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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. Kraft walks away from 'friendly' bid for UnileverSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:13:52 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co withdrew its proposal for a $143-billion merger with larger rival Unilever Plc , the companies said on Sunday, raising questions about whether Kraft will turn its focus to another target. More...
  2. Asia shares adrift for U.S. holiday, focus on UnileverSun, 19 Feb 2017 21:46:51 -0500
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets were mixed on Monday as political uncertainty globally kept the mood cautious, while the U.S. dollar recouped early losses ahead of a busy week for Federal Reserve speakers. More...
  3. SoftBank shares up; sources say company willing to cede control of SprintSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:56:59 -0500
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Shares in SoftBank Group Corp rose nearly 3 percent in morning trade on Monday after a Reuters report that the Japanese company is prepared to cede control of Sprint Corp to T-Mobile US Inc to clinch a merger of the two U.S. wireless carriers. More...
  4. Cleveland Fed chief 'comfortable' raising rates if economy keeps performingSun, 19 Feb 2017 21:48:51 -0500
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester said on Monday she would be comfortable raising interest rates at this point if the economy maintained its current pace of performance. More...
  5. Japan Inc signals boost to domestic capex but less keen on the U.S.: Reuters pollSun, 19 Feb 2017 22:10:13 -0500
    TOKYO (Reuters) - One third of Japanese firms are looking to lift business investment at home in the next financial year, but companies are less bullish about capital spending in the United States due to uncertainty over the Trump administration's policies, a Reuters poll showed. More...
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  1. 'CEO' Tillerson faces internal skeptics, crisis-battling White HouseSun, 19 Feb 2017 20:12:08 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - One of Rex Tillerson's first directives as U.S. secretary of state was an order to senior staff that his briefing materials not exceed two pages. More...
  2. Trump mulls national security adviser pick, White House promises autonomySun, 19 Feb 2017 19:53:34 -0500
    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump may do another round of interviews for the position of national security adviser with new or existing candidates on Monday as he scrambles to fill the post following the ouster of Michael Flynn. More...
  3. Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV reportSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:44:42 -0500
    STOCKHOLM/WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - A day after falsely suggesting there was an immigration-related security incident in Sweden, President Donald Trump said on Sunday his comment was based on a television report he had seen. More...
  4. Kraft walks away from 'friendly' bid for UnileverSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:13:52 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. food company Kraft Heinz Co withdrew its proposal for a $143-billion merger with larger rival Unilever Plc , the companies said on Sunday, raising questions about whether Kraft will turn its focus to another target. More...
  5. SoftBank shares up; sources say company willing to cede control of SprintSun, 19 Feb 2017 19:56:59 -0500
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Shares in SoftBank Group Corp rose nearly 3 percent in morning trade on Monday after a Reuters report that the Japanese company is prepared to cede control of Sprint Corp to T-Mobile US Inc to clinch a merger of the two U.S. wireless carriers. 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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