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India clamping down on critics, activist groups

NEW DELHI - It takes courage to accuse a powerful politician - a man who would go on to become India's prime minister - of encouraging riots against a minority. Police officer Sanjiv Bhatt...
Nation and World
S. Carolina lawmakers vote to debate flag

...South Carolina senator to take the floor and call for moving the flag to a museum was the son of the state's most powerful politician of the last century, U.S. senator and segregationist standard-bearer Strom Thurmond, whose statue stands...
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Alaska Senate race key for Dems

...outnumber Democrats nearly 2-to-1. And the Senate seat in play is held by the daughter of one of Alaska's most powerful politicians. But the contest between GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski and former Gov. Tony Knowles has emerged as a key race in the...
My Turn: Misconceptions about the Roadless Rule

...out of the Roadless Rule. The Tongass is a national forest and belongs to Alaskans and all Americans, not just powerful politicians. It is our duty as forest residents to ensure that decisions are made to benefit all, not only the timber industry...
Governor's first year tops news statewide

...without regard to federal law." Many in the Native community quietly scrambled to negotiate with Alaska's most powerful politician but Vernita Herdman, advocacy coordinator for the Rural Alaska Community Action Program, dared to call Stevens...
Is bridge's fate connected to road?

...Island got caught in the crossfire of a national debate over congressional "earmarks," the process by which powerful politicians, such as Alaska's Republican Sen. Ted Stevens and Rep. Don Young, direct funding for select projects in the...
Attorneys spar in opening of former lawmaker's trial

...bragging that, "I own so and so's ass," Browne said - everyone from Alaska legislators to the state's most powerful politicians, U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens and Congressman Don Young - because of his financial assistance to them or their political...
Outside editorial:Hearings critical of dismissals

...appearance of political interference in its investigations. If other U.S. attorneys get the idea that angering powerful politicians could cost them their positions, the chilling effect would compromise their ability to do their jobs. We look...
The Clinton scandal ends

...severely as Mr. Ray's deal does. It is best for the country to move on. Does this slap on the wrist teach powerful politicians that they can get away with crimes? Any president who is tempted to lie under oath in the future can consult Mr...
Monica becomes a full-scale industry

...ABC chose this show of all shows to advertise their upcoming special? ``When she was 20 she seduced the most powerful politician in the world: Cleopatra coming to ABC.'' Aw, just a coincidence. And wasn't that a thong in the Victoria's...


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