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Los Banos Enterprise
Questions curious readers ask their local columnistalways a pleasure when readers comment on or ask questions about a particular t
Questions curious readers ask their local columnist
Los Banos Enterprise / Posted 45 minutes ago
always a pleasure when readers comment on or ask questions about a particular topic I’ve written about. In today’s column, devoted to readers’ thoughts, I’ll answer questions people have asked me in recent conversations around town. Q:... Read more
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BC Local News
DOWN TO BUSINESS: Dog days of market in Maple Ridgegathering with Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read. The meeting was scheduled for ne
DOWN TO BUSINESS: Dog days of market in Maple Ridge
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
gathering with Maple Ridge Mayor Nicole Read. The meeting was scheduled for next Wednesday, Aug. 31, at Maple Ridge City hall. BUT, it has been postponed, The TIMES learned today (Aug. 25). "Due to our busy schedule with the chamber moving... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett’s newest splash park will open next weekIf that wasn't enough, a center fountain with six large nozzles and 20 small sp
Gwinnett’s newest splash park will open next week
ajc.com / Posted 10 hours ago
If that wasn't enough, a center fountain with six large nozzles and 20 small spray heads produces "a large pyramidal column of white, aerated water," according to a press release. And that's not all. The water fountains include 93... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Hoffarth on the media: How will NBC frame its Olympics coverage in 24 years?“Peacock should not be proud of coverage” — Headline from Aug. 14, 1992, Daily
Hoffarth on the media: How will NBC frame its Olympics coverage in 24 years?
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
“Peacock should not be proud of coverage” — Headline from Aug. 14, 1992, Daily News sports media column. Plenty of news becomes reshaped and reformatted in today’s 24-hour news cycle. But in a 24-year cycle of NBC Olympic production, much of it... Read more
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NJ.com
Meet the woman leading the movement to curb violence in Jersey Citycalm while the authorities perform their investigation. Johnson personally went
Meet the woman leading the movement to curb violence in Jersey City
NJ.com / Posted 12 hours ago
calm while the authorities perform their investigation. Johnson personally went to Holy Ghost Tabernacle Ministries church hall on Communipaw Avenue after a triple shooting that left a 17-year-old boy dead. The coalition also sponsors weekly... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tales of City Hall, ambulances and Collierville Town Square businessesThe large parking lot immediately east of the long-closed City Hall nightclub w
Tales of City Hall, ambulances and Collierville Town Square businesses
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 17 hours ago
The large parking lot immediately east of the long-closed City Hall nightclub would be the site for a proposed LA Fitness, at 7890 Fischer Steel in Cordova. (Thomas Bailey/The Commercial Appeal). We open today’s column pondering the future of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Kresge Foundation’s Memphis focus, urban studies, Prince as Elvis and moreconfluence of political, economic and industrial problems was unique, Rapson ta
Kresge Foundation’s Memphis focus, urban studies, Prince as Elvis and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 17 hours ago
confluence of political, economic and industrial problems was unique, Rapson talked about cultural richness and land challenges (as in too much of it) as parallels between Detroit and Memphis that made Memphis a target for Kresge, and... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Charlotte L. Beers buys Estate Section home in Palm Beachshe authored I’d Rather Be in Charge, a book aimed at helping women shatter the
Charlotte L. Beers buys Estate Section home in Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
she authored I’d Rather Be in Charge, a book aimed at helping women shatter the corporate glass ceiling. Agent Betsey Hall of Hall Real Estate represented Beers in the Middle Road sale. Corcoran Group agents Paulette Koch and Dana Koch had... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JOHN BRUMMETT: Prejudice of placePolitics Animals Club. There was a debate between first-term Republican state
JOHN BRUMMETT: Prejudice of place
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
Politics Animals Club. There was a debate between first-term Republican state Rep. Brandt Smith and his Democratic challenger, Nate Looney. The Democratic challenger was touting the long-term return of investment of better state funding of... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
JIM CHRISTY: Wrong!authoritatively, that there was no J. Edgar Hoover but there were 20 or 30 or 7
JIM CHRISTY: Wrong!
