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OBAMA PITCHES MORTGAGE OVERHAUL AS HOUSING RALLIES PHOENIX -- President Barack Obama says taxpayers can no longer be on the hook for bad decisions by mortgage lenders.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Financial Services, Fannie Mae, Amazon, Publishing, Jeff Bezos

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Beretta, moving production out of Md., joins gunmakers heading to friendlier states

Ray Banks, 64, a 20-year resident of Accokeek, Md., gets breakfast at B&J Carry-Out on July 24. "This isn't about economics.

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Related Topix: Accokeek, MD, The Washington Post Company, L 3 Communication Holdings, Publishing, Telecom

CNN

Clinton jokes: Darth Vader would not be my choice for president

A recent tongue-in-cheek analysis shows Americans prefer Darth Vader more than any potential 2016 presidential candidate.

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Related Topix: Publishing, US Politics, US News

The Washington Post

Silver Line: What to watch for on Monday

New riders had all the usual problems with the fare gates, but the red and green lights marking the ones available for entry were difficult to see.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Blog News, Fairfax County, VA, Reston, VA, Benning (Washington, DC)

The Nation

One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/international/27-Jul-2014/one-of-five-9-11-accused-to-be-tried-separately-judge For news details Read on : One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge WASHINGTON : A US military judge at Guantanamo Bay has ruled that one of the five alleged September 11 plotters, Yemeni Ramzi Binalshibh, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Guantanamo Bay, Publishing, Cuba, World News,

Battle Creek Enquirer

Lee Hamilton: Incumbents work broken system to their advantage

It's no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

EDITORIAL: A self-inflicted VA crisis we cannot afford

The headlines screamed from the pages of the nation’s newspapers. In November 2013, USA Today said, “Many veterans still wait weeks for mental health care.” The newspaper reported that while veterans were committing suicide at a rate of 22 per day, it took more than two weeks to get a first-time psychiatric appointment.

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Related Topix: USA Today, Publishing, Media, The Washington Post Company, Life, Veteran Affairs, US News, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

NewsBusters.org

WashPost Reporter Implies Obama Was 'Asleep at the Switch'...

NPR talk show host Diane Rehm was probably panicking a bit on Friday as the liberal reporters roundtable seemed to agree that President Obama was "asleep at the switch" on the border-children crisis.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Immigration Reform, US News, George Bush

Hot Air

Walsh: Blaming PTSD for my plagiarism was kind of a speak-o

Senator John Walsh had the worst week in Washington, as the Washington Post's Chris Cillizza wrote yesterday , and not just for getting caught plagiarizing his Army War College master's thesis .

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Related Topix: Publishing, US News

The Washington Post

Metro's new $2.9 billion Silver Line rolls down the tracks for the first time

A Silver Line train is seen at the Wiehle-Reston East Metro station on Saturday.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Gerald Connolly, Democrat, Virginia, Fairfax County, VA, Dulles, VA

The Washington Post

As Silver Line draws new riders to Metro, some tips for the newbies

Transit planners are very confident that they will draw thousands of new riders to Metrorail in the months after the Silver Line's opening .

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing

American Thinker

$34 billion in new regs to drop after the election

A study by the American Action Forum has concluded that the government will issue $34 billion in new regulations - delayed for political reasons until after the election.

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Related Topix: US News, The Washington Post Company, Publishing

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Washington Post

D.C.'s first major-pulpit married gay rabbi wants to create haven for everyone

Rabbi Adam Rosenwasser just became the first rabbi hired in Washington to fill a major pulpit who is married to someone of the same-gender.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Washington, DC, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Chevy Chase (Washington, DC), Publishing, Religion, Judaism

NH Insider

Guinta For Congress - Shea-Porter's Ties to President Obama and Nancy ...

On September 12, 2013, Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter voted against a simple piece of legislation that required income verification to receive ObmaCare subsidies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, Publishing, Republican, Representative Frank Guinta

Washington Examiner

Woman gets 4 years for stealing $5M from nonprofit

A woman known for donating gowns from her Maryland bridal shop to military brides has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for stealing more than $5 million from her nonprofit employer.

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Related Topix: Upper Marlboro, MD, The Washington Post Company, Publishing

Russia Taday

'Slam dunk journalism' or propaganda warfare?

Since 1996 he has been sending his daily newsletter, Johnson's Russia List, to thousands of subscribers - foreign policy experts, diplomats, businessmen, and scholars around the world who use his materials as their main source of information on foreign and specifically US - Russia affairs.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Vladimir Putin, Opinion

NewsBusters.org

Guilty! CNN's Chris Cuomo Slams Jon Stewart As a Pretend Newsman ...

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo talks tough, but is very sensitive to criticism, fighting with critics on Twitter and elsewhere.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Blog News

The Washington Post

LivingSocial's losses narrow in the second quarter

District-based deal purveyor LivingSocial narrowed its losses in the second quarter of the year, regulatory filings show, after enduring financial struggles that included steep losses, business closures and layoffs.

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Related Topix: LivingSocial, Amazon, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Business News

Russia Taday

White House and Senate close to agreement on curbing NSA spying

Even with the start of a month-long congressional recess only two weeks away, lawmakers in the United States Senate may soon vote on a long-awaited surveillance reform bill before heading home for the rest of summer.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Publishing, The Washington Post Company

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Al Jazeera

Tehran 'detains three US-Iranian journalists'

The Committee to Protect Journalists has called on the Iranian government to immediately release four detained journalists, three of whom it said had US-Iranian nationality.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Publishing, Activism

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