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The Columbian
Compare candidates’ historiesactivist Marian Edelman; her assignment was to prove that southern private scho
Compare candidates’ histories
The Columbian / Posted 5 hours ago
activist Marian Edelman; her assignment was to prove that southern private schools were discriminating based on race while profiting illegally from tax-exempt status. In rural Alabama, this was dangerous work and took courage. But Rodham learned... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America's 24/7 Circus Maximusthe (circus) best American “democracy” is able to conjure. The first cage matc
America's 24/7 Circus Maximus
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
the (circus) best American “democracy” is able to conjure. The first cage match this coming Monday between a Queen of War profiting from a mighty (Clinton) Cash Machine and a billionaire uber-narcissist adored by a “basket of deplorables”. This... Read more
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Spalding Today
MATCH VERDICT: Bourne breeze past Ollerton in Midlands Junior Vaseplayer sin-binned for dissent immediately afterwards. The tie was effectively
MATCH VERDICT: Bourne breeze past Ollerton in Midlands Junior Vase
Spalding Today / Posted 21 hours ago
player sin-binned for dissent immediately afterwards. The tie was effectively over when Berry ran in an unconverted try, profiting from a handling error by Ollerton, to make 37-0 at half-time. Despite playing for a town located on the edge of... Read more
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The Hindu
Nisha Susan writes on The problem with Lionel Shriver’s speechshe had to endure not sitting on a bus?’ he said. Beyond being thick-witted, th
Nisha Susan writes on The problem with Lionel Shriver’s speech
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
she had to endure not sitting on a bus?’ he said. Beyond being thick-witted, this is text-book appropriation — actively profiting from an experience while denying the experience actually exists.” For someone actively trying to understand the... Read more
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Times News
Questions raised on opioid billfor it,” Heffley said. “Some special interests in Harrisburg do not want this b
Questions raised on opioid bill
Times News / Posted yesterday
for it,” Heffley said. “Some special interests in Harrisburg do not want this bill to become law because they are currently profiting from this epidemic.” A right direction? Heffley has stressed that this bill is a step in the right direction,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump off on how colleges use endowmentsbut some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions.
Trump off on how colleges use endowments
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
but some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions. Ideally, that would mean the school is profiting in some way from the donation, not spending more money. Trump also suggested that schools are spending too much on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on how colleges use endowmentsbut some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on how colleges use endowments
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
but some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions. Ideally, that would mean the school is profiting in some way from the donation, not spending more money. Trump also suggested that schools are spending too much on... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Trump off on how colleges use endowmentsbut some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions.
Trump off on how colleges use endowments
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
but some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions. Ideally, that would mean the school is profiting in some way from the donation, not spending more money. Trump also suggested that schools are spending too much on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on how colleges use endowmentsbut some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions.
