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Knoxville News Sentinel
Group: Laws protect those who help stop OD deathsa little more than a year ago. It's one of 20 designs that will be featured on
Group: Laws protect those who help stop OD deaths
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
a little more than a year ago. It's one of 20 designs that will be featured on two local digital billboards over the next four weeks, as the nonprofit works to increase awareness of Tennessee's "good Samaritan" law. Donna Towe said if love or... Read more
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NBC News
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African Americansthe Edmund Pettus Bridge on Bloody Sunday in 1965 as hundreds of African-Americ
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African Americans
NBC News / Posted 6 hours ago
the Edmund Pettus Bridge on Bloody Sunday in 1965 as hundreds of African-Americans protested, demanding the right to vote. State troopers beat her sister. Bland fainted in the clouds of tear gas. Change followed, with Congress passing the Voting... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Behind The Scenes with ... Laura Berning, who assists location scouts looking to shoot in New York stateAng Lee on his 2009 film Taking Woodstock and Oliver Stone's Wall Street: Money
Behind The Scenes with ... Laura Berning, who assists location scouts looking to shoot in New York state
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 hours ago
Ang Lee on his 2009 film Taking Woodstock and Oliver Stone's Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps in 2010. While Lee filmed in upstate New York, Stone focused his lens on the city. Luckily Berning knows both locales well, which is part of the reason the... Read more
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Al.com
New laws affect African-American voters across the Souththe Edmund Pettus Bridge on Bloody Sunday in 1965 as hundreds of African-Americ
New laws affect African-American voters across the South
Al.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the Edmund Pettus Bridge on Bloody Sunday in 1965 as hundreds of African-Americans protested, demanding the right to vote. State troopers beat her sister. Bland fainted in the clouds of tear gas. Change followed, with Congress passing the Voting... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PBS wants more details on Malaysia’s formation in textbooksa paper on ‘Understanding the Malaysian Agreement 1963’. Six more similar semi
PBS wants more details on Malaysia’s formation in textbooks
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 hours ago
a paper on ‘Understanding the Malaysian Agreement 1963’. Six more similar seminars will also be organised at PBS zones statewide soon to educate members, besides correcting the twisted facts preached by the opposition. “With the lack of... Read more
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Sun Star
Special Report: The old and the restless(177,451). In fact, on the field, this is the age range Cebu City Agriculturist
Special Report: The old and the restless
Sun Star / Posted 12 hours ago
(177,451). In fact, on the field, this is the age range Cebu City Agriculturist Joelito Baclayon usually sees. “It’s true. Our farmers are really aging. Most of them are 57 years old and even older,” he said. “In the Province, a good number of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
EDITORIAL, Aug. 29: Can schools be better? It's up to each of usAs a new school year begins, we are asking ourselves and all residents of South
EDITORIAL, Aug. 29: Can schools be better? It's up to each of us
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
As a new school year begins, we are asking ourselves and all residents of Southeastern N.C. -- what can each of us do to ensure that all students have a successful year? Forget about the political issues for now. They are important, but don’t tell... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Billionaire, Dangote, Visits Maiduguri, Meets Ex-Wives of Boko Haram Fightersvisits Maiduguri, meets ex-wives of Boko Haram fighters. Businessman Aliko Dan
Billionaire, Dangote, Visits Maiduguri, Meets Ex-Wives of Boko Haram Fighters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
visits Maiduguri, meets ex-wives of Boko Haram fighters. Businessman Aliko Dangote spent Sunday in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, visiting several Internally Displaced Persons' camp in the city. Mr Dangote, who was accompanied by legendary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can Make a Difference, Let's Start With Apathyweekend. Last week here in New Delhi, a hit and run accident made nationwide he
We Can Make a Difference, Let's Start With Apathy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
weekend. Last week here in New Delhi, a hit and run accident made nationwide headlines. I know, you must be asking yourself how the knocking down of one pedestrian could achieve this when back home; such a story might not even make it in the... Read more
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Salem News
Overdose Awareness Day being observed Wednesdayan opportunity for families to come together, shame free and stigma free, where
Overdose Awareness Day being observed Wednesday
