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13 min ago | North Platte Bulletin

Pipeline protest begins in Washington, D.C.

An alliance of cowboys and Indians -- ranchers, farmers and tribal leaders including nearly 100 from Nebraska - launched a five-day "Reject and Protect" encampment on National Mall Tuesday to urge the White House to oppose the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Wire

Two Federal Agencies Capture the Center for Plain Language's Top Awards

In contrast, a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration consent decree aimed at providing information to the owners of trucking and bus companies to improve safety captured the Grand WonderMark Award as the most confusing, complex document.

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Suria

Obama departs US for Asia tour

President Barack Obama departed Washington Tuesday for a weeklong tour of Asia in what the White House has called a "rebalancing" eastward of US foreign policy.

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Government Executive

Obama Tries Once Again to Pivot Towards Asia

Policemen stand in front of the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Security has been increased in the Tokyo metro area a day before U.S. President Barack Obama arrives.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Why $1 million may not be enough savings for retirementWhy $1 million ...

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013, in Washington, DC.

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American Reporter

Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Needs to Re-Affirm the American Way

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

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Washington Post

A joyful stage of transition for Helen Hayes Awards

Overview of the party at the Helen Hayes Awards at the National Building Museum.

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POZ

LaunchingViral Legacies

It was October 2010, as I stood in the Hide/Seek exhibit at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. It was before any of the controversy surrounding David Wojnarowicz's video that would be removed soon after.

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Roll Call

Secret Service, D.C. Officials Talk Traffic

The stern letter Mayor Vincent Gray sent to the Secret Service following a series of early March street closures earned the city's law enforcement leaders a sit-down with the agency.

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Bangor Daily News

Washington, DC, theater cancels Russian festival amid chilled relations

The dire turn in Russian-American relations has forced Washington's Woolly Mammoth Theatre to cancel a major festival of contemporary Russian theater that would have brought four plays and as many as 90 Russian actors, directors and designers to the capital this fall.

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The Cary News

A chance sighting haunts Cary man for nearly 40 years

What he saw in that backseat has haunted him for 39 years, at times taking him into a world of child-killers, Internet theorists, police suspects and strangers' lives.

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Gapers Block

Chicago Speaks: Yoruba, as Spoken by Artist Dayo Laoye

As a global city, Chicago is home to many languages beyond English. Chicago Speaks profiles speakers of these languages, and shares some of their personal stories along the way.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

WHIO

Looking ahead to 2016

It's always good to get outside of Washington, D.C. and take the temperature of the nation, and it's even better to do it in some very different places on the map.

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News Herald

Parents, children enjoy an egg roll

When Beth Van Vorhis was growing up, her parents dressed her in her Easter best each year and took her to the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center for the Easter Egg Roll.

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Logan Banner

Skirmish on the Rivera Civil War Re-enactment

The Town of Gilbert has collaborated with the Larry Joe Harless Community Center, WV Humanities Council, County Commission and WV Division of Culture and History to provide the 3rd Annual Civil War Re-enactment "Skirmish on the River".

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Switched

The Biggest Travel Bummer Might Just Be Seeing Monuments Under Construction

If you've ever traveled far and long to see a famous monument, you know it's an exciting experience.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBS 47

White House makes economics focus of Asia trip

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL The south portico of the White House in Washington, D.C. The White House is focusing President Obama's upcoming Asia-Pacific trip on the economic ... (more)

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Bride's Magazine

From Washington, D.C. to Brussels: 7 Cities That Are Surprisingly Romantic

Every newlywed couple wants their honeymoon to be as romantic as possible, but not all just-married pairs want to jet off to the usual suspects like Paris or Venice.

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Watersblogged

GPS2014 Panel Examines Performance through Local and State Data

Local jurisdictions coming together from all over the region to take advantage of performance improvement best practice-that's Mid-Atlantic StatNet.

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Lower Township Gazette

Easter egg hunt taking Tuckahoe family to White House

The Morales family plans to leave Easter Sunday for Washington, D.C. and take part in one of five Easter egg rolls at the White House.

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