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Darien News-Review
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
Darien News-Review / Posted 27 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 36 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 40 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
Stamford Advocate / Posted 47 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
Connecticut Post / Posted 54 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
The New Canaan News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in UtahUtah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Ca
Debate on tax on tampons arrives in Utah
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Utah Rep. Susan Duckworth, D-Magna, poses for a photograph at the Utah State Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Salt Lake City. Utah is one of the latest states to consider making tampons and other feminine hygiene products tax-free, diving into an... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Umlazi teen’s acceptance into HarvardMfundo Radebe. Photo: supplied WHEN I first met 18-year-old Mfundo Radebe from
Umlazi teen’s acceptance into Harvard
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 hours ago
Mfundo Radebe. Photo: supplied WHEN I first met 18-year-old Mfundo Radebe from Umlazi I knew this young man would make a difference to his generation. His ability to hold the attention with those who were probably three times his age and his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thousand year old tradition of printing Britain's laws on vellum has been scrapped to save just £80,000It came after a number of MPs who oppose the move warned that Britain will lose
Thousand year old tradition of printing Britain's laws on vellum has been scrapped to save just £80,000
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
It came after a number of MPs who oppose the move warned that Britain will lose an important part of its tradition and that new archive paper will not last as long. They warned that while Velllum lasts for 5,000 years, archival papers last for just... Read more
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Business Wire
Susan F. Davis Named to Cooper Tire Board of DirectorsFINDLAY, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Cooper Tire & Rubber
Susan F. Davis Named to Cooper Tire Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 13 hours ago
FINDLAY, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Directors of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) today named Susan F. Davis a director of the company effective immediately. Davis is Executive Vice President of the Asia-Pacific Region for Johnson... Read more
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Variety
Vice Media Under Pressure: New Backers Bring New Challenges“Are you getting high?” asks a marijuana entrepreneur’s mother in his new TV se
Vice Media Under Pressure: New Backers Bring New Challenges
Variety / Posted 16 hours ago
“Are you getting high?” asks a marijuana entrepreneur’s mother in his new TV series “Weediquette,” fearing he will be caught smoking on screen. It’s a sly joke, considering how much pot consumption is crammed into seemingly every minute of the show... Read more
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ESPN
Harig: PXG clubs, going for about $5K a set, turning headsBob Parsons likes to play golf. Often. Three times a week usually "when I'm wor
Harig: PXG clubs, going for about $5K a set, turning heads
ESPN / Posted 16 hours ago
Bob Parsons likes to play golf. Often. Three times a week usually "when I'm working for a living'' and every day when he's not. Parsons, of course, has the means to do this and doesn't really need to worry about a job. Forbes put his net worth at... Read more
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Salon.com
This is the only way to rein in the environmental recklessness of powerhouses like Exxon Mobil and BPDedicated capitalists may find the idea of natural resources belonging to all p
This is the only way to rein in the environmental recklessness of powerhouses like Exxon Mobil and BP
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Dedicated capitalists may find the idea of natural resources belonging to all people and not corporations radical, but it’s nothing new. In 1217 King Henry III sealed the Charter of the Forest, a companion piece to the Magna Carta that recognized... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Sculpture is a lasting legacy of Bury’s Magna Carta celebrationsA sculpture has been unveiled in Bury St Edmunds as a lasting legacy of the tow
Sculpture is a lasting legacy of Bury’s Magna Carta celebrations
Bury Free Press / Posted 22 hours ago
A sculpture has been unveiled in Bury St Edmunds as a lasting legacy of the town’s Magna Carta celebrations. The stainless steel and bronze piece in the Abbey Gardens marks the town’s vital role in the creation of the charter, which is responsible... Read more
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Sussex Express
Banner depicting historic moment donated to LewesThe Houses of Parliament have gifted the original commemorative ‘1265 Simon de
Banner depicting historic moment donated to Lewes
Sussex Express / Posted 22 hours ago
The Houses of Parliament have gifted the original commemorative ‘1265 Simon de Montfort parliament’ banner to Lewes Town Council. Following the culmination of the Houses of Parliament’s year-long banner exhibition ‘The Beginning of that Freedome’,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bay Street needs more personalities willing to speak their mindsTim Kiladze says Canadian business islacking outspoken personalities, like form
Bay Street needs more personalities willing to speak their minds
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Tim Kiladze says Canadian business islacking outspoken personalities, like former Toronto-Dominion Bank chief Ed Clark, pictured here. At a breakfast panel five years ago inside Torys LLP’s Toronto head office, Ontario Justice H.J. Wilton-Siegel... Read more
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Times of Malta
‘Harmony’ is the wordTimesTalk of January 19 discussed the controversy concerning a group of Muslims
‘Harmony’ is the word
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
TimesTalk of January 19 discussed the controversy concerning a group of Muslims who decided to assemble and pray in a public space in Msida. Now that things have calmed down and the issue started being resolved, it is important to reflect on what... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Darien
Darien Senior From Fairfield Prep Commits To Williams CollegeFAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play col
