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  1. Obama is coming, but US press may skip G20Read the original story

    14 min ago | Yahoo!

    When US President Barack Obama touches down in Brisbane in a fortnight for the G20 a significant number of members of the White House press gallery will be back in Washington DC. To the shock of America's major news organisations, the cost per seat on the press charter plane that will follow Obama's Air Force One on his trip to Australia, China and Myanmar is $US60,000 .

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  2. Times have evolved. Hubris has notRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Globe and Mail

    Ben Bradlee, the late, legendary former editor of The Washington Post, was often asked why newspapers, including his own, never reported on the many sexual dalliances of his friend, president John F. Kennedy. Mr. Bradlee would shrug and reply that times were different then.

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  3. Jailed reporter's family urges Iran to release himRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    The family of Washington Post's Iranian-American reporter Jason Rezaian, held without charges in Iran for more than 100 days, has called on Tehran to set him free. "For over 10 years, Jason has written fair and honest descriptions about life in Iran and worked hard to correct misconceptions about that country.

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  4. Who funds the new Brookings?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In the past decade, the Brookings Institution adopted a strategy of rapid growth and aggressive fundraising. The organization was responding to challenges facing many academic institutions, as foundations began to place more restrictions on their grants and Brookings's endowment income was not keeping up with spending needs.

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  5. Maryland man punched by Chris Brown settles lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo, Chris Brown arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in MGM Grand Las Vegas.

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  6. Attorney says Maryland man punched by singer Chris Brown settles lawsuit ; no amount givenRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    In this Sept. 21, 2014 file photo, Chris Brown arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival, at The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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  7. Washington Post Masthead Will Soon Be All-MaleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    On Thursday, the Post announced that Usha Chaudhary, the newspaper's chief financial officer and vice president for finance and administration, would be leaving at the end of November for Pew Charitable Trusts. This change, notes reporter Erik Wemple, means that the Post's masthead will soon be all-male.

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  8. Washington Post Editor Defends Secret Service Report Amid Questions About SourceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Switched

    Washington Post executive editor Marty Baron defended an Oct. 8 report suggesting the White House mishandled the investigation into a 2012 Secret Service prostitution scandal after revelations this week raised questions about the credibility of a key source. "We fully stand by our story, which relied on multiple investigative records and multiple sources," Baron said in an email Thursday to The Huffington Post.

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  9. Photo: In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo, Chris Brown arrivesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo, Chris Brown arrives at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in MGM Grand Las Vegas.

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  10. A last farewell to Lorin MaazelRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Lorin Maazel conducts the DC Youth Orchestra in 2009. Maazel who died in July, will be remembered at a memorial service on Friday in New York.

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  11. Tuesday's vote a referendum on Democrats' competenceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    Is this election really about nothing? Democrats might like to think so, but it's not.

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  12. Advocates want restaurants to stop catering to young diners with kids' menusRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Julie Raley, left, cuts steak for her daughter Zoe, 7, as Tamara Wellons, right, cuts the steak for Brianna Santangelo, 7, at Equinox in Washington, D.C. Several DC chefs, including Todd Gray at Equinox, are revamping their kids menus so the children are eating the same types of foods adults eat. All that was left of Julia Washington's seared-scallop entree were the baby artichokes.

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  13. 'House of Cards' actress diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMUR-TV Manchester

    Elizabeth Norment, best known for her role as loyal secretary to Kevin Spacey's character, Frank Underwood, in the popular political drama Netflix series, has passed away. A fan favorite and an even bigger fan to her colleagues, Norment's passing has undoubtedly left her TV family grieving.

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  14. T Minus 4: GOP Fights to Escape 'Margin of Fraud'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Breitbart.com

    With less than a week until the midterm elections, Republicans maintain pole-position in enough races to gain control of the Senate. They hold slim leads in a number of high-profile governor races and are within striking distance of capturing the top office in a handful of deep-blue states.

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  15. ConstanceFROM Gettysburg to Hiroshima to Ground ZeroRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2010 | American Reporter

    Some have argued that there's little that's new about the U.S. war on Afghanistan in last week's document dump by WikiLeaks. These people are wrong.

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  16. Green Coffee Bean Diet Not True? Paper Backing The Study Has Been RetractedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | International Business Times

    The paper was previously published in "Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy," which discussed the findings of a study focusing on the substantial weight loss effects of green coffee bean extract. The article explained how a randomized crossover study was conducted involving a placebo and showed the efficacy of green coffee bean.

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  17. Why Australians cackle in the face of HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mashable

    Halloween is here. Except a random street party held by 20-year-old students and a lonesome house covered in cobwebs, there is a stillness in the air.

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  18. Man Punched by Chris Brown Settles LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Billboard

    Chris Brown photographed by Peggy Sirota on August 26, 2014 at Quixote Studios in West Hollywood, California. Styling by EJ King.

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  19. ishaan_tharoorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The chart above, part of a slew of new data released by the Pew Global Attitudes Project, reflects one of the results of a survey regarding the population moods in a range of countries around the world. Populations in developing countries in Asia and Africa are far more optimistic about their future than their Middle East equivalents.

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  20. SAT cheating concerns force delay in scores from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Concerns about possible cheating on the SAT in Asia have led test overseers to withhold scores for students from China and South Korea who took the college admission exam nearly three weeks ago. The nature and extent of the alleged security breach were unclear Thursday because the College Board and its contractor, the Educational Testing Service, revealed few details about the unfolding investigation.

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