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  1. Workplace bullying on the rise, according to new studyFri, 28 Sep 2012 14:13:10 EST
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  2. Fall lawn care 101Thu, 27 Sep 2012 06:32:07 EST
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  3. Scientists examine record python found in Florida in effort to stop snakes' spreadSat, 22 Sep 2012 08:42:45 EST
    University of Florida researchers examining the carcass of a large, pregnant Burmese python said Monday they found a record 87 eggs inside, giving them important clues about the reproductive capability of the dangerous, invasive species. More...
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  4. Economy not producing enough jobsFri, 14 Sep 2012 16:08:12 EST
    Economy not producing enough jobs. The August jobs numbers were much worse than expected. Initial predictions pegged job growth of around 130-145,000. In actuality, the economy created only 96,000, well short of what is needed even to maintain our economy. More...
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  5. U.S. investigates: Attacks coordinated to mark 9/11?Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:04:42 EST
    WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration, roiled by the first killing of a U.S. ambassador in more than 30 years, is investigating whether the assault on the U.S. Consulate in Libya was a planned terrorist strike to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and not a spontaneous mob enraged over an anti-Islam YouTube video. More...
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  6. WHY IT MATTERS: AfghanistanThu, 13 Sep 2012 13:46:04 EST
    U.S. troops are still in Afghanistan, nearly 11 years after they invaded. Why? The answer boils down to one word: al-Qaida. The goal is to damage the terrorist group enough to prevent a repeat of the 9/11 attacks. More...
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  7. Iraq's fugitive VP convictedThu, 13 Sep 2012 06:33:34 EST
    BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq's fugitive Sunni vice president was sentenced Sunday to death by hanging on charges he masterminded death squads against rivals in a terror trial that has fueled sectarian tensions in the country. Underscoring the instability, insurgents unleashed an onslaught of bombings and shootings across Iraq, killing at least 92 people in one of the deadliest days this year. More...
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  8. Bar has been set high for rookie QBsTue, 11 Sep 2012 16:22:58 EST
    CHICAGO -- There are few times a rookie quarterback looks good in comparison to Peyton Manning. More...
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  9. New service allows voters to update information onlineSat, 08 Sep 2012 10:41:25 EST
    Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted recently launched a new online service that allows Ohio's registered voters to update their voting address online. According to a press release from Husted's office, "This new tool, housed at www.myohiovote.com, will help voters in meeting their primary responsibility: To be registered at their current addresses 30 days prior to an election. Additionally, reducing manual data entry at Ohio's boards of elections will save tax dollars and improve the accuracy and security of Ohio's voter rolls." More...
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  10. Canada closes Tehran embassy, kicks out diplomatsFri, 07 Sep 2012 21:22:33 EST
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Business News
  1. Trump touts expected Ford announcement on plant investmentsTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:14:59 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump touted Ford Motor Co's expected announcement later on Tuesday about investments and jobs at its U.S. plants, saying the automaker would be making a major investment in three Michigan facilities. More...
  2. Stocks recover, dollar off lows as markets move past Trump's policy stumbleTue, 28 Mar 2017 05:15:32 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - Stocks recovered while the dollar rose off four-month lows on Tuesday as anxiety over Donald Trump's setback on healthcare reform gave way to tentative hopes for the U.S. president's planned stimulus policies. More...
  3. Exclusive: Citigroup to seek bids for Asia general insurance distribution deal - sourceTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:17:43 -0400
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Citigroup Inc will seek bids from global insurers keen to sell general insurance products across the U.S. bank's Asia-Pacific markets, in a deal that could be worth at least $500 million, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters. More...
  4. Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.comTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:23:59 -0400
    DUBAI (Reuters) - Amazon.com has agreed to buy Middle East online retailer Souq.com, thwarting a last-minute bid by Dubai billionaire Mohamed Alabbar's Emaar Malls . More...
  5. Akzo Nobel aims to soothe shareholders over PPG rejectionTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:25:15 -0400
    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch paints maker Akzo Nobel said it will raise its financial targets and detail plans for its chemicals division next month, as it seeks to win over shareholders and avoid a takeover by U.S. rival PPG Industries . More...
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  1. Trump son-in-law met executives of sanctioned Russian bank, will testifyTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:18:25 -0400
    MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, in December. More...
  2. Trump to sign order sweeping away Obama-era climate policiesTue, 28 Mar 2017 06:39:26 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations, a move meant to bolster domestic energy production but which environmentalists have vowed to challenge in court. More...
  3. Exclusive: As Democratic attorneys general target Trump, Republican AGs target themTue, 28 Mar 2017 07:27:28 -0400
    (Reuters) - For years the national political organizations of both Democratic and Republican state attorneys general observed an agreement not to target the other party's incumbent office-holders in elections. More...
  4. Trump tax plan faces rockier road after bruising healthcare lossMon, 27 Mar 2017 19:29:16 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House will take a lead role in crafting legislation to overhaul the U.S. tax code, eyeing an August target date as President Donald Trump seeks his first legislative victory following the failure last week of a long-promised bill to undo Obamacare. More...
  5. Thousands shelter as "screaming, howling" Cyclone Debbie hits north AustraliaTue, 28 Mar 2017 06:44:19 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Howling winds, heavy rain and huge seas pounded Australia's northeast on Tuesday, damaging homes, wrecking jetties and cutting power to thousands of people as Tropical Cyclone Debbie tore through the far north of Queensland. More...
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  1. Local NewsFri, 15 Mar 2013 08:46:17 EST
    Usually this page would be dedicated to the latest local news that is going on in the community, but since this page is available and in need of a local editor we can only show a sample page. This page would be a cornerstone of the site and would show the latest that truly matter to the people living within the community. This is why we recruit local editors who live in the community, so that they are truly in touch with what is really going on and what is important!Take the plunge now and give your community something it can be proud out while also giving them a source of great information! More...
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