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'Top Chef' Host Padma Lakshmi And Crew Flambéd By Boston Teamsters

The Teamsters picketers were already mad. By the time Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi’s car pulled up to the Steel & Rye restaurant in the picturesque New England town of Milton just outside Boston, one of them ran up to her car and screamed, “We’re gonna bash that pretty face in, you fucking whore!” 1,014 more words

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What's New at UPO: Building Careers Academy and Wise Young Builders

By Akeya Dickson

The state-of-the-art Building Careers Academy had long been on Elijah Moses’ wish list of learning spaces to host his Wise Young Builders program…until now. 480 more words

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What's New at UPO: Help Desk Program Graduate Lands a Job With the World Bank

By Akeya Dickson

UPO’s DC YouthTech Training Program — which is held in partnership with the H.O.P.E. Project — boasts yet another success story.

We are proud to announce that Roger Coleman, who matriculated through the program, starts a new job on Monday as an IT Operations Technical Support Specialist as a result of the training and expertise that he learned in through the YouthTech Program. 81 more words

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THE VALUE OF WORK

THE VALUE OF WORK (Labor Day)
A Sermon by Rev. Brian W. Keith
Preached in Glenview, Illinois September 4, 1988

“Everyone who has been faithful, sincere and just in his employment and work in the world is received in heaven by the angels … ” (Divine Wisdom XI:4). 2,461 more words

why my mom(my) doesn't wear a uniform to work

From what I can remember, my mommy hasn’t worn a uniform to work in the past 10 or so years, not even in the winter months or when she’s running late and it’d require way less thought and coordination to throw on a predetermined outfit. 666 more words

Prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease or Stroke Among Workers Aged <55 Years — United States, 2008–2012

Prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease or Stroke Among Workers Aged <55 Years — United States, 2008–2012
Source: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (CDC)

Cardiovascular disease accounts for one in three deaths in the United States each year, and coronary heart disease and stroke account for most of those deaths (1).

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