Salem News / Posted 21 hours ago
an opportunity for families to come together, shame free and stigma free, where we can openly share memories and stories of our children and loved ones their disease of addiction, free from a society which feels it's a choice and their solution is... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Overdose Lifeline honors lives and works to save otherson the front line in the battle against drug abuse. That’s why they hosted an e
Overdose Lifeline honors lives and works to save others
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 23 hours ago
on the front line in the battle against drug abuse. That’s why they hosted an event Sunday that honors lives lost, but also educated and trained others to fight and even save a life from a drug overdose. Family members, friends and those fighting... Read more
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BBC News
India faces people power against nuclear powerstocks The Indian government wants the country's economic growth to continue,
India faces people power against nuclear power
BBC News / Posted yesterday
stocks The Indian government wants the country's economic growth to continue, but needs power to fuel it. Coastal areas in states like Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra may be transformed by the building of nuclear plants. But some local people are not... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Swedish Zionist Federation Assembles Pro-Israel Rallythe Swedish public with the original Zionist concept, so as to confront the ter
Swedish Zionist Federation Assembles Pro-Israel Rally
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
the Swedish public with the original Zionist concept, so as to confront the term’s misappropriation by the media and state institutions. “The main goal of the rally is to create a safe forum for Jews and non-Jews alike to safely declare... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Hand: Make our community strongerGolf Outing VINELAND - The 10th annual Jeffrey A. Clay Memorial Golf Outing wi
Helping Hand: Make our community stronger
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Golf Outing VINELAND - The 10th annual Jeffrey A. Clay Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Sept. 10 at Eastlyn Golf Course at 4049 Italia Ave. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Shotgun start is at 9 a.m. The rain date is Sept. 11. Entry fee... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The incomplete circlebusinesses, projects etc. Bundled as a “people” we are probably up there alongs
The incomplete circle
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
businesses, projects etc. Bundled as a “people” we are probably up there alongside India and China when it comes to courage and taking chances as well as taking out loans or investing hard earned salaries or savings. We are also a very... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The road to WWIII is paved with good intentionsable to question the groupthink under which it is operating. Few in Congress s
The road to WWIII is paved with good intentions
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
able to question the groupthink under which it is operating. Few in Congress seem to understand that most of the official statements coming from the White House, the Pentagon, the State Department and the intelligence community reflect a... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Ontario County suffragists: 'Their rights and nothing less'In honor of Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26, efforts were launched at the communi
Ontario County suffragists: 'Their rights and nothing less'
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
In honor of Women’s Equality Day, Aug. 26, efforts were launched at the community, county and state levels to commemorate woman's suffrage in New York. Posted Aug. 28, 2016 at 8:42 AM That ballot. It used to be something only men could hold. And... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Citizen science is more than collecting datathe rest of that sunny afternoon milling around with other office workers befor
Citizen science is more than collecting data
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
the rest of that sunny afternoon milling around with other office workers before calling it a day and heading to happy hour. What I did not do, but really wish that I had, was enter a description of my experience into the U.S. Geological... Read more
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TribLIVE
Study: Cyber charter students don't keep pace with counterparts in regular classroomshe is extremely smart. But he wouldn't survive in public school.” Cremone's so
Study: Cyber charter students don't keep pace with counterparts in regular classrooms
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
he is extremely smart. But he wouldn't survive in public school.” Cremone's son was among about 30,000 students across the state enrolled in a cyber charter school last year, up from about 27,000 in 2011-12. State data show about 25 percent of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Christian colleges receive a baptism by legislationtheir ability to restrict gay, lesbian and transgender students and employees.
