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This guest blog post is written by Meryl Phipps, a foster and adoptive mom whose son, Jeremiah, was adopted through the Foundation’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program.

Minnesota Recycling Workers Find Stolen Safe with $20,000 Still Inside

By Rob Olson, Fox9
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HOPKINS, Minn. (KMSP) - When you're sorting cardboard boxes and aluminum cans, a mangled, several-hundred pound safe catches your attention quickly. Even more so when you find a stack of $100 bills still inside.

Watch the full story on Fox9.com

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office and CITGO Join Forces to Promote Safety Across Houston

Sheriff’s Office Reminds Public That Reporting Crime is at Their Finger Tips
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HOUSTON, August 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ –The Harris County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) launched the iWATCH mobile application to promote safety across the metropolitan Houston area. The iWATCH app is the first of its kind and fosters community awareness about unsafe situations by allowing citizens to report crimes and suspicious activities across Harris County from almost any mobile phone or PC. CITGO Marketers and Retailers in Houston have already begun posting flyers in storefront windows to promote the use of the app to expand their ongoing efforts in keeping the community safe.

Trend Micro joins Interpol fight against Cyber Crime

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Security firm Trend Micro has signed up to help support Interpol’s global law enforcement programmes against cyber crime. 

The announcement is the latest in the international police organisation’s efforts to boost the global fight against cyber crime by engaging with private sector leaders.

Get The Lead Out: Kevin Drum & Sarah Hess

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The policy decisions we make today will have an impact on the next hundred years and beyond. It kind of makes you think, what policy decisions from the last century are we dealing with today? This week on Sea Change Radio, we focus on lead, a heavy metal whose regulation was slow to follow the discovery that it was highly toxic. The lag time meant the widespread use of this hazardous element as an ingredient in everyday substances like gasoline and house paint, and a toxic legacy that is still being felt.

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