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Worker distrust of employer is pervasive

Despite the rebound in the U.S. economy and an improving job market, nearly one in four workers say they don't trust their employer and only about half believe their employer is open and upfront with them, according to the American Psychological Association's 2014 Work and Well-Being Survey released today.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Drug-Addicted Mothers Need Treatment, Not Punishment

National Public Radio reported yesterday about a new bill in Tennessee waiting for the governor's signature that will make it a crime for women to give birth to drug-addicted babies.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Mass Transit

DC: Infrastructure Week Coalition Adds Three Allies

These three groups join some of the foremost voices in Washington on the committee to lead Infrastructure Week including, the U.S. Council on Competitiveness, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Brookings Institution's Metropolitan Policy Program, the National Association of Manufacturers, Building America's Future, the AFL-CIO, the North America's ... (more)

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Green Bay Press-Gazette

Harris will run as Democrat to succeed Petri

Winnebago County Executive Mark Harris is the first Democrat to enter the 6th Congressional District race to succeed Rep. Tom Petri.

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Related Topix: US News, Media, Radio, Winnebago County, WI, Manitowoc, WI, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, Barack Obama

Chicago Tribune

Bio

Amy Dickinson joined Chicago Tribune in July 2003 as the newspaper's signature general advice columnist.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsTAXING a House of Cards

On National Public Radio's "All Things Considered" the other evening, I caught a story about President Barack Obama and the news media.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, W., George Bush, Journalism, Hillary Clinton

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

More public talk about race

It's exciting to witness incremental progress being made in efforts to deal with issues of race in the Rochester... Submissions to National Public Radio host and journalist Michelle Norris for her Race Card Project, are shown at her home in Washington.

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Freshnews

U.S. Navy Awards Harris Corporation Potential $133 Million Broadband...

The U.S. Navy has awarded Harris Corporation an eight-year contract valued at up to $133 million to provide shipboard terminals that give crews access to high-bandwidth voice and data communications.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Telecom, Harris Corporation, Media, Radio, SignaCert, Harris, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Television, CapRock Communications

Beat the Press

A Coordinated Refusal to Work Is Usually Called a 'Strike,' Even on Mount Everest

I'm just trying to help out National Public Radio. In their top of the hour news segment on Morning Edition they referred to the possibility that the Sherpas who place the ropes and assist climbers may collectively decide not to work to demand more compensation for the families of the Sherpas who died last week in an avalanche.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

KOTA Television

How yard waste gets reused

Tree branches, grass, and any yard clippings are considered yard waste in most cities.

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411mania.com

Details on Chris Brown's Easter Meal in Jail

Details on Chris Brown's Easter Meal in Jail Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.19.2014 Brown still in jail for the holiday before his trial... TMZ asked the Northern Neck Regional Jail about what Chris Brown would be eating for his Easter Sunday meal, since he will be spending the holiday there.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

MarketWatch

Not all Fed communication is created equal

From minutes to press conferences to prepared speeches to interviews, there's a heck of a lot of information coming out of the Federal Reserve.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

411mania.com

Chris Brown's Assault Accuser Evaluates the Strength of His Punch

Chris Brown's Assault Accuser Evaluates the Strength of His Punch Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 04.17.2014 He said it was about a six compared to Brown's bodyguard... TMZ says the man accusing Chris Brown of assault from an incident that occurred in Washington, DC last year said that Brown punches at a six on a scale of 1 to 10. The man in question, ... (more)

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CBS 47

New Mayport leader looks at military additions and possible cuts

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 AM on 4/18, issued at 10:44 AM Bryceville, FL JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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American Reporter

On Native GroundA 40 Year-Old Question May Be Answered Nov. 2

BRADENTON, Fla., Oct. 27, 2010, 6:35PM -- Ariana Huffington says she is bringing 10,000 people with her on 200 buses that leave Flushing, New York, at 6AM Saturday morning, Oct. 30, for the "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear" on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., from 1 TO 3PM ET on Saturday afternoon.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Jeffrey Siegel to Conclude Mistresses and Masterpieces Series on 5/18

Jeffrey Siegel's Keyboard Conversations are brilliantly polished concerts-with-commentary format in which captivating remarks precede virtuoso performances of piano masterpieces.

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The Burlington Free Press

Best Bets for week of April 17

The night will be hosted by Peter Sagal, who leads the comic NPR game show "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!" Storytellers include comics Cindy Pierce and Elna Baker, musician Peter Aguero and "Wait Wait" producer Ian Chillag, plus special guests.

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Cortez Journal News

Supreme Court moves U.S. toward oligarchy

They tossed out overall limits on how much rich individuals can contribute to political candidates, political parties, and campaign groups.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsTAXING a House of Cards

On National Public Radio's "All Things Considered" the other evening, I caught a story about President Barack Obama and the news media.

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The Charlotte Observer

US Senate candidate Mark Harris became leader in church, North Carolina marriage fight

U.S. Senate Republican candidate Mark Harris speaks with attendees following The Great Debate, a forum sponsored by the East Wake Republican Club at Hephzibah Baptist Church on Friday in Wendell.

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