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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump pays tribute to border patrol agentspresidential race (all times EDT): 9:35 p.m. Donald Trump is paying tribute t
Trump pays tribute to border patrol agents
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
presidential race (all times EDT): 9:35 p.m. Donald Trump is paying tribute to border patrol agents and to the families of those whose loved ones were murdered by immigrants in the nation illegally. The Republican nominee brought several agents... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump pays tribute to border patrol agentspresidential race (all times EDT): 9:35 p.m. Donald Trump is paying tribute t
Trump pays tribute to border patrol agents
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 hours ago
presidential race (all times EDT): 9:35 p.m. Donald Trump is paying tribute to border patrol agents and to the families of those whose loved ones were murdered by immigrants in the nation illegally. The Republican nominee brought several agents... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Reid says Trump loses Nevada, too few white menthere aren't enough "uneducated white men" for him to carry the state. The Sen
Reid says Trump loses Nevada, too few white men
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 hours ago
there aren't enough "uneducated white men" for him to carry the state. The Senate Democratic leader is retiring at the end of this year. He told reporters in Reno Tuesday that Nevada's demographics have changed so Trump can't count on support from... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Lifetime Adds to True-Crime Craze with a Real-Life Monsteran opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative
Lifetime Adds to True-Crime Craze with a Real-Life Monster
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
an opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative supporting our sales organization. Be a part of a powerful support group that work in a team environment sharing responsibility to accomplish goals and tasks as defined... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cher bashes Trump at Clinton fundraiseris not afraid to go there. Speaking at a private fundraiser for Hillary Clinto
Cher bashes Trump at Clinton fundraiser
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 hours ago
is not afraid to go there. Speaking at a private fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, the singer and actress unloaded on the Republican presidential nominee. She compared him to Stalin and Hitler and said he reminded her of the murdering child... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Cher bashes Trump at Clinton fundraiseris not afraid to go there. Speaking at a private fundraiser for Hillary Clinto
Cher bashes Trump at Clinton fundraiser
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 hours ago
is not afraid to go there. Speaking at a private fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, the singer and actress unloaded on the Republican presidential nominee. She compared him to Stalin and Hitler and said he reminded her of the murdering child... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Student workers can now unionize at private collegesStudents who hold jobs at private colleges are now allowed to unionize. The Na
Student workers can now unionize at private colleges
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 11 hours ago
Students who hold jobs at private colleges are now allowed to unionize. The National Labor Relations Board announced a 3-1 decision Tuesday in favor of Columbia University students who work as teaching or research assistants. This will allow... Read more
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The Morning Call
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board rulingand research assistants have been trying to form a union — "a very depressing e
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board ruling
The Morning Call / Posted 11 hours ago
and research assistants have been trying to form a union — "a very depressing experience," she said, that hasn't gone much of anywhere. But a major ruling expected soon from the National Labor Relations Board could be a game changer if it deems... Read more
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Fortune
Here's More Bad News for ObamacareObamacare was supposed to save the American economy. Back in 2009, when Presid
Here's More Bad News for Obamacare
Fortune / Posted 13 hours ago
Obamacare was supposed to save the American economy. Back in 2009, when President Obama decided to push for healthcare reform in the midst of a financial crisis, he justified the decision by arguing that healthcare reform was economic reform,... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Funerals Todayan opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative
Funerals Today
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
an opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative supporting our sales organization. Be a part of a powerful support group that work in a team environment sharing responsibility to accomplish goals and tasks as defined... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Recent Deathsan opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative
Recent Deaths
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
an opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative supporting our sales organization. Be a part of a powerful support group that work in a team environment sharing responsibility to accomplish goals and tasks as defined... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
7 Reasons Bachelor in Paradise Is Having Its Best Season Yetan opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative
7 Reasons Bachelor in Paradise Is Having Its Best Season Yet
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
an opening in our advertising department for a Customer Service Representative supporting our sales organization. Be a part of a powerful support group that work in a team environment sharing responsibility to accomplish goals and tasks as defined... Read more
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Boston Globe
Councilor’s stance on rival bids for pot dispensary riles Allstonnot backing a locally run company that wants to open a medical marijuana dispen
Councilor’s stance on rival bids for pot dispensary riles Allston
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
not backing a locally run company that wants to open a medical marijuana dispensary in his Allston neighborhood. Instead of supporting Compassionate Organics, Ciommo is steadfast in his backing of rival Mayflower Medicinals, a company that has... Read more
