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Rutland Herald
Vermont's rare songbird threatenedwas surprised I even knew the call of the Bicknell’s thrush when I first heard
Rutland Herald / Posted an hour ago
was surprised I even knew the call of the Bicknell’s thrush when I first heard it. A number of years ago, I volunteered for the Vermont Center for Ecostudies mountain bird survey project. This long-running study has been tracking the status of... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bay Area jail inmates to restart hunger strike Sundaywould continue the hunger strike. The original hunger strike lasted from Oct.
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted an hour ago
would continue the hunger strike. The original hunger strike lasted from Oct. 17-21, 2016 after originally being planned for two weeks and saw around 300 inmates participate. It, however, was stopped after sheriff's officials gave in to some of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Steward brings community care model to local hospitalsin May purchased eight Community Health System hospitals including ValleyCare H
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted an hour ago
in May purchased eight Community Health System hospitals including ValleyCare Health System of Ohio with Northside Medical Center in Youngstown, Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren and Hillside Rehabilitation Hospital in Howland. Steward is the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Legal scholar discussed ISIS in U.S. at Riverside meetingaverage defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 hours ago
average defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American courts since 2014. The most frequent age for a perpetrator is 20 years old, she said. Often, he has been involved in other violent groups — first a gang, then perhaps... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Legal scholar discussed ISIS in U.S. at Riverside meetingaverage defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
average defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American courts since 2014. The most frequent age for a perpetrator is 20 years old, she said. Often, he has been involved in other violent groups — first a gang, then perhaps... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Veteran says she was kicked out of Utah bar because of her service dogWEST JORDAN, Utah -- A military veteran is looking for change after a local bar
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 2 hours ago
WEST JORDAN, Utah -- A military veteran is looking for change after a local bar kicked her out because of her service dog. Annalisa Hope of West Jordan says she's embarrassed and disappointed at how she was treated and the lack of education the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Legal scholar discussed ISIS in U.S. at Riverside meetingaverage defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
average defendant in 135 ISIS-related cases that have been brought to American courts since 2014. The most frequent age for a perpetrator is 20 years old, she said. Often, he has been involved in other violent groups — first a gang, then perhaps... Read more
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Boston Herald
Massachusetts pitches 26 possible sites for Amazon HQhub” of Gardner to Taunton and its “relatively little traffic congestion,” stat
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
hub” of Gardner to Taunton and its “relatively little traffic congestion,” state officials stuffed 26 potential sites for Amazon’s second headquarters into its bid for the coveted $5 billion campus. The 182-page proposal, made public... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Carter Distributing sold; Chattanooga's biggest beer distributor has new owner [photos]family-owned Carter Distributing Co. — whose flagship brands include Miller, Co
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
family-owned Carter Distributing Co. — whose flagship brands include Miller, Corona and Coors — was sold Friday for an undisclosed sum to the family-owned, Knoxville-based Cherokee Distributing Co. It was time to sell, said Blair... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism Celebrates 10 Yearsa chorus of “Happy Birthday,” children, families and staff celebrated 10 years
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 hours ago
a chorus of “Happy Birthday,” children, families and staff celebrated 10 years of autism services at Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism. Since opening in 2007, staff has worked to improve the quality of life for nearly 1,000 children and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Here are the 10 sites Chicago and Illinois sent to Amazon for HQ2Chicago and Illinois on Friday revealed 10 Chicago-area sites — eight in the ci
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Chicago and Illinois on Friday revealed 10 Chicago-area sites — eight in the city and two in the suburbs — pitched for Amazon’s planned second headquarters, but disclosed no financial incentives included in the bid to woo the e-commerce behemoth and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionJournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only NEW DELHI — Environmental poll
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only NEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
3rd Infantry Division’s 2nd Brigade goes back to armored statusInside the the 3rd Infantry Division’s garrison headquarters building at Fort S
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 hours ago
Inside the the 3rd Infantry Division’s garrison headquarters building at Fort Stewart, there are paintings and photos highlighting the legacy of its 2nd Brigade. Especially notable are homages to “thunder runs” during the invasion of Iraq in 2003,... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
77 homeless will have permanent place to call homepopulations will now have a permanent housing. Plymouth on First Hill, an apart
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 hours ago
populations will now have a permanent housing. Plymouth on First Hill, an apartment building built specifically for the chronically homeless, unveiled its room to the public on Friday. About 30 people have already moved in since... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Schneiderman, Overton Tackle Issues In Southampton Town Supervisor Debatethat the Town Trustees should have taxing authority, echoing an argument repeat
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 6 hours ago
that the Town Trustees should have taxing authority, echoing an argument repeatedly made by members of the elected board for years to no avail. Sitting at a table in the auditorium of the Southampton Arts Center in Southampton Village—about a... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Illinois Proposes 10 Chicago-Area Sites for Amazon Headquarterseducated population, diversified economy and connected transportation system ma
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 hours ago
educated population, diversified economy and connected transportation system make it clear that Chicago is the ideal city for Amazon’s second headquarters," Mayor Rahm Emanuel said in a statement. “Our state possesses unmatched business,... Read more
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The Columbian
