World

Minnesota Grad Assistants Reject Union

No Comments 26 March 2012

The United Auto Workers organizing grad assistants in Minnesota? U of Minnesota grad assistants reject unionization Published On: Mar 26 2012 03:07:30 PM CDT Updated On: Mar 26 2012 03:07:21 PM CDT MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Graduate assistants at the University of Minnesota have again rejected a move to unionize them. The university says about 68 percent [...]

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World

GM Recalling 6,000 Vans and SUVs

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GM recalling 6,000 vans and SUVs for possible steering problem 10:06 AM, March 26, 2012 General Motors is recalling more than 6,000 big vans and SUVs because their steering can fail. The recall affects certain 2012 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vans, and Chevrolet Suburban and GMC Yukon XL SUVs. The National Highway Traffic Safety [...]

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World

President Will Do Whatever He Wants After Getting Re-Elected

No Comments 26 March 2012

ABC reports with video that President Obamawill be flexible after he gets re-elected. President Obama Asks Medvedev for ‘Space’ on Missile Defense — ‘After My Election I Have More Flexibility’ SEOUL, South Korea — At the tail end of his 90 minute meeting with Russian President Dmitri Medvedev Monday, President Obama said that he would have [...]

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World

Santorum Blasts Times Reporter, “It’s Bull….”

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Santorum blasts New York Times reporter: ‘It’s bullshit’ [VIDEO] Published: 9:03 AM 03/26/2012 Footage of Rick Santorum spouting off at a New York Times reporter indicates that the media could be wearing on the former Pennsylvania Senator. In a back-and-forth with The New York Times’ Jeff Zeleny aired on Monday’s “CBS This Morning,” Santorum challenges [...]

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Editorial

Guest Op-Ed: Do Journalists Have An Obligation

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By Steve Prestegard The two-edged pen In media on March 26, 2012 at 8:00 AM Last week, Gannett Newspapers committed a flagrant act of journalism by publishing the names of 29 circuit court justices who had signed the gubernatorial recall petitions. Then proving that public disclosure is a two-edged sword, or perhaps a mirror, the [...]

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Editorial

Guest Op-Ed: Watch What You Wear In Wisconsin

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BY JAMES WIGDERSON Wrong shirt no service A bar in Pewaukee, Rox Bar and Grille, has decided it does not like patrons wearing pro-Walker shirtson the premises. Nothing like ticking off 75% of your likely customer base. An employee of the bar went up to some patrons wearing pro-Walker shirts as they were leaving telling [...]

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin Conceal Carry Wins Again, “What Are You Doing”

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Man credits concealed carry weapon for saving two lives Posted on: 9:06 pm, March 25, 2012, by Jeremy Ross, updated on: 10:13pm, March 25, 2012 MILWAUKEE — A would-be victim says his concealed carry gun was the reason a criminal’s intentions were stopped cold. He says investigators told him it’s possible the man who tried [...]

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin Primary Around The Corner

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With the Wisconsin presidential primary just around the corner on April 3rd, The candidates travel the state. Rick Santorum strikes a chord with voters in Fond du Lac Some in attendance find their values match candidate’s, others still deciding Rick Santorum fans mobbed the Republican presidential hopeful for autographs after his campaign speech Sunday at [...]

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Sports

NASCAR: Smoke Wins Fontana

No Comments 26 March 2012

Stewart wins rain-shortened race at Auto Club By NASCAR Wire Service March 25, 2012 9:33 PM, EDT FONTANA, Calif. — Tony Stewart made all the right moves Sunday at Auto Club Speedway, and the last one proved decisive in taking the three-time champion to Victory Lane in the rain-shortened Auto Club 400. After raindrops slowed [...]

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Featured

Women Spend Up To Three Hours Cleaning Up After Men

No Comments 26 March 2012

Seems guys just can’t do a good job cleaning up. Do you re-do your partner’s chores?, Women spend up to three hours a week re-doing household chores that men did to an unsatisfactory standard, according to a study by U.K. supermarket chain Sainsbury’s. According to the Daily Mail, chores and housework women re-do after an [...]

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