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Boulder Daily Camera
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive PassionGeneral Motors vehicles since 1929 and had opened a Chevy dealership in tiny Ma
Gebhardt: 40 Years of Family, Community and Automotive Passion
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
General Motors vehicles since 1929 and had opened a Chevy dealership in tiny Manchester, Iowa in Nov. 30, 1946. Although World War II was by then beginning to fade into the past, overtaken by concerns over the Cold War with the Soviet Union,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promises | Videostate officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promises | Video
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted yesterday
state officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered economy. Gary, he told them, could have a world-class casino and hotel — just like he had brought to Atlantic City, N.J. He impressed the right people. He received a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promisesstate officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promises
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
state officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered economy. Gary, he told them, could have a world-class casino and hotel — just like he had brought to Atlantic City, N.J. He impressed the right people. He received a... Read more
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Naples Daily News
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promisesstate officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered
In Gary, Ind., memories of Donald Trump's casino promises
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
state officials who hoped casino gambling would rejuvenate the city's shattered economy. Gary, he told them, could have a world-class casino and hotel — just like he had brought to Atlantic City, N.J. He impressed the right people. He received a... Read more
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Money Marketing Online
Profile: 1825 chief Steve Murray on the future of adviceago the firm completed a deal with East Anglia’s Almary Green, which was quickl
Profile: 1825 chief Steve Murray on the future of advice
Money Marketing Online / Posted yesterday
ago the firm completed a deal with East Anglia’s Almary Green, which was quickly followed by deals for Scotland’s Munro Partnership and London’s Baigrie Davies. Sitting down with Money Marketing just days after the Baigrie Davies deal, 1825... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Freedom Day CelebrationsNations. The victory of our people in 1994, through selfless struggle, assiste
President Jacob Zuma - Freedom Day Celebrations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nations. The victory of our people in 1994, through selfless struggle, assisted by freedom loving peoples across the world, ended the centuries long repression. It set our nation on a path towards reconciliation, freedom, justice, peace,... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpon April 27, he mentioned the economy no fewer than 10 times; he is making it v
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
on April 27, he mentioned the economy no fewer than 10 times; he is making it very clear that a strong America in the world depends upon a strong American economy at home. As Trump has always said, the goal is simple: “Make America Great... Read more
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Asian journal
Getting to Know Minerva Tantoco, New York City’s Chief Technology Officeryoung woman, Filipino American Minerva Tantoco thought she knew what she wanted
Getting to Know Minerva Tantoco, New York City’s Chief Technology Officer
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
young woman, Filipino American Minerva Tantoco thought she knew what she wanted to become: a doctor. Little did she know, a class subject on her way to achieve that dream opened her eyes to reality and made her realize what her real passion in life... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Fentress to Oversee Paine Field Terminal Designan impressive aviation infrastructure and deep history – so in designing the ne
Fentress to Oversee Paine Field Terminal Design
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
an impressive aviation infrastructure and deep history – so in designing the new terminal we are determined to create a world-class facility that is worthy of this airport,” said Brett Smith, CEO of Propeller. “What we are presenting today,... Read more
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Business Wire
Propeller Announces Leading Airport Architecture Firm Fentress to Oversee Paine Field Terminal Designan impressive aviation infrastructure and deep history – so in designing the ne
Propeller Announces Leading Airport Architecture Firm Fentress to Oversee Paine Field Terminal Design
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
an impressive aviation infrastructure and deep history – so in designing the new terminal we are determined to create a world-class facility that is worthy of this airport,” said Brett Smith, CEO of Propeller. “What we are presenting today,... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Bus franchising under fire at Leeds meetingin London, said franchising would “expose bus services to the forces of competi
Bus franchising under fire at Leeds meeting
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 2 days ago
in London, said franchising would “expose bus services to the forces of competition that do do not really exist in many UK cities, including, I suspect, Leeds.” Dai Powell, of social enterprise transport provider company HTC Group, which has a... Read more
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PR.com