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 22 hours ago
authoritatively, that there was no J. Edgar Hoover but there were 20 or 30 or 70 stand ins. This notion was put forth by columnist Art Buchwald. But it’s not true. Buchwald used to devilishly insert these falsities into his popular syndicated... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Prejudice of placePolitics Animals Club. There was a debate between first-term Republican state
Prejudice of place
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
Politics Animals Club. There was a debate between first-term Republican state Rep. Brandt Smith and his Democratic challenger, Nate Looney. The Democratic challenger was touting the long-term return of investment of better state funding of... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRuSATURDAY at Steel 1st and 23rd Club. ISAAC BYRD, JR., 8 p.m. at the Perfect No
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted yesterday
SATURDAY at Steel 1st and 23rd Club. ISAAC BYRD, JR., 8 p.m. at the Perfect Note. THE LADIES featuring JAMES HALL, JOELL REGAL with TAYLOR HOLLINGSWORTH Country Western The Nick. SIDEWALK FILM FESTIVAL, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. around town at... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Old hotel full of memories finds room for a new startmanaged the building, which was home to mostly working-class men living in sing
Old hotel full of memories finds room for a new start
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
managed the building, which was home to mostly working-class men living in single rooms with shared facilities down the hall. High maintenance costs finally forced the Publix to close in 2003. “I have a lot of fond memories of the things I did... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Dunham and Durwood deliver music and comedyAgain. We hope that's soon. I'd like to clear up any confusion about the Big B
Dunham and Durwood deliver music and comedy
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
Again. We hope that's soon. I'd like to clear up any confusion about the Big Band Extravaganza mentioned in my Aug. 11 column. The show on April 9 at New Covenant Church on Holiday Drive in Brantford will feature the Loretta Hale and George... Read more
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NFL.com
Marcas Grantappearances on "NFL Fantasy LIVE" as well as the Fantasy LIVE podcast -- not to
Marcas Grant
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
appearances on "NFL Fantasy LIVE" as well as the Fantasy LIVE podcast -- not to mention a handful of analysis and opinion columns on NFL.com. There aren't many things that compare to feeling like you've gotten your money's worth for making a... Read more
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NFL.com
Alex Gelharbut for the last few seasons has lived full-time in the wild world of fantasy f
Alex Gelhar
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
but for the last few seasons has lived full-time in the wild world of fantasy football. You can read his fantasy advice columns here, or listen to him rant and rave on the rebooted "NFL Fantasy LIVE podcast," which he also produces two times a... Read more
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Daily Herald
District 94 construction nearly completechange in this area is the flexible learning space in the Science Division. Loc
District 94 construction nearly complete
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
change in this area is the flexible learning space in the Science Division. Located at the intersection of the Senior Hall and the auditorium hallway, this area can be used for presentations or small group work. Near this space, a large window... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
The five W’s of Council day, Carters go clubbin’ and moreis moving forward and Shelby Farms is almost ready, but first … We knew yester
The five W’s of Council day, Carters go clubbin’ and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
is moving forward and Shelby Farms is almost ready, but first … We knew yesterday it was going to be a big day at City Hall, and it didn’t disappoint. Some things we learned: Ryan Poe has the best Twitter: If you’re not following our City Hall... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mergers and acquisitions: When cultures don’t mixThis column is part of Globe Careers’ Leadership Lab series, where executives a
Mergers and acquisitions: When cultures don’t mix
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
This column is part of Globe Careers’ Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at@Globe_Careers. Find all Leadership Lab stories attgam.ca/leadershiplab. Up to 80 per... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Johnson: Slow and steady wins the moonshine raceby the drink is available up and down the main drag of the tourist town. Some,
Johnson: Slow and steady wins the moonshine race
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
by the drink is available up and down the main drag of the tourist town. Some, including a certain free-market-focused columnist, criticized Pigeon Forge for crimping competition. In fact, said columnist had a right candid conversation with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brummett online: A little prudence, pleaseon her part would be vital to a credible presidency and a welcome reflection of
Brummett online: A little prudence, please
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
on her part would be vital to a credible presidency and a welcome reflection of personal growth. John Brummett, whose column appears regularly in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, was inducted into the Arkansas Writers’ Hall of Fame in 2014.... Read more
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New York Post
The only question left for Hillary — what else are you hiding?deep, dark secret they are hiding, the money will lead us to it. Media is Hill
The only question left for Hillary — what else are you hiding?
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
deep, dark secret they are hiding, the money will lead us to it. Media is Hill-bent on demise The enormous response to my column on the collapse of standards in American journalism was overwhelmingly positive — and also dispiriting. Among those... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
You Asked for It: In which we are inducted as the new Rulers Supreme of a satire column Alison Krug, Kiana Cole Published 56 minutes ago Alison Krug (senior) and Kia
You Asked for It: In which we are inducted as the new Rulers Supreme of a satire column
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
Alison Krug, Kiana Cole Published 56 minutes ago Alison Krug (senior) and Kiana Cole (acceptance pending) are the (new!) writers of UNC’s premier (only!)... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mike Pence brings the calmer side of Trump campaign to Upper Buckspresident of the United States of America," Pence said. Pence made the remarks
Mike Pence brings the calmer side of Trump campaign to Upper Bucks
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
president of the United States of America," Pence said. Pence made the remarks at a site that in June 2008 hosted a town hall by then Republican presidential nominee John McCain. The Philadelphia suburbs, which have been trending Democratic,... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Through My Eyes: Running from the RainI have written about the weather many times in this column and for good reason.
