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Liverpool Echo
How Liverpool is showing the WHOLE country how to help the homeless - Liverpool Echo There is a lot of amazing stuff being done by Scousers to he
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 hours ago
- Liverpool Echo There is a lot of amazing stuff being done by Scousers to help rough sleepers Liverpool is leading the way in the battle to help the most vulnerable people in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Thousands rally in Jakarta against US Jerusalem moveTens of thousands of protesters rallied outside the US embassy in the Indonesia
Aljazeera / Posted 3 hours ago
Tens of thousands of protesters rallied outside the US embassy in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, against President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Sunday's protest was the fourth and largest mass rally in Indonesia,... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Lochtie receives Nonprofit Leader Achievement AwardByrd Lochtie, right, receives the 2017 Nonprofit Leader Achievement Award from
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 4 hours ago
Byrd Lochtie, right, receives the 2017 Nonprofit Leader Achievement Award from Northern California Association of Nonprofits Steering Committee Member Yvonne Doble at the 2017 “Confluence” event. Shaun Walker — The Times-Standard Byrd Lochtie has... Read more
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The Age
Doncaster East balcony collapse could point to rising problem, says engineerThe collapse of a balcony in Doncaster East has drawn attention to a potentiall
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
The collapse of a balcony in Doncaster East has drawn attention to a potentially growing problem, an engineering expert has warned. Engineers Australia Victorian president Chris Stoltz said stress on structures attached to houses may be on the rise... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Doncaster East balcony collapse could point to rising problem, says engineerThe collapse of a balcony in Doncaster East has drawn attention to a potentiall
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
The collapse of a balcony in Doncaster East has drawn attention to a potentially growing problem, an engineering expert has warned. Engineers Australia Victorian president Chris Stoltz said stress on structures attached to houses may be on the rise... Read more
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New York Daily News
Indonesia clerics want boycott of US products over JerusalemProtesters shout slogans during a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump's r
New York Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
Protesters shout slogans during a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital at Monas, the national monument, in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim) JAKARTA, Indonesia... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Grand Jury Slams Penn State for Ignoring Reports on Dangerous Hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 5 hours ago
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying “it would be failing its duty … if it did not report to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lord Mayor Robert Doyle takes leave after sex harassment claim as councillor quits The Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Robert Doyle, will take leave for a month while he
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
The Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Robert Doyle, will take leave for a month while he is investigated by Melbourne City Council over explosive sexual harassment allegations against him, including an allegation of indecent assault. Tessa Sullivan, who was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne Council investigates Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over sex harassment claimMelbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Melbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of sexual harassment made by Tessa Sullivan, one of his team of councillors who resigned on Friday. Cr Doyle issued a statement on Twitter saying he was "shocked" by the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan resigns after sex harassment claimMelbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other wom
Canberra Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other women had experienced "repeated sexual harassment which had made their workplace intolerable". Ms Sullivan resigned on Friday afternoon. Tessa Sullivan, who resigned as a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, HELEN MARGARET (PALLAY) TOTH, Youngstown, Ohioon Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at Briarfield Manor in Austintown. Helen was born on
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 hours ago
on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at Briarfield Manor in Austintown. Helen was born on July 23, 1925, in Youngstown, the daughter of John and Helen (Laszlo) Pallai. Her mother passed away when she was nine years old, and she was raised by her stepmother,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne Council investigates Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over sex harassment claimMelbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
Melbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of sexual harassment made by Tessa Sullivan, one of his team of councillors who resigned on Friday. Cr Doyle issued a statement on Twitter saying he was "shocked" by the... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Council investigates Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over sex harassment claimMelbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of
The Age / Posted 10 hours ago
Melbourne City Council will investigate Lord Mayor Robert Doyle over a claim of sexual harassment made by Tessa Sullivan, one of his team of councillors who resigned on Friday. Cr Doyle issued a statement on Twitter saying he was "shocked" by the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazing***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 12 hours ago
***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's Beta Theta Pi fraternity have been charged in the death of pledge Timothy Piazza after prosecutors were able to recover deleted surveillance video from the night of his... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan resigns after sex harassment claimMelbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other wom
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other women had experienced "repeated sexual harassment which had made their workplace intolerable". Ms Sullivan resigned on Friday afternoon. Tessa Sullivan, who resigned as a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan resigns after sex harassment claimMelbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other wom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
