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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. Wall Street pares losses after Cohn resignation rumor knock-downThu, 17 Aug 2017 10:56:00 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks pared losses in choppy, late-morning trading Thursday as rumors circulating that Gary Cohn is resigning as director of the National Economic Council were called "100 (percent) false" by an Axios reporter on Twitter. More...
  2. U.S. labor market tightening; autos weigh on manufacturingThu, 17 Aug 2017 12:14:23 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a six-month low last week, pointing to a further tightening in the labor market that could encourage the Federal Reserve to lay out a plan to start unwinding its massive bond portfolio. More...
  3. Uber wins reversal in lawsuit over price-fixing, arbitrationThu, 17 Aug 2017 12:36:25 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] on Thursday won a victory in its effort to keep unhappy customers from suing in court, persuading a federal appeals court to send a Connecticut passenger's price-fixing case into arbitration. More...
  4. GM creditor trust drops settlement with ignition switch plaintiffsThu, 17 Aug 2017 11:56:26 -0400
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - In a blow to people suing General Motors Co over faulty ignition switches and other alleged vehicle defects, a trust that holds many GM liabilities from before its 2009 bankruptcy has canceled a settlement that sought to force the automaker to pay $1 billion in shares to resolve millions of claims. More...
  5. Germany's Lufthansa gets first say on Air Berlin asset sale: unionThu, 17 Aug 2017 12:23:21 -0400
    BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A first round of formal talks for the sale of insolvent German airline Air Berlin's assets will be held with its bigger local rival Lufthansa on Friday, ahead of other prospective bidders, a senior labour union official said. More...
Top Stories
  1. Van crashes into crowds in Barcelona, media say two killedThu, 17 Aug 2017 12:58:27 -0400
    BARCELONA (Reuters) - A van crashed into dozens of people in the center of Barcelona on Thursday and Spanish media said at least two people were killed. More...
  2. Trump defends monuments to the pro-slavery ConfederacyThu, 17 Aug 2017 12:33:05 -0400
    BRIDGEWATER, N.J/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump dug in defiantly on Thursday in his response to racial violence in Virginia, echoing the position of white nationalists by intensifying his opposition to the removal of monuments to the pro-slavery Civil War Confederacy. More...
  3. Exclusive: U.S. forces to stay in Syria for decades, say militia alliesThu, 17 Aug 2017 10:37:32 -0400
    AIN ISSA, Syria (Reuters) - Washington's main Syrian ally in the fight against Islamic State says the U.S. military will remain in northern Syria long after the jihadists are defeated, predicting enduring ties with the Kurdish-dominated region. More...
  4. What will Kim do next? Sixth nuclear test seen critical for North KoreaThu, 17 Aug 2017 09:11:38 -0400
    SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea says it has developed intercontinental missiles capable of targeting any place in the United States. More...
  5. Trump's crisis spurs talk of White House departuresThu, 17 Aug 2017 06:07:09 -0400
    NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trumps turnabout on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia has rocked his administration, leading to rising speculation that some top officials may be looking for a way out. 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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