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  1. Indiana to clarify 'religious freedom' lawRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  2. Deadline Apologizes for Saying Whites Aren't Getting Enough Hollywood WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    As we've noted, the latest research shows that people of color were getting only 6.5 percent of speaking roles on major broadcast-network shows, which is a far cry from America's 37 percent minority demographics, and an even farther cry from L.A.'s roughly 73 percent minority population. We've said it before: Hollywood's film-and-TV industry operates in a white bubble.

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  3. Century-old Lower East Side matzo factory to move out of New York City into a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    CORRECTS NUMBER OF MATZOS TO 2.5 MILLION- FILE-This file photo from the early 1960s, provided by the Streit's factory in New York, shows the storefront of the matzo factory at the corner of Rivington St. and Suffolk St. in New York's Lower East Side. Streit's is the oldest factory building in the United States where the unleavened flatbread that's an essential element of Jewish holidays is still churned out.

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  4. Gov. McCrory says he won't back religious exemption billsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Gov. Pat McCrory said Monday he isn't backing bills giving exemptions to court officials who don't want to perform gay marriages and offering other religious protections to businesses. Appearing on WFAE radio in Charlotte the Republican governor criticized, in its current form, a Senate bill that allows magistrates and some register of deeds workers to refuse to carry out marriage duties based on a "sincerely held religious objection."

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  5. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | K103

    Portland Mayor Charlie Hales will issue an order today, to temporarily suspend any further city-funded travel to Indiana, in light of that state's passage of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Hales says the law, which allows businesses the right to refuse service to gay people based on religious objections, is discriminatory.

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  6. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    If you want yet another piece of evidence of how far gone the Republican Party is, here's an establishment Republican putting the fee-fees of birthers and the humiliation factor for establishment types like himself above the president of the United States of America's participation as a world leader. Former New Hampshire Gov. John H. Sununu is not happy about President Obama's planned trip to Kenya : "I think his trip back to Kenya is going to create a lot of chatter and commentary amongst some of the hard right, who still don't see him as having been born in the U.S.," Sununu said on the show "America's Newsroom."

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  7. Prominent Republican: Obama shouldn't go to Kenya because birthers will get ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    If you want yet another piece of evidence of how far gone the Republican Party is, here's an establishment Republican putting the fee-fees of birthers and the humiliation factor for establishment types like himself above the president of the United States of America's participation as a world leader. Former New Hampshire Gov. John H. Sununu is not happy about President Obama's planned trip to Kenya : "I think his trip back to Kenya is going to create a lot of chatter and commentary amongst some of the hard right, who still don't see him as having been born in the U.S.," Sununu said on the show "America's Newsroom."

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  8. Deferred Action info event comes to Manhattan April 12Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    In 2012, young immigrants filled out paperwork at St. Mary's Church on the Lower East Side where hundreds of illegal immigrants lined up to receive free legal advice on how to apply for the Department of Homeland Security's new deferred action program. A large-scale information/consultation event for potential applicants for new, expanded deferred action programs will be held April 12 at Temple Emanu-el in Manhattan President Obama's expanded deferred action programs, announced in November, remain stalled in the courts.

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  9. Downwinders plan peaceful protest of Trinity's 70th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ruidoso News

    Tara Melton Tina Cordova speaks to the Tularosa Basin Downwinders meeting Saturday about their upcoming peaceful demonstration. The demonstration is planned for April 4. TULAROSA >> Just before dawn on July 16, 1945 the United States of America detonated a nuclear device as part of the Manhattan Project in the Jornada del Muerto desert and exposed many New Mexicans to radiation.

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  10. Amazon.com offering to help get jobs done around the houseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Amazon.com is introducing a referral service to help people to get projects and chores done around their homes. The recommendation system, called Amazon Home Services, marks the e-commerce company's latest attempt to expand its empire beyond online shopping.

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  11. Free agent linebacker Lance Briggs visiting with 49ersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Briggs' agent, Drew Rosenhaus, confirmed the visit. The Niners are in need of linebackers following the surprising retirements this offseason of five-time All-Pro Patrick Willis and then Chris Borland following his standout rookie season.

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  12. Mayor Charlie Hales latest to join boycott Indiana movement, calls law 'blatant discrimination'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Portland Mayor Charlie Hales said on Monday he would ban city-funded travel to the state of Indiana following Gov. Mike Pence's decision to sign a controversial law last week. Hales' statement follows similar declarations from the mayors of San Francisco and Seattle.

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  13. Shirley Temple memorabilia goes on tour before July auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    In this Jan. 29, 2006 file photo, Shirley Temple Black accepts the Screen Actors Guild Awards life achievement award at the 12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, in Los Angeles. Costumes, toys, photos and autographs from Temple's 1930s film career are coming to a city near you.

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  14. Bringing A Little Sanity To Indiana's March (Religious) MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I am a fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University's policy think tank. I write about politics, law and world affairs, piecing together where the policies underlying the headlines will lead us.

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  15. The Public Theater's Mobile Shakespeare Unit to Bring Free Macbeth to Five BoroughsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Playbill

    The Public Theater has announced that its Mobile Shakespeare Unit will bring a free touring production of Macbeth to audiences who have limited or no access to the arts by visiting prisons, homeless shelters and other community venues in the five boroughs of New York City. The tour, scheduled for April 24 through May 14, will include stops at the theatre's Public Works community partner venues: Brownsville Recreation Center in Brooklyn, Fortune Society in Queens and DreamYard Project in the Bronx.

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  16. Lake Tahoe Prescribed Fire Operations to ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    From the U.S. Forest Service: The U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations in several locations around Lake Tahoe on Monday, March 30, 2015, weather permitting. Operations may take place in Blackwood Canyon between Tahoe City and Tahoma, on the south side of Meeks Bay, on Gardner Mountain near South Tahoe High School and off Gardner Street, on Luther Pass near Grass Lake, at Ski Run Boulevard near Heavenly and on the East Shore near Logan Creek Drive.

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  17. Bipartisan 'ridesharing' legislation proposed for WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    New legislation for mobile ride-booking services overrides local ordinances to impose a statewide standard for drivers through companies like Lyft and Uber . A bipartisan group on Monday introduced legislation to standardize rules for so-called "ridesharing" services Uber Technologies Inc. and Lyft Inc. statewide, overriding local regulations in Milwaukee and elsewhere.

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  18. Money-losing country clubs adapt to changing timesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Central Ohio

    Around Central Indiana, some of the oldest and best-known clubs have racked up huge losses in recent years and are scrambling to find ways to keep above water. It's an uphill battle.

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  19. North Stonington first selectman hails congressional review of federal recognition processRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Day

    North Stonington - First Selectman Nicholas Mullane II says a congressional review of the federal recognition of Indian tribes is long overdue. "This has been bubbling for a long time," Mullane said Monday of a request by members of Congress that the U.S. Department of the Interior refrain from adopting proposed changes in the federal recognition process.

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  20. Wonderful Waldorf SaladRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    We celebrate and still enjoy the historic, Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. This very famous hotel was said to be the birth place of the delicious Waldorf Salad .

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