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Scoop.co.nz
The Lessons of BrexiThe costs of immigration are being paid for in the housing crisis, overloaded i
The Lessons of Brexi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 minutes ago
The costs of immigration are being paid for in the housing crisis, overloaded infrastructure and health and education services under heavy pressure.Third, government must recognise that low interest rates are a disincentive to save and an... Read more
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New York Magazine
No, the Brexit Doesn't Mean Trump Will Win, but It's Still an Important Warningeconomics; arguments about “independence” and “sovereignty” defeated arguments
No, the Brexit Doesn't Mean Trump Will Win, but It's Still an Important Warning
New York Magazine / Posted 3 hours ago
economics; arguments about “independence” and “sovereignty” defeated arguments about British influence and importance. The advice of once-trusted institutions was ignored. Elected leaders were swept aside. If that kind of transformation can take... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Maori Party tribute to 'an ambassador of hope' - Northland Age - Northland Age Newsand in 2010 was appointed as the inaugural chair of the Whanau Ora Governance G
Maori Party tribute to 'an ambassador of hope' - Northland Age - Northland Age News
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
and in 2010 was appointed as the inaugural chair of the Whanau Ora Governance Group in 2010. "His expertise and scholarly advice at the governance level saw him hold a significant presence in many fora, including the Waitemat DHB, the Auckland... Read more
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NBC News
After Brexit Vote, How Travelers to U.K. Can Benefitwho has been thinking about visiting London and other destinations in the Unite
After Brexit Vote, How Travelers to U.K. Can Benefit
NBC News / Posted 22 hours ago
who has been thinking about visiting London and other destinations in the United Kingdom, agents have a simple piece of advice: Go now. "In the short term, it will be business as usual, except tourists will probably get an even better value now... Read more
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CNN
Brexit is the biggest step backward since World War IIimages of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over agai
Brexit is the biggest step backward since World War II
CNN / Posted yesterday
images of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ghost resort brought to its knees by terrorbehind a parsol Empty: On June 26, 2015, ISIS killer Seifeddine Rezgui Yacoubi
Ghost resort brought to its knees by terror
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
behind a parsol Empty: On June 26, 2015, ISIS killer Seifeddine Rezgui Yacoubi murdered 38 tourists, including 30 British citizens at Riu Imperial Marhaba hotel in Port El Kantaoui Quiet: Last year, just 5.5million people visited the country -... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War IIimages of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over agai
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War II
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
images of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War IIimages of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over agai
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War II
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
images of one indomitable de Gaulle, making the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Church launches debt service A new debt counselling service is set to be launched in Weston, which will of
Church launches debt service
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
A new debt counselling service is set to be launched in Weston, which will offer free advice to people with financial difficulties. Destiny Church, based in Weston, has teamed up with the Christians Against Poverty... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Brexit live: Reaction to historic EU referendum resultKingdom in an interdependent world and what values and virtues should shape and
Brexit live: Reaction to historic EU referendum result
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
Kingdom in an interdependent world and what values and virtues should shape and guide our relationships with others. “As citizens of the United Kingdom, whatever our views during the referendum campaign, we must now unite in a common task to... Read more
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Daily Mail
'How could British people be so stupid?' Brexit Fury of UK EU workersit will be catastrophic. 'I don't know how it will affect me personally. I got
'How could British people be so stupid?' Brexit Fury of UK EU workers
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
it will be catastrophic. 'I don't know how it will affect me personally. I got married last week but I don't have British citizenship. Not yet. 'Perhaps I will try and get it. Some of my Polish friends were applying for it in the lead up to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Saudi Arabia arrests 50 men for wearing 'un-Islamic' clothingripped jeans and Crocs shoes as part of Ramadan crackdown Authorities launched
Saudi Arabia arrests 50 men for wearing 'un-Islamic' clothing
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
ripped jeans and Crocs shoes as part of Ramadan crackdown Authorities launched a Ramadan crackdown on western clothing Citizens warned against 'habits and traditions against religious teachings' Suspects were detained in the western Saudi city... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Insolvency figures show ‘big problem’have chosen to take one of three routes in order to relieve their financial sit
Insolvency figures show ‘big problem’
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
have chosen to take one of three routes in order to relieve their financial situation. Fiona Cope, chief officer of the Citizens Advice Bureau in North Somerset, told the Mercury the area’s financial situation is even worse than the figures... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Keep using the trails, Redding officials stressare telling us they will give us the information as soon as they get it,” Paole
Keep using the trails, Redding officials stress
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
