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Minda News
Dialogue mechanism between military/police and Muslim religious leaders proposedlast Monday, Defense Secretary said they “got the support of the Ulama in Minda
Minda News / Posted 12 hours ago
last Monday, Defense Secretary said they “got the support of the Ulama in Mindanao that they will support the program of government” to address the problem of violent extremism “They’re on board on this,” Lorenzana said. Lorenzana’s... Read more
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The Columbian
Emails: Greene had role in challenge of Orange’s voter registrationIn July, Port of Vancouver commissioner candidate Kris Greene told The Columbia
The Columbian / Posted 13 hours ago
In July, Port of Vancouver commissioner candidate Kris Greene told The Columbian that he wouldn’t be involved with an effort to challenge the eligibility of his rival, Don Orange. “(I’m) not going to throw stones,” Greene said at the time. “It’s not... Read more
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Minda News
MY, MY, MY MARAWI: Selling sardine cans to survive and a million dollar questionsThanks Gemma Asis. On DAFAC issues- transfer of one IDP to another site. Reval
Minda News / Posted yesterday
Thanks Gemma Asis. On DAFAC issues- transfer of one IDP to another site. Revalidation can be done at the level of the local government units (LGU). LGU then submits it to the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Region which... Read more
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Canberra Times
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of menof places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, cl
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
of places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, clogging popular car parks and public places. Government hoists being required to clear passage. I'll keep my own car (and bike) thanks. John Mungoven, StirlingWorld Cup... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
County bridge repair efforts praisedpotential permanent closure of the bridge, the road and bridge department worke
The Newton Kansan / Posted yesterday
potential permanent closure of the bridge, the road and bridge department worked out a plan that was approved by the county commission to take on repairs for that structure. For that, local resident Frank Harper came before the commission on Monday... Read more
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First Coast News
Up in smoke: How lofty goals and spotty oversight doomed city's investment in Jerome Brown BBQ Saucebiography portrayed her as a business executive able to bring “new leadership,
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
biography portrayed her as a business executive able to bring “new leadership, new perspectives and new solutions” to city government. “Katrina has been directly involved in securing a distribution agreement with Sam’s Club/Walmart,” her biography... Read more
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The Age
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of menof places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, cl
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
of places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, clogging popular car parks and public places. Government hoists being required to clear passage. I'll keep my own car (and bike) thanks. John Mungoven, StirlingWorld Cup... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Exaggeration not necessary to appreciate courage of menof places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, cl
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of places (maybe even across the tram tracks), ignoring parking regulations, clogging popular car parks and public places. Government hoists being required to clear passage. I'll keep my own car (and bike) thanks. John Mungoven, StirlingWorld Cup... Read more
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The Columbian
Public meetingsproperty. n 7 p.m., regular meeting: Special Weapons and Tactics team mutual la
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
property. n 7 p.m., regular meeting: Special Weapons and Tactics team mutual law enforcement assistance agreement, interlocal agreement with Vancouver for traffic safety grant award administration, interlocal agreement with East County Fire and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
World Bank cites ‘Yolanda’ rehab woeshousing resettlement site at Santa Fe town on Cebu’s Bantayan Island. The World
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
housing resettlement site at Santa Fe town on Cebu’s Bantayan Island. The World Bank has reportedweaknesses in the national government’s rehabilitation program. —JUNJIE MENDOZA/CEBU DAILY NEWS A weak and nationally centered emergency management... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ex Springfield Superintendent Estrop sees jobs as critical to reboundat the Springfield City School District, David Estrop now hopes to serve the co
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
at the Springfield City School District, David Estrop now hopes to serve the community in a different capacity — as a city commissioner. Last year Estrop served as a member of the Community Financial Advisory Committee and was chairman of the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Up in smoke: How lofty goals and spotty oversight doomed city’s investment in Jerome Brown BBQ Sauce venturebiography portrayed her as a business executive able to bring “new leadership,
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
biography portrayed her as a business executive able to bring “new leadership, new perspectives and new solutions” to city government. “Katrina has been directly involved in securing a distribution agreement with Sam’s Club/Walmart,” her biography... Read more
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Island Packet
