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The Record-Journal
Meriden, Southington receive state brownfield cleanup grantsMeriden and Southington were both chosen as part of a handful of municipalities
Meriden, Southington receive state brownfield cleanup grants
The Record-Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
Meriden and Southington were both chosen as part of a handful of municipalities to receive brownfield cleanup money from a state grant, it was announced Wednesday. Of a total $8.7 million awarded, Meriden received $2 million to demolish and... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
TransLink hires new CEO from SeattleTransLink has a new chief executive officer following a six-month search. Kevi
TransLink hires new CEO from Seattle
Maple Ridge News / Posted 11 minutes ago
TransLink has a new chief executive officer following a six-month search. Kevin Desmond, general manager of King County's Metro Transit bus system in the Seattle area, takes the helm of the often embattled Metro Vancouver transit system. Desmond... Read more
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The Columbian
Seattle light rail, streetcar could get federal moneySEATTLE — President Barack Obama’s proposed budget includes $1.2 billion toward
Seattle light rail, streetcar could get federal money
The Columbian / Posted 12 minutes ago
SEATTLE — President Barack Obama’s proposed budget includes $1.2 billion toward a proposed light rail line in Washington’s Puget Sound area. The Seattle Times reports that the federal government might also contribute $75 million to a Seattle... Read more
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Boston Globe
Organizers hope Big Air at Fenway is a launching point for skiing and snowboardingThe action will start 140 feet above Fenway Park’s center field, roughly four t
Organizers hope Big Air at Fenway is a launching point for skiing and snowboarding
Boston Globe / Posted 19 minutes ago
The action will start 140 feet above Fenway Park’s center field, roughly four times the height of the Green Monster. From that breathtaking height (think of the light stanchions that encircle the park), some of the world’s best freeskiers and... Read more
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FOX News
Regulator says menstrual underwear ads too racy for NYC subwayThe company that manages advertising on New York City’s subway is reportedly re
Regulator says menstrual underwear ads too racy for NYC subway
FOX News / Posted 29 minutes ago
The company that manages advertising on New York City’s subway is reportedly refusing to allow a menstrual underwear company to advertise their products because the ads are too racy. Metro reported that the New York City-based company, Thinx, whose... Read more
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FOX News
NYC subway regulator approves ads for menstrual underwearThe Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has approved the display of ads for a
NYC subway regulator approves ads for menstrual underwear
FOX News / Posted 29 minutes ago
The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has approved the display of ads for a company that sells menstrual underwear after news spread online that the MTA would not approve them because they were too graphic, amNY reported. The ads display a... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Federal budget proposal includes $75M for rapid transit lineINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - President Barack Obama's proposed 2017 budget includes a $7
Federal budget proposal includes $75M for rapid transit line
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 29 minutes ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - President Barack Obama's proposed 2017 budget includes a $75 million federal grant that would jump start a bus rapid transit line in Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Star (http://indy.st/1T4bu16 ) reports that the grant would pay... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Federal budget proposal includes $75M for rapid transit lineINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - President Barack Obama's proposed 2017 budget includes a $7
Federal budget proposal includes $75M for rapid transit line
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 52 minutes ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - President Barack Obama's proposed 2017 budget includes a $75 million federal grant that would jump start a bus rapid transit line in Indianapolis. The Indianapolis Star (http://indy.st/1T4bu16 ) reports that the grant would pay... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Roxas blamed for MRT contract messMANILA, Philippines – Metro Rail Transit Holdings chairman Robert John Sobrepeñ
Roxas blamed for MRT contract mess
Pilipino Star / Posted 54 minutes ago
MANILA, Philippines – Metro Rail Transit Holdings chairman Robert John Sobrepeña yesterday blamed Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas for the contract mess that the light train company is facing. Sobrepeña said the series of events leading to... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Ash Wednesday ashes at churches, bus stop, metro stationYou can get ashes in churches, at the bus stop or at a metro station as Ash Wed
Ash Wednesday ashes at churches, bus stop, metro station
The Buffalo News / Posted an hour ago
