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Grand Haven Tribune
Grand Haven church challenged to ‘do something’In June, 56 people traveled to Detroit and helped serve meals, repair buildings
Grand Haven church challenged to ‘do something’
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
In June, 56 people traveled to Detroit and helped serve meals, repair buildings and distribute supplies. They wanted to “do something” — in the words of the Matthew West song — to show Christ’s love to a hurting community. The mission can be traced... Read more
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Orange County Register
With tent cities and cargo-container apartments, Europe gets creative to house migrantsBERLIN – Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent
With tent cities and cargo-container apartments, Europe gets creative to house migrants
Orange County Register / Posted 17 hours ago
BERLIN – Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 hours ago
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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KXXV Waco
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
KXXV Waco / Posted 20 hours ago
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 20 hours ago
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Hurricane Katrina survivor describes his life 10 years later Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina changed the lives of many along the Gulf Coa
Hurricane Katrina survivor describes his life 10 years later
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina changed the lives of many along the Gulf Coast; forcing the evacuation of hundreds of thousands... Read more
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TribLIVE
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN — Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
BERLIN — Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Newsmaker: Tamika DuckNoteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honor
Newsmaker: Tamika Duck
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Noteworthy: The Pennsylvania Association of Private School Administrators honored Duck with its 2015 Distinguished Graduate Award, given to a Pennsylvanian who overcomes barriers to achieve post-graduate success. Occupation: Ancillary coordinator at... Read more
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Japan Today
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them ‹ Japan TodayTwenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their fir
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told to fight for... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
30 Students displaced after water leak near ECUA water leak at a private apartment building near the campus of East Carolina U
30 Students displaced after water leak near ECU
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
A water leak at a private apartment building near the campus of East Carolina University caused nearly 30 students to be temporarily displaced according to a press release. Emergency officials responded to a fire alarm at approximately 4 a.m.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on a
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on a
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN -- Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
BERLIN -- Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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ABC News
Court Nixes Assembly Ban in German Town Hit by ViolenceGermany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in a
Court Nixes Assembly Ban in German Town Hit by Violence
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Germany's highest court on Saturday overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near Dresden,... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceIn this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donat
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Lebanon Daily News / Posted yesterday
In this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donated items at a welcome party for refugees in Heideau, Germany. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on public assemblies to prevent a repeat of the violence that... Read more
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Salon.com
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) — Germany’s highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceIn this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donat
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
In this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donated items at a welcome party for refugees in Heideau, Germany. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on public assemblies to prevent a repeat of the violence that... Read more
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FOX News
Top German court lifts ban on assemblies in eastern town that saw anti-foreigner violenceBERLIN – Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in
Top German court lifts ban on assemblies in eastern town that saw anti-foreigner violence
FOX News / Posted yesterday
BERLIN – Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceIn this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donat
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
In this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donated items at a welcome party for refugees in Heideau, Germany. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on public assemblies to prevent a repeat of the violence that... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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York Daily Record
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceIn this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donat
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
In this Aug. 28, 2015 picture refugees look for fitting clothes among the donated items at a welcome party for refugees in Heideau, Germany. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on public assemblies to prevent a repeat of the violence that... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceGermany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an easter
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near Dresden, through... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violenceBERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblie
Court nixes assembly ban in German town hit by violence
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's highest court has overturned a weekend ban on assemblies in an eastern town where anti-foreigner violence a week ago shook the country. Local authorities had imposed a blanket ban on all public assemblies in Heidenau, near... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) � Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) � Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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Salon.com
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) — Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) — Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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FOX News
As refugees flood in, Germany struggles to house them as they wait for asylumBERLIN – Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent
As refugees flood in, Germany struggles to house them as they wait for asylum
FOX News / Posted yesterday
BERLIN – Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told to... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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The Evening Sun
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themIn this photo taken on Thursday, July 30, 2015, Syrian refugee Leila, no last n
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
