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Daily Telegraph
Leicester City's linchpins: The experienced backroom staff who laid foundations for club's unlikely title pushAs the Premier League leaders face Arsenal today, they do so as the latest club
Leicester City's linchpins: The experienced backroom staff who laid foundations for club's unlikely title push
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
As the Premier League leaders face Arsenal today, they do so as the latest club in English football to organise themselves into a force capable of outperforming much wealthier rivals. While Southampton, Swansea, Watford and Crystal Palace have all... Read more
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NBC News
Rome vs. Russia: What's Behind Christianity's Rift?a threat and part of the West that's looking to conquer Russia," explained Serg
Rome vs. Russia: What's Behind Christianity's Rift?
NBC News / Posted yesterday
a threat and part of the West that's looking to conquer Russia," explained Sergei Filatov, a religion expert at the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. AN ASSYMETRIC ARGUMENT There are more than 1.2 billion Catholics around the world. That... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Some DPS students plan sick-out of their ownDPS to become an all-charters district. We don't want an emergency manager," sh
Some DPS students plan sick-out of their own
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
DPS to become an all-charters district. We don't want an emergency manager," she said. A group of parents and community leaders is holding a "Freedom School" for DPS students from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. today at Central United Methodist Church... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Obama calls climate change an 'indisputable' security threatwarming are putting at risk the United States and the military sworn to defend
Obama calls climate change an 'indisputable' security threat
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
warming are putting at risk the United States and the military sworn to defend it, he told cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. Failure to act would be "dereliction of duty," their commander in chief said. He said climate change and rising sea... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why is America so angry?separated by the Beltway from the rest of the country". It has "mutated into a
Why is America so angry?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
separated by the Beltway from the rest of the country". It has "mutated into a perpetual tug of war where political leaders get up in the morning not trying to do anything constructive but just make the other side look bad." Voters are sick... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norfolk teachers give overwhelming thumbs down to Ofsted in EDP surveyjudgements can have a profound impact on a school, from whether senior staff ke
Norfolk teachers give overwhelming thumbs down to Ofsted in EDP survey
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
judgements can have a profound impact on a school, from whether senior staff keep their jobs or to whether it becomes an academy. The vote of no confidence came despite reforms last year which saw Ofsted remove 1,200 inspectors it did not... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norfolk teachers give overwhelming thumbs down to Ofsted in EDP surveyjudgements can have a profound impact on a school, from whether senior staff ke
Norfolk teachers give overwhelming thumbs down to Ofsted in EDP survey
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 4 days ago
judgements can have a profound impact on a school, from whether senior staff keep their jobs or to whether it becomes an academy. The vote of no confidence came despite reforms last year which saw Ofsted remove 1,200 inspectors it did not... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Ed Conant: From the Greatest Generation to the worsttoday’s federal debt has increased from a post-war low of 24 percent of GDP in
Ed Conant: From the Greatest Generation to the worst
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
today’s federal debt has increased from a post-war low of 24 percent of GDP in 1974 to 74 percent of GDP and is still rising. The CBO predicts the federal debt will be 103 percent of GDP in 2040, the same percentage as the end of World War... Read more
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Rappler
The troubled times of Angie Reyeshad a fast rise to the top after a short lull in his career. He went to the bes
The troubled times of Angie Reyes
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
had a fast rise to the top after a short lull in his career. He went to the best schools aside from the Philippine Military Academy, finishing 2 masters degrees: a business administration diploma from the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) and a... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Staff outlook is sunnier in Dallas schools, with some cloudsup to do our jobs, and we need that.” Hinojosa needs that good will, because s
Staff outlook is sunnier in Dallas schools, with some clouds
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
up to do our jobs, and we need that.” Hinojosa needs that good will, because survey results show that while morale is rising, stubborn troubles persist at many of the district’s 227 campuses. Survey of more than 13,000 Dallas ISD gives the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Marchers protest proposed use of tax subsidies for Uptown condosIncrement Financing (TIF) subsidy for construction of a high-end residential de
Marchers protest proposed use of tax subsidies for Uptown condos
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Increment Financing (TIF) subsidy for construction of a high-end residential development at the former, vacant Maryville Academy site on Montrose and Clarendon avenues, pictured here, sparked a protest of about 50 people outside Mayor Rahm... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
After a Mixed Year, It’s Still Three Minutes to Doomsdaywhich has lifted economic sanctions on Iran after confirmation that the country
After a Mixed Year, It’s Still Three Minutes to Doomsday
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 8 days ago
which has lifted economic sanctions on Iran after confirmation that the country has restricted nuclear activity. However, rising tensions between the United States and Russia, conflict in Syria and Ukraine, the modernization of nuclear weapons by... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
US election 2016presidential candidate Ben Carson's campaign team admits he never applied, nor
US election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
presidential candidate Ben Carson's campaign team admits he never applied, nor was accepted to the US Military Academy at West Point. Former US vice-president Dick Cheney was an "iron ass" hardliner who had a bad influence on president... Read more
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Evening Standard
