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  1. Tillis to highlight NC teacher raises in TV adRead the original story

    9 min ago | WLOS

    House Speaker Thom Tillis will highlight teacher pay raises approved by the North Carolina legislature this year in a television ad to first air on the eve of his first U.S. Senate debate with Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan.


  2. Don't blame economic problems on trade: Editorial Agenda 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago |

    Automobiles have long been a key import at the Port of Portland, but the Port has begun to handle vehicle exports as well.


  3. The Press in FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | New Yorker

    On the ninth night of the protests in Ferguson, Missouri, Chris King, the managing editor of the St. Louis American , one of the country's oldest black newspapers, got word from a protestor that "outside agitators" were in possession of grenades.


  4. High school buddies followed similar path to jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | NBC29

    Two high school buddies who loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends both converted to Islam in early adulthood and were somehow recruited by terror groups to leave the United States and die for... The two high school buddies loved to shoot hoops and crack jokes with their friends.


  5. Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    President Barack Obama tamped down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in the Middle East.


  6. Obama sets no timeline for action on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    With a self-imposed deadline looming, President Barack Obama said Thursday he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer.


  7. Obama weighs options for targeting IS groupRead the original story

    56 min ago | WTVC

    President Barack Obama says degrading Islamic State militants is going to require a "regional strategy" and assistance from partners in the Middle East.


  8. Bell Helicopters moves to LafayetteRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    A Texas-based helicopter company is bringing hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars to Lafayette.


  9. Russia appears to invade Ukraine, opening 2nd frontRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | The Miami Herald

    In Novoazovsk in southeastern Ukraine, city officials bowed to the demands of pro-Russian militants and hoisted the flag of the self-styled Donetsk People's Republic just below the Ukrainain flag.


  10. US rebukes Oklahoma for ditching school standardsRead the original story

    58 min ago | KTMF

    The federal government on Thursday stripped Oklahoma of authority to decide how to spend $29 million in U.S. education funding because the state abandoned national academic standards known as Common Core, in a rebuke that a union official said could lead to teacher layoffs.


  11. Feds Want Ohio Ex-deputy Treasurer SentencedRead the original story

    58 min ago |

    Federal prosecutors say a former Ohio deputy treasurer facing 15 years in prison for bribery and conspiracy in the U.S. and who fled to Pakistan should be sentenced in absentia.


  12. Burn! Bicycling Kicks Portland Down to Its Fourth-Best Bike CityRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Pordland Mercury

    I have no idea why I subscribe to Bicycling magazine . It's obsessed with a road-cycling culture I could not be less interested in, it's endlessly repetitive, and it's stodgy .


  13. The Glasgow Courier HomepageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Glasgow Courier

    You can do it one of two ways. 1. Fill out the ' free trial ' form and we'll set up you up for the remainder of your subscription.


  14. Obama: the US needs a strategy for defeating ISILRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    President Barack Obama has said the US "does not have a strategy yet" when it comes to defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant across the Middle East.


  15. not Sam's ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fort Bend Star

    Here is more junk mail plus the usual ransom notices, threatening letters from debt collectors and former friends - I didn't actually know my dog was rabid.


  16. Romney leads Iowa poll of presidential contenders, says he isn't runningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Detroit News

    Michigan native Mitt Romney has a large lead among possible Republican presidential hopefuls in a poll in Iowa, home of the caucuses that help kick off the 2016 primaries.


  17. 'Yes we tan': Barack Obama's suit puts serious talk in the shadeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    It was a press conference in which the leader of the free world admitted he had no strategy for fighting a broader campaign against terrorists , who claim to have establisheda caliphate in Iraq and Syria.


  18. Ald. Bob Fioretti Crowd-Sources Possible Mayoral RunRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Chicago

    With all the buzz about Karen Lewis possibly running for Chicago mayor, it's sometimes easy to overlook 2nd Ward Ald.


  19. Obama in Newport Friday for Fundraiser at Mansion -- Expect TrafficRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    President Barack Obama will be attending a Democratic Congressional Candidates Committee fundraiser at Seafair - an Ocean Drive mansion - on Friday.


  20. Indiana gets 1-year waiver of federal schools lawRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Journal

    The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday granted a one-year extension of Indiana's waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind education law after the state resolved concerns over how it monitored low-performing schools and evaluated teachers and principals.