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The Register NorthJersey.com
Judge blocks union from beaming messages onto Icahn casinosATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic Ci
Judge blocks union from beaming messages onto Icahn casinos
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic City union from using a light projector to beam critical messages onto the exterior walls of casinos owned or about to be owned by billionaire Carl Icahn. Trump... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Clinton 12's walk ‘made it much easier for us'Thursday marked the 59th anniversary of the day when a dozen unassuming black t
Clinton 12's walk ‘made it much easier for us'
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
Thursday marked the 59th anniversary of the day when a dozen unassuming black teens at Clinton High School, who would come to be known as the Clinton 12, started a domino effect that helped tumble the barriers of public school segregation in the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Walk in a minefield: The Pope’s US visitResults of a pollof Pope Francis’s popularity in the US were released last mont
Walk in a minefield: The Pope’s US visit
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 hours ago
Results of a pollof Pope Francis’s popularity in the US were released last month. The poll claimed his popularity was down substantially between February 2014 and July 2015 – from 79% approval to 59%. This nosedive is largely due to the fact that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to family risk(Reuters Health) - For women with pregnancy-related high blood pressure, the hi
High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to family risk
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
(Reuters Health) - For women with pregnancy-related high blood pressure, the higher risk of hypertension that follows them through life may be due not just to the episode in pregnancy but also to family risk factors, researchers say. Their study... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Judge Bans Union From Beaming 'Boycott Taj' Onto Ac CasinosA New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic City union from using a light
Judge Bans Union From Beaming 'Boycott Taj' Onto Ac Casinos
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 hours ago
A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic City union from using a light projector to beam critical messages onto the exterior walls of casinos owned or about to be owned by billionaire Carl Icahn. Trump Entertainment Resorts got an... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sick fundraiser to raise thousands for #MuslimPrisonersMuhid, 33, was jailed in 2007 after a protest at the Danish ­embassy in London
Sick fundraiser to raise thousands for #MuslimPrisoners
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Muhid, 33, was jailed in 2007 after a protest at the Danish ­embassy in London against ­cartoons of the prophet Muhammad. Adverts on the Muslim Prisoners Twitter account state: “If you or anyone you know has £6,000 spare, then why not send... Read more
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FOX Business
AFL-CIO urges union boycott of Atlantic City casinos owned by billionaire Carl IcahnATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – A major labor union on Thursday urged fellow union member
AFL-CIO urges union boycott of Atlantic City casinos owned by billionaire Carl Icahn
FOX Business / Posted 2 hours ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – A major labor union on Thursday urged fellow union members to boycott Atlantic City casinos that are owned or about to be owned by billionaire Carl Icahn. The New Jersey State AFL-CIO asked union members to boycott the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Firearms and Forgivenessby Karsceal Turner Special to the NNPA from The Florida Courier Is self-defen
Firearms and Forgiveness
Black Press USA / Posted 3 hours ago
by Karsceal Turner Special to the NNPA from The Florida Courier Is self-defense biblical? Are Christians required to forgive, as in the case of the Charleston massacre families forgiving the young White supremacist who killed their relatives? Dr.... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Latest details in on-air shooting: Community mourns, honors victimsBy News Staff news@abc6.com The latest details on the fatal on-air shooting o
Latest details in on-air shooting: Community mourns, honors victims
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 hours ago
By News Staff news@abc6.com The latest details on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV station employees in central Virginia (all times local): 3:15 p.m: The disgruntled former reporter who killed a WDBJ-TV cameraman and another reporter had no... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Judge blocks union from beaming messages onto Icahn casinosATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic Ci
