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  1. Fed Chair Yellen's assets up 8 percent during 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Washington Examiner

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's assets rose in value by at least 8 percent during 2013, raising their total to between $5.3 million and $14.1 million, according to her latest financial disclosure released Thursday.

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  2. Not so golden: Wealth gap lasting into retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    William Kistler views retirement like someone tied to the tracks and watching a train coming.

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  3. US states with higher minimum wages gain more jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    The 13 U.S. states that raised their minimum wages at the beginning of this year are adding jobs at a faster pace than those that did not, providing some counter-intuitive fuel to the debate over what impact a higher minimum has on hiring trends.

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  4. Berkeley City Council seeks free pot for the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    City Council members in Berkeley, Calif., were voting Monday on an ordinance that would require medical marijuana dispensaries to fork over a portion of their inventory to low-income and homeless residents.

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  5. Berkeley City Council seeks free pot for the poorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    City Council members in Berkeley, Calif., were voting Monday on an ordinance that would require medical marijuana dispensaries to fork over a portion of their inventory to low-income and homeless residents.

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  6. Giving increases for some sectors, not for othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Wealthy donors are lavishing money on their favored charities, including universities, hospitals and arts institutions, while giving is flat to social service and church groups more dependent on financially squeezed middle-class donors, according to the latest comprehensive report on how Americans give away their money.

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  7. Board: Oil drilling risks remain from device woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation.

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  8. Chef Jeremiah Tower finds third act in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Jeremiah Tower plunged through the seafood aisles of this city's central covered market, wrinkling his nose at a pile of limp grey sharks before his gaze landed on a pair of plump and glistening freshly caught octopus.

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  9. Barbaric treatment of retired chancellor by Haverford College is set back -- for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Among the contemptible episodes of student/faculty heckler's vetoes at commencement ceremonies this year , one of the most disturbing concerned the treatment of Robert Birgeneau by Haverford College.

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  10. The CEO got a huge raise. You didn't. Here's why.Read the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    If you randomly put 10,000 Americans in a room, only one would have earned the $10.46 million that a CEO at a typical large public company made last year.

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  11. Barbaric treatment of retired chancellor by Haverford College is set back -- for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Among the contemptible episodes of student/faculty heckler's vetoes at commencement ceremonies this year , one of the most disturbing concerned the treatment of Robert Birgeneau by Haverford College.

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  12. Jupiter's Great Red Spot shrinking before our eyesRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope calculate that the spot, a giant long-lasting storm, is narrowing by about 580 miles a year, much faster than before.

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  13. Complaint filed in worker death at UC BerkeleyRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    A union representing service workers at the University of California, Berkeley has filed a complaint with state authorities over the death of a custodian.

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  14. Asian-Americans in California send a message: Race and gender preferences are obsoleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Democrats in California are in a state of shock at the defeat of their effort to reinstate racial preferences in university admissions.

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  15. Rand Paul criticizes Obama, others on surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    BERKELEY, Calif. -- In a university speech, Republican Sen. Rand Paul criticized President Obama and other government leaders over recent surveillance disclosures.

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  16. Rand Paul hopes NSA spying will top gay marriage for young votersRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Rand Paul hopes that his opposition to National Security Agency spying will allow him to unite conservative voters skeptical of President Obama and young voters who have trended Democratic in the last two presidential elections -- and he's got a speech that was well-received both at CPAC and the left-wing bastion of Berkeley, Calif., to back ... (more)

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  17. David Axelrod knows 'dystopia' because he helped create oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Former Obama adviser David Axelrod wants you to know he's smarter than you because he knows what "dystopia" means and you don't.

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  18. Economic freedom fuels drive from food stamps to FacebookRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Last month, as Ukrainian A migrA -turned- tech tycoon Jan Koum prepared to cash a multibillion-dollar check from Facebook -- acquirer of his startup WhatsApp -- then-Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych was checking out of the Gatsby-esque estate where he'd cached his stolen plunder.

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