are telling us they will give us the information as soon as they get it,” Paoletti said. He said he planned to take the advice from one of the residents who suggested distributing fliers of the $3,000 reward for information leading to the arrest... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lawyer claims he advised PSU official to report abusetestified in the May 31 deposition that although he did not recall specifics of
Lawyer claims he advised PSU official to report abuse
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
testified in the May 31 deposition that although he did not recall specifics of the phone call, “I do remember that the advice I gave was to report to DPW.” The state Department of Human Services, which was called the Department of Public... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarDavis A. Whitfield- Cargile, Attorney at Law, P.O. Box 1101, Brevard, North Car
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 3 days ago
Davis A. Whitfield- Cargile, Attorney at Law, P.O. Box 1101, Brevard, North Carolina 28712, within thirty (30) days after service hereof, exclusive of the day of such service, and if you fail to answer the Complaint within the time aforesaid,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More seek help for housingBay social service agencies say they are struggling to cope with the spike of i
More seek help for housing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Bay social service agencies say they are struggling to cope with the spike of inquiries from families for emergency housing. And Tauranga Citizens Advice is referring people straight to camp sites as it does not want to offer "false hope". Tauranga... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Citizens delaying managed repair program rollout until 2017Citizens Property Insurance Corp.'s Board of Governors approved hefty rate incr
Citizens delaying managed repair program rollout until 2017
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Citizens Property Insurance Corp.'s Board of Governors approved hefty rate increases for 2017 on Wednesday while its president said the company plans to make its customers an offer they can't refuse. In its effort to limit costs of water damage... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Despite D.A. decision, Saban should suspend Robinsonholes that any respectable lawyer could have gotten the players off, or at leas
Despite D.A. decision, Saban should suspend Robinson
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
holes that any respectable lawyer could have gotten the players off, or at least left them with little more than community service and a fine. But the two should have gotten something, if only for being stupid, if only to show the next spoiled... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Two days to go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to votersgo until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts expe
Two days to go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to voters
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 5 days ago
go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to voters European Parliament building, in Strasbourg As the EU referendum campaign enters its final week, decision... Read more
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Sussex Express
Council forces cowboy builder to repay vulnerable scam victimsby conning residents in East Sussex,” said Cllr Chris Dowling, East Sussex Coun
Council forces cowboy builder to repay vulnerable scam victims
Sussex Express / Posted 5 days ago
by conning residents in East Sussex,” said Cllr Chris Dowling, East Sussex County Council’s lead member for community services. “While Gray was sentenced to six months in prison, his victims were still counting the cost having lost thousands... Read more
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The Comet
Two days to go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to votersgo until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts expe
Two days to go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to voters
The Comet / Posted 5 days ago
go until the EU referendum but have you made up your mind yet? North Herts experts and politicians offer their last minute advice to voters European Parliament building, in Strasbourg As the EU referendum campaign enters its final week, decision... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Aggressive roofer followed customer upstairs to watch her make online paymenthas been ordered to pay almost £10,000. Following an investigation by Hertford
Aggressive roofer followed customer upstairs to watch her make online payment
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
has been ordered to pay almost £10,000. Following an investigation by Hertfordshire County Council’s trading standards service, Thomas Watson, 20, formerly of Sandy Lane, Watford, pleaded guilty to seven charges relating to roofing work at two... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Troy Wolverton: Net-neutrality decision a big win for all of usguarantees that the internet won’t go the route of cable television, and that w
Troy Wolverton: Net-neutrality decision a big win for all of us
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
guarantees that the internet won’t go the route of cable television, and that we will be the ones to decide what sites and services we use online — not Comcast or AT&T. The ruling “is a tremendous and decisive win for all Americans,” Sarah J.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Net neutrality decision a big win for all of usguarantees that the internet won't go the route of cable television, and that w
Net neutrality decision a big win for all of us
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
guarantees that the internet won't go the route of cable television, and that we will be the ones to decide what sites and services we use online - not Comcast or AT&T. The ruling "is a tremendous and decisive win for all Americans," Sarah J.... Read more
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Manning River Times
Diana a classic ‘quiet achiever’these activities have included some 12 years as a regularly rostered volunteer
Diana a classic ‘quiet achiever’
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
