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Knoxville News Sentinel
Most Tennesseans in Congress oppose Iran nuclear dealWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher sees a clear winner coming out of the Ir
Most Tennesseans in Congress oppose Iran nuclear deal
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher sees a clear winner coming out of the Iran nuclear deal, and it’s not the U.S. or any of the five other western powers that negotiated the agreement. The winner is Iran, “the world’s largest sponsor of terror,”... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Most Tennesseans in Congress oppose Iran nuclear dealWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher sees a clear winner coming out of the Ir
Most Tennesseans in Congress oppose Iran nuclear deal
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher sees a clear winner coming out of the Iran nuclear deal, and it’s not the United States or any of the five other western powers that negotiated the agreement. The winner is Iran, “the world’s largest sponsor of... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
The alarming realities of student loan debtThe current national debt is hovering around the $18 trillion mark. Would you
The alarming realities of student loan debt
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
The current national debt is hovering around the $18 trillion mark. Would you believe that over six percent of that total is student loan debt? And when it's not paid back, that burden falls on you, the tax payer. College tuition prices are up... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Luttrell aligns in District 5, sign wars, more mayoral events to comeGood morning from Memphis, where we’re 42 days from election day... Coming tod
Luttrell aligns in District 5, sign wars, more mayoral events to come
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Good morning from Memphis, where we’re 42 days from election day... Coming today: The Commercial Appeal’s Voter Guide should go live later this morning at commercialappeal.com/vote. It starts with mayoral candidates and their responses to issue... Read more
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Business Wire
Excelsior Growth Fund lanza su plataforma de préstamos en líneaNUEVA YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), Institución Financier
Excelsior Growth Fund lanza su plataforma de préstamos en línea
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
NUEVA YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF), Institución Financiera para el Desarrollo Comunitario (CDFI) sin fines de lucro formada por la New York Business Development Corporation (NYBDC) con el propósito de responder a las necesidades... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Graphic video shows abuse of TN walking horsesThe Humane Society of the United States released a graphic video showing abuse
Graphic video shows abuse of TN walking horses
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
The Humane Society of the United States released a graphic video showing abuse of Tennessee Walking Horses for the second time in four years. The Humane Society said they got the video from a stable worker at Thorsport Farm in Murfreesboro, TN. The... Read more
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Finextra
Excelsior Growth Fund launches online lending platformDesigned by EGF partner Mirador, the platform is customized to Excelsior credit
Excelsior Growth Fund launches online lending platform
Finextra / Posted 6 days ago
Designed by EGF partner Mirador, the platform is customized to Excelsior credit criteria and the entire application process is completed online. Applicants can pre-qualify within minutes, and if eligible, can complete the entire loan application... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Lawmakers use campaign cash for game ticketsNASHVILLE — Knoxville's state Rep. Joe Armstrong is among seven current and for
Lawmakers use campaign cash for game tickets
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
NASHVILLE — Knoxville's state Rep. Joe Armstrong is among seven current and former state legislators who collectively spent more than $30,000 from their campaign funds to buy tickets to professional sporting events over a 15-year period, according to... Read more
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Artvoice
Artvoice DailyThis afternoon, lawyers for the family of Amanda Wienckowski released the long-
Artvoice Daily
Artvoice / Posted 8 days ago
This afternoon, lawyers for the family of Amanda Wienckowski released the long-awaited report by Dr. Silvia Comparini, the pathologist they hired to determine the cause of the 20-year-old woman’s death. The verdict: manual strangulation. On January... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Memphis Daily NewsDowntown has the South Main Historic Arts District and the Main Street core. Mi
Memphis Daily News
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Downtown has the South Main Historic Arts District and the Main Street core. Midtown has Cooper-Young, Overton Square and the Broad Avenue Arts District, among others.Freelance, Remote Work Part of New Office Reality In its 2015 list of the top 100... Read more
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Salon.com
“You have anarchy”: O’Reilly blames imaginary crime wave on bleeding-heart liberalsCities across the United States are literally on the verge of anarchy, accordin
“You have anarchy”: O’Reilly blames imaginary crime wave on bleeding-heart liberals
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
Cities across the United States are literally on the verge of anarchy, according to Bill O’Reilly, who was particularly unnerved in his latest rant on crime in America earlier this week. In his “Talking Points” tirade, he explains to his viewers how... Read more
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J Weekly
Jewish lawmakers in DC face off on Iran dealThere are 28 Jewish members of Congress: 26 Democrats, one independent who cauc
Jewish lawmakers in DC face off on Iran deal
J Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
There are 28 Jewish members of Congress: 26 Democrats, one independent who caucuses with the Democrats and one Republican. Nine of them are senators and 19 are representatives. Nine back the Iran deal, seven oppose it and 12 are undecided as of Aug.... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Memphis Daily NewsAt a Wednesday, Aug. 19, press conference on its campus, the University of Memp
Memphis Daily News
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
At a Wednesday, Aug. 19, press conference on its campus, the University of Memphis took the next step in its athletic capital campaign in announcing it had 60 percent of the needed funds for new football and men’s basketball practice facilities and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
U.S. Rep. Cohen in favor of Iran nuke dealWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen announced Wednesday he will support the Iran
U.S. Rep. Cohen in favor of Iran nuke deal
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen announced Wednesday he will support the Iran nuclear deal, making him one of just a handful of Jewish Congress members to back the accord and putting him at odds with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Cohen supports US-Iran nuclear dealU.S. Rep. Steve Cohen said he will support the deal negotiated by United States
