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WBOC Salisbury
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sitesOrbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sites
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 hours ago
Orbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of the two sites would effectively establish a monopoly on the industry. And while there’s still no word from regulators on the ultimate decision on that marriage, hotels... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sitesOrbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sites
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 hours ago
Orbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of the two sites would effectively establish a monopoly on the industry. And while there’s still no word from regulators on the ultimate decision on that marriage, hotels... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sitesOrbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sites
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
Orbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of the two sites would effectively establish a monopoly on the industry. And while there’s still no word from regulators on the ultimate decision on that marriage, hotels... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
John Kasich and his bacon Snapchat ad for presidenton the road:Kasich was in Michigan and New Hampshire yesterdayfor campaign stop
John Kasich and his bacon Snapchat ad for president
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
on the road:Kasich was in Michigan and New Hampshire yesterdayfor campaign stops. in New Hampshire, he attended a house party, a political staple in the state where the nation’s first primary is held. “He definitely brings a style that’s unique... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sitesOrbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of
Some hotels now offering perks to fight discount sites
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 hours ago
Orbitz one giant discount travel service, insisting that the combined forces of the two sites would effectively establish a monopoly on the industry. And while there’s still no word from regulators on the ultimate decision on that marriage, hotels... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What China Should Doof the millions of people moving to China's cities each year in search of a mor
What China Should Do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
of the millions of people moving to China's cities each year in search of a more prosperous life, the Chinese Communist Party will struggle to maintain the legitimacy of its political monopoly. More broadly, the weight of China's problems,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
You Stink: A nascent civic movement takes shape in Lebanonit is still unclear whether the array of activists who form the backbone of the
You Stink: A nascent civic movement takes shape in Lebanon
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
it is still unclear whether the array of activists who form the backbone of the You Stink movement can break the political monopoly of the old guard and translate street demands into change. The popular crowd-sourced movement is still underfunded... Read more
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The New Yorker
Danish Postmodernare all made by Denmark’s public-service broadcaster, DR. Established in 1926,
Danish Postmodern
The New Yorker / Posted 17 hours ago
are all made by Denmark’s public-service broadcaster, DR. Established in 1926, by an act of parliament, DR remained a monopoly of nationwide television until 1988. It dominates Danish cultural life to the extent that, each week, ninety-seven... Read more
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Pravda
Sanctions: Who can hold out longer?sanctions on Russia over Ukraine are likely to delay the launch of new oil pipe
Sanctions: Who can hold out longer?
Pravda / Posted 20 hours ago
sanctions on Russia over Ukraine are likely to delay the launch of new oil pipelines in Siberia, Russian oil pipeline monopoly Transneft said on Tuesday, potentially derailing plans to boost oil exports to Asia in coming years. However, some... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Making your (trade) mark in business is paramountbrand registered as a trademark. And if the registration application is success
Making your (trade) mark in business is paramount
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
brand registered as a trademark. And if the registration application is successful, that gives the brand owner an effective monopoly on that brand or trademark within the classes of use which the mark is registered. The law on registered trademarks... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Marco Rubio stakes out positions, speaks of American dream in Reno speechworld. The U.S. must expand vocational training and flexible study opportuniti
Marco Rubio stakes out positions, speaks of American dream in Reno speech
News 4 Reno / Posted yesterday
world. The U.S. must expand vocational training and flexible study opportunities, he said, as higher education has a monopoly and a "one size fits all" approach. He also addressed criticisms within the party about his timing in his bid for... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syria names park in capital after N Korea founderstate news agency reported on Monday that the ceremony was held to mark the 70t
Syria names park in capital after N Korea founder
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
state news agency reported on Monday that the ceremony was held to mark the 70th anniversary of forming the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK). The opening ceremony on Monday, which came as Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) fighters... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Tribute park in Syria to Korean dictatorKorea's ambassador to Syria Jang Myong said the park was 'an expression of the
Tribute park in Syria to Korean dictator
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Korea's ambassador to Syria Jang Myong said the park was 'an expression of the respect and love that Syria, as a party, a government, and a people have for the great leader Kim Il-Sung.' Syria's conflict is 'the result of the... Read more
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asianage
When facts are few and fiction fliesmy brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he
When facts are few and fiction flies
asianage / Posted yesterday
my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai. No, his wasn’t a party-hopping circle. Had I run into Upendra Kumar and Durga Rani Bora when I used to visit Guwahati regularly? No, they were... Read more
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express
