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Reeling it in: '300: Rise of an Empire'

...going from prequel, to the parallel tale of a massive naval battle between Themistokles and Artemesia. Eventually, the film bypasses the events of "300," becoming a true sequel, surprisingly wrapping up the story in under two hours. Stylistically...
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Cal Thomas: Our arrogant president

...obstructionist.Speaker John Boehner is threatening to file a lawsuit against the president for using his executive powers to bypass Congress. Critics, notably Neil Cavuto of Fox News, have accused the Republicans of engaging in a "stunt" that has no chance...
Work moving forward on Cooper Landing bypass

The Cooper Landing bypass idea is still alive. The Alaska Department of Transportation is pushing forward on the decades-old idea of rerouting traffic...
Bypass mail bill could violate U.S. Constitution for the U.S. Postal Service's bypass mail system? The answer from the Congressional...Service for its costs in providing Alaska bypass mail service ... ," according to the...state government to pay the bill? The bypass system allows businesses to ship 1,000-pound...
Feds suggest using permanent fund to pay for bypass mail

...should not be funding the $70 million bypass mail program, which subsidizes shipping...efficiently. The program is typically called "bypass mail," due to its linkage to the Postal...mail" in his report. Continuing the bypass mail subsidy for rural Alaska may even...
Bookworm Sez: You wish you'd never done it

...remote area of Afghanistan, three bodies were found buried in quicklime and infected with a virus that was hand-engineered to bypass vaccines. It had potential for mass devastation that would make the Black Plague look like a children's game. And it was...
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Bikers get blessed for safe riding season

...Sandoval of Kasilof about his 2002 Santee motorcycle. Land said the recent weather was perfect for riding. He rode the scenic bypass to Anchorage on Saturday and soaked up the views at Turnagain Arm.Charlie MacDonald of Sterling shared stories of the road...
Stevens, Young looking toward for rural mail changes

...backbone of the system is ''bypass mail.'' That's when shipments...Generally, the system ''bypasses'' post offices, although...Alaska Airlines should get any bypass mail because they're the...Lynden Air Cargo. Currently, bypass mail is evenly distributed...
Group forms to address peninsula's sustainability cities and towns around the state interested in creating sustainable communities. "It's a political movement, but it bypasses politics and goes right to the people," she said. "Because it goes to the people it's unpredictable." Veh plans to...
Murkowski talks budget, energy protect those characteristics."There are still back door efforts to create more wilderness and to do so in a way that bypasses Congress," she said referring to the policy. "That is not allowable by law, and yet the Secretary of the Interior tried...


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