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  1. UVA Suspends Fraternities After Report On Gang Rape AllegationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternities and associated parties until January 9 following a Rolling Stone magazine article that described a student's account of being gang raped and her frustration at trying to bring her alleged attackers to accountability. "The wrongs described in Rolling Stone are appalling and have caused all of us to re-examine our responsibility to this community," school President Teresa A. Sullivan wrote in a statement to the university community.

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  2. The man who unmade New YorkRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    Seen through the prism of subsequent national experience, Nelson Rockefeller resembles a swollen postwar automobile - a land yacht with tail fins, a period piece, bemusing and embarrassing. He remains, however, instructive.

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  3. Obama defends moves on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    President Barack Obama signs two presidential memoranda associated with his actions on immigration in his office on Air Force One as he arrives at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas Friday, before traveling to Del Sol High School to speak about the steps he will be taking on immigration.

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  4. Asian Americans Favoring the GOP Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    In the 2014 midterm elections, preliminary exit poll data showed nearly half of Asian-American voters backed the Republican candidate for House. That's a remarkable 46-point swing in Asian support from 2012, when Asians voted by wide margins for President Obama's re-election.

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  5. Giffords rides in Tucson cycling eventRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords arrives back at the finish line for a 12-mile fun ride at the Special Olympics El Tour de Tucson bicycle race Saturday in Tucson, Ariz.

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  6. Jaitley slams Mamata over Saradha, Burdwan blast; Trinamool hits backRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday attacked at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her reactions to arrest of her Trinamool Congress's leaders in the Saradha chit fund scam and on her statements in the Burdwan blast case. The Trinamool hit back, seeking to know the source of BJP's massive funds spent during the elections.

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  7. Rudy Giuliani says white cops needed to keep black people from killing each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH ABOVE: Former New York City Mayor, Rudy Giuliani, discusses the incident in Ferguson and the Grand Jury reconvening on Monday, Nov. 24. TORONTO - Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani made controversial remarks about the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri during an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press." Giuliani made the remarks during a heated exchange with Georgetown professor Michael Eric Dyson, who said Giuliani was applying a "false equivalency."

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  8. Iraqi Forces Retake 2 Towns from Islamic StateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Drudge Retort

    Iraqi forces said on Sunday they retook two towns north of Baghdad from Islamic State fighters, driving them from strongholds they had held for months and clearing a main road from the capital to Iran. There was no independent confirmation that the army, Shi'ite militia and Kurdish peshmerga forces had completely retaken Jalawla and Saadiya, about 70 miles northeast of Baghdad.

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  9. After seven years, Essar's giant Iron Range project finds a grooveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    Mayor Bill Hendricks snatched a dusty bottle of champagne off a bookcase, a treat he's saving for when the $1.8 billion revival of the old Butler taconite mine two miles outside of town is done. "We'll be happy to have those taconite jobs," Hendricks said as he showed off the bottle.

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  10. How CEOs rate Modi govt's performanceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    The idea seen as the most promising is Modi's 'Make in India' pitch to promote manufacturing in the country. n the first six months since taking charge, the Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has done enough to excite Indian industry, even as a slow pace of economic reforms during this period remains a cause for concern.

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  11. A bold moveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    In one stroke, US President Barack Obama has turned a protector of illegal immigrants. He has kept a promise and by doing so, brought a smile to the faces of millions of people.

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  12. Meet The Two Men Who Ran 550 Miles, From Atlanta To Michael Brown's Memorial In FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ThinkProgress

    Londrelle Hall and Ray Mills set off on a grueling 550 mile run from Atlanta, Georgia, to Mike Brown's memorial in Ferguson, Missouri, on November 3. After averaging 35 miles a day for nearly three weeks, the two finally reached their destination on a rainy Saturday afternoon, surrounded by a crowd of admirers. Hall, a 28-year-old Florida native, explained to ThinkProgress that running is how he copes with internal problems, which is how he came up with the idea to start Run for Justice.

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  13. Obama leaves Vegas after touting immigrant orderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    President Barack Obama has left Las Vegas after touting his executive order on immigration and playing golf with retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and Tiger Woods' former instructor, Butch Harmon. Air Force One departed from McCarran International Airport at 10:52 a.m. Sunday to return to Washington, D.C. The president used a speech Friday at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas to mount an offensive behind his directives to protect millions of immigrants who are illegally in the U.S. from deportation.

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  14. Opinion: Obama Is Damaging Hillary's ChancesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    President Obama's high-risk immigration gamble may have severe consequences for Washington, the country and the Democratic Party, most of all Hillary Clinton. Mrs. Clinton's putative bid for the Democratic presidential nomination is already running into trouble.

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  15. Marion Barry dies at 78; Washington, D.C., mayor, civil rights leaderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Marion Barry served four terms as mayor of Washington, D.C., winning reelection even after being convicted of using drugs. "I'm not perfect," he declared to cheering supporters after his third mayoral victory, "but I'm perfect for Washington."

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  16. Family-values groups object to Obama's orders on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    President Obama is selling his unilateral immigration package unveiled last week as, in part, a way to keep millions of families from breaking up. But family-values groups, many of which focus heavily on keeping families together on matters such as refugee and asylum cases for home-schoolers, are rallying around one position: White House usurpation of the issue is wrong.

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  17. Event held to assist people trying to understand immigration changesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Three days after President Barack Obama announced sweeping changes to immigration rules through executive actions, advocates are starting to spread the word to their communities about how they work. Tampa lawyer Gil Sanchez held a free immigration seminar Sunday inside Raymond James Stadium.

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  18. Today in history: Jack Ruby shot Lee Harvey OswaldRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gaston Gazette

    On Nov. 24, 1944, during World War II, U.S. bombers based on Saipan attacked Tokyo in the first raid against the Japanese capital by land-based planes. In 1859, British naturalist Charles Darwin published "On the Origin of Species," which explained his theory of evolution by means of natural selection.

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  19. Cohn: Warren has a reala appeal Dem voters are hungry forRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Advance

    Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is increasingly becoming the voice of her party, a party that has now gone through several voice changes. When Sen. George McGovern, D-S.D., took the party too far to the left, Bill Clinton, Al Gore and others formed the Democratic Leadership Council to move it back to the center.

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  20. Localsa reaction mixed on immigration orderRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Advance

    Area residents are giving a mixed review to President Barack Obama's executive action last week deferring deportation of an estimated 5 million undocumented immigrants, with those on both sides of the decision pointing to its economic implications. Dear Reader, This content is only available to subscribers of The Daily Advance print and/or e-edition.

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