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2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Graham McGregor: Is your marketing timeless?

In her Washington Post article J Courtney talked about the creation of the timeless advertising slogan 'A Diamond is Forever' and why it has lasted so long.


Related Topix: Marketing, Publishing, Advertising

6 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Washington Post: Jindal puts politics ahead of students

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's efforts to withdraw his state from the Common Core State Standards were successfully rebuffed by members of his own administration.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Publishing, Representative Mary Fallin, Opinion

10 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

U.S. Bombs, Which Helped Spawn ISIS, Can't Crush It

Once again, U.S. leaders are beating the war drums-or rather, beating them harder, because when in recent memory have the drums fallen silent? Aspiring President Hillary Clinton and Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham are all urging President Obama to take stronger military measures against ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, which has ... (more)


Related Topix: Publishing, Blog News, US News, Liberal Political News

21 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Reida s gaffes just keep on coming

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the Asian Chamber of Commerce last week: "The Asian population is so productive.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Opinion

Sun Aug 31, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Princess Diana died 17 years ago today

A royal supporter looks at tributes to Britain's Princess Diana on the gates of Kensington Palace, marking the 17th anniversary of her death, in London on August 31, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Princess Diana, Evanston, IL, Northwestern University, Publishing, Entertainment

Buenos Aires Herald

The value of our meals: When more means less

The trouble with writing about cheap eats - which I do in The Washington Post's Weekend section - is that few can agree on what constitutes cheap.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Life, Fruits, Food

The Washington Post

Security measures increase as schools open for new year

Rex Barrett, director of security services for Prince George's County schools, demonstrates the new security measures at Glenn Dale Elementary School in Glenn Dale, Md., Aug. 29. At Julius West Middle School in Rockville, Md., all doors are locked after the morning bells ring.


Related Topix: Glenn Dale, MD, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Rockville, MD, Bowie, MD

The Washington Post

Is Massachusetts really No. 1 in schools? Maybe not.

My colleague Reid Wilson explained in Outlook recently that Massachusetts appears to be our nation's best state for education.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Blog News, Publishing, Teenagers, Sherborn, MA, Education

Ted Cruz invites President Obama to a round of golf on the southern border

Texas Senator Ted Cruz , a Republican who has been mentioned as a possible presidential candidate for 2016, addressed the Americans for Prosperity's Defending the Dream summit in Dallas, according to a National Review piece on Saturday.


Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas, Publishing

The Charlotte Observer

Landrieu’s bad week

That’s the question Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., confronted last week when The Washington Post reported that her listed address in New Orleans is in fact her parents’ home.


Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, New Orleans, LA, Republican, Pat Roberts

Sat Aug 30, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

U.S. Conducts Airstrikes Near Besieged Iraqi Town

American forces have carried out airstrikes near the Iraqi town of Amerli, which has been under siege by Islamic militants for more than two months, multiple news outlets are reporting.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Military, US Air Force, Publishing

Chicago Tribune

Captives held by Islamic State prove tough quandary for Obama

After Islamic State's beheading of journalist James Foley, President Barack Obama's administration is making little headway in efforts to secure the release of three other Americans held by the insurgent group in Syria, officials said.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Terrorism

Christian Science Monitor

No Islamic State strategy? Obama gets lots of unsought advice

As the Obama administration works out its strategy for confronting the Islamic State extremist group in Iraq and Syria, President Obama is getting lots of urgent advice.


Related Topix: Publishing, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

The Republic

Iran's president dodges question on held reporter

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani declined to specifically discuss the case of a detained Washington Post journalist during a nationally televised news conference Saturday.


Related Topix: Publishing

Daily Kos

Typical Republican Intellectual Dissonance

I have a singular guiding principle for my morality, and its the oldest and IMO best human expression for determining right from wrong.


Related Topix: US News, Publishing, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, George Bush, Liberal Political News

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Washington Post: West must make Putin ...

If any international norm can still be called uncontroversial, it is the stricture against cross-border aggression by one sovereign state against another.


Related Topix: Publishing, Vladimir Putin, World News, Ukraine, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

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Man alive, Democrats got it good. Not only do leftwing outlets like the Washington Post protect Democrats, the Washington Post publishes video of comedian Jon Stewart attacking as racist potential GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry.


Related Topix: US News, Publishing, Rick Perry, US Governors, Jay Nixon, Small Business, Personal Finance


Louisiana Senator's Residency Attack Has Checkered Political Past

That's the question facing Mary Landrieu this morning, after the Washington Post reported that the Louisiana senator doesn't own a house in the state.


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Publishing, New Orleans, LA, us Travel, Travel

Medical News

Consumers unable to update data with deadline looming

Hundreds of thousands of people risk losing subsidized health insurance if they don't resubmit immigration information by the end of next week, but many have been unable to comply because of glitches with


Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Oregon, Oregon Government, Healthcare Law, Law, The Washington Post Company, Publishing

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Brown and Hogan Agree to Second Televised Debate

The debate, announced Thursday, will be co-hosted by three Washington-area media outlets, including The Washington Post, WTOP Radio and NewsChannel 8. The hour-long debate between Democratic Lt.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing


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