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The Globe and Mail
B.C. faces a balancing act when it comes to reining in skyrocketing house pricescost of real estate – a consuming issue in communities from Vancouver to Kelown
B.C. faces a balancing act when it comes to reining in skyrocketing house prices
The Globe and Mail / Posted 55 minutes ago
cost of real estate – a consuming issue in communities from Vancouver to Kelowna. Over the past week, politicians on both sides of the legislature have condemned “predatory practises” and “market manipulation” that may be driving the cost of a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Magic of the 3-Ingredient Chocolate Oblivion Truffle Torte, As Told By Rose Levy Beranbaumpictures of the cracked surface of my torte, only to slice into it later to fin
The Magic of the 3-Ingredient Chocolate Oblivion Truffle Torte, As Told By Rose Levy Beranbaum
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
pictures of the cracked surface of my torte, only to slice into it later to find it was perfectly smooth and delicious inside? Beranbaum's recipes are famously precise, but, as I found out, it's not because there's only one way to get them... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Whatipu: Westside storyan undertaking; it might be part of the same city, but it's a long way from the
Whatipu: Westside story
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
an undertaking; it might be part of the same city, but it's a long way from the North Shore to the black sand on the "other side". We decide to explore Whatipu, at the northern entrance to the Manukau Harbour, so head off through Titirangi and on to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
February has been full of surprisescedar and bohemian waxwings has been seen daily around town, rarely in the same
February has been full of surprises
The Mining Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
cedar and bohemian waxwings has been seen daily around town, rarely in the same neighborhood two days in a row. Probably a good thing as at least one sharp-shinned hawk and an occasional northern goshawk, both predators of songbirds, have also been... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, Feb. 12, 2016message, 570-842-6776. Bingo event: Community Library of Lake and Salem Twps.
Community Events Listings, Feb. 12, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
message, 570-842-6776. Bingo event: Community Library of Lake and Salem Twps. afternoon bingo, Feb. 27, 2 p.m., library, lower level; limited seating, pre-registration encouraged; $8/advance, $10/at door (if available), two single game boards,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Guardiola and Mourinho could renew rivalry in pre-season tour of Chinahas confirmed that he will leave Bayern Munich for Etihad Jose Mourinho has be
Guardiola and Mourinho could renew rivalry in pre-season tour of China
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
has confirmed that he will leave Bayern Munich for Etihad Jose Mourinho has been tipped to replace Louis van Gaal at Old Trafford Pair share an intense rivalry while coaches of Barcelona and Real Madrid United will play in the International... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?hours from Reno on one of the loneliest stretches of interstate in the United S
Can a Free-Market Plan Solve the West’s Water Crisis?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
hours from Reno on one of the loneliest stretches of interstate in the United States to visit the Diamond S Ranch, just outside the town of Winnemucca, Nevada. Before him, open fields stretched all the way to the Santa Rosa mountains, 30 miles... Read more
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KNAC.COM
MICHAEL MONROE Is 'Goin' Down With The Ship'us getting on the tour bus and hitting the road with our band. Ville Juurikkala
MICHAEL MONROE Is 'Goin' Down With The Ship'
KNAC.COM / Posted yesterday
us getting on the tour bus and hitting the road with our band. Ville Juurikkala, who shot the videos for "Ballad Of The Lower East Side", "Stained Glass Heart" and "Old King's Road" has done this new one, too. It was pretty easy to make and... Read more
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Quartz
Why men fightempirical investigation of the extremes of masculinity Your browser does not s
Why men fight
Quartz / Posted yesterday
empirical investigation of the extremes of masculinity Your browser does not support HTML5 video. Eric Cohen, a 27-year-old partner in a private equity firm, is a squat 155 pounds, a little soft around the belly, and presumably a lot richer than... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Plight of garment workers under scrutinyOutside a clothing factory in Calafat in southern Romanian early one morning, h
Plight of garment workers under scrutiny
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Outside a clothing factory in Calafat in southern Romanian early one morning, hundreds of workers crowd around makeshift stalls to stock up on snacks and drinks for their shift. The Italian-owned knitwear factory, Maglierie Cristian Impex, is the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Old Lyme And Florence Griswold Leaders Speak Against Proposal For Northeast Corridor Rail ServiceOLD LYME — About 60 conservationists, community leaders and historic preservati
Old Lyme And Florence Griswold Leaders Speak Against Proposal For Northeast Corridor Rail Service
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
OLD LYME — About 60 conservationists, community leaders and historic preservationists gathered at the Florence Griswold Museum on Wednesday to declare they'll fight any effort to bring high-speed rail through the town's center. "I thought 'My god,... Read more
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Gawker
Curtis Sliwa's Guardian Angels Are Looking for Troublethrough the great steel snake of the train and looking for crimes in progress,
Curtis Sliwa's Guardian Angels Are Looking for Trouble
Gawker / Posted 2 days ago
through the great steel snake of the train and looking for crimes in progress, nearly 40 years ago. He was a 23-year-old McDonald’s night manager in the Bronx, in a city so gripped by fear and decay that he felt called to vigilantism. He... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL Power Rankings: Denver Broncos take throne -- then what?was this dead-serious mastermind: A little Dab with do you but too much Dab wi
NFL Power Rankings: Denver Broncos take throne -- then what?
