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AllAfrica.com
Diary of a Lagos GovernorWith his peculiar style of giving attention to little details, the Lagos State
Diary of a Lagos Governor
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
With his peculiar style of giving attention to little details, the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode is gradually writing his name in some pretty good ink. But there's still much to be done to catapult Lagos to a world class megacity. It was a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State picks N.Y. firm to run health servicesA New York-based subsidiary of Aetna has been tentatively selected to take over
State picks N.Y. firm to run health services
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
A New York-based subsidiary of Aetna has been tentatively selected to take over a contract, currently held by another Aetna subsidiary, to manage health care services for Arkansas public school and state employees. The Department of Finance and... Read more
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Business Wire
Cell Medica and UCL Collaborate to Develop Modified T Cell Receptor Products for the Treatment of CancerLONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cell Medica, a leader in developing, marketing and man
Cell Medica and UCL Collaborate to Develop Modified T Cell Receptor Products for the Treatment of Cancer
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cell Medica, a leader in developing, marketing and manufacturing cellular therapeutics for cancer and infections, has signed a research collaboration with UCL (University College London) aiming to utilize UCL’s novel T cell... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Should Vt. end the use of private prisons?It costs $62,000 each year to house an inmate in Vermont's prisons. The bill is
Should Vt. end the use of private prisons?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 hours ago
It costs $62,000 each year to house an inmate in Vermont's prisons. The bill is just $25,000 for a convict sent to a private facility out of state. "You need to really look really hard at the costs, at the benefits, at the detriment," said Sen. Peg... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bato: We are not butchersMANILA, Philippines – The war on illegal drugs may be vicious, but police on th
Bato: We are not butchers
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines – The war on illegal drugs may be vicious, but police on the frontlines are not butchers who kill senselessly, Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa told a Senate hearing yesterday. “We’re not... Read more
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Sarawak Report
How Najib Launched His Coup Against His Own Country ....Launched His Coup Against His Own Country .... Lim Kit Siang reminds of the re
How Najib Launched His Coup Against His Own Country ....
Sarawak Report / Posted 22 hours ago
Launched His Coup Against His Own Country .... Lim Kit Siang reminds of the real strategy behind the talk of “plotters” On July 28th of last year the Prime Minister of Malaysia drove a coach and horses through the constitution of Malaysia in... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hospital's final hurdleSubmissions are open for an amended development application for the Culcairn Ho
Hospital's final hurdle
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Submissions are open for an amended development application for the Culcairn Hospital rebuild STAY INVOLVED: David Gilmore anticipates the Culcairn Hospital plan will gain approval after plans for a turning circle were altered. Picture: MARK... Read more
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The News & Observer
Berger’s right: Most UNC professors are Democrats. Here’s whyCiting that Democrats outnumber Republicans 12:1 in faculty positions at the Un
Berger’s right: Most UNC professors are Democrats. Here’s why
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Citing that Democrats outnumber Republicans 12:1 in faculty positions at the University of North Carolina, Senate Majority leader Phil Berger suggests that Republican job candidates are discriminated against when they apply for university positions... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Zuma takes charge of state-owned entities – but where does this leave Ramaphosa?Like infrastructure, SOEs have long been placed at the heart of government’s ec
Zuma takes charge of state-owned entities – but where does this leave Ramaphosa?
