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2018 Top 10 Tech Trends for Electronic Displays and More


CAMPBELL, Calif./ April 25, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Exciting technology advances continue to emerge, seemingly nonstop, enabled both by those at the cutting edge of high-tech, and by those who are adapting those developments to make them useful in our everyday world. The list below, compiled by Sri Peruvemba, Chair of Marketing for the Society for … Continue reading 2018 Top 10 Tech Trends for Electronic Displays and More

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MDC News – Missouri tops 100 Tree City USA Communities


JEFFERSON CITY, MO – For more than 40 years, people who live in Tree City USA communities have enjoyed the benefits of having greener, healthier places to live.  This year, for the first time ever, there are more than 100 Missouri communities participating in Tree City USA, representing 45 percent of the state’s population. Tree … Continue reading MDC News – Missouri tops 100 Tree City USA Communities

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ARLINGTON, Texas | Jones and Goodell chatty and chummy at draft event


ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — As Roger Goodell and Jerry Jones sat side by side chatting, then grabbed shovels at a junior high school to dedicate a new field, they sure seemed chummy. Then again, this was for a worthy cause, so any and all past animosities over suspensions and lawsuits and contract extensions were, uh, … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Texas | Jones and Goodell chatty and chummy at draft event

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WASHINGTON | GOP senators float idea of resolution backing Mueller’s role


WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican senators are floating an alternative to bipartisan legislation that would protect special counsel Robert Mueller’s job — a nonbinding resolution endorsing him. The Senate Judiciary Committee was expected to vote Thursday on the bill, which would give any special counsel a 10-day window to seek expedited judicial review of a firing. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | GOP senators float idea of resolution backing Mueller’s role

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Alaska making progress on processing sexual assault evidence


JUNEAU, AK — Former Alaska State Trooper Sergeant Michael Burkmire begins work as a sexual assault cold case investigator, Governor Walker announced today, as the state’s Scientific Crime Detection Laboratory continues to shrink the number of backlogged sexual assault evidence kits. Investigator Burkmire is a retired Alaska State Trooper Sergeant who oversaw the AST Child … Continue reading Alaska making progress on processing sexual assault evidence

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Carson plan would raise rent for millions in public housing


WASHINGTON/April 25, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Millions of families living in federally subsidized public housing would pay more for rent under a proposal unveiled Wednesday by Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson. The proposal would have to be approved by Congress, where it could touch off a debate over how best to support some of … Continue reading Carson plan would raise rent for millions in public housing

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NEW YORK | Visa 2Q profits jump, helped by more spending on its network


NEW YORK (AP) — Payment processing giant Visa is reporting a sharp jump in its fiscal second-quarter profits from a year earlier, as more shoppers spent money on Visa’s network across all its major markets. The San Francisco-based company said it earned $2.61 billion in the period ending March 30, or $1.11 a share. The … Continue reading NEW YORK | Visa 2Q profits jump, helped by more spending on its network

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Nebraska Governor Ricketts Goes “Face to Face” to Highlight Cultural Changes in State Corrections


TECUMSEH, NE – Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts recently became the latest governor to join the Face to Face initiative, a national call to action encouraging policymakers to personally engage with the people who are closest to the correctional system to gain a deeper appreciation of the challenges and unique realities they face. As part of … Continue reading Nebraska Governor Ricketts Goes “Face to Face” to Highlight Cultural Changes in State Corrections

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Fake Dentists, Melissa M. Pavey, Jolene E. Houchens Arrested at Dental Office in Glendale


PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced Special Agents arrested two Valley women for allegedly performing unlicensed dental work on five unsuspecting victims at a dental office in Glendale.  Melissa M. Pavey, 45, and Jolene E. Houchens, 38, are accused of performing unlicensed dental procedures, including tooth extractions by utilizing drills, lasers, and … Continue reading Fake Dentists, Melissa M. Pavey, Jolene E. Houchens Arrested at Dental Office in Glendale

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SAN FRANCISCO | Facebook advertisers shrug off scandal


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook’s troubles with Russian election meddlers, “fake news” and misused data have dominated headlines globally. But the scandal doesn’t seem to be affecting Facebook’s bottom line so far, as advertisers continue to flock to the site in droves. Facebook’s revenue, which largely derives from ads, soared 49 percent to $12 billion … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Facebook advertisers shrug off scandal