AP FACT CHECK: Trump off on how colleges use endowments
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
but some give the honor to donors who have made major financial contributions. Ideally, that would mean the school is profiting in some way from the donation, not spending more money. Trump also suggested that schools are spending too much on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Face value: Renée Zellweger and the enduring ageism against women in Hollywoodmanipulation of The Beauty Myth, the book that critiqued the behemoth beauty me
Face value: Renée Zellweger and the enduring ageism against women in Hollywood
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
manipulation of The Beauty Myth, the book that critiqued the behemoth beauty media and industries for creating and profiting on self-image insecurities. Zellweger gained weight to reprise her character in the 2004 sequel, and that same year... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima: I have no millionsof Justice (DOJ) is accusing De Lima, an outspoken critic of President Duterte’
De Lima: I have no millions
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
of Justice (DOJ) is accusing De Lima, an outspoken critic of President Duterte’s scorched-earth policy on illegal drugs, of profiting from narcotics operations run by convicted drug kingpins serving their sentences at NBP. Several convicted drug... Read more
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International Business Times
Get to know the DedSec hackers taking on corruption in Watch Dogs 2a shady conglomerate. The Welcome To DedSec trailer (above) sets out a story a
Get to know the DedSec hackers taking on corruption in Watch Dogs 2
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
a shady conglomerate. The Welcome To DedSec trailer (above) sets out a story about the shady Blume Corporation, which is profiting from the trading of private information collected from local businesses and directly from the citizens of San... Read more
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Daily Mail
NY authorities seize ivory from Manhattan galleryConservation. 'I'm outraged,' DA Cyrus Vance Jr. said. 'I can't believe that i
NY authorities seize ivory from Manhattan gallery
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Conservation. 'I'm outraged,' DA Cyrus Vance Jr. said. 'I can't believe that in our city we have stores that are profiting from wildlife crime.' Ivory art. Undercover conservation officers bought a carving for $2,000 last year identified... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Our MPs Must Be Defendedhouses. Instead of letting our MPs get caught in the embarrassing dramas of co
Our MPs Must Be Defended
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
houses. Instead of letting our MPs get caught in the embarrassing dramas of concubines and mistresses, and tabloids profiting from their escapades, proposals for funds to support their 'small houses' should be presented. We will also need... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima notes irony: Are drug convicts now admin allies?Leila de Lima on Friday cited the irony of how the administration has turned to
De Lima notes irony: Are drug convicts now admin allies?
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Leila de Lima on Friday cited the irony of how the administration has turned to drug convicts to pin her on allegations of profiting from illicit drug operations at the national penitentiary. This as she continued to face a stream of accusations... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Nobody Should Profit From The Art Of KillersKiller Net. We agree with Julie Walker, Joyce Skinner's niece, when she says th
Nobody Should Profit From The Art Of Killers
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Killer Net. We agree with Julie Walker, Joyce Skinner's niece, when she says the thought of anyone, inmates or otherwise, profiting from such a horrific crime is nauseating. "It feels just like another kick in the stomach, that he's getting away... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima denies millions in banksaccounts were not under the senator’s name as “she uses people to collect on he
De Lima denies millions in banks
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
accounts were not under the senator’s name as “she uses people to collect on her behalf.” The DOJ is accusing De Lima of profiting from the drug trade inside the national penitentiary during her stint as justice chief. Several drug convicts... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chancellor Presented with Student Petitionfossil fuel industry, due to the contribution to climate change.“The University
Chancellor Presented with Student Petition
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
fossil fuel industry, due to the contribution to climate change.“The University of Canterbury is literally paying for and profiting from causing climate change,” Fossil Free UC spokesperson Jessica Reeves said. “This is ironic given several... Read more
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Times of Malta
Balzan climb to top of standingsKaljevic charging down the box. The striker picked himself up, showing ice-cold
Balzan climb to top of standings
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Kaljevic charging down the box. The striker picked himself up, showing ice-cold composure to send Briffa the wrong way. At death, Effiong put undeserved gloss to Balzan’s win, profiting from Hibs’ flat-out approach to sweep past the onrushing Brif... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Fossil Fuel Expansion Has Reached the Sky’s Limit: Reportfossil fuel industry is now quite clearly and quantifiably climate denial” said
Fossil Fuel Expansion Has Reached the Sky’s Limit: Report
CommonDreams.org / Posted 3 days ago
