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heraldscotland
Sturgeon 'met Rupert Murdoch in New York'Opponents of the SNP suggested that some of Ms Sturgeon's supporters would be l
Sturgeon 'met Rupert Murdoch in New York'
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
Opponents of the SNP suggested that some of Ms Sturgeon's supporters would be less then impressed to discover that the two had met. The Scottish edition of Mr Murdoch's Sun newspaper backed the SNP during May's General Election. But south of the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Campus computer science program does not computeWhen the culture at UC Berkeley simultaneously stresses the importance of a com
Campus computer science program does not compute
The Daily Californian / Posted 6 hours ago
When the culture at UC Berkeley simultaneously stresses the importance of a computer science education and heightens GPA requirements for the major, barriers to entry become increasingly difficult to overcome. More and more students entering UC... Read more
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Scotsman
Nicola Sturgeon’s ‘secret’ meeting with Murdoch Rupert Murdoch sat in through part of a pre-arranged meeting at the Wall Stree
Nicola Sturgeon’s ‘secret’ meeting with Murdoch
Scotsman / Posted 8 hours ago
Rupert Murdoch sat in through part of a pre-arranged meeting at the Wall Street Journal attended by Nicola Sturgeon during her visit to the US, according to the SNP. Picture: Getty Images FIRST... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
We cannot rely on drilling for successDespite the slow down in the oil industry across the board, the Crossroads is c
We cannot rely on drilling for success
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
Despite the slow down in the oil industry across the board, the Crossroads is continuing to see activity - only in different forms. Thanks to the hard work of county officials and industry leaders, our region has been able to maintain a low... Read more
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The Advocate
Congressman Garret Graves says state highways leaders lacking foresight for proposing I10 widening with no cashSixth District Congressman Garret Graves said Tuesday state highways leaders ar
Congressman Garret Graves says state highways leaders lacking foresight for proposing I10 widening with no cash
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
Sixth District Congressman Garret Graves said Tuesday state highways leaders are showing a lack of foresight by proposing to widen Interstate 10 without the $350 million to pay for it. Doing so, Graves said, “is a bit myopic.” He added later, “Keep... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Credibility-challenged DOE should release legal memoIt's time to call the Oregon Department of Energy's bluff. For years, the agen
Credibility-challenged DOE should release legal memo
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
It's time to call the Oregon Department of Energy's bluff. For years, the agency that administers the state's energy tax credit programs has overseen a giveaway of tens of millions of dollars worth of credits to projects that didn't meet... Read more
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Daily Press
Scott says redistricting could give Virginia a second black representativeReversing the General Assembly's gerrymandering of Virginia's congressional dis
Scott says redistricting could give Virginia a second black representative
Daily Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Reversing the General Assembly's gerrymandering of Virginia's congressional districts could move as many as 100,000 African-Americans to new districts and open the way for the state to elect two black members of Congress, Rep. Robert C. "Bobby"... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Blythe Masters says a Bitcoin technology will revolutionize financeBlythe Masters is now working a tech startup Digital Asset Holdings. The penth
Blythe Masters says a Bitcoin technology will revolutionize finance
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 hours ago
Blythe Masters is now working a tech startup Digital Asset Holdings. The penthouse meeting room in Le Parker Meridien hotel in midtown Manhattan is humming with chatter on this June afternoon. About a hundred money managers are networking at the end... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
It's not too late for Elizabeth WarrenThe 2016 campaign picture is crowded, jumbled and still coming into focus. But
It's not too late for Elizabeth Warren
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
The 2016 campaign picture is crowded, jumbled and still coming into focus. But one thing is already clear: There's a big hole in the middle, and it looks like a silhouette of Elizabeth Warren. Hillary Clinton has problems: She doesn't really inspire... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
USOC names Los Angeles the official U.S. bidder for the 2024 Summer OlympicsLos Angeles has been chosen as the U.S. candidate to bid for the 2024 Summer Ga
USOC names Los Angeles the official U.S. bidder for the 2024 Summer Olympics
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Los Angeles has been chosen as the U.S. candidate to bid for the 2024 Summer Games, capping a tumultuous month in which the city went from Olympic also-ran to serious contender. The U.S. Olympic Committee finalized its selection on Tuesday, moments... Read more
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Denver Post
Bernstein: Ben Carson can bump Donald TrumpJust as everyone decided Donald Trump would lead the Republican presidential po
Bernstein: Ben Carson can bump Donald Trump
Denver Post / Posted 13 hours ago
Just as everyone decided Donald Trump would lead the Republican presidential polls for the next several months, Ben Carson tied him for the lead in an Iowa survey released Monday. No, Carson probably isn't actually leading in Iowa. A Bloomberg poll... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Julius Rosenwald's generosity captured in new filmIn an age that exalts politicians and entertainers who can't stop telling us ho
Julius Rosenwald's generosity captured in new film
