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Largest Labor Day picnic in MN attracts voters and candidates

The 123rd annual Labor Day Picnic in Duluth marks the unofficial end of summer, but kicks off the political season.

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Related Topix: Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Duluth, MN, AFL, Video Games, Al Franken

Mon Sep 01, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Sanders talks middle class revivial at Labor Day breakfast

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders was warmly received Monday at the New Hampshire AFL-CIO Labor Day breakfast, firing up state and local labor leaders with talk of the nation's economy.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, US Politics, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, AFL, Video Games

Mashable

Aussie Football Players Dress Up as Rolf Harris and Victim

Two Australian Football players are at the centre of a costume controversy after they dressed up as entertainer Rolf Harris, recently convicted for indecent assaults on children, and a young girl.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games

Metro Times

Labor Day in Detroit with Vice President Biden & Democrat for Governor Mark Schauer

This morning, we hurried down to Navin Field, home of old Tiger Stadium, to hear Vice President Joe Biden speak at 9:30am, his scheduled time.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Detroit, MI, Joe Biden, AFL, Video Games

The Age

Scott Gumbleton retires after playing 35 of a possible 183 AFL games

The talent of Scott Gumbleton will remain mostly unfulfilled, with the Fremantle forward retiring after eight years of battling injury.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games

The Indianapolis Star

John Ketzenberger, president of the Indiana Fiscal Policy Institute

Anyone who remembers the heavyweight fights in the General Assembly in recent years over passage of Indiana's right-to-work law might be surprised to Ketzenberger: Labor Day, right to work and unions Anyone who remembers the heavyweight fights in the General Assembly in recent years over passage of Indiana's right-to-work law might be surprised to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Indiana, Indiana Government, Indianapolis, IN, AFL, Video Games, Carmel, IN

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ABC News

Melbourne Demons resigned to losing James Frawley in free agency, says chief executive Peter Jackson

Melbourne Demons chief executive Peter Jackson suspects in-demand free agent James Frawley has played his last game for the AFL club.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games

Fri Aug 29, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

Women's Groups Showing Labor Who's Boss

The movement 'in crisis' has groups like Emily's List taking the lead-to get needed female voters out this November.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Immigration Reform, Life, Holidays, Labor Day, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Hillary Clinton, US Senate, Democrat

The Age

The comeback of Wayne Carey

Wayne Carey says the first time he started commenting on football he wasn't passionate about it.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games

Wed Aug 27, 2014

NewsReview.com

Major Sacramento labor leader Bill Camp fired over Kevin Johnson's strong mayor initiative

Bill Camp, the outspoken executive secretary of the Sacramento Central Labor Council, has been fired, apparently because of an internal dispute over Kevin Johnson's strong mayor initiative.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, AFL, Video Games

Finance and Commerce

Top Projects: The Penfield

Financing : AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust Fund, Dougherty Mortgage, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, St. Paul Housing & Redevelopment Authority, Metropolitan Council, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, and Ramsey County Editor's note: This is the 15th installment in Finance & Commerce's Top Projects of ... (more)

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Ramsey County, MN, St. Paul, MN

ABC News

Mental health talkback forum

Prof Patrick McGorry is working with the AFL on a research project tracking players' mental health.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Psychology, Science, Australia, World News,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Los Angeles Dodgers

Top prospect Seager among four heading to AFL

Infielder Corey Seager is one of four Dodgers prospects named Tuesday to the Glendale Desert Dogs' roster for the upcoming Arizona Fall League.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, University of Central Florida, Sports, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

Newsday

Cuomo's union troubles underscore years of tensions, analysts say

Local public school teacher unions, anti-frackers, and other activists protested outside a Democratic spring dinner at Villa Lombardi's in Holbrook Tuesday evening, April 28, 2014, where Governor Andrew Cuomo was scheduled to headline the event.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News, AFL, Video Games, Fordham University

Philadelphia Phillies

Quinn among Phillies prospects headed to AFL

Pitchers Colton Murray, Ryan O'Sullivan, Ethan Stewart and Nefi Ogando will be pitching for Scottsdale in the Arizona Fall League.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Sports, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Ex-AFL player sues over foot injury

Ex-AFL key defender Matthew Egan is suing a surgeon and the Geelong club doctor over a foot injury that caused him to miss out on the 2007 grand final victory over Port Adelaide and ended his football career.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Australia, Oceania, World News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Illawarra Mercury

Wollongong Bulldogs savage Kiama Power

Premiers Wollongong Bulldogs made it a perfect five successive grand finals in South Coast AFL with a dominant 38-point victory over Kiama Power in Saturday's blockbuster qualifying final at West Street Oval.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, AFL, Video Games

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Age

Aker welcomes probe into cyber bullying claim

Jason Akermanis says he welcomes an official investigation after being at the centre of a complaint for breaching the AFL Victoria cyber safety policy.

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Related Topix: AFL, Video Games, Australia, World News,

Press & Sun-Bulletin

In re-election bid, Cuomo spurned by public unions

In re-election bid, Cuomo spurned by public unions Cuomo battled with public-workers unions.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Fordham University, AFL, Video Games, Syracuse, NY, Marist College

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Cuomo says he has "overwhelming support of the union movement"

Cuomo says he has "overwhelming support of the union movement" Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/VIFJ3t Public-employees unions have spurned Gov. Andrew Cuomo in recent weeks, choosing to mainly stay on the sidelines during his re-election bid rather than endorse him.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, AFL, Video Games

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