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  1. First lady announcing one-stop job site for vetsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Aiming to streamline employment resources for people leaving the military, the government is creating an integrated website that can help job-seekers create resumes, connect with employers and become part of a database of veterans and their spouses for companies to mine for skills and talents.

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  2. Tom Steyer suggests $100 million might not be enough in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Billionaire climate activist Tom Steyer plans to spend big money making an impact in the 2014 midterm elections.

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  3. Rand Paul is wrong: We need a president with experienceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    What do you expect a freshman senator with no legislative accomplishments and no executive experience to say about his qualifications for president? You got it - experience doesn't matter! That was response of Sen. Rand Paul to former senator and presidential nominee Bob Dole, who asserted that the trio of freshman senators didn't have enough ... (more)

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  4. Patrick Stewart is Smithsonian magazinea s first celebrity coverRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Celebrities stare at us in the grocery aisle from the cover of just about every glossy magazine, from Vogue to Cosmopolitan .

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  5. More drug offenders eligible for clemencyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Deputy Attorney General James Cole announced that the department would broaden the criteria for clemency, a move that is expected to lead to thousands of prisoners filing applications to President Barack Obama seeking to commute their sentences.

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  6. A sampling of editorials from around New YorkRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sunherald.com

    On the surface the plan to transport tar sands oil in rail cars to a terminal at New Windsor, heat it and then load it on barges and ship it down the Hudson River will get all the scrutiny such a complex and potentially hazardous operation requires.

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  7. Mitt Romney's new starring roleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

    Mitt Romney is weighing in on competitive Republican primary for a GOP held House seat in California -- the latest sign that the 2012 Republican presidential nominee plans to play an influential role in helping to shape the future of his party.

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  8. FM vows response if Russians attacked in UkraineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MySanAntonio.com

    In this photo taken on Sunday, April 13, 2014, a reporter Simon Ostrovsky, right, stands next to a Pro-Russian gunman at a seized police station in the eastern Ukraine town of Slovyansk.

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  9. Maine shipyard gets $57 million in Navy contractsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald

    Pingree said Tuesday that half the money is for design and engineering work on the Littoral Combat Ship.

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  10. Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurantRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston Herald

    President Barack Obama on Wednesday opened a four-country Asia tour aimed at reassuring allies in the region that the U.S. remains a committed economic, military and political partner that can serve as a counterweight to China's growing influence.

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  11. Resources for April 23, 2014Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Dialogic

    Benton, Michael Dean. "Increase the Minimum Wage." Mayer for Mayor "60 Words." Radiolab ["This hour we pull apart one sentence, written in the hours after September 11th, 2001, that has led to the longest war in U.S. history.

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  12. APNewsBreak: Clemency after 10 years in prison?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Boston Herald

    The Justice Department will begin considering clemency applications from nonviolent federal inmates who have behaved in prison, have no significant criminal history and have already served more than 10 years behind bars, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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  13. Obama Backs Japan In Islands Row With ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky News

    The president kicks off his eight-day Asia tour, aimed at reassuring allies that the US remains a committed partner.

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  14. Report: IRS Gave $2.8M In Bonuses, Paid Time Off To Delinquent EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    The Internal Revenue Service paid $2.8 million in bonuses plus thousands of hours of paid time-off to 2,800 of its employees who had been disciplined for misconducts such as late or non-payment, misuse of travel cards, and even fraud, internal government investigators say.

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  15. NY: Labor Official: MTA, LIRR Unions Still Far Apart on Offer Calling for 11% RaisesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Mass Transit

    The MTA's latest offer in its contract dispute with Long Island Rail Road unions calls for raises totaling 11 percent over six years, according to sources, but a top labor official said Tuesday both sides remain far apart in efforts to head off a crippling strike.

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  16. Dana Milbank: Pro-secession tourney offers more madnessRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ReporterNews.com

    From Wisconsin, cradle of the Progressive movement, comes news that the state Republican Party - the party of La Follette! - has advanced a pro-secession agenda.

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  17. Liberals split on how to handle red state DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KKTX Corpus Christi

    With control of the Senate at stake, progressive interest groups are struggling with how to handle a quartet of Red State Democratic senators up for re-election in 2014.

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  18. Dems Should Start an 'I Got Covered' Obamacare Grassroots Campaign... NowRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Huffington Post

    With Obamacare signups ahead of projections and the machinery moving smoothly, Democrats can finally grab a breath -- the post-launch panic isn't needed any more.

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  19. Boogeymen and shady deals define spin for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post and Courier

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks with reporters about gun control on April 9 at the Capitol in Washington.

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  20. Obama Visits Site Of MudslideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KBND-AM Bend

    President Barack Obama is praising the first responders, volunteers, and officials who are helping the Snohomish County community of Oso recover from last month's devastating mudslide.

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