Judge blocks union from beaming messages onto Icahn casinos
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic City union from using a light projector to beam critical messages onto the exterior walls of casinos owned or about to be owned by billionaire Carl Icahn. Trump... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Former Orlando Evans High, NBA star Darryl Dawkins dead at 58Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins, the former Philadelphia 76ers player who ga
Former Orlando Evans High, NBA star Darryl Dawkins dead at 58
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins, the former Philadelphia 76ers player who gained fame for twice shattering backboards with his thunderous slam dunks, died Thursday, a friend of the family confirmed. He was 58. An Orlando native, Dawkins... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Clarkson sees stint with future Gilas 5Fil-Am’s dad says NBA comes first MANILA, Philippines - Rising LA Lakers star
Clarkson sees stint with future Gilas 5
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
Fil-Am’s dad says NBA comes first MANILA, Philippines - Rising LA Lakers star Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson looks forward to donning the Philippine colors and “contributing to total team effort for flag and country” despite his father’s decision to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Former Orlando Evans High, NBA star Darryl Dawkins dead at 58Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins, the former Philadelphia 76ers player who ga
Former Orlando Evans High, NBA star Darryl Dawkins dead at 58
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins, the former Philadelphia 76ers player who gained fame for twice shattering backboards with his thunderous slam dunks, died Thursday, a friend of the family confirmed. He was 58. An Orlando native, Dawkins... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
For HBCU marching bands, the show always goes onThere won’t be much sitting at the Queen City Battle of the Bands. The black c
For HBCU marching bands, the show always goes on
The Charlotte Post / Posted 3 hours ago
There won’t be much sitting at the Queen City Battle of the Bands. The black college band showcases will take the field August 29 at Memorial Stadium. The show starts at 7 p.m. and tickets are $15 in advance and $20 on Saturday. Advance tickets can... Read more
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Time
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a DogLoyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human compan
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a Dog
Time / Posted 4 hours ago
Loyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human companion for more than 18,000 years, making it one of the first domesticated animals in history. Don’t just take our word for it. Scientists have proof that dogs make us... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Norman plans new shelter to serve its homeless populationA new shelter headquarters with cottage-style housing for the homeless in east
Norman plans new shelter to serve its homeless population
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 hours ago
A new shelter headquarters with cottage-style housing for the homeless in east Norman will enable the nonprofit agency to better serve low-income individuals, families and the homeless, she said. Food and Shelter is the premiere organization in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kogi, Your Deliverance Is At Hand - Yahaya BelloFrontline All Progressives Congress, APC Kogi State governorship aspirant, Alha
Kogi, Your Deliverance Is At Hand - Yahaya Bello
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Frontline All Progressives Congress, APC Kogi State governorship aspirant, Alhaji Yahaya Bello made his mark in business with specific concerns in transportation, oil and gas, finance and agro-allied sectors. The Agassa Okene-born entrepreneur and... Read more
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International Business Times
India: Army deployed in Gujarat as nine die in Patel clashes Thousands of armed forces have been deployed across Gujarat, north-west India t
India: Army deployed in Gujarat as nine die in Patel clashes
International Business Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Thousands of armed forces have been deployed across Gujarat, north-west India to restore order after a protest turned violent, leaving nine people dead. The army could be seen patrolling the worst-affected areas on 27 August in the aftermath of... Read more
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Newswise
Hypoallergenic Parks: Coming Soon? Designing low-allergen urban spaces for public health Released:26-Aug-2015 12
Hypoallergenic Parks: Coming Soon?
