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  1. Man Houston police shot was carrying pellet gun, not firearmRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Two Houston police officers shot a man who they believed was carrying a firearm near St. Thomas University on Sunday. The man, who was in critical condition Sunday evening, did not have a firearm, but rather an authentic-looking pellet gun, according to The Houston Chronicle .

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  2. Gesgapegiag First Nation saves for 3 years to send students to EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The group from Gesgapegiag included Billy Gould , Kobe Martin , Sarah Condo , Shade Laroque , Jeremy Speller , Francis Jerome , and Mackenzie Condo . three years saving to send a group of young people on an educational tour of England, has seen its investment pay off.

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  3. Pay glitch tells some Arctic federal workers they don't qualify for isolation payRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBC News

    A hunter heads off onto the ice near the Iqaluit causeway in June. Many Nunavut federal employees say they haven't been getting isolation pay lately, and some say when they called the federal payroll services centre for an explanation, they've been told by call centre workers that they don't qualify anymore.

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  4. Immersion-style language education for First Nations students neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBC News

    Conor Quinn, a documentary maker and linguist who teaches the course, knows both the Maliseet and Mi'kmaq languages, and has a working knowledge of 30 others. He says he knows first hand how it feels to want to understand one's ancestral language, which is how he felt about Irish Gaelic before he finally learned it.

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  5. Academic leaders fueling job growth in Miami-DadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Miami Herald

    Left to right, Larry K. Williams, president and CEO of the Miami-Dade Beacon Council, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giemenez, Matt Haggman, director of the Knight Foundation, and Nelson Lazo, CEO of Doctors Hospital, discuss new job creation under the Beacon Council's One Community One Goal initiative. Tim Rowe, CEO of Boston-based Cambridge Innovation Studios, says Miami is more put-together than other cities he's seen in terms of working toward innovation and creating start-ups.

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  6. None of Florida's newspapers are unionized. That could change soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Columbia Journalism Review

    But the media's new interest in organizing isn't only for digital startups. Journalists at The Ledger , a local newspaper in Lakeland, Florida, that dates to 1924, announced this week that they have taken steps to unionize.

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  7. Money loves a winner: N.B. Liberals raked in $450K in corporate donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CBC News

    Robert Jones has been a reporter and producer with CBC New Brunswick since 1990. His investigative reports on petroleum pricing in New Brunswick won several regional and national awards and led to the adoption of price regulation in 2006.

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  8. Jamaican plays well on international fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Gleaner

    The many evenings on the football field as a child, in his Mt Salem community in St James, have paved the way for Tajay Higgins to gain a scholarship to study abroad, in pursuit of his dream in becoming an athletic director in the United States. The 25-year-old is currently pursuing his Master's degree in Sports Administration at the St Thomas University in Miami, having successfully completed his Bachelors in Business Administration with a minor in Marketing.

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  9. South Africa beat Ja in World University Netball finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Gleaner

    South Africa defeated Jamaica 43-39 in the final of the second edition of the World University Netball Championship yesterday at the St Thomas University campus in Miami Gardens in the United States of America. In a competitive championship game, Jamaica copped the silver medal and improved on their third-place finish at the first staging four years ago.

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  10. Silver-medal winning speed skater now taking at-bats for BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Florida native Eddy Alvarez is currently a shortstop in the Chicago White Sox organization, but he's also a silver-medal winning Olympic speed skater. "I wish I had a nickel for every time I got asked that," Alvarez said.

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  11. Ja, South Africa final at World University Netball ChampsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Gleaner

    Jamaica's netballers continued their impressive display at the World University Championships in Florida yesterday, stopping Australia 45-38 in semi-final action to advance to today's final at the St Thomas University campus in Miami Gardens. The unbeaten Jamaican girls will face South Africa, who defeated Uganda 52-42 in the other semi-final.

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  12. Adrian van Eindhoven pleads guilty to manslaughter, now a free manRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | CBC News

    Adrian van Eindhoven leaves the Nunavut Court of Justice in Iqaluit in 2013. The 42-year-old is now a free man, after pleading guilty to manslaughter on Friday.

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  13. J'can netballers dominate at University ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Gleaner

    JAMAICA'S team to the World University Netball Championships in Florida stayed on course for a spot in tomorrow's final after blowing away home team the United States 98-9 in quarter-final action yesterday on the campus of St Thomas University in Miami Gardens. After a 23-0 first-quarter lead, it was a runaway win for the Jamaicans, who led 48-5 at half-time then 73-8 after the third stanza before their big win as their only target was to try and reach the 100-goal mark.

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  14. Shorts: Sanvido signs with LethbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Maple Ridge News

    Maple Ridge's Connor Sanvido has transferred from St. Thomas University to the University of Lethbridge and will play hockey for the Pronghorns next season After overhauling the roster prior to last season, the Pronghorn men's hockey team announced its 2016-17 recruiting class with the addition of nine players: five forwards, three defencemen, and one goaltender. After St. Thomas University decided to cut their men's hockey program, Sanvido, a right winger, chose to transfer to the Pronghorn program and will be eligible to compete immediately.

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  15. Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of July 18, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Miami Herald

    Gloria M. Fernandez as has been named senior vice president and chief lending officer of Power Financial Credit Union . She previously was at Sabadell United Bank, where she was SVP, commercial/business lending since 2005.

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  16. St. Thomas U. receives $40,000 donation from American AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Biscayne Bay Tribune

    American Airlines gifted $40,000 to St. Thomas University in honor of Marilyn DeVoe, who is retiring after 39 years with AA. DeVoe, a lifelong advocate for education, has served as vice president-Miami since 2010.

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  17. Former Nunavut nurse Debbie McKeown fights new complaints from nursing associationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | CBC News

    Nick Murray is a CBC reporter based in Iqaluit. He got his start with CBC in Fredericton, N.B., after graduating from St. Thomas University's journalism program.

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  18. Attorney James Graver Joines the Law Offices of Craig Goldenfarb, P.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | PRWeb

    The personal injury law firm is pleased to announce the joining of James G. Graver, Esq. to its West Palm Beach-based offices.

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  19. Nunavut, Kitikmeot Inuit team up to build longest road in NunavutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | CBC News

    Nick Murray is a CBC reporter based in Iqaluit. He got his start with CBC in Fredericton, N.B., after graduating from St. Thomas University's journalism program.

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  20. Faking to Finish -- Women Feign Sexual Pleasure to End 'Bad' SexRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Newswise

    When talking about troubling sexual encounters some women mention faking sexual pleasure to speed up their male partner's orgasm and ultimately end sex. This is one of the findings of a qualitative study by Emily Thomas Monika Stelzl, Michelle Lafrance that will be presented today, Friday 8 July 2016, at the British Psychological Society's Psychology of Women annual conference in Windsor.

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