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KING5 Seattle
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 hours ago
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 hours ago
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 hours ago
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Corrections & ClarificationsTech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistant
Corrections & Clarifications
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 hours ago
Tech: A story May 11 story about stand alone, voice-activated digital assistants misspelled the title of the Austrian remote control firm for which Regina Bernhaupt is head of research. The company’s name is Ruwido. The story also incorrectly named... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Catherine Pugh flew to Las Vegas on Md. businessman's jet, says she paidmayoral nominee Catherine E. Pugh visited Las Vegas last weekend, she didn't fl
Catherine Pugh flew to Las Vegas on Md. businessman's jet, says she paid
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 22 hours ago
mayoral nominee Catherine E. Pugh visited Las Vegas last weekend, she didn't fly Southwest. She hopped a ride there and back on the private jet of a Maryland businessman and campaign donor. Pugh said she asked Walter A. Tilley Jr., chief... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Catherine Pugh flew to Las Vegas on Maryland businessman's jet, but says she paidPugh said she asked Walter A. Tilley Jr., chief executive of Home Paramount Pes
Catherine Pugh flew to Las Vegas on Maryland businessman's jet, but says she paid
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Pugh said she asked Walter A. Tilley Jr., chief executive of Home Paramount Pest Control, for a ride to and from an international shopping center convention attended by many government officials. The state senator said Thursday she was there to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
After Aquino ‘kills’ FOI bill, advocates see hope in DuterteMANILA, Philippines -- Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte has promised to issue
After Aquino ‘kills’ FOI bill, advocates see hope in Duterte
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines -- Incoming president Rodrigo Duterte has promised to issue on his first day in office an executive order mandating Freedom of Information (FOI), the first of what appear to be several marching orders for his... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob CorkerBack in December the topic of insider trading by prominent members of Congress
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob Corker
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Back in December the topic of insider trading by prominent members of Congress hit new highs when as we reported at the time a "Prominent Tennessee Senator Fails To Disclose Millions In Hedge Fund, Real Estate Investments." The politician in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Murphy: Grayson lied about hedge fund compensationThe House ethics investigation into Grayson, D-Orlando, has been a thorn in his
Murphy: Grayson lied about hedge fund compensation
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The House ethics investigation into Grayson, D-Orlando, has been a thorn in his side in the midst of his race with U.S. Rep. Murphy, D-Jupiter, for the Democratic U.S. Senate nomination. An Office of Congressional Ethics report released in April... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - HeadlineSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kent
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 days ago
Sanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvassSanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvass Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign is requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Political DigestWalker made the announcement at the 52nd annual International Trade Conference
Political Digest
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Walker made the announcement at the 52nd annual International Trade Conference of the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce World Trade Association in Milwaukee. "We will promote Wisconsin's strong business climate, outstanding work force,... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10819H. No. 5592 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteent
Republic Act No. 10819
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
H. No. 5592 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10818H.. No.5531 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteent
Republic Act No. 10818
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
H.. No.5531 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10820H. No. 5940 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteent
Republic Act No. 10820
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 4 days ago
H. No. 5940 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Third Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-seventh day of July, two thousand fifteen. AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reps Take 'Goodies' From Executive to Cover Up GraftMembers of the Kiambu County Assembly, which has been grappling with allegation
Reps Take 'Goodies' From Executive to Cover Up Graft
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Members of the Kiambu County Assembly, which has been grappling with allegations of bribery and extortion, are once again on the spot for allegedly "going to bed" with the county executive to cover-up wrongdoings. This is after members of a... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016 represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge a
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 6 days ago
represents the latest World Wide Web resources for discovering new knowledge and understanding the latest happenings with regards to the New Economy. The world is rapidly changing as transparency, big data and the ability... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Frank wants higher salaries for assistant prosecutorsDavidson County District Attorney Garry Frank wants to see the N.C. General Ass
Frank wants higher salaries for assistant prosecutors
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Davidson County District Attorney Garry Frank wants to see the N.C. General Assembly boost the salaries of assistant district attorneys, so district attorneys across the state don’t lose talented and experienced prosecutors. Frank, a member of the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Frank wants higher ADA salariesDavidson County District Attorney Garry Frank wants to see the N.C. General Ass
Frank wants higher ADA salaries