You can get ashes in churches, at the bus stop or at a metro station as Ash Wednesday marks the start of the holy season of Lent for Christians, in preparation for Easter. Buffalo Catholic Diocese Bishop Richard J. Malone will distribute ashes at... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Darien receives $336,589 for roadsDarien will receive $336,589 in state road improvement money this year. An ann
Darien receives $336,589 for roads
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
Darien will receive $336,589 in state road improvement money this year. An announcement from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s office said it was the second of two installments of $30 million in Town Aid Road funding for municipalities across... Read more
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MLive.com
$57M federal grant could fund Michigan's second bus rapid transit systemGRAND RAPIDS, MI -- A $57 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportat
$57M federal grant could fund Michigan's second bus rapid transit system
MLive.com / Posted an hour ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- A $57 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation could largely pay for Michigan's second bus rapid transit system, a 13-mile route that will link downtown Grand Rapids with Grand Valley State University in... Read more
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Business Wire
Clean Energy’s Redeem™ Sales More than Double in 2015; Growth Should Continue with Expansion into Additional States“UPS is committed to expanding our use of alternative fuels, including renewabl
Clean Energy’s Redeem™ Sales More than Double in 2015; Growth Should Continue with Expansion into Additional States
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
“UPS is committed to expanding our use of alternative fuels, including renewable natural gas, to minimize our impact to the environment. Renewable natural gas turns naturally occurring methane into an alternative fuel that replaces diesel and its... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Obama's budget includes $75 million for Tempe streetcarThe money, if approved by Congress, would pay for more than 40 percent of the p
Obama's budget includes $75 million for Tempe streetcar
The Arizona Republic / Posted an hour ago
The money, if approved by Congress, would pay for more than 40 percent of the project's $177 million price tag President Barack Obama's budget proposal for 2017 sets aside $75 million for downtown Tempe's 3-mile streetcar project. The plan, which... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
I-580 express/toll lanes to open later this monthA $55 million project to create express lanes expected to ease congestion alon
I-580 express/toll lanes to open later this month
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted an hour ago
A $55 million project to create express lanes expected to ease congestion along I-580 though Pleasanton and Livermore will be opened later this month, transportation officials said Tuesday. Alameda County Transportation Commission officials at a... Read more
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OJornal News
A look at Obama’s final budget proposal Copies of the President Barack Obama's fiscal 2017 federal budget are display
A look at Obama’s final budget proposal
OJornal News / Posted an hour ago
Copies of the President Barack Obama's fiscal 2017 federal budget are displayed in the House Budget Committee Room on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. President Barack Obama unveiled his... Read more
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Wired News
Welcome to the Metastructure: The New Internet of TransportationThough I haven’t lived there for nearly three decades, I still consider myself
Welcome to the Metastructure: The New Internet of Transportation
Wired News / Posted an hour ago
Though I haven’t lived there for nearly three decades, I still consider myself a citizen of Los Angeles. Soy un Angeleño. That means, among other things, I drive. For me, a car is like a suit or a good exoskeleton. Road trips, going 100 miles per... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Electric GO trains expected to speed serviceBarrie residents will be plugging into increased service when GO commuter train
Electric GO trains expected to speed service
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Barrie residents will be plugging into increased service when GO commuter trains go electric. Metrolinx — operator of GO-owned rail corridors, including Barrie — is transforming GO from diesel to electrified trains, allowing for what it says will be... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
MetroLink love storiesST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Kristen and Chris Miller found their love connection—their t
MetroLink love stories
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 hours ago
ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Kristen and Chris Miller found their love connection—their ticket to paradise, if you will—on the Metro Transit Systen. The couple visits Fox 2 News in the Morning to share their story, which appears in Metro’s special Valentine’s... Read more
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Reuters
Greek central bank chief says delay in bailout review threatens recoveryBank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras attends the annual ordinary general m
Greek central bank chief says delay in bailout review threatens recovery
