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(Photo: USMC / Zachery B. Martin)U.S. Could Cut Afghan Troops to Below 5,000, Obama Must Turn Over Drone Memo, Tries Again on Pivot
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(Photo: AP / Pablo Martinez Monsivais)President Obama and Stoking Resentments
President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks at The Associated Press luncheon during the ASNE Convention, Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Washington....Full Story

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Surge in voters raises hope of huge turnout
NAVI MUMBAI: While all the six assembly segments for the Thane Lok Sabha constituency — Mira Bhayandar, Ovala-Majiwada, Kopri-Panchpakhadi, Thane, Belapur and Airoli — are equally important, as emphasized by the candidates, three of them hold special importance, as ...Full Story
Aamir Khan is not a male chauvinist: Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut is bold and courageous in real life, but she was completely psyched when shooting for 'Revolver Rani' in the Chambal valley. She spoke to Bombay Times about her experience. Excerpts: | Were you scared shooting in Chambal? | Imagine shooting where 80% of t...Full Story
Gender quotas for boards seen as last resort
Gender quotas should be a last resort to increase the number of women directors on New Zealand company boards, the Institute of Directors says. | Chief executive William Whittaker said the institute would not discount gender quotas but considered them a last resort. The...Full Story
Lilly Ledbetter wasn't lazy; she -- and all women -- just want equal pay
Regardless of Opinion L.A. guest blogger Charlotte Allen's ridiculously inflammatory contention that "Despite its cute graphic, Paycheck Fairness Act was evil spawn of Lilly Ledbetter," the facts remain discouraging for women when it comes to equal pay. | According...Full Story
The Week in Radio: Sceptical take on cult of William Shakespeare is worth celebrating
It was William Shakespeare's 450th Birthday this week, or would have been, and Radio 3 marked it with a show that pointed out all of his faults – his sloppy writing, his anti-Semitism, his lack of parts for women, and so on. | That isn't totally fair. Radio 3 has had ...Full Story
Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
WASHINGTON — 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 drug abusers and other nonviolent federal prisoners wh...Full Story
Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
McClatchy Washington Bureau | WASHINGTON — 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 drug abusers and other n...Full Story
Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
WASHINGTON -- 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 drug abusers and other nonviolent federal prisoners who ...Full Story
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Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
The News & Observer WASHINGTON — 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 drug abusers and other nonviolent ...
Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
Fresno Bee WASHINGTON — 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 drug abusers and other nonviolent ...
Administration Opens Clemency Door for Thousands of Low-level Drug Offenders
Sacramento Bee WASHINGTON -- 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 drug abusers and other nonviolent feder...
Calif. suit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
The Miami Herald LOS ANGELES -- On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-grade history teacher allegedly...
Where women rule: Oregon tackles the gender pay gap
Business Journal Elizabeth Hayes Staff Reporter- Portland Business Journal Email  |  Twitter | In Oregon, women earn 79 cents for every dollar paid to men. It’s even less in the one high-earning category in which women hold a majority of positions — hea...
Calif. suit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
Sacramento Bee LOS ANGELES -- On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-grade history teacher allegedly...
When the economy hits the skids, the government sits the kids
The Examiner Do the wealthy in the USA also live hand to mouth? When the economy hits the skids, government stimulus checks to the poor sometimes follow. Stimulus programs — such as those in 2001, 2008 and 2009 — are designed to boost the economy quickly by g...
Calif. suit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
The Wichita Eagle LOS ANGELES — On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-grade history teacher alle...
Calif. suit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
The News & Observer LOS ANGELES — On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-grade history teacher alle...
Calif. suit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
Star Telegram The Hechinger Report | LOS ANGELES — On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-gra...
California lawsuit pits teacher-protection laws against right to good education
Sacramento Bee LOS ANGELES -- On Feb. 11 in California Superior Court in Los Angeles, Beatriz Vergara, 15, testified to enduring a string of bad public school teachers. | A sixth-grade math teacher allegedly slept in class. A seventh-grade history teacher allegedly...
Nick Clegg's wife Miriam says men who care for children have 'the most cojones'
London Evening Standard Lawyer Miriam Clegg - known professionally by her surname Gonzalez Durantez - hit out at "dinosaurs" who say looking after children is not for men as she intervened in a Q&A session being held by the Deputy Prime Minister. | Mr Clegg wa...
Jan Brewer vetoes property tax cuts for churches leasing space
The Business Review Lance Eldert Photography | Jan Brewer | Senior Reporter- Phoenix Business Journal  |   |  | Property tax breaks are kosher for developers, charter schools, Inc., and some other big companies in Arizona. But proposed state property...
Nick Clegg's wife wades into Q&A to say men who care for children have 'more cojones'
London Evening Standard Lawyer Miriam Clegg - known professionally by her surname Gonzalez Durantez - hit out at "dinosaurs" who say looking after children is not for men as she intervened in a Q&A session being held by the Deputy Prime Minister. | Mr Clegg wa...
Rockport School: It costs £12,000 a year and educated Ulster Rugby star Paddy Wallace and Miss Northern Ireland Tiffany Brien
Belfast Telegraph Gary Lightbody may have described himself as "skinny as a broom handle and as formidable as a wisp of cotton candy" as a child on the school football field, but the Crawfordsburn 'wimp' went on to conquer the equally competitive rock charts with his ...
Miriam Clegg: Men who look after children have 'more cojones'
London Evening Standard Lawyer Miriam Clegg - known professionally by her surname Gonzalez Durantez - hit out at "dinosaurs" who say looking after children is not for men as she intervened in a Q&A session being held by the Deputy Prime Minister. | Mr Clegg wa...
Milwaukee County's gender identity nondiscrimination plan deserves support
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | In early January of 1916, New York hotel porter Rudolph Weinkopf felt ill. Weinkopf, who worked as a “hired man” in a boarding house, was sent to the Brooklyn hospital and hours later died of “apoplexy,” the term at the time...
Landmark case as 18 men win claim for equal pay with female colleagues
The Independent A group of men who were paid less than female colleagues have won their equal pay claim, in what is thought to be a landmark case. | The 18 men – carpenters, plumbers and caretakers – took the University of Wales, Trinity St David (UWTSD) to an e...
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