Candidate Questionnaire: John Dowling, District 6 hopefulMA, 1983 Please list any unsuccessful candidacies for public office and when:
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
MA, 1983 Please list any unsuccessful candidacies for public office and when: Re-election 1992 Other prior political and government experience: Chairman, Town of Templeton Finance Advisory Board Employment, military and volunteer history:... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Fentanyl makes its way from Chinese labs to Baltimore streets, with deadly consequencesThey said they then found a large amount of drugs in his home in the city’s Edn
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
They said they then found a large amount of drugs in his home in the city’s Ednor Gardens Lakeside neighborhood. Government prosecutors said in a recent court filing that the drugs were actually an “incredibly lethal amount” of... Read more
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The Columbian
Eyeing ‘Big Oil’s’ influence on Greene’s port campaignThe fossil fuel industry’s influence in the Port of Vancouver Commission Distri
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
The fossil fuel industry’s influence in the Port of Vancouver Commission District 1 election didn’t end when Vancouver Energy contributed a quarter-million dollars to the campaign fund of candidate Kris Greene. Greene’s former campaign strategist... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Assembly declines support for Nikiski incorporationa body independent from the borough administration to support the city of Nikis
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 5 days ago
a body independent from the borough administration to support the city of Nikiski within the boundaries determined by the Local Boundary Commission, the state board responsible for approving changes and formations of city and borough boundaries in... Read more
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Farragut Press
Hotel/motel assistance a better option: HillFarragut’s hotel and motel management to develop a tourism promotion plan, whic
Farragut Press / Posted 6 days ago
Farragut’s hotel and motel management to develop a tourism promotion plan, which would help the Town avoid government expense and bureaucracy, sparked debate during the most recent Economic Development Advisory Committee... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Kofi Annan will hold briefing on Rohingya crisis as Security Council heads to Burmato address these urgent issues,” said a UN official. Annan in late August pres
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
to address these urgent issues,” said a UN official. Annan in late August presented the final report by the special advisory commission on Rakhine state. Annan who chairs the commission did this at the request of Burma’s de facto leader Aung... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Langley City councillor elected to UBCM executivefirst term on council in 2014. He is chair of the Langley City Magic of Christ
Aldergrove Star / Posted 6 days ago
first term on council in 2014. He is chair of the Langley City Magic of Christmas Parade Committee and vice-chair of the Advisory Planning Commission. The UBCM was formed in 1905 to provide “a common voice for local government in British... Read more
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Langley Times
Langley City councillor elected to UBCM executivefirst term on council in 2014. He is chair of the Langley City Magic of Christ
Langley Times / Posted 6 days ago
first term on council in 2014. He is chair of the Langley City Magic of Christmas Parade Committee and vice-chair of the Advisory Planning Commission. The UBCM was formed in 1905 to provide “a common voice for local government in British... Read more
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The Columbian
Clear Choice for Mayorof Vancouver. The Columbian’s Editorial Board recommends a vote for McEnerny-Og
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
of Vancouver. The Columbian’s Editorial Board recommends a vote for McEnerny-Ogle to continue the strong trajectory city government has demonstrated in recent years. As always, this is merely a recommendation. The Columbian trusts that voters... Read more
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Business Wire
BlackRock Reports Third Quarter 2017 Diluted EPS of $5.78, or $5.92 as adjusteddifferentiated ability to serve clients and generate long-term value for shareh
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
differentiated ability to serve clients and generate long-term value for shareholders.” (1) Base fees include investment advisory, administration fees and securities lending revenue. BUSINESS HIGHLIGHTS Long-term net inflows were positive... Read more
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CTV News
Judge's ruling will keep Rio Olympic head Nuzman in jailto last year's Olympics, which were troubled throughout with sluggish ticket sa
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
to last year's Olympics, which were troubled throughout with sluggish ticket sales, budget cuts, and a debt that required a government bailout to hold the Paralympics. Many sports venues built for the games are vacant. The IOC suspended Nuzman last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The role of the political elite and the ordinary Filipino in constitutional reformDuterte’s key commitments since coming into power is the shepherding of the Phi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
Duterte’s key commitments since coming into power is the shepherding of the Philippines’ transition to a federal form of government for a multi-ethnic, multi-linguistic country - an undertaking that requires a complete overhaul of the country’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Gina wins honor after CA rejectionby a lineup of scientists and researchers. Lopez’s recognition contrasted with
