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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Read It and Reap: Masterpiece Theater whets curiosity for 'Poldark' seriesDemon Wars Saga" among them, will be guest author at the 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9 "A C
Read It and Reap: Masterpiece Theater whets curiosity for 'Poldark' series
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Demon Wars Saga" among them, will be guest author at the 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9 "A Conversation with R.A. Salvatore," at the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, Connecticut. Tickets are $25, available from the museum.Salvatore has written more... Read more
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The Hindu
The priceless giftmotifs of friendship are legendary, and characters like Horatio and Hamlet, in
The priceless gift
The Hindu / Posted 18 hours ago
motifs of friendship are legendary, and characters like Horatio and Hamlet, in Hamlet, have shown us the remarkable nature of friendship. History is peppered with examples of unlikely friendships. Mark Twain and Hellen Keller... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
City's first TEDx talks provide vision on variety of topicsspoke on the theme "What's Next." The visionary in the room, who served as the
City's first TEDx talks provide vision on variety of topics
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
spoke on the theme "What's Next." The visionary in the room, who served as the event's catalyst, was Memphis University School senior Patton Orr, 18, who confessed afterward that he'd been too busy working to listen to every talk. Orr had... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Freshmen Descend On University Of Hartfordand 47 percent male. Many are Connecticut natives, with large numbers also from
Freshmen Descend On University Of Hartford
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
and 47 percent male. Many are Connecticut natives, with large numbers also from Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York, school officials said. The most popular majors are engineering, health sciences, business and psychology. Adrianna Newland,... Read more
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The Current
Volleyball: Gearing Up for BattleBy Eric Harris, Sports Editor A familiar thunder returns to the Mark Twain Ath
Volleyball: Gearing Up for Battle
The Current / Posted 3 days ago
By Eric Harris, Sports Editor A familiar thunder returns to the Mark Twain Athletic & Fitness Building this fall. It is the sound of the University of Missouri – St. Louis volleyball team on the rise. Triton volleyball has done nothing but improve... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Fall Writing Classes At Twain House; Bert Jacobs At R.J. JuliaThe Mark Twain House & Museum will offer four writing classes beginning Wednesd
Fall Writing Classes At Twain House; Bert Jacobs At R.J. Julia
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
The Mark Twain House & Museum will offer four writing classes beginning Wednesday, Sept. 2, and running each Wednesday through Oct. 7 from 6 to 8 p.m. Each course costs $265 to attend. Christine Palm will lead the Writing the Land course, in which... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerThe Franco-Prussian War of 1813, by Michael V. Leggiere. Impressive! And all f
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
The Franco-Prussian War of 1813, by Michael V. Leggiere. Impressive! And all fascinating! What, no “Autobiography of Mark Twain” vols 1 & 2? I’ve heard Ulysses S. Grant’s biography is good, too. “The Education Of Henry Adams” is quite... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Rutgers University Warns Students - "There Is No Such Thing As Free Speech"not get his contract renewed after students complained that he exposed them to
Rutgers University Warns Students - "There Is No Such Thing As Free Speech"
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
not get his contract renewed after students complained that he exposed them to “offensive” texts written by Edward Said and Mark Twain. His response, that the texts were meant to be a little upsetting, only fueled the students’ ire and sealed his... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
State Ed Making Progress On Connecting SchoolsSacramento, CA – It looks like the Mother Lode’s more remote school sites will
State Ed Making Progress On Connecting Schools
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
Sacramento, CA – It looks like the Mother Lode’s more remote school sites will be connected with the state education network by next spring, if not sooner. Yesterday, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson heralded a second round... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Sioux Falls' Newest School Set To Openso friendly." After doing her research, it was an easy decision for Gaddis to
Sioux Falls' Newest School Set To Open
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 4 days ago
so friendly." After doing her research, it was an easy decision for Gaddis to send her kindergartener to the city's newest school. There are five large kindergarten classes that were specially designed for the district's newest students. Susan B.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylinesHigh School Football Preview CLASS 5A DISTRICT 3-5A Head coach: Steve Brown
High school football 2015: Class 5A previews, storylines
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
High School Football Preview CLASS 5A DISTRICT 3-5A Head coach: Steve Brown (third year, 9-12). Key returners: Tedarius Abrams (DE, Sr., 6-1, 205); Akari Boss (ATH, Jr., 5-10, 170); Jon Chasten (TE, Sr., 6-1, 215); Garret Evins (C, Sr., 6-2,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
The Aspen Public Tramway: the first ‘bucket’ on Aspen Mountainmuch of upper Aspen Mountain. With 600 working men, the district sported dogfig
The Aspen Public Tramway: the first ‘bucket’ on Aspen Mountain
Aspen Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
much of upper Aspen Mountain. With 600 working men, the district sported dogfights, shootings, hotels, masquerade balls, a school, a court system and temperance lectures. Thus, back in the day, the Aspen Public Tram was more popularly known as the... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Recognizing Those Who Do Well Without Collegethat the tuitions for the above occupations should be determined by what their
Recognizing Those Who Do Well Without College
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 8 days ago
that the tuitions for the above occupations should be determined by what their future projected incomes will be. As an old-schooler, I couldn't even begin to imagine owing $100,000-plus in educational loans prior to starting out on a teacher's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Painting depicting Atchison house sells for $190,000Later, his parents moved to Atchison, where his father established another clot
Painting depicting Atchison house sells for $190,000
