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AllAfrica.com
'Nigerians in Desperate Need of Food, Water'presently ravaging the North-east part of the country due to Boko Haram insurge
'Nigerians in Desperate Need of Food, Water'
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
presently ravaging the North-east part of the country due to Boko Haram insurgency as well as the growing poverty rate, a former Commissioner for Health in Rivers State, Dr. Samson Parker, has called on all tiers of government to rise up to the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
The Muslim Brotherhood in Europe1961, the first Brotherhood institution in Europe. In the first phase, the Bro
The Muslim Brotherhood in Europe
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 14 hours ago
1961, the first Brotherhood institution in Europe. In the first phase, the Brotherhood used Europe as a jumping off point for its attack on Arab regimes, focusing on expansion in three main countries, France, Germany, and the UK, because of... Read more
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JTA
A Jewish rocker rediscovers his sonic roots — by teaching gospel music in Harlemteenagers, are dressed in plaid button-downs and polos, and appear a bit timid
A Jewish rocker rediscovers his sonic roots — by teaching gospel music in Harlem
JTA / Posted 19 hours ago
teenagers, are dressed in plaid button-downs and polos, and appear a bit timid as they stand onstage waiting for their cue to begin. Standing on stage left is a white man with slicked-back hair wearing a dark suit and holding a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A look at Okaloosa County candidatesCandidates for public office in Okaloosa County were asked to provide informati
A look at Okaloosa County candidates
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted yesterday
Candidates for public office in Okaloosa County were asked to provide information concerning their candidacy. The following individuals responded to the Daily News request. PROPERTY APPRAISER Name: John Holguin Party: Republican Current job:... Read more
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The Christian Post
It's Not Unchristian to Be Concerned About Refugee Resettlement, Religious Freedom Advocate SaysStates' acceptance of Syrian refugees at the Washington State capitol in Olympi
It's Not Unchristian to Be Concerned About Refugee Resettlement, Religious Freedom Advocate Says
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
States' acceptance of Syrian refugees at the Washington State capitol in Olympia, Washington, November 20, 2015. Christian religious freedom activist Faith McDonnell is pushing back against the notion that it is unchristian to voice concerns with... Read more
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The Christian Post
It's Not Unchristian to Be Concerned About Refugee Resettlement, Religious Freedom Advocate SaysStates' acceptance of Syrian refugees at the Washington State capitol in Olympi
It's Not Unchristian to Be Concerned About Refugee Resettlement, Religious Freedom Advocate Says
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
States' acceptance of Syrian refugees at the Washington State capitol in Olympia, Washington, November 20, 2015. Christian religious freedom activist Faith McDonnell is pushing back against the notion that it is unchristian to voice concerns with... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Fahamu Pecou's art grapples with cultural representations of African AmericansIn a July op-ed for ArtsATL, a nonprofit publication in Atlanta, visual artist
Fahamu Pecou's art grapples with cultural representations of African Americans
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 days ago
In a July op-ed for ArtsATL, a nonprofit publication in Atlanta, visual artist Fahamu Pecou wrote a column titled, "Art Will Tell." In it he talks about the origins of his Halsey exhibition, DO or DIE: Affect, Ritual, Resistance, which opens this... Read more
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WestportNow
Art Show to Tackle Bullyingbullying in a broad cultural context is set to run from Sept. 9 through Oct. 29
Art Show to Tackle Bullying
WestportNow / Posted 3 days ago
bullying in a broad cultural context is set to run from Sept. 9 through Oct. 29 at the Westport Arts Center (WAC). Among works on display is this white marble bench by artist Jenny Holzer. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo Titled “More than... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Changing Regulations Dominate Cornell Human Resources Roundtableworking conditions—making it a joint employer. Roundtable participants then loo
Changing Regulations Dominate Cornell Human Resources Roundtable
Hospitality Net / Posted 4 days ago
working conditions—making it a joint employer. Roundtable participants then looked at the implications of that case for franchisors, since NLRB has also turned its attention to McDonald's. This is a complicated matter, and the situation is... Read more
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Ekklesia
Nigerian Christians and Muslims open historic peace centreNigerian Christians and Muslims gathered on 19 August to open the International
Nigerian Christians and Muslims open historic peace centre
Ekklesia / Posted 4 days ago
Nigerian Christians and Muslims gathered on 19 August to open the International Centre for Inter-Faith Peace and Harmony (ICIPH). The centre is located in Kaduna, where more than 20,000 people have died in various conflicts over the last three... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate childrentakes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called c
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate children
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
takes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called caliphate. A new report from the Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Jacob Olidort examined ISIS textbooks to show how the militants spread their message to some... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate childrentakes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called c
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate children
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
takes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called caliphate. A new report from the Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Jacob Olidort examined ISIS textbooks to show how the militants spread their message to some... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate childrentakes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called c
