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Her campaign manager, a number of staffers and her strategy all come from the successful Virginia gubernatorial race...
From: Time | By: Sam Frizell | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Rural Africa presents changemakers with intractable challenges across sectors, but one American investor, Grameen Foundation, believes it all comes down to access to information. Grameen Foundation has invested millions to develop mobile-phone applications...
From: AOL Television | By: Suzanne Skees | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Bahrain is on alert following a threat by ISIS that its Shia population are its next target following attacks on Shia mosques in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
From: Global Voices | By: Faten Bushehri | Monday, June 29, 2015
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"Anybody that wants to volunteer and be a part of it can come down and build the houses with me," Elvis Summers tells PEOPLE
From: People | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Hi AskMe: I'm a 34-year-old single female, quite introverted, not really having a tight circle of friends until my breakup from my only relationship 2 years ago. I have one main circle of friends, many of whom I got to know from going to a board game...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Tsukushi | Sunday, June 28, 2015
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As a volunteer, Brian Boyko developed the Mayday.US site that helped Lawrence Lessig's Mayday.US anti-PAC raise $11M to fight campaign finance corruption, and now he wants to go to code camp. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Cat's Cradle Rescue, a volunteer-based non-profit dedicated to helping find homes for Oregon cats, urgently seeks volunteer foster families to temporarily house and care for stray kittens and pregnant cats. Ideal candidates will have prior experience...
From: OregonLive | By: Monique Balas | For The Oregonian/OregonLive | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Marko Beslach thought he was giving his favorite team, the Detroit Lions, an advantage by shining a laser pointer at Buffalo Bills players during a game at Ford Field last October. Little did Beslach know that the laser pointer would be targeting him...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Celia Balf | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Volunteers in Medicine welcomed Ann Carey and Michael T. Boylan as new board members. Carey is vice president and CIO, information technology for St. Vincent’s Health Care. Boylan is president and CEO for WJCT Public Broadcasting. ■■■ Simon Property...
From: Florida Times-Union | By: Staff | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Many Americans are against the legalization of marijuana for a multitude of reasons. Perhaps they're parents worried about their children. Whatever. We all understand these concerns, or should. The legalization of recreational use of pot is one of our...
From: AOL Television | By: Bill_Robinson | Monday, June 29, 2015
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An unlikely duo is changing the way the Bay Area adopts cats and drinks coffee. Since opening America’s first cat cafe in Oakland last October, owners Ann Dunn and Adam Myatt have found themselves living in a real-world Internet meme: herding cats,...
From: Sunset Magazine | By: Nino Padova | Monday, June 29, 2015
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The social network learns more about its users than they might realize....
From: The Atlantic | By: J. Nathan Matias | Sunday, June 28, 2015
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Many older Americans want and need to keep working, but that requires a major shift in the way the country thinks about the elderly....
From: The Atlantic | By: Nancy Cook | Sunday, June 28, 2015
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Filed under: Careers, Personal Finance, Job Market, Fast Money#fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-60718{display:none;} .cke_show_borders #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-60718, #postcontentcontainer #fivemin-widget-blogsmith-image-60718{width:570px;display:block;}...
From: Daily Finance | By: Money Talks News | Monday, June 29, 2015
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The psychotherapist Avigail Abarbanel was born in Israel but says that trauma lies at the heart of Israeli institutions and makes the country impossible to reason with. In conversation with Hazel Kahan
From: Mondoweiss | By: Hazel Kahan | Saturday, June 27, 2015
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Wide-eyed political activists are discovering that NYC’s brutal real estate market is just as tough as winning an election. Eager to see Hillary Clinton in the White House, young people are pouring into Brooklyn as unpaid volunteers, only to discover...
