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Ketchikan weighs supporting ferry system plan
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - Kodiak officials are considering a funding proposal to support the development of a strategic plan for the Alaska Marine Highway System. The Kodiak Daily Mirror reports (http://bit.ly/2c2Zcrh) that Mayor Pat Branson says there have been requests from the state's Marine Transportation Advisory Board for coastal communities ...
1 points by The Washington Times | Kodiak Alaska Alaska Strategy Alaska Marine Highway United States Kodiak Island Borough Alaska Non-profit organization Washington State Ferries
At least 2 dead as train derails in northern Spain – local media
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398 points by Russia Today | Russia Google United States All rights reserved Windows Mobile Spain German language Non-profit organization
Community dinner kicks off United Way giving campaign
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is chairing the 2016-18 campaign for the nonprofit agency        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Oakland County Michigan Detroit Sergio Marchionne Non-profit organization Fiat Chrysler Metro Detroit Fundraising
Radical UK cleric Anjem Choudary jailed for 5yrs 6mths for supporting ISIS
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3405 points by Russia Today | United States Russia Anjem Choudary Google All rights reserved Windows Mobile September 6 Non-profit organization
PHOTOS: Taking care of the community
Five hundred volunteers fanned out throughout the area Wednesday for the United Way Day of Caring, helping local nonprofits. Each year, Granite United Way works with dozens of nonprofits to match their “wish-list” projects with volunteers from local businesses who donate their time.The Day of Carin...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | Manchester United F.C. United Way Non-profit organization Waterfront Blues Festival United Way New Zealand
Western brands respond to report on Bangladesh tanneries
Leather made with child labor and under dangerous, polluted conditions in Bangladesh went to factories that produced goods for major U.S. and European shoe and handbag brands and companies, according to a report released Friday by New York-based nonprofit Transparentem.…
-1 points by Arizona Daily Star | Leather Tanning Shoe Footwear Bangladesh Non-profit organization Economy of Bangladesh Politics of Bangladesh
Bruce DeBoskey: Look at a nonprofit’s 990 tax form before donating your hard-earned money
The 990 tax form filed by most nonprofits is a useful tool for philanthropic families and businesses trying to make the most effective partnerships.
1 points by The Denver Post | Charitable organization Non-profit organization Internal Revenue Service Taxation in the United States Non-governmental organization Supreme Court of the United States Louis Brandeis Voluntary association
Passenger train derails in Belgium, casualties reported
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104 points by Russia Today | Russia Google United States German language All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization Android
EAA chancellor Veronica Conforme gets new job
Conforme has been the chancellor for the Education Achievement Authority for three years        
-2 points by Detroit Free Press | Teacher Education School High school Detroit Detroit Public Schools College Non-profit organization
Head of Friars Club: I have no idea why the feds raided us
The head of the Friars Club says he has no idea why the iconic comedy hangout was raided by the feds this week, ­according to a letter to members obtained by The Post. “At this point, we don’t know what the allegations are; we will certainly keep the membership apprised,” reads the letter from executive...
11 points by New York Post | Charitable organization Non-profit organization Executive director Fundraising English-language films The Friars Club Voluntary association Friars Club
Nevada Highway Patrol warns of scammers seeking donations for law enforcement charitable organizations
The Nevada Highway Patrol is alerting the public to a phone scam in which scammers call Las Vegas Valley residents, seeking donations on behalf of various police charitable organizations.
7 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Nevada Charities Las Vegas metropolitan area Social economy Las Vegas Nevada Donation Charitable organization Non-profit organization
Trump’s labor secretary nominee withdraws
Andrew Puzder, President Donald Trump’s pick to be the secretary of labor, has dropped out of his confirmation hearings amid scandals about his past. Read Full Article at RT.com
873 points by Russia Today | Russia Donald Trump United States Google All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization Ivana Trump
Half-brother of N. Korean leader Kim Jong-un dead, Malaysian police confirm
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1816 points by Russia Today | United States Russia North Korea Kim Jong-il Google All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization
Flynn resignation internal US matter – Kremlin
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522 points by Russia Today | Russia Google United States All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization Android Web 2.0
'Untapping Potential' event aims to match millennial volunteers with nonprofits
They came to learn ways to make the city better — and for the beer. Volunteering Untapped celebrated its third anniversary Saturday with an "Untapping Potential" event at the Columbus Center at the Inner Harbor, where millennials were matched with local organizations in need of volunteers. Seth...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Non-profit organization Bobblehead Organization The Opportunity The Salvation Army Dolls Volunteer Inner Harbor
Collectors club hosts Las Vegas swap meet celebrating all things Coca-Cola — PHOTOS
Fans of “The Real Thing” got a chance to peruse thousands of Coca-Cola-related collectibles during a Las Vegas swap meet sponsored by the Coca-Cola Collectors Club on Saturday.
