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  1. ...MORERead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Union Democrat

    Can we please have a Target store up here? Also, there's talk of Circuit City coming back. If/when it does, can we please have one of those too? Has anyone noticed that pictures of waves of Syrian/Iraqi refugees reveal that adult males make up the majority of the refugees? That was confirmed in last week's Time magazine where an article stated that number was 70 percent.

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  2. Campaign-speak: Cracking the codeRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Union Democrat

    "Do you ever get the feeling," asked humorist Robert Orben, "that the only reason we have elections is to find out if the polls were right?" But even after real, live Americans actually do vote in Iowa and New Hampshire, somehow we always seem to be left with more winners than losers. Because you, dear readers, are busy enough, your faithful correspondent offers this translation of what the predictable statements of campaign 2016 do in truth mean.

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  3. Iowa reminds: Have faith in the votersRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Union Democrat

    Iowa was like a rainstorm that cleared away some of the nasty pollution clogging the air. Those last 10 polls that predicted Donald Trump would finish in first place? Wrong.

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  4. Dollar General developers, take the hintRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | The Union Democrat

    They can turn down an appeal from a Texas developer who wants to build a Dollar General in Columbia. The site is less than a half-mile from Columbia State Historic Park, a working town steeped in Gold Rush history.

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  5. Editorial: Consider candidates' views on presidential authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... mment). Comments made here are the sole responsibility of the person posting them; these comments do not reflect the opinion of The Brattleboro Reformer. So keep it civil.

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  6. EDITORIAL: We need safer roads, not more shiny thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Gazette

    Senate Bill 11 would direct $15 million in state funds away from mass transit, using the cash to pay for bridge and road projects that improve safety. If successful, in this or a subsequent session, the law would probably kill off Bustang - the Colorado Department of Transportation's inter-city bus service that mostly benefits Denver at an expense of everyplace else.

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  7. Chickens can only dream of being treated like petsRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    "These are our pets, and they have become part of our family," Lisa Fields lamented as Seminole County officials demanded she give up her family's cherished companions. "They are very loving animals."

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  8. Florida needs housing first for homeless: Where we standRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    A cardboard depiction of homelessness is viewed during a Young Artists Building Camp to create art pieces from cardboard as part of the Cardboard Art Festival 2015 at the Sodo Shopping Center in Orlando on Saturday, July 25, 2015. A cardboard depiction of homelessness is viewed during a Young Artists Building Camp to create art pieces from cardboard as part of the Cardboard Art Festival 2015 at the Sodo Shopping Center in Orlando on Saturday, July 25, 2015.

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  9. Israel doesn't need U.S.: LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    This billboard opposing continued U.S. aid to Israel popped up on University Boulevard between Semoran Boulevard and Forsyth Road. This billboard opposing continued U.S. aid to Israel popped up on University Boulevard between Semoran Boulevard and Forsyth Road.

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  10. Trump's anti-'establishment' win would fracture GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The reigning idiocy of the current political season is the incessant tossing around of "establishment," an epithet now descending into meaninglessness. Its most recent abuse is by Donald Trump supporters rationalizing his Iowa defeat with the following consolation: If you tally up Trump and Ted Cruz , a whopping 60 percent of the vote is anti-establishment! So what? The threat to the GOP posed by the Trump insurgency is not that he's anti-establishment.

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  11. On the way to N.H., GOP candidates slash and bashRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Heading into New Hampshire, the race for the nomination of the once-genteel Republican Party seems to have entered a kind of Mad Max phase. It is no surprise that Donald Trump is doing his best to create political mayhem.

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  12. An awakening to what it means not to discriminateRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    A young man I'd known for most of his life died of AIDS in March 2013. I never had the opportunity to talk to him as his pastor about his personal struggles.

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  13. Presidential hopefuls ignore debtRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    We were startled but not surprised Wednesday when an email from the nonpartisan Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget hit our inbox. Turns out that even with the soak-the-rich tax hikes that presidential candidate Bernie Sanders envisions, his health proposal still would, over a decade, fall short by $3 trillion to $14 trillion.

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  14. Picks & Pecks: Vacaville police engaging with the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Reporter

    The Vacaville Police Department has bumped up its community engagement in recent months through social media and events like last Saturday's open house. They also played a big role in a visit from Batman to a local school.

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  15. Letter: Vacaville, the convenient cityRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Reporter

    The call from my auto insurance company was not unexpected. I had answered their annual questionnaire indicating that my wife and I drove 3,600 miles in the last 12 months.

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  16. Letter: Dona t widen Pleasants Valley RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Reporter

    I lived on Pleasants Valley Road for 26 years. In about 2001, right in front of my home, the bridge was straightened and the road widened.

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  17. Danette Mitchell: Black women must expand political power, influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Reporter

    February is Black History Month. What better time than for African-Americans to engage in collective power? The community must.

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  18. A solution to the problem of left-behind kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | China Daily

    Qin Xiaohui plays with the other children in his village on July 5, 2012. Qin Xiaohui, then 6, lives in Banlie Village of Bansheng Township in Dahua Yao Autonomous County, South China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region.

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  19. China-bashing? No, not againRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | China Daily

    US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa February 1, 2016. [Photo/Agencies] It is US election season again, so it must be time to attack China on everything to do with economic and trade matters.

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  20. A good and effective law to fight terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | China Daily

    Border police officers conduct an anti-terror drill in Bortala, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, this month. The top legislature passed the country's first anti-terrorism law on Sunday, together with several other laws.

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