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PGA European Tour
Form horse Stow confident in Czech RepublicTour tournaments this season have been won by young English prospects - Jordan
Form horse Stow confident in Czech Republic
PGA European Tour / Posted 16 hours ago
Tour tournaments this season have been won by young English prospects - Jordan L Smith at the Egyptian Challenge and Gary King at the Montecchia Open by Lyoness ¬– so there is no shortage of inspiration for Stow as he chases a maiden... Read more
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DW
How pro-government trolls 'guide' China's online debate | Live Blogs |are government employees asked to do this extra task during their regular jobs,
How pro-government trolls 'guide' China's online debate | Live Blogs |
DW / Posted yesterday
are government employees asked to do this extra task during their regular jobs," Harvard University political scientist Gary King, one of the three authors of the study, told DW. Analyzing a set of leaked emails to and from the account of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
True Enough: Some politicians are impervious to fact-checkingand comments praising President Vladimir Putin and assailing his adversaries. C
True Enough: Some politicians are impervious to fact-checking
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
and comments praising President Vladimir Putin and assailing his adversaries. China has what a paper published Thursday by Gary King, Jennifer Pan and Margaret Roberts calls the “50 cent party”—an army that produces an estimated 488 million... Read more
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Phayul
Chinese government fabricates 488 million social media posts a year: studyefforts and also to distract its citizens from more political and social proble
Chinese government fabricates 488 million social media posts a year: study
Phayul / Posted 4 days ago
efforts and also to distract its citizens from more political and social problems, so say a study by US based researchers. Gary King, who leads the team says the prime objectives of the bogus posts are to divert people’s attention from political... Read more
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Sky News Australia
China fakes 488m social media posts, studyfake social media posts a year to divert citizens' attention from adverse or em
China fakes 488m social media posts, study
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
fake social media posts a year to divert citizens' attention from adverse or embarrassing news, according to researchers. Gary King, a political scientist at Harvard University, has compiled the first study of its kind of the secretive Fifty Cent... Read more
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The Register
China caught astroturfing social networksarguing with skeptics of the party and the government, and to not even discuss
China caught astroturfing social networks
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
arguing with skeptics of the party and the government, and to not even discuss controversial issues," say report authors Gary King, Jennifer Pan, and Margaret Roberts. "We infer that the goal of this massive secretive operation is instead to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
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News 8000
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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Daily Telegraph
China wins the internet: officials post 488 million comments a daythey are said to receive per internet post. However, the scale of the operatio
China wins the internet: officials post 488 million comments a day
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
they are said to receive per internet post. However, the scale of the operation as uncovered by a team led by Professor Gary King, a political scientist at Harvard University, was beyond anything previously imagined. His team “reverse... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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WJXT Jacksonville
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
5d
Fortune
Here's How the Chinese Government Really Manipulates Social Mediasuggesting that the evidence contradicts conventional wisdom about the purpose
Here's How the Chinese Government Really Manipulates Social Media
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
suggesting that the evidence contradicts conventional wisdom about the purpose of this program. The researchers—Gary King, Jennifer Pan, and Margaret Roberts—on Thursday published what they said was the first empirical analysis of how... Read more
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International Business Times
China fabricates 488 million social media posts a year for strategic distraction, says study study suggests. The goal behind the secret operation is apparently to distract
China fabricates 488 million social media posts a year for strategic distraction, says study
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
study suggests. The goal behind the secret operation is apparently to distract people from bad news and political debates. Gary King, Jennifer Pan and Margaret E Roberts conducted their systematic study — How the Chinese Government Fabricates... Read more
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thebee
China Fakes 488m Social Media Posts - Studyfake social media posts a year to divert citizens' attention from adverse or em
China Fakes 488m Social Media Posts - Study
thebee / Posted 5 days ago
fake social media posts a year to divert citizens' attention from adverse or embarrassing news, according to researchers. Gary King, a political scientist at Harvard University, has compiled the first study of its kind of the secretive Fifty Cent... Read more
5d
The Financial Express
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party’s rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party’s rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China’s push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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The Wilmington Star-News
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a yearmonitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, le
Fake in China: 488 million social media posts a year
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
monitor and censor activity on homegrown social media sites. The new study, led by Harvard University data scientist Gary King, looks at China's "Fifty Cent Party," referring to the people rumored to be paid 50 Chinese cents (US$0.08) by the... Read more
28 related stories
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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The Hamilton Journal News
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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Hawaii News Now
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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Daily Herald
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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ABC News
Chinese Government-Backed Social Media Users Flood Webone of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic stu
Chinese Government-Backed Social Media Users Flood Web
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
one of the most opaque aspects of the Communist Party's rule. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China's push to influence public opinion by... Read more
28 related stories
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Inquirier.net