fossil fuel industry is now quite clearly and quantifiably climate denial” said Kretzmann. “Subsidizing or permitting or profiting off of the expansion of the fossil fuel industry is now clearly the moral equivalent of selling cigarettes in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From #BlackLivesMatter to #StopTheBleeding Africaunfair treaties were included. Some flows are only seen as "legal" because the
From #BlackLivesMatter to #StopTheBleeding Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
unfair treaties were included. Some flows are only seen as "legal" because the laws are written and interpreted by those profiting from the system. Nevertheless, even the outflow of clearly illegal funds is far greater than the estimated $40... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Mylan CEO tells Congress 'opaque' industry pricing is to blame for rising cost of EpiPenantidote to potentially deadly allergic reactions. Bresch said there was a “mi
Mylan CEO tells Congress 'opaque' industry pricing is to blame for rising cost of EpiPen
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
antidote to potentially deadly allergic reactions. Bresch said there was a “misconception” about how much the company was profiting from the device. And she blamed the controversy on the system of pricing in the pharmaceutical industry, which she... Read more
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Arkansas Times
New normalof Kremlin meddling in U.S. elections and after Trump had to cashier his campai
New normal
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 days ago
of Kremlin meddling in U.S. elections and after Trump had to cashier his campaign director after disclosures of the man's profiting by millions of dollars for helping the Kremlin destabilize Eastern Europe. Putin's propaganda minister went on TV... Read more
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International Business Times
How Liverpool became the biggest selling club in Europein second place having added €50m following the sale of Andre Gomes to Barcelon
How Liverpool became the biggest selling club in Europe
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
in second place having added €50m following the sale of Andre Gomes to Barcelona this summer, with Juventus (€415m) also profiting nicely from the sale of Paul Pogba to Manchester United. Tottenham rank seventh having collected €369m from player... Read more
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WA Today
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's impossible to justify Mackenzie personally profiting from a mega salary in the face of BHP reporting a record-breaking loss of $8.3 billion in 2016 – a year that also... Read more
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Canberra Times
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's impossible to justify Mackenzie personally profiting from a mega salary in the face of BHP reporting a record-breaking loss of $8.3 billion in 2016 – a year that also... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
International Scammers Banned from Business Directory Businessfrom misrepresenting any product or service, attempting to collect payment for
International Scammers Banned from Business Directory Business
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 4 days ago
from misrepresenting any product or service, attempting to collect payment for their business directory listings, profiting from consumers’ personal information, or failing to dispose of consumers’ personal information properly. The order... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's impossible to justify Mackenzie personally profiting from a mega salary in the face of BHP reporting a record-breaking loss of $8.3 billion in 2016 – a year that also... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chelsea Clinton: Assisting women benefits the worldformer secretary of state provided favors and special access to foundation dono
Chelsea Clinton: Assisting women benefits the world
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
former secretary of state provided favors and special access to foundation donors. This week, the former president denied profiting from the foundation, saying his family hasn't accepted any money from it and has, in fact, donated millions to... Read more
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The Age
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's impossible to justify Mackenzie personally profiting from a mega salary in the face of BHP reporting a record-breaking loss of $8.3 billion in 2016 – a year that also... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's
Andrew Mackenzie pays the price for a poor year
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
2015 pay) Mackenzie's 2016 package of $US2.2 million ranks about 100. But it's impossible to justify Mackenzie personally profiting from a mega salary in the face of BHP reporting a record-breaking loss of $8.3 billion in 2016 – a year that also... Read more
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BBC News
Taxidermy cat handbag up for auction in New Zealandhandbag, which was originally listed for NZ$1,400, has now been decreased to a
Taxidermy cat handbag up for auction in New Zealand
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
handbag, which was originally listed for NZ$1,400, has now been decreased to a minimum bid of NZ$1. "People said I'm profiting off a cat so I reduced the price to a dollar to tell them to stuff it," said Ms Third. The auction closed on... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
How porn profiteers create an effective smokescreen « Jersey Evening Postwould not become legal simply by virtue of someone filming the operations to re
How porn profiteers create an effective smokescreen « Jersey Evening Post
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 4 days ago
would not become legal simply by virtue of someone filming the operations to remove those organs; just as facilitating and profiting from someone else’s prostitution would not become legal just by virtue of it being filmed. The pornography... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
