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  1. Mick Malthouse tight-lipped on return of key Blues for Collingwood clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Age

    Mick Malthouse is tight-lipped about the return of several important players ahead of Carlton's clash with Collingwood on Friday night, the game which will see him break the all-time record for most AFL games coached. The Blues were missing several key players in their first win for the season, against St Kilda on Anzac Day.

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  2. Growing And Undervalued: Aflac Inc.Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | GuruFocus.com

    ... dental plans, vision care plans, long-term care plans and life insurance products. Compared to the history of AFL, 2010 was the best year for ROE when it reached a maximum level of 23.91%. The year 2007 was the best for ROA; it reached the maximum ...

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  3. Terrell Davis to Louis Wright, the top 5 draft picks in Broncos historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... the Hall of Fame in 2010 . Little, the first, first-round draft choice signed by the Broncos, gave Denver's struggling AFL team legitimacy. Little retired in 1975 as the NFL's seventh all-time leading rusher with 6,323 yards on the ground. It's hard ...

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  4. Political Notes: Democrats challenge fiscal alliance's standingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... he votes. He can stand with union bosses instead of advocating for taxpayers," Craney said, referring to Massachusetts AFL-CIO President Steve Tolman, who attended the press conference. "That's his choice." Gov. Charlie Baker is coming to Cape Cod ...

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  5. Mick Malthouse airs his views to AFL Commission for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    On the eve of becoming the AFL coaching games record-holder, Carlton coach Mick Malthouse has addressed the AFL Commission for the first time, giving the AFL hierarchy insights into his career and reiterating his concerns that free agency undermines an even competition. Malthouse and his wife Nanette had lunch with the full AFL Commission and, in reflecting on his career and 40-plus years in the game, spoke about various topics, including free agency, his opposition to the substitute rule and questioning of whether enough was being done for players after their retirement.

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  6. Ultimate Footy: Mature-agers rule the roostRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Age

    ... recruiters are obviously realising that there is a wealth of untapped talent in the state leagues, and their entry into AFL footy can be a huge benefit to clubs and also fantasy footy coaches. The undoubted king of the mature-age recruits is fantasy ...

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  7. Consumer Watchdog Praises Passage of Bill that Requires Physicians...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Freshnews

    ... (Co-Sponsor) Consumer Federation of California Consumer Watchdog Engineers and Scientists of California, IFPTE Local 20, AFL-CIO International FaithBasedCoalition International Longshore and Warehouse Union Los Angeles Police Protective League ...

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  8. North Melbourne star Todd Goldstein says end of sub rule good for young rucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Age

    ... but in the formative stages of his career, the callow big man was no more than a bit part player. After not playing an AFL game during his first year on the Kangaroos' list in 2007, Goldstein made three senior appearances in 2008, during which he ...

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  9. Democrats' free trade war is getting ugly, and Obama is bending the truthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Salon

    ... a disaster. The anti-progressive rhetoric is getting uglier - and this time, some of it's coming from the president. The AFL-CIO's Thea Lee has worked on global trade issues for 25 years, and "I don't think I've ever seen it quite as bad as this," ...

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  10. Arab-Americans and Muslim-Americans Should Oppose Fast Track Trade BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... are already roughly matched. It's not like we'll be fighting AIPAC alone. Now we'll be fighting on the same side as the AFL-CIO. A second reason that this should be a winnable fight is that the pro-Netanyahu lobby is reaching beyond the edge of its ...

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  11. Mick Malthouse: an epic coaching journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Senior AFL writer Rohan Connolly offers his top five Mick Malthouse coaching feats, as the Carlton coach prepares for his record-breaking 715th game at the helm on Friday night. Richmond Football Club made many mistakes after it won its 10th and most recent premiership in 1980.

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  12. Obama shifts his pitch for the Trans-Pacific PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... the deal "vital to middle-class economics." It hasn't been easy. Facing heat from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), the AFL-CIO and even usually friendly MSNBC hosts, Obama has sounded incredulous that his progressive bona fides are coming under ...

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  13. The indiscretions of Hawthorn coach Alastair ClarksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Brad Sewell. Hawthorn football manager Mark Evans had to restrain Clarkson, who later apologised for his behaviour which AFL ruled had been in a 'threatening or aggressive manner' and again called himself a "peanut". Lloyd was suspended four games ...

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  14. Rattlers hand KISS its 11th consecutive lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Laguna News Post

    Its players suffered another beating Saturday night against the visiting Arizona Rattlers, one that put it in a class by itself in recent AFL history. The Rattlers scored touchdowns on their first seven possessions and rattled KISS quarterback Brian Zbydniewski into a ragged performance in his first start of the season, adding up to a 68-30 victory at Honda Center.

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  15. Upset with DNC location, unions hold own rallyRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... major monetary contributions to the convention or the host committee for events or activities around the convention," AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka wrote in a letter sent to union leaders last month. "We won't be buying skyboxes, hosting events ...

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  16. Stars aligning for JoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Shepparton News Online

    When you are 16 and aiming for the sky you know there is a hard road to hoe. Eamonn Tiernan caught up with budding AFL prospect Joe Atley to find out what goes on inside the mind of a teenage rising star.

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  17. American Water Charitable Foundation Awards Grant to Union...Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Business Wire

    The American Water Charitable Foundation announced a $25,000 grant to the Union Sportsmen's Alliance during the USA's 2nd Annual West Virginia AFL-CIO Conservation Dinner on April 18 in Charleston. Pictured left to right are: Jeffrey McIntyre, President, West Virginia American Water; Aldie Warnock, Sr. Vice President of External Affairs, American Water and board member of the American Water Charitable Foundation; Fred Myers, Executive Director, Union Sportsmen's Alliance; and Ken Purdue, President, West Virginia AFL-CIO.

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  18. Bombers ready to battle KGV bogeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Mercury

    ... and they are just starting to get their heads around it and you can really see the improvement. THE chief executive of AFL Tasmania says a report into football in Tasmania is not needed - despite two community teams folding in recent weeks. ...

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  19. tyranny of clich sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2012 | National Review Online

    ... You simply cannot be in the do-goodery business without proclaiming that you're fighting for social justice. Here's the AFL-CIO: "The mission of the AFL-CIO is to improve the lives of working families - to bring economic justice to the work-place ...

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  20. Big Bash whets cash-strapped Ten's appetite for AFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Age

    The Ten Network is determined to join the bidding for AFL rights - tipped to start at $1.75 billion - despite its weak balance sheet. AFL insiders say it is possible Ten could bid for two games a week, most likely Saturday and Sunday afternoon matches.

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