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
by a lineup of scientists and researchers. Lopez’s recognition contrasted with her rejection on May 3 by the bicameral Commission on Appointments amid reports that a powerful mining lobby had been pressuring Malacañang and the Congress to drop... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Tyson and the power of civic actionwas remarkable: “I’ve never seen the opposition emerge so quickly and with such
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
was remarkable: “I’ve never seen the opposition emerge so quickly and with such a large body of people coming together.” Local officials, Gov. Sam Brownback and Tyson’s group president for poultry operations, Doug Ramsey, announced details of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Europe rights watchdog says Turkey's emergency laws go too faras well as a crackdown on critics including academics and journalists since a f
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
as well as a crackdown on critics including academics and journalists since a failed military coup in July last year. An advisory body to the Council of Europe, of which Turkey is a member, acknowledged in a report "the need for certain... Read more
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EuroNews
Europe rights watchdog says Turkey's emergency laws go too faras well as a crackdown on critics including academics and journalists since a f
EuroNews / Posted 12 days ago
as well as a crackdown on critics including academics and journalists since a failed military coup in July last year. An advisory body to the Council of Europe, of which Turkey is a member, acknowledged in a report “the need for certain... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Improving lives of young people focus of forumLoveland, coordinator for the Monroe County Substance Abuse Coalition and anoth
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 13 days ago
Loveland, coordinator for the Monroe County Substance Abuse Coalition and another participant at the table. “The Y and local church groups are safe places for young people” along with being at a friend’s house, said Cindy Cunningham, financial... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Countdown is on for Bozeman mayoral racevoters are deciding between Chris Mehl and Brian LaMeres for mayor. The city's
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
voters are deciding between Chris Mehl and Brian LaMeres for mayor. The city's website shows Mehl has sat on the city commission since 2009 and his term ends on January 1. In previous interviews, he has told NBC Montana his top priorities are... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Ten years to close Rikers Island? Here's how to cut that in halfSince a commission led by former Chief Judge Jonathan Lippmann determined in Ap
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
Since a commission led by former Chief Judge Jonathan Lippmann determined in April that Rikers Island must be closed and replaced with satellite jails around the city, the state has deemed the jail so dangerous that it can no longer accept inmate... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Advocates believe Louisiana’s voting rights have been under attackofficials to diminish the voting power of an increasing Brown America. A good
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
officials to diminish the voting power of an increasing Brown America. A good example is Donald J. Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity. Trump created the entity by an Executive Order in May 2017, claimed that thousands... Read more
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Scotsman
Insight: The size of Scotland’s skills gapmost authoritative snapshot of the problem is provided by the Employer Skills S
Scotsman / Posted 16 days ago
most authoritative snapshot of the problem is provided by the Employer Skills Survey, compiled by the now defunct UK Commission for Employment and Skills. The survey, now the responsibility of the Department for Education, consists of more... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Supplies marked for Puerto Rico gathered in Scrantondonated enough supplies to fill a tractor-trailer at the event, which organizer
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
donated enough supplies to fill a tractor-trailer at the event, which organizers called Scranton United for Puerto Rico. Local Latino community leaders organized using social media with assistance from city officials and local Latino... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Times letters: Bishops out of touch againby their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exp
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
by their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exposed and the findings to date in the Royal Commission on Child Sexual Abuse, the Catholic hierarchy has long lost the right to comment publicly on any issues of moral... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times letters: Bishops out of touch againby their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exp
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
by their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exposed and the findings to date in the Royal Commission on Child Sexual Abuse, the Catholic hierarchy has long lost the right to comment publicly on any issues of moral... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times letters: Bishops out of touch againby their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exp
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
by their own good values and not the bishops'. Frankly, given the evidence exposed and the findings to date in the Royal Commission on Child Sexual Abuse, the Catholic hierarchy has long lost the right to comment publicly on any issues of moral... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on October 1, 2017school bus is taking on or letting off youngsters. “No warning tickets are bein
