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Human Rights Watch Report 'Deliberately Misleading' – National Council for …
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Cairo — Egypt's National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) criticised on Friday the Human Rights Watch (HRW) report on the dispersal of Rabaa and Nahda sit-ins, describing it as "low in professionalism" and "deliberately misleading". The report, which …

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Is Spain's unemployment turnaround misleading?
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SPAIN'S jobs market is full of optimistic reports about rising employment and falling dole queues but misleading statistics could be cause for unjustified celebration. Unemployment dropped to below 25% this month for the first time since the crisis …

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Rep. Marsha Blackburn(R) Sticks Her Fingers into Her Ears on Climate-Change
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The GOP’s Vicious Internal War: Republican Establishment Trying To Exile Tea Partiers And Extremists: http://www.politicalarticles.net/blog/2014/02/16/the-go…

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California Supreme Court defines scope of advertising injury coverage
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In Swift, a transport-cart manufacturer, Gary-Michael Dahl (Dahl) sued Swift, d/b/a Ultimate Support Systems (Swift), which sold a competing transport cart, for patent and trademark infringement, unfair competition, misleading advertising and breach of …

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Conservatives Want to Wipe Out Coal Rules…Over a Typo
www.motherjones.com

The prospects for EPA's climate rule aren't so bleak either. First of all, the 12 state attorneys general who filed suit were a bit too quick on the spell-check trigger. Federal courts generally limit review of agency decisions to "final actions," and …

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Illinois is losing jobs because of fracking delays
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When the General Assembly started drafting a bill two years ago to allow for fracking, international firm Kimmeridge Energy hired 65 people to work on land acquisition here. Rock formations of New Albany Shale throughout jobs-starved southern Illinois …

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Taxpayers Fund Vitter's Billionaire Club Conspiracy Theory, Oil and Gas Funds …
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If taxpayers are going to foot the bill for the time and effort it takes to come up with a conspiracy theory it should at least be a good one. If that is the case, then taxpayers should be demanding a refund for the government employee time spent …

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Says figures in Amendment One letter misleading
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The recent letter (“Pondering the question, 'how big is small'”) was extremely misleading. First, the number of homosexuals in most mammalian populations is between 5 and 10 percent. However, it was the statement “Amendment One was approved by a vote …

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Community Center Proponents Misleading Public
www.courant.com

Robert Gai's recent letter supporting Newington's plan to build a Parks and Recreation facility in the middle of open park land accuses the opposition of making false public statements [Aug. 18, courant.com/letters, "Newington Needs Town Hall/Community …

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Jetstar accused of misleading fees
www.stuff.co.nz

Airlines said the fees they charge on flight bookings are common and have been used for more than a decade, in their defence to an Australian Competition and Consumer Commission court case they are misleading consumers. Jetstar's barrister, Matthew …

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Harman misinformed or misleading [Letter]
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Therefore, my opponent is grossly misinformed or willfully misleading the public stating I don't work for the people. In either case, touting off inaccurate political sound bites is not the best way to start a campaign or build public trust. As your …

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Man found guilty of assaulting woman at Waukegan party
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A Lake County jury today convicted a man of sexually assaulting a woman at a party in Waukegan.

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Judge Permits Claims Against MonaVie Juice
www.nationallawjournal.com

The company uses a multi-level sales structure, building a network of “independent distributors” who are taught how to generate allegedly false and misleading advertising, and to recruit customers and more distributors using misleading testimonials, …

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Diana Liverman: How to teach about climate without making students feel …
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Like many others, I focus on how humans are changing the earth system through pollution, deforestation, resource exploitation and climate change. I school them on the inadequacies of environmental policy and try to shock them out of complacency and …

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In Ferguson, Another Quiet Night
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On a hot and muggy day, seven people were arrested — most on minor offenses — and there was little of the tension that has marked the past week and a half.

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Is it Grimes or Greg Hunt who is misleading us?
www.businessspectator.com.au

The Environment Minister Greg Hunt went to the extraordinary step yesterday of describing the head of the Australian Solar Council, John Grimes, as “deceptive” and “misleading”, adding that he "says one thing in private and another in public” and …

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Misleading PBS story: Study shows prostate cancer risk rises in male cyclists …
www.healthnewsreview.org

One of our readers tipped me off to the flaws in this recent story posted by PBS Newshour. And if you read the reader comments left online in response to the story, you'll see that she wasn't the only one who was troubled. For such a short story, there …

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Wisconsin organic farmers pleased with USDA crackdown on false advertising
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If you believe in it, and take that step, you should be protected from false advertising and misleading advertising in the market," says co-founder of The Cornucopia Institute, an organic watchdog organization, Will Fantle. The USDA says it will start …

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A peek at the Cold Climate Wine Competition
www.tcdailyplanet.net

Grape growers, wine makers, chefs, instructors, and wine-loving volunteers are gathered to help judge the 6th Annual Cold Climate Wine Competition. I can smell wine on their collective breaths and worry that the light fragrance I tucked under my blouse …

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Advertising Watchdog Says Peabody Energy 'Clean Coal' Advert Was Misleading
www.desmogblog.com

CLEAN COAL, it's the two-word catch phrase the coal industry has used for years as it tries to convince the world its climate changing energy source has a future. While the term “clean coal” is rightly met with ridicule and derision by many, up until …

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“Fat burner” firm kept making false claims, FTC says
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This case is part of the FTC's ongoing efforts to protect consumers from misleading advertising. The Federal Trade Commission works for consumers to prevent fraudulent, deceptive, and unfair business practices and to provide information to help spot …

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Ontario and Quebec want increase in federal infrastructure funds
www.cp24.com

The two leaders met in Quebec City today and also discussed climate change as well as trade between the two provinces. They also agreed to hold a joint cabinet meeting by the end of the year. Wynne says such a get-together would be the fourth of its …

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Hillary Clinton 'caught misleading public'
www.wnd.com

In her most recent autobiography, Hillary Clinton misled the public about her role in helping to secure the U.S. Special Mission in Benghazi, the scene of a 9/11 attack less than two years ago where Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other …

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Peabody 'clean coal' ad misleading, UK regulator says
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The ASA rejected two other complaints from the WWF — that Peabody's statement that “energy poverty” is the biggest human and environmental crisis — was misleading and unsubstantiated, and that the company ignored the environmental damage caused …

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Key red light camera player cooperating with feds
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The alleged bagman in a $2 million bribery scandal over Chicago’s red light camera contract is cooperating with federal authorities and has testified in the ongoing grand jury investigation, the Tribune has learned.

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Andrew Cornwell and wife accused of giving misleading evidence over Rex …
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It was three times unlucky for disgraced former Liberal MP Andrew Cornwell and his wife, Samantha Brookes, as they were accused of "covering previous lies with more lies" at a corruption inquiry. In an extraordinary day at the Independent Commission …

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The “Agile” Approach To Consumer Product Marketing
www.business2community.com

In other words, the products did not meet the customer's expectations. Personally, I find the term NTF very disturbing – $11 billion waste caused by poor market requirement definitions and misleading advertising, is indeed a big trouble. That number …

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