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
Like infrastructure, SOEs have long been placed at the heart of government’s economic and transformative policies. But many are deeply troubled. SAA under chairwoman Dudu Myeni, who also chairs the Jacob Zuma Foundation, remains technically insolvent... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
How Broward and Palm Beach schools are prepping for ZikaAlong with the scent of fresh notebooks, pens and pencils, the smell of mosquit
How Broward and Palm Beach schools are prepping for Zika
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Along with the scent of fresh notebooks, pens and pencils, the smell of mosquito repellent will be wafting through the hallways of many Miami-Dade County schools Monday morning. The Florida Department of Health will be passing out the repellent to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eskom Under Fire As Ingula Costs Said to Balloon to R36 Billionwith documents relating to the Ingula pumped storage scheme, which has allegedl
Eskom Under Fire As Ingula Costs Said to Balloon to R36 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
with documents relating to the Ingula pumped storage scheme, which has allegedly seen costs spiral from R8.9bn to R36bn. On July 27, President Jacob Zuma unveiled the first of four turbines at Ingula, which is on the border of KwaZulu-Natal and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Low selenium levels linked to liver cancer risk? An interview with Dr David HughesInterview conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab) What is selenium and
Low selenium levels linked to liver cancer risk? An interview with Dr David Hughes
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Interview conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab) What is selenium and what role does it play in the body? Food provides us with a variety of substances we need to maintain life. These substances are essential nutrients and are classified as... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Health care costs lead agenda for House District 61Crested Butte surgeon challenging Hamner Health care costs seem to be the top
Health care costs lead agenda for House District 61
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Crested Butte surgeon challenging Hamner Health care costs seem to be the top statehouse issue in the central-mountain counties that make up incumbent Rep. Millie Hamner’s House District 61, so it’s fitting that her opponent this election season as... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
100 Club of Arizona questions its own spending on Granite Mountain HotshotsThe board of the 100 Club of Arizona, which collected $4.6 million for families
100 Club of Arizona questions its own spending on Granite Mountain Hotshots
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
The board of the 100 Club of Arizona, which collected $4.6 million for families of 19 firefighters who died at Yarnell Hill, raised concerns about the executive director's spending and management decisions, according to its president. When 19... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Governor aide gets pay raiseThe Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday signed off on state agencies' reques
Governor aide gets pay raise
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
The Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday signed off on state agencies' requests for approval of proposed new jobs and pay raises for the spouses of three state lawmakers, including a $27,000-a-year pay raise for Gov. Asa Hutchinson aide Phyllis... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Snyder discusses energy, economy, education, moreThe Mining Journal held a 20-minute interview with Snyder Friday covering the e
Snyder discusses energy, economy, education, more
The Mining Journal / Posted 4 days ago
The Mining Journal held a 20-minute interview with Snyder Friday covering the economy, education funding, transparency, energy and the environment at the end of his week-long lap around the Upper Peninsula. The Court of Appeals in June found a 2010... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tears, hugs, follow jurors’ $3.1 million award to whistleblower in teacher credentialing caseA Sacramento woman fired from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialin
Tears, hugs, follow jurors’ $3.1 million award to whistleblower in teacher credentialing case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
A Sacramento woman fired from the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing after disclosing a three-year backlog in teacher misconduct complaints has won a $3.1 million jury verdict in a lawsuit against the agency and two of its... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Bolduc, Dern, Hershey, Tison, Toscano and Turner bios and questionnaires.Duval County School Board, District 7 I am a retired Navy Chief Hospital Corps
Bolduc, Dern, Hershey, Tison, Toscano and Turner bios and questionnaires.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Duval County School Board, District 7 I am a retired Navy Chief Hospital Corpsman with 20 years of honorable service to this great nation. I have three children that attended public schools in Mandarin. This is my third time running for school... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prevail - Ebola Research Collaborative, ConsistentThe Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) says its missi
Prevail - Ebola Research Collaborative, Consistent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) says its mission has been conducting collaborative biomedical research in accordance with best practices to advance science, strengthen health policy and practice and improve the health... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, DR Congo launch joint committee to expand economic cooperationSEOUL, Aug. 19 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo
S. Korea, DR Congo launch joint committee to expand economic cooperation
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 5 days ago
SEOUL, Aug. 19 (Yonhap) -- South Korea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo launched a joint committee on Friday to expand collaboration between the world's 11th largest economy and the mineral-rich African country. Deputy Minister for Economic... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Augusta Regional SPCA to Hold Pets in the ParkObscure Olympic Series: FencingObscure Olympic Series: Fencing With Team USA t
