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The North Wales Chronicle
Peru’s indigenous leaders urge Pope Francis to back land rights campaignorganisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the p
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
organisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the pontiff to support their demands that Peru’s government clean up wide swathes of land tainted by mercury from illegal gold mining. The leaders also want Francis to back... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Key Brexit legislation clears the Commons amid Tory warningsCommons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 2 minutes ago
Commons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295 – majority 29 – at third reading, with the Government also seeing off a series of proposed amendments during a marathon two-hour voting period. Brexit Secretary David... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Democrats see opportunity in midterm electionmeanwhile, said they have to convince voters that GOP control has meant lower t
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 minutes ago
meanwhile, said they have to convince voters that GOP control has meant lower taxes, low unemployment and more efficient government and get GOP voters to the polls. "If we can get people to focus on the economy, jobs and taxes, I think we're... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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The News and Star
School at foot of Grenfell Tower rated Outstanding by Ofstedsecured an average of one whole grade higher than national expectations, positi
The News and Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
secured an average of one whole grade higher than national expectations, positioning it to be in the top 10% of a key government measure on value, the school said. Leaders anticipate the school will move back to its original building in... Read more
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The News and Star
Cumbria's MPs speak of 'utterly appalling' baby Poppi caseSue Hayman, for Workington, said she had been left 'utterly appalled' at Poppi'
The News and Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Sue Hayman, for Workington, said she had been left 'utterly appalled' at Poppi's case. She too backed calls for a government-level inquiry into the wider failings surrounding Poppi's death. "I have spoken to John Woodcock about this many... Read more
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The News and Star
Peru’s indigenous leaders urge Pope Francis to back land rights campaignorganisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the p
The News and Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
organisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the pontiff to support their demands that Peru’s government clean up wide swathes of land tainted by mercury from illegal gold mining. The leaders also want Francis to back... Read more
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The News and Star
Key Brexit legislation clears the Commons amid Tory warningsCommons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295
The News and Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
Commons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295 – majority 29 – at third reading, with the Government also seeing off a series of proposed amendments during a marathon two-hour voting period. Brexit Secretary David... Read more
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NZCity
'Concentrated' camps for refugees: Austria's far-right government faces protests over its anti-immigration agendaand member of "Grandmas against the Right", Mrs Scholl felt compelled to voice
NZCity / Posted 4 minutes ago
and member of "Grandmas against the Right", Mrs Scholl felt compelled to voice her concern at Austria's new populist-right government and its moves to crack down on refugees and Muslims. "Our group of older women has taken to the streets because... Read more
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NZCity
Urgent need for organic waste facilitieswaste problem was city-wide compost collection but a plant would be a huge inve
NZCity / Posted 4 minutes ago
waste problem was city-wide compost collection but a plant would be a huge investment requiring funding from central government. "Part of the problem I think is people want to do the right thing but there isn't a place we can put organic... Read more
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NZCity
Antifa: The hard left's call to armsword as a tribute to America's working class; people who, they say, may not rea
NZCity / Posted 4 minutes ago
word as a tribute to America's working class; people who, they say, may not realise they are being hurt by big business and government. Redneck Revolt's signature item is a red bandana, the same cloth worn by coal miners in West Virginia during an... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Reaching rural America with broadband internet servicecompatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 minutes ago
compatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access shopping, news, information and government data. My work, which most recently studies how people use rural libraries’ internet services, asks a fundamental... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama's economyeconomy as floundering and called the unemployment rate "one of the biggest hoa
Philly.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
economy as floundering and called the unemployment rate "one of the biggest hoaxes in modern politics." Now he accepts the government's data at face value. When the government reports growth for the October-December quarter next week, it may show... Read more
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Philly.com
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality marks presidencymany people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's
Philly.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
many people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's influence on border policy was felt. The government under presidents George W. Bush and Obama roughly doubled the ranks of the Border Patrol in the past decade or so.... Read more
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WALB Albany
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
WALB Albany / Posted 6 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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Philly.com
Science panel backs lower drunken driving thresholdto eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths
Philly.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
to eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths in the United States each year. The U.S. government-commissioned, 489-page report by a panel of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine released... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas Senate takes up bill authorizing $140K Eisenhower memorial statue at CapitolEisenhower made in Kansas and American history,” Hardy said. “Because of his de
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 minutes ago
Eisenhower made in Kansas and American history,” Hardy said. “Because of his devotion to Kansas and his enduring legacy in government, it is proper and fitting to honor him with a statue on the Statehouse grounds.” Eisenhower was born in Texas in... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Peru’s indigenous leaders urge Pope Francis to back land rights campaignorganisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the p
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 minutes ago
organisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the pontiff to support their demands that Peru’s government clean up wide swathes of land tainted by mercury from illegal gold mining. The leaders also want Francis to back... Read more
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Whitehaven News
School at foot of Grenfell Tower rated Outstanding by Ofstedsecured an average of one whole grade higher than national expectations, positi
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 minutes ago
secured an average of one whole grade higher than national expectations, positioning it to be in the top 10% of a key government measure on value, the school said. Leaders anticipate the school will move back to its original building in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Prescribed burn planned for Thursday in Hutchinson Countyinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Key Brexit legislation clears the Commons amid Tory warningsCommons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Commons. MPs approved the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill by 324 votes to 295 – majority 29 – at third reading, with the Government also seeing off a series of proposed amendments during a marathon two-hour voting period. Brexit Secretary David... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Czech Stop targeted by scammers claiming to be with the cityinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Cumbria's MPs speak of 'utterly appalling' baby Poppi caseSue Hayman, for Workington, said she had been left 'utterly appalled' at Poppi'
Whitehaven News / Posted 7 minutes ago