8 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Soft drink Coca-Cola Carbonated water English-language films Caffeine Non-profit organization High-fructose corn syrup United States
Florida jewelry company accused of cheating artisans
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - People tuning in to HSN might think they're supporting a good cause by purchasing a lapis bracelet from Bajalia International Group, an Orlando company that employs female artisans in developing countries like Afghanistan and India. What shoppers don't see on their TV screens is the ...
-2 points by The Washington Times | Non-profit organization Non-profit organizations Money Jewellery
Make-A-Wish gets its wish granted — new office space
Make-A-Wish of Southern Nevada opened new office space Friday in Summerlin, called the Wishing Place.
142 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Non-profit organization McCarran International Airport Hand Bereavement in Judaism Nasal cavity Fundraising Clark County Nevada Allegiant Air
Russian court reads guilty verdict to opposition figure Navalny – media reports
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536 points by Russia Today | United States Russia Google All rights reserved United Kingdom Windows Mobile Non-profit organization February
Franklin Savings Bank buys $100,000 in tax credits to revitalize Franklin 
A nonprofit dedicated to revitalizing Franklin is $100,000 closer to upgrading some of the city’s downtown facades.Franklin Savings Bank announced Monday it purchased a quarter of the $400,000 in tax credits that the New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority awarded to Franklin Business...
26 points by Concord Monitor | New Hampshire Management Lake Winnipesaukee Winnipesaukee River Economics Non-profit organization Investment Merrimack River
Henderson City Council backs push to boost state funding for meal delivery program
The Henderson City Council on Tuesday supported a nonprofit group’s push to increase state funding for a meal delivery program for economically struggling seniors.
24 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Fundraising Funding Finance English-language films Non-profit organization Hedge fund Clark County Nevada United States
Trump: US supports NATO, but wants all members to pay fair share
Donald Trump has stated that although the US strongly supports NATO, it wants all members to make their full contributions to the alliance. Read Full Article at RT.com
2584 points by Russia Today | Russia United States Donald Trump Google All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization Ivana Trump
Beware of the added car rental costs
Dear John: Perhaps you have addressed this “fees” issue in the past with regard to hotels, particularly resorts. But my issue is with car rentals. There are not a lot of complaints about it because the bulk of car rentals are for business purposes, and who cares about fees when someone else is paying? I’ve...
14 points by New York Post | Renting Property Non-profit organization Automobile Car rental companies Tax Consumption tax Car rental
Trump on Twitter: ruling against the US travel ban "is ridiculous and will be overturned"
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1577 points by Russia Today | Russia Google Twitter United States All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization February
Rauner names Munger deputy governor after she lost comptroller election
Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday named former state Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger as a deputy governor, putting one of his allies through the state's long budget war in his administration.Munger served two years as the Republican governor's appointed comptroller before losing to Democrat Susana...
818 points by Chicago Tribune | Hawaii Rod Blagojevich Linda Lingle Democratic Party Illinois Government Non-profit organization Pat Quinn
Iran sanctions: US lists 13 individuals, 12 business entities
The US government has blacklisted 13 individuals and a dozen businesses under the Iran sanctions authority. Read Full Article at RT.com
608 points by Russia Today | Russia United States Google Business All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization German language
Cook County to put over 4,000 vacant properties up for sale
The Cook County Land Bank Authority says the 4,437 tax-delinquent parcels represent the largest one-time release of real estate in county history.
4 points by Chicago Sun-Times | Illinois Chicago Non-profit organization Short sale Community
Trump vows to 'destroy' federal law banning political action by nonprofits
Doug G. WareFeb. 2 (UPI) -- President Trump didn't get any support from nonprofit religious groups during last year's campaign, but he said Thursday he wants to change that for 2020.
70 points by UPI | Non-profit organization United States Lyndon B. Johnson Taxation in the United States President of the United States United Press International Charitable organization Non-profit organizations
Report: Men won't be charged over dog desecration video
According to the Waco Tribune, authorities determined the men seen desecrating a dead dog in a video posted on social media did not break any laws. 
3 points by The Houston Chronicle | Waco Texas Cat Property Waco Tribune-Herald Waco Siege Non-profit organization McLennan County Texas Family
East Las Vegas Valley nonprofits always looking for extra help
People looking for a hand up have a lot of nonprofit organizations to go to during the holiday season. Those nonprofits also need help from time to time.
117 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Giving Non-profit organization Donation Humanitarian aid Feeding America Accountable Fundraising Charitable organization Charities
Event to provide relief to Las Vegas homeless
Convoy of Hope community outreach event, starting at 10 a.m. at t 3900 E. Bonanza Road, expects to serve more than 10,00 people. Free haircuts, groceries including Thanksgiving turkeys, mammograms, cancer check-ups, and veterans’ and other community services will be available.
