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HEALTH MATTERS: Zakaria dreams the impossible dream!

TUESDAY, APRIL 4, 2017 Part 2—Endorses “single-payer:” Could Donald J. Trump, the American president, ever support “single-payer?” Everything is possible! And last Friday, in the Washington Post, Charles Krauthammer said he could imagine that very thing. For background, see yesterday’s report. For Charles, single-payer is a lousy idea. For Fareed Zakaria, Donald J. Trump supporting single-payer seems more like the so-called impossible dream—the dream which, like the famous engine, maybe just possibly could. In last Friday’s Washington Post, Zakaria and David Ignatius wrote their own columns about health care. Ignatius…

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Sean Spicer’s daily press briefings are must-see TV drama in Washington

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WASHINGTON “Two minutes” someone shouts, and a hush settles over the room, jammed with reporters. Soon White House press secretary Sean Spicer steps to the podium with a cheery “good afternoon” and lighthearted crack about a Politico article chronicling his “curious habit” of using the adjective “phenomenal” to describe things that, in truth, aren’t going well. Things quickly deteriorate into a familiar place: Spicer lacerating the news media and reporters blasting him with questions — combat that has made the daily press briefing must-see TV, at times beating ratings for…

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What foods and spices look like before they’re harvested

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Shutterstock/Christopher Furlong/Getty Reddit is an incredible home to interesting pictures, whether it’s sprouting strawberries or mesmerizing “pixelated” avocados. So it was no surprise that when Redditor JavaReallySucks shared an album of interesting photos that showed food before it was harvested , people couldn’t get enough. INSIDER was even inspired to do our own research into how certain foods are grown and harvested. Keep reading for a look at these fascinating crops and wild plants. View As: One Page Slides You may have thought pineapples grew on trees, but they actually…

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Bernie Sanders still wants tuition-free college

Home / News / Business News / Bernie Sanders still wants tuition-free college Bernie Sanders still wants tuition-free college Posted on by CNN in Business News Bernie Sanders is not giving up on his push for free college tuition. He introduced legislation Monday that would make tuition free for all in-state students at community colleges, as well as those at four-year public colleges whose families earn less than $125,000 a year. The proposal would also cut interest rates in half on federal student loans for new borrowers, as well as…

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Las Cafeteras | are the real deal

ENGLISH CONTENT Las Cafeteras Promo Pic Las Cafeteras are the real deal. A product and reflection of the diverse, hard-working, politically active neighborhood of East Los Angeles, Las Cafeteras present songs of activism and celebration on their second studio album Tastes Like L.A., which will be released on April 14. The album offers a powerful counterpoint to the current dominant news narrative, while encouraging people of all backgrounds to cherish both what makes them unique and what unites them all. With open hearts and open minds, Las Cafeteras offer a…

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These Texas Landowners Have Been Locked Out of the Country by the Mexican Border Wall

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These Texas Landowners Have Been Locked Out of the Country by the Mexican Border Wall Ray and D’Ann Loop need to enter a password just to visit their farm. Comments Photo Credit: CNN / YouTube Ray and D’Ann Loop’s family had been farming their land in South Texas for nearly a century before the US. government seized it during its last major push to secure the border in 2007. A decade later, they’re effectively locked out of their country. “I was very angry. I just kept saying to Ray, over…

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Re: Congrats UNC and Gonzaga!!! – Page 3

@hckynut This is the Super Bowl for college basketball. It was live in the lower 48 (not sure about HAwaii and Alaska and US territories), it was live on Sling tv and was streamed live. During halftime, CNN, MSN, amdFox news showed the score as Breaking News; they also showed the final score and the named the winner as well as being in the news crawl on those channels. I did not spoil anything I’d post my congrats with the team names to acknowledge their fans here and as congrats…

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The Goat Yoga craze: Mid-valley business knows what it’s like to ‘go viral’

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Buy Now Andy Cripe, Mid-Valley Sunday While the rest of the class is doing a downward dog pose Fermin Perez of Portland pauses to get a kiss from Fabio the goat during Goat Yoga on Wednesday in Corvallis. Buy Now Andy Cripe, Mid-Valley Sunday Lainey Morse sits with some of her goats as Wednesday’s Goat Yoga class winds down. Morse’s life has changed since Goat Yoga became a viral sensation. Buy Now Andy Cripe, Mid-Valley Sunday While the rest of her classmates hold a yoga pose Jessie Ryan of Portland…

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The best diets have this in common

CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta describes what the best diets have in common and how sticking to one may help you live to 100. from CNN.com – RSS Channel http://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2017/04/03/living-to-100-dr-sanjay-gupta-best-diet.cnn via CNN

