Jehovah's Witness Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Wayne R. CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Medina Gazette

    Wayne R. Craig, 77, of Valley City, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, June 3, 2015. He was born September 11, 1937, in Cleveland, to the late Fred and Marion Craig.

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  2. Suit claims Watchtower site contaminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    The Watchtower Bible and Tract Society is suing International Nickel and several of its affiliates, which it accuses of contaminating land where the religious group is now building its massive 1.6 million-square-foot world headquarters. 44 comments

  3. Blood and red ink: Hospitals perform fewer transfusions and blood banks feel the painRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | Insurance News Net

    Its donors provided a record number of units of red blood cells for area hospital patients that year, and the blood center opened a gleaming new state-of-the-art laboratory about a mile from its midtown headquarters to swiftly test donor blood for infections. As the Great Recession took hold that year, people started worrying about their jobs and health insurance, and they canceled elective surgeries.

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  4. A new Worilds order on Steelers' defense sans JasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Erie Times News

    How could a healthy 27 year old, one of the most sought after free agent linebackers on the market, walk away from the game on the precipice of signing a lucrative multi-million dollar, long-term contract? The answer isn't so easy, say his former Steelers teammates. To this day, many of them don't seem quite sure of Worilds' reasoning and they don't care to.

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  5. Eritrea violating human rights on massive scale, U.N. report saysRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | GantDaily.com

    The government of Eritrea is responsible for "systematic, widespread and gross human rights violations, forcing hundreds of thousands of refugees to flee the country," according to a United Nations investigation. The United Nations interviewed more than 500 confidential witnesses about the nation in the Horn of Africa, hearing accounts of sexual slavery, extrajudicial killings and forced labor.

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  6. .com | Farewell again, Rainbow NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | News24

    I was completely amazed at the mixed bag of comments to my previous upload on News24: Farewell Rainbow Nation . I've decided to respond.

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  7. Sale of Jehovah's Witness halls an 'expansion plan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | ABC News

    Adelaide's Jehovah's Witness community says the sale of three places of worship is not in response to dwindling attendances but is instead part of an expansion plan. Regional congregation halls at Lobethol, Woodside and Craigmore have been listed for sale, while the Ceduna and Cummins halls are closing down. 9 comments

  8. Renck: Six NFL players 30 or under retired this offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Daily Camera

    Jake Locker answers questions during a media session at the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 25, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Locker is one of six players under 30 years old that has recently retired.

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  9. Design firm Frog making the jump to Dumbo HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Real Deal

    Design firm Frog is leaping from its Hudson Square headquarters in Manhattan to Dumbo Heights, where it will take 27,000 square feet at the renovated Brooklyn office complex. Frog will occupy the entire seventh floor at 55 Prospect Street, a 10-story, 255,000-square-foot building that is part of the complex.

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  10. Manhattan firm Frog Design will leap to Dumbo Heights complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | New York Business.com

    Industrial design firm Frog Design is moving from its longtime Manhattan home in Hudson Square to Dumbo, joining a growing list of creative office tenants that have relocated to Brooklyn. The firm will take 27,000 square feet at Dumbo Heights, a large complex of five interconnected office buildings at the south end of the neighborhood near Cadman Plaza Park.

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  11. Jehovah's Witnesses going door-to-door in closed-door worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... public-ministry shift runs about two hours or so. There is no "quota" when you're preaching the Truth as a Jehovah's Witness. This isn't Glengarry Glen Ross, salvation in lieu of steak knives. Jonathan admits "it would be nice" if people he met ... 31 comments

  12. Renck: Six players 30 or under retired this offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Daily Camera

    Sunlight makes the best disinfectant. Former baseball commissioner Faye Vincent reminded me of this one spring while I was documenting Barry Bonds' joyless pursuit of Hank Aaron's all- time home run record.

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  13. What do students think about higher education?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    There comes a time in every teacher's life when he or she should stop teaching and start learning from their students. I've been teaching for over three decades and just completed a conversation with one of my students that made me do just that.

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  14. Jehovah's Witnesses convention brings millions of dollars to TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Visit Tucson officials say the annual Jehovah's Witnesses convention brings in big bucks for Tucson. This convention has been held in Tucson since the 1970s and it has had a big impact on the city's economy.

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  15. Blood transfusion and the case of Jehovah's WitnessRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... 17:10: "If any membera consumes blood of any kind, I shall set my face against that individual." The Jehovah's Witness church's absolute ban on blood transfusions was at the centre of one medico-legal case. When a young Jehovah's Witness couple had ...

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  16. Annual Jehovah's Witness convention returns to TucsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Tucson will once again host the annual Jehovah's Witness convention this weekend that will draw thousands. An estimated 45,000 to 50,000 speakers will attend the first of seven three-day events at the newly renovated Tucson Convention Center. 6 comments

  17. Tourism spending expands for 5th year in DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... hosted at the NIU Convocation Center and the Egyptian Theatre, academic and sports camps, and the Jehovah's Witness Convention also have historically generated visitor dollars, Armstrong said. New events also are expected to boost the economy, ...

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  18. Why more young women are leaving churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    While there has been a sharp decrease in religious affiliation amongst millennials, a recent study found that females are leading the way. An increasing number of young women are leading the millennial generation in ditching church, according to a recent study .

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  19. Jewish School Probed for Extremism While Jehovah's Witnesses Win Rare Russian VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    This is not the first time the Ohr Avner school has ended up in hot water with the Russian authorities. It has been a week of ups and downs for religious freedom in Russia, with a Jewish school having become the target of an extremism investigation, and the beleaguered Jehovah's Witnesses having gained an improbable boost at the Justice Ministry's hand. 62 comments

  20. How to categorize myselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Daily Kos

    How to categorize myself In the past few months I've run into somewhat of a quandary and it has to do with what to label myself. I would simply call myself an atheist and let it go at that but my wife, who bears some higher hopes for me, thinks of me as a quasi religionist who still believes in the hope that there is a supernatural force out there tied in with the string theory which vibrates all we know and see into being.

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