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Family Energy Helps Western New York Snow Storm Recovery Efforts, in Partnership  
BusinessWeek - 4 Hours ago
BUFFALO, Nov. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - In partnership with the American Red Cross, Western and Central New York Region, Family Energy has made a substantial contribution to the snow storm recovery efforts     Add Comment

Geldof: Keep downloading Band Aid 
BBC - 18 Hours ago
It may have gone straight to number one in the UK but Bob Geldof has asked the public to "keep downloading" Do They Know It's Christmas? Speaking on Radio 1, the Band Aid 30 organiser thanked people     Add Comment

YOUR MONEY-Checkout Charity: Get ready for the cash register ambush 
CNBC - 100 Minutes ago
(The writer is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.) NEW YORK, Nov 24 (Reuters) - First, Samantha Kemp-Jackson started noticing something unusual at the local grocery store.     Add Comment

Palestinians, NGOs accuse Israel of shoot-to-kill policy 
Arab News - 3 Hours ago
JERUSALEM: Human rights groups have accused Israel of encouraging a shoot-to-kill policy after a wave of incidents in which police shot dead Palestinians involved in, or accused of, attacking Israelis.     Add Comment

CN Canadiens Alumni Challenge raises $C398,555 for charity 
Yahoo! Finance - 115 Minutes ago
MONTREAL , Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - CN ( CNR.TO ) ( CNI ) announced today that the tenth edition of the CN Canadiens Alumni  Challenge raised C$398,555 . The proceeds will benefit charitable organizations     Add Comment

Charity calls for as many people as possible to run alongside Marathon Man UK, Rob  
BusinessWeek - 8 Hours ago
'Run with Rob on Boxing Day' Campaign Launched by Children's Charity Dreams Come True Venue: Richmond Park, East Sheen Gate, SW14 8BJ Television Broadcast Partner: BBC Breakfast News Date: 26th December     Add Comment

UNICEF joins a Brazilian start-up and consumers can now buy on-line and do good  
Reuters - 8 Hours ago
The partnership between Poup and UNICEF will allow consumers to save on their online purchases and do a good deed at the same time PR Newswire BRASILIA, Brazil, Nov. 24, 2014 BRASILIA,     Add Comment

Taxpayers bail out charity's pension 
BBC - 9 Hours ago
A charity was given £700,000 of taxpayers' money to help fund its pension deficit, the BBC has learned. Norfolk County Council agreed to give the money to Age UK Norfolk, which provides care services     Add Comment

Wendy's Restaurants Team up with The Salvation Army and WTAE Channel 4's Project  
KPHO Phoenix - 9 Hours ago
SOURCE The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division CARNEGIE, Pa. Pittsburgh Area Wendy's® are currently helping to raise not only community awareness of human needs, but to help generate critical     Add Comment

Keep downloading Band Aid, urges Geldof 
BBC - 18 Hours ago
It may have gone straight to number one in the UK but Bob Geldof has asked the public to "keep downloading" Do They Know It's Christmas? Speaking on Radio 1, the Band Aid 30 organiser thanked people     Add Comment

BIGHORN Golf Club Charities Grants Nearly $400,000 to Support 38 Coachella Valley  
Reuters - 19 Hours ago
BIGHORN Cares supports numerous non-profits that help people to have a better life and a brighter future for themselves, their families, and their communities. PR Newswire PALM DESERT, Calif., Nov.     Add Comment

Former Leicester City star releases festive charity album 'Dion Dublin's Christmas  
NewsRT.co.uk - 98 Minutes ago
Former Leicester City star Dion Dublin is shooting for the Christmas album charts with a festive charity record helping cancer sufferers. The 45-year-old ex-England striker's musical offering, Dion Dublin's     Add Comment

Suicides by first responders raise alarm, prompt awareness campaignAccording to  
Toronto Observer - 2 Hours ago
Courtesy facebook.com/TorontoEMS According to the Tema Conter Memorial Trust — a charity that provides support to military and emergency services workers — nearly 30 first responder suicides were reported     Add Comment

