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  1. Opinion polls predict tight race, fractured ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    Several opinion polls released over the weekend, 3 weeks ahead of Greece's snap election, show a tight race and no overall majority in a Parliament even more fractured than the previous one. A total of six opinion polls were released Saturday and Sunday.

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  2. Senate Bill 1 isn't the solution to Pennsylvania's pension problems: Teresa GhilarducciRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Republican legislative leadership recently proposed a "take it or leave it deal" in the midst of the budget stalemate. It would swap deep cuts in public employees' retirement security for $300 million more to partially restore K-12 education funding eliminated from Gov. Tom Corbett's 2011-2012 budget.

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  3. Carry out proper health needs assessmentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Last week, lawmakers on the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee questioned Ministry of Health officials on the gaps in the implementation of a Shs460 billion project. According to a story in Daily Monitor of August 28, Health Ministry officials supplied equipment to various hospitals across the country without the mandatory needs assessment.

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  4. EDITORIAL: Solyndra manufactured mostly liesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Sunlight is usually a good disinfectant, but not always. Trying to harness the sun's rays contributed to shady dealings at Solyndra , the California solar panel manufacturer that went bust four years ago.

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  5. Opinion polls predict tight race, fractured ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    Several opinion polls released over the weekend, 3 weeks ahead of Greece's snap election, show a tight race and no overall majority in a Parliament even more fractured than the previous one. A total of six opinion polls were released Saturday and Sunday.

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  6. EDITORIAL: Democrats' political fantasiesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Politicians live in a fantasy world of their own invention, where it never rains and the skies are not cloudy all day. There's always an aide available to fetch and carry, to hold a trembling hand when the wind rattles a window, ready with assurances that the sun is shining at midnight, if that's what the boss wants to hear.

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  7. Egan: Street beggars and the ghosts we do not seeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    He calls himself Casper, like the friendly ghost, and he begs along rows of stopped cars, summer or winter, rain or shine, walking stiffly with a cane - white clothes, sometimes black - tattered and flowing. You will know the strange figure from the corner of Baseline and Merivale roads, where he has panhandled for about six years, always sporting some kind of peace sign, sometimes bearing the words: "I mean you no harm."

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  8. It's the ideal time to reflect on China-US friendship and cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | China Daily

    The Chinese embassy in Washington has been holding a photo exhibit since June 24 to highlight Chinese and US cooperation during World War II. The show, with 110 photos on display in the hallway of the grand embassy building in Cleveland Park neighborhood, will reach its 70-day mark on Tuesday, symbolizing this year's 70th anniversary of the victory in WWII and China's War of Resistance of Japanese Aggression .

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  9. Di Maria shows United what they're missing - and Cavani is not the answerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Urguayan's double salvo may catch the headlines, but it was the Argentine's performance off the bench that really caught the eye as PSG defeated Monaco 3-0 It may have only been a 25-minute cameo, but Angel Di Maria's debut for Paris Saint-Germain was a formidable sight that suggests he will be capable of lifting his new club to previous unattained levels. The Argentine came off the bench for the Ligue 1 champions and provided a glimpse of why they were so eager to prise him from Manchester United for 63 million as they thumped Monaco 3-0 away from home.

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  10. MBTA to hold chemical release emergency response drillRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    T workers, transit police, as well as Boston police, fire and emergency services personnel are scheduled to participate in an exercise on Tuesday morning at the agency's emergency training facility on Foundry Street in South Boston. As part of the exercise, the MBTA becomes aware of a chemical release in a subway station and must initiate its protocol for evacuating customers as well as notifying local, state, and federal entities.

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  11. White House says Mount McKinley to be renamed DenaliRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    President Barack Obama will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, bestowing the traditional Alaska Native name on the eve of a historic presidential visit to Alaska. By renaming the peak Denali, an Athabascan word meaning "the high one," Obama is wading into a sensitive and decades-old conflict between residents of Alaska and Ohio.

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  12. Other folks' money pays for our retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    The Dispatch welcomes letters to the editor from readers. Typed letters of 200 words or fewer are preferred; all might be edited.

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  13. Christie has eliminated any chance of dealing with pension shortfall in good faith |...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    When Gov. Chris Christie vetoed Senate bill S-3100 recently, which required the state to make quarterly pension payments, he erased the last chance his administration would ever be viewed as acting in good faith in dealing with the pension shortfall. This was the second time in the past year the legislature had passed a responsible money management bill requiring the state to make quarterly pension payments rather than allowing a governor to make one lump sum payment late in the fiscal year.

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  14. Red Land ousted by Japan in Little League World Series world title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Red Land's magical run came to an end in the Little League World Series championship. SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> Looking at the score after the first inning isn't typically a good indicator of things to come.

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  15. An inspiring storyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    THUMBS UP To Summerside's Devin Paynter, who is heading to the World Solo Drumming Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, in October. Paynter found refuge at the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada during a time of turmoil in his life, turning his attention to the snare drum and focusing on getting better, both emotionally and on his instrument.

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  16. How effective is the International Criminal Court?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    When U.S. president Barack Obama visited Kenya, his father's homeland, in July he was greeted by Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta - a man who has been accused of crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court. The ICC, based in The Hague, is the court of last resort for prosecution of genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity.

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  17. Mackinac Island 'Dolly' is heading home! Here name is 'Little Addison'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    "Dolly" was found in mid July on the Arnold Mackinac Ferry Island, and just today was claimed by her family from Windsor, Ontario. Her owner is 3-year-old Addison.

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  18. Erdogan should focus on Turkey's problems, not his grandiose ambitionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    An handout picture taken on August 28, 2015 in Ankara and released by the Turkish Presidential Press Office shows Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu attending a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential palace, to submit a list of interim Cabinet ministers for presidential approval. AFP PHOTO / TURKISH PRESIDENTIAL PALACE PRESS OFFICE / KAYHAN OZER.

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  19. Red Land's run unforgettable for friends, family, strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Red Land Little League scored 10 runs in the first inning Saturday, but Japan has since answered. SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT>> Every one of the tens of thousands who passed under the shadow of Howard J. Lamade stadium over the weekend had come for baseball.

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  20. US attorneys hear safety concerns from American IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    U.S. attorneys and prosecutors say they want to help Native American communities bring more cases to court and cut down on crime following a surge of drug abuse, violence, sexual assault and other crimes plaguing their communities. Colorado U.S. Attorney John Walsh, U.S. Deputy Attorney General Sally Quillian Yates, Associate Attorney General Stuart Delery and Montana U.S. Attorney Michael Cotter heard reports of insufficient funding, a lack of full-time prosecutors and problems during a meeting in Ignacio.

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