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2014/10/20 00:15
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WASHINGTON — In an obscure corner of the federal bureaucracy, there is an office that is 990,399 cases behind. That is Washington’s backlog of backlogs — a queue of waiting Americans larger than the...
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2014/10/14 13:38
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As Gen. Jim Amos neared the start of his final year leading the Marine Corps, his staff at the Pentagon asked a select group of senior officers for suggestions on how he and the service could...
2014/10/13 23:01
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Welcome to the November 2014 edition of a decades-long Bay Guardian tradition: the Clean Slate. The following is a result of many hours of endorsement interviews with candidates and ballot measure...
2014/10/11 01:07
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LASSEN PARK >> Less than a month after a congressional call for an investigation into allegations of "negligent and criminal behavior," Lassen Volcanic National Park Superintendent Darlene...
2014/10/10 21:13
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge ruled against a National Park Service ranger who used a stun gun on a man for being uncooperative about his off-leash dog in Northern California. Gary Hesterberg...
2014/10/02 20:15
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Schroeder has been invited to travel to Switzerland in November to speak before the United Nations at the Geneva Convention during the Elimination of Violence Against Women session. "I'm not sure...
2014/09/26 21:45
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One of Obamacare's biggest selling points for women is the guarantee of no-cost birth control, a new benefit that includes all forms of contraception from the pill to tubal ligation. But two years...
2014/09/25 05:05
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In a political context of increasing restrictions on reproductive health, women lawmakers have begun scrapping the script and sharing their own abortion stories, in an effort break the stigma of shame...
2014/09/25 01:19
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It’s been a good month for Brooke Williams, who’s listed as a journalism fellow with the investigative journalism project at Harvard University’s Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. In that capacity,...
2014/09/24 17:45
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CVS has been illegally charging women for birth control, violating an Obamacare provision that forces insurers to cover generic contraceptives at no cost to women. The issue was brought to public...
2014/09/23 21:51
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Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training for Congressional Staff? Speier is pushing for members and staff to receive mandatory sexual harassment prevention training. (CQ Roll Call File Photo) Capitol...
2014/09/22 17:39
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After Major Image Fumbles, NFL Now Runs Into Congress The NFL just kicked off its 2014 season, and the $9 billion league is currently facing two powerful opponents: its own image and...
2014/09/21 13:57
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Once the whistle blows, football overshadows all else. On Sunday, Americans once again will gather inside palatial stadiums and around big-screen televisions to worship at the altar of the country's...
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This undated file photo provided by Mark and Kate Quigley shows Glen Doherty, who died in an attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Sept. 12, 2012. (AP) Boston – The family of a CIA...
2014/09/19 22:15
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This week, both the House and Senate overwhelmingly passed legislation to train, arm and fund the elusive "moderate" Muslim rebels fighting to overthrow the Assad regime in Syria. The plan calls for...
2014/09/19 18:51
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Energy and Commerce Race Heats Up as Election Nears Ranking member rivals Eshoo and Pallone chatted earlier this year at a press conference. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) After a quiet couple of...
2014/09/19 13:47
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San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on Thursday night provided no comment when NBC Bay Area asked for a reaction to a new report released by San Jose police. McDonald was arrested on...
2014/09/18 22:58
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In an era of flea-sized attention spans, news stories tend to peter out after a couple of days. The story of domestic abuse and the NFL, however, has had rare staying power, which should be expected...
2014/09/18 20:29
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Healthcare.gov lacks several basic cybersecurity controls -- including strong passwords and consistent security patching -- nearly a year after the troubled launch of the insurance-shopping website, a...
2014/09/18 19:22
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Democratic California Rep. Jackie Speier drafted the proposal in response to a New York Times... A new bipartisan proposal would require scholars at think tanks to reveal their monetary connections...
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