Darien Senior From Fairfield Prep Commits To Williams College
The Daily Voice - Darien / Posted yesterday
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play college lacrosse in the fall. Jack O'Connor, Brendan Hoffman, Colin Smalkais and Nick Franchuk are the four members of the Class of 2016 going on to continue their athletic... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Fairfield Prep Lacrosse Players Make College CommitmentsFAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play col
Fairfield Prep Lacrosse Players Make College Commitments
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted yesterday
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play college lacrosse in the fall. Jack O'Connor, Brendan Hoffman, Colin Smalkais and Nick Franchuk are the four members of the Class of 2016 going on to continue their athletic... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Senior From Fairfield Prep Commits To Bowdoin CollegeFAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play col
Stamford Senior From Fairfield Prep Commits To Bowdoin College
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted yesterday
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Fairfield Prep announced four seniors will go on to play college lacrosse in the fall. Jack O'Connor, Brendan Hoffman, Colin Smalkais and Nick Franchuk are the four members of the Class of 2016 going on to continue their athletic... Read more
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The Seattle Times
From high-school dropout to medical student: one man’s remarkable journeyWhen he dropped out of high school in ninth grade, Timothy Woodiwiss’s biggest
From high-school dropout to medical student: one man’s remarkable journey
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
When he dropped out of high school in ninth grade, Timothy Woodiwiss’s biggest ambition was to manage the Ritzville McDonald’s. At 18, he joined the Washington Army National Guard and, after working in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, decided he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Is the Government chasing growth, or just revenue? Right now the Government is casting around for new approaches to tax after a
Is the Government chasing growth, or just revenue?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Right now the Government is casting around for new approaches to tax after a GST rise was all but ditched. But they first need to answer a simple question: why are they interested in tax reform at... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy EO eyed for government pay hikeMANILA, Philippines - With the fate of the proposed Salary Standardization Law
Noy EO eyed for government pay hike
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - With the fate of the proposed Salary Standardization Law 4 (SSL4) in limbo, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad said he would ask President Aquino to issue an executive order to raise the salary of government workers this year. “I... Read more
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The Free Press
The Millennials Conscience, On “The Drone Papers”On October 15, 2015, The Intercept – a publication launched by Glenn Greenwald,
The Millennials Conscience, On “The Drone Papers”
The Free Press / Posted yesterday
On October 15, 2015, The Intercept – a publication launched by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Jeremy Scahill, in 2014, to “bring transparency and accountability to powerful governmental and corporate institutions” – released “The Drone Papers.”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magna to Open Offices in HarareMagna Carta, a South African reputation management consultancy is set to bolste
Magna to Open Offices in Harare
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Magna Carta, a South African reputation management consultancy is set to bolster its already existing Africa network with the opening of an office in Harare. The opening of the Harare office will make Magna Carta one of the best represented firms of... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
O'Maison Steals The Show In RotherhamLight-middleweight Sam O’Maison stole the show at the Rotherham Magna Centre on
O'Maison Steals The Show In Rotherham
SecondsOut.com / Posted 2 days ago
Light-middleweight Sam O’Maison stole the show at the Rotherham Magna Centre on February 6th, with a vicious knockout of Northeast rival Anthony Hardy. The match between the southpaw pair looked a solid 50-50 encounter, with both just a single... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Fans’ punch up: leave fighting to the boxers, guysA decorated group of boxing luminaries were being introduced between bouts, to
Fans’ punch up: leave fighting to the boxers, guys
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
A decorated group of boxing luminaries were being introduced between bouts, to an appreciative audience at the Magna Centre, Rotherham. Then, out of the blue, a fight. Not in the ring...but a scrap between a hand-full of macho hot-heads trading... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland County shows it's sweet on businessOakland County is sending Valentine's Day gifts to 100 automakers and suppliers
Oakland County shows it's sweet on business
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
Oakland County is sending Valentine's Day gifts to 100 automakers and suppliers in the county. Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced last week the county government would send chocolate cars to the CEOs of 100 automakers and... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Oakland County shows it's sweet on bizOakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced last week the county gov
Oakland County shows it's sweet on biz
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced last week the county government would send chocolate cars to the CEOs of 100 automakers and suppliers with locations in the county as Valentine's Day gifts for their investment and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford's Dulac is Five Star Wealth ManagerNoel R. Dulac, of Chelmsford, of Boston Partners Financial Group, LLC, has been
Chelmsford's Dulac is Five Star Wealth Manager
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Noel R. Dulac, of Chelmsford, of Boston Partners Financial Group, LLC, has been has been chosen as one of Boston's Five Star Wealth Managers for 2016 by Five Star Professional. The Five Star Wealth Manager award program is the largest and most widely... Read more
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Daily News
Time for Justice in Sri LankaSri Lanka was the subject of an Editorial in The New York Times late last week.
