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Watch Dogs takes a great idea and bludgeons it with normality

A.V. Club Denver/Boulder - 26 May 2014
Watch Dogs, an open-world game from Ubisoft Montreal, takes place in a near-future Chicago where an electronic network connects and observes every resident of the city. Most members of the public have only a vague, incomplete understanding of how ...
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Watchdogs question donations to Berger's son's campaign - 19 Jul 2018
By Laura Leslie, WRAL Capitol Bureau chief. Raleigh, N.C. — A veteran campaign finance watchdog filed a complaint Thursday with state elections officials about donations to Court of Appeals Judge Phil Berger Jr. Bob Hall, former executive director of ...
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Volunteer watchdogs hunt down child predators on livestreaming apps

WJXT News4JAX - 18 Jul 2018
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - At least two Jacksonville-area children have been solicited for sex on a popular app called LiveMe, and a group of dozens of volunteers from multiple countries is battling to make sure more kids aren't taken advantage of. [EDITOR'S ...
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Media Watchdogs Condemn 12-Year Sentence For Tajik Journalist

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 16 Jul 2018
Two media watchdogs have condemned a 12-year prison sentence against Tajik journalist Hairullo Mirsaidov and called for his immediate release, saying the charges against him for alleged financial crimes were politically motivated. In a July 16 ...
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Watchdogs blast township

Kankakee Daily Journal - 16 Jul 2018
The co-founders of the Southern Illinois-based Edgar County Watchdogs spoke during public input at the township's monthly meeting last week. “I am absolutely shocked about how you run things,” Kirk Allen, one of the co-founders, told the township board.
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Phillips: Local newspapers help taxpayers as watchdogs on government - 14 Jul 2018
Daily newspapers long have been the barking – and oftentimes biting – watchdogs that keep the public informed about what their government is doing, be that rescuing people from massive flooding in Austin in 2015, or the mismanagement of $2 billion in ...
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SF Bay water quality showing improvement, watchdogs report

KRON4 - 19 Jul 2018
SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) - The quality of the water in San Francisco Bay is showing improvement after decades of aggressive ongoing environmental initiatives. SF Baykeeper is one of several bay water watchdogs reporting an improvement. "In the 1960's it ...
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Breakingviews - AT&T throws bone to antitrust watchdogs

Reuters - 13 Jul 2018
WASHINGTON (Reuters Breakingviews) - AT&T has unintentionally thrown a bone to the U.S. antitrust watchdog. The Justice Department faces high hurdles in appealing a harsh ruling that cleared the telecom group's $85 billion purchase of Time Warner.
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Citizen watchdogs help keep Toronto looking good - 20 Jul 2018
Torontonians can call, email or tweet 311, the city division for non-emergency services, when they notice signs of urban decay, be they potholes or busted poles. But some diehard city scouts have taken it upon themselves to vigilantly draw attention to ...
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Manatee school fiscal watchdogs begin to find their footing

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 18 Jul 2018
At its third meeting, the Manatee School Board Financial Advisory Committee came to a general consensus about its role. BRADENTON — A Manatee County School District citizens panel monitoring school finances continued to find its footing Tuesday ...
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Competition watchdogs and the forces shaping shipping

UNCTAD - 12 Jul 2018
High-street retailers in Western Europe held their breath in September 2016 when container ships bringing goods from Asia due to fill their shelves at the peak Christmas shopping season were suddenly left stuck in ports halfway. Some ships were even ...
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Opinion: Agency Watchdogs Can Do Much More Than Bark and Bite

Roll Call - 09 Jul 2018
IGs aren't just watchdogs for Congress' oversight needs. They also assist agencies in better accomplishing their missions. IGs make recommendations to improve the effectiveness of programs in addition to identifying potential risks for fraud and abuse.

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