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The Huffington Post
Racial Inequality Headlines Congressional Progressive Caucus SummitBALTIMORE -- The scene was relaxed. The ties came off. Kicks got laced. Charm C
Racial Inequality Headlines Congressional Progressive Caucus Summit
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
BALTIMORE -- The scene was relaxed. The ties came off. Kicks got laced. Charm City was a breeding ground for progressivism, interracial understanding and an honest discussion about racial justice at the Progressive Congress Strategy Summit on... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Trent Forrest nominated to play in 2016 McDonald's All-American games CHIPLEY - From his first day on the court as a Chipley Tiger, Trent Forrest b
Trent Forrest nominated to play in 2016 McDonald's All-American games
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
CHIPLEY - From his first day on the court as a Chipley Tiger, Trent Forrest began a rapid rise to basketball royalty.It's little wonder the Chipley High School senior caught the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Alamedan installed as president of Asian real estate associationALAMEDA -- Josefina Junsay, of Alameda, was installed as president of the Asian
Alamedan installed as president of Asian real estate association
Oakland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
ALAMEDA -- Josefina Junsay, of Alameda, was installed as president of the Asian Real Estate Association of the East Bay at a recent event at Peony Restaurant in Oakland's Chinatown. Junsay, a longtime resident of Alameda, is involved with commercial... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Barbara Lee: Now is the time to make solar accessible to all CaliforniansFighting climate change is a moral imperative that will require leadership and
Barbara Lee: Now is the time to make solar accessible to all Californians
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
Fighting climate change is a moral imperative that will require leadership and real vision for a clean energy future. Last month was a historic time for realizing this future. In Paris, President Barack Obama led global efforts to negotiate... Read more
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Minot Daily News
John P. Meyer, 83, Far- go, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Sanford Palliative Care, Farg
John P. Meyer
Minot Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
, 83, Far- go, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Sanford Palliative Care, Fargo. was born in Karlsruhe Sept. 8, 1932, to Tony and Dorothy (Steir) Meyer. At a young age the family moved to Granville where he attended... Read more
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East Bay Express
Opinion: Let’s Make Solar Accessible to All CaliforniansFighting climate change is a moral imperative that requires leadership and a cl
Opinion: Let’s Make Solar Accessible to All Californians
East Bay Express / Posted 11 days ago
Fighting climate change is a moral imperative that requires leadership and a clean vision for our nation’s energy future. NASA recently released data showing that the Earth’s surface temperatures for 2015 were the warmest on modern record. It is... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Members of Congress Who Miss the Most VotesEveryone misses a day of work from time to time. The flu, vacation or even an o
Members of Congress Who Miss the Most Votes
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 11 days ago
Everyone misses a day of work from time to time. The flu, vacation or even an old-fashioned case of playing hooky happens to the best of us. However, when you're an elected official representing thousands of voters and (presumably) creating... Read more
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Roll Call
Take Five With Rep. Barbara LeeTake Five: Rep. Barbara Lee (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo) It’s time agai
Take Five With Rep. Barbara Lee
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
Take Five: Rep. Barbara Lee (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call File Photo) It’s time again for Take Five, when HOH talks with a member of Congress about topics relatively unrelated to legislative work. This week, Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif., talks about Golden... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Tampons, condoms and jockstrapsFun fact: The average American woman will use 11,000 tampons or pads in her lif
Tampons, condoms and jockstraps
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
Fun fact: The average American woman will use 11,000 tampons or pads in her lifetime. That statistic is courtesy of Assemblywomen Cristina Garcia, D-Bell Gardens, and Ling-Ling Chang, R-Diamond Bar, co-authors of a bill to eliminate taxes on... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday schoolThe mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday school
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
The mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it-all members of Jimmy Carter’s church and enough other starstruck fans that the Secret Service had to step in at one point and impose a little order. The setting:... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday schoolThe mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday school
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 14 days ago
The mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it-all members of Jimmy Carter’s church and enough other starstruck fans that the Secret Service had to step in at one point and impose a little order. Paula Deen with... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday schoolThe mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it
Paula Deen goes to Jimmy Carter’s Sunday school
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The mayor wanted in. So did a father and son from Florida, a couple of seen-it-all members of Jimmy Carter’s church and enough other starstruck fans that the Secret Service had to step in at one point and impose a little order. The setting:... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Latin Kings gang members sentenced in organized crime caseWhen a group of deaf people were communicating by sign language in a Broward Co
Latin Kings gang members sentenced in organized crime case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
When a group of deaf people were communicating by sign language in a Broward County bar a few years ago, a Latin Kings member known as Queen Flaka interrupted them and flashed gang signs in their faces. They politely shooed her away, federal... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Latin Kings gang members plead guilty to racketeeringKing Riko, a top leader of the Latin Kings gang in South Florida, and Queen Fla
