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Inquirier.net
40,000 starving to death as S. Sudan teeters on famine—UNIn this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, displaced people walk next to a raz
40,000 starving to death as S. Sudan teeters on famine—UN
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
In this photo taken Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, displaced people walk next to a razor wire fence at the United Nations base in the capital Juba, South Sudan. When a delegation of South Sudanese rebels returned to the government-controlled capital Juba... Read more
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Daily Mail
Guy Pearce and Game of Thrones' Carice Van Houten fuel romance rumoursDomestic bliss? Guy Pearce and Game of Thrones star Carice Van Houten continue
Guy Pearce and Game of Thrones' Carice Van Houten fuel romance rumours
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
Domestic bliss? Guy Pearce and Game of Thrones star Carice Van Houten continue to fuel romance rumours as they go grocery shopping together in Los Angeles They were pictured looking cosy together in Los Angeles last month amid claims they have... Read more
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WALB Albany
CBS46 expects information on Polk County explosionTuesday, CBS46 is expecting new information from federal investigators about wh
CBS46 expects information on Polk County explosion
WALB Albany / Posted 6 hours ago
Tuesday, CBS46 is expecting new information from federal investigators about what caused that deadly explosion at the JCG farms chicken feed mill in Polk county. The blast shook the town of Rockmart killing Justin deems and injuring several others.... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
CBS46 expects information on Polk County explosionTuesday, CBS46 is expecting new information from federal investigators about wh
CBS46 expects information on Polk County explosion
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 hours ago
Tuesday, CBS46 is expecting new information from federal investigators about what caused that deadly explosion at the JCG farms chicken feed mill in Polk county. The blast shook the town of Rockmart killing Justin deems and injuring several others.... Read more
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Denver Post
Marcus: Clinton, Sanders both wrong on money in politicsMANCHESTER, N.H. — The role of money in politics is neither as crude as Bernie
Marcus: Clinton, Sanders both wrong on money in politics
Denver Post / Posted 7 hours ago
MANCHESTER, N.H. — The role of money in politics is neither as crude as Bernie Sanders suggests, nor as benign — at least when it comes to herself — as Hillary Clinton would have you think. Sanders presents a mechanistic view of the impact of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the DayIn the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more tha
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the Day
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
In the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more than 150 Academy Award nominees got to be friendly and collegial for a few hours on Monday. The event was the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon, an awards-season tradition at... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the DayIn the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more tha
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the Day
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
In the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more than 150 Academy Award nominees got to be friendly and collegial for a few hours on Monday. The event was the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon, an awards-season tradition at... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the DayIn the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more tha
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the Day
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
In the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more than 150 Academy Award nominees got to be friendly and collegial for a few hours on Monday. The event was the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon, an awards-season tradition at... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the DayIn the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more tha
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the Day
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 hours ago
In the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more than 150 Academy Award nominees got to be friendly and collegial for a few hours on Monday. The event was the annual Oscar Nominees Luncheon, an awards-season tradition at... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Oscars: Nominees Lunch Steers Clear of ControversyThe show's producers reveal how they hope to keep winners from reciting a long
Oscars: Nominees Lunch Steers Clear of Controversy
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 hours ago
The show's producers reveal how they hope to keep winners from reciting a long list of names. This year’s Academy Awards have been overshadowed by the #OscarsSoWhite controversy triggered by another year in which the acting nominees included no... Read more
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The Forward
Why Jewish Republicans Should Look Past Marco Rubio — to Michael BloombergIs Marco Rubio, finally, the hope of moderate Republicans? Not when you look a
Why Jewish Republicans Should Look Past Marco Rubio — to Michael Bloomberg
The Forward / Posted 8 hours ago
