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Rep. Peter King's Muslim hearing: Plenty of drama, less substance

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
One half of the Muslim contingent in Congress paused, his voice high and breaking. He tugged at his glasses. He held up a finger and gathered himself.
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U.S. to send aid team to eastern Libya; Clinton to meet rebel representatives

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
The White House announced Thursday that it will send a government aid team into rebel-held parts of Libya and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said she will meet next week with representatives of the transition council, moves that edged the Obama administration closer to the formal Libyan...
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Teenager suspended from Fairfax County school over acne drug

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
Hayley Russell was 13 and worried about another acne flare-up when she brought an orange prescription bottle to Rachel Carson Middle School in Fairfax County. She placed the medication on the top shelf of her locker so she could retrieve an antibiotic pill to take at lunch.
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Mexico's drug war intrudes on Monterrey, a booming metropolis

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
IN MONTERREY, MEXICO When American baseball executives were looking for a place to move the struggling Montreal Expos franchise five years ago, Mexican investors brought them here, to this booming metropolis two hours south of the Texas border.
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Stocks sink amid concerns out of China and Europe, continued turmoil in Arab world

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
New concerns about a widening U.S. trade gap and slowing Chinese growth combined Thursday with other signs of economic trouble to undercut some of the confidence about a recovery that has been building.
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Ohio executes inmate using new, single-drug method for death penalty

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
Ohio executed an inmate Thursday with a single drug previously used to euthanize animals, the first execution of its kind in the United States and a potentially pivotal development in the nation's emotional battle over capital punishment.
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Corrections

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
A March 10 correction incorrectly described Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) as the Senate majority leader. He is the Senate minority leader.
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Digest

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
People in the Northeast and parts of the Midwest nervously watched rising waterways Thursday as heavy rain swelled creeks and rivers, damaged houses, detoured commuters and forced amusement park workers to pack up equipment.
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Wisconsin governor wins his battle with unions on collective bargaining

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker won his drive to strip the state's government workers of nearly all of their collective-bargaining rights Thursday, after a three-week standoff that brought tens of thousands of protesters to the Capitol.
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Court documents: Police found evidence of Loughner's obsession with Giffords

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
TUCSON - Newly released documents from the investigation into the Tucson shooting rampage reveal that police found two shotguns in the home of suspect Jared Lee Loughner along with what authorities say is evidence of his obsession with Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.).
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The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
These claims, made often at the House Homeland Security Committee hearing on Islamic radicalization, lack context.
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Virginia grand jury indicts 14 in fatal hijacking of American yacht

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
A federal grand jury in Norfolk indicted 14 men from Somalia and Yemen on piracy charges Thursday, alleging that the men hijacked a yacht, took four U.S. citizens hostage, held them for four days and killed them off the Oman coast in the Arabian Sea.
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Digest

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
Ivory Coast's entrenched incumbent president imposed a no-fly order on U.N. aircraft, possibly complicating the return of the country's internationally recognized election winner, who was attending an African Union summit Thursday in Ethiopia.
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In Moscow, Vice President Biden gets specific on corruption

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
MOSCOW - Vice President Biden heaped praise on Russia on Thursday, calling it a nation of great creativity, great culture and great engineering, but he said it would have to get its legal house in order if it expected to attract more foreign business and investment.
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Egypt's leaders seek police force's speedy return to duty

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
CAIRO - Responding to public alarm over escalating lawlessness and sectarian violence , Egyptian political leaders urged police Thursday to return to the streets as soon as possible, saying their absence threatens to undermine the country's fledgling democracy.
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Signs of dissent becoming more visible among Saudi Arabian youths

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
JIDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA - It is 9 p.m. on a Monday, and the Jasur bookstore cafe in Jiddah's chic Hamra district is hopping. Upstairs, Saudi men and women pack a poetry reading, while downstairs a book club discusses Malcolm Gladwell's bestseller, " Blink ." Nearby, a team of young comic writers is...
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Saudi police open fire at protest

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
DAMMAM, SAUDI ARABIA - Three people were injured when police opened fire during a protest in eastern Saudi Arabia on Thursday, according to a witness and a Saudi official.
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In Libya, advance by Gaddafi forces sends rebels fleeing

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
TRIPOLI, LIBYA - Forces loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi sent opposition fighters fleeing Thursday from a strategic oil port in eastern Libya that rebels had held for a week, appearing to reverse the rebels' advances toward Tripoli.
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Yemeni president offers plan to amend constitution

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
SANAA, YEMEN - Embattled President Ali Abdullah Saleh announced plans Thursday for a new constitution that would guarantee the independence of Yemen's parliament and judiciary. But the concession was immediately rejected by the opposition movement, which appears determined to end Saleh's nearly...
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Dalai Lama says he will relinquish political role to democratically elected leader

The Washington Post - Top News - Fri, 2011-03-11 06:00
DHARMSALA, INDIA - The Dalai Lama said Thursday that he plans to relinquish his political role as head of the Tibetan government-in-exile to a prime minister who will be chosen in elections March 20.
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The following list of on-line cookie recipes was making the circuits a few years back in Christmas mailers. I was fascinated by it then and still am so I thought I would share it with those of you who love cookies.

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