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webmedia posts a year to influence public opinion about the country. The academic
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
media posts a year to influence public opinion about the country. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China’s push to influence public opinion by... Read more
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Salon.com
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Webmedia posts a year to influence public opinion about the country. The academic
Chinese government-backed social media users flood Web
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
media posts a year to influence public opinion about the country. The academic study led by Harvard political scientist Gary King claims to be one of the first in-depth looks into the inner workings of China’s push to influence public opinion by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
China's 50 cent army writes nearly 450 million fake social media comments a yearemploys hundreds of thousands of people, the so-called "50 cent army", to write
China's 50 cent army writes nearly 450 million fake social media comments a year
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
employs hundreds of thousands of people, the so-called "50 cent army", to write comments on the internet. New research by Gary King, Jennifer Pan and Margaret Roberts (whom I'll refer to as KPR for convenience) uses sophisticated techniques of... Read more
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Mashable
Why China fakes 488 million social media posts a yeareffort to distract its citizens from bad news and sensitive political debates,
Why China fakes 488 million social media posts a year
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
effort to distract its citizens from bad news and sensitive political debates, according to a study. Three scholars led by Gary King, a political scientist at Harvard University who specializes in using quantitative data to analyze public policy,... Read more
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News 8000
Eau Claire officer cleared in shootingBriski shot and wounded Sol Armer Jan. 24. The investigation report released Tu
Eau Claire officer cleared in shooting
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
Briski shot and wounded Sol Armer Jan. 24. The investigation report released Tuesday by Eau Claire County District Attorney Gary King, says Armer had a blade about 10 inches long and refused to drop the weapon. One of the two other officers with... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Road to Oman revs into fifth gearfeeder competition to the Challenge Tour, and he carried on his winning ways wi
Road to Oman revs into fifth gear
PGA European Tour / Posted 8 days ago
feeder competition to the Challenge Tour, and he carried on his winning ways with a wire-to-wire win in Egypt. Englishman Gary King, who won twice on the EuroProTour and once on the Mena Golf Tour in 2015, also continued his hot streak on the 2016... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Construction Continues on I-95 in New Haven as Summer Approachesto the left and one lane to the right. “I’m so used to it, you know you just g
Construction Continues on I-95 in New Haven as Summer Approaches
NBC Connecticut / Posted 9 days ago
to the left and one lane to the right. “I’m so used to it, you know you just get used to slowing down that’s all,” said Gary King from Nantucket, Massachusetts. Motorists can expect traffic back-ups by Long Wharf through the summer, but the... Read more
10d
PGA European Tour
Gary crowned King of MontecchiaGary King held his nerve to seal a maiden Challenge Tour title, birdieing his f
Gary crowned King of Montecchia
PGA European Tour / Posted 10 days ago
Gary King held his nerve to seal a maiden Challenge Tour title, birdieing his final hole from the greenside bunker to win the Montecchia Open by Lyoness. The Englishman knew a four on the 18th hole would be enough for victory but pushed his approach... Read more
10d
PGA European Tour
King hoping to reign after Montecchia rainGary King will take a one shot lead into the final round of the rain-affected M
King hoping to reign after Montecchia rain
PGA European Tour / Posted 10 days ago
Gary King will take a one shot lead into the final round of the rain-affected Montecchia Open by Lyoness after an eight under par second round of 64 took him to 15 under par at Golf della Montecchia. The Englishman had to return to complete his... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Hurley grabs early Montecchia lead before storms hitabout myself and hopefully I can learn a bit more tomorrow.” Still to complete
Hurley grabs early Montecchia lead before storms hit
PGA European Tour / Posted 11 days ago
about myself and hopefully I can learn a bit more tomorrow.” Still to complete his round when the thunder rolled in was Gary King, who had just rolled in a birdie on the 14th to move to 15 under par, and into the overall lead, when the klaxons... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Bjӧrk's birdie blitz earns Montecchia Open leadder Vaart eagled the ninth on his way to joining Hurley on eight under par, whi
Bjӧrk's birdie blitz earns Montecchia Open lead
PGA European Tour / Posted 12 days ago
der Vaart eagled the ninth on his way to joining Hurley on eight under par, while one shot further back are England’s Gary King and Andrea Pavan, playing on home soil, who both shot bogey-free rounds of 64 to put them in fourth place ahead of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Where will your adventure take you?converted or have enjoyed many sailings with P&O Cruises, there is always somet
Where will your adventure take you?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
converted or have enjoyed many sailings with P&O Cruises, there is always something to amaze and inspire. Three writers – Gary King (a newbie), Emma Hughes (convert) and Alex James (veteran) recently experienced life on board and you can read... Read more
13d
Elmira Star-Gazette
HS Report: Thursday’s high school scoreboard(Vestal) def. Austin Benenati-Zayn Harper (Norwich), 6-1, 6-2. First round: Go
HS Report: Thursday’s high school scoreboard
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
(Vestal) def. Austin Benenati-Zayn Harper (Norwich), 6-1, 6-2. First round: Goosman-Greene (M-E) def. Nick Almy-Gary King (Owego), 6-1, 6-0; Nichols-Root (SV) def. Thomas Corey-Josef Verdesoto (JC), 6-2, 4-6, 6-3; Fiske-Niermeyer... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Families allege nursing home abuse that led to injury, deathare sharing their stories with Action 7 News. The lawsuit was originally filed
Families allege nursing home abuse that led to injury, death
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
are sharing their stories with Action 7 News. The lawsuit was originally filed by former New Mexico Attorney General Gary King, and is now being spearheaded by Attorney General Hector Balderas. In December of 2014, King sued Preferred Care... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Souhern Energy fish fry draws large crowdSunday, May 8, 2016 Southern Energy and Gary King held their annual fish fry F
Souhern Energy fish fry draws large crowd
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Sunday, May 8, 2016 Southern Energy and Gary King held their annual fish fry Friday at the company's Shelbyville headquarters. Many visitors enjoyed catfish and all the trimmings. See a gallery at t-g.... Read more
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