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The News-Times
Danbury area schools tackle big gap in minority student-staff ratiois one of the most diverse districts the organization works with, both in staff
Danbury area schools tackle big gap in minority student-staff ratio
The News-Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
is one of the most diverse districts the organization works with, both in staffing and student body. EdAdvance, formerly known as Education Connection, is a nonprofit with offices in Danbury and Litchfield that supports school districts... Read more
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The China Post
You talkin' to me? English no longer a must for NYC cabbiesfrom Ghana, who took the English exam 17 years ago. "If somebody tells you they
You talkin' to me? English no longer a must for NYC cabbies
The China Post / Posted 2 minutes ago
from Ghana, who took the English exam 17 years ago. "If somebody tells you they are going to Gansevoort Hotel and you don't know English, how are you going to be able to get there?" Back then, the city also required a geography test, which has also... Read more
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Northern Star
Pauline Hanson: "I don't hate Asians, Muslims"when 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate
Pauline Hanson: "I don't hate Asians, Muslims"
Northern Star / Posted 3 minutes ago
when 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate of foreigners. "That's stupid to say, you know, fear of foreigners. Not so. "I don't hate Asians. I don't hate Muslims. I don't, you know, hate's a very strong... Read more
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The Middletown Press
More exhausting than a five-setter: Protecting the US Openother seating at more than a dozen other tennis courts, all connected by sprawl
More exhausting than a five-setter: Protecting the US Open
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 minutes ago
other seating at more than a dozen other tennis courts, all connected by sprawling pedestrian walkways. Officials say they know of no credible threats against a Grand Slam event that happens to end with the men’s final on the 15th anniversary of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Endwell, New York, wins Little League World Seriespassed ball a batter later. “I was just thinking get it in play any way you ca
Endwell, New York, wins Little League World Series
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 minutes ago
passed ball a batter later. “I was just thinking get it in play any way you can,” Rush said. “Once that happens, you never know what can happen.” Yoomin Lee homered for the Asia-Pacific champs from Seoul. Minho Choi struck out with runners on... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Pauline Hanson: "I don't hate Asians, Muslims"when 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate
Pauline Hanson: "I don't hate Asians, Muslims"
The Daily Mercury / Posted 5 minutes ago
when 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate of foreigners. "That's stupid to say, you know, fear of foreigners. Not so. "I don't hate Asians. I don't hate Muslims. I don't, you know, hate's a very strong... Read more
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OregonLive.com
North Eugene ready to return to league playStill, being competitive in a tough league figures to be a positive step even i
North Eugene ready to return to league play
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 minutes ago
Still, being competitive in a tough league figures to be a positive step even if they don’t make the postseason. “We had a pretty good season, and the kids now know what to expect, and the program is headed in the right direction,”... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tropics Heating Uptropical systems. Meteorology is an inexact science. If any major changes happe
Tropics Heating Up
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 minutes ago
tropical systems. Meteorology is an inexact science. If any major changes happen, we will be the first to let you know. Don't forget to track these storms on the First Alert 25 Weather App. Search KXXV in the App Store and download for... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
49ers fans setting QB's jersey on fire after national anthem protestis not something that I am going to run by anybody,” Kaepernick added. “I am no
49ers fans setting QB's jersey on fire after national anthem protest
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
is not something that I am going to run by anybody,” Kaepernick added. “I am not looking for approval. I have to stand up for people that are oppressed. … If they take football away, my endorsements from me, I know that I stood up for what is rig... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Woman's home in Enfield vandalized overnightdriveway. There was paint all over the garage doors, siding and driveway. Home
Woman's home in Enfield vandalized overnight
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 minutes ago
driveway. There was paint all over the garage doors, siding and driveway. Homeowner Denise Deming said she just wants to know why her house was targeted. "I've been in this neighborhood for 38 years,” Enfield resident Deming said. “And I would... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Parents of injured 1-old grateful for supportall over the country. “I’ve had people call me from Kentucky and California, S
Parents of injured 1-old grateful for support
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 7 minutes ago
all over the country. “I’ve had people call me from Kentucky and California, South Carolina, and Arizona, wanting to know about how my son is doing, saying that they’re all praying for them,” said Willburn. Willburn said that a parent should... Read more
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Raw Story
Two dead, 41 hurt in bus crash involving Louisiana flood-relief volunteersis a sad day in the St. John the Baptist Parish as we lost one of the bravest a
Two dead, 41 hurt in bus crash involving Louisiana flood-relief volunteers
Raw Story / Posted 7 minutes ago
is a sad day in the St. John the Baptist Parish as we lost one of the bravest and most dedicated firefighters that I know,” Robottom said in a statement according to the television station. The bus driver, identified as 37-year-old Denis... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 8 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: During the Republican presidential primary, an animating policy... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Locals discover gold at the World Rowing Championshipsbeen nice when we have been practicing, and the boat has been feeling great. I'