Google just announced some MAJOR news for iPhone ownerssmartwatches are now compatible with the iPhone, Google has confirmed The Appl
Google just announced some MAJOR news for iPhone owners
express / Posted yesterday
smartwatches are now compatible with the iPhone, Google has confirmed The Apple Watch no longer holds the monopoly on iPhone smartwatches. Google has confirmed that its open-source smartwatch operating system, Android Wear, will... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Sanders the Squishy Socialist Should Ax Bogus Labelsplashy socialism? Oddly, Sanders would gain more traction invoking his first a
Sanders the Squishy Socialist Should Ax Bogus Label
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
splashy socialism? Oddly, Sanders would gain more traction invoking his first allegiance, the high-sounding Liberty Union Party. Let's face it: anything that reeks of "socialism" communes on our exceptional shores with communism, inviting facile... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
In war-torn Syria, a garden grows for North Korea founderKorea's ambassador to Syria Jang Myong said the park was "an expression of the
In war-torn Syria, a garden grows for North Korea founder
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Korea's ambassador to Syria Jang Myong said the park was "an expression of the respect and love that Syria, as a party, a government, and a people have for the great leader Kim Il-sung." Syria's conflict is "the result of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'To Reform NNPC, National Assembly Should Debate PIB Urgently'gas unions are averse to the privatization of the refineries. What they perpetu
'To Reform NNPC, National Assembly Should Debate PIB Urgently'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
gas unions are averse to the privatization of the refineries. What they perpetually quarrel with is transferring government monopoly to a private monopoly of one or two persons. The fear of the unions against private monopolies is beginning to stare... Read more
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chroniclelive
The next big job for Boris Johnson - securing our future energy supplyhas shown the kind of leadership and global vision we need. He has also demons
The next big job for Boris Johnson - securing our future energy supply
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
has shown the kind of leadership and global vision we need. He has also demonstrated the political will to overpower the monopoly of the Big Six and the utility barons. The UK needs an energetic, trusted visionary who can lead a complex... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Aga Khan Deserves a Medal - and the Gratitude of All KenyansChama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM), which has ruled since independence. For all intents
The Aga Khan Deserves a Medal - and the Gratitude of All Kenyans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM), which has ruled since independence. For all intents and purposes, Tanzania has been a single party state for the last 50 years. Uganda is ruled by a man for whom power came from the barrel of a gun, and though he was... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Einstein, Physics, Gold and The Formula To End Economic Decayby David Bryan By backing their productivity with artificial money, people hav
Einstein, Physics, Gold and The Formula To End Economic Decay
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
by David Bryan By backing their productivity with artificial money, people have been tricked into giving banks a counter party claim to their wealth. The assets used or owned by their forefathers are now incorporated within vast corporations or... Read more
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World Tribune
Xi Jinping continues to amass power as China's economy tanksof Mao Tse-tung’s Great Leap Forward which cost at least 30 million lives in fa
Xi Jinping continues to amass power as China's economy tanks
World Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
of Mao Tse-tung’s Great Leap Forward which cost at least 30 million lives in famine!] Even more important to the Communist Party’s power monopoly is the growing decline in overall growth. Having given up Marxist-Leninism-Maoism in all but name,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Jeremy Corbyn’s politics are fantasy – just like Alice in Wonderland | Tony Blairenthusiastic new supporters roll their eyes. Neil Kinnock, Gordon Brown and I h
Jeremy Corbyn’s politics are fantasy – just like Alice in Wonderland | Tony Blair
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
enthusiastic new supporters roll their eyes. Neil Kinnock, Gordon Brown and I have collectively around 150 years of Labour party membership. We’re very different. We disagree on certain things. But on this we’re agreed. Anyone listening? Nope. In... Read more
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Salon.com
Amazon, Facebook and Google have the same secretIn the 1970s, his corporate motto was “We set the standard,” and at the beginni
Amazon, Facebook and Google have the same secret
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
In the 1970s, his corporate motto was “We set the standard,” and at the beginning of the 1980s, he forecast that a “natural monopoly” was possible. It appears that Gates at least intuitively understood this principle of software economics before... Read more
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chroniclelive
Once people start listening to Jeremy Corbyn they may not like what they hearJeremy Corbyn isn’t getting my vote for Labour Party leader. Unlike former Tory
Once people start listening to Jeremy Corbyn they may not like what they hear
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
Jeremy Corbyn isn’t getting my vote for Labour Party leader. Unlike former Tory North East Member of the European Parliament Martin Callanan, I haven’t signed up to the Labour Party to try to obtain one. In one sense, I welcome the idea that he’d at... Read more
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The Express-Times
Wolf, GOP leaders too afraid of change to adopt a budgetout education, which had held the No. 1 spot for more than a year. There's a m
Wolf, GOP leaders too afraid of change to adopt a budget
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
out education, which had held the No. 1 spot for more than a year. There's a message in all these numbers: Shed the party dogma. Give and take. Extend your hand. Get it done. We understand there are big issues on the table — a severance tax... Read more
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iol.co.za
Who dares to judge the judges?the judiciary. The judicial request seems to be asking the executive to use it
Who dares to judge the judges?
