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Op-ed: Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan

...Taliban fighters $1,000 for each U.S. soldier they killed in Afghanistan. The Sunday Times reported that a Taliban operative received $18,000 from an Iranian firm in Kabul as reward for an attack in 2010 that killed several Afghan government troops...
Peninsula growers find opportunity with Rhodiola

...Rhodiola Products, an 11-member co-operative statewide network of small-scale operations...Swedish Herbal Institute contacted the co-operative with an interest in purchasing 5,000...starter plants two years ago from the co-operative, and has planted nearly 15,000 seeds...
Pioneer Potluck: About the gathering of the McClure's

...quiet of that lovely day. The surroundings were all conducive to bring out in each one present, the true spirit of co-operative kinship and all were stirred by the thought that our ancestors, almost two hundred years before had lived and loved in and...
Rich Lowry: The sad plight of Jihadi John

...the hands of the British authorities, Emwazi expressed sympathy for "our sister Aafia Siddiqui." She is an al-Qaida operative who is serving an 86-year sentence in the U.S. for trying to shoot her interrogators after her capture in Afghanistan...
Time for hospital to continue to grow

...was manager of NBA in Soldotna and I became a member of the local Hospital Board with a facility that was unfinished, non-operative and defunct. I was on the Board that sold the facility to the borough and I was also the banker who transferred the delinquent...
Cal Thomas: Who needs an Ebola czar?

...combat the Ebola virus, President Obama has named a political operative, Ron Klain, as his Ebola czar. Defenders of the appointment say Klain is an experienced political operative who can "coordinate" the U.S. response to the virus. Why...
Reeling it in: Film leaves reviewer wondering what else is on

...throw-back spy thriller, "The November Man" - moderate being the operative word. People are so bored with the new round of flicks that...watching him. Here he plays Peter Devereaux, veteran CIA operative and certified badass. After an op-gone-wrong (isn't...
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Bob Franken: Mitt, Bibi and their common enemy

...States. Before he switched U.S. for Israeli citizenship and became a Likud Party functionary, he had been a Republican operative. It is not a stretch to suspect that he would be a willing plot participant in the nonstop GOP effort to discredit Barack...
Bob Franken: No October surprise party

...House the first time around.So, we may be making too much of the contrived October surprise where some oh-so-clever operative creates a sensation that catapults a candidate to Election Day success. Let's face it: Most of these significant moments...

...whoa' was stop at the end of the furrow when they were supposed to turn around for the trip back. 'Supposed to' is the operative term. Put down those video games for a minute!"Blank stares."See, kids, I was a scrawny kid, skinny and small...


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