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  1. Mourners remember Stanley Israelite - 'a voice for the common man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    Former U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd, right, arrives with his family for funeral services for Stanley Israelite at Congregation Beth Jacob in Norwich Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Israelite, an icon of the Norwich business and political community, died Monday at 89. - Who else but Stanley Israelite would attain the distinction of having a pizza, a racehorse and a business park named after him? And to that list, add one other: a stuffed animal sent as a gift from Israelite to the daughter of former U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd - a toy, Dodd noted during his 20-minute eulogy of Israelite Friday at Beth Jacob Synagogue, far bigger than a child that quickly took on the name of his friend.

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  2. Mourners remember Stanley Israelite - 'a voice for the common man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    Former U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd, right, arrives with his family for funeral services for Stanley Israelite at Congregation Beth Jacob in Norwich Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Israelite, an icon of the Norwich business and political community, died Monday at 89. Norwich - Who else but Stanley Israelite would attain the distinction of having a pizza, a racehorse and a business park named after him? And to that list, add one other: a stuffed animal given by Israelite to the daughter of former U.S. Sen. Christopher Dodd - a toy, Dodd noted during his 20-minute eulogy of Israelite today at Beth Jacob Synagogue, that was far bigger than a child and came to be known as Stanley.

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

    Wednesday Dec 24 | 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. THR Calls George Clooney And Bryan Lourd Liars: Here's The Backstory On Sony PetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Deadline

    The Hollywood Reporter just took on George Clooney and top CAA agent Bryan Lourd , implying they were not being honest in Clooney's bombshell Deadline interview last week about how no one would sign a petition of support for embattled Sony leaders Michael Lynton and Amy Pascal. A little back story on why that interview happened seems in order here.

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  5. The Official Biggest Losers Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Switched

    Sometimes one's best effort is just not good enough. It's at those times that one is a loser.

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  6. A long career aiding others was legacy of Norwich icon Stanley IsraeliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Day

    Stanley Israelite addresses the audience after receiving the Paul Harris Fellow Service Beyond Self Award, during the weekly meeting of the Norwich Rotary Club, Wed. Jan. 14, 2009, at the Holiday Inn of Norwich.

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  7. A new way to help people with disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Morning Call

    Ken and Megan Brislin of Emmaus were surprised when they consulted a financial planner about setting aside money to cover the special expenses of their disabled daughter's future care and education. But that all changed last week with the passage of the Achieving a Better Life Experience Act - the ABLE Act.

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  8. Google vs Hollywood on Sony hackRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Politico

    Cybersecurity questions and box office turmoil aside, another storyline is emerging after the high-profile hacking of Sony Entertainment: A renewed battle between Google and Hollywood. News reports this week, rooted in part from leaked Sony documents and open records requests, indicate that movie studios and the Motion Picture Association of America have been working extensively behind the scenes to target Google, including lobbying state attorneys general to pressure the web search giant.

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  9. FBI: North Korea Responsible for Sony HackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KIII

    North Korea is officially responsible for the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, the FBI announced Friday. An FBI investigation linked the malware, infrastructure and techniques a group of hackers called "Guardians of Peace" used in the Sony attack to previous North Korean cyberattacks.

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  10. Obama: Sony 'Made Mistake' In Pulling FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | LBC 97.3

    Barack Obama has said Sony "made a mistake" in its decision to cancel the release of The Interview following a cyber-attack by North Korea. He added that although he is sympathetic to Sony's concerns, he wishes the Hollywood studio would have come to him before deciding to pull the film.

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  11. Obama: Sony 'made a mistake'Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | KBMT

    President Barack Obama on Friday said that Sony Pictures made a mistake in canceling the release of a movie after a cyberattack from North Korean-backed hackers. "I am sympathetic to the concerns that they face.

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    Friday Dec 19 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    An FBI investigation linked the malware, infrastructure and techniques a group of hackers called "Guardians of Peace" used in the Sony attack to previous North Korean cyberattacks. The North Korean-backed hackers broke into Sony's servers, published private emails and information and threatened to attack movie theaters screening "The Interview," a comedy film about an assassination plot on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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  13. Obama: Sony 'Made a Mistake' Canceling 'The Interview' ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    "Sony is a corporation, it suffered significant damage. There were threats against its employees.

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  14. News from America, 8:30 PMFBI Fingers North Korea for Attack on SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The FBI announced on Friday that North Korea is officially responsible for the cyberattack on Sony Pictures, according to CNN . An FBI investigation linked the malware, infrastructure and techniques a group of hackers called "Guardians of Peace" used in the Sony attack to previous North Korean cyberattacks.

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  15. McBee brings on Garcia as exec VP - Ketchum names McIntyre head of...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Politico

    FIRST IN PI McBEE BRINGS ON GARCIA AS EXEC VP: McBee Strategic has hired Noe Garcia to serve as executive vice president. In his new role, Garcia will establish a formal grassroots capability for McBee, direct stakeholder engagement, and play an active role on the lobbying side.

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  16. Officials Decry Sony Hack, Cyber Assault Against 'The Interview'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Roll Call

    ... advocating for the leveling of heightened sanctions against the rogue nation in the new year. Ex-Sen. Christopher Dodd, the Connecticut Democrat who heads the Motion Picture Association of America, denounced the serious breach of protocol. "This ...

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  17. MPAA Chair Dodd Weighs In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    RELEASE: Statement from Chairman & CEO, Sen. Chris Dodd on the cyber-attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment http://t.co/66SuRafhn2 Statement Reads in Part: "Disappointingly, that fact [the hack/threats being criminal acts] has been lost in a lot of the media coverage of this over the past few weeks. This situation is larger than a movie's release or the contents of someone's private emails.

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  18. Hotel magnate gets no jail time for illegal donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | New York Daily News

    ... this year to using straw donors to give more than $180,000 to Hillary Clinton, former Connecticut Sen. Christopher Dodd and former Florida Congressman Kendrick Meek to skirt federal the federal election limit on contributions. The U.S. Probation ...

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  19. Visalia man suspected in theft from vehicle outside MarriottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Fresno Bee

    A 21-year-old Visalia man was booked on charges of theft after allegedly stealing from a vehicle outside Visalia Marriott Hotel on Wednesday, police said. The suspect, Christopher Dodd, was found with a bag of property after a hotel security guard saw a person stealing from a car, police said.

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

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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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