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Associated PressPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mayor of Portland, Ore., has conceded defeat in an effort to add fluoride to the city's drinking water. With more than 80 percent of the expected ballots counted late Tuesday night, the Multnomah County election website...
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Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The works do seem to be "gummed up" on Capitol Hill. And President Barack Obama isn't the only one to say so. Yet despite years of hand-wringing in both parties, little progress has been made toward changing congressional rules on...
WASHINGTON — When Sen. Orrin G. Hatch took his seat on the dais for the Senate Judiciary Committee's debates on the immigration reform bill, the 79-year-old was not just one of 18 senators. He was the most sought-after vote. A towering but genteel...
Lincoln ParkDePaul students had a shiny new toy waiting for them when they came back from winter break. The brand spankin' new Art and Letters building on the northeast corner of Kenmore Avenue and Belden Avenue. “It kind of sticks out a little bit,” said...
Talking PicturesUnexpectedly good, “Step Up 3D” is one of the rare novelty items tied to its time and place, while connected to another cinematic period altogether. Long before Michael Jackson, Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas teamed up for the theme.......
A Mom and The Mouse - Orlando SentinelDisney Cruise Line kicks off its holiday season Nov. 19 with the first of three Thanksgiving voyages. All three ships will offer traditional Turkey Day activities with feasts and football games broadcast live on the outdoor jumbo screens by the pools....
Exploring raceBy Christi Parsons and Janet Hook As he struggles to craft a jobs bill that can win support of Republicans and Democrats, President Obama met today with a group of black leaders who want him to focus on a particular......
Montgomery Township residents voted Tuesday to stay "dry." The vote was 677-495 against allowing the sale of alcohol in the township. The Friends of Montgomery Township lobbied for the question and circulated petitions to place it on ballots. Don...
For the second year in a row, Florida's condominium associations dodged a financial bullet when legislators opted to favor voters rather than the powerful banking lobby. It was an important victory for the state's struggling community associations,...
The Hartford CourantA heated debate over whether a proposed new highway garage costs too much and is in the wrong place will conclude when residents vote on the $5.4 million plan on Wednesday. That proposal along with a plan to spend $6 million on road improvements and...
ReutersBy Marice Richter DALLAS, May 21 (Reuters) - Leaders of Boy Scout groups across the country will vote this week on a controversial proposal that would remove the organization's ban on gay scouts but not gay adult leaders. Hundreds of champions and...
Coral Gables resident Louis Wolfson III has continued a family belief of philanthropy started by his grandfather Col. Mitchell Wolfson. Wolfson, who is chairman of the Pinnacle Housing Group, is highly regarded for his work over the past 30 years as a...
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