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The Malaysian Insider
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in Australia Published: 4 September 2015 12:39 PM Rupert Murdoch said Australia is 'almos
Rupert Murdoch urges snap poll in Australia
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 12 minutes ago
Published: 4 September 2015 12:39 PM Rupert Murdoch said Australia is 'almost ungovernable' due to the make-up of the Senate. – Reuters pic, September 4, 2015.Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has urged "snap"... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Candidates-line-up-registerCandidates seeking to stand in the parliamentary elections began registering on
Candidates-line-up-register
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 46 minutes ago
Candidates seeking to stand in the parliamentary elections began registering on Tuesday. Registration remains open until 2pm on 12 September. Ayman Abbas, head of the Higher Election Committee (HEC), told reporters on Sunday the vote will be held in... Read more
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The Advocate
Major political shift in Ascension Parish underway as once Democratic bastion becoming Republican strongholdDONALDSONVILLE — The First and Last Chance Café in Donaldsonville has a storied
Major political shift in Ascension Parish underway as once Democratic bastion becoming Republican stronghold
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
DONALDSONVILLE — The First and Last Chance Café in Donaldsonville has a storied history as one of the spots in the historic Mississippi River city where Democrats would gather to cut a political deal. Billy Guillot, 54, owner of the restaurant/bar... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Support for physician-prescribed medical marijuana usage 84%While Arkansas voters are not for completely legalizing marijuana, they are ove
Support for physician-prescribed medical marijuana usage 84%
KATV Little Rock / Posted 5 hours ago
While Arkansas voters are not for completely legalizing marijuana, they are overwhelmingly supportive of a restrictive usage of marijuana for medical purposes, according to a new Talk Business & Politics/Hendrix College/Impact Management Group... Read more
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J Weekly
Grassroots letter against Iran deal runs in Mercury NewsApproximately 300 people in the South Bay — including rabbis and other leaders
Grassroots letter against Iran deal runs in Mercury News
J Weekly / Posted 5 hours ago
Approximately 300 people in the South Bay — including rabbis and other leaders in the Jewish community — were signatories on a newspaper advertisement urging local members of Congress to vote no on the proposed nuclear deal with Iran. The half-page... Read more
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The News-Herald
High school boys cross country: 2015 team rostersCHAGRIN VALLEY CONFERENCE CHAGRIN DIVISION Coach: Mark Yocum, 15th year Juni
High school boys cross country: 2015 team rosters
The News-Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
CHAGRIN VALLEY CONFERENCE CHAGRIN DIVISION Coach: Mark Yocum, 15th year Juniors: Jose Reynoso, Carl Rigo, Hector Rodriguez, Jeff Rupert; Sophomores: Victor Serano; Freshmen: David Boykin, Victor Rodriguez Coach: Bill Sarvis, 15th year Seniors:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Power cash handout an asset for all of usEnergy trust would be more loveable if its annual payout wasn’t used to benefit
Power cash handout an asset for all of us
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Energy trust would be more loveable if its annual payout wasn’t used to benefit individuals ... or to promote re-election of trustees. In about a month, Aucklanders living within the old boundaries of Manukau and Auckland cities and northern... Read more
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FOX News
Trump's shrewd move: Signing RNC loyalty oath was right thing to doTrump made the right decision Thursday in signing the Republican loyalty oath.
Trump's shrewd move: Signing RNC loyalty oath was right thing to do
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
Trump made the right decision Thursday in signing the Republican loyalty oath. Given the pressure being exerted by the GOP leadership, Trump did what he had to do to capitalize on the success he has shown in the polls, both nationally and in early... Read more
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Washington Post
Jim Webb wants help for ‘insurgent’ campaignJim Webb at the Iowa State Fair Soapbox on Aug. 13, 2015. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomb
Jim Webb wants help for ‘insurgent’ campaign
Washington Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Jim Webb at the Iowa State Fair Soapbox on Aug. 13, 2015. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) In a fundraising pitch as offbeat as his campaign, former Virginia senator Jim Webb is telling supporters he needs funds to fuel an “insurgent” presidential... Read more
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Slate
What Would It Take for Bernie to Win?Who's winning, who's losing, and why. He is a good presidential candidate. But
What Would It Take for Bernie to Win?
