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Maryland Democrats jump at shot for Mikulski’s Senate seat while Republicans stay on sidelines

Published March 14, 2015 Maryland Democrats are pouring into the race to replace party member Sen. Barbara Mikulski, but her announced retirement appears to have caught Republicans by surprise with top prospects still one the sidelines. Andy Harris, R-Md., is considered the first in line, as the only Maryland Republican in Congress. Harris told […]

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Vanuatu president speaks of despair at Cyclone Pam damage

As reported by BBC News Asia and Fox News. Images WP The president of Vanuatu appealed on Saturday for help as a powerful cyclone swept across his archipelago nation. Speaking at the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Japan, Baldwin Lonsdale told delegates he was addressing them with a “heavy heart”. Cyclone Pam has brought […]

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VA program to provide private care stumbling out of the gate

By Kelley Beaucar Vlahos FOX NEWS.COM A year after explosive accusations that patients had died waiting for appointments at the VA Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona, the administration’s path to making health care more accessible for America’s veterans remains on shaky ground. Critics say a program rolled out to give certain veterans the option of […]

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