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
was this dead-serious mastermind: A little Dab with do you but too much Dab will undo you! What's cooler than a 68-year-old defensive coordinator trolling on Twitter? The players couldn't be prouder of their DC. Gary Kubiak cringed. Fred... Read more
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The Forward
The True Story of Genya Ravan, a Jewish Rock 'n Roll Survivor for the AgesIf for nothing else, Genyusha Zelkowitz aka Genya “Goldie” Ravan should be know
The True Story of Genya Ravan, a Jewish Rock 'n Roll Survivor for the Ages
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
If for nothing else, Genyusha Zelkowitz aka Genya “Goldie” Ravan should be known for her hits recorded under the name Goldie and the Gingerbreads in the early 1960s. The group was the first all-female band signed to a major label – anticipating by... Read more
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The Jewish Week
‘A One-Two Punch’City’s most prominent Modern Orthodox congregations. Three weeks after an over
‘A One-Two Punch’
The Jewish Week / Posted 3 days ago
City’s most prominent Modern Orthodox congregations. Three weeks after an overflowing crowd mourned the death of 21-year-old Daniella Moffson, who was killed in a bus accident in Honduras while volunteering on a medical mission, Congregation... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why investors should consider China in the Year of the Monkeyauspicious money-bringing foods such as fish (which sounds like "surplus" in Ma
Why investors should consider China in the Year of the Monkey
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
auspicious money-bringing foods such as fish (which sounds like "surplus" in Mandarin) and spring rolls (which look like gold bars) might form a larger part of the menu than usual. The value of most Chinese shares is low right now, so it could be... Read more
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TribLIVE
7 Penn-Trafford student-athletes headed to the next levelVecchio and athlete Jonah Lisbon. “It is awesome,” Lisbon said. “I have been p
7 Penn-Trafford student-athletes headed to the next level
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Vecchio and athlete Jonah Lisbon. “It is awesome,” Lisbon said. “I have been playing with those guys since I was 7 years old. We are all real close. Playing with them for another four years will be utterly amazing.” Stanford had offers from... Read more
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Breitbart
Donald Trump Rallies His ‘Movement’ on the Eve of New Hampshire Battlefloor, people danced and a costumed Trump impersonator posed for the cameras. A
Donald Trump Rallies His ‘Movement’ on the Eve of New Hampshire Battle
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
floor, people danced and a costumed Trump impersonator posed for the cameras. An announcer on the PA system, his voice of Old New York, told the fans not to intimidate any protesters. The First Amendment, in this venue, would be upheld. An ironic... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
RUFC - Who's Next For The Millers?management career has been a bit controversial spending two years at Swindon wh
RUFC - Who's Next For The Millers?
