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  1. Executive HeadteacherRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Times Educational Supplement

    ... Sheerness West Federation is formed of two primary schools located in Sheerness on the Isle of Sheppey, Kent. The Federation provides an education for all, which acknowledges and is enriched by the diversity of ethnicity, culture and faiths of its ...


  2. November deer harvest up from last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    Building on a strong opening weekend harvest, Missouri hunters went on to check a total of 167,205 deer during firearms deer season Nov. 15 through 25. The number exceeds last year's harvest of 157,273. The Missouri Department of Conservation reports the top harvest counties were Howell, with 3,418 deer checked; Franklin, with 3,338 and Texas, with 3,170.


  3. Georgia chicken sales remain steady during Thanksgiving holidayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... other proteins, so demand stays pretty steady." Those steady sales mean good things for the state economy. The Federation reports that the poultry industry - including chicken meat, eggs and the like - contributes $38 billion to the state's economy ...


  4. Small Business Saturday in New Orleans celebrates shop-local movement Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    At Octavia Books , shoppers browsing the shelves Saturday in search of a good read will encounter some local literary celebrities, ready to serve. More than a dozen authors throughout the day have volunteered as booksellers ready to exchange ideas on reading -- and even wrap a few packages.


  5. Tips on how to buy healthy on a budget for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... to feed 10 people a full meal - turkey, pie and all the fixings - will cost $49.41. That's up $.37 from 2013. The Federation says the overall cost has gone up because it's more expensive to buy dairy products, coffee, sugar and eggs these days. With ...


  6. Black Friday deals spread throughout the entire holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

    According to the National Retail Federations annual Thanksgiving Holiday Shopping Survey, six in 10 say they will or may shop either Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday, which equates to more than 140.1 million unique shoppers. Expectations are similar to last year's preliminary survey results of 140.3 million.


  7. Israeli raid on Palestinian soccer club signals dangerous hardening...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    A soccer brawl in Israel's politically most loaded derby and an alleged subsequent raid by the Israeli military on the offices of Israel's foremost Palestinian soccer club reflects a hardening of the Israeli-Palestinian divide as Israel debates legislation that would emphasize the Jewish national rather than the democratic nature of the state - a move that would effectively deprive Israeli Palestinians of their identity as both Israelis and Palestinians as well as of their equal rights.


  8. 50% Ugandan youth in risky work - " study...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... we need to examine them." It is understood the new curriculum would start in 2017. Rosemary Ssenabulya from the Federation of Uganda Employers expressed need for the government to add vigor into the Skilling Uganda initiative to solve some of these ...


  9. MomentumLIZARD BRAINSRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... Americans will eat about 46 million turkeys this Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. The Federation first gave Harry Truman a bird in 1947. While most media declare that was the beginning of the pardons, there's no evidence ...


  10. Zev Yaroslavsky: Rebel politician and distracted golferRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... In fact, when Zev was elected in 1976, Janice became the director of the Soviet Jewry Commission of The Federation; Janice was guided, in many critical ways, by the bold strategies employed by Zev and his activist mentor, Si Frumkin, strategies that ...


  11. Letter: Locally-grown solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    We just passed Nov. 15 – the start of the next open enrollment period for health insurance. But even with the advent of the Affordable Care Act – also known as Obamacare – many Americans haven't found health care more affordable or doctors more accessible.


  12. Around Ohio: Ohio farm raises 2014 presidential turkey; State House...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    The turkey that will be presented to President Barack Obama this Thanksgiving for the traditional presidential pardon was raised in Ohio. Ohio Senate President Keith Faber and Rep. Cliff Hite say the 2014 National Thanksgiving Turkey comes from a western Ohio farm in Mercer County, which spans their districts.


  13. DIFICLIRa (fidaxomicin) proven to be both clinically and...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    Recurrence has been identified by The European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases as the most important problem in the treatment of CDI.[1] New analysis from a unique real-world study demonstrates that first-line use of fidaxomicin[a-1 4], is clinically effective in reducing recurrence rates and lowering mortality, and provides cost savings for the treatment of potentially fatal Clostridium difficile infection .[2] , were presented today at the Federation of Infection Societies Conference.


  14. Why Living-Wage Laws Are Not Enough-and Minimum-Wage Laws Aren't EitherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    I am a lifelong organizer - in labor and community settings - and am proud to say that I helped spearhead the living-wage campaign in Baltimore twenty years ago this fall. Our campaign was led by the religious leaders of BUILD - Baltimoreans United in Leadership Development, an affiliate of the Industrial Areas Foundation - along with a team of determined low-wage service workers.


  15. Pre-school has high hopes over potential new siteRead the original story

    Tuesday | Portsmouth Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Gateway Nursery and Pre-school in Forton, Gosport, was faced with having to shut down after it was told it was not able to stay at its current base.


  16. Real estate: Are you better off to buy or rent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    Daine Thompson and Anneliese Willis, pictured with son Caleb outside their west Auckland home, say renting is ''dead money'' that pays someone else's mortgage. Kat Tadaki and her husband Stephen Martin are paying $620 a week for their Albany rental on Auckland's North Shore.


  17. UK Banks Say 'smart' Clients Don't Deserve CompensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... cases like Wotherspoon's the compensation scheme equates size with sophistication. This, say critics such as the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB), is too crude a measure. Abhishek Sachdev, a derivatives expert, says the scheme has serious ...


  18. Protesters detained as scuffles break out during Occupy Mong Kok clearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | South China Morning Post

    A protester puts his hands up in front of the police outside the HSBC building on Argyle Street. Photo: Felix Wong Police detained Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrators after scuffles broke out during a court-ordered clearance operation of their Mong Kok protest camp.


  19. Controls in Oyster Pond to be conducted in joint cooperationRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily Herald

    Secretary-General of the Prefecture Matthieu Doligez disclosed for the time being controls conducted by French authorities that encroach on the sensitive border issue will be done in cooperation and consultation with Dutch-side authorities, and vice-versa for Dutch-side authorities carrying out controls on French-side territory. This was one of the decisions emerging from a meeting held last Thursday between St. Maarten Justice Minister Dennis Richardson and Prefet Philippe Chopin over a number of recent protocol incidents that have caused embarrassment.


  20. Protect yourself during Thanksgiving weekend shopping 2 hours ago...Read the original story

    Monday | The Victoria Advocate

    Millions of people will head out in a search for bargains both on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, which has become the busiest shopping days of the year. Some companies generate buzz by opening on Thanksgiving Day.