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WBOC Salisbury
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
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past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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Daily Herald
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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FOX News
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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FOX News
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
FOX News / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China’s Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year’s congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year’s congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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The Register Citizen
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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CTV News
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
CTV News / Posted 6 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think-tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 per cent, the highest... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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The Middletown Press
China's Xi looks to extend power at Communist Party congresspast practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Ch
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 hours ago
past practice. This year's congress is expected to usher in many new faces. Cheng Li, who studies Chinese politics at the Brookings Institution think tank in Washington, puts the turnover rate in the Central Committee at 70 percent, the highest... Read more
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The Hill
White House paper touts benefits of tax cuts | GOP senator’s absence puts budget, tax reform on knife’s edge | Cohn: Congress nearing deal to ease bank regulationspast three years, according to a new report, underscoring how the pace of devel
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
past three years, according to a new report, underscoring how the pace of development has accelerated in recent years.The Brookings Institution published research on Monday that tallied all the investments and transactions associated with... Read more
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The Hill
Driverless car investments top $80 billionpast three years, according to a new report, underscoring how the pace of devel
The Hill / Posted 11 hours ago
past three years, according to a new report, underscoring how the pace of development has accelerated in recent years. The Brookings Institution published research on Monday that tallied all the investments and transactions associated with... Read more
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Lifehacker
Men: Respond to #MeToo With #IWillor don’t care to risk their own relationships by intervening. Last night, Tama
Lifehacker / Posted 13 hours ago
or don’t care to risk their own relationships by intervening. Last night, Tamara Cofman Wittes, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, wrote: She’s since been retweeting the replies. It’s an encouraging series of tweets, even if the... Read more
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11 News Houston
President Trump rips NFL for getting 'tax breaks' while disrespecting anthem, flagwith tax-exempt bonds have cost the United States $3.7 billion in lost tax reve
11 News Houston / Posted 17 hours ago
with tax-exempt bonds have cost the United States $3.7 billion in lost tax revenue from 2000 through 2014, according to a Brookings Institution paper released last year." (CBS Sports contributed to this report.) © 2017 CBS Interactive Inc. All... Read more
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The Morning Call
Twitter is crawling with bots and lacks incentive to expel themthese campaigns, Twitter took down most of the tweets. Researchers have also f
The Morning Call / Posted 19 hours ago
these campaigns, Twitter took down most of the tweets. Researchers have also found that ISIS used bots to inflate the appearance of support online. The Brookings Institution found thousands of ISIS-supporter accounts using those tactics... Read more
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The Forward
Did Netanyahu Help Torpedo the Iran Deal — Two Years Ago?embrace of Trump’s decision not only fits his ideology, it makes sense domestic
The Forward / Posted 22 hours ago
embrace of Trump’s decision not only fits his ideology, it makes sense domestically. As Dan Arbell wrote for the Brookings Institution, focusing on Iran allows the prime minister to change the subject from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Trump's Executive Actions May Mean More Headaches For Struggling Congresstime you buck some issue over to their plate, you blow the place up," said Sara
KPBS San Diego / Posted 22 hours ago
time you buck some issue over to their plate, you blow the place up," said Sarah Binder, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution who specializes in Congress. "And Congress is not a well-oiled machine, so disrupting the agenda and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Plan needed on‘meds, eds’added new programs and new facilities. “Meds and eds” as an economic developme
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
added new programs and new facilities. “Meds and eds” as an economic development foundation is not unique to Scranton. The Brookings Institution long has promoted it as a mechanism to revive Rust Belt economies, and it has been a highly successful... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Girls don't need Boy Scoutsweren't designed by men. ------------v------------ Molly Reynolds is a fellow
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
weren't designed by men. ------------v------------ Molly Reynolds is a fellow in the Governance Studies program at the Brookings Institution. She is a lifetime member of the Girl Scouts of the USA and a recipient of the Girl Scout Gold... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Twitter is crawling with bots and lacks incentive to expel themmost of the tweets. Researchers have also found that the Islamic State used bo