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 days ago
management career has been a bit controversial spending two years at Swindon where, amongst other things, he had a pitch side bust up with one of his own players but also offered to fund loan signings when the club were in money difficulties... Read more
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The Forward
My Search for the 'Male Shiksa'I told him it was a double mitzvah to screw on Shabbat. SportsCenter on mute, m
My Search for the 'Male Shiksa'
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
I told him it was a double mitzvah to screw on Shabbat. SportsCenter on mute, music theory textbooks open in our laps. His pencil suspended above the fill-in-the-scale exercise. The Oklahoma goy and his new, exotic Jewish girlfriend. I relished the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
West Tamworth facing uphill challengeWEST Tamworth have a huge hill to climb not only when they resume their run cha
West Tamworth facing uphill challenge
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
WEST Tamworth have a huge hill to climb not only when they resume their run chase against Old Boys but in gaining experience for their young players. WEST Tamworth have a huge hill to climb not only when they resume their run chase against Old Boys... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fair Weather Politicians, Bad Examples for Youthswouldn't rush to join the Democrat because his party is no longer in power. I r
Fair Weather Politicians, Bad Examples for Youths
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
wouldn't rush to join the Democrat because his party is no longer in power. I respect a man who believes in something and holds to his convictions even if they are wrong. We practice the same system of government with the United States, so we... Read more
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ESPN
NFL Power Rankings: Way-too-early 2016 editionof experts (21 voters) gave it a whirl. Five teams -- Carolina, New England, Se
NFL Power Rankings: Way-too-early 2016 edition
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
of experts (21 voters) gave it a whirl. Five teams -- Carolina, New England, Seattle, Green Bay and Denver -- received at least one first-place vote. Below is our way-too-early 2016 hierarchy. Voting results: 653 points Why they're here:... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle’s brash king of pot raking in cash and raising hackles at Uncle Ike’swinked: “If you believe this ad, you are a (expletive) moron.” It’s also chang
Seattle’s brash king of pot raking in cash and raising hackles at Uncle Ike’s
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
winked: “If you believe this ad, you are a (expletive) moron.” It’s also changing the personality of 23rd Avenue and East Union Street, once a predominantly African-American corner, with neon signs, a wall-mural ad, food truck, sign-waving... Read more
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Daily Mail
Lady Gaga and regular New Yorkers star in Barneys' spring ad campaignA love letter to New York: Famous residents, from Patti Smith to Lady Gaga, com
Lady Gaga and regular New Yorkers star in Barneys' spring ad campaign
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
A love letter to New York: Famous residents, from Patti Smith to Lady Gaga, come together to honor the city's history for new Barney's campaign shot by fashion photographer Bruce Weber The ads also star singer Cyndi Lauper and a host of prominent... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Eagles, eagles everywhere in Calgaryagainst the cloudy morning sky, perched on the branches of a poplar tree, heads
Eagles, eagles everywhere in Calgary
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
against the cloudy morning sky, perched on the branches of a poplar tree, heads tucked down low between their folded wings. Occasionally one would lift its head and look around but mostly they just sat there, the fine crystals of... Read more
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CBS News
​"Spotlight" director Tom McCarthy's investigative reportingHis family gathered at his mom's home in New Jersey. "Just another morning wit
​"Spotlight" director Tom McCarthy's investigative reporting
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
His family gathered at his mom's home in New Jersey. "Just another morning with a camera crew," he quipped. They had good reason to be happy -- six good reasons. The film earned a half-dozen Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture.... Read more
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New York Post
Broken elevators make residents prisoners in their own homesLilla Sproul, an 80-year-old great grandmother, has lived in the same fifth-flo
Broken elevators make residents prisoners in their own homes
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Lilla Sproul, an 80-year-old great grandmother, has lived in the same fifth-floor apartment at 2205 Davidson Ave. in The Bronx for almost 40 years. Now she can never leave, a prisoner of the building’s dangerous and broken elevators. “I’m sick with... Read more
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New York Post
Former Yale admissions officer reveals secrets of who gets inbrightest young minds. In the fall, I went everywhere, from Charleston, W.Va.,
Former Yale admissions officer reveals secrets of who gets in
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
brightest young minds. In the fall, I went everywhere, from Charleston, W.Va., to Kokomo, Ind., to Montreal, to the Upper East Side of Manhattan. I was welcomed with varying degrees of energy and enthusiasm. In Ohio, an eager headmaster at a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The golden years of romance and rebels: TV taps into turmoil of 1970s New Yorkand very crime-ridden, but it was also a really fertile place for art and music
The golden years of romance and rebels: TV taps into turmoil of 1970s New York
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
