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  1. Analysis: More opponents loom for school funding initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | SFGate

    ... short of the amount mandated. But chances for passage got worse when legislative Republicans pushed through an alternative proposal for voters to consider, calling instead for "an effective system of free public schools." That amendment does more to ...


  2. Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowersRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Daily Republic

    ... that would allow Americans to receive an early refund of a portion of their earned income tax credit as an alternative to a payday loan. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., wants the U.S. Postal Service to offer check-cashing and low-cost small loans. ...


  3. Negotiations continue over South Wagga Bowlo siteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... plan for its properties and potential use there," he said. "It has been suggested to me it could make a good alternative location for a Visitor Information Centre, it could make a good sports administration centre." "We could do a deal with council, ...


  4. Dougie Freedman named new manager of Nottingham Forest replacing Stuart PearceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... Stuart about the best next step for the club. Unfortunately, recent results convinced me it was best to pursue alternative managerial options. I hope our supporters understand my decision. "Stuart is someone I have always admired and that will never ...


  5. "Back to Basics" basketball program anything but its namesake impliesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... our reach into other sports," said Diaz. "Basketball will definitely be back next winter, but we hope to afford alternative opportunities in other sports to these children."


  6. Gaming Live launches its game livestreaming beta as a Twitch alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    The Warsaw, Poland-based Gaming Live, which is part of the Seedcamp business accelerator, has announced it is going to launch a beta version of its platform "to battle Twitch" on Feb. 1. That won't be an easy competition, as Twitch has pioneered game livestreaming for e-sports and other fans over the last few years. At last count, Twitch had 100 million monthly visitors.


  7. King Harbor Boating Foundation partners with Los Angeles Maritime InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... Executive Director of King Harbor Boating Foundation. "Home-based education provides an opportunity to explore alternative teaching environments that engage students in active learning in a natural setting." The Educator Classroom Program will ...


  8. CoreOS 'Rockets' Ahead With Docker AlternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNet News

    CoreOS is moving forward on its plans to displace the Docker application virtualization technology and expand its own vision for container-based virtualization. CoreOS got its start in 2013 as a clustered operating system project focused on the optimized delivery of Docker containers but has found fault in the Docker model that it aims to correct with its own Rocket approach.


  9. The stories behind Grammy-nominated songsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    All the song-of-the-year contenders for this year's Grammy Awards have had a pervasive presence on pop radio. Though they have that one thing in common, they're a pretty diverse bunch, dealing with a variety The stories behind Grammy-nominated songs All the song-of-the-year contenders for this year's Grammy Awards have had a pervasive presence on pop radio.


  10. My Morning Jacket Returns To Stage After Year LayoffRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | JamBase

    My Morning Jacket's year-long hiatus from the stage has finally concluded. The Louisville rockers played their first show since January 29, 2014 last night as part of the One Big Holiday destination event at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Mexico.


  11. Ecological Latrines Catch on in Rural CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inter Press Service

    ... BaA os/IPS - Most people in Cuba without toilets use the traditional outhouse. But an innovative, ecological alternative is catching on in remote rural communities. So far 85 dry latrines have been installed in eastern Cuba - the poorest part of the ...


  12. Lea chooses Timmy over Casper on 'Voice PH'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Casper Blancaflor said goodbye to "The Voice of the Philippines" after her coach, Lea Salonga, chose to save Timmy Pavino in the show's live elimination night on Sunday. This despite Blancaflor's unique and powerful rendition of Sia's "Chandelier" on Saturday, which earned her a standing ovation from the coaches.


  13. City Council to choose contractor for arena project in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... will be closed for several months and would not be available for events. The city also will look at a series of alternative bids on the project, including a $50,000 marquee that would go on the building's exterior. There also is another alternative ...


  14. 50-year-old London singing group to perform in AikenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Star

    ... as stated in the group's blog. “Increasingly, we're writing our own songs, which you could loosely call alternative pop – many of those will feature on our album 'Deep End,' which will come out in the spring,” Randell said. ...


  15. Rocket bike speeds to 333 km/hRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... generations. Some historians claim the bike goes back to 1493; True or not, it proves that pedestrians desired alternative transportation hundreds of years ago. The always reliable Wikipedia (we hope!!) claims the first usable two-wheelers came ...


  16. Broad City on Comedy Central features Ilana GlazerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The wind is howling, but inside this coffeehouse on Christian Street, it's cozy, all the windows opaque with steam. One by one, the patrons - millennials who have staked out their tables with laptops - approach Abbi Jacobson to gush about how much they love her show, Broad City .


  17. Teachers union president says premier's offer for 10-year truce is "ludicrous"Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... agreement. Under the proposal, the government can reject the mediator's recommendations, but must provide an alternative offer by Aug. 7. If the B.C. Teachers' Federation rejects either the mediator's or the government's proposals, they must issue ...


  18. U. Va. fraternity party ban called 'degrading' and an 'injustice'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Night present significant safety concerns for all of our membersa " the letter reads. "We encourage you to plan alternative sisterhood events with expectations of full chapter participation." Students have reported "mandatory emergency meetings" ...


  19. Europe slouching towards anxiety and warRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... face-off, it would be up to the European Commission (EC) bureaucratic nightmare to come up with a feasible alternative for a Greek debt write-down. Syriza is saying it wants to remain in the eurozone, but forget about paying Greece's crushing debt ...


  20. Prairie Village Dentist Published in Prestigious Dentistry JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... they become serious dental problems. Carivu uses no radiation, provides images in real time and is an excellent alternative to traditional dental films. "It's nice that I've made good impressions on the dental companies that I work with, such that ...