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NRA Actively Fighting New 2015 City and State Gun Laws

03/02/2015
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In response to national gridlock over gun laws in the past few years, many cities and towns across the nation have passed their own laws to restrict access and use of firearms in their municipalities. However, thanks to local legislation in some states such as Pennsylvania, the National Rifle Association (NRA) is actively fighting...
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Has Buying Ammo Become an Investment for Some?

02/09/2015
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Has Buying Ammo Become an Investment for Some?

Over the last several years millions of Americans have purchased guns or ammo. While a large percentage of these buyers are hunters, gamesmen or those that enjoy going to the range there are others that are looking to make a long term investment that is not in a company traded on the New York...
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Team Jodi Rebrands to Real Estate Experts in Chapel Hill, NC

01/12/2015
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Team Jodi Rebrands to Real Estate Experts in Chapel Hill, NC

Team Jodi Realty has been a mainstay in the real estate industry in the cities of Chapel Hill and Durham, North Carolina. Over the past several years Team Jodi has realized that potential buyers and sellers are looking for more than just a real estate agent. They are looking for tools and market statistics...
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Orthodontists Use New Technology to Advance Teeth Straightening

12/05/2014
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Astronauts and cyclists aren’t the only ones making headlines in regards to 3-D printers any longer. Orthodontists are too. With the rise in popularity and accessibility of 3-D printing, advanced technology continues to allow scientists and engineers to reach new innovative and practical levels. Orthodontists in the United States are now incorporating 3-D printing...
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The Purina National Dog Show Coming Up On Thanksgiving Day

11/20/2014
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The National Dog Show, presented by Purina and hosted by the Kennel Club of Philadelphia (KCP), was held November 15-16, 2014. Exhibitions for all categories were held Saturday, and visiting hours, agility showcases, and family-friendly activities with the competitors were held on Sunday. A nationally televised broadcast of Saturday’s competition is scheduled for noon...
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Safety During Black Friday and Holiday Sales Remains a Concern

11/14/2014
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In November 2014 millions of people will hit shopping malls looking for the best sales and deals on items such as electronics, furniture, appliances and clothes. What some people may not realize is safety is a major concern when this many people embark on the same endeavor. While most people do not want to...
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Dollar Tree Buys Family Dollar for $74.50 a Share

07/28/2014
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Consolidation in the “dollar” stores continues as on Monday, July 28th, 2014 Dollar Tree announced they were going to acquire Family Dollar for $74.50. This was a premium of 25% to the stock price as of Friday’s close. Dollar stores have been a very hot topic lately as most retail investors are seeing there is...
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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Wins Toy Breed Group in Houston

07/28/2014
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Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Wins Toy Breed Group in Houston

At the 2014 Houston World Series of Dog Shows a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel took first place in the toy breed group. CH GCH Forestcreek Louisiana Lagniappe, owned by Ron Scott, Debbie Burke and Colton & Heather Burke was best in show for the toy breed in Houston, Texas on July 18th, 2014. At one of...
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GoPro Approaches $50 After IPO Price of $24

07/01/2014
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On June 25th the market debut of GoPro took the investing world by storm. There was huge interest in this stock as it pushed up over $30 a share on its very first day of trading. This is not all that uncommon for tech stocks that IPO. When the stocks hit the public market...
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Retailers Look for Strong Early Holiday Sales After Tough Market Close

10/09/2012
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The stock market started out lower on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 and it got worse throughout the day.  When all was said and done the NASDAQ dropped well below its 20 day moving average, down 1.5%.  Even though the market took a plummet today the bulls are still in charge as all three market...
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