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
  • RPT-China shares end up as slowing factory activity fans stimulus ... - Reuters
    China, HK stocks rise as weak factory activity stokes stimulus hopes - CNBC
    05/4/2015 - 3:21 pm | View Link
  • Kyrgios title hopes ended by Gasquet - Sydney Morning Herald
    Gasquet beats Kyrgios to win Estoril Open title - Chicago Daily Herald
    05/3/2015 - 6:13 am | View Link
  • Utah company hopes Boston brass lets it slide - Boston Herald
    Utah company hopes Hub brass lets it slide - Boston Herald
    05/2/2015 - 2:50 pm | View Link
  • China’s World Cup hopes get AFC boost - Arab News
    China’s World Cup hopes get AFC boost - Arab News
    05/2/2015 - 1:29 pm | View Link
  • 5/3/2015: Front Page: Hopes fading fast of finding more survivors in ... - Hindustan Times
    Customs checks hold up relief for Nepal quake victims: UN - Daily Times
    05/2/2015 - 7:08 am | View Link
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  • House Speaker Daudt Hopes For Quick Deal On Education
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House Republicans think they can quickly reach a special session deal with Gov. Mark Dayton on public school funding. Dayton has vowed to veto the Legislature’s education budget and call lawmakers back. He says the $400 million ...
    05/20/2015 - 4:32 am | View Link
  • George Clooney Hopes Amal’s Legal Skills Will Get Him Out of Jail
    George Clooney fears he is facing arrest after taking a mystery prank too far. The Ocean’s Eleven star is a notorious practical joker, and one of his favourite wind-ups is to use his specially-made stationery bonded with Brad Pitt’s name to write to ...
    05/20/2015 - 4:31 am | View Link
  • Reno man hopes for cure from deadly liver disease
    RENO, Nev. -- May is Hepatitis Awareness Month – and those involved are working to improve awareness about this life-threatening liver disease and the importance of screening and treatment. Robin is a Reno Patient with Hep C who is sharing his experience ...
    05/20/2015 - 4:29 am | View Link
  • This January quote from Obama may have crushed the hopes economists had for the US economy
    REUTERS/Frank Polich"I would strongly advise American consumers to continue to think about how you save money at the pump..." Consumers are not spending the savings they've gotten from low gas prices. This has puzzled many economists, who had seen the ...
    05/20/2015 - 4:28 am | View Link
  • Okinawa Gov Hopes US Will Heed Protests Against US Base Plan
    The governor of Japan's southern Okinawa region says he is heading to Washington to convey local objections to a plan to relocate a U.S. air base from one area of the island to another. A plan set in 1996 would move U.S. Marine Air Station Futenma to a ...
    05/20/2015 - 12:47 am | View Link
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    HOPES is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Madison, Wisconsin. We are an organization of volunteers. As suicide survivors, our losses have motivated us to action.
    05/22/2015 - 2:20 pm | View Website
  • Shop Hope's Trendy Fashion and Apparel
    Hope's is one of the trendiest boutiques you'll find. Consistently bringing you the latest trends with New Arrivals twice daily as well as FREE shipping on every order!
    05/22/2015 - 1:51 pm | View Website
  • About | Northern Nevada HOPES
    Northern Nevada HOPES (775) 786-4673 467 Ralston St Reno, NV 89503. Tax ID: 86-0865357
    05/22/2015 - 8:08 am | View Website
  • Hopes&Fears — Life and culture through a global lens
    Question; How much can you actually eat at an all-you-can-eat buffet? Hopes&Fears answers questions with the help of people who know what they're talking about.
    05/22/2015 - 4:40 am | View Website
    HOPES is a team of faculty and undergraduate students at Stanford University dedicated to making scientific information about Huntington’s disease (HD) more readily ...
    05/22/2015 - 4:33 am | View Website
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