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  1. Clinton selective on policy issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    Hillary Rodham Clinton offered praise for President Barack Obama's executive actions to stave off deportation for millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally. But the Democrats' favored presidential hopeful has been less forthcoming on other issues in these early days of the 2016 contest.

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  2. How to run for president from the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    They would seem to have big advantages going into the 2016 presidential race -- prominent jobs in Washington, access to major donors and the ability to influence the major national issues of the day. But being a member of the Senate hardly paves a clear path to the White House.

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  3. Burdett Loomis: Kansas is setting its eyes on SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    I arrived in Kansas 35 years ago, happy to be offered a job at the University of Kansas but having little sense of the state that would become my home. My political science colleague, friend and ultimately co-editor of 15 books, Al Cigler, acidly alerted me to former Democratic Gov. Bob Docking's fiscal words to live by: "Austere but adequate."

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  4. Letters on nonviolence, downsizing government, Brownback math, kitten article, KobachRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    As our nation observes the unrest in Ferguson, Mo., a group of Marshall Middle School students is inviting a new perspective on life in our community. Youth Corps is an inside-out approach to public service.

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  5. Observers: Elizabeth Warren pushing Hillary Clinton out of comfort zoneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren's opposition to a White House Treasury pick has turned an otherwise obscure nomination into a headline-grabbing battle for the party's soul, as she pushes a populist message that could pull likely 2016 presidential nominee Hillary Clinton further to the left than she wants to be, observers say. "There are various ways to influence politics and policy, and one of them is to be like a magnet and pull people into your orbit.

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  6. Your Turn: Nov. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    The border wall is illuminated at night in Nogales, Arizona. Readers maintain that there is no comparison between that border wall and the Berlin Wall, a comparison suggested by a previous letter writer.

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  7. Georgia lawmakers working on transportation fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forsyth County News

    After hearing largely from constituents for the past few months, a state legislative committee now is ready to huddle over ways Georgia could boost "We haven't had a whole lot of discussion on it outside the committee, so a lot of members are anxious to see what we can come up with," said state Sen. Steve Gooch, a Dahlonega Republican whose 51stDistrict includes north Forsyth. Gooch and state Rep. Jay Roberts, R-Ocilla, serve as chairmen of the Joint Study Committee on Critical Transportation Infrastructure Funding.

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  8. Obama former Chief of Staff in for His Own Fight in Chicago's Mayoral Race.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    On Monday the Chicago Board of Elections closed it's doors to any new candidates seeking to run for Mayor of Chicago the 3rd most populated city in America and the list of Candidates is out for the public What is not out in the public is that at this very moment Rahm Emanuel has a team of workers going through many of the candidates petition sheet and I don't just mean Mayoral opponents. Rahm Emanuel the Mayor wants to also keep his rubber stamp city council so the Mayor has his team also preparing to challenge their opponents too.

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  9. IAN: 11/29/14 - Nothing InterestingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods, wild fires, hurricanes, tornadoes, power outages, earthquakes, or other such things that could keep us off DKos. It's also so we can find other Kossacks nearby for in-person checks when other methods of communication fail - a buddy system.

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  10. PRIORITY Repealing Obamacare will lower health insurance costsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Saving most Americans money on health insurance by repealing the most objectionable sections of the Obamacare law ought to be a priority when the new Congress convenes early next year.

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  11. Hagel a symptom of failed foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Recent events have not cast a flattering light on President Barack Obama 's approach to military and security matters. The rise of the Islamic State has forced him to reverse his withdrawal from Iraq.

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  12. Kentucky Alzheimer's walks exceed $1 millionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    "I lost my mother 10 years ago," Fondaw said. "Her death was caused by issues that were brought on as a result of her Alzheimer's.

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  13. Past discrimination may mar future for tribeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Nov. 25, 2009, file photo shows Pamunkey Councilmen Jeff Brown, left, and Gary Miles, hold a deer as their Chief Kevin Brown presents it to Gov. Tim Kaine, second from left, during the annual tax tribute from the Virginia Indians to the Virginia governor in Richmond, Va. Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus are urging the Obama administration to withhold federal recognition of the Pamunkey tribe in southeast Virginia because of its history of banning intermarriage with blacks.

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  14. Rare optimism ahead of climate talks in LimaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Tribune

    Energized by new targets set by China and the United States, the world's top climate polluters, U.N. global warming talks resume Monday with unusual optimism despite evidence that human-generated climate change is already happening and bound to get worse. Negotiators from more than 190 countries will meet in the Peruvian capital for two weeks to work on drafts for a global climate deal that is supposed to be adopted next year in Paris.

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  15. Past discrimination may mar future for Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus are urging the Obama administration to withhold federal recognition of a Virginia Indian tribe because of its history of banning intermarriage with blacks. In January, the Interior Department proposed recognizing the Pamunkey tribe in southeast Virginia, which would make members eligible for special benefits in education, housing and medical care - and allow the tribe to pursue a casino.

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  16. Duryea Scouts tour WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Shown here at Mt. Vernon Estate and the Jefferson Memorial are, from left, orothy Collins, ASM; Scott Corti, senior patrol leader; Joseph Gorgol, ASM; Richard Ostrander, ASM; Gregory Grabiec, Brandon Mickavicz, Adam Lazar, Webelos II Scout from Duryea Pack 375; James Wilk, Sherwood Grabiec, ASM and Ann Edwards, troop committee chairman.

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  17. N.Y. Military Museum Recognizes the Harlem HellfightersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Lt. James Reese Europe and the jazz band of the 369th Infantry Regiment, also known as the Harlem Hellfighters, upon their return from Europe on Feb. 17, 1919. They were in heroes in France during World War I, only to be treated as second-class citizens when they returned to New York.

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  18. Rethinking The Cost Of Western Intervention In UkraineRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Groong

    RETHINKING THE COST OF WESTERN INTERVENTION IN UKRAINE By Katrina vanden Heuvel November 25 Samantha Power, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, recently cautioned Americans against intervention fatigue: "I think there is too much of 'Oh, look, this is what intervention has wrought' .â~@~I.â~@~I. one has to be careful about overdrawing lessons."

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  19. NY dinner puts wealthy and homeless at same tablesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Morning Journal

    Some well-off Manhattan residents paid $100 Friday for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church, an intersection of two worlds that left one down-on-his luck man thinking the seemingly impossible. "What if a love connection happened tonight between the haves and the have-nots?" 44-year-old Craig James said before guests arrived.

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  20. Guest lineups for the Sunday news showsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ABC's "This Week" - St. Louis alderman Antonio French; former New York police commissioner Ray Kelly; Jelani Cobb, writer and University of Connecticut associate professor. NBC's "Meet the Press" - Gov. Deval Patrick, D-Mass.; Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark.; Sherrilyn Ifill, president and director-counsel of NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund CBS' "Face the Nation" - Benjamin Crump, attorney for Michael Brown's family; Sens.-elect Thom Tillis, R-N.C., and Gary Peters, D-Mich.; Blase Cupich, archbishop of Chicago.

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