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How to Stay Inspired and Avoid Bloggers Burn Out In today’s lesson I want to talk about blogger burnout and how to avoid it. Most bloggers start out blogging with an incredible burst of passion, excitement and energy with their blogging, but usually...
From: ProBlogger | By: ProBlogger | Monday, December 5, 2016
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A 19-year-old medical student and migrant home volunteer from Germany was found dead in October, her body dumped into a river near the town of Freiburg. Now, investigators have arrested a 17-year-old Afghan refugee in relation to the case that … More...
From: EveryJoe | By: Wil Reagan | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Parenting in December is hard enough without sanctimony over present limits and "experiences instead of stuff"
From: Salon.com | By: Dena Landon | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Adjustments to Beijing's four-tiered emergency air pollution warning system take effect December 15, raising the threshold of the most dire alert but increasing the number of cars to be banned from the road during the two highest alerts. The new policy...
From: The Beijinger | By: admin | Monday, December 5, 2016
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"I have zero experience with the cold ... But I love the adrenaline of being here."
From: Business Insider | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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The rebels have been retreating from eastern Aleppo for more than a week, and government forces are likely to prevail...
From: Time | By: Bassem Mroue / AP | Monday, December 5, 2016
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ON THE MOVE Jennifer Jackman has been appointed chief executive for Edinger Medical Group in Fountain Valley. Jackman, a health care leader and recognized public policy advocate for physician organizations, has over 25 years of experience in the...
From: Orange County Register | Monday, December 5, 2016
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**Abraham Lincoln:** [State of the Union Address](http://www.infoplease.com/t/hist/state-of-the-union/73.html): "Fellow-Citizens of the Senate and House of Representatives... >In the midst of unprecedented political troubles we have cause of great...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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A lesson from an antique British monarch on 'The Crown'
From: The American Conservative | By: Rod Dreher | Monday, December 5, 2016
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I wish I could say this surprises me:Mitt Romney's chances for being secretary of State in a Trump administration are fading amid a deep division among President-elect Trump's team, and that is giving...
From: Hullabaloo | By: digby | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The column that sometimes writes from its mobile office, parked outside Millville City Hall
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Don E. Woods | For NJ.com | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Saturday said Iran is willing to mediate between Pakistan and India over the long standing issue of Kashmir, reported DawnNews. "The bond we have with India and Pakistan is important to us, we hope for the best...
From: Dawn | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Volunteers started working the day after Thanksgiving to give the White House its annual holiday charm.
From: NPR | By: Scott Horsley | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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The contradictions of exporting revolution
From: The Atlantic | By: Jamie Miller | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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The 2017 special elections will be held after the state's racially gerrymandered districts are redrawn. The post North Carolina GOP Wants Another Discriminatory Voter ID Law as Court Orders 2017 Special Elections appeared first on Rewire....
From: RH Reality Check | By: Michelle D. Anderson | Friday, December 2, 2016
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Butch Jones will "thoroughly, thoroughly examine" every aspect of his program as the Volunteers prepare for the Music City Bowl and attempt to reverse a late-season slide. After getting off to a 5-0 start and...
From: NewsOK | Monday, December 5, 2016
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In North Carolina, public schools are getting a lot less, while charter schools aren't giving more
From: Salon.com | By: Jeff Bryant, Alternet | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Marking International Volunteer Day, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today hailed the volunteers for providing shelter and support for refugees as well as those who were integral in emergency response situations in Haiti, Sri Lanka, Mali,...
From: UN News Centre | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Kathy Davis volunteers to give up her seat on an oversold Spirit Airlines flight. Then she can’t use the vouchers. Is that fair?
From: Seattle Times | By: Christopher Elliott | Monday, December 5, 2016
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A monument to hundreds of orphans cared for by Irishman Thomas Barnardo’s charity and buried in unmarked graves has been unveiled in east London. Monument to 513 Barnardo’s children buried in unmarked graves a century ago unveiled in London...
From: The Irish Post | By: Aidan Lonergan | Monday, December 5, 2016
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First Michigan vs. Florida State meeting since 1991.
From: The Big Lead | By: Ty Duffy | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Includes all the spoilers.As clever Billfolders may remember, I ended my “How Gilmore Girls Do Money” series the exact same way Amy Sherman-Palladino chose to end Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, although a few of the details—and the final four...
From: The Billfold | By: Nicole Dieker | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Rob Richie American democracy today is working more poorly than it has in generations. Even as the toxic 2016 presidential campaign featured the two most unpopular major party candidates in modern history and Congress has historic lows in approval, minor...
From: Cato Institute | By: Jason Kuznicki | Monday, December 5, 2016
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An inside look at the organization’s radical approach.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Bruce A. Strong | Monday, December 5, 2016
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"Good faith"?
From: Hot Air | By: Ed Morrissey | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Confession: I LOVE the holidays. Pretty much the entire season between the week before Thanksgiving and New Years Day is my jam. read more The post Figuring Out Holiday Traditions appeared first on Weddingbee....
From: Wedding Bee | By: Miss Wishbone | Monday, December 5, 2016
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With autos and cab numbers slowly dwindling as Tamil Nadu chief minister remained in very critical condition in Apollo Hospitals, a team of volunteers in Chennai have come forward to help those stuck without access to commute.
