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Al-Ahram Weekly
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-NagasakiThere are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by s
Seventy-years-after-Hiroshima-Nagasaki
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
There are many reasons why nuclear weapons have been retained and acquired by sovereign states. It is an instructive insight into the workings of the war system at the core of the state-centric world order that the first five nuclear weapons states... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Josh BlackmanWhen Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next pres
Josh Blackman
The Weekly Standard / Posted yesterday
When Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next president, he will be flanked by three, and almost four, octogenarians: Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg (83), Antonin Scalia (80), Anthony Kennedy (80), and Stephen Breyer (77).... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Randy E. BarnettWhen Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next pres
Randy E. Barnett
The Weekly Standard / Posted yesterday
When Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to the next president, he will be flanked by three, and almost four, octogenarians: Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg (83), Antonin Scalia (80), Anthony Kennedy (80), and Stephen Breyer (77).... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
The Next JusticesPresident George H. W. Bush made a similar, but even worse choice three years l
The Next Justices
The Weekly Standard / Posted yesterday
President George H. W. Bush made a similar, but even worse choice three years later. Faced with a once-in-a-generation opportunity to replace liberal lion Justice William Brennan and thereby alter the balance of the Court, Bush faltered. Instead of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
gravest-threat-worldThroughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal
gravest-threat-world
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
Throughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal reached in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 nations, the five veto-holding members of the UN Security Council and Germany. Most of the world apparently shares the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Trump rules out third-party bidWhite House hopeful Donald Trump has signed a party pledge not to run as an ind
Trump rules out third-party bid
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
White House hopeful Donald Trump has signed a party pledge not to run as an independent candidate if he loses the Republican Party's nomination. 'I see no circumstances under which I would tear up that pledge,' he said in a news conference at Trump... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
FLASHBACK 1980: VP hopeful Bush campaigns in JacksonSeptember 3, 1980: George H. W. Bush, Ronald Reagan's running mate, comes to Ja
FLASHBACK 1980: VP hopeful Bush campaigns in Jackson
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
September 3, 1980: George H. W. Bush, Ronald Reagan's running mate, comes to Jackson to campaign. After Bush arrived at the airport, he attended a campaign-fundraising lunch at the Coliseum Ramada Inn. Then it was on the old farmers' market on... Read more
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Daily Mail
ABC 'tries to poach' George W. Bush's daughter Jenna from NBC as networks prepare for an election ratings war A source claims ABC tried to
ABC 'tries to poach' George W. Bush's daughter Jenna from NBC
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as networks prepare for an election ratings war A source claims ABC tried to lure Jenna Bush Hager from NBC's 'Today' Approached over possibility of becoming a co-host on ABC's 'The... Read more
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Business Insider
The all-out war between Jeb Bush and Donald Trump is reaching bizarre new heightsFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) unveiled a series of broadsides against GOP pr
The all-out war between Jeb Bush and Donald Trump is reaching bizarre new heights
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R) unveiled a series of broadsides against GOP presidential rival Donald Trump on Wednesday morning, including one labeled a "strikingly personal attack" by Time magazine. It was only the latest in what has been an... Read more
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The Chronicle
The wrong sort of campaignNever in history have there been as many aggressive, prominent GOP presidential
The wrong sort of campaign
The Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Never in history have there been as many aggressive, prominent GOP presidential candidates fighting to ban abortion. The majority of the Republican presidential candidates support outlawing abortion even in cases of rape or incest, a stance previous... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Puerto Rico, the Fed & the Book of LeviticusReligious leaders in Puerto Rico, led by Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Jua
Puerto Rico, the Fed & the Book of Leviticus
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
Religious leaders in Puerto Rico, led by Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez of San Juan, have called for the Federal Reserve to interest itself in that island’s debt crisis in the absence of any prospect of Congress passing legislation that would address... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Schumer's Troubling Mideast RecordIf Congress derails the hard-won "P+5" nuclear deal with Iran, much blame will
Schumer's Troubling Mideast Record
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 days ago
If Congress derails the hard-won "P+5" nuclear deal with Iran, much blame will fall to powerful New York Sen. Charles Schumer, the first Senate Democrat to join the partisan Republican congressional majority in opposing President Obama's landmark... Read more
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Salon.com
The pivotal climate-change challenge that America isn’t talking about nearly enoughIn the 2016 presidential election, we are approaching a singular and momentous
The pivotal climate-change challenge that America isn’t talking about nearly enough
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
In the 2016 presidential election, we are approaching a singular and momentous crossroads in our nation’s history. Will we, or will we not, make a serious effort to achieve a low-carbon future for our children and our planet? The fossil fuel magnates... Read more
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Clayton Tribune
Sky Valley fundraiser set to honor vets - The Sky Valley Country Club will host a special event Sunday Sept. 6 to honor World War II veterans. Part-time Sky Valley resident Rudi Masi is organizing a benefit dinner to send 28 WWII veterans on a thr...The Sky Valley Country Club will host a special event Sunday, Sept. 6, to honor
Sky Valley fundraiser set to honor vets - The Sky Valley Country Club will host a special event Sunday Sept. 6 to honor World War II veterans. Part-time Sky Valley resident Rudi Masi is organizing a benefit dinner to send 28 WWII veterans on a thr...
