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The Sault Star
Steam cooks up efficiencies: SAHno secret hospital food leaves some people steamed. Sault Area Hospital has in
Steam cooks up efficiencies: SAH
The Sault Star / Posted 14 hours ago
no secret hospital food leaves some people steamed. Sault Area Hospital has introduced a novel system for meal preparation and delivery it hopes will leave patients pleased and properly nourished. Steamplicity, officially on the menu last week,... Read more
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cmt.com
Terms of UsePLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BECAUSE THEY DESCRIBE YOUR RIGHTS AND
Terms of Use
cmt.com / Posted yesterday
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BECAUSE THEY DESCRIBE YOUR RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES. This is the official Agreement ("Agreement") for the website, application or other interactive service that includes an authorized link to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Two Wisemen, Or...Below we capture parts of the Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Ken
The Two Wisemen, Or...
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Below we capture parts of the Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Kenneth Matambo's 2016/17 budget speech, reflecting how the Leader of Opposition, Duma Boko responded. MATAMBO: In many respects, the 2016/2017 budget is a transitional... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Are we causing longer, more intense bushfire seasons?longer, more intense bushfire seasons? Photo: When summer rolls around each ye
Are we causing longer, more intense bushfire seasons?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
longer, more intense bushfire seasons? Photo: When summer rolls around each year we are faced with the incessant distress of raging bushfires around our country. (Dave Hancock: User submitted) If you think bushfires are becoming both more common... Read more
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Daily News
[Cabinet Decisions]The Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) was established with the objective of p
[Cabinet Decisions]
Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The Open University of Sri Lanka (OUSL) was established with the objective of providing quality higher education to those who miss university entrance, as well as other higher educational opportunities, and it is planned to setup a Regional Centre in... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Briefs for Feb. 7, 2016Flea-borne disease focus of grant research Kevin Macaluso, a professor in the
Business Briefs for Feb. 7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Flea-borne disease focus of grant research Kevin Macaluso, a professor in the LSU Department of Pathobiological Sciences, received a five-year, $1.85 million research grant for his work investigating the emerging flea-borne Rickettsial disease. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Girls have always been game, now the industry needs to catch upon board, we're still awaiting a real shift towards gender-balanced content, wr
Girls have always been game, now the industry needs to catch up
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
on board, we're still awaiting a real shift towards gender-balanced content, writes Stephanie Bendixsen. When I began my career as a video game critic on television, I was most commonly referred to in interviews as "girl gamer Stephanie 'Hex'... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Classified February 4, 2016newest Barbershop is looking for licensed Barbers to fill its Brand new Locatio
Classified February 4, 2016
The Birmingham Times / Posted 6 days ago
newest Barbershop is looking for licensed Barbers to fill its Brand new Location in Forestdale area. Please Contact Jimmy at (205) 215-0057 BT... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Senate Dist. 35 candidates weigh in before electionMandy has been with ABC Newspapers since 2007, when she joined the staff as the
Senate Dist. 35 candidates weigh in before election
ABC Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
Mandy has been with ABC Newspapers since 2007, when she joined the staff as the editor of the Anoka County Union. She has been the managing editor of the UnionHerald and Blaine Spring Lake Park Life since 2014. Mandy has been with ABC Newspapers... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Team-based Treatment for First Episode Psychosis Cost-Effective New analysis from a mental health care study shows that "coordinated specialt
Team-based Treatment for First Episode Psychosis Cost-Effective
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 8 days ago
New analysis from a mental health care study shows that "coordinated specialty care (CSC) for young people with first episode psychosis is more cost-effective than typical community... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Coordinated specialty care more cost-effective for young people with first episode psychosisNew analysis from a mental health care study shows that "coordinated specialty
Coordinated specialty care more cost-effective for young people with first episode psychosis
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
New analysis from a mental health care study shows that "coordinated specialty care" (CSC) for young people with first episode psychosis is more cost-effective than typical community care. Cost-effectiveness analysis in health care is a way to... Read more
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Science Daily
Team-based treatment for first episode psychosis found to be high value: Early intervention is more cost-effective than typical careThis new analysis, published online by Schizophrenia Bulletin, was led by Rober
Team-based treatment for first episode psychosis found to be high value: Early intervention is more cost-effective than typical care
Science Daily / Posted 9 days ago
This new analysis, published online by Schizophrenia Bulletin, was led by Robert Rosenheck, M.D., professor of psychiatry and public health at Yale University. It is part of the Recovery After an Initial Schizophrenia Episode (RAISE) initiative also... Read more
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NJ Biz
Horizon hiring: Christie official, other Trenton veterans join insurerGov. Chris Christie's deputy chief of staff and several other familiar faces in
Horizon hiring: Christie official, other Trenton veterans join insurer
NJ Biz / Posted 10 days ago