Time for Justice in Sri Lanka
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Sri Lanka was the subject of an Editorial in The New York Times late last week. It was to say, "Just a little over a year ago, voters in Sri Lanka rallied to elect a new president, with high hopes that he would usher in a new era of government... Read more
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Market Watch
These Super Bowl-bound NFL players know more about Wall Street than youCarolina Panthers football players punter Brad Nortman (on the left) and long s
These Super Bowl-bound NFL players know more about Wall Street than you
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
Carolina Panthers football players punter Brad Nortman (on the left) and long snapper Jeffrey Richard Jansen. If this National Football League thing doesn’t work out for these Carolina Panthers players, well, maybe they’ve got a future in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Pat Haden's biography: Highlights from the soon-to-retire USC athletic director's careerPat Haden biography Age: 63. Faculty appointment in USC's Marshall School of
Pat Haden's biography: Highlights from the soon-to-retire USC athletic director's career
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Pat Haden biography Age: 63. Faculty appointment in USC's Marshall School of Business and the Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism. Was partner and managing director of Riordan, Lewis & Haden, a private equity firm, 1987-2010. Was an... Read more
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Market Watch
These Super Bowl bound NFL players know more about Wall Street than youCarolina Panthers football players punter Brad Nortman (on the left) and long s
These Super Bowl bound NFL players know more about Wall Street than you
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
Carolina Panthers football players punter Brad Nortman (on the left) and long snapper Jeffrey Richard Jansen. If this National Football League thing doesn’t work out for these Carolina Panthers players, well, maybe they’ve got a future in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOST ‘black-shirt’ protest continuesSome 25,000 employees of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and th
DOST ‘black-shirt’ protest continues
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Some 25,000 employees of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) and the Department of Health (DOH) on Friday held the first of their planned nationwide “Black Friday” mass actions, coming to work in black shirts and black armbands and... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50In a valley thick with tech-obsessed early adopters, VenueNext CEO John Paul sa
John Paul of VenueNext brings cutting-edge tech to Levi's Stadium and Super Bowl 50
The Fremont Argus / Posted 4 days ago
In a valley thick with tech-obsessed early adopters, VenueNext CEO John Paul says his Palo Alto neighbors think of him "as an early adopter. I'm the guy who absolutely has to have the latest technology first." That passion for remaining perched on... Read more
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The Verge
Rihanna, the RIAA, and making a platinum record in 2016The bodies we trust to deliver an accurate, historical commercial record are do
Rihanna, the RIAA, and making a platinum record in 2016
The Verge / Posted 4 days ago
The bodies we trust to deliver an accurate, historical commercial record are doing their best to keep up with an industry that's changing every day, but they can't really help but fall behind. What does it mean when an artist sells a million albums... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
This week's most oversold and overbought stocks on the TSXA worker in the Magna plant in Puebla, Mexico, Wednesday, January 22, 2015. Mag
This week's most oversold and overbought stocks on the TSX
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A worker in the Magna plant in Puebla, Mexico, Wednesday, January 22, 2015. Magna produces a number of car parts that are used by a variety of different car manufactures. Puebla has a growing auto industry. Brett Gundlock for the Globe and... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Pat Haden to Step Down as USC Athletic DirectorPat Haden will retire as the University of Southern California's athletic direc
Pat Haden to Step Down as USC Athletic Director
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
Pat Haden will retire as the University of Southern California's athletic director, the school announced Friday. Haden will stay with USC to guide the renovation of the LA Memorial Coliseum. The move is effective June 30. Haden was hired as... Read more
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The Daily Record
Bryna R. Shmerling has joined the health law group in the Washington office of Ober|Kaler as an a
Bryna R. Shmerling
The Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
has joined the health law group in the Washington office of Ober|Kaler as an associate. Shmerling represents providers and organizations in a broad range of health law matters. She brings to her practice experience in health law... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Local students graduate in NGU’s 2015 December classA baccalaureate student whose cumulative grade point average is at least 3.5 gr
Local students graduate in NGU’s 2015 December class
