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The News & Observer
Charbonneau joins the flow from NCDOT to GoTrianglemove to higher pay at a smaller public agency Mike Charbonneau, a deputy secre
Charbonneau joins the flow from NCDOT to GoTriangle
The News & Observer / Posted 13 minutes ago
move to higher pay at a smaller public agency Mike Charbonneau, a deputy secretary and communications chief at the state Department of Transportation since 2013, is moving to a similar role with GoTriangle, the three-county bus service and... Read more
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Daily Record
School takeovers still have their placeto be unable to do anything about it? Sharon Krengel, policy director for the E
School takeovers still have their place
Daily Record / Posted 13 minutes ago
to be unable to do anything about it? Sharon Krengel, policy director for the Education Law Center, said changes in how the state Department of Education monitors school finances have eliminated the need for full takeovers. But while fiscal... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlinesno great allegiance to the policy, developed and implemented for a quarter-cent
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 minutes ago
no great allegiance to the policy, developed and implemented for a quarter-century by the Transportation Department and the State Department. Even so, forcing action would take more than just complaining about "unfairness" to officials and an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California population nears 40 million, up less than 1 percentCalifornia gained 348,000 residents in 2015, bringing its population to 39.3 mi
California population nears 40 million, up less than 1 percent
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 37 minutes ago
California gained 348,000 residents in 2015, bringing its population to 39.3 million, the state Department of Finance’s demographers reported Monday. The annual growth rate, just under 1 percent, follows a recent pattern and is less than half of... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pelham
Residents Checked Out 106,000 Items From Pelham Library Last Yearof all ages taking out books, studying or just reading. The library is so busy
Residents Checked Out 106,000 Items From Pelham Library Last Year
The Daily Voice - Pelham / Posted 56 minutes ago
of all ages taking out books, studying or just reading. The library is so busy in fact that in a recent report to the state Department of Education, the library found that a total of 106,597 items were checked out in 2015, including books,... Read more
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Breitbart
Peter Schweizer: Uranium Deal Was ‘Win-Win-Win’ for Clintons, Canadian Financiers, Vladimir Putin; ‘Losers Are the American People’$145 million in donations to the Clinton Foundation by interested parties, foll
Peter Schweizer: Uranium Deal Was ‘Win-Win-Win’ for Clintons, Canadian Financiers, Vladimir Putin; ‘Losers Are the American People’
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
$145 million in donations to the Clinton Foundation by interested parties, followed “coincidentally” by Hillary Clinton’s State Department approving the uranium sale. “Basically, it begins in 2005. Bill Clinton goes to a country called... Read more
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Daily Record
How to replace vital documents that are lost or stolenA lost passport also puts you at risk for identity theft, so you need to report
How to replace vital documents that are lost or stolen
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
A lost passport also puts you at risk for identity theft, so you need to report this as soon as possible to the U.S. State Department. Go to travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/passports/lost-stolen.html and fill out Form DS-64. You’ll... Read more
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TribLIVE
Teacher cuts, tax hike remain in lastest Shaler Area budget proposalCamarda said residents could expect the 2017-18 budget to be introduced early i
Teacher cuts, tax hike remain in lastest Shaler Area budget proposal
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
Camarda said residents could expect the 2017-18 budget to be introduced early in January next year in order to ask the state department of education for exceptions to the Act 1 Index and potentially increase the tax rate above the... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
US turns to Russia for saving Syrian truceto the Russians for more pressure on their Syrian government allies to stop or
US turns to Russia for saving Syrian truce
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted an hour ago
to the Russians for more pressure on their Syrian government allies to stop or at least limit attacks in Aleppo. The State Department said Kerry, in his meetings, would "review ongoing efforts to reaffirm the cessation of hostilities... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Trial begins for accused Willimantic child killer; pediatrician, grandmother testifyJune 11 for a regularly scheduled checkup. Kelly testified the child had a "big
Trial begins for accused Willimantic child killer; pediatrician, grandmother testify
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
June 11 for a regularly scheduled checkup. Kelly testified the child had a "big bruise on her back" that he reported to the State Department of Children and Families. Kelly said the child refused to be examined, a situation he called unusual. The... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan regrets US 'lack of appreciation' for its anti-terror role - newkerala.com #57957planned to arrange $700 million for Pakistan to purchase eight F-16 from the US
Pakistan regrets US 'lack of appreciation' for its anti-terror role - newkerala.com #57957
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
