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What was it that motivated Donald Trump to disparage John McCain's war record and question his level of heroism? Was it self-aggrandizing hubris? Or stupidity about the real nature of military service (of course, Trump never served in the military of...
From: That's Fit | By: Dr. Joan Beder | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Despite non-stop rains and expanded flooding in the past week, the government waited until July 31 to declare a state of emergency on July 31.
From: Global Voices | By: Thant Sin | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Who knew that Connecticut had a Lake District? Contoured by lush green hills and small bodies of water perfect for paddling, the Northwest area of Connecticut, in and around the Litchfield Hills, is called "The Secret Corner" (as opposed to the Northeast...
From: TV Squad | By: Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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The families of the two teenage fishermen who've been missing at sea for a week released a statement thanking the Coast Guard for its efforts but said a private search will continue past Friday using volunteer pilots and aircraft....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Having trouble viewing this email? Click here For a complete and detailed listing of events, see our event calendar.  A Celebration of River RestorationOn Sunday, July 26, numerous groups from the Blackstone Valley gathered at the Blackstone Gorge...
From: Franklin Matters | By: shersteve@gmail.com | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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"Together We Reach Higher" is the motto of the Seven Summit Women climbing team of Nepal. This all-star team of climbers includes Nimdoma Sherpa, who scaled Mount Everest at age 17. In April these amazing athletes were suddenly confronted with their...
From: Ecofabulous | By: William Lambers | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The Energy Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announced $14.5 million in funding for five projects in ARPA-E’s newest program, the Traveler Response Architecture using Novel Signaling for Network Efficiency in Transportation...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Friday, July 31, 2015
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ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida man returned to jail on Friday to await trial on attempted murder charges in a roadway shooting involving George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer acquitted in the 2012 shooting death of unarmed black teenager...
From: Business Insider | By: Barbara Liston | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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This Wednesday, Aug. 5, will mark three years since a shooting at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, claimed the lives of six worshippers. It was one of the deadliest mass killings at a house of worship, and the most recent one until the June 17 church...
From: AOL Television | By: Antonia Blumberg | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Thank you, Mark Zuckerberg, for helping all fathers
From: Time | By: echoworth | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The economic crisis in Greece has left hospitals and other healthcare providers underfinanced and understaffed, forcing the ill to rely on friends and volunteers to stay well....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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All employers trying to meet diversity goals should be worried about a recent study that showed millennials are planning to "opt-out" of careers to have families. A survey of Harvard Business School alumni found that 37 percent of millennial women and...
From: AOL Television | By: Linda L. Addison | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Bruno I recently interviewed Bruno Serato, an Italian who emigrated from Verona to America 30 years ago. In retrospect Skype was the perfect media choice because Bruno is a larger-than-life, animated, gregarious fellow, who's best enjoyed face-to-face....
From: AOL Television | By: Ken Solin | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Fmr. Sec. of State Hillary Clinton is the frontrunner in a small group of Dems that want you to give them the top job at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave -- an address she knows well as a former First Lady. Get to know your candidate here. Note: ALL candidates...
From: AOL Television | By: theSkimm | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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"They just pick quarrels and fights all day long. Today vow to execute this and tomorrow execute someone else. Such patriotism is not loving one's country but hating one's country."
From: Global Voices | By: Oiwan Lam | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Kritika Singh is a force. Of all the people I've met in the anti-malaria sector she is the one that most inspires me. At just 17-years-old she's the founder of Malaria Free World, a 501(c)(3) dedicated to supporting malaria eradication efforts and raising...
From: AOL Television | By: Cameron Conaway | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Hit the reset button as the beginning of August approaches on Saturday! Spend your weekend outdoors with family and friends at one of these fresh, “green”, and affordable events we’ve got featured here for you. Whether you’re fashion forward...
From: Greenversations | By: fgarciac | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Sidney Crosby and Nathan MacKinnon have been like Batman and Robin in Nova Scotia this summer, without the whole crime fighting thing. But they’re still using their powers for good. They’ve eaten at local restaurants. Served coffee at Tim Horton’s,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Odessa, the pearl of the Black Sea, is one of the most charming port cities you can imagine, the centre of the city mainly 19th-century Italian and French architecture. Like… Continue reading The post Conspiracies, hookers and bombs – welcome to...
From: Spectator | By: Peter Culshaw | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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We are on week three of what has been hinted at being a 12 week long media blitz attacking Planned Parenthood, and GOP politicians have been responding beautifully to the prompts provided to them by the anti-abortion movement. What has in the past simply...
From: Truthout | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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“It is not a good life here"
From: Time | By: Naina Bajekal | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Robert and Darlene Culberth, photo courtesy Families of Victims of Homicide and Missing PersonsRobert "Curly" Culberth was an Army veteran who served a tour in Vietnam....
From: Denver Post | By: | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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MCALLEN - The city of McAllen set up another tent outside of Sacred Heart Church. More space is needed as illegal crossers continue to be released. Catholic charities said federal authorities released the illegal crossers without any travel documents....
From: Free Republic | By: KRGV.com | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Here’s a fun fact for those of you looking to impress others this weekend: if you know anyone watching  Sense8 , you should let them know that the theme song is made out of brainwaves immediately. Yeah, I know that sounds a little less exciting than...
