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Daily Mail
Fiorina says affirmative action didn't win her a place in CNN's debateWeiner hits back at Donald Trump for accusing wife... Share this article KILL
Fiorina says affirmative action didn't win her a place in CNN's debate
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Weiner hits back at Donald Trump for accusing wife... Share this article KILLING IT: Carly Fiorina made her national political debut at the Fox News junior varsity debate in August, since then she's been hitting the campaign trail... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How small states prepare for cyber-warcrippled banks, broadcasters, and political parties, the smallest of the Baltic
How small states prepare for cyber-war
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 hours ago
crippled banks, broadcasters, and political parties, the smallest of the Baltic republics redoubled its efforts to secure electronically what geography dictates will always be at risk physically. Citizens became instantly educated to protect... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How small states prepare for cyber-warcrippled banks, broadcasters, and political parties, the smallest of the Baltic
How small states prepare for cyber-war
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 hours ago
crippled banks, broadcasters, and political parties, the smallest of the Baltic republics redoubled its efforts to secure electronically what geography dictates will always be at risk physically. Citizens became instantly educated to protect... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Going digitalto public libraries in Thailand, people imagine a gloomy atmosphere, outdated t
Going digital
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
to public libraries in Thailand, people imagine a gloomy atmosphere, outdated technology and over-bloated bureaucracy. The National Archives of Thailand, the official keeper of historical documents of invaluable significance, inspires the same... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Open Access Is Not FreeTheir content is thus not always secure. Hundreds of open access journals are
Open Access Is Not Free
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Their content is thus not always secure. Hundreds of open access journals are available on platforms like Scientific Electronic Library Online, a platform supported by the South African government. But many titles are simply one-off sites... Read more
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TribLIVE
Renzie Park projects top list of requests for RAD fundingand Duquesne Light Foundation. Others making their pitches to the RAD board we
Renzie Park projects top list of requests for RAD funding
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
and Duquesne Light Foundation. Others making their pitches to the RAD board were representatives of Allegheny County Library Association, county and Pittsburgh regional parks, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh and its electronic information... Read more
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Irish Central
A 1995 guide on how to use the Internet as an Irish personthe most naively optimistic businessman wouldn't even dare dream of. So, what
A 1995 guide on how to use the Internet as an Irish person
Irish Central / Posted 7 days ago
the most naively optimistic businessman wouldn't even dare dream of. So, what does it do? Well, enough to fill a whole library, really, but among the most widely-used Internet facilities are electronic mail, better known as email, which allows... Read more
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Independent
Musician to take up 'sound residency' in Cornwall hut where Guglielmo Marconi transmitted first radio signal over the horizonthe both the natural and man-made sounds of the Lizard coastline in Cornwall as
Musician to take up 'sound residency' in Cornwall hut where Guglielmo Marconi transmitted first radio signal over the horizon
Independent / Posted 8 days ago
the both the natural and man-made sounds of the Lizard coastline in Cornwall as part of the first “sound residency” of the National Trust, which owns the historic wireless station and maintains the nearby coastal footpaths. Mr Acheson will tape... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
WV SOS Natalie Tennant given Calvin Coolidge Notary AwardThe National Notary Association (NNA) honored West Virginia Secretary of State
WV SOS Natalie Tennant given Calvin Coolidge Notary Award
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 8 days ago
The National Notary Association (NNA) honored West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant with its Calvin Coolidge Notary Award Aug. 25. Secretary of State Natalie Tennant received an award for her efforts to comprehensively revise the state’s... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV SOS Natalie Tennant given Calvin Coolidge Notary AwardThe National Notary Association (NNA) honored West Virginia Secretary of State
WV SOS Natalie Tennant given Calvin Coolidge Notary Award
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The National Notary Association (NNA) honored West Virginia Secretary of State Natalie Tennant with its Calvin Coolidge Notary Award Aug. 25. Secretary of State Natalie Tennant received an award for her efforts to comprehensively revise the state’s... Read more
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Salon.com
“Text neck” is a thing: 5 frightening maladies of the digital eraThis article originally appeared on Face it, we’re all addicted to our electro
“Text neck” is a thing: 5 frightening maladies of the digital era
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
This article originally appeared on Face it, we’re all addicted to our electronic devices. You might know a few lonely holdouts, determined to stay detached and live off the grid, but their numbers are diminishing. Most of us are living in an ever... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Library operates as a ‘school outside the school.’Published: Sunday, 8/23/2015 - Updated: 3 minutes ago The library is more th
Library operates as a ‘school outside the school.’
