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Political barbs, celebrity-gazing main course at DC dinner

WASHINGTON (AP) — Get ready for a healthy dose of political barbs and celebrity-gazing in the nation’ capital.

If it’s spring in Washington, it’s time for the White House Correspondents’ Association’s annual dinner. 231 more words

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Political barbs, celebrity-gazing main course at DC dinner

WASHINGTON (AP) — Get ready for a healthy dose of political barbs and celebrity-gazing in the nation’ capital.

If it’s spring in Washington, it’s time for the White House Correspondents’ Association’s annual dinner. 231 more words

National

I Don't Believe In State Of Origin 

A few weeks ago, an organization I belong to held her annual elections. They do it constantly to keep reinvigorating the leadership even though the organization has been grossly ineffective in doing anything at all. 458 more words

Nigeria

Chrétien to meet Putin in Moscow to discuss Russia-West relations

Former prime minister Jean Chrétien will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow next week to discuss that country’s relations with the West, it was announced Friday. 413 more words

National

Pierre Claude Nolin remembered as a 'gentleman' in Senate

He was a gentleman in Parliament, someone who wanted to take the partisan nastiness out of the Senate.

By the time he became Senate Speaker last fall after 21 years in the Red Chamber, Pierre Claude Nolin had long ago earned the reputation among his peers on both sides of the aisle as a man of integrity. 834 more words

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NBA to play first exhibition game on African continent August 1 in Johannesburg


The National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association announced that the NBA’s first game in Africa will take place Aug. 1 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa. 280 more words

Sports

USPS OIG -- Domestic Merchandise Returns and Forwarding

Domestic Merchandise Returns and Forwarding (PDF)
Source: U.S. Postal Service, Office of Inspector General

The package delivery market is an important and growing segment of the U.S.

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Business And Economics