planned to arrange $700 million for Pakistan to purchase eight F-16 from the US, the notification for which was made by the State Department to the US Congress in late 2015. "The government and people of Pakistan also desired that Pakistan's... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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Breitbart
Report: Religious Freedom Worldwide ‘Under Serious and Sustained Assault’impunity.” Despite the egregious violations of religious freedom in Pakistan t
Report: Religious Freedom Worldwide ‘Under Serious and Sustained Assault’
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
impunity.” Despite the egregious violations of religious freedom in Pakistan that regularly make headline news, the U.S. State Department has remarkably refused to add Pakistan to its lists of Countries of Particular Concern, an error that the... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas Leads Nation in Refugee Resettlementobtained from the U.S. Department of State by Breitbart Texas. Washington, D.C
Texas Leads Nation in Refugee Resettlement
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
obtained from the U.S. Department of State by Breitbart Texas. Washington, D.C., home to President Barack Obama and the State Department that manages the Presidents refugee resettlement plan has taken in zero refugees. The President’s home state... Read more
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The Washington Times
Religious freedom under threat worldwide: U.S. report(USCIRF) — a bipartisan federal commission created in 1998 to provide annual po
Religious freedom under threat worldwide: U.S. report
The Washington Times / Posted 2 hours ago
(USCIRF) — a bipartisan federal commission created in 1998 to provide annual policy recommendations to the White House, State Department and Congress. In all, the USCIRF called on the State Department to add eight nations to its existing list... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Eyeing Federal Funding To Upgrade Highways Around StateArizona transportation officials are trying to accelerate several key highway p
Arizona Eyeing Federal Funding To Upgrade Highways Around State
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 hours ago
Arizona transportation officials are trying to accelerate several key highway projects. The state Department of Transportation is applying for a total of $110 million in federal grants to improve Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson,... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP, Sangh behind rise in religious violence in 2015, says US Panel on religious freedomcommission will monitor the situation closely during the year ahead to determin
BJP, Sangh behind rise in religious violence in 2015, says US Panel on religious freedom
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
commission will monitor the situation closely during the year ahead to determine if India should be recommended to the U.S. State Department for designation as a ‘country of particular concern,’ the report said. The commission noted that in... Read more
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The Maui News
Ask The MayorHowever, if a complaint is made, staff can be dispatched to check for a violati
Ask The Mayor
The Maui News / Posted 2 hours ago
However, if a complaint is made, staff can be dispatched to check for a violation. As for the hygiene practices, the state Department of Health's Environmental Health Services Division oversees food sanitation and permits, and its program... Read more
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The Financial Express
Religious freedom in India on ‘negative trajectory’: USCIRFare Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Cuba, Indonesia, Kazakhastan, Laos, Malaysia, Russ
Religious freedom in India on ‘negative trajectory’: USCIRF
The Financial Express / Posted 2 hours ago
are Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Cuba, Indonesia, Kazakhastan, Laos, Malaysia, Russia and Turkey. It has recommended to the State Department to designate eight countries u2013 Central African Republic, Egypt, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Syria,... Read more
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The Mercury News
California's gearing up to rein in medical marijuanaFOR SAFETY Businesses producing edibles, concentrates and other marijuana prod
California's gearing up to rein in medical marijuana
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
FOR SAFETY Businesses producing edibles, concentrates and other marijuana products also will have to answer to the state Department of Public Health. The department is hiring additional staff to oversee manufacturing and laboratory testing... Read more
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NJ.com
Inaccurate reval info on Jersey City budget doc leads to N.J. reviewthat may have put some of its $68.4 million in state aid in jeopardy, according
Inaccurate reval info on Jersey City budget doc leads to N.J. review
NJ.com / Posted 3 hours ago
that may have put some of its $68.4 million in state aid in jeopardy, according to Tammori Petty, spokeswoman for the state Department of Community Affairs. Asked to respond, city spokeswoman Jennifer Morrill told The Jersey Journal that the... Read more
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My EastText
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
My EastText / Posted 3 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana high school graduation rate shows second highest rise in decadepublic high school graduation rate is 77.5 percent after the second largest inc
Louisiana high school graduation rate shows second highest rise in decade
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
public high school graduation rate is 77.5 percent after the second largest increase in the past decade, officials of the state Department of Education announced Monday morning. The 2015 figure, the lastest available, is up 2.9 percentage points... Read more
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The News-Times
