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What are your tips for dating a busy entrepreneur/startup CEO who has very limited time and emotional energy? What are some tips to help me be more patient/understanding, and what can he do to make the situation better?TLDR; My boyfriend struggles with...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Anonymous | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Early signs indicate that the attack was carried out by ISIS, according to Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim
From: Salon.com | By: Ben Norton, Michael Garofalo and Justine Morris | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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I want to join a committee, board, or club, and have a regular reason to meet folks a couple times a month to some specific end. Ideally, the other people in the group would be of both genders, and some would be in their late 30s or 40s. I live in Brooklyn....
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Violet Blue | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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How do I learn to live with a little more grace?Life is good, and objectively I know that I am very lucky/privileged to be where I am. But lately I find myself getting easily irritated and impatient with the silliest, mundane things..(work stalls and...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: sprezzy | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A proposed change to a common U.S. customs form would allow the government to vet travelers’ social media accounts.
From: The Atlantic | By: Kaveh Waddell | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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In a swing state that's central to his fortunes, local GOP leaders say there's almost no sign of Donald Trump's operation.
From: Politico | By: Katie Glueck | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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The GOP nominee has yet to mount an actual campaign. How much longer can our pundits pretend this is a horse race?
From: Salon.com | By: Eric Boehlert, Media Matters | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Mark Hill personally knows the importance of emergency responders: On two separate occasions, his father's life was saved by volunteer firefighters....
From: CNN | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Oklahomans for Health is actively attempting to collect 86,000 signatures before their 90 day deadline expires. They are in a race to collect the required number of signatures in order to add two state questions to the November 2016 ballot. The petition...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Alycia Ancell | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Pat Summitt would be the first to say you can't win an NCAA title -- let alone eight -- without great players. So which 10 Lady Vols had the greatest careers under Summitt in Knoxville?...
From: ESPN | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Donald Trump’s campaign hired a veteran political operative Wednesday to lead his 2016 efforts in Colorado.
From: Denver Post | By: John Frank | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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This year's election season and recent tragic events like the Orlando shooting have resulted in heated discussions around the country and on social media about issues like gun violence and LGBT equality. This week, Tumblr launched a new social impact...
From: AdWeek | By: Christine Birkner | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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I am the 'accidental admin' for a small but growing charity. We have a Windows Server 2012 R2 running on a single, newish server plus 8 workstations - 6 with Windows 7 Pro and 2 with Windows 10. The single server is simply a file server & not a domain...
From: Super User | By: Andy Clark | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Dennis LynchBrooklyn PaperThat’s plucked up! Thieves are stealing rose bushes from Owl’s Head Park and area front yards, green thumbs warn. It’s a blooming shame — and the thefts are definitely a thorn in...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Dennis Lynch | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Christian Siriano is ready to create something fierce. Leslie Jones called out unnamed designers Tuesday for declining to help dress her for the upcoming Ghostbusters premiere. Her comments sparked outrage and attention, which caught the eyes of Project...
From: Mashable | By: Yohana Desta | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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SAN FRANCISCO — How many people in San Francisco are homeless? The go-to figure is 6,600, and while it’s a useful baseline, it’s based on imprecise collection: a point-in-time count by community volunteers and agencies on one night in January 2015....
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Shan Wang | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Pat Summitt, who built the University of Tennessee's Lady Volunteers into a perennial power on the way to becoming the winningest coach in the history of major college basketball, has died....
From: CNN | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Representative Charlie Rangel is retiring, and nine Democrats are competing in today’s primary to replace him—including a ghost from Rangel’s past: His predecessor’s son, Adam Clayton Powell IV.
From: The Atlantic | By: Kia Gregory | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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The legendary University of Tennessee women’s basketball coach dies after battling Alzheimer’s disease. She was 64.
From: The Atlantic | By: Matt Vasilogambros | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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So much about selling legal cannabis remains to be worked out—including the industry’s gender norms.
From: The Atlantic | By: Emily DeRuy | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Tomorrow, I'm interviewing for an accounts payable clerk position with a large nonprofit media organization. I really want to get this job! Please help me prep for the interview.[Job Interview Filter]: I would love to work at this org, so when I saw...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: static sock | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Pastor James Marino, head of the San Diego Dream Center, says city officials have told him the group must stop feeding the homeless during July, when Major League Baseball's All Star Game comes to town. Merino says he plans to comply with the order,...
From: Reason | By: Charles Oliver | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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There’s a popular hoax circulating on social media and many food stamp recipients have already begun celebrating, but there’s a big catch. Apparently, the story is nothing more than a rumor; a viral hoax created to capture the attention of social...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Meaghan Ellis | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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You don't have to travel far or overexert yourself to experience Colorado's beauty. Just take advantage of our list of 10 great day hikes near Denver.
From: Denver Post | By: Colleen O'Connor | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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I traveled to the Toronto area earlier this year to write about two Canadian churches that partnered to adopt a family of Syrian refugees: BEAMSVILLE, Ontario — As war ravaged their homeland, a Syrian family of eight fled for their lives. The Muslim...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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In a small hospital in Kabul, international volunteers struggle to keep pace with a rush of civilians wounded in an unrelenting civil war.
From: MSNBC | Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Way, way back in February, Mr. Feather and I spent a sunny afternoon walking around Volunteer Park looking for the perfect spot to put our ceremony. We found a few options, but none of them felt quite right. read more The post Decorating the Great Outdoors...
