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  1. Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDTRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    The $3.1 billion proposal would help fund tuition freezes at both state college systems and offer free community college to qualified high school graduates. But the Senate Democrats' budget costs about $150 million more than House Republicans say they're willing to spend.

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  2. On Native GroundHOW Katrina and Its Aftermath Swept Away the G.O.P.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... apparently designed to show the rest of the country a unified front and ensure that the next president will be a Democrat. "Everything is a little different this year," said Carla Bradley, first vice-president of the Arkansas Democratic Party. ...

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  3. What's Inside the May/June 2015 IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Foreign Affairs

    Ivan Krastev, chair of the Centre for Liberal Strategies, and Mark Leonard, co-founder and director of the European Council on Foreign Relations, explain why Europe's post-Cold War security order is no longer a universally appealing model .

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  4. Newsmax Promoting Rubio, Giving Him Campaign AdviceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ConWebBlog

    ... Republican candidates there, and at one point was a possible candidate for the Senate seat currently held by Democrat Bill Nelson. He would almost certainly like to have a hand in picking the next Republican presidential candidate, especially since ...

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  5. Armenian-Americans Open Honorary Consulate In HendersonRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    AMERICANS OPEN HONORARY CONSULATE IN HENDERSON 22:22, 20 April, 2015 LAS VEGAS, 20 APRIL, ARMENPRESS. About 100 Armenian-Americans, politicians and others from the Las Vegas Valley gathered Saturday in Henderson to celebrate a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the United States' first Honorary Consulate of Armenia.

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  6. Former Death Row Inmate Shares Experiences During UMD PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDIO

    Updated: 04/20/2015 10:36 PM Created: 04/20/2015 9:25 PM WDIO.com By: Briggs LeSavage blesavage@wdio.com Nathson Fields, a Illinois man who spent a dozen years on death row, shared his story as part of a Death Penalty panel discussion at the University of Minnesota-Duluth Monday. Fields was arrested more than a a year after two men were shot to death near his home in Chicago in the mid-1980's.

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  7. Efforts by sailor's family to bring remains home from Pearl Harbor pay off 1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Edwin Hopkins of Swanzey was 19 when he died aboard the USS Oklahoma when it was hit by Japanese aerial torpedos in the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

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  8. Minnesota Senate's higher-ed spending doesn't freeze tuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota Senate-passed legislation would increase state-run college and university spending slightly less than the House wants, but neither bill contains the money college officials seek to freeze all tuition. "It is my strongest intention that they do keep tuition low," said Sen. Terri Bonoff, the Senate higher education chairwoman.

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  9. Citizen behind Kelley recall cites ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    Citizen behind Kelley recall cites Constitution Knedlik is asking for Attorney General Bob Ferguson to determine Kelley should be removed from office immediately. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1GcM9uE OLYMPIA, Wash.

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  10. Questions Surface about Fundraising and Funeral for Barway CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSTP

    The body of the 10-year-old Crystal boy was found in the Mississippi River nearly a month after his disappearance. Barway's father, Pierre, is in jail, charged with his murder.

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  11. Lawmakers seek FDA review of ingredients used in cosmeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Two U.S. senators introduced legislation Monday that would require the Food and Drug Administration to evaluate and report on some of the ingredients used in cosmetics and personal-care products such as shampoo and skin cream. The bill would require the FDA to investigate at least five ingredients each year.

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  12. Mother of Ukraine pilot jailed in Russia seeks global helpRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KIMA

    The mother of a Ukrainian helicopter pilot imprisoned in Russia is on a global campaign seeking support from world leaders to pressure President Vladimir Putin to free her daughter. Maria Shavchenko said in an interview with The Associated Press on Monday that her daughter is a political prisoner and Russian prosecutors have provided "no evidence" that she provided guidance for a mortar attack that killed two Russian state TV journalists at a checkpoint in eastern Ukraine, as Moscow claims.

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  13. Nancy Pelosi, California Reps Visit Naval Base San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and local members of Congress visited Naval Base San Diego to listen to the needs of the Navy and Navy families. NBC 7's Bridget Naso reports.

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  14. Kirk, coalition introduce bill supporting 9/11 respondersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Legal Record

    U.S. Senator Mark Kirk introduced legislation that provides 9/11 first responders with continued access to health care and financial programs. Kirk, Bipartisan Coalition Introduce Bill to Support 9/11 First Responders with Vital Health Programs.

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  15. GOP's Darin LaHood favored in race to replace SchockRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    SPRINGFIELD – The son of former federal cabinet member and longtime congressman Ray LaHood remained the overwhelming favorite Monday as the field took shape for the special election to replace disgraced former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock in a heavily Republican central Illinois district. Darin LaHood, 46, is a former state and federal prosecutor known in Illinois for his fiscally conservative views and focus on ethics reform.

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  16. Mayor Emanuel announces opening date for The 606Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On April 20, Mayor Emanuel and the Trust for Public Land announced the official opening date for The 606 park and trail system on Chicago's northwest side. Opening day is June 6, 2015 .

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  17. 4/20: The Blunt Truth About Marijuana & TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    Years ago, I found myself sitting in law school in Moot Court wearing an oversized itchy blue suit. It was a horrible experience.

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  18. Minnesota House Republicans propose $2 billion tax cut planRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A $2 billion tax cut proposed by House Republicans Monday would give all income tax filers a small, temporary break while also extending savings to businesses, Social Security recipients, military retirees, farmers and students with college loans. The temporary tax break would amount to $70 per single filer making $50,000 a year, more for those with dependents.

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  19. Obama To Buckeyes: 'Your Fans Are A Little Crazy'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Plunderbund

    The East Room of the White House was packed Monday as President Obama hosted and honored the 2014 National Champion Football Buckeyes, the first team to win the first-ever playoff format. Space was precious in the East Room of the White House, the largest room in the executive mansion, as hundreds spoke fluent Buckeye and were excellent spellers, repeating O-H-I-O over and over.

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  20. Apr. 20th: The Drive Home PodcastRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    Lisa Guerrero sits in for Jillian. We talk about labor rights for cheerleaders and Ben Affleck doesn't want you to know his family owned slaves.

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