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The Columbian
Doctors struggle with gaps in pot educationAnd, because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned
Doctors struggle with gaps in pot education
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
And, because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned doctors, as well as younger ones, often consider themselves ill-equipped. Even though she tries to keep up with the scientific literature, Antonucci said,... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Box Office: Ben-Hur Is a Massive DisappointmentChief Procurement Officer Worcester Housing Authority The WHA is the second lar
Box Office: Ben-Hur Is a Massive Disappointment
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Chief Procurement Officer Worcester Housing Authority The WHA is the second largest public housing agency in MA, managing over 3000 public housing apartments and almost 4000 subsidized vouchers. The CPO will direct all procurement activities,... Read more
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Salon.com
Will we discover a twin Earth? 20 big questions about the future of humanityto envisage mass emigration from Earth. There’s nowhere else in the solar syste
Will we discover a twin Earth? 20 big questions about the future of humanity
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
to envisage mass emigration from Earth. There’s nowhere else in the solar system that’s as comfortable as even the top of Everest or the South Pole. We must address the world’s problems here. Nevertheless, I’d guess that by the next century,... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New EnglandExcerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New Engla
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers: New Haven Register (Conn.), Aug. 18, 2016 Getting up for that early-morning run is turning out to be not so healthful for many joggers. Each day, millions... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Few mosquito issues in Pittsfield this season, but positive test for West NilePITTSFIELD >> The city has enjoyed a summer season comparatively free of
Few mosquito issues in Pittsfield this season, but positive test for West Nile
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> The city has enjoyed a summer season comparatively free of mosquito-related issues, thanks in part to the continued dry weather. However, Berkshire County Mosquito Control Project Superintendent Christopher Horton said a positive... Read more
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CNBC
At Viacom, now comes the hard partdecades later, Mr. Redstone, with his daughter, Shari Redstone, at his side, ha
At Viacom, now comes the hard part
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
decades later, Mr. Redstone, with his daughter, Shari Redstone, at his side, has won yet another caustic fight for control of Viacom and the future of his $40 billion media empire. The battle has ruined relationships with some of Mr. Redstone's... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Council member for rail, less debtNASHUA - Democratic candidate for governor Colin Van Ostern remembers his time
Council member for rail, less debt
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
NASHUA - Democratic candidate for governor Colin Van Ostern remembers his time sitting in a college financial-aid office during his senior year at college so well that he says he can recall the exact smell of the room two decades later. It's... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Candidates offer ideas to reverse state’s aging population trendsNew Hampshire's aging population is no secret. But it often seems to be in this
Candidates offer ideas to reverse state’s aging population trends
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
New Hampshire's aging population is no secret. But it often seems to be in this year's governor's race. Nationwide, 1 in 5 Americans will be older than 65 by 2030; in New Hampshire, the ratio is closer to 1 in 3, according to U.S. Census Bureau... Read more
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The Economic Times
At Viacom, now comes the hard partIn the summer of 1987, Sumner M. Redstone wrested control of Viacom in a hostil
At Viacom, now comes the hard part
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
In the summer of 1987, Sumner M. Redstone wrested control of Viacom in a hostile corporate takeover that left scorched relationships with the company's management. Still bitter, executives sent Thomas E. Dooley, Viacom's 30-year-old treasurer, to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Viacom power struggle ends with Shari Redstone ushering in a new era for the media companyShari Redstone would tell her tough-as-nails father, Sumner Redstone, that she
Viacom power struggle ends with Shari Redstone ushering in a new era for the media company
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
Shari Redstone would tell her tough-as-nails father, Sumner Redstone, that she possessed 80% of his brains, 90% of his passion and 100% of his obsessive personality. Media mogul Sumner Redstone, over the years, seemed to be his daughter’s toughest... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Viacom fight ends with Redstones in controlthe agreement. The two sides have completed a settlement agreement that puts a
Viacom fight ends with Redstones in control
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the agreement. The two sides have completed a settlement agreement that puts an end to messy legal battles in California, Massachusetts and Delaware over whether Sumner Redstone had the mental capacity to make decisions about his businesses and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Not enough evidence for biomass plant siteSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Health and Human Services Commissioner said the
Not enough evidence for biomass plant site
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Health and Human Services Commissioner said there was insufficient evidence to undertake a site assignment for the Biomass Power Plant. Findings and the decision of the commissioner regarding the potential site for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Boardroom deal aims to end Viacom power struggleSAN FRANCISCO - The end of a nasty power struggle at Viacom appeared at hand ea
Boardroom deal aims to end Viacom power struggle
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO - The end of a nasty power struggle at Viacom appeared at hand early Friday with word of a boardroom deal in which 93-year-old media mogul Sumner Redstone remains atop his empire while chief executive Philippe Dauman is shown the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A grim fight for Viacom ends with the Redstones in controlbriefed on the agreement. The two sides have completed a settlement agreement
