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Feds Will Spend $4M In Ten States, Including Illinois And Indiana, To Boost Butterfly Population

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Federal officials want landowners in Indiana and nine other states to grow milkweed to boost the population of monarch butterflies.

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Effects of the Impending Interest Rate Hike

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Written by Milan Amini (@MilanAmini1)

It’s only a matter of time before it happens. Investors globally have been speculating on the inevitable interest rate increase by the U.S. 735 more words


Kelly campaign a ‘tremendous experience’ despite loss

Whitby’s NDP candidate, Ryan Kelly, lost in the federal election to the Liberal candidate, Celina Caesar-Chavannes, by 22,104 votes October 19. But although the voting polls may be closed and the winner of the 2015 federal election has been announced, this does not mean the passion and high hopes of opposing voters and candidates has been lost. 350 more words


Former HUD and Education Department CIO receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Industry Icons and Community Volunteers honored by local BDPA Chapters

WASHINGTON — During an annual community and technology awards ceremony, Jerry Williams (left)  receives an industry… 464 more words

BDPA Chapters

Federal lawyers fly to Minneapolis to probe shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Justice Department attorneys are expected to fly to Minnesota on Sunday to investigate the killing of a black man that has prompted protests and calls for the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting to be prosecuted. 357 more words


Feds Signal Investigation Into Cook County Circuit Court Clerk's Office

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. attorney’s office in Chicago has announced an indictment in what it describes as an ongoing investigation of the Cook County Circuit Court Clerk’s office. 122 more words