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras attends the annual ordinary general meeting of the bank's shareholders in Athens February 26, 2015. ATHENS Greece's central bank governor warned on Wednesday that further delay in completing a first review... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area housing squeeze: Millennials hurt the worstSAN JOSE -- Even millennial techies with good jobs are feeling pessimistic abou
Bay Area housing squeeze: Millennials hurt the worst
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
SAN JOSE -- Even millennial techies with good jobs are feeling pessimistic about their housing prospects. In fact, close to 75 percent of Bay Area millennials anticipate moving out of their current homes or apartments in the next five years --... Read more
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The Daily Review
Bay Area housing squeeze: Millennials hurt the worstSAN JOSE -- Even millennial techies with good jobs are feeling pessimistic abou
Bay Area housing squeeze: Millennials hurt the worst
The Daily Review / Posted 2 hours ago
SAN JOSE -- Even millennial techies with good jobs are feeling pessimistic about their housing prospects. In fact, close to 75 percent of Bay Area millennials anticipate moving out of their current homes or apartments in the next five years --... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Electric GO trains expected to speed serviceBarrie residents will be plugging into increased service when GO commuter train
Electric GO trains expected to speed service
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
Barrie residents will be plugging into increased service when GO commuter trains go electric. Metrolinx — operator of GO-owned rail corridors, including Barrie — is transforming GO from diesel to electrified trains, allowing for what it says will be... Read more
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Business Wire
Polymer Logistics Invests in Two New Wash and Distribution Facilities to Expand Service Coverage Nationwide and Accommodate GrowthRIVERSIDE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polymer Logistics, the developer of the woo
Polymer Logistics Invests in Two New Wash and Distribution Facilities to Expand Service Coverage Nationwide and Accommodate Growth
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
RIVERSIDE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Polymer Logistics, the developer of the wood grain reusable plastic container (RPC), is opening a wash and distribution center in Northern Illinois and in Coastal Georgia to meet customer demand for its crates and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
EU appeals for migrant action as summit loomsAn Afghan refugee woman changes a baby's diaper outside a tent at the transit c
EU appeals for migrant action as summit looms
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
An Afghan refugee woman changes a baby's diaper outside a tent at the transit center for refugees near northern Macedonian village of Tabanovce, before continuing their journey to Serbia, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. Macedonian authorities are... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Here's what to do this weekendWhether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a pl
Here's what to do this weekend
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 hours ago
Whether it's a gala event, a once-in-a-lifetime concert or a hidden gem of a play, we're here to up your cultural (and fun) IQ. Here are top picks for your cultural calendar for the coming week, the coming month and beyond. 1 As other local writers... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Pleasanton mayor, other East Bay leaders make demands of BART ahead of possible bond measureVote No. Make a quick search online and find out the fares for the most popula
Pleasanton mayor, other East Bay leaders make demands of BART ahead of possible bond measure
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
Vote No. Make a quick search online and find out the fares for the most populated regions using similar transit systems. NYC fare: $2.75, Chicago L train fare: $2.25, Atlanta MARTA fare:$2.50 with 4 free transfers included. Bart fares need a... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Political NewsletterGive Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration credit for creating high drama. Imposi
Political Newsletter
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 hours ago
Give Mayor Rahm Emanuel's administration credit for creating high drama. Imposing smaller cuts at the beginning of the year would have been much less theatrical. The administration is likely gambling that the cuts will be blamed on the Chicago... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
The Rapid and union reach settlement in First Amendment caseGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The ongoing contract dispute between The Rapid and its un
The Rapid and union reach settlement in First Amendment case
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The ongoing contract dispute between The Rapid and its union leadership goes on, but a new development in federal court Tuesday reaffirms the union’s right to distribute literature in public spaces. In August 2015, the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
EU: Nations not helping refugees in Italy enoughA refugee boy, carrying a giant stuffed duck, tries to catch up with his mother
EU: Nations not helping refugees in Italy enough
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
