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The Forward
How This Pristine 15th-Century Portuguese Hebrew Bible Survived The InquisitionCOIMBRA, Portugal (JTA) — From its mountaintop perch, the University of Coimbra
The Forward / Posted an hour ago
COIMBRA, Portugal (JTA) — From its mountaintop perch, the University of Coimbra towers majestically over the downtown square that used to be the regional headquarters of the Portuguese Inquisition. It’s a fitting location for the 737-year-old... Read more
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ABC News
Why US troops are in NigerHere are some answers to questions you might have about the U.S. military prese
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
Here are some answers to questions you might have about the U.S. military presence in Niger, West Africa, and the circumstances about the incident that killed the four US soldiers and wounded two others. Wondering why there are Army Green Berets in... Read more
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Business Wire
Popular Community Bank Launches Popular Private ClientNEW YORK & MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Popular Community Bank, one of the nation’s
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
NEW YORK & MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Popular Community Bank, one of the nation’s premier community banks and the principal U.S. mainland operating subsidiary of Popular, Inc. (Nasdaq: BPOP), announced today the official launch of its private banking... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
US launches investigation into deadly Niger ambush and confusion that followedThe Defense Department is conducting an initial review of the mission in Niger
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 20 hours ago
The Defense Department is conducting an initial review of the mission in Niger and the ambush by 50 ISIS-affiliated fighters that left four US soldiers dead and two wounded. Multiple US officials have described to CNN a scene of confusion on the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Xi's Communist Party reasserts itself to ordinary ChineseBEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
BEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had to act: Busy with their education and careers, young Chinese were struggling in the romance department, with tens of millions unable to find partners. So the... Read more
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The Space Review
Why should we go? Reevaluating the rationales for human spaceflight in the 21st centuryIn the 56 years since Yuri Gagarin became the first human to cross the Kármán l
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
In the 56 years since Yuri Gagarin became the first human to cross the Kármán line and enter outer space, more than 530 others have done the same. Between the present-day plans of Russia, China, NASA, and several private companies, along with the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton gets help from drone to stop power outagesHamilton’s new drone takes off at Joyce Park. The machine should make it much f
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Hamilton’s new drone takes off at Joyce Park. The machine should make it much faster for electric crews to search for wires that are down after storms, and will have other benefits. MIKE RUTLEDGE/STAFF Hamilton, we have liftoff. A high-tech drone... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
O'Fallon, Mo. named nation's 8th ‘most livable city'As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around the world for centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more livable than others. On an individual level, subjective... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin Remembers The Hoge Family Of Sequatchie ValleyThe Hoges were great people with hundreds of friends, and, seemingly, with as m
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
The Hoges were great people with hundreds of friends, and, seemingly, with as many family members! I knew the entire bunch of them, starting about 1941. There were Mr. and Mrs. Hoge -Ann and Ted. Ted was my special friend, and he has remained such... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
China's ruling Communist Party reasserts itself under XiFILE - In this Sept. 30, 2017 file photo, Chinese… AP News | 10/16/17 01:10 AM
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 30, 2017 file photo, Chinese… AP News | 10/16/17 01:10 AM BEIJING (AP) -- Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had to act: Busy with their... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
China's ruling Communist Party reasserts itself under XiBEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had to act: Busy with their education and careers, young Chinese were struggling in the romance department, with tens of millions unable to find partners. So the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
China's ruling Communist Party reasserts itself under XiBEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING (AP) — Officials from the Communist Youth League of China felt they had to act: Busy with their education and careers, young Chinese were struggling in the romance department, with tens of millions unable to find partners. So the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Most livable: America's 50 best cities to live inAs the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from around the world for centuries. Yet not all parts of the country are equally desirable, and some cities are far more livable than others. On an individual level, subjective... Read more
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The Hindu
The case for a public health cadreThe idea of having dedicated personnel for public health management goes back t
