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Op-Ed News
Rosner and Markowitz, Welcome to the United States of Flintabout nightmares: the children of a city, thousands of them, may have been pois
Rosner and Markowitz, Welcome to the United States of Flint
Op-Ed News / Posted 34 minutes ago
about nightmares: the children of a city, thousands of them, may have been poisoned by lead in its drinking water in a process set off by adults intent on saving a little money, who learned of the dangers and then ignored the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Simon Corbell defies Liberals over merger of public trustee and guardianrisk that financial considerations would trump others. Mr Corbell said it was
Simon Corbell defies Liberals over merger of public trustee and guardian
Canberra Times / Posted 53 minutes ago
risk that financial considerations would trump others. Mr Corbell said it was "simply wrong" to suggest the merger would water down the ability of the public trustee or guardian to act in people's best interests. The change would save money in... Read more
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The Herald News
UMass Dartmouth scientists improving cod counting technologyin recent assessments.“Our goal is to provide all stakeholders in this issue wi
UMass Dartmouth scientists improving cod counting technology
The Herald News / Posted an hour ago
in recent assessments.“Our goal is to provide all stakeholders in this issue with trustworthy science that leads to smart management of the Gulf of Maine cod fishery,’’ said Dr. Kevin Stokesbury, whose team conducted the test. “We are pleased with... Read more
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Task & Purpose
7 Great Jobs In Logistics For VeteransWork Coalition. This role is well-suited to senior enlisted and junior officers
7 Great Jobs In Logistics For Veterans
Task & Purpose / Posted 2 hours ago
Work Coalition. This role is well-suited to senior enlisted and junior officers who have experience with forecasting, order management, production planning, warehouse, and transportation operations. A strong leader who can recruit and mentor top... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Agenda of the next president: Economy and jobsand order, corruption, health care, foreign policy, traffic, climate change and
Agenda of the next president: Economy and jobs
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
and order, corruption, health care, foreign policy, traffic, climate change and Internet connectivity. Under the Aquino administration, the economy has grown by an average of 6.2 percent–the fastest since the late ’70s. And thanks to reforms in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Steady Progress? 30 Years of Museveni and the NRMthat more than 30% would be required for local government to operate as envisag
Steady Progress? 30 Years of Museveni and the NRM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
that more than 30% would be required for local government to operate as envisaged.1 Despite its early promise, local administration has become more of a political project than a service provider. Since 1986, the number of districts has grown... Read more
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Science Daily
What's nature worth? Study helps put a price on groundwater and other natural capital: Groundwater in Kansas high plains provides model for pricing frameworkdynamics and human behavior. This innovation will enable policymakers to bette
What's nature worth? Study helps put a price on groundwater and other natural capital: Groundwater in Kansas high plains provides model for pricing framework
Science Daily / Posted 15 hours ago
dynamics and human behavior. This innovation will enable policymakers to better evaluate conservation and natural resource management programs, make apples-to-apples comparisons between investing in conversation of natural capital and other... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Prime Minister’s Statement to Parliamentcertain sales of residential property by people living overseas, and remove som
Prime Minister’s Statement to Parliament
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 hours ago
certain sales of residential property by people living overseas, and remove some of the legislative obstacles to making tax administration simpler and more certain.The Government will continue to support the implementation of Inland Revenue’s... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
City is missing property worth millionsdoesn’t make sense” said taxpayer William Felix. City equipment is also missin
City is missing property worth millions
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 hours ago
doesn’t make sense” said taxpayer William Felix. City equipment is also missing from Jacksonville libraries, the storm water maintenance department, as well as the organized crime section of the Sheriff’s Office and FDLE. Items include a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Drought will test the military governmenthas put Thailand at risk of a human catastrophe of a scale not witnessed for de
Drought will test the military government
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 hours ago
has put Thailand at risk of a human catastrophe of a scale not witnessed for decades. The problem is exacerbated by poor water management. The situation is particularly acute in the Northeast, where the Ubolratana Dam in Khon Kaen is at only 27%... Read more
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Slate
Flint Was Denied Democracy. That’s One Reason Nobody Acted When Its Water Was Poisoned.The law, lawyers, and the court. Flint Wasn’t Allowed DemocracyThat’s part of
Flint Was Denied Democracy. That’s One Reason Nobody Acted When Its Water Was Poisoned.
