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KHQ Spokane
Eagles open up Big Sky play against GrizzliesBy EWU Athletics The 11th-ranked Eastern Washington University football team i
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
By EWU Athletics The 11th-ranked Eastern Washington University football team is in much of the same boat as the Montana Grizzlies. Those teams will be paddling furiously to get off to a fast start in the Big Sky Conference when the Eagles and... Read more
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MLive.com
Lead in Flint water increased fetal deaths, lowered fertility, study saysFLINT, MI - Flint's lead-in-water contamination crisis caused lower fertility r
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
FLINT, MI - Flint's lead-in-water contamination crisis caused lower fertility rates and higher infant death rates, a new study says. David Slusky and Daniel Grossman - two economics professors from the University of Kansas - released their findings... Read more
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Slate
The Alt-Right’s Favorite Social Network Is Suing Google for Antitrust Violations. It Has a Point.Alt-Right’s Favorite Social Network Has a Point About GoogleThe company probabl
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
Alt-Right’s Favorite Social Network Has a Point About GoogleThe company probably does have too much power over the information economy. And it keeps showing us why. On Thursday, the “free speech” social network Gab.ai filed a lawsuit against... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL pl
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Worst ever? Democratic House hopeful spoofs 'Top Gun' in awkward adIs this the worst campaign ad ever? Democratic House hopeful spoofs Top Gun and
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Is this the worst campaign ad ever? Democratic House hopeful spoofs Top Gun and 'You've Lost that Lovin' Feeling' in awkward karaoke video targeting Republican congresswoman Virginia Democrat Dan Helmer wants to unseat Republican Rep. Barbara... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL pla
The Charlotte Post / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL pla
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NF
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NF
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions... Read more
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Boston Herald
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL pla
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NF
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesAn annual gathering in the nation's capital for those schools has been reduced
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
An annual gathering in the nation's capital for those schools has been reduced to a two-day summit, further aggravating college officials already frustrated with the White House's slow pace on keeping its commitments. "Everyone's uptight in this day... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesAn annual gathering in the nation's capital for those schools has been reduced
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
An annual gathering in the nation's capital for those schools has been reduced to a two-day summit, further aggravating college officials already frustrated with the White House's slow pace on keeping its commitments. "Everyone's uptight in this day... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation’s capital for... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) - The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) - The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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Darien News-Review
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesFILE - In this Feb. 27, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with lea
Dayton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with leaders of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. There likely will be few smiles on the faces of presidents... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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The New Canaan News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesFILE - In this Feb. 27, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with lea
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with leaders of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. There likely will be few smiles on the faces of presidents... Read more
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Connecticut Post
White House, black college heads to meet amid strained tiesWASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universitie
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of historically black colleges and universities are making their second visit to the White House this year amid strains with the Trump administration over promises unkept. An annual gathering in the nation's capital... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Eags tally 10 sacks en route to 56-21 win at FordhamThe Eastern Washington University football team found a little history on the s
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
The Eastern Washington University football team found a little history on the school's first ever venture to New York. With EWU’s defense registering a school-record 10 sacks and the offense piling up 650 total yards, the No. 12 Eagles defeated... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles break school record for sacks in 56-21 win over RamsBy EWU Athletics The Eastern Washington University football team found a littl
KHQ Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
By EWU Athletics The Eastern Washington University football team found a little history on the school's first ever venture to New York. With EWU's defense registering a school-record 10 sacks and the offense piling up 650 total yards, the No. 12... Read more
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Philly.com
Rhys Hoskins putting fans in seatsAt some point, things will even out to where Rhys Hoskins is not going to be th
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
At some point, things will even out to where Rhys Hoskins is not going to be the fastest player in Major League Baseball history to some number of home runs. For now, however, Hoskins, who just became the fastest to 18, isn’t slowing down, and the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Eagles look for 1st victory against FordhamBy EWU Athletics The Eastern Washington University is going far and wide to lo
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
By EWU Athletics The Eastern Washington University is going far and wide to look for its first victory of the 2017 season -- and initial win in the head coaching career of Aaron Best. After a pair of close games that got away from them after... Read more
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Daily Record
Rare images from 9/11 terror attacks include Pentagon clock 'frozen in time'The clock remains frozen in time at just after 9.30am. That's when the gang of
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
The clock remains frozen in time at just after 9.30am. That's when the gang of Al-Qaeda hijackers plunged American Airlines flight 77 into the Pentagon killing all 64 people on board and 125 in the building. America will never forget Tuesday,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rare images from 9/11 terror attacks include Pentagon clock 'frozen in time'The clock remains frozen in time at just after 9.30am. That's when the gang of
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The clock remains frozen in time at just after 9.30am. That's when the gang of Al-Qaeda hijackers plunged American Airlines flight 77 into the Pentagon killing all 64 people on board and 125 in the building. America will never forget Tuesday,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
EWU and NDSU to play in 50th Game on the Red Turf on SWXBy EWU Athletics It's already been said – and proven -- in the Eastern Washing
KHQ Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
By EWU Athletics It's already been said – and proven -- in the Eastern Washington University football program that iron sharpens iron. In a repeat match-up between top 10 ranked teams, the No. 7/6 Eagles open their 2017 home schedule at sold-out... Read more
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CNET
Here’s what you need to know about DACA and techDemonstrators in Washington, DC block traffic during a rally in support of the
CNET / Posted 19 days ago
Demonstrators in Washington, DC block traffic during a rally in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program after the Trump Administration announced its plan to end the program on September 5, 2017. President Donald Trump's... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Monday Musings: Freedom to protest as American as it getsColin Kaepernick. The name provokes all kinds of emotions from fervent support
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
Colin Kaepernick. The name provokes all kinds of emotions from fervent support of his national anthem protests to loud condemnation. No matter what your opinion, there is little doubt that his kind of protest — kneeling during the anthem — is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College football Week 1: There's no better kickoff than Alabama-Florida StateRutgers scored 89 points total in its first three games last season. It scored
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
Rutgers scored 89 points total in its first three games last season. It scored a combined 86 in the nine Big Ten games that followed, which is why no one thinks the Scarlet Knights can keep up with Washington. The Huskies, fresh off a CFP semifinal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Razorbacks Report: Little Rock close to home for many Hogs; team to honor Broyles on helmetsFAYETTEVILLE -- Senior defensive captain Kevin Richardson is one of several Raz
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- Senior defensive captain Kevin Richardson is one of several Razorbacks from central Arkansas getting a chance to play close to home in the season opener Thursday at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. "It means everything," said... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Newswas a solo practitioner for 37 years. Dudding came to the Brainerd/Baxter area
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
was a solo practitioner for 37 years. Dudding came to the Brainerd/Baxter area after he graduated from Indiana University in 1979, remembering that he had spent some summers with his family in the Pequot Lakes area as a youth. While setting up his... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Business Digest: Habitat for Humanity adds board membersDigest Southern Champion names Marshall CFO Bob Marshall has joined Southern
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
Digest Southern Champion names Marshall CFO Bob Marshall has joined Southern Champion Tray (SCT) as chief financial officer. A native of Tullahoma, Tenn., who has lived in Chattanooga since 1994, Marshall previously served as CFO of... Read more

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