State celebrates Drinking Water WeekHARTFORD — In celebration of national Drinking Water Week, the state Department
State celebrates Drinking Water Week
The News-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — In celebration of national Drinking Water Week, the state Department of Public Health has recognized several Connecticut water operators for their contributions to the health and safety of the state’s drinking water. The department also... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Looks to Machar, Kiir for Reconciliationin ensuring that the two fully implement the eight chapters of the agreement in
Nation Looks to Machar, Kiir for Reconciliation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
in ensuring that the two fully implement the eight chapters of the agreement in the next 30 months. John Kirbi, the US State Department spokesperson, early in the week said that the scope of future US engagement in helping South Sudan confront... Read more
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FOX News
The lovely and talented Miranda Lambertradiant in white as she posed for photographers as she arrived for the 2015 Ken
The lovely and talented Miranda Lambert
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
radiant in white as she posed for photographers as she arrived for the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors gala dinner at the U.S. State Department in Washington. The honors are bestowed annually on five artists for their lifetime achievement in the arts... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Best Places to Retire in 2016and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally transl
Best Places to Retire in 2016
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally translates to "Pure Life." According to the U.S. State Department, more than 100,000 America expatriates live in Costa Rica. 2. Brazil Brazil is a massive country with a... Read more
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FOX Business
Best Places to Retire in 2016and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally transl
Best Places to Retire in 2016
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally translates to "Pure Life." According to the U.S. State Department, more than 100,000 America expatriates live in Costa Rica. 2. Brazil Brazil is a massive country with a... Read more
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FOX Business
Best Places to Retire in 2016and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally transl
Best Places to Retire in 2016
FOX Business / Posted 4 hours ago
and you'll hear people greet eat other with "Pura Vida," which literally translates to "Pure Life." According to the U.S. State Department, more than 100,000 America expatriates live in Costa Rica. 2. Brazil Brazil is a massive country with a... Read more
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The Brown and White
N.J. wants to know if school should start after 8:30 a.m.New Jersey is considering the potential benefits of pushing back school start t
N.J. wants to know if school should start after 8:30 a.m.
The Brown and White / Posted 4 hours ago
New Jersey is considering the potential benefits of pushing back school start times, and the state Department of Education wants to hear what teachers, parents and students think. The state is holding a series of public hearings this week, beginning... Read more
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Christian Today
Religious freedom under 'serious and sustained assault' around the world, US commission says30 countries, including China, Sudan, North Korea, Nigeria, Pakistan, Iraq and
Religious freedom under 'serious and sustained assault' around the world, US commission says
Christian Today / Posted 4 hours ago
30 countries, including China, Sudan, North Korea, Nigeria, Pakistan, Iraq and Syria. The USCIRF recommended that the US State Department add eight more countries to its list of "countries of particular concern", where "particularly severe... Read more
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York Daily Record
Top German lawmaker: Trump presidency would put U.S.-Europe unity at riskcommittee, spoke last week to a small group of reporters in Washington between
Top German lawmaker: Trump presidency would put U.S.-Europe unity at risk
York Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
committee, spoke last week to a small group of reporters in Washington between meetings with members of Congress and the State Department. His main concern were comments the Republican front-runner made last week promising a shift in U.S. foreign... Read more
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Op-Ed News
For my friends who think it's important (now) to elect HRC and take back the Senate - a short history lesson(more testing) Duncan who put Bush's No Child Left Behind on steroids. And Hill
For my friends who think it's important (now) to elect HRC and take back the Senate - a short history lesson
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 hours ago
(more testing) Duncan who put Bush's No Child Left Behind on steroids. And Hillary Clinton was installed as head of the State Department where she ran it like it was a wing of the Pentagon. Foreign policy under Obama and Hillary continued to... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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News 8000
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since releasehe lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: First live interview since release
News 8000 / Posted 4 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
On the Spot: Is renting a car in Baja the best use of your time and money?of driving automobiles or some combination of the three. If you do take the wh
On the Spot: Is renting a car in Baja the best use of your time and money?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 hours ago
