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  1. In 1992, Bill Clinton promised hope for this Tennessee town, but it's still waitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Herald

    ... job losses but never delivering. "The working class," the head of the Decatur County Chamber of Commerce, Charles Taylor, said on a recent drive over green hills and past abandoned storefronts, "has gotten to the point where they don't trust ...


  2. Add new commentRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Progressive

    Governor Scott Walker was out of town, giving a keynote address at the American Federation For Children summit in New Orleans, when state Republicans came up with a last-minute revision to the state's education budget, including a plan to siphon millions of dollars in public money into private schools. In a dramatic, late-night hearing on Tuesday, four outraged Democrats on the Joint Finance Committee confronted twelve impassive Republicans, demanding that they explain how the state, after making massive cuts to funding for public education over the last several years, could afford to pay private-school tuition for families who choose school vouchers.


  3. Bill Clinton promised hope for this Tennessee town. It's still waiting.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Washington Post

    ... job losses but never delivering. "The working class," the head of the Decatur County Chamber of Commerce, Charles Taylor, said on a recent drive over green hills and past abandoned storefronts, "has gotten to the point where they don't trust ...


  4. David McCullough biography steeped in esteem for The Wright BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... when they needed her, most dramatically when Orville had his terrible crash at Fort Myer (in Virginia). Q: Is Charles Taylor, the mechanic who built the gasoline engine for their plane, the unsung hero of their story? A: He's a very important minor ...


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    Tuesday May 5 | WKOW-TV

    The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee voted Tuesday to approve cutting $731,000 per year in grant funding to help treat drunken drivers and keep them out of jail. Gov. Scott Walker suggested the funding cut as part of his budget proposal and the Republican-controlled committee approved it, rejecting Democrats' attempts to keep it in place.


  6. 'I proudly did this for Rex': Chilling confession of widowed mother ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... last Sunday following a multi-state manhunt sparked by the murder of her former father in law, 59-year-old Charles Taylor, who was discovered stabbed to death at his home near Ellet April 4. Taylor's suspected partner in crime, 32-year-old Sean ...


  7. Woman Allegedly Kills Father-In-Law In Retaliation, Explains Why She Fled On Social MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Switched

    ... woman's husband, Rex Taylor, who hanged himself last August. Amanda Taylor blamed her husband's drug use on Charles Taylor, according to the station. "Everyone that I spoke with loved him and felt sorry for him for the things he had been through in ...


  8. Liberia: 'Private' Meetings in Ghana - Who's Mahama Sizing Up for Liberia 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    ... Legislative elections. Urey, looking to dismiss suggestions that he acquired his wealth from his time in the Charles Taylor government, insists that he acquired his wealth through hard work. "I started my poultry farm during the Taylor ...


  9. 2 charged in Montgomery County murderRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Southwest Times

    ... Edward Ball, 32, of Blacksburg. They are accused of killing 59-year-old Charles E. Taylor of Christiansburg. Charles Taylor was found dead at a residence at 846 Den Hill Road in the Ellett section of Montgomery County after police received a call of ...


  10. Fifteen Books You Need to Read in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... American Warlord tells the story of Chucky Taylor, the American-born son of the notorious Liberian warlord Charles Taylor. A the age of fifteen, Chucky left his Florida home to meet his estranged father in Africa, and soon found himself intoxicated ...


  11. Area history, Feb. 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    In 1915: Three negroes armed with revolvers threatened to shoot conductor J.P. Luke and Charles Taylor, a rear brakeman on the Illinois Central near Hayes last night when they were put off a freight train. The train was going up a grade at about 6 mph when the men were ordered to jump off.


  12. Re: Why Does America Hate Islam?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | NewsOne

    ... 11th attacks were of no more representative of Islam than the Christian dictators such as Mobutu and Charles Taylor, both men who were supported by right wing Christian icon, Pat Robertson, are of Christianity. It seems as if the Tea Party patriots ... 4 comments

  13. NRA Sues 3 Pennsylvania Cities Over Local Gun-Control MeasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WMFE

    What did the NFL know, and when did they know it? FRONTLINE reveals the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries. What are the costs of doing business in a war zone? FRONTLINE and ProPublica investigate the relationship between Firestone and the infamous Liberian warlord Charles Taylor.


  14. A completely deserving Oscar snub in The Spam ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Channel3000

    ... of Late prince ,Mbogo Edwards the deputy minister of national security under the leadership of president Charles Taylor who is now in exile after many innocent soul were killed, My Father was killed by government of Charles Taylor ,he accuse my ...


  15. Thom Tillis Fighting for North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Newly-minted Senator-elect Thom Tillis was making the social rounds in Asheville this past weekend at an annual event held by former North Carolina Congressman Charles Taylor. Tillis is a newbie.


  16. Nearly Five Years Later, Congress Balking On "Road To Nowhere"...Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... for residents to visit a cemetery cut off by the reservoir. In 2001 there was an effort by then-U.S. Rep. Charles Taylor, R-North Carolina, to have the North Shore Road, by then dubbed the "Road to Nowhere" due to the initial seven-mile stretch, ...


  17. Aussie cleaner: US govt ruined my lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 |

    ... Designated National for his relationship with Bout, who supplied weapons to the brutal Liberian dictator Charles Taylor. A New York jury found Chichakli guilty of attempting to buy $5.3 million worth of planes from US companies so he could start the ...


  18. Bridgestone subsidiary hired an African warlord to 'squeeze out' profits as Bridgestone lost moneyRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Enclave

    ... In the 1990s, their subsidiary Firestone had financial arrangements with rebel forces in Africa lead by Charles Taylor who would eventually be convicted for crimes and imprisoned for crimes against humanity. ProPublica has a podcast on the "secret ...


  19. Alty News: Immigration Activists Say the Fight Isn't Over; Heroin Hits U.S. SuburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... Politico Hub The Long View ProPublica breaks down the dark alliance between the Firestone tire company and Charles Taylor, who used the company's plantation in Liberia as a base of attack for a horrific civil war in the country in the early 1990s. ...


  20. Republican Club gets update on states' conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Staff photo by Derrek Asberry Bob Menges, the state director of the Convention of States effort, said he strongly believes taking power away from the federal government is necessary. Aiken County legislators have voiced their approval of filing for an Article V Convention of States, and on Wednesday the Aiken Republican Club received a briefing on progress from Bob Menges, the state director of the effort.