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The Economic Times
Government-funded plans may be assessed for job potentialformal sector while the rest are in the informal sector. About 12 million peop
Government-funded plans may be assessed for job potential
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
formal sector while the rest are in the informal sector. About 12 million people are added to the workforce every year and data from the labour bureau shows that only 50% of the population aged 15 years and above is employed, leaving a huge gap... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
SEX ABUSE ADVISORY COMMITTEE LOSES A KEY PLAYERdecided that Mr. Peter Saunders would take a leave of absence from his membersh
SEX ABUSE ADVISORY COMMITTEE LOSES A KEY PLAYER
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 11 hours ago
decided that Mr. Peter Saunders would take a leave of absence from his membership to consider how he might best support the commission's work.” “The decision is a blow to Francis' efforts to show that he is tough on abuse, since the presence of... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't overIf you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communicati
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't over
Inside Bay Area / Posted 11 hours ago
If you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission issued its strong new "Open Internet" rules last year, think again. The new rules are under attack. Internet providers are challenging them in the courts... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Battle for net neutrality isn't overIf you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communicati
Battle for net neutrality isn't over
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 hours ago
If you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission issued its strong new "Open Internet" rules last year, think again. The new rules are under attack. Internet providers are challenging them in the courts... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Could Indiana regulate daily fantasy sports?provisions aimed at consumer protections. Players would have to be 18 years ol
Could Indiana regulate daily fantasy sports?
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 16 hours ago
provisions aimed at consumer protections. Players would have to be 18 years old, the sites would have to disclose certain data and the state’s Horseracing Commission would have oversight, according to pending legislation. The state Senate passed... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Analysis: Fewer Juneau homes built in 2015barren piece of land without even noticing it. This won’t be the case for long.
Analysis: Fewer Juneau homes built in 2015
Juneau Empire / Posted 22 hours ago
barren piece of land without even noticing it. This won’t be the case for long. The City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission recently approved a conditional use permit for a 60-unit condo development to be built in this unassuming lot... Read more
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Orange County Register
Bell sounds for Baby Boom teachershas been on the rise, and many administrators are hiring again after the recess
Bell sounds for Baby Boom teachers
Orange County Register / Posted 23 hours ago
has been on the rise, and many administrators are hiring again after the recession-era budget cuts that left teachers with bigger classes, smaller paychecks – and fewer jobs overall. All this just as many of the baby boomer veterans who weathered... Read more
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Orange County Register
Women CEOs a scarce O.C. resourcecompanies had a female chief executive: Lauralee Martin, CEO of HCP, an Irvine
Women CEOs a scarce O.C. resource
Orange County Register / Posted 23 hours ago
companies had a female chief executive: Lauralee Martin, CEO of HCP, an Irvine real estate investment trust. Nine of the big local companies had neither a woman in the top position nor on the board of directors that oversees its operations.... Read more
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The Economic Times
West Bengal facing challenges in curbing crimes against women with lack of basic infrastructureKOLKATA: Facing the ignominy of having the second largest number of cases of cr
West Bengal facing challenges in curbing crimes against women with lack of basic infrastructure
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
KOLKATA: Facing the ignominy of having the second largest number of cases of crime against women, West Bengal is facing a big challenge to tackle the issue as it lacks basic infrastructure including protection officers. The state has only 21 women... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Leak in California turns focus 
on underground gas storage86 bcf capacity of Aliso Canyon, he noted. The Asbury/Fruita fields cover a to
Leak in California turns focus 
on underground gas storage
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
86 bcf capacity of Aliso Canyon, he noted. The Asbury/Fruita fields cover a total of about 2,400 acres, according to BLM data. Stutz said the Asbury field was used for storage starting in 1965, and the Fruita field in 1971. The maximum pressure... Read more
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Yahoo News
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probes: paper An illustration photo shows Whatsapp App logos on a mobile phone in Sao Paulo
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probes: paper
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
An illustration photo shows Whatsapp App logos on a mobile phone in Sao Paulo, Brazil, December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Nacho Doce FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The vast... Read more
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Boston Globe
To control health costs and quality, Dolores Mitchell challenged status quotackle. Dolores L. Mitchell has been doing it for nearly three decades. For 29
To control health costs and quality, Dolores Mitchell challenged status quo
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
tackle. Dolores L. Mitchell has been doing it for nearly three decades. For 29 years, Mitchell has led the Group Insurance Commission, or GIC, an obscure but critical state agency that manages health and other benefits for more than 430,000 public... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Even Indie Bernie Feels the Undertow of Politics as Usualhim is Sanders isn't a typical politician. Sanders is like the rare punk rocke
Even Indie Bernie Feels the Undertow of Politics as Usual
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
him is Sanders isn't a typical politician. Sanders is like the rare punk rocker who never sold out, never signed with a big label and doesn't see why you'd want to buy designer jeans when thrift store Levis fit just fine and are less than $10.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
UK expat ‘disrupts’ MeralcoBarfield Barfield says the entry of the third IT platform such as Internet of
