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2 hrs ago | Fox News

Rate of Christian girls abducted and attacked by extremists on the rise in Egypt

Young Christian women are facing a greater risk of being kidnapped by extremists, tortured, and even forced to convert to Islam since the Arab Spring ended in 2011.


Related Topix: World News, Egypt

7 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Personal Finance: When choosing colleges, how to calculate the money factor.

Part of the state's California CareerZone website, it lets students create a lifestyle budget and search potential occupations, then match them with colleges that fit the student's personal and financial picture.


Related Topix: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Charitable Organizations, San Francisco, CA, UC Santa Barbara

Sat Apr 19, 2014

CBS Local

Texas Search Group, FAA, At Odds Over Drone Use

A Texas-based group involved in searches for missing persons around the nation has run afoul of federal aviation authorities who are prohibiting the non-profit organization from employing drones in its work.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The Star Online

Iran slams U.S. justice verdict on Manhattan skyscraper

Iran on Saturday criticised a U.S. government move to seize a Manhattan skyscraper owned largely by a foundation that promotes its language and Islamic culture, saying this violated the right to religious freedom in the United States.


Related Topix: US News

Bellingham Herald

When delight turns to reality, it's goodbye, Easter Bunny

Yet the group was able to incorporate as a nonprofit, dedicating itself to promoting responsible rabbit ownership, matching abandoned rabbits with bunny-loving foster caretakers and ultimately setting up perhaps the first rabbits-only adoption center at its headquarters here.


Related Topix: Pets, Rabbits, Ohio

Stars and Stripes

Ten years after his death, Pat Tillman's spirit lives on in a military scholar program

A stone marker in San Jose's community of New Almaden. An 8-foot statue in Glendale, Ariz.


Related Topix: Glendale, AZ, UC Berkeley, US Army


Local veteran with PTSD lucky to have service dog

Randy and Louie are a remarkable team. In fact, the two are tethered together with a special over-the-shoulder, no-hands leash almost all the time.


NC woman to climb Kilimanjaro to focus on diabetes

Thea Nunez will be the only American in a group of 20 people who all live with Type 1 diabetes.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Re: NewsOne Minute: PETA After First Lady Over Easter Egg Roll

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, more fondly known as PETA, is targeting first lady Michelle Obama in a new YouTube video, pleading with her to end the tradition of using real eggs in the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.


Related Topix: Activism, Michelle Obama, Harlem (New York, NY), South Huntington, NY, Huntington, NY

The Leaf-Chronicle

First lady, Jill Biden to visit Fort Campbell

First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are scheduled to visit Fort Campbell next week to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair.


Related Topix: Michelle Obama


Scientists and Headlining Entertainers Unite to Find a Cure for Scleroderma

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Related Topix: Dining, Genetics, Medicine

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg Man Sentenced for Providing Fatal Heroin

A Harrisonburg man, who was found guilty by a jury in May 2013, was sentenced Thursday in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Harrisonburg on heroin distribution charges.


Related Topix: Drugs, Harrisonburg, VA, Federal Prisons, Prison


U.S., plaintiffs reach settlement on Iran-linked New York skyscraper

The U.S. government has agreed to distribute proceeds from the sale of a Manhattan skyscraper linked to Iran to families who were affected by attacks aided by the Islamic republic, according to a court document filed Thursday.



Named giveNkind the new, Gurnee-based non-profit will help charitable organizations nationwide bridge the gap between what they have and what they need to thrive.


Related Topix: Gurnee, IL

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

McAuliffe, Warner donate funds tied to straw donor

Gov. Terry McAuliffe and U.S. Sen Mark Warner are donating to charity funds tied to a wealthy hotel executive and Democratic fundraiser who pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

CBS Atlanta

Laketown Wharf In Panama City Beach Hosts Warrior Beach Retreat

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Related Topix: Panama City Beach, FL

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Illinois gives early OK to $100M for Obama museum

Even though Chicago is where Barack Obama got his start in politics, first lady Michelle Obama grew up and the Obamas still call their hometown, state and local officials aren't taking for granted that the Windy City will land the president's official library.


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Illinois, Illinois Government, Michelle Obama, US House of Representatives, Rahm Emanuel

Long Island Business News

Ex-Google CEO to advise on NYS school tech spending

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has been appointed to advise New York on how to spend a proposed $2 billion for technology upgrades in schools.


Related Topix: WebMD

WANE-TV Fort Wayne

Community Foundation leverages 100th anniversary to help five nonprofits

The "Let's Give, Allen County" campaign celebrates the 100th anniversary of Community Foundations by helping five local nonprofit organizations make strides towards a specific dream.


Related Topix: Allen County, IN, Fort Wayne, IN

The Daily Freeman-Journal

Leaning in the digital age

Webster City Middle School has been approved as a Certified Common Sense School.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Webster City, IA, Education Etc.


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