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KPBS San Diego
Virus Profilers Race To Figure Out What Makes Zika TickWhen Carolyn Coyne's lab at the University of Pittsburgh recently tried to orde
Virus Profilers Race To Figure Out What Makes Zika Tick
KPBS San Diego / Posted 28 minutes ago
When Carolyn Coyne's lab at the University of Pittsburgh recently tried to order a sample of Zika virus from a major laboratory supplier, they were told it was out of stock. "They are actually back-ordered until July for the virus," Coyne says. "At... Read more
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The Age
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discoveryMother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be a
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discovery
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Mother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be affecting daughter Erica's teeth. Photo: Washington Post Sitting in a college library on Labor Day 2009, Deanna Rennon tried to ignore the guilt she felt about spending... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
AmeriCorps Prepare Low-Income Phoenix Communities For Extreme WeatherNew AmeriCorps Resilience members Olivia Hutchins and Nicholas Roosevelt are la
AmeriCorps Prepare Low-Income Phoenix Communities For Extreme Weather
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 4 hours ago
New AmeriCorps Resilience members Olivia Hutchins and Nicholas Roosevelt are launching a year of service in Phoenix to help low-income areas become more resilient to climate change. Phoenix is no stranger to extreme weather. The city has experienced... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discoveryMother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be a
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discovery
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Mother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be affecting daughter Erica's teeth. Photo: Washington Post Sitting in a college library on Labor Day 2009, Deanna Rennon tried to ignore the guilt she felt about spending... Read more
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Canberra Times
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discoveryMother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be a
A mother's internet sleuthing about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discovery
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Mother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be affecting daughter Erica's teeth. Photo: Washington Post Sitting in a college library on Labor Day 2009, Deanna Rennon tried to ignore the guilt she felt about spending... Read more
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Science Daily
Americans recognize 'past presidents' who never were, study findsSure, it's a trick question. But a new study from memory researchers at Washing
Americans recognize 'past presidents' who never were, study finds
Science Daily / Posted 5 hours ago
Sure, it's a trick question. But a new study from memory researchers at Washington University in St. Louis confirms that most Americans are confident that Alexander Hamilton was once president of the United States. "Our findings from a recent survey... Read more
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The Age
A mother's discovery about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discoveryMother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be a
A mother's discovery about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discovery
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
Mother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be affecting daughter Erica's teeth. Photo: Washington Post Sitting in a college library on Labor Day 2009, Deanna Rennon tried to ignore the guilt she felt about spending... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
A mother's discovery about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discoveryMother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be a
A mother's discovery about her daughter's odd teeth leads to a troubling discovery
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Mother Deanna Rennon took matters into her own hands, researching what may be affecting daughter Erica's teeth. Photo: Washington Post Sitting in a college library on Labor Day 2009, Deanna Rennon tried to ignore the guilt she felt about spending... Read more
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PhysOrg
Americans recognize 'past presidents' who never were, study findsAlexander Hamilton, a founding father whose image now graces the US $10 bill, w
Americans recognize 'past presidents' who never were, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
Alexander Hamilton, a founding father whose image now graces the US $10 bill, was never president of the United States. Credit: Rusty Clark/Flickr/Creative Commons Ask Americans to name the former U.S. president whose face currently graces the U.S.... Read more
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Newswise
Americans Recognize 'Past Presidents' Who Never Were, Study Finds Newswise — Ask Americans to name the former U.S. president whose face current
Americans Recognize 'Past Presidents' Who Never Were, Study Finds
Newswise / Posted 7 hours ago
Newswise — Ask Americans to name the former U.S. president whose face currently graces the U.S. $10 dollar bill and most will be quick to answer Alexander Hamilton. Sure, it's a... Read more
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Business Wire
Prudential Financial, Inc. appoints three new members to its Board of DirectorsNEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced
Prudential Financial, Inc. appoints three new members to its Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today that it has elected three new independent directors to its Board of Directors: The appointment of the new directors comes as two current members will not stand for... Read more
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The Huffington Post
How Human Error Turned A Bad Midwest Storm Into A Deadly FloodCriss and his co-author, Dr. Mingming Luo, a researcher at the China University
How Human Error Turned A Bad Midwest Storm Into A Deadly Flood
The Huffington Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Criss and his co-author, Dr. Mingming Luo, a researcher at the China University of Geosciences in Wuhan, China, compared the December flood to a similar El Niño-related flood in the same midwest area in 1982. The researchers discovered that the... Read more
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redOrbit
Early human ancestor couldn't chew like a 'nutcracker', study findsFebruary 8, 2016Early human ancestor couldn’t chew like a ‘nutcracker’, study f
Early human ancestor couldn't chew like a 'nutcracker', study finds
redOrbit / Posted 9 hours ago
