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  1. Cyber CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    In the old days, respectable criminals used guns to rob us of our money. Such is no longer the case in the digital age when cyber thieves go about hijacking our personal information -- which they use to loot our bank accounts -- while we go about our daily business thinking everything is just fine.

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  2. Netanyahu's Iran speech gains tacit support in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's fiery speech this week before the U.S. Congress, in which he argued against an emerging nuclear deal with Iran, has received tacit support from an unlikely quarter -- Saudi Arabia. The oil-rich Sunni kingdom views Shiite Iran as a regional rival that is perhaps even more menacing than Israel.

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  3. Pro-arena coalition launches website, Facebook pageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    A new coalition that supports building an arena in downtown Milwaukee has launched a website and Facebook page in hopes of generating community support for the project. The group is called Play It Forward Wisconsin.

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  4. Democrats getting a bad sense of deja vu in Hillary scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    Saturday at CPAC, I warned Republicans that a contest between Bush nostalgia and Clinton nostalgia in a 2016 presidential race would not turn out well for the GOP. This week, it's not turning out well for Democrats either, and they're beginning to hit the panic button over it.

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  5. The off ramp from ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hot Air

    For the moment, the case of King v Burwell is nothing more than a high stakes game of kibitzing for political analysts and media spokesmodels. No matter how many hints or visual clues we draw from the proceedings or what sort of alphitomancy the legal experts on CNN engage in, there won't be an answer until early this summer.

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  6. W20 says forget Jackson, put a woman on $20 billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    So says an organization called Women on 20s, which is trying to convince President Barack Obama and Congress to replace the controversial seventh president with a woman. The group, which also calls itself W20, lists 15 candidates to replace Jackson.

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  7. Can Clinton live up to pledge to learn from 2008 mistakes?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Clinton insists that if she pursues the presidency again, it will be different this time around.

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  8. Jewell: No decision yet on extension of Shell's Chukchi Sea leasesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SNL Financial

    "There are not enough drilling seasons left for Shell to do more than drill a few exploratory wells before the leases expire," Murkowski said in questioning Jewell, who was appearing before the Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee to discuss the DOI's request for an 8% budget increase, to $13.2 billion, in fiscal 2016. "They're waiting for a little bit of certainty here."

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  9. U.S. Senate Iran debate postponed after Democrats objectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    Republican U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday postponed plans to debate and vote next week on a bill requiring President Barack Obama to submit any nuclear agreement with Iran to Congress for approval. Many Democrats, including the bill's co-sponsors, had not wanted a vote before an end-March deadline set by international negotiators for reaching a framework agreement to curb Iran's nuclear program.

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  10. T-C Line: Lesson in ice removalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | LongmontFYI

    I and my neighbors that live on the north side of Longs Peak Middle School wish to extend a heartfelt thank you to the young teacher, Dave, and some class members for helping to break up and remove snow pack and ice from the intersection of 15th Avenue and Judson Drive.

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  11. Live! US plane skids off LaGuardia runway, crashes into fence; 6 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    A plane from Atlanta skidded off a runway at New York City's LaGuardia Airport while landing during a snowstorm today, crashing through a chain-link fence and coming to rest with its nose perilously close to the edge of an icy bay. Photos showed the nose of the plane resting on a berm that separates the runway from Flushing Bay.

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  12. Three lawyers recommended for Ramsey County judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    The Commission on Judicial Selection announced the recommendations Thursday and said an appointment will be made in a few weeks by Gov. Mark Dayton, following interviews. The open judge's seat is the result of the retirement of John B. Van de North, who was first appointed judge in 1998 by then-Gov. Arne Carlson.

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  13. Hillary Clinton's home server hard to traceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GantDaily.com

    Hillary Clinton was not publicly registered as the owner of the domain and server she used to operate a personal email account out of her home, making it difficult to trace the account back to the former secretary of state, according to a CNN review of Internet business records. Instead, Clinton's accounts were registered under the names of aides, according to the review.

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  14. Perry beefs up political staff ahead of likely 2016 runRead the original story

    1 hr ago | GantDaily.com

    Rick Perry's political operation is on a hiring spree as the Texas governor sets his sights on a second run for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016. Perry's senior-most adviser Jeff Miller, a California transplant and former Arnold Schwarzenegger aide, has taken a leave of absence from his consulting firm to work full-time for Perry's political action committee, a source familiar with the move told CNN.

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  15. Progressive look to woo Edwards in Md.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Two progressive groups formally launched an effort on Thursday to draft Rep. Donna Edwards to run for the open Senate seat in Maryland in 2016. Democracy For America and the Progressive Change Campaign Committee surveyed their members this week and said the overwhelming response in favor of Edwards has led them to recruit her for the race.

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  16. Do Hillary's troubles open the door for an Atlanta Democrat?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Peach Pundit

    Unthinkable only a few days ago, speculation is now gaining momentum about the impact on the Democratic Party should Hillary Clinton bow out of the 2016 presidential race. One Democratic consultant says that There are certainly a number of Democrats who come to mind who may, even now, be considering a presidential run.

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  17. OP-ED | Ignore The Scare Tactics: Transparency Needed At UConn FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    In the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre, we've endured a well-organized effort to roll back freedom of information laws. Now we are confronted with a nonprofit fundraising arm of a public university that insists it should be cloaked in secrecy , even as it bankrolls the salaries and activities of leading public officials.

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  18. Scott Walker still GOP front-runner in latest 2016 poll despite verbal gaffesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    A handful of flubs and a flip-flop don't seem to have slowed down the second-term governor's momentum in the invisible presidential primary Walker came in first in Quinnipiac University's survey with 18 percent; former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush was right behind him at 16 percent A handful of flubs and a flip-flop that were heavily covered by the media don't seem to have slowed down the second-term governor's momentum in the invisible presidential primary, and in a national Quinnipiac University poll released on Thursday Walker came in first with 18 percent. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker addresses the American Conservative Union's 42nd Annual Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Maryland, last week.

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  19. Summer Jobs for Immigrant Youth to Teach Communities about Administrative ReliefRead the original story

    1 hr ago | City of Chicago

    MAYOR EMANUEL ANNOUNCES SUMMER JOB PROGRAM TO ENGAGE AND EDUCATE IMMIGRANT STUDENTS, FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES ABOUT ADMINISTRATIVE RELIEF City to Create Hundreds of Additional Summer Jobs Through Successful One Summer Chicago Program for Youth Looking to Educate Communities on President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration Building on the success of last year's One Summer Chicago initiative, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Department of Family and Support Services are pleased to announce a special new summer jobs program for youth to learn about and disseminate information in their communities about immigration programs that may affect them.

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  20. Can Clinton live up to pledge to learn from 2008 mistakes?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton checks her Blackberry from a desk inside a C-17 military plane upon her departure from Malta, in the Mediterranean Sea, bound for Tripoli, Libya. Clinton insists that if she pursues the presidency again, it will be different this time around.

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