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Orange County Register
Colonial troops suiting up for friendly skirmish in Huntington Beach's Central ParkOne if by land and two if by Talbert Lake. The British are coming this weekend
Colonial troops suiting up for friendly skirmish in Huntington Beach's Central Park
Orange County Register / Posted 4 hours ago
One if by land and two if by Talbert Lake. The British are coming this weekend for the first Revolutionary War reenactment at Central Park. Brought to you by the same group that stages the popular Huntington Beach Civil War Days, “the Revolution,”... Read more
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The Hill
GOP lawmaker: Republican leaders should read Trump's bookA leading House conservative suggested Thursday that GOP leaders take a page ou
GOP lawmaker: Republican leaders should read Trump's book
The Hill / Posted 6 hours ago
A leading House conservative suggested Thursday that GOP leaders take a page out of Donald Trump’s playbook. Rep. Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho), along with other conservatives appearing at a Capitol Hill event hosted by the Heritage Foundation, insisted... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to require Obama administration to outline debt planThe House passed legislation on Thursday requiring the Treasury Secretary to te
House votes to require Obama administration to outline debt plan
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
The House passed legislation on Thursday requiring the Treasury Secretary to testify on Capitol Hill about the president’s deficit reduction proposals, a week after the GOP opted to skip hearings about the Obama administration’s budget this... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the USHowever, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testi
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the US
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons program. MORE BUSINESS INSIDER Although there is still no indication that North Korea would be able to develop missile and nuclear... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the USHowever, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testi
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the US
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 hours ago
However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons program. MORE BUSINESS INSIDER Although there is still no indication that North Korea would be able to develop missile and nuclear... Read more
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Business Insider
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the USHowever, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testi
This one graphic is all you need to see to realize North Korea is a real threat to the US
Business Insider / Posted 14 hours ago
However, the rogue regimes' latest launch is almost assuredly a cover for testing a ballistic and nuclear weapons program. Although there is still no indication that North Korea would be able to develop missile and nuclear warheads en masse, let... Read more
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The Comet
Letchworth family in crisis find help on doorstep thanks to community group Ben Tomlin and his partner Lauren Newland with Poppy and Xander. A Letchwort
Letchworth family in crisis find help on doorstep thanks to community group
The Comet / Posted 20 hours ago
Ben Tomlin and his partner Lauren Newland with Poppy and Xander. A Letchworth family in crisis who didn’t know where to turn have found help on their doorstep thanks to a... Read more
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The Washington Times
A conservative oasis continues to flourishAmid continued political turmoil, there is an oasis of calm and confidence on C
A conservative oasis continues to flourish
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Amid continued political turmoil, there is an oasis of calm and confidence on Capitol Hill, this led by a group of conservatives intent on transparency and purpose problem-solving. They keep calm and carry on. A monthly event titled “Conversations... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Female scientists who changed historySix female scientists who changed history: Beatrix Potter, Hedy Lamarr and the
Female scientists who changed history
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Six female scientists who changed history: Beatrix Potter, Hedy Lamarr and the woman who saved America from thalidomide An author, an actress and more than one whose work was ripped off by men. On the first United Nations International Day of Women... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Human foot found at Vancouver IslandCarly Fiorina, former CEO at Hewlett-Packard, shown here in a Dec. 18, 2014, ap
Human foot found at Vancouver Island
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
Carly Fiorina, former CEO at Hewlett-Packard, shown here in a Dec. 18, 2014, appearance at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C., has hired a top Republican official for her political action committee, another sign she may be considering a run... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
International Worship Summit to share powerful messages, honor Houston community leadersHOUSTON - The city is gearing up to host the country’s number one gospel confer
International Worship Summit to share powerful messages, honor Houston community leaders
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
HOUSTON - The city is gearing up to host the country’s number one gospel conference as the International Worship Summit honors the best in the business. The three-day Super Bowl of Worship, hosted by The Gospel Heritage Foundation, will be held at... Read more
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My Suburban Life
President's weekend seminar shed light on Lincoln's legal career"Lincoln on the Eighth Judicial Circuit" takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m Feb.
