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3 hrs ago | The Argus

A line needs drawing

My Little Pony and penalty shoot-outs may not be the first subjects which come to mind when you think of university academia topics.

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5 hrs ago | Evening Times

Don't ignore the signs of cancer

FOR decades cancer deaths in Glasgow have been far too high, leading to a premature death for too many people.

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9 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we areNavy...

Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we are Navy with a mission in mind tells us what kind of nation we are Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/1tLVBPo Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Navy, US Military, World News, China

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Town Talk

If ISIS attacks again, what will U.S. do? - ColumnIf ISIS attacks...

If ISIS attacks again, what will U.S. do? - Column If ISIS attacks one or more U.S. cities, what then? We can't bomb ourselves.

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Related Topix: Prison, Metal, Isis, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Terrorism

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Will: American criminal justice defended by judge's essay

What is called "the" 1964 Civil Rights Act is justly celebrated for outlawing racial and other discrimination in employment, "public accommodations" and elsewhere.

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Related Topix: Prison, Law, Criminal Justice, Criminal Defense Law

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Woman accused of setting fire with burned bacon

A Utah woman accused of using a pound of bacon to start a fire in her ex-boyfriend's house will stand trial on arson charges.

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Related Topix: Fire, Winooski, VT

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Bound bodies of 2 found in Philly river; 3rd hurt

The bodies of two men who had been bound with duct tape, stabbed and weighed down with makeshift anchors were pulled from a river Wednesday after a third bound man, wet and also covered with stab wounds, was found wandering along a road in the dark, police said.

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Sydney Morning Herald

'It takes a certain chutzpah to meet ministers in the nude'

Paul Keating has always taken wicked pleasure in cutting his enemies down to size, but his delight in shrinking Bob Hawke's most treasured legend to that of a minnow surely ranks close to the unholiest cut of all.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Couple plead guilty in man's Craigslist killing

A newlywed couple charged in the stabbing death of a stranger they lured through a Craigslist ad offering companionship pleaded guilty to murder on Tuesday and face mandatory sentences of life without parole.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty, Northumberland County, PA, Sunbury, PA, Troy, PA, Selinsgrove, PA

Wall Street Journal

Opinion: Best of the Web Today: The Reluctant Warrior

Imagine that President Obama, immediately after his re-election, assembled a sort of reverse bucket list--an enumeration of the things he least wanted to do in his second term.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Business Journal

Opinion: Shortsighted approach to tourism costs state money

That's all the more reason why state leaders must find a way to come up with a measly $7.5 million to promote Washington to outsiders.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

Charita Goshay: Ferguson is microcosm of larger frustration

To call Ferguson a suburb is disingenuous. According to the Brookings Institution, the community's poverty rate doubled to 22 percent from 11 percent between 2000 and 2012.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Crested Butte to be Bud Light's 'Whatever' town

Some people in normally laid back Crested Butte are not up for "Whatever" - a secretive Bud Light plan to paint their mountain town blue and turn it into a fantasy town for an online and television ad campaign.

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Penninsula News Review

B.C. VIEWS: Ruts in road to farmland changes

The month-long Agricultural Land Commission consultation closed Aug. 22, and the B.C. government is compiling the feedback received from a province-wide tour and invitation to comment.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Canada

WTNH

Study: Social media users shy away from opinions

Tired of that friend or relative who won't stop posting or tweeting political opinions? Online loudmouths may be annoying, but a new survey suggests they are in the minority.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Rutgers University

India.com

United Nations chief asks India-Pakistan to resolve issues through dialogue

United Nations, Aug 26: UN chief Ban Ki-moon has asked India and Pakistan to resolve their issues peacefully and through dialogue, against the backdrop of cancellation of foreign-secretary level talks between the two nations and continued ceasefire violations by Pakistan along border posts.

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Related Topix: Pakistan

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

California over-drugs a " and fails a " foster children: Editorial

"I felt like I was a prisoner in my own body," said Rochelle Trochtenberg, 31, a former Los Angeles foster youth who now lives in Eureka, Calif.

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Related Topix: California, California Government, Eureka, CA, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Family, Kids, Healthcare Law, Law

KITV-TV

Voice your opinions about rail

Have an opinion about rail? Now you can make it heard. Here to tell us more -- Vice President of R-T-K-L Nathan Cherry.

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Related Topix: North America Travel, Travel, Hawaii Travel

Wall Street Journal

Will Islamic State's Rise Turn U.S. Public Opinion?

Here in the nation's capital, the question of the moment is whether the rise of the Islamic State extremist group has changed President Barack Obama's reluctance to re-engage in Iraq militarily, or to really intervene for the first time in Syria-and that certainly is an important question.

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Boston.com

Obama's Kennedy

Ted Kennedy, who died on Aug. 25 five years ago, was the last politician Obama respected or admired.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, Massachusetts, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Ted Cruz

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