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The Daily Tar Heel
Islamophobia distorts political rhetoricAccording to a recent survey by the Pew Research Center, American beliefs fall
Islamophobia distorts political rhetoric
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 14 minutes ago
According to a recent survey by the Pew Research Center, American beliefs fall on partisan lines concerning Muslim communities. There is a greater discrepancy in the number of Republicans and Democrats who believe just a few Muslims are... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Perth Stadium deal won't keep AFL at Subiaco Oval: WAFCPerth Stadium: WA football chiefs say they won't look to keep AFL at Subiaco Ov
Perth Stadium deal won't keep AFL at Subiaco Oval: WAFC
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 minutes ago
Perth Stadium: WA football chiefs say they won't look to keep AFL at Subiaco Oval The WA Football Commission (WAFC) has denied intentionally threatening to keep playing AFL at Subiaco Oval even after the completion of Perth Stadium, saying the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kim Kardashian and North support Kanye West at listening partyStanding by their man! Kim Kardashian and daughter North support Kanye West as
Kim Kardashian and North support Kanye West at listening party
Daily Mail / Posted 30 minutes ago
Standing by their man! Kim Kardashian and daughter North support Kanye West as he gives friends a first listen to his new album... after pro Bill Cosby Twitter rant She only just stepped back into the public eye after being on a self-imposed... Read more
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Herald Sun
Police warn against urban mythPolice say people are actually leaving their cars unlocked in order to avoid ha
Police warn against urban myth
Herald Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
Police say people are actually leaving their cars unlocked in order to avoid having their windows smashed by thieves. POLICE have spoken out to bust what they claim is “a spreading myth” that leaving your car unlocked prevents damage from... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Chief Justice Elias and hubby Fletcher hit with wet bus ticket over stock in lakeEnvironment Canterbury investigators say they found no evidence of faecal matte
Chief Justice Elias and hubby Fletcher hit with wet bus ticket over stock in lake
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 hours ago
Environment Canterbury investigators say they found no evidence of faecal matter when they investigated a complaint about stock in Lake Taylor, North Canterbury. “The investigation found no evidence of any faecal matter in the lake, only a few cow... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Promising sportsman at centre of siegeof main road west State Highway 38. He was among those shocked by the suggested
Promising sportsman at centre of siege
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
of main road west State Highway 38. He was among those shocked by the suggested transformation. A youngster encouraged by "proactive" parents, he was more than just a good sportsman, in which he was named the best player back in the 2005 first... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day c

Lauryn Zepeda wins StarNews' Facebook Valentine essay contest; read all entries
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago

Readers submitted stories to the StarNews in response to a Valentine's Day contest. These are the stories.

First Place Winner

'Embrace The Change'

In 2007, I... Read more

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vitalfootball co uk
Blues regain play-off spot with win at DaggersWhat's being said in the forum now? Dagenham & Redbridge 1-2 Wycombe Wanderers
Blues regain play-off spot with win at Daggers
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 3 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Dagenham & Redbridge 1-2 Wycombe Wanderers Wycombe Wanderers returned to the League Two play-offs after a grinding 2-1 win at struggling Dagenham and Redbridge tonight. This was already Wycombe's tenth win on the... Read more
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TechCrunch
The Ultimate AdMore posts by this contributor: If Mad Men is to be believed, the difference b
The Ultimate Ad
TechCrunch / Posted 3 hours ago
More posts by this contributor: If Mad Men is to be believed, the difference between a successful brand and a failure is the perfect ad: one witty line, the perfect image; an overall feeling that captures and captivates the target audience and... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veteransThe Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement agai
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veterans
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 hours ago
The Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement against each other. The incumbent Darrel Bobbitt has held the position for four straight terms. His opponent Bobby Bowlin is a retired Texas Department of Texas trooper and a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberiesOn Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people,
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberies
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 hours ago
On Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people, one of whom is responsible for at least 10 armed bank robberies and eight armed robberies in various locations across the Southeast, according to a State Police news... Read more
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Daily Mail
'It costs me £3,250 to follow Newcastle,' Sportsmail speaks to fan'It costs me £3,250 a season to follow Newcastle,' Sportsmail speaks to fan who
'It costs me £3,250 to follow Newcastle,' Sportsmail speaks to fan
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
'It costs me £3,250 a season to follow Newcastle,' Sportsmail speaks to fan who watches his beloved club home and away Newcastle season-ticket holder Phil Greaves spends £3,250 per season The 49-year-old follows the club home and away every... Read more
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Daily Mail
Liverpool walk-out will be a warning to clubs, believes Harry RedknappThe Liverpool walk-out will be a warning to clubs... they must start putting fa
Liverpool walk-out will be a warning to clubs, believes Harry Redknapp
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
The Liverpool walk-out will be a warning to clubs... they must start putting fans first, believes Harry Redknapp Harry Redknapp says clubs must be begin looking out for supporters Sportsmail's Jamie Carragher also joined in and left his seat at... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dirty price you pay for your electronicsThermomix, Dyson, HTC: The ethical problem with our electronics | DailyTelegrap
Dirty price you pay for your electronics
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
Thermomix, Dyson, HTC: The ethical problem with our electronics | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Dick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberiesOn Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people,
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberies
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 4 hours ago
On Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people, one of whom is responsible for at least 10 armed bank robberies and eight armed robberies in various locations across the Southeast, according to a State Police news... Read more
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Perth Now
Dirty price you pay for your electronicsDick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the report. IT IS the
Dirty price you pay for your electronics
Perth Now / Posted 4 hours ago
Dick Smith had moved from a D grade to a B, according to the report. IT IS the dirty price we pay for our electronic goods. But while products like the Thermomix and curved televisions and shiny fridges may make our lives easier, it comes at a high... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
FBI Offers Security Training for Houses of WorshipAbout 165 faith leaders attended a new U.S. government program at Dallas FBI He
FBI Offers Security Training for Houses of Worship
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 hours ago
About 165 faith leaders attended a new U.S. government program at Dallas FBI Headquarters Tuesday to provide security training for houses of worship. In a rare interview, Dallas U.S. Attorney John Parker said churches, synagogues and mosques are... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veteransThe Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement agai
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veterans
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 hours ago
The Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement against each other. The incumbent Darrel Bobbitt has held the position for four straight terms. His opponent Bobby Bowlin is a retired Texas Department of Texas trooper and a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veteransThe Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement agai
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veterans
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 hours ago
The Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement against each other. The incumbent Darrel Bobbitt has held the position for four straight terms. His opponent Bobby Bowlin is a retired Texas Department of Texas trooper and a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veteransThe Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement agai
Houston Co. sheriff's race features two law enforcement veterans
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 hours ago
The Houston County sheriff's race will pit two veterans of law enforcement against each other. The incumbent Darrel Bobbitt has held the position for four straight terms. His opponent Bobby Bowlin is a retired Texas Department of Texas trooper and a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberiesOn Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people,
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberies
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 hours ago
On Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people, one of whom is responsible for at least 10 armed bank robberies and eight armed robberies in various locations across the Southeast, according to a State Police news... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Gunshot sensors show early succes in Detroit neighborhoodsDETROIT - In a 3-square-mile area on Detroit's east side there have been 2,700
Gunshot sensors show early succes in Detroit neighborhoods
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 5 hours ago
DETROIT - In a 3-square-mile area on Detroit's east side there have been 2,700 shootings over a recent 15-month period. Those are just gunfire events. Multiply that number by five and you'll get the number for actual bullets flying. However,... Read more
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Football Australia
Analysis: how Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC can learn from Adelaide United's ACL lossHyundai A-League clubs should not interpret Western Sydney Wanderers' ACL trium
Analysis: how Melbourne Victory and Sydney FC can learn from Adelaide United's ACL loss
Football Australia / Posted 5 hours ago
Hyundai A-League clubs should not interpret Western Sydney Wanderers' ACL triumph in 2014 as a sign that the level of Australian football is automatically up to scratch in Asia's premier club competition. Reds crash out of ACL against... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberiesOn Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people,
Troopers on Canal arrest man accused in 10 bank robberies, 8 armed robberies
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 hours ago
On Monday, troopers assigned to the Mardi Gras 2016 detail arrested six people, one of whom is responsible for at least 10 armed bank robberies and eight armed robberies in various locations across the Southeast, according to a State Police news... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Brattleboro gun owners help out project focused on preventing suicideBrattleboro's Center for Health and Learning is taking a step in a new directio
Brattleboro gun owners help out project focused on preventing suicide
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 hours ago
Brattleboro's Center for Health and Learning is taking a step in a new direction, reaching out to gun shops on the important role they can play in suicide prevention. "Going back aggregate over five years, 90 percent of deaths related to firearms in... Read more
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Money Management
Forex firm suspends licence voluntarilyForeign exchange company, Forex TG, has voluntarily requested the Australian Se
Forex firm suspends licence voluntarily
Money Management / Posted 5 hours ago
Foreign exchange company, Forex TG, has voluntarily requested the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) to suspend its Australian financial services licence (AFSL) to ensure it is complying with regulatory obligations after it... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Act now on impending new health and safety lawsLeft to right - Stuart Bent and Neil Parker of Bayleys Property Services discus
Act now on impending new health and safety laws
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Left to right - Stuart Bent and Neil Parker of Bayleys Property Services discuss health and safety requirements on a commercial building site with Kevin Williams, director Health and Safety NZ Ltd. A significant legislative change is to come into... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mooresville charter school sanitizes after flu outbreakThe Iredell County Health Department is stepping in to help a local school afte
Mooresville charter school sanitizes after flu outbreak
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
The Iredell County Health Department is stepping in to help a local school after a flu outbreak. School leaders at Langtree Charter Academy in Mooresville, North Carolina, sent a letter home to parents saying: “Dear Parents, Please remember that we... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Blackish: Are You Really Teaching Your Kids Black History?Remember that Martin Luther King, Jr. episode of ABC’s hit comedy Black-ish las
Blackish: Are You Really Teaching Your Kids Black History?
