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BBC News
China parade to display past and futureand assembled dignitaries on the rostrum in Tiananmen Square. Nearly 200 aircr
China parade to display past and future
BBC News / Posted 59 minutes ago
and assembled dignitaries on the rostrum in Tiananmen Square. Nearly 200 aircraft will fly in formation over the crowds. Thirty heads of state and government leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, will attend the parade.Image... Read more
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The New Yorker
Inside the Salem Witch Trialshanging took place in June, the last in September; a stark, stunned silence fol
Inside the Salem Witch Trials
The New Yorker / Posted 4 hours ago
hanging took place in June, the last in September; a stark, stunned silence followed. Although we will never know the exact number of those formally charged with having “wickedly, maliciously, and feloniously” engaged in sorcery, somewhere between a... Read more
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U.S. Department of Labor
MSHA proposes rule to prevent crushing, pinning deaths and injuries []the department’s ‘Plan, Prevent and Protect’ strategy for safeguarding all work
MSHA proposes rule to prevent crushing, pinning deaths and injuries []
U.S. Department of Labor / Posted 18 hours ago
the department’s ‘Plan, Prevent and Protect’ strategy for safeguarding all workers.” “We know this technology works as a number of mine operators have already installed proximity detection systems on coal hauling machines and scoops,” said Kevin... Read more
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The New Yorker
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?city cops, and is a reminder of how much tougher New York’s streets were at the
What’s New About Bill Bratton’s N.Y.P.D.?
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
city cops, and is a reminder of how much tougher New York’s streets were at the time of the murder. That year, there were eighteen hundred and ninety-six homicides in the city, many of them drug-related. In 2014, there were three hundred and... Read more
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BBC News
When a slump hits a vast iron ore mine in Australiaday for the next two weeks before they fly out for a week-long break. The shift
When a slump hits a vast iron ore mine in Australia
BBC News / Posted yesterday
day for the next two weeks before they fly out for a week-long break. The shift is called "two and one". It used to be "eight and six", eight days on and six days off. The change means the company needs fewer people, just one of the measures... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Temple Game NotesPenn State will take on Maryland at M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Super Bowl XL
Temple Game Notes
GoPSUsports.com / Posted yesterday
Penn State will take on Maryland at M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Super Bowl XLVII Champion Baltimore Ravens, to mark the eighth current NFL stadium the Blue and White have played in. Penn State also will travel to Lincoln Financial Field, home of... Read more
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Salon.com
8 ways stress is messing with your healthleading to insulin resistance and subsequent diabetes, and promoting joint dise
8 ways stress is messing with your health
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
leading to insulin resistance and subsequent diabetes, and promoting joint disease like arthritis. Here’s the latest on eight health problems that are worsened by stress. It has been suspected for decades that stress and heart disease are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'NNPC Appointments Under Buhari Favour South'At the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the federal government h
'NNPC Appointments Under Buhari Favour South'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
At the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the federal government has quietly been conducting a number of appointments and promotions involving top management officials. A top source at the Corporation told the Daily Trust on Sunday last... Read more
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avillafan
HAMSTRUNG: ASTON VILLA 2 – SUNDERLAND 2Following a cautious start, the game burst into life after eight minutes. Ques
HAMSTRUNG: ASTON VILLA 2 – SUNDERLAND 2
avillafan / Posted yesterday
Following a cautious start, the game burst into life after eight minutes. Questions had been asked of M’Vila after the Frenchman was awarded a red card in an U-21 game for his new club but the summer loan signing answered his critics by opening his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ashimolowo - Nigeria Needs Purpose-Driven, National Leadersfellowship there, I was sent to England to pioneer the first Foursquare Gospel
Ashimolowo - Nigeria Needs Purpose-Driven, National Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
fellowship there, I was sent to England to pioneer the first Foursquare Gospel Church in the place. I served in England for eight years before I felt led by the Holy Spirit to start something fresh and different. That is how KICC (Kingsway... Read more
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Super Sport
This Week in History: August 31 - September 6World Cups. He is the joint highest wicket taker for India across World Cups, t
This Week in History: August 31 - September 6
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
World Cups. He is the joint highest wicket taker for India across World Cups, the other being Zaheer Khan who took same number of wickets in 2003, 2007 and 2011 editions. * He has taken 8 wickets in the second innings in the test match between... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rainmaster Rossi wins British MotoGPout of the Moto3 race twice; Darryn actually got going again after his second f
Rainmaster Rossi wins British MotoGP
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
out of the Moto3 race twice; Darryn actually got going again after his second fall but was not classified as a finisher. Thirty-six-year-old Rossi produced a fearless ride in the rain to claim his first ever victory at Silverstone, and open up a... Read more
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The New Yorker
