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  1. Student, Occupy leaders announce vote on government's reform proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... the students should keep an open mind on engaging in more talks with officials. In August, the National People's Congress Standing Committee set strict limits on the 2017 chief executive election and 2016 Legislative Council election. The Federation ...

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  2. Roberts Pulls a LazarusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Talking Points Memo

    ... incumbent whose poll numbers were stuck in the 30s could find another 15 to 20 points lying around after decades in Congress. But he's at least made it an even race now. And in a hardcore GOP state that has to make him the favorite. Our Dylan Scott ...

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  3. Wedding bells? Anna Heinrich shows her Bachelor star boyfriend Tim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daily Mail

    ... second nurse to test positive for Ebola boarded flight with a fever House Speaker John Boehner and 40 others in Congress -- including 3 Democrats -- demand commercial flight bans from Ebola-stricken nations as White House tries to quell panic First ...

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  4. Street Prophets: TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Daily Kos

    ... of my car and its braking system. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  5. Best Austin Burgers 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Austin Monthly

    ... patties and fragrant, fresh-baked buns await you inside. An average of 1,000 burgers are sold each day at the South Congress location, but beef burgers only comprise about 60 percent of those sales. The other 40 percent are creative riffs like the ...

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  6. Donald Norcross, Garry Cobb weigh-in on issues in 1st Congressional District raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Jersey Journal

    Republican Candidate Garry Cobb, left, and Democratic Candidate State Sen. Donald Norcross are vying for the 1st District Congressional seat. Both candidates sat down with the South Jersey Times' editorial board last week to discuss the issues and what they would work to achieve in Congress for South Jersey.

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  7. President Obama Sends in The Cavalry to Save Syrian KurdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Daily Kos

    ... defeat suffered by ISIS in Syria. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care ,

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  8. Pope Francis Remarks Move the Catholic Church Closer to ModernityRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | US News & World Report

    ... silly matters for the church to wag its metaphorical finger over, since people are going to behave that way anyway. Congress, for example, has adopted what are truly onerous and irrational ethics standards. It's a no-brainer that lawmakers and staff ...

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  9. Analysis: Amid Sweden crisis, are Europe's Social Democratic parties shifting against IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Jerusalem Post

    ... internecine fight has got the German Social Democrats (SPD) tangled up in knots. In a September World Jewish Congress event in Berlin, attendees sharply criticized SPD leader Sigmar Gabriel for describing Israel in 2012 as an "Apartheid regime." ...

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  10. NDC lawyer sends verdict text to Alan Kyerematen?Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | GhanaWeb

    ... Agyei Frimpong and Oppong Kyekyeku, the plaintiffs who were seeking to place an injunction on the NPP's October 18 congress, were being represented by "hardcore fanatics" of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), lawyers David Annan and Eric ...

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  11. Bad News For The GOP: Even Republican Millennials Are Pretty Darn LiberalRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Crooks and Liars

    Millennials are much more progressive in their political outlooks than previously understood, even if they self-identify as Republican, according to a new Pew Research study. Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol says that Republicans in Congress should "take Obama's offer" to raise taxes on the wealthy because the GOP shouldn't "fall on its sword to defend a bunch of millionaires."

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  12. Warora: BJP dumps RSS man for DeotaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Indian Express

    The Bharatiya Janata Party dumped a hardcore RSS man on Saturday and replaced him with a candidate rejected by the Congress for the Warora seat in Chandrapur. The man favoured by BJP was none other than Sanjay Deotale, the minister for culture in Prithviraj Chavan's cabinet.

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  13. Conservative Political Operatives Form Conservative Review Mega-ScorecardFOR CongressRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Lucianne.com

    In a move thatA s likely to cause heartburn for the GOP establishment and Democratic Party, a band of hardcore conservative politicos have grouped together to form a new scorecard and rating system for members of Congress. FreedomWorks' director of minority outreach Deneen Borelli; Daniel Horowitz, a conservative who worked for Madison Project and has written columns for Breitbart News and RedState; former U.S. Senate Steering committee policy adviser Gaston Mooney; and conservative communications staffer Rachel Semmel, among others, have just launched the "Conservative Review."

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  14. Warora: BJP dumps RSS man for DeotaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Indian Express

    The Bharatiya Janata Party dumped a hardcore RSS man Saturday and replaced him with a candidate rejected by the Congress for the Warora seat in Chandrapur. The man favoured by BJP was none other than Sanjay Deotale, the minister for culture in Prithviraj Chavan's cabinet.

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  15. Conservative Political Operatives Form 'Conservative Review' Mega-Scorecard for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Breitbart.com

    In a move that's likely to cause heartburn for the GOP establishment and Democratic Party, a band of hardcore conservative politicos have grouped together to form a new scorecard and rating system for members of Congress. FreedomWorks' director of minority outreach Deneen Borelli; Daniel Horowitz, a conservative who worked for Madison Project and has written columns for Breitbart News and RedState; former U.S. Senate Steering committee policy adviser Gaston Mooney; and conservative communications staffer Rachel Semmel, among others, have just launched the "Conservative Review."

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  16. When students believed in libertyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Spiked

    ... the lightning rod for all that would follow. On 1 October, Weinberg was manning a table for the civil-rights group Congress on Racial Equality (CORE) when he was approached by a campus policeman. He refused to leave the table and was arrested, but ...

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  17. Remote Exploit Vulnerability Found In BashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Slashdot

    ... started chucking it in at around 5.10 (Solaris 10) or so (or was it 9?), and I thought that would take an act of Congress or the Divine to happen. You do realize that bash is (nowadays) installed in damned near every *nix out there (though I think ...

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  18. Former union minster Jai Parkash decides to leave Congress partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Hindustan Times

    Former union minster and senior Congress leader Jai Parkash on Wednesday announced that he was quitting his party to contest as an Independent candidate from Kalayat in the forthcoming Haryana assembly elections. Speaking at a rally in Kalayat, he said the party had hurt him badly by allotting the ticket for this seat to Ranveer Mann, popularly known as Bobby Mann, in this area.

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  19. Naxal Involved in Jiram Valley Attack SurrendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Outlook

    ... were killed. Komra was involved in a number of deadly attacks, including the Jiram valley attack in which senior Congress leaders were killed last year, attacks on CoBRA jawans during Lok Sabha polls in Sukma this year leaving three of them dead and ...

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  20. Writers on the Range: A Wilderness Act skeptic comes out of the closetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    ... headwaters, was about as antithetical to the spirit of the Wilderness Act as one could imagine. Yet had the U.S. Congress not passed the 1962 act creating the project, a Wilderness Act would almost certainly not have been passed as early as 1964. ...

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