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Bangor Daily News
Frank Hodsoll, NEA chairman who championed arts under Reagan, dies at 78and programming as President Ronald Reagan’s chairman of the National Endowment
Frank Hodsoll, NEA chairman who championed arts under Reagan, dies at 78
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
and programming as President Ronald Reagan’s chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, died July 24 at a hospice center in Falls Church, Virginia. He was 78. His death, from cancer, was confirmed by his family. Hodsoll — a lawyer and... Read more
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MLive.com
Lakes Mall in Muskegon County sold to private buyerMUSKEGON, MI – The Lakes Mall has been sold. CBL & Associates Properties, Inc.
Lakes Mall in Muskegon County sold to private buyer
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
MUSKEGON, MI – The Lakes Mall has been sold. CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., which owns the shopping center, 5600 Harvey St., in Fruitport Township, recently announced the sale. The mall was sold along with Fashion Square Mall in Saginaw to a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gov. McCrory honors Bitty and Beau's sister for her volunteer servicesenior, mentor, faith-based, disaster, national service, corporate/business, pe
Gov. McCrory honors Bitty and Beau's sister for her volunteer service
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
senior, mentor, faith-based, disaster, national service, corporate/business, perseverance in volunteerism and lifetime achievement. Below is the full list of 2016 award recipients: 2016 Governor's Award for Volunteer Service... Read more
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Business Wire
EY Announces AppDynamics Founder and Chairman Jyoti Bansal Named Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Technology Award Winner in the Northern California Regionfounder of Chobani; and 2015 winners Andreas Bechtolsheim and Jayshree Ullal of
EY Announces AppDynamics Founder and Chairman Jyoti Bansal Named Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Technology Award Winner in the Northern California Region
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
founder of Chobani; and 2015 winners Andreas Bechtolsheim and Jayshree Ullal of Arista Networks. As a Northern California regional award winner, Jyoti Bansal is now eligible for consideration for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 national program.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Governor Pat McCrory honors volunteers for their servicesenior, mentor, faith-based, disaster, national service, corporate/business, pe
Governor Pat McCrory honors volunteers for their service
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
senior, mentor, faith-based, disaster, national service, corporate/business, perseverance in volunteerism and lifetime achievement. Below is the full list of 2016 award recipients: 2016 Governor's Award for Volunteer Service... Read more
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The Forward
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell Themselves— and the non-elite voters have won. Next comes a general campaign that shatter
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell Themselves
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
— and the non-elite voters have won. Next comes a general campaign that shatters the demographic, socioeconomic and regional divides that have calcified American politics since the Reagan elections — and that has yet to be won. Third comes... Read more
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Daily Journal
Helping Handcall (856) 825-7087, ext. 12. Nominees sought for volunteer awards Nomination
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
call (856) 825-7087, ext. 12. Nominees sought for volunteer awards Nominations are being accepted for the Volunteer Center of South Jersey’s sixth annual Spirit of Community Awards. “Volunteers take on many different tasks, but their goal... Read more
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Variety
Colombian Ciro Guerra’s ‘Embrace of the Serpent’ Sweeps the 3rd Platino AwardsOpening Uruguay’s new Punta del Este Convention Center, the 2016 Platinos will
Colombian Ciro Guerra’s ‘Embrace of the Serpent’ Sweeps the 3rd Platino Awards
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
Opening Uruguay’s new Punta del Este Convention Center, the 2016 Platinos will go down as serving further and perhaps final kudos recognition for a title which also won the top prize at Cannes’ 2015 Directors’ Fortnight and the Sloan Award at this... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
North Adams superintendent adds to her teameducation teacher, community coordinator, elementary principal, and director of
North Adams superintendent adds to her team
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 3 days ago
education teacher, community coordinator, elementary principal, and director of special education in the Berkshire Hills Regional School District. Most recently, Simon worked as a program manager for positive youth development through the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - July 24Steinhauser earned her medical degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Cen