FC Copa Academy & Rated Sports Group Agree to a Strategic Partnership Rated Sports Group has announced the formation of a new strategic partnership
FC Copa Academy & Rated Sports Group Agree to a Strategic Partnership
PR.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rated Sports Group has announced the formation of a new strategic partnership with FC Copa Academy based out of New Jersey. Rated Sports Group is one of the most influential and... Read more
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Business Wire
streamnow selects Grandstream’s IP Phones and ATAs for Customer Deploymentsa Swiss company offering a broad range of IP services in the cloud, and Grandst
streamnow selects Grandstream’s IP Phones and ATAs for Customer Deployments
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
a Swiss company offering a broad range of IP services in the cloud, and Grandstream Networks, connecting the world since 2002 with award-winning SIP unified communication solutions, today jointly announced a new partnership. Under... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Senior Art Director - Brisbaneinform brand campaigns, digital experiences and activations that drive deep bra
Senior Art Director - Brisbane
MumBRELLA / Posted 2 days ago
inform brand campaigns, digital experiences and activations that drive deep brand engagement and action. You will work in partnership with a copywriter to crack creative briefs as well as workman-like briefs too. But that’s just the start of your... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Baltimore's uprising: rival gangs push for peace after Freddie Gray's deathas ineffective “police shit”. Wolfe’s vision, though inspired by last April’s
Baltimore's uprising: rival gangs push for peace after Freddie Gray's death
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
as ineffective “police shit”. Wolfe’s vision, though inspired by last April’s uprising, is rooted in an older view of the world before the era of crack and mass incarceration, when gangs policed themselves. “300 Gangstas is basically, when I was... Read more
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WA Today
Lisa Scaffidi urged to report back on ratepayer-funded tripsin Sydney, which is expected to cost $7,475. In between the two trips, the Lor
Lisa Scaffidi urged to report back on ratepayer-funded trips
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
in Sydney, which is expected to cost $7,475. In between the two trips, the Lord Mayor will also jet off to Texas for the World Energy Cities Partnership event, costing $12,000. Ms Scaffidi's latest requests for ratepayer-funded sojourns come... Read more
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eyefortravel.com
Cabify - another blow for UberFor a while Uber looked set to conquer world of car rides but it’s not longer t
Cabify - another blow for Uber
eyefortravel.com / Posted 4 days ago
For a while Uber looked set to conquer world of car rides but it’s not longer the only one in the fast lane. Sally White reports Who'd have thought there was room left for more in the ride-hauling market! One smart investor who thinks so is Japanese... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Science of Identity and Differencea rare cohort of fifty-six identical twins who had been separated at birth. Rea
The Science of Identity and Difference
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
a rare cohort of fifty-six identical twins who had been separated at birth. Reared in different families and different cities, often in vastly dissimilar circumstances, these twins shared only their genomes. Yet on tests designed to measure... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Milatos Crete opens in Greecehammam, saunas and a Jacuzzi. "Carlson Rezidor is thrilled to bring the Radiss
Radisson Blu Beach Resort, Milatos Crete opens in Greece
Hospitality Net / Posted 5 days ago
hammam, saunas and a Jacuzzi. "Carlson Rezidor is thrilled to bring the Radisson Blu to Crete and extremely proud of our partnership with the Geniatakis Family, who are renowned on the whole island for their hospitality legacy and passion. Crete... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Easy to Bee Passionatework to help them thrive. At the same time, beekeepers are caught up in an impa
Easy to Bee Passionate
Bay Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
work to help them thrive. At the same time, beekeepers are caught up in an impassioned fight to protect bees. Around the world, bees are dying in record numbers. Multiple factors are at work, but two of the leading causes — habitat loss and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The Liberals are masters of misdirectionsuper-feminist, super-pacifist Prime Minister is selling arms to one of the mos
The Liberals are masters of misdirection
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
super-feminist, super-pacifist Prime Minister is selling arms to one of the most anti-woman, anti-democratic regimes in the world. They maintain the status quo on Bill C-51, which takes away our Canadian freedoms. No amendments have been tabled. No... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus earns recognition for technological strength In an age when cities everywhere want to be known for technological capabilit
Columbus earns recognition for technological strength
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
In an age when cities everywhere want to be known for technological capabilities, Columbus has been getting the kind of recognition that all of them crave. Columbus was recently named one of... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Would You Work Remotely For A Year To Travel The World?Remote Year, a startup focused on allowing employees the opportunity to travel
Would You Work Remotely For A Year To Travel The World?
