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The Moscow Times
Is a New Iron Curtain Falling Over Russia?are not aware of these laws," he says. Authors of the proposal say they want t
Is a New Iron Curtain Falling Over Russia?
The Moscow Times / Posted 48 minutes ago
are not aware of these laws," he says. Authors of the proposal say they want to "increase the guarantee of safety and health of Russian citizens." There are some doubts as to whether travel bans can do that, and the potential for the opposite... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russia Increasingly Using Travel Bans as Form of Punishmentare not aware of these laws," he says. Authors of the proposal say they want t
Russia Increasingly Using Travel Bans as Form of Punishment
The Moscow Times / Posted 3 hours ago
are not aware of these laws," he says. Authors of the proposal say they want to "increase the guarantee of safety and health of Russian citizens." There are some doubts as to whether travel bans can do that, and the potential for the opposite... Read more
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Al.com
Most drugs aren't tested on pregnant women; this anti-nausea cure shows why that's a problemin her lawyer's office, distracting her squirmy toddler with Goldfish crackers,
Most drugs aren't tested on pregnant women; this anti-nausea cure shows why that's a problem
Al.com / Posted 4 hours ago
in her lawyer's office, distracting her squirmy toddler with Goldfish crackers, "I would not have placed him at risk." A healthy baby is the universal goal of pregnancy, shared by women and doctors, researchers and regulators alike. The nine... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Having a parent behind bars costs children, statesgot to know him largely through letters and phone calls. Twice a year, he would
Having a parent behind bars costs children, states
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 hours ago
got to know him largely through letters and phone calls. Twice a year, he would trek from Brooklyn to an upstate New York prison to visit — a trip that involved a plane ride, a long drive and an overnight stay in a motel. Now, the 10th-grader’s... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
See what lawmakers did while you were sleeping last nightwomen are asked which method of disposal they prefer, passed the Senate on a 23
See what lawmakers did while you were sleeping last night
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
women are asked which method of disposal they prefer, passed the Senate on a 23-10 party-line vote. The Department of Health would collect records on disposals.” However, the bill still has to get House approval so don’t expect anything... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers - 20th Anniversary of South Africa-Cuba Bilateral RelationsCuanavale battle during his visit to Cuba on the occasion of the 38th celebrati
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers - 20th Anniversary of South Africa-Cuba Bilateral Relations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Cuanavale battle during his visit to Cuba on the occasion of the 38th celebrations of the Moncada victory said: "I was in prison when I first heard of the massive assistance that the Cuban internationalist forces provided to the people of Angola,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein's economic credentials face big test at Finance Shake-up of Stormont's top team sees Big Two swapping Health and Education, w
Sinn Fein's economic credentials face big test at Finance
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
Shake-up of Stormont's top team sees Big Two swapping Health and Education, with five ministerial newcomers also thrown in at deep end Claire Sugden flanked by First Minister Arlene Foster... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prison filmmaking project aims to curb reoffendingFilmmaking behind bars: reducing reoffending by building digital literacy in pr
Prison filmmaking project aims to curb reoffending
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 hours ago
Filmmaking behind bars: reducing reoffending by building digital literacy in prisons External Link: Filmmaking behind bars: reducing reoffending by building digital skills in prisons A new prison education project has taken a creative approach to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
English: Budget Speechin difficult times, with Treasury forecasting never-ending deficits and ever-ri
English: Budget Speech
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
in difficult times, with Treasury forecasting never-ending deficits and ever-rising debt.Today, however, I can present a healthy set of public accounts.The Crown’s books show rising surpluses and falling debt.This is on the back of an economy... Read more
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Business Standard India
Juvenile Justice Act: No handcuff, prison for children in 16-18 years rangeProvisions are a part of draft model rules for implementation of Juvenile Justi
Juvenile Justice Act: No handcuff, prison for children in 16-18 years range
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
Provisions are a part of draft model rules for implementation of Juvenile Justice Act that the government released No child between 16 and 18 years of age in conflict with... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Budget 2016: $650m to help 'those 'at-risk'Society's most vulnerable will receive a $650 million funding boost spanning he