From: Warming Glow | By: Mark Shrayber | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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WASHINGTON (By David Morgan, Reuters) — The cybersecurity issues that led Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to recall 1.4 million vehicles last month could pose a problem for cars and trucks from other automakers, the top U.S. auto safety regulator said...
From: VentureBeat | By: Reuters | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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This free Bible lesson is based on John 6:24-35 when Jesus shares with His followers about the true bread of life. It is designed for children’s church or Sunday School. Please modify as best fits your ministry. If your church follows the Revised...
From: Ministry to Children | By: Stephanie Fernandez | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Actors against regulation
From: Reason | By: Elizabeth Nolan Brown | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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DALLAS — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about “unprofessional conduct” in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to his personnel...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Associated Press | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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His personnel file was just released
From: Time | By: julieshapiro2015 | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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On August 1, 1973, the National Alliance for Optional Parenthood did a wonderful thing -- it celebrated Non-Parents Day by awarding a Male and Female National Non-Parent of the Year. Starting in 2013, this day was resurrected as International Childfree...
From: AOL Television | By: Laura Carroll | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The former investment banker and widow of Steve Jobs focuses on education via high-tech ventures and volunteer work.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Casey Kelly-Barton, The Motley Fool | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers,...
From: TV Squad | By: Antonia Blumberg | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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 The Allstate Foundation Grants $1000 to the John E. Moran Foundation  July 30, 2015 – Allstate agency owner Cara Benjamin received the Agency Hands in the Community Award for her commitment to helping others. With this award came a $1000 grant from...
From: My Backyard News | By: editor | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Source: Flickr user Lotzman Katzman Even if you have already booked a great family getaway and are halfway through Summer camp, there are guaranteed to be afternoons when your kids simply need something (anything!) to keep them busy. And while outings...
From: LilSugar | By: Lisa-Horten | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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50 years after closing its schools to fight racial integration, a Virginia county still feels the effects....
From: The Atlantic | By: Kristen Green | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Some say the so-called sharing economy has gotten away from its central premise—sharing....
From: The Atlantic | By: Nancy Cook | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The families will press ahead with a private search
From: Time | By: julieshapiro2015 | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Is your town or city experiencing growth? Economic development can be a great gift to residents.The creation of new jobs and the amenities that local government officials offer to attract corporations can increase property values and improve the quality...
From: AOL Television | By: Daphne Mallory | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Judging by the recent actions of the Clinton campaign: Americans don’t need access to Hillary Clinton. That’s the underlying message Hillary for America volunteers received when her campaign had a scheduled stop at a black church in Florissant Missouri,...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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DALLAS (AP) — The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about "unprofessional conduct" in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to documents released...
From: Business Insider | By: Terry Wallace | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The cybersecurity issues that led Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to recall 1.4 million vehicles this month could pose a problem for cars and trucks from other automakers, the top U.S. auto safety regulator said on Friday. Mark Rosekind,...
From: Business Insider | By: David Morgan | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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The army chief has ordered security forces to track down militants who early Friday attacked a civilian defence checkpoint and injured 18 defence volunteers in Yala's Yaha district.
From: Bangkok Post | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The Amway Coaches Poll came out Thursday with traditional powerhouse programs making up the bulk of the list. However, multiple teams will see themselves drop early in the season, possibly even out of the poll entirely. Teams like the Ohio State Buckeyes,...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Brian Marron | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Ebola virus infects a monkey cell. NIAID/Flickr At this time last summer, the horrific and often fatal disease Ebola was ravaging West Africa in the deadliest outbreak of its kind in recorded history, even causing undue panic around the world in areas...
From: Popular Science | By: Grennan Milliken | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Highlights of events in Southborough this weekend.
From: My Southborough | By: beth | Friday, July 31, 2015
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When people volunteer, they can change lives — including their own. Each week in Reason, we will highlight a volunteer’s story of giving back and how that selfless act was a true revelation. The volunteer project is a collaboration among the Times-Union,...
From: Florida Times-Union | By: By Nancy Winckler-Zuniga | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Author David Tomás is a young entrepreneur and Cofounder of Cyberclick Group, a leading digital marketing company. He likes talking about decision-making, new forms of creativity, personal and professional fulfillment, and how to build the best, happiest...
From: AOL Television | By: BusinessCollective | Friday, July 31, 2015
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I've had a problem since grade school. I'm sure earlier, if I could remember. Since my first grade teacher asked for volunteers to coordinate classroom chores or take on leadership roles or care for the beloved class bird on the weekends, it's dictated...
From: AOL Television | By: Danielle Campoamor | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The Coast Guard is suspending its search for missing boys Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos at sunset tonight after having searched tens of thousands of miles for them.  However, their families vow to continue their privately -organized search and to...
From: Broward-Palm Beach New Times | Friday, July 31, 2015
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MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — When actress Betty Lynn first moved to Andy Griffith’s quaint hometown and inspiration for the eponymous show, she couldn’t go to the grocery store without meeting enthusiastic fans, calling out to “Thelma Lou.” “They’d...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 31, 2015
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