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 8 days ago
Remote Year, a startup focused on allowing employees the opportunity to travel the world while working remotely will launch its third class of travelers in August. The premise of the company is to bring together 75 individuals from across the globe... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Castleton Hotel Partners I, LLC Announces Sale of Capella Washington D.C., Georgetownof Capella Hotel Group, the property garnered top accolades from Andrew Harper,
Castleton Hotel Partners I, LLC Announces Sale of Capella Washington D.C., Georgetown
Hospitality Net / Posted 8 days ago
of Capella Hotel Group, the property garnered top accolades from Andrew Harper, Elite Traveler, and the U.S. News & World Report while also securing glowing accolades from The Washington Post, Conde Nast Traveler, Forbes and other luxury... Read more
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MLive.com
In a city with long memories of racial torment, Detroit's police chief seeks to turn a cornerchief's deft defusing of emotions on Evergreen last April 27 possibly saved Det
In a city with long memories of racial torment, Detroit's police chief seeks to turn a corner
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
chief's deft defusing of emotions on Evergreen last April 27 possibly saved Detroit from joining a growing list of cities divided over police clashes with the black community. Detroit has its own long, painful history of disastrous... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
GIGTANK 365 Selects Startup Teams For Summer Acceleratorbusiness applications. As the nation’s first startup accelerator wired to a met
GIGTANK 365 Selects Startup Teams For Summer Accelerator
The Chattanoogan / Posted 9 days ago
business applications. As the nation’s first startup accelerator wired to a metro-wide gigabit network, GIGTANK attracts world-class talent to Chattanooga each summer, as well as ongoing recognition from tech circles across the globe," officials... Read more
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Hospitality Net
W Hotels Worldwide Launches Global Speaker Series Featuring Dynamic, Inspiring Women From Around the WorldSeries Debuted Last Night at W London - Leicester Square, with Diane von Furste
W Hotels Worldwide Launches Global Speaker Series Featuring Dynamic, Inspiring Women From Around the World
Hospitality Net / Posted 9 days ago
Series Debuted Last Night at W London - Leicester Square, with Diane von Furstenberg in Conversation with Mary Katrantzou NEW YORK -- W Hotels... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Ninemsn launches travel website Elsewhere in partnership with Flight Centre Ninemsn has launched a new travelwebsite Ninemsn Elsewhere in partnership wit
Ninemsn launches travel website Elsewhere in partnership with Flight Centre
MumBRELLA / Posted 9 days ago
Ninemsn has launched a new travelwebsite Ninemsn Elsewhere in partnership with Flight Centre. Ninemsn says Elsewhere’s point of difference is that the audience is at the... Read more
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Investopedia
Airbnb to Take on India’s Projected $40 billion Travel Marketnow joins forces with the Times Group of India in attempts to gain more tractio
Airbnb to Take on India’s Projected $40 billion Travel Market
Investopedia / Posted 10 days ago
now joins forces with the Times Group of India in attempts to gain more traction with the 1 billion plus population of the world’s largest democracy. The World’s Largest Democracy Poses as Airbnb’s Next Big Opportunity The Indian travel market is... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Beach's $400 Million Sea-Level Rise Plan Is Unprecedented, but Not Everyone Is SoldSouth," a progressive political outsider who kayaked into office saying, "Enoug
Miami Beach's $400 Million Sea-Level Rise Plan Is Unprecedented, but Not Everyone Is Sold
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
South," a progressive political outsider who kayaked into office saying, "Enough is enough." "Here's a community with worldwide notoriety for getting things done," Levine says of his work. But not everyone is cheering the city's plans. Some... Read more
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Business Wire
Boys & Girls Clubs of America and University of Phoenix Award Thirty-One Full-Tuition Scholarships(BGCA) and University of Phoenix believe education is the foundation for buildi
Boys & Girls Clubs of America and University of Phoenix Award Thirty-One Full-Tuition Scholarships
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
(BGCA) and University of Phoenix believe education is the foundation for building stronger families and communities. Their partnership provides programs to prepare America’s youth for college in order to create positive futures. Many adults also... Read more
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TechCrunch
Ninja Van raises $30M to build a regional logistics network in Southeast Asiadoes say it is “powered by proprietary cloud-based technology” — but the idea i
Ninja Van raises $30M to build a regional logistics network in Southeast Asia
TechCrunch / Posted 11 days ago