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Later, his parents moved to Atchison, where his father established another clothing business. After graduating from high school in 1928, Falter studied at the Kansas City Art Institute, Art Students League of New York City and the Grand Central... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
SPORTS FINAL for August 21stMark Twain climbs "The Hill" to upset Westran. Ethan Allen and Mikel Gragg pull
SPORTS FINAL for August 21st
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 9 days ago
Mark Twain climbs "The Hill" to upset Westran. Ethan Allen and Mikel Gragg pull of upsets in their coaching debuts for Clark County and Scotland County respectively. Kenny Hudelson and Travis Harvey push Palmyra to an impressive opening win at Hugh... Read more
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Daily News
Creating self-reliant learnershome either as house wives or those who have had cut short their formal educati
Creating self-reliant learners
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
home either as house wives or those who have had cut short their formal education due to social circumstances. Never let school interfere with your education. Bunker Roy, a social activist influenced by Gandhi, founded the Barefoot College in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Hess, South Callaway moving on after Class 2 runner-up finish in 2014the magnitude of his undertaking. The South Callaway Bulldogs experienced thei
Hess, South Callaway moving on after Class 2 runner-up finish in 2014
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
the magnitude of his undertaking. The South Callaway Bulldogs experienced their most extraordinary football season in school history in 2014, riding a 14-1 record to a Class 2 state runner-up finish. Tim Rulo then announced in March he was... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Tom and Becky program teaching Hannibal youth for 59 yearsBroughton, better known as this year's Tom Sawyer and Becky Thatcher, starting
Tom and Becky program teaching Hannibal youth for 59 years
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 10 days ago
Broughton, better known as this year's Tom Sawyer and Becky Thatcher, starting eighth grade is hectic. "You have to juggle school, extra curricula, help around the house, clean the house, help out with your siblings," Broughton explained. Rhet... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Twain House Offering Nature Poetry WorkshopThe Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, will offer a work
Twain House Offering Nature Poetry Workshop
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 days ago
The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, will offer a workshop on writing nature poetry on Saturday, Aug. 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $40, and participants should bring a lunch. Poet and essayist David K. Leff will... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Two more arrested after drug bust near 10th and JerseyCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Two more arrested after drug bust near 10th and Jersey
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 11 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
HLGU to welcome new students on ThursdayCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
HLGU to welcome new students on Thursday
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 11 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Car-truck accident injures two in Pike CountyCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Car-truck accident injures two in Pike County
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 11 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Hannibal man arrested in death investigationCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Hannibal man arrested in death investigation
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 11 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Story sharing session offered at Beach LibraryThe Week's Events Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 10:30 a.m. in
Story sharing session offered at Beach Library
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
The Week's Events Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 10:30 a.m. in Children's area. Naked Meadow, Monday, Aug. 24, 10:30 am Sharing Stories The session on Monday is a time to enjoy hearing and considering original and local stories.... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Hannibal City Council OKs firm to create riverfront planCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Hannibal City Council OKs firm to create riverfront plan
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Sex charges dropped against Quincy womanCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Sex charges dropped against Quincy woman
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Hannibal woman identified in death investigation, man in custodyCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Hannibal woman identified in death investigation, man in custody
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
'Illinois Stories' to feature Quincy storm recoveryCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
'Illinois Stories' to feature Quincy storm recovery
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Cases of two involved with 2013 death of Hannibal store clerk movedCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Cases of two involved with 2013 death of Hannibal store clerk moved
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Traffic accidents on rise in Quincy during JulyCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Traffic accidents on rise in Quincy during July
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Two arrested after search of Quincy residence; several juveniles released to parentsCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Two arrested after search of Quincy residence; several juveniles released to parents
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Memphis man dies of injuries after tractor rolloverCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Memphis man dies of injuries after tractor rollover
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
LaBelle man seriously injured in motorcycle crash near EwingCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
LaBelle man seriously injured in motorcycle crash near Ewing
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
City to seek bids for Front and Cedar cleanupCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
City to seek bids for Front and Cedar cleanup
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
UPDATE: Hannibal police investigating potential homicideCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
UPDATE: Hannibal police investigating potential homicide
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Arson suspected in Hannibal shed fire Sunday nightCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Arson suspected in Hannibal shed fire Sunday night
