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  1. Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churchesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first openly gay bishop. The vote came in Salt Lake City at the Episcopal General Convention, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide.

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  2. Congress creates fireworks by leaving credit bank on-hold for July 4th breakRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Typical of his training as a mechanical engineer, Paul Perkins is clear and direct about the business of Amatrol, Inc., the company his father started in Clarksville almost 34 years ago. "We design and manufacture learning systems for technical education," Perkins said.

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  3. In Wisconsin, Sanders appeals to like-minded liberalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    California's drought-stricken cities set a record for water conservation, reducing usage 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday. California's drought-stricken cities set a record for water conservation, reducing usage 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday.

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  4. Rep. Ted Yoho: Congress Should Keep Sanctions on CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    Congress should not lift economic sanctions against Cuba until "we get some of the details worked out" with Havana on human rights and many other issues, Rep. Ted Yoho told Newsmax on Wednesday. "I don't think we should do that," the first-term Florida Republican said in an interview.

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  5. Bush Likely Earned Less, Paid Higher Tax Rate than ClintonsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    In the first presidential race since Democrats cast the GOP nominee as an out-of-touch millionaire, Republican Jeb Bush is aggressively trying to flip the script. Bush released three decades of federal tax returns on Tuesday that show he's generated a vast fortune since leaving the Florida governor's mansion.

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  6. O'Reilly: Gay Marriage Ruling May Put People of Faith in DangerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    Religious Americans may be in danger following last Friday's Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriage, Fox News Channel's Bill O'Reilly said Wednesday. The ruling had the far left "delirious with joy," not because gay people are allowed to marry, he said, but because it is a knock against religion.

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  7. California cities show biggest water savings yet in droughtRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    California's drought-stricken cities set a record for water conservation, reducing usage 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday. California's drought-stricken cities set a record for water conservation, reducing usage 29 percent in May, according to data released by a state agency Wednesday.

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  8. Christie says his campaign for president feels familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Christie announced his presidential bid earlier in the day in New Jers... . Republican presidential candidate New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie stops to talk with Kevin Dunn, 8, of Concord, N.H., after a town hall meeting campaign stop in Sandown, N.H., Tuesday June 30, 2015.

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  9. Hillary Clinton has raised $45 million in campaign contributions so farRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The chairman of the 2016 Hillary Clinton presidential campaign says more than 90 percent of the donations were less than $100. Democratic US presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said on Wednesday her campaign has raised more than $45 million during its first quarter.

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  10. US flag to fly over Havana again, but that won't end America's Cuba debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Cuba is one of a number of key foreign-policy issues in which President Obama has sought to get beyond what he has seen as mistaken policies of the past. The approach has been vaunted by some, vilified by others.

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  11. America's 'Plan B' for Iran comes with one huge problemRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    The Iranian nuclear negotiations are currently in overtime as negotiators have agreed to work past the previous June 30 deadline. Should negotiations ultimately fail and Tehran makes a break for a nuclear weapon, the US has signalled that it is ready to attack Iranian nuclear facilities with an awe-inspiring "plan B" - the 30,000-pound bunker busting Massive Ordnance Penetrator .

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  12. GM Jerry Dipoto departs after 3 1/2 years with AngelsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Atlanta

    Episcopalians are set to vote Wednesday on allowing religious weddings for same-sex couples, just days after the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage nationwide. Episcopalians voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of gay rights that began more than a decade ago with the pioneering election of the first... A shark bit a 68-year-old man several times Wednesday in waist-deep water off North Carolina's Outer Banks, officials said, the seventh attack in the state's coastal waters in less than three weeks.

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  13. Bishop Gene Robinson addresses the congregation at Christ Church in Philadelphia, May 1, 2005.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KBMT

    Days after the U.S. Supreme Court granted constitutional protection to gay marriage, Episcopalians gave their blessing Wednesday to church weddings for same-sex couples. The denomination's landmark vote, at the Episcopal General Convention in Salt Lake City, came 12 years after the church made history by electing its first openly gay bishop.

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  14. Donald Trump offers rare praise for ObamaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GantDaily.com

    Bombastic GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump offered a rare spot of praise for President Barack Obama on Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Don Lemon. He also said improving race relations would be a priority for him if elected president.

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  15. North Dakota Senators Work To Regain Employment CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Valley News Live

    Since the early 1970s, the government has banned oil drilled in America from going to foreign shores. North Dakota's senators are working to change that.

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  16. John Muir Health in Walnut Creek to pay $550,000 to settle Medicare disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

    John Muir Health agreed to pay the government $550,000 after a whistle-blower claimed the company submitted false claims for Medicare reimbursement, federal officials said. The whistle-blower said that physicians, contracted with John Muir Health in Walnut Creek to do radiation therapy, failed to supervise such treatment between January 2009 and December 2013, according to a news release from the U.S. Department of Justice.

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  17. U.S., Cuba agree to restore diplomatic ties on July 20, ending 54-year freezeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Japan Times

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, during a break in the Iranian nuclear negotiations in Vienna, watches President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden as they appear in the White House Rose Garden on Wednesday to announce plans to reopen a U.S. Embassy in Cuba, and to have Kerry visit Havana later this summer. The United States and Cuba formally agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic relations on July 20, setting up a trip to Havana by John Kerry, who would become the first U.S. secretary of state to visit the country in 70 years.

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  18. More Spanish speakers in US than SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    The United States is now the second largest Spanish-speaking country, second only to Mexico, according to a new report by the Spain-based nonprofit Instituto Cervantes. Surpassing major Spanish-speaking nations such as Spain and Colombia, the United States is home to 41 million native Spanish speakers, with an additional 11.6 million who are bilingual, according to data collected from the U.S. census and other government sources.

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  19. US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares highRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Feb. 14, 2013 file photo, Travelers pass through a corridor at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia. The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion between major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.

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  20. UK removal firm hit with A 18k bill after 13 illegal immigrants found in lorryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    UK removal firm hit with 18,000 bill for having 13 illegal immigrants in back of lorry even though it was them who reported it A UK removal firm was slapped with an 18,000 bill after 13 illegal immigrants were found hiding in one of its trucks - even though the driver had been the one to report it. The driver, who pulled over on the M25 motorway on his return trip from France, had been alerted to banging noises coming from the back of his removal lorry and called police.

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