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Calgary Sun
John Short: Alberta ahead of the game in minor football player safety measuresdirector John Paton of the Alberta Schools Athletic Association mentioned the p
John Short: Alberta ahead of the game in minor football player safety measures
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 minutes ago
director John Paton of the Alberta Schools Athletic Association mentioned the positives of the Football Canada initiative a few months ago and Football Alberta technical director Tim Enger said Tuesday that the three major goals have... Read more
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Business Wire
Blue Sky Power Announces 2016 Interim ResultsDevelopment Strategies The green energy policies promoted under China’s “13th
Blue Sky Power Announces 2016 Interim Results
Business Wire / Posted 6 minutes ago
Development Strategies The green energy policies promoted under China’s “13th Five-Year Plan” and “One Belt One Road” initiative have crucial implications for the natural gas industry. The Group will take full advantages of the initiatives and... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Kentucky, Indiana to receive funds to help combat opioid epidemicthat people with opioid use disorders are able to receive vital treatment and r
Kentucky, Indiana to receive funds to help combat opioid epidemic
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 12 minutes ago
that people with opioid use disorders are able to receive vital treatment and recovery support services.” The Opioid Initiative was launched in March 2015 and focuses on improving opioid prescribing practices, expanding access to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Don't give up on redistrictingwriting an opinion for the majority, centered the court’s argument on an extrem
Don't give up on redistricting
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 minutes ago
writing an opinion for the majority, centered the court’s argument on an extremely narrow interpretation of the citizen initiative portion of the Illinois Constitution. More than 563,000 Illinoisans who signed petitions supporting the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Larry Grohn kicks off campaign for Chattanooga mayorwhich the council issued after Pinkston's refusal to appear before the council
Larry Grohn kicks off campaign for Chattanooga mayor
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 minutes ago
which the council issued after Pinkston's refusal to appear before the council to discuss the city's violence reduction initiative. A member of the Chattanooga Tea Party, Grohn has represented District 4 on the council since unseating the... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Out in full forceheads were said to have been inspired by the frank discussions and applauded th
Out in full force
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 27 minutes ago
heads were said to have been inspired by the frank discussions and applauded the Prime Minister for the initiative. It was the first time that some of the heads had been called to such a meeting. Sources said while no time frame... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia tells new lawmakers to take cautious view of Chinese investmentthe long-term aim of China's "One Belt, One Road" project, including its invest
Australia tells new lawmakers to take cautious view of Chinese investment
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 minutes ago
the long-term aim of China's "One Belt, One Road" project, including its investments in northern Australia. "Some see this initiative as a profound challenge to the current global political and economic status quo," a parliamentary library... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Residency Plans Set for Vote for Little Rock Board of Directorson dwindling applicants. "We will support the incentive program 100 percent, a
Residency Plans Set for Vote for Little Rock Board of Directors
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 41 minutes ago
on dwindling applicants. "We will support the incentive program 100 percent, anything they want to try to throw at the initiative to encourage police officers or other employees to live in the city, we support that," John Gilchrist, with the... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Alessandro van den Brink | Animal Housedean of the college. Three clubs — the Porcellian Club, the Fly Club and the Sa
Alessandro van den Brink | Animal House
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 41 minutes ago
dean of the college. Three clubs — the Porcellian Club, the Fly Club and the Sablière Society — published criticisms of the initiative in The Harvard Crimson. Alumni, such as the president of Fly’s graduate body Richard Porteus, have condemned the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Defibrillator donated to Kiama communitybe located at the Kiama Visitor Centre, Ms Kelsey said it is a worthwhile inves
Defibrillator donated to Kiama community
Kiama Independent / Posted 42 minutes ago
be located at the Kiama Visitor Centre, Ms Kelsey said it is a worthwhile investment. “I think it’s a great community initiative and we are very grateful for [the donation],” she said. “We do have a lot of first aid incidents here at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dual controversies expose Clinton’s flawsof a lawsuit against the State Department. Crown Prince Salman had pledged $32
Dual controversies expose Clinton’s flaws
Boston Globe / Posted 47 minutes ago
of a lawsuit against the State Department. Crown Prince Salman had pledged $32 million in funding to the Clinton Global Initiative, a program run by the foundation. Clinton met with Salman a few days later, according to the Associated Press,... Read more
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DW
Ebola RNA can remain in semen for hundreds of days |seen between July 2015 and May 2016 as part of the Liberian government's Men's
Ebola RNA can remain in semen for hundreds of days |
DW / Posted 54 minutes ago
seen between July 2015 and May 2016 as part of the Liberian government's Men's Health Screening Program, the first national initiative to test semen for the virus. "Before this outbreak, scientists believed that Ebola virus could be found in semen... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
John Kerry arrived in Indiafirm Qualcomm. India is keen to attract foreign investment to back Prime Minis
John Kerry arrived in India
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 55 minutes ago
