dozens of residents concerned about the books spoke before the commissioners earlier today...
2015/07/14 17:15
2015/07/14 17:15
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The Marlboro Library welcomed U.S. Army Capt. Luis Carlos Montalvan and his best friend and service dog, Tuesday, to kick off the 2015 summer reading program, “Every Hero Has a Story.” MARLBORO – The...
2015/07/14 09:51
2015/07/14 09:51
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Should Congressional Research Service Reports Be Public? Lance says the information in CRS reports belongs to the American people. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) The walls between members of...
2015/08/01 14:56
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