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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
48 First Alert Investigationsof the music scene in the Shoals has put northwest Alabama back in the national
48 First Alert Investigations
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 2 hours ago
of the music scene in the Shoals has put northwest Alabama back in the national spotlight.More >> WAFF INVESTIGATES: Are taxpayers hurt by the BP Oil Spill settlement?WAFF INVESTIGATES: Are taxpayers hurt by the BP Oil Spill settlement? BP will... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A truly independent IEC is democracy’s last line of defencenotable electoral defeat was in 2006, when they lost control of the City of Cap
A truly independent IEC is democracy’s last line of defence
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 hours ago
notable electoral defeat was in 2006, when they lost control of the City of Cape Town to a coalition led by the Democratic Alliance (DA). They didn’t respond well to this and tried everything in their power – legal and otherwise – to break up the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Controversial Qld mine gets draft authority for expansionLiberal National Party and the federal Liberal Party over a three-year period.
Controversial Qld mine gets draft authority for expansion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
Liberal National Party and the federal Liberal Party over a three-year period. Last week, anti-mining group Lock the Gate Alliance lodged a complaint with Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) alleging the LNP government of Campbell... Read more
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walesonline
Revealed: Why Welsh council staff been disciplined or sackedcouncils refusing to divulge precise details about why action was taken.'Alarmi
Revealed: Why Welsh council staff been disciplined or sacked
walesonline / Posted 8 hours ago
councils refusing to divulge precise details about why action was taken.'Alarming' Lee Canning, Welsh co-ordinator for the TaxPayers’ Alliance, said people would be “alarmed” at the figures. But Flintshire’s chief executive Colin Everett said the... Read more
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Denver Post
Yes, Planned Parenthood should lose its federal fundingvery same Planned Parenthood affiliate that received millions in tax dollars de
Yes, Planned Parenthood should lose its federal funding
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
very same Planned Parenthood affiliate that received millions in tax dollars despite a constitutional amendment prohibiting taxpayer money from being used either directly or indirectly to pay for abortions. Although Planned Parenthood does not deny... Read more
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express
Cronies storm as parties hand out raft of peerages to their chumsthat Mr Cameron was not doing enough to cut the cost of politics.Related articl
Cronies storm as parties hand out raft of peerages to their chums
express / Posted 3 days ago
that Mr Cameron was not doing enough to cut the cost of politics.Related articles Jonathan Isaby, chief executive of the TaxPayers’ Alliance, said: “David Cameron promised to cut the cost of politics but with this additional phalanx of peers... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA formally lays charges against Lucky Montanaformer Prasa CEO Lucky Montana at the Cape Town police station. Picture: Rahima
DA formally lays charges against Lucky Montana
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
former Prasa CEO Lucky Montana at the Cape Town police station. Picture: Rahima Essop/EWN. Mmusi Maimane,Democratic Alliance DA,Prasa CEO Lucky Montana,Prasa report CAPE TOWN - Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has gone to the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Activists misuse open records requests to harass researchersthese unintentional lapses. People opposed to this kind of harassment-via-reco
Activists misuse open records requests to harass researchers
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
these unintentional lapses. People opposed to this kind of harassment-via-records-request can sign the Cornell Alliance for Science #Science14 letter. It's a petition in support of academic freedom and the 14 scientists at four... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prasa - Fraud and Corruption Charges Laid Against Montanaat PRASA and revealed how Mr Montana used his power, influence and access to bi
Prasa - Fraud and Corruption Charges Laid Against Montana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
at PRASA and revealed how Mr Montana used his power, influence and access to billions of Rands of South Africans' taxpayer money to enrich himself and a network of associates. Mr Montana dipped into the finances of PRASA like it was his... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA lays charges against Prasa’s axed CEO Lucky MontanaHe “cancelled and rewarded tenders on a whim while knowingly contravening laws
DA lays charges against Prasa’s axed CEO Lucky Montana
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
He “cancelled and rewarded tenders on a whim while knowingly contravening laws and regulations”. All of this‚ Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Thursday‚ was contained in the Public Protector’s report into “grand maladministration at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Loyalist bandsmen avoid jail terms for flouting music banCourt heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain pea
Loyalist bandsmen avoid jail terms for flouting music ban
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Court heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain peace in the area that was costing the taxpayer £35,000 a day. The defendants, all from north Belfast, were: 26-year-old James Cosby of Glenbryn Parade; David... Read more
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U TV
Band members escape jail for 11 parade breachesCourt heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain pea
Band members escape jail for 11 parade breaches
U TV / Posted 5 days ago
Court heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain peace in the area that was costing the taxpayer £35,000 a day. The defendants, all from north Belfast, were: 26-year-old James Cosby of Glenbryn Parade; David... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ardoyne band members avoid jail after Twaddell parade breachCourt heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain pea
Ardoyne band members avoid jail after Twaddell parade breach
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Court heard their actions came amid an ongoing police operation to maintain peace in the area that was costing the taxpayer £35,000 a day. The defendants, all from north Belfast, were: 26-year old James Cosby of Glenbryn Parade; David... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Budget Cuts Hit Film Video Game Incentive Fund - Budget Cuts Hit Film Video Game Incentive Fund by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 24 2015 Throughout August The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws t...full hearts, can’t lose.” That scene from the pilot episode of Friday Night Li