Melbourne City councillor Tessa Sullivan has resigned, saying she and other women had experienced "repeated sexual harassment which had made their workplace intolerable". Ms Sullivan resigned on Friday afternoon. Tessa Sullivan, who resigned as a... Read more
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birminghammail
More than 5,000 children and pregnant women are homelesschildren and expectant mothers are forced to live in temporary accommodation be
birminghammail / Posted 15 hours ago
children and expectant mothers are forced to live in temporary accommodation because they are homeless. The shocking scale of the homelessness problem in the region is revealed by Government figures. A total of 5,159 children and pregnant women... Read more
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The Star
5 ways to respond to #MeTooLyerly A recent movement to enact cultural change is the #MeToo campaign. Alth
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
Lyerly A recent movement to enact cultural change is the #MeToo campaign. Although its roots are a decade old in the work of activist Tarana Burke, the hashtag – and people’s confessions of how sexual harassment and assault have affected their... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Banned Plastics still ruleCentral Environmental Authority officials and health sources have expressed dis
Sunday Observer / Posted 17 hours ago
Central Environmental Authority officials and health sources have expressed dismay at the presence of banned plastic items floating around the country despite repeated warnings to illegal vendors and manufacturers to stop producing and distributing... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Jacob Zuma’s full address at #ANC54the ANC's 54th national conference on 16 December 2017. Picture: Thomas Holder/
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 hours ago
the ANC's 54th national conference on 16 December 2017. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN Political Report by the President of the African National Congress, Comrade Jacob Zuma to the 54th National Conference of the ANC, Nasrec Conference Centre,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Grand Jury Report on Penn State Hazing Describes Graphic Rituals, Slams University After Sophomore’s Deathto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 20 hours ago
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying “it would be failing its duty … if it did not report to the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazing***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 hours ago
***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's Beta Theta Pi fraternity have been charged in the death of pledge Timothy Piazza after prosecutors were able to recover deleted surveillance video from the night of his... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazing***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 20 hours ago
***MUST SOURCE Patrick Carns Photography*** Twelve more members of Penn State's Beta Theta Pi fraternity have been charged in the death of pledge Timothy Piazza after prosecutors were able to recover deleted surveillance video from the night of his... Read more
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The Manila Times
World Vision turn to MarawiIn coordination with the government, local partners and the conflict-affected c
The Manila Times / Posted 21 hours ago
In coordination with the government, local partners and the conflict-affected communities, World Vision continues its humanitarian efforts to address the evolving needs of the affected people in Marawi City. The charitable organization commits to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Mundine’s book tells of plan to hand Dubbo to McGraneTALES TO TELL: Warren Mundine will be in Dubbo next week to speak about his new
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
TALES TO TELL: Warren Mundine will be in Dubbo next week to speak about his new book. In 1998, my local branch asked who was interested in running as the Labor candidate for the seat of Dubbo in the next state election, which was held in March... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Planning appeals likely at Cork's Good Shepherd conventat Cork's Good Shepherd convent Saturday, December 16, 2017 Plans for a resid
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
at Cork's Good Shepherd convent Saturday, December 16, 2017 Plans for a residential development at the Sunday’s Well site of the former Good Shepherd convent in Cork City are likely to be the subject of planning appeals after considerable local... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Natella Royzman Named Director Of Charitable Giving For Jewish Community FoundationPosted: Friday, December 15, 2017 – 4:37 PM Natella Royzman has been named dir
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted yesterday
Posted: Friday, December 15, 2017 – 4:37 PM Natella Royzman has been named director of charitable gift planning for the Jewish Community Foundation of L.A. (www.jewishfoundationla.org). After a decade as an attorney in private practice, Royzman... Read more
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Canberra Times
I, Margot, the new queen of Hollywoodthe soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spen
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
the soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spend Christmas with her mother, the new queen of Hollywood, who commands a $15 million fee per movie, will have three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors' Guild... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'It’s tradition': The child brides of Indonesia's Sumenep RegencySUMENEP REGENCY, Indonesia: Bold makeup in hues of red and black lined their ey
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SUMENEP REGENCY, Indonesia: Bold makeup in hues of red and black lined their eyes, hair adorned with buds of jasmine, a bejewelled golden plate rested upon their foreheads, while more gold complemented vibrant clothing cinched at their waists. Their... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
New SW Houston police station called a vast improvement for officers, the communityThe Houston Police Department on Friday unveiled a new station in southwest Hou
