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Boston Globe
New plan to boost liquor licenses concerns restaurateursin the Boston’s more affluent neighborhoods. Of the city’s 1,110 licenses, a ne
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
in the Boston’s more affluent neighborhoods. Of the city’s 1,110 licenses, a negligible number are held by African-American owners. Mattapan has no restaurant that serves alcohol. A Boston liquor license can cost $400,000 or more, putting... Read more
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The Hill
How Missouri previewed Democrats’ Midwestern slumpin The Hill’s Changing America series, in which we investigate the demographic
The Hill / Posted 12 hours ago
in The Hill’s Changing America series, in which we investigate the demographic and economic trends shaping the face of American politics today. No state represents the exodus of once-reliably Democratic voters better than Missouri. For years,... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Often missing in the repeal-and-replace health care debate: The voices of womenplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate’s initial... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Pediatricians Say Florida Hurt Sick Kids to Help Big GOP Donorsit’s the children who suffered,” said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 14 hours ago
it’s the children who suffered,” said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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Salon.com
“Looming danger” in Missouri: Why the NAACP says the state is dangerousto be fired for reporting government activities that threaten public health or
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
to be fired for reporting government activities that threaten public health or disclosing other malfeasance to the legislature, state auditor, attorney general, or any state entity charged with investigating alleged misconduct,” said State... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
4 Washington electors pick candidate other than Clintonthan Democrat Hillary Clinton. Clinton got eight votes, while former Secretary
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
than Democrat Hillary Clinton. Clinton got eight votes, while former Secretary of State Colin Powell got three and Native American tribal leader Faith Spotted Eagle got one vote. Elector Bret Chiafalo, who earlier in the day said he planned to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California writing a new chapter in centuries-old ‘states’ rights’ conflictTension between the federal government and its states has permeated American hi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
Tension between the federal government and its states has permeated American history from the earliest moments of the nation’s founding 241 years ago. Drafting the U.S. Constitution was an exercise in balancing federal authority against “states’... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
NAACP: Fight against discrimination law could go to courtto attract business investment opportunities.” The Missouri Association of Tri
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
to attract business investment opportunities.” The Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys in January challenged the American Tort Reform Association’s “Judicial Hellhole” label, saying it “isn’t based on research into actual conditions in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Not that it makes us feel good, but we did say Trump was unqualifiedthat starts by acknowledging the uncomfortable truth: Trump is an accomplished
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
that starts by acknowledging the uncomfortable truth: Trump is an accomplished demagogue and a clear and present danger to American democracy.” They didn’t. And he is. Alas.Tough ‘justice’ We got a little choked up when we read about the... Read more
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The Forward
Zionism Cannot Be Compared to Nazism — Even If Richard Spencer And JVP Say Sorendering of that assertion by Naomi Dann of the radical group Jewish Voice for
The Forward / Posted yesterday
rendering of that assertion by Naomi Dann of the radical group Jewish Voice for Peace. We work hard to reflect a range of American Jewish opinion, which is why the piece and reaction to it was published. The free flow of ideas is to be cherished.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It’s Your Business, Aug. 20, 2017Hollander received his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas School of Law
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Hollander received his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas School of Law. He is a member of the Wichita, Kansas and American Bar Associations, Kansas Association of Defense Counsel and Defense Research Institute. Michelle Moe Witte was... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela parliament convenes, rejects new assembly's powers19, in defiance of a declaration by the new Constituent Assembly that it was se
Rappler / Posted yesterday
19, in defiance of a declaration by the new Constituent Assembly that it was seizing full powers from the opposition-led legislature. The move Friday, August 18, by the Constituent Assembly, which is loyal to socialist President Nicolas Maduro,... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama's Confederate monuments: 'Good, bad and ugly' of heritage or hate fightstatue outside the courthouse in downtown Huntsville. When Commissioner Bob Ha
Al.com / Posted yesterday
statue outside the courthouse in downtown Huntsville. When Commissioner Bob Harrison, the commission's lone African American member, that he would take no stance for or against the statue, he said a proponent of removing the statue angrily... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Muted fight over Arkansas Confederate symbolsfor a more widespread re-evaluation could have. Similar efforts to give King hi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
for a more widespread re-evaluation could have. Similar efforts to give King his own holiday failed previously in the state Legislature and gained traction this year after Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson personally lobbied for the move, saying it was... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 1800 GMT/1400 AM ETgo as debate over U.S. slave past rages RICHMOND, Va. - Mayor of Charlottesvil
dna / Posted yesterday
go as debate over U.S. slave past rages RICHMOND, Va. - Mayor of Charlottesville calls for special session of Virginia's legislature to let localities decide fate of Confederate monuments like statue at center of far-right rally that turns... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Muted fight over Arkansas Confederate symbolsfor a more widespread re-evaluation could have. Similar efforts to give King hi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
for a more widespread re-evaluation could have. Similar efforts to give King his own holiday failed previously in the state Legislature and gained traction this year after Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson personally lobbied for the move, saying it was... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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News 8000
