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AllAfrica.com
NIMASA Assures Niger Republic of Hitch-Free Cargo TransitThe acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety
NIMASA Assures Niger Republic of Hitch-Free Cargo Transit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Mr. Haruna Baba Jauro has restated the agency's commitment to remove all barriers to seamless facilitation of transit cargo to the Republic of Niger... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Working Visit to Iran, 29 to 30 AugustThe Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya M
Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo Undertakes Working Visit to Iran, 29 to 30 August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Nomaindiya Mfeketo will lead a high level delegation to the Islamic Republic of Iran on a Working Visit from 29 to 30 August 2015. Deputy Minister Mfeketo will be accompanied by the... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Joint press release: The official visit of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to the PhilippinesJoint Press Release For the official visit to the Republic of the Philippines
Joint press release: The official visit of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to the Philippines
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 12 hours ago
Joint Press Release For the official visit to the Republic of the Philippines by H.E. General Prayut Chan-o-cha Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand Upon the invitation of President Benigno S. Aquino III, His Excellency General Prayut... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PNoy, Thai PM discuss China dispute, boost defense cooperationMANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III and visiting Thailand Prime
PNoy, Thai PM discuss China dispute, boost defense cooperation
Pilipino Star / Posted 13 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III and visiting Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Friday strengthened the bilateral ties of their countries, particularly on defense cooperation. During a joint press conference following... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Emergency management on table, not in commissionAll three councils in the Pincher Creek region are once again working together
Emergency management on table, not in commission
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 16 hours ago
All three councils in the Pincher Creek region are once again working together to provide disaster services for residents after two days of “intense” mediation. “It was very intense and very detailed discussion, but sincere and open,” said Brian... Read more
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Juneau Empire
BC, Alaska to draft MOU for mine processesThe province of British Columbia and the State of Alaska will draft a memorandu
BC, Alaska to draft MOU for mine processes
Juneau Empire / Posted yesterday
The province of British Columbia and the State of Alaska will draft a memorandum of understanding regarding mines proposed for and located in transboundary watersheds in British Columbia, BC Minister of Energy and Mines William “Bill” Bennett and Lt.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia to Conclude Labour Recruitment ContractEthiopia and Saudi Arabia are expected to sign the Domestic Workers' Recruitmen
Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia to Conclude Labour Recruitment Contract
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia are expected to sign the Domestic Workers' Recruitment Agreement to protect the rights of Ethiopian domestic workers in that country, an official said. The agreement will change the working situation of Ethiopian citizens... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Walk-in clinic at former Brunswick hospital to closeBRUNSWICK, Maine — Less than a week after completing the purchase of the former
Walk-in clinic at former Brunswick hospital to close
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
BRUNSWICK, Maine — Less than a week after completing the purchase of the former Parkview Adventist Medical Center, Mid Coast Health Services — the parent company of Mid Coast Hospital — announced Wednesday it would close the walk-in clinic at the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
First SA & UAE meeting to have strong economic focus Political developments in the Middle East and Africa will be high on the agen
First SA & UAE meeting to have strong economic focus
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Political developments in the Middle East and Africa will be high on the agenda of the joint commission. FILE: Exports to the UAE has increased by more than R4 billion year-on-year in 2014,... Read more
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Juneau Empire
BC mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanupBritish Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines William “Bill” Bennett, who is on
BC mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
British Columbia Minister of Energy and Mines William “Bill” Bennett, who is on a four-day trip to Southeast Alaska, said after visiting the Tulsequah Chief Mine on Monday that the pollution the defunct mine has been draining into the Taku River... Read more
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Kincardine News
DGR opposition goes internationalKINCARDINE -- If they haven’t been able to rile up much public support locally,
DGR opposition goes international
Kincardine News / Posted 3 days ago
KINCARDINE -- If they haven’t been able to rile up much public support locally, opponents to Ontario Power Generations’ proposal to bury low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste in underground vaults at the Bruce Nuclear site are finding more... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
DGR opposition goes internationalKINCARDINE -- If they haven’t been able to rile up much public support locally,
DGR opposition goes international
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
KINCARDINE -- If they haven’t been able to rile up much public support locally, opponents to Ontario Power Generations’ proposal to bury low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste in underground vaults at the Bruce Nuclear site are finding more... Read more
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New Kerala
Sushma in Egypt, seeks early release of six Indian seamen Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is visiting Egypt, has ur
Sushma in Egypt, seeks early release of six Indian seamen
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is visiting Egypt, has urged her counterpart Sameh Hassan Shoukry to intervene for the early release of six Indian seamen detained in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane Undertakes Working Visits to Mauritania and Niger, 24 to 25 AugustInternational Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will un
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane Undertakes Working Visits to Mauritania and Niger, 24 to 25 August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will undertake a working visit to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania and the Republic of Niger, respectively, from 24 to 25 August 2015. Minister Nkoana-Mashabane's visit to... Read more