does say it is “powered by proprietary cloud-based technology” — but the idea is to make the challenging issue of logistics partnerships in Southeast Asia simple. While the region is attractive for its cumulative population of over 550 million... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Unlucky Plaza,’ a nail-biting comedy – Epy Quizon PHOTO taken during the partnership agreement signing between Neo Global Solut
‘Unlucky Plaza,’ a nail-biting comedy – Epy Quizon
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
PHOTO taken during the partnership agreement signing between Neo Global Solutions, Inc. and Sterling Global Call Center, Inc. shows Neo Global Chairman, former Rep. Romeo G. Jalosjos shaking hands... Read more
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Crosscut
Tent city for homeless headed to UW campusresidents of an encampment called Tent City 3 has taken up the effort at the UW
Tent city for homeless headed to UW campus
Crosscut / Posted 12 days ago
residents of an encampment called Tent City 3 has taken up the effort at the UW. Tent City 3 is one of a handful of tent cities in Seattle. Established in 2000, it’s a democratically run homeless community of no more than 100 people at any given... Read more
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Denver Post
How the Denver-to-DIA train, opening Friday, will change the metro area foreverthe city and state, launching the metro area into a whole new tier on the inter
How the Denver-to-DIA train, opening Friday, will change the metro area forever
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
the city and state, launching the metro area into a whole new tier on the international stage. "If you're going to have a world-class city, you have to have a rail line from your airport to your city," said Andrew Goetz, a professor of geography... Read more
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dna
We would be lucky if we can grow at 7-7.5%: EY India chief economic advisor DK Srivastavaof a lot supply-side initiatives being taken by the government would be fully d
We would be lucky if we can grow at 7-7.5%: EY India chief economic advisor DK Srivastava
dna / Posted 12 days ago
of a lot supply-side initiatives being taken by the government would be fully derived when, some years down the line, the world demand picks up. Today, he believes India's immediate worry is demand deficiency from global and, to some extent,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Health, food, sport and rockets to boost Auckland's growth - Techweek AKLRocket Lab's 2014 unveiling of the Electron the worlds first Carbon composite l
Health, food, sport and rockets to boost Auckland's growth - Techweek AKL
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Rocket Lab's 2014 unveiling of the Electron the worlds first Carbon composite launch vehicle aimed to reduce the price of putting satellites into orbit. Photo / Richard Robinson Picture this: in 10-20 years, Auckland as a world-leading aerospace and... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver's new tune to DIA: Take the A Trainthe city and state, launching the metro area into a whole new tier on the inter
Denver's new tune to DIA: Take the A Train
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
the city and state, launching the metro area into a whole new tier on the international stage. "If you're going to have a world-class city, you have to have a rail line from your airport to your city," said Andrew Goetz, a professor of geography... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State - Commentary Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State By John W. Whitehead April 11 2016 “The Founding Fathers never intended a ...with its 1000-plus U.S. military bases spread around the globe. Incredibly, alt
Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State - Commentary Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State By John W. Whitehead April 11 2016 “The Founding Fathers never intended a ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
with its 1000-plus U.S. military bases spread around the globe. Incredibly, although the U.S. constitutes only 5% of the world's population, America boasts almost 50% of the world's total military expenditure, spending more on the military than... Read more
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Island Packet
Editorials from around New Englanddisputes that Tehran continues to finance terrorism through proxies like Hezbol
Editorials from around New England
Island Packet / Posted 14 days ago
disputes that Tehran continues to finance terrorism through proxies like Hezbollah and Hamas. Granting Iran access to the world's reserve currency would only strengthen its economy — and, consequently, its ability to sow bloodshed across the... Read more
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J Weekly
Shalom Haifa: S.F. Mayor Ed Lee takes first trip to Israelalso spoke proudly of his institution’s three Nobel laureates and its soon-to-d
Shalom Haifa: S.F. Mayor Ed Lee takes first trip to Israel
J Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
also spoke proudly of his institution’s three Nobel laureates and its soon-to-debut campus in New York City, created in partnership with Cornell University. S.F. Mayor Ed Lee (left) presents gift to Haifa Mayor Yona Yahav photos/francis... Read more