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Remember that Martin Luther King, Jr. episode of ABC’s hit comedy Black-ish last year? While the Johnson family prepared for their annual Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend ski trip, Andre learns that his son Junior knows very little about Dr. King.... Read more
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NZCity
Abatement notice for power couple's cattleThe country's top judge and her businessman husband have avoided a $750 fine bu
Abatement notice for power couple's cattle
NZCity / Posted 5 hours ago
The country's top judge and her businessman husband have avoided a $750 fine but earned an abatement notice for allowing cattle into a north Canterbury lake. Chief Justice Dame Sian Elias and Hugh Fletcher, the former boss of Fletcher Building, are... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Assistant Brand Manager - Social & ContentAssistant Brand Manager – Social & Content Do you know about the world of Craf
Assistant Brand Manager - Social & Content
MumBRELLA / Posted 5 hours ago
Assistant Brand Manager – Social & Content Do you know about the world of Craft beer and have a passion for distinctive hop driven ales? Would you like to play a key role in maximising and innovating the way we work in the social media space? Born... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Ad Operations Executive Guardian Australia (www.theguardian.com/au) launched in May 2013 as part of G
Ad Operations Executive
MumBRELLA / Posted 5 hours ago
Guardian Australia (www.theguardian.com/au) launched in May 2013 as part of Guardian News & Media (GNM), one of the largest English language newspaper websites in the world (www.theguardian.com). Guardian Australia’s (GA)... Read more
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Variety
Liz Garbus and Deniz Gamze Erguven on Oscars Diversity and Being the Only Nominated Female DirectorsWith the media eye trained on a lack of diversity in the Oscar nominations this
Liz Garbus and Deniz Gamze Erguven on Oscars Diversity and Being the Only Nominated Female Directors
Variety / Posted 6 hours ago
With the media eye trained on a lack of diversity in the Oscar nominations this year, one notable fact is that only two female directors were on the list: Liz Garbus (Netflix documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?”) and Deniz Gamze Ergüven (French... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UPDATE: UI softball player is alleged menorah vandalUniversity of Illinois interim athletic director Paul Kowalczyk released a stat
UPDATE: UI softball player is alleged menorah vandal
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
University of Illinois interim athletic director Paul Kowalczyk released a statement this afternoon: "We are disappointed by the actions early Sunday morning of two student-athletes from softball and men's gymnastics at the Chabad Jewish Center on... Read more
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Computer World Australia
VMware gives enterprises a BYOD boost with three new toolsEnterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and
VMware gives enterprises a BYOD boost with three new tools
Computer World Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
Enterprise mobility is often a tug-of-war between freedom-seeking employees and security-minded IT departments, but VMware aims to make those differences go away. The virtualization giant on Tuesday rolled out a brand-new platform along with two key... Read more
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The Telegraph
What warriors are up against at SiachenQuite obviously, if you have seen it all live and felt the frozen chill of the
What warriors are up against at Siachen
The Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Quite obviously, if you have seen it all live and felt the frozen chill of the Siachen Glacier, the memory will not leave you in a hurry. Soldiers walking up to the Glacier often witness returning helicopters carrying the victims of the Glacier's... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
How to protect yourself from Zika virusThe Zika virus has landed in Ohio, but Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery Coun
How to protect yourself from Zika virus
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 hours ago
The Zika virus has landed in Ohio, but Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County spokesman Bill Wharton urges people to be more proactive than afraid. Not contracted here “It is very important that people realize we don’t have any Zika cases that... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Staying safe at Husson University in BangorBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Husson University is looking to keep its student
Staying safe at Husson University in Bangor
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 hours ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Husson University is looking to keep its students safer. That's why it wants a full-time Bangor Police officer on campus. For the past 10 years, Husson and the police department have been involved in an 'officer liason... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Two Chattanooga Area Projects In Running For Statewide AwardsTwo Chattanooga-area projects are among those being considered in the 2016 Silv
Two Chattanooga Area Projects In Running For Statewide Awards
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 hours ago
Two Chattanooga-area projects are among those being considered in the 2016 Silver Anniversary Engineering Excellence Awards competition, presented by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Tennessee. The award is one of the highest honors... Read more
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Accounting Today
Compliance is the Grim Reaper of Accounting FirmsProgressive accounting firms seek consulting opportunities so their firms can t