Slate / Posted 9 hours ago
Who's winning, who's losing, and why. He is a good presidential candidate. But that won’t be nearly enough. More and more, to his fans and supporters, it looks like Bernie Sanders can win. Jamelle Bouie is... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Netanyahu: US public opinion on Iran deal is with IsraelWorld News of Thursday, 3 September 2015 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ins
Netanyahu: US public opinion on Iran deal is with Israel
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 hours ago
World News of Thursday, 3 September 2015 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insisted on Thursday most Americans agreed with Israel over dangers posed by Iran, even as he lost a battle to persuade the U.S. Congress to reject Tehran's nuclear deal with... Read more
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Reuters
Democratic U.S. Senator Booker backs Iran nuclear pactU.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire
Democratic U.S. Senator Booker backs Iran nuclear pact
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum in Washington March 9, 2015. WASHINGTON Democratic U.S. Senator Cory Booker said on Thursday he would vote... Read more
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Reuters
Two more Senate Democrats back Iran nuclear dealU.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire
Two more Senate Democrats back Iran nuclear deal
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Legislative Conference and Presidential Forum in Washington March 9, 2015. WASHINGTON Support for the Iran nuclear deal rose in the U.S. Senate on... Read more
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eTrucker
New TIE Marketplace set for Obamacare, round threeFlorida-based insurance broker Marc Ballard spent the Great American Trucking S
New TIE Marketplace set for Obamacare, round three
eTrucker / Posted 12 hours ago
Florida-based insurance broker Marc Ballard spent the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas last week at the booth of the National Association of Independent Truckers, talking about the NAIT partner Truckers Insurance Exchange, entering its second... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ben Carson runs best against Hillary Clinton out of GOP hopefulsRetired neurosurgeon and GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson is tied in a hea
Ben Carson runs best against Hillary Clinton out of GOP hopefuls
The Washington Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Retired neurosurgeon and GOP presidential candidate Ben Carson is tied in a head-to-head matchup with Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton and fares better against the former secretary of state than do other Republican... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study finds that after weighing options, a majority of Americans approve Iran nuclear dealA new University of Maryland study finds that a majority of a national citizen
Study finds that after weighing options, a majority of Americans approve Iran nuclear deal
PhysOrg / Posted 18 hours ago
A new University of Maryland study finds that a majority of a national citizen advisory panel, made up of a representative sample of American registered voters, recommends Congress approve the deal recently negotiated between Iran, the United States... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Joe Biden pushing Iran nuclear deal to Jewish leaders in South FloridaVice President Joe Biden is set to pitch the Obama administration's Iran nuclea
Joe Biden pushing Iran nuclear deal to Jewish leaders in South Florida
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
Vice President Joe Biden is set to pitch the Obama administration's Iran nuclear deal to South Florida Jewish leaders Thursday morning. Biden is appearing at an invitation-only event at the David Posnack Jewish Community Center — in the heart of the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Lappin eyes Indi raceAlan Lappin to become the latest contender for the Indi election race ALAN Lap
Lappin eyes Indi race
The Border Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
Alan Lappin to become the latest contender for the Indi election race ALAN Lappin is poised to become the latest candidate to target the federal seat of Indi at the next election. The well-known independent is planning an an official launch of his... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Trump: A Clinton plot?The Washington Post reported a few weeks ago that Bill Clinton had encouraged D
Trump: A Clinton plot?
The Longview News-Journal / Posted yesterday
The Washington Post reported a few weeks ago that Bill Clinton had encouraged Donald Trump to "play a larger role in the Republican Party." That seemed puzzling. Why would the former president, whose wife Hillary is again seeking his old job,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Obama scores win on Iran deal Obama secured the 34th Senate vote needed to ensure the deal will not fail in
Obama scores win on Iran deal
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Obama secured the 34th Senate vote needed to ensure the deal will not fail in the US Congress. FILE: US President Bararck Obama gestures while making a statement at the White House in Washington, DC, on 2 April, 2015... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Obama has enough votes for veto in Iran nuclear deal Published: 3 September 2015 7:28 AM US Secretary of State John Kerry deliver
Obama has enough votes for veto in Iran nuclear deal
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 3 September 2015 7:28 AM US Secretary of State John Kerry delivers a speech on the nuclear agreement with Iran, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, yesterday. He said the US would oppose... Read more
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Reuters
Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear dealWASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama scored a major foreign policy victory on
Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal
Reuters / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON U.S. President Barack Obama scored a major foreign policy victory on Wednesday by securing enough Senate votes to protect the Iran nuclear deal in Congress, but Republicans pledged to keep up their fight against the pact with new sanctions... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The Iran deal is done: What history should teach usIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu draws a red line on a graphic of a bo
The Iran deal is done: What history should teach us
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu draws a red line on a graphic of a bomb as he addresses the 67th United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in 2012. Photo by Lucas Jackson/Reuters Thirty four Senators – 32 Democrats, plus two... Read more
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asianage
