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Maurice McCabe Retires Undefeated

by Thingz 2 Do In
REPORTS coming into WWN this afternoon suggest heroic Garda whistleblower Sergeant Maurice McCabe is set to retire from the Nation’s police force with his undefeated record intact. Frequently coming up against opponents who significantly outweighed him, and were intent on landing knockout blows, the Sergeant, widely known now for his fight against corruption, will retire… Read more » Read more: waterfordwhispersnews.com

2018-2019 NBA Predictions

by Thingz 2 Do In
The 2018-19 NBA season is upon us, and it will be another memorable, drama filled year thanks to several intriguing subplots. LeBron James left the champagne and wine to suit up in the purple and gold. Kevin Durant might be on his way out. Can Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward mesh with their teammates and bring the Boston Celtics back to the Finals? Can Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons take the next step? Will Kahwi Leonard get along with Kyle Lowry? And, who can forget, there’s also the non-stop Jimmy Butler drama in Minnesota. Here is our stab at predicting […]

Dr Taoiseach To Give A&E A Dig Out Over Winter

by Thingz 2 Do In
MAKING a complete u-turn on earlier comments that all hospital workers, including consultants, nurses and back-up staff must work “at full whack” over the Christmas holidays, doctor-turned-Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has canceled his lengthy seasonal holidays from the Dáil and vowed to ‘scrub in’ alongside the overworked, under-resourced staff of Irish hospitals. “Leo always has his… Read more » Read more: waterfordwhispersnews.com

This Climate Skeptic Could Lose His House Race After His District Was Flooded by a Hurricane

by Thingz 2 Do In
When Donald Trump swung through Houston last week to stump for embattled Republicans, Rep. John Culberson, who is in one of the most competitive races in the state, was conspicuously absent. As Trump used the speech as an opportunity to retread past comments he has made about Hurricane Harvey—the president suggested that many of the 16,000 Texans rescued by the Coast Guard had willingly stayed behind to  “show their wife how great they are” and because “they think they have this great boat”—it became increasingly clear why Culberson might want to avoid being seen with the leader of his party.  Culberson has […]

A Simple Process for Email Marketing

by Thingz 2 Do In
Email has died a thousand deaths. And each time, it comes back stronger and better than ever. Email isn’t going away. Social media needs it, businesses need it, and we all still need it. Email is still one of the best channels for reaching your customers. WordStream has a great rundown of email marketing today… Email is the third most influential source of information for B2B audiences, behind only colleague recommendations and industry-specific thought leaders. 86% of business professionals prefer to use email when communicating for business purposes. CTRs are 47% higher for B2B email campaigns than B2C email campaigns. […]

LOST IN TRANSLATION? Saudi Arabia admits Jamal Khashoggi is dead, but their explanation is preposterous

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Breaking news on the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi where for the first time Saudi Arabia is admitting that he’s dead and arrests have been made: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi state-run news agency quotes prosecutors as saying 18 Saudis held as suspects in Jamal Khasoggi's death. — Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) October 19, 2018 According to reports, the Saudis are saying Khashoggi died in a fist fight at the consulate: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi state-run news agency quotes prosecutors as saying that Jamal Khashoggi was killed in Saudi Consulate in a fight. — Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) October […]

Is this photo shoot of naked Democrat women the trick to getting out the vote? You decide

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Seven Days, “Vermont’s Independent Voice,” reports that “a diverse group of 10 Vermont women gathered over the weekend to create an edgy get-out-the-vote campaign urging participation in the upcoming election.” It’s called #GrabThemByTheBallot, it’s real, and it’s … spectacular? BREAKING NEWS: Democrat-supporting women strip off for photo shoot called 'Grab Them By The Ballot' in an attempt to persuade people to vote against Republicans. They're hoping the images will encourage people to vote on November 6. pic.twitter.com/ydZw1KVdHe — Dave Vescio (@DaveVescio) November 1, 2018 Seven Days reports: Unhappy with the direction of the country, the women of varied shapes, sizes, […]

An Bord Pleanála’s Guide To Rejecting Planning Permission

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AN BORD PLEANÁLA’S decision to reject planning permission for Dublin City Council’s plans to pedestrianise College Green in Dublin has left many people scratching their heads, failing to grasp the rationale used by the State’s planning overlords. In an attempt to help the public better understand a succession of perplexing planning application rejections meted out… Read more » Read more: waterfordwhispersnews.com

It Takes More Than a Hurricane to Sway Some Voters In This Texas Election

by Thingz 2 Do In
This story was originally published by Grist. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. John Culberson, a United State congressman who represents west Houston, has long questioned “the data” on climate change, which scientists say contributes to more intense and frequent storms. When Hurricane Harvey drenched coastal Texas in the summer of 2017, Culberson’s denials didn’t protect him. Harvey flooded many of his constituents’ homes, as well as, according to one of his staffers, parts of the building that houses his district office. A few months after the storm, Daniel Cohan, an environmental engineering professor at Rice University, penned a Houston Chronicle op-ed […]

Meghan Markle Baby Name: What Should She Pick?!

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Breaking news: Meghan Markle is pregnant with her first child! She and Prince Harry are expecting sometime next spring. Okay, so you probably heard that last week. But speculation about the newest royal baby’s name is already heating up! Despite unconfirmed reports that Meghan is having a boy, and that Harry wants a girl, they’ve yet to confirm their offspring’s gender. That’s not about to stop us from weighing in on her child – specifically what the Duke and Duchess of Sussex should name it. Let’s just say that if she listens to our staff writers, she’ll have plenty of options […]