Locals discover gold at the World Rowing Championships
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 minutes ago
been nice when we have been practicing, and the boat has been feeling great. I've never had to wait like that, and I don't know that I enjoyed that aspect of it. But, our goal was to advance right to the final. It was a new experience, and you... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Tiger Jefry Marte pitches in 3 RBIs in Angels' winwhen you play against a team that you were (on) before, that's something exciti
Tiger Jefry Marte pitches in 3 RBIs in Angels' win
Detroit Free Press / Posted 8 minutes ago
when you play against a team that you were (on) before, that's something exciting." Was he surprised to get traded? “That’s baseball, man,” Marte said. “Baseball is crazy. So you need to be ready because you never know what’s going on in baseba... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Miami Dolphins CB Xavien Howard back with eye on starting jobIf rookie cornerback Xavien Howard is healthy enough to play, which he appears
Miami Dolphins CB Xavien Howard back with eye on starting job
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
If rookie cornerback Xavien Howard is healthy enough to play, which he appears to be, that’s all the Dolphins need to know. Whether he’s got a thorough grasp of the defensive system won’t matter much considering his job is as straightforward as it... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: Undocumented immigrants During the Republican presidential... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: Undocumented immigrants During the Republican presidential... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Champions Braced for Schools Title Defencebut will be back for nationals.“It will be great to have guys like Joseph and A
Champions Braced for Schools Title Defence
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 minutes ago
but will be back for nationals.“It will be great to have guys like Joseph and Alfred, who have already been there and know what nationals is all about,” says Hifo. “Those senior players will really lead the way for the others.” Otahuhu will be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Phil Goff out of ideasWellington. We need a Mayor focused primarily on what we can do better here, th
Phil Goff out of ideas
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 minutes ago
Wellington. We need a Mayor focused primarily on what we can do better here, then on how the Government can help us."We all know what needs to be done. This election is about a Mayor who thinks for themselves, is savvy and strong enough to drive... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Collins: Courts Need to Do Morewon’t be. JUDITH Well, I think that’s unfortunate that William said that. Beca
Collins: Courts Need to Do More
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 minutes ago
won’t be. JUDITH Well, I think that’s unfortunate that William said that. Because for a start, in Mangere, he said, you know, it’s because it’s a Labour seat or that it’s a Labour area – actually, we have these people, unfortunately, right... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Te Papa and Weta Workshop bring Bug Lab to Wellingtonexhibition would be like no other.“This is a next-level experience that is goin
Te Papa and Weta Workshop bring Bug Lab to Wellington
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 minutes ago
exhibition would be like no other.“This is a next-level experience that is going to have a huge wow factor for visitors. We know how important science and technology education is for New Zealand’s future, and Bug Lab is going to get young Kiwis... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Wanaka Business Awards launched alongside rebrandtoday, the awards coincide with the unveiling of the Wanaka Chamber of Commerce
Wanaka Business Awards launched alongside rebrand
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 minutes ago
today, the awards coincide with the unveiling of the Wanaka Chamber of Commerce’s fresh new rebrand. The Chamber is now known as Ignite Wanaka: Driven by the Chamber of Commerce.The rebrand is the result of several months’ work by the Ignite... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: During the Republican presidential primary, an animating policy... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Boaters rescued from Georgian Baysaid Sunday afternoon that people were still bringing items in from the sinking
Boaters rescued from Georgian Bay
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 11 minutes ago
said Sunday afternoon that people were still bringing items in from the sinking boat into the derby tent to be returned to the owners, including tackle boxes and lifejackets. He said derby organizers were relieved to know everyone involved w... Read more
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The Mercury News
American team wins Little League World Seriespassed ball a batter later. "I was just thinking get it in play any way you ca
American team wins Little League World Series
The Mercury News / Posted 11 minutes ago
passed ball a batter later. "I was just thinking get it in play any way you can," Rush said. "Once that happens, you never know what can happen." Yoomin Lee homered for the Asia-Pacific champs from Seoul. Minho Choi struck out with runners on... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley Pride parade brings message of equality to downtown San Josewho appeared to outnumber spectators -- the message is just as poignant even if
Silicon Valley Pride parade brings message of equality to downtown San Jose
The Mercury News / Posted 11 minutes ago
who appeared to outnumber spectators -- the message is just as poignant even if the turnout can be somewhat lackluster. "I know, we're different here in San Jose," said Gail Chandler, owner of Mac's Club on Post Street downtown. "But if we did it... Read more
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Swissinfo
No-Smoke Nicotine Hits Heat Up Japan’s Moribund Tobacco Marketin 1988 and became its Japan unit’s president last September. “For me, it’s lik
No-Smoke Nicotine Hits Heat Up Japan’s Moribund Tobacco Market
Swissinfo / Posted 12 minutes ago
in 1988 and became its Japan unit’s president last September. “For me, it’s like a no-brainer. The biggest thing is we know that smoking kills. If we’ve got an alternative to that, that’s a pretty good reason to switch.” $50 Billion... Read more
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The North West Star
Anna Heinrich tells of life with The Bachelor and all that marriage pressurethings that I never thought I would ever do. What do you love most about Tim?