UK expat ‘disrupts’ Meralco
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Barfield Barfield says the entry of the third IT platform such as Internet of things, cloud, mobility, social media and big data is pushing Meralco to re-vamp its technology solutions. “A new generation of customers is coming in. Things such as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probes: paperFRANKFURT: The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies shou
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probes: paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
FRANKFURT: The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies should be scrutinized in merger probes because they have a big impact on competition, the president of the German antitrust watchdog told a newspaper. "Until now, markets in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German competition watchdog wants "big data" hoards considered in merger probes - paperFRANKFURT: The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies shou
German competition watchdog wants "big data" hoards considered in merger probes - paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
FRANKFURT: The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies should be scrutinised in merger probes because they have a big impact on competition, the president of the German antitrust watchdog told a newspaper. "Until now, markets in... Read more
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Reuters
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probesshows Whatsapp App logos on a mobile phone in Sao Paulo, Brazil, December 16, 2
German competition watchdog wants 'big data' hoards considered in merger probes
Reuters / Posted yesterday
shows Whatsapp App logos on a mobile phone in Sao Paulo, Brazil, December 16, 2015. FRANKFURT The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies should be scrutinized in merger probes because they have a big impact on competition, the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Our Stick Of Dynamiteever uttered a peep about such unfairness? It is so obvious the county can do
Our Stick Of Dynamite
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
ever uttered a peep about such unfairness? It is so obvious the county can do things better. Jim Coppinger and the County Commission would be run out of town on a rail if they performed like the state. Let us keep the money for certain stuff and... Read more
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Wired News
T-Mobile Is Throttling Video for Unlimited Streamers, the EFF Saysamounts of video from select partners, including Netflix and HBO, without havin
T-Mobile Is Throttling Video for Unlimited Streamers, the EFF Says
Wired News / Posted yesterday
amounts of video from select partners, including Netflix and HBO, without having those streams count against their data limits. It seemed like a good deal, especially for low-income customers who couldn’t afford bigger data plans. But it... Read more
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News.com.au
Last chance to join the Big SA Energy SwitchAberfoyle Park family Linda Schloithe and her kids Jake and Alana have register
Last chance to join the Big SA Energy Switch
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Aberfoyle Park family Linda Schloithe and her kids Jake and Alana have registered for the Big Energy Switch. Picture: Bianca De Marchi MORE than 13,000 South Australians have registered for the One Big Switch campaign to ease the impact of surging... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Last chance to join the Big SA Energy SwitchAberfoyle Park family Linda Schloithe and her kids Jake and Alana have register
Last chance to join the Big SA Energy Switch
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
Aberfoyle Park family Linda Schloithe and her kids Jake and Alana have registered for the Big Energy Switch. Picture: Bianca De Marchi MORE than 13,000 South Australians have registered for the One Big Switch campaign to ease the impact of surging... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Verizon ISP Review & Reader Survey Resultsits name to Verizon Communications Inc. The $52 billion merger took almost two
Verizon ISP Review & Reader Survey Results
Tom's Hardware / Posted yesterday
its name to Verizon Communications Inc. The $52 billion merger took almost two years to complete, with 27 state regulatory commissions, the U.S. Department of Justice, the Federal Communications Commission and various international agencies... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Election mystery money returnspolitical action committees, or super PACs, helping White House hopefuls like M
Election mystery money returns
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
political action committees, or super PACs, helping White House hopefuls like Marco Rubio and Hillary Clinton received big checks recently from obscure corporations or from nonprofits that don't have to disclose their donors' names. A super... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Alaska halibut stocks stabilizing, regulators saythat are looking at double digit cuts." "The bottom line for this year is that
Alaska halibut stocks stabilizing, regulators say
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 2 days ago
that are looking at double digit cuts." "The bottom line for this year is that we can see some positive trends both in the data and in the stock assessment models," said Ian Stewart, a scientist with the International Pacific Halibut Commission... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't overIf you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communicati
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't over
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
If you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission issued its strong new "Open Internet" rules last year, think again. The new rules are under attack. Internet providers are challenging them in the courts... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Battle for net neutrality isn't overIf you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communicati
Battle for net neutrality isn't over
Silicon Valley / Posted 2 days ago
If you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission issued its strong new "Open Internet" rules last year, think again. The new rules are under attack. Internet providers are challenging them in the courts... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't overIf you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communicati
Wolverton: Battle for net neutrality isn't over
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 days ago
If you thought the fight over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission issued its strong new "Open Internet" rules last year, think again. The new rules are under attack. Internet providers are challenging them in the courts... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Why is your Smart TV snooping on you? Money, of courseprivate DVD collection. It's a process known as automatic content recognition.