Former head of Friends of Clark County, Sydney Reisbick, dies at 74Sydney Reisbick, a long-time conservation advocate and former head of local env
The Columbian / Posted 7 hours ago
Sydney Reisbick, a long-time conservation advocate and former head of local environmental group Friends of Clark County, died this week at age 74. According to Lucy Krantz, the organization’s treasurer, Reisbick was in hospice care when she died... Read more
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Breitbart
**Live Updates** ‘Stranger Things’ Child Star Quits Agency After Agent Accused of Abusing Minor… Report: Weinstein Slacking Off in Sex Rehab, LAPD Opens Weinstein Rape InvestigationAll the latest news in the mushrooming Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct scand
Breitbart / Posted 7 hours ago
All the latest news in the mushrooming Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct scandal. Refresh for updates. UPDATES BELOW: All times Eastern… Update – 6:45 p.m.: Disney star Cameron Boyce has fired Tyler Grasham after the embattled talent agent was... Read more
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The Washington Times
KU program encourages students to say pledge: ‘Nobody is wrong, they are only different’“Safe Zone” training where participants say the affirmation, “I believe nobody
The Washington Times / Posted 7 hours ago
“Safe Zone” training where participants say the affirmation, “I believe nobody is wrong, they are only different.” KU’s Center for Sexuality and Gender Diversity in partnership with the Office of Multicultural Affairs has a new “pledge” it asks... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Warren calls for VA probe on Bedford patient's death BEDFORD -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is demanding that the Department of Vet
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
BEDFORD -- U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is demanding that the Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General expedite its criminal investigation into the circumstances that led to the death of a... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Commerce Bank will open a new regional headquarters in Downtown Peoriafrom its current location to the first and mezzanine floors of the Becker Build
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 hours ago
from its current location to the first and mezzanine floors of the Becker Building by the end of next year, separating it for the first time from the row of tellers who conduct everyday banking with walk-in clients. That retail banking location... Read more
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CTV News
Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs US$4.6 trillionNEW DELHI -- Environmental pollution -- from filthy air to contaminated water -
CTV News / Posted 9 hours ago
NEW DELHI -- Environmental pollution -- from filthy air to contaminated water -- is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Ten Fairfield athletes are playing sports at EndicottA hidden gem. For the last four years, Mike Kochiss has grown to love the camp
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 9 hours ago
A hidden gem. For the last four years, Mike Kochiss has grown to love the campus nestled on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, with the whaling port of Gloucester to the north and the witch trial town of Salem to the South. Curtis Point is just a... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Public gives input Overland Trail Expansion project for South Platte river bottomand Recreation Department and Confluent Design, out of Longmont, the company th
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
and Recreation Department and Confluent Design, out of Longmont, the company the city has chosen to develop a master plan for the Overland Trail Expansion project. PLR Director Wade Gandee started the meeting, giving some background on the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Amazon could put its 2nd HQ in Canada — but will it?The logo of US online retail giant Amazon is displayed on the Brieselang logist
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 10 hours ago
The logo of US online retail giant Amazon is displayed on the Brieselang logistics center, west of Berlin on November 11, 2014. The center is one of nine in Germany. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The U.S. Military In Africa: A Discreet Presence In Many PlacesWhen U.S. troops were ambushed in Niger on Oct. 4, the widespread reaction was
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 hours ago
When U.S. troops were ambushed in Niger on Oct. 4, the widespread reaction was surprise. The U.S. has military forces in Niger? What are they doing there? Yet in many ways, the Niger operation typifies U.S. military missions underway in roughly 20... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jury to decide fate of pharmacist at center of meningitis outbreakAfter a month-long trial, jurors on Monday will begin deliberating whether the
Boston Globe / Posted 10 hours ago
After a month-long trial, jurors on Monday will begin deliberating whether the supervisor of a former compounding pharmacy that made and shipped drugs contaminated with a deadly mold should be held responsible for the deaths of dozens of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionNEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated wate
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 hours ago
NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How African Governments Manage Extractive Resourcesprojects," they told the participants. The report was launched at the 13th Ann
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
projects," they told the participants. The report was launched at the 13th Annual General Meeting of the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development (IGF) in Geneva, Switzerland. Over 150 experts and... Read more
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Business Wire
Syros Announces Oral Presentation Highlighting Its Drug Discovery Research in Immuno-Oncology at American College of Surgeons Clinical CongressOctober 22-26 in San Diego. The research is part of a collaboration with the L
Business Wire / Posted 10 hours ago
October 22-26 in San Diego. The research is part of a collaboration with the Lowy laboratory at the University of California San Diego Moores Cancer Center focused on analyzing regulatory regions of the genome in pancreatic cancer patient... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fralo’s owners open Bar 301 piano bar next door, adding to the nightlife of Leon SpringsThe owners of Fralo’s in Leon Springs have transformed a building that used to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
The owners of Fralo’s in Leon Springs have transformed a building that used to be relegated to storage and that had a short run as a to-go pizza outlet into a swanky nightlife destination. Owners Frank and Lori Hakspiel hosted the grand-opening... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionBy KATY DAIGLE Associated Press NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - fr
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 hours ago
By KATY DAIGLE Associated Press NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionMorning smog envelops the skyline in Mumbai, India, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. Envi