Budget Cuts Hit Film Video Game Incentive Fund - Budget Cuts Hit Film Video Game Incentive Fund by Kiah Collier The Texas Tribune Aug. 24 2015 Throughout August The Texas Tribune will feature 31 ways Texans' lives will change because of new laws t...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
full hearts, can’t lose.” That scene from the pilot episode of Friday Night Lights was made possible in part by Texas taxpayers, who subsidized production costs for four of five seasons of the critically acclaimed show to the tune of $6.7... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Groups Sue Christie Over Campaign ExpensesAdvocacy groups are suing Governor Chris Christie and his presidential campaign
Groups Sue Christie Over Campaign Expenses
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 6 days ago
Advocacy groups are suing Governor Chris Christie and his presidential campaign over using New Jersey taxpayer funds for security during his out-of-state political trips. Phyllis Salowe-Kaye is the executive director of New Jersey Citizen Action.... Read more
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Salon.com
Christie says he’s not worried about advocacy groups’ suithe said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibi
Christie says he’s not worried about advocacy groups’ suit
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
he said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibilities to the state. It claims he’s forcing taxpayers to cover the cost of his security details’ accommodations while he travels the United States campaigning for the... Read more
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NBC New York
Christie Says He's Unfazed by "Liberal" Lawsuitsaid. The lawsuit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibi
Christie Says He's Unfazed by "Liberal" Lawsuit
NBC New York / Posted 8 days ago
said. The lawsuit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibilities to the state. It claims he's forcing taxpayers to cover the cost of his security details' accommodations while he travels the United States campaigning for the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
European Commission lobbying UK and US 'by stealth'is being used to help lobby British and American decision makers “by stealth”.
European Commission lobbying UK and US 'by stealth'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
is being used to help lobby British and American decision makers “by stealth”. He said: “This is EU propaganda on the taxpayer. While the citizens of Europe are to various degrees undergoing programmes of austerity the Commission is blowing... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Christie says he's not worried about advocacy groups' suithe said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibi
Christie says he's not worried about advocacy groups' suit
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 8 days ago
he said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibilities to the state. It claims he's forcing taxpayers to cover the cost of his security details' accommodations while he travels the United States campaigning for the... Read more
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ABC News
Christie Says He's Not Worried About Advocacy Groups' Suithe said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibi
Christie Says He's Not Worried About Advocacy Groups' Suit
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
he said. The suit accuses the Republican of violating his financial responsibilities to the state. It claims he's forcing taxpayers to cover the cost of his security details' accommodations while he travels the United States campaigning for the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Advocacy Groups Sue Christie Over Travel Security CostsA trio of left-leaning advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for u
Advocacy Groups Sue Christie Over Travel Security Costs
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 days ago
A trio of left-leaning advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the White... Read more
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Evening Standard
£2.45m wrongly given to foreign students due to inadequate checksForeign students pocketed millions of pounds of taxpayers' money which was wron
£2.45m wrongly given to foreign students due to inadequate checks
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Foreign students pocketed millions of pounds of taxpayers' money which was wrongly given to them in loans and grants because of inadequate checks - and only a tiny proportion have been made to pay the money back. Just £280,000 of the £2.45million... Read more
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Mashable
Newspaper mysteriously censors Margaret Atwood column on hairImage: Rolf Vennenbernd/picture-alliance/dpa/Associated Press Thirty years ago
Newspaper mysteriously censors Margaret Atwood column on hair
Mashable / Posted 8 days ago
Image: Rolf Vennenbernd/picture-alliance/dpa/Associated Press Thirty years ago, the award-winning novelist and poet Margaret Atwood published The Handmaid's Tale, a harrowing story of a reactionary future America in which women are shamed, censored,... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of left-leaning advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Chri
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of left-leaning advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination... Read more
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Philly.com
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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Salon.com
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Three advocacy groups are suing New Jersey Gov. Chris Chris
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Three advocacy groups are suing New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail’s costs as he travels across the country running for president. The New Jersey Working Families Alliance and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) � A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsA trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the White House. The New... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costsNEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Frida
Advocacy groups sue Gov. Christie over travel security costs
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A trio of advocacy groups sued Gov. Chris Christie on Friday for using taxpayer dollars to pay for his security detail's travel expenses as he campaigns across the country in his quest to win the Republican nomination for the... Read more
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MLive.com
Career Alliance fraud repayment would take more than 100 years, records showa public job-training agency convicted of embezzling more than $500,000 has bee
Career Alliance fraud repayment would take more than 100 years, records show
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
a public job-training agency convicted of embezzling more than $500,000 has been released from probation, but records show taxpayers are more than a century away from being repaid for her theft. Pamela Loving, the former head of Career Alliance,... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk companyAnglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals r