Face-BlindMount Vernon to the hospital where I worked, on Allerton Avenue in the Bronx. T
Face-Blind
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
Mount Vernon to the hospital where I worked, on Allerton Avenue in the Bronx. Though I took the same route twice a day for eight years, the road never became familiar to me, I never recognized the buildings on either side, and I often took the... Read more
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The Star
The state of health of our nation - Ask Dr Gof the United States, John F Kennedy. Of course, we can reflect on our own cha
The state of health of our nation - Ask Dr G
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
of the United States, John F Kennedy. Of course, we can reflect on our own changes since the Independence. After fifty-eight years of freedom from the British rule, we had, of course experienced the trial and tribulations that shape our nation... Read more
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Salon.com
Amber Tamblyn: “I get rejected for a living”to experience the Fear, Tamblyn had been confident and assured, having already
Amber Tamblyn: “I get rejected for a living”
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
to experience the Fear, Tamblyn had been confident and assured, having already achieved so much by her mid-twenties. The thirty-two-year-old Emmy- and Golden Globe–nominated actress is perhaps best known for having played a teenager who talks to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Winter Garden's Freddy Krueger adds to name recognition with record water-ski flightboy who entered high school at 4 feet 11 and 78 pounds is a giant in his indust
Winter Garden's Freddy Krueger adds to name recognition with record water-ski flight
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
boy who entered high school at 4 feet 11 and 78 pounds is a giant in his industry. He has broken the jumping world record eight times and holds the current mark at 250 feet. A five-time world champion, Krueger is ranked No. 1 in the world nearly... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Permaculture in Cold ClimatesSerenity and monotony rose from isolation. Forty-four people lived here togethe
Permaculture in Cold Climates
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
Serenity and monotony rose from isolation. Forty-four people lived here together. Kathol’s House, the nearest, was nearly thirty miles to the south. Around the Clearing mile after mile uncleared, unexplored, indifferent, the forest went on. The... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Local career schools improve on state report cardthe 2012-13 report card. The career tech school improved from a “B” to an “A” f
Local career schools improve on state report card
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
the 2012-13 report card. The career tech school improved from a “B” to an “A” for post-program outcomes — measuring the number of new graduates who enter the workforce, college or military. “Part of it is better data collection,” Parry said of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Investors Respond To A Market Crashof Convergex Tell ‘Em That It’s Human Nature The surge in volatility over the
How Investors Respond To A Market Crash
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
of Convergex Tell ‘Em That It’s Human Nature The surge in volatility over the past week enabled this year’s aggregate number of plus or minus 1% moves in the S&P 500 – currently 40 – to exceed last year’s total of 38. There were nineteen... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debatefor all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another
75th percentile: Compensation benchmark draws debate
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 4 days ago
for all employees. The board then also approved a second element, with another 5 percent awarded retroactively with the number of weeks for the retroactive raises varying according to when collective bargaining began for the particular... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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The Young Witness
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Western Advocate
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Manning River Times
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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The North West Star
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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The Border Mail
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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The Courier
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous AustraliansProgress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in readi
Are we really closing the gap? Seven brutal realities facing Indigenous Australians
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Progress has been made in smoking and Indigenous birthweights, but not in reading rates and employment. As Prime Minister Tony Abbott made his annual tour to Northern Australia to spend time in an Indigenous community, he was faced with a bleak... Read more
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Columbia Star
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia StarSC 29206 803-787-5154 SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF FILING STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA COU
Public Notices | www.thecolumbiastar.com | Columbia Star
Columbia Star / Posted 5 days ago
SC 29206 803-787-5154 SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF FILING STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTY OF NEWBERRY IN THE PROBATE COURT CASE NUMBER: 2015GC3600005; 2015GC3600006 IN THE MATTER OF: Alexander Graham Debra Graham Bonnette, Petitioner, vs. Alexander... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Virginia Tech survivor: Gun lobby's foolish answerIt's conceivable that I could have crossed paths with him during our shared tim
Virginia Tech survivor: Gun lobby's foolish answer
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
It's conceivable that I could have crossed paths with him during our shared time on the Blacksburg campus. A little over eight years ago I survived the infamous mass shooting at Tech, which is less than 80 miles from where Ward died. Shrapnel is... Read more
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T3
