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The Seattle Times
Oregon jail holding immigrants sued by property taxpayersPORTLAND — A jail in north-central Oregon has been sued by four people who cont
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 hours ago
PORTLAND — A jail in north-central Oregon has been sued by four people who contend the facility is violating state law by holding immigrants who are awaiting status hearings or deportation. The four assert in a lawsuit filed Friday in northern Wasco... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Lawsuit filed against Oregon jail holding immigrantsPORTLAND, Ore. — A jail in north-central Oregon has been sued by four people wh
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 15 hours ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — A jail in north-central Oregon has been sued by four people who contend the facility is violating state law by holding immigrants who are awaiting status hearings or deportation. The four assert in a lawsuit filed Friday in northern... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland considers lawsuit against opioid manufacturersPORTLAND, Maine — The city is considering whether to join a growing legal push
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The city is considering whether to join a growing legal push against the makers of prescription painkillers that have contributed to Maine’s deadly opioid epidemic. Next month, the Portland City Council will be briefed by the city... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland developers try to ease homeless crisis that they helped createDeveloper Tom Cody lost all the ground-floor retail tenants of his building on
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
Developer Tom Cody lost all the ground-floor retail tenants of his building on the Northwest Park Blocks and he thinks he knows why. Customers avoided the tents, tarps and backpacks that filled the leafy corridor north of Burnside. In turn, his... Read more
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Philly.com
As Uber grows, SEPTA to rethink bus servicehome. “If I get out on time, I take the bus,” she said. “If I’m late, I’ll tak
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
home. “If I get out on time, I take the bus,” she said. “If I’m late, I’ll take Uber or Lyft.” Before ride-share services came to Philadelphia in 2014, the 27-year-old Center City nurse didn’t have alternatives. If she missed a 4:15 p.m.... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on July 23, 2017Less Brown, Sharon Hull, Chuck Kincheloe, Mike Kilkenney, Gary Conley and Mary
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Less Brown, Sharon Hull, Chuck Kincheloe, Mike Kilkenney, Gary Conley and Mary Batty all contributed to this report. Last week’s History Mystery, above, was scanned from a 4- by 5-inch black and white negative from the archives of The Dalles... Read more
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OregonLive.com
PSU graduate, target of racial slurs with parents on MAX, relieved over suspect’s arrestA recent Portland State University graduate said she is relieved that a suspect
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
A recent Portland State University graduate said she is relieved that a suspect has been arrested after her family was subjected to racial slurs and taunts on a MAX train a month ago. The woman said in an interview with The Oregonian/OregonLive that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
See which cities in other states get the most Sacramento transplantsoutside California that are most popular with emigrants from the four-county Sa
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
outside California that are most popular with emigrants from the four-county Sacramento region have sunny weather, similar incomes and homes that cost about the same or less. The outlier is Seattle, where housing prices, average incomes and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Legislator apologizes for online rant as lawmakers try to finish workAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — As lawmakers tried Thursday to finish their rema
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — As lawmakers tried Thursday to finish their remaining work for the current session, the legislator who made headlines for an obscenity-filled rant on Facebook — which included an implied threat against President Trump —... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Legislator apologizes for online rant as lawmakers try to finish workAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — As lawmakers tried Thursday to finish their rema
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — As lawmakers tried Thursday to finish their remaining work for the current session, the legislator who made headlines for an obscenity-filled rant on Facebook — which included an implied threat against President Trump —... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
"I sounded like a jerk. That was my point!" Rep. Hamann apologizes for Trump commentsAUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Maine Representative Scott Hamann (D- District 3
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Maine Representative Scott Hamann (D- District 32) apologized before the Maine Legislature about the social media comments about Donald Trump that garnered criticism from across the nation. Hamann. from South Portland,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Who votes in Seattle mayoral elections? Older voters hold sway, study saysThe median age of voters in the city’s 2013 general election — when Ed Murray u
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
The median age of voters in the city’s 2013 general election — when Ed Murray unseated incumbent Mike McGinn — was 50, nearly a decade older than the median age of all Seattle adults. And 73 percent of registered voters 65 and older cast ballots,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor’s Wilma Bradford, leader of local civic groups, dies at 97volunteer and leader of Bangor-area civic groups for nearly 70 years, has died.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
volunteer and leader of Bangor-area civic groups for nearly 70 years, has died. She was 97. Bradford died at Eastern Maine Medical Center on Tuesday of congestive heart failure, according to her son, Ray Bradford. Friends and family praised... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton native’s tragic death remains a mystery 48 years onJuly 20, 1969. The day astronaut Neil Armstrong walked on the moon. That evenin
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
July 20, 1969. The day astronaut Neil Armstrong walked on the moon. That evening John Cortese and I were milling around the crowd in front of the Castle on the Hill near the former Blue-and-White Pizza place, then a popular teen hangout at Ninth and... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Teens from across the country work on Portland's homeless campsPORTLAND, Ore. -- This month, dozens of teenagers are coming from Washington, I