Christian colleges receive a baptism by legislation
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
their ability to restrict gay, lesbian and transgender students and employees. Lara’s bill, SB 1146, sought to narrow the state exemption and grant students and employees the right to sue if they were expelled or fired based on their sexual... Read more
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Black Press USA
North Carolina’s Voter ID Law Struck Down, but Questions Remainthree-judge federal appellate panel indeed struck down key elements of the 2013
North Carolina’s Voter ID Law Struck Down, but Questions Remain
Black Press USA / Posted 2 days ago
three-judge federal appellate panel indeed struck down key elements of the 2013 measure, effective immediately. “The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court [of Appeals] ruling [Friday] is a people’s victory and a victory that sends a message to the nation,”... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Total State Or Total Freedom: The 8 Marks Of Fascist Policymost definitive study on fascism written in these years was As We Go Marching b
Total State Or Total Freedom: The 8 Marks Of Fascist Policy
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
most definitive study on fascism written in these years was As We Go Marching by John T. Flynn. Flynn was a journalist and scholar of a liberal spirit who had written a number of best-selling books in the 1920s. It was the New Deal... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Stormont Vail CEO will be honored for lifelong contributions to health careanytime right away, but he has just done so many things throughout his career t
Stormont Vail CEO will be honored for lifelong contributions to health care
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
anytime right away, but he has just done so many things throughout his career that I think it was a very obvious choice to our board.” Peterson joined Stormont in 2012, and before that he worked at Via Christi Health in Wichita and at the Salina... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Watts family wants criminal justice reform after BP related trialmother and sister in a Jalisco's Taqueria parking lot in Corpus Christi that he
Watts family wants criminal justice reform after BP related trial
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
mother and sister in a Jalisco's Taqueria parking lot in Corpus Christi that he and his brother would be tried in federal court on fraud charges. "OK Mom," Sandra Watts recalled her son, a San Antonio-based civil lawyer, said after they'd had... Read more
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The News & Observer
St. Mary’s opens 175th school year serving young womenhas survived the Civil War, two world wars, countless economic cycles and socia
St. Mary’s opens 175th school year serving young women
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
has survived the Civil War, two world wars, countless economic cycles and social changes while continuing its mission to educate young women to make a difference in the world. On Saturday, St. Mary’s kicked off its 175th school year as the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Blank Canvas: MSU's defensive coaches created original schemean offseason break, Peter Sirmon, Maurice Linguist and Terrell Buckley bonded t
Blank Canvas: MSU's defensive coaches created original scheme
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
an offseason break, Peter Sirmon, Maurice Linguist and Terrell Buckley bonded through a round of golf at Lake Oconee Golf Course in central Georgia. The fourth Mississippi State defensive coach, Brian Baker, fished with former Central Florida coach... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SC scores at the bottom of cancer prevention rankingSouth Carolina got low scores on an American Cancer Society ranking of states f
SC scores at the bottom of cancer prevention ranking
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
South Carolina got low scores on an American Cancer Society ranking of states for their cancer prevention programs. The report looks at 10 policy indicators, such as tobacco taxes, smoke-free laws, indoor tanning restrictions for minors, funding for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
The Libertarian party, UNT Dallas, Tony Romo, National Parksgreenhouse gases. Recent efforts to reshape the Texas Railroad Commission, whi
The Libertarian party, UNT Dallas, Tony Romo, National Parks
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
greenhouse gases. Recent efforts to reshape the Texas Railroad Commission, which oversees oil and gas activities in the state, reportedly went nowhere in Austin. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, uses his position as chair of the House Committee... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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Daily Journal
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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Daily Record
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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York Daily Record
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Can We Liberians Achieve Our Own 'Great Leap Forward'?very troubled and depressed upon my return home after I have observed the level
How Can We Liberians Achieve Our Own 'Great Leap Forward'?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
very troubled and depressed upon my return home after I have observed the level of development in these countries and see our own stage of development. In this connection, I heard the President of Liberia, Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, upon her... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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USA Today
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gunat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Michigan parent may have violated school policy with open-carry gun