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The idea of having dedicated personnel for public health management goes back to 1959 when advocated by the Mudaliar Committee, which observed that “personnel dealing with problems of health and welfare should have a comprehensive and wide outlook... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Rescued Silverthorne hiker recounts how he survived 80 hours lost in Colorado 14er backcountryThe nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
The nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato just tried to maintain his usual even-keeled nature, subconsciously relying on the belief that his abilities to problem solve would eventually bring him home. With little... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FY 2018 Budget Request for Africa - State Department TestimonyDonald Yamamoto, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Washington, DC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Donald Yamamoto, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Africa Washington, DC — Statement before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the U.S. State Department's FY 2018 Budget request by Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Yamamoto Mr. Chairman,... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Find filtered air, an N95 mask or better yet, leave the areaSAN FRANCISCO (BCN)-- With a health advisory and Spare the Air Alert in effect
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 4 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (BCN)-- With a health advisory and Spare the Air Alert in effect due to unhealthy air quality from North Bay wildfires, San Francisco city officials have issued guidelines for health protection. Residents should stay indoors with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
PG&E spent millions on fire prevention; it may not have been enoughLast year, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. inspected 171,057 utility poles and cho
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Last year, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. inspected 171,057 utility poles and chopped down 236,000 trees near its power lines, essential steps for preventing wildfires. PG&E inspectors flew over all 114,000 miles of the utility’s electricity... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
PG&E spent millions on fire prevention; it may not have been enoughLast year, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. inspected 171,057 utility poles and cho
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Last year, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. inspected 171,057 utility poles and chopped down 236,000 trees near its power lines, essential steps for preventing wildfires. PG&E inspectors flew over all 114,000 miles of the utility’s electricity... Read more
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Vail Daily
Rescued Silverthorne hiker recounts how he survived 80 hours lost in Colorado 14er backcountryThe nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato
Vail Daily / Posted 4 days ago
The nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato just tried to maintain his usual even-keeled nature, subconsciously relying on the belief that his abilities to problem solve would eventually bring him home. With little... Read more
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BC Local News
Celtic super-group coming to MissionCeltic super-group Beòlach from Cape Breton is coming to Mission on Sunday, Nov
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
Celtic super-group Beòlach from Cape Breton is coming to Mission on Sunday, Nov. 5 as part of the Mission Folk Music Festival’s Roots & Branches Concert Series. Since getting their start at a late-night session during Celtic Colours in 1998, Beòlach... Read more
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Mission City Record
Celtic super-group coming to MissionCeltic super-group Beòlach from Cape Breton is coming to Mission on Sunday, Nov
Mission City Record / Posted 5 days ago
Celtic super-group Beòlach from Cape Breton is coming to Mission on Sunday, Nov. 5 as part of the Mission Folk Music Festival’s Roots & Branches Concert Series. Since getting their start at a late-night session during Celtic Colours in 1998, Beòlach... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Most liveable: America’s 50 best cities to live inWant to step up your trick-or-treat game? Then take a look of the best cities t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Want to step up your trick-or-treat game? Then take a look of the best cities to trick-or-treat in the US. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more. Buzz60 As the land of opportunity, the United States has attracted people from... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Rescued Silverthorne hiker recounts how he survived 80 hours lost in Colorado 14er backcountryThe nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
The nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato just tried to maintain his usual even-keeled nature, subconsciously relying on the belief that his abilities to problem solve would eventually bring him home. With little... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Rescued Summit County hiker recounts how he survived 80 hours lost in Colorado 14er backcountryThe nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato
Craig Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
The nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato just tried to maintain his usual even-keeled nature, subconsciously relying on the belief that his abilities to problem solve would eventually bring him home. With little... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Rescued Silverthorne hiker recounts how he survived 80 hours lost in Colorado 14er backcountryThe nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 5 days ago