219 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Non-profit organization Non-profit organizations Voluntary association Crime Types of organization Charitable organization Law enforcement
Russia strikes ISIS & Al-Nusra in Syria with cruise missiles - MoD
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3358 points by Russia Today | Russia Google United States All rights reserved Windows Mobile Jet engine Non-profit organization United Kingdom
US intelligence head James Clapper resigns
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1194 points by Russia Today | Russia United States Google All rights reserved Windows Mobile Non-profit organization German language Android
Couple with Light City idea responds to Baltimore lawsuit
The couple that came up with the idea for the Light City festival has asked a federal judge to bar the city from using trademarks associated with the event.Brooke and Justin Allen, in a countersuit in response to a lawsuit filed by the city last month, say the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the...
2 points by Baltimore Sun | Event planning Non-profit organization Festival City Baltimore The arts Independent city Arts
United Way set to unite Las Vegas Valley volunteers during Sept. 30 Day of Caring
On Sept. 30, United Way of Southern Nevada hopes to bring together more than 1,200 volunteers its largest, one-day, community-wide volunteer event celebrating the spirit and value of volunteering. The inaugural event is hailed as the Day of Caring.
15 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Nevada Las Vegas metropolitan area Clark County Nevada Las Vegas Nevada Volunteering Non-profit organization North Las Vegas Nevada Las Vegas Strip
Bel Air proclaims Economic Development Week, Business Appreciation Day is Thursday
Bel Air Mayor Susan Burdette presented a proclamation Monday night to Pamela Ruff, executive director of the Maryland Economic Development Association, designating Sept. 19-23 as Economic Development Week in the town. The town also will observe its annual Business Appreciation Day on Thursday. ...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Non-profit organization Management County Government Economic development Municipality Executive director Organization
New Havre de Grace Independence Day celebration commission sworn in, carnival's future up in air
Five of seven members of Havre de Grace's newly-formed Independence Day Commission were sworn in during Monday's City Council meeting, kicking off the lengthy process of planning the city's 2017 Independence Day celebration, one for which the traditional carnival's future isn't set. Mayor Bill...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | Fireworks Carnival Municipality Non-profit organization
Syrian ceasefire to start at 16:00 GMT - Russian MoD
The Russian and US-brokered nationwide ceasefire in Syria is due to come into effect at 16:00 GMT, the Russian Defense Ministry has confirmed. It added that Russia will continue airstrikes targeting terrorists. Read Full Article at RT.com
-1 points by Russia Today | Russia United States Google All rights reserved United Kingdom Windows Mobile Time Non-profit organization
Board to vote on takeover of Juneau health clinic
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A Juneau health center that serves the city's homeless residents could get taken over by the nonprofit organization that has been managing the facility for the past year. The Juneau Empire reports (http://bit.ly/2cjpYun) Wrangell-based Alaska Island Community Services began managing Front Street Community Health Center in ...
-1 points by The Washington Times | Management Community Board of directors Juneau Alaska Managing director Executive director Non-profit organization Corporate governance
On Philanthropy: Rethinking and revising the “Donor Bill of Rights”
In 1993, four respected organizations worked closely together to publish a list of 10 “rights” intended to establish a stronger relationship between philanthropists and their nonprofit beneficiaries.
182 points by The Denver Post | Philanthropy Non-profit organization Charitable organization Non-governmental organization Fundraising Non-profit organizations Community organization
Gov. Cuomo announces $5M grant to train workers on hazards
Studies indicate that as many as three quarters of workers do not take steps to address workplace hazards out of fear of retaliation.
14 points by Daily News | New York City Trade union Occupational safety and health Employment Non-profit organization Occupational health psychology Manhattan Grant
Son of ex-Detroit judge accused of embezzlement
Dalton Roberson, wife charged with embezzling $77,000 from an agency that helps nonprofits serve low-income people.        
712 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Dave Bing Wayne County Michigan Metro Detroit Michigan Non-profit organization Wayne State University Detroit International Riverfront
Couple accused of embezzling $77K from nonprofit
Dalton Roberson Jr. is son of retired Wayne Circuit Court judge, faces 2 charges along with wife, Jakeema       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Non-profit organization Charitable organization Types of organization Voluntary association Community organization Judge Lawyer
Prosecutor: Son of judge stole from non-profit
Dalton Roberson, wife charged with embezzling $77,000 from an agency that helps nonprofits serve low-income people.        
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Dave Bing Wayne County Michigan Metro Detroit Michigan Non-profit organization Wayne State University Detroit International Riverfront
Prosecutor: Son of Detroit judge stole from non-profit
Dalton Roberson, wife charged with embezzling $77,000 from an agency that helps non-profits serve low-income people.        
712 points by Detroit Free Press | Detroit Dave Bing Metro Detroit Wayne County Michigan Michigan Wayne State University Lawyer Non-profit organization
Couple accused of embezzling $77,000 from nonprofit
Dalton Roberson Jr. is son of retired Wayne Circuit Court judge, faces 2 charges along with wife, Jakeema       
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Non-profit organization Charitable organization Types of organization Voluntary association Community organization Judge Lawyer