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  1. Feel the Bern=Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gateway Pundit

    Socialist Bernie Sanders appeared as a guest on CBS and was asked what he thought about Obama taking $400,000 for a Wall Street speech. He was careful to remind everyone that Obama is his friend, but he wasn't too happy about him getting cozy with big money interests.

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  2. Trump blames Obama for not vetting former national security adviser Michael FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... foreign sources after he was warned explicitly by the Pentagon," said Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Maryland, the top Democrat on the oversight panel, in a statement. Flynn maintained a top secret security clearance even after he was pushed out of his ...

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  3. African-American Mayors Association names New Haven mayor Toni Harp presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTNH

    The African American Mayors Association has named Toni Harp as the first woman AAMA President. Harp was sworn in today in Washington, DC among hundreds of Mayors from across the country.

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  4. Narragansetts blame FERC for problems on pipeline pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

    A Rhode Island Native American Tribe is trying to halt pipeline construction preparations in Otis State Forest until all precautions are taken to avoid and minimize damage to Native American historic sites with "religious significance" found along the pipeline path. In a letter filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Wednesday, the Narragansett Indian Tribal Historic Preservation Office said Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co.

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  5. Blast from the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    At his Senate confirmation hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath that he had never had contact with the... Allow me to interrupt this frenzy about gas prices and this furor over immigration, if only for a moment, to remind America that New Orleans is still drowning. The water that drowned New Orleans was pumped out long ago, but the city still suffocates, it still gasps for breath.

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  6. US Congress passes short-term bill to avert government shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    ... but "we're willing to extend things for a little bit more time" in hope more progress can be made. The No. 2 House Democrat, Steny Hoyer of Maryland, said he would oppose any more temporary spending bills for this year. During debate in the House, ...

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  7. NSA announces it will stop collecting some internet communicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... at the end of this year and lawmakers are weighing its reauthorization. Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, called the decision a "sound response to the technological challenges of the program ...

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  8. Trump blames Flynn's vetting on Obama administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... battle, including a fiery speech at the Republican National Convention in which he joined in as the crowd jeered Democrat Hillary Clinton. "Lock her up, that's right," he called out, applauding the delegates' chants. President Barack Obama fired ...

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  9. Thompson floats bill to name new Vallejo main post office after late Janet CapelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Vallejo's new main post office will be named for a well-loved Vallejo figure if U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson has his way. Thompson introduced a bill on Friday to designate the United States Postal Service facility at 2635 Napa St., as the “Janet R. Capello Post Office Building.” “Janet was a remarkable woman who dedicated her life to helping our community, and renaming this building is a fitting tribute to her legacy,” Thompson said in a statement.

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  10. Ex-Chicago Public Schools CEO gets prison time for kickbacksRead the original story

    Yesterday | CBS 3 Springfield

    A federal judge lamented the persistence of city corruption Friday as he sentenced the former head of Chicago Public Schools to 4 A1 2 years in prison for steering $23 million in no-bid city contracts to education firms for a cut of more than $2 million in kickbacks. Barbara Byrd-Bennett's brazenness in bilking a district buckling under major financial strain made her crime much worse, Judge Edmond Chang said at the sentencing hearing in U.S. District Court in Chicago.

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  11. U.S. Senator Thomas R. Carper celebrates Delaware Arbor Day at Dover Air Force BaseRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    U.S. Senator Thomas R. Carper helped plant an American holly tree at Dover Air Force Base to commemorate Arbor Day in the First State. . DOVER, Del.

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  12. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    President Donald Trump took a high-caliber victory lap on Friday before a crowd of 10,000 gun owners and Second Amendment enthusiasts, telling the National Rifle AssociationA s annual convention that he would protect A the sacred right of self-defense for all of our citizens.A A I will never, ever infringe on the right of the people to keep and bear arms,A Trump boomed in a campaign-style speech in Atlanta. A Never ever.A A The eight-year assault on your Second Amendment freedoms has come to a crashing end,A he boasted, referring to the twilight of his predecessorA s term in office.

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  13. Springsteen recounts struggle to live outside bliss of rock songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Bruce Springsteen talked on Friday about his struggle to live in the real world rather than inside the lyrical songs he has composed over his 40-year career. Recording artist Bruce Springsteen performs during a campaign event for U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. November 7, 2016.

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  14. Democrats bash Trump's first 100 days but 'pretty exciting' for GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ... Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., said. "One hundred days of handouts to the richest in our countries." The New York Democrat took aim at the last, frenzied week of the Trump administration, calling it a "metaphor for how poorly the president has ...

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  15. On MSNBC, Schiff Empty-Handed On Trump-Russia Investigation ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsBusters.org

    The mainstream media is starting to notice that there have been absolutely no results in the House Trump-Russia collusion investigations. One of those journalists impatient for results is BBC World News America anchor and MSNBC contributor Katty Kay who asked the ranking Democrat of the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, on the April 28 Morning Joe why there is seems to be no progress in their investigation.

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  16. Large Magazine Ban Challenged By Gun OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Mother Lode

    A group of California gun owners is challenging the state's ban on large capacity magazines, arguing it violates their constitutional rights. The federal lawsuit was filed on Friday in Fresno representing seven individuals and four civil rights organizations.

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  17. The buzzword of Trump's first 100 days in office: shake-up, and then someRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    In this March, 15, 2017, file photo, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., left, followed by the committee's ranking member, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., arrive for a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington to discuss the panel's investigation of Russian influence on the American presidential election and President ... (more)

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  18. Connelly: Washington's senators should hold town meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Even a huge turnout of protesters last February has not persuaded Rep. Dave Reichert, R-Wash., to change his mind and hold a town meeting. Reichert is the lone Republican member of Congress from the Puget Sound region.

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  19. NSA to Curtail Surveillance of Americans' Email, Text MessagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... reported the incidents to Congress and to the federal court that monitors such surveillance. Senator Ron Wyden, a Democrat from the northwestern state of Oregon, told reporters Friday that he had been working on this issue "for years and years" and ...

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  20. Chicago schools to stay open despite lawsuit's rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    Chicago's mayor said the city's public schools will remain open until the end of the school year, despite a judge's decision Friday to toss a district lawsuit over education funding by the state of Illinois. Cook County Circuit Judge Franklin Ulyses Valderrama denied a Chicago Public Schools motion for an injunction seeking to bar the state from distributing education funds in a discriminatory manner.

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