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  1. Letter: Digital expansion a must for BecketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    I am writing in support of WiredWest's efforts to create a regional fiber-to-the-home broadband network to deliver high-speed Internet, digital phone, TV and other services to all premises in its 32 member towns. I ask that all full and part time residents and businesses in Becket join our effort to reach the required 40 percent subscription rate during the pre-subscription campaign that ends on June 30. Please sign up either online or with the form you received by mail.

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  2. Sling TV Says It Dropped the Ball During March Madness. When Will Web TV Be Ready for Primetime?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Re/code

    Yesterday was a big test for Sling TV: How would the Web TV service do when lots of subscribers logged in at the same time, to watch some of the biggest sports events of the year? Not that well, apparently. By Sling's own admission, it couldn't handle an influx of users who tuned in to watch Turner Networks' broadcasts of the March Madness college basketball semi-finals, featuring Duke vs. Michigan State and Wisconsin vs. Kentucky.

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  3. Thanks a lot, Mr President! Woman forced to give birth on highway...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'God knows I'm a truthful man': Sailor who survived for 66 days eating raw fish while stranded at sea hits back at his doubters as authorities probe bank statements to check his remarkable story Los Angeles two-year-old girl found naked in parking lot 13 miles away after car wash abduction by 'serial predator' 'She could stay off the deep dish pizza': Fox anchor Chris Wallace under fire for cruel comments about Kelly Clarkson's weight Ex-Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Rogert 'Bob' Burns Jr dead at 64 after single-car wreck in Georgia on Friday night J M Barrie and his predatory passion for the real Peter Pan: It is a charming picture of the Edwardian author playing Hook to his muse.

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  4. Cord-nevers in luck as 'Mad Men,' 'Game of Thrones' hit WebRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    Authorities in Louisville, Kentucky, made more than 100 water rescues early Friday as area storms flooded roads and prompted at least one evacuation. Simone Wester woke up Friday to the sight of boats carting away her neighbors as torrential rains swamped portions of Kentucky's largest city, forcing emergency crews to navigate flooded neighborhoods and make more... A man who spent nearly 30 years on Alabama's death row has been freed following a decades-long fight to prove his innocence.

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  5. ISP: Lanesville woman arrested for meth and meth lab materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Told he may have just months to live, one local man has one thing on his mind: Kentucky basketball. It may seem odd but this man's perspective may change some people's outlook on what matters.

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  6. Allconnect Recognizes Outstanding Employees Who "Go the Extra Mile"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | John's Creek Herald

    Suwanee resident Johnathan Gerhard was recognized by his employer Allconnect with the Going the Extra Mile award. Gerhard is a director software development for Sandy Springs based company.

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  7. 10 Most High-Tech Airports in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Fodor's

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  8. Fitch: Initiates Coverage of Communications Sales & Leasing with 'BB' IDR; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Reuters

    CHICAGO, April 01 Fitch Ratings has initiated ratings on Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. and its co-issuer CSL Capital, LLC by assigning a 'BB' Issuer Default Rating . The Rating Outlook is Stable.

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  9. Espn to Air Live Coverage of Men's NCAA Final Four Beginning 4/2Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ESPN's extensive on-site coverage of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship Final Four will include multiplatform studio content from a set in the Pan American Plaza in downtown Indianapolis - located near the site of the semifinals and championship at Lucas Oil Stadium - and live game telecasts across ESPN 's International networks.

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  10. SOAR Board celebrates achievements, makes future plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    In its first meeting of 2015, the SOAR Executive Committee celebrated several recent announcements and partnerships for the Shaping Our Appalachian Region initiative, including a state funding mechanism for the organization, corporate partnerships, and new jobs in the region. Governor Steve Beshear ceremonially signed Senate Bill 168 to kick off the meeting, establishing the Kentucky Appalachian Regional Development Fund as a source for SOAR to receive future appropriations from the Kentucky General Assembly.

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  11. Denzel Curry on SpaceGhostPurrp and Raider Klan: "He Didn't Kick Me Out; I Chose to Leave"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Miami New Times

    Denzel Curry sits on the couch with his friend Raul, who's in the middle of a sketch. Another friend, producer Ronny J, stands by the sink, just watching.

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  12. Illinois school district provides Internet to needy familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    The Pantagraph reports that Bloomington District 87 started the pilot program this spring with 38 families at Bloomington Junior High School. The goal is to make sure students have online access.

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  13. General Assembly's 2015 session endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Kentucky General Assembly's 2015 session came to a close Wednesday night, March 25 after Senate and House members reached an agreement on comprehensive anti-heroin legislation and a measure to expand protective orders to include dating violence victims. Lawmakers also gave late-night approval to a bill that will safeguard the revenue stream for the state's road projects by limiting how far gas taxes can drop when fuel prices fall.

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  14. Seattle Art Museum tests robots for art toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    TV reports the museum is testing Beam for people who would otherwise not be able to take its tour. Henry and Jane Evans are two people who took advantage of the virtual museum tour.

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  15. US lawmakers push for auctions of gov't spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | CIO

    A group of U.S. lawmakers has reintroduced legislation aimed at encouraging government agencies to give up their spectrum by allowing the agencies to share in the profits when the spectrum is auctioned to commercial mobile carriers. The Federal Spectrum Incentive Act , introduced in both the Senate and the House of Representatives Thursday, mirrors legislation that was introduced in the House in 2013 but failed to pass.

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  16. Gov. Beshear calls legislative session a remarkable successRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | News Democrat

    Despite snow days that interrupted legislative action in February and March, Gov. Steve Beshear declared this legislative session a success for producing meaningful legislation for strengthening Kentucky's families, particularly with bills aimed at heroin abuse, dating violence and use of child booster seats. He applauded lawmakers for finding consensus and passing several critical pieces of legislation before the end of the 2015 Regular Legislative Session.

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  17. Guthrie, Matsui renew bid to compensate federal agencies for spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Federal Computer Week

    A record-breaking spectrum auction recently yielded more than $44 billion for government coffers. The Advanced Wireless Services 3 auction was the result of more than a decade of wheeling and dealing among leading commercial providers like AT&T and Verizon who wanted to lease the spectrum, members of Congress seeking more bandwidth for consumer services, and the Defense Department, which controlled the spectrum and wanted assurances that its operations could share spectrum with non-government users or be relocated.

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  18. Governor applauds latest legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Despite snow days that interrupted legislative action in February and March, Gov. Steve Beshear declared this legislative session a success for producing meaningful legislation for strengthening Kentucky's families, particularly with bills aimed at heroin abuse, dating violence and use of child booster seats. He applauded lawmakers for finding consensus and passing several critical pieces of legislation before the end of the 2015 Regular Legislative Session.

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  19. General Assembly's 2015 session endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    The Kentucky General Assembly's 2015 session came to a close tonight after Senate and House members reached an agreement on comprehensive anti-heroin legislation and a measure to expand protective orders to include dating violence victims Lawmakers also gave late-night approval to a bill that will safeguard the revenue stream for the state's road projects by limiting how far gas taxes can drop when fuel prices fall. Bills approved by lawmakers and signed by the governor will go into effect as state law in 90 days from today's adjournment, except for those that specify a different effective date or include an emergency clause that makes them effective as soon as they are signed into law.

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  20. Bipartisan bill to repeal the Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Reps. Mark Pocan and Thomas Massie have introduced a bill to repeal the horrific Patriot Act mistake of 2001. And that's just one feature.

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