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  1. Miss Piggy Honored With Feminism Award, Tells Gloria Steinem...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | SFGate

    "While everyone we know thinks it's fabulous that moi is receiving this award, there have been a few naysayers out there," the Muppet tells the... Miss Piggy has played the music and lit the lights, but these days, the fuzzy Muppet can add one more thing to her long list of accomplishments: an award-winning feminist. Piggy received a Sackler Center First Award from the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum for her trailblazing feminist ways.

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  2. Miss PiggyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | The Washington Post

    An inanimate, pig-shaped object often given voice by men has received an important feminist award before being interviewed by feminist icon Gloria Steinem about its fictional achievements. Miss Piggy, a recurring make-believe character in Jim Henson's "Muppets" universe, received a Sackler Center First Award from the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum.

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  3. Would you rat out your neighbor's parking with tow truck app?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WTVR Richmond

    "I've spent a half hour at night just trying to find a spot," Mary McGuire, a richmond resident, said. It is also no secret that sometimes even the most law abiding driver might consider parking too close to a crosswalk or flirt with staying in a loading zone too long.

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  4. St. Lawrence Central School residents ask for reinstatement of French programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    Although St. Lawrence Central School District officials were able to reinstate some positions in the 2015-16 budget, some of the audience members attending Tuesday night's budget hearing said they would like to see the restoration of a French program. Interim Superintendent Paul M. Harrica said that, because of an increase in state aid, they were able to add one business teacher, a .5 art teacher, one academic intervention services teaching assistant and one elementary teacher.

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  5. U.S. municipal bond sales next week fall back from high levelsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Reuters

    Sales of U.S. municipal bonds and notes ne xt week will total about $4.9 billion, according to Thomson Reuters estimates, a decrease from the more robust and much-heralded issuance levels so far this year. No deal next week is expected to top the $275.4 million offering from the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, a late entry on Thursday to the negotiated calendar.

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  6. A nine-year-old Rory McIlroy to Tiger Woods: 'I'm coming to get you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Golf World

    When Rory McIlroy was nine, he apparently made his intentions known in a letter he wrote to Tiger Woods, Charles Siebert reveals in this New York Times Magazine profile of Woods . "No one can recall the note's precise wording," Siebert wrote, "but its general thrust, as Brian McIlroy, Rory's uncle and godfather, paraphrased in an email, put Woods on notice: 'I'm coming to get you.

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  7. Rory McIlroy wrote Tiger Woods a letter when he was 9 years old telling him to watch his backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Like Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy was a child prodigy who dominated youth competitions and appeared on late-night TV to perform golfing stunts . McIlroy's uncle told Siebert that when Rory was nine years old he wrote Tiger a letter - though it's unclear if it ever made it to him - saying he better watch his back.

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  8. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... allegedly hazardous formaldehyde-tainted flooring to consumers nationwide, and seek any informatio... )--Siebert Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:SIEB) today announced that Suzanne Shank has completed her role as Acting Chief Executive Officer of ...

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  9. Siebert Financial Corp. Announces Completion of Suzanne Shanka s Role as Acting CEORead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Business Wire

    Ms. Shank co-founded SBSCO with Mickie Siebert and Napoleon Brandford in 1996. Joseph M. Ramos, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Siebert Financial, will continue to perform a similar function as a Principal Executive Officer to those previously performed by Ms.

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  10. Working it out: Women still lagging in the workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Denver Post

    March is Women's History Month and a wonderful time to celebrate the contributions of working women. From Rosie the Riveter to Muriel Siebert, the first female to buy a seat on the New York Stock Exchange, women have forever altered the American workplace.

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  11. CHS Pics | Portland invader takes Speed Rack Seattle titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Women quick with the wrist and a twist battled head to head Sunday as a fourth season of the Speed Rack "speed bartending" competition came to Seattle and attracted a big crowd to the Century Ballroom while raising money to fight breast cancer. Southern archenemy Angel Teta , representing Portland's Ataula , defeated our hometown hero Holly Pugsley , representing Anchovies and Olives and Tallulah's , in the final round and will move on to the national finals in June in New York.

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  12. UWinnipeg professor named new chair of Project PloughsharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | My Manitoba.com

    The University of Winnipeg's James Christie begins the year as the new chair for Project Ploughshares, a highly regarded leading Canadian civil society voice working for sustainable peace and disarmament. Christie has worked extensively on global democracy, United Nations reform and human rights.

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  13. Canada on sidelines as UN arms treaty comes into effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2013 | Canada.com

    SEPTEMBER 25: With United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs Miguel de Serpa Soares holding the document, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signs the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty, which seeks to regulate the $70 billion international conventional arms business on September 25, 2013 in New York City. Kerry signed the treaty during the annual U.N. General Assembly in New York.

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  14. Most Influential 2014: Mimi WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Orange County Register

    Age: 52 Job: Elected in November to the House of Representatives Bio: A former stockbroker, Walters was elected to Laguna Niguel's city council in 1996. Since then she also has served as an assemblywoman and state senator.

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  15. Hollywood's Power Women Share Secrets for Looking Good - in a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    That is, it would be -- if you didn't have your own system down to a science of juggling clothes, hair and makeup with the 24/7 needs of your always-on job, plus maybe kids, husband, schools, gym, cars, meditation and, oh yeah, groceries. Necessity is the mother of packing it all in and looking polished in a hurry.

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  16. How do you sell someone's land without their knowledge? Turns out it's not hard.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Guy Gugliotta, seen in his New York City apartment Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, was victimized by a thief who managed to sell two properties belonging to Gugliotta in Virginia Beach. For decades, the New York writer had owned two vacant lots on the seaside in Sandbridge - investment properties surrounded by vacation homes.

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