The nights were long, frigid and he barely slept, but all the while Shuei Kato just tried to maintain his usual even-keeled nature, subconsciously relying on the belief that his abilities to problem solve would eventually bring him home. With little... Read more
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MLive.com
Google's Black Googler Network to hold community resource fair in FlintFLINT, MI - Members of Google's Black Google Network will hold a community reso
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
FLINT, MI - Members of Google's Black Google Network will hold a community resource fair to connect Flint residents with needed resources. The community resource fair is set from 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 at the Sylvester Broome Empowerment... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More canine commandos enlisted for predator-free battleFriday, 13 October 2017, 11:42 amPress Release: Conservation Dogs 13 October 2
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Friday, 13 October 2017, 11:42 amPress Release: Conservation Dogs 13 October 2017The four Border Terrier-cross pups that will undergo... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
UN Envoy Reports Greater Stability & Security in HaitiFriday, 13 October 2017, 10:53 amPress Release: United Nations Ahead of UN mis
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Friday, 13 October 2017, 10:53 amPress Release: United Nations Ahead of UN mission's closure, envoy reports greater stability, security in Haiti12 October 2017 – Haiti has seen a significant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Live updates: Death toll rises to 24 in Northern California firesLatest developments in the North Bay fires: 9:40 a.m. Death toll rises to 24 i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Latest developments in the North Bay fires: 9:40 a.m. Death toll rises to 24 in Northern California Wildfires: Another person has died in Sonoma County as a result of wildfires in the region, Sheriff Rob Giordano said at a Thursday morning news... Read more
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The Manila Times
SME Bank of the YearIN “The Asian Banker Philippine Country Award” held at Fairmont Hotel on Octobe
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
IN “The Asian Banker Philippine Country Award” held at Fairmont Hotel on October 6, 2017, our team represented our president, Cecile Borromeo, in receiving the “” award for the institution we represent – the Development Bank of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Social Roots of Jihadist Violence in the NorthJihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Jihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burkina Faso. The response of Ouagadougou and its partners must go beyond the obvious religious and security dimensions of the crisis, and any solution must take into account... Read more
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The Mercury News
Learn about bats, adopt a new friend, get cute for Halloween: Weekly pet and animal listings for Oct. 12 and beyondBirds of Marsh Creek: Spend a morning spying on year-rounders, pass-byers, and
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Birds of Marsh Creek: Spend a morning spying on year-rounders, pass-byers, and winter migrants. Bring binoculars; some available to borrow. 8:30-11 a.m. Oct. 14. Big Break Regional Shoreline, 69 Big Break Road, Oakley. Downtown Berkeley Pet Parade:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Live updates: 23 dead in Wine Country fires; Virgin Sport cancels SF half marathon due to firesLatest developments in the North Bay fires: 3:40 a.m.: Sonoma County lists cur
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Latest developments in the North Bay fires: 3:40 a.m.: Sonoma County lists currently open emergency health clinics: Sonoma County has published a list of health clinics open in Guerneville, Occidental, Petaluma, Rohnert Park, Santa Rosa, and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Live updates: 23 dead in Wine Country fires; parts of city of Napa warnedLatest developments in the North Bay fires: 8:32 p.m. Mandatory evacuation ord
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Latest developments in the North Bay fires: 8:32 p.m. Mandatory evacuation ordered parts of eastern Sonoma Valley: Sonoma County Sheriff's Office issued a mandatory evacuation order for Seventh Street East and Castle Road, both north of Lovall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Israel's Lack of Siege Mentality, Africa's Cornucopia of ItThe state of Israel is arguably the world's only country where its four-star ge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The state of Israel is arguably the world's only country where its four-star generals are subject to court marshal for overachievement. The reverse is true for most parts of the world. For example, the late Ariel Sharon, an army general and later a... Read more
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Business Wire
iHeartMedia Rings in the Holiday Season with the Return of Its Iconic 2017 National "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One®”NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One®” – the season's spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Party on (on a budget) with advice from these expertsThe holidays can seem overwhelming – especially if you’re hosting company. But
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
The holidays can seem overwhelming – especially if you’re hosting company. But a little creativity (and pre-planning) will keep your special occasions merry and bright. Kerrie Kelly, Sacramento’s best-known interior designer, loves this time of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Fort Indiantown Gap to host live-fire training exercises during OctoberFORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – Fort Indiantown Gap is scheduled to host live-fire t