Cohen supports US-Iran nuclear deal
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen said he will support the deal negotiated by United States and other Western powers to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons. “I know that, by supporting this agreement in Congress, many longtime – and even lifelong –... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collins makes buy on "Empire," final Forrest vote could come today, Corker on IranGood morning from Memphis, where we’re 50 days from polls opening in the Oct. 8
Collins makes buy on "Empire," final Forrest vote could come today, Corker on Iran
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 13 days ago
Good morning from Memphis, where we’re 50 days from polls opening in the Oct. 8 city election, and we bid a happy retirement to a first-ballot Memphis Hall of Famer, Dave Brown… A C Wharton is on “Wheel of Fortune.” Jim Strickland is on “The Price... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Longtime civil rights activist Bond dead at 75ATLANTA — Julian Bond's life traced the arc of the civil rights movement, from
Longtime civil rights activist Bond dead at 75
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 14 days ago
ATLANTA — Julian Bond's life traced the arc of the civil rights movement, from his efforts as a militant young man to start a student protest group all the way to the top leadership post at the NAACP. Year after year, the calm, telegenic Bond was... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Congressman Steve Cohen mourns the loss of civil rights icon Julian BondCongressman Steve Cohen issued the following statement paying tribute to former
Congressman Steve Cohen mourns the loss of civil rights icon Julian Bond
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
Congressman Steve Cohen issued the following statement paying tribute to former NAACP Chairman and civil rights icon Julian Bond, who passed away this weekend: “Julian Bond was a hero, an advisor, and a dear friend of mine who always spoke the truth... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Tickets available for U.S. Women's Boxing team trials in MemphisThe road to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio will start in Memphis for the best wo
Tickets available for U.S. Women's Boxing team trials in Memphis
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 17 days ago
The road to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio will start in Memphis for the best women boxers in the United States. The U.S. Olympic Women's Boxing Team trials will start on October 25 at the Cook Convention Center. Ginny Fuchs is one of the top boxers... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Cohen sees bright future for U.S.-Cuba relationsWASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen believes when the American flag rises over t
Cohen sees bright future for U.S.-Cuba relations
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen believes when the American flag rises over the U.S. Embassy in Cuba today for the first time in half a century, other barriers will start to fall. The normalizing of relations with Cuba will open up more trade... Read more
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Washington Post
U.S. flag to fly again over newly reopened embassy in CubaThe U.S. embassy in Havana was built in the 1950s. (Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty I
U.S. flag to fly again over newly reopened embassy in Cuba
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
The U.S. embassy in Havana was built in the 1950s. (Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty Images) The United States plans to raise the Stars and Stripes at its embassy in Havana Friday morning, kicking off a day of symbolism and carefully balanced outreach to... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Cohen: Normalizing relations with Cuba will bring trade, travel opportunitiesWASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen believes that when the American flag rises ove
Cohen: Normalizing relations with Cuba will bring trade, travel opportunities
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 days ago
WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen believes that when the American flag rises over the U.S. Embassy in Cuba Friday for the first time in half a century, other barriers will start to fall. The normalizing of relations with Cuba will open up more trade... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state ratesIn September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in Ame
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state rates
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
In September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in America, and nine Connecticut residents made the cut. Check them out here. 30. Ray Dalio - Greenwich, CTFounder & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates "After... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state ratesIn September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in Ame
Fewer than 30,000 rich taxpayers to pay top new state rates
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
In September 2014, Forbes released its annual list of the richest people in America, and nine Connecticut residents made the cut. Check them out here. 30. Ray Dalio - Greenwich, CTFounder & Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates "After... Read more
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Radio Angulo
U.S. Delegation to Accompany Kerry to Havana AnnouncedNineteen personalities of the US policy and government will accompany John Kerr
U.S. Delegation to Accompany Kerry to Havana Announced
Radio Angulo / Posted 18 days ago
Nineteen personalities of the US policy and government will accompany John Kerry, US Secretary of State, for the official opening ceremony of the Embassy of the U.S.A. in Havana, scheduled for August 14, according to a communiqué issued by the Press... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Cohen to attend flag-raising ceremony at U.S. Embassy in CubaWASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen will travel to Cuba on Friday with Secretary o
Cohen to attend flag-raising ceremony at U.S. Embassy in Cuba
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen will travel to Cuba on Friday with Secretary of State John Kerry for the raising of the flag over the U.S. Embassy in Havana. The Memphis Democrat, who has been supportive of the decision by President Barack Obama to... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Fewer Tenn. legislators sign on to fight EPA air regulationsNASHVILLE — While 63 state legislators urged state Attorney General Herbert Sla
Fewer Tenn. legislators sign on to fight EPA air regulations
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
NASHVILLE — While 63 state legislators urged state Attorney General Herbert Slatery to join a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency over new federal water pollution rules, just 19 have now signed a letter last week urging him to join a... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Should this info stop you from being hired?Updated: Fri, Aug 07 2015, 08:39 AM WASHINGTON (CBS News) -- Looking at the fi
Should this info stop you from being hired?
