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  1. Biden testing political waters in FloridaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    Approaching a time of decision, Vice President Joe Biden tested the political waters in Florida on Wednesday as he mulls over whether to join a 2016 presidential race that's left a lot Democrats wanting more choice. Biden attended a fundraiser Wednesday night for Senate Democrats after a speech at Miami Dade College promoting the administration's education agenda.

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  2. Barack Obama becomes first US president to cross the Arctic CircleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    President Barack Obama and Bristol Bay Native Association President Ralph Andrersen at a shop to highlight the high cost of groceries in Alaska, Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle in a first by a sitting US president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. His visit to Kotzebue, a town of some 3,000 people in the Alaska Arctic, was designed to snap the country to attention by illustrating the ways warmer temperatures have already threatened entire communities and ways of life in Alaska.

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  3. Christie and His Competitors Dehumanizing ImmigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    When given the opportunity on Sunday to back away from it, Christie defended his plan to monitor immigrants like FedEx tracking parcels. Rick Perry made the same comparison in New Hampshire earlier this month, just days before he compared undocumented immigration to "a disease."

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  4. AP survey: How cities are responding to surge in oil-train traffic, threat of derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Mile-long trains carrying millions of gallons of crude have become a common sight in cities around the U.S., raising concern about the possibility of a catastrophic derailment near crowded neighborhoods or critical infrastructure. In the wake of a half-dozen fiery crashes this year, The Associated Press surveyed nearly a dozen cities with populations of more than 250,000 to gauge how prepared they are to respond to an oil-train derailment.

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  5. Why do Fundies support Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It baffles me given his immigrant wife, his multiple marriages and divorces, his bankruptcies, his inability to quote anything Biblical, his inclination to sue first and never forgive. So here are two quick theories on why perhaps Christian fundamentalists in this country are flocking to support a guy who you might think they would be condemning.

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  6. Does Anyone IQ Check Words Before They Speak?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    So with one small statement Ex-Pol Marco Maybe My Parents Didn't Exactly Flee Rubio contradicts and makes the case for marriage equality in Kentucy and why offering "sanctuary" to the Martyrs is letting them basically say "I might catch it, so let someone else do my job just continue to pay me." I watched this bumpkin from Kentucky "ready to die" for his cause and that his state constitution trumps the Supreme Court.

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  7. Court to memorialize late attorney David SwansonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times Observer

    A tribute to the late David Swanson, a well-respected Warren lawyer who died in December, will be held in the main courtroom of the Warren County Courthouse on Friday. The memorial court, which is open to the public, will begin at 3 p.m. Swanson was a member of the Pennsylvania Bar for 57 years, according to Attorney Tim Bevevino, a partner in Swanson's firm, Swanson, Bevevino and Gilford.

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  8. Today, NPR made Sanders an unperson...at least for NPR listenersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    NPR political correspondent Mara Liasson performed acrobatics before a live audience of radio listeners today - twisting herself into a pretzel to avoid mentioning Bernie Sanders and his stunning campaign successes. Her four-minute piece focused on Joe Biden and whether or not he would choose to enter the 2016 Democratic presidential primary.

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  9. A-F grades could die on technicalityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Department of Education is investigating whether a legal technicality could cancel A-to-F school accountability grades this year.

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  10. Letters on campaign a news,a Terri Moses, Brownback, Gitmo, gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Since it is September 2015 and I, for one, am already pretty numbed by the continual efforts of the media to worry to their core every kernel of anything that any candidate spews into the fray, and since we will all apparently have to put up with it until November 2016, I have a practical suggestion: Let's, by popular demand, encourage the creation of up to three television channels to be entirely devoted to political campaigning, messages, advertisements, coverage, pundit comment and reportage, 24 hours a day, and ban all those things on all other channels. ABC, NBC, CBS and any number of cable channels can have their own special hours on those channels to search out each tiny tidbit of campaign "news."

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  11. Benghazi panel will grill Clinton aide behind closed doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    The House panel investigating the fatal 2012 Benghazi attack is set to interrogate two of then-Secretary of Hillary Clinton's top aides this week: former chief-of-staff Cheryl Mills on Thursday and former top aide Jake Sullivan on Friday. A source close to Mills told CNN Wednesday that Mills requested that her full testimony take place publicly -- amid fears that Republicans will selectively leak bits and pieces -- was denied.

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  12. Guatemala prosecutor gets judge's order to detain presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSWO

    2, 2015. As Guatemala's presidential campaign builds to a climax, the biggest rallies of all have been demands to call off t... As a small northern Illinois community mourned a popular veteran police officer who was fatally shot while on duty, authorities scoured the area overnight in search of three men wanted in his slaying.

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  13. Asian stocks rise amid China holiday, get Wall Street perkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KMPH-TV Fresno

    2, 2015. U.S. and global stock markets were recovering in early morning trading Wednesday after a sharp se... .

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  14. China pledges to cut 300,000 troops from its massive armyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KSWO

    A private Christian university in Spokane says five members of the women's soccer team were suspended from a match after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs. A private Christian university in Spokane says five members of the women's soccer team were suspended from a match after a social media post surfaced showing them dressed in blackface and afro wigs.

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  15. Another View -- Bobby Jindal: We end Obamacare only with a truly conservative alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    IMAGINE AN AMERICA in which the government sends you a check every year, rising with age from $900 to $3,000.

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  16. Worker who helped Clinton set up email server takes FifthRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    A former State Department employee who helped Hillary Rodham Clinton set up her private email server said he will assert his Fifth Amendment right not to testify before the House committee on Benghazi. Attorneys for Brian Pagliano sent the committee a letter Monday saying their client would not testify at a hearing planned for next week.

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  17. Invoking India, Obama continues hunt for more votes on Iran dealRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    After clinching enough votes in the Senate to save the Iran nuclear deal, the Obama administration warned lawmakers it would be an "illusion" to expect countries like India to back fresh sanctions against Tehran. The warning came shortly after Barbara Mikulski, Wednesday became the 34th Democratic senator to back the deal to give President Barack Obama the required one third support in the 100 member chamber to sustain his veto of a resolution of disapproval.

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  18. Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    This Aug. 7, 2008 aerial file photo shows the barrier island on which the village of Kivalina, Alaska is located. It stretches along the edge of the Chukchi Sea..

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  19. Peoria, creator of Twitter parody account settle suitRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    Jon Daniel speaks in 2014 at the American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois office in Chicago. Daniel, who created a spoof Twitter account in the name of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis,who took his case to federal court after police raided his home.

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  20. Rand Paul: Obama should still be nervous about Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    Sep. 02, 2015 - 3:54 - GOP presidential candidate Rand Paul sounds off on Pres. Obama appearing to now have enough support in Congress to fend off Republican efforts to reject his controversial Iran nuclear program deal

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