Clayton Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
The Sky Valley Country Club will host a special event Sunday, Sept. 6, to honor World War II veterans. Part-time Sky Valley resident Rudi Masi is organizing a benefit dinner to send 28 WWII veterans on a three-day trip to Washington, D.C., this... Read more
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New Now Next
Queer Films You Ought To Know: "Tongues Untied"When Marlon Riggs’ Tongues Untied premiered on PBS in July 1991, it courted con
Queer Films You Ought To Know: "Tongues Untied"
New Now Next / Posted 10 days ago
When Marlon Riggs’ Tongues Untied premiered on PBS in July 1991, it courted controversy with conservative politicians and pundits, who were outraged that public money was used to fund a work that indicted majority culture, and particularly the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Islamic State fight: Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligenceA F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight
Islamic State fight: Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
A F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush in the Gulf after striking Islamic State targets in Iraq last year. Photo: Hamad Mohammed Washington: The Pentagon's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Islamic State: Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligenceA F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight
Islamic State: Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
A F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush in the Gulf after striking Islamic State targets in Iraq last year. Photo: Hamad Mohammed Washington: The Pentagon's... Read more
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WA Today
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic StateA F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic State
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
A F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush in the Gulf after striking Islamic State targets in Iraq last year. Photo: Hamad Mohammed Washington: The Pentagon's... Read more
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The Age
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic StateA F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic State
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
A F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush in the Gulf after striking Islamic State targets in Iraq last year. Photo: Hamad Mohammed Washington: The Pentagon's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic StateA F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight
Pentagon investigates claims of skewed intelligence reports on Islamic State
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 10 days ago
A F/A-18E Super Hornet of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA-31) lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush in the Gulf after striking Islamic State targets in Iraq last year. Photo: Hamad Mohammed Washington: The Pentagon's... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Dolores Huerta is still organizing, says Donald Trump's anti-Latino rhetoric will help DemosTake a good look at her. They don't make 'em like her anymore. Note the struggl
Dolores Huerta is still organizing, says Donald Trump's anti-Latino rhetoric will help Demos
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
Take a good look at her. They don't make 'em like her anymore. Note the struggle in her eyes, the sort of look that comes from living life for the sake of helping others. The 85-year-old Dolores Huerta, a labor leader who walked alongside Cesar... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
Embattled state lawmaker says she won't quit over affairNo. What I mean is that far-right-wing religious right, family values voters vo
Embattled state lawmaker says she won't quit over affair
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
No. What I mean is that far-right-wing religious right, family values voters voted into office Cindy and Todd, right-wing Tea Party family values politicians. When adultery between the two was revealed, was there a public outcry by these voters? Was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Carter reveals cancer in four spots on brainATLANTA -- Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer sho
Carter reveals cancer in four spots on brain
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
ATLANTA -- Former President Jimmy Carter announced Thursday that his cancer showed up in four small spots on his brain, saying he is "at ease with whatever comes." He began radiation treatment later in the day. "I'm ready for anything and looking... Read more
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Business Standard India
George Bush seeks to raise funds for younger brother JebIf elected, Jeb Bush would be the third president from the Bush family, his bro
George Bush seeks to raise funds for younger brother Jeb
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
If elected, Jeb Bush would be the third president from the Bush family, his brother being the secondFormer US President George W Bush has asked his supporters to raise funds for his younger... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jeb wept while guv: 'You don't know the Bushes: We're like crybabies!'Jeb says he wept over signing death warrants while governor – 'You don't know t
Jeb wept while guv: 'You don't know the Bushes: We're like crybabies!'