Theo Walcott warns Southampton that Arsenal are out for revengeall about work rate - if we work harder than Southampton, we will get the resul
Theo Walcott warns Southampton that Arsenal are out for revenge
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
all about work rate - if we work harder than Southampton, we will get the result we want.” Arsenal are three points behind leaders Leicester City and dropped to third place below Manchester City on goal difference following their loss to... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Rev. Calvin Butts seeks salvation for the church-based organization that resurrected Harlemdeemed it wise to separate the community-development job, which required cultiv
Rev. Calvin Butts seeks salvation for the church-based organization that resurrected Harlem
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
deemed it wise to separate the community-development job, which required cultivating good relations with city and business leaders, from his role as an activist pastor who didn't shy from publicly criticizing mayors, the Roman Catholic... Read more
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The Huffington Post
What to Do If You Want to Cancel Your Trip Because of Zika Virus(AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) A statue of the Angel Moroni on top of a Latter-d
What to Do If You Want to Cancel Your Trip Because of Zika Virus
The Huffington Post / Posted 12 days ago
(AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) A statue of the Angel Moroni on top of a Latter-day Saints temple is silhouetted against the rising full moon, Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) An air tanker drops fire retardant on... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Conant: America choosing 'easy wrong' in fiscal policytoday’s federal debt has increased from a post-war low of 24 percent of GDP in
Conant: America choosing 'easy wrong' in fiscal policy
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
today’s federal debt has increased from a post-war low of 24 percent of GDP in 1974 to 74 percent of GDP and is still rising. The Congressional Budget Office predicts the federal debt will be 103 percent of GDP in 2040, the same percentage as... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Former Brevard student missing in Los AngelesA former Brevard County student has been reported missing in California. Forme
Former Brevard student missing in Los Angeles
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
A former Brevard County student has been reported missing in California. Former Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy student and Satellite Beach resident Paul Sapourn is reported to be missing in the Los Angeles area since Jan. 27. News 6 partner Florida... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Former Uxbridge chief tapped for state fire marshal jobin 2012. He is currently responsible for the agency’s day-to-day operations. He
Former Uxbridge chief tapped for state fire marshal job
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
in 2012. He is currently responsible for the agency’s day-to-day operations. He has 30 years of experience in fire service, rising through the ranks from private to the position of fire chief in Uxbridge. He is also former deputy director of the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Josh Schache pushing for Round 1 2016 AFL season, Rhys Mathieson, Harris Andrews impresses at Brisbane Lions training, says Dayne Zorkoespecially the guys from Adelaide and Perth,” Zorko said. “It’s important that
Josh Schache pushing for Round 1 2016 AFL season, Rhys Mathieson, Harris Andrews impresses at Brisbane Lions training, says Dayne Zorko
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
especially the guys from Adelaide and Perth,” Zorko said. “It’s important that not just me but the whole club, all the leaders embrace them. A lot of players have been through it, so it’s important they use their experience onto the younger... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Lions young gun eyeing Round 1especially the guys from Adelaide and Perth,” Zorko said. “It’s important that
The Lions young gun eyeing Round 1
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
especially the guys from Adelaide and Perth,” Zorko said. “It’s important that not just me but the whole club, all the leaders embrace them. A lot of players have been through it, so it’s important they use their experience onto the younger... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City Has Fastest-Growing Income Inequalityand activists in New Haven are pursuing city-focused strategies to raise income
City Has Fastest-Growing Income Inequality
New Haven Independent / Posted 16 days ago
and activists in New Haven are pursuing city-focused strategies to raise incomes. A local activist group called New Haven Rising has been organizing rallies and calling on major employers to address the problem, which it casts as a “jobs crisis.”... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Shame on us': Variety slams Hollywoodlack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled "Shame on us." Var
'Shame on us': Variety slams Hollywood
iafrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
lack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled "Shame on us." Variety magazine added its weighty voice to a rising chorus calling for more inclusivity towards minorities in Hollywood, after a second straight year of all-white Oscar... Read more
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FOX News
Germany's Jews mark Holocaust as new threat risespassed on to new generations of German Jews as a means of honoring their past a
Germany's Jews mark Holocaust as new threat rises
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
passed on to new generations of German Jews as a means of honoring their past and safeguarding their future. But now, some leaders are concerned that some of the more than 1 million Muslim refugees that Germany accepted last year are anti-Semitic.... Read more
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FOX News
Germany's Jews mark Holocaust as new threat risespassed on to new generations of German Jews as a means of honoring their past a
Germany's Jews mark Holocaust as new threat rises
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
passed on to new generations of German Jews as a means of honoring their past and safeguarding their future. But now, some leaders are concerned that some of the more than 1 million Muslim refugees that Germany accepted last year are anti-Semitic.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the RepublicDr. Amos Claudius Sawyer;  Mr. Senator and Chairman of the Unity Party;  Form
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Dr. Amos Claudius Sawyer;  Mr. Senator and Chairman of the Unity Party;  Former Officials of Government;  Traditional Leaders, Chief and Elders;  Political and Business Leaders;  Bishops, Pastors, Imams and Religious Leaders;  Officers and... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Seventh under scrutinyto recreate Sid Schoolgirls, a Sid public party that occurred for many years in