Through My Eyes: Running from the Rain
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
I have written about the weather many times in this column and for good reason. The changes in climate in this area seem to be more drastic than in any other place I have lived. There it is again! The atmosphere was calm an hour ago. Now, the trees... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Trump makes unusual swing through TexasTexas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time i
Trump makes unusual swing through Texas
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
Texas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time in a state that should be safely in the GOP column. The last time Texas voted for a Democrat in a presidential election was in 1976, when Jimmy Carter carried the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump makes unusual swing through TexasTexas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time i
Trump makes unusual swing through Texas
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
Texas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time in a state that should be safely in the GOP column. The last time Texas voted for a Democrat in a presidential election was in 1976, when Jimmy Carter carried the... Read more
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York Daily Record
The time WSBA DJ Bill Walker interviewed AliStadium off of Edgar Street. He met activist/comedian Dick Gregory. He intervie
The time WSBA DJ Bill Walker interviewed Ali
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Stadium off of Edgar Street. He met activist/comedian Dick Gregory. He interviewed tennis great Arthur Ashe and baseball hall of famer Reggie Jackson. He got to meet his broadcasting idol, Dan Rather, who was in Gettysburg covering a story. Now... Read more
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NFL.com
Matt Harmonwide receivers, and his dog Charlie. An expositor of knowledge and a Renaissanc
Matt Harmon
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
wide receivers, and his dog Charlie. An expositor of knowledge and a Renaissance man in his own mind, but you can read his columns here to decide for yourself. Almost three years ago, Shawn Siegele proposed the Zero-RB theory to fantasy football... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui ConnectionsSo says Tom Brezsny, an old Santa Cruz friend in the '70s and '80s, who now wri
Maui Connections
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
So says Tom Brezsny, an old Santa Cruz friend in the '70s and '80s, who now writes an advertorial column in the Santa Cruz Sentinel, "Real Estate of Mind." Tom was writing about the inevitability of change, and our resistance to it, in the context of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Trump Makes Unusual Swing Through TexasTexas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time i
Trump Makes Unusual Swing Through Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Texas Republicans scratching their heads about how Trump is spending his time in a state that should be safely in the GOP column. The last time Texas voted for a Democrat in a presidential election was in 1976, when Jimmy Carter carried the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-upBarbara McCue Gillis celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday with a party for 10
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-up
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Barbara McCue Gillis celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday with a party for 100 people at the GAR Hall in Scituate, where she proved you're never too old to be a standup comedian. SCITUATE – With a mixture of surprise and pleasure, Barbara McCue... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Dateless Summerpart of the summer. I was backstage at a concert when I spotted him. Me and my
Dateless Summer
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 2 days ago
part of the summer. I was backstage at a concert when I spotted him. Me and my girls were headed to the production catering hall for dinner and he walked right by us with all our giggles and excitement to see Mariah Carey later that night. I saw... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JOHN BRUMMETT: Where we go from here after Wade Naramore verdictwouldn't be fair if he departed the bench. But it might be wise. ------------v
JOHN BRUMMETT: Where we go from here after Wade Naramore verdict
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
wouldn't be fair if he departed the bench. But it might be wise. ------------v------------ John Brummett, whose column appears regularly in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, was inducted into the Arkansas Writers' Hall of Fame in 2014.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Where we go from herewouldn't be fair if he departed the bench. But it might be wise. ------------v
Where we go from here
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
wouldn't be fair if he departed the bench. But it might be wise. ------------v------------ John Brummett, whose column appears regularly in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, was inducted into the Arkansas Writers' Hall of Fame in 2014.... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”Barbara McCue Gillis celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday with a party for 10
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Barbara McCue Gillis celebrated her 100th birthday Saturday with a party for 100 people at the GAR Hall in Scituate, where she proved you're never too old to be a standup comedian. SCITUATE – With a mixture of surprise and pleasure, Barbara McCue... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Media: business or public service? (Can't have it both ways)I wish HBO show host John Oliver had not "written" "my" column just before I di
Media: business or public service? (Can't have it both ways)
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 3 days ago
I wish HBO show host John Oliver had not "written" "my" column just before I did, and so much better than me! Oliver's show recently focused on trends in print media and their broader implications for society. As he demonstrated, the fact that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sports Comment: Hard to not get emotionally invested in Centrowitz's Olympic storyyears later as a sportswriter for this newspaper I would introduce him for indu
Sports Comment: Hard to not get emotionally invested in Centrowitz's Olympic story
