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St. Patrick's Day a boost to the porta-potty business

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — Thousands of people will soon takeover downtown Savannah for St. Patrick’s Day, and with so many revelers some are glad the city will bring in over 400 porta-potties. 269 more words

Local News

Facebook posts about job land US contractor in Emirates jail

(AP) — A hallmark of American life – griping about work – has landed a Florida man in a Middle East jail.

Ryan Pate, a helicopter mechanic from Belleair Bluffs, Florida, took to Facebook after a dispute over sick leave with the United Arab Emirates company that employs him. 98 more words

National

Mercedes likely snubs Pooler, again

POOLER, Ga. (WJCL) — A potential manufacturing plant in Pooler appears to be getting the cold shoulder once again by Daimler AG, the makers of Mercedes vehicles, after an announcement this week. 135 more words

National

 Breaking the myths surrounding food processing in Nigeria! Interview with Affiong Williams

 Breaking the myths surrounding food processing in Nigeria! Interview with Affiong Williams

  1. It is nice to meet you Affiong Williams. Can we learn more about you please? 
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INSPIRATION AND MENTORING

House passes bill to regulate car hailing firms such as Uber

ATLANTA (AP) — The first of a slew of bills that would regulate popular car hailing services such as Uber has passed the Georgia House, and several more are under discussion. 120 more words

News

Hyundai recalls 263,000 cars due to power-steering problem

NEW YORK (AP) — Hyundai is recalling about 263,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because a sensor problem could cause drivers to lose power-assisted steering. 101 more words

National

Georgia exports reach $39.4 billion in 2014, hit new record

WASHINGTON (WJCL) – Merchandise exports from Georgia hit $39.4 billion in 2014, reaching a new record. Georgia’s exports in 2014 helped the U.S. achieve a record high for goods and services exports: $2.35 trillion. 701 more words

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