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Boston Globe
Shira Springer: As Olympics approach, Brazil is feeling the weight of the worldcountry in which the future — their own as much as the nation’s — was bright an
Shira Springer: As Olympics approach, Brazil is feeling the weight of the world
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
country in which the future — their own as much as the nation’s — was bright and within reach,” said Brazilian-born Juliana Barbassa, author of “Dancing with the Devil in the City of God: Rio de Janeiro on the Brink.” “Now Brazil is hobbled with a... Read more
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Arts Journal
Complexities that make us wholeprimarily works within the arts and culture, social justice and communications
Complexities that make us whole
Arts Journal / Posted 5 days ago
primarily works within the arts and culture, social justice and communications rights sectors. She matriculated from both Boston College Law School and Emory University, respectively earning her Juris Doctorate and Bachelor of the Arts degrees.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office cribtime I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz,
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office crib
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
time I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz, now a hospital communications director in Boston, hasn’t worked for Clinton for more than 14 years, and her stint included working on constituent services in her New... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office cribtime I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz,
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office crib
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 5 days ago
time I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz, now a hospital communications director in Boston, hasn’t worked for Clinton for more than 14 years, and her stint included working on constituent services in her New... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office cribtime I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz,
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office crib
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
time I had kids, I didn’t have to take a step back," she said. Jennifer Kritz, now a hospital communications director in Boston, hasn’t worked for Clinton for more than 14 years, and her stint included working on constituent services in her New... Read more
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USA Today
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office cribretooled her failing campaign. Patti Solis Doyle at the Clinton campaign headq
Clinton's history of hiring women includes mentoring, office crib
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
retooled her failing campaign. Patti Solis Doyle at the Clinton campaign headquarters in June 2007. (Photo: Garrett Hubbard) USA TODAY contacted a dozen former female employees of Clinton, many lower-level staff listed on a 15-year-old... Read more
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Boston Globe
Frank Rando of Dedham, multisport star at Northeastern, dies at 89in the Red Sox minor league system before serving in the Navy at the end of Wor
Frank Rando of Dedham, multisport star at Northeastern, dies at 89
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
in the Red Sox minor league system before serving in the Navy at the end of World War II. As a star outfielder in the Boston Park League upon returning home, he caught the eye of Northeastern University head baseball coach Herb Gallagher. Mr.... Read more
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Market Watch
Boston Beer cuts annual guidance on lower volumesBoston Beer Co., the maker of Samuel Adams Boston Lager, warned it would cut co
Boston Beer cuts annual guidance on lower volumes
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Boston Beer Co., the maker of Samuel Adams Boston Lager, warned it would cut costs to adjust to lower volumes, and it further reduced its projections for the year, citing continued weakness of its brand. The company, which has now reported three... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Lakota East’s See sinks AAU title-winning 3-pointerwing – which landed on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays of the Day — lifted Uni
Lakota East’s See sinks AAU title-winning 3-pointer
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
wing – which landed on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays of the Day — lifted Unity to a 53-50 win over Queen City Athletic Association Force, an Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) team from Charlotte, N.C. “It was a pretty cool experience,” See... Read more
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Slate
A Shocking Reminder of How Reliant Prosecutors Are on Plea Dealsinadvertently shows how rare criminal trials are. Want to know just how much o
A Shocking Reminder of How Reliant Prosecutors Are on Plea Deals
Slate / Posted 8 days ago
inadvertently shows how rare criminal trials are. Want to know just how much our criminal justice system relies on plea-bargaining and how rarely prosecutions result in the kinds of jury trials we see on TV? Look no further than the story of... Read more
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FOX News
Regulator sniffs scented oxygen on taxpayer-funded RNC tripown costs on the trip. At least one of Goodman's colleagues, Democratic Commis
Regulator sniffs scented oxygen on taxpayer-funded RNC trip
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
own costs on the trip. At least one of Goodman's colleagues, Democratic Commissioner Ann Ravel, could be seen at an oxygen bar hosted by the U.S. Travel Association in a picture posted to Twitter on Tuesday. The contraption, which works through... Read more
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Boston Globe
SJC rules people convicted of drug charges involving Annie Dookhan can seek new trialruling, threw out the 2006 Suffolk Superior Court drug trafficking conviction o
SJC rules people convicted of drug charges involving Annie Dookhan can seek new trial
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
ruling, threw out the 2006 Suffolk Superior Court drug trafficking conviction of Daniel Francis. The court made clear that Boston police and prosecutors were not aware of Dookhan’s misdeeds at the time. Francis’s appellate attorney, David J.... Read more
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Philly.com
With Merrick Garland obstruction, U.S. Senate sets sad milestonea quota capping the number of Jewish students at Harvard, called Brandeis "unsc
With Merrick Garland obstruction, U.S. Senate sets sad milestone
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
a quota capping the number of Jewish students at Harvard, called Brandeis "unscrupulous." Francis Peabody, a prominent Boston attorney who testified at the confirmation hearing, was more direct in his attack on Brandeis: "He had no power of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Advocates fight to expunge juvenile recordscriminal records — “You should always give kids a second chance,” said Robert H
