David and Goliath

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The Atlantic
'Queen of Katwe' Is the Best Kind of Feel-Good Storyprone to telling “feel-good” stories because they follow a simple formula: a pr
'Queen of Katwe' Is the Best Kind of Feel-Good Story
The Atlantic / Posted 12 hours ago
prone to telling “feel-good” stories because they follow a simple formula: a protagonist’s journey to becoming a winner. And what feels better than watching someone struggle only to come out on top? The young woman at the heart of Queen of Katwe... Read more
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Super Sport
‘FCIU won’t stop Crown Cup dream’so far in the competition so we do not see FC IfeanyiUbah stopping us from achi
‘FCIU won’t stop Crown Cup dream’
Super Sport / Posted 14 hours ago
so far in the competition so we do not see FC IfeanyiUbah stopping us from achieving the lofty dream. “Right now the tag ‘David and Goliath’ has come up for the semis same way it came up during our clashes against Niger Tornadoes, Enugu Rangers,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Advantage shark in taut thriller ‘The Shallows’computer revolution. Though the story of Compaq Computers was an inspiration fo
Advantage shark in taut thriller ‘The Shallows’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
computer revolution. Though the story of Compaq Computers was an inspiration for AMC’s “Halt and Catch Fire,” the true tech David and Goliath tale (IBM was Goliath) is worth revisiting in its original form. Reissues “Bill & Ted’s Excellent... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Big job for a tiny insectTIME'S UP: A thriving crop of giant reeds, the target of a new biocontrol propo
Big job for a tiny insect
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
TIME'S UP: A thriving crop of giant reeds, the target of a new biocontrol proposal. PHOTO/SUPPLIED A battle of David and Goliath proportions may be out to break out between tiny insects and a giant weed that is becoming an increasing threat to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Real' French Camembert plays David to industrial GoliathCAMEMBERT (FRANCE) - It's a cheese maker's take on David and Goliath. The Dura
'Real' French Camembert plays David to industrial Goliath
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
CAMEMBERT (FRANCE) - It's a cheese maker's take on David and Goliath. The Durand family acquired the Heronniere farm in 1961 and has produced Camembert since 1987 Camembert, the village that gave its name to France's most famous -- and imitated --... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Noisy action to highlight Todd's climate crimesimpact on rural communities, with local people and groups like Taranaki Energy
Noisy action to highlight Todd's climate crimes
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
impact on rural communities, with local people and groups like Taranaki Energy Watch and Climate Justice Taranaki fighting David and Goliath struggles to make sure these impacts are known.ENDS © Scoop Media Get More From Scoop LATEST... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sticks and stones won’t break my bonesAnna Marie Galea catches up with choreographer and dancer Brandon Shaw, ahead o
Sticks and stones won’t break my bones
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Anna Marie Galea catches up with choreographer and dancer Brandon Shaw, ahead of his reworking of the classic tale of David and Goliath into a modern day choreography. When I was about six years old, I was ill, bedridden and bored stiff for more... Read more
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The Mercury News
California prescription drug measure has big, early lead61 is broad-based. Subgroups of likely voters most in favor include Democrats,
California prescription drug measure has big, early lead
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
61 is broad-based. Subgroups of likely voters most in favor include Democrats, liberals, voters in the nine-county Bay Area and Los Angeles County, college graduates, those under age 30 and Latinos. Proponents say the measure would save California... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Strikes Down Home Affairs Directive On Asylum Seekers and RefugeesAffairs "acted arbitrarily and irrationally" and the directive signed this year
Court Strikes Down Home Affairs Directive On Asylum Seekers and Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Affairs "acted arbitrarily and irrationally" and the directive signed this year must be set aside. Calling the case a "David and Goliath battle", Tashriq Ahmed, who represented the applicants in court, stated that during the court process Home... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The 10 best westerns from 'Unforgiven' to 'Hell or High Water'newfangled Magnificent Seven is in theatres today. Director Antoine Fuqua (Tra
The 10 best westerns from 'Unforgiven' to 'Hell or High Water'
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
newfangled Magnificent Seven is in theatres today. Director Antoine Fuqua (Training Day) has updated the classic David and Goliath story with more gun play and better effects — and Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Mindset That Wins in Recessionguys could slay the giant if the little guys properly recognized and optimized
The Mindset That Wins in Recession
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
guys could slay the giant if the little guys properly recognized and optimized their strength. Malcolm Gladwell wrote David and Goliath to explain the phenomenon of the little guy slaying the giants. It is all about how we analyze the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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First Coast News
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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11 News Houston
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trumpthe system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "g
Don King uses 'N-word' in apparent slip-up while introducing Donald Trump
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