Anna Heinrich tells of life with The Bachelor and all that marriage pressure
The North West Star / Posted 12 minutes ago
things that I never thought I would ever do. What do you love most about Tim? I actually love everything about him. I know it sounds so cliche, but I love his determination. He is very open with everything … He is very good looking,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: During the Republican presidential primary, an animating policy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Endangered wombat 'makes first appearance in SA's north in 50 years'was shocked to hear about the native animal's appearance in the area. "I nearl
Endangered wombat 'makes first appearance in SA's north in 50 years'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
was shocked to hear about the native animal's appearance in the area. "I nearly fell over when I heard the news, we only know of wombats over 130km to our west and 300km away to the south, so it's a pretty surprising scene," she said. She said... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Entsch accuses Shorten of playing politics with gay marriagedeciding on." The South Australian senator said he was scheduled to meet with
Entsch accuses Shorten of playing politics with gay marriage
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 minutes ago
deciding on." The South Australian senator said he was scheduled to meet with advocates for the plebiscite this week. "I know what my other colleagues have said publicly and privately in relation to this, but in terms of due process, we will tell... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Two dead, dozens injured as bus crashes on way to assist flood cleanup in LouisianaParish firefighters is in critical but stable condition, while the other has mo
Two dead, dozens injured as bus crashes on way to assist flood cleanup in Louisiana
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 14 minutes ago
Parish firefighters is in critical but stable condition, while the other has moderate injuries, Matey said. It’s not known who chartered the bus, Matey said. The road was wet from light rain, but troopers who are investigating the crash... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Corn maze season arrives in Oxfordnot much for Lori and John Rettie to do at this point but wait. “From the outs
Corn maze season arrives in Oxford
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 minutes ago
not much for Lori and John Rettie to do at this point but wait. “From the outside it looks ok,” Lori said with a laugh. “I know my husband was saying he’s a little worried about how uneven it is. I don’t know whether with this rain it will come... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Pearl City woman, 95, wrongfully evicted from her own homeconfused her mother's home with the adjoining duplex unit, which has been forec
Pearl City woman, 95, wrongfully evicted from her own home
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 minutes ago
confused her mother's home with the adjoining duplex unit, which has been foreclosed and vacant for years. "We didn't know when we were going to be able to get back in the house so we naturally started to bring things out," Marquez-Wong said.... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why women are better decision-makers than menentitled "How more women on Wall Street could have prevented the financial cris
Why women are better decision-makers than men
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
entitled "How more women on Wall Street could have prevented the financial crisis"). Or as Huston puts it, "Neuroscientists know about the differences between the way men and women make decisions, but investments bankers probably don't." Study after... Read more
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Brisbane Times
What spending time in the company of a social media virgin has taught mebeen spending time with a man who isn't on social media. This is a new experien
What spending time in the company of a social media virgin has taught me
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
been spending time with a man who isn't on social media. This is a new experience for me, given that pretty much everyone I know is online. (Okay, my father isn't, but he spends so much time stalking through my mother's Facebook comments that he... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
What we know about Trump's immigration planschanged his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying,"
What we know about Trump's immigration plans
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 minutes ago
changed his position on immigration. He's changed the words that he is saying," she said Thursday on CNN. Here's what we know -- and don't know -- about Trump's immigration policy: During the Republican presidential primary, an animating policy... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Both offensive tackles remain unsettled for SeattleNow, it appears Sowell could end up being the starter when the season begins on
Both offensive tackles remain unsettled for Seattle
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 minutes ago
Now, it appears Sowell could end up being the starter when the season begins on Sept. 11 against Miami. ''I think they know they're going to get someone who will show up every day, fight really hard,'' Sowell said. ''For the most part I've been... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Marta Dusseldorp tells why her theatre move is 'a different kind of daunting'How do you do that? I find that challenge exciting." Before she became a prime
Marta Dusseldorp tells why her theatre move is 'a different kind of daunting'
