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Arkansas Business
Huff Named to Ranir Board; United Way Hires Three (NWA Movers & Shakers)Scott Huff, who retired as executive vice president of the consumables and heal
Arkansas Business / Posted 47 minutes ago
Scott Huff, who retired as executive vice president of the consumables and health and wellness divisions at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville, has been named to the board of directors of Ranir LLC of Grand Rapids, Michigan, a manufacturer of... Read more
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New Kerala
LimeBike Closes USD 50 Million Series B To Expand Dockless Bike Sharing Nationwide - newkerala news #282279dockless bike sharing service, today announced it has raised USD 50 million in
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
dockless bike sharing service, today announced it has raised USD 50 million in Series B funding to speed the rollout of its programs into 30+ cities and campuses across the U.S. by year-end. The new funds will be used to expand operations,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
North Little Rock artist hopes exhibit starts conversations about 'ugly legacy' of bigotryV.L. Cox looks around her spacious North Little Rock art studio and feels a sen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 hours ago
V.L. Cox looks around her spacious North Little Rock art studio and feels a sense of loss. "I can hear an echo in the room when I talk, it's really weird," she says. "I haven't seen it this empty since I moved here three years ago." Cox's studio... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Mainland Colleges Offer In-State Tuition To Students Affected By Hurricane Maria Some universities on the U.S. mainland are offering assistance to students in
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
Some universities on the U.S. mainland are offering assistance to students in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean affected by Hurricane Maria. Several schools have gone as... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Hot topics covered at Ark Valley stock symposiumFires, floods and hurricanes have all been in the national news lately, giving
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 20 hours ago
Fires, floods and hurricanes have all been in the national news lately, giving a discussion of emergency preparedness a timely feel during the recent Arkansas Valley Livestock Symposium, hosted by the Colorado Livestock Association. By Candace... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
World Services for Blind to honor Sharon Priestup serving as chairman for an annual fundraiser. Just like that, you're hooked
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
up serving as chairman for an annual fundraiser. Just like that, you're hooked, as Ron Copeland got hooked on the mission of World Services for the Blind and is chairman of a committee that's hosting the 2017 Vision Award Luncheon. The 17th annual... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Puerto Rico faces demographic disaster as it struggles to rebuildLong before the winds of Hurricane Maria reached Puerto Rico, another disaster
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Long before the winds of Hurricane Maria reached Puerto Rico, another disaster had been wrenching and scattering the lives of island residents. During the decade before Maria, economic decline and depopulation, a slower-moving catastrophe, had been... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
College-funding rules advancethe state will fund its public colleges and universities advanced Friday despit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
the state will fund its public colleges and universities advanced Friday despite some resistance. The rules are a result of Act 148 of 2017, which changed funding for Arkansas' public higher-education institutions from one based largely on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lawsuit contests curb on dicambaMonsanto, the St. Louis-based herbicide and seed company, filed a lawsuit Frida
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Monsanto, the St. Louis-based herbicide and seed company, filed a lawsuit Friday against the state Plant Board, alleging it violated state law and damaged the company in restricting farmers' access to Monsanto's dicamba-based herbicide the past two... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Monsanto sues Arkansas board for banning disputed herbicideLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A major agribusiness company sued Arkansas regulators
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - A major agribusiness company sued Arkansas regulators on Friday for banning its version of an herbicide that's drawn complaints from farmers across several states who say the weed killer has drifted onto their crops and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Monsanto sues Arkansas board for banning disputed herbicideLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A major agribusiness company sued Arkansas regulators
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A major agribusiness company sued Arkansas regulators on Friday for banning its version of an herbicide that's drawn complaints from farmers across several states who say the weed killer has drifted onto their crops and... Read more
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Arkansas Business
$5M From First National Bank Gets Naming Rights to A-State Convocation CenterArkansas State University's board of trustees voted Thursday to rename the univ
Arkansas Business / Posted 2 days ago
