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iol.co.za
EFF MP’s k-word comment referred to SpeakerCape Town – The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) chief whip John Steenhuisen said on
EFF MP’s k-word comment referred to Speaker
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Cape Town – The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) chief whip John Steenhuisen said on Wednesday that the incident wherein Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF) Nazier Paulsen called DA member of parliament Yusuf Cassiem a “k****r” had been escalated. “I raised... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
FEMA extends proof of loss form filing deadlineGood continues until 6pmGive for Good continues until 6pm The Give for Good we
FEMA extends proof of loss form filing deadline
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 2 hours ago
Good continues until 6pmGive for Good continues until 6pm The Give for Good website (www.giveforgoodnla.org) is back up and running after technical issues on Tuesday. Donations continue until 6pm tonight. The Give for Good website... Read more
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Raw Story
Obama visits Flint as questions linger on EPA role in water crisiscity where more than 40 percent of the city’s 100,000 people live in poverty. H
Obama visits Flint as questions linger on EPA role in water crisis
Raw Story / Posted 4 hours ago
city where more than 40 percent of the city’s 100,000 people live in poverty. He will also listen to residents and speak at a high school during his visit, the first since the crisis came to light. “Like you, I’ll use my voice to call... Read more
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Reuters
Obama visits Flint as questions linger on EPA role in water crisiscity where more than 40 percent of the city's 100,000 people live in poverty. H
Obama visits Flint as questions linger on EPA role in water crisis
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
city where more than 40 percent of the city's 100,000 people live in poverty. He will also listen to residents and speak at a high school during his visit, the first since the crisis came to light. "Like you, I'll use my voice to call... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Road Network Spurs Economic DevelopmentBy Julius Phiri and Daliya Manda Rural development is an important cornerstone
Good Road Network Spurs Economic Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
By Julius Phiri and Daliya Manda Rural development is an important cornerstone of economic transformation of any country especially as regards poverty reduction. This makes road transport to be a vital tool to any country's economic sector. This... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
Public Safety Committee requests city to appeal E-911 Board decisionAt 9a.m., Monday, May 2, Public Safety Committee members listened intently as D
Public Safety Committee requests city to appeal E-911 Board decision
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
At 9a.m., Monday, May 2, Public Safety Committee members listened intently as Dyersburg Police Chief Steve Isbell and Director of Emergency Operations Mark Grant submitted pertinent information regarding the need for continued funding of the mobile... Read more
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The Oklahoman
More than 300 Oklahomans rally at Capitol to tell state lawmakers that 'Medicaid matters'Lori Wathen wants her son to live as independently as possible when he turns 18
More than 300 Oklahomans rally at Capitol to tell state lawmakers that 'Medicaid matters'
The Oklahoman / Posted 11 hours ago
Lori Wathen wants her son to live as independently as possible when he turns 18, going to college, having friends and getting a job he likes. Over the past two years, 13-year-old Reis has learned how to ride his bike, make sandwiches and dress... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 13 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 13 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersHouston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 hours ago
Houston Chronicle. April 28, 2016. The face of ACA: Stonewalling on Obamacare and expansion of Medicaid isn't saving any money or lives Mark could fix anything. Light switch out? Call Mark. Roof leaking? Call Mark. Refrigerator broken? Bathroom... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California lawmakers question cost of tax board members’ officesto taxpayers of about $740,000 per year. The organization’s main building in do
California lawmakers question cost of tax board members’ offices
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 hours ago
to taxpayers of about $740,000 per year. The organization’s main building in downtown Sacramento has fallen into disrepair and struggled with issues like mold, falling glass panels, leaks and bat infestations. During an Assembly budget... Read more
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Reuters
Inside Google's quest to shape the rules of the driverless roadsoftware to 3,500 from 300,000. It also corrects "yellow-light mishaps" to "red
Inside Google's quest to shape the rules of the driverless road
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
software to 3,500 from 300,000. It also corrects "yellow-light mishaps" to "red-light mishaps") By Paul Ingrassia, Alexandria Sage and David Shepardson AUSTIN, Texas The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Plaza here is a strip mall with a pet-accessories... Read more
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Times News
Carbon training facility plans progressdiscussion with the project’s engineers. Commission member John McArdle, who is
Carbon training facility plans progress
Times News / Posted 18 hours ago
