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CBC.ca
'High expectations' for Canadian women's basketball team in RioIt's a good time to be Lisa Thomaidis these days. The head coach of Canada's wo
'High expectations' for Canadian women's basketball team in Rio
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
It's a good time to be Lisa Thomaidis these days. The head coach of Canada's women's basketball team and the University of Saskatchewan Huskies is riding an all-time high. With the NBA All-Star festivities taking place in Toronto, the success of... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Key game on tap for Tiger boys' hockeyWOODSTOCK — In two games last week, the Middlebury Union High School boys’ hock
Key game on tap for Tiger boys' hockey
The Addison County Independent / Posted 5 days ago
WOODSTOCK — In two games last week, the Middlebury Union High School boys’ hockey picked up a one-sided road win before earning a tie at first-place Woodstock. At 11-4-2, the Tigers are unbeaten in their past five contests and in fourth place in... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana politicians eye ‘unlocking’ funds to help deal with budget crisis, but some say that won’t go farDuring the campaign, all the major candidates for governor talked about how rol
Louisiana politicians eye ‘unlocking’ funds to help deal with budget crisis, but some say that won’t go far
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
During the campaign, all the major candidates for governor talked about how rolling back the autopilot portions of the state budget would be key to shoring up state government’s dysfunctional budget system. They said it would free up money to address... Read more
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The Advocate
Special report: Once geared toward poor, black students, now major shift in TOPS beneficiariesNaima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilma
Special report: Once geared toward poor, black students, now major shift in TOPS beneficiaries
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
Naima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilman strode into her middle school in New Orleans East and made a startling promise to a classroom full of eighth-graders. If they could hold a B average through high... Read more
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The Advocate
Special report, part 2: Once geared toward poor, black students, now major shift in TOPS beneficiariesNaima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilma
Special report, part 2: Once geared toward poor, black students, now major shift in TOPS beneficiaries
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Naima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilman strode into her middle school in New Orleans East and made a startling promise to a classroom full of eighth-graders. If they could hold a B average through high... Read more
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The Advocate
TOPS program cost to taxpayers quintuples since 1998; tough to curtail program with growing beneficiariesNaima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilma
TOPS program cost to taxpayers quintuples since 1998; tough to curtail program with growing beneficiaries
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Naima Bastian remembers the day, nearly 30 years ago, when the Texas-born oilman strode into her middle school in New Orleans East and made a startling promise to a classroom full of eighth-graders. If they could hold a B average through high... Read more
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The Advocate
A budget accomplishment awash with glitchesIn many ways, the state budget the Senate undoubtedly will pass Monday — with f
A budget accomplishment awash with glitches
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
In many ways, the state budget the Senate undoubtedly will pass Monday — with final passage likely later this week — is a remarkable feat for the Louisiana Legislature. With little to no help from a largely absent governor, the legislators came up... Read more
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The Advocate
Jindal tax credit plan under the scopeKeeping the message simple has long been the hallmark of Gov. Bobby Jindal’s rh
Jindal tax credit plan under the scope
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Keeping the message simple has long been the hallmark of Gov. Bobby Jindal’s rhetoric. During the past couple of weeks, however, legislators have been picking at what it really means to change “refundable” tax credits into “nonrefundable” ones. What... Read more
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The Advocate
Poll shows residents see waste in state spendingAn LSU poll released last week confirmed for Louisiana legislators what they kn
Poll shows residents see waste in state spending
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
An LSU poll released last week confirmed for Louisiana legislators what they knew all along: They’re going to lose no matter what happens with the state budget. A majority of Louisiana adult residents think the state’s $1.6 billion deficit could be... Read more

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