Making sure Cincinnati shines during All-Star Game week – Cincinnati.com


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Making sure Cincinnati shines during All-Star Game week
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Come for baseball, stay for everything else. The mission is clear for officials working to ensure the 86th Major League Baseball All-Star Game and related events are jewels in the region's proverbial crown. With the game's international profile ...

Global warming is growing concern, poll says – Boston Globe


Boston Globe

Global warming is growing concern, poll says
Boston Globe
Political analysts say the problem for many Republicans is how to carve out a position on climate change that does not turn off voters like Becker, but that also does not alienate powerful conservative campaign donors. In particular, advocacy groups ...

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Del Mastro fundraiser didn’t break rules: Elections Canada – Toronto Sun


Toronto Sun

Del Mastro fundraiser didn't break rules: Elections Canada
Toronto Sun
Using figures from the riding association's 2013 financial return - which are published online - and a formula on Election Canada's website to calculate tax credits, The Examiner found that 53 donors at the fundraiser would have shared $23,851 in tax ...

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Transplants: Indians to get preference over foreigners / (FTW) – Full-Time Whistle


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Transplants: Indians to get preference over foreigners / (FTW)
Full-Time Whistle
Organ transplants have saved more than 2 million years of life in the United States over 25 years, new research shows. But less than half of the people who needed a transplant in that time period got one, according to a report published in the Jan. 28 ...
Organ transplants show 'remarkable record of achievement'CBC.ca

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Would-be 2016 foes welcome Romney’s decision not to run – CNN


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Would-be 2016 foes welcome Romney's decision not to run
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Romney's decision came exactly three weeks after he told a roomful of donors that he was seriously considering a run for president, a move that shook up the field of prospective GOP presidential candidates. But on Friday Romney's would-be foes showered ...
Romney not running: Former GOP nominee out of 2016 raceSacramento Bee
Mitt Romney says he won't run for president in 2016 after learning former ...National Post
Romney not running for President; Hill Republicans are relieved GOP task force ...Politico
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Snow storms and wide spread flu are impacting blood donations – wwlp.com


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Snow storms and wide spread flu are impacting blood donations
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Earlier this week, the storm that dropped 2 feet of snow in the Boston area forced the Red Cross to cancel several community blood drives, and the widespread flu activity across the U.S. is forcing people to stay home, instead of going out to blood ...
American Red Cross encouraging diverse blood donorsThe Albany Herald
Next Month, Red Cross Calls For Blood Donors As Unique As The Patients They ...Patch.com
American Red Cross encouraging African-Americans to donate bloodRichmond Confidential
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Pact to better Asian organ donation in UK – Times of India


Pact to better Asian organ donation in UK
Times of India
"In the past five years, the UK has managed to double its organ donation rate, but it is struggling with donations from Asians. MOHAN Foundation will help with its counselling skills, while NHS will help India with its good practice guidelines and ...

A whirlwind of a week for Burlington’s Coach Craig, who needs liver transplant … – myfox8.com


A whirlwind of a week for Burlington's Coach Craig, who needs liver transplant ...
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... having had very little sleep and no transplant yet, but humbled, grateful and thankful for the outpouring of community support. “You realize through this process how much people care. There is a bigger issue here and that is awareness of organ ...

McCord to plead guilty to strong arming campaign donors (Video) – Philadelphia Business Journal


Philadelphia Business Journal

McCord to plead guilty to strong arming campaign donors (Video)
Philadelphia Business Journal
He acknowledged that he shook down two potential donors with a threat that he could make it difficult for them to obtain state-related business. "I stepped over the line by trying to take advantage of the fact that two potential contributors hoped to ...
Ousted Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord was a serious fund-raiser, the ...PennLive.com
BREAKING: McCord admits to strong-arming donors, resigns immediatelyPittsburgh Post Gazette
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Big money political players rule Chargers task force – San Diego Reader


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Big money political players rule Chargers task force
San Diego Reader
... for a new taxpayer-subsidized stadium hangs in the balance, one thing is certain: the task force set up by mayor Kevin Faulconer to keep the team in town is a veritable vault stashed with big-money campaign donors and stadium-related special interests.

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