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
the judiciary. The judicial request seems to be asking the executive to use its muscle and ensure members of the ruling party desist from such behaviour. The judiciary argues that where criticism is justified, it must be found to be rational and... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Despite raids, Macau pawn shops still help flout currency rulesyuan or US$3,200, and its money-laundering rules. The use of China’s state-bac
Despite raids, Macau pawn shops still help flout currency rules
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
yuan or US$3,200, and its money-laundering rules. The use of China’s state-backed UnionPay card, which has a virtual monopoly in China, has been a convenient way for people to get money out of the country. Typically a customer in Macau can... Read more
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Reuters
Despite raids, Macau pawn shops still help flout currency rulesyuan or US$3,200, and its money-laundering rules. The use of China’s state-bac
Despite raids, Macau pawn shops still help flout currency rules
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
yuan or US$3,200, and its money-laundering rules. The use of China’s state-backed UnionPay card, which has a virtual monopoly in China, has been a convenient way for people to get money out of the country. Typically a customer in Macau can... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
PUC staff sides with Xcel on Boulder utility planit "procedurally flawed." It did so first on the grounds that Xcel "failed to
PUC staff sides with Xcel on Boulder utility plan
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
it "procedurally flawed." It did so first on the grounds that Xcel "failed to comply" with the PUC's requirement that a party meet with the opposing side before filing a motion. The city went on to say that recent attempts by a number of... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
PUC staff sides with Xcel in Boulder utility planit "procedurally flawed." It did so first on the grounds that Xcel "failed to
PUC staff sides with Xcel in Boulder utility plan
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
it "procedurally flawed." It did so first on the grounds that Xcel "failed to comply" with the PUC's requirement that a party meet with the opposing side before filing a motion. The city went on to say that recent attempts by a number of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Economics & the taxi racketa taxicab owner/operator? Put another way: If you wish to hire the services of
Economics & the taxi racket
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
a taxicab owner/operator? Put another way: If you wish to hire the services of such a person, what right does a third party have to prevent that exchange? Many cities have granted monopoly power to taxi companies — the right to prevent entry... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Candidates target Brown, LarsenPatrick Brown both faced scrutiny, but for different reasons. Larsen found hims
Candidates target Brown, Larsen
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 days ago
Patrick Brown both faced scrutiny, but for different reasons. Larsen found himself the target of attacks launched at his party and its record; the attacks against Brown, leader of the Progressive Conservatives, were far more personal. Elizabeth... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Candidates target Brown, LarsenPatrick Brown both faced scrutiny, but for different reasons. Larsen found hims
Candidates target Brown, Larsen
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Patrick Brown both faced scrutiny, but for different reasons. Larsen found himself the target of attacks launched at his party and its record; the attacks against Brown, leader of the Progressive Conservatives, were far more personal. Elizabeth... Read more
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Business Wire
Final Ruling: Water Authority Owed $188.3 Million Plus Interest in Rate Case Victorythousands of acre-feet of water per year for the San Diego region, a significan
Final Ruling: Water Authority Owed $188.3 Million Plus Interest in Rate Case Victory
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
thousands of acre-feet of water per year for the San Diego region, a significant increase in supplies. As the prevailing party in the lawsuit, the Water Authority plans to file a motion to recover its attorney’s fees and costs from MWD. The Water... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Teresa Gorman, Tory MPan anti-Heath Independent, polling 210 votes. In 1977 she wrote: “Our associati
Teresa Gorman, Tory MP
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
an anti-Heath Independent, polling 210 votes. In 1977 she wrote: “Our association reserves its judgment on the Conservative Party until we see concrete proposals on how they intend to roll back the State and let us get on with our jobs.” After... Read more
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The Manila Times
Smartmatic’s new ‘Oh-Em-Mar’ machinespaper trail to make the results from each precinct reliable, credible and verif
Smartmatic’s new ‘Oh-Em-Mar’ machines
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
paper trail to make the results from each precinct reliable, credible and verifiable. Here is the story told by Kabataan Partylist Congressman Terry L. Ridon. The new optical mark readers (OMR) machines that the Commission on Elections (COMELEC)... Read more
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Engadget
Hasbro wants to crowdfund your party game ideas on IndiegogoHasbro is hoping you'd be willing to share your best party game idea ever(!) wi
Hasbro wants to crowdfund your party game ideas on Indiegogo
Engadget / Posted 5 days ago
Hasbro is hoping you'd be willing to share your best party game idea ever(!) with the company and has launched a search for the "Next Great Game." The mechanics are simple: just go to the project website and submit an entry -- along the same lines as... Read more
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Literary Minded