Advocates fight to expunge juvenile records
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
criminal records — “You should always give kids a second chance,” said Robert Harnais, president of the Massachusetts Bar Association — prosecutors who oppose the efforts say they are concerned about public safety. “If you have subsequent... Read more
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Philly.com
The dream house that seemed out of reach, and then wasn'tfinances, at a price lower than they had offered. "That was the good part," re
The dream house that seemed out of reach, and then wasn't
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
finances, at a price lower than they had offered. "That was the good part," recalls Shawn Senior, a former pitcher for the Boston Red Sox whose roots are deeply planted in South Jersey. "The not-so-good part was its condition." The Cherry Hill... Read more
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Boston Globe
Life and loss on Boston’s Methadone Milestore, where offers of drugs trill like music. “Clonidines-Clonidines-Clonidine
Life and loss on Boston’s Methadone Mile
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
store, where offers of drugs trill like music. “Clonidines-Clonidines-Clonidines-Clonidines!” “Does anybody need Xani Bars?” Phenergans, Pins, Johnnies? A man grimaces one chilly morning, unsteady on his feet. He opens his mouth to reveal a... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Women’s caucus PAC endorses Higgins for state representative | July 15, 2016BOSTON — The Massachusetts Women’s Political Caucus Political Action Committee
Women’s caucus PAC endorses Higgins for state representative | July 15, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 16 days ago
BOSTON — The Massachusetts Women’s Political Caucus Political Action Committee has announced the endorsement of Natalie Higgins for state representative of the 4th Worcester District, representing the city of Leominster. The preliminary election will... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts courts limit online access to criminal case information for lawyers, journalistsoutcome of old ones. “We’re looking for an explanation,” said Martin W. Healy,
Massachusetts courts limit online access to criminal case information for lawyers, journalists
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
outcome of old ones. “We’re looking for an explanation,” said Martin W. Healy, chief legal counsel for the Massachusetts Bar Association, adding that attorneys now must visit more courthouses in person to check on cases. “It is going to make... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pay equity bill a long time coming, but its day may soon be hereHouse leader Patricia Haddad and Attorney General Maura Healey. AIM is now expe
Pay equity bill a long time coming, but its day may soon be here
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
House leader Patricia Haddad and Attorney General Maura Healey. AIM is now expected to back the bill, joining the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and the Alliance for Business Leadership, which earlier broke corporate ranks to champion the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Iconic Citgo sign is losing its landlordA big chunk of a busy Boston neighborhood — and control of one of the city’s be
Iconic Citgo sign is losing its landlord
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
A big chunk of a busy Boston neighborhood — and control of one of the city’s best-known landmarks — is on the market. Boston University said Thursday that it has hired a real estate firm to sell a block of buildings on the northern side of Kenmore... Read more
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Boston Globe
Can busing witnesses taint a murder investigation?After a man was gunned down in front of a home on Astoria Street in Mattapan wh
Can busing witnesses taint a murder investigation?
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
After a man was gunned down in front of a home on Astoria Street in Mattapan where dozens had gathered for a barbecue last month, about 70 potential witnesses to the shooting were boarded onto an MBTA bus and taken to Boston police headquarters,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Southern California gets a big, fat $0 from Feds for freight, road improvementswhere you would expect a lot of that money to come in,” said Hasan Ikhrata, exe
Southern California gets a big, fat $0 from Feds for freight, road improvements
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
where you would expect a lot of that money to come in,” said Hasan Ikhrata, executive director of the Southern California Association of Governments. SCAG’s 2015 regional transportation plan identified $75 billion in projects, including adding... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Five MLB trades that fell throughTexas Rangers apparently had a deal that would have sent among others, Alex Rod
Five MLB trades that fell through
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 18 days ago
Texas Rangers apparently had a deal that would have sent among others, Alex Rodriguez — then baseball’s best player — to Boston for Manny Ramirez, Nomar Garciaparra and prospect Jon Lester. The trade fell through because the players’ association... Read more
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Philly.com
Frank's Place: First NFL draft, held at Philly's Ritz-Carlton, went unnoticedof Philadelphia's original Ritz-Carlton, where patricians once frequented that
Frank's Place: First NFL draft, held at Philly's Ritz-Carlton, went unnoticed
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
of Philadelphia's original Ritz-Carlton, where patricians once frequented that hotel's lavish Empire Dining Room and Ritz Bar, customers lined up at Wawa's deli counter. The transformation of the posh Broad and Walnut hotel, from high-society... Read more
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Boston Globe
The schooner, the better: Ladona brings luxury to the Maine windjammer experienceadmiring looks as you cruise into ports like Castine and Boothbay Harbor aboard
The schooner, the better: Ladona brings luxury to the Maine windjammer experience
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
admiring looks as you cruise into ports like Castine and Boothbay Harbor aboard the Ladona — kind of like tooling around Boston in a vintage Porsche. But there’s no roaring engine noise: the Ladona travels under sail, not engine, at least 90... Read more
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Market Watch
How Portland’s 65th craft brewer has learned to competeits name from Ken Kesey’s novel “Sometimes a Great Notion,” spent the first six
How Portland’s 65th craft brewer has learned to compete
Market Watch / Posted 22 days ago
its name from Ken Kesey’s novel “Sometimes a Great Notion,” spent the first six months of its existence functioning as a bar until the Treasury Department’s Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau issued its approval. It inherited a whole lot of... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Two years after Ferguson, fatal shootings by police are updetails about the incidents in order to analyze the events. But widespread com
