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Boston Globe
Study finds Bostonians don’t like tourists very muchTake in a free concert or movie at the Hatch Shell beside the Charles. The Frid
Study finds Bostonians don’t like tourists very much
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
Take in a free concert or movie at the Hatch Shell beside the Charles. The Friday Night Flicks series offers family-friendly movies throughout the summer. For 10 weeks this summer, enjoy free admission to 70 museums, art centers, zoos and more,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Democrats choose former House member to replace GlazierFAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Democratic leaders in Cumberland County have selected
Democrats choose former House member to replace Glazier
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Democratic leaders in Cumberland County have selected former North Carolina Rep. Billy Richardson to replace a resigning House member. The Fayetteville Observer reports (http://bit.ly/1JDpf2S ) that executive committee... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Democrats choose former House member to replace GlazierFAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Democratic leaders in Cumberland County have selected
Democrats choose former House member to replace Glazier
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 hours ago
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Democratic leaders in Cumberland County have selected former North Carolina Rep. Billy Richardson to replace a resigning House member. The Fayetteville Observer reports (http://bit.ly/1JDpf2S ) that executive committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coast Drugs War to Begin TuesdayCoast region officials will start the war on drugs on Tuesday, President Uhuru
Coast Drugs War to Begin Tuesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Coast region officials will start the war on drugs on Tuesday, President Uhuru Kenyatta has said, a day after declaring "total war" on the menace. Uhuru issued the directive to county commissioners, county commanders and MPs on Friday, when he... Read more
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York Daily Record
White roses and thornsWHITE ROSES >> And good luck to the amazing Red Land Little League team as it p
White roses and thorns
York Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
WHITE ROSES >> And good luck to the amazing Red Land Little League team as it plays today for the U.S. championship and a slot in the World Series final. What a wonderful story this has been. We're in awe of the northern York County team's poise and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mnangagwa: I’m not president in waitingVICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said his current party and government pos
Mnangagwa: I’m not president in waiting
New Zimbabwe / Posted 16 hours ago
VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said his current party and government positions do not make him President-in-waiting. He spoke about President Robert Mugabe’s succession, the country’s imploding economy and Zanu PF divisions in an interview... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Osun Judge Sues Speaker, Lawmakers Over Aregbesola ProbeA High Court Judge in Osun, Folahanmi Oloyede, has filed a motion in an Osogbo
Osun Judge Sues Speaker, Lawmakers Over Aregbesola Probe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
A High Court Judge in Osun, Folahanmi Oloyede, has filed a motion in an Osogbo High Court, challenging the Osun State House of Assemnbly's handling of a petition she forwarded to it. Justice Oloyede had petitioned the assembly, calling for the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Baker reaffirms goal of expanding school choiceBy Colin A. Young State House News Service BOSTON -- As he prepares charter sch
Baker reaffirms goal of expanding school choice
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
By Colin A. Young State House News Service BOSTON -- As he prepares charter school legislation he plans to file this fall, Gov. Charlie Baker on Friday said expanding school choice options for Massachusetts students and families will be a goal of his... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State Police exploring expanded use of plate readers Newly sworn in state police Col. Richard McKeon answers reporters questions o
State Police exploring expanded use of plate readers
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Newly sworn in state police Col. Richard McKeon answers reporters questions on license plate readers on Thursday. STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE / ANTONIO CABAN WORCESTER -- The new head of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Ernie Boch Jr. says protesters welcome at Donald Trump bashCar czar Ernie Boch Jr. has a familiar message for the dozens of pro-choice act
Ernie Boch Jr. says protesters welcome at Donald Trump bash
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Car czar Ernie Boch Jr. has a familiar message for the dozens of pro-choice activists planning to protest his fundraiser for Donald Trump this evening: Come on down! “Everybody’s entitled to their opinion,” Boch told the Herald last night. “Nobody... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Am Not on the Run, Says Ondo Assembly SpeakerAkure — The Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele has dismis
I Am Not on the Run, Says Ondo Assembly Speaker
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Akure — The Speaker of Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele has dismissed a recent publication that she was arrested due to the crises in Ilaje Local Government Area. Akindele appealed to journalists and other media practitioners in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambode Shifts Reforms to Councils, May Sack 57 Executive SecretariesThere are strong indications that the on-going restructuring and reforms in the
Ambode Shifts Reforms to Councils, May Sack 57 Executive Secretaries
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
There are strong indications that the on-going restructuring and reforms in the Lagos State Civil Service will soon be extended to the 20 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs in the state.Presently, the affairs of the councils... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Hope to Bring Relief to Out-of-School Girls - Action Health IncorporationAMINAT Yusf (real name withheld) is a 16 years old girl who resides in Iwaya, L