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
most of the tweets. Researchers have also found that the Islamic State used bots to inflate the appearance of support. The Brookings Institution found thousands of its supporter accounts using those tactics in 2014. “The glaring question is: Has... Read more
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Reuters
Some Trump assertions on Iran questioned by expertsEinhorn, a nonproliferation expert who worked at the State Department under for
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Einhorn, a nonproliferation expert who worked at the State Department under former President Barack Obama and is now at the Brookings Institution think tank. “They sought to exploit any ambiguity in the text, but when they did that the United... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump to Keep Iran Deal Intact — for Nowshould decertify and adopt a strategy to either fix or abrogate the nuclear dea
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
should decertify and adopt a strategy to either fix or abrogate the nuclear deal.” Bruce Riedel of the liberal-leaning Brookings Institution said the move will be welcomed by some of America’s closest allies in the region, including Saudi... Read more
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Boston Globe
Twitter, crawling with bots, lacks incentive to expel themdown most of the tweets. Researchers have also found that ISIS used bots to in
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
down most of the tweets. Researchers have also found that ISIS used bots to inflate the appearance of support online. The Brookings Institution found thousands of ISIS-supporter accounts using those tactics in 2014. “The glaring question is: Has... Read more
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ajc.com
PolitiFact: Schumer overstates GOP budget, tax plan linkof dollars “cuts.” The reductions are in the Senate budget document. And an ind
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
of dollars “cuts.” The reductions are in the Senate budget document. And an independent analysis by the Urban Institute-Brookings Institution Tax Policy Center backs up the notion that the GOP’s cuts are tilted toward richer Americans. That... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump’s decision on Iran nuclear deal brings uncertaintythe deal no longer serves U.S. national security interests. This is dubious, s
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
the deal no longer serves U.S. national security interests. This is dubious, said Suzanne Maloney, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. She noted in a commentary published by the think tank this week that Mr. Mattis testified on Capitol... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Live Feed From The Munk Debates: "Is Trump To Blame For The Crisis Of American Democracy?"Munk Debates, which start at 7pm ET in Toronto, and where arguing for the resol
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
Munk Debates, which start at 7pm ET in Toronto, and where arguing for the resolution will be senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and syndicated columnist with The Washington Post, E.J. Dionne, Jr. He will be joined by Andrew... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump says tax reform is economy’s ‘rocket fuel’GOP plan will deliver noticeably higher job creation or weekly wages,” said Gar
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
GOP plan will deliver noticeably higher job creation or weekly wages,” said Gary Burtless, an economist at the left-leaning Brookings Institution who has written extensively on the Reagan-era tax reforms. “That earlier experience does persuade me,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Executive order is Trump's most significant step yet to undermine Obamacarewill rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," sai
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
will rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," said Alice Rivlin, a health policy expert with Brookings Institution. Option three: Fully gut Obamacare: Trump can't do this, since it's a law Congress passed. But he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Executive order is Trump's most significant step yet to undermine Obamacarewill rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," sai
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
will rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," said Alice Rivlin, a health policy expert with Brookings Institution. Option three: Fully gut Obamacare: Trump can't do this, since it's a law Congress passed. But he... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Executive order is Trump's most significant step yet to undermine Obamacarewill rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," sai
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
will rise more, and it gets you back to the possibility of a death spiral," said Alice Rivlin, a health policy expert with Brookings Institution. Option three: Fully gut Obamacare: Trump can't do this, since it's a law Congress passed. But he... Read more
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The Manila Times
Model village shows cracks in Xi’s fight to end China povertyrich and poor “has become quite alarming” for Beijing, said Cheng Li, an expert
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
rich and poor “has become quite alarming” for Beijing, said Cheng Li, an expert on Chinese leadership at Washington’s Brookings Institution. “The whole thing about China’s economic rise is you see the economic disparity has become a... Read more
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IMF
Global Excess Imbalances: Risks and Policy ResponsesTolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy and Professor of Economics at Cornell U
IMF / Posted 4 days ago
Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy and Professor of Economics at Cornell University. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, where he holds the New Century Chair in International Economics, and a Research Associate at the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Steve Bannon is killing the Republican Party. Good riddance.doing his part to make that happen. It's time for Republican voters who care ab
