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Greenwich Time
Workplace shootings also pose risks for companies, executivesIt’s been nearly six years since Stamford police and SWAT responders rushed to
Workplace shootings also pose risks for companies, executives
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 minutes ago
It’s been nearly six years since Stamford police and SWAT responders rushed to XL Group’s waterfront office as a laid-off worker cornered a manager and threatened her with a handgun. XL employees were spared the worst-case scenario that day, with... Read more
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The News-Times
Workplace shootings also pose risks for companies, executivesIt’s been nearly six years since Stamford police and SWAT responders rushed to
Workplace shootings also pose risks for companies, executives
The News-Times / Posted 13 minutes ago
It’s been nearly six years since Stamford police and SWAT responders rushed to XL Group’s waterfront office as a laid-off worker cornered a manager and threatened her with a handgun. XL employees were spared the worst-case scenario that day, with... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Meals From the Heartland Makes Big Push to Meet GoalDES MOINES, Iowa — This will mark the eighth year Meals from the Heartland has
Meals From the Heartland Makes Big Push to Meet Goal
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 16 minutes ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — This will mark the eighth year Meals from the Heartland has held its Annual Hunger Fight. The goal for this year’s event is to make five million meals. As of Friday morning, volunteers have packaged 1.8 million meals. “It’s good... Read more
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Yahoo News
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid FILE- In this April 2, 2013, file photo, Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid
Yahoo News / Posted 22 minutes ago
FILE- In this April 2, 2013, file photo, Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary Rodham Clinton appear onstage at the Vital Voices Global Partnership 2013 Global Leadership Awards gala in... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Transparency is in the eye of the beholderTo the editor: The Aug. 21 Breeze carried a polemic over the signature of City
Transparency is in the eye of the beholder
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 26 minutes ago
To the editor: The Aug. 21 Breeze carried a polemic over the signature of City Manager John Szerlag. The thrust of his effort was to establish that the prior Breeze editorial "Council must take control of wage goal" was factually infirm and that... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Johnson County board vote advances minimum-wage proposalIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- A proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 in Johns
Johnson County board vote advances minimum-wage proposal
KWWL Iowa / Posted 26 minutes ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- A proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 in Johnson County has passed its first formal test. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the proposal on Thursday. The measure requires two more votes of approval... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Johnson County board vote advances minimum-wage proposalIOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 in Johnso
Johnson County board vote advances minimum-wage proposal
KWWL Iowa / Posted 26 minutes ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - A proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 in Johnson County has passed its first formal test. The county Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the proposal on Thursday. The measure requires two more votes of approval... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bidHillary Clinton trying to discourage Joe Biden from running for president with
Clinton quietly trying to discourage Biden from a 2016 bid
Daily Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
Hillary Clinton trying to discourage Joe Biden from running for president with increased fundraising and personal calls to donors pledging to support his campaign Hillary Clinton is quietly trying to discourage Joe Biden from running for... Read more
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Daily FX
Stocks Surge Ahead of Jackson HoleStock gains extended throughout yesterday as the global economy takes a step ba
Stocks Surge Ahead of Jackson Hole
Daily FX / Posted 31 minutes ago
Stock gains extended throughout yesterday as the global economy takes a step back from the ledge. Fed policy and communication are proving of vital importance to equity performance, and the Jackson Hole Summit this weekend gives the Fed a chance to... Read more
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Newser
A Decades-Old Definition Has Been Changed. That's Really Good News for Fast-Food Workers– In what the Washington Post calls a "landmark" case, a federal labor board ha
A Decades-Old Definition Has Been Changed. That's Really Good News for Fast-Food Workers
Newser / Posted 34 minutes ago
– In what the Washington Post calls a "landmark" case, a federal labor board has just made it easier for workers at fast-food restaurants and other franchise operations to negotiate for better wages and working conditions. The National Labor... Read more
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The Christian Post
Slavery, Hitler and Planned ParenthoodA Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California, August 3, 2015. Huma
Slavery, Hitler and Planned Parenthood
The Christian Post / Posted 36 minutes ago
A Planned Parenthood clinic is seen in Vista, California, August 3, 2015. Human beings have always had an extraordinary capacity for self-delusion. We justify horrible things by telling ourselves that we are acting in the service of a noble cause,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ebola survivor who lost 21 relatives gives birth to baby boyEbola did not take Victoria Yillia's life. And it could not prevent the birth o
