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Independent
Help for children in refuges is a postcode lottery, charity warnsHestia, London’s largest provider of domestic abuse refuges, says the ability o
Help for children in refuges is a postcode lottery, charity warns
Independent / Posted 57 minutes ago
Hestia, London’s largest provider of domestic abuse refuges, says the ability of thousands of children to access specialist services is a postcode lottery because many safe houses in the UK lack the funds to provide them. The situation is made worse... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Clocking football blowoutsSome coaches will say that wide scoring margins allow them to get younger playe
Clocking football blowouts
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 59 minutes ago
Some coaches will say that wide scoring margins allow them to get younger players experience, a noble gesture for sure. However, those are the players from the junior varsity ranks, and they have their own games. Plus, at some of the smaller... Read more
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Denver Post
Free-agent kudos provide platform for Nuggets to build onCan one tweet stem a tide? Can it signal the beginning of significant change?
Free-agent kudos provide platform for Nuggets to build on
Denver Post / Posted an hour ago
Can one tweet stem a tide? Can it signal the beginning of significant change? If the right person is sending it, perhaps so. On Aug. 4, Emmanuel Mudiay, the much-celebrated Nuggets lottery pick in this year's NBA draft, sent out this message via... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Honors for Aug. 30, 2015BATON ROUGE AREA Kimberly Chopin, director of communications for the Louisiana
Business Honors for Aug. 30, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
BATON ROUGE AREA Kimberly Chopin, director of communications for the Louisiana Lottery Corp., won the Powers Award from the North American Association of State and Provincial Lotteries for exceptional public relations work in the lottery industry... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 3 paperback nonfiction books at Moravian Book ShopUNPROCESSED: MY CITY DWELLING YEAR OF RECLAIMING REAL FOOD By Megan Kimble (Wi
Top 3 paperback nonfiction books at Moravian Book Shop
The Morning Call / Posted 2 hours ago
UNPROCESSED: MY CITY DWELLING YEAR OF RECLAIMING REAL FOOD By Megan Kimble (William Morrow, $15.99) Here is a remarkable chronicle of a young woman's year-long journey of eating only whole, unprocessed foods — intertwined with a journalistic... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ex Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethic AP News | 08/29/15 05:55 pm TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- When it came to the bo
Ex Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethic
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 hours ago
AP News | 08/29/15 05:55 pm TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prizeAll smiles: Timothy Sullivan, daughter Courtney, Tanya Sullivan All smiles: Ti
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prize
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 hours ago
All smiles: Timothy Sullivan, daughter Courtney, Tanya Sullivan All smiles: Timothy Sullivan, daughter Courtney, Tanya Sullivan On Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wedded “for richer or for poorer.” On Friday,... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Newlyweds win $4 Million Lotto Prize One Day After Tying the KnotAll smiles: Timothy Sullivan, daughter Courtney, Tanya Sullivan (CNN) — On Thu
Newlyweds win $4 Million Lotto Prize One Day After Tying the Knot
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 hours ago
All smiles: Timothy Sullivan, daughter Courtney, Tanya Sullivan (CNN) — On Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wedded “for richer or for poorer.” On Friday, Sullivan became a couple million dollars richer to fulfill that... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prizeOn Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wedded “for
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prize
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 hours ago
On Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wedded “for richer or for poorer.” On Friday, Sullivan became a couple million dollars richer to fulfill that promise. The postal worker from Raynham, Massachusetts, won a $4... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prize(CNN) -- On Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wed
Newlywed wins $4 million lotto prize
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 hours ago
(CNN) -- On Thursday, Timothy Sullivan promised his new wife to be lawfully wedded "for richer or for poorer." On Friday, Sullivan became a couple million dollars richer to fulfill that promise. The postal worker from Raynham, Massachusetts, won a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practicesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question t
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practices
York Daily Record / Posted 3 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethicCreated: 08/29/2015 7:21 PM By: By GARY FINEOUT TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When
Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethic
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 hours ago
Created: 08/29/2015 7:21 PM By: By GARY FINEOUT TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practicesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question t
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practices
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an... Read more
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Salon.com
Lottery secretary’s success overshadowed by work ethicTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there’s no question t
Lottery secretary’s success overshadowed by work ethic
