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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
20 workforce programs get state fundingTwenty workforce-training programs involving new collaborations between college
20 workforce programs get state funding
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Twenty workforce-training programs involving new collaborations between colleges, employers and high schools have been awarded state grants totaling approximately $15.7 million. Set to begin this fall term are robotics classes and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Higher Education As a Pillar of Our Transformation StoryA record 8,500 students will today graduate from the University of Rwanda in th
Higher Education As a Pillar of Our Transformation Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
A record 8,500 students will today graduate from the University of Rwanda in the first ceremony at which graduands from all constituent colleges will converge at the same venue to be conferred upon their degrees. This number is almost twice the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
ACT scores climb for third consecutive yearIn Calcasieu Parish, the average composite ACT score for the 2015-16 year was 1
ACT scores climb for third consecutive year
Southwest Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
In Calcasieu Parish, the average composite ACT score for the 2015-16 year was 19.7. There was an increase of 181 students scoring 18+ from the 2011-12 school year. Posted Jul. 28, 2016 at 12:00 PM BATON ROUGE — The Louisiana Department of Education... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Ramsey's Louisville tenure should be remembered for more than its endRamsey woke up Wednesday morning, I don't think he believed he was getting read
Ramsey's Louisville tenure should be remembered for more than its end
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 hours ago
Ramsey woke up Wednesday morning, I don't think he believed he was getting ready to spend his final day as president of the University of Louisville. He attended an ice cream social on the Health Sciences campus. He taught an economics class. At... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?­flattering reference to the ­influence that he wields, it won't be the last. B
Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?
Billboard / Posted 20 hours ago
­flattering reference to the ­influence that he wields, it won't be the last. Before the festival is over, a procession of acts and their handlers will venture to Dungan's Commerce Street tower office to kiss the ring of the most powerful person in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kunkuyu Ramp Up Pressure On Mutharika - 'University of Malawi Fees Must Fall'Minister of Information, Moses Kunkuyu has asked President Peter Mutharika to a
Kunkuyu Ramp Up Pressure On Mutharika - 'University of Malawi Fees Must Fall'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Minister of Information, Moses Kunkuyu has asked President Peter Mutharika to avoid burying his head in the sand but act swiftly on the controversial fees hike currently rocking the University of Malawi (Unima) to prevent a replica of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Accused of Ignoring Malawi University CrisisPeter Mutharika must stop pussyfooting around and provide a lasting solution to
President Accused of Ignoring Malawi University Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Peter Mutharika must stop pussyfooting around and provide a lasting solution to differences that have erupted between University of Malawi (Unima) Council and students over fees hike. University students have been holding demonstrations... Read more
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Manning River Times
Find your career on Fridaypost-school options for years 10, 11 and 12 students from around the area, who
Find your career on Friday
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
post-school options for years 10, 11 and 12 students from around the area, who are otherwise isolated from universities and colleges. The annual event is put together by the Lower North Coast Careers Advisers Association and the NSW Department of... Read more
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Daily Press
HU receives nearly $2 million in funding to help Hampton students through schoolHampton University announced this week that it has been granted $1.9 million fr
HU receives nearly $2 million in funding to help Hampton students through school
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Hampton University announced this week that it has been granted $1.9 million from the federal Department of Education to provide career and college guidance for more than 800 Hampton City Schools students. The "Talent Search" program is one of seven... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
EAMCET-2 paper leak: Telangana CID arrests ‘kingpin’, three othersarrested have been booked under IPC 406, 408, 420 read with 120b, Section 8 of
EAMCET-2 paper leak: Telangana CID arrests ‘kingpin’, three others
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
arrested have been booked under IPC 406, 408, 420 read with 120b, Section 8 of AP Public Examination Prevention of Malpractices Act of 1987. The Telangana government had on July 9 conducted the entrance test for admissions into medical and... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hannah Kohler: the woman behind this summer’s hit bookof this month’s Pride celebrations alive by reading this fascinating and moving
Hannah Kohler: the woman behind this summer’s hit book
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
of this month’s Pride celebrations alive by reading this fascinating and moving story of the lovers, lawyers, judges and activists behind the groundbreaking Supreme Court case that led to one of the most important civil rights victories in... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionPHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the fac
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or done. • Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey said... Read more
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The Hindu
After MCI revamp, high-level panel to recast UGC, AICTEChairman Arvind Panagariya, to prepare a road map for reforming the two regulat
After MCI revamp, high-level panel to recast UGC, AICTE
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Chairman Arvind Panagariya, to prepare a road map for reforming the two regulatory bodies in the field of education — the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) — as well as the board looking... Read more
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Business Standard India
NITI Aayog panel favours replacing Medical Council of India with a new bodycommittee, comprising health ministers and others. To make such a structure op
NITI Aayog panel favours replacing Medical Council of India with a new body
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
committee, comprising health ministers and others. To make such a structure operational, the Medical Council of India Act would have to be amended, for which a Cabinet note would be floated by the ministry soon. “The new Medical Commission... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionBy Robert Farley, FactCheck.org PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Co
