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  1. Know the terms of your college loansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... which start out with lower monthly payments that increase over time. If you are considering applying for an alternative repayment plan, "start the process earlier rather than later," said Andy Josuweit, chief executive of Student Loan Hero, an ...


  2. Los Angeles Unions Push To Be Exempt From $15 Minimum WageRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | The Daily Caller

    ... sort of "escape clauses" are often designed to encourage unionization because they make membership a low cost alternative for employers. This, explains the report, raises questions about who these minimum wage laws are actually meant to help. ...


  3. Random ArticleRead the original story

    41 min ago | Inland Empire Weekly

    With each album Boston's vaudeville tandem The Dresden Dolls puts out, it seems they stray a little farther from the psycho-cabaret and the mephistophelean antics that carved their niche - which is as it should be, as niches, even well-done tranny-punk, don't usually hold up over the long haul. That's not to say that the latest, , but it's as if Johnette Napolitano has given singer/keyboardist Amanda Palmer her subtlety, and the Devics have shown them how to put music to Daguerreotypes.


  4. Sepp Blatter's inability to reform FIFA to doom him despite reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the political power of Russia. And with the tournament seven years distant, FIFA has plenty of time to find an alternative site. Preparations to stage a World Cup in Qatar have already proved an embarrassment. Amnesty International, the United ...


  5. Interview with a Cosplayer: Is It Harder to Be a Woman or a Conservative at Comicon?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... the Guardians of the Galaxy. I was a GoTG fan from the time I was a little kid, even though it was sort of an alternative comic, at least within the mainstream Marvel comics world. I liked that he was small, but had a lot of attitude - and that he ...


  6. Waltham High assigns - Serial' podcast to students, teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... who opt not to participate in the assignment because of the dramatic content or other reasons will be given an alternative text to read, according to Perna. Even if the podcast is a first for the school, wary bookworms should not worry. Perna and ...


  7. Become a Sandwich Artist with a Subway FranchiseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Opportunities Weblog

    ... for the past several decades, you know what a Subway restaurant is all about. Subway bills itself as a healthy alternative to the numerous fast-food franchises that are out there. While whether or not Subway is actually healthier or not is open to ...


  8. DWI checkpoints planned by Patrol in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sedalia News Journal

    ... the job of driving, always buckle your seat belt, and if you are going to drink, please use a sober chauffeur or alternative transportation. We urge all citizens to report any driver they observe operating a vehicle in an unsafe manner." The public ...


  9. Interview: Director James McTeigue on Survivor and Netflix's Sense8Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Filmmaker James McTeigue had the good fortune of cutting his chops doing second unit and assistant directing for the Wachowskis on movies like "The Matrix Trilogy" and Speed Racer before going out on his own with the adaptation of Alan Moore and David Lloyd's V for Vendetta . Since then, he directed Ninja Assassin and The Raven and he's back with Survivor , a tense political action thriller starring Milla Jovovich as Kate Abbott, an agent of the UK government in charge of deciding who is allowed Visas into the country.


  10. Thomaston | $259,900Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Historic 1853 home in a quiet village location. Property features: Large .66 acre lot, updated kitchen, hardwood floors, Russian fireplace, library, formal dining room, unique built-ins and moldings.


  11. RiversideRIVERSIDE: Casa Blanca residents to be honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    ... include naming a library for him, erecting a statue, dedicating the Villegas Park picnic area to him or another alternative.


  12. Open Source Bayesian Models: I. Application to ADME/Tox and Drug Discovery Datasets.Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... models possess cross validation ROC values comparable to those generated previously in prior publications using alternative tools. We have now described how the implementation of Bayesian models with FCFP6 descriptors generated in the CDD Vault ...


  13. Analyzing The Components Of Cosmetics OrganicallyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    There are about 10,000 compounds used to make cosmetics, and they are monitored by government agencies in a way that products go inside the body, such as 'alternative' medicine and supplements, are not. Because of the elaborate record-keeping, including for 300,000 women who make soap in their kitchen, if Senator Dianne Feinstein and other Democrats have their way , there is a need for analytical methods, at least at companies who can make a profit selling them.


  14. While Cosatu bickers, SA suffersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... They posed the single greatest threat to the ruling liberation movements in government, as they were the largest alternative organisation capable of galvanising national support. Federations of trade unions have had to either kowtow to new ruling ...


  15. The Best Music Videos of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

    The year-end retrospective list has become music journalism tradition come every December , but we thought we'd take a midyear breather to take a look back and appreciate all of the goods we've been given this year so far, from January to June. All week long, we've been exploring the year's best offerings to date, including the Best Albums of 2015 and Best Songs of 2015 .


  16. Bernie Sanders' 1972 essay about 'rape fantasy' surfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A bizarre essay from 1972 in which Sanders described a woman having sex while she "fantasizes being raped by three men simultaneously " has surfaced. Published in an alternative newspaper called the Vermont Freeman, it also says that a man's "typical fantasy" is having a woman "tied up" and "abused."


  17. To Prove He Exists, Martin O'Malley Will Run For President Against Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Dealbreaker

    ... favorite Brooklyn-born socialist Vermonter, Bernie Sanders , but he will have to start yapping about why he's an alternative to the presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton. You see, O'Malley has a lot in common with the Clinton camp. In fact, O'Malley's ...


  18. Is Martin O'Malley more just a back-up plan?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... opinion section of Friday's Baltimore Sun. "The former Baltimore mayor and two-term governor offers a genuine alternative to the status quo within Washington and a real threat to any GOP challenger - especially Jeb Bush," he writes. "Mr O'Malley, ...


  19. Dessert shop is ground zero in neighborhood feudRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mountain View Voice

    ... to close up early each day. What's more, if they lost their peak business hours in the evenings, they see little alternative but to close down the shop for good. But the shaved-snow shop is really the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the ...


  20. EPA's biofuel announcement takes a bite out of cornRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Politico

    ... has fallen out of favor with some environmental groups, which once viewed the fuel as a more climate-friendly alternative to oil. (Many greens still have high hopes for the advanced biofuels, however.) Ethanol has also lost momentum because of the ...