Compliance is the Grim Reaper of Accounting Firms
Accounting Today / Posted 7 hours ago
Progressive accounting firms seek consulting opportunities so their firms can take advantage of more lucrative advisory service offerings. Often the amount of time taken to complete certain advisory services is less than traditional compliance... Read more
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Style Weekly
Gambling or Contests of Skill? The Politics of Fantasy Sports in VirginiaWith Super Bowl 50 in the books, millions of fantasy football fans watched anot
Gambling or Contests of Skill? The Politics of Fantasy Sports in Virginia
Style Weekly / Posted 7 hours ago
With Super Bowl 50 in the books, millions of fantasy football fans watched another season come to an end. But the future of such popular online fantasy sites as DraftKings and FanDuel seems to be unresolved. In Illinois and New York, attorneys... Read more
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The News-Times
Major crime down nearly 12 percent in DanburyDANBURY — A nearly 12 percent drop in major crime last year in the city is not
Major crime down nearly 12 percent in Danbury
The News-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
DANBURY — A nearly 12 percent drop in major crime last year in the city is not only the function of a continuing trend of decreasing crime in Connecticut and the country. The extra patrols Danbury put on the streets last year and the city’s low 4... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Staying safe at Husson University in BangorBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Husson University is looking to keep its student
Staying safe at Husson University in Bangor
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 hours ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Husson University is looking to keep its students safer. That's why it wants a full-time Bangor Police officer on campus. For the past 10 years, Husson and the police department have been involved in an 'officer liason... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Letter of apology upsets rabbiDespite his stated intention of tearing down the Chabad menorah to give to a Je
Letter of apology upsets rabbi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
Despite his stated intention of tearing down the Chabad menorah to give to a Jewish friend as a gift, Max Kristy’s letter of apology suggests he didn’t know what he was doing last summer. Letter recipient Rabbi Dovid Teichtel is skeptical. “That... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Promising young sportsman at centre of five-hour seigeof main road west State Highway 38. He was among those shocked by the suggested
Promising young sportsman at centre of five-hour seige
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
of main road west State Highway 38. He was among those shocked by the suggested transformation. A youngster encouraged by "proactive" parents, he was more than just a good sportsman, in which he was named the best player back in the 2005 first XV.... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders line in the sand: Can democracy fix inequality?If Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) campaign for president is democracy’s answer to
Sanders line in the sand: Can democracy fix inequality?
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
If Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) campaign for president is democracy’s answer to economic inequality, this suggests democracy is a built-in check to inequality. But is it really? When inequality rises, the majority is aggrieved, and demographics... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
How to protect yourself from Zika virusThe Zika virus has landed in Ohio, but Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery Coun
How to protect yourself from Zika virus
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
The Zika virus has landed in Ohio, but Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County spokesman Bill Wharton urges people to be more proactive than afraid. Not contracted here “It is very important that people realize we don’t have any Zika cases that... Read more
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The Financial Express
Infratweets: Foreign funds keen on NIIFTweet: Interest in Nat Inv & Infra Fund by sovereign wealth funds of Singapore,
Infratweets: Foreign funds keen on NIIF
The Financial Express / Posted 8 hours ago
Tweet: Interest in Nat Inv & Infra Fund by sovereign wealth funds of Singapore, Canada, Qatar. Rusnano of Russia to set up TechFund with NIIF. Infrastructure funding gets a boost With several sovereign wealth funds and pension funds keen on... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Amagansett News - Indian Wells Booze Ban To Be Made PermanentThe East Hampton Town Board is on track to make permanent a ban on the consumpt
Amagansett News - Indian Wells Booze Ban To Be Made Permanent
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 hours ago
The East Hampton Town Board is on track to make permanent a ban on the consumption of alcohol at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett on summer weekends. The board has proposed legislation that would enact a limited ban on alcohol at the beach,... Read more
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Boise Weekly
City of Boise Unveils Two-Pronged Housing First Model to Combat HomelessnessCalling Cooper Court—the controversial tent city that was ultimately dismantled
City of Boise Unveils Two-Pronged Housing First Model to Combat Homelessness
Boise Weekly / Posted 8 hours ago
Calling Cooper Court—the controversial tent city that was ultimately dismantled by Boise police in December 2015—a "stark example of a model that was unsustainable," Boise Mayor Dave Bieter on Tuesday unveiled a two-pronged approach to combat chronic... Read more
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