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AllAfrica.com
Oscar Cooper's Running Mate - 'Competent, Principle Minded Youth'Freeman, a youthful Liberian accountant, auditor, financial crime investigator/
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Freeman, a youthful Liberian accountant, auditor, financial crime investigator/anti-money laundering expert, international trade and investment lawyer, hails from Fishtown, Maryland County. Sen. Cooper, who is running as an independent... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
TRUMBULL COURTSLamancusa v. Loser J. Lane et al, foreclosure. Sam Lamancusa v. Sondra Starkey
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Lamancusa v. Loser J. Lane et al, foreclosure. Sam Lamancusa v. Sondra Starkey et al, foreclosure. Huntington National Bank v. Eric T. Offerdahl et al, foreclosure. Wells Fargo Bank NA v. Lee H. Bishop, foreclosure. Bank of New York... Read more
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The Hill
Will Trump’s base turn on him for immigration double talk?use to expire September 30. ADVERTISEMENT The departments say that the harm t
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
use to expire September 30. ADVERTISEMENT The departments say that the harm that some businesses face if they don’t find workers is greater than the harm American workers could face if someone participates in the program fraudulently or at... Read more
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Swissinfo
Foreign worker restrictions ‘should not’ include casual labourthese data is prohibited.Reuse article Jul 20, 2017 - 22:53 Farmers and actors
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
these data is prohibited.Reuse article Jul 20, 2017 - 22:53 Farmers and actors are lobbying against a clause in a proposed new law to favour domestic workers over foreign recruits in... Read more
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The Hill
'Made in America', free trade aren't mutually exclusive — far from itmanufacturing sector produced $2.1 trillion in value added to the economy. That
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
manufacturing sector produced $2.1 trillion in value added to the economy. That’s a 40-percent increase since 1997. The National Association of Manufacturers figures that if America’s manufacturing sector were a separate country, it would be the... Read more
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TribLIVE
World’s plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deepand they do their jobs,” said Steve Russell, vice president of plastics for the
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
and they do their jobs,” said Steve Russell, vice president of plastics for the American Chemistry Council , an industry association that represents manufacturers. “And if we didn't have them, the impact on the environment would be worse.” Using... Read more
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Dover Post
FFA gears up for state fairIt's not just for farmers anymore. By Christopher Kersey - chris.kersey@doverp
Dover Post / Posted 6 days ago
It's not just for farmers anymore. By Christopher Kersey - chris.kersey@doverpost.com Hundreds of students with the national FFA organization are preparing for competitions ranging from the serious to the odd. The Delaware State Fair, July 20 to... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
FFA gears up for state fairIt's not just for farmers anymore. By Christopher Kersey - chris.kersey@doverp
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
It's not just for farmers anymore. By Christopher Kersey - chris.kersey@doverpost.com Hundreds of students with the national FFA organization are preparing for competitions ranging from the serious to the odd. The Delaware State Fair, July 20 to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Obamacare repeal failThat chicken has come home to roost, and it's a really mean chicken -- a cockfi
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
That chicken has come home to roost, and it's a really mean chicken -- a cockfighting veteran, maybe, or an escapee from a farm. With the defections of Sen. Mike Lee and Sen. Jerry Moran, Republicans senators did not have the votes to pass their... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
U.S. aims to cut trade deficits through NAFTA revampDonald Trump said the U.S. wants to reduce trade imbalances with Mexico and Can
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 7 days ago
Donald Trump said the U.S. wants to reduce trade imbalances with Mexico and Canada and boost exports of everything from farm goods to financial services as it prepares to kick off talks to revamp the North American Free Trade Agreement. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The future of local farming: Balancing technology and natureevery stage of a plant's growth can be calibrated - from its soil composition t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
every stage of a plant's growth can be calibrated - from its soil composition to the amount of air and light it gets. Such farm factories are fast becoming a reality indoors, located in warehouses and industrial buildings. Hothousing them in this... Read more
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Business Standard India
UP's abattoir shutdown: Butchers, farmers, traders hit while big biz gainof ancillary jobs. For a while, Shafiq went back to his ancestral village with
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
of ancillary jobs. For a while, Shafiq went back to his ancestral village with his wife and kids. There, he worked as a farm-hand even though his left hand does not function properly. “It was wheat harvesting season. I had never done that work... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Slaughterhouse crackdown in UP: Butchers and farmers hit, big businesses gainof ancillary jobs. For a while, Shafiq went back to his ancestral village with
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
of ancillary jobs. For a while, Shafiq went back to his ancestral village with his wife and kids. There, he worked as a farm-hand even though his left hand does not function properly. “It was wheat harvesting season. I had never done that work... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Fond farewell for unionistsfor unionist Makhi Clay in Quigney Picture: RANDELL ROSKRUGE Human rights acti
Daily Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
for unionist Makhi Clay in Quigney Picture: RANDELL ROSKRUGE Human rights activist and trade unionist Emma Mashinini and National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) Eastern Cape chairman, Makhi Clay, died within days of each others. Clay... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Two men drowned in manure ponds. And thousands of other farmworkers have died too.was mid-February 2016. A winter heat wave had melted snow and ice overnight, fl
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
was mid-February 2016. A winter heat wave had melted snow and ice overnight, flooding part of the rural Jerome County farm. A foot of standing water made it hard to tell where the feeding area ended and the deep pond that held the farm’s... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
AP EXPLAINS: Term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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Aljazeera
'Don't make decisions about us, without us'more than 88 percent of the world's population. A predominantly high number of
Aljazeera / Posted 12 days ago
more than 88 percent of the world's population. A predominantly high number of people in these regions depend on farms, forests and fishing for their livelihoods. Peasants of these regions are the inheritors of an agricultural system... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
