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Juneau Empire
Things are looking up for Alaska’s economyadministrator for NOAA Fisheries. No stranger to Alaska, Oliver has worked at t
Juneau Empire / Posted 13 minutes ago
administrator for NOAA Fisheries. No stranger to Alaska, Oliver has worked at the North Pacific Fishery Management Council for 27 years — first as a fisheries biologist, later as deputy director, and finally as executive director. Another... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Group of 29 tribes oppose Pebble Mine, B.C.’s ‘transboundary’ projectsin Southeast and Bristol Bay will work together to oppose mining projects in bo
Juneau Empire / Posted 13 minutes ago
in Southeast and Bristol Bay will work together to oppose mining projects in both regions. The Juneau-based Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska (CCTHITA) and Douglas Indian Association (DIA) are part of the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
More senior housinghousing complex for low-income seniors will be made possible through the issuan
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 15 minutes ago
housing complex for low-income seniors will be made possible through the issuance of tax-exempt bonds. The Manteca City Council Tuesday cleared the way for the developers of the Cottage Village Senior Apartments to work with the California... Read more
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Manning River Times
Bambi takes a dipdeer were spotted in the early hours of the morning in Manning Street, Tuncurry
Manning River Times / Posted 23 minutes ago
deer were spotted in the early hours of the morning in Manning Street, Tuncurry during June. According to MidCoast Council senior ecologist, Mat Bell, feral deer management is regulated by State government agencies, including the Department... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Public urged to support no Styrofoam, no plastic bags campaignbags. File photo KUCHING: Supermarkets, retailers and traders in traditional m
The Borneo Post / Posted 57 minutes ago
bags. File photo KUCHING: Supermarkets, retailers and traders in traditional markets operating under Serian District Council (SDC) are urged to support the council’s “Say No to Styrofoam and Polystyrene Plastic Bag” campaign. Assistant... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Arunachal assembly resolution on citizenship to Chakmas, Hajongs kicks up fresh rowPradesh since the 1960s, as per a 2015 Supreme Court order. The move led to wi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
Pradesh since the 1960s, as per a 2015 Supreme Court order. The move led to widespread protests in Arunachal and the state government also wrote to Centre saying it could create problems. This led the Centre to assure that rights of local tribes... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Badgally Rd set for upgradeCampbelltown Campbelltown’s Badgally Rd will finally be upgraded to four lanes
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Campbelltown Campbelltown’s Badgally Rd will finally be upgraded to four lanes after a funding commitment by the Federal Government. Campbelltown Council has put together a proposal to upgrade the road after the federal government announced the... Read more
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Reuters
Trump’s Iran decision hurts chance of a North Korea dealfurther hushed by the personal offense Kim has taken and by his forceful rhetor
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
further hushed by the personal offense Kim has taken and by his forceful rhetorical pushback. Second, the U.N. Security Council tightened sanctions against Pyongyang in August and September. These have banned all North Korea’s major exports,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Beng distributes relief packs to flood victimsfor families affected and displaced by the massive flooding and storm surges.
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 hours ago
for families affected and displaced by the massive flooding and storm surges. Climaco together with members of the City Council and personnel from the City Social Welfare and Development Office turned over 500 food packs to families in San Jose... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Mayor Beng underscores importance of BDRRMCPaulo. "In times of calamities and disasters our barangay officials are the fi
Zamboanga Today / Posted 2 hours ago
Paulo. "In times of calamities and disasters our barangay officials are the first responders since they know their own community fully well and so it is very important and necessary that their BDRRMC shall be fully operational," Mayor Climaco... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
11 Children Die of Whooping Cough in KanoThe Kiru Local Government Council of Kano State says about 11 children have die
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The Kiru Local Government Council of Kano State says about 11 children have died of whooping cough at Kankwana village. This is contained in a statement issued by the Information Officer of the local government council, Malam Rabiu Khalil. Mr.... Read more
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Bolton News
'Disgusting' mattress among mountain of fly-tipped rubbish pulled from ginnelmattress, a fridge, and a door among the waste that was dumped on the unadopted
Bolton News / Posted 3 hours ago
mattress, a fridge, and a door among the waste that was dumped on the unadopted path off Iron Street, Horwich. New Government statistics confirmed yesterday that there were 2,065 reported incidents of fly-tipping across Bolton in 2016/17,... Read more
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Perth Now
NSW bagged for being soft on plastica ban because the big supermarkets chains were phasing them out anyway. But ac
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
a ban because the big supermarkets chains were phasing them out anyway. But according to Greenpeace Australia research, no government ban means 1.1 billion single-use bags not distributed by supermarkets will continue to be discarded in NSW each... Read more
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The Chronicle
U.S. senators introduce resolution honoring Samuel Dubois Cookto Duke's Board of Trustees—for which he later became a trustee emeritus—in 198
The Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
to Duke's Board of Trustees—for which he later became a trustee emeritus—in 1981. He was later appointed to the National Council on the Humanities by Jimmy Carter and the United States Holocaust Memorial Council by Bill Clinton. In his honor,... Read more
