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Belfast Telegraph
Ireland left to count cost of defeat as injuries mount Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton was forced from the pitch with another injury
Ireland left to count cost of defeat as injuries mount
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 minutes ago
Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton was forced from the pitch with another injury Rory Best admitted Ireland blew a "massive opportunity" for victory in France that could well end their hopes of a... Read more
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The Star
Traffic on major highways mostly smoothPETALING JAYA: In contrast to previous years, traffic heading into the city aft
Traffic on major highways mostly smooth
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
PETALING JAYA: In contrast to previous years, traffic heading into the city after the long Chinese New Year break seems to be heavy but smooth. Star traffic team head Priscilla Patrick said other than a 300m crawl at the Sungai Besi toll heading out... Read more
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New York Post
Mike Birbiglia's hilarious 'Thank God for Jokes' is a must-seeThe latest entry in the Encores! series of neglected musicals is “Cabin in the
Mike Birbiglia's hilarious 'Thank God for Jokes' is a must-see
New York Post / Posted 20 hours ago
The latest entry in the Encores! series of neglected musicals is “Cabin in the Sky,” which in 1940 boasted an all-black cast led by Ethel Waters. Modern, overly PC souls will instinctively distrust a show for African-American performers written by an... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Part-time author and commuter has a novel approach to writingA CREATIVE commuter has put his morning journeys to good use by penning a novel
Part-time author and commuter has a novel approach to writing
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 hours ago
A CREATIVE commuter has put his morning journeys to good use by penning a novel about bounty hunters in early 1900s America. Part-time author Martin Marais, from Freeland, near Witney, is celebrating after self-publishing his second adventure. And... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Part-time author and commuter has a novel approach to writingA CREATIVE commuter has put his morning journeys to good use by penning a novel
Part-time author and commuter has a novel approach to writing
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 hours ago
A CREATIVE commuter has put his morning journeys to good use by penning a novel about bounty hunters in early 1900s America. Part-time author Martin Marais, from Freeland, near Witney, is celebrating after self-publishing his second adventure. And... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Defeating ‘Daeshism’Political analysts now commonly make a distinction between “terrorism” and “ter
Defeating ‘Daeshism’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Political analysts now commonly make a distinction between “terrorism” and “terrorists”. The former is an “act”, and before that a “concept” which, as I have previously discussed, has its origins in the political thought of the Kharijites. The latter... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC should face legal action for defending oath-breaker Zuma: CopeThat’s the view of the Congress of the People’s (Cope) Dennis Bloem who said Zu
ANC should face legal action for defending oath-breaker Zuma: Cope
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
That’s the view of the Congress of the People’s (Cope) Dennis Bloem who said Zuma “allowed ANC ministers‚ deputy ministers and MPs to frustrate‚ belittle and attack the public protector in clear violation…of the Constitution”. “The ANC-led... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Cope: ANC members should face legal action for defending ZumaThe failure to recall President Jacob Zuma for violating “his oath of office by
Cope: ANC members should face legal action for defending Zuma
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The failure to recall President Jacob Zuma for violating “his oath of office by omission and commission” makes the African National Congress (ANC) “subject…to legal action as well”. That’s the view of the Congress of the People’s (Cope) Dennis Bloem... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Clinton and Sanders are polite but pointed in MilwaukeeA HARD political problem faces Hillary Clinton, as she works out how to defeat
Clinton and Sanders are polite but pointed in Milwaukee
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
A HARD political problem faces Hillary Clinton, as she works out how to defeat Senator Bernie Sanders, the left-wing populist running against her for the Democratic presidential nomination. Her most powerful argument is that Mr Sanders is peddling... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
The growth gambit Investors often fantasise about buying shares in the next Google – now Alphab
The growth gambit
Investors Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Investors often fantasise about buying shares in the next Google – now Alphabet (US:GOOG) – or Facebook (US:FB) before the business hits the big time. Backing the biotech that develops the next blockbuster drug, unearthing the... Read more
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Computer Weekly