Augusta Regional SPCA to Hold Pets in the Park
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
Obscure Olympic Series: FencingObscure Olympic Series: Fencing With Team USA taking home two silver and two bronze medals in fencing during the Rio Olympics, NBC29 takes a look the mental and physical strength that goes into the sport. With Team... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA, Dragas to Speak Before Joint Legislative Meeting on Strategic Investment FundUVA Community Credit Union Opens Student-Run Branch at CHSUVA Community Credit
UVA, Dragas to Speak Before Joint Legislative Meeting on Strategic Investment Fund
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
UVA Community Credit Union Opens Student-Run Branch at CHSUVA Community Credit Union Opens Student-Run Branch at CHS The University of Virginia Community Credit Union hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of a new, student-run... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Only 22 cases on drug deaths filed, says PNPPNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa addresses Sen. Leila de Lima at the
Only 22 cases on drug deaths filed, says PNP
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa addresses Sen. Leila de Lima at the hearing of the Senate Committee on Public Order and Dangerous Drugs/Civil Service, etc. chaired by Sen. Panfilo Lacson. Beside him are Dangerous Drugs Board Sec. Felipe... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Pacquiao asks: Is it Mr. or Mrs. Seguerra?Is it Mr. or Mrs. Aiza Seguerra? Senator Manny Pacquiao appeared confused when
Pacquiao asks: Is it Mr. or Mrs. Seguerra?
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Is it Mr. or Mrs. Aiza Seguerra? Senator Manny Pacquiao appeared confused when he addressed singer-actor Aiza Seguerra at a Senate hearing on Wednesday. Seguerra, who now heads the National Youth Commission (NYC), had criticized Pacquiao during the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well... Read more
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The Young Witness
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well... Read more
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Western Advocate
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well to take home as much as last year's $US4.6 million. BHP Billiton boss Andrew... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well... Read more
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WA Today
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well to take home as much as last year's $US4.6 million. BHP Billiton boss Andrew... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
BHP's record loss: What happens to the CEO's salary?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well... Read more
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The Age
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well to take home as much as last year's $US4.6 million. BHP Billiton boss Andrew... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSand also become disabled in Tri forces, the Police Department and the Civil Sec
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
and also become disabled in Tri forces, the Police Department and the Civil Security Department during their active service on behalf of the sovereignty of Sri Lanka. Accordingly, granting of state lands to them under the State Lands Ordinance is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fischer and Kravitz bios and questionnairesFLORIDA HOUSE, DISTRICT 16 REPUBLICAN PRIMARY Jason Fischer Questionnaire 1.
Fischer and Kravitz bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
FLORIDA HOUSE, DISTRICT 16 REPUBLICAN PRIMARY Jason Fischer Questionnaire 1. What is your major accomplishment in public life? I’m very proud that as a School Board Member for District 7 I was able to move the needle for children in our district.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Yarborough, Jordan, Redman, MacLean and Freeman bios and questionnairesFLORIDA HOUSE, DISTRICT 12, REPUBLICAN PRIMARY Terrance Freeman Bio I am a pr
Yarborough, Jordan, Redman, MacLean and Freeman bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
FLORIDA HOUSE, DISTRICT 12, REPUBLICAN PRIMARY Terrance Freeman Bio I am a proud husband and father of four daughters. After a successful professional baseball career I earned college and advanced degrees in physical education, sports psychology,... Read more
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Canberra Times
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well to take home as much as last year's $US4.6 million. BHP Billiton boss Andrew... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss?
What happens to the CEO's salary after BHP's $8 billion loss?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
So what happens to the CEO's salary when a company delivers an $8 billion loss? One thing is for sure, BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie will be doing well to take home as much as last year's $US4.6 million. BHP Billiton boss Andrew... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Gov candidate Forrester touts ‘outsider status’NASHUA - Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeanie Forrester wants to bring a M
Gov candidate Forrester touts ‘outsider status’
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
NASHUA - Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeanie Forrester wants to bring a Main Street approach to Concord to make state government more responsible to the public and small businesses. A three-term state senator who represents her hometown of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Penicillin allergy testing: an interview with Dr. Eric MacyWhat is penicillin? Penicillin was one of the first antibiotics developed and
Penicillin allergy testing: an interview with Dr. Eric Macy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
What is penicillin? Penicillin was one of the first antibiotics developed and has saved millions of lives. First used in the early 1940s, penicillin is still one of the most widely used and least toxic family of antibiotics. Many penicillins are... Read more
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Roll Call
Ryan to Cover 12 States Campaigning for House Candidates in AugustAfter his overwhelming primary victory in Wisconsin last week, Speaker Paul D.
