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  1. It's Back to School Time for Students and Your Parent Employees, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | JD Supra

    It's that time of year when students around the country head back to school . In addition to watching their office supplies fly out of their store rooms, employers will see an increase in employee requests for time off work to deal with a variety of their kids' school-related activities.

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  2. Cricket Wireless Is Giving $15,000 to Schools through Its New 'Go Positive' ContestRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Freshnews

    This back to school season, Cricket is looking to provide a little positive reinforcement to students and schools around the country. Through its "Go Positive" contest*, Cricket will recognize schools that have activities, special events and other programs in place that encourage positive behaviors and empower students.

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  3. Holy Cross educated judge allows exemptions on moral grounds to...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    Anti-abortion demonstrators converge in front of the Supreme Court in Washington Thursday, during the annual March for Life. A ruling this week by a federal district court judge allows exemption from Affordable Care's mandated coverage of free contraception on the basis of moral grounds.

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  4. AGI: 77% of colleges think climate studies is a science courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorCalBlogs

    The American Geosciences Institute has published a study which claims that Earth and Space Science courses, which include a substantial element of climate studies, is not a prominent part of the US high school curriculum, because a small number of colleges do not accept that Earth and Space Science is a "laboratory course". One of the points that arose from the 2010 summit was the perception that school districts were not offering high school Earth and Space Science courses because of the belief that colleges will not accept these for admission, as Earth and Space Science is not universally considered to be a laboratory course .

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  5. TriNet Group Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    TriNet Group has been assigned an average recommendation of "Hold" from the seven analysts that are currently covering the firm, Analyst Ratings.Net reports . One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company.

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  6. Men's Wearhouse Receives Consensus Recommendation of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Men's Wearhouse have received an average rating of "Hold" from the nine analysts that are covering the firm, MarketBeat reports . One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company.

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  7. Sandler O'Neill Upgrades Citizens Financial Group to "Buy"Read the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Citizens Financial Group traded up 1.10% on Wednesday, hitting $23.95. The company had a trading volume of 656,509 shares.

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  8. OpenTable Reveals 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in AmericaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Restaurant News Resource

    Restaurants Opening in 2015 Earn 25 Spots; New York, California, Minnesota, Oregon, and Texas Restaurants Make Strongest Showing, Standout Cities include Austin, Brooklyn, Minneapolis, Portland, and Seattle As we anticipate dining on the most delicious ingredients of the late summer harvest at restaurants around the nation, OpenTable, the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group , today unveiled the 100 Best Restaurants for Foodies in America for 2015. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 5 million restaurant reviews submitted by verified OpenTable diners for more than 20,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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  9. Brokerages Anticipate Landmark Infrastructure Partners to Post $0.06 EPSRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Landmark Infrastructure Partners have been given a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 from the three analysts that cover the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

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  10. Walgreens and United Nations Foundation Launch 2015 Get a Shot. Give a ShotA CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    Over the last two years, Walgreens has helped to provide 7 million life-saving vaccines to children in developing countries through the Get a Shot. Give a Shot campaign, and its growing collaboration with the United Nations Foundation.

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  11. HMS Holdings Corp. to Present at the Wells Fargo Securities 2015 Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Freshnews

    HMS Holdings Corp. today announced that Jeff Sherman, CFO, will be presenting at the Wells Fargo Securities 2015 Healthcare Conference at 7:35am CT / 8:35am ET on September 10, 2015 at The Hyatt Regency Hotel in Boston, MA. A link to the audiocast and supporting materials will be available on the Company's website at http://investor.hms.com/events.cfm .

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  12. Clinic for under-insured people to open in Boca RatonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palm Beach Post

    The non-profit health clinic announced Tuesday it has been awarded a $1.03 million federal grant to establish a new health center in Boca Raton in partnership with Boca Helping Hands. The expansion stems from the announcement made last month by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell that there is $169 million in Affordable Care Act funding available to establish 266 new health center sites in 46 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.

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  13. LISTEN: DC Mayor Stands by Police Chief Following Vote Of No ConfidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMAL-AM Washington

    DC Mayor Muriel Bowser will not be making any changes at the top of the Metropolitan Police Department anytime soon, even after the Police Union conducted a poll that found an overwhelming amount of officers do not have confidence in the Chief to lead the department. "I think Chief Lanier is a great Chief," Bowser said at a press conference Tuesday.

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  14. Windstream Holdings Earns "BB-" Credit Rating from MorningstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Windstream Holdings has been given a "BB-" credit rating by Morningstar . The firm's "BB-" rating suggests that the company is an above-average default risk.

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  15. Landmark Infrastructure Partners insider Arthur P. Brazy, Jr. Buys 5,000 SharesRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Landmark Infrastructure Partners insider Arthur P. Brazy, Jr. bought 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, August 31st. The shares were bought at an average price of $15.56 per share, with a total value of $77,800.00.

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  16. Did Green Considerations Crash the Exelon - Pepco Merger in DC?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    The $6.4 billion Exelon-PEPCO merger seemed to be on a roll. It had approvals from utility commissions in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Virginia, as well as from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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  17. Mega Millions numbers for Sept. 1; jackpot increases to $85 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    No one matched the winning Mega Millions numbers on September 1, 2015, increasing the next jackpot to $85 million. 22 players matched 4 White Balls, with the Gold Mega Ball, winning $5,000.

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  18. Bowser Doubles Down, Makes Public Show of Support for LanierRead the original story

    Yesterday | City Paper

    One day after the results of a police-union poll showed that almost 98 percent of voting officers have "no confidence" in Chief Cathy Lanier , Mayor Muriel Bowser appeared to dig in on her support of the police chief, citing the latter's leadership and 25 years of experience on the force. At a press conference Tuesday following a presentation about her dramatic expansion of services for homeless families in the District, the mayor said Lanier "knows this city like few others do."

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  19. For Fourth Month, U.S. Job Creation Index at Record HighRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gallup.com

    Gallup's U.S. Job Creation Index registered +32 for the fourth consecutive month in August. This remains the highest score Gallup has recorded since it began to measure employees' perceptions of job creation at their workplaces in early 2008.

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  20. Southern Tide Package Giveaway RulesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Southern Accents

    To enter online, go to The Daily South and follow instructions to submit your "original story" under the comments section of the blog post. Limit one entry per person or email account.

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