We Hope to Bring Relief to Out-of-School Girls - Action Health Incorporation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
AMINAT Yusf (real name withheld) is a 16 years old girl who resides in Iwaya, Lagos. Having been denied of having any basic form of education by her parents, she ran away from her home and came to live in Lagos. She was fortunate enough to meet some... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
District Workshop to Develop Operational Plans for the Implementation of the Health Sector Recovery PlanFreetown — Over the past few months, the Recovery and Delivery Team in the Mini
District Workshop to Develop Operational Plans for the Implementation of the Health Sector Recovery Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Freetown — Over the past few months, the Recovery and Delivery Team in the Ministry of Health and Sanitation has worked assiduously to map out resources, develop detailed operational plans at the programme level, and develop M&E tools for the... Read more
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Washington Post
McAuliffe favors opening private personnel files after TV shootingsThis undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who kille
McAuliffe favors opening private personnel files after TV shootings
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
This undated photo provided by WDBJ-TV, shows Vester Lee Flanagan II, who killed WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward Wednesday. (WDBJ-TV via AP/AP) RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday that he would favor making it easier for... Read more
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The Evening Sun
State Rep. Mike Regan to run for state SenateState Rep. Mike Regan, R-Carroll Township, plans to run for a state senate seat
State Rep. Mike Regan to run for state Senate
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
State Rep. Mike Regan, R-Carroll Township, plans to run for a state senate seat in 2016, he said in a news release Thursday. Regan previously worked as U.S. Marshal for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and as deputy inspector general for the... Read more
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York Daily Record
State Rep. Mike Regan to run for state SenateState Rep. Mike Regan, R-Carroll Township, plans to run for a state senate seat
State Rep. Mike Regan to run for state Senate
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
State Rep. Mike Regan, R-Carroll Township, plans to run for a state senate seat in 2016, he said in a news release Thursday. Regan previously worked as U.S. Marshal for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and as deputy inspector general for the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
State leaders urged to make early childhood a priorityThe Florida Children and Youth Cabinet voted Thursday to send a letter to state
State leaders urged to make early childhood a priority
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
The Florida Children and Youth Cabinet voted Thursday to send a letter to state leaders, urging them to prioritize early-childhood education, intervention and other services for "the first 1,000 days" from pregnancy to age 3. "These are the years of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni to Meet Judges On SundayKampala — President Museveni will on Sunday meet all judges at State House, Ent
Museveni to Meet Judges On Sunday
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — President Museveni will on Sunday meet all judges at State House, Entebbe, Daily Monitor has learnt. According to a highly placed source in the Judiciary that preferred anonymity, the meeting is intended to brief the Head of State on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kawooya's Rosary Rubs Muslims the Wrong WaySembabule — Muslims in Sembabule District have asked the district Woman MP Hani
Kawooya's Rosary Rubs Muslims the Wrong Way
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Sembabule — Muslims in Sembabule District have asked the district Woman MP Hanifa Kawooya to come clean on her alleged change of religious faith. This comes a week after Ms Kawooya was seen at various public functions in the district wearing a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Chair Invited to IndiaPresident Mugabe has been invited to attend the Third India-Africa summit in Oc
AU Chair Invited to India
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Mugabe has been invited to attend the Third India-Africa summit in October this year which brings together 54 countries and shares issues of common interest between the continent and the Asian country. He was invited in his capacity as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ikorodu Community Protests Alleged Shooting of Three Residents By Naval MenFollowing the shooting of three of their members on Monday, residents of Majidu
Ikorodu Community Protests Alleged Shooting of Three Residents By Naval Men
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Following the shooting of three of their members on Monday, residents of Majidun community in Ikorodu, Lagos, yesterday, marched to the Lagos State House of Assembly to protest alleged killings by men of the Nigeria Navy in the area. The protesters,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Summons Abdulsalami, Others Over Centenary ProjectAbuja — Disturbed over the controversy trailing the Centenary City Project, Pre
Buhari Summons Abdulsalami, Others Over Centenary Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Abuja — Disturbed over the controversy trailing the Centenary City Project, President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned the Governing Board of the Project, chaired by the former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar and his members to offer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PDP Faults APC's Allegations Against FayoseThe People's Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti state has faulted the statement by
PDP Faults APC's Allegations Against Fayose
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The People's Democratic Party, PDP, in Ekiti state has faulted the statement by the All Progressives Congress, APC, against Governor Ayo Fayose, saying it is bereft of common sense or any element of wisdom and it could only be a blind mind mentality... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted
Teary-Eyed Hamutenya Blames Swapo Exit On 'Lies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Overwhelmed by emotion, veteran politician Hidipo Hamutenya yesterday admitted to throwing the baby out with the bathwater by altogether quitting the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) - the party he co-founded - to re-join the ruling Swapo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Head of EU Delegation Bids FarewellThe Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Namibia for the last four yea
Head of EU Delegation Bids Farewell
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Namibia for the last four years, Ambassador Raul Fuentes Milani, bade farewell to President Hage Geingob during a brief meeting at State House on Tuesday. Milani noted that four years is a lengthy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nujoma Absent From Heroes Day Celebration ... Said to Be ExhaustedThe two former presidents Sam Nujoma and Hifikepunye Pohamba did not attend the
Nujoma Absent From Heroes Day Celebration ... Said to Be Exhausted
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The two former presidents Sam Nujoma and Hifikepunye Pohamba did not attend the Heroes Day celebration, which raised eyebrows. It was the first time since independence the two have been absent from the national event. The main celebration of Heroes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Okays Railway Rehabilitation ProjectsThe on-going railway modernisation projects initiated by the federal government
Buhari Okays Railway Rehabilitation Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The on-going railway modernisation projects initiated by the federal government during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan have been sanctioned by President Muhammadu Buhari. Apparently impressed by the developments in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Vs. the ICC (The Sequel) and Other News in This Week's Press ReviewYou might want to get some popcorn for this one. It's Kenya versus the Internat
Kenya Vs. the ICC (The Sequel) and Other News in This Week's Press Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
You might want to get some popcorn for this one. It's Kenya versus the International Criminal Court (ICC), the sequel. Like any movie follow-up, the actors are the same, the script has been tweaked and, so far at least, the battle between the main... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arms Deal - We Were Sidelined - Defence MinistryThe Ministry of Defence said yesterday that it was initially involved in the pr
Arms Deal - We Were Sidelined - Defence Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of Defence said yesterday that it was initially involved in the procurement of military hardware and ammunitions before the responsibility was later shifted to security services. Permanent Secretary Ismaila Aliyu stated this in an... Read more
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Washington Post
GOP group to pump $100K into Va. races in bid to draw women, minoritiesEd Gillespie, who nearly unseated Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) last year, said the
GOP group to pump $100K into Va. races in bid to draw women, minorities
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
Ed Gillespie, who nearly unseated Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) last year, said the GOP is trying to boost its appeal to women and minorities. (Kate Patterson/For The Washington Post) RICHMOND — A national Republican group on Friday pledged to pump a... Read more
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Boston Globe
The long, depressing history of Green Line extension cost increasesHere’s a quick look back at Green Line extension price points since 2005. $438
The long, depressing history of Green Line extension cost increases
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Here’s a quick look back at Green Line extension price points since 2005. $438 million-$600 million According to a state report looking into the project, $438 million was the early projected cost of extending the Green Line to both Union Square in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kukah Meets Buhari Behind Closed DoorsThe Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, on Thursday held a closed
Kukah Meets Buhari Behind Closed Doors
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, on Thursday held a closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa. The issues discussed at the meeting, which lasted about 30 minutes, according to an online news... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BBOG, Others Set Fresh Agenda for Buhari, NGF On Chibok GirlsA coalition of civil society groups under the aegis of Bring Back Our Girls (BB
BBOG, Others Set Fresh Agenda for Buhari, NGF On Chibok Girls
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
A coalition of civil society groups under the aegis of Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group yesterday set fresh targets to mark 500 days since 276 female students of Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State were abducted from their school by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Okowa's Smart InitiativesCONTINUED FROM YESTERDAY In this respect Okowa said: "During my tenure as gove
Advancing Socio-Economic Development Through Okowa's Smart Initiatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
CONTINUED FROM YESTERDAY In this respect Okowa said: "During my tenure as governor, at least, one city or urban settlement in each of the 10 federal constituencies will be designated for comprehensive renewal." In doing this, the governor-elect... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dr. Kandeh Yumkella's Political Baptism"It is not the consciousness of men that determines their existence, but their
Dr. Kandeh Yumkella's Political Baptism
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
"It is not the consciousness of men that determines their existence, but their social existence that determines their consciousness." Karl Marx, Preface to A Contribution to the Critique of Political Economy. Dr. Kandeh Kolleh Yumkellah got his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magufuli Defends CCM On ChangeBy Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani Mbalizi and Longido — Union presidential c
Magufuli Defends CCM On Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani Mbalizi and Longido — Union presidential candidate on CCM ticket, Dr John Magufuli, has played down the argument that changes could not be attained through his party, challenging his critics to borrow a leaf from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Adjourns Hearing on Suit Against Osun Lawmakers to Sept 3Osogbo — An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has fixed hearing on the su