From: Times of India | Monday, December 5, 2016
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There might be a lot of things holding you back from traveling: you’re don't have a lot of money, are working a job you hate, or have tons of loans. Yet that is the perfect circumstance to start looking beyond your immediate area and start figuring...
From: Nomadic Matt | By: NomadicMatt | Monday, December 5, 2016
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SPONSORED POST: It’s time to start planning your participation in The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club’s (WHJWC) 10th Annual Luminary Night, which this year takes place on Sunday, Dec. 11. On Luminary Night, families and businesses throughout...
From: The Swellesley Report | By: Deborah Brown | Monday, December 5, 2016
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I'm interested in joining the field of disaster response--specifically, setting up and running the infrastructure for refugee camps. I realize that this is just as much of a political problem as it is a logistical problem, and I'm interested in that...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: myelin sheath | Monday, December 5, 2016
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  Sprague’s Annual Cookie Walk, The Ultimate Cookie Sale Thursday, December 8 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Sprague Gym It’s more than just cookies. Also featuring… Raffle Selfie Station (new!) Linx Dancers Historical Photo Sale Spirit Shop Bach to Rock...
From: The Swellesley Report | By: Deborah Brown | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Slashing food waste is becoming trendy in Denmark. A grocery store in Copenhagen called Wefood is peddling expired goods - and it's become so popular that it's opening a second branch in the district of Nørrebro. Like the first store, the Nørrebro...
From: Inhabitat | By: Lacy Cooke | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The antiques show is held twice a year at the Mauricetown Volunteer Fire Co. Hall in Mauricetown.
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Bill Gallo Jr. | For NJ.com | Monday, December 5, 2016
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When you think of the holiday season, you instantly think of a crazy time of year, right? I feel like holiday and crazy are basically synonymous these days. Parties and baking and decorating and school plays and shopping and wrapping and hosting and...
From: Simple Mom | By: Alysa Bajenaru | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Independent president Roque De La Fuenta announced he plans to sue the Florida Secretary of State, as well as the Broward County Supervisor of Elections for election fraud Monday, according to an exclusive interview with the Daily Caller News Foundation....
From: Free Republic | By: Daily Caller | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The deadline for the Heisman Trophy ballots is December 5, and the 2016 Heisman finalists will be announced. Each year, college football sports enthusiasts climb over mounds of statistics to see if their predictions for the Heisman Trophy will come true,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Maryam Louise | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Graphic content warning: This article contains disturbing information and subject matter. Several of the links in particular contain material which readers are likely to find upsetting, and made the editor physically sick. Please do not follow these...
From: Free Republic | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Music City Bowl: Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Tennessee Volunteers
From: ESPN Chicago | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The College Football Playoff and New Year’s Six lineups are set, but there’s much more to bowl season than the top line games. Running 40 games deep and stretching from Dec. 17 to Jan. 9, the 2016-17 bowl schedule came together Sunday afternoon,...
From: College Football Talk | By: Zach Barnett | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The holidays are a time to celebrate the joy and warmth of the season with friends and family. In Lexington, the local Home Instead Senior Care® office is inviting the community to celebrate with local seniors who may be alone during the holiday season....
From: Inside Medford | By: insidemedford | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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How many times have you heard that college is the best four years of your life? A lot, most likely. From grandparents to parents to peers, it seems like everybody had a blast except for you. No worries. You're not alone.Whether you have one or all three...
From: College Fashion | By: Sharon - Arizona State University | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The remains of Fidel Castro were laid to rest in a private funeral Sunday at Santa Ifigenia Cemetery in the city of Santiago de Cuba, where Castro launched his revolution decades ago. The Castro funeral ends a nine day period of national mourning in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Eric Scott Pickard | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Grace My name is Grace and I’m a 5 month old kitten who only weighs 2.3 lbs. I had a rough start in life, being picked up off the street, barely alive. Since being rescued a few months ago, my foster mom has been dedicated to taking care of me. I just...
From: Inside Medford | By: insidemedford | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Volunteers gathered at St. Joseph's Church on Saturday to keep a late Jersey City fire captain's Christmas tradition alive.
From: Newark Star-Ledger | By: Caitlin Mota | The Jersey Journal | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Hyperloop One and Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) are the two main companies working on Elon Musk's vision of the Hyperloop. Both have set eyes on similar markets - the US, Emirates, Northern and Eastern Europe - to try and launch a first...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The household survey, through which the ministry of happiness is planning to cover a sample of 14,000, will include adults above 15, UAE nationals, foreigners, children (10-14 years old), tourists and labourers.
From: Khaleej Times | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Mission.
From: Hot Air | By: Ed Morrissey | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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A hundred volunteers gathered at the 38th Street underpass on Saturday to paint a mural that connects the east and west sides of RiNo
From: Denver Post | By: Danika Worthington | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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On a Saturday after the election of a president whom some vilify and blame on so-called Christian conservatives, politics is far from the minds of more than 100 volunteers at one of Orange County’s larger evangelical churches. Members of Calvary...
From: Orange County Register | By: By DAVID WHITING | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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