Why is your Smart TV snooping on you? Money, of course
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
private DVD collection. It's a process known as automatic content recognition. Gartland said it's all about the money. "Big data is big profits," she said. Gartland says the smart TV manufacturers sell the viewing data to third party marketing... Read more
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Denver Post
Full-day kindergarten in Colorado debated at Capitolthe state "disincentivizes" districts from providing full-day kindergarten, acc
Full-day kindergarten in Colorado debated at Capitol
Denver Post / Posted 2 days ago
the state "disincentivizes" districts from providing full-day kindergarten, according to a report from the Education Commission of the States. In Colorado, it's up to districts to decide whether to use funds to provide full-day kindergarten... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study saysbased on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
based on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of someone’s health.” That would be a pretty big deal, especially since the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently proposed rules that would allow... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dear Doreen: We love Comcast, too!to repair, to moves — and improving it." I've raked the best, or rather worst,
Dear Doreen: We love Comcast, too!
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
to repair, to moves — and improving it." I've raked the best, or rather worst, comments and questions I received into one big pile of discontent. Comcast is listening. Q. I totally agree with you, we should boycott AT&T or Comcast. Their rates... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Carry Namibia Forever in My Heartis the key document in Indonesia-Namibia bilateral relations, which is the Minu
I Will Carry Namibia Forever in My Heart
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is the key document in Indonesia-Namibia bilateral relations, which is the Minutes of the First Meeting of the Joint Commission held in Jakarta 11-12 May 2009. Within that document, the two countries have agreed to promote cooperation in 20... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Grants tree removal decreases transient camps, trash dumpingNew Mexico considers creation of ethics commissionNew Mexico considers creation
Grants tree removal decreases transient camps, trash dumping
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commissionNew Mexico considers creation of ethics commission New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finances of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commission New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics c
New Mexico considers creation of ethics commission
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
New Mexico is moving closer than ever toward creating an independent ethics commission to keep watch over the conduct and campaign finances of... Read more
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Computer Business Review
How new tech investment should shine a light into dark poolsmisleading investors and breaking securities law in the US, and will pay fines
How new tech investment should shine a light into dark pools
Computer Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
misleading investors and breaking securities law in the US, and will pay fines reaching $70m to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the New York Attorney General. Credit Suisse will pay a total out of $60m. These were the largest ever... Read more
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EuroNews
EU states criticised over ‘shocking’ FGM responsealter or cause injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons’. ‘
EU states criticised over ‘shocking’ FGM response
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
alter or cause injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons’. ‘Shocking’ reaction The European Commission says FGM is illegal throughout the EU via general legislation. But just 13 countries have a specific law against... Read more
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Providence Business News
Mattel, Hasbro would face rising antitrust worry over mega dealsWASHINGTON - A merger of Hasbro Inc. and Mattel Inc., which would unite two of
Mattel, Hasbro would face rising antitrust worry over mega deals
Providence Business News / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON - A merger of Hasbro Inc. and Mattel Inc., which would unite two of the biggest toymakers, would need to win approval from antitrust officials in Washington who are increasingly saying no to deals marrying the dominant players in an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Showdown in Europe over privacy has US firms ducking for coverFRANKFURT: The free flow of data across the Atlantic, the lifeblood of modern b
Showdown in Europe over privacy has US firms ducking for cover
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
FRANKFURT: The free flow of data across the Atlantic, the lifeblood of modern business dealings, faces an uncertain future, despite a belated, high-level deal between European and U.S. officials this week. Restive regulators in Europe are gearing up... Read more
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Reuters
Showdown in Europe over privacy has U.S. firms ducking for coveron an iPhone next to an earphone set in this illustration photo taken in Berlin
Showdown in Europe over privacy has U.S. firms ducking for cover
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
