Story 1 of 35: gun, bill, georgia
GovBeat: What Georgia’s expansive new pro-gun law does Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis

GovBeat: What Georgia’s expansive new pro-gun law does

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal (R) signed into law Wednesday a pro-gun package that groups on both sides of the gun control debate describe as exceptional. The National Rifle Association calls it ”the most comprehensive pro-gun bill in state history.” Americans for Responsible Solutions, the gun control group founded by shooting victim and former congresswoman Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.), calls it ...

Story 2 of 35: justice, court, dissent
Holder praises Sotomayor’s ‘courageous’ pro-affirmative action dissent Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More - The Washington Post Post Politics: Breaking Politics News, Political Analysis & More - The Washington Post

Holder praises Sotomayor’s ‘courageous’ pro-affirmative action dissent

Attorney General Eric Holder praised Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday for her "courageous" dissent against the court's decision upholding Michigan's ban on affirmative action in college admissions.

4/23/2014 8:30pm · The White House The White House
Story 3 of 35: colbert, christie, letterman
Memo to Moonves: Replace Letterman With Colbert Before It's Too Late For 'Late Show' Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time

Memo to Moonves: Replace Letterman With Colbert Before It's Too Late For 'Late Show'

CBS would be wise to replace David Letterman with Stephen Colbert as soon as contractually possible because it seems that the "Late Show" host is just phoning it in. Besides CBS will make a lot more cash with Colbert. CBS would be wise to replace David Letterman with Stephen Colbert as soon as contractually possible because it seems that the "Late Show" host is just phoning it in. Besides CBS...

4/23/2014 4:39pm · Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time
Story 5 of 35: races, five, help
Progressive super PAC to help Dems in five close senate races  — but not Pryor and Landrieu Post Politics Post Politics

Progressive super PAC to help Dems in five close senate races -- but not Pryor and Landrieu

CREDO SuperPAC hopes to spend $2.5 million this year to help Democrats keep the Senate. However, the progressive super PAC's campaign, which will place grassroots volunteers in five states, won't include "supporting some of the worst Democrats in the tightest races," according to a news release it sent out. For Credo, that means not helping Arkansas Sen. Mark Pryor and Louisiana Sen. Mary...

4/23/2014 4:44pm · The White House The White House

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Story 7 of 35: senate, koch, democratic
'Meritless' GOP Ethics Complaint Gives Reid More Oxygen To Trash Koch Bros All TPM News All TPM News

'Meritless' GOP Ethics Complaint Gives Reid More Oxygen To Trash Koch Bros

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's office swiped back Wednesday at the Republican National Committee after it filed an ethics complaint over the Nevada Democrat's use of his website and Twitter account to attack the billionaire Koch brothers. Read More →

4/23/2014 6:25pm · All TPM News All TPM News

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Story 8 of 35: ryan, cleaver, black
Emanuel Cleaver Hammers Paul Ryan On Racial ‘Ignorance' DC - The Huffington Post DC - The Huffington Post

Emanuel Cleaver Hammers Paul Ryan On Racial ‘Ignorance'

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) chastised House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) for his controversial comments on poverty last month, calling Ryan’s reference to conservative social scientist Charles Murray a reflection of his “ignorance” during an appearance on MSNBC’s “NewsNation” Wednesday.  "We have got this tailspin of culture, in our inner cities in particular, of men not...

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Story 9 of 35: blair, islam, radical
Britain's ex-PM Blair warns against spread of radical Islam Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7

Britain's ex-PM Blair warns against spread of radical Islam

Western leaders should set aside their differences and instead focus on the common threat posed by Islamist extremism, Britain's former prime minister Tony Blair said in a speech Wednesday in London.

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Story 10 of 35: clemency, justice, department
Key Republican: Obama's New Clemency Initiative Proves He's Lawless All TPM News All TPM News

Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders

In a dramatic move aimed at restoring equal justice, the administration announced on April 23rd an initiative under which President Barack Obama could grant clemency to hundreds, even thousands of…Click to Continue »

4/23/2014 9:12pm · McClatchy DC -- Homepage McClatchy DC -- Homepage

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Story 11 of 35: percent, poll, voters
Poll from pro-Shannon group shows him surging ahead of Lankford in Oklahoma Post Politics Post Politics