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
doing his part to make that happen. It's time for Republican voters who care about this country to do theirs. Washington Post Robert Kagan is a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and a contributing columnist for The Post. What to read ne... Read more
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Roll Call
Inside the Library of Congress’ Rare Instruments Collectionviolin from 1654 is called the “Brookings,” named after Robert Somers Brookings
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
violin from 1654 is called the “Brookings,” named after Robert Somers Brookings, the economist who founded what is now the Brookings Institution in 1916. He reportedly bought it in Europe, and his widow gave it to the library in 1938. [Proposed... Read more
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MLive.com
Enrollment climbing in Michigan's CTE programs, but completion rates remain lowthose students were juniors and seniors. It's not just Michigan where CTE is g
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
those students were juniors and seniors. It's not just Michigan where CTE is gaining more attention. A new report by the Brookings Institution found that 39 states instituted 125 new laws related to CTE in 2015, "many of which increased state... Read more
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Gulf News
Decertifying Iran deal is complicatedUS decertifies the deal, ‘the ball immediately goes to Iran’s court,’ said Mich
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
US decertifies the deal, ‘the ball immediately goes to Iran’s court,’ said Michael O’Hanlon, a foreign policy expert at the Brookings Institution. Iran ‘could have their cake and eat it too.’“It would be possible, O’Hanlon explained, for Iran to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
China rivals U.S. as loan sourcecomprehensive source of information on China's lending for development projects
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
comprehensive source of information on China's lending for development projects," said David Dollar, an economist at the Brookings Institution in Washington and former World Bank country director in Beijing, in an email. "The data show that... Read more
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Newsmax
20 Top Cities Seeking Amazon's New US HQ, 50K Jobspositions to land the bidding war for Amazon's new U.S. headquarters, bringing
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
positions to land the bidding war for Amazon's new U.S. headquarters, bringing 50,000 jobs along with it, according to the Brookings Institution. Amazon, the world's largest online retailer and fourth largest company by market capitalization,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ivanka's $25 BILLION paid family leave plan hits a snag in Congressthe National Federation of Independent Business. AEI is also pushing a paid fa
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the National Federation of Independent Business. AEI is also pushing a paid family leave plan that it developed with the Brookings Institution. Their plan relies on federal payroll taxes to fund the benefit. The Wall Street Journal's editorial... Read more
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Op-Ed News
PBS's Vietnam Acknowledges Nixon's Treasonlumped under the heading "Watergate." The PBS documentary does point out that N
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
lumped under the heading "Watergate." The PBS documentary does point out that Nixon's desire to break into a safe in the Brookings Institution was probably part of the effort to cover up his original treason. Burns and Novick fail to mention that... Read more
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Fortune
Amazon HQ2: St. Louis Has Joe Buck Make Its Pitch“the usual suspects,” because many other potential Amazon HQ2 cities also have
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
“the usual suspects,” because many other potential Amazon HQ2 cities also have a lot of the same features. In what the Brookings Institution has called “the most significant corporate location decision in modern U.S. history,” Amazon will not... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Jamie Dimon claims the corporate tax cut is all about helping workers. Don't believe him.of everyday hardworking people,” according... Experts at the authoritative Tax
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
of everyday hardworking people,” according... Experts at the authoritative Tax Policy Center, a joint effort by the Brookings Institution and the Urban Institute, came to a different conclusion. They found that by 2027 the top 1% of American... Read more
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CTV News
China catching up to U.S. in foreign aid flowcomprehensive source of information on China's lending for development projects
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
comprehensive source of information on China's lending for development projects," said David Dollar, an economist at the Brookings Institution in Washington and former World Bank country director in Beijing, in an email. "The data show that... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Trump plan aims new foreign tax at Apple, other multinationalsin the very profit shifting it aims to curtail, said economist Kimberly Clausin
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in the very profit shifting it aims to curtail, said economist Kimberly Clausing of Reed College. Robert Pozen, a senior Brookings Institution fellow who is the former chairman of MFS Investment Management and the former president of Fidelity... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI to create free-speech task forcebeen lifted, others disavowed. Nevertheless, a generation has come of age knowi
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
been lifted, others disavowed. Nevertheless, a generation has come of age knowing nothing but the wolf," she wrote. "A new Brookings Institution study found that 1 out of 2 students believes that colleges should prohibit 'certain speech or... Read more
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