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
By Robert Farley, FactCheck.org PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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Daily Record
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionPHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the fac
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or done. • Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey said... Read more
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York Daily Record
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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Daily Journal
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionunity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democrat
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
unity between Clinton and Sanders supporters. PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or... Read more
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USA Today
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic conventionPHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the fac
Fact check: Night 1 of Democratic convention
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention is underway, and the factual inaccuracies on the first night focused on income, college tuition and something the Republican ticket had said or done. • Pennsylvania Sen. Bob Casey said... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Lok Sabha Passes Bill Providing For Opening Of 6 New IITsGoa, Dharward and Bhilai. The Bill also seeks to bring the Indian School of Mi
Lok Sabha Passes Bill Providing For Opening Of 6 New IITs
SiliconIndia / Posted 2 days ago
Goa, Dharward and Bhilai. The Bill also seeks to bring the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, within the ambit of the Act. Replying to a debate on the bill, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said the government has formed High Education... Read more
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Philly.com
Democratic National Convention Day 1FactCheck.org is a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the Univers
Democratic National Convention Day 1
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
FactCheck.org is a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. We will be featuring their work as part of our convention coverage. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#oromoprotests - the "Oromo Street" and Africa's Counter-Protest State - Part IIand the Ethiopian counter-protest state. The importance of looking inward at t
#oromoprotests - the "Oromo Street" and Africa's Counter-Protest State - Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
and the Ethiopian counter-protest state. The importance of looking inward at the course of modern Oromo political activism and its relations with the Ethiopian state cannot be underestimated: tounderstand the roots of Oromo protests we... Read more
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Kenosha News
National honorevent next Monday through Wednesday in Huntington Beach, Calif. All 10 girls w
National honor
Kenosha News / Posted 3 days ago
event next Monday through Wednesday in Huntington Beach, Calif. All 10 girls who were picked are headed to NCAA Division I colleges — including Konwent, who will play at the University of Wisconsin in the fall. “I was speechless (to be picked),”... Read more
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The Current
Campus Crime Report: July 12 to July 17 – The CurrentBy Sarah Hayes, A&E Editor The following is a series of daily crime reports is
Campus Crime Report: July 12 to July 17 – The Current
The Current / Posted 3 days ago
By Sarah Hayes, A&E Editor The following is a series of daily crime reports issued by the University of Missouri-St. Louis Police Department since July 12. Reports after July 17 have not been made available online as of the weekend of July 22. The... Read more
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Business Insider
Reports of cheating on the ACT in China reflect a persistent and 'very disconcerting' issue to US collegesFormer students in the GAC program allege that cheating has occurred on ACT exa
Reports of cheating on the ACT in China reflect a persistent and 'very disconcerting' issue to US colleges
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Former students in the GAC program allege that cheating has occurred on ACT exams.China Photos/Getty Images Evidence of "widespread" cheating has emerged in a Chinese program designed to help foreign students gain admission into US schools,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Students, teachers detail cheating in programme owned by test giant ACTSHANGHAI/SEOUL/IOWA CITY: For many Chinese high school students hoping to get i
Students, teachers detail cheating in programme owned by test giant ACT
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SHANGHAI/SEOUL/IOWA CITY: For many Chinese high school students hoping to get into a US university, the pitch is hard to resist. Take English-language courses in China in a programme recognised by admissions offices at more than 60 colleges in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lok Sabha passes bill providing for opening of 6 new IITsGoa, Dharward and Bhilai. The Bill also seeks to bring the Indian School of Min
Lok Sabha passes bill providing for opening of 6 new IITs
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Goa, Dharward and Bhilai. The Bill also seeks to bring the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, within the ambit of the Act. Replying to a debate on the bill, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said the government has formed High Education... Read more
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Fortune
The Best Thing Hillary Clinton Can Do For Working ParentsMyra Strober is a labor economist and Professor Emerita at Stanford University.
The Best Thing Hillary Clinton Can Do For Working Parents
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Myra Strober is a labor economist and Professor Emerita at Stanford University. MIT Press recently published her memoir, Sharing the Work: What My Career and Family Taught Me about Breaking Through (and Holding the Door Open for Others). As the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Groups urge college students to get immunized against Meningitis B17 to 22 years of age, according to the Centers for Disease Control. College s
Groups urge college students to get immunized against Meningitis B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
17 to 22 years of age, according to the Centers for Disease Control. College students are at particular risk of contracting Meningitis B, because of the communal setting at most colleges and universities. Meningitis B is spread through... Read more
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Air Force Times
Tricare Help: Son is turning 23, what are his options?Q. I am a military spouse in Georgia with a son who turns 23 in September and i
Tricare Help: Son is turning 23, what are his options?
