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  1. Majority of large ISPs now using monthly data caps, GAO saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ITworld

    ... data caps raises concerns about what customers are getting in return, said Representative Anna Eshoo, a California Democrat who requested the GAO report. Broadband customers want to be able to stream videos, download music and use video-conferencing ...

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  2. Gillibrand to host 13th annual New York Farm Day in DCRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Observer

    U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand hosted the 13th annual "New York Farm Day" on Tuesday in the Russell Senate Office Building's Kennedy Caucus Room.

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  3. WV Dems to rally in Logan12:58 amRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    The City of Logan is set to host the West Virginia Democratic Party on Saturday for a state-wide political rally.

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  4. W.Va. politicians fight for Veterans12:57 amRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    West Virginia politicians are working hard to pass legislation that will help improve veterans' access to health care through the Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities before Congress breaks for vacation in August.

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  5. Senate report: Iraq and Afghanistan veterans flock to for-profit colleges, spending billionsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Iraq and Afghanistan veterans have flocked to for-profit colleges, including a troubled chain that is closing or selling its campuses amid a series of federal and state investigations.

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  6. Petaling Jaya: Mass murder of innocentsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    This year's Eid al-Fitri must surely be one of the saddest experienced in the country so far.

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  7. Lots of Hot Air Mooted Epa emissions rule sparks passionate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    As a part of its controversial proposed rule to limit carbon emissions from existing power plants, the EPA held simultaneous public comment sessions in Washington, Atlanta and Denver Tuesday.

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  8. Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas City letter writersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the struggles of working families in American's heartland, as the clock ticked on pressing issues before Congress goes on summer break.

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  9. American OpinionA Plea to the Modern ReaderRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Has President Obama's first year in office been a failure? There are plenty of people arguing about that one.

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  10. U.S. lawmaker takes soda tax battle to Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    A Connecticut lawmaker on Wednesday will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda drinks, the latest bid by regulators and politicians to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.

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  11. Suicide bomber kills cousin of president in AfghanistanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Hashmat Khalil Karzai, a cousin of Afghan President Hamid Karzai and a powerful supporter of the presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, was killed by a suicide bomber in southern Afghanistan on Tuesday as he greeted well-wishers at his home, government officials and a witness said.

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  12. Senate passes highway bill, sends it back to HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    Obama: U.S. must have 'smartest airports, best pow...: President Barak Obama stopped by at a lunch counter in Delaware before making remarks about boosting the nation's infrastructure.

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  13. How "unlocking cell phone" bill aims to help abuse victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    New legislation out of Washington is being touted as a big help for abuse victims and domestic violence support groups.

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  14. The RallySANITY and/or FearRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Oct. 27, 2010, 6:35PM -- Ariana Huffington says she is bringing 10,000 people with her on 200 buses that leave Flushing, New York, at 6AM Saturday morning, Oct. 30, for the "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear" on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., from 1 TO 3PM ET on Saturday afternoon.

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  15. Make My DayDEAR Politicians: Please Shut Up NowRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Nov. 3, 2010 -- An irresistible combination of anonymous and sometimes foreign money, the rage of Republican seniors, Democratic voters' fears and apathy, and the unpredictable arrival of an infantile but influential new faction of the GOP called the Tea Party swept away the last vestiges of President Barack Obama's hope and change ... (more)

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  16. ObamaCare one key issue in Senate raceRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    Over $10 million is allocated by the Democratic National Committee to keep U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan in office because she represents the will of the DNC.

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  17. Schumer, Gillibrand, Tonko Announce Major Grant for Siena CollegeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    "As Upstate New York's economy switches gears towards the advanced industries of the 21st century, we need our students and education system to keep pace," said Senator Schumer.

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  18. Congress hears from children that fled to the U.S. borderRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    After weeks of debating the fate of tens of thousands of undocumented minors trying to enter the United States, Congress for the first time heard directly from three of the children on Tuesday.

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  19. Housley: Honour is best to beat DaytonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Journal

    Karin Housley figured she had more than enough to do this year. Running for another public office didn't look like it would fit in.

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  20. Congressman Dent introduces bill for permanent authorization of National Heritage AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Congressman, Charlie Dent , and Democratic Congressman, Paul Tonko have introduced a bill-H.R. 445, that would permanently authorize the current 49 National Heritage Areas , and require new Heritage Areas to have a viable management plan in place before any designation by Congress.

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