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1 hr ago | The Jewish News Weekly

Agenda set for next round of Iran nuke talks in May

The next round of nuclear talks between Iran and the major powers will attempt to "bridge the gaps" toward a comprehensive agreement, the top European negotiator said.

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17 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

The Cuba embargo is such a bad idea

On a drive across Cuba a few weeks ago, my family and I decided to make a quick detour to the Bay of Pigs.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Townhall

Politically connected Florida doctor rakes in $21M in Medicare payments | William Patrick | 94

A South Florida doctor with campaign finance ties to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., took in a whopping $20.8 million in Medicare reimbursements in 2012, according to an Associated Press analysis of physician data released by the Obama administration.

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The Nation

Is This the Moment to Normalize US Relations With Cuba?

Until last week, New Jersey Democratic Senator Robert Menendez, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, was relatively untouchable among Democrats, while holding virtual veto power over US Cuba policy and being a military hawk on US policies towards Syria, Iran and Venezuela.

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PanArmenian Network

U.S. House Speaker says Genocide recognition not on agenda

PanARMENIAN.Net - Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner paid a surprise visit to Ankara where he assured Turkish leaders that the latest bill to recognize the Armenian Genocide will not be brought onto the legislative agenda.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Groong

LETTER to EDITOR of The Times, UK

The Times, UK April 11, 2014 Friday 12:01 AM GMT SECTION: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Nagorno again; Nagorno-Karabakh, says one recent visitor, is not part of Armenia but a flourishing independent state Sir, I recently visited Nagorno-Karabakh.

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The Hill

Obama, faith leaders talk immigration reform

President Obama met with faith leaders Tuesday to discuss immigration, as Democrats looked to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans to take up immigration reform this year.

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The Bennington Banner

That's a lot of money, but there's more to the story

Of the 825,000 individual physicians in Medicare's claims data base, 344 physicians took in at least $3 million apiece for a total of nearly $1.5 billion, according to a study by the Associate Press of data recently released by the Obama administration.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

PanArmenian Network

U.S. envoy, Turkey's AKP rep. discuss Armenian Genocide resolution

PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. ambassador to Turkey Francis Ricciardone and Justice and Development Party Deputy Head Mehmet Ali Sahin discussed the U.S. Senate committee's adopting of the Armenian Genocide Resolution, TRT Haber said.

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PanArmenian Network

Turkish media accuse Hizmet group of backing Genocide resolution

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Turkic American Alliance has refuted the pro-government daily Sabah's and Yeni A afak's claims of "treachery," linking the Hizmet movement, a faith-based group inspired by Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Glen, with the passing of the Armenian Genocide resolution at the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Today's Zaman ... (more)

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The Jersey Journal

Bamboozled: Credit card customer stuck with 30 percent rate despite four years of perfect payments

Steve Nagy once had credit troubles, but his payment history has been perfect for nearly four years.

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Silver City Sun-News

Esther Cepeda: Playing politics with immigration

It's a shame that Republicans blocked a resolution calling for the Senate to honor the legacy of Chicano icon Cesar Chavez.

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Asbury Park Press

LoBiondo breaks with party on budget

Republican Rep. Frank LoBiondo of New Jersey broke with his party last week on legislation that would balance the budget in 10 years by cutting taxes, repealing the Affordable Care Act and cutting social programs.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Groong

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Adopts Armenian Genocide Resolution

SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE ADOPTS ARMENIAN GENOCIDE RESOLUTION Thursday, April 10th, 2014 Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Robert Menendez speaks at Wednesday's Genocide commemoration on Capitol Hill Chairman Menendez spearheads successful campaign for truth over strong opposition from White House; Turkish Government ... (more)

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Sunherald.com

Wealthy Fla. doctor linked to senator back in news

This Jan. 31, 2010, file image released by Miami Dade College shows Dr. Salomon Melgen, posing for a photo at the book signing of "Growing American Roots", a book by Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., at the college in Miami.

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Northern Michigan News

Wealthy Fla. doctor linked to senator back in news

A wealthy Florida doctor whose offices were raided by the FBI and who allowed a U.S. senator to use his private jet is again under scrutiny for receiving more money from the taxpayer-funded Medicare program than any other doctor.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Why The United States Has Done Nothing About Venezuela

Venezuela's national police arrest an anti-government protester during riots in Caracas April 6, 2014.

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Asbury Park Press

EPA to announce Passaic River cleanup plan

Officials are set to make an announcement about the cleanup of New Jersey's Passaic River.

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NJ.com

NJ Politics Roundup: Bridge scandal ruling, Christie town hall, state debt rating, and more

TRENTON - A state judge ruled Wednesday that two key figures - Bridget Anne Kelly and Bill Stepien - in the George Washington Bridge scandal do not have to turn over records to a legislative panel investigating the issue.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Armenian Liberty

U.S. Senate Committee Approves Armenian Genocide Bill

U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez and ranking member Senator Bob Corker hold a news conference after a Senate vote on an aid package for Ukraine at the U.S. Capitol in Washington March 27, 2014.

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