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 hours ago
Morning smog envelops the skyline in Mumbai, India, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. Environmental pollutants are killing at least 9 million people and costing the world $4.6 trillion a year, a toll exceeding that of wars, smoking, hunger or natural disasters,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionNEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated wate
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Morning Pointe Gives Residents The Wedding They Never Had 66 Years LaterCarl and Betty Hullander, residents at The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer'
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
Carl and Betty Hullander, residents at The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer's Center of Excellence, Chattanooga, renewed vows after 66 years on Thursday, at the memory care community, at 7620 Shallowford Road. The Hullanders married at the... Read more
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EuroNews
Congress Moves Closer to Allowing Arctic DrillingCommittee, which will now take up the drilling issue, so his vote dims opponent
EuroNews / Posted 11 hours ago
Committee, which will now take up the drilling issue, so his vote dims opponents' hopes of stopping it there. Instead, environmental activists and their allies in Congress hope to block the controversial issue later in the process, which could... Read more
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CircleID
How Governments Can Be Smart About Artificial IntelligenceBommelaer de Leusse, the Internet Society's Senior Director, Global Internet Po
CircleID / Posted 11 hours ago
Bommelaer de Leusse, the Internet Society's Senior Director, Global Internet Policy, last Monday on national strategies for the future of artificial intelligence (AI). In addition, the Internet Society was asked to send written comments, which... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
What you can burn, where you can burn itagain allowed within municipal boundaries. The town’s atmosphere contamination
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 11 hours ago
again allowed within municipal boundaries. The town’s atmosphere contamination bylaw does not specifically set parameters for burning through the winter months. Rather, it restricts open burning from April 15 to October 15 each year. According... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Engineers honour Vernon manThree decades in geoscience and water resources management have been recognized
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Three decades in geoscience and water resources management have been recognized for a Vernon man. Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC), representing the province’s engineering and geoscience professionals, presented Dr. Brian Guy with... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Community Soundings: Cooking for a cause, Family fun...Real Estate, recently teamed up with the Norwalk appliance store, AITORO, and K
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
Real Estate, recently teamed up with the Norwalk appliance store, AITORO, and Knot Norm’s Catering Co. to support Move For Hunger, which helps coordinate food donations when people clean out their kitchen closets and move from their homes. At... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The U.S. Military In Africa: A Discreet Presence In Many PlacesWhen U.S. troops were ambushed in Niger on Oct. 4, the widespread reaction was
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 hours ago
When U.S. troops were ambushed in Niger on Oct. 4, the widespread reaction was surprise. The U.S. has military forces in Niger? What are they doing there? Yet in many ways, the Niger operation typifies U.S. military missions underway in roughly 20... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gabrielle Union suffered from post-traumatic stress after being rapedshe 'prayed' her role wouldn't suffer the same fate The 44-year-old actress sp
Daily Mail / Posted 11 hours ago
she 'prayed' her role wouldn't suffer the same fate The 44-year-old actress spoke to Lena Dunham during an interview for Lenny Letter, the actress's feminist newsletter Gabrielle has previously recounted how she was raped at gunpoint during... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Community Postings: Wedded bliss, Audubon honors...and ecological planning program from the University of Vermont. He is employed
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
and ecological planning program from the University of Vermont. He is employed by Shelburne Farms as the education for sustainability partnerships coordinator. Megan Stearns is a graduate of the University of Virginia and is the creative... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionBy KATY DAIGLE Associated Press NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - fr
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 hours ago
By KATY DAIGLE Associated Press NEW DELHI (AP) - Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than... Read more
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The Hill
Preventing nuclear terrorism should remain a top U.S. priorityrole nuclear weapons will play in their security strategy. Specifically, the NP
The Hill / Posted 11 hours ago
role nuclear weapons will play in their security strategy. Specifically, the NPR assesses the international security threat environment; explains why maintaining the nuclear stockpile is in the national security interest; outlines nuclear deterrence... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionWASHINGTON — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water —
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Oct. 21Fire safety needs to be higher county priority Bravo to Dick Spotswood for his
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
Fire safety needs to be higher county priority Bravo to Dick Spotswood for his Oct. 15 column. Take a look at the burned neighborhoods in Santa Rosa. Now take a look at our Marin neighborhoods. Dead wood, overgrown trees and fire-prone plants... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
This kills more people every year than war, smoking or road accidentsStudy: Environmental pollution, including air, water and soil, kills 9 million
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 hours ago
Study: Environmental pollution, including air, water and soil, kills 9 million people a year and costs $4.6 trillion NEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and... Read more
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The Columbian
Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillionNEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — i
The Columbian / Posted 12 hours ago
NEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCSO honors students at awards ceremonywill honor the positive actions of the community's students through the student
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 12 hours ago
will honor the positive actions of the community's students through the student recognition program. The goal is to reinforce positive behavior among youths and to establish students as role models for their peers. The local students honored... Read more
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