Slate / Posted 22 hours ago
The law, lawyers, and the court. Flint Wasn’t Allowed DemocracyThat’s part of the reason nobody acted when its water was poisoned. In the last few weeks, the water poisoning scandal in Flint, Michigan, has revealed a lot about our cities, from the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Zika virus and microcephaly: The conspiracy theories flow fast and furiousparagraphs beginning with the word “FACT” in—what else?—all caps. Here’s a tast
Zika virus and microcephaly: The conspiracy theories flow fast and furious
ScienceBlogs / Posted 23 hours ago
paragraphs beginning with the word “FACT” in—what else?—all caps. Here’s a taste: FACT—According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) adequate testing has not been done in humans to demonstrate safety for pregnant women and it is not... Read more
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PhysOrg
What's nature worth? Study helps put a price on groundwater and other natural capitalthat goes for conserving nature and natural resources, too. But in the case of
What's nature worth? Study helps put a price on groundwater and other natural capital
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
that goes for conserving nature and natural resources, too. But in the case of investing in such "natural" assets as groundwater, forests, and fish populations, it can be challenging to measure the return on that investment. A Yale-led research... Read more
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New Kerala
Death of three girl students not due to drowning, Madras HC toldin the college. "The CBCID submitted to the court the first post-mortem report
Death of three girl students not due to drowning, Madras HC told
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
in the college. "The CBCID submitted to the court the first post-mortem report. According to the report, there was no water in the lungs and other organs of the girls which is normal in the case of people who get drowned," S. Rajinikanth,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tales of Expectant Mothers and Forest Conservationfor delivery kits." The other factor that has boosted maternal health in the v
Tales of Expectant Mothers and Forest Conservation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
for delivery kits." The other factor that has boosted maternal health in the village is the provision of clean and safe water. The village channelled a sum of Sh27million off the forest funds for the construction of eight wells. The wells are at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt, States Revenue Down By N2.8 Trillion in 2015to N593.7 billion in 2015. The oil producing states are; Abia, AkwaIbom, Bayel
Govt, States Revenue Down By N2.8 Trillion in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to N593.7 billion in 2015. The oil producing states are; Abia, AkwaIbom, Bayelsa, Delta, Edo, Imo, Ondo and Rivers. Debt Management Office (DMO) documents show that the 36 states are heavily indebted to foreign lenders and Nigerian banks borrowed... Read more
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The Hill
This week: Congress to snub Obama's last budgetissued a joint statement late last week announcing that, breaking with preceden
This week: Congress to snub Obama's last budget
The Hill / Posted yesterday
issued a joint statement late last week announcing that, breaking with precedent, they wouldn’t invite the Office of Management and Budget director to testify before their respective panels to discuss the president’s budget. “Instead of... Read more
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The Manila Times
All-new Honda Ridgeline makes world debutAll-wheel drive models will utilize Honda’s i-VTM4 torque vectoring AWD technol
All-new Honda Ridgeline makes world debut
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
All-wheel drive models will utilize Honda’s i-VTM4 torque vectoring AWD technology, featuring Intelligent Terrain Management with Normal, Sand, Snow and Mud modes, providing robust medium-duty off-road and towing capability with superior... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Major Milestone In Community Effort To Protect Hawaiʻi’s Puakō Reef From Further Pollutionand local nonprofit organizations to assist in their efforts. In response, CORA
Major Milestone In Community Effort To Protect Hawaiʻi’s Puakō Reef From Further Pollution
PollutionOnline / Posted yesterday
and local nonprofit organizations to assist in their efforts. In response, CORAL formed and facilitates the Clean Water for Reefs Puakō project and Advisory Committee to ensure a broad and collective voice among the community and local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Complicity of INECwill not invalidate elections... ... ... ). Specifically, how can lawyers, sup
The Complicity of INEC
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
will not invalidate elections... ... ... ). Specifically, how can lawyers, supposedly engaged by Nigeria's election management body, defend their position on the card reader upon which the Supreme Court based its judgments? This report will... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Woman ran as restaurant collapsed into lakeAN elderly woman had to run for her life after a popular waterfront restaurant
