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The Christian Post
China Versus the CrossCommunist authorities are attempting to remove the cross from China. But Chines
China Versus the Cross
The Christian Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
Communist authorities are attempting to remove the cross from China. But Chinese Christians are responding in dramatic ways. The cross is, of course, the universal symbol of Christianity, and it speaks powerfully to God's justice, mercy, power, and... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Machines driven to meaningless, mindless murderEarlier this summer, Michael Shermer wrote a column for Scientific American to
Machines driven to meaningless, mindless murder
ScienceBlogs / Posted 20 minutes ago
Earlier this summer, Michael Shermer wrote a column for Scientific American to explain Why Do Cops Kill?. I was rapturously unaware of it because he’s an author I long ago decided I could ignore, but just recently a reader had to destroy my state of... Read more
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Philly.com
Brick & Mortar lifts the Loft District to go-there statusCraig LaBan, Inquirer Restaurant Critic Posted: Sunday, September 6, 2015, 3:01
Brick & Mortar lifts the Loft District to go-there status
Philly.com / Posted 29 minutes ago
Craig LaBan, Inquirer Restaurant Critic Posted: Sunday, September 6, 2015, 3:01 AM But it's no surprise. Philadelphia is a tribal city when it comes to dining. Nothing defines the borders these days as much as our neighborhood restaurants. And most... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Labor Day statement: Reflection, action ‘critical’ for care of workers"Individual reflection and action is critical" when it comes to improving the c
Labor Day statement: Reflection, action ‘critical’ for care of workers
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 46 minutes ago
"Individual reflection and action is critical" when it comes to improving the conditions of workers in the United States and elsewhere, said Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski of Miami, chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on Domestic Justice and Human... Read more
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indieWIRE
Telluride Review: Brie Larson is a Revelation Alongside Stunning Newcomer Jacob Tremblay in 'Room' A tense thriller and coming of age tale at once, Lenny Abrahamson's drama cas
Telluride Review: Brie Larson is a Revelation Alongside Stunning Newcomer Jacob Tremblay in 'Room'
indieWIRE / Posted 56 minutes ago
A tense thriller and coming of age tale at once, Lenny Abrahamson's drama casts a unique spell. Emma Donaghue's 2011 novel "Room" tracked the plight... Read more
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The Hindu
Sketching IIC’s journeyThe Indian Cartoon Gallery in the city celebrates eight years of clever laughs
Sketching IIC’s journey
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
The Indian Cartoon Gallery in the city celebrates eight years of clever laughs While the Indian Institute of Cartoonists (IIC), formed in 2001, completes 15 this year, the Indian Cartoon Gallery in the city, started in August 2007, celebrates its... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Is Francis a pope for Asia?The following is that interview, reprinted with permission. Phan: It is provid
Is Francis a pope for Asia?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted an hour ago
The following is that interview, reprinted with permission. Phan: It is providential that this interview takes place right after Pope Francis's [May 24] promulgation of his encyclical "Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home." From the fierce... Read more
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Sky News Australia
UN climate talks plagued by twin fearsNegotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 hours ago
Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin contradictory fears, which may result in a hollow deal, warn analysts. The all-too-real prospect of climate catastrophe on a horizon of decades, not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stakes are high for Apple going into 'critical event'Apple's annual September event is always its most anticipated gathering of the
Stakes are high for Apple going into 'critical event'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Apple's annual September event is always its most anticipated gathering of the year. The stakes are especially high this time around. Heading into Wednesday's invitation-only event in San Francisco, Apple is contending with volatile stock markets... Read more
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PlanetMountain
Arco Rock Legends 2015 won by Alexander Megos, Adam Ondra and John Ellison 05.09.2015 by Vinicio StefanelloOn Friday 04/09/2015 during the 10th Arco Roc
Arco Rock Legends 2015 won by Alexander Megos, Adam Ondra and John Ellison
PlanetMountain / Posted 2 hours ago
05.09.2015 by Vinicio StefanelloOn Friday 04/09/2015 during the 10th Arco Rock Legends celebration in Arco, Italy, Alexander Megos received the Salewa Rock Award while Adam... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
ANNE: RECTOR: Canadians reflected on campusAs university and college students arrive on campuses it’s time to address some
ANNE: RECTOR: Canadians reflected on campus
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 hours ago
As university and college students arrive on campuses it’s time to address something troubling. Since last September, I’ve quietly absorbed repeated insults toward my alma mater; Dalhousie University in Halifax. From the time I asked why one student... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Check Out Life Spans Around The World — And Likely Years Of Ill HealthIt's one of those good news/bad news stories. A study in the medical journal Th
Check Out Life Spans Around The World — And Likely Years Of Ill Health
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
It's one of those good news/bad news stories. A study in the medical journal The Lancet found that people around the world — in countries rich, poor and in the middle — are living longer. But here's the rub. You can't count on living those extra... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
After Houston Officer Shooting, Political Leaders Dig Into ObamaSeveral political leaders and presidential candidates have spoken out about the
