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Aircraft Accident Fatalities Worldwide: Decade of Declining Tolls
The March 8 disappearance of a Malaysian airliner bound for China has focused the world's attention on an event that has grown rarer in recent years.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Free 311GIS Webinar
Geographic Technologies Group is pleased to announce that it will be offering a free 311GIS webinar on Friday, March 21. 311GIS is the latest in crowd-sourcing applications for local government.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Trumka: Minimum Wage Will Pass - or Republicans Will `Pay a Price'
For all the resistance to raising the federal minimum wage in Washington, Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, predicts Congress will pass it.
by the Numbers: 99
Candidate for U.S. Congress Alex Sink on Feb. 26, 2014, at the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections center in Largo, Fla.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Why California rules the solar industry
The upcoming March 14 weekly edition of the Phoenix Business Journal will examine the state of solar energy in Arizona, what challenges the industry faces and how it compares with California and other states.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Perhaps this wintry weather is good for us
Looking back through some documents that I had for a column which I wrote several years ago, I came across some interesting information that should make us all feel pretty good.
Recreational marijuana use bill introduced in Florida legislature
"It's not a radical position...to say that decriminalization or legalization ought to occur," says U.S. Representative Dennis Kucinich .
Obama Welcomes - Stubborn Women' to Night of White House Soul Music
President Barack Obama and Patti LaBelle after she performed "Over the Rainbow" during the "In Performance at the White House: Women of Soul" in the East Room of the White House in Washington on March 6, 2014.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Artist Martinez E-B will soon revamp Richmond Heights fire hydrants with resident-inspired art
Soon, fire hydrants throughout Richmond Heights will be transformed into eye-catching, artistic expressions, thanks to a partnership that was cultivated about two years ago between Richmond Heights Mayor Miesha Headen and a local artist, Martinez E-B.
Ex-inmates protest death row law
Editor's note: The dramatic exoneration of falsely accused murderer Michael Morton is the subject of CNN Films' "An Unreal Dream, The Michael Morton Story," airing Thursday, December 5, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN TV.
Grayce E. Chatham, of Defiance, was born in Defiance, Ohio, on June 17, 1919, to Chauncey and Eunice Rittenhouse.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Obama's Budget Underwhelms Immigration Advocates
If President Barack Obama's budget proposal today was meant to energize fellow Democrats heading into the November elections, it may be coming up short in at least one area: Immigration enforcement.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Rational Flood Insurance Needs Better Implementation
As someone who believes in accountability to taxpayers, I too want a sound flood insurance program, but I also want a program that is fair to Florida families.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Hot buys this month are signs of spring
Pack it in: Pack up your troubles, come on get happy - with some new luggage. The International Travel Goods Show takes place this month in Phoenix, and that means retailers who sell suitcases and other travel accessories will begin clearing out the remainder of last year's models.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Selling of Hillary Clinton: `Aversion to the National Media'
First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton responds to a gift of boxer shorts for the President from University of Colorado tri-executive president student Stephanie Ascher, left, in this March 14, 1995 file photo in Boulder, Co.
by the Numbers: 63%
The labor force participation rate of 63 percent in January underscores how the job market has recovered slowly and partially since a deep recession ended in 2009.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Hillary Clinton: Obama's Venezuelan Handshake Photo-Opp - - We Tried'
Activists prepare to throw a molotov cocktail at National Guard troopers during a protest in San Cristobal, capital of the western border state of Tachira, Venezuela, on Feb. 21, 2014.
California has most top-rated nursing homes
A total of 416 of the 1,268 skilled nursing homes in California received five stars in 2014 under the federal government's quality rating system.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Local theater presents 'Flamingo Court'
The Genoa Civic Theatre and Literary Society will present "Flamingo Court" this weekend and next week at the historic Town Hall Opera House.
Boehner to Reporter: - I Can Dish It Out - And I Can Take It.'
Never more so than when covering House Speaker John Boehner, who's known for commenting on reporters' sartorial choices which he finds, let's say, questionable.