Where Did Hopes For Obama Go?

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  • Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’Professor explains wild airline rant: In-flight cigarette was ‘revolutionary’ act of ‘civil disobedience’
    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man
    After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
  • Japan sink Samoa to keep quarter-final hopes on track - MSN UK
    Milton Keynes gears up for Samoa v Japan - ITV.com
    10/4/2015 - 7:14 am | View Link
  • Rugby Union - Yahoo! Finance
    Rugby-World Cup pool stage pool B South Africa v Scotland summary - Yahoo! Sports
    10/3/2015 - 2:25 pm | View Link
  • Twins wild card hopes end with a whimper in 5-1 loss - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    An RBI double by Mike Moustakas widened the lead to four, and ultimately whittled the Twins’ hopes of a miraculous wild-card comeback to...
    10/3/2015 - 1:14 pm | View Link
  • Japan see off Samoa to keep quarter-final hopes alive - Yahoo! Sports
    Japan eye quarter-finals after claiming another scalp - Yahoo! Sports
    10/3/2015 - 11:54 am | View Link
  • Angels kept their playoff hopes alive with insane ninth-inning rally ... - Washington Post
    Angels Score 5 in 9th, Beat Rangers 11-10 - New York Times
    10/3/2015 - 6:59 am | View Link
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  • Why New Hope's Robert Millner will keep buying coal
    In a perverse kind of way, Robert Millner, chairman of cashed-up coal miner New Hope, has a lot to thank the anti-coal lobby for. The relentless push by green groups and divestment campaigners against coal has worked in concert with an ugly oversupply in ...
    10/6/2015 - 9:53 pm | View Link
  • Demolition of Hope's Nykerk Hall of Music under way
    Crews are clearing materials and debris from the site of the 59-year-old Nykerk Hall of Music on Hope College’s campus this week. The Nykerk building was knocked down earlier this month to make way for a new 42,000-square-foot student center, which will ...
    10/6/2015 - 1:20 pm | View Link
  • Jim Hamilton to share stories from New Hope's legendary 'Golden Era' during lively evening at New Hope Arts Center
    NEW HOPE >> The “Celebrate the Arts” Weekend at New Hope Arts Center will host An Evening with Jim Hamilton & Friends, a lively evening of narrative and reproductions of the classic works of area artists and artisans, on Saturday, Oct. 10 beginning at ...
    10/6/2015 - 6:57 am | View Link
  • Interview: Kim Shaw, Saving Hope’s newest doctor in the house
    It doesn’t take long for Hope Zion’s newest junior resident, Dr. Cassie Williams—played by Kim Shaw—to make an impression on Dr. Alex Reid in Thursday’s new episode. Cassie’s bubbly enthusiasm and confidence attracts the attention of all.
    10/6/2015 - 3:35 am | View Link
  • Hope Bobcat Football: Bobcats 2-0 in conf., prevail over Trojans in Spa City; Hope's defense shuts out Hot Springs in second half
    Seeking revenge and redemption from their disappointing loss at home last season, the Hope Bobcats return the favor at Reese Memorial Stadium by defeating the Hot Springs Trojans 25-14 on this past Friday night in Spa City. The Bobcats extend their winning ...
    10/5/2015 - 7:21 pm | View Link
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  • Lutheran Church of Hope
    West Des Moines. Worship service schedule, church services, music clips, and interactive Bible quiz.
    10/6/2015 - 3:52 am | View Website
  • Computer Hope's free computer help
    Free computer help and support. Answering all your computer related questions with complete information on all hardware and software.
    10/5/2015 - 1:33 pm | View Website
  • Merrilyn Hope's Blog — Merrilyn Hope
    Natural Herbal Remedies Comfrey is a powerful healer. It contains compounds and minerals, such as silica and allantoin, which greatly accelerate the healing process.
    10/5/2015 - 12:43 pm | View Website
  • Hope Tech | Made in Barnoldswick, England
    Hope Technology - Disc Brakes - Seat Stems - Hope Hoops - Bottom Brackets - LED Lights - Made in UK - Barnoldswick - England - anodised - etched - freeride
    10/5/2015 - 12:22 pm | View Website
  • Bob Hope
    Leslie Townes "Bob" Hope, KBE, KC*SG, KSS (May 29, 1903 – July 27, 2003), was a British-born American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and ...
    10/5/2015 - 11:46 am | View Website
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