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42 min ago |

Mo. governor orders withdrawal of Guard

FERGUSON, Mo. - As tensions on the streets here seemed to ease Thursday, Governor Jay Nixon ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from the city.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Entertainment, Television, St. Louis, MO

4 hrs ago | CBC News

Quebec pension reform talks a 'farce,' union leaders say

Montreal police union president Yves Francoeur called the Bill 3 hearings 'theatre' and accused the Liberal government of using a 'bulldozer' approach to pension reform.


Related Topix: Pension, Entertainment, Television

9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Demilitarization is not an option. What is?

A demonstrator, who declined to give her name, holds a mirror up to police officers forming a containment line in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday during a protest against the shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Entertainment, Television, Occupy Wall Street

13 hrs ago |

NFL's Mobile Chief Moves To Tremor To Lead SSP Roll-Out

The National Football League's GM of mobile, Manish Jha, has leapt to Tremor Video to spearhead sell-side relationships in his new role as president of publisher platforms.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

17 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

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21 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

Two Gentlemen of Verona

Simon Godwin makes his Royal Shakespeare Company debut to direct Shakespeare's exuberant romantic comedy The Two Gentleman of Verona which will be broadcast live to Theatr Mwldan , Cardigan on Wednesday 3 September at 7.00pm.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Cleanup follows heavy storms in Phoenix area

Residents began cleaning up Wednesday from devastating flooding that slammed Arizona a day earlier, trapping people in vehicles and homes and destroying up to $2 million worth of inventory at a cactus nursery north of Phoenix.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, Weather, Entertainment, Television, New River, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ

CBC News

Pay to play? NFL reportedly asked stars for money in exchange for Super Bowl halftime gig

Singers Rihanna, Katy Perry and rock group Coldplay reportedly asked by NFL to pay to play the 2015 Super Bowl halftime show.


Related Topix: Dance, Coldplay, Pop/Rock, Entertainment, Television, 'Weird Al' Yankovic

The Catholic Sun Phoenix

The universal church comes home

A statue of Mary is venerated during Mass at St. Mary's Basilica in Phoenix Aug. 15, the feast of the Assumption.


Related Topix: St. Mary's, AK, Entertainment, Television, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

CBC News

Pension protests underway in Montreal and Quebec City

Union leaders called for calm Wednesday as hundreds of municipal employees took to the streets of Montreal and Quebec City to protest against proposed pension reforms.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Entertainment, Television

A Test That Predicts Sudden Cardiac Death

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Related Topix: Northern Illinois University, Sales, Chicago, IL, Groove Commerce, Entertainment, Television

The Independent

At least 27 dead and several missing after landslides hit Hiroshima in Japan

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Asia, Weather, Entertainment, Television, Landslide, Home Gardening, Home

TG Daily

NAB sues FCC over spectrum auctions

The National Association of Broadcasters has filed a suit against the FCC over the proposed spectrum auction slated for mid-2015.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics


Dan Sullivan takes lead in Alaska GOP Senate race

American cities looking to be more innovative in how they address local issues can now get a helping hand from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charitable foundation.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US National Guard, US Military, Entertainment, Television, US Governors, Jay Nixon

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS Local

Heavy Rains Bring New Damage, Outages To Metro Detroit

Powerful thunderstorms hit the Detroit area Tuesday afternoon, and while it was nothing like last week's historic downpour , it was enough to cause damage in several areas.


Related Topix: Heavy, Entertainment, Television, Weather, Montcalm County, MI

WCHS-TV Charleston

8-Year-Old Falls To Death In Yellowstone Canyon

Yellowstone National Park, Wyo. An 8-year-old girl has died after falling about 550 feet while hiking in Yellowstone National Park.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Poway, CA

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Floods force dramatic rescues in Phoenix area

Flooding from heavy monsoon season rains in the Phoenix area forced authorities on Tuesday to close several major roads, including a portion of Interstate 17, while elsewhere dramatic scenes were playing out as motorists were pulled from partially submerged vehicles and a helicopter crew rescued stranded residents from a home surrounded by ... (more)


Related Topix: Weather, Entertainment, Television, Natural Disasters, Flood, New River, AZ, Black Canyon City, AZ


Alaska Republicans vie for chance to unseat Begich

The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson but kept its distance from the streets where protesters have again clashed with police in the St. Louis suburb where Michael Brown was fatally shot by a police officer.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, Entertainment, Television

CBC News

'Dirty tricks' put same-season Arctic relief wells off the table: Sierra Club

John Bennett of the Sierra Club of Canada Foundation says the National Energy Board's process for approving alternatives to same season relief wells in Arctic waters is a 'dirty trick' meant to curb discussion of whether any alternatives are good enough.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Offshore Drilling, Canada

Bangkok Post

Off the hook

The National Anti-Corruption Commission has dismissed the case in which all four telecommunication commissioners were accused of colluding with operators in the 3G spectrum auction in October 2012.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television