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2 hrs ago |

Northeast at Risk for Severe Storms on Multiple Days Next Week

As a surge of cool air expands over the Midwest early next week, there is the potential for an outbreak of severe weather in the Northeast spanning multiple days.


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6 hrs ago | Switched

Hillary Clinton To Sign Books In New Jersey While Chris Christie Is Away

JUNE 20: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie addresses the Faith and Freedom Coalition's 'Road to Majority' Policy Conference at the Omni Shoreham hotel June 20, 2014 in Washington, DC.


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9 hrs ago | Macon County Times

2014 Washington Youth Tour

A record number of young people from electric cooperative service areas across the United States, including Tri-County Electric, experienced an in-depth look at our nation's capital during the electric cooperative's 2014 Washington Youth Tour.


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10 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

Dickinson visits U.S. capital on 4-H trip

Citizenship Washington Focus participants from Region 19, including Jefferson County 4-H member and Van Buren High School student Sam Dickinson, left, touch the geographical center of Washington, D.C., which is located in the capital building.


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10 hrs ago | CBS Local

Boehner: Border Crisis 'Is A Problem Of The President's Own Making'

House Speaker John Boehner answers questions during his weekly press conference at the U.S. Capitol on July 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON - Congressional Republican leaders on Thursday blasted President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border crisis, saying Obama caused the problem and now wants Congress to sign off on ... (more)


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12 hrs ago |

From Sturges Speakeasy to Home 231, Sunday brunch is hot in Harrisburg

Harrisburg city restaurants are giving more attention to the mid-day Sunday meal.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014


Instagram Doodler Makes Whimsical Drawings on Her Bathroom Mirror

"I invent a little stage in the mirror," Meldahl said in an interview with Mashable .


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Locally Heavy, Strong Storms to Aim for East Coast, South and Plains

Showers and drenching, locally gusty thunderstorms will focus in the South, central Plains and Southwest into Wednesday night, while a few storms will also ignite in the Northeast.


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CBS Local

FEMA Administrator: 'We Have Not Been What I Would Say...

Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency Craig Fugate testifies during a hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on July 9, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON - Top Obama administration officials told senators Wednesday they're struggling to keep up with the surge of immigrants ... (more)


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Washington, D.C.: What to See and What to Skip

Everyone knows the basics when it comes to visiting the nation's capital-see the White House, the Capitol, Supreme Court, the monuments-but the locals know there's a lot more that is worth checking out.


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CBS Local

White House Official: Border Crisis Is Not Obama's 'Katrina Moment'

President Barack Obama makes his way to board Marine One from the South Lawn of the White House on July 8, 2014 at the White House in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON - A White House official says that the humanitarian crisis taking place at the U.S.-Mexico border is not President Barack Obama's "Katrina moment."


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Natural Disasters, Henry Cuellar, US House of Representatives, Democrat


Please help bring 'Wall That Heals' to Humboldt County

The United States of America lost more than 57,000 soldiers in the Vietnam War. Hundreds of thousands of our soldiers returned home to a vile hatred by our citizens because of the public's negative attitude against the war.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Daily Republic

Police chief, top probation officer, superintendent will travel to Washington, D.C.

Police Chief Walt Tibbet, Solano County Chief Probation Officer Chris Hanson and Fairfield-Suisun School District Superintendent Kris Corey will attend a Sept.


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Christian Science Monitor

Saving money: Tips everyone in their 20s should know.

James Madison University graduate Nandi Alexander, 22, from Washington D.C., celebrates after the Conferring of Degrees at the College of Arts and Letters ceremony during the spring commencement, May 4, 2013, in Harrisonburg, Va.


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WLUK-TV Green Bay

Sarah Ganser, 12, prepares a recipe at her Appleton home, July 8, 2014.

Sarah Ganser, 12, was one of several winners in the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge.


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WTOP-FM Washington

Mobile apps offer last-minute deals

While new technology and mobile applications have made old-fashion road trips easier, the thrill of spontaneity and surprise still remains.


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The Washington Post

Behind a rare, rogue lightning flash in Silver Spring

Depiction of a "bolt from the blue" that occurred at 9:35 pm on June 25, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The lightning photograph captures only a small portion of a much larger flash as observed by the Washington D.C. Lightning Mapping Array .


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

American Reporter

Reporting: PakistanU.S. Arms Sales Bring Bloodshed, Bankruptcy to Pakistan

You'd think that in the 21st Century, we could do things better than we did in the 1930's.


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Really? PHX to be one of 15 most walkable cities

Would you believe Phoenix is set to become one of the "most walkable" cities in the nation in the near future? A new study says we'll be joining the ranks of Boston, New York City and Washington D.C., after previously ranking among the "least walkable" spots around the country.


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Daily Kos

Guantanamo detainees use Hobby Lobby in prayer rights fight

Lawyers for two Guantanamo Bay detainees have filed motions asking a U.S. court to block officials from preventing the inmates from taking part in communal prayers during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.


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