on an iPhone next to an earphone set in this illustration photo taken in Berlin, June 17, 2013. FRANKFURT The free flow of data across the Atlantic, the lifeblood of modern business dealings, faces an uncertain future, despite a belated, high-level... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growthin Malaysia--to listen to the news. - Overnight, global stock markets were rat
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in Malaysia--to listen to the news. - Overnight, global stock markets were rattled by the latest Chinese economic data--which has put a dent in your mom's 401(k) savings plan, and you worry about Spring Break in Mexico. - Luckily, as you... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study saysbased on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study says
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
based on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of someone’s health.” That would be a pretty big deal, especially since the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently proposed rules that would allow... Read more
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The Morning Call
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study saysbased on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as 'overweight' or 'obese,' study says
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
based on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of someone’s health.” That would be a pretty big deal, especially since the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently proposed rules that would allow... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Companies advised to wait until April before relying on Privacy Shieldcontract clauses are OK for now, but may not be later Businesses that need to
Companies advised to wait until April before relying on Privacy Shield
techcentral.ie / Posted 2 days ago
contract clauses are OK for now, but may not be later Businesses that need to transfer European Union citizens’ personal data to the US should wait until at least mid-April before relying on the Privacy Shield to provide legal protection — and in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Battery powered homesthe solar panels are generating 76% more power than he needs, he's still very r
Battery powered homes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
the solar panels are generating 76% more power than he needs, he's still very reliant on the grids and also getting quite a big bill as a result. Josh ByrneSo, bring on the battery. Dr Jonica Newby(Laughs) I bet you were hanging out for that to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Going beyond foundation stonesuse of technology to eliminate manual tasks and reduce anomalies which lead to
Going beyond foundation stones
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
use of technology to eliminate manual tasks and reduce anomalies which lead to proliferation of court cases, an integrated database and an MIS on outcome metrics—supported by process discipline of monthly reviews—can go a long way in ensuring... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The new transatlantic data “Privacy Shield”THE EUROPEAN Union and America have reached a deal on data protection. The “EU-
The new transatlantic data “Privacy Shield”
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
THE EUROPEAN Union and America have reached a deal on data protection. The “EU-US Privacy Shield” allows companies to store Europeans’ personal data on American computers. This ends a three-month hiatus since the European Court of Justice struck down... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as ‘overweight’ or ‘obese,’ study saysbased on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of
BMI mislabels 54 million Americans as ‘overweight’ or ‘obese,’ study says
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
based on BMI, and we think BMI is just a really crude and terrible indicator of someone’s health.” That would be a pretty big deal, especially since the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently proposed rules that would allow... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Foote: Bill seeks to hijack Jackson airportit would effectively take control of the Jackson-Megar Wiley Evers Internationa
Foote: Bill seeks to hijack Jackson airport
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
it would effectively take control of the Jackson-Megar Wiley Evers International Airport away from the current airport commission, which is appointed by the mayor of Jackson and confirmed by the Jackson City Council. This came as a big... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Speech of Commissioner Sharon Y. Bowen at George Washington Law, 2016 Manuel F. Cohen Lecture February 4, 2016 Introduction Thank you for the kind introduction and good
Speech of Commissioner Sharon Y. Bowen at George Washington Law, 2016 Manuel F. Cohen Lecture
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted 3 days ago
February 4, 2016 Introduction Thank you for the kind introduction and good afternoon everyone. It is a pleasure to be here at the George Washington... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerhardest-working families” [The Hill]. “She added that the agreement ‘would tilt
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
hardest-working families” [The Hill]. “She added that the agreement ‘would tilt the playing field even more in favor of a big multinational corporations and against working families.'” “Clinton also stated that she will not lobby against TPP,... Read more
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