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The Houston Police Department on Friday unveiled a new station in southwest Houston that officials believe will strengthen ties between law enforcement and the public and help reinvigorate the surrounding neighborhood. The $20 million station,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Grand jury slams Penn State for ignoring reports on dangerous hazingto and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
to and failed to prevent for years. The grand jury wrote the report following its investigation into the hazing death of a sophomore Beta Theta Pi pledge earlier this year, saying "it would be failing its duty ... if it did not report to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
David and Victoria Beckham 'plan to build huge treehouse'David and Victoria Beckham 'plan to build a massive treehouse for their four ch
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
David and Victoria Beckham 'plan to build a massive treehouse for their four children in grounds of their lavish £6.15m Cotswolds home' They are in the midst of extensive renovations at their stunning £6.15million Cotswolds home. And David and... Read more
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Slate
Digital Rights Are Human RightsThe citizen’s guide to the future. Freedom of speech matters just as much onli
Slate / Posted yesterday
The citizen’s guide to the future. Freedom of speech matters just as much online as it does offline. The dark mood about the digital age, while understandable, is also dangerous. The internet still offers enormous... Read more
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WA Today
I, Margot, the new queen of Hollywoodthe soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spen
WA Today / Posted yesterday
the soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spend Christmas with her mother, the new queen of Hollywood, who commands a $15 million fee per movie, will have three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors' Guild... Read more
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The Hill
Rise of the moderate Democrat, fall of the moderate RepublicanRight now, the far right and far left are badgering their political parties, tu
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Right now, the far right and far left are badgering their political parties, tugging at the anchors of our two-party system and, sadly, the heart of our country. This is natural, it’s our political pendulum. A pendulum starts in the middle and (like... Read more
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Daily Record
East Kilbride fire crews gear up for busy Christmas with training in townEast Kilbride firefighters are preparing to battle blazes over the festive peri
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
East Kilbride firefighters are preparing to battle blazes over the festive period. The scenario saw the large open-plan office block filled with smoke as a number of workers – played by actors – waited to be rescued. The teams were then asked to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ajimobi Presents N267 Budget of Stability, Receives Defector From Accord PartyGovernor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Thursday presented a budget of N267bn w
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Thursday presented a budget of N267bn which represents an increase of 28% on the 2017 budget. The 2018 fiscal appropriation of the state is tagged Budget of Stabilization and it has a difference of N60bn from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
I, Margot, the new queen of Hollywoodthe soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spen
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spend Christmas with her mother, the new queen of Hollywood, who commands a $15 million fee per movie, will have three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors' Guild... Read more
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The Age
I, Margot, the new queen of Hollywoodthe soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spen
The Age / Posted yesterday
the soap opera Neighbours. When she touches down in Brisbane next week to spend Christmas with her mother, the new queen of Hollywood, who commands a $15 million fee per movie, will have three Golden Globe nominations and a Screen Actors' Guild... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Clearwater down to two finalists for CRA directorRedevelopment Agency director who will be tasked with trying to revive the long
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Redevelopment Agency director who will be tasked with trying to revive the long-struggling downtown has come down to two women, narrowed from a pool of 40 applicants. Emily A. Colon, 31, a Pasco County budget analyst and program administrator,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Change Mindset On Gender Based Violence - MutsvangwaStakeholders from various sectors must continuously engage victims and perpetra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Stakeholders from various sectors must continuously engage victims and perpetrators of Gender Based Violence (GBV) to change their mindsets, prevent future incidents and protect non-perpetrators from adopting the vice, an official has said. In a... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Alaska's fishing fleet is grayingHeaverley realized she was right where she wanted to be. Heaverley, 29, a Sold
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 2 days ago
Heaverley realized she was right where she wanted to be. Heaverley, 29, a Soldotna resident and recent University of Alaska Fairbanks graduate in physics, was coming into her own as a deckhand on the fishing vessel Benjana, named for her... Read more
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Daily Echo
'Amazing': Southampton is named most generous city in the UKthan £140 each year to good causes, a staggering £40 more than the standard Bri
Daily Echo / Posted 2 days ago
than £140 each year to good causes, a staggering £40 more than the standard Briton. It has helped the city climb the top of the generosity table, above second placed Liverpool, whose residents give an average of £120 per person. Sympathetic... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Military Community Council Supports 188th To Boost EconomyFORT SMITH (KFSM) -- Local leaders are working with those at the 188th to revit
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
FORT SMITH (KFSM) -- Local leaders are working with those at the 188th to revitalize relationships and support while showing those in the community what happens at the base. It's in effort to boost the Fort Smith economy. More than 50 business... Read more
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