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  1. We can almost hear the fabric of our democracy shreddingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Watching the Helsinki Summit in real time, our hearts broke. Our president deferred to Russian President Vladimir Putin whose record on human rights, political strong-arming, and election meddling in more countries than just ours is egregious.

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  2. Editorial: Plaza announcement elevates communityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Capital-Journal

    Plans for a downtown plaza in Topeka have taken a giant step forward with the announcement by two local businesses that they will donate a combined $5 million toward the construction. Capital Federal and Evergy will each contribute $2.5 million, covering more than half of the project's projected $8- to $9-million cost.

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  3. Thiessen: Trump can shut down his Russia critics with one bold moveRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Janesville Gazette

    If President Trump wants to shut down the critics of his performance last week in Helsinki and strengthen U.S. national security, he can do so with one bold move: Announce he is moving out most U.S. forces currently stationed in Germany and sending them to Poland. The Polish government recently presented Trump with a formal proposal to move U.S. troops from Stuttgart, Germany, to a new permanent U.S. military base in Poland.

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  4. Betsy McCaughey: Demsa big lie about KavanaughRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Northern Virginia Daily

    Democrats are so desperate to torpedo Brett Kavanaugh's appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court that they're resorting to scare tactics, telling Americans that his confirmation would put 130 million people at risk of losing their health insurance. Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., says Democrats can sink Kavanaugh by showing how his appointment will lead to a court majority that Senator Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., a frequent Trump opponent, is already moaning that the SCOTUS appointment will determine if Not true.

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  5. When it comes to safer cities, the time for excuses is over. Let's work together, instead.Read the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | MacLeans

    Two children were rushed to hospital after being struck by bullets in a shooting at a playground on Alton Towers Circle in Scarborough, on June 14, 2018. Peter Sloly is the partner at Deloitte Canada.

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  6. Here's to you, swim instructors and daycamp counsellors-the heroes of summerRead the original story

    35 min ago | MacLeans

    In the summer, I swim almost daily, mostly at my local YMCA. And of all the many good things about that, the best is seeing so many people teaching so many other people how to swim.

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  7. Donald Trump's last best friend: Vladimir PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | MacLeans

    U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia's President Vladimir Putin pose ahead of their meeting in Helsinki, on July 16, 2018. Every day Donald Trump has fewer defenders, enablers and advisors.

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  8. Woman charged with murder of man found dead in Marlette homeRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | MLive.com

    A woman has been charged with murder for the death of a Marlette Township man who was found in his home earlier this week.

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  9. Obituary: Jim Pope, July 24, 1929 - June 29, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Manawatu Standard

    Jim Pope understood the value of an education - and not because he was the principal of four of Hamilton's schools. He was a "lifelong learner" a long time before the phrase gained popularity in the English language in the 1990s.

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  10. Faster Horses Festival suspended, evacuated due to severe weather threatRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | MLive.com

    Due to the threat of severe weather moving in, the Faster Horses Festival has been suspended and its some-40,000 fans evacuated until at least 7 p.m. Friday, July 20.

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  11. Even if we get monsoons, expect more wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Denver Post

    ... Hundreds more were endangered the first week of the fire. Jane Parnell is a contributor to Writers on the Range, the opinion service of High Country News (hcn.org). She is the author of the mountaineering memoir, "Off Trail: Finding My Way Home in ...

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  12. Public lands energize more than a recreation economyRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Denver Post

    Western Energy Alliance welcomes the Outdoor Industry Association and its Outdoor Retailer show to Denver. The oil and natural gas industry is full of outdoor enthusiasts like myself who love to hike, camp, hunt, fish, paddle, climb, etc.

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  13. Recognising those consumer moments of truthRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION: I caught up with my old mate Rebecca last week. Rebecca is a marketing whiz who's lived in the United States for the last decade working for the likes of Procter & Gamble and Macy's.

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  14. Coming together for public lands and the conservation fund that protects themRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Denver Post

    Tom Brusca, superintendent of Sky Blue Builder points to the spot for the climbing wall on the map of the Environmental Learning for Kids and Montbello Open Space Project Jan. 23, 2018 in Denver. The North Face is contributing $1 million toward Montbello's Environmental Learning for Kids and Open Space Project, with plans to build a massive climbing wall.

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  15. Bruce Benson's liberal education served him wellRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Denver Post

    When Bruce Benson was named president of the University of Colorado in 2008, campus bean counters generally cheered while faculty members grumbled. He was considered a nontraditional candidate since he held no advanced degrees and his professional background was in oil and gas and politics, not higher education.

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  16. Those at Denver's Outdoor Retailer must protect the rivers they rely onRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Denver Post

    Bud Isaacs lands a rainbow trout in a stretch of the Colorado River that has been plagued by low flows and sediment build-up. Still, the lure of fishing has become a major draw in Grand County.

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  17. In telling people to vote for Democrats, James Comey is not helpingRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Denver Post

    ... mostly bogus, but he just made the president's case easier to make. Comey might reply that he's just expressing an opinion, and everyone has a right to an opinion. That's true. But if his goal is to actually persuade anyone, and presumably it is, ...

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  18. How the $1.7 billion VA boondoggle got unbungledRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Denver Post

    The Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center located in Aurora is officially open. This is a great thing for our veterans and for our community, but it arrived years late and cost the taxpayers far more than it should have.

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  19. Save Red Rocks from the plague of developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Denver Post

    Visitors by the thousand arrive at Red Rocks nearly every day of the year. We come to run, bike, picnic and hike in the park.

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  20. Jim Crow rides on RTD's busRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Denver Post

    Back in college I saved up $500 in beer money, a considerable feat at any age, and bought a very-sexy, very-used Datsun 210. This two-door tin roadster had a cracked windshield to match its faded red paint and rust spots, leaked water into the cabin every time it rained and could go zero to sixty in under 15 minutes.

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