Woman ran as restaurant collapsed into lake
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
AN elderly woman had to run for her life after a popular waterfront restaurant partially collapsed into Lake Macquarie this morning when part of the marina gave way. The 78-year-old was at home in an apartment at Pelican marina in NSW’s Hunter... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Fishing Partnership Gone Sourand Mensah-Williams' behalf, a resolution that states that he be paid an amount
A Fishing Partnership Gone Sour
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
and Mensah-Williams' behalf, a resolution that states that he be paid an amount of N$15 000 in respect of the following; management, coordination and the running of the day-to-day operations, property cost for office space that includes property... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FG Poised to Achieve Sustainable Development in Environment Sector - AminaAbuja — Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to the sustainable use
FG Poised to Achieve Sustainable Development in Environment Sector - Amina
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Abuja — Federal Government has reiterated its commitment to the sustainable use and management of the environment in the fight against poverty and food security. The Minister of Environment, Amina Mohammed made the commitment in Abuja, when a... Read more
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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: Could NJ be the next Flint?emergency manager who was political crony and industry lobbyist who decided to
COMMENTARY: Could NJ be the next Flint?
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
emergency manager who was political crony and industry lobbyist who decided to use the polluted Flint River for the town’s water supply to save money. Just like in Michigan, Gov. Chris Christie has also stacked his administration and environmental... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Popular restaurant collapses into lakeA POPULAR waterfront restaurant partially collapsed into Lake Macquarie this mo
Popular restaurant collapses into lake
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
A POPULAR waterfront restaurant partially collapsed into Lake Macquarie this morning after part of the marina gave way. Emergency services were called about 9.50am to seafood restaurant Milano’s on the Lake located on Pelican Marina in NSW’s Hunter... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Restaurant partially collapses into Lake MacquarieA waterfront restaurant, offices and an apartment collapsed into Lake Macquarie
Restaurant partially collapses into Lake Macquarie
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
A waterfront restaurant, offices and an apartment collapsed into Lake Macquarie. Photo / Supplied via Fire & Rescue NSW A popular waterfront restaurant partially collapsed into Lake Macquarie this morning after part of the marina gave... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Jacob Zuma and the rise and fall of the ANCor Italy) have little to no natural resources; South Africa has an abundance. W
Jacob Zuma and the rise and fall of the ANC
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
or Italy) have little to no natural resources; South Africa has an abundance. With astute, visionary and corrupt-free management of the country’s resources, and just doing it (instead of talking about it), can move South Africa in the right... Read more
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Rappler
The troubled times of Angie Reyeshis career. He went to the best schools aside from the Philippine Military Acad
The troubled times of Angie Reyes
Rappler / Posted yesterday
his career. He went to the best schools aside from the Philippine Military Academy, finishing 2 masters degrees: a business administration diploma from the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) and a public administration degree from Harvard’s Kennedy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sustainable Rural Electricity for Nigeria - Way Forwardcriterion used in project selection and execution. In 2009, issues of fraud all
Sustainable Rural Electricity for Nigeria - Way Forward
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
criterion used in project selection and execution. In 2009, issues of fraud allegations led to the suspension of the management staff of the Agency. As a consequence, the operations of the Agency were crippled, leading to Federal Government... Read more
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dna
Ryan student death: Family seeks Smriti Irani's interventiona letter to Irani, they alleged there was a "conspiracy" behind the incident an
Ryan student death: Family seeks Smriti Irani's intervention
dna / Posted 2 days ago
a letter to Irani, they alleged there was a "conspiracy" behind the incident and demanded action against the school management. "Devansh's death was too suspicious and the reasons are still not cleared by school authorities. I am sure about... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