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NASHVILLE, Tenn | Tennessee Waffle House reopens 3 days after fatal shootings


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Waffle House where four people were fatally shot reopened Wednesday amid tears and solemn remembrance of the dead, as the company said it will donate a month of the restaurant’s sales to help the wounded survivors and the families of the slain. Employees wore orange ribbons and hugged one … Continue reading NASHVILLE, Tenn | Tennessee Waffle House reopens 3 days after fatal shootings

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WASHINGTON | Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade complimentary tweets


WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s newest bromance: Yeezus and The Donald. President Donald Trump is tweeting his thanks Wednesday to rap superstar Kanye West for his recent online support. Trump wrote, “Thank you Kanye, very cool!” in response to the tweets from West, who called the president “my brother.” West tweeted a number of times Wednesday … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Oh, Yeezus: Trump and Kanye West trade complimentary tweets

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Missouri AG Hawley: Major Victory in Opioid Lawsuit, Will Move Forward


Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley won a major court victory in the fight to hold opioid manufacturers responsible.  The St. Louis Circuit Court today rejected the opioid manufacturers’ attempts to halt the case and ordered the lawsuit to proceed.  In June 2017, the Attorney General’s Office filed a lawsuit against three … Continue reading Missouri AG Hawley: Major Victory in Opioid Lawsuit, Will Move Forward

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ARLINGTON, Va. | Same series, different year: Penguins-Capitals meet again


ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Like tourists flocking to see the cherry blossoms in full bloom, the Pittsburgh Penguins making a trip to Washington in the playoffs has become a rite of spring. The Penguins and Capitals will face off in the second round for the third consecutive year with the core groups changed only slightly … Continue reading ARLINGTON, Va. | Same series, different year: Penguins-Capitals meet again

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National Drug Take Back Day – Saturday, April 28


JEFFERSON CITY, MO – On Saturday, April 28, law enforcement agencies across the state will be partnering with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to give Missourians the opportunity to discard expired, unused or unwanted prescription drugs.  Drop off locations, which will operate from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., can be found here.  The DEA … Continue reading National Drug Take Back Day – Saturday, April 28

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Missouri Announces 2018 Gold Star Schools


JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) has named this year’s Missouri Gold Star Schools.  The program recognizes schools that perform at high academic levels or that perform at high levels while serving a significant proportion of disadvantaged students. There are eight winning schools: Kingston Elementary, Kingston K-14 School District … Continue reading Missouri Announces 2018 Gold Star Schools

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NEW YORK | How Comcast is trying to change the cable game


NEW YORK (AP) — If you can’t beat them, join them. Comcast is trying to refigure the traditional cable bundle, adding services like Netflix to its subscription packages and offering internet-only TV streaming. Comcast, the world’s largest cable company, and other cable operators are trying to work out new relationships with once fierce rivals in … Continue reading NEW YORK | How Comcast is trying to change the cable game

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PHOENIX | Arizona opening day cares to get ready for teacher strike


PHOENIX (AP) — From gathering gift cards, prepping boxed lunches and opening church doors for child care, communities across Arizona are getting ready for a historic teacher walkout that could keep hundreds of thousands of students out of school indefinitely. Working parents had a week to figure out where to send their children starting Thursday … Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona opening day cares to get ready for teacher strike

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Travis Lee Bethel, Jake Ian Nixon, Kenneth Bryant Lake & Michael Ryan Nevatt Sentenced for $1 Million Meth Conspiracy


KANSAS CITY, MO – Four more defendants have been sentenced in federal court this week for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute more than $1 million worth of methamphetamine in southern Missouri and in the Kansas City, Missouri, area. Travis Lee Bethel, 46, of Urbana, Mo., was sentenced by U.S. Chief District Judge Greg … Continue reading Travis Lee Bethel, Jake Ian Nixon, Kenneth Bryant Lake & Michael Ryan Nevatt Sentenced for $1 Million Meth Conspiracy

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RALEIGH, N.C. | College basketball commission wants NCAA to regulate agents


RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With agent conduct a major part of the federal corruption investigation into college basketball, the commission charged with finding reforms wants the NCAA to actively monitor agents and provide regulated ways for them to advise athletes on their professional prospects. The Commission on College Basketball proposed Wednesday that the NCAA develop … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C. | College basketball commission wants NCAA to regulate agents

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North Carolina Governor Cooper Joins National Bipartisan Effort to Expand K-12 Computer Science Education