Arkansas State University's board of trustees voted Thursday to rename the university's Convocation Center to "First National Bank Arena" following a $5 million contribution to the Red Wolves Foundation from the Paragould-based bank. "The fact that... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Can Baker Mayfield Be a Franchise NFL QB?Last weekend I made the six-hour drive south to Dallas with my brother/scouting
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
Last weekend I made the six-hour drive south to Dallas with my brother/scouting assistant Marshal to hit up the State Fair of Texas and see our beloved Texas Longhorns face the rival Oklahoma Sooners. It wasn't the Fletcher's Corny Dogs, fried Oreos... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jefferson City faces tough rushing attack, defense tonight at Blue Springsplay, the Jefferson City Jays will go against a pounding rushing attack and a s
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
play, the Jefferson City Jays will go against a pounding rushing attack and a stiff defense. Sound familiar? "A lot of similarities to Rockhurst," Jefferson City coach Ted LePage said of Blue Springs (7-2), which is tonight's opponent for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Doctor agrees not to practice medicine until case resolvedAn Arkansas Children's Hospital doctor arrested in the sexual assault of a teen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
An Arkansas Children's Hospital doctor arrested in the sexual assault of a teenage boy has agreed not to practice medicine until his criminal case is resolved, an attorney for the Arkansas State Medical Board said Thursday. Meeting via conference... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Red Wolves down Ragin’ Cajuns 47-3Jonesboro, AR (A-State) – Justice Hansen accounted for 396 yards of total offen
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
Jonesboro, AR (A-State) – Justice Hansen accounted for 396 yards of total offense and three touchdowns to lead the Arkansas State football team to a 47-3 victory over the University of Louisiana-Lafayette Thursday night before a nationally-televised... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Arkansas State Arena to be RenamedJONESBORO, Ark. (News release) – In recognition of a $5 million contribution by
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
JONESBORO, Ark. (News release) – In recognition of a $5 million contribution by First National Bank to the Red Wolves Foundation, the Arkansas State University Board of Trustees voted Thursday to rename A-State’s multi-purpose facility currently... Read more
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Breitbart
Roy Moore Challenger Doug Jones Pushing ACORN Pet Project Known for Devastating Workers, Small BusinessesDecember’s Senate special election in Alabama, is pushing a living wage scheme
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
December’s Senate special election in Alabama, is pushing a living wage scheme for the state and country that has a history of hurting small businesses, negatively impacting local economies and decreasing employment opportunities for low income... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Four mayoral candidates offer varied visions for positionThis is the last in a series of articles featuring candidates for local office
Yellow Springs News / Posted 4 days ago
This is the last in a series of articles featuring candidates for local office on Nov. 7. This article’s focus is the four candidates running for the seat of longtime mayor David Foubert. Pam Conine (Photo by Suzanne Szempruch) Pam Conine While... Read more
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CBS News
Louisville's longtime athletic director fired amid corruption scandaltransgressions during the coach's 16-year tenure, but the negative attention ge
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
transgressions during the coach's 16-year tenure, but the negative attention generated by a federal investigation of college basketball was the last straw for Pitino - and ultimately Jurich. Louisville trustees fired Jurich Wednesday in... Read more
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FOX News
Louisville Athletic Director Tom Jurich fired amid corruption scandalDirector Tom Jurich fired amid corruption scandal Louisville trustees have fir
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Director Tom Jurich fired amid corruption scandal Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. The Board of Trustees voted 10-3 on Wednesday... Read more
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FOX News
Louisville Athletic Director Tom Jurich fired amid corruption scandalTom Jurich, who has been Louisville athletic director for 20 years, has been fi
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Tom Jurich, who has been Louisville athletic director for 20 years, has been fired in the wake of involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. (The Associated Press) Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom Jurichtransgressions during the coach's 16-year tenure, but the negative attention ge
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
transgressions during the coach's 16-year tenure, but the negative attention generated by a federal investigation of college basketball was the last straw for Pitino - and ultimately Jurich. Louisville trustees fired Jurich Wednesday in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom JurichLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jur
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. The Board of Trustees voted 10-3 on Wednesday to fire Jurich after 20 years... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom JurichB. GRAVES AP Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fi
