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  1. Becky Taylor: Focusing on providing good customer serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    How I ended up in this business: I have been a vendor in the mall since KK's opened in April of 1992. Kay Kirkpatrick, the previous owner, decided to retire from the business in 2013.

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  2. No way out! - George's Lane residents facing fires with fearRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    Ian Allen/Photographer A child looks on as shoemaker Errol A'TippaA' Roberts stands ouside his shop at premises in George's Lane in downtown Kingston. Ian Allen/Photographer Icylyn Bailey sharing her experiences ouside her house at premises in George's Lane in downtown Kingston.

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  3. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    On May 24, 1935, the first major league baseball game to be played at night took place at Cincinnati's Crosley Field as the Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies, 2-1. In 1844, Samuel F.B. Morse transmitted the message "What hath God wrought" from Washington to Baltimore as he formally opened America's first telegraph line.

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  4. SNP MP Eilidh Whiteford outside ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Penarth Times

    The SNP's MPs will join forces with other opposition parties in an effort to block Tory plans to scrap the Human Rights Act, Nicola Sturgeon has said. The First Minister claimed the Conservatives' agenda "lacks legitimacy in Scotland", where David Cameron's party has just a single MP.

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  5. Leading in crisis webinar to be heldRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

    Being a small business owner also makes you the person in charge of making sure everything flows without a hitch, from product development to the safety of your employees. Yet, in the midst of a crisis or in the aftermath of a disaster, the plans you made to keep your business open could become lost in the shuffle of stress and chaos.

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  6. Obituary: Theresa C. Sullivan, 89Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Theresa C. Sullivan 89, of Newport, RI died Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at her home on Dean Avenue with family by her side. Theresa C. Sullivan 89, of Newport, RI died Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at her home on Dean Avenue with family by her side.

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  7. Colonial steps up to help provide homes to wounded vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Four U.S. Army Purple Heart recipients were presented with mortgage-free homes Saturday through the Homes 4 Wounded Heroes program. Each of the Wounded Warriors - former Army sergeants Joe Jenkins, Robert Galpin and Jason Rodriguez and former Army specialist Charles Stewart - had been stationed in Texas at the time of their deployments to Iraq.

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  8. A tax fraud nightmare for grieving NH familyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Lori Weeks and her husband are still grieving the loss of their 7-year-old daughter Madison in a two-car crash on a snowy February day along Route 202 last year.

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  9. Create a plan if your child is moving back in after college 0Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Not only have I been a practicing financial planner in New Hampshire for more than three decades, I've been a parent for just as long.

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  10. David W. Bartelt, 70, teacher and writerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Philly.com

    David W. Bartelt, 70, of Ardmore, a teacher and writer who worked to achieve racial and economic parity in housing in America's cities and suburbs, died Friday, May 15, of cancer at Sunrise of Haverford. A Philadelphia native, Dr. Bartelt spent his scholarly career looking at an array of categories such as racial and economic inequality and exploring how they related to housing in different neighborhoods.

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  11. 5 jobs that still come with a pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Day

    There has been a lot of discussion about pensions and their disappearance from retirement benefits plans throughout the years. A 2014 report released by professional services organization Towers Watson found that only 24 percent of Fortune 500 companies still offered any type of defined benefit plan to their newly hired employees by the end of 2013, with nearly two-thirds of the 24 percent offering cash balance plans.

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  12. Savvy Senior: Home improvement assistance programs for seniorsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    Dear Savvy Senior , Do you know of any financial assistance programs or other resources that can help seniors with home improvement projects? I would like to help my 86-year-old father make a few modifications to his house so he can live there as long as possible, but money is very tight. - Inquiring Daughter Dear Inquiring , There are actually a number of programs available that can help seniors with home repairs and improvement projects for aging-in-place, but what's available to your dad will depend on his financial situation and where he lives.

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  13. Angels donates dog kennel to Columbiana Police Dept.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Salem News

    A temporary dog kennel was donated to the city by Angels for Animals this week. David Kissinger of the Canfield organization said that after hosting a meeting at the shelter with 80 different police departments the organization realized help was needed.

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  14. Close race yields Ketner as winnerRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    An unofficial winner has emerged in the close race between two Republican primary candidates vying for a four-year term on Hollidaysburg Borough Council's Ward 7 seat after absentee vote totals were revealed Friday. On election night, poll votes placed incumbent Richard Scholton and first-time candidate Jeffrey Ketner only eight votes apart, with unofficial totals showing Ketner leading 69 votes to 61. After absentee totals were uploaded to Blair County's website Friday, the unofficial outcome remained the same, but with even closer numbers.

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  15. NBA playoffs: Stephen Curry, Warriors rout RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy against Houston, beating the Rockets, 115-80, on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. The Warriors won the first two games by just five points combined.

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  16. Elder Law : The ABLE Act is a useful alternative for people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Developing a plan for a person with disabilities involves a number of issues. Typically, this involves relying on various government benefits that are crucial to the enhancement, if not survival, of a person who is unable to secure consistent gainful employment.

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  17. Nevada Legislature: PERS cost-cutting bill one of many bills approved late FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    The Nevada Assembly has passed a bill aimed at saving the state's Public Employees Retirement System $1 billion every 10 years. Assembly members voted 41-1 on Friday to pass SB406, which is sponsored by Republican Senate Majority Leader Michael Roberson.

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  18. Budget set to again face Senate hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Joe Hockey's second budget may have won an initial round of applause from voters but that does not mean it will get an easy passage through parliament. A clutch of crossbench senators will likely hold sway on whether key items such as the treasurer's childcare package and pension reform will get across the line.

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  19. Ireland same-sex marriage vote won't sway Tony Abbott's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Age

    While the Irish victory for same-sex marriage advocates would keep the pressure on the issue, Prime Minister Tony Abbott has ruled out a similar referendum in Australia. Mr Abbott acknowledged the issue was important to millions of Australians, but said his immediate priority was boosting small business confidence through measures announced in the budget .

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  20. Law fails to stop Illinois schools from fattening pensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    CHICAGO – A 2005 state law has failed to discourage many Illinois school districts from using large pay raises to fatten the pensions of retiring educators, according to a newspaper examination of state records. The Chicago Tribune's review of pension and salary data found hundreds of school districts have continued to dole out large raises to educators approaching retirement despite financial penalties imposed under the law and the fact that many districts are in debt and the state is grappling with a public employee pension crisis.

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