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Lake Placid News
NY state finalizes plans to upgrade 3 Adirondack campgroundsALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state Department of Environmental Conservation has fina
Lake Placid News / Posted 41 minutes ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state Department of Environmental Conservation has finalized plans to make improvements at three campgrounds in the Adirondacks. DEC officials say unit management plans have been completed for the camping facilities at Caroga... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Spend Sh5.2 Billion to Stop Third Strike By Dons in a Yearby the National Treasury in a letter dated November 6 in which the ministry's P
AllAfrica.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
by the National Treasury in a letter dated November 6 in which the ministry's Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge allowed the State Department for University Education to spend the money on enhanced salaries of public universities staff, pending the... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
State's retail sales up 5 percent; Tacoma sees big jumpperiod in 2016, reaching a total of $38.6 billion. That’s according to a quart
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 56 minutes ago
period in 2016, reaching a total of $38.6 billion. That’s according to a quarterly report released today by the Washington State Department of Revenue. The report also noted that retail trade sales — a subset of all taxable retail sales in the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia slams Trump for his 'PR move' to put North Korea on terror listFebruary, plans for talks in the United States between former US officials and
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
February, plans for talks in the United States between former US officials and North Korea were scrapped when the State Department denied a visa for a top envoy from Pyongyang after the murder of Kim's half brother, Kim Jong Nam, in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Dad’s $17 million windfall in Trump feudluxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi.
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
luxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi. “It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Eli Lake: Foreign leaders know Donald Trump’s word can be ignoredwhat his government does. Russia? Trump keeps saying he wants a good relations
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
what his government does. Russia? Trump keeps saying he wants a good relationship with President Vladimir Putin. Yet the State Department has closed down Russia’s consulate and spy base in San Francisco, and the Justice Department has forced its... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Dugway Road residents seek safety fixThey are calling on the state Department of Transportation for help at what the
MPNnow.com / Posted 2 hours ago
They are calling on the state Department of Transportation for help at what they say is a dangerous intersection. By Mike Murphy mmurphy@messengerpostmedia.com CANANDAIGUA — Motorists don’t just drive up to the intersection of Dugway Road and Route... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Exclusive: Manafort flight records show deeper Kremlin ties than previously knownFBI Director James Comey said he would not back prosecution of Clinton over her
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
FBI Director James Comey said he would not back prosecution of Clinton over her use of a private email server to conduct State Department business, Trump took a bizarre step. He publicly beseeched Russia to help unearth 30,000 emails that Clinton... Read more
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The Columbian
Police raid in Vancouver leads to three arreststo the news release. Also arrested were Tyler L. Davis, 29, and Jeffrey A. Moo
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
to the news release. Also arrested were Tyler L. Davis, 29, and Jeffrey A. Moore, 31, both wanted by the Washington State Department of Corrections on allegations of escaping community custody. Davis also was arrested on suspicion of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Senators seek info on US efforts to block opioid shipmentsRon Johnson (R-Wis.) and the panel’s top Democrat, Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.),
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) and the panel’s top Democrat, Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.), sent letters Monday to the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Postal Service requesting the information. “The opioid... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
'This is nasty': Illegal dumping plagues Sand Island State Recreation Arearesident Gene Reed. "They should definitely clean it up because it's drawing c
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
resident Gene Reed. "They should definitely clean it up because it's drawing cockroaches, bugs and mosquitoes." The state Department of Land and Natural Resources, which manages the park, believes the trash was left behind by homeless... Read more
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Canberra Times
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on blackswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Trump Declares North Korea State Sponsor Of Terror- US officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that other murders ha
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 5 hours ago
- US officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that other murders have been linked to North Korea, but the State Department said information about them “remains classified.” “As we take this action today, our thoughts turn to Otto... Read more
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Daily Mail
LaVar Ball's feud with Trump earns him $13 million in free publicityTrump launched another attack on LaVar Ball following his CNN interview. 'It w
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Trump launched another attack on LaVar Ball following his CNN interview. 'It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
U.S. declares 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya in Myanmarto predict how the military will react and sometimes it's like they are not lis
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
to predict how the military will react and sometimes it's like they are not listening to anything at all." Senior State Department officials said the determination was intended to ramp up pressure on the military and others in Myanmar to... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
'This is nasty': Illegal dumping plagues Sand Island State Recreation Arearesident Gene Reed. "They should definitely clean it up because it's drawing c
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 6 hours ago
resident Gene Reed. "They should definitely clean it up because it's drawing cockroaches, bugs and mosquitoes." The state Department of Land and Natural Resources, which manages the park, believes the trash was left behind by homeless... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘I’m a second-class employee.’ Contractors suing state over full-time statusMichael McHugh has spent the past 27 years protecting wetlands for the state De
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
Michael McHugh has spent the past 27 years protecting wetlands for the state Department of Environmental Protection. Like most state employees, he works at least 37.5 hours a week and has his performance regularly reviewed by supervisors. But unlike... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump replies ‘MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!’ to tweet about his attacks on African-Americanswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. ‘‘It w
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. ‘‘It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Breitbart
Treasury Sanctions 4 Chinese Companies for Business with North Koreaconfirmed this number in its announcement on Tuesday. The new sanctions follow
Breitbart / Posted 6 hours ago
confirmed this number in its announcement on Tuesday. The new sanctions follow an announcement this week that the U.S. State Department would once again list North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, after being removed from the list in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Driverless car company plans to shuttle passengers around South Shore developmentsubmission. It’s not clear whether Optimus needs further permission to operate
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
submission. It’s not clear whether Optimus needs further permission to operate on Union Point’s private property. The state Department of Transportation said it hasn’t granted permission to move passengers, but Chin said Optimus has been in... Read more
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Herald Sun
$17m windfall in Trump feudluxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi.
