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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Forks fire chief requests fire truck replacementForks Township needs to replace its mini pumper, according to Fire Chief Bryan
Forks fire chief requests fire truck replacement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 hours ago
Forks Township needs to replace its mini pumper, according to Fire Chief Bryan Weis. The truck jumps out of pump gear into drive, meaning it can start to move without a driver, Weis said at the Forks Towship Board of Supervisors meeting on... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
AIDS Services ExtendedThe Pasadena City Council on Monday unanimously agreed to amend the city’s budg
AIDS Services Extended
Pasadena Weekly / Posted yesterday
The Pasadena City Council on Monday unanimously agreed to amend the city’s budget to continue funding HIV/AIDS programs at the city’s Health Department until Nov. 30. The services were due to be transitioned to the John Wesley Health Care Institute... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Money MattersAbout 75 people rallied for the enactment of a $15 minimum wage last Thursday a
Money Matters
Pasadena Weekly / Posted yesterday
About 75 people rallied for the enactment of a $15 minimum wage last Thursday at All Saints Church before the Economic and Technology Committee of the Pasadena City Council held a standing-room-only meeting to decide how to move forward on the... Read more
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Plumas County News
Supervisors eliminate county administrative officer from budget The first victim of the 2015-16 budget process is the vacant county administr
Supervisors eliminate county administrative officer from budget
Plumas County News / Posted yesterday
The first victim of the 2015-16 budget process is the vacant county administrative officer position. With an estimated price tag of $272,000 for the official and his or her office, the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Drought-Dead And Dying Trees: What To Do?Sonora, CA — Alarmingly apparent issues now on the rise due to drought-inflicte
Drought-Dead And Dying Trees: What To Do?
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
Sonora, CA — Alarmingly apparent issues now on the rise due to drought-inflicted trees were the topic of much discussion and public comment. Helping to frame for the Tuolumne County Board of Supervisors at its Tuesday meeting, how hard-hitting... Read more
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Business Standard India
The wrong way to fix governnment schoolsOn the 18th of August, Justice Sudhir Agarwal of the Allahabad High Court passe
The wrong way to fix governnment schools
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
On the 18th of August, Justice Sudhir Agarwal of the Allahabad High Court passed a bold judgement directing the Uttar Pradesh government “to make it compulsory to all those who get salary, perks and other benefits from the State exchequer to have... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Rochester Parks and Rec: Soldiers Field pool leaking 5,000 gallons of water per dayAs summer begins to draw to a close, Rochester Parks and Rec is beginning to ta
Rochester Parks and Rec: Soldiers Field pool leaking 5,000 gallons of water per day
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
As summer begins to draw to a close, Rochester Parks and Rec is beginning to take a look at the state of their pools. In the case of the pool at Soldiers Field, the results from the first review showed the pool to be flooded with issues. The main... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
LCSD budget could lead to higher taxesLowndes County Administrator Ralph Billingsley appeared before the county schoo
LCSD budget could lead to higher taxes
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Lowndes County Administrator Ralph Billingsley appeared before the county school board Tuesday and said if the school district does not decrease its budget request for this school year then taxes for county residents may increase. Billingsley said a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Costs mount for Ford Theatre renovation; the rush is on to beat El NiñoWith expenses ballooning for a makeover of the John Anson Ford Theatre, the Los
Costs mount for Ford Theatre renovation; the rush is on to beat El Niño
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
With expenses ballooning for a makeover of the John Anson Ford Theatre, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved spending $8.6 million more on the project, raising the cost to about $66 million. The added funding passed... Read more
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The Natchez Democrat
County: No plans to raise taxesNATCHEZ — The Adams County Board of Supervisors is not planning to raise taxes
County: No plans to raise taxes
The Natchez Democrat / Posted 2 days ago
NATCHEZ — The Adams County Board of Supervisors is not planning to raise taxes in the coming fiscal year, but it does anticipate nearly $2 million more in revenue in the coming year. The board met Monday morning to discuss the proposed budget for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Building upgrades on Ligonier Township’s radar for 2016Township building maintenance committee will meet soon to discuss renovating th
Building upgrades on Ligonier Township’s radar for 2016
