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1 hr ago | Michigan Radio

Ohio farmers get more money to combat lake's algae

The federal government is coming up with more money to help farmers cut down on the fertilizers that are feeding cyanobacteria, sometimes referred to as blue-green algae, in Lake Erie.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Cave News

Senator calls for Burger King boycott over move to Canada announcement

A potpourri of interesting current events, new products, humor and just plain fun, so pull up a chair and stay a while.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Life, Food, Fast Food

Toledo Blade

Farmers offered extra $1M in algae fight

An overwhelming response has prompted federal lawmakers to dump an additional $1 million into a program that will offer farmers assistance in reducing runoff into the Western Lake Erie basin.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Agriculture, Science

Cleveland.com

In walking away from FitzGerald campaign, Ohio Dems risk bigger losses: Brent Larkin

Ed FitzGerald on the Lake Erie waterfront in May, shortly before he secured the Democratic nomination for governor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Strickland, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, George Voinovich, Republican, Ohio, Opinion

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Washington Examiner

The Left's ridiculous Burger King freakout

Burger King plans to merge with Canuck coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons and base the company's headquarters in Canada , where it will enjoy the kind of reasonable corporate tax structure that Democrats continue to obstruct here in the United States.

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Related Topix: Tim Hortons, Prison, US News, Life, Food, Fast Food, US Politics, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Chronicle-Telegram

Lorain church destroyed in fire; pastor vows to rebuild

Standing in the parking lot of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church as fire hoses snaked around his feet, the Rev.

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Related Topix: Fire, Religion, Lutheran Church, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Cleveland, OH

Forbes.com

Tax Court Sides With IRS In Tax Treatment Of Frequent Flyer Miles Issued By Citibank

Years ago, I found myself sitting in law school in Moot Court wearing an oversized itchy blue suit.

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Related Topix: Tax, Travel, Frequent Flyer Miles, Philadelphia, PA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Financial Services

Project Syndicate

Washington Recaptured

Two hundred years ago, Washington DC was captured by the British - who then proceeded to set fire to official buildings, including the White House, Treasury Department, and Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, Economics News, Bankruptcy, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Republican, Ohio, Opinion

NewsBusters.org

In Rush to Condemn Burger King, 'Hardball' Host Makes Whopper of a Factual Error

In his rush to flame-broil Burger King as an unpatriotic fast-food joint looking to skip out on paying its taxes to Uncle Sam, MSNBC Hardball host Chris Matthews sought to enlist the famously pro-free market, pro-capitalism Wall Street Journal.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Warren Buffett, US News, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

10 things to know about corporate inversions

Burger King plans to become the latest U.S. company to shift its legal address out of the country by merging with a foreign company.

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Related Topix: Tim Hortons, Breakfast, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Doughnuts, US News, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Fast Food

National Review Online

Charles C. W. Cooke: The King's Critics Lose Their Heads

This week, having announced that it intends to buy Canadian donut giant Tim Hortons - then to escape America's punitive tax regime for the more welcoming Ontario - the fast-food chain Burger King has been excommunicated from polite society, being transmuted overnight from a beloved staple of the American highway into a flame-broiled Benedict ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ontario, OR, Life, Food, Fast Food, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

USA Today

Delamaide: Big banks are still "too big"

Delamaide: Big banks are still "too big" Megabanks and their defenders are still resisting remedies for the "too big to fail" problem.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, David Vitter, US Senate, Republican, Senator Elizabeth Warren, John McCain

Business Journal

Morning Roundup: TBDBITL mess has donor rethinking $150M gift, Stone...

Morning Roundup: TBDBITL mess has donor rethinking $150M gift, Stone Brewing founder takes ALS challenge, Sherrod Brown says eat at Wendy's or White Castle TBDBITL controversy has a major donor rethinking future gifts to Ohio State, don't get your hopes up for beer inside Ohio Stadium, Columbus deemed a cultural hot spot, Stone Brewing founder ... (more)

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Townhall

Obama's Anti-Business Tax Agenda Chasing Burger King to Canada

Burger King's effort to acquire Tim Horton's, a Canadian purveyor of coffee and doughnuts, is a good business decision, but its choice to locate corporate headquarters north of the border would be the direct result of President Obama's anti-business tax policies.

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KIII

10 things to know about corporate inversions

Burger King plans to become is the latest U.S. company to shift its legal address out of the country by merging with a foreign company.

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Related Topix: Tim Hortons, Breakfast, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Doughnuts, US News, US Politics, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Fast Food

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KOA

Hickenlooper - Death Penalty

Guest host, Mandy Connell. 1. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio calls for boycott of Burger King after their announced corporate move to Canada.

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Hot Air

Fitzgerald runs up the white flag in Ohio gubernatorial contest

Remember when the Democrats salivated at the opportunity to take aim at Republican Governor John Kasich in Ohio? Good times, good times .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich, Cuyahoga County, OH

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Business Journal

Burger King facing backlash over possible HQ move

Some Burger King customers are a little upset that the fast-food chain is having it their way by considering a move to Canada.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Tim Hortons, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives

Roll Call

HOH: Sherrod Brown: Switch to Wendy's or White Castle if Burger King Goes to Canada

Brown is not happy with Burger King's reported plans to go Canada. In a statement that might make the late Dave Thomas proud, Sen. Sherrod Brown said Monday that if Burger King sets up shop in Canada as part of a tax inversion, customers should switch to Wendy's or White Castle.

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News Herald

Sherrod Brown: Eat Wendy's and White Castle

Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown says Burger King's proposed merger with Canada-based Tim Hortons means U.S. consumers should turn to Ohio-based Wendy's or White Castle.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Sherrod Brown, Tim Hortons, East Brunswick, NJ

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