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KULR-8 Billings
Report: Ramp caused child's death at Canyon Ferry ReservoirRamp caused child's death at Canyon Ferry Reservoir The Bureau of Reclamation
Report: Ramp caused child's death at Canyon Ferry Reservoir
KULR-8 Billings / Posted an hour ago
Ramp caused child's death at Canyon Ferry Reservoir The Bureau of Reclamation has concluded that an improperly positioned ramp caused a dock stored at Canyon Ferry Lake boat launch... Read more
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The Daily Comet
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Southern Mud N' Moss art exhibit

What: Explore south Louisiana landsca

Looking for fun? Check out the Big fun calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 3 days ago

Southern Mud N' Moss art exhibit

What: Explore south Louisiana landscapes through the work of local artist Sharlene Eymard Dufrene. Admission is free.

When: through Aug. 30. from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: Wetlands Acadian Cultural... Read more

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The Houma Courier
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Southern Mud N' Moss art exhibit

What: Explore south Louisiana landsca

Looking for fun? Check out the Big fun calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 3 days ago

Southern Mud N' Moss art exhibit

What: Explore south Louisiana landscapes through the work of local artist Sharlene Eymard Dufrene. Admission is free.

When: through Aug. 30. from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: Wetlands Acadian Cultural... Read more

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ABC Montana
Sen. Daines holds coal listening session in Billings The Bureau of Land Management has been holding meetings in several states to
Sen. Daines holds coal listening session in Billings
ABC Montana / Posted 3 days ago
The Bureau of Land Management has been holding meetings in several states to seek public input on its federal coal program review. The Bureau... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Sen. Daines holds coal listening session in Billings The Bureau of Land Management has been holding meetings in several states to
Sen. Daines holds coal listening session in Billings
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 days ago
The Bureau of Land Management has been holding meetings in several states to seek public input on its federal coal program review. The Bureau... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
$695,000 in grants awarded for healthtransportation to treatment. Young girls in Spartanburg will learn about self-r
$695,000 in grants awarded for health
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
transportation to treatment. Young girls in Spartanburg will learn about self-respect and healthy living.

The health of the community is enhanced by services like these due to recently awarded grants from the Spartanburg Regional... Read more

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The Hill
Defense talks to zero in on war fundto be done. The differences between the House and Senate policy bills will now
Defense talks to zero in on war fund
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
to be done. The differences between the House and Senate policy bills will now be reconciled by the House and Senate Armed Services Committees. ADVERTISEMENT A major difference between the two bills is how they authorize money. The House version... Read more
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Air Force Times
This week in Congress: Nomination blitz before the breakAs Congress heads toward its extended summer break, the Senate is moving throug
This week in Congress: Nomination blitz before the break
Air Force Times / Posted 5 days ago
As Congress heads toward its extended summer break, the Senate is moving through a series of pending nominations this week in an effort to finish some lingering business. The chamber’s Armed Services, Veterans’ Affairs and Foreign Relations... Read more
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Orange County Register
Will she be the champion in Orange County's homelessness battle?Susan Price might be the highest-profile hire in Orange County since the Board
Will she be the champion in Orange County's homelessness battle?
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
Susan Price might be the highest-profile hire in Orange County since the Board of Supervisors appointed Sandra Hutchens sheriff-coroner in 2008. But you wouldn’t know it from her job title. On May 27, her first day at work in the county’s executive... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Laurie Ann Wells Albertswas born July 17, 1956 in Garrison, to Marie Deane Wells and Thomas Wells, S
Laurie Ann Wells Alberts
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
was born July 17, 1956 in Garrison, to Marie Deane Wells and Thomas Wells, Sr., and was the oldest of four children. Laurie was an enrolled member of the Three Affiliated Tribes, and a child of the Water- buster Clan.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendasa. Pledge of Allegiance. b. Approval of Agenda. (Any requests to be heard not
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
a. Pledge of Allegiance. b. Approval of Agenda. (Any requests to be heard not on the proposed agenda are considered for inclusion at this time). Robert Yochum — Administrator. a. Consent Agenda. b. Receive & file petition for Cartway across NW1⁄4... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Votes in the NC General Assembly last week

RALEIGH — The following roll-call votes were recorded for area members of

Votes in the NC General Assembly last week
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 8 days ago

RALEIGH — The following roll-call votes were recorded for area members of the North Carolina General Assembly in the week that ended June 17.