A refugee boy, carrying a giant stuffed duck, tries to catch up with his mother while both walk towards the border with Serbia from the transit center for refugees near northern Macedonian village of Tabanovce, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. Macedonian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Set to Prosecute Traffic, Environmental Offenders in Mobile CourtLagos — Commercial bus drivers popularly known as 'Danfo Drivers' who often sto
Lagos Set to Prosecute Traffic, Environmental Offenders in Mobile Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Lagos — Commercial bus drivers popularly known as 'Danfo Drivers' who often stop and pick passengers at places not designated as bus stops or keep their vehicle doors opened while on motion, would from this week be prosecuted at a newly inaugurated... Read more
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Calgary Sun
What to do in Toronto during the 2016 NBA All Star weekendGrab your toque and get your game face on if you're heading for the NBA All-Sta
What to do in Toronto during the 2016 NBA All Star weekend
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Grab your toque and get your game face on if you're heading for the NBA All-Star Game in the 6ix —a term coined by rapper Drake, Toronto's unofficial ambassador, for his hometown. The 6ix, referring to the city's six jurisdictions, is just one of... Read more
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walesonline
Plans for 1,000 homes in north Cardiff recommended for approval todayCardiff’s planning committee is today being asked to approve a controversial de
Plans for 1,000 homes in north Cardiff recommended for approval today
walesonline / Posted 4 hours ago
Cardiff’s planning committee is today being asked to approve a controversial development of 1,000 homes in north Cardiff. Planning officials have recommended that a revised application by South Wales Land Developments for the “Churchlands”... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore 6th in international intellectual property indexSINGAPORE: The Republic came in sixth out of 38 countries in the US Chamber Int
Singapore 6th in international intellectual property index
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic came in sixth out of 38 countries in the US Chamber International Intellectual Property (IP) Index, the US Chamber of Commerce said on Wednesday (Feb 10). According to the Chamber, the index is a empirical assessment of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Uber launches carpool serviceUber Philippines introduces carpool service UBER Philippines on Wednesday laun
Uber launches carpool service
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
Uber Philippines introduces carpool service UBER Philippines on Wednesday launched a carpool service that enables commuters heading to the same destination to share a ride during rush hour in the metropolis. The service, called uberHOP, will have... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
EU: Balkans must provide more migrant shelterRefugees disembark a train upon their arrival at the transit center for refugee
EU: Balkans must provide more migrant shelter
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
Refugees disembark a train upon their arrival at the transit center for refugees near northern Macedonian village of Tabanovce, before continuing their journey to Serbia, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016. Macedonian authorities are reinforcing a barrier at... Read more
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iol.co.za
'Sanral double-charging e-tag holders'Johannesburg - Sanral may be claiming that it has successfully implemented e-ta
'Sanral double-charging e-tag holders'
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
Johannesburg - Sanral may be claiming that it has successfully implemented e-tag lanes at some of its conventional toll plazas - but the reality on the ground appears to be very different. The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse says it has received a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
A snowy start to a cold dayThere's snow on roadways and walkways this morning leading to some slippery are
A snowy start to a cold day
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
There's snow on roadways and walkways this morning leading to some slippery areas and some weather-related delays. About three inches fell on the Scranton area overnight. Temperatures are in the 20s. While most of it appears to be over, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Minster Dr Tedros Welcomes a Courtesy Visit By State Secretary of Justice and Public Security of NorwayState Secretary of Justice and Public Security of Norway, H.E Joran Kallmyr vis
Foreign Minster Dr Tedros Welcomes a Courtesy Visit By State Secretary of Justice and Public Security of Norway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
State Secretary of Justice and Public Security of Norway, H.E Joran Kallmyr visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia and held a discussion with Foreign Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom today (February 09, 2016). Upon welcoming Mr. Joran Kallmyr... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine rail cargo secrecy law bypassed public access, safety defensesAfter a runaway oil train killed 47 people in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, just miles
Maine rail cargo secrecy law bypassed public access, safety defenses
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