Budget 2016: $650m to help 'those 'at-risk'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Society's most vulnerable will receive a $650 million funding boost spanning health, welfare and education services aimed at helping those at-risk "lead better lives''. Finance minister Bill English announced the package as part of Budget 2016 today... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand Budget 2016: Health and education the main winners, smokers lose outHealth, education and social services are the winners in a Budget which contain
New Zealand Budget 2016: Health and education the main winners, smokers lose out
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
Health, education and social services are the winners in a Budget which contains few surprises but also few contentious moves. Auckland housing also features prominently in the National-led Government's eighth Budget, released this afternoon. There... Read more
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The Advocate
'We understand the issues ... the people': Lafayette Housing Authority could return to local controlagency when an audit revealed widespread problems and sparked an investigation
'We understand the issues ... the people': Lafayette Housing Authority could return to local control
The Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
agency when an audit revealed widespread problems and sparked an investigation that put the executive director in federal prison. Whether the Housing Authority soon will answer to a local board is up to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
DHBs big winner in English’s spend upDistrict Health Boards are the big winners in Finance Minister Bill English's e
DHBs big winner in English’s spend up
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 hours ago
District Health Boards are the big winners in Finance Minister Bill English's eighth budget, with $1.6 billion coming their way over the next four years after a prolonged period of belt-tightening. English unveiled the extra funds for DHBs in a $2.2... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand Budget 2016: Vulnerable get $650m funding boostSociety's most vulnerable will receive a $650 million funding boost spanning he
New Zealand Budget 2016: Vulnerable get $650m funding boost
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
Society's most vulnerable will receive a $650 million funding boost spanning health, welfare and education services aimed at helping those at-risk "lead better lives". Finance minister Bill English announced the package as part of Budget 2016 today... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$652.1m Social Investment for vulnerable NZersInvestment package will help the most at-risk New Zealanders lead better lives
$652.1m Social Investment for vulnerable NZers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 hours ago
Investment package will help the most at-risk New Zealanders lead better lives by intervening early and investing in public services tailored to their circumstances, Finance Minister Bill English says.The package, which provides $641.6 million of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand Budget 2016: Health and education the main winners, smokers lose outHealth, education and social services are the winners in a Budget which contain
New Zealand Budget 2016: Health and education the main winners, smokers lose out
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
Health, education and social services are the winners in a Budget which contains few surprises but also few contentious moves. Auckland housing also features prominently in the National-led Government's eighth Budget, released this afternoon. There... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Feds: Detroit school official made $1.2M for phantom tutoringdirector has been charged on suspicion of obtaining nearly $1.3 million by lyin
Feds: Detroit school official made $1.2M for phantom tutoring
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 hours ago
director has been charged on suspicion of obtaining nearly $1.3 million by lying about children's tutoring services. Carolyn StarkeyDarden set up a company and allegedly ran a scheme between 2005 and 2012 in which she submitted... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Former Eastpointe CFO indicted by fedsA Richlands man has been indicted at the federal level on 38 counts relating to
Former Eastpointe CFO indicted by feds
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
A Richlands man has been indicted at the federal level on 38 counts relating to fraud alleged at the healthcare company where he previously served as chief financial officer.William Robert Canupp, of Catherine Lake Road, was accused of numerous... Read more
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The Advocate
Mayor tries to get housing authority returned to local control five years after audit led to federal takeoveragency when an audit revealed widespread problems and sparked an investigation
Mayor tries to get housing authority returned to local control five years after audit led to federal takeover
The Advocate / Posted 16 hours ago
agency when an audit revealed widespread problems and sparked an investigation that put the executive director in federal prison. Whether the housing authority will soon answer to a local board is up to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bad Blood - Four Corners Monday 25th April 2016 The Australian Government contract t