February 8, 2016Early human ancestor couldn’t chew like a ‘nutcracker’, study finds by Brett Smith Archeologists have said that the early human Australopithecus sediba, discovered in 2008 in South Africa, likely ate a diverse diet of bark, nuts... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Donald Trump's accent, explainedWhere trust in politicians is at a minimum, Donald Trump's New York accent is a
Donald Trump's accent, explained
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
Where trust in politicians is at a minimum, Donald Trump's New York accent is associated with competence and directness. Photo / AP There is the timbre of his voice - pitched somewhere between a squawk and a scream. The propulsive cadence of his... Read more
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PhysOrg
Equal inheritance growing less common, study findsAnyone counting on an inheritance should be aware that in recent years, parents
Equal inheritance growing less common, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 14 hours ago
Anyone counting on an inheritance should be aware that in recent years, parents have become increasingly likely to divide their estates unequally, suggests a new study co-authored by an economist at Washington University in St. Louis. "In nuclear... Read more
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Daily Mail
Neurologist conducts study into Ted Cruz's faceWhy do voters find it so hard to warm to Ted Cruz's face? Neurologist examines
Neurologist conducts study into Ted Cruz's face
Daily Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
Why do voters find it so hard to warm to Ted Cruz's face? Neurologist examines Republican's features - and says answer lies in his smile (or lack of) Dr Richard Cytowic has studied why some find it hard to warm to Ted Cruz He analysed the senator's... Read more
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Business Wire
Preston Hollow Capital Hires Matthew Levin as Executive Director“We are excited to have Matt join our growing roster of talented professionals,
Preston Hollow Capital Hires Matthew Levin as Executive Director
Business Wire / Posted 14 hours ago
“We are excited to have Matt join our growing roster of talented professionals,” said Jim Thompson, Chairman and CEO of Preston Hollow Capital. “Matt brings tremendous experience and energy to PHC, which will help accelerate our plans for rapid... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Harold Ramis, Chicago actor, writer and director, dead at 69Harold Ramis not only may be the most successful comedy writer-director that Ch
Harold Ramis, Chicago actor, writer and director, dead at 69
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
Harold Ramis not only may be the most successful comedy writer-director that Chicago has produced, but some wouldn't even confine that statement to Chicago. “Harold was clearly the most successful comedy writer-director of all time,” said Tim... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
No word from chancellor on AD choiceURBANA — Mum's still the official word on the athletic director search at the U
No word from chancellor on AD choice
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
URBANA — Mum's still the official word on the athletic director search at the University of Illinois, though interim Chancellor Barbara Wilson says an announcement "should be coming soon." Speaking after Monday's campus senate meeting, Wilson... Read more
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New Kerala
Dietary changes may have shaped human evolutionNew York, Feb 9 : A possible early human ancestor, Australopithecus sediba, did
Dietary changes may have shaped human evolution
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
New York, Feb 9 : A possible early human ancestor, Australopithecus sediba, didn't have the jaw and tooth structure necessary to exist on a steady diet of hard foods, suggesting that dietary changes were shaping the evolutionary paths of early... Read more
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The GW Hatchet
Phi Kappa Psi national organization announces suspensionPhi Kappa Psi’s national organization has suspended its GW charter until at lea
Phi Kappa Psi national organization announces suspension
The GW Hatchet / Posted yesterday
Phi Kappa Psi’s national organization has suspended its GW charter until at least spring 2020, a release on its website reads. The suspension is effective starting on Jan. 25 and the decision was “based upon a collaborative discussion and agreement”... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Squash: Joe beats heat, No1 seed for titleTauranga's Oceania Junior Under-13 squash champion Joe Smythe. Photo / John Bor
Squash: Joe beats heat, No1 seed for title
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Tauranga's Oceania Junior Under-13 squash champion Joe Smythe. Photo / John Borren Young Tauranga squash player Joe Smythe caused the major upset at last month's 2016 Oceania Junior Championships played on the Gold Coast. The 12-year-old from the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
John Kasich needs strong showing in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary Read more about Gov. John Kasich and his career The Daily Briefing The Dispa
John Kasich needs strong showing in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
Read more about Gov. John Kasich and his career The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Mums hit back at cruellest memeThis photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social medi
Mums hit back at cruellest meme
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
This photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social media. Picture: Instagram ONE mother lives in Texas with her three spirited children, including a son with a disability. Another mother lives in California with her adorable... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Mums hit back at cruellest memeMothers fight back against internet trolls | Jameson’s Journey, Rage Against th
Mums hit back at cruellest meme
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Mothers fight back against internet trolls | Jameson’s Journey, Rage Against the Minivan | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website This photogenic Californian family... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Assembly committee passes state REINS billIn Wisconsin earlier this month, the Assembly's Committee on State Operations a
Assembly committee passes state REINS bill
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
In Wisconsin earlier this month, the Assembly's Committee on State Operations and Government Oversight voted to recommend the passage of a state version of the bill proposed by Rep. Adam Neylon (R-Pewaukee) and Sen. Devin LeMahieu (R-Oostburg). Put... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Former Cape Coral art gallery owner accused of selling fakes(NBC News) — Eric Ian Spoutz, a well-known Michigan art dealer listed as the do