discussion with the project’s engineers. Commission member John McArdle, who is also the Nesquehoning Hose Company fire chief, abstained from the vote due to his involvement in the project. Michael Tirpak and Greg Haas of Carbon Engineering... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Abbott Appoints Longtime Aide to Lead Health Commission - Abbott Appoints Longtime Aide to Lead Health Commission by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 3 2016 Charles Smith a longtime ally of Gov. Greg Abbott will be the next executive commission...Charles Smith, a longtime ally of Gov. Greg Abbott, will be the next executive
Abbott Appoints Longtime Aide to Lead Health Commission - Abbott Appoints Longtime Aide to Lead Health Commission by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 3 2016 Charles Smith a longtime ally of Gov. Greg Abbott will be the next executive commission...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 hours ago
Charles Smith, a longtime ally of Gov. Greg Abbott, will be the next executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, the governor announced Tuesday. Smith, the chief deputy executive commissioner at the massive agency, will... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
$5B County Budget Proposal Presented To Board Of SupervisorsA $5.35 billion proposed budget for San Diego County was presented to the Board
$5B County Budget Proposal Presented To Board Of Supervisors
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
A $5.35 billion proposed budget for San Diego County was presented to the Board of Supervisors Tuesday for the next fiscal year. "I'm proud to say the budget is balanced, fiscally responsible and focused on continuous improvement and stewardship of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Harvey Whittemore Finishes Sentence in San Francisco Halfway HouseCity of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop TuesdayCity of Reno Holds First Budget
Harvey Whittemore Finishes Sentence in San Francisco Halfway House
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 hours ago
City of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop TuesdayCity of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop Tuesday Reno City Council, along with the Redevelopment Agency Board, is holding a budget workshop inside Reno City Hall. Reno City Council, along with the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
U.S. Official: American Killed in Combat in Iraq was Navy SEALCity of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop TuesdayCity of Reno Holds First Budget
U.S. Official: American Killed in Combat in Iraq was Navy SEAL
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 hours ago
City of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop TuesdayCity of Reno Holds First Budget Workshop Tuesday Reno City Council, along with the Redevelopment Agency Board, is holding a budget workshop Tuesday morning inside Reno City Hall. Reno City Council,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Abbott names new head of Texas health and human servicesAUSTIN -- Gov. Greg Abbott has chosen a longtime ally to run the Texas Health a
Abbott names new head of Texas health and human services
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
AUSTIN -- Gov. Greg Abbott has chosen a longtime ally to run the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, a move likely to give the governor more control over the mega-agency that oversees everything from abortion to foster care. The new leader,... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi's invisible victims: Internally displaced civilians are going hungry As violence increases and talks have been delayed in Burundi, more than 25,290
Burundi's invisible victims: Internally displaced civilians are going hungry
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
As violence increases and talks have been delayed in Burundi, more than 25,290 internally displaced persons (IDPs), described as the crisis's invisible victims, are in need of protection and material assistance. Most of the IDPs displaced prior to... Read more
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MLive.com
As Flint was slowly poisoned, Snyder's inner circle failed to actthe nation's biggest public-health disasters in memory — the lead contamination
As Flint was slowly poisoned, Snyder's inner circle failed to act
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
the nation's biggest public-health disasters in memory — the lead contamination of a water system serving 100,000 people, and a possible link between the water system and an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease that killed 12 people. Snyder has... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Threat of fire ignites concern in Tahoe basinManagement Unit expects to get the Super Scooper fire-specific aircraft staged
Threat of fire ignites concern in Tahoe basin
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
Management Unit expects to get the Super Scooper fire-specific aircraft staged here again for good reason – California and Nevada are not out of the woods when it comes to experiencing another bad fire season. That’s the word from a number of... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint water crisis got its start as a money-saving move in Department of TreasuryClean water and public health aren't generally concerns of the Michigan Departm
Flint water crisis got its start as a money-saving move in Department of Treasury
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Clean water and public health aren't generally concerns of the Michigan Department of Treasury. State-appointed emergency managers, who report directly to the treasury department, were behind the decisions that sparked and prolonged the crisis —... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Omata Boss Accuses FG, DSS, Security Agencies of Pampering Fulani HerdsmenNnewi — Former President General of Onitsha Markets Amalgamated Traders Associa
Omata Boss Accuses FG, DSS, Security Agencies of Pampering Fulani Herdsmen