From: Wedding Bee | By: Miss Feather | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A follow-up to this post. My lovely wife, a Red Cross volunteer has been asked to go to the local public swimming facilities to collect those "horribly insensitive" posters. After all, the Red Cross is made up of volunteers who rely on donations. Never...
From: Free Republic | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Judith Ellen (Bailey) Keneman, 69, passed away at the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro with family by her side, Sunday, May 22, 2016.
From: My Southborough | By: beth | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Despite the often oppressive heat, summer is the main season for... excavations... Tenth-grade students volunteering on an Israel Antiquities Authority dig at a stalactite cave near Moshav Manot in the Western Galilee earlier in June discovered a 40,000-year-old...
From: Free Republic | By: Israel Hayom | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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On Tuesday night, the board re-appointed all but one of the volunteers asking for re-up without any questions. They also agreed to one committee's request to make new appointments but postponed another.
From: My Southborough | By: beth | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A Palestinian teen, Muhammad Nasser Tarayra, was killed on Thursday morning in Kiryat Arba, an Israeli settlement in the southern occupied West Bank outside Hebron, after reportedly carrying out an attack against a young settler girl [Hallel Yaffa Ariel,13],...
From: Mondoweiss | By: Kate | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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On January 6, the Coalition for Trump Victory Cruise is scheduled to set sail from Miami to the Bahamas. The organizer is Robert Jeter, an oil rig worker who lives in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. The 43-year-old also volunteers as executive director of the Coalition...
From: Broward-Palm Beach New Times | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Owing to a hefty stack of evidence clearly indicating that the song belongs in the public domain, members of the band Satorii are taking the alleged copyright holders of "This Land" to court to prove so once and for all. ____________________________________...
From: Hypebot | By: Guest Post | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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When vacation rolls around, the last thing a kid wants to do is have to go back to school. But in Venezuela, for many school is the only place they can get a solid meal. In this special report, we highlight a plan by the Miranda state government to use...
From: Caracas Chronicles | By: Mabel Sarmiento | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Robert J Moore, CEO, RJ Metrics How do you create a visual identity for your business when a sense of style isn’t in your DNA? This was the challenge faced by the founders of RJMetrics, who set out to disrupt an industry where appearance is everything....
From: Business of Software blog | By: nicolabreen | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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This dad learned the importance of parenting equally and not expecting congratulations when doing so. Our friends at YourTango have shared his story. I'd placed myself on a pedestal for doing something as simple as helping my wife with our baby. I was...
From: LilSugar | By: YourTango | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Corporate volunteering programs are widely credited by business leaders and volunteers for giving participants valuable work-related skills that improve their job performance. A new study suggests there is truth to these claims, but that the extent to...
From: PhysOrg | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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How do we know that we are pleasing God in all that we do? Who will be our next president? It’s a question that is on everyone’s mind. In light of the upcoming presidential election, economic questions like, “Should we trade with China?” or “How...
From: Christianity Today | By: Anne Bradley | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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WisCon is, as far as I know, science fiction’s longest-running effort to smash the kyriarchy in convention form. Every Memorial Day weekend, about a thousand people gather in Madison, Wisconsin to talk about the intersections of science fiction and...
From: The Rotund | By: Marianne Kirby | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Near-term money issues outflank even health, career and relationship worries
From: Time | By: Dan Kadlec | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Two years ago in the Roka village commune in Cambodia's Battambang province, Loeum Lorm was one of nearly 300 people to discover he was HIV-positive. Since learning of his infection, Lorm, 52, has become a volunteer, helping fellow HIV patients receive...
From: Voice of America | By: Hul Reaksmey | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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All events scheduled for the Franklin Town Common6pm - 10pm Amusements* and Food Booths 7pm - 10pm Phantom Band*Carnival Special Thursday and Monday. Pay one price unlimited rides. July 4th Coalition webpage screen grab DonationsThe Franklin July 4th...
From: Franklin Matters | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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An extensive sex abuse case has shaken Prince George’s County, where former school volunteer Deonte Carraway has been indicted on 270 counts in a child porn case that affected 23 victims.
From: Washington Post | By: David Streit | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A total of 133 washing machine drums were turned into lamps to light up Portugal’s São João de Deus Street. Volunteers of Teatro Metaphora collected the old and broken washing machines over the course of six months. Many appliances were found on...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lucy Wang | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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On top of the 250 per cent tax deduction on donations, businesses in Singapore will also enjoy a 250 per cent tax deduction on wages and related expenses if they send employees to volunteer and provide certain services to charities recognised as Institutions...
From: Channel News Asia | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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In Western North Carolina, the people who volunteer to run the county campaign offices, work the phone banks, who man the sign crews that spread the names of the candidates for local offices. and who serve as election judges are not happy.
From: American Thinker | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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About 100 people gathered on Tennessee's campus Wednesday night and told their favorite personal anecdotes about former Lady Volunteers basketball coach Pat Summitt at a candlelight vigil.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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NEW DELHI : Prime Minister Narendra Modi had not finished underplaying growing incidence of hate speech by his supporters in a TV interview on Monday when a video surfaced of two bruised and battered Muslim men being forced to eat cow dung.The Indian...
From: Dawn | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Julie Matsushima and the late Dave Fadness were honored by the San Jose Parks Foundation for their volunteer work on behalf of the city's green spaces.
From: San Jose Mercury News | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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