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  1. Chris Christie's plausible deniability claim takes a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    The big story coming out of Monday's document dump of the notes from New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's internal whitewash investigation of his lane closure scandal was that aides in his office were instructed to ignore requests of mayors who hadn't endorsed the governor's re-election bid, but there's another interesting detail that caught my eye.

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  2. U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions Fell 3.4 Percent In 2012, Says EPARead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    America's total greenhouse gas emissions actually fell 3.4 percent over the course of 2012, according to the LA Times.

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  3. The FBI's Facial Recognition Database Combines Lo-Res Photos With...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Another FOIA lawsuit brought against the government by the EFF has resulted in the release of previously withheld documents. The papers cut loose this time detail the FBI's facial recognition database and other parts of its "Next Generation Identification

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  4. Arizona Just Authorized Surprise Inspections At Abortion ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer approved a measure on Tuesday evening that will allow the state to conduct surprise inspections of abortion facilities without first obtaining a warrant.

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  5. Would You Wear Atheist Shoes?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Irregular Times

    It is a time of fear in the face of freedom, a time of an emptying country and swelling cities, a time for the widening of previous roads and the opening of new paths, yet a time when these paths are mined by knowing algorithms of the all-seeing eye.

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  6. The Economy Is 11 Percent Bigger Thanks To Women's WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    If women hadn't dramatically increased how much time they spend working for pay outside the home since the late 1970s, gross domestic product would have been about 11 percent lower in 2012 , according to a new report from the Center for American Progress .

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  7. Iowa Supreme Court Preserves Voting Rights For Some Former OffendersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    A case before the Iowa Supreme Court this week that could have disenfranchised as many as 50,000 Iowa voters instead opened the door to potential future expansions of the franchise.

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  8. Louisiana Lawmakers Vote To Keep Unconstitutional Law Banning Oral Sex On The BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Repeal of the unconstitutional law was opposed by the Louisiana Family Forum, a state affiliate of Focus on the Family and the Family Research Council.

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  9. All 3 Victims of Kansas Shootings ChristianRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    New York Times : William L. Corporon was a longtime family doctor, but to his family, he was Popeye, a nickname bestowed by a grandson, Reat Underwood.

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  10. Parolees on GPS Trackers Killed 4 WomenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Two parolees raped and killed at least four women while wearing GPS trackers -- and there may be more victims, a California police chief said Monday.

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  11. Why Are 20 Far-Away States Trying To Block The Cleanup Of The Chesapeake Bay?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Over the years, the Chesapeake Bay has been known for many things: bountiful seafood, such as clams, oysters and the bay's iconic blue crabs; its boating, fishing and water sports industry; its curly-haired duck-hunting dogs .

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  12. Insurers expandingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    As I mentioned a couple of weeks ago, health insurance co-ops are expanding. Co-ops from Massachusetts, Montana and Kentucky are crossing borders to operate in New Hampshire, Idaho and West Virginia.

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  13. The Tax Breaks That Are Killing the PlanetRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, hauled in a $32.6 billion profit last year.

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  14. NSA Spying Is Here to StayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    On Monday, April 14, the the Washington Post and the Guardian US newspapers received the Pulitzer for Journalism Public Service for their reports on NSA spying.

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  15. Committee to Protect Journalists Deliberate murders land Syria on 2014 Impunity IndexRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    April 16 - Targeted murders of journalists in Syria landed the war-torn country for the first time on the Committee to Protect Journalists' annual Impunity Index released today.

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  16. Wood Prairie Farm: Maine Farmer to Speak at United Nations on International Mother Earth DayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Bridgewater, Maine - April 16 - Jim Gerritsen, a Maine organic seed potato farmer, has accepted an invitation to participate on a guest panel at the United Nations in New York City on .

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  17. Will This Deal Solve Mexico's Vigilante Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Truthdig

    The rise of thousands of vigilantes bearing assault rifles to rout a drug cartel in western Mexico's Michoacan state has presented the administration of President Enrique PeA a Nieto with a policy nightmare. Attacking the vigilantes

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  18. Five Ways Nevada Rancher Militia Resembles Pakistan's TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Pakistan The Federally Administered Tribal Area of Pakistan is ruled directly from the capital, Islamabad, rather than having an elected provincial government or legislature.

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  19. CEO Pay Soars, Workers Toil in Capitalism's New Guilded AgeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    That, according to a new report , is the number of times more the average CEO in the United States made in 2013 compared to the average worker.

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  20. Congressman Tells Low-Income Worker: Higher Minimum Wage Is 'Not Right'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    People like Shaneeka Rainer are often told that they shouldn't try to get the minimum wage increased because it only really applies to teenagers working entry-level jobs.

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