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- This month, dozens of teenagers are coming from Washington, Idaho, Missouri, Oklahoma and a handful of other states to spruce up Portland’s organized, established homeless camps. The trip, which brings teens here in shifts over the... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Comic-Con 2017: Characters already lining up for preview nightSAN DIEGO (CNS) - Comic-Con International, the annual celebration of the popula
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Comic-Con International, the annual celebration of the popular arts, is scheduled to conduct its annual preview night at the San Diego Convention Center Wednesday. At the 6 p.m. event, Warner Bros. will screen its upcoming... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Comic-Con Preview Night Opens In San DiegoBersain Gutierrez, dressed as Superman, poses in front of the convention center
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
Bersain Gutierrez, dressed as Superman, poses in front of the convention center before Preview Night at Comic-Con International held at the San Diego Convention Center, July 20, 2016. Comic-Con International, the annual celebration of the popular... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Alfond Foundation offers $7.5 million boost for Maine graduate centerThe Harold Alfond Foundation has offered another $7.5 million toward the Univer
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The Harold Alfond Foundation has offered another $7.5 million toward the University of Maine System’s push to merge its graduate business programs and law school. It would be the largest private gift to a project involving multiple campuses in the... Read more
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International Business Times
Macron's France beats UK and US in soft power rankings following Brexit and Trump votes overtaken the US and UK to become the world's top "soft power", it was announce
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
overtaken the US and UK to become the world's top "soft power", it was announced on 18 July. The list, which is compiled by Portland Communications, ranks nations on their ability to influence other countries through favourability rather than forms... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Mayor after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignSeattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foste
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignSeattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foste
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to... Read more
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ajc.com
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignMurray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accus
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to seek re-election in the upcoming race. Councilwoman... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignMurray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accus
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to seek re-election in the upcoming race. Councilwoman... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignMurray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accus
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to seek re-election in the upcoming race. Councilwoman... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignSeattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foste
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignMurray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accus
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to seek re-election in the upcoming race. Councilwoman... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignSeattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foste
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File) Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray after newly surfaced sex abuse documents: I'm not going to resignMurray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accus
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 7 days ago
Murray's former foster son, Jeff Simpson, is one of four men who publicly accused him this spring of sexually abusing them long ago. Murray adamantly denies the allegations, but he declined to seek re-election in the upcoming race. Councilwoman... Read more
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FOX News
GOP uses up its margin for errorOn the roster: - Hurry up and wait: Senate standing by on health vote - Secret
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
On the roster: - Hurry up and wait: Senate standing by on health vote - Secret Service knocks down Trump lawyer claim - Voters in key Trump counties split on job performance - RDU to SBD GOP USES UP ITS MARGIN FOR... Read more
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TribLIVE
Investigator found in 1984 Seattle mayor abused foster son | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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The Columbian
Gorge provides a beautiful backdrop for UnCruise Adventures“Adventure is out there!” That’s what Charles Muntz declares in the 2009 anima
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
“Adventure is out there!” That’s what Charles Muntz declares in the 2009 animated movie “Up” — though sometimes adventure isn’t awaiting in far away South America, but in your own backyard. The Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area is an... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland Metro Saturday Weather: SunnyTrending: sunny. It's a word that appears in the National Weather Service Port
OregonLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
Trending: sunny. It's a word that appears in the National Weather Service Portland-area forecast for Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. On Friday, perhaps for the sake of variety, the forecast adds the modifier... Read more
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The Columbian
Dig at fort is right on the buttonPortland State University senior Rebecca Tait of Portland holds a button Friday
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
Portland State University senior Rebecca Tait of Portland holds a button Friday she found during the archaeological summer field school in Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. The artifact is believed to be a cuff button from a soldier in the 1st... Read more
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The Columbian
DeNorval Unthank family gathers to celebrate new UO hallafternoon, friends and family of DeNorval Unthank Jr., the first black man to g
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
afternoon, friends and family of DeNorval Unthank Jr., the first black man to graduate from the UO’s architecture school, in 1951, gathered to celebrate the name change. Those friends and family knew him as “De,” but are glad to have his last name... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Delta passenger: 'I was hoping for an apology'PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – On Monday, a Delta flight headed to Portland wa