Gov. Chris Christie's deputy chief of staff and several other familiar faces in Trenton are joining Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, under a series of personnel moves announced by the insurer in an effort to bolster its government and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Affordable Care Act delivers mixed financial results for insurers – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Consumer Health Coalition representative Cass
Affordable Care Act delivers mixed financial results for insurers
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Consumer Health Coalition representative Cassie Narkevic, left, gives Jacqui Phillips... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NJHA honors several individuals and organizations with Healthcare Leader AwardsThe New Jersey Hospital Association, the state's oldest and largest healthcare
NJHA honors several individuals and organizations with Healthcare Leader Awards
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
The New Jersey Hospital Association, the state's oldest and largest healthcare trade association, today held its annual awards program to honor several individuals and organizations for their commitment to the state's healthcare system and the... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Papa John's Tries New Tack to Challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for Pizza SupremacyLOUISVILLE (USA TODAY) — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for
Papa John's Tries New Tack to Challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for Pizza Supremacy
KCEN-TV / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE (USA TODAY) — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacyLOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger sl
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacy
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the country's... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacyLOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger sl
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacy
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the country's... Read more
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First Coast News
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacyLOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger sl
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacy
First Coast News / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the country's... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacyLOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger sl
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacy
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the country's... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacyLOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger sl
Papa John's tries new tack to challenge Pizza Hut, Domino's for pizza supremacy
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE — The battle among America's pizza chain juggernauts for a bigger slice of the $40 billion industry is about to get more heated. In an era when industry leaders are offering two pizzas for as little as $10, Papa John's — the country's... Read more
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Business Wire
Teva and Eagle Pharmaceuticals Announce Commercial Availability of BENDEKA™ (bendamustine hydrochloride) InjectionJERUSALEM & WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teva Pharmaceutical Industri
Teva and Eagle Pharmaceuticals Announce Commercial Availability of BENDEKA™ (bendamustine hydrochloride) Injection
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
JERUSALEM & WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE and TASE: TEVA) and Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: EGRX) announced today the commercial availability of BENDEKA™, (bendamustine hydrochloride)... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Proposed DHH cuts could have devastating effect on disabled, elderlyLouisiana's looming budget crisis could mean big trouble for thousands who depe
Proposed DHH cuts could have devastating effect on disabled, elderly
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
Louisiana's looming budget crisis could mean big trouble for thousands who depend on state services for medical care. Those concerns took center stage today during a discussion in Bossier City with local lawmakers and advocates for the... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Let's All Go to the Legislature!Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off i
Let's All Go to the Legislature!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
Forty-five days of politics, government, lawmaking and legislating kicked off in Salt Lake City on Jan. 25, when 104 elected members of the Utah Legislature convened on Capitol Hill. For most people, this announcement—and the Legislature itself—are... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
The year ahead: Mathews also grapples with economic challengeschallenges caused by the national economic downturn—a situation that has become
The year ahead: Mathews also grapples with economic challenges
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
challenges caused by the national economic downturn—a situation that has become the “new normal.” High unemployment and underemployment continue to have a major impact on families and tax revenues within the county, said Conner. While local... Read more
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Business Wire
Affordable-Housing Complex to Be Built for Quadriplegics & SeniorsPORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With financing and donations from U.S. Bank, S
Affordable-Housing Complex to Be Built for Quadriplegics & Seniors
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With financing and donations from U.S. Bank, Station 162 will be Oregon’s first independent lifestyle apartments for seniors and the disabled, including quadriplegics, in suburban Gresham and will be a national model... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Fractured Communities: Oil and gas development near Chaco divides as it conquersCOUNSELOR, New Mexico—The night Daniel Tso was driving home from a traditional
Fractured Communities: Oil and gas development near Chaco divides as it conquers
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
COUNSELOR, New Mexico—The night Daniel Tso was driving home from a traditional Navajo ceremony to mark his granddaughter reaching puberty, a light caught his eye, silhouetting a hillside along NM Hwy. 550. Since oil and gas development took off in... Read more
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CircleID
Are Telcos Becoming Slum Landlords?In the 1950s and 60s, large numbers of immigrants came to London from the Carib
Are Telcos Becoming Slum Landlords?
