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  1. Fox's Andrea Tantaros 'Disturbed' by Obama's 'Mixed Messages' on BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mediaite.com

    Tuesday afternoon, during his joint press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe , President Barack Obama spent a full 14 minutes laying out six distinct points in reaction to the Baltimore riots. But immediately following his remarks, Fox News' Andrea Tantaros indicated she was not pleased and set to tear the remarks down.

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  2. National Guard called in to keep the peace in BaltimoreRead the original story

    1 hr ago | O-R Online

    National Guardsmen took up positions across the city and hundreds of volunteers began sweeping the streets of broken glass and other debris Tuesday, the morning after riots erupted following the funeral of a black man who died in police custody.

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  3. President Obama: "No Excuse" for "Senseless" Rioting in BaltimoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    As National Guard troops responded to rioting in Baltimore, President Barack Obama said Tuesday there have been too many troubling police interactions with black citizens across American in what he called "a slow-rolling crisis." But he said there was no excuse for rioters to engage in senseless violence.

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  4. House GOP bill blocks new air flights, cruise ships to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    House Republicans unveiled legislation on Tuesday to sharply curb the Obama administration's recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba. The provision by Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, a Cuban-American from Florida, would block new flights and cruise ship travel to Cuba.

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  5. NFL Relinquishing Tax-Exempt StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTVC

    The National Football League is giving up its tax-exempt status. In a letter to team owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league office and its management council will file tax returns as taxable entities for the 2015 fiscal year.

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  6. Jeb and the Invisible PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Monthly

    In my dustup with Nate Cohn and a couple of other people yesterday, here and on Twitter, over the value or lack thereof of early presidential polls, I made the argument that we just don't really have the kind of early non-polling data - official campaign contributions reports and lists of endorsements - to make judgments about the "invisible primary." So we must, I argued, be getting them from polling data or just pulling them out of our butts.

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  7. Obama: Too many troubling police interactions with blacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Greenwich Citizen

    President Barack Obama speaks about recent unrest in Baltimore during a joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Photo: Jacquelyn Martin, AP President Barack Obama speaks about recent unrest in Baltimore during his joint news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

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  8. Study: Obama most followed on Twitter, pope most influentialRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    A new study shows U.S. President Barack Obama is still by far the most followed world leader on Twitter, but Pope Francis is considered the most influential by the number of his messages retweeted. The annual Twiplomacy analysis of Twitter accounts released Tuesday by PR firm Burson-Marsteller shows nearly 57 million people following Obama, up from 44 million last year.

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  9. Brooke Shields Among Speaker LIneup for NBCUniversal's 'Know Your Value' EventRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    NBCUniversal News Group and Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," announced today the special guests for the next "Know Your Value" tour live event in Washington, D.C. on Friday, May 15 at the Marriott Marquis. Earlier today on "Morning Joe," Brzezinski also announced the three finalists who have been selected to compete for a $10,000 bonus onstage during the event.

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  10. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at Swearing-In by Vice President Joe BidenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Family Badge

    Many of you have come to know my father through this process. He has been at every hearing and every vote.

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  11. BlueCross Spotlights State's Unsung ServantsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    According to the latest Tennessee's health statistics, 35 percent of residents are overweight and 25 percent of seniors die from heart disease.

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  12. It was not a surprise to me that Don Flood's recent column ignored...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Gazette

    It was not a surprise to me that Don Flood's recent column ignored any information that might be considered embarrassing or derogatory to Democrats. A letter written by Shellie DiLauro called him on his convenient omission of the multitude of millionaires and billionaires who donate to the Liberal Democrats, also known as "the working class party."

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  13. Hoyer urges federal reforms in response to Baltimore violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Rep. Steny Hoyer is urging criminal justice reforms in response to the rash of violence that swept through Baltimore . "Obviously, there are some things we can do at the federal level," Hoyer said during a Tuesday press briefing in the Capitol.

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  14. The bilingual Bush in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The former Florida governor delivered a speech on economic opportunities partly in Spanis... . Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush attends an event at the Metropolitan University in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, April 28, 2015.

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  15. Convention may be only way to halt the Plutocrat PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cape Gazette

    The first official presidential primaries may be 10 months away, but the Plutocrat Primaries are already in full swing. Sen. Bryan Townsend, D-Newark, spoke recently before the 14th Representative District Democrats about the state Senate's resolution aimed at ending the unlimited spending that makes these "primaries" possible.

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  16. McCarthy Defends First 100 Days, Previews What's AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Roll Call

    McCarthy defended the House GOP's first 100 days of the 114th Congress. In the second reporters' briefing of his majority leader career, California Republican Kevin McCarthy offered a strong defense of the House GOP's record in the first 100 days of the 114th Congress.

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  17. Schumer calls for $2.5M for Navy Yard projectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer on Tuesday urged the U.S. Economic Development Administration to provide $2.5 million in federal grant funding for the Brooklyn Navy Yard's jobs expansion project, which will go toward renovating two floors of Building 77 to create move-in ready 3,000-5,000-square-foot units for small- and medium-sized businesses. The Brooklyn Navy Yard's 4.5 million square feet of leasable space is already 99 percent occupied with more than 330 businesses, including 5,000 employees.

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  18. A look at families' reactions to police-related deathsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NBC29

    By The Associated Press Families who lost loved ones following interactions with police have often done some of their grieving in public and called for peaceful protests of law enforcement... By The Associated Press Families who lost loved ones following interactions with police have often done some of their grieving in public and called for peaceful protests of law enforcement activity in... Chicago's transit agency shares in the blame for an accident last year in which a driver fell asleep and crashed a commuter train into a platform and up an escalator at O'Hare airport, federal investigators... Chicago's transit agency shares in the blame for an accident last year in which a driver fell asleep and crashed a commuter train into a platform and up an escalator at O'Hare airport, federal investigators... As National Guard troops responded to rioting in Baltimore, President Barack Obama ... (more)

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  19. Latest on police-custody death: 1 critically injured in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    By The Associated Press 2:30 p.m. Police say one person was critically injured in a fire during the riots in Baltimore. Capt.

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  20. Safety agency seeks ideas on getting more recall fixes doneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    In some recalls for problems as serious as air bags that can spew shrapnel into drivers or fuel tanks that can rupture in a rear-end crash, completion rates are below 15 percent, six months or more after the recalls were announced. These recalls involve millions of vehicles, challenging automakers to find both replacement parts and the cars' owners.

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