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Teamsters look to loan union muscle to UFC, citing lower pay for women fighters

Teamsters look to loan union muscle to UFC, citing lower pay for women fighters No one needs to hold a benefit for Ronda Rousey, the charismatic face of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s women’s division who makes nearly $200,000 per fight, … Continue reading

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News that matters, and some that doesn’t

News that matters, and some that doesn’t Just a quick look around the ‘net at some stories that have piqued my interest and a feeble effort to let my readers know that I haven’t died. I have been under the … Continue reading

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APNewsBreak: Border Patrol halts Mexico flights

APNewsBreak: Border Patrol halts Mexico flights TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – The U.S. government has halted flights home for Mexicans caught entering the country illegally in the deadly summer heat of Arizona’s deserts, a money-saving move that ends a seven-year experiment … Continue reading

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Walker survives recall election in Wisconsin

Walker survives recall election in Wisconsin MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb state spending, which … Continue reading

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