the system apart and we will make America great again." King called Trump a "gladiator" who will take on the system like David and Goliath. He also said African-Americans must work together to support Trump, who will bring them equality, and said... Read more
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The Courier
Mineral water stoushconditions. Watching: Cr Klein has described the relationship between resident
Mineral water stoush
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
conditions. Watching: Cr Klein has described the relationship between residents and Black Mount Natural Spring Water as a "David and Goliath battle". Coliban ward councillor Sebastian Klein has raised concerns about a Musk mineral water company’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
Three rich Californians stake claims on statewide ballotban. He frames his support for repealing Citizens United in similar terms, say
Three rich Californians stake claims on statewide ballot
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
ban. He frames his support for repealing Citizens United in similar terms, saying the Supreme Court’s ruling created a “David and Goliath situation” in American politics. Even as the nation’s largest super-PAC donor, Steyer identifies more with... Read more
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Calgary Sun
‘The Magnificent Seven’: How Chris Pratt became Hollywood’s nicest guy and learned to enjoy the rideBennett. It opens in theatres Friday. Based on Akira Kurosawa’s classic, Seve
‘The Magnificent Seven’: How Chris Pratt became Hollywood’s nicest guy and learned to enjoy the ride
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Bennett. It opens in theatres Friday. Based on Akira Kurosawa’s classic, Seven Samurai, The Magnificent Seven tells a David and Goliath story about a handful of gunslingers defending a town against an army of bad guys. Director Antoine Fuqua... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Etsy rebounds but is not out of the woods yetalso remains down by half from its first-day close of $30 a share. Etsy has be
Etsy rebounds but is not out of the woods yet
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
also remains down by half from its first-day close of $30 a share. Etsy has become a fascinating story along the lines of David and Goliath. It will also become a test of whether the most prominent New York-founded tech companies can... Read more
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Northern Echo
Air cadets commemorate the Battle of Britain in parade at Durham Cathedraltogether like this, and to see the pride the Battle of Britain even now instils
Air cadets commemorate the Battle of Britain in parade at Durham Cathedral
Northern Echo / Posted 14 days ago
together like this, and to see the pride the Battle of Britain even now instils in people of all ages. It is a real life David and Goliath story from which we can still learn so much.” This year also marks the 75th anniversary of the Air... Read more
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Western Advocate
Letters to the editoramalgamation is a slap in the face to the other councils and people unjustly be
Letters to the editor
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
amalgamation is a slap in the face to the other councils and people unjustly being forcibly amalgamated and fighting a David and Goliath battle in the NSW Land and Environment Court. Repercussions are already being seen as there is a... Read more
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CBS News
Can "legal funding" get you a bigger insurance payout?two to three years before your case is heard before a judge. You’ll see delays,
Can "legal funding" get you a bigger insurance payout?
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
two to three years before your case is heard before a judge. You’ll see delays, demands for discovery and be caught in a David and Goliath battle pitting you and your lawyer against a billion-dollar insurance giant with numerous experts on speed... Read more
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chroniclelive
Air cadets remember the ‘few’ at Battle of Britain Parade in Durham“It is wonderful to be able to bring veterans and young air cadets together lik
Air cadets remember the ‘few’ at Battle of Britain Parade in Durham
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
“It is wonderful to be able to bring veterans and young air cadets together like this, and to see the pride the Battle of Britain even now instils in people of all ages. It is a real life David and Goliath story from which we can still learn so muc... Read more
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The Border Mail
Panthers can expose Albury’s ‘chinks’while that didn’t prove to be the case on Good Friday, the Panthers coach has l
Panthers can expose Albury’s ‘chinks’
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
while that didn’t prove to be the case on Good Friday, the Panthers coach has lost none of his belief in his side. “It’s David and Goliath, there’s no two ways about that, we’re taking on the best team in country footy,” Saker said. “The big... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Challengers present choices: Independent Connell takes on Farley-Bouvier; Republican Canning running against Hinds"moderate views" and lack of a hardline philosophical bent on issues. The Repu
Challengers present choices: Independent Connell takes on Farley-Bouvier; Republican Canning running against Hinds
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 17 days ago
"moderate views" and lack of a hardline philosophical bent on issues. The Republican nominee acknowledged she faces a "David and Goliath" situation in running against the Democrat Hinds, who she said already is outspending her by more than 10... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
What being a Big Sister meansthe intervenors - the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario and the Ontario
What being a Big Sister means
Sarnia Observer / Posted 18 days ago