Ebola survivor who lost 21 relatives gives birth to baby boy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 37 minutes ago
Ebola did not take Victoria Yillia's life. And it could not prevent the birth of her son. And yet it loomed, even on this, her happiest day. She delivered her child just a few minutes' walk from the ward where just last year she had hovered between... Read more
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The Evening Sun
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvementCHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvement
The Evening Sun / Posted 39 minutes ago
CHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of his employees to lead Letterkenny Army Depot. Maddox, a career logistics officer, has commanded the industrial depot north of Chambersburg less than three weeks. He's... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Puerto Rico braces for storm Erika; 4 dead in DominicaNURSING STAFF Countryside Health Care of Milford is a non-profit skilled nursin
Puerto Rico braces for storm Erika; 4 dead in Dominica
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 41 minutes ago
NURSING STAFF Countryside Health Care of Milford is a non-profit skilled nursing and Rehabilitation facility with an impeccable reputation. Due to the addition of a new Memory Care Unit, we are currently seeking: RNs/LPNs & CNAS All shifts - full and... Read more
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York Daily Record
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvementCHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvement
York Daily Record / Posted 44 minutes ago
CHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of his employees to lead Letterkenny Army Depot. Maddox, a career logistics officer, has commanded the industrial depot north of Chambersburg less than three weeks. He's... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
10 years later, John Gumm recounts Katrina storyUpdated: Fri, Aug 28 2015, 07:08 AM (Written by John Gumm) Saturday, August 2
10 years later, John Gumm recounts Katrina story
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 47 minutes ago
Updated: Fri, Aug 28 2015, 07:08 AM (Written by John Gumm) Saturday, August 27, 2005. I was working as the morning meteorologist at WWL-TV, the CBS station in New Orleans, Louisiana. Before arriving at work, I woke up that morning to a sick... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City pays out $550M | Sidewalk-café map | Manhattan storm barriersSettlements with those arrested at the 2004 Republican National Convention and
City pays out $550M | Sidewalk-café map | Manhattan storm barriers
Crain's New York Business / Posted 52 minutes ago
Settlements with those arrested at the 2004 Republican National Convention and others drove the city to pay more than $550 million for personal-injury and property-damage lawsuits in 2014, according to a report from Comptroller Scott Stringer’s... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Complete Jackson Hole ScheduleOver the past several years, the two-day Jackson Hole symposium had garnered a
The Complete Jackson Hole Schedule
Zero Hedge / Posted 54 minutes ago
Over the past several years, the two-day Jackson Hole symposium had garnered a particular prominence among economists and market watchers as this is where various key inflection points by the Fed were hinted, leaked or announced, including QE2, QE3... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 28Overnight Media Digest - U.S. stocks charged higher for a second straight sess
August 28
Zero Hedge / Posted 54 minutes ago
Overnight Media Digest - U.S. stocks charged higher for a second straight session amid signs of strong domestic growth and a rally in Asia and Europe, marking the latest big move in a tumultuous week (on.wsj.com/1LF6sXi) - That Islamic State's... Read more
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Business Spectator
Police station pledge in Canning campaignLabor is challenging the Liberals to match its most concrete Canning by-electio
Police station pledge in Canning campaign
Business Spectator / Posted 55 minutes ago
Labor is challenging the Liberals to match its most concrete Canning by-election promise, a police station open round the clock in the crime hot spot of Armadale. Opposition Leader Bill Shorten also threw down the gauntlet to the prime minister,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 55 minutes ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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The Young Witness
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
The Young Witness / Posted 57 minutes ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
71 migrants found dead in truck in AustriaSchool bus full of kids flips in Florida 2015-08-28 07:50:04 Asian markets op
71 migrants found dead in truck in Austria
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 59 minutes ago
School bus full of kids flips in Florida 2015-08-28 07:50:04 Asian markets open higher Friday 2015-08-28 07:47:35 Kim Jong Un dismisses top officials 2015-08-28 07:46:42 2015-08-28... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Freebie Friday: Free ICEE at Target, free eats at Panda Express, free gas at PublixToday's freebie-free-for-all includes a free ICEE at Target when you show your
Freebie Friday: Free ICEE at Target, free eats at Panda Express, free gas at Publix
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 59 minutes ago
Today's freebie-free-for-all includes a free ICEE at Target when you show your REDcard, and I've got coupons for free eats at Panda Express, Olive Garden, too. Publix also is offering 20 percent off gas cards through Sunday, which will come in handy... Read more
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Canberra Times
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has hit out at trade union opposition to the free trade agreement.