Cruse Charity Shop requires donations 
CommunityNI.org - 2 Hours ago
The shop is located at 75 Frances Street, Newtownards, BT23 7DX, and is open Monday - Saturday. What to donate to our shop It's really easy to make a difference and there are lots of items that we     Add Comment

DSU Foundation's nonprofit’s status could be revoked 
Prairie Business - 2 Hours ago
DICKINSON, N.D. - A legal motion to move the Dickinson State University Foundation into receivership was filed in the Southwest Judicial District Court on Friday, laying out more allegations against the     Add Comment

Martin Richard Charitable Foundation announces 59 members for Marathon running team;  
Boston Globe - 3 Hours ago
The 2015 Boston Marathon may be five months away, but the Martin W. Richard Charitable Foundation announced Monday a list of people who will run in April in memory of the 8-year-old boy who was killed     Add Comment

CA: Nonprofit Seeks Volunteer Drivers to Aid Senior Citizens 
Mass Transit Magazine - 3 Hours ago
Fast Area Silver Transit (FAST) is seeking volunteers willing to help transport senior citizens to doctor's appointments, the grocery store and anywhere else they need to go. FAST is looking for licensed
Nonprofit seeks volunteer drivers to aid senior citizens Fresno Bee
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Lily Allen declares Ebola charity single 'a bit smug' 
UPI - 4 Hours ago
LONDON, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Lily Allen wasn't interested in contributing to Band Aid 30 single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" The 29-year-old singer admitted as much in an interview with the Mail on Sunday's     Add Comment

SearchBug - 2 Hours ago
For release information, contact: FEEDNH.org - Great NH Restaurants’ Charitable Trust - 603.488.2833 Tanya@FEEDNH.org November 23, 2014                  Ready for immediate release (New Hampshire     Add Comment

Watch: paramedics in Isleworth record charity Christmas song 
GetWestLondon - 7 Hours ago
Paramedics in Isleworth have recorded a Christmas song in aid of wounded troops and the emergency services. Graham Card, duty officer at Isleworth Ambulance Station, performed his take on festive favourite     Add Comment
>>   US immigration
GOP wisdom shifts on immigration 
Yahoo! Finance UK and Ireland - 2 Hours ago
The conventional wisdom in the Republican Party is changing. Less than two years ago, party leaders solemnly declared after an exhaustive study that the GOP "must embrace and champion comprehensive ...    Add Comment

Obama Scores On Immigration While Opponents Condemn The Initiative From The Sidelines 
Forbes.com - 4 Hours ago
At last. After some thirty years, the immigration reform train has pulled into the station. No, it is nowhere near perfect. Yes, it is only a presidential initiative that opponents have tagged as dubious.     Add Comment

Obama Immigration Move May Aid Eldercare Worker Shortage 
Forbes.com - 3 Hours ago
Advocates for the aging and their health care workers, particularly in the nursing home and long-term care industry, say President Obama’s move to grant work permits for up to five million undocumented     Add Comment

Latinos, Young Voters Applaud Obama Action On Immigration, Polls Show 
Time - 3 Hours ago
Nov. 21, 2014 - Washington, District of Columbia, U.S. - Hundreds of Latino activists and families gather outside of the White House the day after Obama's immigration executive order in Washington on     Add Comment

Vivek Wadhwa: President Obama has addressed the immigration concerns of the tech  
Washington Post - 2 Hours ago
President Obama did the right thing. (Jim Bourg/Bloomberg) I had expected — or feared — that President Obama would once again let Silicon Valley down with his executive order on immigration. But he     Add Comment

Obama's Immigration Order: Lots of Sound and... 
Mother Jones - 3 Hours ago
In the New Republic this weekend, Obama's order was perfectly legal, he says, but "it may modify political norms that control what the president can do." And since most of the regulatory apparatus of     Add Comment