the intervenors - the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario and the Ontario Attorney General's office. Talk about a David and Goliath situation. This is "equity, inclusivity and tolerance" for whom? On June 30 the Ontario government told... Read more
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NBC News
'Just the beginning': Standing Rock protesters vow to stop oil pipelineis to remain peaceful," said Archambault. "This is just the beginning." For Be
'Just the beginning': Standing Rock protesters vow to stop oil pipeline
NBC News / Posted 18 days ago
is to remain peaceful," said Archambault. "This is just the beginning." For Bean, a legal victory on Friday "would be a David and Goliath moment." The Oceti Sakowin Camp in rural North Dakota is far from the halls of power in Washington,... Read more
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The Economic Times
United States slowly drifting away from global centre; new multi-polar world taking shapeEvery day the media, at the disposal of its czars, will predict his political d
United States slowly drifting away from global centre; new multi-polar world taking shape
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
Every day the media, at the disposal of its czars, will predict his political demise. If he comes through, body and soul intact, the Punjab electorate will judge the David and Goliath contest in February. We all know who won that Biblical... Read more
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New Kerala
Why the Indian establishment fears Kejriwal? ( - newkerala.com #116490czars, will predict his political demise. If he comes through, body and soul in
Why the Indian establishment fears Kejriwal? ( - newkerala.com #116490
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
czars, will predict his political demise. If he comes through, body and soul intact, the Punjab electorate will judge the David and Goliath contest in February. We all know who won that Biblical battle. (A senior commentator on political and... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Transit tax opponents fear expanded bus line will bankrupt taxpayersthing. Arrayed against them are Lee Longley and some friends who call themselv
Transit tax opponents fear expanded bus line will bankrupt taxpayers
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 18 days ago
thing. Arrayed against them are Lee Longley and some friends who call themselves “Stop the Red Line.” “This is a classic David and Goliath struggle,” she said. “We are up against special interests.” Longley said she has studied Indygo’s federal... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'The Magnificent Seven' review: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt western a must-seeSturges/Kurosawa classic for the 21st century with three-dimensional characters
'The Magnificent Seven' review: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt western a must-see
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Sturges/Kurosawa classic for the 21st century with three-dimensional characters and spectacular action sequences. This epic David and Goliath story, which premieres Thursday night at the Toronto International Film Festival, has all the blazing gun... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Brewer likes keeping it localChatham-Kent boasts local businesses of all kinds, and many do their best to gi
Brewer likes keeping it local
Chatham Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Chatham-Kent boasts local businesses of all kinds, and many do their best to give back to the community whenever they can. Bayside Brewing is an example. Frank Thompson, an owner of the Erieau-based restaurant and brewery, spoke to Chatham... Read more
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Methow Valley News
MV Citizens Council celebrates 40 years of activismMethow in a manner not in keeping with this valley’s history and traditions,” s
MV Citizens Council celebrates 40 years of activism
Methow Valley News / Posted 19 days ago
Methow in a manner not in keeping with this valley’s history and traditions,” she said.Bitter conflict “We began with a David and Goliath story … what seemed like a small band of citizens up against a major corporation, with the Forest Service... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fundis small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his sa
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fund
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
is small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his savings — a situation he compared to David and Goliath. Och-Ziff manages $39.2 billion. But by sharing his thesis with some of the top minds in finance, he... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fundis small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his sa
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fund
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
is small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his savings — a situation he compared to David and Goliath. Och-Ziff manages $39.2 billion. But by sharing his thesis with some of the top minds in finance, he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fundis small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his sa
A 24-old Chipotle cook is dishing up savvy investing advice to a $40-billion-dollar hedge fund
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
is small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his savings — a situation he compared to David and Goliath. Och-Ziff manages $39.2 billion. But by sharing his thesis with some of the top minds in finance, he... Read more
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CTV News
Ont. man suing over electricity charges for cottage without powerhe said. Now, he is suing the utility company for $7,500. He describes his sma
Ont. man suing over electricity charges for cottage without power
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