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
How do you do that? I find that challenge exciting." Before she became a prime-time television star, Dusseldorp was better known as a stage actor. She worked extensively with Sydney Theatre Company as a member of the resident Actors Company. But... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The 'naively noble' man who could not get his voice heardbe reassuring: "I'm really glad to have you in that role. I really am," she sai
The 'naively noble' man who could not get his voice heard
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
be reassuring: "I'm really glad to have you in that role. I really am," she said. There were concerns within Leighton, now known as CIMIC, that the company might have an ethical problem. Photo: Bloomberg Dr Kirstin Ferguson was speaking to David*... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'I didn't know I was a political animal': Radio National's Fran KellyPeople asked to dine at the Kelly household know it comes with a strict proviso
'I didn't know I was a political animal': Radio National's Fran Kelly
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
People asked to dine at the Kelly household know it comes with a strict proviso. "In by six out by eight," the host of ABC Radio National's breakfast program, Fran Kelly, says cheerfully but strictly. Fran Kelly's radio podcast is downloaded one... Read more
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TSN
Endwell, New York takes home LLWSpassed ball a batter later. "I was just thinking get it in play any way you ca
Endwell, New York takes home LLWS
TSN / Posted 15 minutes ago
passed ball a batter later. "I was just thinking get it in play any way you can," Rush said. "Once that happens, you never know what can happen." Yoomin Lee homered for the Asia-Pacific champs from Seoul. Minho Choi struck out with runners on... Read more
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TSN
Donaldson has home run hat trick, Blue Jays sweep Twinsas a baseball player, you want to happen one day," said Donaldson of hitting th
Donaldson has home run hat trick, Blue Jays sweep Twins
TSN / Posted 15 minutes ago
as a baseball player, you want to happen one day," said Donaldson of hitting three homers in a single game. "You don't know it it's ever going to happen, it's kind of a rare thing (and) I was happy to do it." After the game Donaldson posted a... Read more
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The Indian Express
In Delhi House, 3-man Opposition leader Vijender Gupta says it’s lonely at topwater tankers by Delhi Jal Board (DJB). “To answer your question, I will stand
In Delhi House, 3-man Opposition leader Vijender Gupta says it’s lonely at top
The Indian Express / Posted 15 minutes ago
water tankers by Delhi Jal Board (DJB). “To answer your question, I will stand up, Guptaji,” Mishra said. “Or else, I don’t know what you will climb up on. We have already seen ‘Chaiya Chaiya’ once.” The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader had referred to... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Two state parks closed due to floodingas well. "Trails are still going to be under water for a little while, don't g
Two state parks closed due to flooding
KWWL Iowa / Posted 16 minutes ago
as well. "Trails are still going to be under water for a little while, don't go through the water, because you don't know if the trail is still there," said Eberhard. "It could have washed out, there could be a huge log under there, or a rock... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Pauline Hanson: I don't hate all Muslimswhen 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate
Pauline Hanson: I don't hate all Muslims
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 minutes ago
when 60 Minutes asked if she was xenophobic back in 1996, denied promoting hate of foreigners. "That's stupid to say, you know, fear of foreigners. Not so. "I don't hate Asians. I don't hate Muslims. I don't, you know, hate's a very strong... Read more
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Breitbart
Juan Williams: Clinton Foundation Structure 'Sets Off Alarms,' Invites 'Suspicion'the Obama administration which she apparently violated by going about these pho
Juan Williams: Clinton Foundation Structure 'Sets Off Alarms,' Invites 'Suspicion'
Breitbart / Posted 16 minutes ago
the Obama administration which she apparently violated by going about these phone calls, meeting people, even if it’s — you know, I don’t think there’s any evidence of impropriety. Just by the standards you set, lots of people say, access is for... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Call to lift foster care exit age to 21has estimated the program would cost Tasmania $1.2 million to roll out with exp
Call to lift foster care exit age to 21
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 minutes ago
has estimated the program would cost Tasmania $1.2 million to roll out with expected benefits of $3.6 million. “We know from a lot of Australian research a lot of young people are struggling when they leave care at 16 or 17 when they’re... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?director Ian Morwood has taken out an exploration licences covering around 150
Second Gold Rush at Hill End?
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 minutes ago
director Ian Morwood has taken out an exploration licences covering around 150 square kilometres of unexplored territory known as the Western Flank near Hill End. He said initial sampling had produced positive results and he hoped to commence... Read more
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