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Deputy Director, Malaria & Child Survival

PSI is seeking an experienced, dynamic Deputy Director of its Malaria and Child Survival Department (MCSD) to oversee PSI’s rapidly expanding portfolio of MCS programs. PSI is one of the largest global health organizations and its malaria and child survival programs account for about half of its business. 663 more words

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WPT Alpha8 Florida: Meet Jeff Gross

It’s a tough life on the WPT Alpha8 circuit, having to hang out with awesome people in luxurious destinations around the world and all…

In this episode, we get to know Jeff Gross while chilling by the pool in a VIP cabana at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. 37 more words

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After Nevada ranch stand-off, emboldened militias ask: where next?

Flat on his belly in a sniper position, wearing a baseball cap and a flak jacket, a protester aimed his semi-automatic rifle from the edge of an overpass and waited as a crowd below stood its ground against U.S. 132 more words

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Suspect arrested in Kansas City highway shooting spree

An arrest has been made in association with a series of seemingly random shootings in Kansas City, Missouri that have occurred on highways in the area.Kansas City Police Department Chief Darryl Forté  69 more words

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Medical misdiagnosis affects 12 million Americans a year

Around one in every 20 adults who seeks medical care in a US emergency room or community health clinic receives a misguided diagnosis, a new study found, estimating that 12 million Americans a year are affected by erroneous medical conclusions.Of those misdiagnoses, about six million could prove harmful to patients with delicate or serious conditions, according to lead researcher and patient safety expert Dr. 74 more words

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New York, New York

Once upon a time, when I was 18, I was in an improv troupe. We had a performance on the day that Danny Kaye died and I asked our director (a college student) if we could dedicate that night’s performance to him, you know because he was a classic comedian and all. 386 more words

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Couchsurfer's point of view!

Ahead of time arriving in Toronto, I knew that I was going straight in to a strangers house and life! A party of people including me, the host, my Swedish newly found friend, a german guy and the host’s nephew were all staying clumped up in this wonder-house about 30 minutes from downtown with metro. 1,280 more words

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