President's weekend seminar shed light on Lincoln's legal career
My Suburban Life / Posted yesterday
"Lincoln on the Eighth Judicial Circuit" takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m Feb. 14 at Elmhurst Historical Museum's Education Center at 120 E. Park Ave. The seminar will feature Bloomington attorney Mr. Guy Fraker, who will share his expertise of... Read more
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Christian Today
New Western Wall prayer site will damage archaeology, Natanyahu warnedBreakthrough plans to expand a mixed-gender prayer section along Jerusalem's hi
New Western Wall prayer site will damage archaeology, Natanyahu warned
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
Breakthrough plans to expand a mixed-gender prayer section along Jerusalem's historic Western Wall have faced another setback after leading archaeologists warned the suggestions would damage the site. A male Jewish worshiper at the Western Wall, all... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Tycoon Tshuva Donates to Kotel Tunnel, his Daughter Designs the ShulThe Western Stone, biggest stone of the wallPhoto Credit: Wikipedia commons Th
Tycoon Tshuva Donates to Kotel Tunnel, his Daughter Designs the Shul
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
The Western Stone, biggest stone of the wallPhoto Credit: Wikipedia commons The Western Wall underground tunnel exposes the full length of the Kotel to which it is adjacent, under the buildings of the Old City of Jerusalem. The open-air portion of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Ruth M. JohnsonA lifelong area resident she was born April 1, 1931, in Jamestown, N.Y., the da
Ruth M. Johnson
The Post-Journal / Posted yesterday
A lifelong area resident she was born April 1, 1931, in Jamestown, N.Y., the daughter of the late Axel Leonard and Agda Ohlsson Johnson. Before her retirement Ruth was employed as an administrative assistant at Aarque Steel Companies. In earlier... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Bar Fly: There's a tavern in the townThat's the inspiration behind the Johannesburg Heritage Foundation's "historic
Bar Fly: There's a tavern in the town
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
That's the inspiration behind the Johannesburg Heritage Foundation's "historic pubs tour", which takes place this Saturday. Adam Golding, who will lead the tour with Sebastian Chatov, says the tour will be a first of its kind in this format for the... Read more
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The Columbian
Final Obama budget shunned on the hill by GOPWASHINGTON — The final proposed budget of the Obama presidency seeks more taxes
Final Obama budget shunned on the hill by GOP
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — The final proposed budget of the Obama presidency seeks more taxes on the wealthy, a push to solve the riddle of cancer, a modest slowing of debt and deficits, more spending to defeat Islamic extremists and a renewed focus on... Read more
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The Forward
Archeologists Slam Construction at Western Wall for Egalitarian Prayer DealNew construction aimed at providing a space for non-Orthodox prayer at the West
Archeologists Slam Construction at Western Wall for Egalitarian Prayer Deal
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
New construction aimed at providing a space for non-Orthodox prayer at the Western Wall would damage “the most important archaeological site for the Jewish people,” a group of Israeli archaeologists said. In a letter to Benjamin Netanyahu, nine... Read more
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The Hill
Obama unveils $4.1T election-year budget proposalPresident Obama on Tuesday unveiled the last budget of his presidency, a $4.1 t
Obama unveils $4.1T election-year budget proposal
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
President Obama on Tuesday unveiled the last budget of his presidency, a $4.1 trillion plan that reflects his desire to set the agenda for his final months in office and beyond. The proposal, Obama's costliest to date, includes a litany of long-shot... Read more
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The Hill
Conservative group pushes Ryan to undo Boehner budget dealOutside conservatives are pushing Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to throw out the b
Conservative group pushes Ryan to undo Boehner budget deal
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Outside conservatives are pushing Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) to throw out the budget deal hammered out by his predecessor just a few months ago. Heritage Action, the political arm of the conservative Heritage Foundation, said Tuesday it was... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie MenYves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about
Chinese Communists and Wacko U.S. Right Want to Save Us from Girlie Men
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
Yves here. On the one hand, it’s easy to take take the sudden seriousness about the need to promote more manly men as as desperate effort to shift attention from other failings of the leadership classes and blame them on bad teachers or bad home... Read more
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The Hill
Clock ticking down on filibuster reformTime is running out for filibuster reform in the Senate. Senators pushing to c
