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The Daily Sentinel
Silver bullets and sanitized history 
never serve the public interestSilver bullets and sanitized history never serve the public interest “Never co
Silver bullets and sanitized history 
never serve the public interest
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
Silver bullets and sanitized history never serve the public interest “Never confuse movement with action.” — Ernest Hemingway I’ve long had a measurement of the worth of any activity I’m involved in…one that mirrors Hemingway’s statement... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 31, 2015 Uncompahgre Pit will cause more harm than good for Montrose County Per the D
Email letters, August 31, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
Uncompahgre Pit will cause more harm than good for Montrose County Per the Dept. of Reclamation and Mining Safety, there are over 30 operating gravel mines in Montrose County. Also per DRMS, most gravel mines in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The budget-busting candidateWhich presidential candidate would be the biggest budget-buster? Bernie Sanders
The budget-busting candidate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Which presidential candidate would be the biggest budget-buster? Bernie Sanders, the welfare-state socialist? Hillary Clinton, the activist-government Democrat? Any of a passel of no-new-taxes Republicans? Nope. It's the self-styled... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Coal firm says trees can offset its outputST. LOUIS -- Tom Clarke is planting the seed that he hopes will save, or at lea
Coal firm says trees can offset its output
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
ST. LOUIS -- Tom Clarke is planting the seed that he hopes will save, or at least cushion the fall, of the coal industry that is so tied to the Appalachian region he calls home. Actually, for his plan to work, he'll have to plant hundreds of... Read more
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KRGV Rio Grande Valley
Veterans Talk About Issues That Affect ThemA group of veterans gathered Saturday to discuss ways to improve life in the va
Veterans Talk About Issues That Affect Them
KRGV Rio Grande Valley / Posted 2 days ago
A group of veterans gathered Saturday to discuss ways to improve life in the valley. The group stressed the importance of making sure veterans vote in the upcoming election. They say they want more including better hospitals and a stronger... Read more
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CBS 5 Phoenix
Phoenix VA patients moved after Legionnaires’ disease bacteria turns upAt least 20 patients were relocated at the VA Hospital Friday after tests turne
Phoenix VA patients moved after Legionnaires’ disease bacteria turns up
CBS 5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
At least 20 patients were relocated at the VA Hospital Friday after tests turned up unsafe levels of Legionella bacteria in the water supply in one of the buildings. So far, none of the patients has shown any symptoms. “We're trying to be safe and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 28, 2015 Legalized assisted suicide puts disabled people at risk It was disappointing
Email letters, August 28, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Legalized assisted suicide puts disabled people at risk It was disappointing to see the article “Assisted suicide may be on ballot” and editorial “Ballot the wrong way to decide right to die,” not mention the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Local veterans, officials dedicate sign for new VA clinic siteLocal veteran Dr. Tom Waters said he is remaining "cautiously optimistic" at th
Local veterans, officials dedicate sign for new VA clinic site
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 3 days ago
Local veteran Dr. Tom Waters said he is remaining "cautiously optimistic" at the probability of a new VA clinic in Pahrump. Waters was part of more than a dozen veterans on Friday and Tuesday who officially dedicated a sign declaring the parcel of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Woman killed in hit and run was UMMC security guardJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Police say the woman that was struck and
Woman killed in hit and run was UMMC security guard
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Police say the woman that was struck and killed in a hit and run on Woodrow Wilson was a security guard for the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She was hit at around 5:30 am Friday morning while trying... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Woman killed in hit and run was UMMC security guardJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Police say the woman that was struck and
Woman killed in hit and run was UMMC security guard
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Police say the woman that was struck and killed in a hit and run on Woodrow Wilson was a security guard for the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She was hit at around 5:30 am Friday morning while trying... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Aug. 28, 2015Printed Letters: AP story on Trump was biased from the get-go On Wednesday, T
Aug. 28, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Printed Letters: AP story on Trump was biased from the get-go On Wednesday, The Sentinel ran an article titled, “Trump has journalist removed from event.” The source of the article was the Associated Press, written by Thomas... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fix for issues vowed at Pittsburgh VAOfficials at the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System are vowing to fi
Fix for issues vowed at Pittsburgh VA
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Officials at the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System are vowing to fix a list of problems uncovered by agency investigators — ranging from the way health care workers clear a patient's airway to the training pharmacists receive in... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 27, 2015 ‘Republican clown car’ candidates far preferable to Hillary Clinton I see th
Email letters, August 27, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
