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Business Insider
A Russian billionaire has launched the smallest-ever spacecraft into orbit — a key step to reaching a nearby star systemis a very early version of what we would send to interstellar distances," Pete
Business Insider / Posted an hour ago
is a very early version of what we would send to interstellar distances," Pete Worden, a former director of NASA's Ames Research Center and Starshot's executive director, told SciAm. Two of Starshot's sprites are attached to small... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Joint Traffic Study Aims to Make ISU Safer for PedestriansAMES, Iowa -- The City of Ames has partnered with Iowa State University to try
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 hours ago
AMES, Iowa -- The City of Ames has partnered with Iowa State University to try and make the campus a safer place for pedestrians and motorists, and they’re learning a lot thanks to a new traffic study. The study focused on Lincoln Ave., the main... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Mike Weir happy to see strong Canadian contingent at national OpenNovember and March, respectively. It was the first time two different Canadians
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
November and March, respectively. It was the first time two different Canadians won on the PGA Tour since Weir and Stephen Ames did so a decade ago. “We always are texting each other when someone plays well. We’re always rooting for each other,”... Read more
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The Irish Times
GoDaddy built its business on sexist ads but then changed tacklisten to any suggestion, and to pressure other firms to steal GoDaddy’s best i
The Irish Times / Posted 7 hours ago
listen to any suggestion, and to pressure other firms to steal GoDaddy’s best ideas. “It was a big moment,” said Elizabeth Ames, a senior executive at the Anita Borg Institute, an influential Silicon Valley group advocating for women in technology.... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
"I got blood poisoning and was off work for a week"encounters with the “horribly pointless creatures” known as horseflies. The pi
Reading Evening Post / Posted 10 hours ago
encounters with the “horribly pointless creatures” known as horseflies. The pictures below were sent in by reader Rebecca James Ames Lock, who ended up on antibiotics after being bitten. They show the bite before treatment and after a... Read more
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Philly.com
The Penn event that brought together a Supreme Court justice, a future President and dozens of legal scholars in 1900who gathered no less than 29 college presidents and chancellors, and the deans
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
who gathered no less than 29 college presidents and chancellors, and the deans of 16 law faculties, including Harvard’s James Barr Ames, perhaps the most accomplished legal scholar of the day. The guest of honor was U.S. Supreme Court Justice... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Sioux City-native to challenge Rep. Steve King in 2018as a barrier to living free, productive, and successful lives." Scholten is a
KTIV Sioux City / Posted yesterday
as a barrier to living free, productive, and successful lives." Scholten is a 5th generation Iowan, who was born in Ames and raised in Sioux City. He played baseball for Morningside College, and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he... Read more
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New York Post
This is what scientists thought space stations would look like in the ‘70sforests and grassland. The website wrote: “In the 1970s the Princeton physicis
New York Post / Posted yesterday
forests and grassland. The website wrote: “In the 1970s the Princeton physicist Gerard O’Neill, with the help of NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University, held a series of space colony summer studies which explored the possibilities... Read more
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BC Local News
Military Ames upset by demolition of old cenotaphMembers of the Military Ames were present at a regular City Council meeting on
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
Members of the Military Ames were present at a regular City Council meeting on Monday, July 24, after submitting a letter to the City with regards to the demolition of the old cenotaph. With the instalment of the new cenotaph, Military Ames had also... Read more
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Reuters
Jobs lift U.S. consumer confidence to near 16-year hightheir income fell slightly to 20.0 percent from 20.9 percent in June. FILE PHO
Reuters / Posted yesterday
their income fell slightly to 20.0 percent from 20.9 percent in June. FILE PHOTO: A production line employee works at the AMES Companies shovel manufacturing factory in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, U.S. on June 29, 2017.Tim Aeppel/File Photo The... Read more
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Roll Call
Now McCain is a ‘Hero’ to Trump. In July 2015, Trump, then just an outsider candidate for the Republican nomi
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
. In July 2015, Trump, then just an outsider candidate for the Republican nomination, told a crowd at a campaign event in Ames, Iowa, that McCain was “not a war hero.” “He was a war hero because he was captured. I like people who weren’t... Read more
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News 8000
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump welcomes 'American hero' McCain backTrump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answe
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
Trump told pollster Frank Luntz, who was hosting a July 2015 question-and-answer session at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa. "He is a war hero," Luntz interjected. "He is a war hero because he was captured," Trump said, cutting him off.... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Local honey startup lands sweet deal with Publix, other food retailerslate last year, a local food startup is turning up the heat as it rebrands and