After a runaway oil train killed 47 people in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, just miles from the Maine border in 2013, Mainers demanded to know more about the state’s railways. How much oil was moving through Maine? Which companies shipped it and along what... Read more
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The Hill
Obama’s economy: The fierce debateThis article is part of a series on Barack Obama's presidency, nine years after
Obama’s economy: The fierce debate
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
This article is part of a series on Barack Obama's presidency, nine years after he announced his White House bid on Feb. 10, 2007. Seven years after President Obama’s inauguration, the debate about whether he saved the economy or held back its... Read more
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The Bottom Line
UVA/JPA Off- Grounds Housing still available at THE CROSSROADS. at Frostburg State University (Description THIS IS YOUR PLACE The Crossroads offers 2 different styles of our
UVA/JPA Off- Grounds Housing still available at THE CROSSROADS. at Frostburg State University (
The Bottom Line / Posted 6 hours ago
Description THIS IS YOUR PLACE The Crossroads offers 2 different styles of our 4 BEDROOM- 2 BATH apartment homes- each at a reasonable price. RENTS START AT $500.00-$575.00 per person. Conveniently located on the corner of JPA & Maury Ave, The... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Vagnini lone holdout as Sudbury sets budgetMike Jakubo, the chair of the city’s finance committee, patted his peers on the
Vagnini lone holdout as Sudbury sets budget
The Sudbury Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Mike Jakubo, the chair of the city’s finance committee, patted his peers on their proverbial backs on Tuesday as he lauded council’s efforts to pass a budget for the coming year that he said includes many quality-of-life enhancements. “This budget... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Gmail steps in to save you from insecure messagesThis is a great opportunity to look down on people from an ivory tower and set
Gmail steps in to save you from insecure messages
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 7 hours ago
This is a great opportunity to look down on people from an ivory tower and set yourself up as a privacy pioneer and preservationist. It's quite a smooth move from Google, as the firm will switch web and search protection to email. Which makes sense... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
S. Korea to shut down joint industrial park with N. KoreaFILE - In this March 18, 2015 file photo, South Korean businessmen wait to leav
S. Korea to shut down joint industrial park with N. Korea
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
FILE - In this March 18, 2015 file photo, South Korean businessmen wait to leave for the Kaesong Industrial Complex at the Inter-Korean Transit Office near the border village of Panmunjom, which has separated the two Koreas since the Korean War, in... Read more
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Raw Story
Here are 6 things you need to do to survive a global disasterWhether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts recko
Here are 6 things you need to do to survive a global disaster
Raw Story / Posted 7 hours ago
Whether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts reckon society as we know it will collapse within 13 days of a catastrophic event. So what do you do next? On 22 June, 2013, Tara O’Toole and Thomas Inglesby of the John... Read more
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DW
Macedonia's refugee dilemma |Macedonia has been the main transit point for almost 700,000 migrants heading f
Macedonia's refugee dilemma |
DW / Posted 7 hours ago
Macedonia has been the main transit point for almost 700,000 migrants heading from Greece to Western and Northern Europe on the so-called Balkan route since the beginning of 2015. Macedonian authorities are finalizing the construction of a new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KPA, KRA Bosses Sacked in Graft PurgeBy Brian Ngugi and Gitonga Marete Top bosses at the Kenya Ports Authority and
KPA, KRA Bosses Sacked in Graft Purge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
By Brian Ngugi and Gitonga Marete Top bosses at the Kenya Ports Authority and Kenya Revenue Authority in Mombasa have been sent packing in a bid to clean the port of corruption. Senior port police officers were reshuffled in the far-reaching purge... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Transit Cargo to Be Cleared At Port, CFSS Locked OutNairobi — All transit cargo will now be cleared at the Port of Mombasa and not
All Transit Cargo to Be Cleared At Port, CFSS Locked Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Nairobi — All transit cargo will now be cleared at the Port of Mombasa and not at Container Freight Stations (CFSs). Making the announcement on Tuesday, Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said the move is intended to combat the entry of... Read more
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Boston Herald
Manhunt hero cop Richard Donohue to retireTransit police Sgt. Richard “Dic” Donohue, who nearly bled to death during the
Manhunt hero cop Richard Donohue to retire
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Transit police Sgt. Richard “Dic” Donohue, who nearly bled to death during the shootout with the Boston Marathon bombers, said yesterday his injuries are forcing him to retire from the job he loves. “I love being a police officer. It’s something I... Read more
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