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The Alliance Review
Kenneth L. Smith , age 61, of Minerva, died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in the Cleveland Clinic.
Kenneth L. Smith
The Alliance Review / Posted yesterday
, age 61, of Minerva, died Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in the Cleveland Clinic. He was born March 14, 1954, in Canton to Marjorie (Heim) Smith of Minerva and the late Lowell Smith. He was the owner of Maple View Dairy... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Bulldogs right at home in 3-0 winOpening the volleyball season at home Wednesday night put the Baker Bulldogs so
Bulldogs right at home in 3-0 win
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
Opening the volleyball season at home Wednesday night put the Baker Bulldogs somewhat at ease as a very young squad. They relied on veteran Amanda Gross, who came through with a team high 8 kills and 4 digs in leading a straight set 25-8, 25-8,... Read more
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The Express-Times
North Warren's Desire Almind among Patriot League's best on basketball anniversary teamOver the past couple of weeks the Patriot League has honored its 25th anniversa
North Warren's Desire Almind among Patriot League's best on basketball anniversary team
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Over the past couple of weeks the Patriot League has honored its 25th anniversary of becoming an all-sports conference with sport-by-sport collections of their top performers. Almind, who played for Bucknell 2000-04, helped the Bison to their first... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County workers returning after post-strike layoffsThe Lackawanna County Office of Youth and Family Services rehired five probatio
Lackawanna County workers returning after post-strike layoffs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The Lackawanna County Office of Youth and Family Services rehired five probationary caseworkers dismissed in the aftermath of a nearly two-week strike in May. The five employees will return today, but two more workers found new jobs — one as a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
County workers returning after post-strike layoffsThe Lackawanna County Office of Youth and Family Services rehired five probatio
County workers returning after post-strike layoffs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The Lackawanna County Office of Youth and Family Services rehired five probationary caseworkers dismissed in the aftermath of a nearly two-week strike in May. The five employees will return today, but two more workers found new jobs — one as a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Google Could Rig The 2016 ElectionAmerica’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speec
How Google Could Rig The 2016 Election
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 days ago
America’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speeches, but by Google’s secret decisions, and no one—except for me and perhaps a few other obscure researchers—would know how this was accomplished. Research I have been... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Google could rig the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, says research team – MacDailyNews“By manipulating its search results, Google could decide the next election,” Da
Google could rig the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, says research team – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 9 days ago
“By manipulating its search results, Google could decide the next election,” David Goldman reports for CNNMoney. “The world’s most-used search engine is so powerful and national elections are so tight, that even a tiny tweak in Google’s secret... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Obama Makes The Presidential Innovation Fellows PermanentThe 12-month program, started in 2012, brings entrepreneurs, technologists, and
Obama Makes The Presidential Innovation Fellows Permanent
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
The 12-month program, started in 2012, brings entrepreneurs, technologists, and other innovators into the fold of various issues facing the government and teams them up with government employees to devise solutions for those issues. The program is... Read more
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Evening Standard
Celebrating women in technology is the way to attract moreA few years ago, one of the American national parks had a problem. Visitors wer
Celebrating women in technology is the way to attract more
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
A few years ago, one of the American national parks had a problem. Visitors were stealing huge amounts of bark from the trees as mementos, causing immense environmental damage. So the authorities decided to erect signs highlighting the fact that 14... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Award-winning Saltillo teacher meets presidentBy Emma Crawford Daily Journal TUPELO – Two weeks ago, Saltillo High School m
Award-winning Saltillo teacher meets president
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 15 days ago
By Emma Crawford Daily Journal TUPELO – Two weeks ago, Saltillo High School math teacher Jenny Simmons had just met President Barack Obama at the White House after winning a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Community offers prayer, support for mourning familyIn a matter of seconds, Mickey Fuller lost his son, Eric Fuller, 9, and his mot
Community offers prayer, support for mourning family