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
late last year, a local food startup is turning up the heat as it rebrands and expands its products and distribution. Ames’ Hot Southern Honey, now AR’s Hot Southern Honey, recently signed a deal to be in all 12 Publix grocery stores in the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
10th person dies after Texas truck trailer discoveryWalmart early on Sunday. A man who was arrested over the incident is due to ap
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Walmart early on Sunday. A man who was arrested over the incident is due to appear in court. Federal prosecutors say James Mathew Bradley, 60, of Clearwater, Florida, will face charges. He is believed to have been the driver, although this has... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Enjoy an outdoor concertMiddleboro, Plymouth, Taunton and Quincy, plays on Friday and Saturday nights t
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Middleboro, Plymouth, Taunton and Quincy, plays on Friday and Saturday nights through Sept. 30, followed by playoffs. Games are Schedule. SATURDAY The New England Electric Auto Association will host a hybrid and electric car show and... Read more
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International Business Times
Nasa's beautiful dreams for a self-sufficient space colony revealed as part of a project in the 1970s led by Gerard O'Neill, a physicist at Princet
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
as part of a project in the 1970s led by Gerard O'Neill, a physicist at Princeton University, with the help of the NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University. They were recently published on the site Public Domain Review. "Colonies... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
NASA once envisioned life after Earth in these funky floating coloniesoutstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
outstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physicists from Princeton University, the NASA Ames Research Center, and Stanford University imagined what this future home might look like. They created these artistic... Read more
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Reuters
That was fun; now comes the slowdownin 2019 than at present. Britain will be growing at this year's rate -- but onl
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
in 2019 than at present. Britain will be growing at this year's rate -- but only after a 2018 Brexit-related hammering. James Knightley, chief international economist at ING, reckons the projected growth slowdown is a natural maturing of the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Enjoy an outdoor concertp.m. Sunday. Headlining are Mickey Dolenz from “The Monkees,” Billy West from “
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
p.m. Sunday. Headlining are Mickey Dolenz from “The Monkees,” Billy West from “Futurama,” “Ren and Stimpy” and “Doug” and James Tolkan from “Back to the Future” and “Top Gun.” Tickets are $15 in advance online and $20 at the door. For more... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NASA once envisioned life after Earth in these funky floating coloniesoutstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
outstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physicists from Princeton University, the NASA Ames Research Center, and Stanford University imagined what this future home might look like. They created these artistic... Read more
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Connecticut Post
NASA once envisioned life after Earth in these funky floating coloniesoutstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physi
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
outstay their time on Earth, we're going to need a plan B. In the 1970s, physicists from Princeton University, the NASA Ames Research Center, and Stanford University imagined what this future home might look like. They created these artistic... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Troubled West Point Treatment Plant has problems with staff turnover, trainingPoint plant. “They knew people were leaving and they didn’t get their ducks in
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
Point plant. “They knew people were leaving and they didn’t get their ducks in a row on how to replace people,” said Rick Ames, an employee for 17 years who retired last month. Christie True, director of the Department of Natural Resources and... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Monkee around at Comic Conp.m. Sunday. Headlining are Mickey Dolenz from “The Monkees,” Billy West from “
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
p.m. Sunday. Headlining are Mickey Dolenz from “The Monkees,” Billy West from “Futurama,” “Ren and Stimpy” and “Doug” and James Tolkan from “Back to the Future” and “Top Gun.” Tickets are $15 in advance online and $20 at the door. For more... Read more
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The Columbian
Clark County minor league baseball report, July 23Minor League baseball update No. 6 on Clark County athletes through games of Ju
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Minor League baseball update No. 6 on Clark County athletes through games of July 22, 2017: Jeff Ames (Skyview HS), Durham Bulls (International League, Tampa Bay Rays) Position: RHP Season stats: 0-1, 4.40 ERA, 32 games, 2/2 saves/opportunities,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Graft, fake-news claims in scandalscandal touched a breathtaking roster of luminaries, including Vice President S
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
scandal touched a breathtaking roster of luminaries, including Vice President Schuyler Colfax and future President James Garfield. Many of those involved denied any wrongdoing, only to be exposed as liars by congressional... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Weld County Tributes for July 23the Lord on July 19, 2017. Liz was born in Blairsville, Ga. She graduated from
