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  1. Senator: Drop nomination of controversial judgeRead the original story

    27 min ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Obama administration is cracking down on American companies that seek to reincorporate overseas to avoid paying U.S. taxes. WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's controversial selection of Michael Boggs to become a federal judge in Georgia lacks enough votes to survive and the nomination should be withdrawn, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Monday in what amounts to a rare rebuff of the president from his own party.

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  2. Titus Announces $1.8 Mil to help small businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    Congresswoman Dina Titus announced Monday that $1.8 million will be invested to help small businesses. The money will assist small businesses in six communities throughout the west.

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  3. Former Kansas US Sen. Bob Dole campaigns for Republican Roberts in competitive Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is set to campaign with fellow Republican Pat Roberts in race that's suddenly competitive for the three-term Kansas U.S. senator. Dole planned to attend an event with Roberts Monday in Dodge City, where Roberts lists his residence but admits having visited only seven times this year.

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  4. GreerWalker to help nonprofits fight fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 22, 2014 - CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- - Charlotte-based CPA firm GreerWalker is sponsoring a free seminar on fraud prevention for nonprofit executive directors, CFOs and board chairs and members on Thursday, September 25, at The Duke Mansion starting at 8:30 a.m. According to research conducted by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the typical organization loses 5% of annual revenues to fraud each year. The 2.5 hour seminar, for all types of not-for-profits, will examine fraud detection and deterrence as well as particular fraud schemes that have occurred at NFPs while explaining how to improve internal controls in order to reduce risk.

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  5. Apple iPhone 6, 6 Plus Make Record SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Apple customers stood in endless lines this weekend to make record iPhone sales. Apple sold over a record 10 million iPhone 6 and 6 Plus's in three days.

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  6. Bill Maher mocks gullible America for missing the real enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Daily Kos

    Bill Maher in his rather harsh piece chastises Americans for their gullibility. He expresses the frustration of many who realize that Americans once again are being conned into war .

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  7. Justice Department Halts Rand Paul's NSA LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily Caller

    U.S. Senator Rand Paul holds up a mobile phone as he announces a class action lawsuit over NSA spying revelations that he has filed along with FreedomWorks President Matt Kibbe against U.S. President Barack Obama, outside the U.S. District Court in Washington February 12, 2014. The lawsuit also names Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, Director of National Security Agency Keith Alexander and FBI Director James Comey as defendants.

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  8. Here Are More Ways Obamacare Could Cancel Your Insurance [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Under Obamacare, millions of health insurance plans may be deemed "subpar" and cancelled because they fall into gaps between the four tiers of coverage considered acceptable by the law, according to a video released Monday by the Mercatus Center. In the video, Mercatus senior research fellow Robert Graboyes explains that, starting in 2013, Obamacare requires all plans to fit within one of four "metallic tiers," based on the percentage of medical bills that a plan pays for.

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  9. GOP Asks Obama To Reveal His Secret Amnesty PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily Caller

    GOP legislators want President Barack Obama to explain his planned amnesty for illegal immigrants before Americans vote on Nov. 4. "Rather than attempt to hide these actions from the American people until after the midterm elections, Americans should be given the chance to come to their own conclusions [so] they can then exercise their constitutional right to petition the federal government and let you know their opinions," said the Sept. 20 letter from 22 GOP legislators.

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  10. New census data shows desperate need for health care in red statesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Daily Kos

    The Census Bureau has released new information on the uninsured in America from last year . One of the findings dramatically demonstrates how critical the Medicaid expansion part of Obamacare would be to the the states that have refused the expansion.

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  11. GAO Report Proves the Senate Must Act To Stop Abortion Funding In ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Daily Caller

    The release of a report on abortion funding in Obamacare from the non-partisan government watchdog, the Government Accountability Office , validates what pro-life advocates have been saying since before this landmark anti-life law was enacted - Obamacare is currently allowing taxpayer funding for abortion through federal subsidies in state health insurance exchanges. This violates both the letter of the law and the spirit of the law, as promises were repeatedly made during the healthcare debates by President Obama and others that taxpayer funding for abortion would not occur.

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  12. Dole campaigns for Roberts in Kansas Senate raceRead the original story

    8 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole is set to campaign with fellow Republican Pat Roberts in race that's suddenly competitive for the three-term Kansas U.S. senator. Dole planned to attend an event with Roberts Monday in Dodge City, where Roberts lists his residence but admits having visited only seven times this year.

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  13. Not bad guys, just the wrong guysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Daily Kos

    House Speaker John Boehner articulated the problem better than he realized when he said, "I really don't have to work. I don't really want to do this.

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  14. LA attorney faces suspension over doctored photosRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Miami Herald

    A judge has recommended a six-month suspension for a Los Angeles attorney who posted doctored photos on her firm's website that show her with high-profile people such as President Obama, Hillary Clinton and George Clooney. In an 18-page decision this month, Judge Donald Miles said Svitlana Sangary failed to remove the images after a State Bar warning that they were false advertising; disregarded the disciplinary process and responded to the charges with a 16-page soliloquy that had little or nothing to do with the case.

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  15. Elections ad roundup: Bruce Rauner accuses Pat Quinn of letting murderers go freeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Daily Kos

    Republican Bruce Rauner hits Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn for allegedly ordering the secret release of 230 violent criminals. The narrator describes some of the heinous acts they committed after getting out of prison, including murder.

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  16. Despite USDA approval, Enlist trait faces hurdlesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Ag Professional

    U.S. approval of Dow AgroSciences ' new genetically-modified corn and soybeans takes the agricultural giant a step closer to its "most important" product launch ever, but a series of hurdles remain, the company said on Thursday. "We sure are aware of the concerns that have been expressed," said Dow AgroSciences President Tim Hassinger in an interview.

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  17. Palin Defends Family Against "Liberal Media Driven" Brawl CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Daily Kos

    If there's one thing that you can count on regarding Sarah Palin is her ability to suck up to the media while at the same time bitching about how they cover her and her family's antics. Today in Us Magazine she defends her clan against the "Liberal Media Driven" coverage of what has become known as "Brawl-gate".

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  18. USDA approves Dow's Enlist corn, soybean traitsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Ag Professional

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture issued its decision deregulating Dow AgroSciences' Enlist corn and soybean traits in the United States, concluding one of the most thorough reviews of a biotech trait in history. The Enlist traits are part of the Enlist Weed Control System, a new trait and herbicide technology that will control herbicide-resistant and tough weeds.

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  19. Mapping technology help farmers understand soilRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Ag Professional

    A Purdue University agronomist has developed soil-mapping technology that provides visual information about soil functionality and productivity, which could increase profitability for farmers and growers as they cultivate their crops. Phillip R. Owens, associate professor of agronomy in Purdue's College of Agriculture , said the U.S. Department of Agriculture provides soil survey maps of the contiguous 48 states.

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  20. Google chairman on ALEC: 'They're just literally lying'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Daily Kos

    Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said Monday that the company's participation in, and funding of, the American Legislative Exchange Council was a "mistake," and that the organization's fight against climate legislation and in promoting denial of global warming is "making the world a much worse place." Google Chairman Eric Schmidt indicated in an interview Monday with NPR's Diane Rehm that Google would drop its ALEC membership "in the future," but did not specify a date.

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