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk company
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals represent good value for money and should the taxpayer effectively be asked to step in and help a private firm in such a way? Investigations editor David Powles... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk companyAnglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals r
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk company
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 9 days ago
Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals represent good value for money and should the taxpayer effectively be asked to step in and help a private firm in such a way? Investigations editor David Powles... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk companyAnglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals r
Spotlight on the grant and loans which meant £2.8m of public money went to a Norfolk company
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 9 days ago
Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) in just two years. But do the deals represent good value for money and should the taxpayer effectively be asked to step in and help a private firm in such a way? Investigations editor David Powles... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Currying Favor For GE, Despite Its Low Tax Paymentsstory that said GE might meet with Tishman Speyer Properties about a 30-story o
Currying Favor For GE, Despite Its Low Tax Payments
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 days ago
story that said GE might meet with Tishman Speyer Properties about a 30-story office tower under construction there, Three Alliance Center. The Bloomberg story said GE is also considering Dallas, among other locations. All of this is perfectly... Read more
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Perth Now
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifelineEXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifeline
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded mobile app to help them become more involved in their children’s schooling. While education experts all agree kids perform better in the classroom if parents take an... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifelinekeywords to search content on QuestNews website EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and d
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifeline
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
keywords to search content on QuestNews website EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded mobile app to help them become more involved in their children’s schooling. While education experts all... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifelineEXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifeline
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded mobile app to help them become more involved in their children’s schooling. While education experts all agree kids perform better in the classroom if parents take an... Read more
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Herald Sun
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifelineEXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifeline
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded mobile app to help them become more involved in their children’s schooling. While education experts all agree kids perform better in the classroom if parents take an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifelineEXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded
Busy parents thrown ‘app’ lifeline
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
EXCLUSIVE TIME-poor mums and dads will be able to access a new taxpayer-funded mobile app to help them become more involved in their children’s schooling. While education experts all agree kids perform better in the classroom if parents take an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Despite rocket explosion, aerospace firm Orbital ATK's profits are soaringcargo shipments under a contract that executives say has recently become more p
Despite rocket explosion, aerospace firm Orbital ATK's profits are soaring
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
cargo shipments under a contract that executives say has recently become more profitable. The fiery explosion Oct. 28 cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars in lost cargo, damage to the launch pad and required payments to the firm for the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Despite rocket explosion, aerospace firm Orbital ATK's profits are soaringcargo shipments under a contract that executives say has recently become more p
Despite rocket explosion, aerospace firm Orbital ATK's profits are soaring
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
cargo shipments under a contract that executives say has recently become more profitable. The fiery explosion Oct. 28 cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars in lost cargo, damage to the launch pad and required payments to the firm for the... Read more
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Deseret News
Data do not support expansion of Utah charter schoolsschools have certainly been in the news lately with stories about tax increases
Data do not support expansion of Utah charter schools
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
schools have certainly been in the news lately with stories about tax increases, closures and funding. As an educator and taxpayer, I am compelled to share a few facts. In 1998, the Utah Legislature passed HB145 calling for the creation of up to... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post electionLocal Growth Fund. Mark Pendlington, chairman of the New Anglia LEP The govern
Will we be an Eastern engine or powerhouse? New Anglia enterprise partnership takes stock post election
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 10 days ago
Local Growth Fund. Mark Pendlington, chairman of the New Anglia LEP The government has made it clear LEPs - the taxpayer-backed political, business and education body tasked with driving growth - are going nowhere. Political editor... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Topless Times Square women court New York irewas a seedy, downtrodden destination populated by pimps, prostitutes and peep s
Topless Times Square women court New York ire
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
was a seedy, downtrodden destination populated by pimps, prostitutes and peep show touts. Officials have since poured taxpayer money into revitalizing the theaters and turning the square into a family friendly plaza, which is now one of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Topless Times Square women court New York irewas a seedy, downtrodden destination populated by pimps, prostitutes and peep s
Topless Times Square women court New York ire
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
was a seedy, downtrodden destination populated by pimps, prostitutes and peep show touts. Officials have since poured taxpayer money into revitalizing the theaters and turning the square into a family friendly plaza, which is now one of the... Read more
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