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the Lord on July 19, 2017. Liz was born in Blairsville, Ga. She graduated from Eaton High School. Liz lived many years in Ames, Iowa, and Albuquerque, N.M., until retiring to Fort Collins, Colo. She loved being in the Colorado mountains and close... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
World War II rescuer celebrates 90th birthday in Palm BeachThe class will explore the collections and personalities of Palm Beachers Leona
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The class will explore the collections and personalities of Palm Beachers Leonard and Ronald Lauder and Steven and Ann Ames, whose collection... Here are highlights from the town traffic report for the week starting Monday July 24: Flagler... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
See 'Shrek' at Bridgewater StateMiddleboro, Plymouth, Taunton and Quincy, plays on Friday and Saturday nights t
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Middleboro, Plymouth, Taunton and Quincy, plays on Friday and Saturday nights through Sept. 30, followed by playoffs. Games are Schedule. Americana Theatre Company will present the comedy, “Lucky Stiff,” at 7 tonight at the Spire Center for... Read more
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Raw Story
Ben Carson says he’s ‘glad Trump is drawing fire’Trump is drawing fire’ Supporters of Dr. Ben Carson congregate near Dr. Carson
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Trump is drawing fire’ Supporters of Dr. Ben Carson congregate near Dr. Carson's book tour bus after a book signing in Ames, Iowa. (REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Even as the White House reels and attempts to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Former Commissioner Wansacz hired by Scranton-Lackawanna Human Development AgencyWilliam Cockerill, first Vice President Gerald Zaboski, second Vice President M
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
William Cockerill, first Vice President Gerald Zaboski, second Vice President Marilyn Vitali, third Vice President James Pethick, Treasurer Edward Karpovich and Secretary Donald Ames. “We advertised (the position) several times in the paper... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Gardening At American School For The Deaf Fosters Life Skillsis for students age 3 to 21 who are deaf, hearing impaired and non-verbal autis
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
is for students age 3 to 21 who are deaf, hearing impaired and non-verbal autistic students. Residential counselor Jeremey Ames said the garden started about four or five years ago for autistic students to learn the concept of farm-to-table and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Brides stiffed by closure of Alfred Angelo shops are finding compassiontold me she’s been helping women who were crying and hyperventilating. She said
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
told me she’s been helping women who were crying and hyperventilating. She said the store and its satellite store, Sue Ames Bridal Outlet in Allentown, carry Alfred Angelo bridesmaid, flower girl and mother’s dresses, and a lot of customers... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Dosey-doeReid Miller, of Ames, led the group as he called out various dance movements al
Newton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Reid Miller, of Ames, led the group as he called out various dance movements all to the tune of folk music. Miller specializes in encouraging people of all ages to be active and social, and he did just that. Residents, staff and children volunteers... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Sanders’ Iowa Roots Continue to Bloom — Whether or Not he Runs in 2020Klobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many ab
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 5 days ago
Klobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many about her presidential aspirations, will be in Ames the same day for her second visit to Iowa in 2017. Other Democratic prospects like Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, former Missouri... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Run or not in 2020, Sanders' Iowa roots continue to bloomKlobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many ab
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
Klobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many about her presidential aspirations, will be in Ames the same day for her second visit to Iowa in 2017. Other Democratic prospects like Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, former Missouri... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Run or not in 2020, Sanders' Iowa roots continue to bloomKlobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many ab
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
Klobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many about her presidential aspirations, will be in Ames the same day for her second visit to Iowa in 2017. Other Democratic prospects like Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, former Missouri... Read more
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Reuters
That was fun; now comes the slowdownin 2019 than at present. Britain will be growing at this year's rate -- but onl
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
in 2019 than at present. Britain will be growing at this year's rate -- but only after a 2018 Brexit-related hammering. James Knightley, chief international economist at ING, reckons the projected growth slowdown is a natural maturing of the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Run or not in 2020, Sanders' Iowa roots continue to bloomKlobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many ab
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
Klobuchar, who Democratic operatives have said has been more frank than many about her presidential aspirations, will be in Ames the same day for her second visit to Iowa in 2017. Other Democratic prospects like Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan, former Missouri... Read more
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