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
B. GRAVES AP Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. The Board of Trustees voted 10-3 on Wednesday... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom JurichLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jur
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. The Board of Trustees voted 10-3 on Wednesday to fire Jurich after 20 years... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom JurichB. GRAVES AP Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fi
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
B. GRAVES AP Sports Writer LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball. The Board of Trustees voted 10-3 on Wednesday... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: In Washington CountyAfter two hectic days in booming Northwest Arkansas, the stillness at Prairie G
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
After two hectic days in booming Northwest Arkansas, the stillness at Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park and at Cane Hill is welcome. I exit Interstate 49 at Fayetteville on a warm weekday afternoon and head southwest for two stops that will allow... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In Washington CountyAfter two hectic days in booming Northwest Arkansas, the stillness at Prairie G
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
After two hectic days in booming Northwest Arkansas, the stillness at Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park and at Cane Hill is welcome. I exit Interstate 49 at Fayetteville on a warm weekday afternoon and head southwest for two stops that will allow... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State Hall of Fame voters given tough taskMembers of the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame have received their ballots for the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Members of the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame have received their ballots for the 2018 induction class, and it has some great names on it. Almost every sport has someone nominated, as does nearly every college in Arkansas. The wide range of names... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Business Hall of Fame Inductees AnnouncedFour business leaders who have made contributions to Arkansas' finance and bank
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
Four business leaders who have made contributions to Arkansas' finance and banking, fitness, transportation and steel industries make up the 2018 class of inductees for the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame. The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Louisville fires basketball coach Rick Pitino amid federal investigationLOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville's Athletic Association has officially fired coach
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville's Athletic Association has officially fired coach Rick Pitino nearly three weeks after the school acknowledged that its men's basketball program is being investigated as part of a federal corruption probe. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Washington County assessor raises alert on 'dark store theory'-- The Washington County assessor is concerned big-box store operators want to
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
-- The Washington County assessor is concerned big-box store operators want to change the way property is assessed in Arkansas so they pay less property taxes. Home Depot USA and Lowe's Home Centers corporations petitioned Washington County... Read more
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Arkansas Business
APM's Vanessa McKuin on How the Public Can Band Together on RadioAn Arkansas native who moved to New York City as a child and then returned, Van
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
An Arkansas native who moved to New York City as a child and then returned, Vanessa McKuin is the partner manager of Arkansas Public Media, a nonprofit statewide journalism collaboration funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, listeners... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Maurice Rigsby Named Vice Chancellor at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations a
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. Rigsby, an attorney, joined UAMS as a government relations liaison in 2014 and was promoted to assistant... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The birth of Arkansas Children's HospitalSaturday was the anniversary of the accreditation of Arkansas Children's Hospit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Saturday was the anniversary of the accreditation of Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, reminding me of the long heritage of Arkansas' best known specialty hospital. On Oct. 14, 1936, the American College of Surgeons accredited the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Beloved Memorial Garden at UCP left in capable handsIt's a small memorial garden, just a few square feet of greenery tucked inside
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
It's a small memorial garden, just a few square feet of greenery tucked inside the circular drive in front of United Cerebral Palsy of Arkansas' Little Rock Adult Center. There's an elfin Japanese maple at the center and Knockout roses and red... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Washington news in briefD.C. prayer service WASHINGTON -- Decades after the Rev. Martin Luther King ca
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
