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News Channel 12 New Bern
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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Wayne Post
Wayne County receives emergency food, shelter program fundsNorth America, the Salvation Army and United Way Worldwide. The local board was
Wayne County receives emergency food, shelter program funds
Wayne Post / Posted 6 minutes ago
North America, the Salvation Army and United Way Worldwide. The local board was charged to distribute funds appropriated by Congress to help expand the capacity of food and shelter programs in high-need areas around the country. A local board made... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Man sentenced to two years in East TN check fraud schemecriminal record that includes assault and robbery offenses. Varlan had little l
Man sentenced to two years in East TN check fraud scheme
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 minutes ago
criminal record that includes assault and robbery offenses. Varlan had little leeway in fashioning Jones' sentence. Congress dictated the mandatory two-year term for aggravated identity theft when the law was passed several years ago. He... Read more
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Black Press USA
Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Educationstates, districts and schools to make a better choice. The Every Student Succee
Give Communities of Color a Voice in Reshaping Education
Black Press USA / Posted 8 minutes ago
states, districts and schools to make a better choice. The Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA, the federal education law Congress passed late last year, requires that parents and communities be meaningfully engaged in determining how states... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's what Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump think about criminal justiceof the few direct, relatively unchecked actions a president can take in the cri
Here's what Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump think about criminal justice
Business Insider / Posted 8 minutes ago
of the few direct, relatively unchecked actions a president can take in the criminal-justice system, as it bypasses both Congress and the courts. Clinton has not explicitly said whether she would continue Obama's trend of granting commutations... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Elevator Trouble Closes Washington Monument Indefinitelythe park service statement said. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat who re
Elevator Trouble Closes Washington Monument Indefinitely
CBS Baltimore / Posted 9 minutes ago
the park service statement said. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat who represents the District of Columbia in Congress, said the timing of the closure “could not be worse,” given the crowds coming for the opening of the Smithsonian’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
China aiming for increased influence on FIFAthe FIFA Council in elections to be held in Goa, India. The Asian Football Con
China aiming for increased influence on FIFA
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 minutes ago
the FIFA Council in elections to be held in Goa, India. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is holding an Extraordinary Congress to elect three representatives to FIFA's new decision-making body which has replaced the scandal-hit Executive... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Boston area traffic advisories9 AM to 3 PM. ZAKIM BRIDGE Left lane closure on ramp from tower to tower on T
Boston area traffic advisories
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 9 minutes ago
9 AM to 3 PM. ZAKIM BRIDGE Left lane closure on ramp from tower to tower on Tuesday, September 27 from 10 AM to 2 PM. CONGRESS STREET Closure of ramp from Congress St, Boston to I-93 on Monday, September 26 from 11:30 PM to 5 AM. LOGAN... Read more
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The Hill
House Democrat expects support to grow for Pacific trade dealmany more than 28 Democrats to support it,” Beyer said during an event on Capit
House Democrat expects support to grow for Pacific trade deal
The Hill / Posted 12 minutes ago
many more than 28 Democrats to support it,” Beyer said during an event on Capitol Hill. The TPP is proving a tough sell to Congress, especially among Democrats even though it is a top priority for President Obama. The White House is working with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Harry Reid calls Donald Trump a racist on Senate floorleaders have been saying and doing for 7 1/2 years." Reid is retiring at the e
Harry Reid calls Donald Trump a racist on Senate floor
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 minutes ago
leaders have been saying and doing for 7 1/2 years." Reid is retiring at the end of this year after three decades in Congress, and the insults he hurls at Trump have become much more colorful of late. He recently called Trump a "con artist,"... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Congress expected to override Obama's 9/11 bill vetoby Friday, will likely get the two-thirds majority in both chambers needed to p
Congress expected to override Obama's 9/11 bill veto
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 15 minutes ago
by Friday, will likely get the two-thirds majority in both chambers needed to pass. “I look forward to the opportunity for Congress to override the President’s veto, provide these families with the chance to seek the justice they deserve, and send... Read more
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The Telegraph
Congress steps up protestAASU activists march in Guwahati. File picture Guwahati, Sept. 26: The Congres
