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Proposition 39: How We Tax Multistate Businesses: Forum | KQED …

Thursday, October 11th, 2012 | Permalink

Digital Media Center · Media Literacy · PBS Learning Media … Produced by KQED News and The California Report … Raises the income tax rate on individuals who earn more than $250,000 a year and couples who earn more than $500,000 a year. …. The measure would specifically restrict unions' method of fundraising for political purposes, since unions are about the only entities that use payroll deductions from their members to raise money for political causes.

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Op-Ed: Moldova — At the crossroads between Russia and the …

Thursday, September 20th, 2012 | Permalink

Such an evaluation is not borne out by an analysis of the event, since it was President Nicolae Timofti who raised this topic, by emphasizing that Russia should withdraw its troops from Transnistria. Merkel herself did not refer to solutions, … Russia has already outlined its aims to create a Eurasian Union, an economic and political entity comprising many of the members of the former Soviet Union and centered around Moscow. This proposal, launched by Putin in …

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Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more

Monday, February 27th, 2012 | Permalink

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests. In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games to play on a Nintendo Wii didn’t end up logging any more moderate or vigorous physical activity than those given games they could play sitting on the couch. Researchers said that it’s still possible playing active Wii games instead of other video games or simply watching TV could mean youngsters burn a few extra calories. …

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Active video games don’t mean kids exercise more

Executive Board appoints the Regional Director for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 | Permalink

17 January 2012 — Dr Ala Alwan will take up his appointment as the Regional Director of WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region (WHO/EMRO) for a five-year term starting on 1 February 2012.

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Executive Board appoints the Regional Director for the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region