Poll from pro-Shannon group shows him surging ahead of Lankford in Oklahoma

A poll conducted for a group supporting former Oklahoma House speaker T.W. Shannon's bid for U.S. Senate shows him surging ahead of Rep. James Lankford (Okla.) in the Republican primary, whom he once trailed by a wide margin. Shannon leads Lankford 42 percent to 32 percent among Republicans likeliest to vote, according to the Public […]

4/23/2014 6:33pm · Post Politics Post Politics

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Story 12 of 35: clegg, children, men
Miriam Clegg: men who care for children have more cojones - video World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian

'Men who look after children have more testosterone and cojones, Nick': Clegg challenged by wife Miriam over parenting

In a bizarre stunt at an event on shared parenting, the Deputy Prime Minister took a question from his wife, who claimed there are ‘many, many dinosaurs’ who think real men do not help with childcare.

4/23/2014 5:07pm · Home | Mail Online Home | Mail Online

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Story 13 of 35: dsouza, prosecutors, recording
Secret Recording Of Dinesh D'Souza By His Lover's Husband Might Sink Him Latest from Crooks and Liars Latest from Crooks and Liars

German Prosecutors Reveal F1's Bernie Ecclestone Was Blackmailed

German prosecutors have made the startling revelation that they believe Formula One's chief executive Bernie Ecclestone was blackmailed by former banker Gerhard Gribkowsky. The revelation is surprising because it reflects Mr Ecclestone’s defence to charges issued by the same prosecutors that he bribed Mr Gribkowsky. The bribery trial against Mr Ecclestone [...] German prosecutors have made the...

4/23/2014 4:41pm · Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time

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Story 14 of 35: cain, herman, candidate
Who Is Herman Cain? Nobody Knows, Apparently Politics - The Huffington Post Politics - The Huffington Post

National Tragedy: No Contestant on Jeopardy Remembers Herman Cain

How do you not remember Herman Cain? Jeopardy host Alex Trebek wondered that Tuesday as all three contestants failed to even reply to an “answer” about the pizza magnate and 2012 presidential candidate who ran on the 9-9-9 tax reform plan. His campaign was eventually derailed by multiple accusations by various women of harassment. Cain is now a radio host who occasionally appears as...

4/23/2014 6:56pm · Washington Free Beacon Washington Free Beacon

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Story 15 of 35: communion, pope, divorced
CLAIM: Pope Francis tells divorced woman 'nothing wrong' in her taking Holy Communion... Drudge Report Feed Drudge Report Feed

CLAIM: Pope Francis tells divorced woman 'nothing wrong' in her taking Holy Communion...

CLAIM: Pope Francis tells divorced woman 'nothing wrong' in her taking Holy Communion...(First column, 20th story, link)

4/23/2014 5:21pm · Drudge Report Feed Drudge Report Feed

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Story 16 of 35: boozman, surgery, office
Arkansas Sen. John Boozman In Recovery Following Emergency Heart Surgery Politics - The Huffington Post Politics - The Huffington Post

Arkansas Sen. Boozman Recovering Well After Heart Surgery

Arkansas Sen. John Boozman is recovering well after undergoing heart surgery on Tuesday, his office says.Boozman, 63, was taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning after suffering pain in his chest and shoulder.

4/23/2014 7:12pm · NBC News Politics NBC News Politics

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Story 17 of 35: cells, cochlear, ear
Hear me now? Gene therapy improves 'bionic ear' technology / - latimes.com / - latimes.com

Hear me now? Gene therapy improves 'bionic ear' technology

A procedure that uses a series of electric jolts to inject lab-designed DNA molecules into cells of the inner ear may help to regrow auditory nerves in people with profound hearing loss, according to researchers.

4/23/2014 6:15pm · / - latimes.com / - latimes.com

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Story 18 of 35: obama, zeituni, obamas
Amid Politics, Obama Drifted Away From Kin RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

Amid Politics, Obama Drifted Away From Kin

Jason Horowitz, NY TimesBOSTON — After Zeituni Onyango, the woman President Obama once called Auntie, died in a South Boston nursing home this month, her closest relatives gathered her belongings at her nearby apartment. There, framed photographs of her with the president covered the wall.