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate children
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
takes a very disciplined approach to indoctrinating children in its so-called caliphate. A new report from the Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Jacob Olidort examined ISIS textbooks to show how the militants spread their message to some... Read more
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Business Insider
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate childreneven created its own curriculum and textbooks to educate the next generation of
Inside the textbooks ISIS uses to indoctrinate children
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
even created its own curriculum and textbooks to educate the next generation of jihadis. A new report from the Washington Institute for Near East Policy's Jacob Olidort examined ISIS textbooks to show how the militants spread their message to some... Read more
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Church Central
5 things the Church gets right “The Church is the most powerful transforming force in history.” This bold as
5 things the Church gets right
Church Central / Posted 5 days ago
“The Church is the most powerful transforming force in history.” This bold assertion from the book What’s Right with the Church by Elmer L. Towns flies in the face of what the media portray. What does this look like... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Boys of summerby Tim Cooney, Special to the Aspen Daily News At 4 a.m. the whistle of the Br
Boys of summer
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
by Tim Cooney, Special to the Aspen Daily News At 4 a.m. the whistle of the Brooks and Bethune sampling works jolted the mining town of Ashcroft awake on the 4th of July in 1882. At 9 a.m., as “sticks of Giant exploded in many parts of... Read more
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Ventura County Star
‘Vatican Splendors’ gets 2 more weeks at Reagan LibrarySTAR FILE PHOTO The papal throne of Pius XI and with other religious items are
‘Vatican Splendors’ gets 2 more weeks at Reagan Library
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
STAR FILE PHOTO The papal throne of Pius XI and with other religious items are on display at the "Vatican Splendors" exhibit at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley. The exhibit, which has drawn record crowds, is being... Read more
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J Weekly
Jerusalem group’s first priority: Build a third temple“It’s time to build” — a new tagline being employed by the Temple Institute — e
Jerusalem group’s first priority: Build a third temple
J Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
“It’s time to build” — a new tagline being employed by the Temple Institute — encapsulates the group’s controversial mission to rally Jews to reconstruct the Temple that was the heart of their religion until its destruction 2,000 years ago. Over... Read more
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Accounting Today
FASB Releases Not-for-Profit Accounting StandardThe update aims to improve how a nonprofit organization classifies its net asse
FASB Releases Not-for-Profit Accounting Standard
Accounting Today / Posted 7 days ago
The update aims to improve how a nonprofit organization classifies its net assets and provides information in its financial statements and notes about its financial performance, cash flow and liquidity. “The major changes really revolve around the... Read more
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express
Security expert hits out at Owen Smith for 'legitimising' ISIS with negotiation commentsMr Smith, the MP for Pontypridd, said: "My view is ultimately all solutions to
Security expert hits out at Owen Smith for 'legitimising' ISIS with negotiation comments
express / Posted 8 days ago
Mr Smith, the MP for Pontypridd, said: "My view is ultimately all solutions to these sort of crises, these sort of international crises, do come about through dialogue. "So eventually if we are trying to solve this, all of the actors do need to be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Success is independent of race for most Singaporeans: IPS surveyhis or her success, according to a nationwide survey specially commissioned by
Success is independent of race for most Singaporeans: IPS survey
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
his or her success, according to a nationwide survey specially commissioned by Channel NewsAsia in partnership with the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS). Most of the respondents also strongly endorsed Government policies that are aimed at... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Feds designate Juneau's Indian Point as sacred, worthy of protectionwas so happy. I said, ‘finally, after all these years,’” Auk clan leader Rosa M
Feds designate Juneau's Indian Point as sacred, worthy of protection
Juneau Empire / Posted 9 days ago
was so happy. I said, ‘finally, after all these years,’” Auk clan leader Rosa Miller said. “We’ve been trying to protect it for years and finally a lot of people got involved because they knew how important it was to us.” The Auk Tribe, the Alaska... Read more
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Raw Story
Christian scholar explains why Trump’s plan to get into Heaven will not work, according to the BibleNow, religious scholars are confused and concerned about some of Trump’s assert
Christian scholar explains why Trump’s plan to get into Heaven will not work, according to the Bible
Raw Story / Posted 9 days ago
Now, religious scholars are confused and concerned about some of Trump’s assertions about Christianity. Trump appeared at the American Renewal Project conference in Orlando last week, where he said that one of the things he would do is repeal the... Read more
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Deseret News
Donald Trump says winning over Utahns a top prioritypresidential nominee Donald Trump says gaining the trust and support of the sta
Donald Trump says winning over Utahns a top priority
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
presidential nominee Donald Trump says gaining the trust and support of the state's voters is a top priority. In an op-ed for the Deseret News posted online Monday, Trump outlined how he intends to "make America great again." Much of the column... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Maaori King Receives Freedom of the CityThe Base – the largest retail complex in New Zealand - to setting up tertiary s