Cirba sets cloud decision control for the heart of the sunIf software runs the world, then shouldn't software-defined infrastructure cont
Cirba sets cloud decision control for the heart of the sun
Computer Weekly / Posted yesterday
If software runs the world, then shouldn't software-defined infrastructure control solutions form the mantle and liquid magma at the core of the planet? This is perhaps the gambit that Cirba is going for with its workload routing and management... Read more
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Daily Record
Indy label Chemikal Underground celebrate 21 years of successTwenty one years later, they’ve launched the careers of some of Britain’s best-
Indy label Chemikal Underground celebrate 21 years of success
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Twenty one years later, they’ve launched the careers of some of Britain’s best-loved indie bands and been garlanded with an array of industry gongs. They were established by the members of The Delgados to release their first single in 1994. Within... Read more
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Zero Hedge
OPEC Will Not Blink FirstSubmitted by Arthur Berman via OilPrice.com, An OPEC production cut is unlikel
OPEC Will Not Blink First
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Submitted by Arthur Berman via OilPrice.com, An OPEC production cut is unlikely until U.S. production declines by about another million barrels per day (mmbpd). OPEC won’t cut because it would accomplish nothing beyond a short-term increase in... Read more
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Super Sport
Van Zyl starts strong in Tshwane Open Jaco van Zyl confirmed his reputation as a fast starter with loops of 43 and
Van Zyl starts strong in Tshwane Open
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
Jaco van Zyl confirmed his reputation as a fast starter with loops of 43 and 32 for a six under par 66 in round one of the Tshwane Open at Pretoria Country Club on Thursday. The 13-time Sunshine Tour winner... Read more
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The Forward
Why Bludgeoning Bernie Sanders on Israel Won’t Help Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton was dealt a hard blow when Bernie Sanders won by a landslide in
Why Bludgeoning Bernie Sanders on Israel Won’t Help Hillary Clinton
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
Hillary Clinton was dealt a hard blow when Bernie Sanders won by a landslide in New Hampshire, causing some to speculate that the Clinton team might be looking for ways to hit the Vermont socialist and stymie his momentum. Reporting in The Forward,... Read more
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Salon.com
Jeb Bush is this bad at winning primaries: Why his South Carolina game plan won’t unseat Donald TrumpWith the losses last week of Mike Huckabee, Rick Santorum and Rand Paul in the
Jeb Bush is this bad at winning primaries: Why his South Carolina game plan won’t unseat Donald Trump
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
With the losses last week of Mike Huckabee, Rick Santorum and Rand Paul in the wake of the Iowa caucuses, and now Carly Fiorina and Chris Christie after New Hampshire, the GOP clown bus has been traded in for a nice sedan and the whole troop has... Read more
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The Advocate
Celebrities air post-election feelings onlineLOS ANGELES (AP) — Mariah Carey was so excited about President Barack Obama’s r
Celebrities air post-election feelings online
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mariah Carey was so excited about President Barack Obama’s re-election that she released a new song in his honor. Beyoncé popped up on Instagram with a rebuke for Mitt Romney, while Romney supporter Elisabeth Hasselbeck sent out a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Latest proposal is the wrong tax cut for NC | News & Observer February 10, 2016 6:18 PM Raising deduction not the way
Latest proposal is the wrong tax cut for NC
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer February 10, 2016 6:18 PM Raising deduction not the way Earned Income Tax Credit should be restored Loss of revenue uncertain Republican... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Fasten Your Seatbelts": Kyle Bass Previews The Collapse Of China's $34 Trillion Banking SectorEarlier this month, Kyle Bass asked a funny question in a discussion with CNBC’
"Fasten Your Seatbelts": Kyle Bass Previews The Collapse Of China's $34 Trillion Banking Sector
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Earlier this month, Kyle Bass asked a funny question in a discussion with CNBC’s David Faber. To wit: “If some fund manager in Texas is saying that your currency is dramatically overvalued, you shouldn’t care on a $10 trillion economy with $34... Read more
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Breitbart
The Nuclear Option: Donald Trump Built a Juggernaut and Had the Media Pay for ItWhy does the mainstream media heap such scorn and disbelief on Donald Trump ove
The Nuclear Option: Donald Trump Built a Juggernaut and Had the Media Pay for It
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Why does the mainstream media heap such scorn and disbelief on Donald Trump over his promise to build a great wall along the border with Mexico — and make Mexico pay for it? After all, Donald Trump has built a winning presidential campaign — and made... Read more