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Manning River Times
What’s with the water around here?Guiney answers your questions There has been a lot of talk about the cost of e
Manning River Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Guiney answers your questions There has been a lot of talk about the cost of electricity causing financial stress on the community but what about the cost of water? With water being an essential part of life, a call was put out on Facebook... Read more
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The Border Mail
Children across region in a daily ‘battle’ with povertybelow the poverty line. This startling statistic is part of a detailed pre-bud
The Border Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
below the poverty line. This startling statistic is part of a detailed pre-budget submission by peak welfare body the NSW Council of Social Service. It says that 16 per cent of children in this region live in such circumstances, or an estimated... Read more
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Times Leader
Luzerne County Council contenders air views at forumKINGSTON — In rapid-fire delivery, all 10 Luzerne County Council candidates con
Times Leader / Posted 4 hours ago
KINGSTON — In rapid-fire delivery, all 10 Luzerne County Council candidates conveyed their views on a range of topics within allotted time limits during Thursday’s Wilkes-Barre Area League of Women Voters forum at Wyoming Seminary. Voters are free... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk – US paperprovided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs techn
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), a test at the FAAs technical center in Atlantic City, N.J. The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Indiana lawmakers seek federal help to end vehicle emissions testing mandateon a greenfield site to redeveloping an urban area, Northwest Forum Chief Execu
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 5 hours ago
on a greenfield site to redeveloping an urban area, Northwest Forum Chief Executive Officer Heather Ennis said. The state government is backing bids from Northwest Indiana, the Indianapolis area and the Indiana suburbs of Louisville. Hammond, Gary... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskThe US government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The US government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed recently... Read more
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The Courier Mail
New car charging stations to 'unlock' Austthe need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric ve
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
the need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric vehicle market. The NRMA is calling on the government to create a policy for electric cars as Australia transitions from a country that no longer makes vehicles,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google, San Jose talks over proposed transit village progress amid protestsfresh housing and jobs demands for the company. The tech titan and San Jose of
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
fresh housing and jobs demands for the company. The tech titan and San Jose officials are negotiating the sale of 16 government-owned properties that would be key and large pieces of the land mosaic that Google must assemble for its proposed... Read more
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BC Local News
City defended over homelessnesscirculating calls for the city to take a hard stance on transients and illegal
BC Local News / Posted 5 hours ago
circulating calls for the city to take a hard stance on transients and illegal activities. “I will see what’s presented to council Monday. I’m not sure how many have signed it,” said Coun. Juliette Cunningham. “People have a right to circulate... Read more
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Perth Now
New car charging stations to 'unlock' Austthe need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric ve
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
the need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric vehicle market. The NRMA is calling on the government to create a policy for electric cars as Australia transitions from a country that no longer makes vehicles,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
No plan to expand smoking banNO EXPANSION: Tamworth Regional Council manager of regulatory services Ross Bri
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
NO EXPANSION: Tamworth Regional Council manager of regulatory services Ross Briggs and Cancer Council spokesperson Dimity Betts happy to keep the smoke ban to the CBD. Photo: Gareth Gardner WHILE the CBD ciggie nix has been hailed a success, the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Labor leads campaign against mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Mayor, council candidates share visions of Thunderbolt’s futureThe race is on in Thunderbolt. Questions posed to mayoral and Town Council can
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 hours ago
The race is on in Thunderbolt. Questions posed to mayoral and Town Council candidates Thursday night during a forum at Town Hall focused on the fate of the Thunderbolt’s library, infrastructure improvements, public safety and the balance of progress... Read more
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The Young Witness
Poverty hurting 8600 regional childrenpoverty line, according to a new report. MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE: Centacare Sout
The Young Witness / Posted 6 hours ago
poverty line, according to a new report. MORE NEEDS TO BE DONE: Centacare Southwest chief executive Paul Jensen. The NSW Council of Social Services’ latest report, released on Tuesday, shows in the Murrumbidgee and Riverina area 16 per cent of... Read more
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News.com.au
New car charging stations to ‘unlock’ Austthe need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric ve
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
the need for Australia to keep up with the rest of the world in the electric vehicle market. The NRMA is calling on the government to create a policy for electric cars as Australia transitions from a country that no longer makes vehicles,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Labor leads campaign against mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Watch out Gunsynd, there’s a new kid on the blockoff as south-west Queensland’s most visited statue. The new 2m high tourist at