5 With immigration action, Obama calls his opponents' bluff 
Washington Post - 3 Hours ago
By . , Stay wide awake in the coming weeks. This is a historic moment when all of the divisions, misunderstandings and hatreds of President Obama’s time in office have come to a head. We are in a different     Add Comment

Obama's Immigration Push Could Buoy Reid's Re-election Bid 
NewsMax.com - 8 Hours ago
President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration will likely help Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid in his difficult re-election in 2016, given Nevada has such a high percentage of Hispanics and     Add Comment

Watch: President Obama, Republicans Face Off Over Immigration 
ABC News - 8 Hours ago
The president pushes back on criticism he has received for issuing an executive order to help solve the country's immigration woes.    Add Comment

American Abroad: 'Popular' After Obama Immigration Move 
NBCNews.com - 8 Hours ago
MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY -- As an American expat, one gets used to abuse. Not long ago I found myself outside a shabby corner bar in Montevideo being shouted at by a couple of bearded communists, to whom     Add Comment

For Techies, What US Immigration Reform Means 
NDTV Profit - 16 Hours ago
Laks Srini, Zenefits chief technology officer, who is from India, and has been unable to upgrade his visa to reflect his role (Jim Wilson/The New York Times) San Francisco: Silicon Valley's constant     Add Comment

Dionne: With immigration action, Obama calls his opponents’ bluff 
Washington Post - 19 Hours ago
By . , Stay wide awake in the coming weeks. This is a historic moment when all of the divisions, misunderstandings and hatreds of President Obama’s time in office have come to a head. We are in a different     Add Comment

Obama’s immigration plan gets overwhelming Latino support 
Star-Telegram - 2 Hours ago
McClatchy Washington Bureau Nearly nine in 10 Latino voters back President Barack Obama’s executive action, according to a survey released Monday. The poll by Latino Decisions was taken Nov. 20 to     Add Comment

The Data Behind Obama's Immigration Speech 
US News & World Report - 111 Minutes ago
President Barack Obama announced Thursday that he would take executive actions to grant a temporary reprieve from deportation for up to 5 million unauthorized immigrants living in the U.S.  His plan     Add Comment

Obama Immigration Order Ends Secure Communities Program 
Police Magazine - 117 Minutes ago
Designed to identify potentially deportable immigrants who had committed crimes, the Secure Communities program provided immigration agents with fingerprint records collected at local jails. In many cases,     Add Comment

Mercury News editorial: Obama's immigration actions help tech industry 
San Jose Mercury News - 2 Hours ago
Silicon Valley's economy is booming, but 2014 has been a rough year for tech's political clout. The industry has come up empty on four issues critical to its health: net neutrality, patent reform, NSA     Add Comment

Tech, medical sectors mixed on Obama's immigration changes 
China Post - 2 Hours ago
By Ivan Couronne ,AFP WASHINGTON -- Nestled in U.S. President Barack Obama's plan to overhaul aspects of the U.S. immigration system are tweaks to rules for high-skilled workers long frustrated with
Tech, medical sectors mixed on Obama`s immigration changes ZeeNews.com
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Ted Cruz on Obama immigration move: 'For anyone concerned about liberty, it's just  
Washington Times - 2 Hours ago
Sen. Ted Cruz , Texas Republican, said President Obama’s move to shield nearly 5 million illegal immigrants from deportation is “just dangerous” for anyone concerned about liberty. “You know, one of     Add Comment

Barack Obama's immigration reform falls short of expectations 
Economic Times - 3 Hours ago
By Vindu Goel SAN FRANCISCO: Silicon Valley's constant stream of new apps and services depends on hundreds of thousands of foreign-born engineers to help create them. So the technology industry has     Add Comment

Obama's immigration plan opposed by half of American voters: poll 
Washington Times - 3 Hours ago
Fifty percent of voters in the country oppose President Obama’s recently-announced executive actions to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation, and a majority thinks the president’s plan     Add Comment

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