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 8 days ago
FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pa. – Fort Indiantown Gap is scheduled to host live-fire training exercises during the month of October between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. Exercises include artillery live-fire training October 29 through November 2. Fort Indiantown... Read more
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Herald Sun
Outrage over school’s ‘deceitful’ money grabEXCLUSIVE SYDNEY parents are outraged after public school pupils were sent hom
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
EXCLUSIVE SYDNEY parents are outraged after public school pupils were sent home Christmas charity boxes supporting a religious organisation that has a 12-step “discipleship” program preaching about God on a mission to convert young followers around... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Outrage over school’s ‘deceitful’ money grabEXCLUSIVE SYDNEY parents are outraged after public school pupils were sent hom
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
EXCLUSIVE SYDNEY parents are outraged after public school pupils were sent home Christmas charity boxes supporting a religious organisation that has a 12-step “discipleship” program preaching about God on a mission to convert young followers around... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Outrage over school’s ‘deceitful’ money grabWilloughby Public School: Students asked to donate to Samaritan’s Purse | Daily
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Willoughby Public School: Students asked to donate to Samaritan’s Purse | Daily Telegraph Invalid postcode. Sorry we couldn't find a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_right Miranda Devine Piers Akerman Game... Read more
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Technode
We checked out 6 of the best co-working spaces in Beijing, so you don't have toBeijing has a fast-developing co-working scene. Zhang Peng, Chief Strategy Offi
Technode / Posted 9 days ago
Beijing has a fast-developing co-working scene. Zhang Peng, Chief Strategy Officer of URWork, said at an even in September 2017 that 3% of Beijing office space is now made up of co-working hubs. To help you find out which co-working space is the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Higher Ed Notebook: Noted historian of national parks to speak at StetsonStetson University will host Woodrow Wilson Fellow Dwight Pitcaithley this week
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Stetson University will host Woodrow Wilson Fellow Dwight Pitcaithley this week to present “The National Park Service after 100 Years: A Historian's Reflections on Mission, Challenges, and Opportunities." The free event is open to the public at 7... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Comfort, courtesy of a canineLAS VEGAS — Services will go on as scheduled this morning at Our Savior Luthera
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
LAS VEGAS — Services will go on as scheduled this morning at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Milford. But two of the congregation's leaders won't be there. Since Tuesday, the Rev. Karl Gibbs and his comfort dog have been helping Las Vegas heal. On... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
KwaZulu-Natal ‘rebels’ reject Zuma’s olive branchAn intervention by the ANC’s top brass has done little to bridge divisions betw
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
An intervention by the ANC’s top brass has done little to bridge divisions between warring factions in KwaZulu-Natal. The so-called rebel group, which recently successfully challenged the outcome of the party’s 2015 provincial conference in the... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Combank to provide online sales channelThe Commercial Bank of Ceylon will provide its internet payment gateway (IPG) f
Sunday Observer / Posted 11 days ago
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon will provide its internet payment gateway (IPG) facility to support a new e-commerce platform in Sri Lanka. The Bank has partnered with WEBXPAY, an online platform that facilitates e-commerce solutions for small and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
We ask libraries to do much more than collect books; we should give them the resources to do itLibraries have been central to civilized societies for thousands of years as re
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Libraries have been central to civilized societies for thousands of years as repositories of knowledge, as forums for public discussion and debate, and as community gathering places. Today the library is adapting to unprecedented advances in... Read more
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New Kerala
TruGreen Partners with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to Host Afternoon of Fun for Patients - newkerala news #277716MEMPHIS, Tenn: In recognition of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Tru
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn: In recognition of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, TruGreen associates recently hosted a memorable give-back event benefiting the patients and families at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis. During the event,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
House restores $320M to budget vetoed by Gov. Baker By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Unfazed by two consecutive
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON -- Unfazed by two consecutive years in which their budgets collapsed, the Massachusetts House on Wednesday completed votes needed to restore the $320... Read more
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