RALEIGH, NC – To help ensure every North Carolina student has access to the skills and training they need to be ready for college and career, North Carolina Governor Cooper today announced that he is joining the Governors’ Partnership for K-12 Computer Science. “Many 21st century jobs require computer programming skills,” Gov. Cooper said.  “We … Continue reading North Carolina Governor Cooper Joins National Bipartisan Effort to Expand K-12 Computer Science Education

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New York Governor Cuomo Issues Cease and Desist Letter to ICE


Demands Immediate Stop of Reckless and Unconstitutional Enforcement Actions or Will Sue – Letter Available Here Expands Executive Order #170 to Prohibit ICE Arrests in State Facilities in Addition to Prohibiting State Agencies from Inquiring About Immigration Status – Available Here Follows Increase in ICE Raids Affecting the Agricultural Industry – Potentially Losing Thousands of … Continue reading New York Governor Cuomo Issues Cease and Desist Letter to ICE

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Trump plan would raise rent for millions in public housing


WASHINGTON/April 25, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — Millions of families living in federally subsidized public housing would have to pay more for rent under a Trump administration proposal. The Department of Housing and Urban Development is asking Congress to raise the rent paid by public housing residents to 35 percent of income from the current 30 percent. … Continue reading Trump plan would raise rent for millions in public housing

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Texas Governor Abbott Demands Blake Farenthold Cover Costs Of Emergency Special Election


AUSTIN, TX – Texas Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to former United States Congressman Blake Farenthold demanding that he cover all costs for the upcoming emergency special election for the 27th Congressional District of Texas.  The emergency special election is being held to fill the seat now vacant following Mr. Farenthold’s resignation. “While … Continue reading Texas Governor Abbott Demands Blake Farenthold Cover Costs Of Emergency Special Election

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WASHINGTON | Portable test helps identify refugees at risk of outbreaks


WASHINGTON (AP) — Call it a lab in a box: Researchers created a device about the size of a toaster that can test a drop of blood to tell, in about half an hour, who’s immune to certain infections and who’s not. The goal is to find groups of people at risk of outbreaks, especially … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Portable test helps identify refugees at risk of outbreaks

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | Southwest jet victim’s husband: ‘Mommy’s not coming home’


ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The husband of an Albuquerque woman killed in a Southwest Airlines jet that blew an engine while flying said he broke the news about her death to their two children at their school, telling them: “Mommy’s not coming home, guys.” Michael Riordan told ABC News in an interview broadcast Tuesday that … Continue reading ALBUQUERQUE, N.M | Southwest jet victim’s husband: ‘Mommy’s not coming home’

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RICHLAND, Wash | US officials slam Washington state nuke waste site problems


RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Problems first identified six years ago at a Washington state plant where deadly nuclear waste is supposed to be treated in the future continue to plague the multi-billion dollar facility, U.S. investigators have said. The Tri-City Herald reports that the Government Accountability Office said in a report released Tuesday that the … Continue reading RICHLAND, Wash | US officials slam Washington state nuke waste site problems

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Moen Inspires Consumers and Designers at New Design Center in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart


CHICAGO/ April 25, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Moen, the number-one faucet brand in North America, is launching a new innovation and design center within The Merchandise Mart (theMART), in downtown Chicago. The 3,000-square-foot space graces the first floor of theMART within LuxeHome, the world’s largest collection of premier boutiques for home building and renovation. Moen’s new … Continue reading Moen Inspires Consumers and Designers at New Design Center in Chicago’s Merchandise Mart

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Solect Energy Expands Into Illinois with a Focus on Commercial & Industrial Market and Community Solar


AURORA, ILL./ APRIL 25, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Solect Energy, the leading commercial-scale developer and installer of solar energy systems in Massachusetts, announced today that it has expanded operations into Illinois. Solect’s Illinois operations will be based in Aurora, and will be led by General Manager, Steve Gregory, and backed by an experienced team of business … Continue reading Solect Energy Expands Into Illinois with a Focus on Commercial & Industrial Market and Community Solar

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BATON ROUGE, La | 18-month sentence for man who tried to get Trump’s tax data


BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana private investigator was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for repeatedly trying to electronically access Donald Trump’s federal tax information several weeks before the 2016 election. Jordan Hamlett, 32, of Lafayette, pleaded guilty in December to misusing Trump’s Social Security number. He had faced a maximum sentence … Continue reading BATON ROUGE, La | 18-month sentence for man who tried to get Trump’s tax data