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 24 days ago
Updated: Fri, Aug 07 2015, 08:39 AM WASHINGTON (CBS News) -- Looking at the financial history of prospective employees is common in the U.S., with nearly half of employers checking job applicants' credit record. Some lawmakers want to change that.... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Live: Funeral for slain Memphis officerMourners continue to enter church as funeral time arrives 11 a.m. Officers fil
Live: Funeral for slain Memphis officer
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Mourners continue to enter church as funeral time arrives 11 a.m. Officers filed into the church as the start of the funeral for Officer Sean Bolton approached. Many passed the officer's flag-draped coffin to pay their respects. Pictures of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Live: Funeral for Officer Sean BoltonThe funeral is taking place at Bellevue Baptist Church. Tentative Order of Ser
Live: Funeral for Officer Sean Bolton
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 25 days ago
The funeral is taking place at Bellevue Baptist Church. Tentative Order of Service 11:00 a.m. Service Begins Memorial Park Staff to escort family into their seats Presentation of Colors – Wolf River Pipe and Drums and Color Guard Welcome and... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Tentative Order of Service for MPD Officer Sean Bolton's funeral released by Bellevue BaptistFuneral arrangements have been set for Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton, who
Tentative Order of Service for MPD Officer Sean Bolton's funeral released by Bellevue Baptist
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 26 days ago
Funeral arrangements have been set for Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton, who was shot and killed during a traffic stop Saturday night. Visitation for Officer Sean Bolton will be held on Wednesday, August 5 from 5-8 p.m. at Hope Church, located at... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Meet the Hedge Funders and Billionaires Who Pillage Under the Shield of PhilanthropyYves here. This post is a tad on the shrill side, but as you’ll see from the in
Meet the Hedge Funders and Billionaires Who Pillage Under the Shield of Philanthropy
Naked Capitalism / Posted 27 days ago
Yves here. This post is a tad on the shrill side, but as you’ll see from the information marshaled, the vitriol is well warranted. By Lynn Parramore, s contributing editor at AlterNet and senior editor at INET. She is cofounder of Recessionwire,... Read more
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The Washington Times
When getting a second chance, it always helps to be talentedANALYSIS/OPINION: deserve [dih-zurv]: to merit, be qualified for, or have a cl
When getting a second chance, it always helps to be talented
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: deserve [dih-zurv]: to merit, be qualified for, or have a claim to (reward, assistance, punishment, etc.) because of actions, qualities, or situation. In a song on their new album, recording artist Anthony J. Brown and group... Read more
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CNN
The big money behind the super PACsWashington (CNN)Presidential hopefuls have courted the nation's billionaires fo
The big money behind the super PACs
CNN / Posted 28 days ago
Washington (CNN)Presidential hopefuls have courted the nation's billionaires for years, and this week we'll see whose entreaties were most well received. Each candidate's super PACs, which can accept unlimited donations as long as they don't... Read more
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Artvoice
Time FliesThis week marks the 20th anniversary of Artvoice. I hope you enjoy flipping thr
Time Flies
Artvoice / Posted 29 days ago
This week marks the 20th anniversary of Artvoice. I hope you enjoy flipping through the pages and the memories as much as we enjoyed creating the paper all these years. Many things have changed since we began: the Lexington Food Coop was actually on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Big donations rolling in fast for 2016 raceWASHINGTON -- Nearly 60 donors have given at least $1 million to independent po
Big donations rolling in fast for 2016 race
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Nearly 60 donors have given at least $1 million to independent political committees supporting Democratic and Republican presidential hopefuls, accounting for about one-third of the more than $380 million brought in so far for the 2016... Read more
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Business Wire
ProShares Announces Change to ETF LineupBETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProShares announced today that it plans to clos
ProShares Announces Change to ETF Lineup
Business Wire / Posted a month ago
BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ProShares announced today that it plans to close and liquidate ProShares UltraShort Telecommunications (TLL). The ETF trades on NYSE Arca. “The fund is being closed because of limited investor interest,” said Steve... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
The big money behind the super PACsPresidential hopefuls have courted the nation's billionaires for years, and thi
The big money behind the super PACs
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted a month ago
Presidential hopefuls have courted the nation's billionaires for years, and this week we'll see whose entreaties were most well received. Each candidate's super PACs, which can accept unlimited donations as long as they don't coordinate spending... Read more
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