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  1. Poseur for president by @BloggersRUsRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Wilson's Almanac

    During one sequence in Buster Keaton's comedy The General , the hapless train engineer Johnnie Gray finds himself caught in a battle between Union forces and Confederate Army friendlies. Finding a sword, Johnnie discovers that when he brandishes it Confederate soldiers mistake him for someone actually in charge.

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  2. General MerchandiserRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Employment News

    Job Description: Company Description: COMPANY: Today's consumer has more buying choices than ever. Smart retailers and manufacturers need every edge to compete in today's marketplace.

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  3. RCCG convention: Prepare for unprecedented breakthrough, Adeboye tells participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Vanguard

    The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has enjoined all participants at the church's annual convention, which begins today with the ordination of deacons/deaconesses at the Redemption Camp on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, to prepare themselves for unprecedented breakthrough and a new level of walk with God. The church's 63rd convention billed to run for one week is expected to attract Nigeria's Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, and other anointed ministers of the gospel from local and international circuit.

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  4. Federal election called for Oct. 19: West Nova candidates to hit the campaign trailRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Nova News Now

    A federal election has been called for Oct. 19. Stephen Harper met with Governor General David Johnston on Sunday morning and asked that Parliament be formally dissolved. Local candidates will be hitting the campaign trail, including those running for the seat in the riding of West Nova.

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  5. Flashpoint: Donald Trump's impact on the presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ClickOnDetroit

    WELCOME BACK TO FLASH POINT. THIS MORNING'S ROUND TABLE. JOHN TRUSSCOT, I'M INTERESTED IN YOUR TAKE ON THE IMPACT OF DONALD TRUMP ON THE REPUBLICAN FIELD, BUT THEN ALSO, THE GENERAL AS WELL.

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  6. Lawmakers might revisit open records changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WISN-TV

    ... AGO, MAYBE WE NEED TO TWEAK IT. ARE THEY RECEPTIVE TO TWEAKING THE LAW? GEORGE: WE WILL LISTEN TO ANYTHING, AS THE GENERAL PUBLIC WILL. AS JOURNALISTS, WE DON'T HAVE MORE RIGHTS THAN THE GENERAL PUBLIC DOES AND WE DON'T WANT ANY MORE RIGHTS THAN THE ...

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  7. Loretta Lynch touts sentencing-reform success; association's first...Read the original story

    Yesterday | ABA Journal

    The General Assembly of the ABA Annual Meeting in Chicago on Saturday afternoon featured two women whose accomplishments have made significant history: Roberta Cooper Ramo , the first of now several women to become the association's president, was presented its highest honor, the ABA Medal; and Loretta Lynch , who earlier this year became the first African-American woman to be named U.S. attorney general, gave the keynote address.

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  8. MFM splashes N91m on 180 first class graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vanguard

    Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries on Saturday offered financial rewards of N91 million on its members who graduated in first class from different universities across the country. The General Overseer of MFM, Dr Daniel Olukoya, made the announcement in Lagos at the monthly live broadcast programme of the church, tagged, "Power Must Change Hand," which was monitored in Abuja.

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  9. Golf Maine Park Districts Offers Taekwon-Do Classes for All AgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Patch.com

    ... South Korean Army. Later he helped make Taekwon-Do well known first in Canada and then elsewhere in the world. The General came to the Golf Maine Park District in 2000 to teach a 3-day instructor course to over 100 Black Bets plus 100 other ...

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  10. UN backs tobacco tax to finance sustainable developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | EurActiv.com

    ... a framework for the international community's efforts to make the planet fairer and more sustainable by 2030. The General Assembly of the United Nations will adopt the future SGDs in September 2015. These goals will replace the Millennium ...

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  11. Stock futures slightly lower; GM OnStar prone to hacking; Honda profit jumps 20 percent: A.M. Business News LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Cleveland.com

    The General Motors OnStar command center is shown in Detroit, in this Feb. 6, 2006 file photo. A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for the OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely.

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  12. Former UC Officer bonds out of jail ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    ... IN PROTECTIVE CUSTODY. HE WAS IN SHOCK HE JUST SEEMED VERY SHOCKED. REPORTER: ON SUICIDE WATCH ISOLATED FROM THE GENERAL JAIL POPULATION. THE OFFICERS LITERALLY SITTING IN THE UNIT WITH HIM DOCUMENTING EVERY 10 MINUTES THAT HE IS WITHIN HIS SIGHT ...

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  13. Happy Royal Birthday HRH Crown Prince Maha VajiralongkornRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Pattaya Mail

    His Royal Highness Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn was born on July 28, 1952, in the Ambara Villa of the Royal Dusit Palace in Bangkok. He is the second of four children, and is the only son of Their Majesties King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great and Queen Sirikit.

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  14. Big number of candidates for Indonesia's local electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... "More importantly this is going to be a referendum for Jokowi's policies after he's been one year in office." The General Elections Commission says 810 pairs of candidates were registered to contest in the local elections by Wednesday (Jul 29), ...

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  15. GM's South Korea workers approve wage deal, avoid strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Reuters

    The General Motors logo is seen outside its headquarters at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan in this file photograph taken August 25, 2009. ) employees in South Korea voted in favor of a wage deal on Thursday, averting a strike for a second consecutive year in a country whose auto sector is renowned for industrial action.

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  16. Gun-humpers and Confederate lovers: The General Assembly outdoes itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Independent Weekly

    ... poorer, meaner, more violent, more polluted and increasingly subservient to rich people's bank accounts - the General Assembly really outdid itself last week. Yes, the end of session nears, which means every languishing wackadoo idea gets its moment ...

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  17. Miami Beach woman writes book about a Kenyan freedom fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... a recorder, a video camera, a laptop and one singular idea: Tell the story of Japhlet Thambu, a man known as the General for his role in leading 58 men in the fight against British colonial rule in the 1950s. For three months that spring of 2009, ...

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  18. LAHORE: Why military coups happen in PakistanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Asia News Network

    Ten years ago, Dr Charles H. Kennedy, renowned expert on Pakistani politics, wrote the essay "A User's Guide to Guided Democracy", in which he sarcastically outlined ten 'steps' that could help any new ruler of Pakistan's to consolidate their rule common tactics that have been employed by all military dictators in Pakistan. The essay took Pakistan's political history and identified patterns from within: The General Ayub Khan coup in 1958, General Zia-ul-Haq's overthrow of Z.A. Bhutto in 1978, and General Musharraf's ouster of Nawaz Sharif in 1999 all contained similarities in terms of tactics employed by the military rulers after taking office.

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  19. Prosecutor, defense attorney discuss Joyce Mitchell's guilty pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    ... ATTORNEY, STEPHEN JOHNSTON, SHE PLED GUILTY TODAY. AFTER SEVERAL WEEKS OF ONGOING INVESTIGATIONS CONDUCTED BY THE GENERAL'S OFFICE, AND THE FORENSIC INVESTIGATION UNIT, AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, I DETERMINED THAT ALTHOUGH THERE WERE ...

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  20. The man Muhammadu BuhariRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | CRTV

    His Excellency President Muhammadu Buhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the leader of the All Progressive Congress party, Former General created a record in the Nigerian political history by becoming the first opposition candidate to win a presidential election. The President elect was born on 17th December 1942 in Daura, Katsina State, North of Nigeria at the frontier with the Republic of Chad.

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