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The Washington Times
Military-industrial-terrorism complex turning failure into triumphsThe modus operandi of the multi-trillion dollar military-industrial-terrorism c
Military-industrial-terrorism complex turning failure into triumphs
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
The modus operandi of the multi-trillion dollar military-industrial-terrorism complex (MITC) is as transparent as is Donald Trump’s narcissism. The MITC manufactures conflicts by gratuitous interventions abroad. Then it demands trillions of dollars... Read more
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Newsmax
Kasich: 'Light Overcame Darkness of Negative Campaigning'Ohio Gov. John Kasich reveled in a second-place win in the New Hampshire GOP pr
Kasich: 'Light Overcame Darkness of Negative Campaigning'
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Ohio Gov. John Kasich reveled in a second-place win in the New Hampshire GOP primary Tuesday night, telling cheering supporters, "There's magic in the air with this campaign." "How could any man be so lucky to have all of you, to be so happy about... Read more
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The Washington Times
CHARLES HURT: Donald Trump built a juggernaut and had the media pay for itANALYSIS/OPINION: Why does the mainstream media heap such scorn and disbelief
CHARLES HURT: Donald Trump built a juggernaut and had the media pay for it
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Why does the mainstream media heap such scorn and disbelief on Donald Trump over his promise to build a great wall along the border with Mexico — and make Mexico pay for it? After all, Donald Trump has built a winning presidential... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Protest candidates, Trump, Sanders, capture New Hampshire primaryRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a town hall campai
Protest candidates, Trump, Sanders, capture New Hampshire primary
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a town hall campaign event at the Londonderry Lions Club, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in Londonderry, N.H. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, David Goldman MANCHESTER, N.H. - A pair of protest candidates... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Introduces National Hacker-Defense PlanPresident Barack Obama signed two executive orders on Tuesday about cybersecuri
Obama Introduces National Hacker-Defense Plan
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
President Barack Obama signed two executive orders on Tuesday about cybersecurity and described his Cybersecurity National Action Plan in a Wall Street Journal op-ed. Critics will wonder why many of the ideas in the National Action Plan were not... Read more
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Reuters
Mrs Watanabe loses faith in Abenomics, turns bullish on yenTOKYO Japanese retail traders have turned bullish on the yen for the first time
Mrs Watanabe loses faith in Abenomics, turns bullish on yen
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
TOKYO Japanese retail traders have turned bullish on the yen for the first time in 2-1/2 years, a telling sign they are losing confidence over government efforts to cheapen the currency. The change in sentiment comes as more investors globally... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Deadly attack on Indian air base is blamed on Pakistani militants, clouding peace talksMilitants wearing army uniforms stormed an Indian air force base near the Pakis
Deadly attack on Indian air base is blamed on Pakistani militants, clouding peace talks
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Militants wearing army uniforms stormed an Indian air force base near the Pakistani border early Saturday, setting off a daylong battle that left five assailants and three Indian soldiers dead, according to officials and media reports. Four... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why Ajit Singh cannot be underestimated in Uttar PradeshWith Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal (United) and Ajit Singh’s Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD
Why Ajit Singh cannot be underestimated in Uttar Pradesh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
With Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal (United) and Ajit Singh’s Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) initiating merger talks, the spotlight is slowly shifting to the key battleground state of Uttar Pradesh, which will see assembly elections in early 2017. A glance at... Read more
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The Register
Don't you see these simple facts? Destroy Facebook and restore human LibertyFoTW What could be more warmly received on this brisk winter's day than a delic
Don't you see these simple facts? Destroy Facebook and restore human Liberty
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
FoTW What could be more warmly received on this brisk winter's day than a delicious, heartfelt bellow of rage from a Commentard who could bear it no more. This is especially the case for the subjects of the story which elicited this pearl, the... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Malaysia’s AG: Whistle-blowing Detrimental to HealthMalaysia’s Attorney General, Mohamed Apandi Ali, appointed in July 2015, is tur