Two years after Ferguson, fatal shootings by police are up
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 22 days ago
details about the incidents in order to analyze the events. But widespread compliance with the FBI's initiative by police associations and departments isn't expected until 2019. The agency is seeking unanimous consent from numerous police groups... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two years after Ferguson, fatal shootings by police are updetails about the incidents in order to analyze the events. But widespread com
Two years after Ferguson, fatal shootings by police are up
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
details about the incidents in order to analyze the events. But widespread compliance with the FBI’s initiative by police associations and departments isn’t expected until 2019. The agency is seeking unanimous consent from numerous police groups... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Hon. Thomas R. GloverHe was born on Aug. 13, 1935 in Boston, Mass. He was raised in Plainfield, New
Hon. Thomas R. Glover
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
He was born on Aug. 13, 1935 in Boston, Mass. He was raised in Plainfield, New Jersey by George and Mildred Holt. He graduated from Scotch Plains High School June 1954. He attended Delhi College in September 1954 and later transferred to Paul Smiths... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Yzerman, Red Wings and lockouts (Puck Daddy Countdown)like a $5.25 million freight. And this is a team that scraped into the playoff
Yzerman, Red Wings and lockouts (Puck Daddy Countdown)
Yahoo Sports / Posted 24 days ago
like a $5.25 million freight. And this is a team that scraped into the playoffs last year. The Wings had fewer wins than Boston. How does this team cost $68.9 million? Just because you have money to spend doesn’t mean you should spend it on the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
1st woman president milestone measuredI don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step
1st woman president milestone measured
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
I don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected." And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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The Seattle Times
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on ClintonI don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on Clinton
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
I don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected.” And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on ClintonI don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on Clinton
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
I don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected." And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on ClintonI don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on Clinton
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
I don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected." And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on ClintonI don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step
How much of a milestone? Women's opinions differ on Clinton
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 25 days ago
I don't happen to be among them," she said. "I just think it's a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected." And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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BC Local News
Dr. Joshua Greggain honoured as 'health care hero'Health Care Awards. The Gold Apple awards were handed out June 27, 2016 at a g
Dr. Joshua Greggain honoured as 'health care hero'
BC Local News / Posted 25 days ago
Health Care Awards. The Gold Apple awards were handed out June 27, 2016 at a gala luncheon hosted by the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC) at the Pan Pacific Hotel in downtown Vancouver. Many people assume that the health care services... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Gypsy wagons, cannon crackers marked start of summer in 1916photograph. As the weather grew warmer, more and more passenger trains steamed
Gypsy wagons, cannon crackers marked start of summer in 1916
Bangor Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
photograph. As the weather grew warmer, more and more passenger trains steamed through the Queen City of the East. So did Boston Boats, the big overnight steamboats that took people from Bangor to Boston and points in between, landing at the... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Groups exploring ways to improve court public relationsCOLUMBIA, Mo. — Judges, court staff, lawyers and reporters gathered Thursday fo
Groups exploring ways to improve court public relations
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Judges, court staff, lawyers and reporters gathered Thursday for a first-ever American Bar Association meeting to talk about ways the nation's courts can do a better job of telling their stories to people who don't usually deal with... Read more
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The Columbian
First woman president: How great a milestone? Women differI don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step
First woman president: How great a milestone? Women differ
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
I don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected.” And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Political correctness is making us less safeplanning of Mateen’s attack. So why pretend radical Islam had nothing to do wi
Political correctness is making us less safe
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
planning of Mateen’s attack. So why pretend radical Islam had nothing to do with it? Blaming guns and the National Rifle Association for Mateen’s murder of 49 bar-goers is akin to blaming pressure cookers and the American Association of Home... Read more
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Salon.com
First woman president: How great a milestone? Women differI don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step
First woman president: How great a milestone? Women differ
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
I don’t happen to be among them,” she said. “I just think it’s a good next step. Certainly not a milestone like it was when Barack Obama was elected.” And the recently retired literature professor said her young female students, many of whom... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Steve King: Remembering the matriarch of women's basketballwith no end in sight. Page 2 of 4 - In Ohio high schools 46 years ago, girls p
Steve King: Remembering the matriarch of women's basketball
The Suburbanite / Posted 29 days ago
with no end in sight. Page 2 of 4 - In Ohio high schools 46 years ago, girls played in something called the Girls Athletic Association, which was about as far away from the level of the Ohio High School Athletic Association as 1915 was from... Read more
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