Clock ticking down on filibuster reform
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Time is running out for filibuster reform in the Senate. Senators pushing to change the filibuster rules had hoped to get a proposal moving in early 2016, but six weeks into the new year, little progress has been made. Sources say there hasn’t been... Read more
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Yahoo News
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US North Korean leader Kim Jong Un receives applause as he guides the multiple-r
This graphic shows why North Korea is a real threat to the US
Yahoo News / Posted 3 days ago
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un receives applause as he guides the multiple-rocket launching drill of women’s sub-units under KPA Unit 851, in this undated photo released by North Korea’s... Read more
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The Washington Times
HANS VON SPAKOVSKY: Forced donor disclosure is bad for democracyOPINION/ANALYSIS: Many don’t seem to appreciate something that other countries
HANS VON SPAKOVSKY: Forced donor disclosure is bad for democracy
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
OPINION/ANALYSIS: Many don’t seem to appreciate something that other countries envy: The American experience includes no coup d’etat. For more than 200 years, after every election, each of elected leaders has peacefully turned over the reins of... Read more
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Yahoo News
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyard The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming mi
North Korea will now reportedly have America's most advanced missile system in its backyard
Yahoo News / Posted 3 days ago
The most advanced missile system on the planet can hunt and blast incoming missiles right out of the sky with a 100% success rate — and it appears to be... Read more
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FOX Business
Bonds Rally As Investors Continue Abandoning StocksInvestors are spooked. Daily swings in U.S. stocks have become the norm this ye
Bonds Rally As Investors Continue Abandoning Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Investors are spooked. Daily swings in U.S. stocks have become the norm this year and global bear markets, including Germany’s DAX, which as of Monday is down 21%, have shifted investors into buying mode for U.S. bonds. The yield on the 10-Year U.S.... Read more
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FOX Business
Bonds Rally As Investors Continue Abandoning StocksInvestors are spooked. Daily swings in U.S. stocks have become the norm this ye
Bonds Rally As Investors Continue Abandoning Stocks
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Investors are spooked. Daily swings in U.S. stocks have become the norm this year and global bear markets, including Germany’s DAX, which as of Monday is down 21%, have shifted investors into buying mode for U.S. bonds. The yield on the 10-Year U.S.... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Capturing the essence of all things ‘New Orleans’ 8th February 2016 · 0 Comments By Geraldine WyckoffContributing Writer The
Capturing the essence of all things ‘New Orleans’
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
8th February 2016 · 0 Comments By Geraldine WyckoffContributing Writer The 1100 block of Henriette Delille Street (formerly St. Claude Street) is an always lively spot. It’s reminiscent of the... Read more
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Newsmax
Pentagon Told to be Conscious of Climate Change During PlanningClimate change will now be a factor in most operations of the Pentagon, from th
Pentagon Told to be Conscious of Climate Change During Planning
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
Climate change will now be a factor in most operations of the Pentagon, from the testing of missiles to war planning and military training. The Washington Times reports the U.S. Armed Forces is being ordered to create "climate change boards,... Read more
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Salon.com
How dark money stays dark: The Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson and the right’s biggest, most destructive racket goingHow do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dar
How dark money stays dark: The Koch brothers, Sheldon Adelson and the right’s biggest, most destructive racket going
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
How do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dark money in politics? Get the debate to focus on an “average Joe,” not a wealthy person. Find examples of “inconsequential donation amounts.” Point out that naming donors... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
ABC: No last-minute invite for Fiorina to debate | Politics - Home A 45-year-old woman was arrested by Bend police on a murder
ABC: No last-minute invite for Fiorina to debate
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
| Politics - Home A 45-year-old woman was arrested by Bend police on a murder charge Friday in the New Year's Eve killing of a 92-year-old relative, police said Saturday. ABC: No last-minute invite... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can Conservative Lawmakers Find Consensus?What do Donald Trump, Barack Obama, Mitch McConnell, and Bernie Sanders have in
Can Conservative Lawmakers Find Consensus?
