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Zero Hedge
Pentagon Admits "Lapses In Accountability" Led To Loss Of Hundreds Of Thousands Of US Guns In Afghanistan And Iraqefforts to sell military weapons coveted by terrorists and militants. The weapo
Pentagon Admits "Lapses In Accountability" Led To Loss Of Hundreds Of Thousands Of US Guns In Afghanistan And Iraq
Zero Hedge / Posted an hour ago
efforts to sell military weapons coveted by terrorists and militants. The weapons include many distributed by the United States to security forces and their proxies in the Middle East. These online bazaars, which violate Facebook’s recent... Read more
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Crosscut
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's futurefor the Lifetime Achievement Award. “The retired judge has served as the audito
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's future
Crosscut / Posted 2 hours ago
for the Lifetime Achievement Award. “The retired judge has served as the auditor of the Seattle Police Department’s Office of Professional Accountability, the department’s in-house oversight branch, for the last three years. She’s gone... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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Daily Journal
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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Breitbart
Dark Lord: Hacked Documents Reveal Magnitude of George Soros’s Influenceto count incarcerated people as “residents” of prison locations. A 2014 study
Dark Lord: Hacked Documents Reveal Magnitude of George Soros’s Influence
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
to count incarcerated people as “residents” of prison locations. A 2014 study examining voter trends of prisoners in three states found that in each state – New York, New Mexico, and North Carolina – the majority of convicts voted for... Read more
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Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Daily Record / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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York Daily Record
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
York Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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USA Today
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID statesevidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,
Little evidence of voter fraud in key voter ID states
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
evidence that such fraud is widespread. A News21 analysis four years ago of 2,068 alleged election-fraud cases in 50 states found that while some fraud had occurred since 2000, the rate was infinitesimal compared with the 146 million... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
A look at Walton County candidatesCandidates for public office in Walton County were asked to provide information
A look at Walton County candidates
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
Candidates for public office in Walton County were asked to provide information concerning their candidacy. The following individuals responded to the Daily News request. TAX COLLECTOR Name: Rhonda Skipper Party: Republican Current Job: Walton... Read more
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Breitbart
Tom Fitton: Clinton Foundation Still ‘Open for Business’ -- ‘to Get in on the Racket, You Make a Donation Now’donors. “Abedin had an email account on Clinton’s system, and did the ‘Clinton
Tom Fitton: Clinton Foundation Still ‘Open for Business’ -- ‘to Get in on the Racket, You Make a Donation Now’
Breitbart / Posted 7 hours ago
donors. “Abedin had an email account on Clinton’s system, and did the ‘Clinton family business,’ which was really government business, on that system,” Fitton noted. “We’re getting emails from that email account, and this guy – it was... Read more
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The Courier
Senator Madigan calls to bring something better to the peoplefuture major party alliance would lie.In his maiden parliamentary speech, DLP S
Senator Madigan calls to bring something better to the people
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
future major party alliance would lie.In his maiden parliamentary speech, DLP Senator John Madigan called for a "good Labor government that will bring something better to the people".Senator Madigan said the DLP and ALP differed in a number of... Read more
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Newsmax
NY Times Magazine Analysis: US Lost 700K Weapons in Middle East— about 700,000 in all, the Times reports. That "only accounts for 48 percent
NY Times Magazine Analysis: US Lost 700K Weapons in Middle East
Newsmax / Posted 8 hours ago
— about 700,000 in all, the Times reports. That "only accounts for 48 percent of the total small arms supplied by the U.S. government that can be found in open-source government reports," Overton tells the Times. The Times report asked another... Read more
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Slate
So You’ve Been Hacked. Is an Identification-Protection Service Like LifeLock Enough to Keep You Safe?everything from employees’ Social Security numbers to their passwords and medic
So You’ve Been Hacked. Is an Identification-Protection Service Like LifeLock Enough to Keep You Safe?
