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Paid but may not deliver.

ANKARA — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to send millions of refugees in Turkey to European Union (EU) states, as the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) agreed to deploy ships to the Aegean Sea to ease the migrant crisis. 80 more words


A sorrowful resignation

My working life extended over 40 years and included both good and bad times. There were three or four occasions when I felt a real buzz. 468 more words


On the Presidential Race as it Turns Southward

For months the presidential race was endlessly and excruciatingly geared toward Iowa and New Hampshire, Iowa and New Hampshire, Iowa and New Hampshire, Iowa and New Hampshire. 888 more words


AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders on health care, donors

EDITOR’S NOTE –  A look at political claims that take shortcuts with the facts or don’t tell the full story

WASHINGTON (AP) — In their latest debate, Hillary Clinton glossed over the big-money donors juicing her White House ambitions while Bernie Sanders offered disputed numbers behind his plan for a government-financed health system. 576 more words

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Clinton, Sanders clash over minorities, money and Obama

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night’s Democratic debate and clashed heatedly over their support for Barack Obama as the presidential race shifted toward states with more minority voters. 841 more words

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Who Will God Choose

My 16 year old son and I were talking while I was making dinner and it suddenly occurred to me that we were missing the debate… He said, “Oh, you mean the debate where they tell you why God wants them to be president”, and I said “No, it’s the democratic debate.”  High-fives ensued… How crazy is that, that we really have a group of people (well, two or three in the group) who think that God, not the American people, will choose the next president. 203 more words