these activities have included some 12 years as a regularly rostered volunteer information provider with the now superseded Citizens Advice Bureau and 40 years as a volunteer meal deliverer, board member, long serving treasurer and current president... Read more
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The New Yorker
How Fear Helps the Gun Businessany risk,” he wrote. But in “today’s world of permissive atrocity” it was time
How Fear Helps the Gun Business
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
any risk,” he wrote. But in “today’s world of permissive atrocity” it was time to reëxamine one’s interactions with fellow-citizens. He ticked off the names of high-profile killers, including Charles Manson, and wrote of their victims, “Their... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Commentary: Net neutrality ruling a huge victory for publicguarantees that the internet won’t go the route of cable television, and that w
Commentary: Net neutrality ruling a huge victory for public
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
guarantees that the internet won’t go the route of cable television, and that we will be the ones to decide what sites and services we use online — not Comcast or AT&T. The ruling “is a tremendous and decisive win for all Americans,” Sarah J.... Read more
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iol.co.za
The Guptas are a security threatrobbery may happen, but not within foreseeable circumstances. How would you fee
The Guptas are a security threat
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
robbery may happen, but not within foreseeable circumstances. How would you feel? I felt insecure when the US warned its citizens in our country about planned terrorist attacks at malls and upscale shopping complexes in Cape Town and... Read more
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iol.co.za
So you want to sue your doctor?was introduced with the passing of the Consumer Protection Act in 2008. In the
So you want to sue your doctor?
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
was introduced with the passing of the Consumer Protection Act in 2008. In the context of health care, the term “service” means work performed by a person for the direct or indirect benefit of another, including the provision of medical... Read more
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Japan Today
Elderly people expand presence in workforce amid labor shortage ‹ Japan TodayElderly citizens are increasingly getting involved in the workforce in Japan am
Elderly people expand presence in workforce amid labor shortage ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
Elderly citizens are increasingly getting involved in the workforce in Japan amid a growing labor shortage resulting from a dwindling number of young people. Sakae Kajita, 67, joined Advantec Co., a Tokyo-based manufacturer of semiconductor- and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Veterinary care doesn't have to break the bank910-305-3829 for more information. Fix-A-Friend in Brunswick County is another
Veterinary care doesn't have to break the bank
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
910-305-3829 for more information. Fix-A-Friend in Brunswick County is another alternative for lower-cost spay and neuter services. The facility is located at 6033 Ocean Highway East in Winnabow. A full list of Fix-a-Friend's services and pricing... Read more
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BBC News
Fire service demands recall of dangerous tumble dryers - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Fire service demands recall of dangerous tumble dryers
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Fire service demands recall of dangerous... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama offers condolences to husband of slain British MP -White Houseas a loner by his neighbors, has been charged with her murder. Detective Super
Obama offers condolences to husband of slain British MP -White House
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
as a loner by his neighbors, has been charged with her murder. Detective Superintendent Nick Wallen of the Protective Services (Crime) department of West Yorkshire Police (leading the investigation), said: 'We have now charged a man with... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Orlando's first out gay elected official: 'We've been dealing with hatred forever'plate read “Sheeman”. Gay city employees were so cowered at that time that they
Orlando's first out gay elected official: 'We've been dealing with hatred forever'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
plate read “Sheeman”. Gay city employees were so cowered at that time that they only dared to come up to her office to seek advice after working hours – she dubbed it the After Five club. She went on to fight some of the biggest battles in gay... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Bond Notes: the arrogance of ignoranceIn isiNdebele, we have a saying: “Isala kutshelwa sibona ngomopho”. Literally t
Bond Notes: the arrogance of ignorance
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
In isiNdebele, we have a saying: “Isala kutshelwa sibona ngomopho”. Literally translated means if you insist on ignoring advice, at a later stage, people will identify you by your bleeding nose! On the ‘Anglo side’ of this proverb, there is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Big Cabinet Signals a Weakened PresidentLast week, I argued in this column that that the use of service delivery to jus
Big Cabinet Signals a Weakened President
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Last week, I argued in this column that that the use of service delivery to justify a bloated cabinet is hollow and without substance. Now the first major business the 10th parliament has undertaken is to okay the increase in the size of what is... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The price of caringfrom badger culls and foreign policy to abusive neighbours and violent crime. O
The price of caring
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
from badger culls and foreign policy to abusive neighbours and violent crime. Often these occasions function as the public-service-of-last-resort: a final hope for citizens who feel ignored or let down by, say, the police, the National Health... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Cheryl Carolus: Restore the Dignity of Parliamentto have a mirror and look at yourself, since you set the tone for what happens.