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
In an age that exalts politicians and entertainers who can't stop telling us how wonderful they are, it is refreshing to honor a man who accomplished a lot without wanting his name on all of it. Julius Rosenwald, who never finished high school but... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Erika D. Smith: Let’s stick it to bicycle thievesMaybe it’s a rite of passage for living in Sacramento. I don’t know. All I do
Erika D. Smith: Let’s stick it to bicycle thieves
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 hours ago
Maybe it’s a rite of passage for living in Sacramento. I don’t know. All I do know is that there’s a very distinct, deflated feeling in walking back to a bike rack only to find that your beloved, two-wheeled vehicle is gone — along with the pricey,... Read more
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Scotsman
Sturgeon in US meeting with Rupert MurdochFirst Minister Nicola Sturgeon met Rupert Murdoch during a recent high-profile
Sturgeon in US meeting with Rupert Murdoch
Scotsman / Posted 16 hours ago
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon met Rupert Murdoch during a recent high-profile trip to the US, it has emerged. The meeting was not planned, according to a spokesman for Ms Sturgeon, who said she was not aware Mr Murdoch would be there. But it has... Read more
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New Now Next
Taylor Swift Didn't Fart On Air At VMAs, Hulk Hogan Says He's Not A Racist, "The Spongebob Musical" Is A Jukebox WonderGetty Hulk Hogan has gone on his apology tour for being caught saying racist t
Taylor Swift Didn't Fart On Air At VMAs, Hulk Hogan Says He's Not A Racist, "The Spongebob Musical" Is A Jukebox Wonder
New Now Next / Posted 19 hours ago
Getty Hulk Hogan has gone on his apology tour for being caught saying racist things in his leaked sex tape. “I’m not a racist, I never should have said what I said; it was wrong, I’m embarrassed by it. The word was just thrown around like it was... Read more
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Philly.com
Make all lives matterInquirer Editorial Board Posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 1:08 AM That sent
Make all lives matter
Philly.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Inquirer Editorial Board Posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 1:08 AM That sentiment was echoed by Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson, who said it is time for "the silent majority" to stand up and support police officers. "There are a few... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Partisan politics and a mayor’s raceThe campaign for mayor of Nashua thus far has been a fine example for the way s
Partisan politics and a mayor’s race
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
The campaign for mayor of Nashua thus far has been a fine example for the way such races should be run. Candidates have criss-crossed the city knocking on doors to share their visions for the future, conducting campaigns that should make city... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBN, Domiciliary Account and the EconomyThe Nigerian Government and State Governments must be large customers for cash
CBN, Domiciliary Account and the Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
The Nigerian Government and State Governments must be large customers for cash usage and disbursements. After all, US$9.6 million was found in an aeroplane in South Africa on a government mission. Who has access to huge amount of cash? Prima facie... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Another View: Proposition 39 is working in California’s schoolsAs kids and parents hear school bells ring this fall, they’ll notice some big c
Another View: Proposition 39 is working in California’s schools
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
As kids and parents hear school bells ring this fall, they’ll notice some big changes in California’s classrooms: air conditioning that works; new lighting that saves energy; windows and shades that help keep classrooms warm in the winter and cool in... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Can 'brain training' programs deliver on their claimsAs we get older, we worry about keeping our brain sharp. Computer-based brain
Can 'brain training' programs deliver on their claims
KOMO Seattle / Posted yesterday
As we get older, we worry about keeping our brain sharp. Computer-based brain games promise to help you stay focused, think faster and rejuvenate your memory. Subscriptions to these cognitive programs can cost a couple of hundred dollars a year.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Ken King, president and CEO of Calgary Sport and Entertainment Corp. says West Village creosote cleanup is “No . 1 emerging issue” facing CalgaryNEXTFlames brass are hopeful government will step in to champion the cleanup of pol
Ken King, president and CEO of Calgary Sport and Entertainment Corp. says West Village creosote cleanup is “No . 1 emerging issue” facing CalgaryNEXT
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Flames brass are hopeful government will step in to champion the cleanup of polluted land tapped for a proposed $890-million sports complex. Just below the surface of Calgary’s West Village, a large plume of creosote — a cocktail of some 200 organic... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp.'s president and CEO Ken King answers a few questions about CalgaryNEXTKen King, president and CEO of Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp., sat down
Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp.'s president and CEO Ken King answers a few questions about CalgaryNEXT
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Ken King, president and CEO of Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corp., sat down with the Sun’s editorial board Monday as he continues to make a public pitch for a new $890-million arena complex on the west end of the downtown core. Here’s what he had... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Ignoring how UO bungled reported rape case not the way to 'move forward'At the University of Oregon, however, you won't find the same level of curiosit