ReachTEL:47 to Labor –mean the overall PPM ratings would be about 58-42 to Bill Shorten? Was just Mo
ReachTEL:47 to Labor –
Literary Minded / Posted 5 days ago
mean the overall PPM ratings would be about 58-42 to Bill Shorten? Was just Morgan SMS polled for State preference. Q1 Party Q2 Premier Will probably appear mid next week William: Btw I thought your article in today’s Crikey was... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Defiant Google blasts EU antitrust charges, vows to fighton, however, is that anti-trust law is very different in the EU compared with t
Defiant Google blasts EU antitrust charges, vows to fight
ExtremeTech / Posted 5 days ago
on, however, is that anti-trust law is very different in the EU compared with the United States. In the US, to prove that a monopoly is illegal, you have to provide evidence of consumer harm. This restriction doesn’t exist in the European Union; an... Read more
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The New Statesman
Following Donald Trump in New Hampshiredouble-digit lead over Jeb Bush, who remains the favourite to win the nod, give
Following Donald Trump in New Hampshire
The New Statesman / Posted 6 days ago
double-digit lead over Jeb Bush, who remains the favourite to win the nod, given his record as governor of Florida and his party connections – not least his father, George, and brother George W. This makes Trump the people’s choice. Something... Read more
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Market Watch
What should China do to fix its economy?of the millions of people moving to China’s cities each year in search of a mor
What should China do to fix its economy?
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
of the millions of people moving to China’s cities each year in search of a more prosperous life, the Chinese Communist Party will struggle to maintain the legitimacy of its political monopoly. (More broadly, the weight of China’s problems,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"I Fear For The Chinese Citizen"much should be clear. And you know what China bought those foreign reserves wit
"I Fear For The Chinese Citizen"
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
much should be clear. And you know what China bought those foreign reserves with in the first place? With freshly printed monopoly money. Which is the same source from which the Vinny the Kneecapper shadow loans originated that every second... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The independence of Merdekaor personal level. The authorities should not be picking on those who do so. N
The independence of Merdeka
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
or personal level. The authorities should not be picking on those who do so. No one, least of all the government holds a monopoly on Merdeka. Or that would defeat the very meaning of Merdeka – being independent to choose. Choosing a cause to... Read more
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Scotsman
Allan Massie: End for China as we know it?an authoritarian political system. The Chinese people have been told to get ric
Allan Massie: End for China as we know it?
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
an authoritarian political system. The Chinese people have been told to get rich, and many have done so. Yet the Communist Party has retained its monopoly of power. Opposition is not tolerated. Dissidents are persecuted, prosecuted and imprisoned.... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Green Party urges 'no' vote on Ohio pot legalization issueUpdated: Tue, Aug 25 2015, 01:59 PM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Ohio Green Part
Green Party urges 'no' vote on Ohio pot legalization issue
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 7 days ago
Updated: Tue, Aug 25 2015, 01:59 PM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Ohio Green Party is urging opposition to a marijuana legalization issue on November's ballot and support for two other statewide issues. The party says it supports an end to the "drug... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa's Bizarro-World Foreign PolicyAfrica's ruling liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC), would
South Africa's Bizarro-World Foreign Policy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Africa's ruling liberation movement, the African National Congress (ANC), would receive funding from the Chinese Communist Party for its new Policy School and Political Institute in Venterskroon, I and several other scholars--including Patrick... Read more
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Sun Star
Poe conducts ‘lightning pulong-pulong’ with student leaders during USC visitthink of programs that will help not just Luzon but other parts of the country,
Poe conducts ‘lightning pulong-pulong’ with student leaders during USC visit
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
think of programs that will help not just Luzon but other parts of the country,” she said. Told that Mar Roxas, Liberal Party’s presidential bet for next year, and Vice President Jejomar Binay were also in Cebu, the senator said she was not... Read more
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Sun Star
Mayor strips Mary Ann of postsgoes without saying that any position that she had probably occupied as appoint
Mayor strips Mary Ann of posts
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
goes without saying that any position that she had probably occupied as appointment from me being a member of the party will also have to be affected,” Rama said. Aside from her chairmanship of the Cebu City Medical Center (CCMC) ad hoc... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Green Party opposes marijuana legalizationAssociated Press COLUMBUS The Ohio Green Party is urging opposition to a mari
Green Party opposes marijuana legalization
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
Associated Press COLUMBUS The Ohio Green Party is urging opposition to a marijuana legalization issue on November’s ballot and support for two other state issues. The party says it supports an end to the “drug war” that’s particularly hurt... Read more
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