D.C. prayer service WASHINGTON -- Decades after the Rev. Martin Luther King called 11 a.m. Sunday the most segregated hour of the week, an Arkansas minister led a worship service at that very hour, urging people of all colors to join together. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UA to put 2 parcels, 130 acres on marketFAYETTEVILLE -- Two large pieces of property -- Lewis Soccer Fields, which the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- Two large pieces of property -- Lewis Soccer Fields, which the city of Fayetteville has used for youth teams and other programs since 1993, as well as a wooded area off Old Wire Road -- will be sold. Aspiring builders could put a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Licensing halt a bitter pillto pay for the nursing degree she received in June. Rosa Ruvalcaba Serna is tap
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
to pay for the nursing degree she received in June. Rosa Ruvalcaba Serna is tapping into her mom's life savings in pursuit of a nursing career. Both Arkansas women, who arrived in the U.S. from Mexico as children, have learned that they cannot... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Aviation Hall of Fame to add 3 pilotsOn Nov. 10, Harold Johnson will mark the 45th anniversary of the hijacking of S
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
On Nov. 10, Harold Johnson will mark the 45th anniversary of the hijacking of Southern Airways Flight 49 on which he was the co-pilot. The anniversary will come a day after Johnson and two other Arkansas aviators will be inducted into the Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Small brewer missed state wave but sheds few tears in the beerfor it goes far beyond the palate -- it's a bitter shot to the wallet. Lyon op
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
for it goes far beyond the palate -- it's a bitter shot to the wallet. Lyon operated Riley-Lyon Inc., later known as the Arkansas Brewing Co. from 1983 to 1986. It was a venture, and adventure, that nearly sent him into bankruptcy. "I've had a... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alton YWCA to open exhibit on sexual assault victims’ clothingGail Donnelly Bader, president of the board of directors for the YWCA of Alton,
The Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Gail Donnelly Bader, president of the board of directors for the YWCA of Alton, examines a poster with a clothing description and a representative outfit a woman wore during a sexual assault at the, “What Were You Wearing?” exhibit opening Monday at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hillary Clinton eyes professorship at Columbia University in New YorkHillary Clinton 'in talks' to become a professor at Columbia University Source
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Hillary Clinton 'in talks' to become a professor at Columbia University Sources say that Hillary Clinton and Columbia University are considering multiple options for her The former Secretary of State could teach in the law school or the school of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Board OKs waivers for LR school systemThe Little Rock School District is now among nearly 100 of the state's traditio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
The Little Rock School District is now among nearly 100 of the state's traditional school districts to receive waivers from state rules and laws that were earlier awarded to publicly funded but independently operated charter schools. The Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Former Razorback coach Houston Nutt refiles lawsuit against Ole MissMiss. — Former Razorback coach Houston Nutt's lawsuit against Ole Miss, its ath
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Miss. — Former Razorback coach Houston Nutt's lawsuit against Ole Miss, its athletic foundation and the Institutions of Higher Learning Board of Trustees has been refiled in Lafayette County Circuit Court. The 46-page complaint, filed... Read more
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Philly.com
How Sarah Huckabee Sanders sees the worldWASHINGTON – This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press se
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON – This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: As a girl, she watched her father, Southern Baptist pastor-turned-GOP-governor Mike Huckabee, sidelined constantly. Arkansas Democrats... Read more
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The News-Times
How Sarah Huckabee Sanders sees the worldWASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press se
The News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: As a girl, she watched her father, Southern Baptist pastor-turned-GOP-governor Mike Huckabee, sidelined constantly. Arkansas Democrats... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
How Sarah Huckabee Sanders sees the worldWASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press se
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: As a girl, she watched her father, Southern Baptist pastor-turned-GOP-governor Mike Huckabee, sidelined constantly. Arkansas Democrats... Read more
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Connecticut Post
How Sarah Huckabee Sanders sees the worldWASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press se
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - This is the world as seen through the eyes of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders: As a girl, she watched her father, Southern Baptist pastor-turned-GOP-governor Mike Huckabee, sidelined constantly. Arkansas Democrats... Read more
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