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The Toledo Blade
Union-chief strife stuck at stalematePublished: Tuesday, 9/1/2015 - Updated: 2 minutes ago Former Ohio justice cri
Union-chief strife stuck at stalemate
The Toledo Blade / Posted 7 hours ago
Published: Tuesday, 9/1/2015 - Updated: 2 minutes ago Former Ohio justice critical of firefighters Local 92 leader The mediator in a long-running dispute between Toledo’s fire chief and the firefighters union... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Mayor Hicks-Hudson appoints citizens in Labor Committee for TFD & Local 92The first outreach for help in joining the two groups was former Ohio Supreme C
Mayor Hicks-Hudson appoints citizens in Labor Committee for TFD & Local 92
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 15 hours ago
The first outreach for help in joining the two groups was former Ohio Supreme Court Judge Justice Andy Douglas who, in addition to his title and credentials, is said to have strong ties with the city of Toledo. Douglas reported many conversations... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
New committee to help settle feud between TFD and Local 92A new city committee will be formed to help address the ongoing feud between th
New committee to help settle feud between TFD and Local 92
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 16 hours ago
A new city committee will be formed to help address the ongoing feud between the Toledo Fire Department and Local 92. Talks between the two started after the union claimed that a letter written by former Toledo firefighter, Kevin Wolever, was... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue studies firefighter cancer riskPalm Beach County Fire Rescue has partnered with a team of researchers and clin
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue studies firefighter cancer risk
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 4 days ago
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue has partnered with a team of researchers and clinicians at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami School of Medicine to learn more about the increased risk of cancer among fire... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
Studying impact of stress on police healthHow do the rigors of police work — from traumatic sights and sounds to long wor
Studying impact of stress on police health
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 4 days ago
How do the rigors of police work — from traumatic sights and sounds to long work shifts and high demand levels — affect officers? A UB study being funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Institute for Occupational Safety... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
The real issue behind killings of TV journalistsAs day follows night, the stunning killings of journalists Alison Parker and Ad
The real issue behind killings of TV journalists
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
As day follows night, the stunning killings of journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward in Roanoke, Virginia -- a gruesome crime caught on live television -- all too quickly became grist for politicians and ideologues to argue about their favorite... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHA federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advan
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the National Institute for... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Remember Jose Rivera when you think about the death penaltyOn June 20, 2008, Correctional Officer Jose Rivera was attacked by two inmates
Remember Jose Rivera when you think about the death penalty
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
On June 20, 2008, Correctional Officer Jose Rivera was attacked by two inmates at the U.S. Penitentiary at Atwater, Calif. One inmate held Rivera down while the other, Jose Cabrera Sablan, stabbed Rivera 20 times with an 8-inch shank. After seven... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Remember Jose Rivera when you think about the death penaltyOn June 20, 2008, Correctional Officer Jose Rivera was attacked by two inmates
Remember Jose Rivera when you think about the death penalty
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
On June 20, 2008, Correctional Officer Jose Rivera was attacked by two inmates at the U.S. Penitentiary at Atwater, Calif. One inmate held Rivera down while the other, Jose Cabrera Sablan, stabbed Rivera 20 times with an 8-inch shank. After seven... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
New studies further show risk of chemicals to coffee roastersDan Harrison and his wife Pam Harrison own Righteous Roast Coffee Company in Pa
New studies further show risk of chemicals to coffee roasters
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
Dan Harrison and his wife Pam Harrison own Righteous Roast Coffee Company in Paducah, Ky. Their coffee is available to purchase at various locations such as Midtown Market on Broadway, Heath Health Foods on Lone Oak Road, and Wagner Wine & Spirits... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
September 11th Victim Aid and Compensation Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here is some background about the September 11th Victim Compensation F
September 11th Victim Aid and Compensation Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
(CNN) -- Here is some background about the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) and the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010. From 2001 to 2003 the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund (VCF) processed claims relating to... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
WVU gets training grant from NIOSHMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University t
WVU gets training grant from NIOSH
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable West Virginia University to continue to offer advanced training to physicians and engineering students. WVU says in a news release that it has received a five-year, $2.2 million grant from the... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Make smoking violators payBack in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number ha
Make smoking violators pay
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Back in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number had fallen to 334. Penalties for violating the law vary, but can range from fines to rejection of liquor license applications by the Ohio Division of Control. Here,... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Many workplaces violate smoke free law, ignore finesBack in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number ha
Many workplaces violate smoke free law, ignore fines
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 14 days ago
Back in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number had fallen to 334. Penalties for violating the law vary, but can range from fines to rejection of liquor license applications by the Ohio Division of Control. Here,... Read more
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Market Watch
Toxic chemicals round at China blast siteBEIJING—Premier Li Keqiang surveyed the scene of a deadly warehouse blast in no
Toxic chemicals round at China blast site
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
BEIJING—Premier Li Keqiang surveyed the scene of a deadly warehouse blast in northeastern China while criminal prosecutors vowed to conduct a thorough probe, reflecting Beijing’s growing concern about a tragedy that has fueled public anger over... Read more
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Salem News
Social Security in need of repairBut it has been done, and tens of millions of Americans have good reason to be
Social Security in need of repair
Salem News / Posted 15 days ago
But it has been done, and tens of millions of Americans have good reason to be grateful for the political courage and skill the late President Ronald Reagan and the late House of Representatives Speaker Thomas "Tip" O'Neill showed in the... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Time to back up no smoking law with teethBack in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number ha
