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Multicultural Springfest to be held Thursday at Frost Amphitheater - rain or shine

Multicultural Springfest to be held Thursday at Frost Amphitheater - rain or shine

35 minutes ago   |   Stanford

All members of the Stanford community are invited to attend Multicultural Springfest, an annual celebration of the diversity and dedication of the university's staff.
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Roanoke Workforce Benefits from a Local Immigrant's Translation Business

1 hour ago   |   Renew our Economy

Elda Stanco-Downey's family comes from a long line of immigrants: her great-grandparents immigrated to the United States; her grandfather immigrated to Italy; and her father...
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‘Medicare for All's' rich benefits ‘leapfrog' other nations

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON - Generous benefits. No copays. No need for private policies. The “Medicare for All” plan advocated by leading 2020 Democrats appears more...
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Poll: Many Rural Americans Struggle With Financial Insecurity, Access To Health Care

Poll: Many Rural Americans Struggle With Financial Insecurity, Access To Health Care

3 hours ago   |   NPR

A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that many people living in rural communities live...
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Community briefs - Southside Reporter

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

Events and news of interest on the East Side, West Side and South Side.
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'Medicare for All's' rich benefits 'leapfrog' other nations

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Generous benefits. No copays. No need for private policies. The "Medicare for All" plan advocated by leading 2020 Democrats appears more lavish than what's offered...
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Baker calls for full funding of ‘Turning 22' program for young adults with disabilities

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker Monday pushed for full funding of the state's “Turning 22” program, an initiative he says fills a critical need by providing work and living support services...
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"We want answers" mobile home park residents frustrated over school board's lack of decision

"We want answers" mobile home park residents frustrated over school board's lack of decision

10 hours ago   |   KETV

A growing school district might force an entire community to move.
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Omaha Community Foundation prepping for Omaha gives challenge

Omaha Community Foundation prepping for Omaha gives challenge

10 hours ago   |   KETV

The 24-hour charitable challenge takes place on Wednesday. Organizers say their goal is to help local nonprofit organizations gain the funds needed to achieve their mission.
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Residents remain in shock, believe community will recover after Jeffersonville home explosion

Residents remain in shock, believe community will recover after Jeffersonville home explosion

11 hours ago   |   WLKY

Many residents are still in shock after a home in Jeffersonville exploded just a few doors down from their homes. However, neighbors believe the community will recover.
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NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Warriors' sweep of Trail Blazers

Golden State completed a Western Conference finals sweep of the Trail Blazers with a 119-117 overtime win in Game 4. Read more ...

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Andrea, Atlantic season's 1st named subtropical storm, forms

Subtropical storm Andrea has formed 335 miles southwest of Bermuda. Read more ...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was...

Women's clothing chain Dressbarn to close all its 650 stores: 'Decision was difficult, but necessary'

The company's chief financial officer said Dressbarn has not been operating at an "acceptable level of profitability in today's retail environment." Read more ...

Suspected Christchurch shooter charged with engaging in terror act

Suspected Christchurch shooter charged with engaging in terror act

New Zealand police have charged the man suspected of killing 51 people during a shooting rampage in Christchurch with engaging in a terror act. The shooter, 19-year-old... Read more ...

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Don McGahn Could Be a Glaring No-Show Tomorrow

Former White House counsel Don McGahn is slated to appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but that may not come to pass. The New York Times is reporting by way of... Read more ...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety...

Henri-KO: Arsenal confirm Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety concerns in Azerbaijan

Arsenal have confirmed midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not travel with the team to next week's UEFA Europa League final at the Baku Olympic Stadium against Chelsea over... Read more ...

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

More Tariffs On China, More Head Scratching From Economists

The evidence is clear: tariffs are a tax on consumers. At best they're "a really inefficient jobs-creation program," according to a leading scholar. Who wins in a trade war? If... Read more ...

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

Parents of dead West Point cadet can use his sperm, judge rules

A judge has cleared the way for the parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet who died in a skiing accident to use his frozen sperm to produce a child. Read more ...

Homicide investigation underway after man found shot in Durham

Homicide investigation underway after man found shot in Durham

Durham police were investigating a homicide after a man was found with multiple gunshot wounds on Tuesday morning. Read more ...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach...

Warriors vs. Trail Blazers results: Golden State sweeps Portland to reach fifth straight to NBA Finals

The Warriors needed overtime to sweep Portland and advance to their fifth straight NBA Finals. Read more ...