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2014/08/29 14:45
2014/08/29 14:45
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WASHINGTON -- With just over nine weeks remaining before Election Day 2014, the contest for control of the U.S. Senate likely hinges on the outcome of a half-dozen races that remain remarkably close,...
2014/08/29 14:45
2014/08/29 14:45
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2014/08/28 20:18
2014/08/28 20:18
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When food writers discuss food, they should divide it into two categories: sober food and drunk food. Sober food is what you eat when you go to a fancy restaurant and want real artisanship put into...
2014/08/25 23:53
2014/08/25 23:53
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That would make Wyoming the twelfth state with a Republican governor to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, leaving 16 with GOP leadership still in the "no expansion" column. The reason for...
2014/08/25 22:08
2014/08/25 22:08
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The only thing standing between Dion Waiters and the 2014-15 Sixth Man of the Year Award might be Waiters himself. That could be a bigger hurdle to clear than it might seem. He entered 46 of his 70...
2014/08/25 19:57
2014/08/25 19:57
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Get Political Wire by Email: Follow @politicalwireAugust 25, 2014Is the Polling Industry in Crisis?Nate Silver: "There is no shortage of reasons to worry about the state of the polling...
2014/08/25 14:43
2014/08/25 14:43
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While Timberwolves fans are trying to figure out what to make of their new-look team, Cleveland Cavaliers fans have one thing on their minds -- winning an NBA championship now that LeBron James and...
2014/08/25 06:57
2014/08/25 06:57
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Sports and race could not have more opposite positions in our country today. One of them is the catalyst of 24-hour news coverage; the other people try to avoid touching with a 10-foot pole. But the...
2014/08/20 21:41
2014/08/20 21:41
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Although Franken is a former Saturday Night Live funnyman, there's nothing funny about his bid for re-election this year. He's one of eight incumbent Democratic senators who are considered vulnerable;...
2014/08/19 21:08
2014/08/19 21:08
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Of all the big-name signings that highlighted this summer’s frenzied free-agency period, none are riper for second-guessing than Carmelo Anthony’s decision to ink a fresh five-year, $124 million deal...
2014/08/14 22:45
2014/08/14 22:45
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Twitter allows each of us to experience, collectively and in real time, major events that may have once felt worlds away. But as a result, it’s also easy to get too comfortable or too glib when...
2014/08/14 21:08
2014/08/14 21:08
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The mayor, the New York Post notes, was commenting on a remark police commissioner Bill Bratton made on The Brian Lehrer Show earlier this week: "What we're seeing . . . over the last several months...
2014/08/14 20:38
2014/08/14 20:38
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Accepting five years and $124 million opens Anthony up to impulsive criticism:. He didn't take much less than the max. He's 30. The Knicks aren't built to win a championship next season. But the...
2014/08/14 14:45
2014/08/14 14:45
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Last night, while police in Ferguson, Missouri, were indiscriminately firing tear gas and rubber bullets at a mostly peaceful group of protesters and journalists, two of whom were arrested without...
2014/08/14 05:08
2014/08/14 05:08
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Nate Silver, a man frequently hailed as the future of journalism, gave a master class this evening on How Not To React To The News That Doesn't Involve You (Ferguson edition). In short, don't make it...
2014/08/13 12:22
2014/08/13 12:22
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Eric Cantor (AFP PHOTO / Mandel NGANMANDEL NGAN/Getty Images) The 2014 primary season is winding down. Although there are still 13 states that will hold primaries over the upcoming month, there are...
2014/08/08 21:29
2014/08/08 21:29
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It's that time of the year—when fantasy football fans take to making their draft picks. But rather than relying on blind intuition, utilizing the wisdom of crowds will put your picks above the experts...
2014/08/07 18:58
2014/08/07 18:58
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Statistician-journalist Nate Silver and his colleagues are having some fun at their “polling aggregation” webite and blog, www.fivethirtyeight.com, where Silver is editor-in-chief. In March, they set...
2014/08/07 05:19
2014/08/07 05:19
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... Steven Maria caught a few rays of Wednesday afternoon sunshine while waiting for his ride. Maria, a 19-year-old Penn State student, sat on a bench along Beaver Avenue in front of the Centre Area...
2014/08/06 14:34
2014/08/06 14:34
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The case for starting statistics education in kindergarten Jonathan Wai is a researcher at the Duke University Talent Identification Program and Case Western Reserve University and writes “Finding...
2014/08/05 21:27
2014/08/05 21:27
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Those who follow election forecasting are probably familiar with Nate Silver, the statistician who started out analyzing baseball data and went on to become the nation's most reliable predictor of...
2014/08/29 14:45
2014/08/29 14:45
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