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Township building maintenance committee will meet soon to discuss renovating the 15-year-old municipal building. At the supervisors' work session Aug. 25, manager Terry Carcella said the building has deficiencies in security and infrastructure... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mt. Pleasant Township Municipal Authority to relocate board meeting siteThe Mt. Pleasant Township Municipal Authority's board of directors will soon re
Mt. Pleasant Township Municipal Authority to relocate board meeting site
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
The Mt. Pleasant Township Municipal Authority's board of directors will soon relocate to a new meeting site. Charles Naggy, the board's first chairman, announced at its recent monthly meeting that the board will move to the former site of the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Johnson County Conservation Board looking to fill vacancyThe Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces one vacancy on the Johnson Co
Johnson County Conservation Board looking to fill vacancy
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
The Johnson County Board of Supervisors announces one vacancy on the Johnson County Conservation Board. The vacancy is for a five-year term starting January 1, 2016 and expiring December 31, 2020. Duties include responsibility for all real and... Read more
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Washington Post
The undercarriage of the car-wash industry: Wage fraud and other abusesPaulo Rodriguez of AK American Detail works on a vehicle at Brown’s Fairfax Nis
The undercarriage of the car-wash industry: Wage fraud and other abuses
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
Paulo Rodriguez of AK American Detail works on a vehicle at Brown’s Fairfax Nissan. The company was launched by a husband and wife trying to escape the wage fraud and other abuses of car-wash companies that Virginia regulators are trying to curb.... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 31What are the county supervisors afraid of? There was a regrettable lack of lea
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 31
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
What are the county supervisors afraid of? There was a regrettable lack of leadership at the Aug. 25 Board of Supervisors’ meeting, beginning with insufficient notice of the proposed response to the grand jury report on transparency to the manner in... Read more
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Plumas County News
Committee rejects probation’s request for gun moneypartners last week. The Community Corrections Partnership Executive Committee
Committee rejects probation’s request for gun money
Plumas County News / Posted 5 days ago
partners last week. The Community Corrections Partnership Executive Committee refused to give Armitage a bigger chunk of the county’s AB109 allotment — partially on philosophical grounds, but also for legal reasons. Armitage said he wants to... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Santa Clara County seeks to tackle gender, ethnicity wage gapdespite federal legislation dating back to the 1960s — an income disparity betw
Santa Clara County seeks to tackle gender, ethnicity wage gap
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
despite federal legislation dating back to the 1960s — an income disparity between male and female workers, and those of different ethnicities. Supervisors Dave Cortese and Cindy Chavez are proposing a “Gender and Ethnicity Pay Equity... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva and Pima County Supervisor Ray Carrolland more. Then Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll talks about the upcoming bond
Zona Politics with Jim Nintzel: U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva and Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll
Tucson Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
and more. Then Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll talks about the upcoming bond election, why he voted against the county budget, the latest on his opposition to the Rosemont Mine project, what he remembers about author Charles Bowden on the first... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Crunching the numbers at BVSuperintendent Steve Endress was happy to report the positive budget news at th
Crunching the numbers at BV
Bureau County Republican / Posted 6 days ago
Superintendent Steve Endress was happy to report the positive budget news at the regular board meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 25. He said there were several changes made on both the revenue and expense side that helped balance the numbers. The district... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
City's 2016 budget includes pay raisesThe Sterling City Council got a quick first look at the proposed 2016 budget at
City's 2016 budget includes pay raises
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
The Sterling City Council got a quick first look at the proposed 2016 budget at their regular Tuesday night. City Manager Don Saling provided the council with a "snapshot" of what's in the budget he distributed to the council members during the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Urban users cut their water use by whopping 31.3 percent in July heatracked up their biggest water savings yet in July, conserving more than 30 perc
Urban users cut their water use by whopping 31.3 percent in July heat
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
racked up their biggest water savings yet in July, conserving more than 30 percent, a dramatic reduction in one of the hottest months of the year. "People have done a great job letting their lawns go California golden," said Felicia... Read more
