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examiner.com
Marijuana $5.4 billion industry: Legal marijuana sales broke the bank in 2015Marijuana sales topped $5.4 billion last year, and economists are forecasting l
Marijuana $5.4 billion industry: Legal marijuana sales broke the bank in 2015
examiner.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Marijuana sales topped $5.4 billion last year, and economists are forecasting legalized pot will bring in an even greater haul in 2016, close to $7 billion, and perhaps much more if Wall Street and the federal government take notice and push... Read more
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Salon.com
Critics are human, too: “But I don’t think you’re doing the artist or the audience or the art form itself any favor if you pat things on the head”Anyone expecting critics to be rigid autocrats will be a bit thrown by the new
Critics are human, too: “But I don’t think you’re doing the artist or the audience or the art form itself any favor if you pat things on the head”
Salon.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Anyone expecting critics to be rigid autocrats will be a bit thrown by the new book by New York Times writer A.O. Scott. “Better Living Through Criticism” is as much about self-doubt and ambivalence as it is about a critic’s certainty, but it manages... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Reporter Who Interviewed Bernie Sanders on Kibbutz Experience Speaks OutYossi Melman, who in 1990 interviewed for Ha’aretz the then candidate running t
Reporter Who Interviewed Bernie Sanders on Kibbutz Experience Speaks Out
The Jewish Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Yossi Melman, who in 1990 interviewed for Ha’aretz the then candidate running to represent the State of Vermont in Congress Bernard Sanders, no longer works for Ha’aretz, and so he published his short memoir of “my talks with Bernie” with the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Analysis: Bottomless Chutzpa, Your Name Is CBS NewsIt’s hard to believe, but the CBS News story, filed from Jerusalem, describing
Analysis: Bottomless Chutzpa, Your Name Is CBS News
The Jewish Press / Posted 4 days ago
It’s hard to believe, but the CBS News story, filed from Jerusalem, describing a bloody event in which three Arabs pulled out knives, pipe bombs and sub-machine guns and critically injured two Israeli policewomen, one of whom later died, was given... Read more
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Business Insider
A man who got laid-off from Yahoo is suing the company for alleged gender discriminationFormer Yahoo editor Gregory Anderson has filed a lawsuit against Yahoo and its
A man who got laid-off from Yahoo is suing the company for alleged gender discrimination
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Former Yahoo editor Gregory Anderson has filed a lawsuit against Yahoo and its internal performance review system called QPR, alleging it violated federal and California laws and discriminated against men, according to a NY Times report Monday. The... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Analysis: Ban Ki-moon to Israel: Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Shoot Yourselves in the Foot InsteadUN Chief Ban Ki-Moon has expressed his disgust at the expanding number of "sett
Analysis: Ban Ki-moon to Israel: Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Shoot Yourselves in the Foot Instead
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
UN Chief Ban Ki-Moon has expressed his disgust at the expanding number of "settlers" in the Land of Israel.Photo Credit: Asher Schwartz “Don’t Shoot the Messenger, Israel,” UN secretary-general Ban Ki-Moon wrote in the NY Times Sunday, turning very... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Ban doubles down on Israel comments in NY Times Published: February 1, 2016 10:00 AM UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- United Nations Se
Ban doubles down on Israel comments in NY Times
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
Published: February 1, 2016 10:00 AM UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Israeli criticism of attacks on its settlement policy unsustainable in an opinion piece... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Richard Dreyfuss Playing Fellow New Yorker Bernie Madoff in ABC Mini-Series [video]Eight years after the scandal, a four-hour ABC mini-series called “Madoff,” sta
Richard Dreyfuss Playing Fellow New Yorker Bernie Madoff in ABC Mini-Series [video]
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 days ago
Eight years after the scandal, a four-hour ABC mini-series called “Madoff,” starring Richard Dreyfuss as Bernie Madoff and Blythe Danner as his wife, Ruth, will air on Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 3 and 4. Dryfuss, 68, told the NY Post he was the... Read more
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Asian journal
Unstoppable: the values of single-sex education and co-educationJULIET Williams, a professor of gender studies at UCLA, wrote an op-ed in the L
Unstoppable: the values of single-sex education and co-education
Asian journal / Posted 9 days ago
JULIET Williams, a professor of gender studies at UCLA, wrote an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times, entitled “What’s Wrong with single-sex schools? A lot.” She concludes that single-sex schools perpetuate gender stereotypes, with deleterious results:... Read more
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Yahoo News
This Is the 'New York Times' Front Page Photo Pakistan Didn't Want People to See They say a picture's worth a thousand words. But, in the case of Pakistan's I
This Is the 'New York Times' Front Page Photo Pakistan Didn't Want People to See
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
They say a picture's worth a thousand words. But, in the case of Pakistan's International New York Times' front page on Friday, it would seem a blank space is worth... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Lynn Spruill: My STARKVEGASDuring a recent televised MSU men's basketball game something crystallized for
Lynn Spruill: My STARKVEGAS
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
During a recent televised MSU men's basketball game something crystallized for me. The camera was focused on the band, which was whipping the crowd into a frenzy -- not too difficult seeing as we were leading Ole Miss. What caught my eye were the... Read more
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SportsFan
Tennis to launch Ryder Cup-style eventAustralian tennis legend Rod Laver has put his name to a proposed new men's tea
Tennis to launch Ryder Cup-style event
SportsFan / Posted 10 days ago
Australian tennis legend Rod Laver has put his name to a proposed new men's team event styled on golf's Ryder Cup. The Laver Cup - created by the agency that represents Roger Federer - will kick off in 2017, the New York Times has reported. The... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Faces of Faith: Are you ‘All In?’Awhile back David Brooks offered a great example of total commitment in his wee
Faces of Faith: Are you ‘All In?’
