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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, April 27, 2016 JUCO tourney, players and volunteers deserve to be above the fray The JUCO d
Email letters, April 27, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
JUCO tourney, players and volunteers deserve to be above the fray The JUCO decision was correct. It’s about baseball. A college world series. It’s about the kids that will get to play for a National Championship. It’s... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Is Mesa anti-discrimination law dead?Mesa officials will not revisit a formal anti-discrimination law until at least
Is Mesa anti-discrimination law dead?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
Mesa officials will not revisit a formal anti-discrimination law until at least this fall, arguing that advancing such a measure during the election season would guarantee a rocky road to passage. Though the seven-member City Council appears to have... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Gambia: The worst dictatorship you've never heard ofSince taking power in a bloodless coup in 1994, Yahya Jammeh has presided over
Gambia: The worst dictatorship you've never heard of
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Since taking power in a bloodless coup in 1994, Yahya Jammeh has presided over the worst dictatorship you've never heard of. The eccentric Gambian president, who performs ritual exorcisms and claims to heal everything from AIDS to infertility with... Read more
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The Atlantic
How America’s Coastal Cities Left the Heartland BehindThe people of St. Louis weren’t really surprised when, on January 12, the Natio
How America’s Coastal Cities Left the Heartland Behind
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
The people of St. Louis weren’t really surprised when, on January 12, the National Football League announced its decision to let E. Stanley Kroenke, the owner of the St. Louis Rams, move his team to Los Angeles. Kroenke had long signaled his... Read more
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Air Force Times
In Congress this week: Nominations for top military posts in Europe, KoreaThe House Armed Services Committee’s annual debate over the defense authorizati
In Congress this week: Nominations for top military posts in Europe, Korea
Air Force Times / Posted 11 days ago
The House Armed Services Committee’s annual debate over the defense authorization act has arrived again, with committee drafts of the military legislation being finalized this week. The marathon, full committee markup will take place on April 27,... Read more
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Daily Mail
I'll advise Trump and want waterboarding back says wounded Iraq heroEXCLUSIVE: 'In war you have to do things you wouldn't normally do in life' - on
I'll advise Trump and want waterboarding back says wounded Iraq hero
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: 'In war you have to do things you wouldn't normally do in life' - one of the worst wounded of Iraq offers to advise Donald Trump and backs waterboarding Staff Sgt Bobby Henline was on an 82nd Airborne mission north of Baghdad in 2007 when... Read more
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examiner.com
VA Commission on Care suggests eliminating the VAJust when you think things couldn’t get worse for the VA, things get worse. A b
VA Commission on Care suggests eliminating the VA
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Just when you think things couldn’t get worse for the VA, things get worse. A blue-ribbon panel created by Congress to evaluate the Veterans Affairs health system (Veterans Health Administration) is considering a proposal to eliminate all VA medical... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Seven Collier elementary schools just say no to uniformsDistrict School Board of Collier County. (Carolina Hidalgo/Staff) Seven Collie
Seven Collier elementary schools just say no to uniforms
Naples Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
District School Board of Collier County. (Carolina Hidalgo/Staff) Seven Collier County elementary schools have voted down proposals to bring uniforms to their schools, disqualifying the district from cash proffered by state lawmakers in exchange for... Read more
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Air Force Times
When a drug test leads to other-than-honorable dischargeQ. I received an other-than-honorable discharge after having a urinalysis come
When a drug test leads to other-than-honorable discharge
Air Force Times / Posted 18 days ago
Q. I received an other-than-honorable discharge after having a urinalysis come back hot. What would I have to do to persuade a Discharge Review Board to upgrade my discharge? A. Obtaining a discharge upgrade — even after a positive urinalysis that... Read more
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Sporting Life
Book Review: Grand National Sky Bet Head Horse Racing Compiler Richard Horner with a horse-by-horse guide
Book Review: Grand National
Sporting Life / Posted 21 days ago
Sky Bet Head Horse Racing Compiler Richard Horner with a horse-by-horse guide to the Crabbie's Grand National.Shutthefrontdoor: Taken to win the Crabbie's Grand National Racecards and formMany Clouds: The winner of this... Read more
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The New Yorker
OrneryWhen Merle Haggard and his nine-person band, the Strangers, travel across the c
Ornery
The New Yorker / Posted 22 days ago
When Merle Haggard and his nine-person band, the Strangers, travel across the country to sing and play their complex, loose-shackled, intensely durable brand of country music, they do so in two handsome, high-ceilinged, custom touring buses. The... Read more
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Task & Purpose
The Mental Health Care Bill For Vets That No One Is Talking AboutToday, most of us know that veterans with general discharges lose access to the
The Mental Health Care Bill For Vets That No One Is Talking About
Task & Purpose / Posted 23 days ago
Today, most of us know that veterans with general discharges lose access to the Post-9/11 GI Bill — and full disclosure, I’m one of those guys. But, who determines who is a veteran and what benefits they receive has changed. Today, when a “former... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
GRAND NATIONAL PREVIEW: your A-Z pinsticker’s guide to all the Aintree runnersFancy a flutter on the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday? Most o
GRAND NATIONAL PREVIEW: your A-Z pinsticker’s guide to all the Aintree runners
Derbyshire Times / Posted 24 days ago
Fancy a flutter on the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday? Most of us will be tempted, even if it’s only 50p each/way. So to help you make your choice, here’s my potted A-Z pinsticker’s guide to the probable and possible runners,... Read more
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chad
GRAND NATIONAL PREVIEW: your A-Z pinsticker’s guide to all the Aintree runnersFancy a flutter on the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday? Most o
GRAND NATIONAL PREVIEW: your A-Z pinsticker’s guide to all the Aintree runners
chad / Posted 24 days ago
Fancy a flutter on the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday? Most of us will be tempted, even if it’s only 50p each/way. So to help you make your choice, here’s my potted A-Z pinsticker’s guide to the probable and possible runners,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Excerpts from recent editorials in Illinois newspapersState's financial woes add to population loss Census data released in late Mar
Excerpts from recent editorials in Illinois newspapers
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
State's financial woes add to population loss Census data released in late March told us what we already knew, which is that Illinois is experiencing a precipitous drop in population. That includes Central Illinois. While the data shows an increase... Read more
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The Advocate
New UNO President John Nicklow plans to make growing enrollment his top priorityThere’s a lot that goes into being a university president, but job No. 1 for Jo
New UNO President John Nicklow plans to make growing enrollment his top priority
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
There’s a lot that goes into being a university president, but job No. 1 for John Nicklow, recently named to the top post at the University of New Orleans, is pretty clear: Find more students. UNO is in a tenuous place. Its enrollment is less than... Read more
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The Advocate
New UNO president’s first goal: increasing enrollmentThere’s a lot that goes into being a university president, but job No. 1 for Jo
New UNO president’s first goal: increasing enrollment
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
There’s a lot that goes into being a university president, but job No. 1 for John Nicklow, recently named to the top post at the University of New Orleans, is pretty clear: Find more students. UNO is in a tenuous place. Its enrollment is less than... Read more

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