Business Notes - July 24
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Steinhauser earned her medical degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine where she also completed her Family Medicine Residency in 2015. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biopsychology with high distinction... Read more
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Lowell Sun
CCA welcomes 'Adventure Time' artistCHELMSFORD -- The Chelmsford Center for the Arts is proud to present An Evening
CCA welcomes 'Adventure Time' artist
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
CHELMSFORD -- The Chelmsford Center for the Arts is proud to present An Evening with "Adventure Time's" Andy Ristaino on Friday, July 22, at 8 p.m. Ristaino is an artist and writer living in Los Angeles. He has worked as a designer and storyboarder... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
USDA announces assistance grantsLast fall, for example, 2501 funding was used to create the Socially Disadvanta
USDA announces assistance grants
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Last fall, for example, 2501 funding was used to create the Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center at Alcorn State University, in Lorman, Mississippi. The Center will provide a national hub for analysis and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit’s 100 Greatest Songsthat nods to the Sugarhill Gang. LISTEN98. "2 + 2 = ?," Bob Seger System (1968)
Detroit’s 100 Greatest Songs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
that nods to the Sugarhill Gang. LISTEN98. "2 + 2 = ?," Bob Seger System (1968) Seger's fiery antiwar anthem was only a regional hit in its day, but has amassed admirers through the decades as a defining '60s rock track. LISTEN97. "Danger! High... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasFiremen's Department and Relief Association - $500; Pillager Lions Club - $1,00
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
Firemen's Department and Relief Association - $500; Pillager Lions Club - $1,000; Ronald or Muriel Carlson - $600; Junior Achievement - $3,840 and Kavco Inc. - $1,000. Personnel: New Staff Appointments and Resignations NJPA — EnVoy Update... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Planners tour Hilltowns for Community CompactVillage and the abandoned Mill #1 and its falls. (Photo by Amy Porter/The Westf
Planners tour Hilltowns for Community Compact
WWLP Springfield / Posted 12 days ago
Village and the abandoned Mill #1 and its falls. (Photo by Amy Porter/The Westfield News) Last stop was Montgomery Town center, before returning to Stanton Hall in Huntington, after a day of driving. (Photo by Amy Porter/The Westfield... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Good For You: Liz Culler receives Diggs Awardblood banking in Tennessee. "Dr. Culler obtained her medical degree from Emory
Good For You: Liz Culler receives Diggs Award
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
blood banking in Tennessee. "Dr. Culler obtained her medical degree from Emory. She is the medical director of the blood center in Chattanooga, is very active with donor recruitment, and very involved with ensuring a safe blood supply," said Dawn... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Coastal Bend College presents awardsWorkforce Training Julia Garcia welcomed everyone. CBC President Beatriz Espino
Coastal Bend College presents awards
Pleasanton Express / Posted 14 days ago
Workforce Training Julia Garcia welcomed everyone. CBC President Beatriz Espinoza introduced the guest speaker, South Texas Regional Medical Center CEO John E. Ulbricht. Awards were presented to : Biology-Professor Dr. Xiao Li (Mary) Ma Priscilla... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Regional Medical Center honored for treatmentWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – New Hanover Regional Medical Center is being recognized
New Hanover Regional Medical Center honored for treatment
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – New Hanover Regional Medical Center is being recognized for its heart treatment. According to a hospital press release, The American Heart Association honored NHRMC with the 2016 Mission: Lifeline Gold Plus Receiving Quality... Read more
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The Buffalo News
New Woodland Lodge at Cradle Beach to allow for year-round programmingthe building. Cradle Beach, which sits on the shores of Lake Erie, also is pla
New Woodland Lodge at Cradle Beach to allow for year-round programming
The Buffalo News / Posted 16 days ago
the building. Cradle Beach, which sits on the shores of Lake Erie, also is planning to start building a performing arts center later this year, as well as a science education center next year. The new lodge is designed to accommodate 40... Read more
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Philly.com
Business People on the Movearbitration services, has named of Gregory P. Miller to its panel. Miller will
Business People on the Move
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