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The Daily Review
Guest commentary: Don't spend millions expanding Alameda's jailsAt the end of June, discreetly and with little public discussion, the Alameda C
Guest commentary: Don't spend millions expanding Alameda's jails
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
At the end of June, discreetly and with little public discussion, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors authorized Sheriff Greg Ahern to apply for $80 million in jail construction funds. It seems they are doing all they can to avoid the attention... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Singing River Health System may see profit in 2016For the first time in nearly three years, Singing River Health System may see a
Singing River Health System may see profit in 2016
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
For the first time in nearly three years, Singing River Health System may see a profit in 2016. The news was the highlight of the budget presentation before the Jackson County Board of Supervisors on Thursday. The system has lost nearly $70 million... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
City of Meridian: Public Works Budget RequestMeridian, Miss. The head of the largest department for the City of Meridian has
City of Meridian: Public Works Budget Request
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 8 days ago
Meridian, Miss. The head of the largest department for the City of Meridian has presented his budget proposal for the new fiscal year to the city council. Out of the almost $34 million general fund budget last year for the City of Meridian, about $20... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
School board seats sought by incumbentsThree incumbents are running unopposed for the three Board of Education seats u
School board seats sought by incumbents
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 8 days ago
Three incumbents are running unopposed for the three Board of Education seats up for election in 2015. Liz Downing, representing Homer since 2005, Marty Anderson, representing Sterling and Funny River since 2003, and Tim Navarre, representing Kenai... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
City of Meridian: Public Works Budget RequestMeridian The head of the largest department for the City of Meridian has presen
City of Meridian: Public Works Budget Request
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 8 days ago
Meridian The head of the largest department for the City of Meridian has presented his budget proposal for the new fiscal year to the city council. Out of the almost $34 million general fund budget last year for the City of Meridian, about $20... Read more
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The Helena Daily World
Sanitation Department to get new trucks; workers to get pay raise Topics of discussions ranging from improvements being done by the Helena Adve
Sanitation Department to get new trucks; workers to get pay raise
The Helena Daily World / Posted 9 days ago
Topics of discussions ranging from improvements being done by the Helena Advertising and Promotions Commission to the purchase of city equipment including sanitation trucks, police... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Butz presents draft budget to council finance committee Thanks to growing sales tax revenue, a “windfall” from the city’s retirement
Butz presents draft budget to council finance committee
Rolla Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Thanks to growing sales tax revenue, a “windfall” from the city’s retirement program and the Proposition P parks sales tax passed in April, the fiscal year 2017 budget could be strong enough to... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Columbus council mulling 'Field of Dreams'Columbus councilmen decided Monday to hold off on a decision for funding a Colu
Columbus council mulling 'Field of Dreams'
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
Columbus councilmen decided Monday to hold off on a decision for funding a Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority proposed "Field of Dreams" at Propst Park. The council wants to see how the Lowndes County Board of Supervisors handles a similar... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hempfield to vote on $16K library boostAn unexpected lump sum could be coming the Greensburg Hempfield Library's way.
Hempfield to vote on $16K library boost
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
An unexpected lump sum could be coming the Greensburg Hempfield Library's way. Hempfield supervisors authorized their solicitor Monday night to prepare a resolution that would put $16,100 more in the library's coffers for this year. “I was very... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Summerfolk saw biggest crowds yetthe gazebo site for the first time, but they weren't needed against rain. Bye
Summerfolk saw biggest crowds yet
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 10 days ago
the gazebo site for the first time, but they weren't needed against rain. Bye said Summerfolk has solidified itself as one of the ten best outdoor summer music festivals in Canada, and has a good reputation for discovering and launching new... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Letters: Settling for a Stalemate?!I heard that this Board of Supervisors is about to have all the county employee
Letters: Settling for a Stalemate?!