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Kansas City man dies in dirt bike accident near KahokaCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Kansas City man dies in dirt bike accident near Kahoka
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Work of Tri-State Housing Committee noted by Harvard fellowCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Work of Tri-State Housing Committee noted by Harvard fellow
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Alexandria driver injured in two-vehicle crashCreek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and
Alexandria driver injured in two-vehicle crash
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 13 days ago
Creek Rendezvous teaches visitors about Native American culture The songs and drum rhythms resonating Sunday through the Mark Twain Cave Complex weren't just sources of afternoon entertainment for Scott Brummett and his family. The Black Fox... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Sweet dreams: Hannibal brother-and-sister team launch bakery, bistroa restaurant," Emily said, seated at row of tables inside the eatery. "We talke
Sweet dreams: Hannibal brother-and-sister team launch bakery, bistro
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 15 days ago
a restaurant," Emily said, seated at row of tables inside the eatery. "We talked about it the entire time I was in culinary school." "I didn't think it was actually going to happen, and now that it's here, it's amazing," Lee added. Emily, along... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Contestants sought for Miss Hannibal Pageant in Octoberseeking young women to become contestants for the scholarship pageants to be he
Contestants sought for Miss Hannibal Pageant in October
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 15 days ago
seeking young women to become contestants for the scholarship pageants to be held Oct. 3 in the auditorium at Hannibal High School. The Miss Hannibal Pageant is for high school seniors who are age 17 and women up to age 24 who live, work or attend... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Editor’s Choice: The Big Bad Book of Bill Murrayhis work and his unique approach to life. Included are Murray’s observations on
Editor’s Choice: The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
his work and his unique approach to life. Included are Murray’s observations on everything from the afterlife to underwear, Mark Twain to Mr. Magoo … For the record, no one I spoke with had an unkind word to say about Bill.” The book is arranged... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Let the Force Be with the TeachersAmong some of the teachers at the St. Joseph School District Pep Rally Friday w
Let the Force Be with the Teachers
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
Among some of the teachers at the St. Joseph School District Pep Rally Friday were some familiar movie characters. Teachers from Mark Twain Elementary dressed up as characters from Star Wars, like the Storm Troopers and Princess Leia. Teachers say... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
UM System President Tim Wolfe tapped for Missouri citizen awardpositions. He has worked in information technology, software, consulting and sa
UM System President Tim Wolfe tapped for Missouri citizen award
KOMU Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
positions. He has worked in information technology, software, consulting and sales. He graduated from Harvard Business School in 1995. Before attending MU, Wolfe graduated from Rock Bridge High School. The award aims to honor prominent... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
UM System President Tim Wolfe nominated for Missouri citizen awardpositions. He has worked in information technology, software, consulting and sa
UM System President Tim Wolfe nominated for Missouri citizen award
KOMU Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
positions. He has worked in information technology, software, consulting and sales. He graduated from Harvard Business School in 1995. Before attending MU, Wolfe graduated from Rock Bridge High School. The award aims to honor prominent... Read more
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Business Insider
The story of Tidal: How a European startup no one ever heard of got bought by Jay Z and became one of the best-known music companies in the world& Sons, who previously criticised Tidal in an interview. The band referred to J
The story of Tidal: How a European startup no one ever heard of got bought by Jay Z and became one of the best-known music companies in the world
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
& Sons, who previously criticised Tidal in an interview. The band referred to Jay Z and his fellow Tidal supporters as "new school f--king plutocrats," but they changed their mind after a phone call from one of the most powerful men in rap music. "I... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Lies, damned lies and statistics: Unravelling South Africa’s child trafficking conundrumIt was more than 100 years ago that Mark Twain popularised the saying: “there a
Lies, damned lies and statistics: Unravelling South Africa’s child trafficking conundrum
Daily Maverick / Posted 17 days ago
It was more than 100 years ago that Mark Twain popularised the saying: “there are three types of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” The quote dates back to a time when government could use numbers, good, bad or indifferent to “beguile” (Twain’s... Read more
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Market Watch
10 things reporters won’t tell youto turn anybody off from being a journalism major. The Bureau of Labor Statist
10 things reporters won’t tell you
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
to turn anybody off from being a journalism major. The Bureau of Labor Statistics would seem to confirm most journalism school deans’ worst fears. The BLS expects employment of reporters and correspondents in print and broadcast to decline 14%... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal elementary students utilize reading assessments before start of schoolThe start of the new school year for the Hannibal School District is Tuesday, b
Hannibal elementary students utilize reading assessments before start of school
WGEM Quincy / Posted 17 days ago
The start of the new school year for the Hannibal School District is Tuesday, but some students are already in the classroom. Kids at various grade levels, mostly elementary, are stopping in early this week to do a reading assessment with their... Read more
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Market Watch
10 things reporters won’t tell youto turn anybody off from being a journalism major. The Bureau of Labor Statist
10 things reporters won’t tell you
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
to turn anybody off from being a journalism major. The Bureau of Labor Statistics would seem to confirm most journalism school deans’ worst fears. The BLS expects employment of reporters and correspondents in print and broadcast to decline 14%... Read more
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