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Republican Sen. John Ensign of Nevada won't seek reelection

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.) will not seek reelection in 2012, bringing to an end a tumultuous several years following an extramarital affair with a former staff member.
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Obama's new Gitmo policy is a lot like Bush's old policy

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
It was another important moment in the education of Barack Obama.
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Corrections

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
A March 4 Weekend review of "Rango" incorrectly said that the movie marked the first time Johnny Depp had made an animated feature. He provided voice talent for Tim Burton's 2005 animated film "Corpse Bride."
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Wisconsin's Walker accuses Senate Democrats of blocking negotiations

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
A chance to end the legislative standoff that has paralyzed the Wisconsin government for weeks seemed to slip away Monday after Gov. Scott Walker (R) accused the leader of the state Senate Democrats of blocking negotiations to end the impasse.
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Three slain in Tucson rampage were shot in head

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
TUCSON - Three of the six people killed in the Jan. 8 rampage that injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) died of gunshot wounds to the head, according to autopsy records released Monday.
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Five potential GOP presidential candidates attend Iowa forum

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
WAUKEE, IOWA - Several Republicans considering 2012 presidential bids came to Iowa on Monday night to test their strength among social conservatives who hold the key to the state's leadoff caucuses.
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Gary Locke, Commerce secretary, to be nominated as ambassador to China

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
President Obama will nominate Commerce Secretary Gary Locke as the next U.S. ambassador to China, senior administration officials said late Monday, continuing a game of musical chairs that has shuffled top administration officials at the start of the second half of Obama's term.
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Supreme Court opens way for prisoners to try to gain access to DNA evidence

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
The Supreme Court opened a legal avenue Monday for prisoners to try to gain access to DNA evidence that might prove their innocence but noted that their chances at success might be slim.
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Campaign seeks to get teen drivers off their cellphones

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
Today's teenagers came of age at the same time cellphones displaced spare change in every purse or pants pocket, so it's no surprise that younger people are more at ease chatting while they drive.
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Digest

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
Vice President Biden arrived Monday in Finland for talks with local leaders at the start of a three-country tour that includes Russia and Moldova.
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Mexican film on the court system is now the subject of its own trial

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
When the documentary "Presumed Guilty" opened in theaters here, many Mexicans saw for the first time the inside of one of their own courtrooms - and they watched the brutal, terrible grinding of the wheels of justice in stunned silence.
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Gates says U.S. 'well-positioned' for some troop reductions in Afghanistan in July

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
KABUL - Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates, heartened by recent military operations to push back the Taliban from major population centers, said the United States is likely to begin pulling out some troops from Afghanistan this summer.
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Jordanian journalists call for press freedom

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
AMMAN, JORDAN - In the first protest of its kind here, journalists from state-controlled media demonstrated Monday for press freedom and demanded the ouster of the editor of the main government-controlled newspaper.
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Amid fears of unrest, China imposes new restrictions on foreign journalists

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
BEIJING - One week after foreign journalists were physically harassed by security officers - and one videographer beaten so badly that he had to be hospitalized - China's foreign minister, Yang Jiechi, denied that the police took part in beating any reporters and said the government follows "the...
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In Saudi Arabia, activists push more boldly for reform

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA - With a growing number of Saudi citizens calling for change, the kingdom is turning to old tactics to keep dissent at bay, banning protests, detaining some activists and blocking Web sites carrying petitions for reform.
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Obama warns Gaddafi loyalists

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
President Obama addressed comments directly to Moammar Gaddafi's inner circle Monday in an attempt to pressure those helping prop up the embattled Libyan dictator with a tacit threat of future criminal prosecution.
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Turmoil jars U.S. counterterrorism efforts

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
In a span of weeks, popular uprisings in the Islamic world have upended counterterrorism relationships that the United States spent much of the past decade trying to build.
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Excerpt from voices.washingtonpost.com/fasterforward

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
Angry Birds, that highly addictive game from the Finnish company Rovio, is coming to Facebook next month. So far, 1.3 million Facebook users have clicked the "like" button on the game's official Facebook page, which promised updates on the social network's version of the game.
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Democratic lawmakers urge Obama to tap oil reserve

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
Is $100-a-barrel oil a national emergency? Some Democratic lawmakers say yes, and assert that now is the time for the United States to dip into its Strategic Petroleum Reserve, which is brimming with 727 million barrels of crude.
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VDOW 12,090.03 DOWN 79.85, 0.7% VNASDAQ

The Washington Post - Top News - Tue, 2011-03-08 06:00
VDOW 12,090.03 DOWN 79.85, 0.7% VNASDAQ 2745.63 DOWN 39.04, 1.4%
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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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