Seventh under scrutiny
The Rice Thresher / Posted 18 days ago
to recreate Sid Schoolgirls, a Sid public party that occurred for many years in the spring, according to Whitmire. Amid rising concerns that the Schoolgirls theme sexualized underage women, the party was renamed Sid Academy in 2014. Last year,... Read more
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iol.co.za
#OscarsSoWhite: Variety enters fraylack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled “Shame on us”. Var
#OscarsSoWhite: Variety enters fray
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
lack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled “Shame on us”. Variety magazine added its weighty voice to a rising chorus calling for more inclusivity towards minorities in Hollywood, after a second straight year of all-white Oscar... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Variety magazine's 'Shame on us' cover slams Oscarslack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled "Shame on us". Var
Variety magazine's 'Shame on us' cover slams Oscars
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
lack of diversity in Hollywood, with a cover story entitled "Shame on us". Variety magazine added its weighty voice to a rising chorus calling for more inclusivity towards minorities in Hollywood, after a second straight year of all-white Oscar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Messageour Legislative Agenda and the State of the Nation. We thank the Almighty for
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
our Legislative Agenda and the State of the Nation. We thank the Almighty for his blessings upon our nation. I thank the leadership of the Legislature and the Judiciary for their cooperation and support, and I thank you Mr. Vice President for... Read more
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Yahoo News
U.S. marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycottin Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of vot
U.S. marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycott
Yahoo News / Posted 25 days ago
in Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting rights, environmental injustice and rising gun deaths. "What would my father say?" asked King, who was frequently interrupted by deafening applause. "He'd say,... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Human Capital: $50 million gift a result of mutual desiressays, “These are my credentials.” “That’s how I feel here at Rice,” Kolditz, d
Human Capital: $50 million gift a result of mutual desires
The Rice Thresher / Posted 25 days ago
says, “These are my credentials.” “That’s how I feel here at Rice,” Kolditz, director of Rice’s Doerr Institute for New Leaders, said to the audience, pointing to the seven Rice students on stage. “I’ll just tell ya, you’re going to have a great... Read more
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The Irish Times
Visual art: An epic yet personal reflection on the 1916 RisingThe Foggy Dew – Mick O’Dea The Royal Hibernian Academy on Abbey Street, Dublin
Visual art: An epic yet personal reflection on the 1916 Rising
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
The Foggy Dew – Mick O’Dea The Royal Hibernian Academy on Abbey Street, Dublin, was built in 1824. It housed the academy schools and was the venue for its annual exhibition, all overseen by an elected keeper who had living quarters in the building.... Read more
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Boise Weekly
U.S. Marks MLK Holiday With Speeches, Service, Oscar Boycottin Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of vot
U.S. Marks MLK Holiday With Speeches, Service, Oscar Boycott
Boise Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
in Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting rights, environmental injustice and rising gun deaths. "What would my father say?" asked King, who was frequently interrupted by deafening applause. "He'd say,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycottin Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of vot
US marks MLK holiday with speeches, service, Oscar boycott
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
in Atlanta, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting rights, environmental injustice and rising gun deaths. "What would my father say?" asked King, who was frequently interrupted by deafening applause. "He'd say,... Read more
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Reuters
As U.S. marks MLK holiday, daughter says his dream not yet realizedBaptist, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting
As U.S. marks MLK holiday, daughter says his dream not yet realized
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
Baptist, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting rights, environmental injustice and rising gun deaths. "What would my father say?" asked King, who was frequently interrupted by deafening applause. "He'd say,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
As US marks MLK holiday, daughter says his dream not yet realizedBaptist, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting
As US marks MLK holiday, daughter says his dream not yet realized
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
Baptist, where her father had preached, that blacks faced the erosion of voting rights, environmental injustice and rising gun deaths. "What would my father say?" asked King, who was frequently interrupted by deafening applause. "He'd say,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Central Florida tech community poised for big virtual-reality yeara prime community to take advantage of that," said Kunal Patel, one of Central
Central Florida tech community poised for big virtual-reality year
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
a prime community to take advantage of that," said Kunal Patel, one of Central Florida's video game development community leaders. "A lot of us have been doing it already over the past year just within our own individual projects." Several... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Program teaches teens to start their own companiesValley teens are learning to become rising tycoons. At the DeskHub in Scottsda
Program teaches teens to start their own companies
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 29 days ago
Valley teens are learning to become rising tycoons. At the DeskHub in Scottsdale and the Arizona Academy of Science in downtown Phoenix, teens are learning to start their own companies. Olenka Cullinan is teaching teens entrepreneurship, leadership... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: The best of what’s on this weekchoose to regard it. The target audience is aged from 12 to 14 years, and there
Going out: The best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 29 days ago
choose to regard it. The target audience is aged from 12 to 14 years, and there is a charge: €5. Belfast underground house leaders Twitch start 2016 with a visit from Bristol artist Shanti Celeste (right). After cutting her teeth at the city’s Idle... Read more

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