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  1. Novelist Gary Shteyngart's SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Travel + Leisure

    As the plane begins its descent into Seattle 's airport I write on the inside cover of my notebook: 'New take on Seattle necessary for article. Avoid all weather clichA s and weather by-products.

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  2. These Are America's Best Coffee CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Time

    When they took a train trip along the West Coast a few years ago, Stephanie Mantello and her husband got off at Portland on a mission. "We sprinted off the train with only a 45-minute stop to get a coffee at Stumptown," says the Sydney-based travel blogger.

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  3. Here is a photo of Joe Biden eating ice cream in his aviators while flashing cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Washington Post

    ... guests as he says "sometimes it seems Senate Ag and Senate Intel are one and the same" at the 31st annual Capitol Hill Ice Cream Party at Upper Senate Park. (Photo by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, ...

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  4. Oracle's Ellison stepping up for NRSC money - Bowlin joins Capitol...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Politico

    Oracle's Ellison stepping up for NRSC money - Bowlin joins Capitol Hill Consulting Group - Citgo hires up for Venezuela human rights bill - New firm brings together Oregon and D.C. SCOOP ORACLE'S ELLISON STEPPING UP FOR NRSC MONEY EVENT: Oracle's Larry Ellison is hosting a fundraiser Wednesday night at his home in Woodside, Calif., for the National Republican Senatorial Committee . The event is expected to raise around $800,000, PI has learned.

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  5. Three Arch Strategies Launches as Full-Service Public Affairs FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Market Wire

    Principals Jason Daughn, Josh Kardon and Lauren Rhoades Garrett announced today that they have formed Three Arch Strategies , a full-service public affairs firm in Portland, Oregon and Washington, D.C. Three Arch Strategies will serve a diverse range of clients seeking to strategically engage in major policy debates, enhance their reputations and communicate effectively with the marketplace. Clients already working with the new firm include prominent health care, agriculture and conservation interests along with not-for-profit organizations and a leading business association.

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  6. Hundreds of Evangelical Christians Cheer Israel at Washington RallyRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Forward

    ... least one audience: Christian supporters of Israel. Several hundreds of them convened on Sunday afternoon on Capitol Hill for a rally in support of Israel. And what they heard from almost all speakers were variations of the Netanyahu equation, ...

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  7. Capitol Hill: Car Commuting Still Rules, But New Census Data Reveals Important ShiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | StreetsBlog.org

    Driving to work has been a staple in the American commute for decades, but it appears the country's love affair with cars is stalling in many places. After years of sustained growth, driving levels are flat-lining , while more young people are opting for alternative transportation modes .

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  8. Opportunities for All: Why I Went to the Hill to Advocate for Abortion CoverageRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Feministing

    ... how exactly an abortion can be beneficial for a woman, or to those who are a part of her life. As I went to Capitol Hill this week as part of the Hill Education Day event sponsored by All Above All*, I was eager to share the story of my mentor at ...

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  9. Now a progressive champion, Merkley eyes 2nd termRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    In this Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, file photo, Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., defends the Senate Democrats' vote to weaken filibusters and make it harder for Republicans to block confirmation of the president's nominees for judges and other top posts, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Merkley, who was chosen by the Democratic Party establishment over a liberal activist in his first run for U.S. Senate, makes an unlikely hero for the party's left wing.

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  10. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...

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  11. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...

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  12. Editorial: Dodging the taxmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    The White House's latest target for "executive authority" is the scheme that allows American companies to establish a corporate headquarters in another country to reduce their debt to the U.S. Treasury. In the business world it's called "inversion."

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  13. Esther Cepeda: Retired generals and admirals leading fight against fatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Deming Headlight

    ... implanting healthier school lunch standards. But members of Mission: Readiness are fanning out across Capitol Hill with their new report in hand to persuade lawmakers not to ease up on the healthy-eating regulations. The call to arms is because of ...

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  14. Mi Jung Hur, Paula Reto share lead in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | CBS Sports

    South Korea's Mi Jung Hur birdied four of the last eight holes Saturday for a 5-under 67 and a share of the lead with Paula Reto in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic. "Beginning of the round my putting wasn't that good," Hur said.

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  15. South Korea's Mi Jung Hur, South Africa's Paula Reto share LPGA Tour lead in AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    South Korea's Mi Jung Hur birdied four of the last eight holes Saturday for a 5-under 67 and a share of the lead with Paula Reto in the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic. "Beginning of the round my putting wasn't that good," Hur said.

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  16. With 88 performances in 5 days on Capitol Hill, Seattle Fringe Festival 2014 starts WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... OR to Los Angeles, CA to Lafayette, CO and New York, NY. The Seattle Fringe Festival (SFF) returns to Capitol Hill September 17-21, 2014. SFF will feature an amazing 88 performances by 22 producing companies in 5 venues over 5 days. The Festival is ...

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  17. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...

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  18. Who you calling 'Porky'? Why Kirsten Gillibrand should name...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Fox News

    Kirsten Gillibrand has kicked up a fuss over sexual harassment-or perhaps sheer stupidity-by some of her male colleagues on the Hill.

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  19. Who You Calling 'Porky'? Why Kirsten Gillibrand should name her Senate harassersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Fox News

    Kirsten Gillibrand has kicked up a fuss over sexual harassment-or perhaps sheer stupidity-by some of her male colleagues on the Hill.

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  20. Richard Bammer: GOP brinksmanship: Whistling past the graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2013 | The Reporter

    ... has been of little value. Or certainly a rudimentary knowledge of the U.S. Constitution that lawmakers on Capitol Hill should have in regard to the latest scary political stalemates in Washington, D.C., the partial government shutdown and raising ...

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