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Op-Ed News
Behind the Politics of a Current Brouhaha in Iran: An ex-President Ayatollah's Daughter and the Baha'isof Experts elections) and their 'principalist' (i.e. hardliner) opponents; asso
Behind the Politics of a Current Brouhaha in Iran: An ex-President Ayatollah's Daughter and the Baha'is
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 hours ago
of Experts elections) and their 'principalist' (i.e. hardliner) opponents; assorted principalist publications as well as leading figures in the Islamic Republic of Iran have gone on the attack denouncing her and her father alike for being... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area reformers prevail on shark fin ban as U.S. Supreme Court takes passthat sharks are important for ocean health and deserve protection," said McGuir
Bay Area reformers prevail on shark fin ban as U.S. Supreme Court takes pass
The Mercury News / Posted 22 hours ago
that sharks are important for ocean health and deserve protection," said McGuire, who heads the group Shark Stewards, an organization that works on shark conservation. "Reducing the trade of illegally or unsustainably harvested shark fins is an... Read more
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Raw Story
Why Andrew Sullivan’s critique of the Trump phenomenon gets everything backwardcorrelated with policy outcomes. “[T]he preferences of economic elites,” Gilens
Why Andrew Sullivan’s critique of the Trump phenomenon gets everything backward
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
correlated with policy outcomes. “[T]he preferences of economic elites,” Gilens and Page conclude, “have far more independent impact upon policy change than the preferences of average citizens do.” In an interview withTalking Points Memo,... Read more
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Business Wire
Field of Vision and The New Yorker Present “The Journey,” a Six-Part Episodic Documentary Shining a Light on the Refugee Crisis as Told from Inside28. Members of the press who would like to watch the entire series in advance o
Field of Vision and The New Yorker Present “The Journey,” a Six-Part Episodic Documentary Shining a Light on the Refugee Crisis as Told from Inside
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
28. Members of the press who would like to watch the entire series in advance of publication should e-mail screening@cineticmedia.com. STILLS:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/26taj58kgbbhwog/AABJscBqcokBRKhtivHJgx0pa?dl=0 ABOUT MATTHEW CASSEL:Matthew... Read more
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The Forward
Rachel Fishman Feddersen Named the Forward’s New PublisherThe Forward, America’s leading Jewish news source since 1897, has named Rachel
Rachel Fishman Feddersen Named the Forward’s New Publisher
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
The Forward, America’s leading Jewish news source since 1897, has named Rachel Fishman Feddersen as its new publisher. Feddersen will join the publication in June as it continues its transformation into a nimble, digital-first source for Jewish... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is Soros Funding Another Movement To Destabilize A New Democratically Elected Governmentwas (and still is) in well documented arrears on his child support. KOD was st
Is Soros Funding Another Movement To Destabilize A New Democratically Elected Government
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
was (and still is) in well documented arrears on his child support. KOD was started in November and Polish mainstream media outlets (many of which are led by personal friends of the main figures from the last government as well as being... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"I Am Not Your Experiment" - Thousands Around The World Protest GMO Giant MonsantoA little over a year ago, GMO giant Monsanto was furious at the World Health Or
"I Am Not Your Experiment" - Thousands Around The World Protest GMO Giant Monsanto
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
A little over a year ago, GMO giant Monsanto was furious at the World Health Organization for linking glypshophate, the chief ingredient in weed killer Roundup, to cancer. As a result Monsanto immediately demanded that WHO retract said report, saying... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, May 22, 2016system, and will work in partnership with senior management on future business
People on the Move, May 22, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
system, and will work in partnership with senior management on future business and strategic decisions for the nonprofit organization. He earned a master’s degree and a doctorate in experimental psychology from the State University of New York at... Read more
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Campus Times - University of Rochester
Weighing a cure against a diseasewhich makes us question the effects those pesticides may have on the environmen