Maaori King Receives Freedom of the City
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
The Base – the largest retail complex in New Zealand - to setting up tertiary scholarships.Kiingi Tuheitia is responsible for establishing the Waikato-Tainui College for Research and Development, a post-graduate college that works in partnership... Read more
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USA Today
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israeldrive to encourage American citizens who live in Israel — especially those from
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israel
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
drive to encourage American citizens who live in Israel — especially those from pivotal swing states like Florida — to vote for presidential nominee Donald Trump. The Israeli pro-Trump movement, whose slogan is "In Israel's interest," has grown... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israelin the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israel
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
in the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana, AFP/Getty Images) By Shira Rubin, Special for USA TODAY TEL AVIV — The Republican Party this week launched an election drive to encourage American citizens who live... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israelin the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israel
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 10 days ago
in the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana, AFP/Getty Images) By Shira Rubin, Special for USA TODAY TEL AVIV — The Republican Party this week launched an election drive to encourage American citizens who live... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israelin the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana
GOP launches pro-Trump campaign in Israel
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
in the central Israeli city of Modiin, on Aug. 15, 2016. (Photo: Menahem Kahana, AFP/Getty Images) By Shira Rubin, Special for USA TODAY TEL AVIV — The Republican Party this week launched an election drive to encourage American citizens who live... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Black Lives Matter supporters say their Dallas work will continueof five officers. The gunman, Micah Johnson, told a negotiator he wanted to kil
Black Lives Matter supporters say their Dallas work will continue
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
of five officers. The gunman, Micah Johnson, told a negotiator he wanted to kill whites and specifically white officers before police used a robot armed with a bomb to kill him a few hours before dawn. But that Central Expressway standoff showed... Read more
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Officer.com
Unease Continues After Milwaukee ViolenceMILWAUKEE — With neighbors sweeping debris from scorched businesses, and politi
Unease Continues After Milwaukee Violence
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
MILWAUKEE — With neighbors sweeping debris from scorched businesses, and political and religious leaders urging calm, Milwaukee began to come to terms Sunday with the night of fire and violence that followed the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old armed... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Unease continues after Sherman Park uprisingWith neighbors sweeping debris from scorched businesses, and political and reli
Unease continues after Sherman Park uprising
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
With neighbors sweeping debris from scorched businesses, and political and religious leaders urging calm, Milwaukee began to come to terms Sunday with the night of fire and violence that followed the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old armed suspect by a... Read more
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The New Yorker
Ivanka and Jared’s Power Playmedia surrogates, fund-raising chiefs, oppo-research teams, volunteers, and, ab
Ivanka and Jared’s Power Play
The New Yorker / Posted 11 days ago
media surrogates, fund-raising chiefs, oppo-research teams, volunteers, and, above all, coolheaded managers, who can formulate a coherent position on Chinese trade policy and a plan for how to get out the vote in Hillsborough County in a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Underground university: Bay Area teachers beam secret online classes to Iranof a growing network of mostly Baha'i faculty locally and around the world who
Underground university: Bay Area teachers beam secret online classes to Iran
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
of a growing network of mostly Baha'i faculty locally and around the world who teach and mentor the students from afar, for free. "Just the fact that I feel like I'm contributing a little bit brings me a lot of satisfaction and happiness," she... Read more
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JTA
The third Jewish Temple is coming to your Facebook feedRabbi Chaim Richman of the Temple Institute standing in front a replica of the
The third Jewish Temple is coming to your Facebook feed
JTA / Posted 11 days ago
Rabbi Chaim Richman of the Temple Institute standing in front a replica of the ark of the covenant in his group’s exhibition in the Old City of Jerusalem, Aug. 11, 2016. (Andrew Tobin) JERUSALEM (JTA) — “It’s time to build,” reads the tagline of the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Media advised to promote responsible reportageobjective and issue-oriented election reporting and desist from disseminating i
Media advised to promote responsible reportage
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 days ago
objective and issue-oriented election reporting and desist from disseminating inflammatory language, distorted information and hate speech. Government was also tasked to protect citizens’ freedom of expression through different... Read more
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JTA
The third Jewish Temple is coming to your Facebook feedRabbi Chaim Richman of the Temple Institute standing in front a replica of the
The third Jewish Temple is coming to your Facebook feed
JTA / Posted 13 days ago
Rabbi Chaim Richman of the Temple Institute standing in front a replica of the ark of the covenant in his group’s exhibition in the Old City, Jerusalem, Aug. 11, 2016. (Andrew Tobin) JERUSALEM (JTA) — “It’s time to build,” reads the tagline of the... Read more