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has hit out at trade union opposition to the free trade agreement. Photo: Andrew Meares Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australian Border Force cancels plans to patrol Melbourne CBD as part of antisocial behaviour operationAn operation involving the Australian Border Force that was to target potential
Australian Border Force cancels plans to patrol Melbourne CBD as part of antisocial behaviour operation
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
An operation involving the Australian Border Force that was to target potential visa fraudsters in the heart of Melbourne has been cancelled following a public backlash. An operation involving the Australian Border Force that was to target potential... Read more
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Western Advocate
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Marriages still resilient after the second childMany married couples can feel overwhelmed and stressed after their first child'
Marriages still resilient after the second child
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
Many married couples can feel overwhelmed and stressed after their first child's birth, but the transition period isn't as long for the second child. While the initial four weeks after the second birth involves a period of adjustment, couples often... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Region’s July jobless rate at 10-year lowThe unemployment rate for Northeast Mississippi dipped to 6.8 percent in July,
Region’s July jobless rate at 10-year low
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted an hour ago
The unemployment rate for Northeast Mississippi dipped to 6.8 percent in July, down from 6.9 percent recorded the previous two months. It was the third-lowest jobless rate of the year, as well as the lowest figure for July in the 10 years the Daily... Read more
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JTA
Following protest, fine lifted from Tel Aviv store punished for closing on Shabbat(JTA) — Heeding protests, a Tel Aviv real-estate firm backtracked on its sancti
Following protest, fine lifted from Tel Aviv store punished for closing on Shabbat
JTA / Posted an hour ago
(JTA) — Heeding protests, a Tel Aviv real-estate firm backtracked on its sanctioning of a store owner who refused to open on Shabbat. Sarona Market, which operates the food market at the Sarona compound in eastern Tel Aviv, announced Wednesday that... Read more
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Weekly Times
DFAT head considering targets for womenAUSTRALIA'S top diplomat is comfortable with the idea of introducing targets, b
DFAT head considering targets for women
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
AUSTRALIA'S top diplomat is comfortable with the idea of introducing targets, but not quotas, to increase the number of women in senior roles. PETER Varghese reflected on how it's been many years since the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade had... Read more
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Weekly Times
Ex-minister Evans sets out Syria reasonsFORMER foreign minister Gareth Evans says there's one very good reason to expan
Ex-minister Evans sets out Syria reasons
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
FORMER foreign minister Gareth Evans says there's one very good reason to expand Australian air operations to include Syria and that's to stop further mass atrocities. THE former Labor minister said there was ample moral and political justification... Read more
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The North West Star
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
The North West Star / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing short of economic sabotage". Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Aug. 28 Premarket BriefingNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, Aug. 28:
Aug. 28 Premarket Briefing
TheStreet.com / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, Aug. 28: 1. -- Following two big days of gains Wall Street, U.S. stock futures were indicating that trading on Friday could begin weaker. European stocks shrugged off Friday... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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Bizjournals
NLRB rewrites 'joint employer' standard; franchising, outsourcing business relationships upended by decision”The decision to upend the joint-employer standard will have dire consequences
NLRB rewrites 'joint employer' standard; franchising, outsourcing business relationships upended by decision
Bizjournals / Posted an hour ago
”The decision to upend the joint-employer standard will have dire consequences on franchisees' decisions to grow and expand their businesses, jeopardizing economic growth in communities across the country,” said Angelo Amador, senior vice president... Read more
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The Age
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow outBowing out... Denis Napthine Photo: Leanne Pickett Former premier Denis Napthi
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow out
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Bowing out... Denis Napthine Photo: Leanne Pickett Former premier Denis Napthine and one of his most senior ministers, Terry Mulder, are expected to bow out of politics next week, paving the way for dual byelections in their neighbouring western... Read more