After Houston Officer Shooting, Political Leaders Dig Into Obama
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
Several political leaders and presidential candidates have spoken out about the killing. President Obama called Goforth's widow earlier this week, and in a statement wrote that he would "continue to highlight the uncommon bravery that police officers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN climate talks plagued by twin fearsBONN: Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pac
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
BONN: Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin fears tugging in opposite directions, which may result in a hollow deal, say analysts. The all-too-real prospect of climate catastrophe on a horizon... Read more
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Aliran Online
Suhakam: Bersih 4 berakhir dengan amanSuruhanjaya melahirkan harapan bahawa perhimpunan aman pada masa hadapan, pada
Suhakam: Bersih 4 berakhir dengan aman
Aliran Online / Posted 3 hours ago
Suruhanjaya melahirkan harapan bahawa perhimpunan aman pada masa hadapan, pada bila-bila masa diadakan, akan dijalankan dengan cara yang sama, ujar Hasmy Agam. (English version below) Selaras dengan mandat statutorinya, Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Be inspired and moved by stitched masterpiece in Kendal“Is there anything I can do to help you?” I hesitantly ask the visitor in tears
Be inspired and moved by stitched masterpiece in Kendal
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
“Is there anything I can do to help you?” I hesitantly ask the visitor in tears in front of a Tapestry panel. On her travels from Australia, she was okay - just overwhelmed by seeing something she had heard so much about. The Quaker Tapestry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Invites Tenders for Supply of Laptops AgainThe Government Friday invited bids for supply of laptops after the first attemp
Govt Invites Tenders for Supply of Laptops Again
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The Government Friday invited bids for supply of laptops after the first attempt was rocked by procurement scandals. ICT Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said that firms keen on engaging in procurement scandals in the tenders will be stopped from... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UN climate talks plagued by twin fearsPARIS - Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate p
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
PARIS - Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin fears tugging in opposite directions, which may result in a hollow deal, say analysts. Science makes it clear that the laissez-faire alternative is... Read more
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PhysOrg
UN climate talks plagued by twin fearsScience makes it clear that the laissez-faire alternative is a climate-addled f
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
PhysOrg / Posted 4 hours ago
Science makes it clear that the laissez-faire alternative is a climate-addled future of mega-storms, drought, water wars and mass migration Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin fears tugging in... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears Published: 5 September 2015 5:11 PM Analysts say negotiators from 195 nation
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: 5 September 2015 5:11 PM Analysts say negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin fears tugging in opposite directions, which may result in a hollow... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact ar
UN climate talks plagued by twin fears
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
Negotiators from 195 nations tasked with crafting a universal climate pact are driven by twin fears tugging in opposite directions, which may result in a hollow deal, say analysts. The all-too-real prospect of... Read more
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International Business Times
Umbrella Movement: Meet the Hong Kong revolutionaries who have vowed to never give up the fight Nathan Law has just been released from Hong Kong's Police Headquarters on bail
Umbrella Movement: Meet the Hong Kong revolutionaries who have vowed to never give up the fight
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Nathan Law has just been released from Hong Kong's Police Headquarters on bail of HK$500 (£42.50). It's almost one year since he became the first arrest of the Umbrella Movement, when more than one million people peacefully occupied parts of Hong... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pause for reflectionIt had been years since the Rev. Debbie Freeman had taken a sabbatical. So thi
Pause for reflection
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
It had been years since the Rev. Debbie Freeman had taken a sabbatical. So this summer she decided to take some time away from serving the congregation of First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville. Instead of a traditional sabbatical, which often... Read more
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Hamilton News
Another viewpoint: Desperation met with razor wire and racismThe wrenching photographs of Aylan Kurdi, the 3-year-old Syrian boy whose body
Another viewpoint: Desperation met with razor wire and racism
Hamilton News / Posted 6 hours ago
The wrenching photographs of Aylan Kurdi, the 3-year-old Syrian boy whose body washed ashore on a Turkish beach this week, are an emblem of the moral and legal abdication of Western nations in the face of the worst refugee crisis the world has seen... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Cost of back to school supplies is on the riseThe drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full o
Cost of back to school supplies is on the rise
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 6 hours ago
The drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full of pens, binders, glue sticks, highlighters, wide-ruled loose leaf paper, colored pencils, spiral notebooks, and no. 2 Ticonderoga pencils and send their kids — happily or... Read more
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Times of Malta
Opening the door to abortionWaste not, want not. So the story goes. Any leftover food is either frozen for