CircleID / Posted 20 days ago
In the 1950s and 60s, large numbers of immigrants came to London from the Caribbean and other Commonwealth countries. They had few resources, yet needed somewhere to live. Many fell prey to exploitative landlords. These unscrupulous rentiers packed... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How The U.S. Almost Had Universal Child Care (Twice)Day care costs more than college tuition in most states in America. This high
How The U.S. Almost Had Universal Child Care (Twice)
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
Day care costs more than college tuition in most states in America. This high cost often ends up being close to or more than the take-home pay of many parents, and thanks to the persistent gender pay gap, that parent is most often the mom. This... Read more
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Business Wire
ASP Global Acquires InHome Medical SolutionsASP Global works with healthcare systems including hospitals, IDNs and large gr
ASP Global Acquires InHome Medical Solutions
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
ASP Global works with healthcare systems including hospitals, IDNs and large group practices to build and integrate global sourcing models into their hospital supply chains. ASP Global has implemented global sourcing initiatives for various... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
FULL TEXT: 2016 State of the State AddressMadison (WQOW) -- Here is the full text of Gov. Scott Walker's 2016 State of th
FULL TEXT: 2016 State of the State Address
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 22 days ago
Madison (WQOW) -- Here is the full text of Gov. Scott Walker's 2016 State of the State Address The state of our state is strong. We are moving Wisconsin forward. Think about these simple facts: There are more people working in Wisconsin than at... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Weekly calendar of events around Athenslocation. (706) 389-4164 or www.athensaa.org. Al-Anon 12 step recovery meeting
Weekly calendar of events around Athens
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
location. (706) 389-4164 or www.athensaa.org. Al-Anon 12 step recovery meeting: Held daily in the Athens area for friends and families of people with addictions to drugs, alcohol and others. Free. (478) 955-3422 or... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Carolyn Livengood: Wounded Warrior Amputee, NFL alumni football teams to face offCollege of San Mateo and the City of San Mateo are honored to play host to the
Carolyn Livengood: Wounded Warrior Amputee, NFL alumni football teams to face off
Oakland Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
College of San Mateo and the City of San Mateo are honored to play host to the undefeated Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team in a moving match against San Francisco's NFL Alumni from noon to 3 p.m. Feb. 6 (rain or shine) at the CSM College Heights... Read more
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PhysOrg
Researchers outline physics of metal 3-D printingNational Laboratory researchers — Ibo Matthews, a principal investigator leadin
Researchers outline physics of metal 3-D printing
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
National Laboratory researchers — Ibo Matthews, a principal investigator leading the Lab’s effort on the joint open source software project; Wayne King, director of the Accelerated Certification of Additively Manufactured Metals Initiative; and Gabe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reducing Deaths Through Etisalat Maternal Health InitiativeRecently, over 600 pregnant women from 16 communities in the South-east and Sou
Reducing Deaths Through Etisalat Maternal Health Initiative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Recently, over 600 pregnant women from 16 communities in the South-east and South-south regions of the country benefitted from a maternal health initiative that aims at reducing the spate of maternal mortality in the country. As part of the exclusive... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget AddressAlbany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2
'Built to Lead': Cuomo delivers joint State of the State, Budget Address
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 28 days ago
Albany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday delivered his 2016 State of the State and Executive Budget Address at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The theme of the Governor’s agenda for the year is “Built to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
2016 State of State speech from Sam Brownback (complete transcript)The following text is the complete transcript of Gov. Sam Brownback’s 2016 Stat
2016 State of State speech from Sam Brownback (complete transcript)
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
The following text is the complete transcript of Gov. Sam Brownback’s 2016 State of the State speech made available to The Topeka Capital-Journal. The speech was given at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 at the Statehouse. 2016 State of the State... Read more
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Daily Mail
GOP debate moderator: President Trump would keep going on TV nonstopFox Business Network debate moderators say a 'shrewd' and 'transparent' Preside
GOP debate moderator: President Trump would keep going on TV nonstop
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Fox Business Network debate moderators say a 'shrewd' and 'transparent' President Trump will keep going on TV nonstop – and think tantrum-throwing 'undercard' senator WILL show up on Thursday Fox Business Network anchor Maria Bartiromo and Neil... Read more
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Investopedia
The Top 3 Women-Owned Businesses in Austin, Texasin the city is also showing substantial gains, especially among women. In the U
The Top 3 Women-Owned Businesses in Austin, Texas
Investopedia / Posted 29 days ago
in the city is also showing substantial gains, especially among women. In the U.S. Census Bureau's 2012 Survey of Business Owners, the number of women-owned firms in Austin that counted at least one paid employee grew from fewer than... Read more
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Business Wire
Health Choice Preferred and Cigna Announce Accountable Care CollaborationPHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Choice Preferred, a division of IASIS Healthca
Health Choice Preferred and Cigna Announce Accountable Care Collaboration
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Choice Preferred, a division of IASIS Healthcare, and Cigna (NYSE: CI) have announced an accountable care collaboration designed to offer more than 16,000 Cigna commercial customers in Utah a more coordinated,... Read more
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Business Wire
Advocate Health Care to Operate Walgreens Healthcare Clinics in Chicagoland AreaDEERFIELD, Ill. & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walgreens and Advocate Health Care
Advocate Health Care to Operate Walgreens Healthcare Clinics in Chicagoland Area
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
DEERFIELD, Ill. & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Walgreens and Advocate Health Care today announced Advocate will own and operate the 56 Healthcare Clinics at Walgreens stores across the greater Chicagoland area. The retail clinics will function as part... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It's Your Businessby email to iyb@cjonline.com or by mail to The Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E.
It's Your Business
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
by email to iyb@cjonline.com or by mail to The Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, 66607. Items and photographs will run in print as space permits. RETIREMENTS The Kansas Department of Revenue has announced the... Read more

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