Former Cape Coral art gallery owner accused of selling fakes
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
(NBC News) — Eric Ian Spoutz, a well-known Michigan art dealer listed as the donor of paintings by American masters to numerous top galleries, was arrested Wednesday in Hollywood on a federal charge of selling forged artworks. According to a federal... Read more
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Herald Sun
Mums hit back at cruellest memeThis photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social medi
Mums hit back at cruellest meme
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
This photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social media. Picture: Instagram ONE mother lives in Texas with her three spirited children, including a son with a disability. Another mother lives in California with her adorable... Read more
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The Buffalo News
George and Darl Melrose, ‘inseparable’ Tonawanda coupleNov. 8, 1925 – Jan. 27, 2016 Jan. 14, 1929 – Jan. 29, 2016 They met on a blind
George and Darl Melrose, ‘inseparable’ Tonawanda couple
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Nov. 8, 1925 – Jan. 27, 2016 Jan. 14, 1929 – Jan. 29, 2016 They met on a blind date in 1948. A friend of George B. Melrose had been going out with a young woman, and he thought the two of them would make a good couple. So he introduced George to... Read more
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The Daily Record
Dr. Paul VanVeldhuisen | THE EMMES CORP.Dr. Paul VanVeldhuisen has been promoted to the newly created position of chief
Dr. Paul VanVeldhuisen | THE EMMES CORP.
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Dr. Paul VanVeldhuisen has been promoted to the newly created position of chief operating officer with The Emmes Corporation, a Rockville-based scientific research firm. VanVeldhuisen, who started at Emmes as a statistician and epidemiologist, will... Read more
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The Christian Post
Planned Parenthood Defunding Leads to More Births Among Poor? Not So FastMichael J. New is a Visiting Associate Professor at Ave Maria University, Ave M
Planned Parenthood Defunding Leads to More Births Among Poor? Not So Fast
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
Michael J. New is a Visiting Associate Professor at Ave Maria University, Ave Maria, Florida. A medical study fails to show significant harm from Texas's defunding of Planned Parenthood. A recent New England Journal of Medicine study has the... Read more
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redOrbit
New high-res images of Pluto reveal mysterious, floating hills of water iceFebruary 5, 2016 by Brett Smith According to new data from the New Horizons m
New high-res images of Pluto reveal mysterious, floating hills of water ice
redOrbit / Posted yesterday
February 5, 2016 by Brett Smith According to new data from the New Horizons mission, nitrogen ice glaciers on Pluto have more to them than meets the eye; some areas to are... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Fact Checking The Eighth GOP DebateDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential ca
Fact Checking The Eighth GOP Debate
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
Days before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate. Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of... Read more
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The Scientist
Hydropowered PollenADJUST OR BUST: Pollen grains (green) and their tubes (white) that lack the MSL
Hydropowered Pollen
The Scientist / Posted yesterday
ADJUST OR BUST: Pollen grains (green) and their tubes (white) that lack the MSL8 ion channel leak their cellular contents (blue) during germination.GREG JENSEN AND ERIC HAMILTON EDITOR'S CHOICE IN PLANT BIOLOGY The paper E.S. Hamilton et al.,... Read more
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News.com.au
Mums take on internet hate and winThis photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social medi
Mums take on internet hate and win
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
This photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social media. Picture: Instagram ONE mother lives in Texas with her three spirited children, including a son with a disability. Another mother lives in California with her adorable... Read more
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Science Daily
Early human ancestor didn't have the jaws of a nutcracker: Biting too hard would have dislocated jaw of Australopithecus sedibaBut new research by an international team of researchers now shows that Austral
Early human ancestor didn't have the jaws of a nutcracker: Biting too hard would have dislocated jaw of Australopithecus sediba
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
But new research by an international team of researchers now shows that Australopithecus sediba didn't have the jaw and tooth structure necessary to exist on a steady diet of hard foods. "Most australopiths had amazing adaptations in their jaws,... Read more
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hcam.tv
Phyllis Ann Phillips Leonard, 83Phyllis Ann Phillips Leonard, beloved wife, mother, sister, and grandmother pas
Phyllis Ann Phillips Leonard, 83
hcam.tv / Posted yesterday
Phyllis Ann Phillips Leonard, beloved wife, mother, sister, and grandmother passed away Thursday, January 28, 2016 surrounded by her family. She was 83. Phyllis was born on February 3, 1932 near Gatewood, Missouri to Anne (nee Everett) and Irvin... Read more
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Perth Now
‘You should know what you’re sharing’This photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social medi
‘You should know what you’re sharing’
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
This photogenic Californian family was subjected to racist abuse on social media. Picture: Instagram ONE mother lives in Texas with her three spirited children, including a son with a disability. Another mother lives in California with her adorable... Read more
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Daily Mail
Early humans had weak 'glass jaws' that meant they couldn't eat nutsEarly humans had 'glass jaws' that could have cracked from biting nuts: Fossils
Early humans had weak 'glass jaws' that meant they couldn't eat nuts
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Early humans had 'glass jaws' that could have cracked from biting nuts: Fossils dispute claims a 2 million-year-old species ate hard seeds and tree bark Experts tested a computer model of a skull from Australopithecus sediba It was based on a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tests show pre-humans had it toughWas there a famine 2 million years ago in the Cradle of Humankind? A drought?