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Deepika
World News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsIndia, Egypt agree to step up bilatera
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 3 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsIndia, Egypt agree to step up bilateral cooperationCairo: Seeking to inject new momentum in their ties, India and Egypt today decided to put in place a bilateral framework for enhancing cooperation in key... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nimasa Assures Niger Republic of Seamless Cargo TransitThe acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety
Nimasa Assures Niger Republic of Seamless Cargo Transit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The acting Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr. Haruna Baba Jauro, has restated the agency's commitment to remove all barriers to seamless facilitation of transit cargo to the Republic of Niger... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. mines minister seeks to ease Alaskans’ concerns after waste spillBritish Columbia’s mines minister says he’s aiming to ease Alaska residents’ fe
B.C. mines minister seeks to ease Alaskans’ concerns after waste spill
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
British Columbia’s mines minister says he’s aiming to ease Alaska residents’ fears that their region could be harmed by a disaster similar to the Mount Polley accident in the province’s Interior. Bill Bennett met with mining representatives in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Diplomatic Corps Has Special Pages in Liberian History - Min. Ngafuan Bids Three Ambassadors FarewellThe Foreign Minister of the Republic of Liberia, Augustine Kpehe Ngafuan, has s
Diplomatic Corps Has Special Pages in Liberian History - Min. Ngafuan Bids Three Ambassadors Farewell
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Foreign Minister of the Republic of Liberia, Augustine Kpehe Ngafuan, has said that Members of the Diplomatic Corps will have special pages when the post-Ebola history of Liberia is written. According to a Foreign Ministry release, the Liberian... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Cleveland Medicaid fraud case sounds familiar View Larger Crime & Safety Headlines Act sick, they were told, and speak only
Cleveland Medicaid fraud case sounds familiar
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
View Larger Crime & Safety Headlines Act sick, they were told, and speak only in Somali. No one posing as a patient should make it easy for inspectors to ask questions. The home-health agency’s owners... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Hope On the Nuclear Horizon?By Noel Stott, Senior Research Fellow, Transnational Threats and International
New Hope On the Nuclear Horizon?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Noel Stott, Senior Research Fellow, Transnational Threats and International Crime Division, Iss Pretoria To describe 2015 as an interesting year in the quest for a nuclear weapon-free world would be an understatement. In May, states parties to... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Concerns of infection involving patients seen at Kadlec Clinics TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- There are new concerns over the cleanliness of instrumen
Concerns of infection involving patients seen at Kadlec Clinics
KEPR Pasco / Posted 6 days ago
TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- There are new concerns over the cleanliness of instruments used at Kadlec Clinics. A complaint was filed to The Joint Commission, which is an independent,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Brunswick hospital leaders laud mergerBRUNSWICK, Maine — Board members and administrators from both organizations sto
Brunswick hospital leaders laud merger
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
BRUNSWICK, Maine — Board members and administrators from both organizations stood together Friday morning to announce that the sale of the former Parkview Adventist Medical Center to Mid Coast Health Services, the parent company of Mid Coast... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
IQWiG dossier assessment finds added benefit of afatinib in patients with certain mutationsAfatinib (trade name: Giotrif) has been approved since September 2013 for the t
IQWiG dossier assessment finds added benefit of afatinib in patients with certain mutations
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
Afatinib (trade name: Giotrif) has been approved since September 2013 for the treatment of adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with activating EGF receptor mutations who have not been treated with an... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Concerns of infection involving "several thousands" seen at Kadlec Clinics TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- There are new concerns over the cleanliness of instrumen
Concerns of infection involving "several thousands" seen at Kadlec Clinics
KEPR Pasco / Posted 7 days ago
TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- There are new concerns over the cleanliness of instruments used at Kadlec Clinics. A complaint was filed to The Joint Commission, which is an... Read more
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Business Insider
Canada might start dumping nuclear waste near the US borderA Canadian plan to build an underground nuclear waste dump less than a mile fro
Canada might start dumping nuclear waste near the US border
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
A Canadian plan to build an underground nuclear waste dump less than a mile from Lake Huron is getting unfriendly attention from US lawmakers, who are trying to force the Obama administration to invoke a 106-year-old treaty against its northern... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VA Delegate Suggesting New Rules to Protect Passenger InfoA Virginia lawmaker is raising privacy concerns for consumers of ride-sharing c
VA Delegate Suggesting New Rules to Protect Passenger Info
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
A Virginia lawmaker is raising privacy concerns for consumers of ride-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft. New rules for the commonwealth went into effect this year to ensure riders are safer, but advanced technology could still mean information... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egyptian Government Expresses Gratitude for Angolan President SupportLuanda — The Egyptian ambassador to Angola, Gamal Metwally expressed Tuesday in
Egyptian Government Expresses Gratitude for Angolan President Support
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Luanda — The Egyptian ambassador to Angola, Gamal Metwally expressed Tuesday in Luanda, the gratitude of the Egyptian government to the Head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, for his support and solidarity provided to the Arab nation. The feeling... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Has the ACA Made Community Health Centers Unnecessary?The Obama administration last week announced that $169 million in Affordable Ca
Has the ACA Made Community Health Centers Unnecessary?