4/23/2014 6:45pm · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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Story 19 of 35: states, money, beneath
The New Abolitionism RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

The New Abolitionism

Christopher Hayes, The NationBefore the cannons fired at Fort Sumter, the Confederates announced their rebellion with lofty rhetoric about “violations of the Constitution of the United States” and “encroachments upon the reserved rights of the States.” But the brute, bloody fact beneath those words was money. So much goddamn money.

4/23/2014 6:59pm · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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Story 20 of 35: obama, china, japan
Abe poured the sake. Then President Obama drank it. The Fix The Fix

Abe poured the sake. Then President Obama drank it.

President Obama launched a week-long swing through Asia by dining on fine sushi Wednesday night (Japan time) or early Wednesday (Washington time). Obama, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and their guests dined at Sukiyabashi Jiro, one of the finest sushi restaurants in the world, located in Tokyo's Ginza district. The restaurant's owner and sushi master, […]

4/23/2014 8:58pm · The Fix The Fix

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Story 21 of 35: bush, president, jeb
Jeb Bush Tells NY Donors He's 'Thinking about Running for President' Breitbart Feed Breitbart Feed

Jeb Bush Tells NY Donors He's 'Thinking about Running for President'

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush received a standing ovation from donors in New York after he announced that he was thinking about running for president. Bush indicated his intentions during a Catholic school benefit in New York on Wednesday that was closed to the press.  "I'm thinking about running for president," Bush said, according to Fox News reporter Cristina Corbin,...

4/23/2014 7:51pm · Breitbart Feed Breitbart Feed

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Story 22 of 35: million, cnn, digital
Once More | Friendly Skies | Digital Rise FishbowlNY FishbowlNY

Once More | Friendly Skies | Digital Rise

Lost Remote: HBO is bringing old shows to Amazon Prime. Now you can get angry about the Sopranos finale all over again. TVNewser: George Will says “Fox News is like getting on a Southwest Airlines plane” because “everyone’s happy.” Remind us to to only fly when Will flies from now on. FishbowlDC: CNN Digital just recorded its strongest month ever in terms of...

4/23/2014 9:00pm · FishbowlNY FishbowlNY

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Story 23 of 35: climate, paul, change
Rand Paul Warns Climate Change Debate 'Should Not Be Dumbed Down' -- Then Dumbs It Down Politics - The Huffington Post Politics - The Huffington Post

Rand Paul bashes ‘alarmist,’ ‘ignoramus’ climate change claims

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) says in a new interview that people who cite recent hurricanes as proof of climate change are ignorant. Paul was speaking Tuesday with former senior Obama adviser David Axelrod at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. He said evidence of man-made climate change being a problem remains inconclusive and that […]

4/23/2014 4:55pm · Post Politics Post Politics

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Story 24 of 35: restitution, pay, paroline

Justices Void $3.4 Million Award to Child Pornography Victim

The Supreme Court ruled that a $3.4 million award to a victim who had sought restitution from a man convicted of viewing images of her was too much, returning the case to the lower courts to find a lower amount.

4/23/2014 6:20pm · NYT > Home Page NYT > Home Page

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Story 25 of 35: john, paul, pope
Pope John Paul II's play hits the stage Nydn All Featured Columnist feed Nydn All Featured Columnist feed

Pope John Paul II's play hits the stage

As a pope, John Paul II was revered around the world. As a playwright, well, not so much. Before he was Christ’s vicar on Earth, John Paul II was a Polish writer named Karol Wojtyla.

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Story 26 of 35: police, officer, video
Albuquerque police fail to recover video from officer who killed teen / - latimes.com / - latimes.com

Albuquerque police fail to recover video from officer who killed teen

Two weeks after federal officials criticized its aggressive use of force, the Albuquerque Police Department tried but failed to retrieve video from the on-body camera of an officer who two days ago shot to death a woman suspected of stealing a car.

4/23/2014 8:55pm · / - latimes.com / - latimes.com

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Story 27 of 35: udall, aurora, image
Koch Group Pulls Attack Ad After Outrage Over Image From Aurora Aftermath All TPM News All TPM News

AFP Ad Uses Photo of Udall and Obama After Meeting Victims of Aurora Shooting

A helpful reminder for all political TV ad-makers: Don't use an image of tragedies when making an unrelated point.Democrats have seized on a TV ad that the Koch Brothers-backed Americans for Prosperity is airing in Colorado hitting Sen. Mark Udall (D-CO) on the health-care law.