Ignoring how UO bungled reported rape case not the way to 'move forward'
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
At the University of Oregon, however, you won't find the same level of curiosity from new president, Michael Schill. Although Schill has taken steps to resolve the fallout from a student's alleged gang rape by three UO basketball players in March... Read more
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Entrpreneur
The 8 Personality Types of PublicistsI’ve been in the public relations business long enough to know there are quite
The 8 Personality Types of Publicists
Entrpreneur / Posted yesterday
I’ve been in the public relations business long enough to know there are quite a few different types of PR personalities. Of course, each individual has a set of unique characteristics and idiosyncrasies that make that person unlike anyone else.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted yesterday
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. Senate candidate Zopp: Byrd-Bennett's ties to firm were 'a plus, not a negative'Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett's ties to Supes Academy were vi
U.S. Senate candidate Zopp: Byrd-Bennett's ties to firm were 'a plus, not a negative'
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett's ties to Supes Academy were viewed as "a plus, not a negative" when the consulting firm landed a $20.5 million no-bid contract now linked to a federal criminal probe, former school board member and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sept. 1EPA said it Re: the Aug. 29 editorial “EPA methane plan doesn’t go far enough”
Sept. 1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
EPA said it Re: the Aug. 29 editorial “EPA methane plan doesn’t go far enough”: I was disappointed to read the Editorial Board’s mischaracterization of my statements on the EPA’s methane emissions rule. I did not say that emissions have decreased... Read more
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The Atlantic
The West Point Professor Who Contemplated a CoupAs the incoming Editorial Board, we want to address concerns regarding Mr. Brad
The West Point Professor Who Contemplated a Coup
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
As the incoming Editorial Board, we want to address concerns regarding Mr. Bradford’s contention that some scholars in legal academia could be considered as constituting a fifth column in the war against terror; his interpretation is that those... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore developmentDon't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore development
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
Don't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan as it gets ready for the New York Wheel, the Empire Outlets and the rest of the development that is bringing a billion dollars in investment to the North Shore. But the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CBN, Domiciliary Account and the EconomyTHE principal reason in the heedless pursuit of a cashless society is the belie
CBN, Domiciliary Account and the Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
THE principal reason in the heedless pursuit of a cashless society is the belief that this will stop corruption. This is a Western notion which we have embraced fully - bringing lots of jobs to the West - the computers, the dispensing machines, the... Read more
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The Alpena News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Alpena News / Posted yesterday
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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NJ Biz
Sweeney still committed to passing paid sick leave, hospital tax bills, report saysSenate President Steve Sweeney says he's still committed to passing a statewide
Sweeney still committed to passing paid sick leave, hospital tax bills, report says
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
Senate President Steve Sweeney says he's still committed to passing a statewide paid sick leave bill, but it may have to wait until after this November's coming legislative election, according to a new report Monday by The Star-Ledger. The... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsThe Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Home
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
The Detroit News. August 26, 2015 Taxpayers on hook for Port boondoggle. Homeland Security paid for $22 million riverfront facility that was supposed to draw cruise ships to Detroit, but hasn't. The Public Dock and Terminal belonging to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
20 Game Changers Bag Thisday 20th AnniversaryTwenty distinguished personalities who, in their own small steps and in their o
20 Game Changers Bag Thisday 20th Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Twenty distinguished personalities who, in their own small steps and in their own corners, have altered the landscape and made remarkably positive impacts will be conferred with Game Changer Awards at THISDAY 20th Anniversary and Annual Awards for... Read more
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York Daily Record
Forfeiture reforms won't hurt policeAssorted thoughts on assorted subjects: The subject of civil asset forfeiture
Forfeiture reforms won't hurt police
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Assorted thoughts on assorted subjects: The subject of civil asset forfeiture was one of many issues the YDR editorial board discussed in a recent meeting with state Sen. Mike Folmer, a Lebanon Republican whose district includes parts of... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
When reflecting on Lerman's tenure, the good should outweigh the badFor the past five years, Provost Steven Lerman has been a visible and friendly
When reflecting on Lerman's tenure, the good should outweigh the bad
The GW Hatchet / Posted 2 days ago
For the past five years, Provost Steven Lerman has been a visible and friendly face on GW’s campus. Now, Lerman has announced he will step down from his role as provost in January. He will leave behind important initiatives, a strong relationship... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Low-income students awaiting Kate Brown's leadershipThe gnashing of many teeth accompanied last week's announcement that about $400