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – On Monday, a Delta flight headed to Portland was diverted and passengers had to sleep on cots in the baggage claim section of Boston Logan Airport. Delta is not giving refunds for the experience. Here's what we know... Read more
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Philly.com
Feds: Philly's fentanyl mail-order 'Narcoboss' out of businessOn Facebook, Henry Koffie called himself a “professional entrepreneur from Sout
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
On Facebook, Henry Koffie called himself a “professional entrepreneur from SouthWest Philadelphia.” He posted selfies flexing his muscles, looking pensive, and flashing large wads of cash. On the darkest corners of the internet, Koffie allegedly... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Delta passenger: 'I was hoping for an apology'PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – On Monday, a Delta flight headed to Portland wa
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) – On Monday, a Delta flight headed to Portland was diverted and passengers had to sleep on cots in the baggage claim section of Boston Logan Airport. Delta is not giving refunds for the experience. Here's what we know... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Bristol Police Log: Bristol man cited for lewd and lascivious conductand cited him for lewd and lascivious conduct. At approximately 7:39 p.m. that
The Addison County Independent / Posted 11 days ago
and cited him for lewd and lascivious conduct. At approximately 7:39 p.m. that day, Bristol police received a complaint that a 13-year-old girl had been grabbed on her rear end by a male stranger while she was shopping with a family member... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
St. Petersburg council candidate Justin Bean has ideas about Rays, Trop and pierST. PETERSBURG — Since returning five years ago to the city where he had spent
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
ST. PETERSBURG — Since returning five years ago to the city where he had spent much of his life growing up, Justin Bean has moved purposefully among St. Petersburg's organizations and leaders. "I immediately started looking at how I could get... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Unthank family gathers to celebrate renaming of UO hallafternoon, friends and family of DeNorval Unthank Jr., the first black man to g
OregonLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
afternoon, friends and family of DeNorval Unthank Jr., the first black man to graduate from the UO's architecture school, in 1951, gathered to celebrate the name change. Those friends and family knew him as "De," but are glad to have his last... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
The rise - and appeal - of homeless villages in PortlandPORTLAND, Ore. — Helping to build the homeless village where he lives has given
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — Helping to build the homeless village where he lives has given Bob Brimmer’s life focus, he says. Bob Brimmer and his dog Scipio at Hazelnut Grove. /Adam Wickham More than that, living there has helped him heal from a tough... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penn State hazing, Portland woman sues DeVos, guns for students: 5 things to know about education today | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine... Read more
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The Columbian
Community notebook: 3 on 3 basketball coming to Marshall Parkon the River at Esther Short Park may have been cancelled, but another outdoor
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
on the River at Esther Short Park may have been cancelled, but another outdoor 3 on 3 basketball tournament has stepped in to fill the summer void in Vancouver. Hoops 360 3on3 Presented by Shoot 360 will take place Aug. 18-20 at Marshall Park... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Net neutrality battle heats up: Expect big internet slowdown WednesdayPORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Are you ready to pay more to use the internet?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Are you ready to pay more to use the internet? According to a coalition of tech and public advocacy companies, "that" could happen soon if the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rolls back regulations put in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Woman who groped passenger gets 8 months home detentionFront Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordT
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only PORTLAND — An Oregon woman... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Net neutrality battle heats up: Expect big internet slowdown WednesdayPORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Are you ready to pay more to use the internet?
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Are you ready to pay more to use the internet? According to a coalition of tech and public advocacy companies, "that" could happen soon if the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rolls back regulations put in... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Jay-Z announces dates for 4:44 TourTheo WargoNEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Rapper Jay-Z performs onstage during TIDAL
Dayton Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Theo WargoNEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Rapper Jay-Z performs onstage during TIDAL X: 1020 Amplified by HTC at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on October 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for TIDAL) The album, regarded by many... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Jay-Z announces dates for 4:44 Touralbum, regarded by many fans as his most personal and vulnerable yet, was relea
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
album, regarded by many fans as his most personal and vulnerable yet, was released exclusively through the rapper’s streaming service, Tidal, June 30. After a week of exclusivity, it was released in physical form and on Apple Music. Variety... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Jay-Z announces dates for 4:44 TourTheo WargoNEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Rapper Jay-Z performs onstage during TIDAL
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
Theo WargoNEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Rapper Jay-Z performs onstage during TIDAL X: 1020 Amplified by HTC at Barclays Center of Brooklyn on October 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for TIDAL) The album, regarded by many... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Jones Becomes 65th Commander Of Nashville District, Includes Chickamauga Lock Brig. Gen. Mark Toy (right), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohi
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Brig. Gen. Mark Toy (right), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division commander, passes the Corps of Engineers flag to Lt. Col. Cullen A. Jones as... Read more
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