George Mitchell

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Name: George Mitchell
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Maine high school, college graduation rates improving

Dive Brief: While high school graduation rates in Maine increased to 86% in 2013 from 80% in 2009, the college-going rate in the state has remained stable at just above 60%, according to a report by the Mitchell Institute.Among the Maine demographic ... [Published Education Dive - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Lift remainder of Penn State sanctions

Last fall, the NCAA began restoring football scholarships that were taken away from Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child-abuse scandal.The decision to do so was based on a recommendation by former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell, the NCAA’s so-called ... [Published Lancaster Online - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

It’s time to set aside agendas, and talk housing’s future

In case you missed the joint announcement earlier , HousingWire is offering our support to the Bipartisan Policy Center’s 2014 Housing Summit this September 15-16 in Washington, DC. We’re honored to play a role.But it’s why we’re supporting the event ... [Published HousingWire.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Reader's view: Krauthammer’s column was right on Israel and Hamas

I don’t always agree with Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer, whose works are published most Sundays on the News Tribune Opinion pages. But his July 20 column on Israel and Hamas was spot on (“Moral clarity in Gaza”).The Palestinians almost ... [Published Duluth News Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ex-Middle East envoy says Kerry 'should be commended'

Former Sen. George Mitchell (D-Maine) on Tuesday said Secretary of State John Kerry should be praised for his attempts to help bridge a cease-fire between Israel and Gaza.“I think the secretary should be commended for his efforts. Until there is a cease-fire, ... [Published The Hill - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

George Mitchell Brugman

, age 58, of Brimley, Mich. died peacefully at McLaren Hospital in Petoskey on July 23, 2014 after a 6-year battle with cancer. He was born on August 16, 1955, in Roslyn Heights, N.Y. George worked in many professions including as a cable layer, drywaller, ... [Published Marie Evening News - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Chips and Salsa with Russell Gold

Russell Gold is absolutely marvelous. Not only has he spent over a decade as an intrepid energy reporter at the Wall Street Journal, but he has written a book, ‘ The Boom ‘, which is the quintessential history of the US fracking revolution.The book provides ... [Published OilPrice.com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Fishing Kingfish from the Right Boat

C enter-console boats made their first appearance almost 50 years ago, and have undergone a constant ­evolution to be bigger, faster, and better equipped since that first 16-footer stole fishermen’s hearts. One driving force behind this evolution was ... [Published Salt Water Sportsman Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nephew tells of uncle's 'tremendous bravery' in Second World War battle

George Mitchell from LeytonThe nephew of one of Waltham Forest’s war heroes visited a school named in his uncle’s honour on Friday, hoping to inspire them not to join the army.George Mitchell was posthumously awarded the Victory Cross, the highest decoration ... [Published This is Local London - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Texas should build collider for particle study

Today, San Antonio is enjoying economic benefits made possible by advanced drilling techniques in the Eagle Ford shale. What many may not appreciate, however, is that shale might have remained an untapped energy resource were it not for the persistence ... [Published MySanAntonio - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Is a ground invasion of Gaza next?

Anderson discusses the implications of an Israeli ground invasion of Gaza with George Mitchell. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Jul 12 2014]
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First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Illinois Appeals Court Affirms $1.7 Million Jury Verdict for BNSF Track Laborer Represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton

Schlichter Bogard & Denton reports that an Illinois appellate court upheld a $1,779,000 jury verdict in favor of George Mitchell (2014 IL App (3d) 120664-U), who suffered disabling cumulative trauma neck injuries after working over 14 years as a track ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Jul 10 2014]

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...Osnos writes, "after so many years, he has an arsenal of opening lines that he can deploy in baghdad, beijing, or wilmington. one of his favorites: 'if i had hair like yours, i’d be president.'" George Mitchell, the Maine Senator who helped bring about the Good Friday Agreement, told Osnos that he  "remembers welcoming visiting heads of state...
Speaking at the school just over 70 years after his uncle's death, Mr Mitchell, a former head teacher, said: "i do not think my uncle would want working class children like him to go to war again, that is not the message he or i would want."