Newswise / Posted 13 hours ago
Designing low-allergen urban spaces for public health Released:26-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDTSource Newsroom:American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), Soil Science Society of America... Read more
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Newswise
Choosing to End It All Difficulty making good choices is one of the factors that make certain people
Choosing to End It All
Newswise / Posted 13 hours ago
Difficulty making good choices is one of the factors that make certain people vulnerable to suicide Newswise — Not even close to every person who faces challenges or lives with severe depression commits suicide. Some people... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
NBA star says he wants to play for Philippine national teamMANILA - Rising NBA star Jordan Clarkson said Thursday he is eager to play for
NBA star says he wants to play for Philippine national team
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 hours ago
MANILA - Rising NBA star Jordan Clarkson said Thursday he is eager to play for the Philippines' national basketball team despite citizenship concerns from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Jordan Clarkson of the Los Angeles Lakers... Read more
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Miami New Times
Amid Redevelopment Plans, Pork 'n' Beans Residents Fear They'll Lose HomesEarlier this year, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez announced $200 million plans
Amid Redevelopment Plans, Pork 'n' Beans Residents Fear They'll Lose Homes
Miami New Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Earlier this year, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez announced $200 million plans to raze and redevelop Miami’s oldest housing project, Liberty Square Houses, also known as Pork ‘n’ Beans. Built in 1936, the buildings are in need of an upgrade — most... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows how difficulty making good decisions can make certain people vulnerable to suicideNot even close to every person who faces challenges or lives with severe depres
Study shows how difficulty making good decisions can make certain people vulnerable to suicide
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 hours ago
Not even close to every person who faces challenges or lives with severe depression commits suicide. Some people are more vulnerable than others. A series of studies has shown that the way in which a person makes decisions is among the main factors... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chance of Clarkson playing for Gilas dimsAugust 27, 2015 9:06 pm A media statement released by the Samahang Basketbol n
Chance of Clarkson playing for Gilas dims
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
August 27, 2015 9:06 pm A media statement released by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) on Thursday indicates that Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson is not playing for Gilas Pilipinas in its... Read more
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Aljazeera
Probe ordered into police brutality at Ahmedabad rallyThe Gujarat High Court has asked the Ahmedabad police to investigate alleged po
Probe ordered into police brutality at Ahmedabad rally
Aljazeera / Posted 14 hours ago
The Gujarat High Court has asked the Ahmedabad police to investigate alleged police brutality during this week's massive protests by the Patel community over reservation policies. At least seven people were killed in unrest across the state, and the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Jordan Clarkson says he wants to play for Ph national team Rising NBA star Jordan Clarkson said Thursday he is eager to play for the Phi
Jordan Clarkson says he wants to play for Ph national team
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
Rising NBA star Jordan Clarkson said Thursday he is eager to play for the Philippines’ national basketball team despite citizenship concerns from the International Basketball Federation... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Workers' Party introduces 4 new candidates for General ElectionSINGAPORE: The Workers' Party unveiled four more potential candidates for the 2
Workers' Party introduces 4 new candidates for General Election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 hours ago
SINGAPORE: The Workers' Party unveiled four more potential candidates for the 2015 General Election on Thursday (Aug 27). The new faces presented at the press conference were Mr Luke Koh, Ms Cheryl Loh, Mr Firuz Khan and Mr Terence Tan. Also at the... Read more
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Time
What Didn’t Make It Into TIME’s Cover Story on Stephen ColbertJames Poniewozik’s cover story on Stephen Colbert for this week’s issue of TIME
What Didn’t Make It Into TIME’s Cover Story on Stephen Colbert
Time / Posted 16 hours ago
James Poniewozik’s cover story on Stephen Colbert for this week’s issue of TIME paints a portrait of a comedian in transition. Colbert, who wrapped up his tenth and final season of The Colbert Report on Comedy Central last December, has been... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Tragic Donal was a talented hurler27 August 2015 Tributes have been paid to the teenage boy who lost his life in
Tragic Donal was a talented hurler
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 hours ago
27 August 2015 Tributes have been paid to the teenage boy who lost his life in a farm accident in Co. Carlow yesterday. Fourteen-year-old Donal English-Hayden, who was due to start secondary school today, died... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Clarkson 'sincerely wishes to play for Gilas'This photo of Jordan Clarkson playing chess with Manny Pacquiao was posted on I
