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  1. Watchdog piles pressure on Garda chief to step aside during inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Independent.ie

    Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan has come under renewed pressure to step aside for the duration of the Charleton tribunal into alleged mistreatment of Garda whistleblowers. Garda Commissioner Noirin O'Sullivan has come under renewed pressure to step aside for the duration of the Charleton tribunal into alleged mistreatment of Garda whistleblowers.

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  2. Castro barricades pose barrier to those with disabilitiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    The San Francisco Chronicle has surveyed local candidates running for office and asked them how the homeless problem can be or should be solved. SF Chronicle Editor Audrey Cooper talks to KTVU News @ 4 about their survey.

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  3. County Commissioners fill vacancies in officesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Madison Courier

    Commissioners appointed Larry Eaglin to the vacant county information technology director's position. Eaglin served as an assistant to former IT director Susan Carter, who resigned at the end of the year.

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  4. new LGBT issues present Trump with loyalty testRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    There was candidate Donald Trump in Colorado, waving a rainbow flag emblazoned with "LGBTs for Trump," a photo opportunity meant to signal he was a new brand of Republican when it comes to protecting LGBT Americans. Four months later, faced with a major decision point on the issue, Trump's White House held up another slogan: defense of states' rights.

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  5. 19th Street Project to Make Road and Pedestrian Safety ImprovementsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Texas Department of Transportation is scheduled to begin construction next week on a $2.62 million project that will make roadway and pedestrian safety improvements to US 62 in the city of Lubbock. Project limits are from University to Memphis Avenue, and a small segment of US 82, from US 62 to TTU Parkway.

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  6. SBE Agenda for March 2017Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | CA Dept of Education

    STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION The Closed Session will take place at approximately 8:30 a.m. Please see the detailed agenda for more information about the items to be considered and acted upon. The public is welcome.

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  7. Clues and Cases from Alexander Acosta's NLRB TenureRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Seyfarth Synopsis: A review and analysis of select NLRB cases decided by President Trump's new appointee as Secretary of Labor and former NLRB Member Alexander Acosta. With the withdrawal of Andrew Puzder from consideration for the Secretary of Labor vacancy on President Donald Trump's cabinet, former NLRB Member Alexander Acosta has emerged as the candidate for the role.

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  8. Industry groups appeal Texas judge's ruling upholding retirement ruleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce appealed a Texas federal judge's ruling upholding a Labor Department's regulation aimed at putting retirement savers' interest first on Friday, the latest salvo in the securities industry's fight against the regulation. Earlier this month, Chief Judge Barbara Lynn of the Northern District of Texas ruled against the Chamber of Commerce and its many co-plaintiffs, dismissing its arguments that the Labor Department had exceeded its legal authority creating the rule, and that it had failed to conduct an adequate cost-benefit analysis to help justify the regulation.

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  9. How Oscar stacks up against box office, genre and diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Tustin News

    Since the best actors and films are up against one another tonight, we put Oscar up to some competition in several categories. As always, it's an honor to be nominated.

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  10. CBL & Associates Declares Common Stock Dividend And Preferred Stock DividendRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. on Friday announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend for the company's Common Stock of $0.265 per share for the quarter ending March 31. The dividend is payable on April 17 to shareholders of record as of March 30. The Board also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.4609375 per ... (more)

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  11. Trump's White House press office just put up a velvet rope in front of the mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington on Feb. 23. White House press secretary Sean Spicer speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington on Feb. 23. By excluding a number of the country's largest news outlets from the day's official White House briefing in favor of friendlier media, Trump administration spokesman Sean Spicer ratcheted up the White House's war on the free press Friday to a new level.

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  12. KCK man kicked out of store over service dogRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Action News

    A metro man tried to buy a few items at a Kansas City, Kansas convenience store, but the worker told him to leave because of his dog. "I took a walk up here, I was stressed out," explained Ted Stoutenburg.

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  13. Why Hollywood actors (and everyone else) should hide their age from employersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MarketWatch

    A California federal judge on Wednesday effectively overturned a state statue that said actors could hide their real ages on the widely-viewed Internet Movie Data Base. The U.S. District Court of the Northern District of California struck down a bill signed into law last year by Democratic California Gov. Jerry Brown that allowed actors to request IMDB.com delete actors' ages from the database by request.

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  14. Google's parent company says Uber stole its self-driving techRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Curbed

    From the #DeleteUber movement to a horrifying workplace harassment story , Uber has not had the best start to its year, from a public relations perspective. Now add one more demerit against the ride-hailing giant: A lawsuit from Google's self-driving unit Waymo, alleging Uber stole its autonomous vehicle secrets .

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  15. United Spinal Association and the 9th Annual ReelAbilities: NY...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | KTMF

    ReelAbilities Film Festival showcases films, conversations and artistic programs to explore, embrace, and celebrate the diversity of our shared human experience. "We're proud to be a sponsor of this year's festival and support the many talented filmmakers who raise awareness about the extraordinary lives and triumphs of people with different abilities, including wheelchair users," said Initiated in 2007 by JCC Manhattan, the ReelAbilities: NY Disabilities Film Festival is the largest festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different abilities.

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  16. President Trump Cuts Through More Red TapeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    GOVERNMENT WIDE REGULATORY REFORM: Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Order requiring every agency to establish a Regulatory Reform Task Force to eliminate red tape. BUILDING ON PRESIDENTIAL ACTION: President Trump has been steadfast in his commitment to reducing the regulatory burden on everyday Americans, their pocketbooks, and their businesses.

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  17. Chad Griffin schools Sean Spicer on Trump's trans student discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Queerty

    Caught your response to our statement during yesterday's briefing. I'm sure you'll likely face more questions about this today, so there were a few things I was hoping to correct before you do.

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  18. Cybersecurity Risks and Liabilities for Employers, Retirement Plan Sponsors and FiduciariesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Many employers historically were only concerned with privacy and security for health plans under the privacy regulations issued under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and State laws; however, there are other references to protecting participant information in ERISA and employee information that should not be overlooked. Data security experts consistently state that it is not ''if'' a breach will occur, but ''when.'

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  19. LGBT issues present Trump with loyalty testRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New Canaan News-Review

    People use mobile devices to record President Donald Trump as he speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference , Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md. People use mobile devices to record President Donald Trump as he speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference , Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md.

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  20. USDOL Prevails in Kansas in Another Decision on Fiduciary RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | JD Supra

    On February 17, 2017, a federal district Court in Kansas upheld the U.S. Department of Labor's conflict of interest rule and related exemptions in a suit brought by Market Synergy Group, Inc. This ruling on the merits follows the court's prior ruling in November 2016 denying Market Synergy Group's request for a temporary injunction.

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