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KS blesses East HIs first-ever agricultural post-harvest facility to help area farmers

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KS East Hawai‘i staffers and others held a blessing to cap the construction of an agricultural post-harvest processing facility on

EPA Announces $800,000 Grant to Oklahoma City to Support Brownfields Cleanups

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DALLAS – (April 26, 2018) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the city of Oklahoma City held an event today

CWA President Chris Shelton Brings T-Mobile Fight to German Parliament

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CWA President Chris Shelton traveled to Germany this week to meet with members of the German parliament and speak to Deutsche

Workers' comp open enrollment begins

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COLUMBUS - The open enrollment period for Ohio employers to select a managed care organization (MCO) to oversee medical treatment for

On Workers Memorial Day, CWAers Remember Workers Killed on the Job and Fight for Safety at Work

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CWA members will mark Workers' Memorial Day on April 28 by remembering co-workers killed, hurt or sickened on the job. With the Trump

Oregon Civil Servant Files Lawsuit Challenging Mandatory Union Fees as Violation of First Amendment

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Eugene, OR (April 26, 2018) – National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation staff attorneys have just filed a lawsuit at the United States District Court for the District of Oregon on behalf of Debora Nearman, a public employee. Nearman’s complaint argues that the compulsory union fees she is forced to pay violate her First and Fourteenth Amendment rights. Nearman objects to being required to financially support and associate with an organization that opposes her personal views, including her religious beliefs and her husband’s public service.

MSU recognized for its green power usage

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Michigan State University is one of eight schools in the Big Ten Conference being recognized as the 2017-18 Collective Conference Champions for its green power use.

ADL's Center for Technology and Society Announces First Class of Belfer Fellows Who Will Fight Hate and Bias Through Tech

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New York, April 26, 2018 … The Anti-Defamation League’s Center for Technology and Society (CTS) has selected an Oxford scholar who works with Google; a leading expert on games and emerging media; and an ordained Episcopal minister working in diverse communities in Chicago as its inaugural class of Belfer Fellows.

Cleaning the Shorelines of the Hudson, Source to Sea: 7th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep is

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Ossining, N.Y. – In a massive, one-day effort stretching from New York Harbor to the Adirondack Mountains, some 2,000 volunteers

NMSU Honors College hosts 23rd annual Research and Creative Arts Symposium

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New Mexico State University’s Honors College will host its Undergraduate Research and Creative Arts Symposium Friday, April 27.

Big Changes in your Credit Card!

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WASHINGTON, DC – You may have noticed recently that some merchants are not requiring you to sign for chip-enabled credit or debit

Shoplifting in England and Wales continues to rise according to police recorded crimes Usdaw calls for action

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Shopworkers’ trade union leader John Hannett has called for Government action in light of the Office for National Statistics today reporting an 8% increase in police recorded incidents of shoplifting during 2017, continuing the trend of a 31% increase over the last decade.

EPA awards over $1.5 million to the Southern Ute Indian Tribe, Utah and Colorado for San Juan Watershed Monitoring Program

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Funds are part of $3.6 million provided to collaborative programDenver, Colo.

UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music presents a celebration of musical diversity and scholarship

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Eva B. Ross will perform at the closing concert, along with the Thelonius Monk Institute of Jazz Performance Ensemble at UCLA and Superdevoiche, the UCLA Balkan Women’s Choir.

$100,000 EPA Grant to Help Missouri Address Leaking Underground Petroleum Storage Tanks

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Lenexa, Kan., April 26, 2018) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7 has awarded $100,000 to the Missouri

Jury Awards $5.1 Million For Workers in EEOC Religious Discrimination Case Against United Health Programs of America, Inc. And Cost Containment Group, Inc.

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NEW YORK - Following a three-week trial, on April 25, a unanimous Brooklyn federal jury found that United Health Programs of America, Inc, which provides discount medical plans, and its parent Cost Containment Group, Inc.

Vertex Initiates Phase 3 Studies of VX-445, Tezacaftor and Ivacaftor as a Triple Combination Regimen for People with Cystic Fibrosis

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BOSTON--( )--Apr. 26, 2018-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that it is

Former Employee of U.S. Government Contractor in Afghanistan Pleads Guilty to Foreign Transportation of Approximately $104,000 in Stolen Money

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A former employee of a U.S. government contractor in Afghanistan pleaded guilty today to foreign transportation of approximately $104,000 in stolen money.  The former employee admitted stealing the money from another employee who received the money in illegal kickbacks from an Afghan subcontractor in return for that employee’s assistance in obtaining subcontracts on a U.S. government contract.

THIRTEEN N.C. SUMMER NUTRITION PROGRAM SPONSORS WIN NATIONAL HONORS

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Thirteen North Carolina Summer Nutrition Program sponsors are among the 111 nationwide this year to receive Turnip the Beet awards,

CSB Investigators Deploying to Incident at the Husky Energy Oil Refinery in Superior, Wisconsin

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Washington, DC, April 26, 2018 –  A four-person investigative team from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is deploying to the

Embraer and ANSYS Accelerate Time to Market for Next-Generation Aircraft

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PITTSBURGH, Apr. 26, 2018 – With ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) software onboard, Embraer's latest commercial jet made history as the only

Buy a walleye stamp and help maintain fishing opportunities

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Buying a walleye stamp is a concrete way to help maintain fishing opportunities in Minnesota,” said Neil Vanderbosch, DNR fisheries

DNR Enforcement Division announces promotions

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The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Enforcement Division has promoted four officers – Chelsie Leuthardt, Brandon McGaw,

BBC AMERICA TO SIMULCAST THE BBCS COVERAGE OF PRINCE HARRY AND MS. MEGHAN MARKLES ROYAL WEDDING ON MAY 19

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New York – April 26, 2018 – BBC AMERICA announced today that it will air the Royal wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms.

Maryland Combats Elder Financial Abuse Through Education and Outreach

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BALTIMORE (April 26, 2018) – The Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation today announced its participation in a joint
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