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nnewi — Former President General of Onitsha Markets Amalgamated Traders Association, OMATA, Chief Ozoh Anaekwe has accused the Federal Government, Department of State Services and other law enforcement agencies of pampering and treating the Fulani... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
El Dorado County defends its roadsBy Creighton Avila California road funding has been in the news lately with st
El Dorado County defends its roads
Lake Tahoe News / Posted yesterday
By Creighton Avila California road funding has been in the news lately with state funding for local roads (i.e. which is a dedicated allocation that funds El Dorado County roads) projected to be cut due to plummeting gasoline tax revenue. Per the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates sayAndy Martin's body had rejected another HIV medication, and now his viral load
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates say
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Andy Martin's body had rejected another HIV medication, and now his viral load was spiking. Sitting in his living room, Martin told a nurse and a social worker that he'd recently spent three days in the hospital with a high fever. The social worker,... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Man Who Terrifies Wall StreetIn style, Bharara is unlike his predecessors. He sometimes acts like a budding
The Man Who Terrifies Wall Street
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
In style, Bharara is unlike his predecessors. He sometimes acts like a budding pol with a gift for wisecracks and shtick.Credit Photograph by Platon for The New Yorker As the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Obamacare To Unveil "Price Shock" One Week Before The Electionsincreases." It gets better. One week ago Marilyn Tavenner, who until January
Obamacare To Unveil "Price Shock" One Week Before The Elections
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
increases." It gets better. One week ago Marilyn Tavenner, who until January 2015 ran the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, aka the massive Federal agency that oversaw the rollout of Obamacare and the disastrous implementation... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...Contreras, who lives in McAllen, believes this would not have happened if he ha
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
Contreras, who lives in McAllen, believes this would not have happened if he had been able to get care at one of Texas’ 10 state hospitals for people with severe mental illness, where he had stayed before. But in at least five cases over about a... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
DMV Commissioner Announces Changes to Improve Servicescommissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles is making several changes he s
DMV Commissioner Announces Changes to Improve Services
NBC Connecticut / Posted yesterday
commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles is making several changes he said are aimed at improving services at the state agency. Commissioner Michael R. Bzdyra said the changes that go into effect on May 16 will not require additional... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Late budget funnels more to financing authorityHARRISBURG — The last round of a long fight over the state budget has ended wit
Late budget funnels more to financing authority
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
HARRISBURG — The last round of a long fight over the state budget has ended with a little-known state agency getting another piece of the action. The fiscal code bill that became law last week without Gov. Tom Wolf’s signature provides $12 million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 20161.1. Cabinet welcomes President Jacob Zuma's State Visit of to the Islamic Repu
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
1.1. Cabinet welcomes President Jacob Zuma's State Visit of to the Islamic Republic of Iran, which escalates economic and trade relations between both countries, through the signing of several agreements and commitments. President Jacob Zuma and... Read more
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Boston Herald
MBTA pension punch 
could hit taxpayersMore than 1,100 MBTA workers — nearly 17 percent of the transit agency’s workfo
MBTA pension punch 
could hit taxpayers
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
More than 1,100 MBTA workers — nearly 17 percent of the transit agency’s workforce — are eligible to retire this year, according to a Herald review that found about 10 percent of potential retirees are under the age of 50. It’s a potential... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brian Shortsleeve has a mission: fix the MBTA’s budget woesGiven Brian Shortsleeve’s resume as a former Marine Corps officer with two Harv
Brian Shortsleeve has a mission: fix the MBTA’s budget woes
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Given Brian Shortsleeve’s resume as a former Marine Corps officer with two Harvard degrees and a venture capitalist close to both Mitt Romney and Charlie Baker, friends always expected him to run for office one day. Maybe governor or Senate. But... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
High road crime wave’wave’ High road crime wave sparks call for more policing Businesses in the bor
High road crime wave’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 2 days ago
wave’ High road crime wave sparks call for more policing Businesses in the borough say they are experiencing a crime wave and have called for more police patrols after two shops were burgled in the same week. Charity shops and businesses in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Does Islamic State have a mole in the MoD? Jihadists' hackers claim they have a spy as cyber experts say they face a 'con
Does Islamic State have a mole in the MoD?
