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  1. Corrective Services staff to vote on Alexander Maconochie Centre needle exchange programRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    The ACT government will shelve controversial plans for a needle and syringe exchange program at the Alexander Maconochie Centre until it can gain support from the majority of the prison's staff. To put an end to almost two years of pay negotiations, and finalise an enterprise bargaining agreement at the jail, a clause related to the proposed needle exchange was scrapped unlocking back pay of up to $7000 for each of the 180 staff.

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  2. Needle exchange program at Canberra's jail will need majority support from guards under new dealRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABC News

    Prison officers at Canberra's main jail have had a win, with the ACT Government agreeing it will only introduce a needle and syringe program at the prison if it has the majority support of staff. For years, the ACT Government has been trying to introduce a needle exchange program at the Alexander Maconochie Centre in Hume.

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  3. A deal is done for needles at the prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Canberra City News

    SHANE Rattenbury says the ACT Government has signed a Deed of Agreement with the Community and Public Sector Union regarding a proposed Needle and Syringe Program for the Alexander Maconochie Centre , which will allow the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement to be finalised. "I am pleased to announce that after a period of solid negotiation, we have found common ground which will allow us to move forward with the EBA," Shane said.

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  4. River of ideas flows in TEDxUGA talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Thinc Week at the University of Georgia closed out with a standing ovation Friday, after Athens' Lemuel "Life the Griot" LaRoche took the stage at TEDxUGA to talk about chess and community. LaRoche served as the final speaker of Friday's marathon TEDxUGA, at which 15 UGA students, faculty and alumni did their best to live up to the TED premise - ideas worth sharing.

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  5. Two new polls show Americans favor negotiations with Iran, but skepticallyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A poll by the Pew Research Center on U.S. Politics & Policy and another by The Washington Post -ABC News find that Americans favor a nuclear deal with Iran. But most respondents don't think an agreement will necessarily keep Iran from building a nuclear weapon.

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  6. Four months after capture of most wanted man: Violence strikes Brasso Seco againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Trinidad Guardian

    Four months after the capture of Azmon Alexander-the country's most wanted man-fear and panic have gripped the community of Brasso Seco once again following the shooting of villagers Alexis Hernandez and Jerone Charlerie. The shooting took place just when residents had begun to regain some normalcy in their lives and come to terms with the deaths of fellow villagers Irma Rampersad, her 14 month-old-granddaughter Shania Amoroso and family friend Felix Martinez who went missing last October.

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  7. Women of Today Awards nominees revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Lifestyles

    Valerie Hall from the Quota Club of Estevan, Susan Mack from the Oil Wives Club of Estevan and Dianne Dee-Herlick from Legacy Oil and Gas participated in a cheque presentation from Legacy. Valerie Hall from the Quota Club of Estevan, Susan Mack from the Oil Wives Club of Estevan and Dianne Dee-Herlick from Legacy Oil and Gas participated in a cheque presentation from Legacy.

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  8. The Last of the Romanovs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Kos

    In February 1920, a distraught young woman attempted to commit suicide by jumping from a bridge into one of Berlin's canals. She was rescued by onlookers and was taken to a mental asylum, where she made an extraordinary claim--she was the Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, the youngest daughter of Nicholas II, the last Tsar of Russia.

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  9. Permits for Glendale shelter undergoing auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Jackson Heights News

    Controversial plans to convert a vacant Glendale factory into a homeless shelter could now be stalled, just a week after the Department of Buildings granted permits to begin work to convert the old factory to residential units. As of Monday, Department of Buildings records show that the permits were currently under an audit review.

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  10. Obituaries for Tuesday, March 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | EParis Extra

    Marvin Clarence Horton , Jr. 79, formerly of the Lamar Point Community, passed away at 12:01 AM, Monday, March 23, 2015 at Paris Regional Medical Center. A graveside service is set for 10:00 AM, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Restland Cemetery in Roxton with Rev.

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  11. Community snapshotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Naugatuck Daily News

    The National Football Foundation will honor Woodland Regional High School senior Alex Varhol, center, with a scholar-athlete award. The award recognizes high school and prep school scholar-athletes who play football for their academic excellence, leadership, excellence in football and citizenship.

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  12. Fact Sheet on Police Violence in the Jane-Finch Community of TorontoRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Counterpunch

    According to Glen Stewart, a former lawyer with the Community and Legal Aid Services Program whose service area includes the Jane-Finch community, "Concerns around policing were one of the focal points and, unfortunately, they've never really gone away. Recently there have been some incidents where youth have been subjects of violence at the hands of police.

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  13. The bizarre, tragic demise of Anthony WardRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Warrnambool Standard

    HOW a Camperdown computer shop owner finished up murdered after witnessing the death of a Queensland couple linked to the Russian mafia still has experienced police officers shaking their heads. HOW a Camperdown computer shop owner finished up murdered after witnessing the death of a Queensland couple linked to the Russian mafia still has experienced police officers shaking their heads.

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  14. BUDGET: Vicious jokes - but Lib Dems were not laughingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sidmouth Herald

    Exuding self confidence and contempt for the opposition, the Chancellor hardly batted an eyelid as he shamelessly handed out small sweeteners for the seats and demographic where the opposition might be a threat - while also making plenty of vicious jokes at the Labour leader's expense with encouragement from even the most sceptical of backbenchers. There was A 1m for Agincourt commemorations so he could quote Shakespeare's 'band of brothers' - cue laughter at Ed Miliband over his betrayal of his sibling.

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  15. Annabelle Dickson's Budget Sketch: Vicious jokes and the odd...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Annabelle Dickson's Budget Sketch: Vicious jokes and the odd pre-election sweetener - but the Lib Dems were not laughing Labour leader Ed Miliband responds to Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne's Budget statement to the House of Commons, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

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  16. Budget: A 1.3bn package of support of oil and gas industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | East Anglian Daily Times

    The Chancellor has announced measures to help the North Sea oil and gas sector cope with the fall in oil prices. The Chancellor has announced a 1.3billion package of support for the oil and gas industry in his final Budget before the General Election.

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  17. Permits for Glendale shelter undergoing auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Glendale Register

    Controversial plans to convert a vacant Glendale factory into a homeless shelter could now be stalled, just a week after the Department of Buildings granted permits to begin work to convert the old factory to residential units. As of Monday, Department of Buildings records show that the permits were currently under an audit review.

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  18. Channel Surfer: Tuesday's TV (with 'Community,' 'One Big Happy,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Amarillo.com

    In today's TV Picks, the apparently unkillable "Community" gets another improbable revival, The CW launches a delightful new take on a zombie show, "S.H.I.E.L.D." faces off against a team of super-powered crooks, Ava's caught between a rock and a hard place on "Justified," and more. "Community" : So, at what point does "Community" stop being "Community"? It's no longer on network television, it's missing several members of its original and recurring cast members, and most of its remaining characters are barely hanging on to their reasons for being in community college any more.

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  19. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Realizing El Paseo Project: 11:45 a.m. today in Roadrunner Room, Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave. Presentation by Michele Reeves. This presentation is relevant to the Realizing El Paseo project as the area goes through physical and economic changes.

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  20. Monday Night at the Theater: Forbidden BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Daily Kos

    Forbidden Broadway is an Off-Broadway revue parodying musical theatre, particularly Broadway musicals. It was conceived, written and directed by Gerard Alessandrini.

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