Monday, 22 December 2014

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  • Time to Bring Back the Truman Democrats

    00:37 | 22/12/14
    Daily Beast
    Although likely to reject Republican views on social issues, such as gay marriage, millennials may not become “permanently blue,” as imagined by some boomer progressives. Faced with the consequences of slow, and poorly distributed growth, they are ... more»
  • Piershale: The spirit of giving alive, well

    00:26 | 22/12/14
    Northwest Herald
    Altruistic motivations - the sense of fulfillment gained by giving, the desire to make a difference in a community or the world, the drive to support political, religious or philosophical beliefs - often are complemented by financial ones, including ... more»
  • Hospitals approve of Gov. Haslam's Medicaid proposal

    00:03 | 22/12/14
    Knoxville News Sentinel
    Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be ... "It's up to us, the governor and the coalition, to make that case," Becker said. "We'll get $9 back for every $1 ... "It's a very daunting financial situation. When ... more»
  • Roadside bomb kills seven civilians in Afghanistan

    00:03 | 22/12/14
    While ground fighting between troops and insurgent groups and Improvised explosive devices (IEDs) remained leading causes of deaths and injuries, the Taliban were accountable for 75 percent of all civilian casualties, the report said. more»
  • Ohio family gets help after sinkholes

    23:52 | 21/12/14
    Columbus Dispatch
    Since then, they have been living in temporary rental housing paid for by the Salvation Army and state grant money distributed through Muskingum County Job and Family Services while local and state officials discussed what to do. more»
  • New laws you need to know — or not

    23:41 | 21/12/14
    Columbus Dispatch
    The period of living in Ohio after which a person's income is subjected to the state income tax is expanded from six months to seven months. Want to see fewer driver's ... Wondered where the purple martin capital of Ohio is located. State law now says ... more»
  • Dubai tops YouGov luxury travel survey

    23:41 | 21/12/14
    The Atlantis, The Palm will be the Official Luxury and Leisure Host Hotel for the duration of the four-day event, hosting the ILTM buyer group and international buyers from outside the GCC. more»
  • Future of wind farms in Ohio is cloudy

    23:30 | 21/12/14
    Columbus Dispatch
    Developers say the projects - which would more than triple the state's wind-energy output - are alive, despite state laws passed this year that some of the same companies said would kill investment. more»
  • Grand Rapids to reimagine Grand River floodwalls after years of fighting feds

    23:30 | 21/12/14
    The money also is paying Smalligan's firm $500,000 to take a look at the 16 sites along the river and figure out how to enhance flood protection and public access to the water at the same time. Sub-consultants on the work are Boston-based Stoss ... more»
  • Egyptian pound steady on official market, weaker on black market

    23:18 | 21/12/14
    CAIRO Dec 21 (Reuters) - The Egyptian pound held steady at a central bank dollar sale on Sunday but weakened on the unofficial market. more»
  • SUKUK PIPELINE - Issue plans around the world

    23:07 | 21/12/14
    Zawya (registration)
    GULF FINANCE HOUSE - Bahrain's Gulf Finance House is in talks on buying two asset management firms for a total of up to $500 million and is planning to increase debt to finance the deals, chief executive Hisham al-Rayes told Reuters in early December ... more»
  • Dish Subscribers Lose Fox News, Blame Game Ensues

    22:56 | 21/12/14
    The Inquisitr
    “Tonight, 21st Century Fox, Inc. blocked DISH customer access to Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network, as the media conglomerate introduced other channels into negotiations despite those channels not being included in the contract up for renewal. more»
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