Malaysia’s AG: Whistle-blowing Detrimental to Health
Asia Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Malaysia’s Attorney General, Mohamed Apandi Ali, appointed in July 2015, is turning out to be a jack-of-all-trades who appears ominously comfortable carrying out favors for Prime Minister Najib Razak and the United Malays National Organization.... Read more
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New Kerala
Real Sociedad clobber Espanyol 5-0Cornella de Llobregat (Spain), Feb 9 : Spanish football club Espanyol suffered
Real Sociedad clobber Espanyol 5-0
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Cornella de Llobregat (Spain), Feb 9 : Spanish football club Espanyol suffered an embarrassing 0-5 home defeat here by Real Sociedad, who picked up their first away win in La Liga since Eusebio Sacristan replaced David Moyes as coach in November.... Read more
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IGN
The X-Files: "Home Again" ReviewWarning: Full spoilers for the episode below. A bit of a backslide here this w
The X-Files: "Home Again" Review
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. A bit of a backslide here this week with "Home Again," though it was definitely the most emotionally hefty of these new chapters so far. While we all slowly discover what these six new X-Files episodes... Read more
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IGN
The X-Files: "Home Again" ReviewWarning: Full spoilers for the episode below. A bit of a backslide here this w
The X-Files: "Home Again" Review
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. A bit of a backslide here this week with "Home Again," though it was definitely the most emotionally hefty of these new chapters so far. While we all slowly discover what these six new X-Files episodes... Read more
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The Space Review
To look out from a higher plateau: the naming of Onizuka Air Force StationAmerican memory is fickle, especially when it comes to space history. Starting
To look out from a higher plateau: the naming of Onizuka Air Force Station
The Space Review / Posted 4 days ago
American memory is fickle, especially when it comes to space history. Starting on January 27, the following seven days contain the dates of three fatal disasters in the American space program: the Apollo 1 fire in 1967, the Challenger explosion in... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Winning the Super Bowl the old-fashioned wayONE POPULAR explanation for why the National Football League (NFL) has introduc
Winning the Super Bowl the old-fashioned way
Namibia Economist / Posted 5 days ago
ONE POPULAR explanation for why the National Football League (NFL) has introduced so many rules favouring passing offences is that higher-scoring games have more appeal to casual fans. If there is any credence to the theory, then one can only imagine... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Pat's View: Where’d You Get That Scar? "One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last of courage
Pat's View: Where’d You Get That Scar?
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
"One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.” ---Miguel de Cervantes Some years ago (my kids figure it... Read more
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Gawker
America Is Giving Out Free Data to Chipotle TodayChipotle is closed this afternoon because the company gave a bunch of people E.
America Is Giving Out Free Data to Chipotle Today
Gawker / Posted 5 days ago
Chipotle is closed this afternoon because the company gave a bunch of people E. coli and now must make a grand public showing of how serious they are about not poisoning us. As part of this savvy public relations gambit, the company announced today... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Tribute to the Classical ArtsWinners of awards for outstanding performances of classical music, opera and da
Tribute to the Classical Arts
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 days ago
Winners of awards for outstanding performances of classical music, opera and dance in the New Orleans area in 2015 were announced at the luncheon Jan. 26 at the Hotel Monteleone. Winners included well-established arts... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Course Interview: Alan WalterAs the bartender at Loa (221 Camp St., 504-553-9550; www.ihhotel.com) in the In
Course Interview: Alan Walter
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 days ago
As the bartender at Loa (221 Camp St., 504-553-9550; www.ihhotel.com) in the International House Hotel, Alan Walter is known for his narrative drink descriptions and tinctures, syrups and bitters he makes using local produce and herbs. Walter, who... Read more
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Salon.com
This is Marco Rubio’s last move: He needs to team with Donald Trump nowMarco Rubio is not going to win the race to represent the Republican Party in N
This is Marco Rubio’s last move: He needs to team with Donald Trump now
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Marco Rubio is not going to win the race to represent the Republican Party in November’s presidential election. If there was ever any doubt about that, it was put to rest on Saturday night when he robotically kept repeating what was apparently the... Read more