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
years later as a sportswriter for this newspaper I would introduce him for induction into the Anne Arundel County Sports Hall of Fame. I did have a personal connection to both Andrews and Steele, which made the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
HOF Voter Peter King's Defense of Jerry JonesPeter King of NBC's Football Night in America has a Hall of Fame vote and was o
HOF Voter Peter King's Defense of Jerry Jones
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Peter King of NBC's Football Night in America has a Hall of Fame vote and was on the contributors sub-committee that named Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones as a 2017 Hall of Fame finalist in the contributors category. It wasn’t “Jerry... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Class 5A storylines: Can Clay reach title game; is 5-5A area's toughest?was seventh in the area in regular season rushing yardage last season. Paxon wi
Class 5A storylines: Can Clay reach title game; is 5-5A area's toughest?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
was seventh in the area in regular season rushing yardage last season. Paxon will be able to score some points. The big challenge is on the defensive side of the ball, where it was strafed by most of its opponents. It can’t allow 385 ypg like it... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Project makes connection with Expositor historyTed Beare was Expositor sports editor from 1953 to 1992. Even after his retirem
Project makes connection with Expositor history
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Ted Beare was Expositor sports editor from 1953 to 1992. Even after his retirement, he continued to write his column, The Beare Facts. A huge supporter of local sports and the young players he watched coming up through the ranks, Beare... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Klay Thompson is already sick of questions about the 2016-17 Warriorsnew. And that Magic, Bird, Dr. J and to a lesser extent MJ and Hakeem and Kobe
Klay Thompson is already sick of questions about the 2016-17 Warriors
Yahoo Sports / Posted 3 days ago
new. And that Magic, Bird, Dr. J and to a lesser extent MJ and Hakeem and Kobe and Shaq played with their fair share of Hall of Famers. Still, the attention shown toward the most recent batches pales in comparison to, say, “ooh, the Celtics are... Read more
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NBA.com
A farewell (of sorts) for Ginobili, Gasol and Parkerregret one second." ... AND NOBODY ASKED YOU, EITHER Pay That Man His (undese
A farewell (of sorts) for Ginobili, Gasol and Parker
NBA.com / Posted 3 days ago
regret one second." ... AND NOBODY ASKED YOU, EITHER Pay That Man His (undeserved) Money? From Ned Einstein: Wonderful column. Probably scores of things to consider. But one is the huge mistake of requiring teams to spend 90 percent of the cap... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Ring of One’s Ownsoaked, long braids held back by a bandanna—she was dejected. It was the first
A Ring of One’s Own
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
soaked, long braids held back by a bandanna—she was dejected. It was the first match of the tournament that seemed to challenge her. Hemingway had stayed close, trapping her against the ropes to smother her punches. “It was like I was under a... Read more
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Texas Longhorns
Meet Me in St. Louie, 20 years laterto ice it at 37-27 with 1:53 left. The next morning, Mackovic was on a plane t
Meet Me in St. Louie, 20 years later
Texas Longhorns / Posted 3 days ago
to ice it at 37-27 with 1:53 left. The next morning, Mackovic was on a plane to New York to attend the National Football Hall of Fame dinner, and to accept on national television the Fiesta Bowl bid to play Penn State. The reaction and reception... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn supporters boo Labour London Mayor Sadiq Khan's name at rallySadiq Khan's name at a rally in the capital last night. It came after Mr Khan,
Jeremy Corbyn supporters boo Labour London Mayor Sadiq Khan's name at rally
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Sadiq Khan's name at a rally in the capital last night. It came after Mr Khan, who unseated Tory control of London's City Hall with the largest personal mandate of any elected politician in UK history, called on Labour members to ditch Mr Corbyn... Read more
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ajc.com
Taylor among Atlanta’s early radio, TV starsTV and radio, also later became an executive and did voice work for animated TV
Taylor among Atlanta’s early radio, TV stars
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
TV and radio, also later became an executive and did voice work for animated TV shows. All three are in the Georgia Radio Hall of Fame (grhof.com). Fran Kearton was the host of “Fun with Fran,” which was a daily televised birthday party for kids... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
Thomas Sowell: Does black success matter?public schools. In other words, minority kids from the same neighborhood, goin
Thomas Sowell: Does black success matter?
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 4 days ago
public schools. In other words, minority kids from the same neighborhood, going to school in classes across the hall from each other, or on different floors, are scoring far above average and far below average on the same tests. If... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safedrama surrounding the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and the just completed Sum
After Rio, Olympics headed for Asian venues seen as safe
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
drama surrounding the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and the just completed Summer Games in Brazil, although challenges remain, especially when it comes to finances and generating enthusiasm among home audiences. A look ahead to the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The new narrativeto better times--it was the opening sentence of the 80-day narrative. --------
The new narrative
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
to better times--it was the opening sentence of the 80-day narrative. ------------v------------ John Brummett, whose column appears regularly in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, was inducted into the Arkansas Writers' Hall of Fame in 2014.... Read more
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