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The Border Mail
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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The Border Mail
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow outFormer premier Denis Napthine and one of his most senior ministers, Terry Mulde
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow out
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Former premier Denis Napthine and one of his most senior ministers, Terry Mulder, are expected to bow out of politics next week, paving the way for dual byelections in their neighbouring western district seats. Former premier Denis Napthine and one... Read more
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Washington Post
There’s one place where HOT lanes aren’t workingTraffic clogs I-95’s regular lanes and express lanes in the Quantico area at th
There’s one place where HOT lanes aren’t working
Washington Post / Posted an hour ago
Traffic clogs I-95’s regular lanes and express lanes in the Quantico area at the start of the Memorial Day weekend. (Win McNamee/Getty Images) Dear Dr. Gridlock: Is Virginia doing anything to improve traffic flow on Interstate 95 between the... Read more
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The Border Mail
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
The Border Mail / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing short of economic sabotage". Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to... Read more
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News.com.au
minister Evans sets out Syria reasonsFORMER foreign minister Gareth Evans says there's one very good reason to expan
minister Evans sets out Syria reasons
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
FORMER foreign minister Gareth Evans says there's one very good reason to expand Australian air operations to include Syria and that's to stop further mass atrocities. THE former Labor minister said there was ample moral and political justification... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing short of economic sabotage". Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the wayHealth minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals an
Health Minister Jillian Skinner tells CEDA lunch more privatisation on the way
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Health minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances is on the way in a wide-ranging speech to business leaders. Health Minister Jillian Skinner has flagged more privatisations of hospitals and ambulances are... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
Illawarra Mercury / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing short of economic sabotage". Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine summers are magical for BDN readersThe query was a simple one, and one we were sure would evoke memories and elici
Maine summers are magical for BDN readers
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
The query was a simple one, and one we were sure would evoke memories and elicit plenty of responses: What does ‘Summer in Maine’ mean to you? To some, it’s water. To others, it’s time spent with friends and relatives deep in the woods. Or maybe... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pain at the pump expected to continue for ChicagoansGas prices in the Chicago area are dipping in time for the Labor Day holiday af
Pain at the pump expected to continue for Chicagoans
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Gas prices in the Chicago area are dipping in time for the Labor Day holiday after a massive outage at a nearby refinery caused the local cost of gas to spike as national oil prices were hitting a six-year low. The unexpected failure had helped push... Read more
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The Courier
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow outFormer premier Denis Napthine and one of his most senior ministers, Terry Mulde
Former Premier Denis Napthine to bow out
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
Former premier Denis Napthine and one of his most senior ministers, Terry Mulder, are expected to bow out of politics next week, paving the way for dual byelections in their neighbouring western district seats. Former premier Denis Napthine and one... Read more
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The Courier
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's
China FTA: Andrew Robb slams unions for 'economic sabotage'
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to Australia's free trade agreement with China as "nothing short of economic sabotage". Beijing: Trade Minister Andrew Robb has described the trade union movement's opposition to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NLRC exec indicted over P100K unpaid 'loan'MANILA, Philippines - The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted an official of t
NLRC exec indicted over P100K unpaid 'loan'
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
MANILA, Philippines - The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted an official of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) for soliciting P100,000 from a lawyer handling cases pending before the NLRC. In a 12-page resolution, Ombudsman Conchita... Read more
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