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Davidson County District Attorney Garry Frank wants to see the N.C. General Assembly boost the salaries of assistant district attorneys, so district attorneys across the state don’t lose talented and experienced prosecutors. Frank, a member of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panelBRASILIA: Brazil's suspended House speaker, Eduardo Cunha, defended himself bef
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
BRASILIA: Brazil's suspended House speaker, Eduardo Cunha, defended himself before an ethics committee on Thursday, a day after the appointment of his ally as leader of the government coalition in the chamber showed the veteran lawmaker's enduring... Read more
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Swissinfo
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panelBy Lisandra Paraguassu BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's suspended House speaker,
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panel
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
By Lisandra Paraguassu BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's suspended House speaker, Eduardo Cunha, defended himself before an ethics committee on Thursday, a day after the appointment of his ally as leader of the government coalition in the chamber showed... Read more
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Reuters
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panelBrazil's President of the Chamber of Deputies Eduardo Cunha arrives to make his
Brazil's ousted House speaker flexes muscle, faces ethics panel
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
Brazil's President of the Chamber of Deputies Eduardo Cunha arrives to make his defense in an ethics committee of the lower house, in Brasilia, Brazil, May 19, 2016. Brazil's interim President Michel Temer (C) poses for pictures with female... Read more
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Roll Call
Labor Unions Line Up Behind Murphy in Florida Senate PrimaryRep. Patrick Murphy announced the endorsements of two additional labor unions T
Labor Unions Line Up Behind Murphy in Florida Senate Primary
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
Rep. Patrick Murphy announced the endorsements of two additional labor unions Thursday, adding to a list of traditionally key Democratic constituency groups rallying behind his campaign for Senate. “Of course, Alan Grayson has a great record," said... Read more
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Zero Hedge
CIA "Accidentally" Deletes Only Copy Of Confidential 6,700-Page Torture ReportFirst it was the IRS, which several years ago launched countless headlines, and
CIA "Accidentally" Deletes Only Copy Of Confidential 6,700-Page Torture Report
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
First it was the IRS, which several years ago launched countless headlines, and much laughter, when it announced the emails of Lois Lerner targeting conservatives had magically disappeared. Then, as we observed last week (again with great amusement),... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Taylor: One stands in way of FOIA billThat's why 40 years ago South Carolina enacted the Freedom of Information Act (
Taylor: One stands in way of FOIA bill
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
That's why 40 years ago South Carolina enacted the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). It was model legislation for the nation at the time, but sorely needs updating to plug holes that have been created by those who don't want to be bothered by... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Harry Reid: 'I Will Be Blunt. I Want Alan Grayson To Lose.'Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) was unusually candid about his feeli
Harry Reid: 'I Will Be Blunt. I Want Alan Grayson To Lose.'
The Huffington Post / Posted 11 days ago
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) was unusually candid about his feelings toward Rep. Alan Grayson (D-Fla.) in a fundraising appeal for Grayson's Senate opponent. "I will be blunt. I want Alan Grayson to lose," Reid wrote in an email sent... Read more
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USA Today
High-powered interests fund McCain InstituteWASHINGTON — Seventeen individuals, companies and foundations — some with busin
High-powered interests fund McCain Institute
USA Today / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON — Seventeen individuals, companies and foundations — some with business before Congress — have contributed at least $100,000 each to help fund an institute tied to Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. Large donors to the McCain Institute on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ethics laws fail to include gift banGOP Speaker Todd Richardson, who assumed leadership of the Missouri House a yea
Ethics laws fail to include gift ban
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
GOP Speaker Todd Richardson, who assumed leadership of the Missouri House a year ago when his predecessor resigned amid scandal, said the 2016 Legislative session brought progress toward change in a state that's been called the wild west of ethics,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tennessee lawmaker oversight lax compared to other statesThe Tennessee State Capitol stands apart from newer buildings in Nashville, Ten
Tennessee lawmaker oversight lax compared to other states
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
The Tennessee State Capitol stands apart from newer buildings in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) By Joel Ebert, USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee NASHVILLE — The Tennessee House ethics committee hasn't met in at least six years. The Senate... Read more
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The News & Observer
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future | News & Observer May 13, 2016 2:44 PM Russian Deputy Sports Minister Yuri
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer May 13, 2016 2:44 PM Russian Deputy Sports Minister Yuri Nagorny speaks to the media after a news... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Tennessee lawmaker oversight lax compared to other statesBy Joel Ebert, USA TODAY NETWORK The Tennessean The Tennessee House ethics com
Tennessee lawmaker oversight lax compared to other states
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
By Joel Ebert, USA TODAY NETWORK The Tennessean The Tennessee House ethics committee hasn't met in at least six years. The Senate ethics committee has gone more than a decade since its last gathering. In that time, there has been no shortage of... Read more
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Rutland Herald
ALGORITHMS with AGENDAS Facebook’s sway — on everyone AP File Photo A Facebook employee walks past a sign at Facebook headquarters