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Jihadists' hackers claim they have a spy as cyber experts say they face a 'constant threat of insiders' Group threatened to identify RAF drone operators and put them on a ‘hit list' On Saturday IS hacking... Read more
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Namibia Economist
More particle than waveASKED by a journalist in April about Canada’s role in fighting Islamic State, J
More particle than wave
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
ASKED by a journalist in April about Canada’s role in fighting Islamic State, Justin Trudeau, the prime minister, came back with a pithy lecture on quantum computing. “The uncertainty around quantum states,” he explained, lets quantum computers... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Storms to Start May!of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political
Storms to Start May!
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political fault lines among Republicans in the Golden State and made the June 7 primary difficult to predict. The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
S.C. State's Hemingway Drafted by L.A. Ramsof Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political
S.C. State's Hemingway Drafted by L.A. Rams
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political fault lines among Republicans in the Golden State and made the June 7 primary difficult to predict. The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
NWS: M3.5 earthquake recorded near La Center, KYof Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political
NWS: M3.5 earthquake recorded near La Center, KY
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political fault lines among Republicans in the Golden State and made the June 7 primary difficult to predict. The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Clemson beats 3rd Ranked Florida Stateof Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political
Clemson beats 3rd Ranked Florida State
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
of Donald Trump clinching the nomination in California has scrambled political fault lines among Republicans in the Golden State and made the June 7 primary difficult to predict. The Republican Party in California has been riven for decades... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...Contreras, who lives in McAllen, believes this would not have happened if he ha
State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows - State Spending More on Mental Health Care but Waitlist for Beds Grows by Edgar Walters The Texas Tribune May 1 2016 Throughout Mental Health Month in May The Texas Tribune is ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Contreras, who lives in McAllen, believes this would not have happened if he had been able to get care at one of Texas’ 10 state hospitals for people with severe mental illness, where he had stayed before. But in at least five cases over about a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Late budget funnels more to financing authorityHARRISBURG — The last round of a long fight over the state budget has ended wit
Late budget funnels more to financing authority
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG — The last round of a long fight over the state budget has ended with a little-known state agency getting another piece of the action. The fiscal code bill that became law last week without Gov. Tom Wolf’s signature provides $12 million... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
The Latest: Kansas GOP lawmaker defends approach on budgetTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � The Latest on the Kansas Legislature (all times local): 10
The Latest: Kansas GOP lawmaker defends approach on budget
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) � The Latest on the Kansas Legislature (all times local): 10 p.m. Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's chief spokeswoman says Brownback believes he can sign a bill that contains legislators' latest plan for balancing the state budget... Read more
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Philly.com
Crony! Self-enricher! From Day 1, Pa. Senate race is all attacksU.S. Senate race, Democrats have nominated a liberal bureaucrat who enriched he
Crony! Self-enricher! From Day 1, Pa. Senate race is all attacks
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. Senate race, Democrats have nominated a liberal bureaucrat who enriched herself as she spun between government jobs and the private sector - if you listen to Republicans. She is trying to unseat a Wall Street crony more interested in... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
States stepping up to help ailing veteransSome say more resources needed to fight PTSD By Jen Fifield, Stateline.org (TN
States stepping up to help ailing veterans
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Some say more resources needed to fight PTSD By Jen Fifield, Stateline.org (TNS) WASHINGTON — A staggering share of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan have been returning home with mental illnesses brought on by their time overseas. But as... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Maori Authority boss puts cost of failing a struggling child at $145K a yearstop children going off the rails. Mr Norman says returns on government social
Maori Authority boss puts cost of failing a struggling child at $145K a year
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
stop children going off the rails. Mr Norman says returns on government social bonds need to be at least 15% for investors and calls for “a robust conversation” on profit-sharing as he believes his plan could save taxpayers $50 million. He argues... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Franklin County promotes new Job and Family Services director Helpful Links Franklin County commissioners have promoted the new leader of
Franklin County promotes new Job and Family Services director
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Helpful Links Franklin County commissioners have promoted the new leader of its Department of Job and Family Services from within. Joy Bivens, the county agency’s chief operating... Read more
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