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2014/10/31 01:43
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After a health insurance company laid him off in 2012, John Columbus spent the next 20 months answering as many questions about gaps in his résumé as about his years of employment. Then a friend...
2014/10/31 01:43
2014/10/31 01:43
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2014/10/30 18:55
2014/10/30 18:55
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Correction: Superstorm-Mental Health story Thursday, October 30 2014 | 1:54 p.m. CDT LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) ? In a story Oct. 29 about Superstorm Sandy victims experiencing mental health issues, The...
2014/10/29 22:46
2014/10/29 22:46
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Russelle Patterson's life was turned upside down two years ago. The New Jersey woman's home in Egg Harbor Township was severely damaged when Superstorm Sandy struck the northeast U.S. on Oct. 29,...
2014/10/29 04:50
2014/10/29 04:50
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Besides introducing next year’s colour, the Colour Futures event discussed making cities more ‘human’, vibrant and resilient. IT’S official. The colour of the year for 2015 is ... drum roll, please...
2014/10/28 10:45
2014/10/28 10:45
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NEW YORK (AP) — After Superstorm Sandy, officials in New York and New Jersey vowed to make sure the unprecedented destruction wouldn't happen again. Two years later, would it? There are some...
2014/10/27 19:39
2014/10/27 19:39
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The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research today released the results of a major new study and related reports on the recovery from Superstorm Sandy in 12 New York and New Jersey...
2014/10/27 18:52
2014/10/27 18:52
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The survey also showed residents rely more on neighbors than government. Sixty-nine percent of respondents said they got help from neighbors in recovering from the storm, while 57 percent said local...
2014/10/27 05:32
2014/10/27 05:32
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The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research survey on resilience after Superstorm Sandy was conducted from July 14 through September 9 by NORC at the University of Chicago. The survey...
2014/10/24 21:26
2014/10/24 21:26
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Special Report: For nearly seven decades, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has fed into growing Mideast extremism, now including hyper-violent Islamic fundamentalism. But does this tortured history...
2014/10/24 15:37
2014/10/24 15:37
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In his 1889 article "Gospel of Wealth," before Andrew Carnegie instructed his peers on the proper means of disposing of a personal fortune, he first demonstrated the folly of alternative approaches....
2014/10/23 00:42
2014/10/23 00:42
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PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Pace University faculty and corporate and foundation leaders joined representatives from federal, state and local governments for the second “Summit on Resilience: The Next...
2014/10/21 15:33
2014/10/21 15:33
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An online tool shows which technologies will do the most to help farmers improve yields, says Gordon Conway. European countries devote small percentages of their national income to international aid,...
2014/10/20 13:56
2014/10/20 13:56
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Nationwide, traffic accidents are the leading cause of death for children and young adults. The City of Wilmington has engaged in an on-going effort to reduce traffic accidents by improving our...
2014/10/16 16:29
2014/10/16 16:29
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Nairobi — Resilience is the capacity for a city and all its components to recover quickly from shocks or stresses, such as natural disasters, and to grow and thrive during good times. The ability of...
2014/10/15 09:29
2014/10/15 09:29
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Professor Ali Mazrui has been one of the world's most prolific and controversial writers on Africa. The author of more than 30 books and hundreds of essays, Mazrui has profoundly influenced ideas...
2014/10/13 02:29
2014/10/13 02:29
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Mamadou Biteye is Managing Director for Africa at the Rockefeller Foundation An agriculture economist by training, Mamadou Biteye has worked in many parts of Africa for organizations as diverse as...
2014/10/12 22:55
2014/10/12 22:55
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Is the Australian National University’s decision to sell its shares in some resource companies merely tokenistic? Far from it. The outrage from the affected companies shows how much influence...
2014/10/12 16:09
2014/10/12 16:09
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As Adolf Hitler harassed, isolated, and murdered many of Europe's greatest scientists, philosophers, and thinkers, the Rockefeller Foundation pivoted from its core public-health work to the...
2014/10/12 16:09
2014/10/12 16:09
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A sketch of the French anthropologist Claude Levi-Strauss, a beneficiary of the Rockefeller Foundation's scholar-refugee program (Wikimedia Commons) Over the last three and a half years, the Syrian...
2014/10/10 19:56
2014/10/10 19:56
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It was the summer of 1915, and a young Nashville educator had the audacity to suggest that a basement schoolroom on the grounds of the George Peabody College for Teachers might serve as a model for...
2014/10/31 01:43
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