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 hours ago
off as south-west Queensland’s most visited statue. The new 2m high tourist attraction which epitomises one small’s community pride and determination to survive, came through Goondiwindi on Thursday. Riding “shotgun” to make sure there were... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
US: Laptops In Checked Bags Pose Fire, Explosion RiskWASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to b
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Northampton County Council approves charter study referendumFor the first time in four decades, Northampton County voters will be asked if
The Morning Call / Posted 6 hours ago
For the first time in four decades, Northampton County voters will be asked if the county government should shake up its basic structure. That decision could have far-reaching effects regarding who oversees critical services provided to the poor,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Labor leads campaign against mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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The Border Mail
Labor leads campaign against mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
The Border Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Labor leads campaign against mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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Canberra Times
Labor leads campaign against Mirvac's Marrickville mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
US: Laptops in Checked Bags Pose Fire, Explosion RiskThe U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, persona
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 hours ago
The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper filed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Bundaberg region faces damage bill of ''up to $30m' after heavy rainsHotel. Luckily the beer was moved to higher ground & the water's starting to re
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 hours ago
Hotel. Luckily the beer was moved to higher ground & the water's starting to recede "We're estimating damage just on the council road network of between $10 and $15 million, that is purely our road network," he said. "Plus the flooding that... Read more
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The North West Star
Katter welcomes Karumba fibre linklong Karumba has been left in the slow lane with substandard internet services”
The North West Star / Posted 7 hours ago
long Karumba has been left in the slow lane with substandard internet services”, Mr Katter said. “I’m thankful that the government has listened to our concerns about sloppy internet access in the Gulf and recognised the importance of this... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Rural hamlets struggle with housing crisisoil companies,” she said. Richards is one of the most glaring examples of the
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 7 hours ago
oil companies,” she said. Richards is one of the most glaring examples of the housing crisis in Conklin. "Today, the community of Conklin has three to four generations occupying single dwelling family homes due to the historic shortage of... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. warns airliners about potential fire, explosion risk aboard planesWASHINGTON -- The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban
CBS News / Posted 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a paper... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
It's academic: Climate change, sea level rise?Colleges and Universities, said she is seeing more of its 1,400 members — which
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
Colleges and Universities, said she is seeing more of its 1,400 members — which include historic black colleges, two-year community colleges and major universities — incorporate climate change into their curricula. Academia has a responsibility... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Labor leads campaign against Mirvac's Marrickville mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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The Age
Labor leads campaign against Mirvac's Marrickville mega-apartment projectits plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner wes
The Age / Posted 8 hours ago
its plans to build a string of high-rise apartment towers in Sydney's inner west, as ALP politicians from each level of government rallied the community groups against the proposal at a meeting in Marrickville. More than 350 people crowded into... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
NAB boss Andrew Thorburn just told the banking inquiry complaints are down 15%just by customers but by Small Business Ombudsman Kate Carnell, Small Business
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 hours ago
just by customers but by Small Business Ombudsman Kate Carnell, Small Business Minister Michael McCormack, and COSBOA’s (Council of Small Business Australia) Peter Strong. So, this is just one of the ways we are striving to become easier for our... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jihadist ambush on US forces shows new danger in Sahelunarmored US trucks. In this remote corner of Niger where the Americans and th
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
unarmored US trucks. In this remote corner of Niger where the Americans and their local counterparts had been meeting with community leaders, residents say the men who came to kill that day had never been seen there before. ‘‘The attackers spoke... Read more
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Darien News-Review
US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a... Read more
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The North West Star
Coal miners only a fraction of Minerals Council of Australia membersrepresent many coal companies, a new report has found. Research by The Austral
The North West Star / Posted 9 hours ago
represent many coal companies, a new report has found. Research by The Australia Institute has found The powerful Minerals Council of Australia, the nation's peak pro-mining industry group, disproportionately advocates for coal miners, which... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion riskWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 9 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban large, personal electronic devices like laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a... Read more
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