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  1. Retailers prepare for year-end sprint toward profitsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Courtney Gora, left, looks over tops while assisted by Laura Gremillion. Shoppers were cruising the aisles and making purchases at The Royal Standard at 2877 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge.

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  2. Retailers prepare foryear-end sprint toward profitsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Courtney Gora, left, looks over tops while assisted by Laura Gremillion. Shoppers were cruising the aisles and making purchases at The Royal Standard at 2877 Perkins Road in Baton Rouge.

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  3. UL-Lafayette alumnus exhibits at Art AssociationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by PATRICIA GANNON -- Artist Terry Palmer considers his sculptures to be shaman, traiteurs, witch doctors, wise men or other characters that acknowledge forces of the spirits and other dimensions. Most people sense when they've drifted onto the high plains of the masculine psyche, because the signposts are obvious - dangerous edges, metal, and jagged wood are dead giveaways, so are hard surfaces, any kind of camouflage, dark hooded features and Terry Palmer's sculpture.

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  4. Everything fans need to know about attending Monday night's game against the Baltimore RavensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Orleans Saints

    ... to shoot some hoops *Check out the Snyder's Lance tent and receive free samples of Snyder's pretzels *Visit The Advocate's tent for a free black and gold koozie and register for a chance to win a gift certificate to nflshop.com. *Try your arm at the ...

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  5. Chancellor George Osborne Withdraws ECJ Case Over Bankers' BonusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Forbes.com

    ... Court of Justice rejected the UK government's challenge to rules being imposed to cap variable remuneration. Advocate general Niilo Jskinen considered that the European Union legislation limiting the ratio of bankers bonuses compared to their basic ...

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  6. Slain teen George Carter's murder could be linked to nearby armed robbery, sources sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | NOLA.com

    George Carter, a 15-year-old an education advocate gunned down in the Desire neighborhood last month, has been identified by a convenience store clerk as one of two teens who held up the store the day before Carter's body was found face-up in a vacant lot near the convenience store. Police are now investigating if the robbery and the murder are linked, and whether a 16-year-old boy who was arrested in the hold-up may have been involved in Carter's death, said two law enforcement sources who were not authorized to speak on the record.

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  7. Court accepts guilty pleas from ex-soldier allegedly planning attack on Veteran's Affairs officeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... possession of a prohibited weapon. COMMENTING ETIQUETTE: To encourage open exchange of ideas in the Red Deer Advocate community, we ask that you follow our guidelines and respect standards. Personal attacks, offensive language and unsubstantiated ...

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  8. Armistice Day Luncheon with Veterans' Advocate Conrad EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Capital Weekly

    October 20, 2014 : On Thursday, November 6 at noon as you enjoy a bowl of hot soup prepared by Cohen on the Meadows, a Division of Spectrum Generations, Veterans' Advocate Conrad Edwards will share his perspectives on Armistice Day. Following Edward's presentation at Spectrum Generations Knox Community Center, 61 Park Street in Rockland there will be time for luncheon guests to ask questions about the benefits that veterans and their family members may be entitled.

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  9. Robert Friedland's $1.6-billion Platinum Mine Gets Approval to Start ConstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Resource Investing News

    ... approval. However, just five days later the project was approved, and comments from Minister of Mineral Resources Advocate Ngoako Ramatlhodi indicate ministry support for Platreef. He stated, "we are pleased that the Platreef Project will indeed ...

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  10. Kaleidoscope: Several Ohio area malls have met their demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Thegatewaynews.com

    ... Romig Road. I visited it several times after it opened and after I moved to Kent in the late 1980s to work for the Advocate. The entire Romig Road corridor has seen many retail businesses close in recent years as the neighborhood deteriorated. Most ...

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  11. notice of Public MeetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Sun Advocate

    ... call the Carbon County Commission Office at (435)636-3226 at least 24 hours prior to meeting. Published in the Sun Advocate November 4, 2014.

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  12. Meet @SoftLayer November 4-6 at @CloudExpo [#Cloud #IoT @IBMcloud]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | WebSphere Journal

    ... few years now, starting with contributing debug tooling to the Apache Cordova project. Currently he is a developer advocate for IBM's Bluemix PaaS product, based on the open source Cloud Foundry project. It's All About Speed (Using Services in ...

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  13. Abbeville chefs whip up Giant Omelette, maintain tradition in 30th festivalRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 2 | The Advocate

    Advocate Photo by LEE CELANO - Spectators are obscured by the flames of the fire as they wait for the start of the "5000 EGG" Giant Omelette Celebration! in Abbeville Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. But Sunday, it took exactly 5,030 eggs, 50 pounds of onions, 75 bell peppers, 4 gallons of onion tops, 2 gallons of parsley, 61 2 gallons of milk, 52 pounds of butter and 15 pounds of crawfish tails.

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  14. Kurtz Printing Co. celebrates 40 years of printing an hour from nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... to other printing companies, including Standard Printing in Cuero, Martin Printing in Victoria and the Victoria Advocate job shop when he was 37. When the Advocate closed its job shop, he took it as a sign to go into business for himself. Prepped ...

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  15. Wauconda man denies home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Daily Herald

    ... and a .380-caliber pistol. The boy was wounded in the calf and foot, Newman said, and was treated and released from Advocate Good Shepard Hospital in Barrington. Sielck was hit in the right bicep, the chest and had a bullet enter his head near his ...

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  16. Yoakum home a testament to love, family and ... 15 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | The Victoria Advocate

    If you live in a historic home or a home that has a good story to tell and would like to be featured in this section, please send us your name, address, daytime phone number and a couple of sentences about your home to newsroom@vicad.com. Type "home feature" in the subject line, call us at 361-574-1222, mail us at the Victoria Advocate, P.O. Box 1518, Victoria, TX 77902 or come by our office at 311 E. Constitution St. YOAKUM - Step inside Dorothy Mgebroff's one-story, brick home on Coke Street in Yoakum and you'll see how even though her husband died eight years ago, he's still in her heart.

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  17. My brush with a ghostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Regina Leader Post

    ... were either executed or died a slow death of starvation and exposure at the hands of the particularly sadistic Lord Advocate George Mackenzie, whose violent methods earned him the nickname "Bloody Mackenzie." The Covenanters who died there were ...

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  18. My brush with a ghost: Reporter still haunted by frightful experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Edmonton Journal

    ... were either executed or died a slow death of starvation and exposure at the hands of the particularly sadistic Lord Advocate George Mackenzie, whose violent methods earned him the nickname "Bloody Mackenzie." The Covenanters who died there were ...

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  19. Vancouver Sun reporter's brush with a ghostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Canada.com

    ... were either executed or died a slow death of starvation and exposure at the hands of the particularly sadistic Lord Advocate George Mackenzie, whose violent methods earned him the nickname "Bloody Mackenzie." The Covenanters who died there were ...

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  20. State prepares to help people with Affordable Care Act tax changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | The Bennington Banner

    ... to tax preparation services from Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clinics, local agencies and the Health Care Advocate's Office, a project of Legal Aid, which will allocate some of its low income tax project resources to the advocate's office. ...

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