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Jeb says he wept over signing death warrants while governor – 'You don't know the Bushes: We're like crybabies!' – as he floats the idea of picking a female vice president Bush inserted gender into his answer – three times – when asked in New... Read more
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The Atlantic
Jimmy Carter Says He Is 'Perfectly at Ease' About His CancerJimmy Carter is ready for his first cancer treatment. “I’m perfectly at ease w
Jimmy Carter Says He Is 'Perfectly at Ease' About His Cancer
The Atlantic / Posted 16 days ago
Jimmy Carter is ready for his first cancer treatment. “I’m perfectly at ease with whatever comes,” the former president told reporters Thursday during a press conference at the Carter Center in Atlanta. Carter announced last week that doctors... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Accuser testifies in school rape caseMERRIMACK - Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said his first priority if
Accuser testifies in school rape case
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
MERRIMACK - Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said his first priority if elected to the White House is to "fix the mess" in the scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs department. The former Florida governor pitched himself as a problem-solver on... Read more
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The Michigan Daily
Michigan attorney general endorses Jeb BushIn a press release Wednesday, Schuette acknowledged the large field of current
Michigan attorney general endorses Jeb Bush
The Michigan Daily / Posted 16 days ago
In a press release Wednesday, Schuette acknowledged the large field of current contenders for the GOP nomination — 17 individuals are running campaigns — but expressed confidence in Bush’s ability to win. “Primaries are like March Madness, and... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Radicalization of Joan DidionDidion in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, in April, 1967, reporting the story
The Radicalization of Joan Didion
The New Yorker / Posted 18 days ago
Didion in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, in April, 1967, reporting the story that became “Slouching Towards Bethlehem.” “That piece is a blank for me,” she said later.Credit Photograph by Ted Streshinsky / Corbis In the late spring of 1967, Joan... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fatal accidents for Army’s Golden Knights are rare | News & Observer August 17, 2015 Fort Bragg parachutist dies at Chicago a
Fatal accidents for Army’s Golden Knights are rare
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
| News & Observer August 17, 2015 Fort Bragg parachutist dies at Chicago air show Team members are as close as family Parachutists are... Read more
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Salon.com
Rubio reaffirms opposition to rape and incest exceptions: He backs abortion ban “irrespective of the circumstances”It’s an exchange that’s sure to be replayed endlessly if Marco Rubio winds up a
Rubio reaffirms opposition to rape and incest exceptions: He backs abortion ban “irrespective of the circumstances”
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
It’s an exchange that’s sure to be replayed endlessly if Marco Rubio winds up as the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nominee. During this month’s GOP primary debate in Cleveland, co-moderator Megyn Kelly of Fox News asked the Florida senator to... Read more
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Washington Post
Can Bernie win in 2016?Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks at the Phoen
Can Bernie win in 2016?
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) speaks at the Phoenix Convention Center on July 18. (Patrick Breen/The Arizona Republic via AP) Linda May Kallestein from the Norwegian magazine Innsikt has some questions about Sen. Bernie... Read more
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Daily Mail
Laura Bush shares first family picture with new granddaughter'Our family is thrilled with our newest blessing!' Laura Bush shares first fami
Laura Bush shares first family picture with new granddaughter
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
'Our family is thrilled with our newest blessing!' Laura Bush shares first family picture with George, Barbara, Jenna, her husband and their two little daughters Jenna shared an image of herself, husband Henry, and their newborn daughter Poppy, on... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Saturday's Letters: America should lead as a steward of the EarthWAR ON TERRORISTS Use drones After hearing and reading about all these terror
Saturday's Letters: America should lead as a steward of the Earth
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 days ago
WAR ON TERRORISTS Use drones After hearing and reading about all these terrorists using all our military equipment we leave behind in the Middle East to cause the death and destruction, I’ve come up with a good solution. We have three options: ■... Read more
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The News & Observer
Iraq war, family ties bind Jeb Bush | News & Observer Bush works Iowa State Fair Eats a fried Snickers, quaffs a
Iraq war, family ties bind Jeb Bush
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
| News & Observer Bush works Iowa State Fair Eats a fried Snickers, quaffs a beer Endures heckling on Iraq Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush talks with Chris McLinden of Waukee,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jenna Bush Hager gives birth to her second daughter, Poppy Louise'We are in love!' - and reveals the newborn is named for her 'darling' grandpa
Jenna Bush Hager gives birth to her second daughter, Poppy Louise
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
'We are in love!' - and reveals the newborn is named for her 'darling' grandpa George H. W. Bush Jenna shared an image of herself, husband Henry, and their newborn daughter Poppy, on... Read more
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FOX News
Jenna Bush Hager and husband welcome daughter named after George H. W. BushJenna Hager (L), daughter of U.S. President George W. Bush, arrives with her hu
Jenna Bush Hager and husband welcome daughter named after George H. W. Bush
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
Jenna Hager (L), daughter of U.S. President George W. Bush, arrives with her husband Henry Hager (R) to participate in a commemorative tree planting ceremony on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington September 27, 2008. (Reuters) Jenna Bush... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