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
News 8000 / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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Salon.com
Jesse Jackson keeps fighting for voter rights: “We now live under the rulebook of Jeff Sessions”Bloody Sunday, to win the franchise for himself, his mother and his people, but
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Bloody Sunday, to win the franchise for himself, his mother and his people, but also to give credibility and legitimacy to American democracy. No country can claim the qualifier of free as long as it enslaves, stratifies, or subjugates one group of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Often missing in the health care debate: Women's voicesplan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as l
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
plan health care and coverage for the whole family. Yet in recent months, as leaders in Washington discussed the future of American health care, women were not always allowed in the room. To hammer out (behind closed doors) the Senate's initial... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
it's the children who suffered," said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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The Columbian
Cheers & JeersMaryland. And why not? It is a simple way to help bring communities together an
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
Maryland. And why not? It is a simple way to help bring communities together and spread uplifting messages. At a time when Americans frequently are reminded of the things that divide us, a little warmth and joy is particularly welcome. Jeers: To... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 1000 GMT/6 AM ETgo as debate over U.S. slave past rages RICHMOND, Va. - Mayor of Charlottesvil
dna / Posted yesterday
go as debate over U.S. slave past rages RICHMOND, Va. - Mayor of Charlottesville calls for special session of Virginia's legislature to let localities decide fate of Confederate monuments like statue at center of far-right rally that turns... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Aug. 19: Robert E. Lee, others, just men of their timesand other officials today and tell them that if they do not speak out, they, to
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
and other officials today and tell them that if they do not speak out, they, too, are complicit. This is a test for all Americans. What would you have done in Germany in the 1930s? Act or remain silent? Your friends and relatives want to know... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 0600 GMT/2 AM ETafter new assembly claims it can pass laws CARACAS/BOGOTA - Venezuela's new le
dna / Posted 2 days ago
after new assembly claims it can pass laws CARACAS/BOGOTA - Venezuela's new legislative superbody is criticized by South American governments and Washington after giving itself the power to pass laws, superseding the opposition-led congress,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Venezuela government allies seize legislative powersnew pro-government constitutional authority formally declared on Friday it was
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
new pro-government constitutional authority formally declared on Friday it was seizing power from the opposition-led legislature, tightening President Nicolas Maduro's grip on the country in defiance of international outrage. It was the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Venezuela government allies seize legislative powersVenezuela’s new pro-government constitutional authority declared Friday it was
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Venezuela’s new pro-government constitutional authority declared Friday it was seizing power from the opposition-led legislature, tightening President Nicolas Maduro’s grip on the country in defiance of international outrage. It was the... Read more
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dna
WORLD NEWS SCHEDULE AT 0200 GMT/10 PM ETafter new assembly claims it can pass laws CARACAS/BOGOTA - Venezuela's new le
dna / Posted 2 days ago
after new assembly claims it can pass laws CARACAS/BOGOTA - Venezuela's new legislative superbody is criticized by South American governments and Washington after giving itself the power to pass laws, superseding the opposition-led congress,... Read more
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Rappler
Venezuela government allies seize legislative powersnew pro-government constitutional authority declared Friday, August 18, it was
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
new pro-government constitutional authority declared Friday, August 18, it was seizing power from the opposition-led legislature, tightening President Nicolas Maduro's grip on the country in defiance of international outrage. It was the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Authorities respond to shed fire in High Forest Townshipa slice of history at Mantorville's Old School Cafe In Mantorville, there's a
KTTC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
a slice of history at Mantorville's Old School Cafe In Mantorville, there's a place where guests are served a slice of American history with a generous side of hospitality. In Mantorville, there's a place where guests are served a slice of... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Pediatricians say Florida hurt sick kids to help big GOP donorsit’s the children who suffered,” said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vi
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
it’s the children who suffered,” said Dr. Louis St. Petery, former executive vice president of the Florida chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Experts outside Florida are also disturbed that the children were switched out of CMS, a... Read more
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dna
Venezuela's ex-AG says Maduro involved in Odebrecht scandalof dollars in bribes to win juicy contracts in 12 countries, including Venezuel
dna / Posted 2 days ago
of dollars in bribes to win juicy contracts in 12 countries, including Venezuela -- a massive scandal that has rocked Latin American politics. But no names had yet surfaced in Venezuela. Ortega, who was fired after emerging as a top critic of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Attacks on local control mostly failed to gain tractionIn the United States of America, there’s always been tension between cities and
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
In the United States of America, there’s always been tension between cities and rural areas. It is a long-standing American myth that cities are dens of iniquity and cauldrons of corruption, while the nation’s small towns and rural areas are vessels... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Ag industry is stepping up for safe drinking waterthird-world problem that cannot be tolerated in a state as prosperous and proud
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
third-world problem that cannot be tolerated in a state as prosperous and proud as California. It’s long past time that the Legislature, working with state and local water agencies and rural communities, produced a sustainable solution. Such a... Read more
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