Weighing a cure against a disease
Campus Times - University of Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
which makes us question the effects those pesticides may have on the environment and the population. Last week, social media was taken by storm with allegations that a larvicide that was introduced to Brazil’s drinking water supply to stop the... Read more
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LLRX.com
New Economy Resources 2016by the U.S. Business and Industry Council Educational Foundation, a 501(c)(3) n
New Economy Resources 2016
LLRX.com / Posted 4 days ago
by the U.S. Business and Industry Council Educational Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit research and educational organization dedicated to improving the American people's awareness of critical public policy issues in such diverse fields... Read more
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Business Standard India
Odisha CM calls Tata Steel plant, IOCL refinery as landmarks in the state(IPR), 2015 would propel the state's industrial growth in spite of global slowd
Odisha CM calls Tata Steel plant, IOCL refinery as landmarks in the state
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
(IPR), 2015 would propel the state's industrial growth in spite of global slowdown. "Odisha has been ranked very high by independent agencies in 'Ease of Doing Business'. Our focus is value addition, skill development and job creation, leading to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Two years on, Naveen lists Tata Steel plant, IOCL refinery as landmarks(IPR), 2015 would propel the state's industrial growth in spite of global slowd
Two years on, Naveen lists Tata Steel plant, IOCL refinery as landmarks
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
(IPR), 2015 would propel the state's industrial growth in spite of global slowdown. "Odisha has been ranked very high by independent agencies in 'Ease of Doing Business'. Our focus is value addition, skill development and job creation, leading to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
As Canada faces heat over Saudi deal, Sweden looks to restrict arms exportsof Canadian arms exports, it should look closely at – and perhaps even aim to i
As Canada faces heat over Saudi deal, Sweden looks to restrict arms exports
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
of Canadian arms exports, it should look closely at – and perhaps even aim to improve upon – states like Sweden that are leading the way,” said Ken Epps, a senior researcher with Project Ploughshares, a disarmament group in Waterloo, Ont., that... Read more
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ESPN
U.S. Congressman looking to expand boxing's Ali Act to MMAbelieves an expansion of the Ali Act, as it's commonly known, would address the
U.S. Congressman looking to expand boxing's Ali Act to MMA
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
believes an expansion of the Ali Act, as it's commonly known, would address the issue. "This isn't about going after an organization," Mullin told ESPN.com. "This is a sport I love and something I enjoyed doing for years. This amendment is to... Read more
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The New Yorker
James O’Keefe Accidentally Stings Himselfoperation and make secret videos that exposed embarrassing activities. Soros, h
James O’Keefe Accidentally Stings Himself
The New Yorker / Posted 5 days ago
operation and make secret videos that exposed embarrassing activities. Soros, he assured the others, has “thousands of organizations” on the left in league with him. Kesh said that the name of his project was Discover the Networks. The money... Read more
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Business Wire
Silicon Valley Forum Presents the 19th Annual Visionary Awards Honoring Silicon Valley Innovators Jennifer Pahlka of Code for America, Tom Wheeler of FCC, Carl Bass of Autodesk, and Andrew Grove, former Intel CEO (posthumous)Internet and Society Award, and the National Democratic Institute’s Democracy A
Silicon Valley Forum Presents the 19th Annual Visionary Awards Honoring Silicon Valley Innovators Jennifer Pahlka of Code for America, Tom Wheeler of FCC, Carl Bass of Autodesk, and Andrew Grove, former Intel CEO (posthumous)
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Internet and Society Award, and the National Democratic Institute’s Democracy Award. She spent eight years at CMP Media, where she ran the Game Developers Conference, Game Developer magazine, Gamasutra.com, and the Independent Games... Read more
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Breitbart
Is Soros Funding An Agitprop Protest Movement to Destabilize Poland’s New Democratically Elected Government?was (and still is) in well documented arrears on his child support. KOD was st
Is Soros Funding An Agitprop Protest Movement to Destabilize Poland’s New Democratically Elected Government?
