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Lockhart Post-Register
From the Clocktower – What lessons are we teaching our leaders?Editor/POST-REGISTER Watching the victory speeches from Tuesday night’s New Ha
From the Clocktower – What lessons are we teaching our leaders?
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
Editor/POST-REGISTER Watching the victory speeches from Tuesday night’s New Hampshire Primaries, I really only found one thing that rang true. It’s no secret that I’m no true fan of any of the candidates we have running for President in any party,... Read more
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NBC Miami
Bernie Sanders Ad Features Daughter of Eric GarnerDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a new campaign ad Thu
Bernie Sanders Ad Features Daughter of Eric Garner
NBC Miami / Posted 3 minutes ago
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a new campaign ad Thursday that prominently features the daughter of Eric Garner, the New York City man who died in 2014 after being placed in a chokehold by a police officer. "People are... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 ReportIf you'd like to subscribe to The Hill's midday political newsletter, please cl
The Hill's 12:30 Report
The Hill / Posted 3 minutes ago
If you'd like to subscribe to The Hill's midday political newsletter, please click here: http://bit.ly/1lsUchu : Trump questions Cruz's faith | Obama's Valentine's Day poem | Trump swears off swearing | GOP delays budget... Read more
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The Christian Post
Ted Cruz's Wife Says He's Running 'to Show This Country the Face of the God That We Serve'U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz kisses his wife Heidi Cruz afte
Ted Cruz's Wife Says He's Running 'to Show This Country the Face of the God That We Serve'
The Christian Post / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz kisses his wife Heidi Cruz after winning at his Iowa caucus night rally in Des Moines, Iowa, February 1, 2016. The wife of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz recently told a radio broadcast that her husband is running... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
PBS NewsHour Democratic DebateEditor’s note: It’s still a long road to November’s presidential election, but
PBS NewsHour Democratic Debate
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 minutes ago
Editor’s note: It’s still a long road to November’s presidential election, but after the New Hampshire primaries last week, the political landscape is beginning to take shape. Billionaire businessman Donald Trump won the Republican Primary, with Ohio... Read more
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Mississauga News
The Spectator’s View: War mission messaging mishandledThere is so much irony in Canada's new ISIS mission, it barely fits in one edit
The Spectator’s View: War mission messaging mishandled
Mississauga News / Posted 5 minutes ago
There is so much irony in Canada's new ISIS mission, it barely fits in one editorial. But let's try. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said during his election campaign that he would end Canada's combat role. Whether he has done so with the new mission... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lucas Co. elections board seeks poll workersOHIO PRIMARY BLADE STAFF The Lucas County Board of Elections is looking for p
Lucas Co. elections board seeks poll workers
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 minutes ago
OHIO PRIMARY BLADE STAFF The Lucas County Board of Elections is looking for poll workers for the March 15 primary election. The board said it needs precinct elections workers to work election day, for... Read more
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The Atlantic
Did the Supreme Court Doom the Paris Climate Change Deal?On Tuesday, the Supreme Court did something without precedent. It temporarily s
Did the Supreme Court Doom the Paris Climate Change Deal?