he said. Now, he is suing the utility company for $7,500. He describes his small claims court fight against Hydro One as a David and Goliath type battle. “Finally, I said, ‘I’m not going to argue with you guys anymore, tell it to the judge,” Van... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Introducing Dell Technologies - the world’s largest privately-controlled tech companywill give the focus and innovation of a startup with the global scale and servi
Introducing Dell Technologies - the world’s largest privately-controlled tech company
Computer Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
will give the focus and innovation of a startup with the global scale and service of a large enterprise. Serving both David and Goliath Dell Technologies is looking to grab both ends of the $2 trillion information technology market, claiming... Read more
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Business Insider
A 24-year old Chipotle cook is trying to shake up a huge hedge fundinvestment is small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,00
A 24-year old Chipotle cook is trying to shake up a huge hedge fund
Business Insider / Posted 20 days ago
investment is small potatoes. For the Och-Ziff stake, he cobbled together $1,000 of his savings, a situation he compared to David and Goliath. Och-Ziff manages $39.2 billion. But by sharing his thesis with some of the top minds in finance, he... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LETTERS: Two sides of Hard Rock, thanks to voters, go for the viceWithout them, there is no ground game. We all knew when the deck of cards becam
LETTERS: Two sides of Hard Rock, thanks to voters, go for the vice
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Without them, there is no ground game. We all knew when the deck of cards became reshuffled that our race was going to be a David and Goliath story. My commitment has always been to bring our citizens’ form of government back to “we the people.”... Read more
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Miami New Times
Mark the Shark, Miami's Most Famed Deep-Sea Hunter, Fends Off Criticsalways mean a customer base for fishing guides such as Quartiano. One of his cu
Mark the Shark, Miami's Most Famed Deep-Sea Hunter, Fends Off Critics
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
always mean a customer base for fishing guides such as Quartiano. One of his customers describes it this way: "It's like David and Goliath. You're David, and the shark is Goliath." "It's the top predator on land chasing the top predator in the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Murray makes quick work of DimitrovLouis Armstrong Stadium, which will be replaced by a new stadium with a retract
Murray makes quick work of Dimitrov
Times of Malta / Posted 20 days ago
Louis Armstrong Stadium, which will be replaced by a new stadium with a retractable roof for the 2018 tournament. It was a David and Goliath clash of physical opposites, but the six-foot-11 (2.11 m) Karlovic’s tennis game, apart from his prodigious... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Also: Two sides of Hard Rock, thanks to voters, go for the viceWithout them, there is no ground game. We all knew when the deck of cards becam
Also: Two sides of Hard Rock, thanks to voters, go for the vice
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
Without them, there is no ground game. We all knew when the deck of cards became reshuffled that our race was going to be a David and Goliath story. My commitment has always been to bring our citizens’ form of government back to “we the people.”... Read more
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Boston Globe
Meet the drug pricing crusader in California’s nasty ballot fightLOS ANGELES — There’s nobody the drug companies are spending more to fight than
Meet the drug pricing crusader in California’s nasty ballot fight
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
LOS ANGELES — There’s nobody the drug companies are spending more to fight than Michael Weinstein. And Weinstein takes pride in their hostility. “That’s a badge of honor,” he said. A longtime HIV/AIDS activist, Weinstein is the driving force behind... Read more
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Western Weekender
Panthers prepare for Dog fightthey eventually ran out of puff against a South Sydney side that nobody was eve
Panthers prepare for Dog fight
Western Weekender / Posted 21 days ago
they eventually ran out of puff against a South Sydney side that nobody was ever going to beat. In many ways this is a David and Goliath battle. The Bulldogs have managed to keep their spine on the field for most of the season – Will Hopoate... Read more
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Daily Star
What did he know? Pioneering space agency boss ‘targeted by assassins’told local media: "We never thought that with our project we would have made so
What did he know? Pioneering space agency boss ‘targeted by assassins’
Daily Star / Posted 21 days ago
told local media: "We never thought that with our project we would have made so many enemies who have put great pressure on us. “It is like a battle between David and Goliath." Police have confirmed they are investigating the case.Related art... Read more
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SportsFan
Murray, Nishikori into quartersArmstrong Stadium. The arena will be replaced by a new stadium with a retracta
Murray, Nishikori into quarters
SportsFan / Posted 21 days ago
Armstrong Stadium. The arena will be replaced by a new stadium with a retractable roof for the 2018 tournament. It was a David and Goliath clash of physical opposites, but the 211cm Karlovic's game, apart from his prodigious serve, was... Read more
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dna
Murray beats Dimitrov, Nishikori topples Karlovic to set up quarterfinal clashLouis Armstrong Stadium, which will be replaced by a new stadium with a retract
Murray beats Dimitrov, Nishikori topples Karlovic to set up quarterfinal clash
dna / Posted 21 days ago
Louis Armstrong Stadium, which will be replaced by a new stadium with a retractable roof for the 2018 tournament. It was a David and Goliath clash of physical opposites, but the 6-foot-11 (2.11 m) Karlovic's tennis game, apart from his prodigious... Read more
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