Is Marco Rubio, finally, the hope of moderate Republicans? Not when you look at what he stands for. Beyond that Pepsi-like sans serif is the former darling of the Tea Party who has not abandoned any of his former zealotry. But don’t worry: There is... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the DayIn the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more tha
Inside Oscar Nominees Luncheon: Sly Stallone, Academy Diversity Are Talk of the Day
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 hours ago
In the midst of one of the most brutally competitive Oscar races ever, more than 150 Academy Award nominees got to be friendly and collegial for a few hours on Monday. The event was the Academy’s annual Nominees Luncheon, an Oscar-season tradition at... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Thousands starving to death in South SudanThe figures released in a UN report describe some of the worst conditions in mo
Thousands starving to death in South Sudan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 hours ago
The figures released in a UN report describe some of the worst conditions in more than two years of a civil war marked by atrocities and accusations of war crimes, including blockading food supplies. Conditions are "escalating", the UN said, with... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Mayors criticize lack of mental health facilitiesThe mayors of Cold Lake and Bonnyville are both concerned about a mental health
Mayors criticize lack of mental health facilities
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
The mayors of Cold Lake and Bonnyville are both concerned about a mental health bed shortage in the region. After meeting with the Mental Health Steering Committee (MHSC) on Jan. 21, Bonnyville Mayor Gene Sobolewski commented on the lack of mental... Read more
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Raw Story
Koch-backed lobbying group is spreading Ammon Bundy’s lies — misspellings and allA Koch-funded lobbying group is helping Ammon Bundy, the jailed Oregon militant
Koch-backed lobbying group is spreading Ammon Bundy’s lies — misspellings and all
Raw Story / Posted 13 hours ago
A Koch-funded lobbying group is helping Ammon Bundy, the jailed Oregon militant leader, spread misleading information about federal land management agencies. The American Lands Council, which promotes legislation that would give states and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Cotton's condemnation of federal sentencing reform earns two PinocchiosTom Cotton, never missing a chance to take a hard line policy stance, is leadin
Cotton's condemnation of federal sentencing reform earns two Pinocchios
Arkansas Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Tom Cotton, never missing a chance to take a hard line policy stance, is leading the opposition to the Sentencing Reform and Corrections Act, a Senate bill that seeks to address mass incarceration at the federal level by reducing the length of... Read more
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Roll Call
Criminal Justice Debate Turns to 'How Much' Is PossibleCriminal Justice Debate Turns to ‘How Much’ Is Possible Senate Majority Whip J
Criminal Justice Debate Turns to 'How Much' Is Possible
Roll Call / Posted 15 hours ago
Criminal Justice Debate Turns to ‘How Much’ Is Possible Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, talks with reporters at the Capitol. (Photo by Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Debate about a sweeping criminal justice overhaul bill favored by... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
40,000 starving to death as South Sudan teeters on famine: UNThe figures released in a UN report describe some of the worst conditions yet i
40,000 starving to death as South Sudan teeters on famine: UN
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 hours ago
The figures released in a UN report describe some of the worst conditions yet in more than two years of a civil war marked by atrocities and accusations of war crimes, including the blockading of food supplies. Conditions are "escalating", the UN... Read more
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Rappler
40,000 starving to death as S.Sudan teeters on famine: UNAFTERMATH. Martha Nyarueni (2ndL) and her family stand outside their home outsi
40,000 starving to death as S.Sudan teeters on famine: UN
Rappler / Posted 17 hours ago
AFTERMATH. Martha Nyarueni (2ndL) and her family stand outside their home outside the town of Leer, South Sudan, after receiving aid package, on July 5, 2014. In January Martha fled with her husband and five children into the bush, where they lived... Read more
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Business Standard India
40,000 starving to death as South Sudan teeters on famine: UNA year ago famine was averted only after a huge intervention by aid agenciesA y
40,000 starving to death as South Sudan teeters on famine: UN
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
A year ago famine was averted only after a huge intervention by aid agenciesA year ago famine was averted only after a huge intervention by aid agencies. At least 40,000 people are being... Read more
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FOX News
Sanders initially cast VA scandal as partisan effort to undermine agencySen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.), now a Democratic presidential candidate, was slo
Sanders initially cast VA scandal as partisan effort to undermine agency
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.), now a Democratic presidential candidate, was slow to take seriously reports in 2014 of the use of fake wait lists by Department of Veterans Affairs employees. As the New York Times reported, Sanders, then chairman of... Read more