LETTERS:speaks? It’s always about The Donald! And God help the U.S. if Trump is elected
LETTERS:
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
speaks? It’s always about The Donald! And God help the U.S. if Trump is elected president. Who will protect us from Trump profiting from his inside government connections? Oh, never mind. If Trump profits from being president, maybe it won’t... Read more
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The Chronicle
A less perfect unionbenefit to the tune of 17.2 percent of vendor profits from each student that di
A less perfect union
The Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
benefit to the tune of 17.2 percent of vendor profits from each student that dines at West Union. Duke is not alone in profiting from dining options—many other private schools do. The key difference with Duke lies in the fact that Duke... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Wells Fargo CEO grilled on Capitol Hillall to meet sales quotas. Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts
Wells Fargo CEO grilled on Capitol Hill
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
all to meet sales quotas. Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts criticized Wells Fargo's CEO for personally profiting more than $200 million during the time in which these deceptive sales practices took place. She also called for him... Read more
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Fortune
Here's What Elizabeth Warren Just Called the CEO of Wells Fargoaccounts. But Tolstedt was allowed to retire, along with a $124.6 million payda
Here's What Elizabeth Warren Just Called the CEO of Wells Fargo
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
accounts. But Tolstedt was allowed to retire, along with a $124.6 million payday. Warren also accused Stumpf of personally profiting from the fraud. She said Stumpf and other top Wells Fargo executives pumped up the company’s stock price by touting... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Mark Hamill Strikes Back at Fake Autograph Industryin the "Star Wars" film series, sat down with the NBC4 I-Team at his Malibu hom
Mark Hamill Strikes Back at Fake Autograph Industry
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
in the "Star Wars" film series, sat down with the NBC4 I-Team at his Malibu home to give us an inside look at who is profiting off his fame, before the announcement. After watching Hamill take on the Dark Side in four blockbuster sequels and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Limerick priest: Hell awaits drug dealersjustice for your evil actions, your lack of mercy, and your drug and blood mone
Limerick priest: Hell awaits drug dealers
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
justice for your evil actions, your lack of mercy, and your drug and blood money will be of no use to you then. “To those profiting from drugs and dealing drugs, in the name of God, stop.” Calling on the drug dealers to reflect and change their... Read more
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Canberra Times
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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WA Today
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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Roll Call
Benighted Nationsacross party lines, particularly on scandals as egregious as the Oil-for-Food m
Benighted Nations
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
across party lines, particularly on scandals as egregious as the Oil-for-Food mess, which involved the Iraqi government profiting from oil sales intended to fund humanitarian needs. And Horowitz insisted he “did not want to make the film... Read more
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The Age
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
100-old SF woman says eviction fight taking toll on healthafter it’s become a condominium for $1.8 million, but she wants to buy it for $
100-old SF woman says eviction fight taking toll on health
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
after it’s become a condominium for $1.8 million, but she wants to buy it for $600,000.” Merriouns said it’s not about her profiting off her aunt’s apartment, it’s about sticking up for an elderly woman she believes was taken advantage of. She said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
100-old SF woman says eviction fight taking toll on healthafter it’s become a condominium for $1.8 million, but she wants to buy it for $
100-old SF woman says eviction fight taking toll on health
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
after it’s become a condominium for $1.8 million, but she wants to buy it for $600,000.” Merriouns said it’s not about her profiting off her aunt’s apartment, it’s about sticking up for an elderly woman she believes was taken advantage of. She said... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Peace activists arrested at arms company protesthere,” Lisa continued. “The arms dealers were very aggressive towards us, which
Peace activists arrested at arms company protest
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
here,” Lisa continued. “The arms dealers were very aggressive towards us, which I guess is in line with their attitude to profiting from death and destruction.” PAW activists were on the property for less than five minutes in which time activists... Read more
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The Courier
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interviewpayout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed
Cancer con Belle Gibson's $75,000 payday for 60 Minutes interview
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
payout from Nine's chequebook journalism will likely anger thousands who signed a petition titled - 'Belle Gibson is still profiting off faking cancer'. More than 11,200 people signed the online petition amid last year's mounting speculation Ms... Read more
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