3 US senators save Iranian nuclear dealDemocratic US Senator Barbara Mikulski said on Wednesday she will support the I
3 US senators save Iranian nuclear deal
asianage / Posted yesterday
Democratic US Senator Barbara Mikulski said on Wednesday she will support the Iran nuclear deal, giving President Barack Obama the 34 Senate votes needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving the deal. Thirty-two Senate... Read more
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Yahoo News
Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at A
Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at American University in Washington … By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama... Read more
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Yahoo News
Clinton Goes Under Water; Trump Polarization Grows (POLL) (ABC News) Negative views of Hillary Clinton have jumped to nearly their hi
Clinton Goes Under Water; Trump Polarization Grows (POLL)
Yahoo News / Posted yesterday
(ABC News) Negative views of Hillary Clinton have jumped to nearly their highest on record in ABC News/Washington Post polls, while... Read more
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Forsyth County News
When one cranky Yankee meets anotherA few years ago, a gentleman went to a lot of trouble to write me a simple lett
When one cranky Yankee meets another
Forsyth County News / Posted yesterday
A few years ago, a gentleman went to a lot of trouble to write me a simple letter that he sent to the newspaper where he reads this column, which the newspaper then mailed to me. There were no more than two or three lines to the letter but it said... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Kerry pushes Iran nuclear deal as vote nears Even as the U.S. Congress appears close to sealing the Iran nuclear deal, U.S
Kerry pushes Iran nuclear deal as vote nears
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Even as the U.S. Congress appears close to sealing the Iran nuclear deal, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry reiterates the ''pros and cons'' of the accord for Congress and the American public. Rough Cut... Read more
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WA Today
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US CongressUS President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear d
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US Congress
WA Today / Posted yesterday
US President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal, securing the support of 34 senators to ensure a veto would be sustained on congressional resolutions to block it. Photo: Bloomberg Washington: Democratic US Senator... Read more
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Canberra Times
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US CongressUS President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear d
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US Congress
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
US President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal, securing the support of 34 senators to ensure a veto would be sustained on congressional resolutions to block it. Photo: Bloomberg Washington: Democratic US Senator... Read more
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Brisbane Times
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US CongressUS President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear d
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US Congress
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
US President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal, securing the support of 34 senators to ensure a veto would be sustained on congressional resolutions to block it. Photo: Bloomberg Washington: Democratic US Senator... Read more
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The Age
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US CongressUS President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear d
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US Congress
The Age / Posted yesterday
US President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal, securing the support of 34 senators to ensure a veto would be sustained on congressional resolutions to block it. Photo: Bloomberg Washington: Democratic US Senator... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US CongressUS President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear d
President Obama clinches vote to secure Iran nuclear deal in US Congress
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
US President Barack Obama has rallied Democratic support for the Iran nuclear deal, securing the support of 34 senators to ensure a veto would be sustained on congressional resolutions to block it. Photo: Bloomberg Washington: Democratic US Senator... Read more
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Weekly Times
Windsor considers returning to CanberraFORMER independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at polit
Windsor considers returning to Canberra
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
FORMER independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at politics. HE says there's a better than 50 per cent chance he will stand in his former NSW electorate of New England at the next election. Mr Windsor stood aside before the... Read more
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The New Age
U.S. Senator Mikulski gives Obama key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal,Democratic U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski said on Wednesday she will support the
U.S. Senator Mikulski gives Obama key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal,
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Democratic U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski said on Wednesday she will support the Iran nuclear deal, giving President Barack Obama the 34 Senate votes needed to sustain a veto of any congressional resolution disapproving the deal. Thirty-two Senate... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama has enough Senate votes to protect Iran dealBREAKING NEWS: Obama has enough Senate votes to protect Iran nuclear deal after
Obama has enough Senate votes to protect Iran deal
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
BREAKING NEWS: Obama has enough Senate votes to protect Iran nuclear deal after retiring senator commits to vote 'yes' Barbara Mikulski, a Maryland Democrat who is retiring rather than standing for re-election, announced Wednesday that she will... Read more
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News.com.au
Windsor considers returning to CanberraFORMER independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at polit
Windsor considers returning to Canberra
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