AP EXPLAINS: Term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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KXXV Waco
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
AP EXPLAINS: Term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
KWWL Iowa / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USphoto, Jose A. Gutierrez, left, of Texas, and Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzalez of Color
Dayton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
photo, Jose A. Gutierrez, left, of Texas, and Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzalez of Colorado, stand before the La Raza Unida Party national convention in El Paso, Texas. The term la raza has deep roots in Mexico after that country’s revolution and in the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
KHQ Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
AP Explains: Why term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USphoto, Jose A. Gutierrez, left, of Texas, and Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzalez of Color
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 days ago
photo, Jose A. Gutierrez, left, of Texas, and Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzalez of Colorado, stand before the La Raza Unida Party national convention in El Paso, Texas. The term la raza has deep roots in Mexico after that country’s revolution and in the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Out of the Morgue1950 our net output of goods and services was 25 times what it was in 1850. The
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
1950 our net output of goods and services was 25 times what it was in 1850. The job was done with only eight times as many workers. Allowing for the shorter workweek -- 40 hours instead of 70 -- there was nearly a sixfold increase in... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
AP EXPLAINS: Term 'la raza' has complicated roots in USALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week th
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The National Council of La Raza announced this week that it was changing its name to UnidosUS, dropping a word that has deep roots but may have hurt the organization in moving toward the future. The change to remove "la... Read more
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Philly.com
Why some pot businesses hide their cash - and others truck it straight to a federal vaultCanndescent’s chief financial officer. Indeed, though the same laws apply to A
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
Canndescent’s chief financial officer. Indeed, though the same laws apply to Anderson’s dispensary and Canndescent’s farm, the world of cannabis banking is so full of contradictions that one business can truck money to a federal facility... Read more
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The Courier
GLORY DAYS: 101 great Hunter moments“War Over.” People poured out of shops which closed their doors and remained c
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
“War Over.” People poured out of shops which closed their doors and remained closed for days. Industries closed with their workers heading for the city. Women in Hunter Street got out flags out to celebrate the end of World War II. After the... Read more
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walesonline
Wednesday, July 5, 2017of their vote, other than to line their pockets in the short term. Windsor Dav
walesonline / Posted 20 days ago
of their vote, other than to line their pockets in the short term. Windsor Davies Blandford, DorsetTwo-faced rule as workers lose out Our two-faced Prime Minister and Chancellor are saying the government must hold its nerve on public- sector... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businessthe Notice of Coverage to speed up the processing of their CLOAs pending since
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 20 days ago
the Notice of Coverage to speed up the processing of their CLOAs pending since 1998. Teofilo Velasco, chairman of Overflow Farmers and Farm Workers Association in Brgy. Hilamonan, said yesterday that they are asking the MARO of Kabankalan to sign... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
COURTSsentenced. State v. Kyronn Copeland, counts 2-5 dismissed; pleads guilty to co
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
sentenced. State v. Kyronn Copeland, counts 2-5 dismissed; pleads guilty to count 1. State v. Eva N. Whisel, dismissed. National Check Bureau Inc. v. Phil B. Pruitt, order of magistrate. Main Street Acquisition Corp. v. Marva P. Wesson, order... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Duterte’s 1st year | Progressives disappointed over lack of change, worried over rising fascismhim to task, for he broke all his promises of change),” said Amirah Lidasan, vi
Bulatlat.com / Posted 25 days ago
him to task, for he broke all his promises of change),” said Amirah Lidasan, vice chairperson of Suara Bangsamoro for the National Capital Region. Lidasan recalled that last year, they launched yet another Manilakbayan – the campaign caravan of... Read more
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Morningstar
Industrials: China Shows Signs of Softening, but the Sector Remains Healthy Overalland respondents from fabricated metal products and food, beverage, and tobacco
Morningstar / Posted 25 days ago
and respondents from fabricated metal products and food, beverage, and tobacco products cited difficulty in finding workers. The index last fell below 50 in August 2016. May's employment report saw unemployment reach 4.3%, a 16-year low,... Read more
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MLive.com
Wind energy supporters say benefits outweigh NIMBY concernsproblem? Miller says it's renewable energy, which includes wind energy. In the
MLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
problem? Miller says it's renewable energy, which includes wind energy. In the last five years or so, more than 20 wind farms have popped up in rural communities throughout Michigan, primarily in the Thumb, and there are plans to build more.... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan's wind energy farms whip up plenty of praise and complaintsrural landscapes in the Thumb and elsewhere in Michigan have been radically alt
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
rural landscapes in the Thumb and elsewhere in Michigan have been radically altered by the advent of utility-scale wind farms. Even if you haven't seen wind turbines towering over farmland, you might have seen the trucks hauling massive, white... Read more
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Boston Globe
STAT forecast: Opioids could kill tens of thousands oin the next decadeare now nearly 100 deaths a day from opioids, a swath of destruction that runs
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
are now nearly 100 deaths a day from opioids, a swath of destruction that runs from tony New England suburbs to the farm country of California, from the beach towns of Florida to the Appalachian foothills. In the worst case scenario put... Read more
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Boston Globe
Could artists revive this fading Maine town?point that it doesn’t have a school. Or a stoplight. Abandoned storefronts, ru
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
point that it doesn’t have a school. Or a stoplight. Abandoned storefronts, run-down single-family homes, even a 70-acre farm have been snatched up in a buying spree by the wealthy Libra Foundation, which plans to turn Monson into a hub for... Read more

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