Herald Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
luxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi. “It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Franklin residents say DOT sign project hidden from their view- A group of concerned Kahn Road neighbors are questioning why town officials d
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 10 hours ago
- A group of concerned Kahn Road neighbors are questioning why town officials did not seek residents' input regarding a state Department of Transportation project that will bring numerous traffic safety signs to town-owned roadways. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump is 'half awed and half frightened by black people'Don King but without the hair' and an 'ungrateful fool' in subsequent tweets.
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Don King but without the hair' and an 'ungrateful fool' in subsequent tweets. 'It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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News.com.au
Dad’s $17m windfall in Trump feudluxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi.
News.com.au / Posted 10 hours ago
luxury hotel — if it weren’t for the president’s personal interactions with Xi. “It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on African-Americanswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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asianage
Hafiz Saeed is a designated terroristUS is aware of media reports that a Pakistani court ordered the release of Lash
asianage / Posted 11 hours ago
US is aware of media reports that a Pakistani court ordered the release of Lashkar-e-Taiba leader from house arrest, a state department spokesperson told PTI when asked about the decision of the Judicial Review Board of Punjab province which... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on African-Americanswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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WA Today
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on blackswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
WA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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The Age
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on blackswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trump replies 'MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!' to tweet about his attacks on blackswould have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wa
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
would have spent several Thanksgivings with his son locked up in China. "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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Daily Mail
Saudi princes are willing to pay back money they are accused of owingof the Saudi royals sleeping on thin mattresses in the ballroom of the five sta
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
of the Saudi royals sleeping on thin mattresses in the ballroom of the five star Ritz Carlton Hotel in Riyadh. A US State Department source told the New York Times Salman was 'behaving recklessly without sufficient consideration to the... Read more
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/Film
6 Movies to Watch With Cocobetween the United States and South American countries who had close political
/Film / Posted 13 hours ago
between the United States and South American countries who had close political ties to Nazi Germany. In essence, the State Department had hired Mickey Mouse. Donald watches the cartoons, one of his presents explodes to reveal cigar-chomping,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Local author recalls China, 1949which Truman’s 1947 doctrine and George Kennan’s economically-based idea of con
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 hours ago
which Truman’s 1947 doctrine and George Kennan’s economically-based idea of containment were still the law of the land, the State Department was more concerned with rejuvenating Europe after World War II than what was going on in Asia. With the new... Read more
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Gulf News
Palestine factions agree on polls by end of 2018US law, permission for PLO to maintain its mission in Washington must be renewe
Gulf News / Posted 13 hours ago
US law, permission for PLO to maintain its mission in Washington must be renewed every six months but last week the US State Department refused to renew the permit.The factions meeting in Cairo denounced the US move, which they see a bid to put... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Local author recalls China, 1949which Truman’s 1947 doctrine and George Kennan’s economically-based idea of con
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 hours ago
which Truman’s 1947 doctrine and George Kennan’s economically-based idea of containment were still the law of the land, the State Department was more concerned with rejuvenating Europe after World War II than what was going on in Asia. With the new... Read more
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birminghammail
Donald Trump says time for North Korea to make nuclear weapons dealno public sign of any diplomatic progress between Washington and Pyongyang. US
birminghammail / Posted 14 hours ago
no public sign of any diplomatic progress between Washington and Pyongyang. US officials say the back channel between the State Department and the North Korean mission at the United Nations in New York remains intact, but contacts have not been... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Washington State is helping you see exactly how much you pay in gas taxesso consumers are more aware of what the total cost is of the fuel they’re purch
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 15 hours ago