From: The Real Deal | By: ChrisC | Sunday, June 28, 2015
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More than 35 Muslim inmates at the Miami-Dade County jail have are in dire straits due to dietary restrictions that are not in accordance with Islamic law. According to International Business Times, the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida and Council...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Meaghan Ellis | Sunday, June 28, 2015
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The 61st Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City showcases the latest food trends each year. My favorites are: 1-Charcuterie is Hip Charcuterie is no longer the old-fashioned butcher down the block. Hipsters are redefining the gastronomic tradition using...
From: AOL Television | By: Janice S. Lintz | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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My mom was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer's disease when she was 57. It started small. When we spoke on the phone, I noticed she became disconnected and couldn't follow the conversation the way she once could--at the time, I couldn't put my finger...
From: AOL Television | By: Heather Nevitt Van Lin | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Black Family Slave Records Available Free Online Have you ever wanted to trace your family’s roots?? Now you can! Via Good Black News: Millions of African Americans will soon be able to trace their families through the era of slavery, some to the countries...
From: Bossip | By: deolacola | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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After a notably longer wait than usual, this morning the schedule for the Pope's late September swing through the Northeast was released by the Holy See and the USCCB with some 90 days to spare before the journey takes place. For the Vatican, the 22-27...
From: Whispers in the Loggia | By: Rocco Palmo | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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THE RESIDENTS of Hampton Roads may not be aware of it, but many of the people working with the homeless, stray and suffering animals in our community are those who have followed an undeniable calling to help our fellow species.
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album. Now the pre-Civil War card that’s been in the same family for over 150 years...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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In February, the Holliston PTSA held a Forum on drug access and abuse in Holliston and since that evening, a group of volunteers has been organizing the Holliston Drug and Alcohol Awareness Coalition
From: Holliston Reporter | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Pastor Joel Osteen was methodically heckled six times during his packed Sunday sermon. However, quite a few armed members of his congregation escorted the hecklers out, preventing any major incident. The six people, who successfully managed to disturb...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Alap Naik Desai | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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On this date in 1921, an Irish Republican Army detail detained Richard and Abraham Pearson at their farm in rural County Offaly. While the Pearson brothers watched in horror along with their mother, three sisters, and other family members, the Republicans...
From: Executed Today | By: Headsman | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Rapid growth in the multi-billion dollar volunteer tourism industry has prompted calls for tighter controls with concerns over exposing vulnerable communities to unskilled foreign labor and dodgy operators exploiting foreigners for profit.
From: Las Vegas Review-Journal | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Nancy Brinker, the founder of Susan G. Komen, has resigned from her paid position to assume an unpaid role as a top volunteer.
From: Wall Street Journal | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Tennessee coach Rick Barnes says he doesn't have reason to be concerned about a Texas investigation into allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball program.
From: ESPN Dallas | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Six people were arrested at Houston’s Lakewood Church for heckling Joel Osteen while he was preaching. The individuals are from Wells, Texas and are associated with The Church of Wells. Casey Eaglin was at Sunday’s 11 a.m. service and just a few...
From: Liberaland | By: Alan | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Bree Newsome became a huge online sensation overnight after she took down the Confederate flag at the South Carolina state capitol, and now she's speaking out.
From: Mediaite | By: Josh Feldman | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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Talks with the PMO in 2007 about a job broke down over money, sources say. Mulcair says it was different sticking point. The post Mulcair’s secret meetings with the Tories appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Martin Patriquin | Monday, June 29, 2015
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On Monday afternoon, Bree Newsome, the woman who scaled the flagpole at the South Carolina statehouse on Saturday and took down the Confederate flag, made her first public comments since her arrest, which were published on the progressive website Blue...
From: Mother Jones | By: By Mother Jones news team | Monday, June 29, 2015
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The first attempt at giving human volunteers “synthetic blood” made in a laboratory will take place within the next two years, the U.K. National Health Service has announced. Read More...
From: Big Think | By: Monica Joshi | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Who doesn't like a good challenge? Asking residents to improve our city by volunteering at a local school, participating in street tree plantings or logging on to MY LA 311 to report illegal dumping makes L.A. a better place to live. And sometimes, a...
