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1 hr ago | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

Complaints about DC City Council processes for appointing...

The question of DC Statehood is in the news again, given President Obama's recent statement of support , although for a variety of reasons achieving statehood is nowhere being likely to happen.

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8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

BankUnited's (BKU) CEO John Adam on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Good day ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Bank United Inc 2014 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, CapRock Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Thu Jul 24, 2014

KKLA-FM Glendale

Good Loving Gone Bad

There is a new cultural apologetic that is fast becoming the go-to argument to ensure affirmation and approval of previously immoral activities.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Rand Paul Amendment Would Bar Prosecution of Medical Marijuana Patients

Editor's Note : We invite comments and request that they be civil and on-topic. We do not moderate or assume any responsibility for comments, which are owned by the readers who post them.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Drugs, Representative Andy Harris, US House of Representatives, Media, Radio

Switched

Pot Activist Raises Specter Of Armed Revolt, Is Politely Asked To Leave GOP Lawmaker's Office

A protest aimed at Rep. Andy Harris -- who has become one of the Republican Party's most outspoken crusaders against marijuana reform -- briefly turned revolutionary on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, US Politics, US News, Representative Andy Harris, Republican, US House of Representatives, Drugs, Marijuana, Terrorism

WCYB

World War II Veteran's remains found after 69 years

The remains of a World War II veteran who has been missing in action for 69 years will finally be making the journey back home, bringing closure to his only son.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Media, Radio

Bloomberg

Pot, Not Potholes: D.C. Activists Take the Hill

House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations Chairman John Mica holds a fake hand-rolled cigarette during a hearing about marijuana laws in the Rayburn House Office Building on May 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: John Mica, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Andy Harris, Media, Radio, Maryland, Trent Franks

National Public Radio

Brad Katsuyama, Co-Founder Of IEX

Harris also speaks with Marc DaCosta, the co-founder of Enigma, a company that works to make public data accessible and understandable.

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Daily Kos

Judge Glen Salter Orders Lexi Dillon Sex Trafficked out of U.S.A.

On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, Lamoreaux Judge Glenn Salter ordered the removal of American child sex slave Lexi Dillon from the United States and into the hands of the foreigner Tustin Police said raped and sodomized her repeatedly.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Loretta Sanchez, Democrat, Media, Radio

WJLA-TV Arlington

Rep. Andy Harris' office will get local complaints from D.C. activists

District of Columbia activists plan to ask a congressman who wants to block the city from liberalizing its marijuana laws to handle a host of other local concerns.

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Sandy Springs Neighbor

Track Safety: Railroad officials canvass area to inform residents

Gary Hedgepath of Norfolk Southern railroad, center, reviews safety information with Lt.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Douglasville, GA, Douglas County, GA, Media, Radio, Richmond County, GA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Nursing staff member Deandra Boughton in the new addition to...

Nursing staff member Deandra Boughton in the new addition to ChildrenÕs Hospital Central CaliforniaÕs Pediatric Intensive Care unit, which features larger rooms, right.

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The Age

Dogs feel jealous of rival pets, study finds

Pick me! The study suggested a basic instinct in dogs to express displeasure when a rival is seen receiving attention.

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The Post-Standard

North Korea furious over Kim Jong-un viral dance video

North Korea is reportedly outraged over a new viral video that mocks the country's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un by showing him dancing to the beat of a Chinese pop song.

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GlobeNewswire

Mustard Remains Americans' Favorite Hot Dog Topping, But Ketchup...

WASHINGTON, July 23, 2014 -- As Americans celebrate National Hot Dog Day today, new National Hot Dog and Sausage Council survey data reveals that mustard will be the go-to topping.

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Plastics News

Successful packaging is about more than the materials you use

So when she was listening to recent National Public Radio coverage of Angelou's death, it was only natural for her to relate what she heard to her own job.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Cole Theatre to Present Mike Leigh's ECSTASY, 8/21-9/28

The newly formed Equity Cole Theatre presents its inaugural production, Mike Leigh 's Ecstasy, running August 21-September 28 in Old Town.

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Related Topix: Old Town (Chicago, IL), Media, Radio, Chicago, IL, Theater, Arts

Tue Jul 22, 2014

National Journal

The White House is seen in the early evening September 24, 2008 in Washington, DC.

In a forthcoming paper , a group of researchers write that thousands of top websites, including WhiteHouse.gov, have been using a new, persistent type of online tracking.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Harris Corporation Receives $15 Million Order from Middle East Nation for Wideband Handheld Radios

Harris is supplying this nation with the RF-7850M handheld, a multi-band, multi-mission radio that provides advanced tactical communication capabilities.

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Related Topix: Wireless, Telecom, Harris Corporation, Media, Radio, SignaCert, Harris, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Television, CapRock Communications

Business Journal

Boston Properties readies for Arnold & Porter move, more condos for 14th Street NW

A tenant layout permit was issued for interior partitions and electrical, structural, mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and kitchen work related to the Arnold & Porter move from 555 12th St. NW to this new Class A building on the site of the former National Public Radio headquarters.

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