Tests show pre-humans had it tough
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Was there a famine 2 million years ago in the Cradle of Humankind? A drought? Nobody will ever really know, but a new study of the jaw of Australopithecus sediba has suggested to evolutionary scientists that times were tough before the two... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Our early ancestors' lack of bite limited them to a soft-food dietNew research has shown that sediba was unable to eat hard foods‚ like nuts and
Our early ancestors' lack of bite limited them to a soft-food diet
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
New research has shown that sediba was unable to eat hard foods‚ like nuts and bark‚ as was originally suggested in a paper published in 2012. A team of international scientists now believe that sediba didn't have the jaw or tooth structure to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Early human ancestor didn't have the jaws of a nutcracker, study findsThe fossilized skull of Australopithecus sediba specimen MH1 and a finite eleme
Early human ancestor didn't have the jaws of a nutcracker, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
The fossilized skull of Australopithecus sediba specimen MH1 and a finite element model of its cranium depicting strains experienced during a simulated bite on its premolars. "Warm" colors indicate regions of high strain, "cool" colors indicate... Read more
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Newswise
Early Human Ancestor Didn’t Have the Jaws of a Nutcracker, Study Finds Biting too hard would have dislocated jaw of Australopithecus sediba Availabl
Early Human Ancestor Didn’t Have the Jaws of a Nutcracker, Study Finds
Newswise / Posted yesterday
Biting too hard would have dislocated jaw of Australopithecus sediba Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNature Communications; NSF BCS 0725219, 0725183, 0725147,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
I'm an atheist. So why can't I shake God?I spoke in tongues when I was a kid. I went to church twice a week with my mom,
I'm an atheist. So why can't I shake God?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
I spoke in tongues when I was a kid. I went to church twice a week with my mom, stepdad and five siblings. I prayed before every meal, every night before bed and at various times throughout the day. I believed in the Bible, and I feared hell. Until... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton gets combative in New Hampshire; tears of 2008 a distant memoryPORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Days before the 2008 Democratic presidential primary, a quai
Hillary Clinton gets combative in New Hampshire; tears of 2008 a distant memory
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Days before the 2008 Democratic presidential primary, a quaint cafe on the outskirts of this town witnessed the birth of the kinder, gentler Hillary Clinton — a persona that is now little more than a distant memory, as the former... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Keeping it real: Fact-checking the Republican debateDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential ca
Keeping it real: Fact-checking the Republican debate
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
Days before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate. • Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fact check: The eighth Republican debateDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential ca
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Days before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate. • Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Caroline Frances Kirkpatrick, Jason Patrick Moore wedThe wedding of Caroline Frances Kirkpatrick and Jason Patrick Moore, both of Fl
Caroline Frances Kirkpatrick, Jason Patrick Moore wed
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The wedding of Caroline Frances Kirkpatrick and Jason Patrick Moore, both of Flagstaff, Ariz., took place Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, in Highlands, N.C. The Rev. Francis Xavier performed the ceremony, which took place at Our Lady of the Mountains... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Fact check: The eighth Republican debateDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential ca
Fact check: The eighth Republican debate
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
Days before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate. • Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Fact Checking The Eight GOP DebateDays before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential ca
Fact Checking The Eight GOP Debate
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Days before the New Hampshire primary, the top seven Republican presidential candidates stretched some facts in the eighth GOP debate. Sen. Ted Cruz incorrectly claimed that waterboarding doesn’t meet the “generally recognized” definition of... Read more
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