Congress steps up protest
The Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
AASU activists march in Guwahati. File picture Guwahati, Sept. 26: The Congress has joined indigenous organisations in Assam and stepped up its opposition to the Centre's move to grant citizenship to Hindu and other non-Muslim migrants from... Read more
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The Telegraph
Six arrests, three signalsoffice. Another arrested person has been identified as Fazlur Rehman. This mor
Six arrests, three signals
The Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
office. Another arrested person has been identified as Fazlur Rehman. This morning, the police arrested Sheikh Nizam, a Congress leader who had played a role in organising the farmers on the first day of the agitation on September 19 outside the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Delhi dips toe but Indus treaty afloatThe legislative assembly and the legislative council in Kashmir have in the pas
Delhi dips toe but Indus treaty afloat
The Telegraph / Posted 16 minutes ago
The legislative assembly and the legislative council in Kashmir have in the past passed resolutions - backed by most parties, including the Congress and the BJP - voicing concerns that the Indus Waters Treaty does not take their concerns into accou... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Wanted: Poll workers for the Nov. 8 electionan online training course and attend a two-hour class in person. The November
Wanted: Poll workers for the Nov. 8 election
KGTV San Diego / Posted 19 minutes ago
an online training course and attend a two-hour class in person. The November election will include votes for president, Congress, the state Legislature and local offices. San Diegans will also decide the fate of numerous state and local ballot... Read more
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The Hindu
KCR says delay in dam work led to floodingwere shifted to rehabilitation centres on Sunday returned to their villages as
KCR says delay in dam work led to flooding
The Hindu / Posted 27 minutes ago
were shifted to rehabilitation centres on Sunday returned to their villages as the flood water receded. Alleging that the Congress government had delayed the payment of compensation to land oustees, the Chief Minister also announced distribution... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US Census Fast Factsit take place every 10 years. "The actual enumeration shall be made within thre
US Census Fast Facts
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 29 minutes ago
it take place every 10 years. "The actual enumeration shall be made within three years after the first meeting of the Congress of the United States, and within every subsequent term of 10 years, in such manner as they shall by Law direct." -... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 29 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called “Rhythm of the Land.” He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
Local 10 Miami / Posted 30 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Clinton, Trump poised for must-see debate showdownpopularity is rising as he winds down his second term in office. She's called f
Clinton, Trump poised for must-see debate showdown
Savannah Morning News / Posted 33 minutes ago
popularity is rising as he winds down his second term in office. She's called for expanding Obama's executive orders if Congress won't pass legislation to overhaul the nation's immigration system and for broader gun control measures. Overseas,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Must-see debate week TV: 'The Choice 2016,' 'Debate Wars' and 'Drunk History'But it will tell you nothing significant about how how a candidate might fare d
Must-see debate week TV: 'The Choice 2016,' 'Debate Wars' and 'Drunk History'
Los Angeles Times / Posted 33 minutes ago
But it will tell you nothing significant about how how a candidate might fare dealing with a foreign strongman or a stroppy Congress. In any case, both sides will declare victory, and some percentage of the punditry will agree. “Presidential... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
KTXS Abilene / Posted 43 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Fight nights past: Best debate knockout linesBush's 1988 running mate, answers a question about his relative inexperience, s
Fight nights past: Best debate knockout lines
KTXS Abilene / Posted 43 minutes ago
Bush's 1988 running mate, answers a question about his relative inexperience, saying, "I have as much experience in the Congress as Jack Kennedy did when he sought the presidency." Bentsen fired back: "Senator, I served with Jack Kennedy. I... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
KECI Missoula / Posted 46 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 48 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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ABC News
Congress Expected to Override Obama 9/11 Bill Vetoby Friday, will likely get the two-thirds majority in both chambers needed to p
Congress Expected to Override Obama 9/11 Bill Veto
ABC News / Posted 48 minutes ago
by Friday, will likely get the two-thirds majority in both chambers needed to pass. “I look forward to the opportunity for Congress to override the President’s veto, provide these families with the chance to seek the justice they deserve, and send... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elevator trouble closes Washington Monument indefinitelyissues,’’ the park service statement said. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat w
Elevator trouble closes Washington Monument indefinitely
Boston Globe / Posted 49 minutes ago