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SPOKANE, Wash | Judge prevents Trump from cutting Planned Parenthood grants


SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction blocking the Trump administration from cutting grants to Planned Parenthood that pay for a teen pregnancy prevention program in numerous states. U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Rice of Spokane issued his ruling late Tuesday, after listening to arguments from attorneys for Planned Parenthood … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash | Judge prevents Trump from cutting Planned Parenthood grants

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NEW YORK | A new George RR Martin book planned _ but not THAT book


NEW YORK (AP) — As the world awaits his next “A Song of Ice and Fire,” George RR Martin has begun a new project. Random House announced Wednesday that a prequel to the “Ice and Fire” series is coming out November 20. The book is called “Fire and Blood” and it’s the first of two … Continue reading NEW YORK | A new George RR Martin book planned _ but not THAT book

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LAS VEGAS | Damien Chazelle shows first footage of biopic ‘First Man’


LAS VEGAS (AP) — “La La Land” director Damien Chazelle has given CinemaCon attendees a first look at his Neil Armstrong film “First Man” Wednesday morning in Las Vegas. The heart-pounding trailer shows Ryan Gosling as Armstrong feeling heavy with responsibility before his historic mission to the moon. The footage features him telling his children, … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Damien Chazelle shows first footage of biopic ‘First Man’

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RALEIGH, N.C | Commission: Independent probes needed in complex NCAA cases


RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The NCAA is unfit to tackle complex, high-stakes investigations that can linger on for years, and should bring in professional outside enforcement on the biggest cases, a panel tasked with reforming corruption in college basketball concluded Wednesday after a seven-month investigation. Reform proposals put forth Wednesday by the Commission on College … Continue reading RALEIGH, N.C | Commission: Independent probes needed in complex NCAA cases

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WASHINGTON | Macron urges US to reject isolationism


WASHINGTON (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron urged the United States to reject fear and isolationism Wednesday and instead embrace the historic bond between the two countries to launch a new era of 21st century leadership and security. Macron told a joint meeting of Congress, “the American and French people have had a rendezvous with … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Macron urges US to reject isolationism

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NORRISTOWN, Pa | The Latest: Cosby jury asks for definition of consent


NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby’s sexual assault retrial (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Deliberating jurors in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case have asked their first question of the judge. The jury returned to a suburban Philadelphia courtroom less than two hours into its deliberations to ask for the legal definition of … Continue reading NORRISTOWN, Pa | The Latest: Cosby jury asks for definition of consent

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CHARLOTTE, N.C | Matt Kenseth returning to NASCAR with Roush Fenway Racing


CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Roush Fenway Racing wants to be among NASCAR’s elite again and recognized it needed help for its ongoing rebuild. The organization called on Matt Kenseth, one of its cornerstone former drivers, and asked him to come back. When Kenseth took the call from team owner Jack Roush, he had just one … Continue reading CHARLOTTE, N.C | Matt Kenseth returning to NASCAR with Roush Fenway Racing

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LONDON | Stronger pound weighs on revenues at drugmaker GSK


LONDON (AP) — Pharmaceutical and consumer goods maker GlaxoSmithKline says first-quarter revenue dropped 2 percent as a stronger pound offset encouraging sales of a new shingles treatment. The company said in a statement Wednesday that revenue fell to 7.22 billion pounds ($10.1 billion) from 7.38 billion pounds in the same period last year. Net income … Continue reading LONDON | Stronger pound weighs on revenues at drugmaker GSK

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TORONTO | The Latest: Sri Lanka native ID’d as van attack victim


TORONTO (AP) — The latest on a van attack in Toronto which killed 10 people and injured 14 (all times local): 12:30 p.m. A Buddhist temple in Toronto has identified one of the victims of Monday’s van attack as Renuka Amarasinghe (am-uh-ruh-SEEN’-yuh). Mahavihara Buddhist Meditation Centre chief monk Ahangama Rathanasiri Thero (AN’-guh-mah Rah-than-ah-SEER’-ah THEER’-oh) says … Continue reading TORONTO | The Latest: Sri Lanka native ID’d as van attack victim

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KUWAIT CITY | Kuwait expels Philippines ambassador amid maid abuse dispute


KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Kuwait on Wednesday expelled the Philippines ambassador and recalled its own envoy from Manila over a growing diplomatic dispute sparked by complaints of the abuse of Filipina housemaids and workers in the country. The highly unusual move came as a surprise in the typically sedate and oil-rich Gulf Arab nation, both … Continue reading KUWAIT CITY | Kuwait expels Philippines ambassador amid maid abuse dispute

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NEW ORLEANS | Louisiana: $1.5 billion in tax breaks for $9.4 billion plant


NEW ORLEANS (AP) — State and local governments in Louisiana have offered an estimated $1.5 billion in incentives to persuade a Taiwanese company to locate a $9.4 billion plastics complex along the Mississippi River upstream from New Orleans, Louisiana’s secretary of economic development said. The package includes about $1.4 billion in local property tax exemptions … Continue reading NEW ORLEANS | Louisiana: $1.5 billion in tax breaks for $9.4 billion plant

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NORRISTOWN, Pa | Jury gets case after Cosby painted as predator, victim


NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The jury in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case began deliberating Wednesday in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, weighing charges he drugged and molested a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home 14 years ago. The panel of seven men and five women got the case after receiving final … Continue reading NORRISTOWN, Pa | Jury gets case after Cosby painted as predator, victim

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SACRAMENTO, Calif | ‘Major announcement’ planned on elusive serial killer


SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office plans to make a ‘major announcement” in the case of an elusive serial killer they say committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes and dozens of burglaries across California in the 1970s and 1980s. District Attorney’s spokeswoman Shelly Osorio says a news conference will be … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | ‘Major announcement’ planned on elusive serial killer

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Celebrating Safe Choices In Construction – Safety Week 2018


CHICAGO and DALLAS and WASHINGTON and TAMPA, Fla. and LOS ANGELES and TORONTO/ April 25, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — The choices we make — big or small — can have a huge impact on our safety and the safety of those around us. This is especially true in the construction industry, where thousands of men and … Continue reading Celebrating Safe Choices In Construction – Safety Week 2018

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ATLANTA | Vick to be assistant on Atlanta’s new spring football team


ATLANTA (AP) — Michael Vick’s second try for a football championship in Atlanta will come as a coach. Atlanta was announced on Wednesday as the choice to join Orlando as franchises in the new Alliance of American Football that will begin play next February. The Atlanta Alliance has hired former NFL coach Brad Childress as … Continue reading ATLANTA | Vick to be assistant on Atlanta’s new spring football team

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INDIANAPOLIS | Commission dances around name, image and likeness debate


INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Commission on College Basketball danced around whether college athletes should be able to cash in on their names, images and likenesses, but Condoleezza Rice’s remarks to the NCAA suggested she thinks it is good idea. “We don’t believe that the NCAA can legislate in this area until the legal parameters become … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Commission dances around name, image and likeness debate

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Poll: Younger Americans less apt to use unique passwords


The number of online accounts compromised by hackers is now in the trillions — enough, perhaps, to make even technophobes think hard about the security of their passwords. Indeed, many are — especially older Americans, a new survey shows. Start with the now-familiar advice to avoid reusing the same password across important accounts such as … Continue reading Poll: Younger Americans less apt to use unique passwords

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Legislature’s audit of Missouri State Auditor’s Office finds operational improvements, effective data security measures


JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri General Assembly today issued an audit of Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway‘s office and found it to be managed efficiently and effectively.  The auditors performed two separate reviews that found the office’s overall operations are managed professionally and cyber-security measures are effective. “When I became State Auditor, I used … Continue reading Legislature’s audit of Missouri State Auditor’s Office finds operational improvements, effective data security measures

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WASHINGTON | Macron tells Congress of ‘special’ US-French bond


WASHINGTON (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron drew Wednesday on the “shared bond” of U.S.-French relations to call for a rejection of isolationism and instead for the countries to bond together anew for a 21st century security. Macron opened a joint meeting of Congress, saying “the American and French people have had a rendezvous with … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Macron tells Congress of ‘special’ US-French bond

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BERLIN | Finland says basic income trial going ahead as planned


BERLIN (AP) — Germans of various faiths donned Jewish skullcaps and took to the streets Wednesday in several cities to protest an anti-Semitic attack in Berlin and express fears about growing hatred of Jews in the country. The kippa protest was triggered by the daytime assault last week of two young men wearing skullcaps in … Continue reading BERLIN | Finland says basic income trial going ahead as planned

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