Clarkson 'sincerely wishes to play for Gilas'
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 17 hours ago
This photo of Jordan Clarkson playing chess with Manny Pacquiao was posted on Instragram. MANILA, Philippines – The Los Angeles Lakers' guard Jordan Clarkson insists that he genuinely wants to play for the Philippine national basketball team despite... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
A R700 Sucker Punch and the Meaning of DemocracyThis is a story of how I was assaulted, and my retrospective thoughts post the
A R700 Sucker Punch and the Meaning of Democracy
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 hours ago
This is a story of how I was assaulted, and my retrospective thoughts post the event on the nature of democracy. I hope you (the reader) find it stimulating. If you do, please do comment and start a debate around these issues. A while ago I was... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Clarkson clarifies dad's statement, reiterates desire to play for GilasMANILA, Philippines -- Los Angeles Lakers' Fil-Am guard Jordan Clarkson reitera
Clarkson clarifies dad's statement, reiterates desire to play for Gilas
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Los Angeles Lakers' Fil-Am guard Jordan Clarkson reiterated his desire to represent the country despite his father's advice not to pursue it this year due to the proximity of his sophomore season in the NBA. Mike Clarkson,... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Troops patrol tense Gujarat after deadly riots Published: 27 August 2015 3:09 PM A man rides a motorcycle past the wreckage
Troops patrol tense Gujarat after deadly riots
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 18 hours ago
Published: 27 August 2015 3:09 PM A man rides a motorcycle past the wreckage of a bus that was burnt in the clashes between the police and protesters in Ahmedabad, India, yesterday. India deployed... Read more
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asianage
Patel quota row: Gujarat tense, Army deployed in more areas; death toll climbs to 9Five columns of army (75 personnel each) have been deployed in Ahmedadad (Photo
Patel quota row: Gujarat tense, Army deployed in more areas; death toll climbs to 9
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
Five columns of army (75 personnel each) have been deployed in Ahmedadad (Photo: PTI) No major violence was reported overnight barring a few incidents of stone pelting Ahmedabad: Tension prevailed in Gujarat as the death toll in clashes which... Read more
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asianage
Patel quota row Gujarat tense, Army deployed in more areas; death toll climbs to 9Five columns of army (75 personnel each) have been deployed in Ahmedadad (Photo
Patel quota row Gujarat tense, Army deployed in more areas; death toll climbs to 9
asianage / Posted 18 hours ago
Five columns of army (75 personnel each) have been deployed in Ahmedadad (Photo: PTI) No major violence was reported overnight barring a few incidents of stone pelting Ahmedabad: Tension prevailed in Gujarat as the death toll in clashes which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Archbishop Thomas Msusa Praises Jubilee Priests for Their "Remarkable Service"Blantyre — The Limbe Cathedral in the Archdiocese of Blantyre was packed with f
Archbishop Thomas Msusa Praises Jubilee Priests for Their "Remarkable Service"
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Blantyre — The Limbe Cathedral in the Archdiocese of Blantyre was packed with family and friends of three Roman Catholic priests Rev Fr. John Kuziona, Fr Cornelius Manyungwa and Fr. Montfort Mvonye as they gathered to celebrate the Silver and Golden... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dan Tshanda Lands in BeitbridgeThe entertainment-starved town of Beitbridge will come alive tomorrow night whe
Dan Tshanda Lands in Beitbridge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
The entertainment-starved town of Beitbridge will come alive tomorrow night when South African artiste Dan Tshanda and his Dalom Squad take their act to Eland House. Tshanda is a veteran musician who has produced a number of hits from albums that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Clarkson: ‘I sincerely wish to play for Gilas’Jordan Clarkson will fly with Gilas Pilipinas to Taiwan for the Jones Cup. Tris
Clarkson: ‘I sincerely wish to play for Gilas’
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
Jordan Clarkson will fly with Gilas Pilipinas to Taiwan for the Jones Cup. Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Fil-American Jordan Clarkson on Thursday assured Filipinos that he wants to play for Gilas Pilipinas. Clarkson’s statement came on the heels of a... Read more
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Aljazeera
Indian army deployed to riot-hit areas of GujaratThousands of Indian army troops have been deployed to riot-hit areas of Gujarat
Indian army deployed to riot-hit areas of Gujarat
Aljazeera / Posted 19 hours ago
Thousands of Indian army troops have been deployed to riot-hit areas of Gujarat state following days of unrest that has led to at least seven deaths. The Indian army could be seen patrolling areas hardest hit by the caste-related violence on... Read more
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Business Standard India
8 dead in quota agitation by Patel community; Army called inFlag marches were held in the city this evening by the Army amid reports of spo