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New Kerala
When Shabana Azmi felt like a 'worm'Mumbai, Feb 8 : Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has lauded film director Tom Hoope
When Shabana Azmi felt like a 'worm'
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Mumbai, Feb 8 : Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has lauded film director Tom Hooper's film "The Danish Girl", and says the "level of performance" in the Oscar-nominated film made her feel like a "worm". "First time in years that I got up to watch a film... Read more
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New Kerala
Haven't been offered 'Ram Lakhan' remake: Varun Dhawan (Mumbai, Feb 8 : Actor Varun Dhawan has rubbished rumours that he has been offer
Haven't been offered 'Ram Lakhan' remake: Varun Dhawan (
New Kerala / Posted 19 hours ago
Mumbai, Feb 8 : Actor Varun Dhawan has rubbished rumours that he has been offered a role in Rohit Shetty's remake of "Ram Lakhan". "For the record, I have never been offered 'Ram Lakhan'. Rohit Shetty has always been one of my favourite director...... Read more
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Salon.com
The system is just this rigged: The Kochs, Citizens United and the real reason why corrupt big money must be kicked out of politicsrecently reported that President Obama is considering issuing an executive orde
The system is just this rigged: The Kochs, Citizens United and the real reason why corrupt big money must be kicked out of politics
Salon.com / Posted 19 hours ago
recently reported that President Obama is considering issuing an executive order that requires federal contractors to disclose their political expenditures. Up to 70 percent of Fortune 100 companies would be affected, according to Public Citizen’s... Read more
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Salon.com
The secrets behind the Koch brothers: Inside the remarkable new book that details their dirtiest deedsJane Mayer’s new book, “ Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Be
The secrets behind the Koch brothers: Inside the remarkable new book that details their dirtiest deeds
Salon.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Jane Mayer’s new book, “ Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right,” has already revealed many previously unknown facts about the Koch brothers in particular. For instance, reporting in the book forms... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stormers set for breakdown challengeRobbie Fleck will get a glimpse of what happens when the Stormers, still breaki
Stormers set for breakdown challenge
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
Robbie Fleck will get a glimpse of what happens when the Stormers, still breaking in new systems, floor the accelerator and push the rev-counter into the red in their Super Rugby warm-up match against the Jaguares at Newlands on Saturday (kickoff... Read more
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Herald Sun
Petrol prices pump back upMelbourne petrol prices are on the rise again. MELBOURNE’S low petrol prices w
Petrol prices pump back up
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Melbourne petrol prices are on the rise again. MELBOURNE’S low petrol prices were short lived as prices at the pump sky rocketed back to $1.15 a litre over the weekend. Motorists were delighted last week as unleaded petrol dropped to below $1 a... Read more
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Slate
Bernie Sanders Isn’t Interested in Your Bipartisan SolutionThe students of Concord High School had just finished a week of exams but remai
Bernie Sanders Isn’t Interested in Your Bipartisan Solution
Slate / Posted 20 hours ago
The students of Concord High School had just finished a week of exams but remained in school for an afternoon assembly. The New Hampshire school’s guest speaker was 74-year-old Sen. Bernie Sanders. Rather than groaning about having to stick around... Read more
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The Forward
In Chicago, All Roads Led to Lois WeisbergA New Yorker profile written by Malcolm Gladwell in 1999 made Lois Weisberg, Ch
In Chicago, All Roads Led to Lois Weisberg
The Forward / Posted 21 hours ago
A New Yorker profile written by Malcolm Gladwell in 1999 made Lois Weisberg, Chicago’s commissioner of cultural affairs, famous because, Gladwell wrote, she was among those “who make the world work.” Weisberg appeared in Gladwell’s best-selling book... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dubiln hotel gunman in drag got lost and had to ask porter for directions Gunmen disguised as Gardai walk calmly into a Dublin hotel, then kill a man a
Dubiln hotel gunman in drag got lost and had to ask porter for directions
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
Gunmen disguised as Gardai walk calmly into a Dublin hotel, then kill a man at boxing event in a hail of bulletsA Garda cordon outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin after one... Read more
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Super Sport
Big early test for Stormers The extent of the examination that Robbie Fleck’s young DHL Stormers team wil
Big early test for Stormers
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
The extent of the examination that Robbie Fleck’s young DHL Stormers team will be subject to in Saturday’s Newlands dress rehearsal for the Vodacom Super Rugby season is packed into statistics of the Jaguares team that... Read more
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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: Could NJ be the next Flint?Flint, Michigan, is a major man-made public health and environment disaster. It
COMMENTARY: Could NJ be the next Flint?