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there’s no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O’Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O’Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, MARY E. LUCIDO, Youngstown, Ohio“Together Again” LOWELLVILLE - Mary E. Lucido, 89, passed peacefully, with her
Youngstown News, Obituaries, Tributes, MARY E. LUCIDO, Youngstown, Ohio
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 hours ago
“Together Again” LOWELLVILLE - Mary E. Lucido, 89, passed peacefully, with her daughter, Carole, and son-in-law Jim, by her side on Aug. 28, 2015, at Hampton Woods Nursing Home. Mary was born Sept. 20, 1925, in Lowellville, daughter of the late... Read more
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ABC News
Lottery Secretary's Success Dwarfed by Some Work PracticesUnder her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nea
Lottery Secretary's Success Dwarfed by Some Work Practices
ABC News / Posted 4 hours ago
Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an aggressive push of scratch-off tickets and an effort to expand sales to retailers who had previously resisted selling lottery tickets. But it... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practicesTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question t
Lottery secretary's success dwarfed by some work practices
Bennington Banner / Posted 4 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethicTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question t
Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethic
The Evening Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — When it came to the bottom line, there's no question that Florida Lottery Secretary Cynthia O'Connell was a success. Under her four-and-a-half year tenure, O'Connell pushed up lottery sales to nearly $6 billion through an... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ayn Rand & Murray Rothbard: Diverse Champions Of LibertySubmitted by Tibor R. Machan via Acting-Man.com, Differences and Similarities
Ayn Rand & Murray Rothbard: Diverse Champions Of Liberty
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
Submitted by Tibor R. Machan via Acting-Man.com, Differences and Similarities No one should attempt to treat Ayn Rand and Murray N. Rothbard as uncomplicated and rather similar defenders of the free society although they have more in common than... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on StreetA man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to fin
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on Street
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 hours ago
A man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to find on the floor has won $1 million. Hubert Tang had not bought a lottery ticket in 10 years, but when he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International... Read more
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express
Health Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015 THESE are the winning Health Lottery numbers for the draw on Saturday August
Health Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015
express / Posted 6 hours ago
THESE are the winning Health Lottery numbers for the draw on Saturday August 29 2015. Health lottery results are drawn twice every week The Health Lottery supports more than 1,500... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on StreetA man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to fin
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on Street
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 hours ago
A man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to find on the floor has won $1 million. Hubert Tang had not bought a lottery ticket in 10 years, but when he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on StreetA man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to fin
Man Wins Lottery After Finding Money on Street
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 hours ago
A man who bought a California Lottery ticket with money he just happened to find on the floor has won $1 million. Hubert Tang had not bought a lottery ticket in 10 years, but when he found a $20 bill on the street outside San Francisco International... Read more
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Daily Star
Health Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015DRAW: The health lottery is drawn twice every week The Health Lottery supports
Health Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015
Daily Star / Posted 6 hours ago
DRAW: The health lottery is drawn twice every week The Health Lottery supports more than 1,500 charities and has raised more than £58million for local good causes. The scheme manages 51 society lotteries which each represents a different area of... Read more
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Daily Star
National Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015DRAW: Don't forget to check your ticket Here are the winning numbers. The win
National Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015
Daily Star / Posted 6 hours ago
DRAW: Don't forget to check your ticket Here are the winning numbers. The winning Lotto numbers are: 12, 18, 23, 33, 42 and 43. The Bonus Ball is 10. Tonight's jackpot is £3.9 million. Tonight's National Lottery Thunderball winning numbers are 5,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Connie BellShe was born May 7, 1925, in Niles, the daughter of Sam and Anna Raschilla Nato
Connie Bell
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
She was born May 7, 1925, in Niles, the daughter of Sam and Anna Raschilla Natoli. Connie was employed at Niles Steel Products and Packard Electric in her early years. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish in Niles, enjoyed spending... Read more
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express
National Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015. THESE are the winning National Lottery numbers for the draw on Saturday Augus
National Lottery results: Winning numbers for Saturday August 29 2015.
