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  1. Farmers could soon be flying drones over fieldsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... is expected to start by the end of 2014, followed by public comments, and take at least a year to complete. The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International estimates the unmanned aircraft industry in Georgia could generate 2,880 jobs by ...

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  2. Mediterranean diet may help protect kidney healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... N. Scarmeas, Y. Gu, H. Gardener, K. Cheung, C. B. Wright, R. L. Sacco, T. L. Nickolas, M. S. V. Elkind. The Association between a Mediterranean-Style Diet and Kidney Function in the Northern Manhattan Study Cohort . Clinical Journal of the American ...

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  3. Bredberg, Long, Morefield, Thompson receive Penguin Young Readers Group AwardRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | American Library Association

    The Association for Library Service to Children has awarded the 2015 Penguin Young Readers Group Award to Emily Bredberg, Lakeside Elementary School, Coppell Independent School District; Stephanie Long, Frederick County Public Libraries; Juliet Morefield, Multnomah County Library, Portland, Oregon; and Heather Thompson, Cook Memorial Public Library District, Libertyville, Illinois. The $600 stipend, made possible by an annual gift from Penguin Young Readers Group, enables up to four children's librarians to attend their first American Library Association's Annual Conference.

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  4. UPMC'S Sports Medicine Concussion Program Launches National CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MediaPost

    ... is number one by far, with nearly twice the number of concussion events than football, per 2009 data. The Association, using Consumer Product Safety Commission numbers, says in that year there were 446,788 sports-related head injuries treated at ...

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  5. APIC Collaborates with Johns Hopkins on Ebola PPE Web TrainingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Infection Control Today

    The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology and the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality have collaborated to create an interactive, web-based, educational training program focusing on proper personal protective equipment use for healthcare personnel caring for patients with Ebola. The program includes educational modules on crucial areas related to healthcare worker safety when caring for patients with Ebola.

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  6. The ALS Association Triples Spending on Research Thanks to Ice Bucket DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Applied Clinical Trials

    This will result in The Association tripling the amount of money it spends on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis research to ensure the most promising research continues to be funded. It will also result in greater support to The Association's Certified Treatment Centers of Excellence, which provide evidence-based, multi-disciplinary ALS care and services in a supportive atmosphere with an emphasis on hope and quality of life.

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  7. Doctors Without Borders: Mandatory Quarantines Are Already Hurting The Fight Against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... of Health, has said that isolating health workers who aren't displaying any symptoms is " draconian ." The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, the leading group for doctors working to combat contagious diseases, has ...

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  8. Sussex is one of nation's most spooktacular placesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Argus

    ... its own ghostly history and list of legends. One study carried out by the Rev Lionel Fanthorpe, president of The Association for the Scientific Study of Anomalous Phenomena, found that Sussex has seen 417 reports of the unexplained, including eight ...

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  9. Shocking Canadian fur farm footage revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Shocking footage from Canadian fur farms was today released by The Association for the Protection of Fur-Bearing Animal s as part of a new consumer awareness campaign. "Over the last several months, The Association for the Protection of Fur-Bearing Animals has obtained this footage from a number of farms across the country," says Adrian Nelson, Director of Communications for APFA.

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  10. Employee's Fundamental Breach Was No Bar to Constructive Dismissal ClaimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    ... claim against his employer. Mr Atkinson was employed as the Director of Resources of a housing association (the Association). When the Association discovered an overspend of 1.8 million, it gave Mr Atkinson the option of accepting a small settlement ...

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  11. Everything You Need to Know About Integrating the Academic Libraries...Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Library Association

    ... 1webcast, and documents from the Editorial Board's presentation at ALA's annual meeting on June 28, 2014. - The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) provides online video tutorials for several IPEDS data tools. Some videos may be viewed at ...

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  12. AALTCI Plans First Asset-Based Long Term Care Insurance CampaignRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... Long Term Care Insurance. "Our goal is to make more consumers aware of these products as a viable solution." The Association announced plans to create a special insert that will be included in a future issue of Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine. ...

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  13. Riverview Condominium Association v. Cypress Ventures Inc NaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | FindLaw

    ... of ownership, as governed by the Oregon Condominium Act, ORS chapter 100. The recording also established the Association of Unit Owners of Riverview Condominium (the Association), which is the plaintiff in this action. The Association is composed of ...

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  14. CRADACL announces new Child and Youth Development CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... "Dogwood Place: Child and Youth Development Center." There are various children services available through the Association for families in the Campbell River area that range from early childhood to transition into adulthood. Firstly, there is the ...

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  15. Nomansland and Landford on the hunt for new recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salisbury Journal

    Mike Ward is hoping to boost matters on the match, after receiving a grant from Nomansland Sports Association for a club-changing A 400,000. The Association will be building a new clubhouse and a skate park at Nomansland Recreation Ground, home to the football club, which is expected to be complete by the summer of 2015.

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  16. Footage released from B.C. mink farms is 'horrifying' says BC SpcaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobalNews

    The Association for the Protection of Fur-Bearing Animals has released footage from several Canadian fur farms, including mink farms in British Columbia. In a press release they say experts who have seen the footage say it is disturbing, noting the often-filthy living conditions, the tiny cages the animals live in, and stereotypical behaviours such as continuously circling and jumping up the cage wall or biting the cage wires.

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  17. More Read the original story

    Thursday | KXVO

    ... leading the fight to Stop DiabetesA and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and ...

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  18. The Gundam Global Challenge Calling for Ideas to Make a Full-Scale Gundam MoveRead the original story

    Thursday | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... entries in a world-spanning endeavor -- already over half of the entries submitted have come from overseas. The Association is excited to see you use passion and cutting edge technologies to rise to this tremendous challenge. INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ...

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  19. Buddhist nationalist group in Burma calls for restrictions on interfaith marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    A powerful group of Buddhist nationalist lobbyists [The Association for the Protection of Race and Religion, locally referred to as Ma Ba Tha] has planned nationwide rallies in support of a controversial bill that some say would effectively outlaw interfaith marriage in Burmaa . The draft legislation would require Buddhist women to receive permission from parents and authorities before marrying a man of another faith, who would then be forced to convert to Buddhism.

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  20. AHE Launches Innovation Award to Recognize Industry AchievementsRead the original story

    Thursday | Infection Control Today

    The Association for the Healthcare Environment announces that Ecolab is the first environmental services industry leader to be presented with AHE's new Innovation Award. The award was developed by the AHE Industry Advisory Task Force to recognize and increase awareness of improved products, processes and technology advancements that empower individuals to improve measured outcomes in the healthcare environment.

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