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Mashable
Chipotle will shut down all its stores today and rivals are rubbing salsa in the woundThe great Chipotle shutdown of 2016 is officially under way. Chipotle will be
Chipotle will shut down all its stores today and rivals are rubbing salsa in the wound
Mashable / Posted 5 days ago
The great Chipotle shutdown of 2016 is officially under way. Chipotle will be shutting down all of its stores across the U.S. on Monday throughout the entire lunch rush to hold a company-wide meeting about its recent E.coli crisis and food safety... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Gambit's Digital Edition, February 9, 2016All content included on or in this issue, such as text, photos, logos, advertis
Gambit's Digital Edition, February 9, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 days ago
All content included on or in this issue, such as text, photos, logos, advertisements, graphics, computer code, and the arrangement and selection of such content, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, and/or other intellectual property rights of... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
French ex-budget minister on trial for tax fraudThe 63-year-old faces up to seven years in jail and two million euros ($2.2 mil
French ex-budget minister on trial for tax fraud
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The 63-year-old faces up to seven years in jail and two million euros ($2.2 million) in fines if found guilty of stashing offshore his earnings from a lucrative hair-transplant business he ran with his now ex-wife. The Cahuzac scandal was the first... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Book review: 'The Bone Labyrinth' by James Rollins“The Bone Labyrinth” by James Rollins (William Morrow, 496 pages, in stores) A
Book review: 'The Bone Labyrinth' by James Rollins
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
“The Bone Labyrinth” by James Rollins (William Morrow, 496 pages, in stores) A strain of sexism and racism infects most novels in the action-thriller genre. The virus has altered over time, becoming more cunning and better able to hide itself. It... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
An outrageous tax-skipping scamBurger King’s tax avoidance scheme was stomach turning. Pfizer’s gambit gave us
An outrageous tax-skipping scam
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Burger King’s tax avoidance scheme was stomach turning. Pfizer’s gambit gave us a big headache. But this latest tax-skipping scam by Johnson Controls is enough to drive anyone bonkers, not just Bernie Sanders. The auto parts manufacturer announced... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
KOCO Oscar predictions: Actress in a Supporting RoleThe Academy Awards is three weeks away, and KOCO 5 is breaking down six of the
KOCO Oscar predictions: Actress in a Supporting Role
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 6 days ago
The Academy Awards is three weeks away, and KOCO 5 is breaking down six of the major categories. Digital editors Jonathan Greco and Zak Patterson break down Actress in a Supporting Role. Winners from Other Major Awards: Greco: Alicia Vikander. She... Read more
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Londonist
Where To Watch The 2016 Super Bowl In LondonIf you like your sports stars wearing helmets and shoulder pads like a suped-up
Where To Watch The 2016 Super Bowl In London
Londonist / Posted 6 days ago
If you like your sports stars wearing helmets and shoulder pads like a suped-up 80s power-dresser, then you’re probably interested in the Super Bowl which takes place this Sunday — 7 February. The biggest sporting event the States has to offer is... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Film found: ‘Pages of Death’A 16mm print of the film “Pages of Death” was recently discovered in the collec
Film found: ‘Pages of Death’
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
A 16mm print of the film “Pages of Death” was recently discovered in the collection of the Portland-based Oregon Historical Society (OHS). Before this discovery, the film had been included on a list of lost films, defined as films in which no copy is... Read more
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FOX News
With Obama's budget proposal Tuesday comes Ryan's first big testPresident Obama on Tuesday delivers his annual budget proposal to Congress. And
With Obama's budget proposal Tuesday comes Ryan's first big test
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
President Obama on Tuesday delivers his annual budget proposal to Congress. And congressional Republicans will immediately excoriate him for the course he charts in the non-binding spending blueprint. It focuses on the wrong things. The priorities... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Economist watch: Cruz denies climate changeThe Economist, about Ted Cruz, in an article about his presidential hopes: Con
Economist watch: Cruz denies climate change
ScienceBlogs / Posted 6 days ago
The Economist, about Ted Cruz, in an article about his presidential hopes: Conversely his appeal to moderates is limited. He has had little to say to or about the poor, beyond his perpetual gratitude that, when his father was washing dishes for 50... Read more
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