Latin Kings gang members plead guilty to racketeering
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
King Riko, a top leader of the Latin Kings gang in South Florida, and Queen Flaka, a member of the gang in Broward, were convicted of federal organized crime charges on Thursday. Bobbie Tejada, aka King Riko, 32, of Margate, and Barbara Lee, aka... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Feds say they have put major dent in South Florida's Latin Kings gangThe federal indictments of "King Nano" of Plantation, the second in command of
Feds say they have put major dent in South Florida's Latin Kings gang
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
The federal indictments of "King Nano" of Plantation, the second in command of the Latin Kings' operations in Florida, "Queen Flaka" of Fort Lauderdale, "King Boom" of West Palm Beach, and "King Tato" of Miami Beach, and more than two dozen... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Latin Kings gang members sentenced to hefty prison terms in organized crime caseWhen a group of deaf people were communicating by sign language in a Broward ba
Latin Kings gang members sentenced to hefty prison terms in organized crime case
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
When a group of deaf people were communicating by sign language in a Broward bar a few years ago, a Latin Kings member known as Queen Flaka interrupted them and flashed gang signs in their faces. They politely shooed her away, federal prosecutors... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Alameda calendar: U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee to hold office hoursSubmit your item through our website at events.contracostatimes.com or email yo
Alameda calendar: U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee to hold office hours
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Submit your item through our website at events.contracostatimes.com or email your item to alamedanews@bayareanewsgroup.com. Type "calendar item" in the subject line. Please submit your item two weeks before event date. Island City Opera Performance.... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Piedmont: King speakers, performers call for social justicePIEDMONT -- The Oakland School for the Arts Chamber Choir brought down the hous
Piedmont: King speakers, performers call for social justice
Oakland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
PIEDMONT -- The Oakland School for the Arts Chamber Choir brought down the house with standing ovations and cheers at Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration at Piedmont Veterans Hall. A diverse group of more than 200 people packed the hall to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Bay Area Commemorates Legacy of Martin Luther KingA variety of free events were held Monday in the Bay Area to commemorate the le
Bay Area Commemorates Legacy of Martin Luther King
NBC Bay Area / Posted 20 days ago
A variety of free events were held Monday in the Bay Area to commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Caltrain's "Celebration Train" was scheduled to depart at 9:45 a.m. from the San Jose Diridon Station with stops in Palo Alto and San... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Political Blotter: Who did your House member take to the State of the Union?This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Who did your House member take to the State of the Union?
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. Here are the special guests Bay Area members of Congress brought to President Barack Obama's final State of the Union... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Political Blotter: Who did your House member take to the State of the Union?This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more
Political Blotter: Who did your House member take to the State of the Union?
Inside Bay Area / Posted 23 days ago
This is a sampling from Bay Area News Group's Political Blotter blog. Read more and post comments at www.ibabuzz.com/politics. Here are the special guests Bay Area members of Congress brought to President Barack Obama's final State of the Union... Read more
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The Daily Review
Poll: Cruz and Trump in dead heat among California RepublicansTed Cruz has surged to the top of the pack of Republican presidential candidate
Poll: Cruz and Trump in dead heat among California Republicans
The Daily Review / Posted 24 days ago
Ted Cruz has surged to the top of the pack of Republican presidential candidates in California, a new Field Poll shows, mirroring the Texas senator's rapid rise in early-primary states across the nation. Cruz and Donald Trump are now knotted in a... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
College Notes: New courses highlight Peralta Colleges spring session At ever-growing Berkeley City College, global studies is a favorite among tho
College Notes: New courses highlight Peralta Colleges spring session
Oakland Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
At ever-growing Berkeley City College, global studies is a favorite among those in the know. Led by faculty member Joan Berezin, BCC's Global Studies Program challenges students to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA's Nuclear Secret: Camp Cover-Up Fact SheetKNBC has received a lot of emails since we aired two reports in November 2015 a
LA's Nuclear Secret: Camp Cover-Up Fact Sheet
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 27 days ago
KNBC has received a lot of emails since we aired two reports in November 2015 about contamination found at The Brandeis-Bardin Institute near Simi Valley. Viewers have asked us to summarize our in-depth investigation, the voluminous amount of data we... Read more
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FOX News
Obamas' guest list for State of the Union includes Syrian refugee, former illegal immigrantA Syrian refugee, a former illegal immigrant and a plaintiff in the Supreme Cou
Obamas' guest list for State of the Union includes Syrian refugee, former illegal immigrant
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
A Syrian refugee, a former illegal immigrant and a plaintiff in the Supreme Court case that legalized gay marriage are among the guests chosen to sit near first lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday’s State of the Union Address, the White House... Read more

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