Bad Blood
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 hours ago
- Four Corners Monday 25th April 2016 The Australian Government contract to provide healthcare to detainees has already cost taxpayers more than a billion dollars, but doctors say the medical care provided offshore in Manus... Read more
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KCEN-TV
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear force operationsreport shows that creaky IT systems are being used to handle important function
US military uses 8-inch floppy disks to coordinate nuclear force operations
KCEN-TV / Posted 18 hours ago
report shows that creaky IT systems are being used to handle important functions related to the nation's taxpayers, federal prisoners and military veterans, as well as to the America's nuclear umbrella. "Our ultimate goal is to retire all of them... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
A public defense crisis in Louisiana: 33 of 42 public defenders' offices restricting client services due to funding shortfallstimes and left to die on the side of Behrman Highway. In the coming months, Fr
A public defense crisis in Louisiana: 33 of 42 public defenders' offices restricting client services due to funding shortfalls
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 18 hours ago
times and left to die on the side of Behrman Highway. In the coming months, Franklin may be released from Orleans Parish Prison. But it’s not because a jury has found him to be innocent of the crime. Rather, it’s the symptom of what Orleans... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Former Eastpointe CFO hit with 47-count superseding indictment25, 2016 at 3:20 PM The man who formerly led financial operations for Eastpoin
Former Eastpointe CFO hit with 47-count superseding indictment
Kinston Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
25, 2016 at 3:20 PM The man who formerly led financial operations for Eastpointe — which manages public sector medical services across 12 Eastern North Carolina counties — now faces 47 federal counts of bribery, fraud and other crimes related... Read more
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The Mercury News
Saratoga doctors federally indicted in alleged health-insurance fraud schemeSARATOGA -- A pair of doctors from Saratoga have been indicted in an illicit bi
Saratoga doctors federally indicted in alleged health-insurance fraud scheme
The Mercury News / Posted 21 hours ago
SARATOGA -- A pair of doctors from Saratoga have been indicted in an illicit billing scheme to defraud patients and health-insurance providers by routinely charging for unperformed services and unseen patients and exaggerating other treatments,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol Woman Charged With Health Care Fraud In Federal, State InvestigationA Bristol woman was indicted on nearly two dozen counts of health care fraud af
Bristol Woman Charged With Health Care Fraud In Federal, State Investigation
Hartford Courant / Posted 22 hours ago
A Bristol woman was indicted on nearly two dozen counts of health care fraud after a joint state and federal investigation, officials said Tuesday. Ronnette Brown, 43, was taken into custody Monday on 23 counts of health care fraud and one count of... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Dear Mr. Yatesthat with women, as well. You demonstrate it beautifully. Your liberty to force
Dear Mr. Yates
Boise Weekly / Posted yesterday
that with women, as well. You demonstrate it beautifully. Your liberty to force women to bear children or deprive them of health care services is far more important than theirs to decide if they can feed and care for a child so they don't end up... Read more
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The Advocate
On eve of court battle, embattled jail leader Marlin Gusman turns to court of public opinion“It was an impressive, clean and modern facility. The medical clinic rivaled mo
On eve of court battle, embattled jail leader Marlin Gusman turns to court of public opinion
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
“It was an impressive, clean and modern facility. The medical clinic rivaled most clinics in our community, and the mental health services greatly exceeded those being offered in Orleans Parish outside of the jail.” The Justice Department has been... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kentucky’s opioid epidemic has warnings, lessons for Massachusettshappened to have a pharmacy license,” Harvey said. In June, for example, a fed
Kentucky’s opioid epidemic has warnings, lessons for Massachusetts
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
happened to have a pharmacy license,” Harvey said. In June, for example, a federal judge in Kentucky handed down a 14-year prison sentence to the owner of two pain clinics, which had unlawfully dispensed hundreds of thousands of prescription pills... Read more
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Officer.com
Rikers Island a Model for Opioid Treatmentan opportunity for treatment, and the possibility of saving a life. As the med
Rikers Island a Model for Opioid Treatment
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
