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Pasadena Star-News
Baldwin Park Housing Authority to open Section 8 waiting list for the first time in over a decadeFor the first time since 2003, the Baldwin Park Housing Authority is opening th
Baldwin Park Housing Authority to open Section 8 waiting list for the first time in over a decade
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 hours ago
For the first time since 2003, the Baldwin Park Housing Authority is opening the wait list for a housing subsidy program that supports low-income families, but it could take years for residents to obtain assistance. The housing authority, which... Read more
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The Forward
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell ThemselvesSome of my best friends are Democrats, and they haven’t embraced this party loy
Hillary Clinton and the Myths Jewish Democrats Like To Tell Themselves
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
Some of my best friends are Democrats, and they haven’t embraced this party loyalty foolishly or without due consideration. In their minds, they have their own best interests — and the interests of this nation — at heart. When they vote Democratic,... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
The VA and Dr. Tracy Gaudet: Integrating quackery into the care of veteransI was originally going to write this post for the 4th of July, given the subjec
The VA and Dr. Tracy Gaudet: Integrating quackery into the care of veterans
ScienceBlogs / Posted 3 days ago
I was originally going to write this post for the 4th of July, given the subject matter. However, as regular readers know, I am not unlike Dug the Dog in the movie Up, with new topics that float past me in my social media and blog reading rounds... Read more
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The Express-Times
Critics cast doubt on N.J. mayor's military service. Here's the truth.An embattled mayor in Warren County raised eyebrows earlier this year when he s
Critics cast doubt on N.J. mayor's military service. Here's the truth.
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
An embattled mayor in Warren County raised eyebrows earlier this year when he said he could not remember details of his time in the U.S. Navy, and refused to show proof that he had been in the service, as he had claimed during his election bid. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mnangagwa Keeps Eyes On the Balltheir challenges to verbal attacks. Indeed, apart from former vice-president Jo
Mnangagwa Keeps Eyes On the Ball
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
their challenges to verbal attacks. Indeed, apart from former vice-president Joice Mujuru's failed bid, few have had the tactical sagacity to directly challenge Zimbabwe's strongman. In other words, not only is Mnangagwa's challenge a brave move,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Veterans protections signed into law in MassachusettsOne of the hardest parts of going to war comes afterward — trying to lead a nor
Veterans protections signed into law in Massachusetts
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
One of the hardest parts of going to war comes afterward — trying to lead a normal life upon returning home, said Jim Kelly, an Iraq veteran. “Some people come back with post-traumatic stress and are not able to cope with it,” he said. “Some of... Read more
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Slate
Can John McCain Survive the Year of Trump?With a nasty challenge from the right and a credible threat from the left, the
Can John McCain Survive the Year of Trump?
Slate / Posted 17 days ago
With a nasty challenge from the right and a credible threat from the left, the Arizona senator is caught in a vice of his own making. Sen. John McCain had a bad day on June 16, which means that Stephen... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekWASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previ
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the Patient Access to Durable Medical Equipment Act, to improve access to durable medical equipment... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
With cabinet expansion, Modi performs a balancing act in poll-bound UPThe trio of a non-Yadav backward, a non-Jatav Dalit and a Brahmin minister Prim
With cabinet expansion, Modi performs a balancing act in poll-bound UP
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
The trio of a non-Yadav backward, a non-Jatav Dalit and a Brahmin minister Prime Minister Narendra Modi picked from Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday reflects the BJP’s caste focus ahead of next year’s assembly polls in the politically crucial state. It also... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly greatIn Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will po
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly great
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
In Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will possibly hold his nose and vote for Donald Trump for president of the United States. Here's a taste of it: "We are under no illusions about Trump. We know that this Man... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Anthony Stevens was selfless teammate on the field and it remains the case off it, writes Jake NiallON Saturday afternoon, when North Melbourne’s 1996 team gathers in a West Melbo
Anthony Stevens was selfless teammate on the field and it remains the case off it, writes Jake Niall
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 27 days ago
ON Saturday afternoon, when North Melbourne’s 1996 team gathers in a West Melbourne pub for a premiership anniversary, the elephant in the room won’t be as mammoth. No one need worry about offending Anthony Stevens if they’re conversing with Wayne... Read more
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York Daily Record
Long road from medical marijuana legalization to access: Lessons from N.J.Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program is at least 18 months away from implem
Long road from medical marijuana legalization to access: Lessons from N.J.
York Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program is at least 18 months away from implementation. The state's health department is developing temporary regulations. Jay Lassiter is, like so many AIDS patients, a survivor. He contracted the disease nearly 25... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly greatIn Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will po
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly great
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
In Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will possibly hold his nose and vote for Donald Trump for president of the United States. Here's a taste of it: "We are under no illusions about Trump. We know that this Man... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly greatIn Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will po
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly great
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
In Wednesday's Washington Post, there was a note from a baby boomer who will possibly hold his nose and vote for Donald Trump for president of the United States. Here's a taste of it: "We are under no illusions about Trump. We know that this Man... Read more
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Business Insider
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly greatHere's a taste of it: "We are under no illusions about Trump. We know that thi
Our parents are missing the one trait that makes America truly great
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
Here's a taste of it: "We are under no illusions about Trump. We know that this Man Who Would Be King is a classic bully and a world-class demagogue in his personal, professional and political lives. He will continue to demonize his perceived... Read more
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Manning River Times
Gillespie vows to respect electorate’s same-sex marriage viewsgot a very conservative electorate," he said. "I'll respect the views of my ele
Gillespie vows to respect electorate’s same-sex marriage views
Manning River Times / Posted 30 days ago
got a very conservative electorate," he said. "I'll respect the views of my electorate." Liberal senator for the ACT Zed Seselja confirmed he would probably abstain from voting if the plebiscite was carried, despite his electors being... Read more
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The Hill
Wall Street awaits Brexit result | Clinton touts biz support | New threat to Puerto Rico bill? | Dodd, Frank hit backDODD AND FRANK FIGHT TO DEFEND DODD-FRANK: The primary authors of the Dodd-Fran
Wall Street awaits Brexit result | Clinton touts biz support | New threat to Puerto Rico bill? | Dodd, Frank hit back
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
DODD AND FRANK FIGHT TO DEFEND DODD-FRANK: The primary authors of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law have joined a court fight over one of its central powers. A group of 20 current and former lawmakers, all Democrats, filed an amicus brief Thursday... Read more

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