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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Why I let my children walk to the corner store - and why other parents should, too

Of all the adventures my lucky children had this summer - swimming in two oceans, hanging out on their bearded uncle's commercial salmon fishing boat, endless popsicles - the biggest one, they told me, was just 495 feet away in their own Washington, D.C., neighborhood.

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8 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Police probe theft from Rosa Parks' old apartmentPolice probe theft...

Thieves have struck the apartment complex where Rosa Parks lived when she made history by refusing to give up her seat to a white person on a city bus in Montgomery, Alabama, police said Tuesday.

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13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Daughters Going Purple for Pulmonary Fibrosis

ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2014 -- The Daughters of PF , an advocacy group associated with the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis , recently gathered in the Atlanta area to kick-start their national campaign to generate awareness of Pulmonary Fibrosis during National Pulmonary Fibrosis Month coming up in September.

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17 hrs ago | CBS Local

Former FBI Director Louis Freeh Injured In Vermont Car Crash

WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Former US FBI Director Louis Freeh makes an opening statement before before the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, investigating the 11 September, 2001 terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, 13 April, 2004 on Capitol Hill in Washington DC.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

International Business Times

'Batman V Superman': Set Photo Reveals Major Fight Scene, Superman Takes The Blame

"Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice" has been receiving so much hype lately with recent reveals of possible plot details and set photos.

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The Washington Post

House plans to spend up to $350,000 on Obama suit

US Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner speaks to the media during his weekly press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, USA, July 31, 2014.

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Newsday

Dvorak: Why I let my children walk around alone

Of all the adventures my lucky children had this summer - swimming in two oceans, hanging out on their bearded uncle's commercial salmon fishing boat, endless popsicles - the biggest one, they told me, was just 495 feet away in their own Washington, D.C., neighborhood.

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Forbes.com

VC/DC: The Accident-Prone Intersection of Innovation and Policy

I am the author of several books on technology and innovation. My new book, "Big Bang Disruption," co-authored with Paul F. Nunes, is now available.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

Historic preservation is not the bogeyman for finding cheap apartments in DC

Today's Post has an article, " The new housing market: Why it's so hard to find a cheap apartment in Washington, D.C. ," with this line about strategies for producing more and lower cost housing: In D.C., you could even ditch the large historic districts that make it extremely difficult to build anything substantial in many desirable neighborhoods.

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CBS Local

Congressman Peter King To Head To Israel In Show Of Support

MARCH 10: Committee Chairman Rep. Peter King listens during a hearing before the House Homeland Security Committee March 10, 2011 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

O-R Online

Wanted: Someone to make the case for infrastructure investment

Our roads and streets are like the weather – something we all have in common, something we can complain about and something we seem unable to fix.

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The Victoria Advocate

Pastors return from pro-Israel Capitol Hill event

The One New Man Church Pastor Janice Vargas, of Victoria, listens to Scripture at the church in Victoria.

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SeacoastOnline

102-year-old Hansen reflects on 'a pretty good life'

Kathleen Hansen, who turned 102 on Friday, said she shook hands with Charles Lindbergh, attended a tea party in the rose garden with Eleanor Roosevelt, received invitations to several presidential inaugurations, worked in Washington, D.C., for 45 years and "had a pretty good life."

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Breitbart.com

Obama Insiders Cash in on Crony Connections

President Barack Obama may be unpopular , but members of his inner circle of advisers are finding themselves in high demand for big money consulting gigs with crony capitalist companies like Uber and Apple, reports The Hill .

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Examiner.com

'Batman v. Superman' also found to be filmed in Washington, D.C.

Photo courtesy of Warner Brothers Entertainment, Inc., Ratpa C-Dune Entertianment LLC and RATPAC Entertaintment, LLC. Photo by Clay Enos Photo courtesy of Warner Brothers Entertainment, Inc., Ratpa C-Dune Entertianment LLC and RATPAC Entertaintment, LLC. Photo by Clay Enos According to Batman News on Friday, some photos taken in Washington, D.C.

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Covington Reporter

Schools labeled as failing, but are they?

Who's going to flinch first? The state and the US Department of Education are playing a game of chicken that by design puts Washington state students in the middle.

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IGN

Superman May Answer for Metropolis' Destruction

The controversial third act of Man of Steel -- which saw Superman and General Zod lay waste to Manhattan in a battle royale -- will reportedly be addressed head on in the forthcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice .

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Yellen: Labor market 'has yet to fully recover'

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday the recent rapid decline in the unemployment rate likely overstates the health of the labor market, which may have been altered persistently by the Great Recession.

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Vineyard Gazette Online

And a Polar Bear Shall Lead Them; Frostpaw Sweats for Our Future

Earlier in August, residents and visitors of Martha's Vineyard saw an unusual creature cohabitating with the Island's native species: a seven-foot tall polar bear.

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The Bennington Banner

Local woman elected commander of Vermont Disabled American Veterans

Bennington resident and former commander of the Bennington chapter of the Disabled American Veterans Lisa Sloan has been named the commander for the state of Vermont, the state's first female commander in more than 50 years.

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