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 11 days ago
Awhile back David Brooks offered a great example of total commitment in his weekly opinion piece in the NY Times. He told the story of an American man, who while playing the French horn in a concert in Spain, fell in love with a woman he saw in the... Read more
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MLive.com
Bruce Springsteen adds new concert dates including MichiganAUBURN HILLS, MI - "The Boss" is coming back to Michigan. Bruce Springsteen has
Bruce Springsteen adds new concert dates including Michigan
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
AUBURN HILLS, MI - "The Boss" is coming back to Michigan. Bruce Springsteen has added numerous shows to "The River Tour" after previously leaving Michigan off the schedule. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be at The Palace of Auburn... Read more
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Pitchfork
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Extend U.S. Tour, Reschedule Madison Square Garden DateBruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have extended their tour behind Springs
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Extend U.S. Tour, Reschedule Madison Square Garden Date
Pitchfork / Posted 11 days ago
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have extended their tour behind Springsteen's The Ties That Bind: The River Collection box set. They'll now stay on the road into May; check out the new schedule below. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Amazon's 7-figure deal to buy a movie called 'Wiener-Dog shows major shift in its thinking (AMZN)Amazon just signed a 7-figure deal to buy the rights to a movie called "Wiener-
Amazon's 7-figure deal to buy a movie called 'Wiener-Dog shows major shift in its thinking (AMZN)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
Amazon just signed a 7-figure deal to buy the rights to a movie called "Wiener-Dog," a comedy film directed by Todd Solondz, whose previous work includes "Dark Horse," "Storytelling," and "Welcome to the Dollhouse," according to the Hollywood... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Amazon's 7-figure deal to buy a movie called 'Wiener-Dog shows major shift in its thinking (AMZN)Amazon just signed a 7-figure deal to buy the rights to a movie called "Wiener-
Amazon's 7-figure deal to buy a movie called 'Wiener-Dog shows major shift in its thinking (AMZN)
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
Amazon just signed a 7-figure deal to buy the rights to a movie called "Wiener-Dog," a comedy film directed by Todd Solondz, whose previous work includes "Dark Horse," "Storytelling," and "Welcome to the Dollhouse," according to the Hollywood... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Snowzilla, New York: First hand account of what's happening | Photos & VideoJamie Jackson, formerly from Quirindi, has blived in New York for 17 years. He
Snowzilla, New York: First hand account of what's happening | Photos & Video
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 12 days ago
Jamie Jackson, formerly from Quirindi, has blived in New York for 17 years. He sent back these photos and videos of the "the most intense snow storm" he has seen. JAMIE Jackson is a former Quirindi resident who has been living and acting in New York... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Snowzilla, New York: First hand account of what's happening | Photos & VideoJamie Jackson, formerly from Quirindi, has blived in New York for 17 years. He
Snowzilla, New York: First hand account of what's happening | Photos & Video
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 12 days ago
Jamie Jackson, formerly from Quirindi, has blived in New York for 17 years. He sent back these photos and videos of the "the most intense snow storm" he has seen. JAMIE Jackson is a former Quirindi resident who has been living and acting in New York... Read more
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Animation World Network
New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival Announces Complete 2016 SlateNEW YORK -- Oscar qualifying New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival has announ
New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival Announces Complete 2016 Slate
Animation World Network / Posted 13 days ago
NEW YORK -- Oscar qualifying New York Int’l Children’s Film Festival has announced the complete lineup for its 2016 event, which runs February 26-March 20 at New York’s Bow Tie Chelsea, DGA Theater, IFC Center, Museum of the Moving Image, Scandinavia... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump Crushes Cruz In Latest Poll With 15-Point Swing In 2 Weeks50 shades of shtf Not anymore it's not. The more that the "Donald" warms up t
Trump Crushes Cruz In Latest Poll With 15-Point Swing In 2 Weeks
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
50 shades of shtf Not anymore it's not. The more that the "Donald" warms up to the establishment, and they to him, the less interested I become in Trump as an "anti-establishment" candidate. We don't need someone who's going to "get along" with... Read more
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SportsFan
Alarm bells raised over mixed doublesBetting on Aust Open match raises concern Photo Source: EPA Large amounts of
Alarm bells raised over mixed doubles
SportsFan / Posted 14 days ago
Betting on Aust Open match raises concern Photo Source: EPA Large amounts of money were wagered on an obscure mixed doubles clash at the Australian Open on Sunday, raising suspicions of match fixing, the New York Times has reported. The vast... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Match-fixing fears as bookmaker suspends betting on Open mixed doubles matchAustralian Open: Match-fixing concerns in mixed doubles match as bookmaker repo
