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ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA   NOV 12-14, 2013

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA NOV 12-14, 2013

Description | Coming to Boston November 12-14, the 2013 EcoDistricts Summit is the premier conference dedicated to promoting sustainable neighborhood development. The [...]
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Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

NEW YORK — I was a guest recently on an Internet radio talk show, “ Gigabit Nation ,” hosted [...]
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

CHICAGO — Today, citing information from U.S. Travel, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Don Welsh, President and CEO of Choose Chicago, [...]
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MAYORS' COLUMNS & COMMENTARIES

New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 09.23.2013

Mayor Bloomberg : “If we raise our expectations, our kids will meet them.”

NEW YORK — “Good Morning.  This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.”“For decades, it was taken for granted that New York City’s [...]
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FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 09.07.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : An open letter to the Texas Transportation Commission chairman

FORT WORTH — Dear Chairman Houghton, Thank you for allowing me and my fellow mayors to present our concerns about [...]
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JACKSONVILLE MAYOR
ALVIN BROWN | 08.21.2013

Remaining focused on retirement reform

JACKSONVILLE — Dear Friends: With the renewed efforts of the Jacksonville Retirement Reform Task Force, we are moving forward again [...]
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New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 07.21.2013

Mayor Bloomberg Provides Mid-Year Crime Update in Weekly Radio Address

NEW YORK — “Thanks to smart policing, tough gun laws, and heroic work by the men and women of the [...]
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New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 05.19.2013

“Last year, New York had the lowest number of fire deaths – 58 –

NEW YORK — “Good Morning. This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.“Keeping New Yorkers safe from harm is City government’s number one [...]
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Washington, DC Mayor
Vincent C. Gray | 05.19.2013

Mayor Gray Outlines District’s Plan to Strengthen Power Grid…

WASHINGTON, DC — I’m Vincent C. Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia. I’m sure many of you all have [...]
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Fort Worth Mayor
Betsy Price | 05.19.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : “We need your input on the future of fighting crime in Fort Worth”

FORT WORTH —  Do you have an opinion about how your city addresses crime? Do you feel the city is [...]
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FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 04.13.2013

Fort Worth : Central resource center for homeless coming by 2014

FORT WORTH — In 2008, Mayor Mike Moncrief and countless community partners set a course and a vision to end [...]
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HALTON HILLS MAYOR
RICK BONNETTE | 04.04.2013

Mayor Rick Bonnette “Folks we were listened to at Queen’s Park”

HALTON HILLS — I have written before about the Provincial Sector Review Panel on the Ontario Hydro Utilities.  This was [...]
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American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

NEW YORK CITY — American billionaire and hedge fund manager Steve Cohen has bought a Pablo Picasso artwork for approximately [...]
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Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday appointed Julia A. Pierson as director of the Secret Service, making [...]
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UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

NEW YORK CITY — United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday appointed Swedish scientist Ake Sellstrom to head a [...]
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Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on 21 corruption charges including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering. [...]
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Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Reeling from an historic drought, the hottest year on record and more frequent wild weather, mayors from [...]
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George W. Bush gives 50-50 odds his brother will run for president

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Army veteran shot dead at homecoming party in Los Angeles

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Coalition aircraft strike Islamic State leaders near Mosul

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Tokyo Wins Bid to Host 2020 Summer Olympic Games

Tokyo Wins Bid to Host 2020 Summer Olympic Games

TOKYO — Tokyo was selected on Saturday to host the 2020 Olympic Summer Games, beating out Istanbul and Madrid in [...]
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Oscar Pistorius Bail Hearing : New evidence revealed

Oscar Pistorius Bail Hearing : New evidence revealed

SOUTH AFRICA — The double-amputee olympic runner is accused of murdered his model…   Source : Comcast [...]
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Tiger Woods : ” Obama hit the ball well “

Tiger Woods : ” Obama hit the ball well “

WASHINGTON, DC — Tiger Woods talks about playing golf last week with President Barack Obama   Source : comcast [...]
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Pistorius and girlfriend were planning a future together, athlete’s uncle says

Pistorius and girlfriend were planning a future together, athlete’s uncle says

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA  — South African athlete Oscar Pistorius and his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, who he is accused of shooting [...]
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Mayor Parker Appoints Yao Ming as Goodwill Ambassador for Houston

Mayor Parker Appoints Yao Ming as Goodwill Ambassador for Houston

HOUSTON — Mayor Annise Parker today proclaimed former Rockets player Yao Ming as Honorary Goodwill Ambassador for the City of [...]
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Olympic Committee recommends removing wrestling as olympic sport

Olympic Committee recommends removing wrestling as olympic sport

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND  — The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Tuesday recommended wrestling be dropped from [...]
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Mayor Emanuel announces Chicago Elite Basketball Classic will be an Annual Event in Chicago

Mayor Emanuel announces Chicago Elite Basketball Classic will be an Annual Event in Chicago

CHICAGO — Today Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined student athletes, coaches and community members to announce the Chicago Elite Classic will [...]
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The U.S. conference of mayors  urges the national hockey league to end lockout

The U.S. conference of mayors urges the national hockey league to end lockout

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) today joined mayors in cities across the United States that host [...]
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NLC to NHL: Cities depend on hockey season for jobs, revenue

NLC to NHL: Cities depend on hockey season for jobs, revenue

WASHINGTON, DC — The National League of Cities joins St. Paul, Minnesota and cities across the nation in calling on [...]
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Major League Baseball legend Clemens acquitted in perjury case

Major League Baseball legend Clemens acquitted in perjury case

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star pitcher Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday of all six criminal counts [...]
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Mayor Emanuel, NFL Commissioner Goodell Commemorate Soldier Field’s LEED Status First NFL Stadium to Achieve LEED Status

Mayor Emanuel, NFL Commissioner Goodell Commemorate Soldier Field’s LEED Status First NFL Stadium to Achieve LEED Status

CHICAGO — Mayor Rahm Emanuel today joined National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell and Chicago Bears President and CEO Ted [...]
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Mayor Vincent C. Gray Congratulates D.C. Native and Major League Baseball Legend Maury Wills

WASHINGTON, D.C — Mayor Vincent C. Gray today congratulated D.C. native and Major League Baseball legend Maury Wills, who is scheduled [...]
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UN backs initiative that would allow female soccer players to wear headscarves

UN backs initiative that would allow female soccer players to wear headscarves

NEW YORK — A top United Nations official expressed support today for an initiative that would allow female soccer players [...]
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Giants-Patriots Superbowl XLVI :Mayor Encourages New Yorkers to Wear Blue This Friday

Giants-Patriots Superbowl XLVI :Mayor Encourages New Yorkers to Wear Blue This Friday

New York City Wins No Matter What – Even If Giants Lose, One Family Will Win a ‘Super Tour’ of [...]
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