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1 hr ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Taxman give bonuses to 1,100 employees who owe back taxes

An additional 1,700 workers got bonuses even though they had been disciplined for some kind of misconduct within the previous year.


Related Topix: Tax

5 hrs ago | CNN

Opinion: We are killing ourselves with antibiotics

Editor's note: Dr. Martin J. Blaser is the Singer Professor of Medicine and director of the Human Microbiome Program at New York University.


Related Topix: New York University, Health

9 hrs ago | ITV

'Hard hitting' or 'racist'? Opinion divided on Ukip's new poster campaign

The billboards take aim at various aspects of EU policy, especially free movement of labour, which the eurosceptic party says is taking jobs away from British workers.


14 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

Cause of death at issue in death of Hawaii child

A defense lawyer for a former soldier accused of punching his 5-year-old daughter to death said Tuesday an autopsy showed evidence of lasting injuries that weakened the girl before she died.


Tue Apr 22, 2014

Recent editorials from Texas newspapers

It's easy to imagine that politicians would fall all over themselves to take credit for an economic outlook that looked like this: Enough new jobs are coming to Texas to boost the state's aggregate household income by at least $586 billion a year - and, perhaps, by as much as $1.6 trillion a year.


Related Topix: Texas, Rice University


Opinion: What it means to be an American

Meb Keflezighi of the United States crosses the finish line to win the men's division of the Boston Marathon in downtown Boston on Monday, April 21. Editor's note: Sally Kohn is a CNN political commentator, progressive activist and columnist.


Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

Journal of the San Juans

Did you get your taxes in on time?

DISCLAIMER: This web poll is informal, not scientific. It reflects opinions of site visitors who voluntarily participate.


Surrey Leader

Inconvenient truths for Earth Day

That was the day when, in the heat of the election campaign, NDP leader Adrian Dix announced in Kamloops that he doesn't support the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline to its Burnaby terminal, because Vancouver shouldn't become a "major oil port."


Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Travel, Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation, Energy

Droitwich Advertiser

Voters in Wychavon asked for their opinions on polling stations

AS POLLING cards for next month's European Elections hit the doormat, voters in Wychavon are being asked for their opinions on their polling station.


Related Topix: Worcestershire County, England, United Kingdom

Watertown Daily Times

Should drivers trust the Brownville bridge?

I drive across the Brownville bridge frequently and wonder if there are people out there who really trust that bridge.


Daily and Sunday Review

Class action suits should be allowed against predatory lenders

Many states, including Pennsylvania, bar payday lending because they recognize that it is predatory.


Mon Apr 21, 2014


Do Something

American culture is in trouble. It is impossible to watch television for long without concluding that we are all living in one big reality TV show that is defining deviancy one embarrassing episode at a time.


The New Zealand Herald

Editorial: Joyce unfair to force change on universities

Eighteen months ago, Steven Joyce had a warning for the country's universities. If they wanted the Government to be more directive, he was "more than willing", he said.


Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family


Mo. senator wants Koster's opinion on gun bill

A Republican state senator wants to know the opinion of Missouri's top law enforcement official on legislation that seeks to nullify some federal gun laws.


Related Topix: Lees Summit, MO


On fracking, cana t California get half a loaf? Thomas Elias

When a city like Carson, home to one large oil refinery and next-door neighbor to another, hard by the junction of two major freeways and site of both a Cal State campus and a Major League Soccer stadium, slaps a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing because of environmental questions, you know fracking of California's vast oil and gas reserves is no ... (more)


Related Topix: California, Occidental Petroleum, Energy, Oil & Gas, Jerry Brown, US Governors

St. Petersburg Times

Column: Losing American hearts and minds

Robert Kagan recently wrote that, foreign policy decision by foreign policy decision, President Barack Obama has given Americans what they say they want.


Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Social Security, Personal Finance

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Worst 1st date? Woman's dog, TV stolen

A woman in New Jersey has been reunited with her Yorkshire Terrier and flat-screen TV that were snatched during her first date with a man she met online.


Related Topix: Parsippany, NJ

Globe and Mail

Feds pull troublesome questions about Economic Action Plan ads from opinion poll

In 10 public-opinion surveys since 2009, Canadians were asked whether they took any action as a result of seeing ads placed with newspapers, TV, radio and the Internet on the benefits of the Economic Action Plan, the catch-all Conservative government brand.


Seeking Alpha

Steven Madden: Changing My Opinion

Back on March 11th, I had an article published on footwear retailer Steven Madden .


Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, Steven Madden, Deckers Outdoor, Wolverine World Wide

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Opinion: Why Geneva accord on Ukraine is tactical victory for Russia

For the first time in months, the ever-worsening Ukraine crisis seemed to have taken a surprising turn for the better.