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In Detroit, Judge Takes Offbeat Tack in Hiring Help

The New York Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:14pm
Judge Steven W. Rhodes, who is overseeing this city’s bankruptcy case, is looking for someone who can analyze Detroit’s final bankruptcy plan.






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Keystone punt: Dems in hot seat

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:00pm
Some, like Colorado Sen. Mark Udall, have yet to take a firm stance on the pipeline.
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Sheriffs Limit Detention of Immigrants

The New York Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:39pm
The announcement by sheriffs in nine Oregon counties adds to growing resistance nationwide to the Obama administration’s use of local immigration enforcement.






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U.S. Delays Final Call on Keystone XL Pipeline

The New York Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:24pm
The State Department will wait to decide whether to allow construction of the pipeline until it has a clearer idea how legal challenges to the route through Nebraska will be settled, sources said.






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Swim to Sea? These Salmon Are Catching a Lift

The New York Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:23pm
California’s drought has left rivers too shallow for salmon, so the government is trucking and barging them to the sea in the hope they will return.
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Kerry warns Lavrov on Ukraine pact

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 8:03pm
He urges compliance with the agreement that would take steps to de-escalate the crisis.
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Officials investigate potential security threat on Delta plane after safe landing in Denver

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:44pm
Officials say a Delta Air Lines plane on a flight from Detroit to Denver reported an unspecified potential security threat and taxied to a remote area after landing safely at Denver International Airport.
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Delta flight sent to remote area of Denver airport due to potential threat

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:40pm
Denver International Airport tweeted on its official account Delta Airlines Flight 1500 landed safely, and is in a remote area of the airfield due to a potential security threat. 
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Autopsies completed on 7 Utah babies found in garage; police, prosecutors to review results

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:26pm
The Utah State Medical Examiner's Office has completed autopsies of seven infants found in cardboard boxes in a woman's garage, but it is unclear when the results will be released.
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W.H. won't boot Justin Bieber

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:15pm
The administration says it's not going to comment on the petition, which got 270,000 signatures.
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Airplane mysteriously spotted in Iran is registered to Utah bank

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 7:10pm
Government officials aren't saying how and why the plane traveled to Iran.
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10 things you didn't know about Las Vegas

CNN - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:57pm
Not many cities evoke as many instant associations as Las Vegas.
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Teen suspended from school after asking Miss America to be his prom date during assembly

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:21pm
A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.
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Bryant University asks students not to take selfies with president on graduation stage

FOX News - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 6:08pm
Rhode Island's Bryant University is asking students to resist the urge to take selfies with its president while receiving their diplomas.
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Schweitzer: Cliven Bundy 'a grifter'

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:50pm
The former Montana governor says the Nevada rancher doesn't represent cattlemen.
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The Clintons' 'conspiracy' memo

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:49pm
A memo shows how the Clinton White House viewed the "conspiracy commerce" of the right-wing.
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This week's top 10 videos

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:41pm
From a baby annoucement to Reid vs. rancher, POLITICO brings you the top 10 videos of the week.
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Corker considers arming Ukraine

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 5:00pm
"It's time for us to consider anti-tank weaponry, anti-aircraft weaponry," the Republican says.
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On Media: Snowden's Pulitzer peak

POLITICO - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 4:46pm
In this week's edition of On Media, we discuss if Edward Snowden's question in a televised event with Vladimir Putin diminished the credibility he gained after the stories about his NSA leaks won the Pulitzer this week. Produced by Madeline Marshall.
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New Batch of Clinton Documents Is Released

The New York Times - Fri, 04/18/2014 - 4:35pm
The topics in the Clinton administration documents include the conflicts in Somalia and Rwanda, Middle East peace talks, the Oklahoma City bombing and the attempt to overhaul the health care system.






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