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  1. Electrical-grid operator moves to prop up nuclear and coal generators4 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 26 | Philly.com

    PSEG's coal-fired Mercer Generation Station, which shut down in June because it could not compete against cheaper gas-fueled power plants. CLEM MURRAY / Staff Photographer Regional grid operator PJM Interconnection on Wednesday proposed to revise its wholesale electricity markets to prop up prices for beleaguered "baseload" generators like coal and nuclear plants, which are being forced into retirement by low natural-gas prices.

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  2. Conspiracy TheoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    "I had [the flag] flying outside my home because Trump was elected and there was a belief he was a fascist ... so we had this idea that we needed to bring back the moniker of anti-fascism," Petrohilos says at a bar while discussing the Washington, D.C., Riot Act case with other protestors arrested during Trump's inauguration. When D.C. police Petrohilos' home in April, the flag was the first thing they confiscated.

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  3. Education groups differ on Wyoming's approach to disadvantaged studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Gillette News-Record

    State education officials may or may not be properly addressing the needs of low-income and minority students in Wyoming. It depends on whom you ask.

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  4. Announcing 2017 Comet Award WinnersRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    PowerPlan, a leading provider of strategic corporate performance software for asset-intensive companies, is proud to announce the 10 winners of its Comet Awards. The Comet Awards recognize select organizations who have leveraged PowerPlan's technology to drive value and help transform their organization in the form of improved operational efficiencies, optimized financial performance or reduced audit risk.

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  5. Is It Legal For An Older Man To Court A Child Bride In The U.S.?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The national news this week has been dominated by accusations against U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore - both the allegations that he sexually assaulted at least two teenage girls and also that he attempted to date teenagers while he was in his 30s. Moore denies the allegations.

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  6. Will big-data tools make policing less biased - or violate people's rights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | ABA Journal

    One day, there is a knock at the door, and you are handed a letter. The letter lists your friends, your activities, and the possible legal consequences you might face for those activities.

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  7. Here's what it costs to maintain an empty RFK stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | WTOP-FM Washington

    The District of Columbia paid more than $2 million for security and maintenance at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium last fiscal year, a dollar amount that will likely be taken into account as the city and Events D.C. decide what's next for the aging edifice. Those costs for the fiscal year ended Sept.

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  8. American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc (ARA) Announces Earnings ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.03, Bloomberg Earnings reports.

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  9. ACA federal enrollment surges by at least 47 percent this year, CMS saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Washington Post

    Enrollment under the Affordable Care Act in 39 states has surged at least 47 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Nearly 1.5 million Americans signed up for coverage during the first 11 days of enrollment, CMS said Tuesday, including 876,788 during the second week.

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  10. Mega Millions results for 11/14/17; jackpot worth $82MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    The Mega Millions jackpot is closing in on $100 million as there was no winner of the $82 million jackpot for the drawing on Tuesday, Nov. 14. That means the drawing on Friday, Nov. 17 will be worth an estimated $95 million with a cash option of $59 million. While there was no grand prize winner, two players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million.

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  11. CORRECTING and REPLACING Number of Women-Owned Businesses Growing 2.5 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Business Wire

    The Seventh Annual State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Commissioned by American Express OPEN Finds There are 114% More Women-Owned Businesses in the U.S. Than 20 Years Ago The Seventh Annual State of Women-Owned Businesses Report, Commissioned by American Express OPEN Finds There are 114% More Women-Owned Businesses in the U.S. Than 20 Years Ago The number of businesses owned by women in the U.S. has more than doubled in twenty years, as has their revenue, according to the annual State of Women-Owned Businesses report, commissioned by American Express OPEN. Women are starting an average of 849 new businesses per day, up 3% from last year.

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  12. SinglePoint (SING) Launches Proprietary Bitcoin Exchange to Solve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | GlobeNewswire

    SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2017 -- SinglePoint, Inc. today announces the soft launch of a bitcoin exchange aimed at solving payment issues plaguing the cannabis industry. SinglePoint sees vast opportunity for technology to solve payment issues related to high-risk transactions, specifically in the cannabis market.

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  13. 13,789 Shares in JBG Smith Properties (JBGS) Purchased by Mitsubishi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Daily Political

    Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. bought a new position in shares of JBG SMITH Properties during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  14. Indian Companies Create 1L Jobs In USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Outlook

    Indian companies have created more than 113,000 jobs in the US and invested nearly USD 18 billion in the country, according to a Confederation of Indian Industry report. The report titled 'Indian Roots, American Soil', which was released by Confederation of Indian Industry on Tuesday, states that Indian companies have also contributed USD 147 million towards corporate social responsibility and USD 588 million as research and development expenditures in the US.

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  15. AG: - SWestern Union settlement claims openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | NewsandSentinel.com

    West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey outlined the claims process for those eligible to receive compensation from a $586 million forfeiture by Western Union Company. The forfeiture, part of a settlement announced in January, resolved a multistate investigation into consumer usage of the wire transfer service to send money in a wide variety of third-party scams, Morrisey said.

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  16. Head to Head Survey: Planet FitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Planet Fitness and YogaWorks are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk. Planet Fitness presently has a consensus target price of $29.67, suggesting a potential downside of 1.90%.

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  17. Campus Crest Communities (CCG) and AvalonBay Communities (AVB) Critical AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Campus Crest Communities and AvalonBay Communities are both residential reits companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings. AvalonBay Communities pays an annual dividend of $5.68 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.0%.

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  18. New State Report Shows America's Youth in Crisis, Majority of Kids...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | PRWeb

    Mental Health America releases its annual State of Mental Health Report, which ranks all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Far too many young people are suffering -often in silence.

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  19. Museum of the Bible expects capacity crowds for openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Iol.co.za

    The high-tech ceiling in the hallway at the entrance to the Museum of the Bible will feature digital images and movies as well as running scripture verses. Picture: Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post .

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  20. Mentions of Economic Issues as Top Problem Lowest Since 1999Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Gallup.com

    Americans' concerns about the U.S. economy are, by one measure, the lowest in 18 years. Fifteen percent of Americans mention an economic issue when asked to name the most important problem facing the country.

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