firm Qualcomm. India is keen to attract foreign investment to back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's “Make in India” initiative while foreign investors are keen for reassurance that Asia's third-largest economy is becoming an easier place to... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
President Obama commutes 111 federal sentences; 5 from Georgiasentence using the president's constitutional pardon power — are part of the Ob
President Obama commutes 111 federal sentences; 5 from Georgia
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted an hour ago
sentence using the president's constitutional pardon power — are part of the Obama administration's two-year old clemency initiative. Five of the sentences are from Georgia. As Congress has shortened the sentences for drug crimes, it's also... Read more
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Philboxing
American Top Team partners with World MMA AssociationYou can follow Team USA on FITE.TV. WMMAA and Battle Brotherhood (BB) are part
American Top Team partners with World MMA Association
Philboxing / Posted an hour ago
You can follow Team USA on FITE.TV. WMMAA and Battle Brotherhood (BB) are partners in World Alliance, an international initiative to support and honor service members and their families. The initiative aims to educate, challenge, and spark... Read more
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dna
Animal lovers to sensitise students about straysstray animals, 25-year-old freelance interior designer Harshita Sharma, a Navi
Animal lovers to sensitise students about strays
dna / Posted an hour ago
stray animals, 25-year-old freelance interior designer Harshita Sharma, a Navi Mumbai-based resident has started with an initiative – Pawstruck. The initiative aims at encouraging the school and college students to take care of the stray animals... Read more
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Breitbart
New Emails Show Clinton Aides Worried About Security, Frustrated with Her Habitsin which Abedin was forwarded a message about campaign donor Geri Shapiro, who
New Emails Show Clinton Aides Worried About Security, Frustrated with Her Habits
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
in which Abedin was forwarded a message about campaign donor Geri Shapiro, who was refusing to attend a Clinton Global Initiative event, because her husband couldn’t attend. Using her State Department email, Abedin asked, “Why was she invited... Read more
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The Washington Times
George Soros’ Catholic useful idiotsantagonistic questions with which to confront Catholic bishops regarding that y
George Soros’ Catholic useful idiots
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
antagonistic questions with which to confront Catholic bishops regarding that year’s Fortnight of Freedom religious liberty initiative. He also encouraged journalists to challenge at every opportunity any claim that First Amendment guarantees of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Swimmable bottom line for rivers, lakes 'impractical' - Smiththe 24-year-old sets off from Auckland for Invercargill on his bamboo bike, fin
Swimmable bottom line for rivers, lakes 'impractical' - Smith
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
the 24-year-old sets off from Auckland for Invercargill on his bamboo bike, finishing his final 1600km leg of KPMG-backed initiative Cycle for Water. One third of the world's population did not have access to adequate water sanitation, and more... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amazon pilots 30-hour work weekhinted at changing ideas of healthy workplace culture. RELATED: Has Amazon kil
Amazon pilots 30-hour work week
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
hinted at changing ideas of healthy workplace culture. RELATED: Has Amazon killed Seattle? One writer thinks so “This initiative was created with Amazon's diverse workforce in mind and the realization that the traditional full-time schedule... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Amazon pilots 30-hour work weekhinted at changing ideas of healthy workplace culture. RELATED: Has Amazon kil
Amazon pilots 30-hour work week
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
hinted at changing ideas of healthy workplace culture. RELATED: Has Amazon killed Seattle? One writer thinks so “This initiative was created with Amazon's diverse workforce in mind and the realization that the traditional full-time schedule... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Agriculture Secretary Addressing Rural Opioid Abuseaddress the problem in rural and tribal communities. Secretary Vilsack is lead
Agriculture Secretary Addressing Rural Opioid Abuse
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
address the problem in rural and tribal communities. Secretary Vilsack is leading the Obama Administration's nationwide initiative on opioid addiction and he serves as the chair of the White House Rural Council. Nevada is the fourth state... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Schools, taxes discussed at 26th District forumCaldier has not personally been in favor of charter schools, but because of wid
Schools, taxes discussed at 26th District forum
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Caldier has not personally been in favor of charter schools, but because of widespread support for the 2012 charter school initiative among her 26th District constituents, she will support provisions of the law. Spitzer opposes charter schools.... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Myanmar’s Panglong Peace Summit Kicks Offwith a Myanmar leader, who truly represents the Myanmar people, as last year’s
Myanmar’s Panglong Peace Summit Kicks Off
Asia Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
with a Myanmar leader, who truly represents the Myanmar people, as last year’s election results prove. Aung San Suu Kyi’s initiative is the “21st Century Panglong Conference” which draws its legitimacy from the current Myanmar leader’s father and... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Voters give green light to solar tax breakself-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The
Voters give green light to solar tax break
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
self-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The November "Consumers for Smart Solar" initiative would generally maintain the status quo in allowing Floridians with solar equipment on their property to sell... Read more