‘Republican clown car’ candidates far preferable to Hillary Clinton I see that Claudette Konola has now picked up using Jim Spehar’s derogatory term “Republican clown car” in her op-eds. I, for one, prefer any of the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Bus driver goes the extra mile, helps veteran make connectionA Milwaukee area bus driver is being commended for an act of kindness that went
Bus driver goes the extra mile, helps veteran make connection
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
A Milwaukee area bus driver is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. Stories of the day... Driving his route, Chris Martin looks out for his riders and Tuesday morning was no different. When he picked up an elderly man who... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticedMILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. T
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticed
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus ride brought two strangers together, and Milwaukee County bus driver Chris Martin is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. “I... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticedMILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. T
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticed
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus ride brought two strangers together, and Milwaukee County bus driver Chris Martin is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. “I... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticedMILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. T
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticed
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus ride brought two strangers together, and Milwaukee County bus driver Chris Martin is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. “I... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticedMILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. T
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticed
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE, WI (CNN) - Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus ride brought two strangers together, and Milwaukee County bus driver Chris Martin is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. “I... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
"It felt good doing a good deed:" Milwaukee bus driver's act of kindness goes a long wayMILWAUKEE — Sometimes the simplest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morn
"It felt good doing a good deed:" Milwaukee bus driver's act of kindness goes a long way
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE — Sometimes the simplest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, August 25th a bus ride brought two strangers together. The Milwaukee County bus driver is being commended fro an act of kindness that went a long way. Bus driver... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticedSometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus
Bus driver's kindness doesn't go unnoticed
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
Sometimes, the smallest acts can be the most memorable. Tuesday morning, a bus ride brought two strangers together, and Milwaukee County bus driver Chris Martin is being commended for an act of kindness that went a long way. “I always try to help... Read more
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620 WTMJ Milwaukee
MCTS driver helps riderMILWAUKEE - A Milwaukee County bus driver goes above and beyond to help his pas
MCTS driver helps rider
620 WTMJ Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
MILWAUKEE - A Milwaukee County bus driver goes above and beyond to help his passengers. This time, his act of kindness is captured on video. He was honored by MCTS for his good deed, after bus riders shared their admiration. Surveillance video shows... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Firefighters build ramp for disabled veteranUpdated: Wed, Aug 26 2015, 08:19 PM MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (Larry Davis) -- They dug
Firefighters build ramp for disabled veteran
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 5 days ago
Updated: Wed, Aug 26 2015, 08:19 PM MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (Larry Davis) -- They dug holes, measured, sawed and drilled. It was not the work of a construction crew but some big-hearted, Middletown firefighters. They were building a ramp for a disabled... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Kansas, South Carolina Take NIMBY Stance on Guantanamo PrisonersIn hopes that it can persuade Congress to drop its prohibition on transferring
Kansas, South Carolina Take NIMBY Stance on Guantanamo Prisoners
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
In hopes that it can persuade Congress to drop its prohibition on transferring detainees in Guantanamo to American soil, the White House is hunting for a highly secure place in the U.S. for some 50 detainees. Labeled as "enemy combatants," they've... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR StoryKansas, South Carolina Take NIMBY Stance on Guantanamo Prisoners In hopes that
NPR Story
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
Kansas, South Carolina Take NIMBY Stance on Guantanamo Prisoners In hopes that it can persuade Congress to drop its prohibition on transferring detainees in Guantanamo to American soil, the White House is hunting for a highly secure place in the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Artist wishes Confederate flag flap would fade away I’m the artist who painted the mural in the cafeteria at the VA hospital. Ano
Artist wishes Confederate flag flap would fade away
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
I’m the artist who painted the mural in the cafeteria at the VA hospital. Another veteran donated his time for a month straight to make this tribute to “all who served.” It depicts the history of... Read more
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The Torrington Telegram
The Torrington Telegram Harry Latta Nov. 16, 1939-Aug. 23, 2015THORNTON, Colo. � Harry Latta, 75, of Thornton, Colo. died Aug. 23 at Collier H
The Torrington Telegram Harry Latta Nov. 16, 1939-Aug. 23, 2015