This week in music: 1988Let's get in the Breakfast Show time machine and travel back to 1988. Here are
This week in music: 1988
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 22 days ago
Let's get in the Breakfast Show time machine and travel back to 1988. Here are some of the year's headlines. "The Last Emperor" won 9 Oscars including Best Picture. George H. W. Bush defeats Michael Dukakis, becoming the first sitting Vice... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Up for DebateSecond, while debates are theoretically intended to reveal the expository skill
Up for Debate
The Weekly Standard / Posted 22 days ago
Second, while debates are theoretically intended to reveal the expository skills, and knowledge and judgment, of candidates, they are essentially television performances. What do we remember of these famous matches? Richard Nixon’s five o’clock... Read more
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ABC News
5 Notable Lefties On The Political RightThursday is International Left Handers Day! And even though left-handed people
5 Notable Lefties On The Political Right
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
Thursday is International Left Handers Day! And even though left-handed people make up about 10 percent of the population, many recent presidential candidates -– and occupants of the Oval Office -– have been Southpaws. PHOTO: Sen. Paul Rand... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Bad Advice On Arafat, Bad Advice On IranOne of the most frequently quoted “experts” in the current debate on the Iran d
Bad Advice On Arafat, Bad Advice On Iran
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
One of the most frequently quoted “experts” in the current debate on the Iran deal is a former State Department official named Aaron David Miller. Regularly cited by pundits and interviewed on television, Miller was even given the front page of an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former President Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancerEgyptian President Anwar Sadat, left, U.S. President Jimmy Carter, center, and
Former President Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, left, U.S. President Jimmy Carter, center, and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin clasp hands on the north lawn of the White House after signing the peace treaty between Egypt and Israel on March 26, 1979. Carter... Read more
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The Manila Times
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancerAugust 13, 2015 11:00 am WASHINGTON: Former US president Jimmy Carter said Wed
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
August 13, 2015 11:00 am WASHINGTON: Former US president Jimmy Carter said Wednesday that recent liver surgery has shown he has cancer, and that it has spread. The 39th president, now aged 90,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Former US president Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancerJimmy Carter: Former US president reveals he has liver cancer, says it has spre
Former US president Jimmy Carter reveals he has cancer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
Jimmy Carter: Former US president reveals he has liver cancer, says it has spread Former US president Jimmy Carter says recent liver surgery has shown he has cancer, and it has spread. The 39th president, now aged 90, underwent an initially... Read more
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Rappler
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancerFile picture taken September 6, 2012 shows former US president Jimmy Carter del
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
File picture taken September 6, 2012 shows former US president Jimmy Carter delivering a keynote address during the 16th annual conference of Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) in Washington, DC. Jewel Samad/AFP WASHINGTON DC, USA – Former US... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer Published: 13 August 2015 7:05 AM Former US President Jimmy Carter smiles as
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 23 days ago
Published: 13 August 2015 7:05 AM Former US President Jimmy Carter smiles as he talks to the media during a news conference in Kathmandu in this April 1, 2013 file photo. – Reuters pic, August 13,... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
25 years of the ADA: Time for celebration, recommitmentI remember watching the televised newscast of President George H. W. Bush signi
25 years of the ADA: Time for celebration, recommitment
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 23 days ago
I remember watching the televised newscast of President George H. W. Bush signing the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) into law on July 26, 1990, thinking it was a “nice” law but couldn’t imagine that I would ever be much impacted by its... Read more
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Daily Mail
2 ex-presidents witness wounded veteran's marriage proposalFormer presidents Bush junior and senior help injured war veteran surprise his
2 ex-presidents witness wounded veteran's marriage proposal
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Former presidents Bush junior and senior help injured war veteran surprise his girlfriend with proposal Army Specialist Tyler Jeffries proposed to his girlfriend Lauren Lilly while at the Bush family home in Kennebunkport, Maine Jeffries had both... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here's Some Silly Campaign Swag You Can Actually Buy Right NowNow that the 2016 presidential election is in full swing, you’re probably tryin
Here's Some Silly Campaign Swag You Can Actually Buy Right Now
The Huffington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Now that the 2016 presidential election is in full swing, you’re probably trying to figure out what campaign swag is worth spending your hard-earned money on. OK, maybe not. But what is true for many in the crowded race is that buttons, bumper... Read more
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Daily Mail
Donald Trump goes on the defensive and says he 'cherishes' womenDonald Trump is forced onto the defensive in Megyn Kelly storm: Tycoon insists
Donald Trump goes on the defensive and says he 'cherishes' women
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Donald Trump is forced onto the defensive in Megyn Kelly storm: Tycoon insists he 'cherishes women' - but still says Fox host 'had great anger' when she was grilling him in debate Trump said 'do things for women that no other candidate is going to... Read more
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