Carson Mayor Jim Dear targets City Hall rival in bid for clerk's post

Carson Mayor Jim Dear targets City Hall rival in bid for clerk's post
If Carson Mayor Jim Dear gets his wish in the March 3 election, he'll give up the gavel he has used to preside over City Council meetings for a decade and retreat to the relative obscurity of the City Clerk's Office. Questions have dogged him about why …
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Red BlackBerry Passport Photos
Photos of the red BlackBerry Passport have shown up on Vietnamese BlackBerry site BBVietnam. This comes just after after they went up for sale on Amazon. As of now, the red version is sold out on Amazon, but can still be pre-ordered at …
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App for UAE passport renewal service 'live'
The UAE Ministry of Interior has introduced the passport renewal service via smartphones to allow UAE nationals to avail of this service anywhere, any time; without the hassle of visiting the service centres except for special cases that require …
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Five Thoughts: Danzer Wins WSOP Player of the Year, Hall of Fame Selections
Danzer is only the third non-American to win the award — Canadian Daniel Negreanu (2004 and 2013) and Australian/Italian Jeffrey Lisandro (2009) both captured the Player of the Year title without an eagle on their passport — and the German is the …

Court Permits Removal of 'Gender Mark' in Certificate for a Transgender Case
Audrey Mbugua Ithibu got a Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education in 2001. Back then she was a man. In 2008 she was diagnosed and treated for gender identity disorder and depression at Mathari Hospital and was put under treatment . Gender identity …
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MY VIEW: Katrina Hall in form to hate

MY VIEW: Katrina Hall in form to hate
This week, a woman called our home phone and offered us pet insurance. I fell off my chair, first because the home phone rang, secondly because there was someone on the other end offering me something other than a better deal on electricity. And …
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More details revealed over allegations of Australia spying on East Timor
A former ASIS officer has signed an affidavit on the spying allegations which will form part of East Timor's legal case against Australia, challenging the validity of the deal. The case is scheduled to be heard in the Hague on Thursday. Peter Lloyd …
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