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
school bus is taking on or letting off youngsters. “No warning tickets are being given out,” Sgt. C. A. U’Ren, head of the local state police, said this morning. PARIS (UP) – France was plunged today into its most difficult political crisis since... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Maumee River algae brings back memories of 2014 water crisiswater — except, this time, there was no crisis. The Toledo Lucas County Health
The Toledo Blade / Posted 19 days ago
water — except, this time, there was no crisis. The Toledo Lucas County Health Department issued a recreational contact advisory, warning the few people who ever go into the river to stay away from the water until further notice. But even that... Read more
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The Chronicle
The Chronicle's guide to Durham city council electionsThere are three Durham City Council seats up for grabs in the local election, a
The Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
There are three Durham City Council seats up for grabs in the local election, and the upcoming primary will filter the field of candidates down for the Nov. 7 general election. In Durham’s non-partisan primary system, the two candidates with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Support Bill to Curb Graft in Parastatalsrepresentative and legislative role, assert their authority in terms of ensurin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
representative and legislative role, assert their authority in terms of ensuring good corporate governance in parastatals, local authorities and other state entities. The Bill seeks to provide for the governance of public entities in compliance... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Attorney says LR's law validraise or spend funds." "This shameless cronyism is why Warwick Sabin believes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
raise or spend funds." "This shameless cronyism is why Warwick Sabin believes it's time for a change in Little Rock City Government," according to the statement. In his memo, Carpenter said the city ordinance is valid because state law... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Political complexities should not translate to inaction in Myanmar: US officialby Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s televised speech last Tuesday.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
by Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi’s televised speech last Tuesday. In her speech, she highlighted the government’s commitment to the restoration of peace, stability and rule of law in Rakhine, which has been scarred by armed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Scammers selling Marcos ‘legacy’as proof of their claim. Behind the pamphlet was an organization that had been
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
as proof of their claim. Behind the pamphlet was an organization that had been discredited by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and whose leaders the National Bureau of Investigation charged with estafa in 2013. So what was the... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
City to create youth commissionStarting next year, Fort Morgan could have a new advisory commission. But the
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 23 days ago
Starting next year, Fort Morgan could have a new advisory commission. But the members of this commission would be quite different from other city advisory boards and commissions. It would have all youths as its members. Last February, the Fort... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL as “urgent bill”: only nine session days left before recessfinally be certified by the President as an “urgent” bill following the meeting
Minda News / Posted 24 days ago
finally be certified by the President as an “urgent” bill following the meeting of the Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) which the President convened on September 20, and Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Scammers sell Marcos ‘legacy’ to poor Filipinoslegacy.” Behind the pamphlet was an organization that had already been discred
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
legacy.” Behind the pamphlet was an organization that had already been discredited by the Securities and Exchange Commission and whose leaders had already been charged with estafa by the National Bureau of Investigation way back in... Read more
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Minda News
Draft BBL as “urgent bill”: only nine session days left before recessfinally be certified by the President as an “urgent” bill following the meeting
Minda News / Posted 24 days ago
finally be certified by the President as an “urgent” bill following the meeting of the Legislative Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) which the President convened on September 20, and Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In the Know: Buyers, beware!On March 8 this year, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an ad
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
On March 8 this year, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued an advisory warning to the public about the spurious activities of an entity named Bullion Buyer Ltd. According to the SEC, it received information that Bullion Buyer Ltd. was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tito Jackson’s record steeped in advocacysuccesses is not extensive. Jackson has pushed two measures through the council
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
successes is not extensive. Jackson has pushed two measures through the council: an ordinance for a black men and boys advisory commission (which Mayor Martin J. Walsh vetoed); and a 2012 amendment on redistricting, a compromise that ended... Read more
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