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2 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette

Those wonderful notes from my readers

Fred, like yours truly, loves oddball headlines and he has shipped me a few of his favorites from the past.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

A resurgent rotation and bullpen has helped turn around the Orioles' season

CHICAGO Sometimes when you're in the middle of the baseball season, it takes a day off to take a step back and really look at what's going on.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Miguel Gonzalez, Baseball Players, Brian Matusz, Kevin Gausman, Wei-Yin Chen, Andrew Miller

Press-Telegram

Review: a If I Staya will leave you teary-eyed despite awkward dialogue

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Jamie Blackley, left, and Chloe Grace Moretz in a scene from "If I Stay."

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The Washington Post

Washington Post strikes 'Redskins' from editorials

The paper's editorial board announced Friday that it will refrain from using the term that it says "unquestionably offends not only many Native Americans but many other Americans, too."

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Man charged in biting attack at Lollapalooza

A 33-year-old man is accused of biting two men in a seemingly random attack as the Arctic Monkeys performed at Chicago's Lollapalooza music festival.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Oklahoma policeman accused of sex assaults on duty

This Aug. 21, 2014 photo made available by the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office shows Daniel K. Holtzclaw.

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Evening Sun

China's Xi courts public opinion in Mongolia

In this photo released by China's Xinhua news agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping, center left, and his wife Peng Liyuan, center right, pose for a photo with Mongolian Prime Minister Norov Altankhuyag and his wife Khonichin Selenge at Ulan Bator airport, Mongolia, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, China, Mongolia

Logan Banner

Why Government Openness Matters

One of the fundamental lessons of the 9/11 tragedy was that our government carried a share of blame for the failure to stop the attacks.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

LA Daily News

Kamala Harris makes right call to give new life to death penalty: Opinion

California Attorney General Kamala Harris has done the right thing by announcing that she will appeal a federal judge's ruling against the death penalty.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Chambersburg woman, 18, charged in death of 3-month-old girl

CHAMBERSBURG >> An 18-year-old Chambersburg woman was charged with criminal homicide in the death of a three-month old girl she was babysitting.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Shorten gets on front foot over rape claim

Labor leader Bill Shorten speaks to the media after being cleared by the Victorian Police of rape allegations dating back to the 1980s.

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TheBostonChannel.com

Chief defends officers in fatal shooting

The man paces back and forth on a St. Louis street, yelling "Shoot me," as two armed police officers approach him.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

Burlington Times News

Time for a different kind of education

That's what should concern us now. When the nightly dance of angry protesters, opportunistic criminals, and inept police clashing over the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown finally ends, what steps should civic-minded people take to address the ongoing abuse of African Americans by the criminal injustice system? Not just in Ferguson, ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Palladium-Item

Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake...

Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake cops Government's insane expansion makes us fed up with cupcake cops.

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Parksville Qualicum News

Throttle Therapy hits the road

So, given that this is my last Throttle Therapy for Black Press, I thought I'd leave you with my own top 10. 10.When contemplating gear, consider holding a belt sander against your body at high speed.

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Wall Street Journal

Opinion: The Medical Innovation Threat

An invasive species has been introduced into the U.S. health innovation ecosystem, with a growing danger of permanent damage to the development of specialty drugs.

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CNN

Why justice different for black men

Police point out a demonstrator who has his arms raised before moving in to arrest him Tuesday, August 19, in Ferguson, Missouri.

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The Macon Telegraph

A sampling of editorials from around New York

One of the big problems government bodies have always had with retaining public information is having enough room to store it.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Journalism, Train Disaster

Redlands Daily Facts

Kids more than we bargained for

The U.S. Department of Agriculture just published a new estimate of how much it costs to raise a child today.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Coal Valley News

Gregory's Web

The lunacy of political campaigns would sometimes cause a sane person to crumble.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Nick Rahall, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Mingo County, WV, US Governors, Earl Ray Tomblin

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