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Passengers Agitated After Orlando to Grand Rapids Flight Takes 4 Planes and 2 Days

A direct flight from Orlando, FL, to Grand Rapids, MI, is supposed to take somewhere in the neighborhood of three hours. For a group...

EarthTalk®: Peanut Allergies Increase Environmental?

Dear EarthTalk: Do scientists think there is a big environmental component to the huge rise in peanut allergies in recent years? -- Jay...

Florida College Students Invent New Hands-Free Wheelchair That Operates on Facial Expressions

Most people think that college students spend the majority of their time napping or partying. However, a group of students from the University of...

Razor’s Edge and Final Justice

Final Justice Nancy Kopp Signet c/o Penguin Group USA 375 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014 www.penguin.com 9780451410276, $6.99, www.amazon.com Ann Monroe is a highly principled attorney...
shackles

Slavery remembrance day: legacy of the African diaspora

UN – As the global community gathered to honor the millions of Africans forcibly exploited by slavery, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon highlighted the...
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Small businesses look to new domestic markets; Mid-market business eyes M&A

ATLANTA – According to the annual SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI) Business Pulse Survey, there is a significant shift in the growth strategies of...
Affordable Care Act

Obama Cares: Celebrating Six Years of the Affordable Care Act

“Today, after almost a century of trying; today, after over a year of debate; today, after all the votes have been tallied –- health...

Student Housing Operation Acquires ‘The Edge’ Community for More Access to UCF

Campus Advantage, an Austin-based provider of student housing management services, are putting new expansion plans into action. The company has said in the past...
Poor white kids less likely to go to prison than rich black kids

Prison: Poor white kids less likely to go than rich black kids

In an article released yesterday, the Washington Post analyzed the results of  "a national study that began in 1979 and followed a group of young...

Motion to Kill

Motion to Kill Joel Goldman Create Space 978143610296, $15.21 www.amazon.com A dead body washes up on the shore of a Missouri lake.  It turns out to be...