Slate / Posted 9 hours ago
everything from employees’ Social Security numbers to their passwords and medical information. Or last year, at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, where hackers are thought to even have accessed confidential federal employee background... Read more
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Raw Story
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyIn 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corpor
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Raw Story / Posted 9 hours ago
In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration, influential senators, international law enforcement agencies, anti-corruption activists and major... Read more
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Reuters
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecysecretary of state of Delaware. Courtesy State of Delaware DOVER, Delaware, In
How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Reuters / Posted 9 hours ago
secretary of state of Delaware. Courtesy State of Delaware DOVER, Delaware, In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration, influential... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Inside the brutal but bizarrely bureaucratic world of ISIS in LibyaPhoto: Lorenzo Tugnoli/For The Washington Post Pro-government fighters take a
Inside the brutal but bizarrely bureaucratic world of ISIS in Libya
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
Photo: Lorenzo Tugnoli/For The Washington Post Pro-government fighters take a break before returning to the frontline against the Islamic State in Sirte. Pro-government fighters take a break before returning to the... SIRTE, Libya - When the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyBy Suzanne Barlyn DOVER, Delaware, (Reuters) - In 2009, a global coalition was
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Swissinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
By Suzanne Barlyn DOVER, Delaware, (Reuters) - In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration, influential senators, international law... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
SPECIAL REPORT - How the State of Delaware kept America safe...The United States, championing the cause abroad, was also pursuing legislation
SPECIAL REPORT - How the State of Delaware kept America safe...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 10 hours ago
The United States, championing the cause abroad, was also pursuing legislation for stronger disclosure rules at home. Then along came Jeffrey Bullock, the newly appointed secretary of state for Delaware. His tiny East Coast state was in crisis,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecyDOVER, Delaware,: In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift
Special Report - How Delaware kept America safe for corporate secrecy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
DOVER, Delaware,: In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governments to lift the veil on corporate secrecy. Its members – U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration, influential senators, international law enforcement agencies, anti-corruption... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Human Rights Watch exec hits Bato, Duterte over killingsPhilippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald dela Rosa and Presiden
Human Rights Watch exec hits Bato, Duterte over killings
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 hours ago
Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Ronald dela Rosa and President Rodrigo Duterte for supposed lack of accountability over the spate of drug-related deaths in the country. Phelim Kine, deputy director of HRW’s Asia division,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 24 August 2016Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 5:30 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUE
Questions & Answers - 24 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 hours ago
Wednesday, 24 August 2016, 5:30 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSBuilding and Housing, Minister—Confidence1. ANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister:... Read more
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Reuters
Justice, recovery eludes thousands of India's trafficked childrenyear yet few are traced and given adequate support to rebuild their lives, part
Justice, recovery eludes thousands of India's trafficked children
Reuters / Posted yesterday
year yet few are traced and given adequate support to rebuild their lives, partly due to the under-utilization of funds by states and a slow judicial system, government officials and judges said Tuesday. Data from the National Crime Records Bureau... Read more
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The Forward
EXCLUSIVE: Does Aid to Palestinians Subsidize the Families of Terrorists?stipend, The Associated Press reported. Yet almost seven weeks after Netanyahu
EXCLUSIVE: Does Aid to Palestinians Subsidize the Families of Terrorists?
The Forward / Posted yesterday
stipend, The Associated Press reported. Yet almost seven weeks after Netanyahu’s announcement, the Prime Minister’s Office refuses to say whether the Israeli leader’s vow has been fulfilled. “It’s all lip service,” said David Bedein, head... Read more
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The Forward
EXCLUSIVE: Does Aid to Israel Subsidize the Families of Palestinian Terrorists?stipend, The Associated Press reported. Yet almost seven weeks after Netanyahu
EXCLUSIVE: Does Aid to Israel Subsidize the Families of Palestinian Terrorists?
The Forward / Posted yesterday
stipend, The Associated Press reported. Yet almost seven weeks after Netanyahu’s announcement, the Prime Minister’s Office refuses to say whether the Israeli leader’s vow has been fulfilled. “It’s all lip service,” said David Bedein, head... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Africa's Opposition to ICC Will Only Get Louder(CISSA) in Kigali last week the latest to move the discourse forward. This mea
Why Africa's Opposition to ICC Will Only Get Louder
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
(CISSA) in Kigali last week the latest to move the discourse forward. This means that, despite 34 African countries being states parties to the Rome Statute of the ICC, it will be a while before the Court musters respect on the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadlyHill, Kara-Murza, a leader in the Russian opposition, urged U.S. lawmakers to e
More critics of Kremlin find speaking out can be deadly
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
Hill, Kara-Murza, a leader in the Russian opposition, urged U.S. lawmakers to expand economic sanctions against the Russian government under a law known as the Magnitsky Act. That would hasten political change in Russia, he argued. Back in Moscow a... Read more
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FOX News
UN stonewall on Haiti cholera epidemic starts to crumbleThe United Nations’ wall of denial concerning its responsibility for Haiti’s si
UN stonewall on Haiti cholera epidemic starts to crumble
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
The United Nations’ wall of denial concerning its responsibility for Haiti’s six-year-old cholera epidemic—and claims of diplomatic immunity regarding the consequences-- appears to be crumbling. In a statement issued Wednesday, a U.N. spokesperson... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Crowdfunding For FOIA Request Fort Knox Audit Documents Completes Within 24 Hours.official gold reserves. Of course my goal is to figure out if these audits are
Crowdfunding For FOIA Request Fort Knox Audit Documents Completes Within 24 Hours.