ALGORITHMS with AGENDAS Facebook’s sway — on everyone
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
AP File Photo A Facebook employee walks past a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Facebook is the world�s most influential source of news. That�s true according to every... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Missouri lawmakers pass ethics laws but fail on gift banGOP Speaker Todd Richardson, who assumed leadership of the Missouri House a yea
Missouri lawmakers pass ethics laws but fail on gift ban
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
GOP Speaker Todd Richardson, who assumed leadership of the Missouri House a year ago when his predecessor resigned amid scandal, said the 2016 Legislative session brought progress toward change in a state that's been called the wild west of ethics,... Read more
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Raw Story
Florida Rep. Alan Grayson bullies MSNBC host after being asked about ethics violationsAn interview with Florida Senate candidate and Democratic House member Alan Gra
Florida Rep. Alan Grayson bullies MSNBC host after being asked about ethics violations
Raw Story / Posted 13 days ago
An interview with Florida Senate candidate and Democratic House member Alan Grayson went immediately off the rails on Saturday after host Joy Reid tried to question the congressman about pending ethics charges against him. Grayson has been locked in... Read more
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Orange County Register
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON – Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, eco
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
LONDON – Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities – past, present... Read more
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Island Packet
Nixon isn't saying whether he'll veto gun billThe Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislative session (all times loca
Nixon isn't saying whether he'll veto gun bill
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
The Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislative session (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon isn't saying yet whether he'll veto a sweeping expansion of gun rights passed by lawmakers. Nixon said Friday that he will give... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON >> Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, ec
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON >> Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities � past, present... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Olympic meltdown: Waves of bad news batter Games LONDON -- Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political,
Olympic meltdown: Waves of bad news batter Games
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON -- Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the... Read more
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The Oakland Press
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON >> Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, ec
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
The Oakland Press / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON >> Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities — past, present... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
The Latest: Missouri lawmakers end session, pass gun billsJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislat
The Latest: Missouri lawmakers end session, pass gun bills
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislative session (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Missouri lawmakers have concluded their annual session after sending Gov. Jay Nixon a bill expanding gun rights. The House... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Missouri lawmakers end legislative sessionJEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislat
Missouri lawmakers end legislative session
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Latest on the final day of the Missouri legislative session (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Missouri lawmakers have concluded their annual session after sending Gov. Jay Nixon a bill expanding gun rights. The House... Read more
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Roll Call
IRS Uproar IntensifiesAs thousands of negative comments flood the Internal Revenue Service on the eve
IRS Uproar Intensifies
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
As thousands of negative comments flood the Internal Revenue Service on the eve of a Feb. 27 deadline, GOP leaders are moving on several fronts to block the proposed IRS regulations that would curb political activity by tax-exempt groups. The House... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) — Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) — Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities — past,... Read more
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Japan Today
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future ‹ Japan TodayDoping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 14 days ago
Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities — past, present and... Read more
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Denver Post
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) — Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
Denver Post / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) — Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities — past,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) � Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) � Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities � past,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities - past,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities - past,... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureWhat else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news
Bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities — past, present and future — on three continents, and further eroding public trust in the credibility of the global sports... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities - past,... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and futureLONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political
A wave of bad news batters Olympics past, present and future
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 14 days ago
LONDON (AP) - Doping scandals. Bribery allegations. Fears about Zika. Political, economic and corruption crises. What else could go wrong? The past few days have unleashed a wave of grim news for the Olympics, battering four host cities - past,... Read more
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