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  1. JobScience - Force.com DeveloperRead the original story

    Sunday | Monster.com

    Thank you for your interest in the JobScience - Force.com Developer. To begin the application process, please enter your information below.

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  2. Medicaid expansion fuels gridlockRead the original story

    Sunday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Ray Pilon knew he'd said something that could land the state representative in hot water with the leadership of the Florida House. The fight over extending health coverage to more low-income Floridians was heating up, with House Speaker Steve Crisafulli calling a premature end to the legislative session last week rather than debate the issue with a state Senate that favors Medicaid expansion.

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  3. 4 wanted in DC sex abuse attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WUSA-TV Washington

    Four suspects who assaulted a woman and tried to sexually assault her in Northwest, D.C. early Sunday morning are wanted, police said. 4 wanted in DC sex abuse attempt Four suspects who assaulted a woman and tried to sexually assault her in Northwest, D.C. early Sunday morning are wanted, police said.

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  4. Frederick County's C&O Canal 100 a test of endurance, nerves and spiritRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | The Baltimore Sun

    Alan Hirsch of Owings Mills receives a medal from race director Lance Dockery at the end of C In the C&O Canal 100,"one runner went into a porta-potty and fell asleep" during the 100-miler. Ron Keith had been running nonstop for 19 hours when, about 2 a.m., he spotted what looked like a body sprawled out on the trail ahead.

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  5. Students at Chesterbrook Academy Preschool in Gaithersburg "Bug Out"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Patch.com

    On April 22, Chesterbrook Academy Preschool students in Gaithersburg got a little "buggy" in celebration of Earth Day. With the help of parents and teachers, students scattered across the schoolyard to release thousands of ladybugs back into the environment on plants, flowers and trees.

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  6. United States, Republic of Korea, Japan Defense Trilateral Talks Joint StatementRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | U.S. Department of Defense

    The United States of America, the Republic of Korea, and Japan held a productive and substantive security meeting from April 16-17 in Washington, District of Columbia, to enhance trilateral defense cooperation in light of the evolving security environment in the region. U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Asian and Pacific Security Affairs David B. Shear, ROK Deputy Minister for Defense Policy Yoo Jeh Seung, and Japanese Vice Minister of Defense for International Affairs Tokuchi Hideshi led their respective delegations.

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  7. Are self-driving cars coming sooner than we think?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Christian Science Monitor

    While fully autonomous cars may still be a while off, automakers are steadily removing the human element from the moment-to-moment aspects of driving. As innovation outpaces law, many questions arise about how self-driving cars will function in the existing infrastructure and whether humans are ready for this change.

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  8. Archbishop not backing gay marriage - yetRead the original story

    Sunday | Chicago Sun-Times

    Several readers last week accused me of being "obsessed" with same-sex marriage, as if the U.S. Supreme Court weren't right now debating what the New York Times calls "one of the great civil rights issues of the age." It isn't just me.

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  9. The cyber gold rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Christian Science Monitor

    They huddled around the Army colonel who commands the sprawling Fort George G. Meade, Md., base that's home to the National Security Agency and the US military's cyberwarfare command. He told them that protecting the country from adversaries over computer networks is now just as crucial as protecting it on land, in the air, at sea, and in space.

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  10. Teen shot to death in Northwest D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTOP-FM Washington

    Shortly after 7 p.m. Friday, D.C. police officers were called to the 5700 block of Georgia Avenue in Northwest for a reported shooting. Officers found Oxon Hill resident Anthony Davon Benson suffering from gunshot wounds.

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  11. Investigation of teen fatally shot in NW underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WUSA-TV Washington

    A 17-year-old male was shot and killed in the 5700 block of Georgia Avenue in Northwest, D.C. Friday night, police said. Investigation of teen fatally shot in NW underway A 17-year-old male was shot and killed in the 5700 block of Georgia Avenue in Northwest, D.C. Friday night, police said.

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  12. Second Harvest joins largest food drive to stamp out hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    NASHVILLE: Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is asking for the community's support on May 9th as it joins America's letter carriers, Dollar General and Feeding America, the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization, in the annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Hosted each year by the National Association of Letter Carriers, Stamp Out Hunger is the largest single-day food drive in the country.

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  13. PowerballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NWAonline

    Nearly half of the 17 insurance marketplaces set up by the states and the District of Columbia under President Barack Obama's health law are struggling financ... Read>> Jimmy Carter, the former president, told reporters in Jerusalem that the devastation in the Gaza Strip remains "intolerable" eight months after a war that killed 2,000 Pal... Read>>

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  14. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Beats Manny PacquiaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsRadio540.com

    Floyd Mayweather has defeated Manny Pacquiao in their welterweight fight in Las Vegas. Mayweather won a unanimous 12-round decision.

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  15. Fantastic five - Sun, 03 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Spokesman-Review

    You may already have a favorite, or perhaps you yearn to visit Yosemite or Glacier . This year, the list of possibilities got longer with the addition of seven new parks in eight states plus the District of Columbia.

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  16. Nearly half of ObamaCare exchanges reportedly face financial woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fox News

    Almost half of the 17 ObamaCare state insurance exchanges are reportedly suffering financial difficulties, posing a significant challenge to state officials just five years after the passage of President Obama's signature health care law. The Washington Post reports that many of the marketplaces set up by the states and the District of Columbia are being hit by high costs and tepid enrollment numbers.

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  17. Medicaid changes draw scrutinyRead the original story

    Saturday | The Messenger

    Gov. Terry Branstad's plan to privatize the state's Medicaid program is moving forward, though critics are raising questions about how the shift will impact patients. Earlier this year, the state began an effort to shift Medicaid administration to two or more managed care organizations, to which Iowa will pay a fixed amount per enrollee to provide health coverage.

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  18. EPA sued over livestock emissionsRead the original story

    Saturday | The Messenger

    Earthjustice is going back to court to force the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to vacate a rule that exempts industrial meat producers from federal hazardous substance reporting. "People have a right to know that this industry is releasing hazardous substances into the air near their homes, schools, businesses and communities," said Kelly Foster, senior attorney at Waterkeeper Alliance.

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  19. Almost half of state health care exchanges face financial strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Nearly half of the 17 insurance marketplaces set up by the states and the District of Columbia under President Barack Obama's health law are struggling financially, presenting state officials with an unexpected and serious challenge five years after the passage of the landmark Affordable Care Act. Many of the online exchanges are wrestling with surging costs, especially for balky technology and expensive customer-call centers - and tepid enrollment numbers.

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  20. Roll call: How Erie's representatives voted April 27-May 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Erie Times News

    REPUBLICAN BUDGET: The House on Thursday passed, 226-197, the conference report on a 10-year GOP-drafted budget blueprint that would strive for balance in 2024, cut personal and corporate tax rates, slash domestic spending and repeal the Affordable Care Act. VETERANS BUDGET: The House voted Thursday, 255-163, to appropriate $68.7 billion for the Department of Veterans Affairs in fiscal 2016 plus tens of billions of dollars in entitlement spending for veterans.

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