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Newsmax
GOP Lawmakers Ask For Special Prosecutor on Clinton Foundation Accessprosecutor as well, but The Hill reported that, unlike Trump surrogates who hav
GOP Lawmakers Ask For Special Prosecutor on Clinton Foundation Access
Newsmax / Posted 2 hours ago
prosecutor as well, but The Hill reported that, unlike Trump surrogates who have echoed the call, Ratcliffe took the initiative on his own to petition Lynch. Republicans in Congress also are going after Clinton in other ways, The Hill notes,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Mother, author and educatorintimate hands-on reading and writing experience with myself and their fellow c
Mother, author and educator
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
intimate hands-on reading and writing experience with myself and their fellow classmates.” 'Write with Kat' is her latest initiative. Some Mackay schools have recently benefited from these personalised learning modules. "Emmanuel Catholic... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Voters give green light to solar tax breakself-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The
Voters give green light to solar tax break
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 hours ago
self-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The November "Consumers for Smart Solar" initiative would generally maintain the status quo in allowing Floridians with solar equipment on their property to sell... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Memorandum of Understanding between RNZ and Māori Networkand knowledge, and the development of joint projects which could not be done by
Memorandum of Understanding between RNZ and Māori Network
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
and knowledge, and the development of joint projects which could not be done by each organisation working alone. The initiative will help RNZ achieve its goals of increasing the diversity of its audiences and further enriching its content.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Retirement crisis: California to offer retirement accounts to workers without pensions, 401(k)sof their earnings into an individual retirement account. Senate President Pro
Retirement crisis: California to offer retirement accounts to workers without pensions, 401(k)s
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
of their earnings into an individual retirement account. Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, who has spearheaded the initiative, called it the biggest expansion of retirement security programs since the New Deal era. California is the largest... Read more
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Daily Journal
Obama shortens SJ man's prison termshe was very excited. It's taken a toll." Two years ago, the Lanzalottis pinne
Obama shortens SJ man's prison term
Daily Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
she was very excited. It's taken a toll." Two years ago, the Lanzalottis pinned hope on Obama's clemency initiative, the president's constitutional pardon power to shorten criminal sentences.MORE on clemency: Obama commutes... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Voters give green light to solar tax breakself-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The
Voters give green light to solar tax break
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 2 hours ago
self-promoting approach to try to keep a monopoly control on their terms." The November "Consumers for Smart Solar" initiative would generally maintain the status quo in allowing Floridians with solar equipment on their property to sell... Read more
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IGN
World of Warcraft: Legion Review in Progresspour into the world through portals, and relations between the Alliance and the
World of Warcraft: Legion Review in Progress
IGN / Posted 2 hours ago
pour into the world through portals, and relations between the Alliance and the Horde deteriorate after a botched joint initiative, restoring the inter-faction tension that's always instilled such devotion for players on either side. Got... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Resident suing to take rent control measure off ballotdirty trick" to confuse voters and split the vote. Supporters on the council s
Resident suing to take rent control measure off ballot
Mountain View Voice / Posted 2 hours ago
dirty trick" to confuse voters and split the vote. Supporters on the council said the key problem with the citizen initiative, drafted as a city charter amendment, is that it could only be changed by another popular vote, and described... Read more
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CBS Denver
Lifelong Republican Campaigns In Colorado For Clintonthe right training, with the right centers of excellence and frankly the right
Lifelong Republican Campaigns In Colorado For Clinton
CBS Denver / Posted 3 hours ago
the right training, with the right centers of excellence and frankly the right leadership and my belief is that Hillary’s initiative on technology and innovation will help,” said Whitman. A CEO with deep pockets and considerable ties, Whitman... Read more
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Daily Press
Seven Hampton schools get 'mini-makeovers' this summerlove this summer. The schools were chosen as the first recipients of "mini-mak
Seven Hampton schools get 'mini-makeovers' this summer
Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
love this summer. The schools were chosen as the first recipients of "mini-makeovers" as part of Hampton City Schools' initiative in the past year to help boost the curb appeal of schools. The program titled "PRIDE" — Partnering Responsibly In... Read more
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Daily Press
Pentagon to review Ford carrier programtechnologies in the Gerald R. Ford," he stated in the memo. "That decision was
Pentagon to review Ford carrier program
Daily Press / Posted 3 hours ago
technologies in the Gerald R. Ford," he stated in the memo. "That decision was made long ago as part of a DOD level initiative called 'transformation.'" What the Pentagon must decide, Kendall said, is whether to keep on the current or make... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Major excitement at CU Boulder over new space minorbeen discussions about how to reach out to local industry and get them involved
Major excitement at CU Boulder over new space minor
