'Compassionate' volunteers needed for homeless survey

...people that care and want to help out: that's who we're looking for," Keller said in a recent interview.One of the primary goals of the survey is to determine who would be a candidate for the Housing First facility that is planned on being built...
Trump pledges allegiance to the GOP

...GOP leaders in what has been an unpredictable presidential primary season.To their dismay, Trump has emerged as the overwhelming...News host.And his refusal to pledge his support for the GOP primary campaign winner, if he falls short, further roiled the party...
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Cruz blames prez for climate of violence against police of state polls, mirroring his rise nationally in the GOP primary.Cruz, who will attend a rally in Washington to protest suggestions he's having to defend his home state in the primary race. Asked before the rally about his rivals making frequent...
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Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...pass through the Czech Republic.The clampdown on train travel from Budapest has had an immediate effect in the migrants' primary target country, Germany. German police reported Wednesday that only about 50 migrants arrived on the morning trains to Munich...
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Trump, other non-Texans may have Cruz defending home turf

...cranked up the campaign's outlandishness, primary voters who might have looked to Cruz to...states such as Wyoming.Texas moved up its primary to March 1, meaning it will vote right...It's now one of 12 states in the "SEC primary," so dubbed because many have college...
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Jeb, Trump discord intensifies

...12 million on an advertising campaign to begin running in key states later in the month.Bush "knows the contours of this primary will change by late fall and early 2016," said Republican operative Leonard Alcivar. "He also knows his super PAC is weeks...
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In climate bid, Obama stares down Exit Glacier

...heat-trapping greenhouse gases blamed for global warming, said Deborah Kurtz of the National Park Service."Climate is the primary driver for the retreat of glaciers and for ice loss," Kurtz said.Obama's trip was more about visuals than words, and...
My Turn: Is Murkowski voting her conscience on the Iran deal?

...the political right and avoid a serious primary challenge next August.Murkowski has...challenge next August. Having lost the GOP primary to Joe Miller in 2010, she probably doesn't...conservative message and beat her in the primary. Murkowski's moderate voting record...
Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...They've received less attention than others amid Obama's recent efforts to improve conditions for Native Americans.Yet the primary focus on the trip is global warming.By showcasing thawing permafrost, melting sea ice and eroding shorelines, Obama hopes...
Michael Burns

...Watertown, South Dakota, her hometown. After winning the primary, he lost the general election 112,000 to 98,000. Mike...his wife, children, and grandchildren was always Mike's primary focus, pride, and joy. Mike was predeceased by his parents...


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