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The Obama administration last week announced that $169 million in Affordable Care Act funding will be used to open 266 new community health centers in underserved areas across the U.S. Those new centers will be in addition to the 700 CHCs that have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Alerts States On Impending Flood Disaster, Seeks RelocationBy Nkechi Onyedika-Ugoeze and Terhemba Daka IN a bid to curtail loss of lives
FG Alerts States On Impending Flood Disaster, Seeks Relocation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
By Nkechi Onyedika-Ugoeze and Terhemba Daka IN a bid to curtail loss of lives and property, the federal government at the weekend appealed to Nigerians living along flood plains across the country to prepare for relocation to areas considered to be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Elumelu Foundation Beneficiaries Share ExperiencesThe Nigerian High Commissioner to Cameroon on Friday received the young entrepr
Tony Elumelu Foundation Beneficiaries Share Experiences
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The Nigerian High Commissioner to Cameroon on Friday received the young entrepreneurs following their trip to Lagos. The Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme, TEEP, on August 13, 2015 brought the Nigerian High Commissioner to Cameroon, Her... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Alaska raises concerns over possible mine activity in CanadaJUNEAU — A provincial map showing the planned or potential mining activity in B
Alaska raises concerns over possible mine activity in Canada
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
JUNEAU — A provincial map showing the planned or potential mining activity in British Columbia is so pocked that Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott says it looks like it has the measles. It’s the cluster of dots in northwest British Columbia — including a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Avoiding left-right mistakesI was not present for the incident in radiology, but I heard all about it. The
Avoiding left-right mistakes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
I was not present for the incident in radiology, but I heard all about it. The patient with the swollen ankle watched with increasing puzzlement as the technician prepared to X-ray his other foot. The patient pointed out that the technician was... Read more
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Washington Post
Schumer’s claims about ’24 days before you can inspect’ in Iran(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) “Particularly troublesome, you have to w
Schumer’s claims about ’24 days before you can inspect’ in Iran
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) “Particularly troublesome, you have to wait 24 days before you can inspect.” –Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), speaking to reporters about the international nuclear agreement with Iran, Aug. 10, 2015 “At... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Nuts & Bolts of the Iran Deal: Is it REALLY Bad?Fair is fair, but when we pit two guys with little negotiating experience again
Nuts & Bolts of the Iran Deal: Is it REALLY Bad?
The Jewish Press / Posted 12 days ago
Fair is fair, but when we pit two guys with little negotiating experience against the shrewd and conniving folks from Tehran and tell them to hash out a deal, this is not just simply unfair – we are setting our negotiators up to fail. And so the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Aceh celebrates 10th anniversary of peace dealBANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Acehnese leaders have called on Jakarta to maintain its
Aceh celebrates 10th anniversary of peace deal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: Acehnese leaders have called on Jakarta to maintain its commitments in the Helsinki Memorandum of Understanding signed 10 years ago ending three decades of conflict in the Indonesian province. The governor of Aceh said much... Read more
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BBC News
End of a bitter chapter in US-Cuba relations - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
End of a bitter chapter in US-Cuba relations
BBC News / Posted 13 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say It was a... Read more
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Deseret News
Social workers want to talk religion — but they don’tMost social workers say they don’t discuss religion or spirituality with their
Social workers want to talk religion — but they don’t
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
Most social workers say they don’t discuss religion or spirituality with their clients, even though they think it could be beneficial in treatment. And while some think it’s a shame to cut religion out of the mix, others say it’s a good thing. More... Read more
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The Morning Call
Phantoms Charities teams up with James Taylor, PPL Corp.and Air Product Foundation to donation to Community Music School and other company newsCommunity Music School receives donation Phantoms Charities, has recently part
Phantoms Charities teams up with James Taylor, PPL Corp.and Air Product Foundation to donation to Community Music School and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Community Music School receives donation Phantoms Charities, has recently partnered with iconic singer-songwriter James Taylor, PPL Corporation and the Air Products Foundation to donate $2,000 to the Community Music School of the Lehigh Valley in... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Improper patient handoffs cause thousands of deaths every year: StudyWe all know the power of the spoken word. And now a study shows that words, or
Improper patient handoffs cause thousands of deaths every year: Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 14 days ago
We all know the power of the spoken word. And now a study shows that words, or in this case a lack of them, can kill. According to the study, a lack of proper communication during shift changes is the most common reason for medical errors in... Read more
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New Kerala
Chabahar, boosting oil import on agenda during Zarif's India visit (Roundup) Speedy implementation of the Chabahar port, boosting oil import and
Chabahar, boosting oil import on agenda during Zarif's India visit
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
(Roundup) Speedy implementation of the Chabahar port, boosting oil import and terrorism were on the agenda of talks during the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and... Read more
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The Hindu
India must utilise post-sanctions Iran opportunities: ZarifSushma raises fate of Indian sailors imprisoned in Iran India must take advant
India must utilise post-sanctions Iran opportunities: Zarif
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Sushma raises fate of Indian sailors imprisoned in Iran India must take advantage of new economic opportunities that will arise once sanctions on Iran are lifted, visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said here on Friday. “India has been a... Read more
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MedCity News
What are the best ways to handle care transitions?This post is sponsored by Sprint and is the second article in a 12-part series
What are the best ways to handle care transitions?