8 dead in quota agitation by Patel community; Army called in
Business Standard India / Posted 20 hours ago
Flag marches were held in the city this evening by the Army amid reports of sporadic violence in some parts of the stateArmy was called in today to help control widespread violence sparked... Read more
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asianage
Patels on the rampage, Narendra Modi's home state burnsPolice personnel keep vigil as Patel community supporters go on the rampage, in
Patels on the rampage, Narendra Modi's home state burns
asianage / Posted 20 hours ago
Police personnel keep vigil as Patel community supporters go on the rampage, in Surat on Wednesday (Photo: PTI) Blaming the state machinery for violence, activist Hardik Patel threatened to intensify the stir New Delhi/Ahmedabad: Fresh violence... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Joanne G. Pugliese of Nutley, formerly of Glen Ridge, dies at 64Joanne G. (Gallagher) Pugliese, 64, of Nutley passed away on Thursday, July 30,
Joanne G. Pugliese of Nutley, formerly of Glen Ridge, dies at 64
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Joanne G. (Gallagher) Pugliese, 64, of Nutley passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Born in Glen Ridge, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Morrissey) Gallagher, and had lived in Nutley most of her life. She was a graduate of Jersey... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Still no information about Nigerian schoolgirls, 500 days after kidnapABUJA: It has been 500 days since the Boko Haram militant group kidnapped nearl
Still no information about Nigerian schoolgirls, 500 days after kidnap
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 hours ago
ABUJA: It has been 500 days since the Boko Haram militant group kidnapped nearly 300 girls from a secondary school in Nigeria, prompting the Bring Back Our Girls movement that soon captured the attention of the world. For 500 days, their distraught... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Judith GibbsJudith Marie Gibbs, 67, of Little Hocking, Ohio, died at the Camden Clark Medic
Judith Gibbs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
Judith Marie Gibbs, 67, of Little Hocking, Ohio, died at the Camden Clark Medical Center on August 26, 2015. She was born June 19, 1948, in Jefferson City, Mo., the daughter of Kenneth Prince and Fern Tripp Giesing. She had work for Pioneer... Read more
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The Manila Times
Deadly clashes hit Indian leader’s home stateAugust 27, 2015 10:53 am AHMEDABAD: At least nine people have died in the wors
Deadly clashes hit Indian leader’s home state
The Manila Times / Posted 23 hours ago
August 27, 2015 10:53 am AHMEDABAD: At least nine people have died in the worst violence to hit Narendra Modi’s home state in more than a decade, police said Wednesday, as the Indian prime minister... Read more
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asianage
7 killed in Gujarat quota stirPolice personnel in action as Patel community supporters go on a rampage in Sur
7 killed in Gujarat quota stir
asianage / Posted 23 hours ago
Police personnel in action as Patel community supporters go on a rampage in Surat on Wednesday. — PTI Schools, colleges shut 2 days Gujarat, the “model state” of the BJP, is burning. Fresh violence erupted in the home state of Prime Minister... Read more
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Philly.com
Licensing troubles deepen in case of N. Philly bodiesThat would be a perfectly legal arrangement if the operating license for Price
Licensing troubles deepen in case of N. Philly bodies
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
That would be a perfectly legal arrangement if the operating license for Price wasn't also expired, as a spokeswoman for the Department of State indicated Wednesday. John Price, Jr., who inherited the West Philly funeral home from his father,... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Umm al-Hiran, racism and the confounding of ZionismThe Israeli government is set to destroy Umm al-Hiran, a Bedouin village in the
Umm al-Hiran, racism and the confounding of Zionism
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
The Israeli government is set to destroy Umm al-Hiran, a Bedouin village in the Negev, to build a Jewish town in its place, which will be called Hiran. No matter what anyone tells you about unrecognized Bedouin villages, no matter what Israel’s... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Man suspected of killing two journalists on-air kills himself as police close inMONETA, Va. (AP) - The latest on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV station em
Man suspected of killing two journalists on-air kills himself as police close in
KHQ Spokane / Posted yesterday
MONETA, Va. (AP) - The latest on the fatal on-air shooting of two TV station employees in central Virginia (all times local): 5:55 p.m. The health insurer UnitedHealthcare says that the gunman in the fatal on-air shooting of two journalists worked... Read more
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Valencia County News-Bulletin
Deaths and Funerals ()...............................................................................
Deaths and Funerals ()
Valencia County News-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
........................................................................................................................................................................................ Joe Ray Chavez 1960-2015 Joe Ray Chavez, age 55, took his final... Read more
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