Air Force Times / Posted 5 days ago
Q. I am a military spouse in Georgia with a son who turns 23 in September and is still attending a university. He will no longer be eligible for Tricare. His only other option is Tricare Young Adult, but the problem is the cost. Tricare Young Adult... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Candidate calls for more ‘courage’ in Senatehe said. "It's not good for the country. It's not good for the kids." Glasshei
Candidate calls for more ‘courage’ in Senate
Minot Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
he said. "It's not good for the country. It's not good for the kids." Glassheim wants to see tuition-free community colleges, although he realizes it could take some years to get to that point because of the cost to the federal... Read more
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Reuters
Your Money: Avoid the shock of a fifth year of college tuitionAn undocumented UCLA student attends a graduation ceremony for UCLA ''Dreamers'
Your Money: Avoid the shock of a fifth year of college tuition
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
An undocumented UCLA student attends a graduation ceremony for UCLA ''Dreamers'' or Dream Act students at a church near the campus in Los Angeles, California June 15, 2012. NEW YORK When Donna Frost Gordon's son asked if he could stay in college for... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Integral to Canada’s economy, immigrants deserve more supportto Winnipeg in the 1890s, and did well – Saul and Irish, builders of large ston
Integral to Canada’s economy, immigrants deserve more support
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
to Winnipeg in the 1890s, and did well – Saul and Irish, builders of large stone buildings. His grandson, my father, left university in 1940 to volunteer for the Winnipeg Rifles and found himself landing in the first wave on D-Day. He had already... Read more
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The Hindu
NEET-2 is here, but students are still in a dilemmaminute”, the admission season has been chaotic for students in the State in par
NEET-2 is here, but students are still in a dilemma
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
minute”, the admission season has been chaotic for students in the State in particular as the State government failed to act quickly and delayed the counselling schedule. Although the stressful times for many candidates will end on Sunday after... Read more
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Boston Globe
Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequitymayor Joseph Curtatone, a camp organizer and chaperone, and George Scarpelli, t
Victims pay, coaches stay in hazing inequity
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
mayor Joseph Curtatone, a camp organizer and chaperone, and George Scarpelli, the soccer coach, faced no disciplinary action. Both denied any wrongdoing, characterizing the assaults not as hazing but as “violent criminal acts’’ they could not... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Northshore college leaders combat class cost, quality concernsbecause of the state's financial crisis and the cuts to higher education as a r
Northshore college leaders combat class cost, quality concerns
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
because of the state's financial crisis and the cuts to higher education as a result. Leaders of the state's third largest university, and one of the top ten fastest growing community colleges in the country, told a St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Educators Say Testing Isn’t the End-All, Be-All for College Readiness in Texasto do college work differs slightly. If you look at the students who take the
Educators Say Testing Isn’t the End-All, Be-All for College Readiness in Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
to do college work differs slightly. If you look at the students who take the SAT, it’s 32 percent. But only 27 percent of ACT test takers are college-ready. And according to Texas’ own college readiness test, the TSI, 30 percent can do college... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Profiling paranoiaresidence in U.S. government-sponsored internment camps, victims of World War I
Profiling paranoia
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
residence in U.S. government-sponsored internment camps, victims of World War II-era paranoia. Now, the California State University system, including Camarillo’s CSU, Channel Islands, has collaborated to archive and digitize oral histories,... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Labor secretary to look into K to 12 effect on labor – BulatlatACT Teachers Party Rep Antonio Tinio with other professors during dialogue with
Labor secretary to look into K to 12 effect on labor – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
ACT Teachers Party Rep Antonio Tinio with other professors during dialogue with Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello. (Photo grabbed from ACT Teachers Party Facebook page) “This is an opportune time for government to assert more regulatory power over... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
West Virginia editorial roundupnewspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Wa
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 8 days ago
newspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Washington are exclaiming they took major action this week to combat the opioid drug abuse problem plaguing the nation, but they haven't earned a hearty slap on the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
West Virginia editorial roundupnewspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Wa
West Virginia editorial roundup
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
newspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Washington are exclaiming they took major action this week to combat the opioid drug abuse problem plaguing the nation, but they haven't earned a hearty slap on the... Read more
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Daily Press
Confusing 'proprietary' FOIA exemption proves tricky to changeown varying ideas of what constitutes a proprietary record not subject to relea
Confusing 'proprietary' FOIA exemption proves tricky to change
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
own varying ideas of what constitutes a proprietary record not subject to release under the state's Freedom of Information Act. Now the study subcommittee that tasked this working group to the issue will take one more stab at the matter before... Read more
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The Marietta Times
West Virginia editorial roundupnewspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Wa
West Virginia editorial roundup
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 days ago
newspapers: July 18 The Herald-Dispatch on an anti-drug law: Lawmakers in Washington are exclaiming they took major action this week to combat the opioid drug abuse problem plaguing the nation, but they haven't earned a hearty slap on the... Read more
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dna
Last 10 years work undone by this government, says oppositionof communalism" and "intolerance" in the country and referred to incidents like
Last 10 years work undone by this government, says opposition
dna / Posted 8 days ago
of communalism" and "intolerance" in the country and referred to incidents like the Dadri lynching case and the Hyderabad University issue. He said people making non-responsible statements and the government is not taking any action against them.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOLE vows to speed up probe on illegal dismissal of teachersLabor Secretary Silvestre Bello III promised to advance the cases presented on
DOLE vows to speed up probe on illegal dismissal of teachers
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III promised to advance the cases presented on Tuesday by Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Representative Antonio Tinio and other groups. According to Tinio, two former faculty members filed cases of illegal... Read more
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