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  1. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  2. SHINE Initiative Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Kennedy and Dukakis at Worcester GalaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Market Wire

    "Thank you to all family members and friends who stick with your loved ones when we are not very lovable," were among the many words of appreciation delivered by former U.S. Congressman Patrick Kennedy to an audience of 500 adults and youth as the SHINE Initiative celebrated its 10th anniversary at Mechanics Hall, Worcester. Kennedy, who delivered a keynote address at the milestone gala, served 16 years in the U.S. House of Representatives and was the author and lead sponsor of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008.

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  3. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  4. On domestic violence, NFL uses NOW's playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    When NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell handed down a mere a two-game suspension for domestic violence, he took his cue from some of the very same women's groups now calling for his head. Goodell first suspended Ray Rice, a star player, for two games four months after Rice's grand jury indictment for third-degree aggravated assault.

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  5. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  6. Will Anyone Read This?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Daily Kos

    ... floor. But, he's a powerful man who wields the gavel on the Banking Committee which he took from Senator Christopher Dodd of Connecticut after Dodd retired to become a Hollywood lobbyist. When the international banking giant Citibank moved its ...

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  7. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  8. Barack Obama Has Dinner at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone CrabRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Eater

    President Barack Obama went to downtown power spot Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab last night for dinner. A rep says he was there with the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee's "Dinner with the President" contest winners, as well as their guests.

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  9. Lidl mocks Sainsbury's advert promoting 'Fifty Pence Challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Daily Mail

    Lidl mocks Sainsbury's advert urging staff to make shoppers spend more money by promoting its own 'Fifty Pence Challenge' to help customers SAVE cash With Sainsbury's already facing increasingly tough competition from low-cost supermarkets, the poster spotted in its shop window earlier this week did it no favours. And now the sign - which promoted the 'Fifty Pence Challenge' campaign, urging Sainsbury's staff to encourage its customers to spend more money in store - has been mocked by Lidl.

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  10. New Quadcopters Arrive Just as US Eases Its Ban on Camera DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Wired

    Just in time for new US rules allowing drones for movie-making, a Toronto startup is launching a campaign to send swarms of lightweight cameras into the skies. The PlexiDrone is a small quadcopter with a snap-in socket for lifting a variety of prosumer devices skyward, from point-and-shoots to GoPros.

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  11. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  12. In D.C., Spacey sings, dances, jokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Politico

    Kevin Spacey came to Washington on Monday night for a concert to benefit his foundation and brought his Frank Underwood character with him, along with super PAC jokes, an uncanny Bill Clinton imitation and a plea for more funding for the arts. "Good evening and welcome, [to] an evening to benefit the 'Frank Underwood Super PAC.'

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  13. Sainsbury's accidentally unveils secret campaign to wring an extra 50p out of shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Daily Mail

    'Marriage feels pretty damn great!' Smitten George Clooney opens up about tying the knot with Amal Alamuddin as first pictures from their lavish Italian wedding are revealed 'You and your brother are evil!': What CNN producer told George and Robert Zimmerman after they ran up a $3,600 tab at the Ritz-Carlton where the news channel put them up pre-interview Trendy yoga that makes joints worse and herbal tea damaging the teeth: The health fads which do more harm than good Walmart blames Tracy Morgan for his devastating injuries as he wasn't buckled up when their truck plowed into his limo bus Are you Good2Go? New app allows users to give 'consent' prior to sex... while logging the name and number of their partner President Obama dines on crisped halibut at White House dinner with Indian PM - while his fasting guest makes do with warm water End of the plug-in charger? Wireless charger can ... (more)

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  14. Sainsbury's 'spend more' poster gaffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Newsday

    A poster encouraging Sainsbury's workers to get customers to spend more was put up in a store window in error. Customer Chris Dodd took a picture and posted it on Twitter saying: ".@sainsburys not sure this is supposed to be in your window."

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  15. Don't blame BushRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Salem News

    ... intervened to stymie the Bush administration. Who? The New York Times reported: Democrats Barney Frank, Christopher Dodd, Chuck Schumer. Just before the collapse, Representative Frank, the ranking Democrat on the Financial Services Committee said, ...

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  16. Drones get star treatment - Holder leaving DOJ - Transit systems on alert - IG tackles NextGenRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Politico

    THE REACTION: Drones are coming to the big screen, at least in one way. Six motion picture companies will now able to use the unmanned aircraft - which have caused a safety headache for the FAA because of their popularity and accessibility - to film television and movie scenes, the first time federal officials have approved commercial drone use in populated areas.

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  17. The Sky Is DroningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | TechNewsWorld

    The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday gave the green light for six aerial photo and video production companies to begin using unmanned aircraft systems, also known as "drones." To incorporate the devices in film and TV production, the companies will be required to hold private pilot certificates, keep their drones within line of sight at all times, and restrict flights to a so-called sterile area.

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  18. Make My DayTHE Problem with British Job TitlesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  19. Hollywood Wins Approval For Drone Use On SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Sky News

    Drones have already been used in filming some movies such as Skyfall, the Harry Potter series and Transformers: Age of Extinction. The decision by the Federal Aviation Administration marks an important step towards greater use of the technology by commercial operators, which is expected to generate billions of dollars in economic activity.

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  20. FAA clears movie and TV drones for takeoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Network World

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is taking its first major step toward opening up the skies for commercial drone use, allowing six TV and movie production companies to use drones to shoot video. Commercial flight of drones has been effectively banned by the FAA as it grapples with how to integrate drone traffic into controlled airspace while not compromising the safety of existing air traffic.

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