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 12 days ago
I heard that this Board of Supervisors is about to have all the county employee bargaining groups come to a stalemate. This board has supported candidates and causes that weaken the working class. They make no effort to strengthen basic... Read more
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Daily Press
The Virginia Way at workWe often use this space to decry the unseemly methods associated with "the Virg
The Virginia Way at work
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
We often use this space to decry the unseemly methods associated with "the Virginia Way," an approach to government that sees public officials cutting corners to do what they consider is in the best interest of the people. Oftentimes our ire is... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Exeter police hire department's first officer in 10 yearsAfter nearly a decade of losing officers, the Exeter Township Police Department
Exeter police hire department's first officer in 10 years
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
After nearly a decade of losing officers, the Exeter Township Police Department is beginning to replenish its force. Nathan Scott was sworn in as an Exeter police officer during the township's board of supervisors meeting on Aug. 10. Scott... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Preschool seen as a boost to Petaluma childrenA coalition of leaders in education and public health are working to increase a
Preschool seen as a boost to Petaluma children
Petluma360.com / Posted 13 days ago
A coalition of leaders in education and public health are working to increase access and awareness around early childhood education in Petaluma, particularly for lower-income families that might struggle to afford the cost of preschool or other... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceEuropean bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move — a virtual formality — came after Germany's parliament approved the... Read more
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Hamilton News
Senior suffers life-threatening injuries after hit by car in Mountain parking lotThis question reminds me of a man, we will call him Mark, who arrived at my off
Senior suffers life-threatening injuries after hit by car in Mountain parking lot
Hamilton News / Posted 14 days ago
This question reminds me of a man, we will call him Mark, who arrived at my office for a... Depending on your policy or type of injuries suffered, you may be entitled to receive a caregiver... Yes. Every Ontario motor vehicle liability policy... Read more
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New America Media
Community Groups Press for Health For All in Kern County, CaliforniaA coalition of immigrant rights proponents rallied at the Kern County Board of
Community Groups Press for Health For All in Kern County, California
New America Media / Posted 15 days ago
A coalition of immigrant rights proponents rallied at the Kern County Board of Supervisors meeting on August 17 to demand that undocumented immigrants in their community be given access to health care. Before the Board of Supervisors held a public... Read more
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TribLIVE
Business association’s $1K request for Herminie car cruise deniedThe split between members of Sewickley Township's business association and two
Business association’s $1K request for Herminie car cruise denied
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
The split between members of Sewickley Township's business association and two of the supervisors erupted again Wednesday when the board majority denied the group's request for $1,000 to help fund its Sept. 19 car cruise and craft and vendor show in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Library puts forward plan for activities at Hempfield municipal facilitiesGreensburg Hempfield Library officials have begun their quest to secure more fi
Library puts forward plan for activities at Hempfield municipal facilities
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Greensburg Hempfield Library officials have begun their quest to secure more financial support from Hempfield. Library director Linda Matey and board President Jeanne Smith outlined for township supervisors Wednesday night some proposed partnership... Read more
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Daily Press
Study: Improved access to Aberdeen Creek landing could increase economic potentialseafood hub in Gloucester County. Its use has declined over the years but it st
Study: Improved access to Aberdeen Creek landing could increase economic potential
Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
seafood hub in Gloucester County. Its use has declined over the years but it still produces an estimated $4 million worth of seafood annually, according to a recent economic study by the Virginia Institute for Marine Science. The landing's... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Hodag Tech Fest a successinitiatives," Catlin said. "We really wanted to focus on leadership." Rhinelan
Hodag Tech Fest a success
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
initiatives," Catlin said. "We really wanted to focus on leadership." Rhinelander teachers devel- oped Tech Fest and part of the logo was "by teachers, for teachers." The event was designed around four topics this year: creativity, communication... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Tiffany defends shoreland zoning changesTiffany supported and helped guide a package of shoreland zoning changes throug
Tiffany defends shoreland zoning changes
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Tiffany supported and helped guide a package of shoreland zoning changes through the Legislature's budget-writing committee, the Joint Committee on Finance, the most significant of which bars counties from regulating shorelands more restrictively... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece A man walks past Greek flags for sale outside a shop in the northern port cit
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
A man walks past Greek flags for sale outside a shop in the northern port city of Thessaloniki (AP) European bailout fund supervisors have approved the release of billions of euros to help... Read more
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Orange County Register
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN – European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN – European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece’s devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move — a virtual formality — came after Germany’s parliament approved... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the relea
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move - a virtual formality - came after Germany's parliament... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the relea
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move - a virtual formality - came after Germany's parliament... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the relea
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move - a virtual formality - came after Germany's parliament... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the relea
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move - a virtual formality - came after Germany's parliament... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
European bailout fund approves release of funds for GreeceBERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the relea
European bailout fund approves release of funds for Greece
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
BERLIN (AP) - European bailout fund supervisors on Wednesday approved the release of billions of euros to help rebuild Greece's devastated economy just as a new debt payment looms. The move - a virtual formality - came after Germany's parliament... Read more
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