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  1. Hillary Clinton to Outline Immigration Stance During Nevada TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Bloomberg

    Trying to build on her strong track record with Latino voters, Hillary Clinton is making an aggressive play for their support Tuesday in Las Vegas by backing nothing less than a "full and equal" path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, a campaign official said. According to a preview of an afternoon roundtable at Rancho High School, where seven-in-ten students are Latinos, the former secretary of state will say that she favors comprehensive immigration legislation that would protect U.S. borders and national security, uphold the rule of law, and help undocumented workers out of the shadows and into the on-the-books economy, where they would be expected to pay taxes.

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  2. Ex-IRA commander shot dead in Belfast; was key figure in notorious 2005 pub attack on civilianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Star Tribune

    ... demands for justice all the way to the White House, winning support from Hillary Clinton and the late Sen. Edward Kennedy. Their unprecedented campaign helped spur the dominant IRA branch, the Provisionals, to renounce violence and disarm later that ...

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  3. Ex-IRA man linked to 2005 murder shot dead in BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Fox News

    ... demands for justice all the way to the White House, winning support from Hillary Clinton and the late Sen. Edward Kennedy. Their unprecedented campaign helped spur the dominant IRA branch, the Provisionals, to renounce violence and disarm later that ...

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  4. Disabled riders seek tougher rules for Uber, LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Boston.com

    As the Legislature considers a proposal by Governor Charlie Baker to regulate ride-hailing services , advocates are calling on lawmakers to toughen the bill so it requires companies such as Uber and Lyft to accommodate wheelchair users and other riders with disabilities. The measure is meant to end a long fight over how ride-hailing services should be regulated, and it has the support of the companies.

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  5. Woburn Denizen: One Of The Last Americans To Die In The Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Patch.com

    Wednesday marked the 40th anniversary of the death of Charles McMahon - one of the final two Americans to die in the Vietnam War, according to National Public Radio. He was 21 years old at the time, and had only been in Vietnam for 11 days when a North Vietnamese rocket killed him and Darwin Judge.

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  6. Passings: Edward M. KennedyTHE Last Liberal LionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | American Reporter

    Ironically, I have long thought that if anyone but Sen. Edward Kennedy had been the spearhead of the national health care reform movement it would have passed long ago. Within weeks - or perhaps months - of the ultimate success or failure of his dream, the nation and his own party stays torn by dissent on this issue.

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  7. Sen. Kennedy RememberedSAIL AWAYRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | American Reporter

    The Democratic Party's most stalwart defender of civil rights, labor rights, health care, immigration, housing and education for nearly five decades in the U.S. Senate has left us. On Tuesday night, cancer claimed the life of Edward M. Kennedy, the 77-year-old senior senator from Massachusetts.

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  8. The WilliesTHE Watchman ComethRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2012 | American Reporter

    Remember Sen. Ted Kennedy's description of the kind of America we would if Robert Bork, a conservative solicitor general for President Nixon during the Watergate years, was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court? "Robert Bork's America is a land in which women would be forced into back-alley abortions, blacks would sit at segregated lunch counters, rogue police could break down citizens' doors in midnight raids, schoolchildren could not be taught about evolution, writers and artists would be censored at the whim of government, and the doors of the federal courts would be shut on the fingers of millions of citizens for whom the judiciary is often the only protector of the individual rights that are the heart of our democracy."

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  9. A Senator's Effort Helps Bring Home The Last Marines Killed In VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WGBH

    We're calling the project " Back at Base ." A version of this story has appeared on wbur.org as part of their series " 40 Years Later: A Return To Vietnam ."

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  10. New Saudi Foreign Minister Al-Jubeir Well-Wired in WashingtonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Bloomberg

    ... distance from the Central Intelligence Agency and just up the road from such luminaries as the late Senator Edward Kennedy and former Virginia senator Chuck Robb and his wife, a daughter of the late President Lyndon Johnson. His post as ambassador ...

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  11. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.

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  12. Play Senator for a Day in an Interactive Cultural InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | PSFK

    What will $78.4 million get you in Massachusetts? A 68,000 square-foot building designed to excite the general public about the mission, work and history of the U.S. Senate. The Edward M. Kennedy Institute is a homage to Ted Kennedy, who spent nearly 50 years in the Senate, brought to life by a mixed team of leaders in education, design, gaming and media.

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  13. Joe Kennedy Donor Invite: Drinks, Dinner, and Sailing for $38,800Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | News Max

    How would you like to hoist a few drinks with Ethel Kennedy, enjoy dinner at President John F. Kennedy's one-time home and finish the weekend with a Kennedy-laden sailing trip off Hyannis Port? This fun-filled weekend "filled with politics, picnicking, sailing and friends" can be yours, for the mere price of $38,800, according to an invitation sent out to big-money Democratic backers by Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Massachusetts, whose campaign will benefit from the fundraiser, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Joe's grandmother, the New York Post reports. The gala weekend begins on June 13 with drinks at Ethel's place, followed by a dinner hosted by Kiki and Ted Kennedy Jr. at John Kennedy's former home.

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  14. Sen. Kennedy RememberedWAS Kennedy Good for Health Care?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 28. 2009 -- In the fall of my senior year at American University in Washington, D.C. I was an Intern in Senator Ted Kennedy's Health, Education, Labor and Policy Committee Office. My experience as an intern was probably vastly different than most as I started about two weeks before Sept.

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  15. Out of office, Coakley looks to 'continue to contribute'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Lowell Sun

    ... general. In 2010, Scott Brown upset Coakley to win the U.S. Senate seat formerly held by the late Sen. Edward Kennedy. Coakley then won re-election as attorney general and last year Republican Charlie Baker edged her in one of the closest elections ...

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  16. MomentumKATE McGARRIGLE: a Sound from Another TimeRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | American Reporter

    Not long after, as the Watergate scandal heated up and the economy soured, a bumper sticker sprouted up that read "Don't Blame Me. I'm From Massachusetts."

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  17. State Senators On Pros And Cons Of Michigan RFRARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Pridesource.com

    The proposed Religious Freedom Restoration Act is about protecting one of America's founding principles: religious liberty. This a fundamental right that goes back to the settlement of the New World.

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  18. Daughter of Rep. Capps to skip race for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | USA Today

    ... the mom I try to be every day." Burton Capps moved home to California two years ago, after working for Sen. Edward Kennedy, John Kerry's presidential campaign, the White House and groups such as the Ocean Conservancy in Washington. She and Bill ...

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  19. Coakley looking for new ways to make an impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... general. In 2010, Scott Brown upset Coakley to win the U.S. Senate seat formerly held by the late Sen. Edward Kennedy. Coakley then won re-election as attorney general and last year Republican Charlie Baker edged her in one of the closest elections ...

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  20. Former Attorney General Martha Coakley seeks ways to 'contribute'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... general. In 2010, Scott Brown upset Coakley to win the U.S. Senate seat formerly held by the late Sen. Edward Kennedy. Coakley then won re-election as attorney general and last year Republican Charlie Baker edged her in one of the closest elections ...

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