The Atlantic / Posted 8 minutes ago
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court did something without precedent. It temporarily stopped the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, a set of electricity-industry regulations that serve as the centerpiece of the White House’s climate-change... Read more
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Times of Malta
Scottish Greens toast election campaign with craft beerThe Scottish Greens have unveiled a new election weapon - their own brand of cr
Scottish Greens toast election campaign with craft beer
Times of Malta / Posted 9 minutes ago
The Scottish Greens have unveiled a new election weapon - their own brand of craft beer. Harvie's Hoptimistic is named in honour of co-convener Patrick, who said it reflects the party's positive attitude going into May's vote. Launching the beer at... Read more
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The Borneo Post
PRS members happy if Mambong given to the partyKUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) members in Bengoh and Tarat divisions are h
PRS members happy if Mambong given to the party
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 minutes ago
KUCHING: Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) members in Bengoh and Tarat divisions are happy with the news that the party top leaders are considering to take Mambong as additional seat to contest in the coming state election. The party’s Tarat Division chief... Read more
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The Manila Times
Poll machines put to the testFebruary 13, 2016 1:28 am by WILLIAM B. DEPASUPIL Reporter Mock elections to
Poll machines put to the test
The Manila Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
February 13, 2016 1:28 am by WILLIAM B. DEPASUPIL Reporter Mock elections to determine machines’ accuracy THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) will hold mock polls nationwide Saturday to test the accuracy and... Read more
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Op-Ed News
No Mystery why Sanders and Clinton Trek to SharptonDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and rival Hillary Clinton trek
No Mystery why Sanders and Clinton Trek to Sharpton
Op-Ed News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and rival Hillary Clinton trek to a meeting with the Reverend Al Sharpton for two reasons. The first is Sharpton himself. President Obama paid absolutely no heed to the by now ritualistic anti-Sharpton... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Chronicle EndorsementsHere are the Chronicle editorial board's endorsements for the March 1 party pri
Chronicle Endorsements
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 12 minutes ago
Here are the Chronicle editorial board's endorsements for the March 1 party primaries. We endorse only in contested races. See more info at austinchronicle.com/elections. State/National President/Vice President: Bernie Sanders The Chronicle is... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull set to announce cabinet reshuffleIncoming Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce will get his choice of portfolios - amo
Turnbull set to announce cabinet reshuffle
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 minutes ago
Incoming Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce will get his choice of portfolios - among them trade and regional development - when Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces a major reshuffle this weekend. There's also speculation Environment Minister Greg... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Mock polls’ for Comelec todayMOCK elections will be held in selected precincts in Cebu, Metro Manila and sev
‘Mock polls’ for Comelec today
Sun Star / Posted 15 minutes ago
MOCK elections will be held in selected precincts in Cebu, Metro Manila and seven other areas to test technical preparations for the elections just 12 weeks away. Lawyer Anna Fleur Gujilde, Mandaue City’s election officer, briefed yesterday 12 Board... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 17 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
City Councilman Chris Anderson Gearing Up For Election A Year AwayCity Councilman Chris Anderson is already gearing up for the next city election
City Councilman Chris Anderson Gearing Up For Election A Year Away
The Chattanoogan / Posted 18 minutes ago
City Councilman Chris Anderson is already gearing up for the next city election, though it is over a year away. In the financial disclosures due Feb. 1, he reported receiving $24,165 for the reporting period from July 16, 2015 to Jan. 16, 2016. He... Read more
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examiner.com
Sanders blasted Henry Kissinger in Democratic debate and he is correct“I am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advic
Sanders blasted Henry Kissinger in Democratic debate and he is correct
examiner.com / Posted 20 minutes ago
“I am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advice from Kissinger," Sanders asserted. That exchange may have gone over the heads of the audience because most Americans were not alive when Kissinger and Nixon were... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Connecticut / Posted 20 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Petersburg mayor: 'Administration continues to repair past harms'A day after Petersburg Mayor Howard Myers had "no comment" on a water bill issu
Petersburg mayor: 'Administration continues to repair past harms'
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 21 minutes ago
A day after Petersburg Mayor Howard Myers had "no comment" on a water bill issue, the Public Information Office released the following statement: The City of Petersburg will remain resilient in its efforts to continue to improve and provide the... Read more
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USA Today
Austin sends decision on Uber, Lyft to votersSAN FRANCISCO – Voters in Austin, Texas will get the chance to decide in May wh
Austin sends decision on Uber, Lyft to voters
USA Today / Posted 23 minutes ago
SAN FRANCISCO – Voters in Austin, Texas will get the chance to decide in May whether drivers for ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft must be fingerprinted and pay higher fees to the city than previously. After a sometimes rancorous petition... Read more
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Philly.com