an opportunity for treatment, and the possibility of saving a life. As the medical director of the city’s correctional health program, he ensures that offenders who come in on methadone continue to receive it. And he and his staff try to... Read more
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International Business Times
HMP Wandsworth: The challenges of providing healthcare in the UK's biggest prison houses and well-kept little gardens, it is easy to forget that a few streets aw
HMP Wandsworth: The challenges of providing healthcare in the UK's biggest prison
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
houses and well-kept little gardens, it is easy to forget that a few streets away stands one of London's most famous prisons, HMP Wandsworth. Beyond the bricks and barbed-wire that delimit the perimeter of the old Victorian building, some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cunene - Health Care to Peu-Peu Prison's Inmates GuaranteedOndjiva — The Director of the Prison Service in the southern Cunene province, S
Cunene - Health Care to Peu-Peu Prison's Inmates Guaranteed
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ondjiva — The Director of the Prison Service in the southern Cunene province, Sub-commissioner Mário Francisco, ensured on Monday that it has improved the health and medical care of the inmates of Peu Peu prison in the municipality of... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
450 per cent surge in school kids needing help with mental health in GlasgowLifelink since 2010 for treatment and support. The charity saw just 249 kids b
450 per cent surge in school kids needing help with mental health in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Lifelink since 2010 for treatment and support. The charity saw just 249 kids between the ages of 11 and 18 for mental health problems in 2010, but by 2015 the numbers of children and severity of their problems had increased drastically. In... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
450 surge in school kids needing help for mental health problems in GlasgowLifelink since 2010 for treatment and support. The charity saw just 249 kids b
450 surge in school kids needing help for mental health problems in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Lifelink since 2010 for treatment and support. The charity saw just 249 kids between the ages of 11 and 18 for mental health problems in 2010, but by 2015 the numbers of children and severity of their problems had increased drastically. In... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Silent Treatmentdied just a couple of months after a civil rights lawsuit she filed against Son
Silent Treatment
North Bay Bohemian / Posted yesterday
died just a couple of months after a civil rights lawsuit she filed against Sonoma County, Santa Rosa and Sonoma County Health Services director Rita Scardaci was dismissed in federal court. How did Rhonda Everson die? Was her death... Read more
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Zawya
MPs wrestle with state budget cutsoperational capability of the concerned institutions rather than depending on t
MPs wrestle with state budget cuts
Zawya / Posted yesterday
operational capability of the concerned institutions rather than depending on the statements of officials. Meanwhile, the Health Committee has amended some provisions of Private Sector Labor Law No. 6/2010 and referred the amendment bill to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Hunger striking double murderer Colin Howell rushed to hospital after collapsing in Northern Ireland jailHowell rushed to hospital after collapsing in Northern Ireland jail Killer den
Hunger striking double murderer Colin Howell rushed to hospital after collapsing in Northern Ireland jail
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Howell rushed to hospital after collapsing in Northern Ireland jail Killer dentist Colin Howell was reportedly rushed from prison to hospital yesterday suffering from dehydration and stomach problems. It is believed he had gone on hunger strike in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow sees 450 rise in school kids needing help for mental health problemsTHE NUMBER of children seeking help for mental health problems, including from
Glasgow sees 450 rise in school kids needing help for mental health problems
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
THE NUMBER of children seeking help for mental health problems, including from sexual abuse, violence and alcoholism has soared by 450 per cent in the last five years. Primary school pupils are among the hundreds of children who have been referred... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Six key stakeholders outline what they want from this year's budgetof Thursday's state budget, six key lobby groups in Tasmania outline what is on
Six key stakeholders outline what they want from this year's budget
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
of Thursday's state budget, six key lobby groups in Tasmania outline what is on their budget wish list. Social services Kym Goodes, CEO of the Tasmanian Council of Social Service, said three key areas needed attention: unemployment,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Under proposed budget, Oklahoma mental health services will remain limitedLow-income Oklahomans in need of mental health and substance abuse treatment wi
Under proposed budget, Oklahoma mental health services will remain limited