issues,’’ the park service statement said. Eleanor Holmes Norton, a Democrat who represents the District of Columbia in Congress, said the timing of the closure ‘‘could not be worse,’’ given the crowds coming for the opening of the Smithsonian’s... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Boston area traffic advisories9 AM to 3 PM. ZAKIM BRIDGE Left lane closure on ramp from tower to tower on T
Boston area traffic advisories
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 49 minutes ago
9 AM to 3 PM. ZAKIM BRIDGE Left lane closure on ramp from tower to tower on Tuesday, September 27 from 10 AM to 2 PM. CONGRESS STREET Closure of ramp from Congress St, Boston to I-93 on Monday, September 26 from 11:30 PM to 5 AM. LOGAN... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 51 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton finally face to face in high-stakes debate showdownpopularity is rising as he winds down his second term in office. She's called f
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton finally face to face in high-stakes debate showdown
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 53 minutes ago
popularity is rising as he winds down his second term in office. She's called for expanding Obama's executive orders if Congress won't pass legislation to overhaul the nation's immigration system and for broader gun control measures. Overseas,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Mylan’s EpiPen profits are 60 percent more than it told Congress, report sayshow little of the $608 list price trickled back to the company. The incredulit
Mylan’s EpiPen profits are 60 percent more than it told Congress, report says
The Buffalo News / Posted 53 minutes ago
how little of the $608 list price trickled back to the company. The incredulity was warranted: The profits Bresch told Congress about were calculated after factoring in the 37.5 percent U.S. tax rate, according to a filing with the Securities... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 54 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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asianage
Sunanda Pushkar case: Police seeks deleted text details from Canada govtof justice on Monday seeking details of the deleted chats from the mobile phone
Sunanda Pushkar case: Police seeks deleted text details from Canada govt
asianage / Posted 56 minutes ago
of justice on Monday seeking details of the deleted chats from the mobile phones of Sunanda Pushkar and her husband and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. The police has sent a letters rogatory to the department asking them to get details of chat... Read more
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asianage
Bangladeshis get fake passports for Rs 2 lakh in AssamMatab Uddin, Moinul Hoque Choudhury, Sahajahan Ali, Bilal Ahmed Khan Choudhury,
Bangladeshis get fake passports for Rs 2 lakh in Assam
asianage / Posted 56 minutes ago
Matab Uddin, Moinul Hoque Choudhury, Sahajahan Ali, Bilal Ahmed Khan Choudhury, Badrul Mullah Mustafa and Manuwara Begum, a Congress leader and panchayat president of Binodini village, all residents of Karimganj district, and Sumon Ahmed, Dilwar... Read more
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asianage
Sunanda Pushkar case Police seeks deleted text details from Canada govtof justice on Monday seeking details of the deleted chats from the mobile phone
Sunanda Pushkar case Police seeks deleted text details from Canada govt
asianage / Posted 56 minutes ago
of justice on Monday seeking details of the deleted chats from the mobile phones of Sunanda Pushkar and her husband and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. The police has sent a letters rogatory to the department asking them to get details of chat... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 57 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremonywas wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor.
Obama dons hat, blanket during Tribal Nations ceremony
KTVZ Bend / Posted 57 minutes ago
was wrapped in a wool blanket and crowned with a straw hat as a show of honor. Brian Cladoosby, president of the National Congress of American Indians, said the blanket was called "Rhythm of the Land." He said there was a blanket set aside for... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Fight nights past: Best debate knockout linesBush's 1988 running mate, answers a question about his relative inexperience, s
Fight nights past: Best debate knockout lines
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 59 minutes ago
Bush's 1988 running mate, answers a question about his relative inexperience, saying, "I have as much experience in the Congress as Jack Kennedy did when he sought the presidency." Bentsen fired back: "Senator, I served with Jack Kennedy. I... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pat Toomey portrays lack of embrace for Donald Trump as assetnote his own independence, Toomey highlighted a few areas where he said he beli
Pat Toomey portrays lack of embrace for Donald Trump as asset
The Morning Call / Posted an hour ago
note his own independence, Toomey highlighted a few areas where he said he believes that a President Trump would work with Congress, such as repealing Obamacare, reinstating sanctions against Iran and reforming the tax code. But he added that he... Read more
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Breitbart
Palestinians Condemn Trump Vow on Jerusalem as Israel's Capitalpeople for over 3,000 years”. “The United States, under a Trump administration
Palestinians Condemn Trump Vow on Jerusalem as Israel's Capital
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