House

HB 992 — Amend Industrial Hemp Program: Modifies... Read more

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The Star
Watchdog: How your lawmakers voted in RaleighPage 2 of 3 - Adopted 101-11. Sent to the governor for approval.YESDana Bumgard
Watchdog: How your lawmakers voted in Raleigh
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Page 2 of 3 - Adopted 101-11. Sent to the governor for approval.YESDana Bumgardner, Kelly Hastings, Tim Moore, Jason SaineNOJohn TorbettSB 734 — Statewide Standing Order/Opioid Antagonist: Authorizes the State Health Director to prescribe opioid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fact-checking the Clinton and Trump speeches after Orlandonominees - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump -gave dueling s
Fact-checking the Clinton and Trump speeches after Orlando
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
nominees - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump -gave dueling speeches on June 13 in the aftermath of the Orlando mass shooting. We combed through the speeches to find factual assertions that were worthy of fact checking.... Read more
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Air Force Times
This week in Congress: Important defense budget votesthe military budget sometime later this year. Meanwhile, lawmakers in both cha
This week in Congress: Important defense budget votes
Air Force Times / Posted 12 days ago
the military budget sometime later this year. Meanwhile, lawmakers in both chambers are looking at how to advance a series of veterans measures, including Sen. Johnny Isakson’s “Veterans First Act.” Officials hope that some comprehensive measure... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A new low point 
in bureaucracyA new low point in bureaucracy Complaining about bureaucracy is an American tr
A new low point 
in bureaucracy
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
A new low point in bureaucracy Complaining about bureaucracy is an American tradition from which no government agency — local, state or federal — is immune. But the federal government is racking up an impressive collection of administrative... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Resources are scarce for many veterans with less than honorable discharges Local Wilfred Franklin left the Navy at 18 with a less-than-honorable discha
Resources are scarce for many veterans with less than honorable discharges
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
Local Wilfred Franklin left the Navy at 18 with a less-than-honorable discharge for “conduct unbecoming.” His departure came after a night of drinking and youthful... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Obama Administration Is About to Crack Down on Shady For-Profit Colleges — and Possibly Offer Billions in Debt Relief for StudentsPhoto: Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Despite ripping off students
The Obama Administration Is About to Crack Down on Shady For-Profit Colleges — and Possibly Offer Billions in Debt Relief for Students
New York Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
Photo: Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images Despite ripping off students and taxpayers for decades, the for-profit-college industry has proved remarkably resilient. Take the University of Phoenix, which paid millions of dollars in fines to the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Three decades of progresspark designation for the Blackstone River Valley and Newport's success at twice
Three decades of progress
Providence Business News / Posted 15 days ago
park designation for the Blackstone River Valley and Newport's success at twice snagging the lone North American stopover of the Volvo Ocean Race, Rhode Island's economy has a significant stake in tourism's success. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo has... Read more
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The Signal
Special Report: Californians’ Attitudes More Favorable Toward Marijuana Legalizationa medicinal marijuana business called Whoopi & Maya with products directed at w
Special Report: Californians’ Attitudes More Favorable Toward Marijuana Legalization
The Signal / Posted 16 days ago
a medicinal marijuana business called Whoopi & Maya with products directed at women. Medical marijuana delivery services are becoming the Uber and Lyft of the ridesharing programs. In addition, although medical marijuana dispensaries are... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Mother and child disunionin trouble for a while: After receiving felony probation for credit card fraud,
Mother and child disunion
Arkansas Times / Posted 16 days ago
in trouble for a while: After receiving felony probation for credit card fraud, she'd failed to meet with her probation officer for at least two years, resulting in a warrant for absconding. During the same time, she'd also become addicted to... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Big Fun calendarBring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs and barbecue pits for this Fourth of Jul
Big Fun calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 days ago
Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs and barbecue pits for this Fourth of July fest. Includes food, live music and patriotic events.HoumaToday.comJune 8, 2016 10:42 AM