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic controlA private corporation would be able to set fees for use of air traffic services
House committee passes bill to privatize air traffic control
Philly.com / Posted 25 minutes ago
A private corporation would be able to set fees for use of air traffic services, which would produce a steady revenue stream and enable it to issue bonds and raise capital. Shuster said that would speed up deployment of the new system, which is... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 28 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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People Magazine
Scandal Recap: 'It's Hard Out Here for a General' "Lovers of liberty, we are back." Sally Langston's salutation to Scandal view
Scandal Recap: 'It's Hard Out Here for a General'
People Magazine / Posted 28 minutes ago
"Lovers of liberty, we are back." Sally Langston's salutation to Scandal viewers was the perfect start to the midseason premiere – all the more fitting because it's now a real-life election year with... Read more
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The Irish Times
Emilie (22) started experiencing arthritis symptoms in school: ‘I could barely walk’Emilie McCarthy (22) first started experiencing arthritic symptoms when she sta
Emilie (22) started experiencing arthritis symptoms in school: ‘I could barely walk’
The Irish Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
Emilie McCarthy (22) first started experiencing arthritic symptoms when she started secondary school. “My legs weren’t working properly while walking up the stairs and I was in a lot of pain. Her GP ruled out growing pains and other conditions and... Read more
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NBC New York
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC New York / Posted 29 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 30 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC Chicago
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Chicago / Posted 31 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC Washington
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Washington / Posted 31 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC Bay Area / Posted 32 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential ForumFour Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion
GOP Hopefuls Attend SC Presidential Forum
NBC San Diego / Posted 32 minutes ago
Four Republican presidential hopefuls are among those expected at a discussion on faith issues in South Carolina, a week before the state's first primary election. The Conservative Leadership Project says Wednesday former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Poll bets alarmed over technical glitchesCANDIDATES on Friday expressed worries over the ability of the Commission on El
Poll bets alarmed over technical glitches
Manila Standard Today / Posted 33 minutes ago
CANDIDATES on Friday expressed worries over the ability of the Commission on Elections to conduct an orderly and credible election in May after the poll body admitted that there were glitches in the software controlling its automated voting... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Etch A Sketch sold to Canadian firm after nearly 50 years of US productionThe Ohio Art Company, makers of the Etch A Sketch toy, has been sold to a Canad
Etch A Sketch sold to Canadian firm after nearly 50 years of US production
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 35 minutes ago
The Ohio Art Company, makers of the Etch A Sketch toy, has been sold to a Canadian firm after more than half a century of continuous production in the US. The terms of the sale to Toronto-based Spin Master, have not been disclosed but executives at... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Party leaders decline to say whether they won TV debate | Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 05:04 pm By Fiachra Ó Cionnai
Party leaders decline to say whether they won TV debate
Irish Examiner / Posted 36 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 05:04 pm By Fiachra Ó Cionnaith, Political Reporter Almost one in five adults in Ireland... Read more
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Artvoice
Artvoice DailyIf you read Artvoice last week (09/16/10) you learned that Antoine Thompson had
Artvoice Daily
Artvoice / Posted 36 minutes ago
If you read Artvoice last week (09/16/10) you learned that Antoine Thompson had garnered 13,487 votes to his opponents’ 10,751 in the democratic primary for state senate. A plurality of over 2,000 votes. But there was considerably more opposition... Read more
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Daily Herald
Kasich works to assure South Carolina of conservative recordNORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina'
Kasich works to assure South Carolina of conservative record
Daily Herald / Posted 37 minutes ago
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential primary hoping to build on a strong showing in New Hampshire, but he's refusing to tailor or shift his message to fit the state's more... Read more
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ABC News
Kasich Works to Assure South Carolina of Conservative RecordAn energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential pr
Kasich Works to Assure South Carolina of Conservative Record
ABC News / Posted 39 minutes ago
An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential primary hoping to build on a strong showing in New Hampshire, but he's refusing to tailor or shift his message to fit the state's more conservative electorate. "People told... Read more
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Mt. Pleasant News
Chapter NZ talk history of P.E.O. groupChapter NZ of the P.E.O. Sisterhood met for their meeting on Monday, Jan. 25, 2
Chapter NZ talk history of P.E.O. group
Mt. Pleasant News / Posted 40 minutes ago
Chapter NZ of the P.E.O. Sisterhood met for their meeting on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in the home of Karen Brimhall with Connie Geiser and Marcia Kentner serving as co-hostesses. President Betty Lowe presided at the business meeting with 22 members... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Clinton’s struggle to win over this key segment of the Obama coalitionHillary Clinton is struggling to win over white female voters and millennials.
