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Daily Journal
Helping Handto wear blue or blue jeans on April 29, or another day in April; make a donatio
Helping Hand
Daily Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
to wear blue or blue jeans on April 29, or another day in April; make a donation of $5 to CASA; and then share pictures on social media sites with the hashtag #Blue4CASAofCGS. Proceeds will be used to help children in foster care have a voice in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for February 2016available. Training provided. Volunteers—We need people to help with displays,
Volunteer Opportunities for February 2016
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
available. Training provided. Volunteers—We need people to help with displays, gardening, acquisitions, and gift shop. Research History Buffs—Help us bring history alive by becoming a researcher of the Cuyuna Range and its founding families.... Read more
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The Courier
Boys want to look fit to be happydecided they want to look fit and sporty - and think they will be happier if th
Boys want to look fit to be happy
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
decided they want to look fit and sporty - and think they will be happier if they do - a new body image study has found. Researchers from Victoria's Deakin University interviewed 70 children aged eight to ten to identify what body shapes boys... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techand full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 hours ago
and full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December when the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation gave CODE2040 a $1.2 million grant to expand its programs. Erica Joy BakerSenior engineer at Slack Technologies,... Read more
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First Coast News
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techand full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
First Coast News / Posted 8 hours ago
and full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December when the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation gave CODE2040 a $1.2 million grant to expand its programs. Erica Joy BakerSenior engineer at Slack Technologies,... Read more
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KTVB Boise
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techand full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 hours ago
and full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December when the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation gave CODE2040 a $1.2 million grant to expand its programs. Erica Joy BakerSenior engineer at Slack Technologies,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techand full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 8 hours ago
and full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December when the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation gave CODE2040 a $1.2 million grant to expand its programs. Erica Joy BakerSenior engineer at Slack Technologies,... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can America Put Itself Back Together?San Bernardino as a poor, troubled town that sadly managed to combine nearly ev
Can America Put Itself Back Together?
The Atlantic / Posted 8 hours ago
San Bernardino as a poor, troubled town that sadly managed to combine nearly every destructive economic, political, and social trend of the country as a whole. San Bernardino went into bankruptcy in 2012 and was only beginning to emerge at the... Read more
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MumBRELLA
CommsCon Awards short-list revealed - Red Agency achieves most nominations& Stone also picked up four short-listings, as did One Green Bean. In the Agen
CommsCon Awards short-list revealed - Red Agency achieves most nominations
MumBRELLA / Posted 8 hours ago
& Stone also picked up four short-listings, as did One Green Bean. In the Agency of the Year categories, The Cru Media + Communications, Kite Communications, F4WARD Agency, Propeller, Poem Group and Bench PR will fight it out to be named... Read more
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Slate
How Ted Cruz Turned Naked Careerism Into a Winning Campaign StrategyIssenberg has done a terrific job reporting on Cruz’s microtargeting efforts. T
How Ted Cruz Turned Naked Careerism Into a Winning Campaign Strategy
Slate / Posted 9 hours ago
Issenberg has done a terrific job reporting on Cruz’s microtargeting efforts. The campaign has invested in psychographic research and polling that parses the electorate into the most fractional components. Cruz, for instance, discovered that... Read more
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USA Today
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in techand full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December
13 leaders aiming to increase African Americans in tech
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
and full-time jobs at top tech companies. That work was recognized in December when the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation gave CODE2040 a $1.2 million grant to expand its programs. Erica Joy BakerSenior engineer at Slack Technologies,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Thousands of North-East men paying for sex every day - with transactions increasingly arranged on the internetprostitution, which includes sex workers advertising on the internet, or workin
Thousands of North-East men paying for sex every day - with transactions increasingly arranged on the internet
Northern Echo / Posted 13 hours ago
prostitution, which includes sex workers advertising on the internet, or working for escort agencies and brothels. Researchers found that Newcastle had the most brothels in the region with 20, while Durham had 12 and Darlington... Read more
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Northern Echo
Thousands of North-East men paying for sex every day - with transactions increasing arranged on the internetprostitution, which includes sex workers advertising on the internet, or workin
Thousands of North-East men paying for sex every day - with transactions increasing arranged on the internet
Northern Echo / Posted 14 hours ago
prostitution, which includes sex workers advertising on the internet, or working for escort agencies and brothels. Researchers found that Newcastle had the most brothels in the region with 20, while Durham had 12 and Darlington... Read more
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The New Statesman
How the middle-aged became the hedonistshas halved since 1980. These trends reflect how times have changed for young p
How the middle-aged became the hedonists
The New Statesman / Posted 17 hours ago
has halved since 1980. These trends reflect how times have changed for young people. The rise of online entertainment and socialising has its downsides, such as increased loneliness and anxiety, but teenagers and those in their early twenties have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cnbc Owners Eye Bigger Investments in RwandaCMA Investment Holdings, an investment vehicle of his family which consolidates
Cnbc Owners Eye Bigger Investments in Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
CMA Investment Holdings, an investment vehicle of his family which consolidates investments that include interests in the media, education ,and IT. Below are the excerpts: What informed your network's decision to establish the regional... Read more
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Quartz