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
Flint, Michigan, is a major man-made public health and environment disaster. It happened because of an anti-environmental and regulatory agenda set by Gov. Rick Snyder. What happened there, could it happen here? Snyder chose an emergency manager... Read more
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Herald.ie
Hotel bloodbath assassins had planned stadium attackMurder Paul Williams, Adam Cullen and Fiona Dillon – 08 February 2016 02:30 AM
Hotel bloodbath assassins had planned stadium attack
Herald.ie / Posted yesterday
Murder Paul Williams, Adam Cullen and Fiona Dillon – 08 February 2016 02:30 AM Font Size The gang behind the brutal hotel assassination initially planned to launch an attack on the boxing... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Wolves bball post winsThe GPRC Wolves volleyball squads had mixed results on home court over the week
Wolves bball post wins
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted yesterday
The GPRC Wolves volleyball squads had mixed results on home court over the weekend against the King's University College Eagles. Elliott Ulland led the Wolves men on Friday night with 20 points through five sets in a 3-2 loss against the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Essential reading: Jane Mayer's 'Dark Money'Indian Wells is a posh desert town in the Coachella Valley, neighbor to Palm Sp
Essential reading: Jane Mayer's 'Dark Money'
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Indian Wells is a posh desert town in the Coachella Valley, neighbor to Palm Springs and Rancho Mirage, and known as much for its tennis stadium and golf courses as for its multimillion dollar homes. As Jane Mayer tells us in the introduction to her... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Fencing Concludes Competition at Ivy League Fencing Round RobinsITHACA, N.Y. – Sophomore Samuel Koch earned Second Team All-Ivy honors in men's
Fencing Concludes Competition at Ivy League Fencing Round Robins
Brown University Athletics / Posted yesterday
ITHACA, N.Y. – Sophomore Samuel Koch earned Second Team All-Ivy honors in men's epee for the second straight year as Brown University fencing concluded competition at the 2016 Ivy League Fencing Round Robins at Barton Hall on the campus of Cornell... Read more
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Wired News
A Night With Bernie Sanders, the Politician Turned Internet Icon“So, like, what do we say?” Asher Norberg, a willowy 15-year-old with impossibl
A Night With Bernie Sanders, the Politician Turned Internet Icon
Wired News / Posted yesterday
“So, like, what do we say?” Asher Norberg, a willowy 15-year-old with impossibly blonde hair, asks his friend Zachary Ziegenhorn on a sunny morning this past Saturday. They’re standing smack in the middle of the street in a wealthy suburb of Des... Read more
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Wired News
Clinton Camp Gives the Iowa Caucus a Silicon Valley Upgrade“So, like, what do we say?” Asher Norberg, a willowy 15-year-old with impossibl
Clinton Camp Gives the Iowa Caucus a Silicon Valley Upgrade
Wired News / Posted yesterday
“So, like, what do we say?” Asher Norberg, a willowy 15-year-old with impossibly blonde hair, asks his friend Zachary Ziegenhorn on a sunny morning this past Saturday. They’re standing smack in the middle of the street in a wealthy suburb of Des... Read more
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Variety
Loving the Bern: The Bernie Sanders Show Scores with Young Demos in New HampshireSanders knows what his supporters want and he knows how to deliver his applause
Loving the Bern: The Bernie Sanders Show Scores with Young Demos in New Hampshire
Variety / Posted yesterday
Sanders knows what his supporters want and he knows how to deliver his applause lines with heart and humor. His campaign’s surprising resiliency has forced Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton to work harder to secure the hearts and minds of... Read more
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SportsFan
Silly selection decisions shown upMitch Marsh was one of the few decisions the selectors have got right in recent
Silly selection decisions shown up
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Mitch Marsh was one of the few decisions the selectors have got right in recent times. Photo Source: Getty Images Related Links HEROESJamie Vardy (Leicester)If there has been a better goal kicked this decade, we would like to see it. The Foxes'... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Avenidas honors seven with 'Lifetime of Achievement' awardsSeven local residents -- three individuals and two couples -- will be honored t
Avenidas honors seven with 'Lifetime of Achievement' awards
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted yesterday