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
was (and still is) in well documented arrears on his child support. KOD was started in November and Polish mainstream media outlets (many of which are led by personal friends of the main figures from the last government as well as being... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Q&A: TIME correspondent Charlie Campbell on Duterte, Pinoys, and PH politicsDuterte the Philippine Donald Trump. They’re Wrong," got a lot of buzz because
Q&A: TIME correspondent Charlie Campbell on Duterte, Pinoys, and PH politics
Coconuts Manila / Posted 7 days ago
Duterte the Philippine Donald Trump. They’re Wrong," got a lot of buzz because it dared to contradict what many other media outfits were insisting — that incoming President Rodrigo Duterte is the so-called "Donald Trump of Asia." Shortly... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
For KweliTV, streaming (black content) is the new blackby and about the global black community. Their motto: "Preserving the African D
For KweliTV, streaming (black content) is the new black
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
by and about the global black community. Their motto: "Preserving the African Diaspora.” “The actual owners of [mainstream media] typically don’t look like us,” said Deshuna Spencer, founder and CEO of the service. “Preserving it really means... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Germany and IMF in Staredown Over Greek Debt Reliefof a break as it can get within the “no haircuts” constraint. Recall that any w
Germany and IMF in Staredown Over Greek Debt Relief
Naked Capitalism / Posted 8 days ago
of a break as it can get within the “no haircuts” constraint. Recall that any writedowns would be recognized as losses immediately by the nations that loaned Greece money, which is a third rail issue politically. But the IMF is calling for big... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
School defends video of San Antonio students jumping rope with cat intestines, PETA upsetsurfaced of students using the intestines of cats dissected in an anatomy class
School defends video of San Antonio students jumping rope with cat intestines, PETA upset
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
surfaced of students using the intestines of cats dissected in an anatomy class as jump ropes in early May, but Northeast Independent School District officials are defending the pupils and teacher, saying it was a part of a lesson plan. NEISD... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
School defends video of San Antonio students jumping rope with cat intestines, PETA upsetsurfaced of students using the intestines of cats dissected in an anatomy class
School defends video of San Antonio students jumping rope with cat intestines, PETA upset
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
surfaced of students using the intestines of cats dissected in an anatomy class as jump ropes in early May, but Northeast Independent School District officials are defending the pupils and teacher, saying it was a part of a lesson plan. NEISD... Read more
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The Jewish Press
ISIS Declares ‘State of Emergency in Raqqa’ But Reasons Are UnclearThe Da’esh (ISIS) terror organization has reportedly declared a “state of emerg
ISIS Declares ‘State of Emergency in Raqqa’ But Reasons Are Unclear
The Jewish Press / Posted 10 days ago
The Da’esh (ISIS) terror organization has reportedly declared a “state of emergency” in its de facto capital in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa but its reasons are not clear. Although the U.S.-led coalition forces believe that recent battles have... Read more
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FOX Business
Exclusive In-Depth Interview With TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. CEO Fred Tomczykcommunity that we'redefinitely interested in hearing about, is your impending r
Exclusive In-Depth Interview With TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. CEO Fred Tomczyk
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
community that we'redefinitely interested in hearing about, is your impending retirement. You've done anadmirable job of leading the company. You talked about where things were through the financial crisis,and here we are with a recovery that's... Read more
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FOX Business
Exclusive In-Depth Interview With TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. CEO Fred Tomczykcommunity that we'redefinitely interested in hearing about, is your impending r
Exclusive In-Depth Interview With TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. CEO Fred Tomczyk
FOX Business / Posted 10 days ago
community that we'redefinitely interested in hearing about, is your impending retirement. You've done anadmirable job of leading the company. You talked about where things were through the financial crisis,and here we are with a recovery that's... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | JCPS turmoil testing Donna Hargens’ support on school boardand bus drivers. It was a community uproar unlike any that JCPS Superintendent
SUNDAY EDITION | JCPS turmoil testing Donna Hargens’ support on school board
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
and bus drivers. It was a community uproar unlike any that JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens has faced in her five years leading the district of more than 100,000 students. And though Hargens is under contract through 2019, the recent turmoil... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hong Kong New Wave Cinema? 'Ten Years' and More Indies Challenging Chinawas not seen in China. The telecast, which had for years been broadcast on the
Hong Kong New Wave Cinema? 'Ten Years' and More Indies Challenging China
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
was not seen in China. The telecast, which had for years been broadcast on the mainland, was mysteriously blacked out, leading many to wonder if Ten Years’ mere nomination was the cause of an unofficial ban. Even stranger perhaps was the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Top volunteer initiatives from across the country honored at Make a Difference Day awardsone All-Star award winner. Newman’s Own donated a total of $130,000 to national
Top volunteer initiatives from across the country honored at Make a Difference Day awards