The stirring, prescient, amazingly naive Declaration of Independence of Cyberspace, 20 years onof Cyberspace, published 20 years ago tomorrow (Feb. 8) by John Perry Barlow, a
The stirring, prescient, amazingly naive Declaration of Independence of Cyberspace, 20 years on
Quartz / Posted yesterday
of Cyberspace, published 20 years ago tomorrow (Feb. 8) by John Perry Barlow, a co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the online civil-liberties group. Barlow, a rugged, rough-voiced Wyoming ex-rancher, is also a former lyricist... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - Feb. 7included: First place—business story—Travis Grimler. First place—local breaki
Business Notes - Feb. 7
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
included: First place—business story—Travis Grimler. First place—local breaking news coverage. First place—best use of social media. Second place—design portfolio—Marcy Nickel. Second place—best use of video. Second place—best use of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Courses in manhood for African-American boysdive into African-American history and culture, from ancient civilizations to t
Courses in manhood for African-American boys
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
dive into African-American history and culture, from ancient civilizations to the civil rights movement to contemporary media. All classes are taught by black male instructors whose own experiences and perspectives provide a multidimensional... Read more
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USA Today
One Nation: Millennials help fuel surge in crowdfunding for health care, other causesmillennials for the crowdfunding effort’s success. Chalk it up to the rise of a
One Nation: Millennials help fuel surge in crowdfunding for health care, other causes
USA Today / Posted yesterday
millennials for the crowdfunding effort’s success. Chalk it up to the rise of a younger generation that’s comfortable with social media and unafraid of technology, combined with the growth of the Internet as a mainstream medium. It’s this... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMALocal chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMA
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Local chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25 hottest skills on its social networking site were technology related in 2015. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school to help... Read more
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The Age
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMALocal chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMA
The Age / Posted yesterday
Local chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25 hottest skills on its social networking site were technology related in 2015. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school to help... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMALocal chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMA
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Local chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25 hottest skills on its social networking site were technology related in 2015. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school to help... Read more
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WA Today
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMALocal chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMA
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Local chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25 hottest skills on its social networking site were technology related in 2015. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school to help... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMALocal chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25
Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school: ADMA
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Local chief executive of LinkedIn, Cliff Rosenberg, has said that 17 of the 25 hottest skills on its social networking site were technology related in 2015. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Mathematics should be compulsory during all of high school to help... Read more
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WA Today
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power coupleChristine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power couple
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Christine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news outlet Crikey updated its catalogue of media power couples last month, there was one dynamic duo left off the list: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman. Greste,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power coupleChristine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power couple
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Christine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news outlet Crikey updated its catalogue of media power couples last month, there was one dynamic duo left off the list: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman. Greste,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power coupleChristine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power couple
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Christine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news outlet Crikey updated its catalogue of media power couples last month, there was one dynamic duo left off the list: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman. Greste,... Read more
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The Advocate
Business Honors for Feb. 7, 2016finance. Both groups presented a strategy to acknowledge Target’s support of t
Business Honors for Feb. 7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
finance. Both groups presented a strategy to acknowledge Target’s support of the LGBT community.The Baton Rouge Social Media Association presented SoMe Awards to recognize 2015’s best campaigns, tweets, blogs and posts. Categories and... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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The Young Witness
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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Western Advocate
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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The Courier
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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The Border Mail
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language developmentlaptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language s
Traditional toys beat gadgets in language development
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
laptops and other electronic toys that promise to improve children's language skills could be all talk. New research suggests that electronic toys are waste of money when it comes to a baby's development, and they may be better off... Read more
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The Hindu
After Rohith Vemula: the Sunday Magazine team discovers the new contours of discriminationDalit student leaves a well-written and poignant note in English that will be c
After Rohith Vemula: the Sunday Magazine team discovers the new contours of discrimination
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Dalit student leaves a well-written and poignant note in English that will be considered worthy of sympathy and outrage by social media, but our colleges and universities leave behind many a Dalit student who wants to get ahead. Students from Dalit... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Excessive Facebook Checking Linked With Sleep Problemsin 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg and his roommates from Harvard College, and since th
