September 8, 2013

GE to IBM Ending Retiree Health Plans in Historic Shift

By Alex Nussbaum | Bloomberg  America’s biggest employers, from GE to IBM (IBM), are increasingly moving retirees to insurance exchanges where they select their own health plans, an historic shift that could push more…

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September 8, 2013

Time Warner Joins IBM in Health Shift for Retirees

By Spencer E. Ante Insurance exchanges are the health-care experiment du jour. Retirees are the test case. The latest indication: Media-company Time Warner Inc. TWC +0.71% plans to move its U.S. retirees from company-administered health…

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September 4, 2013

Start-Up Brings an Internet Sensibility to Time Shares

BY WILLIAM ALDEN Vacatia offers a marketplace for buying and selling time-share interests. In this age of Airbnb and Craigslist, the concept of time-share resorts has become almost quaint. But one company…

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September 4, 2013

Negotiations stymie proposed Jewelry District construction

Conflicting stakeholder interests and environmental issues present challenges for the development project By Emily Passarelli Staff Writer COURTESY OF TIM HIEBERT GREG JORDAN-DETAMORE / HERALD A University construction project in the Jewelry…

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September 3, 2013

National dropout prevention and recovery organization is now Graduation Alliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Matthew LaPlante 855-552-8383 matthew@graduationalliance.com For four years, a passionate group of education leaders, teachers, mentors and technology experts has partnered with school districts across the country…

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August 25, 2013

No Labels: A refreshing step in right direction

By Editorial Board Amidst the noise, the posturing and the bitter partisanship, one hopeful sign has begun to emerge in Washington, D.C. Pledging a new attitude about meeting our nation’s…

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August 19, 2013

Hard Right And Hard Left Flock To No Labels

The bipartisan organization is attracting some of the most ideological members in Congress. “In this anti-Washington environment members should do anything they can to be able to say in a TV…

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July 22, 2013

Plan to develop nursing school, offices on Providence riverfront faces obstacles

BY PAUL GRIMALDI Journal Staff Writer pgrimald@providencejournal.com PROVIDENCE — The plan to spur development in the Jewelry District by making room for college classrooms and academic offices along the Providence…

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July 18, 2013

Filibuster Deal Heralds Stirrings of Compromise

  By JONATHAN WEISMAN WASHINGTON — The Senate agreement to pull back from unilateral rules changes that would have eroded the power of the filibuster was hailed by both parties as…

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July 1, 2013

THE AMERICAN ACADEMY: NO DROP OUTS

 Watch Video Here Ray Kelly, the Chief Executive Officer of the American Academy spoke about what they are doing across the country to help kids graduate high school. Drop out…

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