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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. Bitcoin slips to around $16,300, futures volumes dropTue, 12 Dec 2017 03:27:51 -0500
    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Virtual currency bitcoin dipped slightly from the previous session's record highs on Tuesday, after a month of whirlwind and volatile gains leading up to the launch of bitcoin futures on the weekend. More...
  2. Oil hits two-and-a-half year high on pipeline shutdown, stocks take breatherTue, 12 Dec 2017 06:35:09 -0500
    LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices jumped to their highest in more than two years on Tuesday after the shutdown of a North Sea pipeline knocked out significant supply from an already tightening market. More...
  3. Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, leaving Disney in pole positionMon, 11 Dec 2017 18:34:47 -0500
    (Reuters) - Comcast Corp said on Monday it had abandoned its bid for most of the assets of Rupert Murdochs Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, leaving Walt Disney Co as the sole suitor in pursuit of the $40 billion-plus deal. More...
  4. Europe's Unibail-Rodamco bids $16 billion for Westfield in global shiftTue, 12 Dec 2017 06:32:27 -0500
    SYDNEY/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Unibail-Rodamco, Europe's biggest property group, has agreed to buy shopping mall owner Westfield Corp for $16 billion, marking the biggest takeover of an Australian company and a shift in global retail property to counter online shopping. More...
  5. Bitcoin exchange Bithumb says 'right' regulations in South Korea would boost marketTue, 12 Dec 2017 05:32:58 -0500
    SEOUL (Reuters) - The Seoul-based operator of the world's busiest virtual currency exchange Bithumb said on Tuesday it will fully comply with potential regulations from the South Korean government and adequately capitalize itself to protect its clients. More...
Top Stories
  1. Subway bomber wounds self, three victims in New YorkTue, 12 Dec 2017 04:53:38 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi man set off a homemade pipe bomb strapped to his body in a crowded New York City commuter hub during the morning rush hour on Monday, officials said, immediately calling it an attempted terrorist attack. More...
  2. Voters head to polls in Alabama race with high stakes for TrumpTue, 12 Dec 2017 06:03:39 -0500
    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Reuters) - Voters in Alabama were headed to the polls on Tuesday in a hard-fought U.S. Senate race in which President Donald Trump has endorsed fellow Republican Roy Moore, whose campaign has been clouded by allegations of sexual misconduct toward teenagers. More...
  3. Trump's push to cut federal jobs has modest impact, mostly in defenseTue, 12 Dec 2017 07:05:08 -0500
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's campaign to shrink the "bloated federal bureaucracy" so far has made a small dent in the federal workforce, and that largely because of a decline in civilian defense jobs. More...
  4. Five years after Sandy Hook, U.S. gun-control advocates switch strategyTue, 12 Dec 2017 06:26:23 -0500
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Five years after a gunman killed 20 children and six adults at a Connecticut elementary school, advocates who are disappointed with the failure of efforts to limit access to firearms are changing their strategy. More...
  5. Bitcoin futures suggest breakneck rise in price to slowMon, 11 Dec 2017 17:31:22 -0500
    By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed, Jemima Kelly and Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss More...
NET NEUTRALITY
  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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