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3 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

'Real Housewives' star Porsha Williams charged with attacking fellow cast member Kenya Moore

Clergy of different faiths, joined by U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, delivered messages of hope and healing Thursday before more than 1,300 people gathered at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park.


Related Topix: Missouri, Kansas City, MO

6 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Liberal opposition is small, but important part of society - Putin

President Vladimir Putin seen on his annual "Direct Line with Vladimir Putin" call-in live broadcast by Channels One, Rossiya-1 and Rossiya-24 as well as Mayak, Vesti FM and Radio Rossii radio stations, April 17, 2014 Opposition is an important part of a democratic society and the authorities should consider minority opinions in both domestic and ... (more)


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Asia, The Federation,

9 hrs ago |

Generate4Schools Selects Goetz Middle School For New Fundraiser;...

Generate4Schools is an alternative to traditional event-based school fundraising program which works with local business, reducing their cost of processing credit transactions, in addition to the savings, generating ongoing revenue to local schools.


Related Topix: Jackson, NJ, Automatic

13 hrs ago | St. Helens Reporter

Disadvantaged St Helens youngsters falling behind peers

More than half of youngsters from disadvantaged St Helens families are not hitting attainment targets in early years education, a report has found.


Related Topix: The Early Years

14 hrs ago |

Morgan: Ward F needs more than just another drug treatment program

Last week Robert Budsock, president of the Newark-based Integrity House drug treatment program, faced community opposition and backed off plans to open a drug counseling facility on Storms Avenue in Jersey City.


Related Topix: Jersey City, NJ, The Hub, Opinion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Herald Gazette

Thomaston | $149,000

Cozy Turn-Key Bungalow in the walking village just a short walk to the harbor,library & restaurants.Home has been thoughtfully renovated including: New kitchen cabinets,appliances,bathroom,windows,flooring,freshly painted.New wiring & hot water heater.


Related Topix: Thomaston, ME, Mike Garrigan, Switzerland, World News,


20 hotels to provide accommodation for 2015 SEA Games

SINGAPORE: Athletes, officials and delegates to the 28th Southeast Asian Games held in Singapore next year will be housed in hotels within a "Village in the City", instead of in university hostels.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, The Hub, Recreational Vehicle, Security

Gapers Block

Dosh and Bitchin Bajas Bring Warm Sounds to The Hideout

There are few musicians like Martin Dosh . He is a gifted collaborator, having worked with Andrew Bird and Bonnie "Prince" Billy.


Related Topix: Electronic, Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Chicago, IL

Blackpool Today

Legends set to top landmark concert

A string of headline artists will top the bill at a huge anti-fracking gig at Fleetwood Town's Highbury stadium, it was revealed today.


Related Topix: Happy Mondays, Lancashire County, England,


Mayor: Suspect's views not a secret

Until a few days ago, Frazier Glenn Cross was just a customer to Dan Clevenger -- albeit one with extremist views on race.


Related Topix: Missouri, Violent Crime, Kansas City, MO

Kent Online

Parents appeal to Prime Minister over funding cuts at Sir Roger Manwood's in Sandwich

Outraged parents are appealing to the Prime Minister and education secretary after courses were cancelled because of funding cuts at an east Kent school.


Related Topix: Sandwich, Kent County, England, United Kingdom,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Record Store Day 2014: 25 releases to buy

The first Record Store Day in 2008 feature 10 special releases from usual suspects like R.E.M. and Death Cab For Cutie.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Death Cab for Cutie, Cleveland, OH, Theater, Arts, Music, Entertainment


Marissa Nadler Laments the Artist's Struggle in Her 'Drive' Video

Marissa Nadler's "Drive" recounts the struggle and self-doubt that comes with trying to scrape up a living as a musician, what with the long hours spent on the road and minor recognition from those people who do bother to show up at your small gigs.



E-cigarette Explodes, Sets House On Fire

Nobody said that quitting the smoking habit is going to be easy, and while some folks out there have done so the cold turkey way, others might have to gradually taper off in the form of smoking less sticks in due time, or to rely on a nicotine patch, or look towards electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes in short, as an alternative.


Related Topix: Nicotine, NicoDerm, Nicotine (generic), Medicine, Explosion, Brigade, Gadgets


Youth unemployment: We all know that life is not a level playing field

Gail Walters, head of community investment at Midland Heart, reflects on social mobility in Britain and the impact that it has on youth unemployment.


Related Topix: Youth


NRF urges West Coast docks & unions to hurry negotiations

The National Retail Federation urged maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the U.S. West Coast ports to expedite pending contract negotiations and reach agreement on a new deal well in advance of the expiration of the current contract this summer.


Related Topix: The Federation

Daily Echo

Hampshire Police Federation boss slams 'toxic' organisation

John Apter said it was a "sad indictment" on the organisation that its chairman Steve Williams stood down over claims he had bullied.


Related Topix: The Federation

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Food Industry

Whey forward? Milk fat tax, dodgy tests and EU bureaucratic blocks

Friction around EU tax laws and faulty product tests that have affected the whey trade for three years looks set for closure There is light at the end of the tunnel for a European whey wholesaler, as a long-running dispute over EU import duties on milk fat in whey protein is finally coming to an end.


Related Topix: Whitehouse

The Miami Herald

Bus service suspended on Venetian Causeway

Metrobus service has been suspended on the Venetian Causeway after a bus opened a hole in a bridge deck, forcing county officials to impose stricter weight restrictions.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, Antonio, Miami-Beach, FL, Miami, FL, Key-Biscayne, FL

Medical Daily

Jenny McCarthy Denies 'Anti-Vaccine' Label While Pushing For 'Vaccine Alternatives'

American model and TV host Jenny McCarthy says her views on childhood immunizations causing autism spectrum disorder are not "anti-vaccine" but a "gray area" in science.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Autism, The Federation, Infectious Diseases