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
one All-Star award winner. Newman’s Own donated a total of $130,000 to national and community award winners to give to an organization of their choice. The TEGNA Foundation and Gannett Foundation contributed $10,000 to the All-Star Winner. These... Read more
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Slate
Why Donald Trump Needs Paul Ryancatastrophe in the fall, Paul Ryan will end this year in the speaker’s seat, ei
Why Donald Trump Needs Paul Ryan
Slate / Posted 13 days ago
catastrophe in the fall, Paul Ryan will end this year in the speaker’s seat, either shaping President Trump’s agenda or leading the opposition to President Clinton’s administration. Ryan doesn’t need Trump, for anything. At the same time, the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Danny Cohen to Oversee Access Entertainment as President for Len BlavatnikAs president of the new unit, he will look to make the company "one of the worl
Danny Cohen to Oversee Access Entertainment as President for Len Blavatnik
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
As president of the new unit, he will look to make the company "one of the world's leading independent investors in the entertainment media sector," with plans to invest several hundred million dollars in the initial phase. Len Blavatnik's Access... Read more
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Business Wire
Top Volunteer Initiatives from across the Country Honored at the Make a Difference Day 2016 National Awardsone All-Star award winner. Newman’s Own donated a total of $130,000 to national
Top Volunteer Initiatives from across the Country Honored at the Make a Difference Day 2016 National Awards
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
one All-Star award winner. Newman’s Own donated a total of $130,000 to national and community award winners to give to an organization of their choice. The TEGNA Foundation and Gannett Foundation contributed $10,000 to the All-Star Winner. These... Read more
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Billboard
Former BBC TV Boss Danny Cohen Joins Len Blavatnik to Launch Access EntertainmentAs president of the new unit, he will look to make the company "one of the worl
Former BBC TV Boss Danny Cohen Joins Len Blavatnik to Launch Access Entertainment
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
As president of the new unit, he will look to make the company "one of the world's leading independent investors in the entertainment media sector," with plans to invest several hundred million dollars in the initial phase. Len Blavatnik's Access... Read more
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Roll Call
Anti-Abortion Groups Aren't Punishing Republican Betrayals– much less the financial and grassroots support vital to defeating an incumben
Anti-Abortion Groups Aren't Punishing Republican Betrayals
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
– much less the financial and grassroots support vital to defeating an incumbent member of Congress. In fact, a review of independent expenditure documents filed with the Federal Election Commission showed that none of these groups has spent money... Read more
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Business Wire
Risky Business: Why Secretary Kerry’s Remarks Miss the Mark about Iran and Europe’s Bankslegal business,” said UANI Chairman Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador
Risky Business: Why Secretary Kerry’s Remarks Miss the Mark about Iran and Europe’s Banks
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
legal business,” said UANI Chairman Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman and CEO Ambassador Mark D. Wallace. Led by a group of former leading diplomats and lawmakers, UANI is in the midst of raising global awareness of the corporate risks of doing business... Read more
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Business Wire
5K Run & Walk Event to Recognize All Clinical Trial VolunteersBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Resea
5K Run & Walk Event to Recognize All Clinical Trial Volunteers
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Center for Information and Study on Clinical Research Participation (CISCRP), an independent non-profit organization, and CenterWatch, a leading publisher of clinical trials information, are excited to announce the... Read more
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11 News Houston
New T.D. Jakes TV show premieres Sept. 12TEGNA Media Syndicated Series Cleared in More Than 50 U.S. Markets McLEAN, VA
New T.D. Jakes TV show premieres Sept. 12
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
TEGNA Media Syndicated Series Cleared in More Than 50 U.S. Markets McLEAN, VA – TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) announced today that the new syndicated daily one-hour talk show, “T.D. JAKES,” hosted by best-selling author, film and music producer and... Read more
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Billboard
GreenLight's Dominic Sandifer on the Future of Music Branding, Live Nation's Acquisition and How Gaga Turned Into BowieLast week, on May 4, Live Nation Entertainment finalized a deal to acquire 51 p
GreenLight's Dominic Sandifer on the Future of Music Branding, Live Nation's Acquisition and How Gaga Turned Into Bowie
Billboard / Posted 15 days ago
Last week, on May 4, Live Nation Entertainment finalized a deal to acquire 51 percent of GreenLight Media & Marketing, the agency behind the visually stunning Grammy performance in which Lady Gaga morphed into David Bowie (a collaboration with... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Number of stabbing attacks on Israeli soldiers diminishesthey were being carried out by individuals without ties to militant groups, yet
Number of stabbing attacks on Israeli soldiers diminishes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
they were being carried out by individuals without ties to militant groups, yet who sometimes left behind a trail of social media posts. About 200 Palestinians and 30 Israelis were killed in the violence since September and some rioting spurred... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayatte-area people in business for week of May 8, 2016of the American Gem Society’s board of directors. Founded in 1978, Lee Michael
