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The Rhinelander Daily News
Walker delights Right with high court appointmentserved as a judge, but Walker called him an exceptionally accomplished trial an
Walker delights Right with high court appointment
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
served as a judge, but Walker called him an exceptionally accomplished trial and appellate attorney who has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and Wisconsin Supreme Court. "His extensive... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analyst: SONA shows Duterte’s ‘moderate’ stance on West Philippine Sea disputeto the West Philippine Sea otherwise known as [South] China Sea, we strongly af
Analyst: SONA shows Duterte’s ‘moderate’ stance on West Philippine Sea dispute
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
to the West Philippine Sea otherwise known as [South] China Sea, we strongly affirm and respect the outcome of the case before the Permanent Court of Arbitration as an important contribution to the ongoing efforts to pursue the peaceful resolution... Read more
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Civil Georgia
NDI-Commissioned Public Opinion SurveyU.S. National Democratic Institute (NDI) released its commissioned public opini
NDI-Commissioned Public Opinion Survey
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
U.S. National Democratic Institute (NDI) released its commissioned public opinion survey, fielded by CRRC between June 8 and July 6, which shows respondents’ attitudes towards broad range of issues, among them foreign policy. 25% of respondents... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analysis: Deconstructing Duterte’s clamor for radical changeto build peace with the armed Communist movement and Moro separatists; and shif
Analysis: Deconstructing Duterte’s clamor for radical change
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
to build peace with the armed Communist movement and Moro separatists; and shift the country to a federal-parliamentary form of government. Impressively, 91 percent of the Filipino people trust that he will deliver based on the Pulse Asia survey... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?Amanda M. Naaum, Postdoctoral Fellow University of Guelph Biodiversity Institut
Food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Amanda M. Naaum, Postdoctoral Fellow University of Guelph Biodiversity Institute of Ontario and Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, demonstrates the process for subsampling tissue commercially bought fish for DNA testing on July 11 2016. A few years... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Fighting food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?Amanda M. Naaum, Postdoctoral Fellow University of Guelph Biodiversity Institut
Fighting food fraud: How do we fight a problem we don’t yet understand?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Amanda M. Naaum, Postdoctoral Fellow University of Guelph Biodiversity Institute of Ontario and Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, demonstrates the process for subsampling tissue commercially bought fish for DNA testing on July 11 2016. A few years... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pan-African Banks Will Help Drive Financial Inclusion - OduozaThe outgoing Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for Africa
Pan-African Banks Will Help Drive Financial Inclusion - Oduoza
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The outgoing Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer, United Bank for Africa, UBA, Mr. Phillip Oduoza has emphasised that the existence of Pan African banks across the African continent will help drive financial inclusion and expand trade in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry RednerReader at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, as well as visiting profes
A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Redner
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Reader at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, as well as visiting professor at Yale University, University of California-Berkeley and Harvard University. He postulates that the world is now transitioning to “beyond civilization” – a new... Read more
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Breitbart
The Changing of the Guard in Cleveland: What a Difference Donald Trump Has Made from the Tampa GOP convention four years ago, and a lot different from the St.
The Changing of the Guard in Cleveland: What a Difference Donald Trump Has Made 
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
from the Tampa GOP convention four years ago, and a lot different from the St. Paul Republican convention four years before that. One is tempted to say, “Let’s count the ways,” starting with the conventional wisdom-defying rise of Donald Trump,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rulings from the Hague: A mere piece of trash paper?the sea, officials of the Duterte administration met the decision with sober, c
Rulings from the Hague: A mere piece of trash paper?