The Torrington Telegram / Posted 6 days ago
THORNTON, Colo. � Harry Latta, 75, of Thornton, Colo. died Aug. 23 at Collier Hospice Center in Wheat Ridge, Colo. Harry was born Nov. 16, 1939 in Fort Laramie. After high school, he joined the army where he served with the 536th Military Police... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a disaster,' but argues for completionRepublican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall T
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a disaster,' but argues for completion
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall Tuesday that he supports finishing the Aurora VA hospital despite huge cost overruns. "We need to finish up, we can't just can't waste hundreds of millions of dollars,"... Read more
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Denver Post
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completionRepublican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall T
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completion
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall Tuesday that he supports finishing the Aurora VA hospital despite huge cost overruns. "We need to finish up, we can't just can't waste hundreds of millions of dollars,"... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Jeb Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completionRepublican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall T
Jeb Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completion
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall Tuesday that he supports finishing the Aurora VA hospital despite huge cost overruns. "We need to finish up, we can't just can't waste hundreds of millions of dollars,"... Read more
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Denver Post
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completionRepublican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall T
Bush calls Aurora VA hospital a "disaster," but argues for completion
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush told veterans at a metro town hall Tuesday that he supports finishing the Aurora VA hospital despite huge cost overruns. "We need to finish up, we can't just can't waste hundreds of millions of dollars,"... Read more
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Redwood Falls Gazette
RAH Adult Day Services expandsIt started out as an exercise session, but pretty soon veterans Norman Fonss, 8
RAH Adult Day Services expands
Redwood Falls Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
It started out as an exercise session, but pretty soon veterans Norman Fonss, 85, and Leonard Kodet, 90, were talking about their experiences in the army; in other words, it was just a typical day at the Redwood Area Hospital’s Adult Day... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Veterans help veterans get a rideBREMERTON — For veterans to receive benefits they’ve earned, they often need to
Veterans help veterans get a ride
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
BREMERTON — For veterans to receive benefits they’ve earned, they often need to travel, an ability Bremerton’s Disabled American Veterans chapter has become adept at supplying. A 2002 Buick Park Avenue given to Puget Sound Veterans Hope Center... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
PGA of America HOPE Program Is Changing Veterans' LivesUpdated: 08/24/2015 6:51 PM Created: 08/24/2015 6:49 PM KSTP.com By: Parker A
PGA of America HOPE Program Is Changing Veterans' Lives
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 7 days ago
Updated: 08/24/2015 6:51 PM Created: 08/24/2015 6:49 PM KSTP.com By: Parker Anderson The PGA of America has come up with a very unique program for our veterans: It's called PGA HOPE. Some veterans who suffer from P-T-S-D, brain injuries and... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Veterans given free admission to Trace Adkins show August 29 The Ionia Country Jam will be coming to the Ionia Free Fair Grounds this Satu
Veterans given free admission to Trace Adkins show August 29
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
The Ionia Country Jam will be coming to the Ionia Free Fair Grounds this Saturday, and veterans will be able to attend the show for free. The day-long country music event will be taking... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Madison VA Hospital opening new outpatient clinic in Freeport next weekThe Madison VA Hospital announces it will open a new outpatient clinic in Freep
Madison VA Hospital opening new outpatient clinic in Freeport next week
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 7 days ago
The Madison VA Hospital announces it will open a new outpatient clinic in Freeport on Monday, August 31. The new 4,500 square foot clinic at 750 Kiwanis Drive will be 70% larger than the 2,600 square foot facility at the current location on 1301... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 24, 2015 Sen. Guzman is looking toward to the future while Sen. Scott wants to go back
Email letters, August 24, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Sen. Guzman is looking toward to the future while Sen. Scott wants to go backwards in time Want more global warming? Then stop the war on our natural resources. Burn baby burn! More coal that is! And by the way, want... Read more
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ESPN
From The Mag: Beyond The BreachIN THE COURTYARD behind the St. Louis Cathedral, which rises above Jackson Squa
From The Mag: Beyond The Breach
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
IN THE COURTYARD behind the St. Louis Cathedral, which rises above Jackson Square, there's a statue of Jesus missing its thumb and forefinger. Katrina broke them off, and people here joke about Jesus using those missing digits to flick the storm... Read more
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Williamson Daily News
Vietnam vet talks about PTSDBy Kyle Lovern Williamson native and Liberty High School graduate Herman Willi
Vietnam vet talks about PTSD
Williamson Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
By Kyle Lovern Williamson native and Liberty High School graduate Herman Williams is a real war hero. The 68 year old Williams, known as “Jerry” growing up on Vinson Street, was awarded an unprecedented three Purple Hearts while serving as a Marine... Read more