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Phayul
Tibetan NGOs condemn Larung Gar demolition, hold solidarity vigilNational Director of SFT (India). She also urged the world leaders and interna
Tibetan NGOs condemn Larung Gar demolition, hold solidarity vigil
Phayul / Posted 14 days ago
National Director of SFT (India). She also urged the world leaders and international community to hold China accountable for their actions. The Prime Minister (Sikyong) Dr. Lobsang Sangay has also condemned China for the demolition of Larung Gar... Read more
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Business Insider
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the b
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the battle for hearts and minds. The terrorist group is playing a long game, working aggressively to indoctrinate children under its control to groom the next generation of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the b
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the battle for hearts and minds. While other terrorist groups around the world have also used children, new reports reveal the unprecedented system ISIS has created to raise... Read more
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Connecticut Post
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the b
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the battle for hearts and minds. While other terrorist groups around the world have also used children, new reports reveal the unprecedented system ISIS has created to raise... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the b
ISIS is raising a new generation of terrorist fighters — and its system of indoctrination is 'unprecedented'
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
ISIS might be ceding territory in the Middle East, but it hasn't given up the battle for hearts and minds. While other terrorist groups around the world have also used children, new reports reveal the unprecedented system ISIS has created to raise... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and WhiteTower Magazine website} Andrea Murez stands on the starting block at one end o
Swimming for Gold, Wearing Blue and White
The Jewish Press / Posted 17 days ago
Tower Magazine website} Andrea Murez stands on the starting block at one end of the Olympic-size pool in Israel’s Wingate Institute in Netanya and then springs feet-first into the water. After a big splash, she begins to swim freestyle, her best... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Critiquing Liberia's 169th Independence Day OratorLike the 166th Independence Day orator Cllr. Varney Sherman, Dr. Dougbeh Chris
Critiquing Liberia's 169th Independence Day Orator
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Like the 166th Independence Day orator Cllr. Varney Sherman, Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan begins by recognizing the efforts of the forefathers of Liberia to "bravely" declare independence and the medical doctor points out the fact that Liberia was not... Read more
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Business Wire
Grant Thornton names Jim Brady as chief operating officerto Grant Thornton Chief Executive Officer Mike McGuire, and will be involved in
Grant Thornton names Jim Brady as chief operating officer
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
to Grant Thornton Chief Executive Officer Mike McGuire, and will be involved in all office operations both nationally and for Grant Thornton’s Central and East regions. He will also lead Grant Thornton’s Public Policy team. Brady joined Grant... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘Pushing Our Bodies’ Limits’on what lies beyond ordinary human consciousness, the ethical questions involve
Chautauqua Institution Presents ‘Pushing Our Bodies’ Limits’
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
on what lies beyond ordinary human consciousness, the ethical questions involved in altering humanity and the possibilities for the human race in the future. Janet Mock Peter Gros Jablonski The Rev. Thomas Long, Bandy Professor of preaching... Read more
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Rappler
Yamashita’s gold has been found and it's not what you thinkThe never-ending search for General Yamashita’s fabled gold is a peculiar Filip
Yamashita’s gold has been found and it's not what you think
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
The never-ending search for General Yamashita’s fabled gold is a peculiar Filipino pastime. In almost every corner of the nation, amateur treasure hunters explore caves, peer under flagpoles, or excavate house posts in hopes of striking rich. Ask... Read more
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JTA
Donald Trump supporters launch push for American ‘swing state’ votes in Israelat the at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference in Was
Donald Trump supporters launch push for American ‘swing state’ votes in Israel
JTA / Posted 20 days ago
at the at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., March 21, 2016. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images) JERUSALEM (JTA) – On behalf of Donald Trump, Republicans this week launched a... Read more
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New Kerala
An outstanding effort to recall great military thinkers of ancient India - newkerala.com #100601The country received a rude shock following the Chinese aggression on India in
An outstanding effort to recall great military thinkers of ancient India - newkerala.com #100601
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
The country received a rude shock following the Chinese aggression on India in 1962. Effort was made to strengthen our armed forces, as also to promote strategic thinking. Organisations like the United Services Institution and the Institute of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Pope Appoints Commission To Study Possibility Of Women As Deaconsto study whether women could serve as deacons within the Roman Catholic Church.
Pope Appoints Commission To Study Possibility Of Women As Deacons
KPBS San Diego / Posted 23 days ago
to study whether women could serve as deacons within the Roman Catholic Church. News.va, the official news network for the Vatican, announced the commission of seven men and six women on its website: "After intense prayer and mature... Read more
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