express / Posted 7 hours ago
THESE are the winning National Lottery numbers for the draw on Saturday August 29 2015. Here are the winning numbers. The winning Lotto numbers are: 12, 18, 23, 33, 42 and 43.... Read more
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The Advocate
High rivers change fishing landscapeThe unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing
High rivers change fishing landscape
The Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
The unusually long run of snow melt along with spring and summer rains pushing the Mississippi and Atchafalaya rivers to abnormally high stages well into August left its mark on two of the country’s hottest freshwater fishing spots. Most in-state... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Port's problems shift attention to trucks, railroadsThe Keep Oregon Trade Moving series of workshops was launched to find solutions
Port's problems shift attention to trucks, railroads
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The Keep Oregon Trade Moving series of workshops was launched to find solutions to shipping problems created when two major container-shipping lines stopped serving the Port of Portland. But it would have been a productive exercise even if Hanjin... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Fantasy 5 results in rolldown after no one picks 5 numbersNo one selected all five numbers in the "Fantasy 5" game resulting in a rolldow
Fantasy 5 results in rolldown after no one picks 5 numbers
Local 10 Miami / Posted 7 hours ago
No one selected all five numbers in the "Fantasy 5" game resulting in a rolldown. The Florida Lottery said Saturday that 290 tickets matched four numbers to win $555 each; 9,027 tickets matched three numbers for $22 each; and 90,238 tickets won a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. postal worker hits lottery jackpot the day after his weddingA postal worker from Raynham collected the $4 million jackpot from the Massachu
Mass. postal worker hits lottery jackpot the day after his wedding
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
A postal worker from Raynham collected the $4 million jackpot from the Massachusetts State Lottery, just one day after getting married, The Boston Globe reports. Timothy Sullivan and his new wife Tanya collected the cash prize Friday, which after... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Florida Lottery secretary left quickly as scrutiny mountedTALLAHASSEE, Fla - Cynthia O'Connell got accolades for a rise in ticket sales d
Florida Lottery secretary left quickly as scrutiny mounted
Naples Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla - Cynthia O'Connell got accolades for a rise in ticket sales during her four-and-a-half years as the head of the Florida Lottery, but her demise came swiftly once questions mounted about her spending and work habits. O'Connell was... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left outSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the l
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out
The Evening Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out. Without a state budget agreement two months into the new fiscal year, there's no authority for the state comptroller to cut checks over... Read more
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York Daily Record
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left outSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the l
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out
York Daily Record / Posted 10 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out. Without a state budget agreement two months into the new fiscal year, there's no authority for the state comptroller to cut checks over... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left outSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the l
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out. Without a state budget agreement two months into the new fiscal year, there's no authority for the state comptroller to cut checks over... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left outSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the l
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out. Without a state budget agreement two months into the new fiscal year, there's no authority for the state comptroller to cut checks over... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Tom’s Cigar Store becomes another piece of Americana up in smokeJoe Wright probably feels all wrong this morning. He has lost his best friend
Tom’s Cigar Store becomes another piece of Americana up in smoke
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 hours ago
Joe Wright probably feels all wrong this morning. He has lost his best friend of 50 years. It’s difficult to say goodbye, even to an aging building in a rundown neighborhood. Since Wright started working at Tom’s Cigar Shop in 1965 — six years... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
some sun, some clouds and maybe some rain laterCLEVELAND – Most of today will be dry. There’s a better chance of showers this
some sun, some clouds and maybe some rain later
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 13 hours ago
CLEVELAND – Most of today will be dry. There’s a better chance of showers this evening and overnight, then things should quiet down in time for the Fox 8 Fox Trot. It seems odd to be so excited about hitting 78°F in late August, but after two and a... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Pleasanton police urge community to be aware of phone scamsPleasanton police encouraged residents to be aware of phone scams that typicall
Pleasanton police urge community to be aware of phone scams
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 13 hours ago
Pleasanton police encouraged residents to be aware of phone scams that typically ask someone to send money to help a loved one get out of jail. Such scams are not new, said Officer Archie Chu, and Pleasanton seniors often get targeted for calls... Read more
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Washington Post
Why hunger strikers are risking their health to save a Chicago public high schoolA dozen people are nearing the end of their second week of a hunger strike aime
Why hunger strikers are risking their health to save a Chicago public high school
Washington Post / Posted 14 hours ago
A dozen people are nearing the end of their second week of a hunger strike aimed not only at keeping alive Walter H. Dyett High School High School in Bronzeville on the South Side of Chicago, but also at underscoring the damaging effects of modern... Read more
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Spalding Today
Could your help be the key to reducing sex offences in area? Volunteers are needed to form a Circle of Support and Accountability in south
Could your help be the key to reducing sex offences in area?