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
the sea, officials of the Duterte administration met the decision with sober, cautious, and even muted reaction. Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr. called for restraint and sobriety among the Filipinos who were euphoric about... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Think tank under fire for accepting donations from arms makerGeneral Dynamics – the parent of the arms maker in this export contract. At le
Think tank under fire for accepting donations from arms maker
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
General Dynamics – the parent of the arms maker in this export contract. At least four of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute’s “fellows,” or affiliated academics, have also written columns this year arguing in favour of the deal to sell... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL rejects player affidavits as 'reasonable cooperation'reasonable cooperation by the players and confirmed that they are required to p
NFL rejects player affidavits as 'reasonable cooperation'
NFL.com / Posted 5 days ago
reasonable cooperation by the players and confirmed that they are required to participate in in-person interviews. The PED policy reflects the NFL and NFLPA's shared commitment to protect the fairness and integrity of the competition on the field... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Background Checks Help to Eliminate False Claims'with Mary Ekah, spoke on why background checks are of utmost importance Why ba
'Background Checks Help to Eliminate False Claims'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
with Mary Ekah, spoke on why background checks are of utmost importance Why background check if I may ask? The need for proper background screening cannot be overemphasised. This is because it has become imperative for corporate... Read more
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The News & Observer
In wake of scandal, UNC hires director to oversee ethics21, 2016 5:27 PM Kim Strom-Gottfried will lead ethics and policy management
In wake of scandal, UNC hires director to oversee ethics
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
21, 2016 5:27 PM Kim Strom-Gottfried will lead ethics and policy management The position was created after academic and athletic scandal Strom-Gottfried has been a professor at UNC... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC in Parliament's Failure to Act an Endorsement of MotsoenengFoeta Krige and Suna Venter. These were hard-working, committed, journalists w
ANC in Parliament's Failure to Act an Endorsement of Motsoeneng
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Foeta Krige and Suna Venter. These were hard-working, committed, journalists who committed the "sin" of standing up for the integrity of the SABC. It is important that all of South Africa stands up and fights to protect the SABC. We must... Read more
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TribLIVE
Honda audit finds Takata engineers manipulated air-bag test dataits biggest customer. Takata engineers removed some test results to artificial
Honda audit finds Takata engineers manipulated air-bag test data
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
its biggest customer. Takata engineers removed some test results to artificially reduce variability in air-bag inflator performance, Brian O'Neill, a former Insurance Institute for Highway Safety president, said in a phone interview. Takata and... Read more
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The Christian Post
On Racism and Policing, Leadership Starts at the White HouseKen Blackwell is the Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment at the Family Researc
On Racism and Policing, Leadership Starts at the White House
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
Ken Blackwell is the Senior Fellow for Family Empowerment at the Family Research Council, and the Ronald Reagan Distinguished Fellow for Public Policy at the Buckeye Institute in Columbus, Ohio After last week's protests over police practices, mass... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Steve Cottrell: Fireworks, civility and public inputpoint, it appeared to please a much smaller crowd than usual — including years
Steve Cottrell: Fireworks, civility and public input
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 10 days ago
point, it appeared to please a much smaller crowd than usual — including years when the holiday has fallen mid-week. For the past six years, I have stood at the same location near the foot of King Street to watch the colorful show, so I think... Read more
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The Manila Times
Is electoral reform now even possible?July 17, 2016 9:39 pm A SAYING goes: “It’s not the people who vote that count;
Is electoral reform now even possible?
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
July 17, 2016 9:39 pm A SAYING goes: “It’s not the people who vote that count; it’s the people who count the votes.” This has been attributed (probably mistakenly) to the Russian dictator Joseph... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
In 1880, Hazleton banker’s surprise vote put James Garfield on GOP ballotTo a cable news correspondent, Luzerne County meets the criteria for an ideal s
In 1880, Hazleton banker’s surprise vote put James Garfield on GOP ballot
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
To a cable news correspondent, Luzerne County meets the criteria for an ideal segment on the presidential race. The county, reliably Democratic for decades, has attracted national attention as a political vivarium — a prime “post-industrial”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Focus On Careers of Nigeria's Top Security Chiefsthe oath of office, identified security as one of the areas his government woul
Focus On Careers of Nigeria's Top Security Chiefs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
the oath of office, identified security as one of the areas his government would take as priority to fix. As part of efforts to reorganise and reposition the security system for the task, new heads have been appointed for the various security... Read more
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Accounting Today
Group Plans to Audit the IRSA self-styled tax watchdog group has launched an effort to independently audit
Group Plans to Audit the IRS
Accounting Today / Posted 15 days ago
A self-styled tax watchdog group has launched an effort to independently audit the Internal Revenue Service, with the help of taxpayers. The Tax Revolution Institute— a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that says it promote "justice and integrity in... Read more
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Rappler
Beijing's S. China Sea anger belies dilemma – expertsclaimant, asked the UN-backed tribunal to rule on 15 issues relating to the dis
Beijing's S. China Sea anger belies dilemma – experts
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
claimant, asked the UN-backed tribunal to rule on 15 issues relating to the dispute, it ruled there was no legal foundation for China's ambitions to control the area's bounty. The announcement unleashed a flood of condemnation from the Chinese... Read more