Seven local residents -- three individuals and two couples -- will be honored this spring by the senior services agency Avenidas with "Lifetime of Achievement" awards. They are Palo Alto residents Bill Busse, Judy Koch, Marty Deggeller and Dick and... Read more
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Salon.com
How dark money stays dark: The Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson and the right’s biggest, most destructive racket goingHow do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dar
How dark money stays dark: The Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson and the right’s biggest, most destructive racket going
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
How do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dark money in politics? Get the debate to focus on an “average Joe,” not a wealthy person. Find examples of “inconsequential donation amounts.” Point out that naming donors... Read more
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Boston Globe
Larry David steals some of Trump’s spotlight on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ makes $5,000Skip ahead to the 4:00 marker in the sketch to see David’s gripy, “I-don’t-need
Larry David steals some of Trump’s spotlight on ‘Saturday Night Live,’ makes $5,000
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Skip ahead to the 4:00 marker in the sketch to see David’s gripy, “I-don’t-need-no-fancy-introduction” impression of the Vermont senator. “Listen, Rachel,” David addressed Cecily Strong as MSNBC host Rachel Maddow, “the other candidates, they’re... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Erie County real estate transactions• 4 Sylvan Parkway, Paul Murray; Rustin Murray to Sweet Haven Farms, $162,500.
Erie County real estate transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
• 4 Sylvan Parkway, Paul Murray; Rustin Murray to Sweet Haven Farms, $162,500. • 3+ Jackson St., Tara Holohan to Dana Lodestro, $144,500. • 863 Town Line Road, Beth Ann Brinson; David F. Luderman; Dolores R. Luderman; Paul L. Luderman to Kathryn S.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LEtters to the EditorRebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Boar
LEtters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Rebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Board to start re-establishing public trust. At the board meeting on Feb. 1, I inquired about the board’s seeming ignorance of the massive fees associated with the recent... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Area musicians perform in ChinaA group of area musicians became a part of Chinese Spring Festival celebrations
Area musicians perform in China
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
A group of area musicians became a part of Chinese Spring Festival celebrations when they traveled to China. Mark Felder, longtime Monroe County Community College band director, was among the group of people who recently traveled with members of the... Read more
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New York Post
How Donald Trump helped save New York CityLong before Donald Trump stamped his name in gold on buildings around the world
How Donald Trump helped save New York City
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Long before Donald Trump stamped his name in gold on buildings around the world, posted snarky midnight tweets and joined the race for the White House, he was New York’s most important and bravest real-estate developer. Whatever you think about his... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONRebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Boar
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Rebuild trust Editor: I present two opportunities for the Scranton School Board to start re-establishing public trust. At the board meeting on Feb. 1, I inquired about the board’s seeming ignorance of the massive fees associated with the recent... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Best-sellersFiction BLUE, by Danielle Steel. A woman whose life has been shattered befrien
Best-sellers
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Fiction BLUE, by Danielle Steel. A woman whose life has been shattered befriends a homeless boy. MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON, by Elizabeth Strout. A woman struggles with memories of her impoverished and disturbing childhood and its effect on the present... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Mary E. Mathews KochBorn Jan. 24, 1941, in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Patr
Mary E. Mathews Koch
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted yesterday
Born Jan. 24, 1941, in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Patrick Mathews and Dorothy Fuller Mathews. She was of the Christian Science faith. Mary retired from NRECA, where she met her husband. She was an avid gardener and loved... Read more
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