Match-fixing fears as bookmaker suspends betting on Open mixed doubles match
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Australian Open: Match-fixing concerns in mixed doubles match as bookmaker reportedly suspends betting Photo: An unusually one-sided flow of money from punters on a mixed doubles match at the Australian Open led to an online agency suspending... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Newbery Honor winner calls Bristol homeThe American Library Association awards the Newbery Medal to the author with th
Newbery Honor winner calls Bristol home
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
The American Library Association awards the Newbery Medal to the author with the most distinguished contribution to American Literature for children, each year. Newbery honors are given to the runner-ups for that same category. News 5's Kristi... Read more
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The Jewish Press
At Last, The Two-State Solution Is FadingDefense Minister Moshe Ya'alon.Photo Credit: Miram Alster / Flash 90 “Consider
At Last, The Two-State Solution Is Fading
The Jewish Press / Posted 15 days ago
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon.Photo Credit: Miram Alster / Flash 90 “Considering the relentless violence and attacks on Israel’s very existence, Israelis are understandably on high alert to defend themselves,” a NY Times editorial conceded on... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"China Is Not Contained" Credit Market ScreamsAs long as confidence can be maintained then it is contained. "Confidence", "F
"China Is Not Contained" Credit Market Screams
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
As long as confidence can be maintained then it is contained. "Confidence", "Fraud"- tomato, tomatoe....... Well. TLT going to 140. As us 30 year yield falls to 2% by summer. So they injected $20 billion of liquidity last week and $60 billion this... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tales from the New Libyan Caliphate: Acupuncturist Beheaded for WitchcraftIslamic State has said it will use Libya to gain access to Europe by sea Photo
Tales from the New Libyan Caliphate: Acupuncturist Beheaded for Witchcraft
The Jewish Press / Posted 18 days ago
Islamic State has said it will use Libya to gain access to Europe by sea Photo Credit: Screenshot (JNi.media) As the ISIS movement spreads across the Arab world, whole regions are transported back to the 7th century. The most notable aspect of this... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
MSU to host Buzz Aldrin for Global Lecture SeriesMississippi State University's Global Lecture Series is continuing as the Stude
MSU to host Buzz Aldrin for Global Lecture Series
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 18 days ago
Mississippi State University's Global Lecture Series is continuing as the Student Association hosts Buzz Aldrin in Lee Hall's Bettersworth Auditorium next month. The Feb. 9 event will begin at 7 p.m., with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. Though admission... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Choice Hotels Celebrates the Grand Opening of the New Cambria hotel & suites in New York's Times Square Choice Hotels Celebrates the Grand...
Choice Hotels Celebrates the Grand Opening of the New Cambria hotel & suites in New York's Times Square
Hospitality Net / Posted 21 days ago
Choice Hotels Celebrates the Grand... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini responds to 'conman and playboy' claims'Talk about me all you want I couldn't care less': Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versi
Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini responds to 'conman and playboy' claims
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
'Talk about me all you want I couldn't care less': Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini responds to claims he is a 'conman and former playboy' as he posts shirtless snap He reportedly went to great lengths to 'hide his playboy past' after meeting his... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn breaks silence on Donald Trump...sort ofFor the extent of 1968 Wharton graduate Donald Trump's rapid rise to the top of
Penn breaks silence on Donald Trump...sort of
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 25 days ago
For the extent of 1968 Wharton graduate Donald Trump's rapid rise to the top of the Republican presidential polls, Penn had offered nothing but radio silence. That changed today. In her biannual meeting with The Daily Pennsylvanian's editorial... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Donald Trump Still Tops National Polls, Despite Ted Cruz’s Rise The first GOP presidential debate of 2016 airs Thursday night on Fox Business
Donald Trump Still Tops National Polls, Despite Ted Cruz’s Rise
TheStreet.com / Posted 25 days ago
The first GOP presidential debate of 2016 airs Thursday night on Fox Business Network. According to the latest national poll from CBS/NY Times, Donald Trump is still the front runner by... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Left Turns in Palestinian Land Brokers to Be Tortured and ExecutedOn Thursday night, Channel 2 investigative show Uvda’s host Ilana Dayan exposed
Left Turns in Palestinian Land Brokers to Be Tortured and Executed
The Jewish Press / Posted a month ago
On Thursday night, Channel 2 investigative show Uvda’s host Ilana Dayan exposed a left-wing activist named Ezra Nawi who sends to their certain death Palestinians who plan to sell their land to Jews. The laws on ownership of land under the... Read more

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