Clinton’s struggle to win over this key segment of the Obama coalition
The Globe and Mail / Posted 41 minutes ago
Hillary Clinton is struggling to win over white female voters and millennials. New Hampshire certainly showed that, and Iowa laid bare some weaknesses. Both demographic groups are part of a key coalition that helped the Democratic Party win the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Kenyan bishops celebrate mercy by donating food, clothing to thousandsA prominent Kenyan bishop said Lent is a time to celebrate and experience God's
Kenyan bishops celebrate mercy by donating food, clothing to thousands
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 41 minutes ago
A prominent Kenyan bishop said Lent is a time to celebrate and experience God's mercy, then donated clothing and food to more than 4,000 households on behalf of the bishops' conference. Bishop Cornelius Arap Korir of Eldoret, preaching in Ngong,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Candidates promise unity ahead of Central African Republic runoff voteFor more than two years, even going to the cemetery to bury a loved one could g
Candidates promise unity ahead of Central African Republic runoff vote
The Globe and Mail / Posted 41 minutes ago
For more than two years, even going to the cemetery to bury a loved one could get a mourner killed in Central African Republic. The threat of attacks from Christian militia fighters was once so high that Muslims here began burying their dead at... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCPublished Feb. 12, 2016 Dan Martin, the chairman of the Charleston County Boar
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 42 minutes ago
Published Feb. 12, 2016 Dan Martin, the chairman of the Charleston County Board of Elections and Voter Registration, offered sage advice to Mount Pleasant Town Council this week about how they should handle lawsuits. Martin told town council, which... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
KKK was not created for ‘law and order’State Rep. Tommy Benton created a firestorm of controversy two weeks ago when h
KKK was not created for ‘law and order’
The Jackson Herald / Posted 44 minutes ago
State Rep. Tommy Benton created a firestorm of controversy two weeks ago when he downplayed the racial violence created by the KKK in the years after the Civil War. According to Rep. Benton, the Klan “was not so much a racist thing but a vigilante... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rushern Baker spars with notorious puppet, survivesWe’re not sure what Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III expec
Rushern Baker spars with notorious puppet, survives
The Daily Record / Posted 44 minutes ago
We’re not sure what Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III expected to encounter while serving as a campaign surrogate for Martin O’Malley at a recent Democratic presidential debate in South Carolina, but it probably wasn’t a close... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Fox and Friends’ found a black person to compare Clinton and Sanders to ‘grand wizards of the KKK’“Fox and Friends” hosted a black conservative blogger who compared Democratic p
‘Fox and Friends’ found a black person to compare Clinton and Sanders to ‘grand wizards of the KKK’
Raw Story / Posted 45 minutes ago
“Fox and Friends” hosted a black conservative blogger who compared Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders to Ku Klux Klan leaders. Crystal Wright, a blogger at Conservative Black Chick and the author of “Con Job,”... Read more
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CBC.ca
Pay now or pay more later: Albertans look to avoid coming tax painIke Kolias is planning to pay a big tax bill in April. And he's happy about it.
Pay now or pay more later: Albertans look to avoid coming tax pain
CBC.ca / Posted 45 minutes ago
Ike Kolias is planning to pay a big tax bill in April. And he's happy about it. Kolias is claiming four years of income from his investment business all in 2015. That's because starting in 2016, his taxes are going up — way up. Claiming the income... Read more
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Toronto Star
Epic federal election was a victory for democracy: DelacourtElections Canada also introduced an online voter registration service, which 1.
Epic federal election was a victory for democracy: Delacourt
Toronto Star / Posted 48 minutes ago
Elections Canada also introduced an online voter registration service, which 1.7 million people used to see if they were on the voters list. More than 300,000 people in Canada got onto the voters’ list through this new online route, according to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shorten to rally troops at NSW conferenceOpposition Leader expected to whip up the party faithful at this weekend's NSW
Shorten to rally troops at NSW conference
The Courier Mail / Posted 49 minutes ago
Opposition Leader expected to whip up the party faithful at this weekend's NSW Labor conference. As the federal election looms, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is expected to whip up the party faithful at this weekend's NSW Labor conference. Mr... Read more
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CNBC
The 'Twitter capital' is going off ... TwitterTwitter on Wednesday reported its first quarter since going public with no grow
The 'Twitter capital' is going off ... Twitter
CNBC / Posted 50 minutes ago
Twitter on Wednesday reported its first quarter since going public with no growth in users, and announced changes to its global service. Among younger users - active Twitter users in the 16-24 year age range - Indonesia lags Spain, Mexico and the... Read more
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Reuters
CBS invites most Republican presidential candidates to debateRepublican U.S. presidential candidates (L-R) Governor John Kasich, former HP C
CBS invites most Republican presidential candidates to debate
Reuters / Posted 50 minutes ago
Republican U.S. presidential candidates (L-R) Governor John Kasich, former HP CEO Carly Fiorina, Senator Marco Rubio, Dr. Ben Carson, businessman Donald Trump, Senator Ted Cruz, former Governor Jeb Bush, Governor Chris Christie and Senator Rand Paul... Read more
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