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Diversity On 'The Walking Dead' Wasn't Always Handled Well 29.11.2014 NPR: All Things Considered
AMC's hit zombie drama The Walking Dead airs its midseason finale Sunday. It's now one of TV's most diverse shows, but critic Eric Deggans says it hasn't always served non-white characters well.
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CTA Holiday Train starts rolling Friday 28.11.2014 Chicago Tribune: Nation
CTA Holiday Train starts rolling Friday
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CBS Sports’ Tracy Wolfson Talks Packers Vs. Patriots 28.11.2014 WCCO: Local News
(Credit: Hannah Foslien, Getty Images)The 2014 NFL regular season is rounding a curve toward its end, and some teams are beginning to distance themselves from the pack. Now, there is going to be a potential Super Bowl match-up between the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots. CBS Sports Tracy Wolfson talks how this weekend's game pitting Tom Brady against Aaron Rodgers may go.
Climate Justice Is Only Way to Solve Our Climate Crisis 28.11.2014 Commondreams.org Views
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ECB's Nouy says banks must show they can make profits 28.11.2014 Yahoo: Top Stories
By Huw Jones and Eva Taylor LONDON (Reuters) - Euro zone banks that failed or barely passed this year's health checks will have to demonstrate they can make sustainable profits and may need to sell off loss-making units, the European Central Bank's top supervisor said. Daniele Nouy told Reuters on Friday that simply finding more capital to plug shortfalls uncovered by the stress test may not be enough. "Partly because of the financial situation in Europe and partly because of the structure of the banking systems in Europe ... ...
Greg Chalmers takes one-stroke lead in Australian Open, which he’s won twice 28.11.2014 Seattle Times: Top stories
Adam Scott shot a 5-under 66 Friday to put himself back in contention at the Australian Open after starting the round in danger of missing the cut.
Here’s what gets toys into national hall of fame 28.11.2014 Durango Herald
ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Before the holiday wish lists and mad buying rush each year comes a dose of nostalgia with the National Toy Hall of Fame’s annual picks for enshrinement.This year, bubbles, little green army men and the Rubik’s Cube took their place alongside past winners, including Monopoly and Silly Putty. But is...
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President’s immigration actions dismay business leaders 28.11.2014 Seattle Times: Business & Technology
Months of lobbying by high-tech businesses failed to persuade the administration to make allotted but unused green cards available for foreign workers — probably the top item on the executive-action agenda for business
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Focus On Profits Is Not Enough For A Great Business 28.11.2014 Yahoo: Business
It's always been tough to start a new business, even when the bottom line was just making a profit to stay alive. A few years ago, a second focus of sustainability ("green") was added as a requirement for respectability. Now I often hear a third mandate of social responsibility. Entrepreneurs are now measured against the "triple bottom line"...
President’s immigration actions dismay business leaders 28.11.2014 Seattle Times: Top stories
Months of lobbying by high-tech businesses failed to persuade the administration to make allotted but unused green cards available for foreign workers — probably the top item on the executive-action agenda for business
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Academic staff in University of Wisconsin system saw $17.3 million in overage pay last year 28.11.2014 Star Tribune: Local
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Eco-friendly retailer will sell only damaged garments on Black Friday 27.11.2014 TreeHugger
BeGood wants to reduce waste, instead of promote overconsumption, and has come up with an awesome plan to do so.
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Vikings: Too early, or too late, to call Teddy Bridgewater franchise QB? 27.11.2014 Pioneer Press: Most Viewed

The honeymoon for Teddy Bridgewater appears to be over; the question now is whether the rookie quarterback and the Minnesota Vikings have a long marriage ahead.

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Watch No. 12: Tom Brady vs Aaron Rodgers 27.11.2014 Yahoo: Top Stories
Watch No. 12: Tom Brady vs Aaron Rodgers
Longevity, icon status get toys into hall of fame 27.11.2014 Entertainment
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Before the holiday wish lists and mad buying rush each year comes a dose of nostalgia with the National Toy Hall of Fame's annual picks for ...
Munn-day morning quarterback? Green Bay grabs Aaron Rodgers' girlfriend just fine 27.11.2014 Chicago Tribune: Popular
You know how Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has a celebrity wife, Kristin Cavallari? It looks like his rival, Aaron Rodgers, may be making a homestead for his star girlfriend, Olivia ...
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Next step for recycling: Composting 27.11.2014 Philly.com News
Sustainability managers throughout the region were left scrambling recently when the region's largest composting facility, in Wilmington, closed because of ongoing foul odors and other problems.
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Cheaper Olympics urged 27.11.2014 Durango Herald
COLORADO SPRINGS – The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington have all submitted spending plans under that mark for their bids to host the Olympics. Keeping the price tag down is a key goal of any future Olympic bid.The U.S.
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Jordy Nelson covers Sports Illustrated (thanks, Bears) 27.11.2014 Chicago Tribune: Popular
You're welcome, Jordy Nelson.
Europe's Plastic Bag Agreement Contested by Industry 26.11.2014 Environmental News Network
As lawmakers reached agreement this week to limit the use of plastic bags across Europe, industry voices warned that such rules will have a negative impact on trade in Europe's internal market. The ban could also lead to different standards in legislation in member states and ultimately, to a ban on other types of packaging, according to PlasticsEurope, the association of plastics manufacturers. The European Parliament and the Council agreed on Friday (21 November) on EU-wide legislation obliging member states to reduce the use of plastic bags. The law will apply only to bags with a thickness below 0.05mm, because they are less reusable, and turn into waste more quickly.
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