people for over 3,000 years”. “The United States, under a Trump administration, will finally accept the long-standing congressional mandate to recognise Jerusalem as the undivided capital of the state of Israel,” it added. The United States —... Read more
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Breitbart
Three Refugees Diagnosed with Active TB in Californiaquality of life among refugees arriving in California. The report notes that “
Three Refugees Diagnosed with Active TB in California
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
quality of life among refugees arriving in California. The report notes that “The Refugee Act of 1980 was passed by Congress in order to standardize resettlement services for all refugees admitted to the U.S.” The Act also provides the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Dem challenger Wenzel ready for 'tough road' to unseat Frelinghuysenover those of everyday New Jerseyans, said Joseph Wenzel, the Democratic candid
Dem challenger Wenzel ready for 'tough road' to unseat Frelinghuysen
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted an hour ago
over those of everyday New Jerseyans, said Joseph Wenzel, the Democratic candidate running to represent the 11th Congressional District. “What has he really been doing with that power?” Wenzel said during an interview with the editorial... Read more
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Business Wire
Project Management Institute Celebrates 2016 Award Winnerscelebrated the recipients of its 2016 Professional Awards this past weekend at
Project Management Institute Celebrates 2016 Award Winners
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
celebrated the recipients of its 2016 Professional Awards this past weekend at its annual gala preceding PMI® Global Congress 2016—North America. Since 1974, the PMI Professional Awards Program has honored practitioners who achieve the... Read more
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CBS News
Senate to hold override vote Wednesday after Obama veto of 9/11 lawsuit billexact timing will be determined later on. The vote will come after Mr. Obama v
Senate to hold override vote Wednesday after Obama veto of 9/11 lawsuit bill
CBS News / Posted an hour ago
exact timing will be determined later on. The vote will come after Mr. Obama vetoed the legislation on Friday, and sent Congress a three-page letter explaining the administration’s position. The president has argued that the Justice Against... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A movie revisits the night a nuclear warhead nearly destroyed Arkansasout what to do with its most powerful weapons, Schlosser and Kenner hope to rai
A movie revisits the night a nuclear warhead nearly destroyed Arkansas
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
out what to do with its most powerful weapons, Schlosser and Kenner hope to raise awareness and get people talking. “Congress over the next couple years will be discussing modernizing our whole arsenal, and we need a real discussion of, how... Read more
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Brandon Sun
China aiming for increased influence on FIFAthe FIFA Council in elections to be held in Goa, India. The Asian Football Con
China aiming for increased influence on FIFA
Brandon Sun / Posted an hour ago
the FIFA Council in elections to be held in Goa, India. The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is holding an Extraordinary Congress to elect three representatives to FIFA's new decision-making body which has replaced the scandal-hit Executive... Read more
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The Hill
Kerry fires back at McCain: I'm not 'delusional'more people dead,” Kerry told reporters in Colombia. “So I mean, John McCain wa
Kerry fires back at McCain: I'm not 'delusional'
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
more people dead,” Kerry told reporters in Colombia. “So I mean, John McCain wants to talk about ‘delusional.’ Where’s the congressional vote for force? Where’s the congressional vote to go do something? They weren’t even willing to help support a... Read more
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The Hill
Extinctions loom without a national conservation visionof international conservation professionals, from biologists to economists, rec
Extinctions loom without a national conservation vision
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
of international conservation professionals, from biologists to economists, recently convened at the World Conservation Congress, seeking solutions to our most pressing conservation problems. Over and over again, these scientists prescribed... Read more
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The Hill
The Trail 2016: Fight nighttime as they debate on Monday night. NOT RIGGED: The Hill’s Reid Wilson report
The Trail 2016: Fight night
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
time as they debate on Monday night. NOT RIGGED: The Hill’s Reid Wilson reports: State officials are reassuring members of Congress that the integrity of November’s elections is secure amid growing concerns over cyberattacks by foreign actors tied... Read more
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The Hill
Flint congressman pleads for funds in spending billto help flood victims in Louisiana, West Virginia and Maryland. ADVERTISEMENT
Flint congressman pleads for funds in spending bill
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
to help flood victims in Louisiana, West Virginia and Maryland. ADVERTISEMENT “We have to include Flint,” he said. Congress has until Friday to pass a spending bill and avert a government shutdown. The House is considering its version of... Read more
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