Jackson Hospital names new CFO
Paul Peiffer has been selected as the new Chief Financial Officer for Jackson Hospital.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Red, white and new: Varied paths lead to naturalization ceremony
Central Missouri is home to 30 newly minted citizens today, the result of a naturalization ceremony held Thursday afternoon at the Miller Performing Arts Center.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Washington Post
New Hampshirea s death penalty repeal fails by a single vote
A repeal of New Hampshire's death penalty fell just one vote short Thursday, in a 12 to 12 tie in the Senate.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
UGA profs' pay ranks last among peers
Average pay for full professors at the University of Georgia is now dead last compared to professors' average pay at the university's officially designated "peer" institutions, according to a UGA professor's analysis.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Column: Florida's schools moving in the right direction
We are thrilled to join Florida's educators in celebrating the impressive progress made by our students, teachers and schools in the past 15 years.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Darryl Strawberry Recovery Center proposal pulledDarryl Strawberry...
ST. LOUIS - Darryl Strawberry's namesake won't show up in St. Louis after all. A proposed psychiatric and rehab center was set to be named for the former baseball star.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Rand Paul considering expanded whistleblower laws for contractors
Speaking to a libertarian-leaning audience Sunday about ex-contractor Edward Snowden, Sen. Rand Paul said he's thinking about ways to "expand the whistleblower statute to government contractors."
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Florida heads deadline crush to sign up for Obamacare
Elizabeth Hernandez, left, a navigator for the Affordable Care Act helps Giao Phan sign up for health insurance at the East Orange Community Center, Monday, March 31, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Raising the Minimum Wage Does not 'Kill Jobs' - Preliminary Evidence from 2014
At the beginning of 2014, thirteen states increased their minimum wage. Of these thirteen states, four passed legislation raising the minimum wage .
The Washington Post
See where every execution has taken place since 1977, in one map
A majority of Americans support the death penalty, but their ranks have been shrinking for 17 years, according to a new Pew Research Center poll .
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Don't Kick Drug Users Off Food Stamps
Late last week Georgia lawmakers passed a measure to require drug tests for the state's nearly 2 million food stamp recipients if case workers have "reasonable suspicion" a recipient was using illegal drugs.