arbitration services, has named of Gregory P. Miller to its panel. Miller will be based in the JAMS Philadelphia Resolution Center and will serve as a mediator, arbitrator, and special master in a variety of disputes including Business/Commercial,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Plains Trail’s Tourism & Preservation Roundup July 20–22 2016 in Childress - Plains Trail’s Tourism & Preservation Roundup July 20–22 2016 in Childress to feature keynote by State Historian Bill O’Neal; presentations by 501 Winery Russell Graves ...Roundup, the region’s leading heritage tourism conference, scheduled for July 2
Plains Trail’s Tourism & Preservation Roundup July 20–22 2016 in Childress - Plains Trail’s Tourism & Preservation Roundup July 20–22 2016 in Childress to feature keynote by State Historian Bill O’Neal; presentations by 501 Winery Russell Graves ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Roundup, the region’s leading heritage tourism conference, scheduled for July 20–22, 2016, at the Childress Event Center in Childress. The purpose of Roundup is to prepare tourism and historic preservation professionals and volunteers... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Shawnee Inn joins Operation Pollinator and other company newson the Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority's Hoover-Mason Trestle project. The C
The Shawnee Inn joins Operation Pollinator and other company news
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
on the Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority's Hoover-Mason Trestle project. The CMAA's annual Construction Management Project Achievement Awards Program recognizes outstanding achievement in construction management and was designed to recognize and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Harrisburg: A capital place to visitthere is a lot to explore in our state capital starting with the Capitol where
Harrisburg: A capital place to visit
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
there is a lot to explore in our state capital starting with the Capitol where the dome alone is a masterpiece of artistic achievement to behold. "The handsomest building I ever saw," President Theodore Roosevelt said at its dedication in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
People in businessCrist previously served as transportation operations manager at APL Logistics i
People in business
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Crist previously served as transportation operations manager at APL Logistics in Wilmington, Delaware. Wenger Feeds LLC, a regional poultry and swine feed manufacturer serving the Mid-Atlantic region, is a member of the Wenger Group, a... Read more
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The Morning Call
War on Cancer - The Morning Callimmunotherapy drugs. That he even managed to come back again and again for so m
War on Cancer - The Morning Call
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
immunotherapy drugs. That he even managed to come back again and again for so many infusions was itself a notable achievement. For just about as long as Nair had been in oncology, which was long enough for his hair to fade from black to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
St. Luke’s Emergency and Transport Services recognized for excellenceand practices allow EMS providers to rapidly identify suspected heart attack pa
St. Luke’s Emergency and Transport Services recognized for excellence
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
and practices allow EMS providers to rapidly identify suspected heart attack patients, promptly notify the medical center, and trigger an early response from the awaiting hospital personnel. Agencies that receive the Mission: Lifeline... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Stay True to You' ads ask teens to think twice before smoking potmarijuana use by adolescents and young adults is associated with impaired learn
'Stay True to You' ads ask teens to think twice before smoking pot
OregonLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
marijuana use by adolescents and young adults is associated with impaired learning and memory as well as low academic achievement, the health authority says. The state agency also found in a survey last year that 9 percent of Oregon... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Medina County Fair gathering pieces for its 200th year — The Medina County Gazettecelebrating our 171st fair,” he said. “Any event that has gone on continually f
Medina County Fair gathering pieces for its 200th year — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
celebrating our 171st fair,” he said. “Any event that has gone on continually for 171 years … I’m pretty proud of that achievement. That’s a milestone in my book. “I thought why not make a connection with all the new improvements and upgrades... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Teach for America marks 10th year in Memphis with increased diversity and enhanced local trainingJune 29, 2016 - Teacher Pamela Cassell (center) leads a group discussion about
Teach for America marks 10th year in Memphis with increased diversity and enhanced local training
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 23 days ago