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
official gold reserves. Of course my goal is to figure out if these audits are credible, or if they’re invented by the US government to silence the people that think gold has any value and forms the very material basis for a well-functioning... Read more
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New Kerala
New UN report lays bare widespread ISIL 'atrocities' committed against Yazidis in Iraq - newkerala.com #106966New York, Aug 19 : A new United Nations report lays bare the widespread and sys
New UN report lays bare widespread ISIL 'atrocities' committed against Yazidis in Iraq - newkerala.com #106966
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New York, Aug 19 : A new United Nations report lays bare the widespread and systematic manner in which the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, Da'esh) has committed "terrible atrocities" against the Yezidi and other ethnic and religious... Read more
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The Atlantic
Is Gawker Still the Future of Media?mid-40s, tall and louche, Denton was unshaven and wearing jeans and an untucked
Is Gawker Still the Future of Media?
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
mid-40s, tall and louche, Denton was unshaven and wearing jeans and an untucked shirt when I visited him in an open-plan office filled with people half his age (I in corduroys and blue blazer over a V-neck sweater and Jos. A. Bank shirt,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mayoral candidates stress plans to move Alexander City past bumpy chapterof mayor in Alexander City in a race that continues to garner lots of talk and
Mayoral candidates stress plans to move Alexander City past bumpy chapter
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
of mayor in Alexander City in a race that continues to garner lots of talk and attention during a contentious time in city government. In the days leading up to the Aug. 23 municipal election, the candidates will be busy campaigning and meeting... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Mayoral candidates stress plans to move Alexander City past bumpy chapterof mayor in Alexander City in a race that continues to garner lots of talk and
Mayoral candidates stress plans to move Alexander City past bumpy chapter
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
of mayor in Alexander City in a race that continues to garner lots of talk and attention during a contentious time in city government. In the days leading up to the Aug. 23 municipal election, the candidates will be busy campaigning and meeting... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Alaskan villagers deciding on relocation due to climate chan...Shishmaref, located on an island north of the Bering Strait that separates the
Alaskan villagers deciding on relocation due to climate chan...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Shishmaref, located on an island north of the Bering Strait that separates the United States and Russia, is losing up to 10 feet (three meters) of shoreline each year, according to research by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Alabama-based Auburn... Read more
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ABC News
UN Launches Investigation Into Attack on Foreigners in South Sudanthe disturbing reports of the July 11 attack on a hotel complex popular among f
UN Launches Investigation Into Attack on Foreigners in South Sudan
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
the disturbing reports of the July 11 attack on a hotel complex popular among foreigners in Juba and allegations that the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) failed to respond appropriately. One person was killed and several civilians... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Horner, Byrd, Treadwell and Bunk bios and questionnaireson making Northeast Florida a better place for families, individuals, and job-c
Horner, Byrd, Treadwell and Bunk bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
on making Northeast Florida a better place for families, individuals, and job-creators. The son of a retired U.S. Army officer and West Point graduate, Donnie learned the importance of military service at a young age. He went on to graduate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stabilising Nigeria's Ailing EconomyChika Amanze Nwachuku writes that with the deepening economic crisis, the feder
Stabilising Nigeria's Ailing Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Chika Amanze Nwachuku writes that with the deepening economic crisis, the federal government should take more proactive measures to forestall a total economic collapse. The Nigerian economy has been under intense strain due to the collapse in oil... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnairesto serve his community at an early age. Beginning his law enforcement career as
Rutherford, Ray, Tanzler, Malin, McClure, Kaufman and Pueschel bios and questionnaires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
to serve his community at an early age. Beginning his law enforcement career as a patrolman at the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office in 1974, he rose through the ranks and gained more responsibilities and leadership experience, especially when John... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolin Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary Jo
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
in Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The U.S. Education... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolin Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary Jo
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 7 days ago
in Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The U.S. Education... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolin Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary Jo
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
in Washington. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The U.S. Education... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford schoolequity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John Kin
Education secretary to discuss diversity at Hartford school
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
equity. The importance and benefits of diversity is a theme Secretary John King Jr. has been discussing around the United States since he took office earlier this year. Connecticut's two U.S. senators, the governor and other officials are... Read more
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