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School-bus drivers warn of strike preparation in Seattle – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesTeamsters Local 174 in Tukwila announced on Tuesday that it’s preparing for a strike against First Student, a private contractor that provides busing for nearly 28,000 kids who attend Seattle Public Schools. A spokesperson for the Ohio-based First …School bus driver strike looming in SeattleKOMO NewsSeattle school bus drivers ready to strike; kids […]

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Google glitch sends thousands of emails to man’s Hotmail account – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comA Google spokesperson says the search glitch that flooded Peck’s inbox was not related to the Gmail outage. Here’s the statement provided to NBC News: “Due to a technical glitch, some email addresses on public webpages appeared too prominently in …Here’s what caused that massive Gmail outageWashington Post (blog)‘Congratulations. You’ve survived the Great Google Outage […]

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Group: Herded dolphins to be slaughtered at Japan’s Taiji Cove – CNN

CNNTokyo, Japan (CNN) — Cornered by fishermen, divers and boats, the bottlenose dolphins splashed frantically as they tried to escape their human captors in the infamous cove in Japan. Appearing severely stressed, some even tried to jump over partitions and …The Dolphin Hunt: Ambassador Caroline Kennedy’s ConcernABC NewsJapanese fishermen begin annual slaughter of hundreds of […]

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From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series On El Rey Network Gets Wilmer Valderrama

Wilmer Valderrama (That ‘70s Show, To Whom It May Concern) has been added to the cast of the highly anticipated supernatural crime saga, From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, El Rey Network announced last week. Created by Robert Rodriguez and based on his cult classic film of the same name, the hour-long From Dusk Till […]

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Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday

The press release below announces Taste of The NFL at Blackhawk Country Club, Danville, CA, Sunday. Sip, Taste and Tailgate Like a Pro An of afternoon of football and food & wine tastings on September 29th 2013 at 12:30PM WHO: 350 Bay Area high-income sports and food enthusiasts, with older-scaling demographic 30+ in age WHAT: […]

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Centerplate And Teamsters Reach Labor Agreement In San Francisco

Centerplate, one of the largest hospitality and concession companies in North America, and San Francisco’s Teamsters Local 853 recently announced the ratification of a collective bargaining agreement for 200 retail and food service employees working at AT&T Park, Candlestick, and the Cow Palace. The agreement, which extends through March 31, 2016, includes an immediate wage […]

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Zig Ziglar Passes, Mitt Romney Visits Obama, Lohan In Trouble

Zig Ziglar, Mitt Romney, and Lindsay Lohan were part of the top searches for Thursday. Zig Ziglar, the master of motivation, passed away at the age of 86. He told us that failure wasn’t the end, and that we should try again. Zig Ziglar arguably single-handedly created the industry of the motivational spokesperson. Gov. Mitt […]

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Were GOP Operatives Behind Innocence Of Muslims?

Were GOP operatives – people who either give money to or politically support the objectives of the Republican Party – the real people behind the making of the movie Innocence Of Muslims? Consider this: There’s mounting evidence to support this seemingly dramatic claim. First, Steve Klein. Mr. Klein is an outspoken Anti-Islam and Anti-Muslim insurance […]

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Rick Bolander Is The Best VC You Never Heard Of

Who is Rick Bolander? When I say “venture capitalist” who comes to mind for you? Is it Peter Thiel, who was made famous by appearing in the movie The Social Network thanks to actor Wallace Langham? Is it Ron Conway, the much-loved, affable co-boss of Y Combinator, who, with business partner Yuri Milner, helped entrepreneurs […]

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AOL Dumps Rush Limbaugh

Apparently not waiting for the social media protest party to come its way, AOL announced it was no longer sponsoring Rush Limbaugh today. According to Laura Bassett and Ryan Grim of The Huffington Post, AOL spokesperson Maureen Sullivan said “At AOL one of our core values is that we act with integrity. We have monitored […]

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Steve Jobs Death Did NOT Break Twitter Tweet-Per-Second Record

The passing of Steve Jobs on Wednesday was reported by AdWeek.com and by theage.com to have broken the Twitter tweet-per-second record, moving Beyonce’s Baby Bump announcement aside as the most tweeted about event on Twitter in history, with 10,000 tweets per second. But that’s not true. According to a Twitter spokesperson, as quoted by the […]

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Lady Antebellum Cancels Concert After Sugarland Event Stage Collapse At Indiana State Fair

The popular, Grammy Award-winning Lady Antebellum elected to cancel their planned concert show for this week, and in the wake of the collapse of a 50-foot-high stage just before the Sugarland performance at what is called the Hoosier Lottery Grandstand last Saturday at the Indiana State Fair. The tragedy killed five people, four at the […]