of driving automobiles or some combination of the three. If you do take the wheel, here are some things to know: --The State Department offers information on driving in Mexico . (Scroll down to Travel and Transportation.) Among the tidbits:... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Highway 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct closure, Day 2: What you need to knowsee more traffic on Monday mornings, compared to the typical ‘Friday lite,’” Tr
Highway 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct closure, Day 2: What you need to know
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 hours ago
see more traffic on Monday mornings, compared to the typical ‘Friday lite,’” Travis Phelps, spokesman for the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), said last week. “Drivers need to have their A game on for Monday.” Tunnel boring... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Consumption of Untreated Animal Products RisingThere is an increase of cases of consumers eating untreated animal products. D
Consumption of Untreated Animal Products Rising
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
There is an increase of cases of consumers eating untreated animal products. Dr Andrew Tuimur, the PS State Department of Livestock, said that people are feeding on meat from sick animals and taking contaminated milk leading to diseases. He asked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Embrace Ornamental Fish Farming, Farmers Advisedand identified. It is possible to collect the fish from the wild but the farmer
Embrace Ornamental Fish Farming, Farmers Advised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
and identified. It is possible to collect the fish from the wild but the farmer should first obtain permit from the State Department of Fisheries for exploitation from the wild." There are about 20,600 pieces of fresh water ornamental fish... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Kenneth Bae thanks Dennis Rodman for rantto his plight. “I thank Dennis Rodman for being a catalyst for my release,” Bae
Kenneth Bae thanks Dennis Rodman for rant
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 5 hours ago
to his plight. “I thank Dennis Rodman for being a catalyst for my release,” Bae said Monday. In November 2014, the State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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Washington Post
Daniel Aaron, scholar who helped develop academic field of American studies, dies at 103surprise, Dr. Aaron later discovered that some of the people he encountered ove
Daniel Aaron, scholar who helped develop academic field of American studies, dies at 103
Washington Post / Posted 5 hours ago
surprise, Dr. Aaron later discovered that some of the people he encountered overseas — including some members of the U.S. State Department — assumed he was a spy. When a journalist in Uruguay charged him with being a “cultural imperialist,” Dr.... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Kenneth Bae: '735 days in North Korea was long enough'he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital
Kenneth Bae: '735 days in North Korea was long enough'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 hours ago
he lost about 60 pounds and at one point was placed in a North Korean hospital to recuperate. In November 2014, the U.S. State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
House approves school sex abuse billmisconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applican
House approves school sex abuse bill
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
misconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applicants fulfilled disclosure requirements. The state Department of Education would act as a clearing house for employment information, including criminal charges. The... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
House approves school sex abuse billmisconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applican
House approves school sex abuse bill
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 hours ago
misconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applicants fulfilled disclosure requirements. The state Department of Education would act as a clearing house for employment information, including criminal charges. The... Read more
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Connecticut Post
House approves school sex abuse billmisconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applican
House approves school sex abuse bill
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 hours ago
misconduct and abuse. School boards would be require to make sure the applicants fulfilled disclosure requirements. The state Department of Education would act as a clearing house for employment information, including criminal charges. The... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
LIVE UPDATES: Tracking your Monday morning commute on day 4 of viaduct closureSEATTLE -- The Washington State Department of Transportation is warning commute
LIVE UPDATES: Tracking your Monday morning commute on day 4 of viaduct closure
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 hours ago
SEATTLE -- The Washington State Department of Transportation is warning commuters to "expect a more challenging commute Monday" since the closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct last Friday. While the traffic backups on Interstate 5 were not as bad as... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Kenneth Bae describes torment and hard labor in first live interviewto his plight. “I thank Dennis Rodman for being a catalyst for my release,” Bae
Kenneth Bae describes torment and hard labor in first live interview
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 hours ago
to his plight. “I thank Dennis Rodman for being a catalyst for my release,” Bae said Monday. In November 2014, the State Department announced it had secured the release of Bae and another American held by North Korea, Matthew Todd... Read more
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