Absence makes the heart grow fonder...and makes the BBC licence fee seem less egregiousthe current licence fee and the final group of twenty-two households represente
Absence makes the heart grow fonder...and makes the BBC licence fee seem less egregious
T3 / Posted 5 days ago
the current licence fee and the final group of twenty-two households represented those happy with the current price. MTM weighted the research more heavily on those either who didn’t want to pay at all or wanted to pay less - group one and two... Read more
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Yahoo News
Escape from New Orleans: As waters rose, a white suburb across the Mississippi closed a key bridge to fleeing residentsgroup of around 300 were trapped by the rising water in the headquarters of the
Escape from New Orleans: As waters rose, a white suburb across the Mississippi closed a key bridge to fleeing residents
Yahoo News / Posted 5 days ago
group of around 300 were trapped by the rising water in the headquarters of the city’s Regional Transit Authority. Their numbers included around 100 RTA workers who had volunteered to remain in New Orleans — the bus drivers needed to transport... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Treasures Under Istanbulchurch did turn up in Yenikapı, under the foundations of some razed apartment b
The Treasures Under Istanbul
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
church did turn up in Yenikapı, under the foundations of some razed apartment buildings. But the real problem was the large number of Byzantine shipwrecks that began to surface soon after the excavation began, in 2004. Dating from the fifth to the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Pittsburg Schools Back in Session Under New State Funding System: Less Moneyless. School is back in session. Under the old Kansas education funding formul
Pittsburg Schools Back in Session Under New State Funding System: Less Money
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
less. School is back in session. Under the old Kansas education funding formula, districts like Pittsburg received about thirty-eight hundred dollars per student. Now it gets a set amount for all students under a block grant... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Pittsburg Schools Back in Session Under New State Funding System: Less Moneyless. School is back in session. Under the old Kansas education funding formul
Pittsburg Schools Back in Session Under New State Funding System: Less Money
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
less. School is back in session. Under the old Kansas education funding formula, districts like Pittsburg received about thirty-eight hundred dollars per student. Now it gets a set amount for all students under a block grant... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Editorials from around New Yorkdoesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his tro
Editorials from around New York
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
doesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his trophy list, he will have to make the case with numbers, proving that whatever it is we give away, we make more in return. But he can't really believe that he can let GE... Read more
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Billboard
Nashville Notes: Paisley & Paslay Set College Campus Tour; Josh Abbott Goes Indie; Townsquare Makes Movesof Arkansas in Fayetteville. The tour ties in with Paisley's forthcoming single
Nashville Notes: Paisley & Paslay Set College Campus Tour; Josh Abbott Goes Indie; Townsquare Makes Moves
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
of Arkansas in Fayetteville. The tour ties in with Paisley's forthcoming single, "Country Nation," which mentions a number of college football teams, including Paisley's home state West Virginia Mountaineers. Singer-songwriter Paul Simon... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Editorials from around New Yorkdoesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his tro
Editorials from around New York
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
doesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his trophy list, he will have to make the case with numbers, proving that whatever it is we give away, we make more in return. But he can't really believe that he can let GE... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Editorials from around New Yorkdoesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his tro
Editorials from around New York
New Jersey Herald / Posted 6 days ago
doesn't have to. Now it's up to the governor. If he wants to add GE to his trophy list, he will have to make the case with numbers, proving that whatever it is we give away, we make more in return. But he can't really believe that he can let GE... Read more
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The News-Times
Hospitals penalized for readmissionsto an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while
Hospitals penalized for readmissions
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
to an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while 514 will face a loss of 1 percent or more. Thirty-eight hospitals will face the maximum 3 percent penalty. All of the Connecticut hospitals that will lose Medicare... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hospitals penalized for readmissionsto an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while
Hospitals penalized for readmissions
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
to an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while 514 will face a loss of 1 percent or more. Thirty-eight hospitals will face the maximum 3 percent penalty. All of the Connecticut hospitals that will lose Medicare... Read more
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The Middletown Press
28 Connecticut hospitals face Medicare reductions over readmissionsto an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while
28 Connecticut hospitals face Medicare reductions over readmissions
The Middletown Press / Posted 7 days ago
to an analysis by Kaiser Health News. About 800 will not face penalties, while 514 will face a loss of 1 percent or more. Thirty-eight hospitals will face the maximum 3 percent penalty. All of the Connecticut hospitals that will lose Medicare... Read more
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