Court Adjourns Hearing on Suit Against Osun Lawmakers to Sept 3
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Osogbo — An Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has fixed hearing on the suit filed by Justice Folahanmi Oloyede against the state House of Assembly for Thursday, September 3, 2015. Justice Oloyede had filed a motion ex-parte asking the court to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwara Governor Appoints Nine AdvisersThe Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the appointment of nin
Kwara Governor Appoints Nine Advisers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the appointment of nine Special Advisers three months after he was sworn in as governor for a second term. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Sola Gold, said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fear Grips Benue Lawmakers Over 'Poverty Induced' DeathsMakurdi — Fear has enveloped members of the Benue State House of Assembly follo
Fear Grips Benue Lawmakers Over 'Poverty Induced' Deaths
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Makurdi — Fear has enveloped members of the Benue State House of Assembly following deaths recorded among members of the Forum of Former State Legislators (FFSL) within a short period. Daily Trust gathered that at least five of the former lawmakers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Northwest Tops Buhari's AppointmentsOf 19 key appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari, six are from
Northwest Tops Buhari's Appointments
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Of 19 key appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari, six are from the north-west geo-political zone, five from north-east, four from south-south, three from south-west, one from north central and nil from south-east. Those from the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MMD Is Dead - ChamaBy Sylvester Mwale and Chusa Sichone PATRIOTIC Front (PF) secretary general Da
MMD Is Dead - Chama
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Sylvester Mwale and Chusa Sichone PATRIOTIC Front (PF) secretary general Davies Chama has charged that the MMD is a finished party trying to gain political mileage by making wild allegations aimed at scandalising the ruling party. Mr Chama said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Igbo Group - Appointment Is Buhari's PrerogativeThe South-East Progressives Forum has said that appointment is the prerogative
Igbo Group - Appointment Is Buhari's Prerogative
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The South-East Progressives Forum has said that appointment is the prerogative of President Muhammadu Buhari. The forum said this in an interview with State House correspondents last night shortly after meeting with Buhari, at the Aso Rock... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari, Kukah Meet in Aso Rock VillaThe Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah,
Buhari, Kukah Meet in Aso Rock Villa
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah, yesterday visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House in Abuja. The clergyman left the President's office at 11.35 am soon after having a closed-door meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Centenary City - Abdulsalami, Others Meet Buhari TodayThe governing board of the Centenary City Plc headed by former Head of State Ge
Centenary City - Abdulsalami, Others Meet Buhari Today
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The governing board of the Centenary City Plc headed by former Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd) will meet President Muhammadu Buhari today over the controversy trailing the Centenary City project. The Permanent Secretary (General... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hot Property: Penthouse B offers high styleThe three-bedroom, three-bath Penthouse B duplex condo that just went up for sa
Hot Property: Penthouse B offers high style
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
The three-bedroom, three-bath Penthouse B duplex condo that just went up for sale at Millennium Place has no shortage of sizzle. It features a rooftop solarium/family room above the 15th floor with a granite-topped wet bar that opens out to a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former congressman and state lawmaker Boccieri is favored in battle for Gerberry’s House seatWho will replace Democrat Ronald V. Gerberry as the 59th Ohio House District re
Former congressman and state lawmaker Boccieri is favored in battle for Gerberry’s House seat
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Who will replace Democrat Ronald V. Gerberry as the 59th Ohio House District representative is becoming more clear with one of the leading candidates committed to seeking the appointment and another frontrunner out of the race. The Ohio House... Read more
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Boston Herald
By George, now it’s time to pay the piperEx-state Rep. John George Jr. is a crooked Democrat, and next month he begins h
By George, now it’s time to pay the piper
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Ex-state Rep. John George Jr. is a crooked Democrat, and next month he begins his 80-month federal prison sentence for embezzling hundreds of thousands in public money — so far this is strictly a dog-bites-man story, right? At age 69, the Bristol... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Historic stage coach stop in Sussex Borough is preservedBy LORI COMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com SUSSEX BOROUGH — A stage coach stop o
Historic stage coach stop in Sussex Borough is preserved
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
By LORI COMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com SUSSEX BOROUGH — A stage coach stop on Hamburg Avenue, bathed in history and presumed to have been built 124 years ago, has avoided demolition during the Route 23 re-routing project. “The concern was that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mobil Paid N160bn to NDDC in 14 YearsMobil Producing Nigeria (MPN), a subsidiary of ExxonMobil, has said it has cont
Mobil Paid N160bn to NDDC in 14 Years
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN), a subsidiary of ExxonMobil, has said it has contributed N160 billion to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) since its inception in 2001. The MPN Manager, Media and Communications, Mr Ogechukwu Udeagha,... Read more
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