4/23/2014 9:00pm · NBC News Politics NBC News Politics

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Story 28 of 35: state, department, hillary
So, what did Hillary Clinton accomplish at the State Department? The Fix The Fix

So, what did Hillary Clinton accomplish at the State Department?

The first rule about running on your record? Make sure people know what it is. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki raised some eyebrows this week, when she was unable to name  a single tangible accomplishment of the first audit of the department, which was a major project initiated under the leadership of former Secretary Hillary […]

4/23/2014 9:11pm · The Fix The Fix

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Story 29 of 35: egypt, aid, military
Egypt leader: US aid needed to fight jihadists who know only 'destruction' FOXNews.com FOXNews.com

Egypt leader: US aid needed to fight jihadists who know only 'destruction'

ABDEL FATTAH AL-SISI, right, the Egyptian military commander expected to win the upcoming presidential election, issued a request and a warning to the US — reinstate the military aid his nation needs to fight Muslim extremists, because 'Usama bin Laden was only the first' of the jihadist leaders who only understand 'destruction.'State Department clears Egypt to receive some military aid,...

4/23/2014 8:29pm · FOXNews.com FOXNews.com

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Story 30 of 35: revenue, mobile, facebook
LIVE: Facebook Delivers A Big Beat On Revenues, EPS (FB) Business Insider Business Insider

Live: Mobile Ad Sales Jump Again As Facebook's Q1 Profit Demolishes Forecasts

Once again, it was all about mobile for the world's dominant social network. In a quarter notable mostly for the billions of dollars spent on acquisitions, Facebook managed to beat first-quarter earnings expectations by much more than enough to please investors, thanks to a huge jump in mobile advertising revenues. The company [...] Once again, it was all about mobile for the world's dominant...

4/23/2014 8:24pm · Forbes Real Time Forbes Real Time
Story 31 of 35: russian, ukraine, russia
Brits chase away Russian spy planes WND WND

Russian Bombers Draw Attention of British

Britain's Royal Air Force scrambled a pair of fighter jets on Wednesday to identify two Russian military aircraft flying in international airspace, though it was later described as a routine reaction.

4/23/2014 6:50pm · WSJ.com: World News WSJ.com: World News

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Story 32 of 35: apple, stock, billion
Apple expands buybacks as second-quarter revenue tops forecasts / - latimes.com / - latimes.com

Apple expands buybacks as second-quarter revenue tops forecasts

After weeks of anxiety among investors over Apple Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter earnings, the company delivered a one-two punch of good news Wednesday that sent its stock soaring.

4/23/2014 9:14pm · / - latimes.com / - latimes.com
Story 33 of 35: everest, new, himalayan
Death and Anger on Everest RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

Death and Anger on Everest

Jon Krakauer, The New YorkerFor many years, the most lucrative commercial guiding operation on Mt. Everest has been a company called Himalayan Experience, or Himex, which is owned by a New Zealand mountaineer named Russell Brice. In the spring of 2012, more than a month into the climbing season, he became increasingly worried about a bulge of glacial ice three hundred yards wide that was frozen...

4/23/2014 7:09pm · RealClearPolitics - Homepage RealClearPolitics - Homepage

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Story 34 of 35: hannity, stewart, jon
Hannity takes break from defending domestic terrorist to defend his defense of domestic terrorist Daily Kos Daily Kos

Hannity takes break from defending domestic terrorist to defend his defense of domestic terrorist

Thin-skinned, much? Sean Hannity, chief Cliven Bundy booster and armed rebellion instigator, doesn't like it when people point out that his champion is pretty much just a crook. Like Jon Stewart did. So the law isn’t on Bundy’s side, the court isn’t on Bundy’s side, even the Nevada state constitution, which Bundy claims to abide, isn’t on his side—who the hell is on Bundy’s side? […]...

4/23/2014 5:16pm · Daily Kos Daily Kos

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Story 35 of 35: steyer, colorado, billionaire

'Colorado Steyer Infection'

American Commitment launched an ad campaign called "Colorado Steyer Infection" on Wednesday, attributing Colorado senator Mark Udall’s opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline to the generosity of billionaire Tom Steyer, who doesn't seem to care much for the state's environment.Steyer has pushed Udall to oppose the Keystone pipeline, while also trying to implement a project that would have...

4/23/2014 6:24pm · National Review Online National Review Online

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