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  1. Market MoverTHIS High School 'Signing Day' is for the Academic StarsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt., May 4, 2012 -- "To all of the thousands of good and decent Americans I've met who want nothing more than a better chance, a fighting chance, to all of you, I have a simple message: Hold on a little longer. A better America begins tonight."

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    Thursday Oct 16 | WWLP

    BERWICK TO HELP CASINO FOES RAISE $$$ Former candidate for governor Don Berwick is staying active in Massachusetts politics. A day after Democratic gubernatorial nominee Martha Coakley said Berwick would help lead an emergency preparedness council if she is elected, Berwick penned a "dear friend" letter to invite his supporters to help him pass the casino repeal initiative petition.

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  3. Are WMass hospitals prepared for Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WWLP

    The Ebola virus has been the topic of discussion in local hospital hallways for several months now, and more is being done now that there are recent developments with the virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Department of Public Health have been assessing protocols followed in Texas where two nurses contracted the Ebola virus from an infected patient so proper precautions are taken throughout the nationbut some are not reassured.

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  4. Hillary Clinton rallies Democrats at Oakland UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was welcomed to metro Detroit with raucous cheers and loud applause, but dozens of attendees walked out before the rally came to an end. For nearly two hours, Democrats worked the crowd, promoting candidates up and down the ticket, reminding attendees to get out the vote on Nov. 4. Clinton was the final speaker, looking to fire up the crowd about candidate for Gov. Mark Schauer and U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters.

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  5. Baker leads Coakley in fundraising in campaignRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Republican candidate Charlie Baker is sitting on considerably more campaign cash than his Democratic rival Martha Coakley heading into the final weeks of the campaign. In the first two weeks of October, Baker and his running mate Karyn Polito pulled in about $787,000 compared with the nearly $648,000 raised by Coakley and her running mate Steve Kerrigan.

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  6. Hillary Clinton subtly swipes at Mitt Romney over Detroit stanceRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | KBMT

    Hillary Clinton cribbed a page from President Barack Obama's playbook on Thursday by taking a swipe at Mitt Romney's 2008 oped, "Let Detroit Go Bankrupt." At an event outside Detroit, where the former secretary of state endorsed Democrats Mark Schauer and Gary Peters, Clinton spoke glowingly of their support for the 2008 auto bailout that invested billions into the United States struggling auto industry.

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  7. Evan HorowitzIs poverty in Mass. worse than we thought?Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Boston.com

    The real poverty rate in Massachusetts may be higher than we thought, according to a new and improved poverty assessment released this morning by the Census Bureau. Whereas the so-called "official" rate puts state poverty at 11.5 percent, the new more comprehensive measure suggests that actually 1 of every 7 people in Massachusetts lives in poverty, or 13.8 percent.

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  8. Grading the governor: Martha CoakleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Boston.com

    Governor Patrick came into office, as I did, as Massachusetts was being hit by a global economic recession, and his strategic investments in education, innovation, and infrastructure helped Massachusetts weather that recession and recover stronger than before. Today, Massachusetts has more jobs than ever before, our unemployment rate is below the national average, and we lead the nation in student achievement, health care coverage, clean energy, life sciences, biotech, veterans' services, and more, and Governor Patrick deserves a tremendous amount of credit for those achievements.

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  9. Statement from the CT Department of Public HealthRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | StamfordPlus.com

    Test results received today from the Massachusetts State Public Health laboratory were negative for Ebola. This is good news for the patient at Yale New Haven Hospital.

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  10. Hospital Ready to Respond in Unlikely Event of EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Vineyard Gazette Online

    While the Ebola virus remains far afield, the Martha's Vineyard Hospital has been preparing to respond to the disease in the unlikely event that a suspected case reaches Vineyard shores. On Thursday morning, the hospital conducted an informational meeting, where health workers had opportunities to raise concerns and ask questions about the virus.

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  11. Ann Romney still 'done' with 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WESH-TV

    Ann Romney told CNN on Thursday that she is still "done" with the idea of another presidential bid, but adds "you know, you never do say never." "At this point in time, that's where we are mentally is done," Romney said on CNN's "New Day" on Thursday morning, when asked about the possibility of her husband Mitt Romney seeking a third presidential bid. 3 comments

  12. On Native GroundHOW to Run a Business Into the GroundRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | American Reporter

    The first daily newspaper that I worked for, the Worcester Telegram & Gazette , was sold a couple of weeks ago to a Florida-based company called Halifax Media Group. Halifax, founded in 2010 by three private equity investment firms, bought the paper for - depending on whose estimate you believe - between $7 million and $15 million.

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  13. Campaign 2012HOW to Win the Final DebateRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2012 | American Reporter

    In Texas and Oklahoma, ranchers and farmers have joined with activists and Occupy Wall Street alums to try to stop the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline - designed to bring toxic and dangerous tar sands oil from Canada to U.S. refineries. On the stage at Hofstra University on Tuesday night, President Obama and Republican presidential candidate Gov. Mitt Romney spun fairy tales about "clean" coal and energy independence through more domestic drilling for oil and natural gas.

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  14. Fresh WindsTHE Elusive Truths of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2012 | American Reporter

    A new advertisement from the Obama campaign team, entitled "Firms," now joins the pantheon of great political ads of the TV Age. The ad is simple in concept.

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  15. Make My DayLEONARDO Da Vinci's Secret DiaryRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    Is the Herman Cain boom, such as it was, finally over? Cain, the former CEO of the Godfather's Pizza chain and head of the National Restaurant Association , had been running neck-and-neck with former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in many national polls for the Republican presidential nomination. Then came the news of five complaints from women about inappropriate behavior and unwanted sexual advances by Cain, two of which resulted in a financial settlements.

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  16. On Native GroundOCCUPY Wall Street: the Inevitable Result of Three Decades of InequalityRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    CNN interrupted its regular programming Saturday morning to carry a 20-minute speech to the evangelical Values Voter conference by ex-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. They were attempting - with the best of motives, really - to influence voters around the country to sympathize with a Mormon who evangelicals say is not the "true Christian" that ought to lead our nation.

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  17. From 'done done done' to never say neverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | CNN

    Ann Romney told CNN on Thursday that she is still "done" with the idea of another presidential bid, but adds "you know, you never do say never." "At this point in time, that's where we are mentally is done," Romney said on CNN's "New Day" on Thursday morning, when asked about the possibility of her husband Mitt Romney seeking a third presidential bid.

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  18. Las Vegas doctor pays $34,000 for rare, unpublished photos from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Canada.com

    One black-and-white photograph captures a dapper John F. Kennedy slicing into his wedding cake. Another shows the family dog peeking out playfully from the folds of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy's billowing white dress.

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  19. The dogged determination of an Atlantic wind farmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Georgia Straight

    Jim Gordon wants to place 130 massive wind turbines-like these ones at Scroby Sands, Great Yarmouth, U.K.-in the seabed off the New England coast at Cape Cod. BOSTON-I once had a cur, a mutt with an attitude.

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  20. The governor's race: Flip-flops? So what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Tomorrow if it come I will barricade our home from the hullabalooing town corking the walls of my room unless I decide to go out… "Friends and foes ask: Is Charlie Crist for real?" This question kicked off the Tampa Bay Times's titillating tell-all article, "Knowing Charlie."

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