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  1. Vail Daily column: The heart of a teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Vail Daily News

    ... all employees to a system of measurement and punishment is going to result in higher productivity. I come from a family of educators and am married to a teacher. I learned a long time ago that what motivates teachers are the personal fulfillments ...

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  2. Op-ed: At Disney, Be a Lady, Not a TrampRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Gay.com

    ... doesn't sponsor it, and why would they? A few of us make it seem that Disney can't expect LGBT parkgoers to attend a family-focused event without declaring how they like to get laid. On the other coast, Gay Days Orlando will celebrate its 25 ...

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  3. Voice of the People | Oct. 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    At the age of 37, I was diagnosed with a potentially deadly illness. My once happy life became nothing short of a train wreck.

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  4. 2011 layoffs affirmedRead the original story

    5 min ago | Observer

    Four former Kearny workers, including a union chief, have lost the first round of a bid to reverse their New Year's Eve dismissals nearly three years ago. In a 21-page ruling issued Sept.

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  5. More genocide and Holocaust instruction may be sought under bills in Michigan LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | MLive.com

    Michigan students in grades eight through 12 could be learning more about genocide and the Holocaust if bills being considered by the Legislature become law. Two bills, one in the Michigan Senate and the other in the Michigan House of Representatives, seek to formally suggest the amount of time spent learning about genocide.

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  6. Republicans And Democrats Should Be Vying For The Senior VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Forbes.com

    I'm a longtime political strategist, Fox News contributor and author of several books, including the recently published The End of Authority: How a Loss of Legitimacy and Broken Trust are Endangering our Future . Follow me on Twitter @DouglasESchoen.

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  7. Animalz Retractable, Volume-Limiting Headphones Now Available for KidsRead the original story

    7 min ago | Business Wire

    Family road trips, casual listening and airplane rides will never be the same. Say goodbye to long, boring hours and squabbles in the backseat and say hello to Animalz headphones for kids! Whether at home or on-the-go, Animalz by ReTrak retractable headphones are designed for little ears and feature volume-limiting technology in six lovable soft fabric animal designs: Biker Bearz, DJ Panda, Jam Bunneez, Scuba Shark, Skate Monkeez and Surf Dawgz*.

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  8. Prosecutors meet to discuss gun violenceRead the original story

    7 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    A coalition of prosecutors from across the country gathered for the first time Tuesday in Atlanta to discuss ways to fight gun violence. Prosecutors Against Gun Violence was announced last month and is co-chaired by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. and Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer and includes 23 prosecutors from major jurisdictions throughout the nation, including Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard in Atlanta.

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  9. New efforts to ban tobacco farm child laborRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Star

    Two years after the Obama administration backed off a rule that would have banned children from dangerous agriculture jobs, public health advocates and lawmakers are trying anew to get kids off tobacco farms. The new efforts were jumpstarted by a Human Rights Watch report in May that said nearly three-quarters of the children interviewed by the group reported vomiting, nausea and headaches while working on tobacco farms.

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  10. Challenged Athletes Foundation 21th Annual Aspen Medical Products San ...Read the original story

    9 min ago | Business Wire

    The Challenged Athletes FoundationA , a world-leader in helping individuals with physical challenges get involved in sports, welcomed more than 5,000 supporters, spectators and participants to La Jolla Cove on Sunday, October 19 for its 21 th Annual Aspen Medical Products San Diego Triathlon Challenge . The event featured close to 300 athletes with physical challenges from around the country at a celebration of sport, ability and life that is like no other in the world.

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  11. Column: Rich slackers do as well as poor strivers in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... meritocracy. What's going on? Well, it's all about glass floors and glass ceilings. Rich kids who can go work for the family business or inherit the family estate don't need a high school diploma to get ahead. It's an extreme example of what ...

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  12. Phragments from Phyllis: Kids, glorious kidsRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Star

    The last two weeks have given me an opportunity to spend even more time than usual with my grandchildren, and it's been interesting. Pearce, now 22 months old, came last week for several days.

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  13. Reports: Falls televangelist Ernest Angley urged vasectomies, abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Aurora Advocate

    Akron - Televangelist Ernest Angley has long controlled members of his Cuyahoga Falls congregation by advising them not to have children, shunning those who leave the church and using free labor at his for-profit buffet restaurant and TV station, according to a two-month newspaper investigation. The Akron Beacon Journal published a series of articles starting last week after interviewing more than 20 former members of Grace Cathedral.

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  14. NOBLE: Ebola, fear and politics - from Bamberg to BangkokRead the original story

    10 min ago | The Star

    ... obscure location on the other side of the world and literally in a matter of hours, it could be affecting us and our family personally here in Bamberg ... or Bangkok or Berlin or Beirut. Nobody really knows what this means. We as a society and ...

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  15. Will A Sting, A Court Award And A Protest Help Stop Global Sex Trafficking?Read the original story

    10 min ago | WGBH

    ... country, in a cafA or restaurant, and they're forced into prostitution. It could be with threats against their family. Sometimes there's an initiation by rape. They rape the victim until the victim is not resisting any more. Or [the ...

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  16. Toys R Us Under Fire For 'Breaking Bad' Action FiguresRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WGBH

    ... action figure. "Please sign to join me in asking Toys R Us to stop selling the Breaking Bad dolls and return to the family focused atmosphere for which they are known." Schrivjer also made an appearance on Ft. Myers Fox affiliate, Fox4Now . She had ...

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  17. Protect your family -- get flu shotsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Bryan County News

    Go get a flu shot. Also, make sure you're children get flu shots. It's a plain and simple set of instructions, but following them could save a life.

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  18. Candidates make their pitches for city council: Trevor Robinson, BayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Ottawa Business Journal

    As the responses come in, one will be published online each day, and be included in our daily email newsletter. Send your response to editor@obj.ca.

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  19. Children Who Drink Milk Substitutes Have Lower Vitamin D - But Why?Read the original story

    13 min ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... D associated with drinking cow's milk and non-cow's milk. The children were recruited from seven Toronto pediatric or family medicine practices that are part of a research network called TARGet Kids!. 87 percent of children involved in the study ...

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  20. Mom Notifies Neighborhood That Man Carries Gun Around His KidsRead the original story

    16 min ago | Personal Injury Law News

    Mom Notifies Neighborhood That Man Carries Gun Around His Kids Mom Notifies Neighborhood That Man Carries Gun Around His Kids Education Local Weird News Gun Sign Has Been Optimized Matthew Halleck carries a concealed gun every weekday when he takes his two daughters to Harriet Bishop Elementary school in Rochester, Minn.

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