The Atlantic / Posted 5 days ago
What do Donald Trump, Barack Obama, Mitch McConnell, and Bernie Sanders have in common? (Besides disliking Ted Cruz, of course.) All were among the top villains invoked—repeatedly—at this week’s annual Conservative Policy Summit, hosted by Heritage... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Anthony Kim: Our declining economic freedomMillions of people around the world are emerging from poverty thanks to rising
Anthony Kim: Our declining economic freedom
Savannah Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
Millions of people around the world are emerging from poverty thanks to rising economic freedom. But by sharp contrast, America’s economic freedom has been declining over the past decade. According to the Heritage Foundation’s 2016 Index of Economic... Read more
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NJ.com
Mardi Gras 2016: The 16 hottest spots to celebrate in N.J.Mardi Gras. That brief shining moment when you let your inhibitions down, you s
Mardi Gras 2016: The 16 hottest spots to celebrate in N.J.
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
Mardi Gras. That brief shining moment when you let your inhibitions down, you suddenly become a fan of hurricanes and SoCo & lime shots, and if you could start a second line parade in the middle of your town, you probably would. So we've put... Read more
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FOX News
Opinion: Forget what Obama says, our economy needs an injection of growth steroidsObama bashed Republicans in Congress today for the rut the economy is in. ‎ Bu
Opinion: Forget what Obama says, our economy needs an injection of growth steroids
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
Obama bashed Republicans in Congress today for the rut the economy is in. ‎ But the Obama agenda for reviving the economy is simply a replay of what we've already tried and what obviously failed. Back in Obama's first term we had minimum wage... Read more
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The Hill
USPS at a crossroadsCongress probably won’t produce much in the way of legislation in this election
USPS at a crossroads
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
Congress probably won’t produce much in the way of legislation in this election year, but one item that might well make it to President Obama’s desk is a postal reform measure. Congress realizes the situation is dire and is coalescing around... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Why Progressive Groups Have A Problem With Clinton On Social SecurityOf course. There is no debate about this among progressives. https://t.co/ZDLj8
Why Progressive Groups Have A Problem With Clinton On Social Security
The Huffington Post / Posted 6 days ago
Of course. There is no debate about this among progressives. https://t.co/ZDLj8v193z It is an absolute must for a Democratic nominee who claims to be progressive to say ... they will never cut Social Security benefits. U. S. Secretary of State... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Food stamps still feed more than 45 million Americans, despite economic recoveryWASHINGTON — Wendee Crofoot lost her job as a fundraiser for a nonprofit in 201
Food stamps still feed more than 45 million Americans, despite economic recovery
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Wendee Crofoot lost her job as a fundraiser for a nonprofit in 2011. After exhausting her savings and giving up her Mountain View, Calif., apartment, she ended up working part time as a restaurant cashier. The low pay qualified her for... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Wharton and the NFL to tackle race and sports in Friday panelTwo days before Super Bowl 50, Wharton and the NFL, among others, will weigh in
Wharton and the NFL to tackle race and sports in Friday panel
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 7 days ago
Two days before Super Bowl 50, Wharton and the NFL, among others, will weigh in on race relations in sports. On February 5, the Wharton Sports Business Initiative, Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality and SiriusXM will host an event entitled... Read more
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Raw Story
Internal memos reveal the conservative playbook for keeping ‘dark money’ darkHow do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dar
Internal memos reveal the conservative playbook for keeping ‘dark money’ dark
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
How do you stop states and cities from forcing more disclosure of so-called dark money in politics? Get the debate to focus on an “average Joe,” not a wealthy person. Find examples of “inconsequential donation amounts.” Point out that naming donors... Read more
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The Washington Times
JIM DIMINT: Finding the ‘true’ conservativeTalk about divisive politics. The primary campaigns have been full of it. It’s
JIM DIMINT: Finding the ‘true’ conservative
