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The Fresh and New On-Air Look of Discovery Channel

Paul Welling, the Discovery Networks CEEMEA SVP Head of Channels, led the review of the different channels in the Discovery portfolio. This led to a change in Discovery’s on-air look. The channel would be repositioned all across the country to
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Retail Industry Seen To Avail More Store Traffic Because Of Direct Mail

This 2011, it is expected that spending on direct mail will increase. In fact, the retail sector is the primary driving force that will bring this about. In the retail industry, direct mail has played an important role in channeling
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Print Media Is At The Top Of The List of Wealthy Americans

In a survey conducted by Ipsos Mendelsohn on how wealthy Americans utilize conventional and new types of media, it was found out that “there is no denying that traditional outlets are thriving in the lives of consumers today,” and that
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Legal Challenge to SF Cell Phone Law Being Considered by the CTIA

9/6/2011   Just when it appears that the legal battle between the city of San Francisco and the CTIA is over, it seems that the fight may continue. A spokesman for the trade group of the wireless industry in an
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Reduction of Damages for Jammie Thomas-Rasset Appealed by RIAA

9/6/2011   A lot of time and effort has been spent by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) in trying to apprehend file sharers in an effort to discourage piracy and put more revenues back into their pockets. The
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US Asks Court to Sustain Regulators’ Finding About Greenhouse Gas Emissions

9/5/2011   Lawyers for the US government defended the finding of federal regulators that greenhouse gas emissions imperil the health of the public, referring to the scientific and legal support for the decision as overwhelming. They are also asking a
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Missouri Ballot Measure Regarding Payday Loans Facing A Legal Challenge

9/5/2011   A proposed ballot measure in Missouri that attempts to limit costs for borrowers using payday loans, as well as other small loans, are being legally challenged by critics. The measure’s opponents filed a lawsuit against the proposal in
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Appeal in Bias Case will not be Sought by Cambridge

9/4/2011   After more than a decade of bickering, the City of Cambridge yesterday has announced that it would end its legal appeals in a case about race discrimination involving former city worker Malvina Monteiro. Robert Healy, the City Manager
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Prices of Life-Saving Drugs Grossly Inflated Due to Scalping

9/4/2011   Reports of another prescription drug that is unavailable or in short supply continue to pour in daily. Meanwhile, fax machines in hospitals nationwide continuously light up, spewing out “offers” to provide a desired drug at a huge cost.
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Florida Immigration Law to be pushed by Gov. Scott in 2012

9/3/2011   Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Friday expressed his belief that the State Legislature will pass a law in 2012 that aims to crack down on illegal immigrants, despite the failure of the lawmakers to reach an agreement regarding
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