The Toledo Blade / Posted 10 days ago
Published: Sunday, 8/23/2015 - Updated: 3 minutes ago The library is more than a public resource. It is also a young person’s resource, offering an array of tools and support to help students... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call homestudents to take the most difficult courses. This is the first year Apalachee
CITY BY CITY: A weekly look at the happenings in the places you call home
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 11 days ago
students to take the most difficult courses. This is the first year Apalachee has been included on the list, ranking 2042 nationally among 2386 schools that made the list. The national average for number of Advanced Placement exams taken at a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Featured Slideshowssay two elephants are to thank for keeping an 18-wheeler from overturning. See
Featured Slideshows
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
say two elephants are to thank for keeping an 18-wheeler from overturning. See the photos here. More >> SLIDESHOW: National Puppy Day 2015SLIDESHOW: National Puppy Day 2015 Click here to see viewer submitted pictures of adorable dogs in... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 20 to 27, 2015served by Dawn's deli, and Cinderella and Belle will visit. They will tour you
What's going on in northeastern and central York County from Aug. 20 to 27, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
served by Dawn's deli, and Cinderella and Belle will visit. They will tour you around the mansion and learn the history. ELECTRONICS RECYCLING PROGRAM >> The York County Solid Waste Authority will conduct a free electronics recycling event... Read more
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Crosscut
A Remix under the stars and a supergroup atop Pike Place Marketreplanted into its own dusty mulch.) So this is literally one of the last times
A Remix under the stars and a supergroup atop Pike Place Market
Crosscut / Posted 14 days ago
replanted into its own dusty mulch.) So this is literally one of the last times to see Webb’s work before it’s all gone. National Radio Day’s Seattle Radio DJ Experience * August 20 is National Radio Day (Who knew?). And the event, which has... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Vaping: An alternative to smoking?By Nancy Cipolloneof The Lakeland TimesA popular trend in today's culture is va
Vaping: An alternative to smoking?
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
By Nancy Cipolloneof The Lakeland TimesA popular trend in today's culture is vaping - the use of electronic cigarettes. Vaping was introduced back in the 1960s. Herbert Gilbert filed the first electronic cigarette patent in 1963. While his intent... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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birminghammail
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
birminghammail / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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chroniclelive
Morning news headlines: E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
Morning news headlines: E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
chroniclelive / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Morning news headlines: E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
Morning news headlines: E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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walesonline
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS to cut smoking-related deaths'
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
carry health risks in the same way cigarettes do, but this is not the case and they want to see smokers taking up the electronic devices to reduce the thousands of people dying from tobacco-related diseases every year. Health experts said... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lamplighters choir receive IRT grantand four-part harmonies. The choir also performs regularly throughout the Illa
Lamplighters choir receive IRT grant
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
and four-part harmonies. The choir also performs regularly throughout the Illawarra and often takes part in state and national events. It is the only Australian Association of Male Choirs member choir that meets during the day, enabling... Read more
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Washington Post
Reinventing the Washington party: cut the speeches, pump up the schmoozingchildhood toy? Or maybe wearable technology like a light-up bracelet, the kind
Reinventing the Washington party: cut the speeches, pump up the schmoozing
Washington Post / Posted 15 days ago
childhood toy? Or maybe wearable technology like a light-up bracelet, the kind spotted at the Taylor Swift concert at Nationals Park? “One of the things I’m excited about is wearable bracelets,” says Sarah Peterson, a newly hired associate... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