Opening the door to abortion
Times of Malta / Posted 7 hours ago
Waste not, want not. So the story goes. Any leftover food is either frozen for when hunger strikes again or thrown away in the bin if one has had enough. This is how one of the proposed amendments to the embryo protection law wants to treat human... Read more
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Victor Post
Cost of back to school supplies is on the riseThe drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full o
Cost of back to school supplies is on the rise
Victor Post / Posted 7 hours ago
The drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full of pens, binders, glue sticks, highlighters, wide-ruled loose leaf paper, colored pencils, spiral notebooks, and no. 2 Ticonderoga pencils and send their kids — happily or... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Cost of back to school supplies is on the riseThe drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full o
Cost of back to school supplies is on the rise
Henrietta Post / Posted 7 hours ago
The drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full of pens, binders, glue sticks, highlighters, wide-ruled loose leaf paper, colored pencils, spiral notebooks, and no. 2 Ticonderoga pencils and send their kids — happily or... Read more
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Wayne Post
Cost of back to school supplies is on the riseThe drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full o
Cost of back to school supplies is on the rise
Wayne Post / Posted 8 hours ago
The drill is pretty much the same each September. Parents load backpacks full of pens, binders, glue sticks, highlighters, wide-ruled loose leaf paper, colored pencils, spiral notebooks, and no. 2 Ticonderoga pencils and send their kids — happily or... Read more
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International Business Times
Windows 10: How to fix blank tiles on Start Menu Several Windows 10 users have taken to Microsoft Forums and Reddit, complaining
Windows 10: How to fix blank tiles on Start Menu
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Several Windows 10 users have taken to Microsoft Forums and Reddit, complaining about the missing tiles issue with the Start Menu, soon after performing the fresh upgrade from Windows 7 or 8.1 to Windows 10. The root cause of the issue is attributed... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Kevin L. KernsBorn Aug. 27, 1961, in Winchester, Virginia, he was the son of Marshall Eugene
Kevin L. Kerns
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Born Aug. 27, 1961, in Winchester, Virginia, he was the son of Marshall Eugene Kerns and the late Betty Lou Carper. He worked as a forklift operator for Universal Forrest Products for 21 years and had previously worked at Elmwood Dairy Farm. Kevin... Read more
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New Kerala
Musicians release love song to Earth to inspire action at UN climate conference Internationally renowned artists have released a song urging world leaders to
Musicians release love song to Earth to inspire action at UN climate conference
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
Internationally renowned artists have released a song urging world leaders to reach a global agreement during the United Nations climate conference in December to limit... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
The case for the five-string banjo Do you know what the difference is between a South African macaw and a banjo?
The case for the five-string banjo
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
Do you know what the difference is between a South African macaw and a banjo? One is loud, obnoxious and noisy, and the other is a bird. Okay, my grandson and I are getting pretty sick of the banjo jokes. We’re... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
September 6Where’s NRA line? Re: “Americans strongly favor some new gun laws, poll says,”
September 6
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
Where’s NRA line? Re: “Americans strongly favor some new gun laws, poll says,” Nation & World, Aug. 30: This article simply restates an obvious, well-documented position most of us have held since the massacre of schoolchildren at Sandy Hook... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Tragedy in RoanokeThe murders of 24-year-old Alison Parker and her 27-year-old cameraman, Adam Wa
Tragedy in Roanoke
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
The murders of 24-year-old Alison Parker and her 27-year-old cameraman, Adam Ward, by a deranged and disgruntled man whose shoulder chip was as big as a boulder took me back to my early days in the business. At Alison's age, I was working as an Army... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
DNR grant improves park, tennis courtsThe Department of Natural Resources and Escanaba Recreation Department held a r
DNR grant improves park, tennis courts
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
The Department of Natural Resources and Escanaba Recreation Department held a ribbon cutting on Friday, Aug. 28, at the Ludington Park tennis courts. A Michigan DNR Passport Grant was received to resurface the Ludington Park tennis courts, purchase a... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Sanders stumps at Meskwaki NationAfter traditional singing and drumming by the Meskwaki people, the U.S. senator
Sanders stumps at Meskwaki Nation
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 9 hours ago
After traditional singing and drumming by the Meskwaki people, the U.S. senator from Vermont was introduced to an audience filled with students, residents of the settlement and the general public there to hear the senator speak about the issues... Read more
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Key West Citizen
District to consider starting school laterIf you’ve ever had teenagers, chances are you’ve seen the struggle that comes w
District to consider starting school later
Key West Citizen / Posted 9 hours ago
If you’ve ever had teenagers, chances are you’ve seen the struggle that comes with getting them up for school. There’s the alarm clock ringing, the opening of the blinds, the second ringing caused by a hit snooze button, a call of “Are you up? We’re... Read more
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Business Standard India