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New Kerala
World Heritage Site stamp likely for Kanchenjunga National Park ( - newkerala.com #89537If it happens, it will be a very distinct achievement for India on the internat
World Heritage Site stamp likely for Kanchenjunga National Park ( - newkerala.com #89537
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
If it happens, it will be a very distinct achievement for India on the international platform of nature conservation. It will contribute to further enhancing India's image, promoted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as the country that respects nature... Read more
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Breitbart
International Tribunal Decisively Rejects Beijing’s Claim to the South China Searhetoric sounds overwrought, its future actions may be even more so. After all
International Tribunal Decisively Rejects Beijing’s Claim to the South China Sea
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
rhetoric sounds overwrought, its future actions may be even more so. After all, the decision is a humiliating defeat for Party boss Xi Jinping, under whose tenure China has greatly expanded its island-building campaign. To avenge his loss of... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Clinton-Trump virtually tied with conventions loomingto balance the biases and present the most accurate data. The five polls we hav
Clinton-Trump virtually tied with conventions looming
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
to balance the biases and present the most accurate data. The five polls we have selected are Monmouth University, Public Policy Polling, Rasmussen Reports, Quinnipiac University and IBD/TIPP. The starting point for constructing our poll of polls... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Analysis: Philippine case vs China, a major salvo in long effortMANILA, Philippines - Since 2013, Philippine foreign policy has been especially
Analysis: Philippine case vs China, a major salvo in long effort
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Since 2013, Philippine foreign policy has been especially firm on the importance of upholding the country’s rights under international law and in accordance with the Constitution when when it lodged a case against China with the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: Leni Robredo’s speech for World Population Day 2016Tricia and Aika. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA Speech of Vice Presid
FULL TEXT: Leni Robredo’s speech for World Population Day 2016
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Tricia and Aika. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NINO JESUS ORBETA Speech of Vice President Leni Robredo delivered by Aika Robredo for the World Population Day 2016, Ninoy Aquino Stadium, Rizal Memorial Sports Complex | July 11, 2016 There are three... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
ASIC: good cop, bad cop, Keystone cop?ASIC is a hero or a joke depending on who you ask. Toothless tiger or tough co
ASIC: good cop, bad cop, Keystone cop?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 17 days ago
ASIC is a hero or a joke depending on who you ask. Toothless tiger or tough cop on the beat? Obsessed with enforcement or paralysed with timidity? Too under the influence of big corporates, or too reluctant to consult with them? The past few weeks... Read more
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The Columbian
Oil terminal backers: New jobs created outweigh environmental worriesit can build and safely operate the nation’s largest oil terminal at the Port o
Oil terminal backers: New jobs created outweigh environmental worries
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
it can build and safely operate the nation’s largest oil terminal at the Port of Vancouver. Or how it can turn a profit for its owners, Tesoro Corp. and Savage Cos. Or how it can give West Coast refineries new access to domestic crude oil. “So... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Major reforms needed to rebuild public trust in Sri Lanka�s mediaSri Lanka�s government and its media industry need to embark on wide-ranging me
Major reforms needed to rebuild public trust in Sri Lanka�s media
Sunday Observer / Posted 19 days ago
Sri Lanka�s government and its media industry need to embark on wide-ranging media sector reforms, says a major study released recently. Consultant Editor of the Sri Lanka Media Development Indicator (MDI), Nalaka Gunawardene making his remarks at... Read more
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Investopedia
Why Women Financial Advisors Are Paid Less Than MenAmong the top 20 occupations for women, the one with the biggest gender income
Why Women Financial Advisors Are Paid Less Than Men
Investopedia / Posted 21 days ago
Among the top 20 occupations for women, the one with the biggest gender income gap is personal financial advisor. Women earn just 61.3% of what men earn, according to an analysis of the U.S. Department of Labor data by the Institute for Women’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
16 Things to Set the SABC On a Path to Recoveryto take steps that would set the SABC on a path to recovery. The words from th
16 Things to Set the SABC On a Path to Recovery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
to take steps that would set the SABC on a path to recovery. The words from the Chair of the ANC's Sub-Committee for Communications, Jackson Mthembu, will be nothing but hot air, unless before the week is done, and most certainly before 3... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NBA-Sbl Conference Tackles Law Reform and Economic DevelopmentThe NBA-SBL organised its 10th Annual Conference with the theme "Law Reform and
NBA-Sbl Conference Tackles Law Reform and Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The NBA-SBL organised its 10th Annual Conference with the theme "Law Reform and Economic Development". The event drew the attention of several top government officials, judges, lawyers and Industry leaders. Tobi Soniyi who attended the 10th Annual... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 6 July 2016• WEDNESDAY, 6 JULY 2016Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m.Karakia.ORAL QUESTIO
Questions & Answers - 6 July 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
• WEDNESDAY, 6 JULY 2016Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m.Karakia.ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSHousing—Supply and Affordability1. DENIS O'ROURKE (NZ First) to the Minister for Building and Housing: Does he stand by the Prime Minister's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria's Growth Quest Must Start With Fiscal Discipline, Infrastructure Development'Deacon Titus Alao Soetan, is the 52nd President of the Institute of Chartered A
'Nigeria's Growth Quest Must Start With Fiscal Discipline, Infrastructure Development'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Deacon Titus Alao Soetan, is the 52nd President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). He is a Fellow of the Institute and the Senior Partner, Baker Tilly-Nigeria (Chartered Accountants). A former accountant of the Nigerian... Read more