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FOX Carolina
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards nearly $700K in grantsto Spartanburg Regional Health System campuses and community organizations on W
Spartanburg Regional Foundation awards nearly $700K in grants
FOX Carolina / Posted 17 days ago
to Spartanburg Regional Health System campuses and community organizations on Wednesday. Thanks to the grants, hospital officials said patients who experiences a stroke will now have access to a motor vehicle simulator to test their driving... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Campus tour an eye-openerMembers of the Colorado Legislature’s Capital Development Committee, including
Campus tour an eye-opener
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Members of the Colorado Legislature’s Capital Development Committee, including Rep. J. Paul Brown, Rep. Daneya Esgar, Rep. KC Becker, Sen. Randy Baumgardner, Sen. John Kefalas and Sen. Jerry Sonnenberg tour the Grand Junction Regional Center on... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death notices, June 8, 20168, 2016 ■ Vaunda Lynn Brower, 79, Grand Junction, died June 5, 2016. Visitati
Death notices, June 8, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
8, 2016 ■ Vaunda Lynn Brower, 79, Grand Junction, died June 5, 2016. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. Monday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Canyon View Ward, 2542 G Road. Services will follow at 11 a.m. at the church. Burial... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Top Companies: Best small companies to work for in Arizona(U.S. 1,000-plus employees) 1. Equity Methods Industry: Professional service
Top Companies: Best small companies to work for in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
(U.S. 1,000-plus employees) 1. Equity Methods Industry: Professional services – consulting Arizona location: Scottsdale Top U.S. executive: Takis Makridis Annual company retreats double as weekend getaways to such scenic spots as Sedona, where... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death Notices, June 7, 2016 ■ Ernie Melvin Coats, 81, Palisade, died May 29, 2016. Services will take pl
Death Notices, June 7, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
■ Ernie Melvin Coats, 81, Palisade, died May 29, 2016. Services will take place at 1 p.m. July 16 at the family home in Palisade. He was a contractor and U.S. Army veteran. Survivors include his wife, Judy L.; two... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
I-TEAM: New claims against cemetery in Atlantic Beachfor nearly two months, and has since uncovered more instances where the cemeter
I-TEAM: New claims against cemetery in Atlantic Beach
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 18 days ago
for nearly two months, and has since uncovered more instances where the cemetery has accepted money from customers for services that were not delivered as promised. Al Bourgeois and his family are so concerned they’ve called police and say... Read more
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Market Watch
Controversial college watchdog announces reforms, but are they too late?A controversial for-profit college watchdog announced reforms Monday, amid call
Controversial college watchdog announces reforms, but are they too late?
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
A controversial for-profit college watchdog announced reforms Monday, amid calls from consumer advocates and state attorneys general for the organization to lose its government recognition. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and... Read more
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Orange County Register
Navy reservist wants a day in court, not arbitrationIn November 2012, about 40 employees of BLB Resources, an Irvine real estate fi
Navy reservist wants a day in court, not arbitration
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
In November 2012, about 40 employees of BLB Resources, an Irvine real estate firm, gathered in a room festooned with balloons to celebrate a colleague who was deploying to Afghanistan. Kevin Ziober, a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve, dug into a... Read more
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The Christian Post
Salvation Army Reveals Real Reason for National Donut Day; USS Iowa Battleship Backdrop for LA Eventhelped those attending a National Donut Day event locally on Friday remember th
Salvation Army Reveals Real Reason for National Donut Day; USS Iowa Battleship Backdrop for LA Event
The Christian Post / Posted 21 days ago
helped those attending a National Donut Day event locally on Friday remember that the day first began in 1938 in the city of Chicago as a way to honor the organization's "doughnut lassies" from World War I. Beginning in 1917, approximately 250... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Obama signs bill protecting children in tribal foster carethe tribal foster care system. The law, which comes years after serious flaws
Obama signs bill protecting children in tribal foster care
Local 10 Miami / Posted 21 days ago
the tribal foster care system. The law, which comes years after serious flaws were uncovered in the child welfare system of a Native American tribe in North Dakota, requires background checks before foster care placements are made by tribal... Read more
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Salon.com
Obama signs bill protecting children in tribal foster carethe tribal foster care system. The law, which comes years after serious flaws
Obama signs bill protecting children in tribal foster care
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
the tribal foster care system. The law, which comes years after serious flaws were uncovered in the child welfare system of a Native American tribe in North Dakota, requires background checks before foster care placements are made by tribal... Read more
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Philly.com
Don't undermine state laws against payday loans, CFPB urgedfederal agency proposes sweeping new rules to address payday lenders around the
Don't undermine state laws against payday loans, CFPB urged
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
federal agency proposes sweeping new rules to address payday lenders around the country. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau this week proposed federal laws aimed at ending payday debt traps. "Too many borrowers seeking a short-term cash fix... Read more
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Columbia Star
City Snippets | June 3, 2016relative to the national average and went 7.8 years on average between accident
City Snippets | June 3, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 23 days ago
relative to the national average and went 7.8 years on average between accidents. USC raising parking fees The University of South Carolina is raising parking fees for faculty and staff to finance $12.5 million in infrastructure improvements. Many... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trump donated to local vet group who uses troubled fundraiserOne of the veterans groups Donald Trump donated to was West Bloomfield-based Fo
Trump donated to local vet group who uses troubled fundraiser
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
