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  1. Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendarRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said he would support legislation to "clarify the intent" of a new state law that has attracted widespread criticism over concerns it could allow discrimination against gay people. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.

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  2. IN governor: New law 'not about discrimination'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it. Pence appeared on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" to discuss the measure he signed last week prohibiting state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs.

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  3. Syrians flee Idlib, fearing government reprisalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    In this image posted on the Twitter page of Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front on Friday, March 27, 2015, which is consistent with AP reporting, a fighter from Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front takes his position a... . In this image posted on the Twitter page of Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front on Saturday, March 28, 2015, which is consistent with AP reporting, fighters from Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front walk by bodies of S... .

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  4. Ted Cruz defends presidential credentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KION 46

    "I think there are a lot more notable differences between us than the similarities," the Texas Republican told CNN's Dana Bash on "State of the Union." He said he's had much more influence in the Senate than Obama, who he said was a "back-bencher" during his four years there. 2 comments

  5. Guinea weighs lockdowns as West Africa continues Ebola fightRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | CBS Atlanta

    A U.S. surveillance helicopter hovering over the Rio Grande spots a body floating near a muddy bank on the Mexican side of the river. A U.S. surveillance helicopter hovering over the Rio Grande spots a body floating near a muddy bank on the Mexican side of the river.

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  6. WWII heroes to give congressional gold medal to Ohio museumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    More than seven decades after an audacious bombing run by the "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" rallied their own nation while stunning another, the World War II heroes are still adding to their legacy. The group will receive the Congressional Gold Medal on April 15 in Washington, then present it on April 18 - the 73rd anniversary of the raid - to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.

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    2 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Republican Gov. Mike Penc... . Indiana State Representative Christina Hale addresses the crowd during the rally.

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  8. Rick Perry faces barriers on road to redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    In moving toward an almost certain re-entry into presidential politics, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and his strategists have confronted lagging poll numbers, potential fall-out from a felony indictment and memories of his disastrous 2012 race. Now there's another complication: Ted Cruz.

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  9. Rihanna, Madonna, Taylor Swift set for iHeartRadio AwardsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said he would support legislation to "clarify the intent" of a new state law that has attracted widespread criticism over concerns it could allow discrimination against gay people. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.

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  10. Wacko birds nesting in US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    President Barack Obama got it two-thirds right when he said that the delayed confirmation of his attorney general nominee, Loretta Lynch, is owing to Senate dysfunction and Republican stubbornness. When John McCain originally used "wacko-birds" to describe a few of his Senate colleagues, including now-presidential candidate Ted Cruz, he seems to have released a contagion.

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  11. Florida Democrats look for a way to end election woesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Democrats are looking to big city mayors and their congressional delegation to help pull them out of their slump at the polls. President Barack Obama and Sen. Bill Nelson have been successful in Florida, but Democrats have otherwise been on a major losing streak.

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  12. Our Opinion: Wicker heads bipartisan effort for AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    The Appalachian Regional Commission, extending from southern New York to central Mississippi and encompassing more than 400 counties, marks its 50th anniversary this year, one of the enduring programs of President Lyndon Johnson's Great Society agenda. The ARC, as it is generally known, isn't the same agency as when it began but it remains focused on quality of life issues beginning with a rebuilding and strengthening of economic foundations in innovative federal-state-private-sector partnerships.

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  13. Drownings along Rio Grande spike after enforcement surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

    Drowning deaths have spiked since last fall as a surge of law... . EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT: In this Feb. 24, 2015 photo, Mexican officials examine a body, lower center in the water, discovered by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine while on patrol near the Texas-Mexico border, ... .

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  14. 'The Rock Obama' rips Tom Cotton a new oneRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    Tea Partier than thou: When it comes to record collections, Ted Cruz can't keep up with Tom Cotton. /more/ Protesters greeted Tom Cotton today at an event held by the Foreign Policy Initiative, the neocon think tank founded by Cotton cheerleaders Bill Kristol and Robert Kagan, called "Will Congress provide for the Common Defense? National Security priorities in an increasingly dangerous world."

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  15. Marco Rubio eyes presidential announcement dateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    US Republican Senator from Florida Marco Rubio arrives to speak at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, outside Washington, on February 27, 2015. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, is eyeing Monday, April 13 as the date to announce the launch of his presidential campaign, a Rubio adviser tells CBS News.

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  16. Mike PenceRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: www.chicagotribune.com --- Sunday, March 29, 2015Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it. ... Source: www.mediaite.com --- Sunday, March 29, 2015On This Week Sunday morning, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said Indiana Governor Mike Pence was in "damage control" over the passage of bill critics say would allow businesses to discriminate against gays and lesbians.

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  17. Full-scale replica of US Senate the centerpiece of building honoring the late Sen. KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Before his death from brain cancer in 2009, close family members said U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy insisted a building that would one day bear his name be less about his own legacy and more about the institution he loved and toiled in for more than half his life. "He never envisioned this place as being about one man," said Victoria Reggie Kennedy, his widow and president of the board of directors of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.

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  18. Miami man tries to prevent pool electrocutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    On a warm day last April, exactly one week after his seventh birthday, Calder Sloan plunged into the pool behind his North Miami home. He raced underwater toward the light in the deep end, as he had done dozens of times before.

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  19. Florida Republicans pushing Bush-Rubio ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    A Florida "dream ticket," two nuggets about leadership questions in Congress and coming tests for Sen. Ted Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich filled our final March trip around the "Inside Politics" table. If you follow politics, you have heard this one: Liberals say Elizabeth Warren has to run for president because Hillary Clinton is too cozy with Wall Street.

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  20. Israel premier expresses 'deep concern' on pending Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Netanyahu said he has "deep concern" over a pending nuclear deal the West appears close to signing with Is... . Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on Sunday, March 29, 2015.

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