Excessive Facebook Checking Linked With Sleep Problems
Doctors Health Press / Posted 2 days ago
in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg and his roommates from Harvard College, and since then it has become one of the most popular social media websites in the world. It has helped millions of people connect, and it has even helped others grow... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes--EMDASH--Feb. 7included: First place—business story—Travis Grimler. First place—local breaki
Business Notes--EMDASH--Feb. 7
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
included: First place—business story—Travis Grimler. First place—local breaking news coverage. First place—best use of social media. Second place—design portfolio—Marcy Nickel. Second place—best use of video. Second place—best use of... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Volunteer Opportunities for Februaryavailable. Training provided. Volunteers—We need people to help with displays,
Volunteer Opportunities for February
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
available. Training provided. Volunteers—We need people to help with displays, gardening, acquisitions, and gift shop. Research History Buffs—Help us bring history alive by becoming a researcher of the Cuyuna Range and its founding families.... Read more
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The Age
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power coupleChristine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power couple
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Christine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news outlet Crikey updated its catalogue of media power couples last month, there was one dynamic duo left off the list: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman. Greste,... Read more
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The Hill
Public-private partnerships help curb online sex trafficking, but more must be donesecurity missions, and Thorn, an NGO active in fighting online child sexual abu
Public-private partnerships help curb online sex trafficking, but more must be done
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
security missions, and Thorn, an NGO active in fighting online child sexual abuse content. This partnership has advanced research into possible recruitment efforts by traffickers on social media. Further, TRSS has been a key partner in the... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Crescent students participate in Penguin Inquiry Projectclass at Crescent Elementary School participated in an inquiry project in Janua
Crescent students participate in Penguin Inquiry Project
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
class at Crescent Elementary School participated in an inquiry project in January. Each student chose a penguin to research. The students had to find out how their special penguin is best fit for its habitat. With the help of Mrs. Rumney,... Read more
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Investopedia
Ted Cruz's Flat Tax: More Simple or Unequal?Defying the odds and a barrage of media criticism, Republican presidential cand
Ted Cruz's Flat Tax: More Simple or Unequal?
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Defying the odds and a barrage of media criticism, Republican presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz from Texas beat front-runner Donald Trump at the Iowa caucuses. The caucus results may not be conclusive or, even, indicative of an eventual win for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power coupleChristine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news
Private Sydney: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman are the new media power couple
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Christine Jackman and Peter Greste, who are dating. Photo: Facebook When news outlet Crikey updated its catalogue of media power couples last month, there was one dynamic duo left off the list: Peter Greste and Christine Jackman. Greste,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ALS challenge is real beyond the bucket for Debra Briggs, husband WalterDebra Briggs is the face of ALS. Things got confusing in 2014, when a social me
ALS challenge is real beyond the bucket for Debra Briggs, husband Walter
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Debra Briggs is the face of ALS. Things got confusing in 2014, when a social media craze called the Ice Bucket Challenge captivated the country. It seemed everybody wanted to take the plunge, all for a worthy cause. Briggs didn't get a penny. She... Read more
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CTV News
'No Hair Selfies' show solidarity with cancer patientsPeople around the world are shaving their heads and snapping selfies to raise m
'No Hair Selfies' show solidarity with cancer patients
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
People around the world are shaving their heads and snapping selfies to raise money for cancer research, and to show solidarity with those who have lost their hair to cancer treatment. The “No Hair Selfie” campaign is a World Cancer Day challenge... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Need to slash student debt? Watch out for ripoffsavoid getting fleeced. The latest warning: Watch out for official-looking fede
Need to slash student debt? Watch out for ripoffs
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
avoid getting fleeced. The latest warning: Watch out for official-looking federal logos that are slapped onto websites and social media sites to promote programs to reduce your student loan payments. A logo doesn't mean it's part of some generous... Read more
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examiner.com
Requiem for a Heisman trophy: Cleveland Browns ready to jettison Johnny Manzielwill be addressed when permitted by league rules. We will have no further comme
Requiem for a Heisman trophy: Cleveland Browns ready to jettison Johnny Manziel
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
will be addressed when permitted by league rules. We will have no further comment at this time." Rather than what major media outlets are portraying at this time, “the last straw” for the Cleveland Browns was really reached months, perhaps... Read more
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USA Today
Corrections & Clarificationscenter worker Swandea Johnson-Denson was initially misspelled. http://www.usato
Corrections & Clarifications
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
center worker Swandea Johnson-Denson was initially misspelled. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2015/06/24/walmart-foundation-summer-meal/29175811/ News: A previous version of this story misidentified when Sears said it would remove... Read more
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Market Watch
Is this robocall illegal? The line blurs for people with student debthelp him pay off his federal student loans, he was both intrigued and skeptical
Is this robocall illegal? The line blurs for people with student debt
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
help him pay off his federal student loans, he was both intrigued and skeptical. He’s a policy associate for the Century Foundation, a nonpartisan research organization focused on education, the economy and other topics, and he remembers thinking... Read more
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