Time to back up no smoking law with teeth
The Marietta Times / Posted 17 days ago
Back in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number had fallen to 334. Penalties for violating the law vary, but can range from fines to rejection of liquor license applications by the Ohio Division of Control. Here,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mayor unswayed by arson reportHicks-Hudson backs fire chief after findings on fatal ’14 blaze Toledo Mayor P
Mayor unswayed by arson report
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 days ago
Hicks-Hudson backs fire chief after findings on fatal ’14 blaze Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson said Friday she continues to support fire Chief Luis Santiago following an internal report about the 2014 arson that killed... Read more
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WTAP Parkersburg
Report: Communication, Timing Factor Into Firefighter DeathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Report: Communication, Timing Factor Into Firefighter Deaths
WTAP Parkersburg / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo mayor vows continued support of fire chiefPublished: Friday, 8/14/2015 - Updated: 1 minute ago FIREFIGHTER DEATHSSays no
Toledo mayor vows continued support of fire chief
The Toledo Blade / Posted 17 days ago
Published: Friday, 8/14/2015 - Updated: 1 minute ago FIREFIGHTER DEATHSSays none of the reports lay blame on Santiago Toledo Mayor Paula Hicks-Hudson said today that she continues to support Toledo... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Report: Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Report: Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Report: Communication, timing factor into Ohio firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Report: Communication, timing factor into Ohio firefighter deaths
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department’s... Read more
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The Times Leader
Report: Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Report: Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
The Times Leader / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deathsTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohi
Communication, timing factor into firefighter deaths
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - An internal report on a blaze that killed two northwest Ohio firefighters at an apartment house says communications problems and a delayed arrival contributed to their deaths. Many factors noted in the Toledo Fire Department's... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Burn Smoking Ban ScofflawsBack in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number ha
Burn Smoking Ban Scofflaws
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 18 days ago
Back in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number had fallen to 334. Penalties for violating the law vary, but can range from fines to rejection of liquor license applications by the Ohio Division of Control. Here,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Blame spread in deaths of 2 firefightersINTERNAL REPORT ON NORTH TOLEDO BLAZE Communication failures, arrival delay amo
Blame spread in deaths of 2 firefighters
The Toledo Blade / Posted 18 days ago
INTERNAL REPORT ON NORTH TOLEDO BLAZE Communication failures, arrival delay among woes An internal report on the 2014 North Toledo apartment building arson blaze that killed two firefighters concluded 12... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
TFD to release internal report of 2014 fatal fireThe Toledo Fire Department is set to release its internal report on a fire that
TFD to release internal report of 2014 fatal fire
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 18 days ago
The Toledo Fire Department is set to release its internal report on a fire that killed two firefighters in January 2014. The fire happened at an apartment building in north Toledo. The owner of the building, Ray Abou-Arab, faces aggravated murder... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Protecting kids is another reason that OSHA regulations are important“It’s just like the paper we read in class.” That was the email message I recei
Protecting kids is another reason that OSHA regulations are important
ScienceBlogs / Posted 19 days ago
“It’s just like the paper we read in class.” That was the email message I received last week from a former undergraduate student from a class I used to teach called “Health and the Environment.” She was referring to a report of two young children... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Farm manure pits: Toxic gases kill quickly, rescues often turn deadly tooSENECA FALLS, N.Y. — Richard Fesko was spreading manure at his dairy farm in Sp
Farm manure pits: Toxic gases kill quickly, rescues often turn deadly too
The Post-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
SENECA FALLS, N.Y. — Richard Fesko was spreading manure at his dairy farm in Spafford, as he often did, transferring manure from an underground pit in the barn to one outside. This May day in 2011 the experience and well-respected farmer kneeled... Read more
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Medical News Today
Under-the-desk pedal device could reduce sedentary behavior for office workersThose of you who are office workers are likely to have become well-acquainted w
Under-the-desk pedal device could reduce sedentary behavior for office workers
Medical News Today / Posted 20 days ago
Those of you who are office workers are likely to have become well-acquainted with your desk chair; after all, you spend most of the day sitting on it - a behavior that has been linked to a range of health problems. Now, researchers from the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Smoking BanBack in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number ha
Smoking Ban
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Back in 2008, there were 2,287 violations of the law. Last year, that number had fallen to 334. Penalties for violating the law vary, but can range from fines to rejection of liquor license applications by the Ohio Division of Control. Here,... Read more
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Newswise
Work, Pedal, and Be Happy University of Iowa study finds that portable pedaling devices increase activit
Work, Pedal, and Be Happy
Newswise / Posted 21 days ago
University of Iowa study finds that portable pedaling devices increase activity of sedentary workers Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine Newswise — A new study from the... Read more
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The Star
Water safety council proposed to stem drowningsPETALING JAYA: With 700 drowning cases in the country every year, the setting u
Water safety council proposed to stem drownings
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
PETALING JAYA: With 700 drowning cases in the country every year, the setting up of a water safety council is on the cards and Malaysians will have to do its part well. Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Results Of City Probe Into Hartford Firefighter's Death To Be RevealedHARTFORD - The Hartford Fire Department will release its board of inquiry repor
Results Of City Probe Into Hartford Firefighter's Death To Be Revealed
Hartford Courant / Posted 24 days ago
HARTFORD - The Hartford Fire Department will release its board of inquiry report today into the October death of Kevin Bell, the first city firefighter to die in the line of duty in 40 years. Bell, a six-year veteran assigned to Engine 16, died Oct.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Tom Dubaniewicz: The Pittsburgh Federal Executive Board, made up of all the federal agency lea
Newsmaker: Tom Dubaniewicz
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
: The Pittsburgh Federal Executive Board, made up of all the federal agency leaders in the Pittsburgh region, awarded Dubaniewicz its annual gold award for Outstanding Contribution to Science in the non-medical category. Family: Wife, Julie, and two... Read more

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