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  1. Top Free Agent Signings of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Raiders

    ... and 23 touchdowns. Blanda was 156 of 249 on field goal attempts and 395 of 403 extra points. Blanda was named to the AFL Hall of Fame 1st team All-1960s Team. He was the 1970 NFL Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year) and the 1974 NFL Walter Payton ...

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  2. CEOs are being paid more a " a lot more a " and the gap is wideningRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... public companies to reveal their CEO-to-worker pay ratios under the Dodd-Frank Act, the numbers still aren't public. The AFL-CIO's Executive Pay Watch reveals that CEO pay has skyrocketed over the past few decades, while the average worker's pay has ...

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  3. Labor Gains in Washington Despite Falling MembershipRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... Senate races. That may help Democrats in a year when the party will defend 21 Senate seats, said Michael Podhorzer, the AFL-CIO's political director. In Alaska, where Democratic Senator Mark Begich is fighting to keep his seat, 23.1 percent of ...

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  4. Collingwood's McGuire backs BuckleyRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Malthouse joined AFL rivals Carlton in 2012, amid concerns from Collingwood fans over the departure of their 2010 premiership coach.

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  5. Joel Bowden could replace Matt Finnis at AFLPARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Canberra Times

    Joel Bowden has confirmed his interest in returning to the AFL Players Association as its CEO if, as expected, current head Matt Finnis departs to take over at St Kilda - a move that's set to be formalised today.

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  6. Bowden could replace FinnisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Age

    Joel Bowden is poised to return to the AFL Players Association if, as expected, current chief executive Matt Finnis stands down to become boss of St Kilda - a move that's set to be formalised this afternoon.

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  7. Lone bidder prepares P3 proposal for Alberta schoolsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Journal of Commerce

    ... which opened on Oct. 3, 2013. An internal government document, recently made public by the Alberta Federation of Labour (AFL) revealed the P3 procurement process for the BASCP was halted for at least two weeks in October 2013. The report produced ...

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  8. St Kilda 2014 season previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Sportsnewsfirst

    ... Port Adelaide from basket-case to feelgood story as recently as last year. After a long apprenticeship at several AFL clubs - most recently as Port's director of coaching under Ken Hinkley - Richardson is fully aware of the task confronting him. The ...

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  9. Port Adelaide has games numbers on its side to build premiership hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Age

    Port Adelaide's Jared Polec, with 16 AFL games under his belt, bursts away at Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night.

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  10. Hawthorn aim to re-sign Clarkson in AFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Hawthorn are set to announce a new deal which will tie coach Alastair Clarkson to the club until the end of the 2016 AFL season.

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  11. Will labor pick the next mayor?Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... Ryan Boyers, of the laborers; Pat Gillespie, of the Building & Construction Trades Council; Pat Eiding, of Pennsylvania AFL-CIO; and others. Notable absences include Ed Coryell, of the carpenters, and John McNesby, of the Fraternal Order of Police ...

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  12. Flowers banking on own walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The News Journal

    ... has been making the rounds in recent weeks to build political support. Sam Lathem, the president of the Delaware AFL-CIO who supported Flowers in 2010, said he met last week with Barney and called him a "formidable opponent. "I'm very impressed ...

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  13. AFL says Saints' home is their businessRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | West Australian

    AFL boss Andrew Demetriou concedes there are issues around St Kilda's Seaford headquarters, but says it is entirely the club's decision where they call home.

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  14. Australia drugs probe over, ex-judge to review evidenceRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Reuters

    ... from the beginning." Downes is not expected to complete his review until April, meaning the Australian Football League (AFL) - the country's top Australian Rules competition - and the National Rugby League will open their seasons next month under a ...

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  15. Glamour sets pace at charity lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... crowd of 1000 guests enjoying the atmosphere in the Coopers Podium Club at the racetrack. Campbell, 22, whose boyfriend AFL superstar Lance "Buddy" Franklin, is due to make his first appearance for the Sydney Swans in a NAB Challenge game against ...

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  16. Labor official wants Jenkins to resign after party switchRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Charleston Gazette

    ... after Jenkins switched his party registration from Democratic to Republican last year. Tim Millne, president of the AFL-CIO's Southwestern District Labor Council in West Virginia, wrote the letter, dated Feb. 11. Jenkins, elected as a Democrat to a ... 4 comments

  17. Matt Williams On Watching Nationals' RHP Aaron Barrett In Spring TrainingRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Federal Baseball

    ... out at that level, and they say 60 percent of the guys that go to that league make the big leagues.'" Barrett made the AFL Rising Stars Game (and was told 90% of players who do that make the majors) after putting up a 3.27 ERA and 3.11 FIP with two ...

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  18. National Endowment for Democracy: A Tool Of US Empire in VenezuelaRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... from therein, assure control over popular mobilization and mass movements." What this means, as I note in my 2010 book, AFL-CIO's Secret War against Developing Country Workers: Solidarity or Sabotage?, "is that instead of waiting for a client ...

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  19. Flip-flop: Jenkins questionedRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Charleston Gazette

    ... for a politician to win office with backing from his party's regulars -- then switch to the opposite party in mid-term? AFL-CIO official Tim Millne demanded that Evan Jenkins of Huntington resign from the state Senate. Jenkins was elected as a ...

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  20. UPDATE 1-Obama to outline plan to fix crumbling U.S. roads, rail, bridgesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Secretary Anthony Foxx said the fund could run out of money as soon as August. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO labor federation have proposed increasing the fuel tax, but Republicans in Congress are averse to tax hikes. In St. Paul, ...

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