Spalding Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Volunteers are needed to form a Circle of Support and Accountability in south Lincolnshire. ANL-150821-155758001 High risk child offenders in south Lincolnshire are likely to re-offend... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Volunteers work together to help grow east end gardenA GROUNDFORCE team whose organisation helped to sow the seeds of an east end oa
Volunteers work together to help grow east end garden
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
A GROUNDFORCE team whose organisation helped to sow the seeds of an east end oasis got stuck in to help it grow. Big Lottery Fund staff swapped their office for the great outdoors to do their bit to maintain Belville Community Garden in the east... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left outBig-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting
Lottery winners don't get largesse, but get left out
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 16 hours ago
Big-time Illinois Lottery winners aren't getting the largesse. They're getting left out. Without a state budget agreement two months into the new fiscal year, there's no authority for the state comptroller to cut checks over $25,000. That means... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
partly cloudy to startCLEVELAND – It seems odd to be so excited about hitting 78°F in late August, bu
partly cloudy to start
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 16 hours ago
CLEVELAND – It seems odd to be so excited about hitting 78°F in late August, but after two and a half cold days, this was certainly very, very welcomed. We started Friday with some pretty cold temperatures. Many places, even official reporting... Read more
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Bizjournals
How to hire for learning ability as well as company fitIn the late 1900s, business owners sought talented individuals who had the righ
How to hire for learning ability as well as company fit
Bizjournals / Posted 16 hours ago
In the late 1900s, business owners sought talented individuals who had the right skills and aptitude to contribute to a growing business. This philosophy resulted in thousands of companies recruiting hundreds of thousands of graduates to find the... Read more
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TechCrunch
The Honeywell Bubble Count RevisitedI am a tall straight white cisgendered Canadian man in excellent health, i.e. I
The Honeywell Bubble Count Revisited
TechCrunch / Posted 16 hours ago
I am a tall straight white cisgendered Canadian man in excellent health, i.e. I won pretty much every available lottery on the day I was born. People expect me to excel at things, or at least they don’t expect me not to. Concierges at five-star... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
These lotto employees gamed the system to win millions — and almost got away with itRigging the lottery to win $14 million? It sounds like the plot of a fictional
These lotto employees gamed the system to win millions — and almost got away with it
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
Rigging the lottery to win $14 million? It sounds like the plot of a fictional “Ocean’s Sixteen.” However, it actually did occur, but in Iowa, not Vegas. The criminal never did profit from his crime, and was recently convicted on fraud... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In the newsVictoria Yillia, 20, believed to be the first person to survive Ebola in Sierra
In the news
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
Victoria Yillia, 20, believed to be the first person to survive Ebola in Sierra Leone, where she lost 21 members of her family to the disease, gave birth to a healthy son just a few minutes’ walk from the ward where last year she nearly died. The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning, Aug. 29, 2015Today's lunchtime crowd in downtown Royal was going to be big anyway, what with
Top of the morning, Aug. 29, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
Today's lunchtime crowd in downtown Royal was going to be big anyway, what with pork chops on the grill and Marvin Lee on the stage. Then organizers of Royal Days decided to give away a souped-up golf cart at 12:30 p.m., pretty much assuring a... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Future 4 Me project voted best in UK Ashley Banjo meets volunteers from the Future 4 Me project. a project helpin
Future 4 Me project voted best in UK
Weston Mercury / Posted 21 hours ago
Ashley Banjo meets volunteers from the Future 4 Me project. a project helping to get young people’s lives back on track after they have committed a crime has been voted the best charity project in the UK. The... Read more
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