A grim fight for Viacom ends with the Redstones in control
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
briefed on the agreement. The two sides have completed a settlement agreement that puts an end to messy legal battles in Massachusetts, Delaware and California over whether Sumner Redstone had the mental capacity to make decisions about his... Read more
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New York Post
Redstones win: CEO Philippe Dauman to leave Viacomsaid Thursday evening. During his 17-day stretch as non-executive chairman, Da
Redstones win: CEO Philippe Dauman to leave Viacom
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
said Thursday evening. During his 17-day stretch as non-executive chairman, Dauman will be given the chance to address the board on his plan to sell a 49 percent stake in Viacom’s Paramount Pictures, sources said. The board will need a unanimous... Read more
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Philly.com
Food as comfort: N.J. bill would end ban on refreshments at funeral homesJersey and Pennsylvania are only states that prohibit refreshments in funeral p
Food as comfort: N.J. bill would end ban on refreshments at funeral homes
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Jersey and Pennsylvania are only states that prohibit refreshments in funeral parlors. "I would like to be able to offer coffee and doughnuts to families," said Timothy Hutton, manager of W.R. Woody Funeral Home in Burlington City. "It... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Councilors ready opinions on medical marijuana facilities | August 19, 2016Leominster city councilors appear sure about which proposed medical marijuana f
Councilors ready opinions on medical marijuana facilities | August 19, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 5 days ago
Leominster city councilors appear sure about which proposed medical marijuana facilities would get their support. The rest of the board could get its chance to decide as soon as next week. Members of the council’s Ways and Means Committee and... Read more
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Al.com
Does education community think Tim Cook is qualified to be the CEO of Apple?By Matthew Brown, District 1 State Board of Education member Apple CEO, Tim Co
Does education community think Tim Cook is qualified to be the CEO of Apple?
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Matthew Brown, District 1 State Board of Education member Apple CEO, Tim Cook, was born in Mobile and graduated from Robertsdale High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Auburn University and a Master of... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lee officials to address safety issues at crosswalk where woman was killedLEE — As town officials emphasize pedestrian safety, a Lee woman struck and kil
Lee officials to address safety issues at crosswalk where woman was killed
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
LEE — As town officials emphasize pedestrian safety, a Lee woman struck and killed by a motorist last week was laid to rest on Wednesday. Mary Fenwick, 68, of Marble Street, was within a barely visible crosswalk at the intersection of Marble and... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
The Leading Physicians of the World will be presenting noteworthy Psychiatrist, Daniel W. Rosenn, MD in MassachusettsThe International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome
The Leading Physicians of the World will be presenting noteworthy Psychiatrist, Daniel W. Rosenn, MD in Massachusetts
PR NewsChannel / Posted 6 days ago
The International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome Daniel W. Rosenn, MD, Psychiatrist, to their prestigious organization with his upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World. He is a highly-trained and... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Gov candidate Forrester touts ‘outsider status’NASHUA - Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeanie Forrester wants to bring a M
Gov candidate Forrester touts ‘outsider status’
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
NASHUA - Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeanie Forrester wants to bring a Main Street approach to Concord to make state government more responsible to the public and small businesses. A three-term state senator who represents her hometown of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Universities boost stipends ahead of ruling on grad unionsSeveral private universities are boosting stipends and benefits ahead of a fede
Universities boost stipends ahead of ruling on grad unions
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Several private universities are boosting stipends and benefits ahead of a federal ruling that could clear the way for graduate students to form unions. To some grad students, it's an attempt to persuade them that they don't need collective... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board rulingand research assistants have been trying to form a union — "a very depressing e
Can grad students unionize? Academia awaits major labor board ruling
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
and research assistants have been trying to form a union — "a very depressing experience," she said, that hasn't gone much of anywhere. But a major ruling expected soon from the National Labor Relations Board could be a game changer if it deems... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Aiming to ban plastic bags, Pittsfield takes cues from other townsa recommendation to the City Council on an ordinance banning single-use plastic
Aiming to ban plastic bags, Pittsfield takes cues from other towns
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 7 days ago
a recommendation to the City Council on an ordinance banning single-use plastic shopping bags, heard Monday from officials who have gained experience in passing similar bans in Lenox and Lee. The commission also heard from Rinaldo Del... Read more
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NBC News
How Gary Johnson's Marijuana Position Could Affect His Presidential BidConditions are ripe for the rise of a candidate like the former New Mexico gove
How Gary Johnson's Marijuana Position Could Affect His Presidential Bid
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
Conditions are ripe for the rise of a candidate like the former New Mexico governor, who is attempting to appeal to disaffected voters by highlighting his record as a socially liberal yet fiscally conservative two-term Republican in a reliably blue... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Despite gains, Louisiana still lags in U.S. education rankings

