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  1. Obama's tone further hints at Keystone rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNews

    Climate advocates and representatives from the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota protest against the Keystone XL pipeline in front of the home of U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu , chair of the Senate Energy Committee, in Washington November 17, 2014. A Democratic leader said on Sunday a single vote could determine the fate of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate this week but that President Barack Obama was likely to veto the bill even if it passes.

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  2. 1st drone in Nevada test program crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Appeal

    An aerial drone testing program got off to a bumpy start Friday in Nevada, when the first unmanned aircraft authorized to fly without direct Federal Aviation Administration supervision crashed during a ceremony at a remote site. "This is still a great day for Nevada," Gov. Brian Sandoval said after the orange aircraft dubbed the Sensurion Magpie was launched by hand, flew about 10 feet and plunged nose-first to the desert floor.

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  3. Our View: Warren committee appointment bodes wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    When the 114th U.S. Congress begins Jan. 3, it is expected that Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren will soon have her new assignment to the Senate We look forward to her membership on the committee, which, among other things, deals with regulation and development of energy resources - including wind, solar, fossil, hydroelectric and nuclear - that will prove to be important to Massachusetts, SouthCoast and New Bedford. It will be interesting to see what happens on this important committee now that the Democratic membership has lost an oil-and-gas advocate and the Republicans take the majority.

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  4. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    RECORD PAYMENT FUND NAME AND DISTRIBUTIONS DATE DATE Putnam Europe Equity Fund - Class ... )--To the market's surprise, the Senate adjourned without passing a bill to renew the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act . The program is set to expire on December 31, 2014.... )--To mark the bold, ground-up redesign of its full-size pickup, Nissan is publishing a multi-chapter TITAN "Truckumentary" to highlight the design, planning and eng... )--Second paragraph, second sentence of release should read: Viralstyle has rolled up eight-figures in revenue and 200% growth per month since opening in August --H.I.G. Capital affiliate purchased the majority of the assets associated with Ferro Corporation's Polymer Additives Division.

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  5. Re: After We Marched: Distractions, Distortions And Bold-Faced LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOne

    A week ago, the NAN offices were busy with activity. We were planning for the Justice For All March that took place on December 13. The march was successful and turned out exponentially more people than we anticipated - some estimates say approximately 40,000.

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  6. Column: Tortured reasoningRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Gaston Gazette

    Critics and defenders of the harsh interrogation methods applied to captured terrorists can argue forever over whether those methods were "torture."

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  7. Would America want Fiorina's biz experience or Clinton's public-service chops in the White House?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Woman vs. woman for president: Would America want Carly Fiorina's biz experience or Hillary Clinton's public-service chops? Carly Fiorina, former chairman and chief executive officer of Hewlett-Packard Co. is poised for a 2016 presidential run, experts say.

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  8. Feinstein's motives are un-AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    In releasing the CIA reports, Sen. Dianne Feinstein showed her true colors. She's losing her chair in the Senate on Jan. 1, and she is getting even.

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  9. Pete Hoekstra: NKorea 'Had Help in Doing This'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    The Obama administration formally accused North Korea of hacking Sony Pictures Entertainment on Friday, but former House Intelligence Committee Chairman Pete Hoekstra suggested to Newsmax that Iran might have been involved in the massive breach of the company's computer operations. "They had help in doing this," said Hoekstra, a Republican who chaired the committee from 2004 to 2007.

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  10. Immigration reform will fall short unless state and localities actRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Immigration is again front and center in the domestic political debate. Congress may or may not pass legislation to reform the nation's immigration system, but in the meantime President Barack Obama has taken executive action to make as many as 5 million unauthorized immigrants eligible to avoid deportation.

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  11. Bush/Clinton: Dynastic Politics in America?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Real Clear Politics

    Earlier this week, Jeb Bush announced he was setting up a political committee to explore a presidential candidacy. Hillary Clinton has been exploring a presidential candidacy for months and perhaps years.

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  12. 5Good riddance to the worst Congress everRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... - those blocking amendments - at 83, compared with a previous record of 61. Rep. Louise Slaughter (N.Y.), the top Democrat on the House Rules Committee, said this blocked compromise and created "the least productive Congress in history." In the ...

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  13. Only thing even Rahm Emanuel can't fix: Da BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    Rahm Emanuel traded Washington politics for the City of Big Shoulders because here, at least, he figured he could actually fix things. "There are certain things that are just above my pay grade," the city's straight-talking mayor laughed, "and that's one of them."

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  14. Sony hack renews cybersecurity pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKBT

    ... the Senate floor in July, despite winning bipartisan committee support. Feinstein, who remains the committee's top Democrat when the new Republican majority takes control in January, plans to reintroduce the measure. "We must pass an information ... 7 comments

  15. Letter: This is not the time to abolish tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Times Herald-Record

    I just finished reading about the al-Qaeda attack on a school in Pakistan, killing 145.

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  16. Stop torturea "all of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsReview.com

    The debate surrounding the Senate Intelligence Committee's report on the CIA's use of torture has focused on whether torture produced useful information. The report says no, but CIA officials and others say yes .

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  17. Sometime you have to find a way to get in the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Insight News

    The struggle against injustice is not over. On September 2, 2013, Rep. John Lewis spoke to fast food strikers: "Sometime you have to find a way to get in the way.

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  18. Schumer urges feds to move faster on oil-train safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Times Herald-Record

    Sen. Charles Schumer on Wednesday pushed federal agencies to expedite long-awaited regulations over the rail transportation of volatile crude oil.

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  19. Obama's Cuba moves reflect Florida political shiftRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Boston Herald

    For decades, the politics of Cuba in Florida were simple: anything less than a hard line stance against Fidel Castro was a sure way to lose a race for office. President Barack Obama's surprise decision this week to restore diplomatic relations with the communist nation is the surest sign yet that his is no longer certain.

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  20. Schumer urges feds to move faster on oil-train safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Times Herald-Record

    Sen. Charles Schumer on Wednesday pushed federal agencies to expedite long-awaited regulations over the rail transportation of volatile crude oil.

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