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2014/10/31 02:06
2014/10/31 02:06
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As Election Day approaches, two reports show us exactly how corrupted our political system has become. Unless voters come out in force, it looks like corporate money is about to buy itself another...
2014/10/31 02:06
2014/10/31 02:06
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2014/10/30 08:06
2014/10/30 08:06
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Yves here. The US media has given considerably more attention to the TransPacific Partnership, the western sister of an ugly multinational-enrichment-scheme-billed-as-a-trade-deal called the...
2014/10/30 03:05
2014/10/30 03:05
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Helena Norberg Hodge author Ancient Futures. Organizer-- the Local Futures (formerly ISEC), The International Alliance for Localization (IAL) Conference November 8, in NYC at Cooper Union,...
2014/10/29 19:10
2014/10/29 19:10
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WASHINGTON - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is both the largest overall spender in the 2014 congressional elections among outside groups that do not disclose their contributors and the largest such...
2014/10/29 07:49
2014/10/29 07:49
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The treatment, known as transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS, is part of a wave of technologies that attempt to jolt the brain back to health. It caught on quickly after the Food and Drug...
2014/10/28 16:49
2014/10/28 16:49
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If nothing else, you know you're going to wait when visiting the Bank of BP. That's why there are hard plastic chairs lined up on the grassy area out front. This morning, they're wet with the morning...
2014/10/25 19:58
2014/10/25 19:58
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In his first 15 months as U.S. transportation secretary, Anthony Foxx has dealt with plane crashes, a train explosion and a crisis with America’s biggest car-maker. Now he’s facing what could be the...
2014/10/24 01:19
2014/10/24 01:19
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The Federal Election Commission recently released its list of “Pacronyms,” which are the “acronyms, abbreviations, initials and common names” for federal political action committees that go by a...
2014/10/23 22:25
2014/10/23 22:25
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I see the whole thing as a modest modern tragedy. Dolan stepped up as a private citizen to create a public institution that addressed the need to educate young people about environmental action. But...
2014/10/21 03:13
2014/10/21 03:13
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GENEVA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States faces potential trade sanctions from Canada and Mexico after the World Trade Organization ruled on Monday it had failed to bring its meat labeling...
2014/10/20 22:05
2014/10/20 22:05
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Do you feel like you aren’t heard by the people who are supposed to represent you in our government? It could be that’s because to stay in office, your elected representatives must spend the majority...
2014/10/20 06:26
2014/10/20 06:26
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A local community hospital is a prime, important asset for any community the size of Fairmont. It is a source of local quality care provided by people who live in our community as well as a source of...
2014/10/19 03:58
2014/10/19 03:58
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce publicly identifies immigration as one of its top issues and has pledged to support candidates who favor an overhaul that includes an earned path to citizenship for those...
2014/10/17 17:33
2014/10/17 17:33
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The Maryland Legal Services Corp. has named its 2014 Legal Services Award recipients, selected by the MLSC board of directors. They will be honored at MLSC’s annual awards reception on Dec. 8: Arthur...
2014/10/16 23:49
2014/10/16 23:49
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The TPP's 12 members range from the United States and Japan to Malaysia and Vietnam, where equitable access to medicine is a priority, and Australia and New Zealand, whose prescription drug subsidy...
2014/10/16 21:51
2014/10/16 21:51
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Watchdogs Want Stronger Congressional Ethics Office Boehner and Pelosi both have said that the Office of Congressional Ethics is likely to stay. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Despite its...
2014/10/16 05:05
2014/10/16 05:05
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Following are the Chronicle's recommendations in the mayoral and City Council races. It's a wide and various field, and the first time for the staff as well as the voters to consider an entirely new...
2014/10/15 16:58
2014/10/15 16:58
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WASHINGTON Supreme Court justices Tuesday chewed over North Carolina’s management of the teeth-whitening business, in a surprisingly juicy case with implications that go well beyond dentistry. During...
2014/10/15 03:37
2014/10/15 03:37
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Local Carol Leifer will be among the entertainers taking part in “Stand Up For Main Street,” an all-star comedy benefit for Public Citizen, set for 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 19 at the Writers Guild...
2014/10/14 22:13
2014/10/14 22:13
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WASHINGTON—U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth wants to end a congressional perk: “franked” mail. The “franking” privilege lets lawmakers send mail to constituents with their signatures in the place of postage...
2014/10/31 02:06
2014/10/31 02:06
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