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  1. Despite Legislation Banning Such Discrimination, Sexual Harassment Still Affects American WorkplacesRead the original story

    1 min ago | Law Firm Newswire

    It has been illegal to sexually harass someone in the workplace for more than 50 years. But despite Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, sexual harassment still takes place.

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  2. Four teenagers killed in Pa. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    An eastern Pennsylvania coroner says autopsies are scheduled Monday on the four teenagers killed in a fiery head-on collision over the weekend. Carbon County Coroner Bruce Nalesnik told The Express-Times on Sunday that authorities are still awaiting "positive identification" on three of the four victims.

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  3. Express Scripts and AbbVie Drug-Pricing Deal Might Devastate Biotech Bull MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | TheStreet.com

    The power to control drug prices in the U.S. now has shifted firmly to cost-cutting insurance carriers and pharmacy benefit managers. This means biotech companies, especially those facing competition, can't guarantee the outsized profits investors have come to expect and crave.

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  4. Webbs and Webster bring Christmas cheerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Cotswold Journal

    AWARD winning Worcestershire garden centre Webbs of Wychbold, near Droitwich raised more than A 5,000 to supply a guide dog. The yellow Labrador named Webster has now been paired with his new partially sighted owner Haydn Callow in Somerton, Somerset.

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  5. Jackie Chan's son indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Philly.com

    Chinese prosecutors have formally indicted the son of Hong Kong action film star Jackie Chan on the charge of sheltering others to use drugs, more than four months after he was first detained. Prosecutors from Beijing's Dongcheng District say they indicted Jaycee Chan on Monday.

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  6. AP poll: Police killings of blacks voted top story of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Connecticut Post

    The police killings of unarmed blacks in Ferguson, Missouri, and elsewhere - and the investigations and tumultuous protests they inspired - was the top news story of 2014, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of U.S. editors and news directors. In a year crowded with dramatic and often wrenching news developments around the world, the No.

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  7. Russia's deputy economy minister: ruble expected to rise, govt not planning currency controlsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    A senior Russian minister said on Monday he's expecting the ruble to extend its recent gains and said the government is not planning to introduce currency controls on Russian companies. The ruble has been the worst performing currency this year along with the Ukrainian hryvnia, having lost half of its value.

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  8. Now Hiring: 14 Job Openings in the West Bloomfield AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Patch.com

    Skip the long commute. Dozens of hot jobs are listed in the West Bloomfield area. Click on the green type below to find a few of them recently posted and find a full listing on the Patch jobs board.

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  9. Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division: St Neots Town 3 Frome Town 1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Wiltshire Times

    AFTER going two goals down in the first half, playing with ten men for all the second half and seeing captain and goalkeeper Darren Chitty stretchered off soon after half-time Frome Town eventually lost 3-1 at fifth placed St Neots Town last weekend. After Robins goalie Chitty had produced a fine early save to deny Matt Spring, he was unable to do anything to stop David Hutton's strike in the 14th minute after he had picked the ball out of the air fired home with aplomb.

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  10. EastEnders' door left open for Sam Strike to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Oxford Mail

    EastEnders executive producer Dominic Treadwell-Collins has revealed the door is being left open for Sam Strike to return to the show any time he wants. The boss of the BBC show admitted to Digital Spy that he had been saddened by Sam's decision to leave the show after a year playing Mick and Linda Carter's son Johnny, but is hopeful he will make a comeback in the future.

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  11. More time to quiz murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    Pc Neil Doyle, 36, was attacked in Liverpool city centre in the early hours of Friday morning during a Christmas night out with colleagues. Today, the force said they have also been granted an extension to continue to question a 30-year-old man from Huyton who was arrested on Saturday.

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  12. Revised law calls for no identical street names between Jackson County municipalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | MLive.com

    In an effort to weed out duplicate street names and reduce confusion for emergency personnel and others, Jackson County commissioners voted 6-3 Tuesday, Dec. 16, to pass a revision to the current law.

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  13. Show makes 'terrorists' confront victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Philly.com

    Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the Islamic State extremist group. Now, the 21-year old is a reluctant cast member in a popular reality TV show.

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  14. 'The Affair' finale signals warning of wrong turnRead the original story

    1 min ago | Boston Herald

    Yet the show's murder-mystery - not just whodunit, but who got it done to them - has at times felt like its least compelling component, and the twists elevated that plot in a way that approximated less the confines of premium cable than the histrionics of , their characters' torrid affair and its complications for all those surrounding them has unfolded in slow but absorbing fashion. That was augmented by the "Rashomon"-like device of having events recalled in the two characters' alternate perspectives, with details often diverging in small but significant ways.

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  15. European stocks rise on Monday, pulled higher by energy stocks as oil prices jump.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | TheStreet.com

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  16. Sweden's wild carnivore population on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | The Local

    An extensive European study has found that the numbers of carnivorous animals are on the rise across the continent, with Sweden seeing a hike in the populations of bears, lynxes, wolves, and wolverines. Sweden saw promising jumps in all four predator species measured, explained researcher Guillaume Chapron from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.

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  17. Conservative dismisses Huckabee as presidential contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Arkansas Times

    Mike Huckabee is making a serious exploration of a presidential bid - all the while keeping his Fox News checks flowing - b ut here's one conservative writer at the National Review who thinks he's not a serious contender. Peter Spillakos thinks Huckabee has talent, a base and a personality that seems to be attractive to a broader spectrum of voters.

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  18. Asian markets in post-FOMC trade as oil reboundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    Asian markets were mostly higher Monday after the Fed's pledge not to rush to raise interest rates prompted investors to add risky assets ahead of the year-end holiday. A rise in the price of oil boosted energy stocks.

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  19. PM warned on wooing Ukip defectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    David Cameron risks alienating moderate Conservative voters by trying to be more like the UK Independence Party in the hope of wooing back defectors, a former Tory treasurer has warned. And Lord Ashcroft cautioned that talking about Europe and immigration with the aim of winning over Ukip supporters might actually undermine the Tory lead on other issues, by highlighting areas where voters think they are unable to make much difference.

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  20. 'Homeland' finale recap: Carrie Mathison faces big dilemma back homeRead the original story

    1 min ago | Boston Herald

    After the explosive action and plot twists of the previous three episodes, "Homeland" closed its fourth season on a quieter note, with The season that saw Carrie get back to what she does best -- tenaciously fighting terrorists -- ended with her trying to adjust to dealing with the stuff of everyday life: being a mother, dealing with the loss of her father and the painful reconnection with her long-AWOL mother. Even the requisite cliffhanger moment to keep us primed for season five revolves around Carrie facing a moral gut-check rather than the imminent danger of a bomb going off or specific attack unfolding.

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