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  1. Conti extends sustainability efforts to suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Tire Business

    Continental A.G. is stepping up its sustainability efforts with the appointment of service provider Eco Vadis Inc. to "conduct continuous sustainability evaluation" of suppliers to its tire and rubber operations. While the evaluation will cover all existing and potential suppliers, the focus will be on "most important raw material suppliers and service providers for freight and capital expenditure," said Nikolai Setzer, head of Conti's Tire Division.

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  2. Let's Take A Moment To Celebrate Tracy Reese's 20-Year Reign In The Fashion IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Essence Magazine

    ... creating, of course, but also intends to carve out more time for her other passions such as getting more into activism, spending time in her hometown of Detroit, and helping to push the industry into the future by focusing on sustainability and ...

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  3. Texas prisons stop using solitary confinement as punishmentRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    Jason Clark, a state Department of Criminal Justice spokesman, says the department determined it can operate effectively without using solitary confinement as a punishment. Nearly 4,000 state prison inmates remain in "administrative segregation" because of gang affiliations or security threats.

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  4. Sadly, the students planning Free Speech Week at Berkeley are incompetentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    As an alumnus of both the University of California, Berkeley and the student group hosting Milo Yiannopoulos there, I've had some conflicting feelings about the haze of confusion surrounding "Berkeley Free Speech Week." After his planned speech in February was thwarted by far-left violence, Milo has been hyping a return to the iconic home of the Free Speech Movement for months.

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  5. Transgender women sue Iowa over Medicaid coverage banRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Two transgender women are suing an Iowa state agency, arguing the state's ban on Medicaid coverage for sex reassignment-related medical services violates the state constitution. The Des Moines Register reports that Carol Ann Beal of northwest Iowa and EerieAnna Good of the Quad Cities filed the lawsuit Thursday, saying the ban by the Iowa Department of Human Services violates patients' rights to equal protection.

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  6. Reward offered after family's 7 horses, 2 donkeys shot and killed A...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

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  7. Mongaya: Curbing corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    "The corruption is entrenched." I could not help but overhear the spirited conversation of two Asian-looking men two tables away here at the hotel in Malate yesterday.

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  8. Trump's EPA Continues 'Cleansing' Website Of Obama-Era Climate BuzzwordsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    The EPA deleted several mentions of "climate change" from a website created to help the trucking industry fight global warming, according to a report Friday from a watchdog group. EPA's SmartWay website dropped the terms "climate change" and "greenhouse gas emissions" from a paragraph describing the environmental effects of freight transport.

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  9. ACLU: School crisis 60th no time for celebration. Plus, a message for the governorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    NO TROOPS AT CENTRAL TODAY: Also no locally elect3ed school board on account of state ouster of the black majority school board. Rita Sklar, executive director of the Arkansas affiliate of the American Civil LIberties Union, has issued a statement taking issue with those who view the 60th anniversary of Central High's limited desegregation thanks to federal court and troops as a "celebration."

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  10. Police use of 'Stingray' cellphone tracker requires search warrant, appeals court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    This undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows the StingRay II, a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes. This undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows the StingRay II, a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes.

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  11. ACLU hails civil asset forfeitureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    The Governor has signed legislation that reforms the way the state seizes assets if the property was used in the commission of a crime. The new law would force the government to prove that the property was used unlawfully before seizing it.

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  12. Canada is no land of wonder, indigenous people have faced neglect and abuse: Justin TrudeauRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | DNA India

    Declaring that Canada is "no land of wonders," Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has told the United Nations that his country was working to address failures in the treatment of its indigenous people. Trudeau yesterday told the UN General Assembly that Canada's 1.2 million indigenous people had mostly known "humiliation, neglect and abuse" in a country often held up as shining example of diversity.

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  13. China 'anchor of stability', Wang tells UNRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | China Daily

    "The international configuration and balance of power has undergone profound changes; the traditional and non-traditional threats have become more salient; global growth lacks robust driving forces; the trend of anti-globalization goes rampant; the challenges for humankind to realize a lasting peace and orderly development are unprecedented," Wang said on Thursday. He spoke during the the general debate of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York.

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  14. Trump's travel ban to expire on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    President Donald Trump's contentious travel ban expires Sunday with little clarity over whether America's door will reopen for travellers from six majority-Muslim countries. Based on the policy, US embassies or representatives in Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen should resume granting visas to their nationals planning to visit the United States for work, study, pleasure or to emigrate.

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  15. Knicks expect Carmelo Anthony at training camp next weekRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute. AP FACT CHECK: Considering all the arguments, TV host Jimmy Kimmel's take on the Republican health care bill is harder to refute.

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  16. Top-seeded Muguruza advances to Pan Pacific Open semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    22, 2017. . Garbine Muguruza of Spain returns a shot to Caroline Garcia of France during their quarter-final match of the Pan Pacific Open tennis tournament in Tokyo, Friday, Sept.

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  17. Heading to Mexico? Busiest US crossing closing this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    19, 2017, photo, a woman walks towards the border on a pedestrian bridge over construction on a new curve along California's Interstate 5, as it approaches the border with Tijuana, Mexico, in San Diego. T... .

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  18. Naomi Klein: Fossil Fuel Companies Should be 'In the Dock' over Climate ChaosRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    Liberal activist Naomi Klein blamed oil and coal companies for the devastation of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma and called for their prosecution in a recent interview. Klein appeared on the left-wing Democracy Now! program on Sept.

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  19. Tidal Announces Third Annual Benefit Concert at Brooklyn's Barclays CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Spin

    Tidal has officially announced that its third annual benefit concert, TIDAL X, will take place on October 17 at Barclays Center. The past events have featured the likes of BeyoncA , Nicki Minaj , Ms.

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  20. The Latest: UK's May: Irish border won't see new barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    22, 2017. British Prime Minister Theresa May, who is expected to de... . British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to an aid during a high level meeting on the situation in Libya, Wednesday, Sept.

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