Cheryl Carolus: Restore the Dignity of Parliament
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
to have a mirror and look at yourself, since you set the tone for what happens. But secondly the power of getting ordinary citizens mobilised behind you… Ordinary people in this country are enormously courageous, innovative and patient. But their... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Starperson with any right, title or interest in the real estate described herein; a
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 10 days ago
person with any right, title or interest in the real estate described herein; also any persons who may be in the military service of the United States of America, being a class designated as John Doe; and any unknown minors or persons under a... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Starand any persons under a legal disability, including, but not limited to, minors
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 10 days ago
and any persons under a legal disability, including, but not limited to, minors, and any persons who may be in the military service of the United States of America, being a class designated as RICHARD ROE; said real property is shown on Richland... Read more
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Scotsman
Tributes paid as MP Jo Cox dies in shooting attackto fix it as soon as we can Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and sta
Tributes paid as MP Jo Cox dies in shooting attack
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
to fix it as soon as we can Labour MP Jo Cox has died after being shot and stabbed in the street outside her constituency advice surgery. The mother of two was attacked by a man at lunchtime in Birstall, West Yorkshire. Temporary chief constable... Read more
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The Border Mail
Albury gets a Legal Aid base at lastCourt and advisory service for needy opens office in Swift Street building NEA
Albury gets a Legal Aid base at last
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Court and advisory service for needy opens office in Swift Street building NEARLY 30 years after it was created, Legal Aid NSW has opened its first office in Albury. The service for disadvantaged citizens in need of legal assistance has previously... Read more
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Investopedia
Best Car Insurance Providers for Retireesto have adequate insurance and get favorable rates. The federal Department of M
Best Car Insurance Providers for Retirees
Investopedia / Posted 10 days ago
to have adequate insurance and get favorable rates. The federal Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) offers helpful tips and advice on how seniors can get good automotive insurance rates. Here is a list of five of the best insurance providers for... Read more
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The Hindu
The Fathers and their Sonsdisciplined man, lived with us. He greatly influenced both my children with his
The Fathers and their Sons
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
disciplined man, lived with us. He greatly influenced both my children with his simplicity and a deep desire to be of service to the community. We hail from a middle class family in a small village and that taught us the true value of life.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kenyatta and Ruto's Offices Spent U.S.$10 Million on Hospitality in Nine Months'on printing and advertising. The huge expenditure on hospitality and travel fl
'Kenyatta and Ruto's Offices Spent U.S.$10 Million on Hospitality in Nine Months'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
on printing and advertising. The huge expenditure on hospitality and travel flies in the face of the President's repeated advice to government officials to cut costs associated with travel and hospitality in order to free money for... Read more
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Northern Echo
'We're dismantling a council,' admits Darlington leader as £12.5m cuts package is due to be approvedCrown Street Library will close and relocate to the Dolphin Centre with the los
'We're dismantling a council,' admits Darlington leader as £12.5m cuts package is due to be approved
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
Crown Street Library will close and relocate to the Dolphin Centre with the loss of 25 staff members. The mobile library service will also be scrapped however Cockerton Library has been given a stay of execution with councillors deferring its... Read more
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The Border Mail
Albury gets a Legal Aid base at lastCourt and advisory service for needy opens office in Swift Street building NEA
Albury gets a Legal Aid base at last
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Court and advisory service for needy opens office in Swift Street building NEARLY 30 years after it was created, Legal Aid NSW has opened its first office in Albury. The service for disadvantaged citizens in need of legal assistance has previously... Read more
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Gulf News
Inside story of Facebook’s biggest setbackZuckerberg’s vantage point, high above the connected world he had helped create
Inside story of Facebook’s biggest setback
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
Zuckerberg’s vantage point, high above the connected world he had helped create, India was a largely blank map. Many of its citizens — hundreds of millions of people — were clueless about the internet’s powers. If only they could see how easily they... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wolverton: Net neutrality decision a big win for all of usguarantees that the internet won't go the route of cable television, and that w
Wolverton: Net neutrality decision a big win for all of us
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
guarantees that the internet won't go the route of cable television, and that we will be the ones to decide what sites and services we use online -- not Comcast or AT&T. The ruling "is a tremendous and decisive win for all Americans," Sarah J.... Read more
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