so consumers are more aware of what the total cost is of the fuel they’re purchasing,” said Mike Louisell, Washington State Department of Agriculture spokesperson. WA Dept of Agriculture Gas Tax Sticker This is an image of the sticker. You... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Turkey dippers take the plunge in Killingly for good causehaving the dip at the camp allows participants to see exactly where their pledg
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 15 hours ago
having the dip at the camp allows participants to see exactly where their pledge money goes. “While the camp is run by the state Department of Developmental Services, The Friends of Camp Quinebaug raise the money, through events like this, to pay... Read more
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ABC News
Trump tweets 'MAGA' in response to story that is critical of himXi during his trip earlier this month, calling him an "ungrateful fool." It wa
ABC News / Posted 15 hours ago
Xi during his trip earlier this month, calling him an "ungrateful fool." It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Infotrade Launches Web Portal to Drive Trade Efficiencythird in Sub Saharan Africa after Rwanda and Mauritius in the Trading Across Bo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
third in Sub Saharan Africa after Rwanda and Mauritius in the Trading Across Borders category. Principal Secretary, State Department of Trade, Dr. Chris Kiptoo who also attended the event noted that the InfoTradeKenya platform was... Read more
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The News & Observer
Exclusive: Manafort flight records show deeper Kremlin ties than previously knownFBI Director James Comey said he would not back prosecution of Clinton over her
The News & Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
FBI Director James Comey said he would not back prosecution of Clinton over her use of a private email server to conduct State Department business, Trump took a bizarre step. He publicly beseeched Russia to help unearth 30,000 emails that Clinton... Read more
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CBS News
Trump responds to post on how he treats African-Americanscomparing Ball to the prominent boxing promoter who also happens to be black.
CBS News / Posted 16 hours ago
comparing Ball to the prominent boxing promoter who also happens to be black. It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Myanmar, Bangladesh Announce Tentative Deal To Repatriate Rohingya RefugeesSan Suu Kyi, to end a government-backed campaign of violence against the Rohing
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 hours ago
San Suu Kyi, to end a government-backed campaign of violence against the Rohingya. We reported on Tuesday that the U.S. State Department has labeled what's occurred there as "ethnic cleansing." "We are ready to take them back as soon as... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Trump's Thanksgiving Day message: Be very grateful. To himfor securing the release of three college basketball players arrested in China.
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
for securing the release of three college basketball players arrested in China. "It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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DW
North Korea terror blacklisting: The end of diplomacy? |to companies in China that there will be consequences for trading with North Ko
DW / Posted 17 hours ago
to companies in China that there will be consequences for trading with North Korea," said Peter Harrell, a former US State Department official and sanctions expert at the Center for New American Security, a defense think-tank in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
FedEx worker killed at airport hubmanufacturing plant, the federal government cites two incidents where more than
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 hours ago
manufacturing plant, the federal government cites two incidents where more than a dozen children became ill at school, but state Department of Health and Hospital leaders do not believe the children's symptoms are related to what is being pumped... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Myanmar, Bangladesh Announce Tentative Deal To Repatriate Rohingya RefugeesSan Suu Kyi, to end a government-backed campaign of violence against the Rohing
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 hours ago
San Suu Kyi, to end a government-backed campaign of violence against the Rohingya. We reported on Tuesday that the U.S. State Department has labeled what's occurred there as "ethnic cleansing." "We are ready to take them back as soon as... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
New York asks residents to carry naloxoneoff our streets and protect communities across New York," Cuomo said in a state
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
off our streets and protect communities across New York," Cuomo said in a statement. The state also has a program that covers up to $40 in co-pay for naloxone. For more information, visit the state Department of Health's website. © 2017... Read more
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Boston Herald
Greenway brews new revenuebeer garden ran five days a week from June through the end of October. The Gre
Boston Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
beer garden ran five days a week from June through the end of October. The Greenway signed a new 10-year lease with the state Department of Transportation in June to operate the 17-acre park, which includes a combined $14 million in financing... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Trump calls father of freed UCLA player an ‘ungrateful fool’for a basketball game. Tweeting from his Florida vacation home, Trump said: “I
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
for a basketball game. Tweeting from his Florida vacation home, Trump said: “It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison... Read more
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