BATON ROUGE -- Last week, state Superintendent of Education John White trump

Despite gains, Louisiana still lags in U.S. education rankings
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago

BATON ROUGE -- Last week, state Superintendent of Education John White trumpeted the fact that Louisiana public high school students showed greater gains this year in earning college credit than those in any other state except... Read more

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The Houma Courier
Despite gains, Louisiana still lags in U.S. education rankings

BATON ROUGE -- Last week, state Superintendent of Education John White trump

Despite gains, Louisiana still lags in U.S. education rankings
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago

BATON ROUGE -- Last week, state Superintendent of Education John White trumpeted the fact that Louisiana public high school students showed greater gains this year in earning college credit than those in any other state except... Read more

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MedCity News
Many doctors feel ill equipped to address patient questions on medical marijuanaAnd, because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned
Many doctors feel ill equipped to address patient questions on medical marijuana
MedCity News / Posted 8 days ago
And, because the topic still is not usually covered in medical school, seasoned doctors, as well as younger ones, often consider themselves ill-equipped. Even though she tries to keep up with the scientific literature, Antonucci said,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Family says staff left grandmother behind in dialysis clinicThe family of an 86-year-old woman who was left behind in a Methuen, Massachuse
Family says staff left grandmother behind in dialysis clinic
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
The family of an 86-year-old woman who was left behind in a Methuen, Massachusetts, medical clinic for hours after it closed is demanding answers. Maureen Perry, of Chelmsford, received her four-hour dialysis treatment at Fresenius Medical Care in... Read more
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ajc.com
Family says staff left grandmother behind in dialysis clinicThe family of an 86-year-old woman who was left behind in a Methuen, Massachuse
Family says staff left grandmother behind in dialysis clinic
ajc.com / Posted 8 days ago
The family of an 86-year-old woman who was left behind in a Methuen, Massachusetts, medical clinic for hours after it closed is demanding answers. Maureen Perry, of Chelmsford, received her four-hour dialysis treatment at Fresenius Medical Care in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Anesthesiologist eyed in series of cataract surgery errorsher to read the letters on a wall chart. “I can’t,” White recalls telling her.
Anesthesiologist eyed in series of cataract surgery errors
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
her to read the letters on a wall chart. “I can’t,” White recalls telling her. “Everything is black.’’ White, 65, was one of five patients who had surgery at Cataract & Laser Center West in West Springfield on a May morning in 2014, only to... Read more
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Boston Globe
In suit, questions raised about former Mass. health chief’s Steward connectionsIn June 2014, two executives from Steward Health Care System visited John Polan
In suit, questions raised about former Mass. health chief’s Steward connections
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
In June 2014, two executives from Steward Health Care System visited John Polanowicz, then the state’s health and human services secretary. They were far from strangers — Polanowicz had previously worked for Steward — and they chatted about golf and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Anesthesiologist eyed in series of cataract surgery errorsher to read the letters on a wall chart. “I can’t,” White recalls telling her.
Anesthesiologist eyed in series of cataract surgery errors
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
her to read the letters on a wall chart. “I can’t,” White recalls telling her. “Everything is black.’’ White, 65, was one of five patients who had surgery at Cataract & Laser Center West in West Springfield on a May morning in 2014, only to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Shoddy oversight sowed second farm animal cruelty casetheir suffering. All that’s left, besides a big orange-and-white cat watching
Shoddy oversight sowed second farm animal cruelty case
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
their suffering. All that’s left, besides a big orange-and-white cat watching from the woods, is the human squalor: heaps of old tires and discarded furniture, rusted old trucks, and cracked bathroom fixtures. The 70-acre plot of land, the site of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Shoddy oversight sowed second farm animal cruelty casetheir suffering. All that’s left, besides a big orange-and-white cat watching
Shoddy oversight sowed second farm animal cruelty case
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
their suffering. All that’s left, besides a big orange-and-white cat watching from the woods, is the human squalor: heaps of old tires and discarded furniture, rusted old trucks, and cracked bathroom fixtures. The 70-acre plot of land, the site of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Alexander J. Alexanian, 81, Reading’s former director of special educationUniversity of New Hampshire Dr. Alexanian, who played football at the Universi
Alexander J. Alexanian, 81, Reading’s former director of special education
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
University of New Hampshire Dr. Alexanian, who played football at the University of New Hampshire, was the Reading public school system’s first special education director. Alexander J. Alexanian, the Reading public school system’s first special... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in briefConviction as a 2015 teen killer tossed MADISON, Wis. — A federal court in Wis
The nation in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Conviction as a 2015 teen killer tossed MADISON, Wis. — A federal court in Wisconsin on Friday overturned the conviction of a man found guilty of helping his uncle kill Teresa Halbach in a case profiled in the Netflix documentary Making a... Read more
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