In this photo taken on Thursday, July 30, 2015, Syrian refugee Leila, no last name given, poses in an emergency shelter in Berlin where she waits with her family for her pending registration as asylum seekers. The surge in migrants and refugees to... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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York Daily Record
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themIn this photo taken on Thursday, July 30, 2015, Syrian refugee Leila, no last n
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
In this photo taken on Thursday, July 30, 2015, Syrian refugee Leila, no last name given, poses in an emergency shelter in Berlin where she waits with her family for her pending registration as asylum seekers. The surge in migrants and refugees to... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) - Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house themBERLIN (AP) � Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children s
As asylum-seekers flood in, Germany struggles to house them
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
BERLIN (AP) � Twenty-three-year-old Leila, her husband and two small children spent their first week in Germany in a temporary shelter, an austere but desperately needed haven after a traumatic flight from Syria that began when her husband was told... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Looking back on Hurricane Katrina (w/graphic photos)FILE -- A young boy tries to stifle the smell of two dead bodies laying on the
Looking back on Hurricane Katrina (w/graphic photos)
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
FILE -- A young boy tries to stifle the smell of two dead bodies laying on the sidewalk outside the Convention Center in New Orleans, Sept. 2, 2005. The convention center served as a temporary shelter for survivors of hurricane Katrina.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
10 Years Later, Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller Recalls Katrina Relief EffortsMany were fleeing deplorable conditions at the Louisiana Superdome, which was s
10 Years Later, Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller Recalls Katrina Relief Efforts
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
Many were fleeing deplorable conditions at the Louisiana Superdome, which was set up as a temporary shelter. Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller says it was a scramble to organize relief efforts. Interview Highlights: Laura Miller… …On the shock city... Read more
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ESPN
Hurricane Katrina and better black livesTen years ago, I walked into Pizzeria Uno in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massa
Hurricane Katrina and better black lives
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
Ten years ago, I walked into Pizzeria Uno in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts, to meet some fellow black students with whom I would spend the next three years learning the law. From nearly every wall hung a television tuned into Hurricane... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Sally Ann reeling from city's requestCutting funding to the Salvation Army’s emergency shelter at The Caring Place w
Sally Ann reeling from city's request
Maple Ridge News / Posted 2 days ago
Cutting funding to the Salvation Army’s emergency shelter at The Caring Place will affect other services, such as its meal program, with repercussions throughout Maple Ridge, says Patricia Cuff. “It will hugely impact the community,” said Cuff, in... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Katrina evacuees found shelter, relief in Baton Rouge dioceseTen years later the memories still linger for Carol Spruell, as if they happene
Katrina evacuees found shelter, relief in Baton Rouge diocese
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Ten years later the memories still linger for Carol Spruell, as if they happened yesterday but perhaps were a lifetime ago. She remembers the chaos, despair, uncertainty and the cries for help from so many and workweeks that had no end in the days... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colombians facing deportation carry belongings to VenezuelaEverything except the kitchen sink: Thousands of Colombians threatened with dep
Colombians facing deportation carry belongings to Venezuela
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Everything except the kitchen sink: Thousands of Colombians threatened with deportation from Venezuela carry all their worldly possessions - including fridges and doors - across the border Colombians who face being deported from Venezuela... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Good for You: Cleveland State professor named a Smith FellowCleveland State professor named a Smith Fellow Maureen Baksh-Griffin, assistan
Good for You: Cleveland State professor named a Smith Fellow
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Cleveland State professor named a Smith Fellow Maureen Baksh-Griffin, assistant professor of nursing at Cleveland State Community College, has been selected to participate in the 2015 Tennessee Board of Regents' Maxine Smith Fellows Program. The... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
HeBrews Cafe donating proceeds Saturday to Haven HouseThis Saturday you can satisfy your sweet tooth while giving to charity. HeBrew
HeBrews Cafe donating proceeds Saturday to Haven House
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 3 days ago
This Saturday you can satisfy your sweet tooth while giving to charity. HeBrews Café, a new coffee shop in Qualicum Beach on Second Avenue, is hosting a full day of fundraising for Haven House. From 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. the café will donate 100 per... Read more
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Castlegar News
Castlegar ponders pitch for new SPCA facilityCastlegar could be the new location for an animal shelter, pending the closure
Castlegar ponders pitch for new SPCA facility
Castlegar News / Posted 3 days ago
Castlegar could be the new location for an animal shelter, pending the closure of the Trail SPCA branch and the need for a local partnership for a new one. To cover the cost of a $1.6 million facility, BC SPCA is looking for a three-way split... Read more
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Aljazeera
A Syrian family's journey to a new life in GermanyFor two years, the 52-year-old man and his family had been living between the h
A Syrian family's journey to a new life in Germany
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
For two years, the 52-year-old man and his family had been living between the highway and the sea on a farm south of Beirut, Lebanon. After they were forced to flee their war-torn village near Idlib in Syria, a Lebanese farmer gave them shelter in a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Recalling their own war, Belgraders embrace Syrian refugeesBELGRADE - Gordan Paunovic couldn't sleep the night after he met a Syrian refug
Recalling their own war, Belgraders embrace Syrian refugees
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
BELGRADE - Gordan Paunovic couldn't sleep the night after he met a Syrian refugee family in a Belgrade park, where hundreds of migrants pause for a rest before continuing their journey towards EU. A boy checks his shoe at a park where migrants have... Read more
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Key West Citizen
Chamber hosts city commission hopefulsHousing and homelessness, taxes and transient rentals were just a few of the to
Chamber hosts city commission hopefuls
Key West Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
Housing and homelessness, taxes and transient rentals were just a few of the topics covered during a Key West City Commission candidates’ forum presented Wednesday by the Key West Chamber of Commerce during its monthly luncheon. The six candidates... Read more
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