FORMER independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at politics. HE says there's a better than 50 per cent chance he will stand in his former NSW electorate of New England at the next election. Mr Windsor stood aside before the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Menendez joins Schumer to oppose Obama's Iran nuclear dealNew Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez announced on Tuesday his opposition to the Iran nu
Menendez joins Schumer to oppose Obama's Iran nuclear deal
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez announced on Tuesday his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, the second Democratic senator to go against President Barack Obama, who is heavily lobbying for a congressional endorsement of the international accord. Under... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. Senator Mikulski gives Obama key vote to protect Iran nuclear dealU.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at Ame
U.S. Senator Mikulski gives Obama key vote to protect Iran nuclear deal
Reuters / Posted yesterday
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on a nuclear deal with Iran at American University in Washington August 5, 2015. WASHINGTON Democratic U.S. Senator Barbara Mikulski said on Wednesday she will support the Iran nuclear deal, giving... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Wednesday's Morning Email: Jeb Goes After TrumpTo get The Morning Email, HuffPost's daily roundup of the news, in your inbox,
Wednesday's Morning Email: Jeb Goes After Trump
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
To get The Morning Email, HuffPost's daily roundup of the news, in your inbox, sign up here. JEB TAKES AIM AT THE DONALD "Jeb Bush went on the offensive Tuesday against GOP presidential front-runner and frequent antagonist Donald Trump, releasing an... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton unfavorable rating approaches record territoryFormer Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s unfavorable numbers are appr
Hillary Clinton unfavorable rating approaches record territory
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s unfavorable numbers are approaching record territory, according to a poll released Wednesday. Fifty-three percent of Americans said they view Mrs. Clinton unfavorably, up 8 points since midsummer,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?US presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. (Alex Wo
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
US presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. (Alex Wong, AP) Washington - She remains Democrats' best hope, for now to retain the White House, but Hillary Clinton has failed to shake an unremitting email scandal that has... Read more
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Business Spectator
Windsor eyes return to CanberraFormer independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at polit
Windsor eyes return to Canberra
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
Former independent federal MP Tony Windsor is considering another tilt at politics. He says there's a better than 50 per cent chance he will stand in his former NSW electorate of New England at the next election. New England is now held by... Read more
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ABC News
Clinton Goes Under Water; Trump Polarization GrowsNegative views of Hillary Clinton have jumped to nearly their highest on record
Clinton Goes Under Water; Trump Polarization Grows
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Negative views of Hillary Clinton have jumped to nearly their highest on record in ABC News/Washington Post polls, while Donald Trump’s personal popularity has grown more polarized along racial and ethnic lines. Clinton’s favorability has burbled... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GE2015: PAP candidates hit campaign trail bright and earlySINGAPORE: A day after Nomination Day (Sep 1), several candidates from the Peop
GE2015: PAP candidates hit campaign trail bright and early
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: A day after Nomination Day (Sep 1), several candidates from the People’s Action Party (PAP) hit the campaign trail bright and early, fanning out at MRT stations, hawker centres and markets. The PAP’s team for Nee Soon GRC led by Law and... Read more
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Cadillac News
CadillacNews.comMcBain power plant may shut down if agreement not reached with Consumers MCBAI
CadillacNews.com
Cadillac News / Posted yesterday
McBain power plant may shut down if agreement not reached with Consumers MCBAIN — More than 100 people could lose their jobs in a few years if McBain’s Viking Energy is unable to renew their power purchase contract with Consumers Energy. Viking... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Bernie Sanders: How a Vermont socialist improbably won key elections — and a national stageBernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is surging. In July, nearly 10,000 suppor
Bernie Sanders: How a Vermont socialist improbably won key elections — and a national stage
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted yesterday
Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign is surging. In July, nearly 10,000 supporters gathered in Madison, Wis., to hear the 73-year-old socialist U.S. senator denounce the Koch brothers and corporate greed. Another 7,500 came to hear him in Portland,... Read more
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Business Insider
Hillary Clinton's candidacy for president could unravel over the email scandalOn Monday, the State Department released 4,000 more messages that the former se
Hillary Clinton's candidacy for president could unravel over the email scandal
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
On Monday, the State Department released 4,000 more messages that the former secretary of state sent or received on a private email account and a so-called "homebrew" private server. But the attached revelations that some 150 others have been... Read more
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The New Age
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?She remains Democrats' best hope -- for now -- to retain the White House, but H
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?
The New Age / Posted yesterday
She remains Democrats' best hope -- for now -- to retain the White House, but Hillary Clinton has failed to shake an unremitting email scandal that has dragged down her perceived trustworthiness and upended her campaign. On Monday, the State... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?WASHINGTON - She remains Democrats' best hope -- for now -- to retain the White
Can Clinton candidacy unravel over her emails?
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON - She remains Democrats' best hope -- for now -- to retain the White House, but Hillary Clinton has failed to shake an unremitting email scandal that has dragged down her trustworthiness and upended her campaign. Former secretary of state... Read more
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