E-cigs are being used more than tobacco by teensSo what are kids into these days? An annual survey highlighting the risky behav
E-cigs are being used more than tobacco by teens
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 16 days ago
So what are kids into these days? An annual survey highlighting the risky behaviors of Indiana kids finds electronic cigarettes are growing in popularity. The 25th Indiana Youth Survey of sixth through 12th graders takes a look at substance use,... Read more
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Irish Central
Mystery of birthplace of Mathew Brady American Civil War photographer resolvedfashion. The government failed to purchase the master-copies and Brady died in
Mystery of birthplace of Mathew Brady American Civil War photographer resolved
Irish Central / Posted 17 days ago
fashion. The government failed to purchase the master-copies and Brady died in debt. Mary Panzer, a former curator at the National Portrait Gallery and the author of “Mathew Brady and the Image of History,” told the New York Times “He was viewed... Read more
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The Signal
Heat wave continues to blister SCVthird day of a triple-digit heat wave pummeled the Santa Clarita Valley with mo
Heat wave continues to blister SCV
The Signal / Posted 19 days ago
third day of a triple-digit heat wave pummeled the Santa Clarita Valley with more extreme heat forecast for the weekend, National Weather Service meteorologists said. Temperatures reached 104 degrees in Saugus and 105 degrees in the Newhall Pass... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Survey says: Broomfield quality of life A-OKBroomfield's amenities and offerings, such as quality of parks, open space, tra
Survey says: Broomfield quality of life A-OK
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 19 days ago
Broomfield's amenities and offerings, such as quality of parks, open space, trail connections, baseball and soccer fields, library programs, and the Paul Derda Recreation Center, which nine in 10 respondents rated "excellent" or "good." The 2015... Read more
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PhysOrg
Smart imaging of materials lets national labs look to solving big energy problemsBrookhaven’s Eric Stach, Berkeley’s James Schuck, Argonne’s Dean Miller, and Oa
Smart imaging of materials lets national labs look to solving big energy problems
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
Brookhaven’s Eric Stach, Berkeley’s James Schuck, Argonne’s Dean Miller, and Oak Ridge’s Sergei Kalinin.) Credit: Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy; photographer Genevieve Martin, photo collage Allison Gray In the Stone, Bronze and... Read more
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Information Today
Innovative's SkyRiver Gains British Library MetadataSkyRiver, a cataloging utility product from Innovative, is making more than 3.5
Innovative's SkyRiver Gains British Library Metadata
Information Today / Posted 21 days ago
SkyRiver, a cataloging utility product from Innovative, is making more than 3.5 million records from the British Library’s British National Bibliography available to library customers. This... Read more
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Business Wire
Barnes & Noble Ranked #1 in the Top 20 Most Powerful "Back-School" Retail Brands StudyKids Complete Curriculum Series). Kids & Teens are also stocking up on referen
Barnes & Noble Ranked #1 in the Top 20 Most Powerful "Back-School" Retail Brands Study
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
Kids Complete Curriculum Series). Kids & Teens are also stocking up on reference books essential for the school year library and Barnes & Noble offers the leading collection, including Merriam-Webster Children's Dictionary, National... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 12 to 19, 2015also features music by Hillbilly Heaven & Friends and Set Free, antique car sho
What's going on in Dallastown, Red Lion and eastern York County from Aug. 12 to 19, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
also features music by Hillbilly Heaven & Friends and Set Free, antique car show and quilt auction. COLLINSVILLE COMMUNITY LIBRARY CELEBRATES 35 YEARS >> Collinsville Community Library, 2631 Delta Road, Chanceford Township, is celebrating 35... Read more
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The Irish Times
Pioneers of agitprop, from Russia to Tyrone | Visual art round-upEindhoven Detail from Alice Milligan’s Queen Maeve tableau, staged in Belfast
Pioneers of agitprop, from Russia to Tyrone | Visual art round-up
The Irish Times / Posted 23 days ago