Low-income students awaiting Kate Brown's leadership
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
The gnashing of many teeth accompanied last week's announcement that about $400 million in "kicker" revenue will be returned to taxpayers next year. The frustration responsible for so much dental damage is perfectly justified, as the public would be... Read more
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The News-Times
Jacqueline Smith: You know when John B. Clark is aroundPresident Clark — somehow it seems more natural to call him John — greets peopl
Jacqueline Smith: You know when John B. Clark is around
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
President Clark — somehow it seems more natural to call him John — greets people with a smile and vigorous handshake like he can hardly wait to get to know you and hear what you have to say. Since he started at the university July 1, he’s been out... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Far-reaching climate bills warrant approvalForgive us if we’ve become jaded about oil industry claims that California as w
Far-reaching climate bills warrant approval
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
Forgive us if we’ve become jaded about oil industry claims that California as we know it will collapse if the Legislature approves bills aimed at further curbing emissions of greenhouse gas. Time and again, the state and the industry have survived... Read more
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Daily Mail
Activists slam Mayor Bill de Blasio over RentBoy.com raid, war on gays'This has become a City Hall war against gay sex': Activists slam Mayor Bill de
Activists slam Mayor Bill de Blasio over RentBoy.com raid, war on gays
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
'This has become a City Hall war against gay sex': Activists slam Mayor Bill de Blasio over RentBoy.com raid and his 'harassment of the LGBT community' Members of the gay community are slamming Mayor Bill de Blasio for his role in the raid of the... Read more
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ESPN
Los Angeles 2024 Olympics bid -- Analysts warn athlete housing could exceed $1 billionLOS ANGELES -- City analysts warned that construction costs for athlete housing
Los Angeles 2024 Olympics bid -- Analysts warn athlete housing could exceed $1 billion
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- City analysts warned that construction costs for athlete housing in Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic bid may be significantly underestimated. The cost of acquiring land and building an Olympic Village for athletes near downtown Los Angeles... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon's crazy income-tax bracketsThe answer, as any teacher facing an overcrowded classroom can tell you, is a r
Oregon's crazy income-tax brackets
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
The answer, as any teacher facing an overcrowded classroom can tell you, is a resounding no. But the state announced this week that it will apply an average credit of $244 to Oregonians' 2015 tax bills because actual income-tax receipts for the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Port's problems shift attention to trucks, railroadsThe Keep Oregon Trade Moving series of workshops was launched to find solutions
Port's problems shift attention to trucks, railroads
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Keep Oregon Trade Moving series of workshops was launched to find solutions to shipping problems created when two major container-shipping lines stopped serving the Port of Portland. But it would have been a productive exercise even if Hanjin... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Aug. 30, 2015The NC State Teachers Turnover Annual report for 2014 specifies three top reaso
Aug. 30, 2015
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
The NC State Teachers Turnover Annual report for 2014 specifies three top reasons for teachers leaving their jobs -- moving to another NC school system, retirement and family relocation. Those leaving due to dissatisfaction or wanting a career... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Such melodrama about air quality and TriMet's fireworks!Melodrama and fireworks: Regarding "TriMet spews pollution with ill-timed firew
Such melodrama about air quality and TriMet's fireworks!
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Melodrama and fireworks: Regarding "TriMet spews pollution with ill-timed fireworks display," (Aug. 26): It seems like The Oregonian/OregonLive editorial board prefers sensationalist guest opinions that are poltically correct. Seriously now — a... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Father inspires Victoria College's new presidentSustaining our great democracy When David Hinds was a junior at Junction High
Father inspires Victoria College's new president
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Sustaining our great democracy When David Hinds was a junior at Junction High School, his father died of heart problems. Staggered by the loss of his best friend, Hinds spent the rest of his high school years in a daze, barely able to focus on... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024LOS ANGELES (AP) - The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los An
An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles would be a $1 billion village where thousands of athletes would eat, sleep and stroll on tree-lined walks and clipped lawns. But with a deadline to submit a U.S.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024LOS ANGELES (AP) - The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los An
An Olympic-sized question mark: Housing in plan for 2024
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The centerpiece of the proposed 2024 Olympic Games in Los Angeles would be a $1 billion village where thousands of athletes would eat, sleep and stroll on tree-lined walks and clipped lawns. But with a deadline to submit a U.S.... Read more
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