The big water gameState water plan calls for a long list of projects, but funding them presents a
The big water game
Aspen Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
State water plan calls for a long list of projects, but funding them presents a major challenge DENVER – With the recently released Colorado Water Plan calling for 400,000 acre feet of new water storage facilities, many of the state’s water... Read more
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The Hindu
Ryan school student death case: Family seeks Irani’s interventiona letter to Ms. Irani, they alleged there was a “conspiracy” behind the inciden
Ryan school student death case: Family seeks Irani’s intervention
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
a letter to Ms. Irani, they alleged there was a “conspiracy” behind the incident and demanded action against the school management. “Devansh’s death was too suspicious and the reasons are still not cleared by school authorities. I am sure about... Read more
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Literary Minded
Les MacFarlane of Moroak: Cattleman, politician and racist? –ragged Joe Groves looked, greeted him with an offer of “a hair of the dog that
Les MacFarlane of Moroak: Cattleman, politician and racist? –
Literary Minded / Posted 2 days ago
ragged Joe Groves looked, greeted him with an offer of “a hair of the dog that bit ya”–a huge slug of OP rum with a dash of water. MacFarlane admitted his cattle were ‘pretty rough’ and that there was no local market for his stock but there was... Read more
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Daily Record
Study finds sexual deformities in Great Swamp Fishfemale characteristics. Eighty-five percent of male smallmouth bass and 27 per
Study finds sexual deformities in Great Swamp Fish
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
female characteristics. Eighty-five percent of male smallmouth bass and 27 percent of male largemouth bass tested in those waters were intersex, according to a study published in December by the U.S. Geological Survey and U.S. Fish and Wildlife... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Indian Point nuclear plant leak causes radioactivity in groundwater2002 in Buchanan, New York. New York Governor George Pataki has hired James Lee
Indian Point nuclear plant leak causes radioactivity in groundwater
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
2002 in Buchanan, New York. New York Governor George Pataki has hired James Lee Witt, former head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in the Clinton administration, to review the safety of all New York communities near nuclear facilities.... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll Calls It Quitsdays, he kept his Republican cred by feuding with Pima County Administrator Chu
Pima County Supervisor Ray Carroll Calls It Quits
Tucson Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
days, he kept his Republican cred by feuding with Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry over spending and taxes, the management of Kino Hospital and allegations of county corruption. And it was his lone opposition to instituting a half-cent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi MP's Response Upon Receipt of the Naturelife Environment Award 2015when I entered a game reserve. But my fondest memory remains a trip to St Lucia
Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi MP's Response Upon Receipt of the Naturelife Environment Award 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
when I entered a game reserve. But my fondest memory remains a trip to St Lucia, where I spent a few hours out on the water. That experience was uniquely refreshing. It is not surprising then that when the fight to preserve St Lucia began, I... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Climate Change Poses Challenge for Atlantic FisheriesWarming and acidifying ocean waters will negatively affect many fish and shellf
Climate Change Poses Challenge for Atlantic Fisheries
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Warming and acidifying ocean waters will negatively affect many fish and shellfish stocks in the Northeast in the coming years, a new study by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has found. Released this week by the online journal... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
How Will Climate Change Affect the Oceans?And what does that do to the ocean? (Russell) Well, two things. One, it makes
How Will Climate Change Affect the Oceans?
Tucson Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
And what does that do to the ocean? (Russell) Well, two things. One, it makes sea level higher because when you warm the water, the water expands. So in places like Massachusetts you're seeing that the surface current is warming and expanding... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
BVU to sell OptiNet to Sunset Digital for $50 millionapprovals from the City of Bristol, Cumberland Plateau Company, Inc., the U.S.