Eindhoven Detail from Alice Milligan’s Queen Maeve tableau, staged in Belfast in 1898. Photograph: courtesy the National Library of Ireland El Lissitzky: The Artist and the State This exhibition centres on the unlikely pairing of one... Read more
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York Daily Record
What's going on in southern York County from Aug. 11 to 18, 2015on building permits, zoning, sewage enforcement and tax collection as well as m
What's going on in southern York County from Aug. 11 to 18, 2015
York Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
on building permits, zoning, sewage enforcement and tax collection as well as municipal news and committee contacts.\ NEW LIBRARY HOURS >> The Arthur Hufnagel Public Library of Glen Rock, 32 Main St., Glen Rock, has announced new hours... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Strong Reading Culture Key to Achieving Vision 2030Richard Atuti is the director of the Kenya National Library Services. He spoke
Strong Reading Culture Key to Achieving Vision 2030
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Richard Atuti is the director of the Kenya National Library Services. He spoke to our writer Ibrahim Oruko. What would you say is the role of KNLS in national development? I start from the famous Sessional Paper No 10 of 1965 on African Socialism... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Wesleyan opens new law schoolof WU-P, said the Legal Education Board (LEB) has issued a permit allowing WU-P
Wesleyan opens new law school
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
of WU-P, said the Legal Education Board (LEB) has issued a permit allowing WU-P to operate a law school. Aniag, former national head of the Free Masons and Rotary Club International, spearheaded the law school project which was approved by the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
How the National Library is working to preserve our digital presentcredit: Ryan Wick (Creative Commons - https://flic.kr/p/4kH5B4) Recent changes
How the National Library is working to preserve our digital present
Computer World Australia / Posted 29 days ago
credit: Ryan Wick (Creative Commons - https://flic.kr/p/4kH5B4) Recent changes to Australia's Copyright Act will allow the National Library of Australia to broaden significantly its efforts to preserve the country's digital cultural heritage. The... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Top HeadlinesMiddle School awarded fitness center for commitment to physical fitness and wel
Top Headlines
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 29 days ago
Middle School awarded fitness center for commitment to physical fitness and wellness Gov. Rauner and Chairman of the National Foundation for Governors' Fitness Councils Jake Steinfeld announced three schools that will each receive a... Read more
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birminghammail
Twitter's most influential Midlanders revealed || Number 199-150ordered to make “reparations” http://t.co/kW3YDZXpfX ITV Weather Presenter for
Twitter's most influential Midlanders revealed || Number 199-150
birminghammail / Posted 29 days ago
ordered to make “reparations” http://t.co/kW3YDZXpfX ITV Weather Presenter for the North of England and the Midlands National Police Air Service (NPAS) Birmingham Its not very nice out there!! Search for suspect in Darlaston and then a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's Mailbag July 31, 2015officials three are women: State’s Attorney Julia Rietz, Recorder Barb Frasca a
Tom's Mailbag July 31, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
officials three are women: State’s Attorney Julia Rietz, Recorder Barb Frasca and Circuit Clerk Katie Blakeman. Both local library directors are women. Neither park district director is a woman, although both predecessors were. Females, however,... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Magid: Concerns raised about cybersecurity billSenate intelligence committees support the bill and it is also supported by sev
Magid: Concerns raised about cybersecurity bill
The Fremont Argus / Posted 1 months ago
Senate intelligence committees support the bill and it is also supported by several technology organizations including the National Cable Telecommunications Association, CTIA — The Wireless Association, and the United States Telecom Association. In... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Concerns raised about cybersecurity billSenate intelligence committees support the bill and it is also supported by sev
Concerns raised about cybersecurity bill
Silicon Valley / Posted 1 months ago
Senate intelligence committees support the bill and it is also supported by several technology organizations including the National Cable Telecommunications Association, CTIA — The Wireless Association, and the United States Telecom Association. In... Read more
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