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The Jewish Press
INTO THE FRAY: Utterly UnconscionableThe real reason for the rupture of relations with Turkey is not because of anyt
INTO THE FRAY: Utterly Unconscionable
The Jewish Press / Posted 25 days ago
The real reason for the rupture of relations with Turkey is not because of anything Israel has (or has not) done. It is a result of what Turkey has become. Israelis have no conscience, no honor, no pride. Those who condemn Hitler day and night have... Read more
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Wired News
Exxon Is Fighting for Its Right to Deny Climate ChangePublicly, the company argued that the threats posed by global warming were far
Exxon Is Fighting for Its Right to Deny Climate Change
Wired News / Posted 27 days ago
Publicly, the company argued that the threats posed by global warming were far from certain, presumably as part of an effort to fight off regulations. The revelations have sparked a barrage of legal actions. The attorney generals of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pentagon lifts transgender banpeople will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the
Pentagon lifts transgender ban
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. "Americans who want to serve and can meet our standards should be afforded the opportunity to compete to do so,"... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Landmark move ends military's transgender banpeople will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the
Landmark move ends military's transgender ban
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 27 days ago
people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. “Americans who want to serve and can meet our standards should be afforded the opportunity to compete to do so,”... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in militarypeople will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the
Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in military
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 27 days ago
people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. "Americans who want to serve and can meet our standards should be afforded the opportunity to compete to do so.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in militarypeople will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the
Pentagon ends ban on transgender troops in military
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
people will be allowed to serve openly in the U.S. military, ending one of the last bans on service in the armed forces. "Americans who want to serve and can meet our standards should be afforded the opportunity to compete to do so,"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A New Burkina Faso in the MakingBurkina Faso" they had long imagined. The country had been through a lot. An a
A New Burkina Faso in the Making
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Burkina Faso" they had long imagined. The country had been through a lot. An authoritarian regime that had been in place for more than a quarter of a century was finally ousted in October 2014 in what the Burkinabè call the "popular... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Madiba magic' can pull SA out of gloomAccording to a new report released by the Institute for Security Studies, the c
'Madiba magic' can pull SA out of gloom
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 28 days ago
According to a new report released by the Institute for Security Studies, the country's atmosphere of doom and gloom is likely to continue until at least 2019. South Africans should brace itself for fracking, a nuclear energy deal, a surge in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Drug and Device Makers Find Receptive Audience at For-Profit, Southern Hospitalsreceived such payments than doctors in other regions of the country, our analys
Drug and Device Makers Find Receptive Audience at For-Profit, Southern Hospitals
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
received such payments than doctors in other regions of the country, our analysis found. And a greater share of doctors at for-profit hospitals have taken them than at nonprofit and government facilities. Doctors in New Jersey, home to many of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Drug companies focus attention on smaller hospitalsYears after many big academic medical centers cracked down on industry perks, d
Drug companies focus attention on smaller hospitals
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Years after many big academic medical centers cracked down on industry perks, drug companies still regularly buy meals for doctors affiliated with smaller hospitals, a new analysis shows, with some physicians receiving dozens of lunches and dinners... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Industry Finds Receptive Doctors At For-Profit, Southern Hospitalsreceived such payments than doctors in other regions of the country, our analys
Industry Finds Receptive Doctors At For-Profit, Southern Hospitals
KPBS San Diego / Posted 29 days ago
received such payments than doctors in other regions of the country, our analysis found. And a greater share of doctors at for-profit hospitals have taken them than at nonprofit and government facilities. Doctors in New Jersey, home to many of the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bill Shorten opens door to creation of federal anti-corruption bodyhas opened the door to establishing a federal corruption watchdog in the wake o
Bill Shorten opens door to creation of federal anti-corruption body
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 29 days ago
has opened the door to establishing a federal corruption watchdog in the wake of the Eddie Obeid scandal. Key points: The former New South Wales powerbroker has been found guilty of misconduct in public office over his family's secret business... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
New hospital to help mental health carerenovations will cost about $13 million and should be completed by June 2017. D
New hospital to help mental health care
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
renovations will cost about $13 million and should be completed by June 2017. Developers are currently in the design stages for the building, which will be the 17th behavioral health facility in North Texas operated by Texas Health. Atrium Medical... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Ball State professor arrested for possession of child pornography — 3rd case in less than 3 monthsThe Daily News | Staff Reports Published 22 hours ago Updated 17 minutes ago
Ball State professor arrested for possession of child pornography — 3rd case in less than 3 months
Ball State Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
The Daily News | Staff Reports Published 22 hours ago Updated 17 minutes ago A former Ball State University professor of Information and Communication... Read more
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