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  1. Clinton campaign corrals mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    Hillary Clinton's campaign used a rope to keep journalists away from the candidate on Saturday while she walked in this small town's July Fourth parade. The ensuing photos of journalists, including a CNN reporter, being somewhat dragged by a thin white rope as Clinton walked down Main Street caught fire online.

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  2. America celebrates July 4 with parades, fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The Sons of the American Revolution color guard present the colors during an Independence Day celebration and naturalization ceremony Saturday at Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia. The United States marked 239 years as an independent nation Saturday as it celebrated the Fourth of July with parades, fireworks, food and music.

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  3. Let us prepare for Hillary, but as we do, let's also enjoy the circus of the American election.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    America will elect a new occupant of the White House next year and India had better start paying attention to the presidential race. The American president is not like the president of France, say, whose identity makes not one jot of difference to Indians.

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  4. Enough! Stop More Giant Truck-Trailers on Your HighwaysRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    Are you one of the millions of people in the United States who drives a car every day? How do you react to the trucking industry, whose lobbyists with ample campaign cash swarm over Congress, pressing for a rider to a transportation appropriations bill to be passed to overturn laws in 39 states that currently ban unsafe double 33 foottractor-trailer combinations? What is your opinion of another provision in this bill to permanently increase truck driver working and driving hours up to 82 hours per week, abolishing the "weekend off" for two nights of restorative rest? Or what is your view of various exemptions that allow current federal truck weight limits of 80,000 lbs.

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  5. Shark wins pole vault.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    "Mrs. Clintona s aides, in what they said was an effort to allow voters to reach her freely without her being surrounded by a mass of reporters, kept the dozen journalists covering the event behind a length of rope carried by two campaign aides. " A tag is a way to search for this diary.

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  6. Jeb Bush's Top Economic Advisor Is The Same One Who Tanked The Economy Under His BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Everything you could expect in terms of "economic policy" in a Jeb Bush Administration is contained in this short clip from Inside Job , featuring Jeb's newly-hired top Economic advisor, Glenn Hubbard. Hubbard, you may recall, was George W. Bush's chief economist, the principle architect of the Bush tax cuts, and wrote a paper co-authored with Goldman Sachs in which he praised and encouraged the essentially unregulated trading in derivatives that ultimately led to the Financial crisis.

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  7. This week in the war on workers: Here's why expanding overtime is so importantRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    President Obama's announcement that his administration plans to expand overtime protections was very good news for workers. Raising the amount under which all salaried workers are eligible for overtime pay from less than $24,000 to more than $50,000 means that workers will either get paid fairly for the time they work or they'll get more time off work, likely meaning jobs created for other workers.

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  8. Eyeing Senate bid, Lt. Gov. Lopez-Cantera must decide whether to stay or goRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    STAY OR GO?: After 18 months in Gov. Rick Scott's shadow, Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera has to make his first big decision.

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  9. Mexican military: troops instructed to respect human rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    This July 3, 2014 file photo shows bullet holes and splattered blood on the wall of an an unfinished warehouse, where bodies of suspected criminals were found after an alleged gun battle with soldiers, on the outskirts of San Pedro Limon in Mexico state, Mexico. A Mexican human rights group released documents Thursday, July 2, 2015, that show high-ranking officers had given soldiers standing orders to "kill criminals" ahead of last year's army slaying of the suspected criminals.

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  10. Padres fall to Cardinals, 2-1Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    After being acquired last July, the 27-year-old then-rookie helped inject energy into a nondescript lineup. In a moribund season that was conceded before the All-Star Game, the Padres went 36-31 after the break.

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  11. Norris starts despite AC sprainRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In the third inning of Friday's game here, Norris legged out an infield single before tumbling over first baseman Xavier Scruggs and landing on his non-throwing shoulder. The catcher remained prone on the infield dirt for several moments while a trainer attended to him.

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  12. Clinton and Bush struggle to shed dynasty labels in N.H. paradesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    For Hillary Rodham Clinton, walking in Saturday's July 4th parade in this mountain hamlet was supposed to showcase the sometimes stiff candidate as accessible and in touch with the people - a champion for everyday Americans, as the Democratic presidential front-runner likes to put it. But the image Clinton projected seemed to reinforce how very different she is from the voters she was courting.

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  13. Veteran leans on walking sticks for therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. Mark R. Warner is an urban-dwelling Northern Virginian of the first order, down to the crisp suit and sharp haircut. But during a recent visit to the Hampton VA Medical Center, one accessory seemed out of place.

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  14. Nationals' Star Steps Up to the Plate in Washington and Takes...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    On Independence Day 2015, Washington Nationals' star slugger Bryce Harper stepped up to the plate in the nation's capital against defending World Series champs, the San Francisco Giants. As Harper's done 24 other times this season, he took a big swing and crushed the ball over the right field wall.

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  15. Greek Finance Minister Accuses Creditors of 'Terrorism'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Amid Greece's financial crisis and looking toward Sunday's national referendum on a bailout, the country's finance minister accused creditors of "terrorism" against Greek citizens, Reuters reported . "What they're doing with Greece has a name: terrorism," Yanis Varoufakis told Spanish newspaper El Mundo.

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  16. Gov. Walker and Wisconsin GOP retreat on open records limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    President Barack Obama is greeted by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker as he arrives on Air Force One at La Crosse Regional Airport, Thursday, July 2, 2015, in La Crosse, Wis. The president is en route to the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse where he is to speak about the economy and promote a proposed Labor Department rule that would make more workers eligible for overtime.

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  17. 2016 candidates dominate Sunday morning show lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    The 2016 candidates are making the Sunday morning show rounds again this weekend, with visits by no fewer than six candidates. Chuck Todd from "Meet the Press" will sit down with Texas Senator Ted Cruz.

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  18. Hillary Clinton EncouragesDistraught Gay ChildDepicted in Viral PhotoRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    This Humans of New York photo showing what it says is a distraught young boy crying because he is gay has gone viral, with thousands of people commenting on Facebook offering advice and words of support. "I'm homosexual and I'm afraid about what my future will be and that people won't like me," the caption reads.

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  19. McCain: U.S. needs to reconsider troop withdrawals from AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    In this video frame grab, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks to reporters during a visit to Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday, July 4, 2015.

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  20. La. NAACP groups gearing up for national marchRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    NAACP state chapters across the country, including Louisiana, plan to join a national march next month from Selma, Ala., to the nation's capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Voting Ri La. NAACP groups gearing up for national march WASHINGTON - NAACP state chapters across the country, including Louisiana, plan to join a national march next month from Selma, Ala., to the nation's capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Voting Ri Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Ryan P. Haygood, director of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund, talks outside the Supreme Court in Washington on Tuesday, about the Shelby County v. 1 comment