June 29, 2016 - Teacher Pamela Cassell (center) leads a group discussion about a book on the Civil Rights Movement during a fourth grade English and language arts summer school class at Memphis Business Academy charter school. (Brandon Dill/Special... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Youth Service Systems expands its mental health programmental health program. -- Contributed "School based mental health services are
Youth Service Systems expands its mental health program
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
mental health program. -- Contributed "School based mental health services are linked to improved outcomes like academic achievement, attendance, behaviors, high school completion rates and college and career readiness," said Eddy. "Parents and... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Forstrom-Dahly earns family nurse practitioner degreeof science in interior design degree. Iowa State University undergraduates hav
Forstrom-Dahly earns family nurse practitioner degree
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
of science in interior design degree. Iowa State University undergraduates have been recognized for outstanding academic achievement by being named to the 2016 spring semester dean's list. Among those on the list is local student Alaxandra Allyn... Read more
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Nodaway News Leader
4-H members exhibit variety of projects during fair Nodaway County 4-H members will be showcasing their talents Saturday, July 9
4-H members exhibit variety of projects during fair
Nodaway News Leader / Posted 24 days ago
 Nodaway County 4-H members will be showcasing their talents Saturday, July 9 at the 2016 Nodaway County 4-H Achievement Day, to be held on the main floor of the Nodaway County Administration Center, located on the square in Maryville. 4-H members,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for July 3, 2016Banks." Attorney Adams previously had served as the chairman of the Saving Asso
Moving Up for July 3, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
Banks." Attorney Adams previously had served as the chairman of the Saving Association Committee. Shumaker Williams is a regional law firm with offices in Camp Hill, York and Towson, Md.Awards Randy Rowe, an employee at Vision Resources of... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Quick takeschair of the United Way of Jefferson County. He and his wife, Lisa, have three
Quick takes
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
chair of the United Way of Jefferson County. He and his wife, Lisa, have three children. ACCREDITED: Images Mammography Center, part of Trinity Health System, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in digital mammography for its... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Business leaders in the newsJessica Woll, managing partner of Woll & Woll in Birmingham, joined the board o
Business leaders in the news
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
Jessica Woll, managing partner of Woll & Woll in Birmingham, joined the board of directors of the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center. A longtime supporter of the BBAC, Woll hosted a fund-raiser at her Bloomfield Hills home. She has a law degree from... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pelham
Pelham Picture House Screens Documentary On Sharon JonesPELHAM, N.Y. – The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present an
Pelham Picture House Screens Documentary On Sharon Jones
The Daily Voice - Pelham / Posted 26 days ago
PELHAM, N.Y. – The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present an advance screening of the new documentary “Miss Sharon Jones!” with a post-film discussion and Q&A with director Barbara Kopple on Wednesday, July 20, at 7:30 p.m. In... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
Pelham Picture House Screens Documentary On Sharon JonesPELHAM, N.Y. – The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present an
Pelham Picture House Screens Documentary On Sharon Jones
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 26 days ago
PELHAM, N.Y. – The Picture House Regional Film Center in Pelham will present an advance screening of the new documentary “Miss Sharon Jones!” with a post-film discussion and Q&A with director Barbara Kopple on Wednesday, July 20, at 7:30 p.m. In... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
School Board – Anoka-Hennepin School DistrictAnoka-Hennepin Independent School District No. 11 held a regular meeting on Mon
School Board – Anoka-Hennepin School District
ABC Newspapers / Posted 26 days ago
Anoka-Hennepin Independent School District No. 11 held a regular meeting on Monday, May 23, 2016, at the Sandburg Education Center, Anoka, Minnesota. Chair Heidemann called the meeting to order at 6:30 p.m. The following members were present: Marci... Read more
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Slate
Too Many Americans Live on the Edge of Eviction. Here’s How to Fix the Problem.ever came was in 1949, when Harry Truman signed the Housing Act, which he said
Too Many Americans Live on the Edge of Eviction. Here’s How to Fix the Problem.