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Trump Border Wall Is Not Very Popular Along The Border: CNN (VIDEO)

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Trump Border Wall Is Not Very Popular Along The Border: CNN (VIDEO) April 4th, 2017 Matt Osborne Immigration , News , Politics , Racism 0 comments An exhaustive CNN review of lawsuits related to the George W. Bush-era US-Mexican border fence expansion shows that “property owners who fought to keep their land always lost and that the government often offered them thousands of dollars less than the land was worth.” CNN spoke to a farmer who has been fenced out of his own land as well as a retiree and…

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West Midlands Mayoral Elections: Full list of candidates standing | Central

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Credit: ITV News Central On 4 May 2017 people in the West Midlands will be able to vote in the first ever election for a West Midlands Mayor. The Mayor will chair the West Midlands Combined Authority which covers Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, Walsall and Wolverhampton. They will be left with the final say on transport, housing, planning, skills and training and business growth. Meet the candidates: James Burn – Green Candidate – West Midlands Mayoral Elections 2017 Credit: ITV News Central James Burn has lived in the West…

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News Alert: Syria attack ‘beyond description’

Dozens of people, including at least 10 children, were killed in what is suspected to be one of the deadliest chemical attacks in Syria in years , multiple activist groups say. Airstrikes hit the rebel-held city of Khan Sheikhoun in Idlib province, giving off a “poisonous gas,” according to Anas al-Diab, an activist with the Aleppo Media Center. The attack, which has been blamed on the Syrian regime by activists and condemned by international leaders, has reportedly left hundreds injured. The Syrian army issued a statement denying responsibility, instead blaming…

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Charita M. Goshay: Drugs are killing some Americans’ chances to work

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Charita M. Goshay: Drugs are killing some Americans’ chances to work Monday Apr 3, 2017 at 12:40 PM Apr 3, 2017 at 12:40 PM Charita M. Goshay More Content Now In Erie, Pa., a city of 101,786 people, they�ve seen 4,000 refugees resettle there since 2012.These newcomers have been able to find work fairly quickly. For most small cities, that would be reason enough to pop the cork. However, there�s an asterisk.It�s not because there�s an influx of jobs or because they�re more educated or skilled than native-born residents. They�re…

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Physical evidence of Jesus’ life revealed

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LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) – AFP reported the IAA opened its storerooms to reveal recent archaeological discoveries. The artifacts each hold significance of Christ’s time and his life. Wear Your Faith – Crucifixes & Crosses There were nails used in crucifixions, jewelry, ossuaries – or urns – and several cooking utensils, vases and a wine press. Gideon Avni, the head of the authority’s archaeology division, explained: “Nowadays we can restore in a very clear way the daily life during that period, from the moment of birth, through the person’s…

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It’s The Satirists Who Are Keeping The Strange, Scary News Straight For Us

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Matt Of All Trades Matt of All Trades blog, like the title suggests, is by a Vermont author and offers offbeat musings on pop culture, media, journalism, humor, weirdness, stupid people, smart people, my life as a journalist, landscaper, photographer, married gay man, dog lover and weather geek and more. It’s run by me, Matt Sutkoski, a native Vermonter living in St. Albans, Vt. Tuesday, April 4, 2017 It’s The Satirists Who Are Keeping The Strange, Scary News Straight For Us Satirists like Samanatha Bee are becomingsome of the most…

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Misleading: CNN New Day Says Invoking Nuclear Option ‘Unprecedented’

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Misleading: CNN New Day Says Invoking Nuclear Option ‘Unprecedented’ By Jackson Richman | April 4, 2017 | 1:08 PM EDT 0 shares On CNN’s New Day Tuesday, anchors Alisyn Camerota and Chris Cuomo said, respectively, that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s plan to activate the so-called “nuclear option” to avert a now-secured Democratic fillibuster of President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch is “unprecedented” and that “we’ve never seen it before.” While the nucelar option has never been used to confirm a Supreme Court nominee, the report omitted that…

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Paul Ryan’s tax plan depends on Trump not keeping his trade promise

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Paul Ryan’s tax plan depends on Trump not keeping his trade promise Posted , 2017-04-04 Get the top news stories delivered directly to your inbox! Go Add to Playlist Play 10:13 Trump’s ‘jokes’ are clue: We need to see his grades, not tax returns When I read that Donald Trump tried to make a joke about Susan B. Anthony (letting almost everybody know that he didn’t know anything about her), I could almost hear a collective exasperated sigh coming from educators worldwide. And, actually,… … … St Louis Post-Dispatch 2017-04-01…

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