The real threat posed by discover of antibiotic- resistent bacteria found in squid

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CareFirst’s excess reserves should go to its members, not the District

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There’s at least one area of bipartisan agreement: support for Social Security

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CSX railroad plan is a trainwreck waiting to happen

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California fire grows slightly, threatens homes

Heavy smoke from the Shirley Fire above Wofford Heights, Calif., is seen Sunday, June 15, 2014. The Forest Service reported Sunday morning that the amount of acreage charred by the fire burning about 30 miles northeast of Bakersfield more than doubled overnight to 2.8 square...
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Obama to sign order extending LGBT protections

FILE – This June 13, 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama plans to sign an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their...
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Police: Priest killed with gun owned by colleague

Gary Moran is seen in this June 16, 2014 booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriffs Office. Moran is being held on suspicion of first-degree murder, burglary and armed robbery, among others charges in the killing of a Roman Catholic priest and the beating of a second...
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Starbucks clears college degree path for workers

FILE – In this Friday, April 27, 2012 file photo, Starbucks barista Linsey Pringle prepares a cup of coffee at a Starbucks Corp. store in Seattle. Starbucks on Monday, June 16, 2014 announced a new partnership with Arizona State University to make online degrees available...
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Judge lifts federal oversight on Chicago hiring

Attorney Michael L. Shakman speaks to the media at the Dirksen Federal Building in Chicago on Monday, June 16, 2014, after a federal judge found that Chicago finally has controlled the patronage that long dominated hiring practices and propelled the political machine that kept...

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush To Speak In Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is the latest political heavyweight visiting Ohio. Bush was scheduled to headline a Republican National Committee fundraiser Monday evening in Cincinnati. GOP chairman Reince (RANS) Priebus (PREE’-buhs) is also part of the...