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Navy to Commission New First-In-Class Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford

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WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy will commission its newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, July 22, at Naval Station Norfolk.

NAACP RESPONDS TO PRESIDENT TRUMPS REFUSAL TO ATTEND NAACP CONVENTION

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BALTIMORE – The NAACP issued the following statement after President Trump announced that he will not attend the NAACP’s 108th Annual Convention in Baltimore, Maryland.

Daveed Diggs and more arrive in the new ALA Graphics catalog

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CHICAGO – The ALA Graphics fall catalog has mailed with more than a dozen exciting, new products. Look for actor Daveed Diggs who graces the catalog cover in the latest Celebrity READ® poster.

Sierra Club Launches Digital Ad Campaign to Urge Metro to Switch to Zero Emission Buses

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Los Angeles, CA -- Today, the Sierra Club launched an ad campaign urging the Los Angeles Metro to make the switch to zero emission buses. On July 27, the Metro board is expected to formally vote on a transition to a 100 percent zero-emissions electric bus fleet by 2030. The two videos showcase the clean air, climate and jobs benefits through the lense of two current zero emission bus workers.

Deputy Interior nominee "unfit" says TWS

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Today the U.S. Senate held a procedural vote for Interior’s deputy secretary nomination of David Bernhardt.

U.S. Chamber Pens Open Letter on Tax Reform to Congress: Failure is Not an Option

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today penned an open letter to all members of Congress demanding an end to the legislative gridlock that is holding progress hostage on critical issues like health care, tax reform, and infrastructure investment.

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Executives from DITEX meet at Rackwise to discuss DCIM

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Executives from DITEX met at Rackwise to discuss DCIM Topics like cost efficiencies and scalability of pure play software tools, risk

Simufact Welding 7 Speeds Up Simulations of Sheet Metal Structures

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Hamburg, July 20, 2017 – Simufact, an MSC Software company, announces the release of Simufact Welding 7, which includes significant

PPG to acquire coatings application services provider The Crown Group

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PITTSBURGH, July 20, 2017 – PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire The Crown Group, a

Navy to Commission New First-In-Class Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford

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WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy will commission its newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, July 22, at Naval Station Norfolk.

Washington to Kill Wolves

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OLYMPIA – State wildlife managers plan to remove members of a wolf pack that has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Stevens County

NAACP RESPONDS TO PRESIDENT TRUMPS REFUSAL TO ATTEND NAACP CONVENTION

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BALTIMORE – The NAACP issued the following statement after President Trump announced that he will not attend the NAACP’s 108th Annual Convention in Baltimore, Maryland.

NewsFlash: Brennan Center Files FOIA Request for Information on Extreme Vetting Policies

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On July 20, 2017, the Brennan Center for Justice, Muslim Advocates, Americans United for Separation of Church and State, the Southern

Zion Oil & Gas Drilling Operations Exceed One Mile Depth in Israel

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DALLAS and CAESAREA, Israel, July 20, 2017 — Zion Oil & Gas, Inc.

September Conference in Cleveland Aims to Boost Made in America Products in Global Markets

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Today, the International Trade Administration’s U.S. Commercial Service and the Northern Ohio District Export Council announced a

Daveed Diggs and more arrive in the new ALA Graphics catalog

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CHICAGO – The ALA Graphics fall catalog has mailed with more than a dozen exciting, new products. Look for actor Daveed Diggs who graces the catalog cover in the latest Celebrity READ® poster.

SPROCKIT and NAB Show Welcome Five New Media, Entertainment and Technology Startups to Partnership Program

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WASHINGTON, D.C.-- SPROCKIT, the leading program showcasing media, entertainment and technology startups in collaboration with NAB

Sierra Club Launches Digital Ad Campaign to Urge Metro to Switch to Zero Emission Buses

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Los Angeles, CA -- Today, the Sierra Club launched an ad campaign urging the Los Angeles Metro to make the switch to zero emission buses. On July 27, the Metro board is expected to formally vote on a transition to a 100 percent zero-emissions electric bus fleet by 2030. The two videos showcase the clean air, climate and jobs benefits through the lense of two current zero emission bus workers.

Deputy Interior nominee "unfit" says TWS

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Today the U.S. Senate held a procedural vote for Interior’s deputy secretary nomination of David Bernhardt.

Realtors, House Financial Services Committee Reach Agreement to Move Key Flood Insurance Legislation Forward

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WASHINGTON (July 20, 2017) – The National Association of Realtors® today said that significant improvements to the “21st Century

U.S. Chamber Pens Open Letter on Tax Reform to Congress: Failure is Not an Option

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas J. Donohue today penned an open letter to all members of Congress demanding an end to the legislative gridlock that is holding progress hostage on critical issues like health care, tax reform, and infrastructure investment.

Indiana Food Summit set for Sept. 25-26

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue Extension, in cooperation with a number of partner organizations, will host the second annual Indiana Food Summit, Sept.

S&T Announces First Success of Technology Transition Program

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The very first technology foraged under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's (S&T) Transition to Practice (TTP) program has transitioned to the commercial market almost two years ahead of schedule.

Cogent Communications to Host Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Call on August 3, 2017

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WASHINGTON, D.C. July 20, 2017 – Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc.

ARKANSAS SIERRA CLUB: RESPONSE TO EPA ADMINISTRATOR SCOTT PRUITT - EPA Should Lead On Strengthening Clean Water Protections, Not Weaken Them

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Arkansas is The Natural State, a place where we place a high priority on clean water. We hope that Administrator Pruitt  learned today about the damage and environmental consequences that the Trump Administration’s clean water rollbacks will cause to our residents and waterways.

Business Facilities' Ranked Texas No.1 State for Best Business Climate

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TINTON FALLS, NJ - July 20 - Texas is Business Facilities' top-ranked state for Best Business Climate in the magazine's 13th Annual

Two arrested in Blaine on California warrants

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BLAINE, Wash. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Peace Arch Port of Entry took two men into custody this week when routine inspections found both were wanted on National Crime Information Center warrants out of California.

State coastal division announces grants available for sewage pump-out stations

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State officials with N.C. Division of Coastal Management are making available more than $115,000 in grant funding for marinas to

New Analysis Reveals Increase in Prosecution of Asylum Seekers Under Trump Admin

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Seeking asylum is not a crime. Rather than spend time and resources prosecuting vulnerable individuals fleeing violence and persecution, the administration should focus on migration management measures that comport with U.S. human rights and refugee protection legal obligations,” said Human Rights First’s Olga Byrne.

Bringing a trust but verify model to journal peer review

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Academic journals are increasingly asking authors to use transparent reporting practices to “trust, but verify” that outcomes are not being reported in a biased way and to enable other researchers to reproduce the results. To implement these reporting practices, most journals rely on the process of peer review — in which other scholars review research findings before publication — but relatively few journals measure the quality and effectiveness of the process.

The OAS and Peru Begin Preparations for the VIII Summit of the Americas

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The Organization of American States (OAS) and the Government of Peru today signed at the headquarters of the hemispheric institution in Washington DC the agreement on preparations for the Eighth Summit of the Americas, the meeting that will bring together all heads of state and government of the Hemisphere in April 2018, in Lima.

He set the course of my life: Remembering biologist William Muchmore

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At the height of his career, only a half dozen other researchers in North America shared William Muchmore’s interest in
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