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!" The Howell district requires individuals check in with the main office and notify... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
State Educators Continue Push For Teacher RaisesThousands of school board members and superintendents from around the state cam
State Educators Continue Push For Teacher Raises
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 2 days ago
Thousands of school board members and superintendents from around the state came together Friday to talk education at the Oklahoma State School Boards Association conference. One of the big topics this year was teacher raises. The push for a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Weaker laws make your mailbox enticing targetsboxes throughout California, according to the Postal Inspector in Charge of the
Weaker laws make your mailbox enticing targets
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
boxes throughout California, according to the Postal Inspector in Charge of the San Francisco Division of the United States Postal Service. Rafael Nunez, who heads up Northern California’s largest postal law enforcement division, addressed... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
JUST SAY DOPE!: Illegal drug use choking Pahrump justice system; costs taxpayers millionsaddict or an alcoholic. It’s just something that happens; it’s a disease.” Jak
JUST SAY DOPE!: Illegal drug use choking Pahrump justice system; costs taxpayers millions
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 2 days ago
addict or an alcoholic. It’s just something that happens; it’s a disease.” Jake Wachtel, an alumnus of the Pahrump Drug Court, tells people this all the time when he’s sharing his own story of overcoming addiction. Addiction is a powerful and... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Tax credit cuts into bottom line for schools, fire districtKitsap School District and South Kitsap Fire & Rescue, Mayor Rob Putaansuu said
Tax credit cuts into bottom line for schools, fire district
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Kitsap School District and South Kitsap Fire & Rescue, Mayor Rob Putaansuu said. Those two taxing districts (along with state schools) would take the greatest revenue hit should a project that qualifies for the tax exemption reach... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Adelaide 36ers explore Chinese player potentialsfor the league and Sydney. "They have more basketball participation in China t
Adelaide 36ers explore Chinese player potentials
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
for the league and Sydney. "They have more basketball participation in China than the entire population in the United States, I mean it's just a growing sport," he said. "I think with the Chinese ability to coach and educate and grow people,... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illini coach Tim Beckman bows out as volunteer assistant at North Carolinahead coach Tim Beckman will no longer serve as a volunteer assistant with No. 2
Illini coach Tim Beckman bows out as volunteer assistant at North Carolina
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
head coach Tim Beckman will no longer serve as a volunteer assistant with No. 22 North Carolina. The school issued statements saying Beckman was out Thursday night, a day after Tar Heels head coach Larry Fedora defended allowing Beckman to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Parent may have violated district policy with open carry gunofficials. At least one parent was furious over the situation. "Why are you t
Parent may have violated district policy with open carry gun
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
officials. At least one parent was furious over the situation. "Why are you that fearful going into a school to bring your gun?" Lesley Schafer said. "I whole-heartedly disagree with this particular law. I think it’s disgusting that people can... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Millennials Love Free Markets, But Don't Understand Themwhere everything has been available to us with the click of the button. We have
Millennials Love Free Markets, But Don't Understand Them
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
where everything has been available to us with the click of the button. We have never had to use encyclopedias or spend hours doing research in a library. Instead, we Google whatever it is that we were looking for and in a matter of seconds, we... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Alexa's Hugs to hold car seat check Saturdaypartnering with Alexa's Hugs to offer free car seat inspections from 10 a.m. to
Alexa's Hugs to hold car seat check Saturday
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
partnering with Alexa's Hugs to offer free car seat inspections from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Loveland Police and Courts Building, 810 E. 10th St. Tad Johnson and his wife Jona Johnson started the organization in honor of his 19-year-old... Read more
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MLive.com
Open-carry advocate brags about bringing gun into Howell school on Facebookat parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at a
Open-carry advocate brags about bringing gun into Howell school on Facebook
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
at parker middle school in Howell MI for the kids orientation...No problem at all!!!..nice thing was I had a chance to educate a few people in the process!!!," wrote Francis Winegarden in a Facebook post sent to the Michigan Open Carry Inc.... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Democratic Primary CandidatesLt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House D
The Democratic Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
Lt. Governor, Insurance Commissioner, Senate District 1 and District 9, House Districts 7, 9, 10, 14 and 15 and Kent Levy Court District 3. Each candidate was asked to answer these three questions: What are the top issues you will address in your... Read more
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