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7 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Views differ of imam accused in terror case

In this March 28, 2003 file photo, radical Muslim cleric Mustafa Kamel Mustafa prays in a street outside his Mosque in north London.

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Related Topix: Bly, OR, Terrorism

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Paid family leave hits a snag in states

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand helps Ethan, left, and Alison Acton, center, with their puzzles during a news conference on Feb. 18. 2014, in Plattsburgh, N.Y. / Associated Press California became the first state to embrace government-backed paid family and medical leave more than a decade ago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, California, California Government

Greenwich Citizen

Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

In this Wednesday, March 26, 2014 photo, Chet Kanojia, the founder and CEO of Aereo, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press, in New York.

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Related Topix: US Supreme Court, US News

WLNE-TV Providence

NYC to change maligned Sandy rebuilding program

Lawyers for two Oklahoma women and the county clerk who would not give them a marriage license go before a federal appeals court with a familiar question for the judges: Did the state's voters single out gay... A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States sharply questioned ... (more)

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Related Topix: Colorado, Prison

KAUZ

Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child

Lawyers for two Oklahoma women and the county clerk who would not give them a marriage license go before a federal appeals court with a familiar question for the judges: Did the state's voters single out gay... A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States sharply questioned ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison

Star-Telegram.com

Tom Berman named deputy for AP's Central Region

Tom Berman, a veteran editor and leader at The Associated Press who has directed coverage of stories ranging from air disasters, terror attacks and the ongoing unrest in Ukraine, has been named the cooperative's new deputy editor for the U.S. Central Region, overseeing the AP's journalism in 14 states in middle America.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Illinois

Houston Chronicle

Tom Berman named deputy for AP's Central Region

This April 16, 2014 photo shows Tom Berman, new deputy editor for the U.S. Central Region, overseeing the AP's journalism in 14 states in middle America.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Illinois

News9 Oklahoma City

S. Sudan: 12 die after mob attacks UN base

The government's latest report card on food poisoning is out, and it has some good news: a drop in illnesses from salmonella.

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Related Topix: World News, Sudan, Africa, Wedding, South Sudan

Detroit Free Press

Valerie Harper says she's no longer dying of cancer

This image released by ABC shows actress Valerie Harper on 'Good Morning America,' Wednesday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Rhoda, Entertainment, Television, Valerie Harper, Health, Brain Cancer

Democracy Now

New York Drops Police Unit that Spied on Muslims, But Will it End Broader Profiling & Surveillance?

Linda Sarsour , director of the Arab American Association of New York and the national advocacy director for the National Network for Arab American Communities.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, New Times, US News, Liberal Political News

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Gunning for the gun lobby: Bloomberg will spend $50 million

Ex-New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is opening his checkbook with a pledge to spend $50 million to support candidates, legislation and grassroots organizing to promote firearms safety in gun safety and challenge the powerful Gun Lobby.

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Related Topix: Guns, Violent Crime

KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Home sales of $10 million rise in Connecticut town

This photo provided by David Ogilvy & Associates shows Copper Beech Farm. This photo provided by David Ogilvy & Associates shows the pool at Copper Beech Farm.

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Related Topix: Housing, New Canaan, CT, Canaan, CT

ABC News

Official: 6 Subpoenas in NY Stock Trade Probe

An official familiar with the investigation says the New York Attorney General's Office has issued subpoenas to six firms and sent a letter to another for details about split-second stock trading and any unfair advantages.

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Related Topix: Computers

Detroit Free Press

Bill Ford drives new Mustang on stage in New York

Bill Ford, Ford Motor Company's executive chairman, foreground, sits in the all-new 2015 Mustang convertible as it's introduced on the 86th floor observation deck of the Empire State Building during the New York International Auto Show, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Ford Mustang GT, Ford GT

Kennebec Journal

Strahan's 'GMA' side job confirmed with his visit

Michael Strahan has made good on reports that he's joining "Good Morning America" by paying a visit to the ABC breakfast show on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Live! With Kelly and Michael

JD Journal

New Hampshire Adultery Law Repealed

A 200-year-old law criminalizing marital infidelity in New Hampshire could be repealed this year.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Maggie Hassan, US Governors

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Denver Post

Editorial: Well-deserved Pulitzer Prize for Washington Post, Guardian

Ewan MacAskill, left, and Laura Poitras, part of the reporting team that won a Pulitzer Prize for The Guardian U.S., the British newspaper s American operation, chat online with leaker Edward Snowden on Monday in New York.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Opinion

KEPR CBS 19

New York police end Muslim surveillance program

The New York Police Department said Tuesday it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to try to detect terror threats in Muslim communities through secret surveillance sparked outrage.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Criterion Collection extends Hulu streaming deal

NEW YORK -- The Criterion Collection and Hulu have extended their deal to keep the video platform as the exclusive streaming home of Criterion's vast library of art house films.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema

SFGate

Media group names award after AP's Niedringhaus

In this Saturday, April 5, 2014 file photo, roses lay in front of a picture of the Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus, 48, who was killed April 4, 2014 in Afghanistan, in Paris.

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