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Low-income Oklahomans in need of mental health and substance abuse treatment will continue to face barriers to care, a result of the Legislature's failure to invest in the state mental health system, a mental health leader said Tuesday. Mike Brose,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cindy J. Crain: Life expectancy for the homeless is 64; Medicaid kicks in at 65and 1965 have a “ lifelong accumulation of social disadvantage” and many now re
Cindy J. Crain: Life expectancy for the homeless is 64; Medicaid kicks in at 65
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
and 1965 have a “ lifelong accumulation of social disadvantage” and many now return to our community “after serving long prison terms and have seen little of the outside world for 15 or 20 years.” Indeed, homelessness is not an individual... Read more
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The Advocate
On eve of receivership battle, Gusman turns to court of public opinion“It was an impressive, clean and modern facility. The medical clinic rivaled mo
On eve of receivership battle, Gusman turns to court of public opinion
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
“It was an impressive, clean and modern facility. The medical clinic rivaled most clinics in our community, and the mental health services greatly exceeded those being offered in Orleans Parish outside of the jail.” The Justice Department has been... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The Secret: Colin Howell hospitalised 'after collapsing amid hunger strike'for murdering their spouses and making the killings look like a tragic suicide
The Secret: Colin Howell hospitalised 'after collapsing amid hunger strike'
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
for murdering their spouses and making the killings look like a tragic suicide pact. Maghaberry jail is a maximum security prison The 1991 murders were portrayed in controversial ITV drama series, The Secret, which ended last Friday... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Cindy J. Crain: Homeless late Baby Boomers are dyingand 1965 have a “ lifelong accumulation of social disadvantage” and many now re
Cindy J. Crain: Homeless late Baby Boomers are dying
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
and 1965 have a “ lifelong accumulation of social disadvantage” and many now return to our community “after serving long prison terms and have seen little of the outside world for 15 or 20 years.” Indeed, homelessness is not an individual... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico officials: County board broke open meetings lawThe University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based
New Mexico officials: County board broke open meetings law
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based Boeing Co.... New Mexico awards prison health care contract to CenturionNew Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion The New Mexico Department... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
staffer sues over Oklahoma Forensic Center conditionsThe University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based
staffer sues over Oklahoma Forensic Center conditions
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based Boeing Co.... New Mexico awards prison health care contract to CenturionNew Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion The New Mexico Department... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Threat made to flight at Houston's Bush airportThe University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based
Threat made to flight at Houston's Bush airport
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The University of New Mexico announced Tuesday that a team led by Chicago-based Boeing Co.... New Mexico awards prison health care contract to CenturionNew Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion The New Mexico Department... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Transgender unit in planned detention facility draws criticism from advocatescountryside, it raises pretty severe concerns about who is going to be watching
Transgender unit in planned detention facility draws criticism from advocates
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
countryside, it raises pretty severe concerns about who is going to be watching over the group.” The private, for-profit prison company, Emerald Correctional Management, will manage the Alvarado, Texas facility, about 40 miles south-east of... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Support groups, clubs and servicesChildhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family p
Support groups, clubs and services
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Childhood immunization clinic; women, infants and children clinic; and family planning services, Lee County Health Department, 309 S. Galena Ave., Suite 100, Dixon. Appointments: 815-284-3371. Abuse Changing team, 815-625-0338. Twin City Sunrise... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion The New Mexico Department of Corrections says it has awarded a $41 million co
New Mexico awards prison health care contract to Centurion
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
The New Mexico Department of Corrections says it has awarded a $41 million contract for state prison inmates' medical care to... Read more
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