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The Mercury News
Milpitas council bans city’s display of Socialist Republic of Vietnam flagthat represents Vietnamese Americans in Milpitas. The proposal came from Counc
The Mercury News / Posted 2 hours ago
that represents Vietnamese Americans in Milpitas. The proposal came from Councilman Anthony Phan, the first Vietnamese-American council member elected to the panel in Milpitas’ history, as something that was important to Vietnamese Americans in... Read more
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The Hill
Ignoring free market principles will cost US solar jobstrade law to take advantage of the system at the expense of American jobs, clea
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
trade law to take advantage of the system at the expense of American jobs, clean energy and taxpayers’ wallets, all to benefit a few overseas investors. Tim Doyle, Vice President of Policy & General Counsel, American Council for Capital Form... Read more
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The Hill
Federal board moves toward penalties on solar panel importsjobs. Numerous conservative organizations and business groups have joined the c
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
jobs. Numerous conservative organizations and business groups have joined the cause against the trade penalties. The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) immediately promised Friday to push the White House to reject a tariff on solar... Read more
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The Hill
The bumpy road to tax reform is still driveabletogether first to pass a budget. It is critical that lawmakers discharge their
The Hill / Posted yesterday
together first to pass a budget. It is critical that lawmakers discharge their duty and get that job done quickly. Mark A. Bloomfield is the president and CEO of the American Council for Capital Formation, a free-market, pro-business thi... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump’s maniacal UN address has set America on a course with cataclysmand taking a position that will have no global support https://t.co/8TOmttmwxC
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
and taking a position that will have no global support https://t.co/8TOmttmwxC Trita Parsi, head of the National Iranian-American Council, said, “Contrary to their government, Iranians are known to be one of the most pro-American populations in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
N. Korea risks war, Trump says at U.N.it harder for him to win over the world to his self-destructive goals," said Tr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
it harder for him to win over the world to his self-destructive goals," said Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, a Washington-based group that criticizes the Tehran government but advocates more engagement. Neither... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump vows to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea if it threatens USit harder for him to win over the world to his self-destructive goals,” said Tr
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
it harder for him to win over the world to his self-destructive goals,” said Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, a Washington-based group that is critical of the Tehran government but advocates more engagement. Neither... Read more
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The Temple News
DACA: What is it and how does it affect Temple?for DACA. He also pointed to Temple’s support for the work of the Association o
The Temple News / Posted 3 days ago
for DACA. He also pointed to Temple’s support for the work of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and the American Council on Education to make DACA protections permanent. Englert referred students affected by the rescission of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hurricanes teach prudence, adaptationto change the climate at the current state of knowledge. Better to adapt than t
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
to change the climate at the current state of knowledge. Better to adapt than tilt at windmills. What the hurricanes teach Richard W. Rahn is chairman of Improbable Success Productions and on the board of the American Council for Capital Format... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Regains Power but Faces Legitimacy Questionshim or his party in power. Disclosure statement Claudia Gastrow has previousl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
him or his party in power. Disclosure statement Claudia Gastrow has previously received funding from the National Science Foundation, the Social Sciences Research Council, the Wenner-Gren Foundation, and the American Council of Learned Soci... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania’s child welfare ‘system is broken’: 5 things to know todayfor Childhood Arrivals program. The higher education community, in particular,
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
for Childhood Arrivals program. The higher education community, in particular, isn't keeping quiet. On Thursday, the American Council on Education and 77 other higher education associations called on Congress to "pass bipartisan legislation... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Sept. 15 - Sept. 18by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool —
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool — 1 p.m., Heritage Center. Sterling Chapter: American Council for the Blind — 1 p.m., Sterling Public Library Community Room. Everyone welcome. Sterling Miracle Players... Read more
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Aljazeera
Donald Trump denounces Iran over nuclear dealStates while risking a second nuclear crisis and a disastrous war," said Trita
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
States while risking a second nuclear crisis and a disastrous war," said Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council and a vocal supporter of the agreement. Obama administration officials who negotiated the deal issued a... Read more
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Island Packet
It would be a really good idea to get a flu shot this yearsaid just because the flu hit Australia hard does not absolutely mean the same
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
said just because the flu hit Australia hard does not absolutely mean the same will happen in the U.S., according to the American Council on Science and Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it isn’t possible to accurately... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
ACEC/MS, Installs New 2017-2018 OfficersThe American Council of Engineering Companies of Mississippi has installed its
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
The American Council of Engineering Companies of Mississippi has installed its new officers for 2017-2018. The new president, Carey Hardin, is with Clearwater Consultants in Starkville. He is a 1974 graduate of Mississippi State University with a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Flu shots are always a good idea, but perhaps more than normal this yearsaid just because the flu hit Australia hard does not absolutely mean the same
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
said just because the flu hit Australia hard does not absolutely mean the same will happen in the U.S., according to the American Council on Science and Health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it isn’t possible to accurately... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Sept. 14 - Sept. 17by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool —
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool — 1 p.m., Heritage Center. Sterling Chapter: American Council for the Blind — 1 p.m., Sterling Public Library Community Room. Everyone welcome. Sterling Miracle Players... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Former UC Berkeley professor dies at 98, remembered for compassionof academia’s most prestigious awards, including Guggenheim and Fulbright Fello
The Daily Californian / Posted 9 days ago
of academia’s most prestigious awards, including Guggenheim and Fulbright Fellowships, as well as the Fellowship of the American Council of Learned Societies. He also served as a Rockefeller Fellow on the Council of Foreign Relations during... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Sept. 13 - Sept. 15by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool —
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
by Wednesday, Sept. 13. Qi Gong — 10 a.m., Heritage Center. Cards and Pool — 1 p.m., Heritage Center. Sterling Chapter: American Council for the Blind — 1 p.m., Sterling Public Library Community Room. Everyone welcome. Sterling Miracle Players... Read more
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MLive.com
Retiring KVCC President Marilyn Schlack has been key community leadercollege president in Michigan, according to KVCC. In 2016, 70 percent of colle
MLive.com / Posted 9 days ago
college president in Michigan, according to KVCC. In 2016, 70 percent of college presidents were men, according to an American Council on Education study based on a survey of 1,500 college and university presidents. WMU and Kalamazoo College... Read more
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SaukValley.com
'9/11: We will never forget' – or will we?he’s looked at other major historical events and observed how they faded from m
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
he’s looked at other major historical events and observed how they faded from memory. According to a 2015 survey by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, half of Americans don’t know when the Civil War took place. Another example... Read more
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The Washington Times
Paul Ryan suffers from being timidpromises he and other made is ultimately more important than being popular with
The Washington Times / Posted 10 days ago
promises he and other made is ultimately more important than being popular with the Washington elite? The Paul Ryan problem Richard W. Rahn is chairman of Improbable Success Productions and on the board of the American Council for Capital Formati... Read more
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Kagay-an News
The Philippines and Guam: A Shared Heritage worth rememberingto the United States except General Ricarte.” The monument was erected and ina
Kagay-an News / Posted 11 days ago
to the United States except General Ricarte.” The monument was erected and inaugurated on July 4, 1961 by the Philippine American Council of Guam under the auspices of the Philippine Consulate General, and maintained by the Batangas & Southern... Read more
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FOX News
Holocaust Museum removes study that critics say whitewashed Obama's Syria policydictator Bashar Assad’s use of chemical weapons – but refrained from acting aft
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
dictator Bashar Assad’s use of chemical weapons – but refrained from acting after it was crossed. Shlomo Bolts, a Syrian American Council official, said it was “grossly incorrect” to suggest that nothing could have been done to save... Read more
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The Christian Post
Holocaust Museum Pulls Study Accused of Justifying Obama's Inaction in Syriathat every Syrian American I know considers grossly incorrect," Shlomo Bolts, a
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
that every Syrian American I know considers grossly incorrect," Shlomo Bolts, a policy and advocacy officer with the Syrian American Council, told Tablet. "There was a lot that could have been done and that can still be done to stop the mass... Read more
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The Hill
Democrats abandon due process legacy for flawed sexual assault policyHarvard and the University of Pennsylvania, and (in less robust form) in report
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
Harvard and the University of Pennsylvania, and (in less robust form) in reports from the American Bar Association and the American Council of Trial Lawyers. Hopefully, in the future, Democrats will revive the party’s more traditional backing for... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit’s too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
it’s too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it’s unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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International Business Times
US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos plans to scrap Obama-era rules on campus sexual assault it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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Northwest Herald
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit’s too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 days ago
it’s too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it’s unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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TribLIVE
DeVos vows to replace ‘failed system’ on campus sexual assaultsbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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ABC News
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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Boston Herald
DeVos planning to scrap Obama rules on campus sexual assaultit's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses.
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
it's too soon to know how a shift in federal policy would play out on campuses. Terry Hartle, senior vice president of American Council on Education, said it's unclear how long the existing rules will remain in effect, but that colleges will... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows to replace itbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows...be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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The Mercury News
DeVos decries ‘failed system’ on campus sexual assaultbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn’t go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Philly.com
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows to replace itbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn’t go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows to replace itbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows to replace itbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
DeVos decries 'failed system' on campus sexual assault, vows to replace itbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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Al.com
Betsy DeVos vows to replace sex assault complaint processbe a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
be a giant step backward, she said. There was considerable confusion about the 2011 guidance, said Terry Hartle of the American Council on Education. The department didn't go through the normal public notice and comment process, and questions... Read more
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EuroNews
5 Steps to Kicking Off an Effective Weight-loss Planlike opening the mailbox when you know there's a pile of bills waiting for you.
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
like opening the mailbox when you know there's a pile of bills waiting for you. Yet, after many years of working with the American Council on Exercise, I understand the necessity of evaluating where I am today so I can measure my progress and... Read more
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Philly.com
Museums coming to Philly's neighborhoods with $2M William Penn grantskills at home. The work — from the Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure A
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
skills at home. The work — from the Center for Aquatic Sciences at Adventure Aquarium’s partnership with the Indochinese American Council in Logan and Olney to the Franklin Institute’s work with Children’s Village, an early childhood center in... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Teachers Institute Partnership Completes 40th Year, Publishes Curricular Resourceshave cited standards for such areas as arts; social and emotional learning (SEL
New Haven Independent / Posted 16 days ago
have cited standards for such areas as arts; social and emotional learning (SEL); Spanish-language instruction (and the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, ACTFL); and Advanced Placement (AP) courses. In introducing the... Read more
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