and very crime-ridden, but it was also a really fertile place for art and music.” Two years later, in 1975, President Gerald Ford refused to bail out a bankrupt New York, leading to one of the all-time great newspaper front pages, “Ford... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Race against time' to find 150 people missing after Taiwan earthquakePraying for a miracle: Relatives of the 150 people missing after powerful earth
'Race against time' to find 150 people missing after Taiwan earthquake
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Praying for a miracle: Relatives of the 150 people missing after powerful earthquake in Taiwan desperately hoping for good news as death tolls reaches 14 A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit southern Taiwan just before 4am local time on Saturday, causing... Read more
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New York Post
Math whiz killed in crane collapse was 'an absolute angel'The 38-year-old Upper West Sider killed Friday when a massive crane fell on him
Math whiz killed in crane collapse was 'an absolute angel'
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
The 38-year-old Upper West Sider killed Friday when a massive crane fell on him was a bright, Harvard-trained math whiz, a family member said. David Wichs’ sister-in-law, Lisa Guttman, described her loved one as “the most brilliant person ever,”... Read more
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takefootball
Blow for Liverpool as Teixeira heads to ChinaPremier League when it comes to spending, with the likes of Ramires, Gervinho,
Blow for Liverpool as Teixeira heads to China
takefootball / Posted 7 days ago
Premier League when it comes to spending, with the likes of Ramires, Gervinho, Fredy Guarin and Jackson Martinez heading to East Asia in big-money deals. And now Teixeira has joined this group, having completed a record £38million move to the... Read more
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The Advocate
26 Dead (Or Dying) Gay Bars in NYC, L.A., S.F.apartment belonging to Ian Reisner of Out NYC hotel fame (and known more recent
26 Dead (Or Dying) Gay Bars in NYC, L.A., S.F.
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
apartment belonging to Ian Reisner of Out NYC hotel fame (and known more recently for hosting a reception for antigay presidential candidate Ted Cruz). Verdi had hoped to open his own bar someday. Drag shows. Karaoke. Amateur strip shows. Sassy,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Unsafe at any height: It's more dangerous than it has been in years to work in constructionwhole, the ordeal divided them. She and her husband's family no longer speak, t
Unsafe at any height: It's more dangerous than it has been in years to work in construction
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
whole, the ordeal divided them. She and her husband's family no longer speak, the result of a feud that began at Tommy's bedside in the hospital and was fueled by the trauma of his death. That means she doesn't see her former sister-in-law's... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarwith a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
with a Christian approach at the Marquette YMCA: hard core karate for adults is 10-10:50 a.m.; family karate (age 4 and older with a parent) is 11-11:50 a.m.; Karate Kids (ages 6-14) is noon-1 p.m.; special needs karate is 1:15-2 p.m. Call the Y... Read more
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The Courier
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The Young Witness
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Western Advocate
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Kiama Independent
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Manning River Times
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The North West Star
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Daily Liberal
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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The Border Mail
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST positionJay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but thos
South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill stands fast by GST position
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Jay Weatherill is proving a thorn in federal Labor's side on the GST – but those who want him to back down underestimate the South Australian Labor premier's legendary determination Jay Weatherill cultivates a quietly spoken, calmly reasonable air.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Writers Theatre building in Glencoe has a flair for dramauntil March 16. That performance — strong but delicate, fresh without lapsing i
New Writers Theatre building in Glencoe has a flair for drama
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
until March 16. That performance — strong but delicate, fresh without lapsing into an hollow quest for novelty, very good if not quite perfect — comes from the building itself. The $28 million structure, which will open to the public Feb.... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Trump says 'I don't care' about Iowa disputeDERRY, N.H. (AP) - The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times loca
Trump says 'I don't care' about Iowa dispute
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 7 days ago
DERRY, N.H. (AP) - The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times local): 11:05 p.m. Donald Trump says the dispute over Iowa's caucus results, in which he finished second to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is yesterday's news and he's more focused on... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
New life for Orchard Valley?It was heralded as the next hot retail trend — a shopping center designed to re
New life for Orchard Valley?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
It was heralded as the next hot retail trend — a shopping center designed to replicate the feel of an old-fashioned downtown. Poag & McEwen had landed the 900-pound gorilla of 100-mile radius retailing in the form of Bass Pro Shops for the... Read more
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