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayatte-area people in business for week of May 8, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
of the American Gem Society’s board of directors. Founded in 1978, Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry is one of the largest independent fine jewelers in the nation, operating eight stores in three states. Berg is Baton Rouge market president. The... Read more
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Business Wire
BioTime, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results and Recent Corporate Accomplishmentsgaining more traction with clients and partners, including best-in-class instit
BioTime, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results and Recent Corporate Accomplishments
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
gaining more traction with clients and partners, including best-in-class institutions. Meanwhile, we in the BioTime organization continue to sharpen our focus on clinical progress and simplifying our corporate structure and seeking ways to... Read more
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Business Wire
EY Announces Finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in Greater Los Angelescommitment to their businesses and communities. The business leaders noted belo
EY Announces Finalists for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2016 Award in Greater Los Angeles
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
commitment to their businesses and communities. The business leaders noted below were selected as finalists by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a black-tie Awards Gala on Tuesday, June 21, with more than 700... Read more
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Business Wire
Taqnia Space, Skyware & Crescent Join Forces to Form Joint Venture with KACST Saudi Arabia as the Technology Partner Aims to Be a Global Manufacturer of Satellite Equipmentin Saudi Arabia with KACST as the technology partner. King Abdulaziz City for S
Taqnia Space, Skyware & Crescent Join Forces to Form Joint Venture with KACST Saudi Arabia as the Technology Partner Aims to Be a Global Manufacturer of Satellite Equipment
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
in Saudi Arabia with KACST as the technology partner. King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) is an independent Saudi scientific organization with a long experience in research and development. With its current invaluable... Read more
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Business Wire
Macy’s American Icons Campaign Empowers Veterans with Got Your 6 WeekendPuerto Rico and Guam, as well as to customers in the U.S. and more than 100 int
Macy’s American Icons Campaign Empowers Veterans with Got Your 6 Weekend
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
Puerto Rico and Guam, as well as to customers in the U.S. and more than 100 international destinations through its leading online store at macys.com. Via its stores, e-commerce site, mobile and social platforms, Macy's offers distinctive... Read more
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Evening Standard
19 interview questions that are designed to trick youend of every job interview What response are they looking for? A focused, lase
19 interview questions that are designed to trick you
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
end of every job interview What response are they looking for? A focused, laser-sharp answer conveying your value to the organization and department. "The employer wants to hear about your achievements broken down into two or three succinct... Read more
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Zero Hedge
To BREXIT Or Not To BREXIT...success of West Germany), including its own version of socialism. It even joine
To BREXIT Or Not To BREXIT...
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
success of West Germany), including its own version of socialism. It even joined, albeit reluctantly, the European organization that eventually became the EU. Unfortunately all these changes failed to deliver the prosperity they intended... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In GOP ranks, 3rd-party talk swirls but odds longNikki Haley of South Carolina. So far, no one is jumping at the chance to dive
In GOP ranks, 3rd-party talk swirls but odds long
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
Nikki Haley of South Carolina. So far, no one is jumping at the chance to dive into the race. That's probably because no independent candidate has ever won the presidency, and some have gone down in history as spoilers. Texas tycoon H. Ross... Read more
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The Hill
Libertarian looks for anti-Trump bumpJohnson told The Hill in a phone interview on Friday. ADVERTISEMENT Johnson s
Libertarian looks for anti-Trump bump
The Hill / Posted 19 days ago
Johnson told The Hill in a phone interview on Friday. ADVERTISEMENT Johnson says the attention he’s getting from the media in recent weeks has increased exponentially. On Wednesday, the influential Red State blog, founded by conservative... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
CIA Analyst-turned-activist Ray McGovern Visits Berkeley. Category: Events from The Berkeley Daily PlanetDivestment from Fossil Fuels, Save the East Bay Forest, and Stop Destruction of
CIA Analyst-turned-activist Ray McGovern Visits Berkeley. Category: Events from The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 19 days ago
Divestment from Fossil Fuels, Save the East Bay Forest, and Stop Destruction of Ace Hardware. Joanna Macy began things by leading a circle of participants in a healing ritual. Mellowness established, the activists got down to business by sharing a... Read more
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Business Wire
Rising Automation in Industries Set to Propel the Global Motion Control Market Until 2020, Says TechnavioAC drives, motion controllers, and support and services. Request sample report
Rising Automation in Industries Set to Propel the Global Motion Control Market Until 2020, Says Technavio
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
AC drives, motion controllers, and support and services. Request sample report: http://bit.ly/1SmTXl7 “Enhancing organizational productivity by implementing the latest automation solutions and optimizing their operational cost has become... Read more
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