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Maine high school, college graduation rates imp... [Published Education Dive - 14 hours ago]
Zionist War on Gaza [Published Dissident Voice - 16 hours ago]
Peace partnership centre agreed between Maynoot... [Published Irish Times - Jul 31 2014]
Lift remainder of Penn State sanctions [Published Lancaster Online - Jul 31 2014]
Congressmen’s letter to Emmert may not make muc... [Published Penn State Daily Collegian - Jul 31 2014]
It’s time to set aside agendas, and talk housin... [Published HousingWire.com - Jul 30 2014]
Reader's view: Krauthammer’s column was right o... [Published Duluth News Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
George Mitchell Brugman [Published Marie Evening News - Jul 30 2014]
Ex-Middle East envoy says Kerry 'should be comm... [Published The Hill - Jul 29 2014]
WATCH: Hillary Clinton tells CNN settlements ar... [Published Haaretz - Jul 28 2014]
Chips and Salsa with Russell Gold [Published OilPrice.com - Jul 28 2014]
Oil legend Jim Henry and the Fathers of the Wol... [Published OA Online - Jul 27 2014]
Fishing Kingfish from the Right Boat [Published Salt Water Sportsman Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
Why Have We Ignored the 9/11 Commission? [Published Daily Beast - Jul 23 2014]
A Gaza solution: demilitarization [Published Los Angeles Times - Jul 22 2014]
Gaza shows that Netanyahu never wanted a two-st... [Published Globe and Mail - Jul 21 2014]
Tomorrow: 9/11 Commission to Release Updated Re... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 21 2014]
The dark side of Michaud’s obscurity [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 21 2014]
Joe Biden is the most interesting politician th... [Published Washington Post - Jul 21 2014]
Nephew tells of uncle's 'tremendous bravery' in... [Published This is Local London - Jul 21 2014]
Worley-Lane [Published Goldsboro News-Argus - Jul 20 2014]
Plenty to do for every age in The Woodlands thi... [Published Conroe Courier - Jul 20 2014]
Waterville 8-year-olds inspire others after rai... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 19 2014]
On Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Hillary Clinto... [Published Heritage Florida Jewish News - Jul 19 2014]
Military Costs Increased by 42 Percent Over the... [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 18 2014]
Acid rain: what it takes to stop pollution [Published Marketplace - Jul 17 2014]
Bipartisan Policy Center Issues New Infographic... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 17 2014]
Hamas-Israel Cease Fire? It’s Déjà vu All Over ... [Published Breitbart.com - Jul 17 2014]
Youth, Students, and Educators: Secretary of St... [Published Ein News - Jul 17 2014]
Hamas-Israel Cease Fire? It's Déjà vu All Over ... [Published The Investigative Project on Terrorism - Jul 17 2014]
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Hamas-Israel Cease Fire? It’s Déjà vu All Over ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 16 2014]
Thousands of rockets launched from Gaza raining down throughout Israel. Israeli homes being destroyed by missiles. Air raid sirens going off, giving Israeli civilians less than a minute to find shelter. Millions of Israeli civilians traumatized running ...
How to solve the traffic problems of The Woodlands [Published Off the Kuff - Jul 16 2014]
All that growth has its downsides . The Houston-Galveston Area Council, along with local entities including The Woodlands, Montgomery County, the City of Oak Ridge North and the Texas Department of Transportation, are working on a South Montgomery ...
Is a ground invasion of Gaza next? [Published CNN.com - Video - Jul 12 2014]
Anderson discusses the implications of an Israeli ground invasion of Gaza with George Mitchell. ...
The death by drone memo: a throwback to U.S. te... [Published Mondoweiss - Jul 02 2014]
A U.S. Predator drone. (Photo: U.S. Air Force/Lt Col Leslie Pratt) On September 30, 2011, Anwar al-Aulaki, a radical Islamist cleric and an American citizen, was killed in a targeted drone strike in Yemen . Among the many legal questions raised ...
Kidnapping Ends Palestinian Statehood Bid [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 02 2014]
The kidnapping and murder of Israeli teenagers Gilad Shaar, Naftali Frenkel, and Eyal Yifrach has put an end to Palestinian statehood as a viable diplomatic option in the foreseeable future, regardless of the insistence by the Obama administration ...
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GSE Reform Receives Needed Boost in Senate [Published Financial Services - May 15 2014]
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