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MumBRELLA
ABC celebrates first anniversary of China portalShanghai Symphony Orchestra. The concert will be broadcast on Shanghai Media G
ABC celebrates first anniversary of China portal
MumBRELLA / Posted 16 days ago
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. The concert will be broadcast on Shanghai Media Group’s East Radio in China and ABC’s Classic FM in Australia, and AustraliaPlus.cn will provide special coverage. Television audiences in Shanghai will be... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinventionrenewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collec
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinvention
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
renewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collection of post-secondary institutions, a world-renowned and historically-rooted agri-business sector (including viticulture), and a concerted nurturing of its once... Read more
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Welland Tribune
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinventionrenewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collec
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinvention
Welland Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
renewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collection of post-secondary institutions, a world-renowned and historically-rooted agri-business sector (including viticulture), and a concerted nurturing of its once... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinventionrenewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collec
CONTEH: Lessons on regional economic reinvention
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
renewable natural resources, a talented and highly educated workforce, a collection of post-secondary institutions, a world-renowned and historically-rooted agri-business sector (including viticulture), and a concerted nurturing of its once... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate adds modesty panels to £795 Temperley dress on India visitand long term support to homeless children at New Delhi railway station The Du
Kate adds modesty panels to £795 Temperley dress on India visit
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
and long term support to homeless children at New Delhi railway station The Duchess of Cambridge gets involved in an arts class with street children at a contact centre run by the charity Salaam Baalak William and Kate, who are on the third day... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
China’s hospitality boom is driving opportunities for graduates worldwide6.3 million rooms and reach eight rooms per 1,000 capita.” On top of this, Chi
China’s hospitality boom is driving opportunities for graduates worldwide
Asian Correspondent / Posted 18 days ago
6.3 million rooms and reach eight rooms per 1,000 capita.” On top of this, China remains the key driver of growth for the world’s outbound travel market. Last year alone, Chinese outbound travel experienced a growth of 20 percent on figures from... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Fleecing The American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving The Police Statecompanies have supported and helped write … laws that drive up prison populatio
Fleecing The American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving The Police State
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
companies have supported and helped write … laws that drive up prison populations. Their livelihoods depend on towns, cities, and states sending more people to prison and keeping them there.” Private prisons are also doling out harsher... Read more
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Boston Globe
In Pennsylvania, Reagan Democrats consider Trumpagreed that Trump had found some backing even in traditionally Democratic areas
In Pennsylvania, Reagan Democrats consider Trump
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
agreed that Trump had found some backing even in traditionally Democratic areas, saying, “He appeals to the working class with the possibility of bringing back manufacturing jobs. That’s the key thing they want to hear.” With Trump holding... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Dancing Around the Truth - This writer has been ' at it ' for perhaps 16 years now: that being to focus on our Military Industrial Empire. Many of my regular readers and even close friends who agree with me have stated Oh you say the same thing ...called ' Peace dividend'. This would mean more federal tax money( Revenue Shari
Dancing Around the Truth - This writer has been ' at it ' for perhaps 16 years now: that being to focus on our Military Industrial Empire. Many of my regular readers and even close friends who agree with me have stated Oh you say the same thing ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
called ' Peace dividend'. This would mean more federal tax money( Revenue Sharing ) actually going back to our states and cities for better roads, schools, hospitals, mass transit to name but a few. Then, in 1991 Bush Sr. made sure that the ' New... Read more
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