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Day: May 2, 2018

Sen John McCain

John McCain in new book: I’m freer now to speak my mind

The senator has penned a book while coping with brain cancer. Here’s what he has to say in the final chapter of his remarkable life. APPLE NEWS REVIEW In a new book, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) writes that his battle with brain cancer has given him a sense of liberation to vote and speak his […]

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Fannin Regional Hospital

Fannin Regional Hospital gets “A” Safety Grade from Leapfrog

By Elaine Owen, Editor ~~ Blue Ridge, GA. April 24, 2018 – The Leapfrog Group, a Washington D.C-based organization aiming to improve health care quality and safety for consumers and purchasers, last week released the new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. Fannin Regional Hospital was one of 750 awarded an ‘A’ for its efforts in protecting […]

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Inside the secret US stockpile meant to save Americans in bioterror attack

WORLD NEWS Updated: April 24, 2018 – CDC Report A SECRET LOCATION OUTSIDE WASHINGTON, D.C. From the outside, it looks like an ordinary commercial warehouse, only much bigger, about the size of two super Walmarts. Inside it’s dark except when motion sensors are triggered. When the lights come on, hundreds of thousands of shrink-wrapped boxes […]

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Kim Jong Un meets President Moon Jae-in.

North and South Korea will formally end 65-year war this year

NEWS – KOREA SUMMIT PRESS POOL / AFP / Getty Images History is being made on the border between North and South Korea. Kim Jong Un became the only North Korean leader to step over the border into South Korea when he met President Moon Jae-in. Now the two have confirmed they will sign a […]

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Subway Restaurants

Subway to close about 500 U.S. restaurants, while opening 1,000-plus overseas

By Zlati Meyer, USA TODAY ~~ Subway Restaurants is planning to shutter an estimated 500 locations in the U.S. The Milford, Conn.-based chain wants to focus on better restaurant locations and boosting sales, according to Bloomberg. High on its priorities list is overseas expansion. The news comes a year after Subway shut down 800-plus locations. […]

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