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 hours ago
been discussions about how to reach out to local industry and get them involved as we move forward." Match to a larger initiative Emily CoBabe-Ammann, director of Strategic Projects in the Research and Innovation Office at CU, sees the space... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Four groups now seek to open medical marijuana sites in Pittsfieldafter the DPH developed the initial licensing regulations following approval of
Four groups now seek to open medical marijuana sites in Pittsfield
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 hours ago
after the DPH developed the initial licensing regulations following approval of medical marijuana in a 2012 state ballot initiative. The nonprofit was one of 61 of the original license applicants "not approved at this time" in the state's first... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor wants research before deciding potential marijuana restrictionsthe sale or growing of marijuana and marijuana-related products in the city, wh
Bangor wants research before deciding potential marijuana restrictions
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
the sale or growing of marijuana and marijuana-related products in the city, which cities could choose to enact under the initiative, but that there likely were lesser restrictions the city could adopt to ensure cannabis is sold safely and... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Douglas County voters to consider $45 million bondradios are over 15 years old. In 2014, a similar bond did not go through. Tha
Douglas County voters to consider $45 million bond
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 hours ago
radios are over 15 years old. In 2014, a similar bond did not go through. That issue was overshadowed by a school bond initiative and a lack of detail on how to pay for it. Commission chair Mary Ann Borgeson said they won’t make the same... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Obamas' most notable pop culture appearancesLate Late Show’s” James Corden. She also used the appearance to highlight Let G
The Obamas' most notable pop culture appearances
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Late Late Show’s” James Corden. She also used the appearance to highlight Let Girls Learn by singing the anthem for the initiative “This Is For My Girls” along with Missy Elliott. “Slow Jam the News” with Jimmy Fallon, 2016 The FLOTUS is not... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Young drivers expect to winand see the cars go around the race track, and take home a diecast or poster an
Young drivers expect to win
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 hours ago
and see the cars go around the race track, and take home a diecast or poster and put it up in their bedroom. It’s a neat initiative, and I’m looking forward to seeing more of the kids at the race track.” It’s also easier for a younger fan to... Read more
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Irondequoit Post
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Seasonsidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more indep
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Season
Irondequoit Post / Posted 3 hours ago
sidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more independent. In some cases, Edgar's newfound initiative is heartwarming, like when he decides to help out homeless veterans. But in other instances -- such as when Edgar... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Educate Oklahoma: Finland - Part 1forced to implement, it is easy to focus on what is wrong with the Oklahoma edu
Educate Oklahoma: Finland - Part 1
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 hours ago
forced to implement, it is easy to focus on what is wrong with the Oklahoma education system. News On 6’s Educate Oklahoma initiative, however will also look at possible solutions and lessons that can be learned from other school systems. For... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Seasonsidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more indep
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Season
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 hours ago
sidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more independent. In some cases, Edgar's newfound initiative is heartwarming, like when he decides to help out homeless veterans. But in other instances -- such as when Edgar... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Olympus Burger segment to air on Sept. 23educate young people about Cobourg’s home-town hero. It was distributed free e
Olympus Burger segment to air on Sept. 23
Northumberland Today / Posted 3 hours ago
educate young people about Cobourg’s home-town hero. It was distributed free earlier this month on James Cockburn Day, an initiative made possible through a generous citizen’s donation. Along with this benefactor, Barry said a lot of other people... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Seasonsidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more indep
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Season
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
sidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more independent. In some cases, Edgar's newfound initiative is heartwarming, like when he decides to help out homeless veterans. But in other instances -- such as when Edgar... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Birmingham City Council passes nearly $426M budgetto fund an after school program. A $1 million line item will be reserved in th
Birmingham City Council passes nearly $426M budget
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 hours ago
to fund an after school program. A $1 million line item will be reserved in the operating budget to fund a reading initiative, but it has not yet been finalized whether the money will go to the Birmingham Board of Education or the... Read more
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Penfield Post
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Seasonsidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more indep
8 Things to Expect in You're the Worst's Excellent Third Season
Penfield Post / Posted 3 hours ago
sidekick. But this season, Edgar will start taking strides to become more independent. In some cases, Edgar's newfound initiative is heartwarming, like when he decides to help out homeless veterans. But in other instances -- such as when Edgar... Read more
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