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
ever came was in 1949, when Harry Truman signed the Housing Act, which he said would establish “as a national objective the achievement…of a decent home and a suitable living environment for every American family.” Today, that objective is as remote... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
New scale for grades at Rolling Hills School Districtrationale is now moot since Meadowbrook no longer names a valedictorian nor sal
New scale for grades at Rolling Hills School District
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 26 days ago
rationale is now moot since Meadowbrook no longer names a valedictorian nor salutatorian. (The school acknowledges academic achievement with the appellations of "cum laude," "magna cum laude" and "summa cum laude" -- the same distinctions used by... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Meet the newly appointed University of Louisville trusteesAuthority’s executive committee. She serves on the boards of 21st Century Park
Meet the newly appointed University of Louisville trustees
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 28 days ago
Authority’s executive committee. She serves on the boards of 21st Century Parks, Greater Louisville, Inc., The Kentucky Center, Leadership Louisville, and the Louisville Zoo. She served as a co-chair of the 21st Century Parks Capital Campaign,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Tennessee Education Stakeholders To Inform State Plan, Policies To Transition To New Federal Lawto improve. We believe bringing a broad set of perspectives into that conversat
Tennessee Education Stakeholders To Inform State Plan, Policies To Transition To New Federal Law
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
to improve. We believe bringing a broad set of perspectives into that conversation—and ultimately keeping students at the center of every decision—will help us refine and capitalize on what is working. We’re grateful for the role these... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Searching for the GoldScouts to help her community. Now at 17, she’s continuing her efforts to earn
Searching for the Gold
Bureau County Republican / Posted 28 days ago
Scouts to help her community. Now at 17, she’s continuing her efforts to earn the Gold Award, which represents the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. The Gold Award is equivalent to the Boy Scout Eagle Award in that the scout must complete a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
‘She has been ours’: Many speak on Pat Summitt’s legacyTennessee coach Pat Summitt yells instructions to her team at the NCAA Midwest
‘She has been ours’: Many speak on Pat Summitt’s legacy
WWLP Springfield / Posted 29 days ago
Tennessee coach Pat Summitt yells instructions to her team at the NCAA Midwest Regional finals in Iowa City, Iowa, Monday, March 24, 1997. (AP Photo/Rodney White) KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Many gave their regards to the family of Pat Summitt and spoke of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada takes second spot globally on social-progress rankingyear. The data are pulled from many well-known public databases, including the
Canada takes second spot globally on social-progress ranking
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
year. The data are pulled from many well-known public databases, including the World Health Organization, the Pew Research Center, Gallup World Poll and the United Nations Development Programme. Twenty-seven countries with insufficient data were... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Conversations with Allan Wolpertalks to Dr. Brian FallonFebruary 12, 2016 Dr. Brian Fallon is the director of
Conversations with Allan Wolper
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 29 days ago
talks to Dr. Brian FallonFebruary 12, 2016 Dr. Brian Fallon is the director of the Lyme and Tick Borne Disease Research Center at the Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Fallon says each year hundreds of thousands of Americans are bitten by... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experiencedand its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the J
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experienced
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 29 days ago
and its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching lifetime achievement award. Became the first women's coach to earn the award. Feb. 9, 2009: Earns her 1,000th career coaching victory... Read more
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11 News Houston
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experiencedand its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the J
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experienced
11 News Houston / Posted 29 days ago
and its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching lifetime achievement award. Became the first women's coach to earn the award. Feb. 9, 2009: Earns her 1,000th career coaching victory... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experiencedand its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the J
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experienced
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 29 days ago
and its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching lifetime achievement award. Became the first women's coach to earn the award. Feb. 9, 2009: Earns her 1,000th career coaching victory... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experiencedand its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the J
Pat Summitt's timeline shows what an amazing career she experienced
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 29 days ago
and its eighth overall by defeating Stanford 64-48. April 12, 2008: Wins the John R. Wooden Legends of Coaching lifetime achievement award. Became the first women's coach to earn the award. Feb. 9, 2009: Earns her 1,000th career coaching victory... Read more
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