US envoy to visit India, China for climate talks next weekThis, ahead of crucial UN climate talks in Paris later this yearA senior Obama
US envoy to visit India, China for climate talks next week
Business Standard India / Posted 9 hours ago
This, ahead of crucial UN climate talks in Paris later this yearA senior Obama administration official will visit India and China next week to "consult" on climate change ahead of the crucial... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
We need to do whatever it takes to end this insanityOn Aug. 26, my daughter Alison was brutally struck down in the prime of her lif
We need to do whatever it takes to end this insanity
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 hours ago
On Aug. 26, my daughter Alison was brutally struck down in the prime of her life by a deranged gunman. Since that time I have stated in numerous interviews I have done with local, national and international media that I plan to make my life’s work... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Conservative author Ann Coulter to visit UTCAnn Coulter attends the premiere of "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" in Los Angeles i
Conservative author Ann Coulter to visit UTC
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Ann Coulter attends the premiere of "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" in Los Angeles in this July 22, 2015, file photo. Famed author and conservative columnist Ann Coulter is coming to Chattanooga to discuss what she calls the political misfortunes America... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple and the TV market – MacDailyNews“There is clearly a viable market for streaming media players like Apple TV, Ro
Apple and the TV market – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 11 hours ago
“There is clearly a viable market for streaming media players like Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV. However, the bigger opportunity is breaking into the market for Pay TV set top boxes, which today are less compelling products but retain access to... Read more
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The Star
Fortunes of Key ASIC hinge on two chipsChanges appear to be taking place in semiconductor design company, Key ASIC Bhd
Fortunes of Key ASIC hinge on two chips
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
Changes appear to be taking place in semiconductor design company, Key ASIC Bhd. For this company, which has been floundering in losses over the last four financial years, next year may appear to be its turnaround year based on two main... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball courtHe wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wea
For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball court
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 hours ago
He wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wearing the cap and gown in the picture, just like his older brother, Alfredo. Torres smiles and seems to enjoy that thought. Then he rubs the top of his head like all of... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Andy Parker: We need to do whatever it takes to end this insanityBy Andy Parker Guest commentary On Aug. 26, my daughter Alison was brutally s
Andy Parker: We need to do whatever it takes to end this insanity
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
By Andy Parker Guest commentary On Aug. 26, my daughter Alison was brutally struck down in the prime of her life by a deranged gunman. Since that time I have stated in numerous interviews I have done with local, national and international media... Read more
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Connecticut Post
For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball courtHe wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wea
For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball court
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 hours ago
He wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wearing the cap and gown in the picture, just like his older brother, Alfredo. Torres smiles and seems to enjoy that thought. Then he rubs the top of his head like all of... Read more
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The Hindu
Exercising editorial prerogativesThe crucial attribute of an Editor — the social responsibility to minimise harm
Exercising editorial prerogatives
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
The crucial attribute of an Editor — the social responsibility to minimise harm — manifests in the absence of stories that have potential to conflate and compound issues. If the elements of journalism are universal and its governing rules common,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sweet Caress by William Boyd: Snapshots of an almost-real life Review: Boyd reworks the formula of Any Human Heart while drawing dextrously
Sweet Caress by William Boyd: Snapshots of an almost-real life
The Irish Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Review: Boyd reworks the formula of Any Human Heart while drawing dextrously from his personal sources of fascination and obsession, writes Sara Baume When the birth of Amory Clay, the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Brian Koonz: For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball courtHe wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wea
Brian Koonz: For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball court
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 hours ago
He wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wearing the cap and gown in the picture, just like his older brother, Alfredo. Torres smiles and seems to enjoy that thought. Then he rubs the top of his head like all of... Read more
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The News-Times
Brian Koonz: For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball courtHe wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wea
Brian Koonz: For 9/11 victim Tyler Ugolyn, the best legacy is a basketball court
The News-Times / Posted 13 hours ago
He wants to become a businessman someday. But first, he wants to be the kid wearing the cap and gown in the picture, just like his older brother, Alfredo. Torres smiles and seems to enjoy that thought. Then he rubs the top of his head like all of... Read more
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