From: TV Squad | By: Joel Epstein | Monday, June 29, 2015
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If living in a big city has you feeling a bit down, there's good news: A brief walk in nature could be all it takes to chase away those negative thoughts. At least that's the finding of a new study published Monday, June 29, in the Proceedings of the...
From: Business Insider | By: Tanya Lewis | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Six years later, 'When Helping Hurts' is still shaking up the church’s approach to charity. In 2009, knee-deep in volunteering in the United States and abroad, I bought three newly published books on poverty. I was feeling uneasy about the way I related...
From: Christianity Today | By: Lesa Engelthaler | Monday, June 29, 2015
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In the old days of globetrotting, travelers found accommodations, restaurants, and attractions from guidebooks, word-of-mouth, or searching upon arrival. The internet has expanded the options, creating new networks. It is now possible to find families...
From: Earth911 | By: Sarah Lozanova | Monday, June 29, 2015
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One in four Union fighters was foreign-born
From: Time | By: Jennifer So | Monday, June 29, 2015
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The Freedmen's Bureau Project is a new initiative to digitize and make available online the records collected by the The Freedmen's Bureau near the end of the Civil War. The records detail the lives of about 4 million African Americans and will be available...
From: Kottke.org | By: Jason Kottke | Monday, June 29, 2015
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We're just glad it wasn't us! Everyone loves dancing and we're sure people dream of being on stage with their favorite band! But that doesn't mean it's a good idea, and it's REALLY not a good idea when there's an NFL player around, ESPECIALLY when that...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Monday, June 29, 2015
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@UX/UI Beginner I am beginner and trying to learn HTML and CSS. But at my volunteer work, I am supposed to redesign the menu bar for a particular website and make it look more functional and better looking. My question is:How do I go about changing the...
From: WebApps Stack Exchange | By: Swathi | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Are you hoping Utrecht's Basic Income experiment will be a huge success and might lead to Basic Income across the Netherlands and eventually the world?
From: The Billfold | By: Nicole Dieker | Monday, June 29, 2015
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14 organizations you can volunteer for that are working to combat hunger in and around the District. [ more › ]...
From: DCist | By: Jenny Holm | Monday, June 29, 2015
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So many great ideas have come out of Silicon Valley. The newest: kitten rentals from an animal shelter. People familiar with animal fostering will think that this program sounds familiar. Shelters and rescue groups all over the country already rely on...
From: AOL Television | By: Arin Greenwood | Monday, June 29, 2015
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The dividing line between striving and struggling to achieve the American Dream is education after high school. The facts are clear: education is the key to getting a job, earning more, being healthier, and being active in the community through volunteering...
From: AOL Television | By: Daniel Greenstein | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Schools for Sustainability, Inc. Completes an Aquaponic Unit and Over 40 Community Surveys with Arcadia University Volunteers. Ever imagine following your heart by taking that trip to Perugia, joining AmeriCorps or starting that small business that you...
From: TV Squad | By: Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Tennessee fans should get excited for some of their top recruits to represent the Volunteers in Beaverton, Oregon, in The Opening Finals.Bleacher Report College Football Analyst Michael Felder breaks down which targets the Tennessee commits need to recruit...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Team Stream Now | Monday, June 29, 2015
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Collective Leadership & Movement Building  "I am a home care worker, and I save lives. So why am I paid poverty wages?" LaTanya Cline demanded of an ebullient crowd of domestic workers, unionists and their families at the Justice for Homecare Tribunal...
From: Truthout | Monday, June 29, 2015
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When I hear the words chosen for the title of this article, I think of retired bio-chemist and high school chemistry teacher Blaine Malquist. This famous quote from The Count of Monte Cristo was used by the 68-year-old grandfather as he described to...
From: AOL Television | By: Maggie Sergio | Monday, June 29, 2015
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