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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 St. lower as tech selloff outweighs bank gainsThu, 29 Jun 2017 11:27:53 -0400
    (Reuters) - Wall Street dipped in late morning trading on Thursday as a selloff in technology stocks outweighed gains in the financial sector. More...
  2. Blue Apron shares make bland debutThu, 29 Jun 2017 10:48:40 -0400
    (Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc's shares rose as much as 4.6 percent in their debut on Thursday following the meal-kit delivery company's watered down IPO under the shadow of Amazon.com's deal to buy Whole Foods Market . More...
  3. Walgreens scraps Rite Aid merger, will instead buy half its storesThu, 29 Jun 2017 11:28:37 -0400
    (Reuters) - Drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc scrapped its deal to buy Rite Aid Corp after failing to win antitrust approval, but said it would instead buy nearly half of the smaller rival's U.S. stores for $5.18 billion. More...
  4. U.S. first quarter GDP growth revised higher on consumer spending uptickThu, 29 Jun 2017 10:45:48 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. economy slowed less sharply in the first quarter than initially estimated due to unexpectedly higher consumer spending and a jump in exports, beating expectations and providing a slightly more encouraging outlook for growth this year. More...
  5. Britain says Fox bid for Sky risks giving Murdoch too much powerThu, 29 Jun 2017 11:43:20 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain intends to subject Rupert Murdoch's takeover of European pay-TV group Sky to a lengthy in-depth investigation after finding the $15 billion deal risks giving the media mogul too much power over the news agenda. More...
Top Stories
  1. U.S. travel ban set to take effect after top court's green lightThu, 29 Jun 2017 12:02:51 -0400
    WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's temporary ban on people from six predominantly Muslim countries and all refugees entering the United States is finally scheduled to take effect later on Thursday, but in a scaled-back form that still allows in some travelers. More...
  2. Iraq declares end of caliphate after capture of Mosul mosqueThu, 29 Jun 2017 11:40:51 -0400
    MOSUL/ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - After eight months of grinding urban warfare, Iraqi government troops on Thursday captured the ruined mosque at the heart of Islamic State's de facto capital Mosul, and the prime minister declared the group's self-styled caliphate at an end. More...
  3. Protests, policy rows, volatile leaders welcome to the Hamburg G20 summitThu, 29 Jun 2017 11:57:06 -0400
    HAMBURG (Reuters) - Summits of world leaders are usually highly choreographed affairs that leave little to chance. More...
  4. British PM faces vote test in parliament over government planThu, 29 Jun 2017 09:27:45 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a test of her authority on Thursday when parliament votes on her policy program, watered down after an election setback and growing pressure over her Brexit and austerity plans. More...
  5. Senate Republicans struggle to salvage healthcare effortThu, 29 Jun 2017 08:47:39 -0400
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. Senate Republican struggled on Wednesday to salvage major healthcare legislation sought by President Donald Trump, meeting privately with a parade of skeptical senators as critics within the party urged substantial changes. 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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