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  1. The barbarity of a nationRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    EXECUTIVES OF Planned Parenthood's federally subsidized meat markets - your tax dollars at work - lack the courage of their convictions.

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  2. A righteous Christian, acting aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    CHRISTIANITY, whose presence in the Middle East predates Islam's by 600 years, is about to be cleansed from the Middle East.

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  3. Walker floats cabinet picks: Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina, Mitch DanielsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Washington Post

    Scott Walker said Saturday that he loves the "team of rivals" concept employed by Abraham Lincoln when it comes to building a cabinet. The Wisconsin governor told mega donors at the Koch donor network summit here that he would look to other Republicans seeking the nomination if elected, specifically former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and "any of the governors I've worked with."

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  4. Tips for talking about sex and sexual exploitation in the social networkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The Washington Post recently featured the sexual exploitation of underage girls in the social network -wherein according to this report, sexual harassment, assault, and child pornography streaming on Vine and YouTube are epidemic as internet celebrities attract and engage the hearts and minds of young girls. Journalist Caitlin Dewey observes that, "Between the incredible power imbalance, the lack of real adult supervision and the sense that behavioral conventions and boundaries are more bendable online, it's almost surprising that we don't hear even more of these stories than we already do."

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  5. The 15 elected officials who scored invites to the Koch brothersa donor retreatRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Seven sitting governors, six incumbent senators and two House members - all Republicans - have flown here this weekend for the Koch donor network conference. There are 450 donors at a seaside resort here, and the network of conservative advocacy groups they fund aims to spend $889 million in advance of the next White House election.

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  6. Perspective is importantRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    Having been "raised up" in the newsroom most of my adult career, I have learned a lot about perspective and its many lives. As a new reporter, EVERYTHING was newsworthy - every car accident, every inner-office battle at city hall.

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  7. New season brings a new Jay GrudenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Jay Gruden acts like an NFL head coach now, which is probably good for his longevity but absolutely awful for his Q rating. He's no longer a naive rookie leader blessed with uncommon candor and overwhelmed by the chaos surrounding him.

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  8. Trump platform: Because I said soRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    If Trump were elected president, he says, he would launch the U.S. government into a massive building project -- and a massive manhunt -- all at once. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  9. Donald Trump didn't own a home computer until at least 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The New York Times obtained court documents containing hundreds of pages of sworn testimony from Trump over the past decade. The documents revealed that, as of 2007, the real-estate magnate didn't use a computer at his home or in his office, didn't send text messages, and didn't email for a while.

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  10. Swelter for hours in line to eat at the acclaimed Rose's Luxury? People do it every day.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The middle-aged couple at the front of the line smile for their selfie. They hold up their index fingers.

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  11. A divided Taliban clings to war in wake of leader's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Less than a week ago, Afghanistan seemed to be edging toward peace. Taliban insurgent leaders were preparing to attend a second round of negotiations with Afghan officials, prodded by Pakistani authorities amid a thaw in their long-chilly relations with Kabul, and reinforced by a supportive recent statement from the supreme Taliban leader, Mohammed Omar.

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  12. For $200, this 35-acre farm in Virginia could be yoursRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    On his first Halloween at Rock Spring Farm, Randy Silvers sat in the bed of his blue Chevy pickup, surveying the open pastures. Suddenly, he noticed a yellow light twinkling in the night sky.

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  13. This 35-acre Virginia farm could be yours for $200 and a thousand wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Randy Silvers and Carolyn Berry are giving away their 18th-century horse farm to the winner of an essay contest. Randy Silvers and Carolyn Berry are giving away their 18th-century horse farm to the winner of an essay contest.

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  14. Close Hillary Clinton aide in pay disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    A close aide of Hillary Clinton is disputing she was overpaid almost $10,000 when she left the State Department and is asking its inspector general to reassess its findings, her lawyers told CNN. Huma Abedin, who served for four years as deputy chief of staff for the State Department and is now a top official of her presidential campaign, was wrongly paid $9.857.73 for unused leave time, according to an audit of the inspector general.

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  15. After 50 years, reflecting on the Voting Rights Act and its impact, futureRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    President Lyndon B. Johnson shakes the hand of Martin Luther King at an Aug. 6, 1965 event in Washington for the signing of the Voting Rights Act. Illustrates GREATSOCIETY , by Karen Tumulty 2014, The Washington Post.

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  16. Researchers Find That Queen Bees Vaccinate Their OffspringRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Slashdot

    The Washington Post reports that a team of researchers have discovered a previously unrecognized behavior in bees which gives the insects an extra layer of protection against certain diseases. Though the analogy to human-style vaccination is not perfect, it's close enough to make sense.

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  17. Top Clinton confidant accused of receiving overpayments at State DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The State Department concluded this year that Huma Abedin, one of Hillary Rodham Clinton's closest aides, was overpaid by nearly $10,000 because of violations of rules governing vacation and sick leave during her tenure as an official in the department. The finding - which Abedin has formally contested - emerged publicly Friday after Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, sent letters to Secretary of State John Kerry and others seeking more information about an investigation into possible "criminal" conduct by Abedin concerning her pay.

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  18. Arthur Ashe helped establish Washingtona s pro tennis tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Top-five players Andy Murray and Kei Nishikori will step onto Stadium Court this week at the Citi Open, surrounded by a parking-lot-turned-festival, public-use soccer fields and the third-oldest national park in the United States. It's a unique setting on the ATP tour, and the story of how Washington's pro tennis tournament came to be played at 16th and Kennedy streets also is one-of-a-kind, dating back to something the late Arthur Ashe said to tournament organizer Donald Dell .

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  19. Redskins sign CB Deshazor EverettRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    With Bashaud Breeland sidelined with a strained medial collateral ligament in his right knee, the Redskins brought in another cornerback for depth purposes, signing Texas A&M product Deshazor Everett on Saturday. The 6-foot, 193-pound Everett went undrafted in the spring.

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  20. Breeland responds to suspension via TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Cornerback Bashaud Breeland says that he accepts the punishment that the league gave him on Friday for the citation for simple possession of marijuana, which is a misdemeanor, that he received at the end of the 2014 training camp. Breeland expressed his thoughts on the punishment on Twitter.

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