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
In a matter of seconds, Mickey Fuller lost his son, Eric Fuller, 9, and his mother-in-law, Carla Handy, 72, in a deadly crash near New Virginia. Rodney Shoup, 48, Lillian Fuller, 10, and Kimberly Fuller, 47, were injured. Facing mounting medical... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Townhomes to break ground in Lake City after building incentive program successThanks to a successful run of the city's building incentive program, a big proj
Townhomes to break ground in Lake City after building incentive program success
KTTC Rochester / Posted 16 days ago
Thanks to a successful run of the city's building incentive program, a big project is moving into the north side of Lake city. Back in December, Lake City bought 20 lots from a bankrupt developer for $25,000. In June, they began selling them for... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
LGBTQ techies take over the White HouseU.S. CTO Megan Smith called for more techies at the "principal table." The LGB
LGBTQ techies take over the White House
Federal Computer Week / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. CTO Megan Smith called for more techies at the "principal table." The LGBTQ community was front-and-center, but the conversation at the Aug. 10 White House LGBTQ Tech and Innovation summit touched on diversity of all stripes, from sexual to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Obama's Demo Day for Entrepreneurs Showcases American InnovationNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Tuesday marked the first "White House Demo Day," which
Obama's Demo Day for Entrepreneurs Showcases American Innovation
TheStreet.com / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Tuesday marked the first "White House Demo Day," which brought aspiring entrepreneurs from across the country to the nation's capital to present their businesses and ideas to the commander in chief. Hosted by current United... Read more
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CNET
Obama pushes for more diversity in techPresident Barack Obama wants to help close the diversity gap in the technology
Obama pushes for more diversity in tech
CNET / Posted 25 days ago
President Barack Obama wants to help close the diversity gap in the technology industry, and he's marshaled support from the private sector to do it. On Tuesday, the White House announced it has brokered a number of new initiatives involving major... Read more
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Quartz
AOL co-founder Steve Case on the relationship between Washington and Silicon Valley - Quartz QZ&A Today (Aug. 4) the White House is hosting its first-ever Demo
AOL co-founder Steve Case on the relationship between Washington and Silicon Valley
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
- Quartz QZ&A Today (Aug. 4) the White House is hosting its first-ever Demo Day,... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo DayIf you think pitching your business to VCs sounds intimidating, just imagine pi
Female Entrepreneurs Take the Spotlight at White House's First Demo Day
Entrpreneur / Posted 25 days ago
If you think pitching your business to VCs sounds intimidating, just imagine pitching it to the Investor-in-Chief. Today is the first ever White House Demo Day, a gathering of more than 90 startup founders who will showcase their innovations in... Read more
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TechCrunch
The American Dream, Under Construction Since 1776Though it’s not quite an accelerator (of anything really), the White House has
The American Dream, Under Construction Since 1776
TechCrunch / Posted 25 days ago
Though it’s not quite an accelerator (of anything really), the White House has decided to hold its very first White House Demo Day, wherein more than 90 entrepreneurs from over 30 different companies will have a chance to share their entrepreneurial... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Fall foliage a boon for stateEach year as the evenings come sooner and the temperature starts to waver, the
Fall foliage a boon for state
Rutland Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Each year as the evenings come sooner and the temperature starts to waver, the mountains and valleys of Vermont are illuminated with color. Vermonters know that this season, leaf peeper season, is vital to the economy. �Three-fourths of our state... Read more
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TribLIVE
Strip District, Shadyside startups headed to White HouseAstrobotic's push to the moon will include a stop at the White House. Presiden
Strip District, Shadyside startups headed to White House
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
Astrobotic's push to the moon will include a stop at the White House. President Obama invited two Carnegie Mellon University spinoff companies, Astrobotic and Duolingo, a language learning and translation service, to the first White House Demo Day... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont diversity leaders have a message for SandersBy Jess Wisloski When Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke at the Netroots Nation Preside
Vermont diversity leaders have a message for Sanders
Bennington Banner / Posted 29 days ago
By Jess Wisloski When Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke at the Netroots Nation Presidential Town Hall in Arizona this month, he was interrupted by activists from the Black Lives Matter movement who demanded that the two candidates – Sanders and former... Read more

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