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
A baccalaureate student whose cumulative grade point average is at least 3.5 graduates cum laude; those with at least a 3.75 graduate magna cum laude; and those with at least a 3.9 grade point average graduate summa cum laude. Jeffrey Mark Eubanks,... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Black Hearts Day’ | State workers to protest removal of mandated benefits – BulatlatGovernment employees said the proposed salary increase can only afford dried fi
‘Black Hearts Day’ | State workers to protest removal of mandated benefits – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
Government employees said the proposed salary increase can only afford dried fish and rice pops or ampao. (Contributed photo) “On close scrutiny, the SSL 4 actually offers little, but takes away more from what we already have.” MANILA — For the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
New bishop ordained for Houston-based ordinariate for former AnglicansEnvoys of the Vatican along with dozens of U.S. Catholic prelates gathered Feb.
New bishop ordained for Houston-based ordinariate for former Anglicans
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Envoys of the Vatican along with dozens of U.S. Catholic prelates gathered Feb. 2 with the faithful at the Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart in Houston for a history-making Mass -- ordination and installation Mass for Bishop Steven J. Lopes. He is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mobile ads get a useful twistIn the fast-changing world of mobile advertising, staples like banner ads, pop-
Mobile ads get a useful twist
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
In the fast-changing world of mobile advertising, staples like banner ads, pop-ups and ads disguised as news stories aren't cutting it anymore. The latest crop of ads reads like novels, mimics the levels of a video game and lets Snoopy hitch a ride... Read more
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The Manila Times
EDSA and other People Power upheavalsFebruary 5, 2016 10:57 pm THIRTY years after it occurred, the First EDSA Revol
EDSA and other People Power upheavals
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
February 5, 2016 10:57 pm THIRTY years after it occurred, the First EDSA Revolution with its global impact remains fresh in my memory. The CNN live coverage brought the event to millions of homes around the... Read more
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chroniclelive
Double delight as two County Durham tourist attractions make shortlist of national awardsAnd four other North East success stories are included in the range of award ca
Double delight as two County Durham tourist attractions make shortlist of national awards
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
And four other North East success stories are included in the range of award categories. The announcement is hot on the heels of news of region-wide success in a VisitEngland-led campaign to boost tourism across the country; with a three-year... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Weathermen urge Noy to retain benefitsMANILA, Philippines - Workers at the state weather bureau asked President Aquin
Weathermen urge Noy to retain benefits
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Workers at the state weather bureau asked President Aquino not to remove their magna carta benefits should the latter decide to come up with an executive order as an alternative to the doomed Salary Standardization Law... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Julian Assange awaits ruling on whether he's been 'unlawfully detained'Julian Assange is awaiting the results of a United Nations report which may rul
Julian Assange awaits ruling on whether he's been 'unlawfully detained'
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Julian Assange is awaiting the results of a United Nations report which may rule that he has been unlawfully detained in the UK. The WikiLeaks founder has been staying in London's Ecuadorian Embassy since 2012. He was granted political asylum there... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
University Wisconsin - Stevens Point confers degrees and academic honorsSTEVENS POINT, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point conferred degre
University Wisconsin - Stevens Point confers degrees and academic honors
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
STEVENS POINT, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point conferred degrees on more than 700 graduates during the university's winter commencement ceremonies on Dec. 19, 2015. Escanaba resident Michael Anthony earned a bachelor of science... Read more
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MLive.com
Coach tells what it's like to win $25,000 on 'Hollywood Game Night'Alicia Groveston proved as skilled in answering questions on sports pop culture
Coach tells what it's like to win $25,000 on 'Hollywood Game Night'
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Alicia Groveston proved as skilled in answering questions on sports pop culture as she is coaching lacrosse. The Grand Valley State women's lacrosse coach was finally able to share a $25,000 secret when "Hollywood Game Show" aired Tuesday. She was... Read more
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