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Dog Sees Squirrel and Without Regard for Leash, Ruthlessly Rips Owner’s Arm Off

Sammy, a three-year-old french bulldog viciously took off his owner’s arm as the pair was out for a walk earlier this week in a McLean dog park. The owner, Carrie Arnett, age 33, said that Sammy had spotted a squirrel and shot like a bullet to chase after it. “Apparently he forgot that I was…

As Summer Begins, Millions of Interns Forced to Face Reality That They Will Make No Money
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As Summer Begins, Millions of Interns Forced to Face Reality That They Will Make No Money

The competition for summer internships is tense. It is heated. It begins months, years before the actual internship starts. College students all over the world flock to resume-building positions at top corporations or government agencies. They meticulously revise their cover letters (and sometimes they don’t meticulously revise, and there’s that opportunity squandered), sweat over upcoming…

Hot Whips in 2016
Automotive Highlight

Hot Whips in 2016

What’s Hot for 2016? What a year for the automobile industry. After a recession a few years back the industry is roaring ahead with total US sales over 16 million for calendar year 2014, and with new cars, trucks and Sport Utility Vehicles that will have you saying ¡Ay, caramba! No matter your vehicular need, no matter…

How To Be A Successful Cultural Ambassador
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How To Be A Successful Cultural Ambassador

How to be a black cultural ambassador  do and dont’s We find best way to combat negative stereotypes is to present an alternative image! We have come up with some helpful guidelines that should aide you DO: tip 20 % — your’re sure to leave a shockingly good impression as your waitress probably thought “ugh…

Gun Training Institutes to Replace Chicago High Schools
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Gun Training Institutes to Replace Chicago High Schools

Shedding light on the increasingly dangerous conditions in the city, Chicago lawmakers voted Tuesday to close the last three remaining high schools on the city’s Southside. Gun training Institutes will be opened in their place. Officials are receiving pushback from parents who disagree with the institute’s policy  to provide each student with their very own…

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