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Roll Call
Living Proof of Why we Must Build a Strong VA | Commentary By Garry J. Augustine There is a growing national debate about
Living Proof of Why we Must Build a Strong VA
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
| Commentary By Garry J. Augustine There is a growing national debate about the future of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Some even question whether our nation can afford to provide future... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Veterans Meet With Officials to Voice Concerns About the VA's Future The VA Hospital in Clarkburg held a public forum town meeting, August 21. Th
Veterans Meet With Officials to Voice Concerns About the VA's Future
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 10 days ago
The VA Hospital in Clarkburg held a public forum town meeting, August 21. The VA Hospital in Clarkburg held a... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Earline M. Douglas-Thomas, 75Earline M. Douglas-Thomas, of Villa Rica, GA passed away on Friday, August 7, 2
Earline M. Douglas-Thomas, 75
New Haven Independent / Posted 11 days ago
Earline M. Douglas-Thomas, of Villa Rica, GA passed away on Friday, August 7, 2015 at Tanner Hospital. A native of New Haven, CT, Mrs. Douglas-Thomas (b. April 12, 1940) was the daughter of the late Ella Mae Barrow Douglas and Earl E. Douglas Sr.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Legendary meteorologist Harry Volkman diesHarry Volkman was accurate, trusted, charismatic -- qualities that made audienc
Legendary meteorologist Harry Volkman dies
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Harry Volkman was accurate, trusted, charismatic -- qualities that made audiences tune into his weather reports for more than 50 years. Volkman, 89, died Thursday at Oakton Pavillion nursing home in Des Plaines, his son, Eddie Volkman, told media... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs visits Louisville, praises improvements at VA HospitalLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Issues at Louisville's VA hospital are improving, acc
Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs visits Louisville, praises improvements at VA Hospital
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 12 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Issues at Louisville's VA hospital are improving, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. Concerns over the past year centered on quality of care and excessive wait times, but according to Deputy Secretary of... Read more
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Denver Post
Jeb Bush highlights VA hospital failures ahead of Denver visitRepublican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is citing the debacle at the VA hosp
Jeb Bush highlights VA hospital failures ahead of Denver visit
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is citing the debacle at the VA hospital in Aurora as part of his justification for a plan to revamp the nation's veteran services. Bush outlined his proposal earlier this week and will visit the Denver... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Amidst flooding woes, downtown drainage project a work in progressIn Charleston, when in rains, it floods. That's the new normal for residents an
Amidst flooding woes, downtown drainage project a work in progress
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 12 days ago
In Charleston, when in rains, it floods. That's the new normal for residents and business owners throughout the Charleston peninsula. "It basically shuts everything down," said Lauren Swink, a store manager along the city market. Swink captured... Read more
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Roll Call
Tim Kaine Hears Sequestration Worries, VA Hospital ComplaintsTim Kaine: Sequestration, VA Hospital Top Concerns RICHMOND, Va. — While Sen.
Tim Kaine Hears Sequestration Worries, VA Hospital Complaints
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
Tim Kaine: Sequestration, VA Hospital Top Concerns RICHMOND, Va. — While Sen. Mark Warner round-tabled down the street on Tuesday with a group of gig-economy workers, Virginia’s junior senator, Democrat Tim Kaine, met with local black business... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Health Briefs, August 19“Medicare Choices Made Easy” with The Council on Aging of Buncombe County and S
Health Briefs, August 19
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 13 days ago
“Medicare Choices Made Easy” with The Council on Aging of Buncombe County and Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program, 3-5 p.m. Thursday. Free. Register by calling the Pardee Signature Care Center at 828-692-4600. “Gynecological Health and... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Social Security, Vietnam WarIn his letter to the editor (R-J, 8-17), Matthew Galligan writes, “We citizens
Social Security, Vietnam War
The Record-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
In his letter to the editor (R-J, 8-17), Matthew Galligan writes, “We citizens should be willing to accept a reduction of benefits in Social Security, Medicare, and other entitlements, as sacrifice for the good of our country.” Sadly, the writer... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 18, 2015 Those who recreate in Grand Valley may be abusing private property rights Re
Email letters, August 18, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Those who recreate in Grand Valley may be abusing private property rights Responding to Margaret Evans’ letter on Aug. 14th: I do not disagree with the bike riders, joggers, walkers, etc. who wish to use a trail along... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Irrigators oppose change to drainage district board The Grand Valley “Irrigators” who sign below, and the Grand Valley Drainage D
Irrigators oppose change to drainage district board
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
The Grand Valley “Irrigators” who sign below, and the Grand Valley Drainage District are opposed to Duncan McArthur and Scott McInnis’ plan that attacks the Valley’s irrigation interests. The... Read more
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