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Talk about divisive politics. The primary campaigns have been full of it. It’s an odd experience, watching politicians who are usually on the same side argue that their erstwhile allies are firmly in the other camp — or at least not really “one of... Read more
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The Hill
Ryan: Don’t put another ‘progressive’ in the White HouseSpeaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) spelled out the stakes of the 2016 presidential race
Ryan: Don’t put another ‘progressive’ in the White House
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) spelled out the stakes of the 2016 presidential race on Wednesday, warning that electing another “progressive” would boost the national debt and doom Social Security and other entitlement programs. “I believe we are one... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Kevin Andrews angers party whip with 'prayer breakfast' reason for Washington visitFormer Defence Minister Kevin Andrews has infuriated his party's chief whip by
Kevin Andrews angers party whip with 'prayer breakfast' reason for Washington visit
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
Former Defence Minister Kevin Andrews has infuriated his party's chief whip by requesting an absence from Parliament to attend a Washington "prayer breakfast" only then to use the time to deliver a speech to a major conservative think-tank. Former... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
AMSA students perform for Chinese New Year celebrationSue Austreng has been a member of ABC Newspapers' team of reporters/photographe
AMSA students perform for Chinese New Year celebration
ABC Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
Sue Austreng has been a member of ABC Newspapers' team of reporters/photographers since 1997, currently serving as editor of the Arts & Entertainment page, calendar/groups page and Looking Back column. She also covers ISD 15, St. Francis schools and... Read more
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Island Packet
Despite recovery, more Americans using food stamps, at a higher costWendee Crofoot lost her job as a fundraiser for a nonprofit in 2011. After exha
Despite recovery, more Americans using food stamps, at a higher cost
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
Wendee Crofoot lost her job as a fundraiser for a nonprofit in 2011. After exhausting her savings and giving up her Mountain View, California, apartment she ended up working part-time as a restaurant cashier. The low pay qualified her for food... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Paul Ryan calls for unity, less anger from his fractious GOP"We have to be straight with each other, and more importantly, we have to be st
Paul Ryan calls for unity, less anger from his fractious GOP
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
"We have to be straight with each other, and more importantly, we have to be straight with the American people," Ryan, R-Wis., said at a Heritage Action for America policy meeting. "We can't promise that we can repeal Obamacare when a guy with the... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerFor those who missed Sunday definitely worth a look. Video link in the article.
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 days ago
For those who missed Sunday definitely worth a look. Video link in the article. UFR – thanks for that link. Corruption is the game everywhere and where is our government on this? Taking their cut of the action through fines they tout as the biggest... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Paul Ryan to Heritage Action: Can You Not?In a speech meant to unite a sometimes-meddlesome wing of the Republican Party,
Paul Ryan to Heritage Action: Can You Not?
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
In a speech meant to unite a sometimes-meddlesome wing of the Republican Party, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) came to the Heritage Foundation on Wednesday morning to tell the conservative group it was time to put down their scorecards and coalesce... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Paul Ryan calls for unity, less anger from his fractious GOP"We have to be straight with each other, and more importantly, we have to be st
Paul Ryan calls for unity, less anger from his fractious GOP
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
"We have to be straight with each other, and more importantly, we have to be straight with the American people," Ryan, R-Wis., said at a Heritage Action for America policy meeting. "We can't promise that we can repeal Obamacare when a guy with the... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Asante Queen makes history in AmsterdamDiasporian News of Thursday, 4 February 2016 Source: The Cooperate Asante Heri
Asante Queen makes history in Amsterdam
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
Diasporian News of Thursday, 4 February 2016 Source: The Cooperate Asante Heritage Movement, The Netherlands The Dutch city of Amsterdam was over the weekend treated to a historic colourful cultural durbar in honour and celebration of the... Read more
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