MedCity News / Posted 14 days ago
This post is sponsored by Sprint and is the second article in a 12-part series on mobilizing healthcare for improved communication. In healthcare, care transitions occur during provider shift changes, when patients are transferred to different... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Report Links Drying Lake Chad to Insurgency As Nigeria, Niger Rep Parley Over InsecurityBy Joke Falaju and Chuka Odittah Abuja — The dwindling of the Lake Chad has be
Report Links Drying Lake Chad to Insurgency As Nigeria, Niger Rep Parley Over Insecurity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
By Joke Falaju and Chuka Odittah Abuja — The dwindling of the Lake Chad has been identified as one of the causal factors of insurgency in the North Eastern part of the country, an audit report has stated. The report jointly done by Cameroun, Chad,... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
NorthStar Anesthesia Acquires Anesthesia Staffing ConsultantsNorthStar Anesthesia, one of the country's leading anesthesia care companies, a
NorthStar Anesthesia Acquires Anesthesia Staffing Consultants
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 14 days ago
NorthStar Anesthesia, one of the country's leading anesthesia care companies, announced today that it has acquired Anesthesia Staffing Consultants (ASC), a Detroit-based anesthesia management company with more than 30 locations across Michigan. With... Read more
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MLive.com
1909 treaty could force Canada to rethink Lake Huron nuclear waste dumpGRAND RAPIDS, MI — A 100-plus year old treaty could act as the legal basis for
1909 treaty could force Canada to rethink Lake Huron nuclear waste dump
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A 100-plus year old treaty could act as the legal basis for stopping a proposed nuclear waste repository on the Canadian side of Lake Huron, according to one of Michigan's two Democratic U.S. senators. Sen. Debbie Stabenow said... Read more
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Petersburg Pilot
Local response to transboundary mines ramps upSubmitted by Inside Passage Waterkeepers Petersburg resident and boot drive or
Local response to transboundary mines ramps up
Petersburg Pilot / Posted 14 days ago
Submitted by Inside Passage Waterkeepers Petersburg resident and boot drive organizer Chelsea Tremblay stands with a sign created as part of a campaign by Inside Passage Waterkeepers urging the governor to "Get extra tuff on BC mines" by enforcing... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
BIDMC researchers examine impact of note sharing on patient safety, quality of careResearchers from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) are homing in on
BIDMC researchers examine impact of note sharing on patient safety, quality of care
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
Researchers from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) are homing in on the potential benefits of allowing patients access to the notes their clinicians write after a visit. An article published in the August edition of The Joint Commission... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Local business briefsNew hires at group46 Marketing company group46 has added two new team members
Local business briefs
Bluffton Today / Posted 16 days ago
New hires at group46 Marketing company group46 has added two new team members in account manager Barrett Gilham and graphic designer Aaron McCarthy. A native of Birmingham, Ala., Gilham will provide public relations and marketing services to... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Moffat County Commission recap for Aug. 11Moffat County Commissioners did the following Tuesday morning at their weekly m
Moffat County Commission recap for Aug. 11
Craig Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Moffat County Commissioners did the following Tuesday morning at their weekly meeting: • Commissioner Chuck Grobe reminded the audience that the deadline to make a comment on the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement’s environmental... Read more
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The Advocate
The nuclear arms deal with Iran is a bad deal for the U.S.Connecting the dots from three Wall Street Journal articles, July 15th, on the
The nuclear arms deal with Iran is a bad deal for the U.S.
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
Connecting the dots from three Wall Street Journal articles, July 15th, on the Iran Nuclear Deal paints the following ugly picture: In “Why They’re Cheering in Tehran,” we learn that the West commits to removing almost all sanctions on Iran. Iran... Read more
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