Sue Hayman, for Workington, said she had been left 'utterly appalled' at Poppi's case. She too backed calls for a government-level inquiry into the wider failings surrounding Poppi's death. "I have spoken to John Woodcock about this many... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Authorities searching for missing elderly woman in Smith Countyinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
OK has safeguards in place to prevent false alarm missile warningsinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Atmos Energy says less than 150 households need gas restoration in Groesbeckinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Del City police search for deadly home invasion suspectinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Schools in Oklahoma, Texas close due to flu outbreakinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Paula Deen returns to TV after 2013 controversyinner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 minutes ago
inner circle - and whether Republicans on Capitol Hill would force the issue. Ryan presses Dems to back bill keeping government openRyan presses Dems to back bill keeping government open Republican leaders are racing against a Friday... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Peru’s indigenous leaders urge Pope Francis to back land rights campaignorganisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the p
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 minutes ago
organisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the pontiff to support their demands that Peru’s government clean up wide swathes of land tainted by mercury from illegal gold mining. The leaders also want Francis to back... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Sen. Jeff Flake: ‘President uses words infamously spoken by Joseph Stalin to describe his enemies’as a news conference at which House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., tried to make
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 minutes ago
as a news conference at which House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., tried to make the case for the GOP plan for funding the government for the next month, was aired live Wednesday morning on at least one cable news network, MSNBC. Few senators were... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
When will roads clear up?under Civil Emergency Alerts advising residents to stay off roadways due to ice
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 minutes ago
under Civil Emergency Alerts advising residents to stay off roadways due to ice/snow. A Civil Emergency is something the government issues to inform you of a threat to public safety. In today's case, it's icy roads, but it could be anything from... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
A 0.05 blood alcohol level could get you a DUI if this scientific proposal is adoptedto eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 minutes ago
to eliminate the "entirely preventable" 10,000 alcohol-impaired driving deaths in the United States each year. The U.S. government-commissioned, 489-page report by a panel of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine released... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Senators grill social media companies over terrorist postsand recruit new followers. The Senate's commerce, science and transportation c
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 minutes ago
and recruit new followers. The Senate's commerce, science and transportation committee hearing comes amid growing government scrutiny over misuse of social media platforms and questions about what the companies are doing to prevent... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump's alternate reality marks presidencymany people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 minutes ago
many people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's influence on border policy was felt. The government under presidents George W. Bush and Obama roughly doubled the ranks of the Border Patrol in the past decade or so.... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
AP FACT CHECK: Trump's alternate reality marks presidencymany people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 10 minutes ago
many people are trying to cross illegally - was at a 40-year low before Trump's influence on border policy was felt. The government under presidents George W. Bush and Obama roughly doubled the ranks of the Border Patrol in the past decade or so.... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Senators grill social media companies over terrorist postsand recruit new followers. The Senate's commerce, science and transportation c
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 minutes ago
and recruit new followers. The Senate's commerce, science and transportation committee hearing comes amid growing government scrutiny over misuse of social media platforms and questions about what the companies are doing to prevent... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Reaching rural America with broadband internet servicecompatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 minutes ago
compatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access shopping, news, information and government data. My work, which most recently studies how people use rural libraries’ internet services, asks a fundamental... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Reaching rural America with broadband internet servicecompatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 13 minutes ago
compatriots have, letting them work remotely and use online services, to access shopping, news, information and government data. My work, which most recently studies how people use rural libraries’ internet services, asks a fundamental... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Peru’s indigenous leaders urge Pope Francis to back land rights campaignorganisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the p
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 13 minutes ago
organisations representing the Amazon’s indigenous communities have asked the pontiff to support their demands that Peru’s government clean up wide swathes of land tainted by mercury from illegal gold mining. The leaders also want Francis to back... Read more
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The Rice Thresher
Rice freshman's cryptocurrency trading startup Everest Capital posts huge initial returnstransactions to occur electronically. The difference is that cryptocurrency is
The Rice Thresher / Posted 14 minutes ago
transactions to occur electronically. The difference is that cryptocurrency is decentralized, so there is no central bank, government or even computer system that issues the currency or controls its value. The most popular form of cryptocurrency is... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Snow, ice and record cold grip the South; at least 5 deadPress ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runw
WGEM Quincy / Posted 14 minutes ago
Press ATLANTA (AP) - A thin layer of snow and ice across the South closed runways, highways, schools and government offices and sent cars sliding off roads Wednesday, while a blast of cold air broke records as far south as the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt's electoral bonds for political funding: A cloak to hide the daggers?in deflecting public attention from a massive retrograde step. A new year gift
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
in deflecting public attention from a massive retrograde step. A new year gift to all political parties is the Central government delivering on its threatened promise of enabling a white-wash of anonymous political funding through “electoral... Read more
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Business Standard India
Twin existential crisis: Ways in which Aadhaar violates right to privacyIt was deeply disappointing when the government of a democratic country argued
Business Standard India / Posted 15 minutes ago
It was deeply disappointing when the government of a democratic country argued before a nine-judge Supreme Court Bench against the right to privacy as a fundamental right in mid-2017. The regressive arguments were made in context of the Aadhaar... Read more
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ajc.com
'Potentially hazardous' monster asteroid will fly close to Earthand comets coming near Earth, issuing warnings about possible impacts, and assi
ajc.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
and comets coming near Earth, issuing warnings about possible impacts, and assisting plans and coordination of U.S. government response to an actual impact threat," a press release on the agency's website explains. The deflection technology... Read more
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The River Reporter
Wayne weighs opioid legal actionslast week, the commissioners approved the Wayne Memorial Community Health Cente
The River Reporter / Posted 15 minutes ago
last week, the commissioners approved the Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers’ (WMCHC) request that the Wayne County government sponsor its application to participate in the 340B Drug Discount Program. This is a federal government program... Read more
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