BVU to sell OptiNet to Sunset Digital for $50 million
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
approvals from the City of Bristol, Cumberland Plateau Company, Inc., the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration, National Telecommunications and Information Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce, Virginia... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerBargain:This is the big one, and of course you should never count on it happeni
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
Bargain:This is the big one, and of course you should never count on it happening. But recall that back in 2011, the Obama administration and John Boehner were close to reaching an agreement on a deal that would cut Medicare and Social Security... Read more
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Business Wire
Palo Verde Nuclear Plant Recertified with Voluntary Protection Program Star Status by Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Healthsafest industrial workplaces – was again recognized for demonstrating “above an
Palo Verde Nuclear Plant Recertified with Voluntary Protection Program Star Status by Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
safest industrial workplaces – was again recognized for demonstrating “above and beyond” Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards in the state of Arizona. “The employees and management at APS and Palo Verde have... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Probe Roxas on MRT, Ombudsman urgedInc., called for an investigation into Roxas’ liability for the government’s an
Probe Roxas on MRT, Ombudsman urged
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
Inc., called for an investigation into Roxas’ liability for the government’s anomalous contracts with Philippine Trams Rail Management and Services Corp., after a Senate panel report implicated Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya and other... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Changes coming to Port Hope committees, operationsSue Bernardi. A resolution still to go before council would see the realignmen
Changes coming to Port Hope committees, operations
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
Sue Bernardi. A resolution still to go before council would see the realignment of the reporting relationship between the management team and council. Over the past three months, the management team that was comprised of five departmental... Read more
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The Forward
New ADL Chief Courts Younger Generation With Nod to Silicon Valleyof their replacement by a social media savant best known for his successful for
New ADL Chief Courts Younger Generation With Nod to Silicon Valley
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
of their replacement by a social media savant best known for his successful foray into the new economy with the bottled water company Ethos, as well as for heading an Obama White House office matching the new business titans with social service... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Armory's Rebirth Comes Into Focussaid. The Board of Ed originally floated the same idea during a “innovation-bas
Armory's Rebirth Comes Into Focus
New Haven Independent / Posted 4 days ago
said. The Board of Ed originally floated the same idea during a “innovation-based budgeting” process under the last city administration, arguing that the move would both save money and place the Board of Ed more centrally in the community. The... Read more
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Football365
Man United are frog in boiling watercareer in one of the top leagues in Europe and win caps for Brazil, turning it
Man United are frog in boiling water
Football365 / Posted 4 days ago
career in one of the top leagues in Europe and win caps for Brazil, turning it all down to play in a footballing backwater for obscene amounts of money, is just pure greed. We could have got more for Paulinho… With all these big-money moves... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finger Pointing As 66.6 Percent Fail Jcin schools to improve performance in science subjects where students are not do
Finger Pointing As 66.6 Percent Fail Jc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
in schools to improve performance in science subjects where students are not doing well, and boosting/empowering school management," said Sehularo, adding that they will also look at the impact of interventions like Back-to-School on the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Zika virus: The conspiracy theories flow fast and furiousparagraphs beginning with the word “FACT” in—what else?—all caps. Here’s a tast
Zika virus: The conspiracy theories flow fast and furious
ScienceBlogs / Posted 4 days ago
paragraphs beginning with the word “FACT” in—what else?—all caps. Here’s a taste: FACT—According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) adequate testing has not been done in humans to demonstrate safety for pregnant women and it is not... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
February concert guide: Fetty Wap, Carly Rae Jepsensinger from Louisiana, opens. Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3. Coors Light B
February concert guide: Fetty Wap, Carly Rae Jepsen
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
singer from Louisiana, opens. Details: 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3. Coors Light Birds Nest, across from the main Waste Management Phoenix Open entrance at 82nd Street and Bell Road, Scottsdale. $50-$100. wmphoenixopen.com.2/4: Kevin... Read more
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