Tips to make your next road trip a learning experience for the whole family

Tips to make your next road trip a learning experience for the whole family © 1996-2014 The Washington Post. Help and … What started for us as a spontaneous day trip to simply check another state (Iowa) off our list ended up being one of the most fun and meaningful learning experiences to date. … Our …
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Fall 2014 Passport day at UT Tyler Oct. 18
“The UT Tyler Office of International Programs has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to provide this important service to the campus community and public,” Dr. Kennedy said. “We want to make applying for a passport convenient for everyone.”.
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Latest United States Passport News

Zivotofsky is not about recognition (I)
The fundamental assumption here is that that the passport is “a form of official government speech.” Thus, argues Lederman, “foreign audiences will reasonably understand the word “Israel” on the passports of thousands of U.S. citizens born in Jerusalem …
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Obama Administration Allows Fertility Clinics To Sell US Citizenship
President Barack Obama's administration has decided to let the surrogate birth industry sell U.S. citizenship — and access to the U.S. welfare system — to foreign parents who never even set foot in the United States. The fertility clinics will be …
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British Teacher Pleads Guilty Over Terrorism Offences
The married father of two admitted that he had intended to travel to Syria to join fighters against Bashar al-Assad's regime but was thwarted when his parents hid his passport. He was arrested after applying for a new one. Javeed also admitted he paid …
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15 Great Tips for the Traveling Scuba Diver
Categorize and photograph and scan the things you are bringing with you including your passport, credit cards, and other important travel documents. In the … A. Read the in-room evacuation information and walk through the emergency route procedure.
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Latest Get Us Passport News

The Arab Spring was no failure, says one activist who refuses to give up
… libertarian. He started working on a book project for something he would call an “Arab Spring Manifesto.” “Sometimes you have to step in and take responsibility, and I think Twitter and social media in general gave us this feeling of agency …
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Prince George's County community calendar, Oct. 30-Nov. 5, 2014
Upper Marlboro blood drive Sponsored by the American Red Cross. 3-7 p.m., Upper …. Around the World with Wilbur Wright Make a passport and get stamps by visiting places from around the world to learn about aviation history. For age 8 and older. Noon …
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AT&T Passport International Plan: Deal or No Deal?
If you're an AT&T customer about to embark on an overseas vacation, the company has interesting news to share. The carrier today (Oct. 13) announced its Passport packages to make international wireless communication easier. Starting at $ 30 a month, you …
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Stripped of the Right to Travel
Typically, an expedited passport application takes eight business days to process. In the case of Mr. Ahmed Nagi, over 16 months after he submitted an expedited passport renewal application, it remains pending without any explanation. His story is just …
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Over Three Thousand Students Expected For 11th Annual Aviation
Expo passport to mark the stops along their Expo journey. The Expo is open to elementary, … DFW International Airport's $ 2.69 billion Terminal Renewal and Improvement Program (TRIP) is (re)defining first class for this global gateway. For the latest …
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Edward Snowden: A 'Nation' Interview | The Nation

Edward Snowden: A 'Nation' Interview | The Nation
In a wide-ranging conversation, he discusses the surveillance state, the American political system and the price he's paid for his understanding of patriotism. Katrina vanden Heuvel and Stephen F. Cohen. October 27 … My government revoked my passport …
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Ready to decide your next leaders?
However, Boatright says also other voters must re-apply for an absentee ballot for the general election. … a valid employee photo identification from any branch, department, agency, or entity of the U.S. Government, Georgia, or any county …
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Jobs hope for Newport Passport Office

Jobs hope for Newport Passport Office
A DAMNING report released by the Home Affairs Committee on the 'appalling series of failures' of HM Passport Office offers 'some hope' for new jobs in Newport, a city MP says. The report has been released following a disastrous year for the Passport …
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Reality TV star Kardashian gives BlackBerry a pop-culture boost
But she added that she has to buy her devices on eBay, since many of the newest BlackBerry models (aside from the supersized Passport) do not come with the physical keyboard. That will change when the BlackBerry Classic goes on sale soon. BlackBerry …
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Loyal Canadian gets royal treatment

Loyal Canadian gets royal treatment
Paulson said that Zehaf-Bibeau — a recent Muslim convert whose father was from Libya — may have lashed out in frustration over delays in obtaining a passport. “I think the passport figured prominently in his motives. I'm not inside his head, but I …
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Why no vote fraud where ID is optional?
Wisconsin's statute permits voters to use only a Wisconsin driver's license or Wisconsin state card, a military or tribal ID card, a passport, a naturalization certificate if issued within two years, a student ID (so long as it contains the student's …

Syrian refugees
Children are disproportionately affected because many left Syria before ever obtaining a passport or identity card. An estimated 8,000 minors have crossed the borders without an adult, let alone documentation. The case for the some 51,000 Syrian …
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Homeschool Basics, Part 3: Finding Your Tribe and Using Outside Help | Moms

Homeschool Basics, Part 3: Finding Your Tribe and Using Outside Help | Moms
You have to be quick because the public programs fill up fast and with good reason – they are great. The two largest programs … If you are looking for something more part-time and less formal to start with, you may want to try out Passport Academy of …
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BlackBerry's Comeback Plan Is Bearing Fruit — So Far
"Once people get hands on it, and see actual display, they see it's really optimized for mobile experience." "The haters are gonna hate," Llamas says of the Passport. "But they're hating it because it's not an iPhone or an Android." The large screen …
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Festivals and Halloween calendar
Great St. Augustine Skeleton Scavenger Hunt, through Oct. 31, various locations throughout St. Augustine. Find a skeleton “hidden” in a store front and take a picture of yourself with it. Upload all 15 shots to qualify for a grand prize drawing for a …
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Ebola screenings at Atlanta's airport of 27 passengers, none test positive

Ebola screenings at Atlanta's airport of 27 passengers, none test positive
The 27 who were tested in Atlanta were among a total of 521 passengers tested as they traveled through one of the five U.S. airports that have implemented enhanced screening for Ebola. The report covers from Oct. 11 to Oct. 20. Among the five airports …
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Revoking passports isn't the way to stop American jihadists from returning home
U.S.REUTERS/Police Handout. PHOTO 2: A new British biometric passport is shown atop a special reader can take the holder's information off an embedded security chip, during a showing for the press at the British Embassy in Washington, October 24, 2005 …
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Beyond the Booking
We have a vision of creating a global dining passport, so when you are traveling abroad, you can get the same experience as when you're booking in Lafayette. I also think there's an opportunity to move faster and … about that meal: what the server's …
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