One of the veterans groups Donald Trump donated to was West Bloomfield-based Foundation for American Veterans, which uses Associated Community Services, a Southfield-headquartered charity telemarketer that has come under fire for its fundraising... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Eyes off our fingerprint, photo database, says FBIProtesting US veterans outside a Donald Trump news conference. Privacy advocate
Eyes off our fingerprint, photo database, says FBI
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Protesting US veterans outside a Donald Trump news conference. Privacy advocates worry that the FBI's facial recognition technology could be misused to track protesters at political rallies. Photo / AP The FBI wants to exempt its burgeoning national... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Duterte presents CabinetOFFICIAL FAMILY President-elect Rodrigo Duterte presents newly appointed member
Duterte presents Cabinet
Inquirier.net / Posted 25 days ago
OFFICIAL FAMILY President-elect Rodrigo Duterte presents newly appointed members of his Cabinet during a press conference at Malacañang of the South in Panacan, Davao City. TARRA QUISMUNDO DAVAO CITY—Saying he chose people “with integrity and... Read more
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Sun Star
Duterte bares more Cabinet membersDuterte, on Tuesday, May 31, presented more prospective Cabinet members at Pres
Duterte bares more Cabinet members
Sun Star / Posted 25 days ago
Duterte, on Tuesday, May 31, presented more prospective Cabinet members at Presidential Guesthouse inside the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Depot in Panacan, Davao City. The list had familiar names as some have worked in Davao... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Walmart Announces Hiring Of 130,000 Veterans Since 2013BENTONVILLE (KFSM) – Walmart announced it has hired 130,828 veterans since it a
Walmart Announces Hiring Of 130,000 Veterans Since 2013
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 26 days ago
BENTONVILLE (KFSM) – Walmart announced it has hired 130,828 veterans since it announced its Veterans Welcome Home Commitment in May 2013*, including 3,584 veterans in the state of Arkansas. Of those 130,828 veteran hires, 15,176 have been promoted to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'It's just me and the horse': How mustangs help hurting veterans healThe stallion kicked out, nostrils flaring. In the ring, it faced off against a
'It's just me and the horse': How mustangs help hurting veterans heal
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The stallion kicked out, nostrils flaring. In the ring, it faced off against a 32-year-old former infantryman. Months ago, Mitchell Reno was sitting in a hotel room with half a gallon of vodka and dark plans. But this April afternoon found him... Read more
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examiner.com
On this Memorial Day -- our veterans deserve our thanks and a dignified lifeWhat is a dignified life? In the words of Donna Hicks, Ph.D. of Psychology Toda
On this Memorial Day -- our veterans deserve our thanks and a dignified life
examiner.com / Posted 26 days ago
What is a dignified life? In the words of Donna Hicks, Ph.D. of Psychology Today: "Dignity is our inherent value and worth as human beings; everyone is born with it." Our veterans deserve to live a dignified life. There are 21.8 million veterans in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'I came back. I hated myself.' How mustangs are helping vets healThe stallion kicked out, nostrils flaring. In the ring, it faced off against a
'I came back. I hated myself.' How mustangs are helping vets heal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
The stallion kicked out, nostrils flaring. In the ring, it faced off against a 32-year-old former infantryman. Months ago, Mitchell Reno was sitting in a hotel room with a half-gallon of vodka and dark plans. But this April afternoon found him... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The man who seduced the 7th fleet - Sting reveals trail of corruptionHe tempted his targets with the high life: whiskey, cigars, prostitutes and cas
The man who seduced the 7th fleet - Sting reveals trail of corruption
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
He tempted his targets with the high life: whiskey, cigars, prostitutes and cash.His moles fed him bundles of military secrets and law enforcement files.All so he could rip off the Navy on an industrial scale for years and years. Now, the depth of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
St. Vincent's Clay County now part of federal Veterans Choice ProgramMIDDLEBURG | Military veterans in Clay County and neighboring areas now have an
St. Vincent's Clay County now part of federal Veterans Choice Program
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
MIDDLEBURG | Military veterans in Clay County and neighboring areas now have an opportunity to receive care at St. Vincent’s Medical Center Clay County in Middleburg. St. Vincent’s HealthCare is participating in a partnership to provide care through... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kim Phuc, the napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon'It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist gover
Kim Phuc, the napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon'
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist government of North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam and its principal ally, the US. On Route 1, the strategic supply route between Saigon and Phnom Penh, North... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kim Phuc, napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon'It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist gover
Kim Phuc, napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon'
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist government of North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam and its principal ally, the US. On Route 1, the strategic supply route between Saigon and Phnom Penh, North... Read more
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The Irish Times
Kim Phuc, the napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon of war'It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist gover
Kim Phuc, the napalm girl: 'Love is more powerful than any weapon of war'
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
It is June 8th, 1972. For 21 years, a war has raged between the communist government of North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam and its principal ally, the US. On Route 1, the strategic supply route between Saigon and Phnom Penh, North... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Walmart, AT&T announce jobs for Florida veteransDespite unemployment among veterans being at its lowest in eight years, accordi
Walmart, AT&T announce jobs for Florida veterans
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 28 days ago
Despite unemployment among veterans being at its lowest in eight years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, veterans from the Gulf War era continue to be under- or unemployed. Walmart announced it has hired 130,828 veterans since 2013,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekWASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previ
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. In addition to roll call votes this week, the House also passed a bill to require the Federal Communications Commission to publish on its website changes to FCC... Read more
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