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  1. Court ruling raises possibility Kansas schools can't openRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Kansas faces a threat that its public schools won't open for the next school year after the state Supreme Court rejected some education funding changes made by the Republican-dominated Legislature FILE - In this May 10, 2016 file photo, Kansas Supreme Court Justice Marla Luckert, center, asks a question to the state as they make their arguments in front of the Kansas Supreme Court, in Topeka, Kan. The judges are threatening again to close the state's public schools and has rejected some education funding changes enacted by legislators earlier this year.

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  2. Ex-MLB hurler winds up for gov race, but could be wild pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 5, 2015 file photo, Boston Red Sox former pitcher Bill "Spaceman" Lee runs onto the field to join former teammates during pre-game ceremonies at Fenway Park in Boston. Lee said in May 2016 that he is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty Union party.

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  3. Trump backs out of debate with Bernie SandersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Washington, May 28 : Republican Party's likely presidential nominee Donald Trump has backed out of participating in a debate with Democrat hopeful Bernie Sanders. In a statement on Friday, Trump slammed Sanders, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton and the Democratic nominating process, and said that debating the Vermont senator would be "inappropriate", Politico reported.

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  4. "I wanted to live." Derby woman recounts life since shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and adjutant general, Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli conducted an aerial site survey May 26, 2016, of the damage in Dickinson County, Kansas.

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  5. Bernie Sanders and Bill Maher agree: 'Tough guy' Donald Trump 'chickened out' of debateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump used late-night TV appearances this week to hype a potential debate between them, so with the event now dead it was only fitting that Sanders would return to late night on Friday to knock Trump for backing out. Groaning and shaking his fists in frustration, the senator from Vermont told HBO's Bill Maher he "would have loved to" debate the presumptive Republican presidential nominee before the California primary on June 7. "First he said he would do it," Sanders said.

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  6. Two populists - and both parties careening leftRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Despite the differences in policy positions, the Sanders and Trump campaign have one thing in common - taking each of their parties to the left. A supporter for Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., gives the thumbs down sign to a fellow Sanders' supporter wearing a Donald Trump mask during a campaign rally in Phoenix on March 19. less Despite the differences in policy positions, the Sanders and Trump campaign have one thing in common - taking each of their parties to the left.

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  7. Supports Sen. GrassleyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Messenger

    When we send someone to Washington, we expect him or her to actually stand for the law and to do what's right. Most politicians get to Washington and buckle under the pressure of lobbyists, "experts" and the media.

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  8. The U.S. Senate wants equal pay for women soccer players Women's...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSOCTV

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  9. Federal agency accused of fraud could lose contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KION 46

    The federal agency in charge of helping the disabled find work may lose the vast majority of its contracts after a CNN investigation found it mired in widespread fraud, mismanagement and corruption. The newly-introduced Senate National Defense Authorization Act states strong concerns about the integrity of the agency, called the AbilityOne program, and its outsourced management agency, SourceAmerica.

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  10. Candidate filings signal changeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    Candidate filings for state legislative seats in Sedgwick County show cracks in the iron-clad, far-right block that has dominated state politics for the last four years.

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  11. Never mind Trump, GOP uniting under banner: 'Never Hillary'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Having overcome a multimillion-dollar "Never Trump" campaign aimed at blocking him from the Republican nomination, he's now benefiting from a wave of GOP donors, party leaders, voters and conservative groups that are uniting under a new banner: "Never Hillary." "Nothing unites Republicans better than a Clinton," says Scott Reed, a political strategist for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce who has advised previous GOP campaigns.

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  12. Trump encourages Rubio to run again for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this March 14 photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., speaks during a campaign rally at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Fla. Trump has added his voice to the growing chorus of Republicans encouraging Rubio to run for re-election to the Senate, despite mocking him for months as "Little Marco" and insisting he "couldn't get elected dogcatcher" in Florida.

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  13. Bernie: Trump a 'Danger' To The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

    Just as the hashtag #ChickenTrump trended on Twitter on Friday evening thanks to power Bernie backers like Sarah Silverman , Vermont senator Bernie Sanders took to Real Time with Bill Maher with fighting words for the GOP frontrunner who this week refused to debate him . Sanders covered all the usual bases in an interview appearance on Maher's HBO show, clad in a suit and a red-and-blue striped tie.

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  14. US senators push for enhanced military ties with IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Top US Senator John Sullivan moved the amendment 'Military-to- Military exchanges with India' to National Defence Authorization Act 2017 on Thursday. It is being co-sponsored by Senator John Corny and Mark Warner, the two co-chairs of the Senate India Caucus, along with Senator Mark Kirk.

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  15. GOP senators complain to DOJ over push to 'stifle' climate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fox News

    Smoke is released into the sky at a refinery in Wilmington, California March 24, 2012. Picture taken March 24, 2012.

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  16. For the Record's week in review: The dream debate that will never beRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | USA Today

    Sanders decided he wanted to remind everyone he's still most definitely in the race . How do you do that? Challenge Donald Trump to the strangest debate in history.

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  17. Rubio would lead pack in obscure Senate fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Marco Rubio could shake up the Florida Senate race if he changes his mind and seeks re-election, because his familiarity among voters would likely let him surge ahead of an otherwise obscure pack of candidates in both parties. "The good news for Marco Rubio is he has very high name recognition," Peter Brown, who surveys Florida voters for the Quinnipiac University Poll.

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  18. Senate sleuths focus on ex-State Department aide in Clinton email 'cover-up'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    As Hillary Clinton seeks to rebound from a highly critical report from the State Department's inspector general, Senate investigators and a conservative group are zeroing in on newly revealed evidence about the activities of a now retired State Department computer specialist in orchestrating what they charge was a "cover-up" of the former secretary of state's email practices.

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  19. Bernie is Israel's Best Friend in 2016Read the original story

    Yesterday | Tikkun Magazine

    As a non-profit, Tikkun magazine does NOT endorse any candidate or political party. Nor does Rabbi Lerner.

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  20. DOD uses undisclosed files to defend sex assault testimonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    In this Tuesday, May 24, 2016 file photo, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y. front, with, from left, Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., alleged rape victim Samantha Jackson, and Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, to urge the Senate to pass the bipartisan Military Justice Improvement Act, an amendment that will be offered to the National Defense Authorization Act that would establish an impartial, fair, and accountable military justice system to address the crisis of sexual assault. The Pentagon opposes the legislation, authored by Sen. Gillibrand, because it would strip military commanders of their power to decide whether sexual assault cases should go to trial.

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