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19 hrs ago | Newswise

CUR to Honor Champion of Undergraduate Research at Capitol Hill Event

Washington, DC- Every day, across the nation, undergraduate students and faculty advisors engage in research that profoundly affects their educational and professional aspirations.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WDIO

Klobuchar Tours Chisholm Call Center That Is Adding Jobs

Updated: 04/23/2014 10:26 PM Created: 04/23/2014 10:14 PM WDIO.com By: Laurie Stribling lstribling@wdio.com Dozens of new jobs will soon be coming to the Iron Range.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, Minnesota Government

NorthlandsNewscenter.com

Sen. Klobuchar tours expanding Delta call center

"It's gotten tons of awards. And that's because of the employees, and when you do good work, you get more good work, and that's what this is about today," said Sen. Amy Klobuchar .

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

With eyes on possible Clinton run, questions on room for other women

But her candidacy would also likely block the paths for other women running for the White House, and, notably, for those who would like to be vice president.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government

Free Republic

Smartphone Kill Switch Could Become Federal Law

A week after California State Senator Mark Leno proposed a bill requiring a kill switch for smartphones sold in the state, federal lawmakers have put forward a similar bill.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barbara Mikulski, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Representative Mazie Hirono, US House of Representatives

St. Cloud Times

No clear leader for DFL nod in 6th District race

No clear leader for DFL nod in 6th District race on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/political-quarry/2014/04/22/dfl-congressional-candidates/8012199/ Heading into the convention, it isn't clear who'll win the backing of party delegates, though it's likely to be Sartell Mayor Joe Perske or Avon college professor Jim Read.

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Related Topix: Sartell, MN, Circle Pines, MN, St. Cloud, MN, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat

Mon Apr 21, 2014

KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Hills, MN One Year After April Ice Storm

Trees and limbs were knocked down and power was out for five days. Hills, Minnesota, was hit hard during last year's April ice storm.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Hills, MN, Mark Dayton

KSTP

7 Years, 30 Trips to Guatemala: 3 Girls Finally Call Minnesota Home

It took more than seven years and 30 trips to Guatemala for a Minnesota mom to adopt and bring three little girls home.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Fri Apr 18, 2014

KCRG

Woman Discuss Role In Politics At University Of Iowa

Women from across Eastern Iowa met Friday to discuss their role in politics. The event is being held in the old senate chambers in the Old Capitol building, a place where many men once served.

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Related Topix: University of Iowa, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Johnson County, IA

Consumer Reports

Smart phones need a - kill switch'

Even as smart phones continue to grow ever more sophisticated, they're not immune to a very mundane problem: theft.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Jose Serrano

The Daily Caller

Why Australia's richest person may doom Al Franken

In this May 10, 2011, file photo, Senate Privacy, Technology and the Law subcommittee Chairman Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.

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Related Topix: Al Franken, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Australia, Oceania, World News, Washington, DC, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling

The Washington Post

Does Government Printing Office need a digital-era name?

The Senate may vote soon on a bipartisan bill that would give the 153-year-old Government Printing Office a new name to better reflect its digital-age work.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Saxby Chambliss, Charles Schumer, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Star Tribune

Klobuchar bill would extend police hiring

A proposed $900 million extension of a community-oriented police program begun during the Clinton administration could pay for 2,600 additional police officers for cities across the country, including some in Minnesota, said U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar , who introduced the bill last week.

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Motorcycle USA

Drivers Privacy Act Now Includes Motorcycles

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator John Hoeven, Michael Capuano, US House of Representatives

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

A year after background check defeat, modest goals

A year after the Senate scuttled President Barack Obama's drive for new firearms restrictions, congressional gun control supporters are significantly winnowing their 2014 legislative agenda.

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Star Tribune

Sustain momentum on Great Lakes cleanup

The smooth pink granite rocks, windswept pines and sparkling waters of the Benjamin Islands create the vistas for which Lake Huron's Georgian Bay is famous.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Duluth, MN, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bloomberg

Smartphone Makers Agree on - Kill Switch' to Deter Thefts

Apple Inc. , AT&T Inc. and 11 other smartphone makers and wireless companies agreed to offer technology next year that would let customers remotely wipe data from their devices and render them inoperable when stolen.

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Related Topix: Startups, Apple, Electronics, Cell Phones, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US News, US House of Representatives, Jose Serrano, Democrat, US Politics, US Senate

Car and Driver

Federal Legislation Introduced to Limit Access to Data from Vehicle Black Boxes

Two U.S. senators want to protect drivers from having their car's "black box" data accessed by insurance companies or other prying eyes who might use its data against them.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator John Hoeven, Autos

Free Republic

EPA ban puts Minnesota's ice rinks in tough position

By 2020, the refrigerant chemical now used at half the state's 240 arenas to make ice no longer will be manufactured or imported into the U.S. as part of a global effort aimed at ridding the world of greenhouse gases linked to depletion of the ozone layer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mon Apr 14, 2014

NorthlandsNewscenter.com

Klobuchar in Mexico to stop sex trafficking, heroin epidemic

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is in Mexico working with that country's leaders to help end our mutual heroin and sex trafficking problems.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Senator Heidi Heitkamp

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