Ryan to Cover 12 States Campaigning for House Candidates in August
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
After his overwhelming primary victory in Wisconsin last week, Speaker Paul D. Ryan is hitting the campaign trail to help some of his House Republican colleagues and GOP congressional hopefuls replicate that success. Ryan will visit eight states... Read more
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Bennington Banner
NY Assembly, Senate will hold joint hearings on Hoosick Falls waterHOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> Two more legislative hearings will focus on how official
NY Assembly, Senate will hold joint hearings on Hoosick Falls water
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. >> Two more legislative hearings will focus on how officials responded to the local water contamination crisis. The New York State Assembly has announced it will hold joint hearings with the Senate. Those hearings will be in... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Legacy of Lynching, on Death RowIn 1989, a twenty-nine-year-old African-American civil-rights lawyer named Brya
The Legacy of Lynching, on Death Row
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
In 1989, a twenty-nine-year-old African-American civil-rights lawyer named Bryan Stevenson moved to Montgomery, Alabama, and founded an organization that became the Equal Justice Initiative. It guarantees legal representation to every inmate on the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Editorials from around OregonSelected editorials from Oregon newspapers: The Oregonian, Aug. 13, on changin
Editorials from around Oregon
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
Selected editorials from Oregon newspapers: The Oregonian, Aug. 13, on changing the state's open records law: It shouldn't require superhuman tenacity, legal expertise or deep pockets to be able to review how school districts, state environmental... Read more
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MLive.com
Dems renew push to hold Gov. Rick Snyder accountable for Flint water crisisFLINT, MI -- Michigan Democrats kicked off a a trip across the state in Flint M
Dems renew push to hold Gov. Rick Snyder accountable for Flint water crisis
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
FLINT, MI -- Michigan Democrats kicked off a a trip across the state in Flint Monday, Aug. 15, claiming House Republicans have failed to hold Gov. Rick Snyder responsible for the Flint water crisis. "Republicans control everything in Lansing,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
P3.35-trillion budget for 2017 submitted By Ben R. Rosario and Ellson A. Quismorio The Duterte administration yesterd
P3.35-trillion budget for 2017 submitted
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
By Ben R. Rosario and Ellson A. Quismorio The Duterte administration yesterday presented to the House of Representatives its first full year national budget of P3.35 trillion for 2017 that retained human... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistakeA crazed gunman’s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 peopl
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistake
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
A crazed gunman’s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 people, resulted in blanket news coverage and national trauma. Now imagine that such a massacre unfolds more than five times a day, seven days a week, unceasingly for five... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistakeA crazed gunman’s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 peopl
Nicholas Kristof: Syria is Obama’s worst mistake
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A crazed gunman’s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 people, resulted in blanket news coverage and national trauma. Now imagine that such a massacre unfolds more than five times a day, seven days a week, unceasingly for five... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
U.S. Senate Race: Where Portman, Strickland differ on issues The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal
U.S. Senate Race: Where Portman, Strickland differ on issues
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know WASHINGTON — In another year, you could... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Obama’s worst mistakeA crazed gunman�s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 peopl
Obama’s worst mistake
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
A crazed gunman�s attack on an Orlando, Florida, club in June, killing 49 people, resulted in blanket news coverage and national trauma. Now imagine that such a massacre unfolds more than five times a day, seven days a week, unceasingly for five... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
December 5, 2010Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization i
December 5, 2010
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box 158; Chesaning, MI 48616,... Read more
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