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Nathan Francis


Nathan is a veteran of the newspaper industry, having worked at both daily and weekly papers and as a trade magazine editor. He has covered New York state and national politics, government, education and the business sector and was nominated for the National Newspaper Association's 2012 Better Newspaper Contest. Aside from his work in journalism, Nathan is also a contributor to several financial and business-related blogs. Email:

Ron Washington: Texas Rangers Manager Resigns, Citing Personal Reasons

Ron Washington: Texas Rangers Manager Resigns, Citing Personal Reasons

Ron Washington submitted his resignation as manager of the Texas Rangers, shocking players and fans while offering little explanation for the departure. Washington submitted his resignation on Friday, leaving as one of the winningest coaches in the team’s history. “Today, I have submitted my resignation from the job I love — managing the Rangers —… Read more »

Ebola Virus May Be Headed To The United States This Month, Experts Warn


The Ebola virus could be headed to the United States within a matter of weeks, experts warned in a study published this week in PLOS Currents: Outbreaks. The analysis warns that as the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa spreads, the likelihood that it reaches Europe and the United States will “increase consistently.” The study… Read more »

Vladimir Putin: Russia Could Take Kiev In Two Weeks


Russian forces could take over Kiev in two weeks, President Vladimir Putin reportedly told the EU. In the last week, more than 1,000 Russian forces have crossed the border into Ukraine to back Russia-aligned rebels. As fears of wider military action grow, EU President Jose Manuel Barroso said Putin claimed his forces could take over… Read more »