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U.S. Department of State to Stamp Out Additional Passport Pages
Much to the chagrin of frequent international travelers, the U.S. Department of State is poised to do away with additional passport pages. By the end of 2015, travelers will no longer be able to add extra pages to their U.S. passport, instead having to …
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Senators advance bill to let state be more aggressive in seeking Medicaid

Senators advance bill to let state be more aggressive in seeking Medicaid
LINCOLN — A proposal aimed at increasing the amount of money recovered by the state to cover Medicaid expenses advanced from first-round debate on Monday. State Sen. Paul Schumacher of Columbus said the state needs to be more aggressive in …
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Fantasy daily notes for May 14
GS: The pitcher's projected "Game Score," from Bill James' original formula, which accounts for past history (three years' worth as well as past 21 days), opponent and ballpark. A Game Score of 50 typically is typically regarded a quality start …
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State Dept suspends overseas passport, visa issuance

State Dept suspends overseas passport, visa issuance
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Court Sides With President Over Congress In 'Jerusalem' Passport Dispute
The U.S. Supreme Court Monday sided with the president in a long-running struggle with Congress over who controls recognition of foreign countries and what information about nationhood can be put on the passports of American citizens. In a 6-to-3 …
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Ramadan timings in UAE: Emirates Post announces work hours
Emirates Post Group's 117 post offices across the UAE will remain open from Saturday to Thursday from 9am to 2pm during the holy month of Ramadan. However, the … For passport extension and document authentication, timings are from 8am to 11am.
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23-year-old twins allegedly tried to rip off the State Department and sell a

23-year-old twins allegedly tried to rip off the State Department and sell a
Last week they were indicted by the Department of Justice on accusations of hacking into various computer systems, stealing credit-card funds, and hatching a plan to access US government computers and sell passport and visa data. In total, the Akhter …
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Letter: Passport Day success
On the first Saturday, May 2, 76 passport applications were processed by the clerk's staff, helping citizens fill out, and mail, their passport applications to the U.S. Department of State. Again, on May 16, the clerk's staff will be available at the …
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Ex-passport supplier pesters state printer

Ex-passport supplier pesters state printer
Since its contract with the Foreign Affairs Department to supply e-passports expired on January 15, 2015, the French company has been spreading disparaging comments about the credentials and capability of state-owned APO Production Unit Inc. to do the …
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Mistreated in Malaysia
Around the corner, he ran into a policeman, who asked his name and then for his passport—a regular occurrence in Malaysia, where its police have the right to ask a civilian for his identification card. The citizens of the country carry what is called …
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Roger Williams Univ. law students swap R&R for public service in 'Alternative
“They had questions about how to get a driver's license or a passport or renew things that expired during the time they were in prison,” Johnson said. The week made Johnson, who intends to pursue a career in criminal law, reflect on the importance of …
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Southern California Man Charged With Attempted Support of Islamic State

Southern California Man Charged With Attempted Support of Islamic State
The affidavit said that Mr. Dandach's brother told agents of speaking with the defendant, who admitted lying on his passport application and stated that “he was more disappointed that he did not get to go to Syria than getting in trouble with law …
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Direct flights to boost Taiwan-Turkey tourism, trade: envoy
… visa application procedures as one of the main reasons for low trade figures between Turkey and Taiwan. Since 2013, however, Turkey has included Taiwan in its e-visa system, which makes it cheaper and faster for Taiwanese passport holders to apply …
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App to aid in checking international student's identity
The i-Kad for international students contains information such as a student's name, date of birth, nationality, passport number, name of the institution which the student is registered with, the student pass expiry date and a picture of the student …
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California State Parks 2015 Annual Pass Program brings back an old favorite

California State Parks 2015 Annual Pass Program brings back an old favorite
“Historian Passport” ($ 50): Includes admission for up to four people to State Historic Parks that generally charge a per-person admission fee. Pass holders will be able to tour a California missions, see where the gold rush happened and experience …
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Jets player gets playbook stolen
Backup Jets cornerback Josh Thomas tweeted Monday his playbook was stolen along with his passport. He asked for the items to be returned.The playbook was on a team-issued tablet. The Jets confirmed the playbook was missing, but they deleted …
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Wife and child of Islamic State leader Baghdadi held in Lebanon

Wife and child of Islamic State leader Baghdadi held in Lebanon
If so, the revelation would support the claim of international involvement. The US and other states have samples of Baghdadi's DNA from the nine months he spent in US custody in Iraq in 2004. The British Foreign Office said it had nothing to add to the …
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SKN Passport Re-Issuance Begins Wednesday
The e-passports can be returned to the Passport Office in Basseterre, the Federal Office or the Premier's Ministry in Nevis. Application forms can be obtained locally from Health and Community Centres, Post Offices, and Passport Offices, and the …
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Sounding Off: Dallas County readers tell us what they think of the state law

Sounding Off: Dallas County readers tell us what they think of the state law
Identification requirements, if used, should cast a wide net and include not only driver's licenses and passport, but also student IDs, out-of-state driver's licenses and maybe even two forms of ID without a photo, such as credit cards, social security …
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Sounding Off: Northwest Dallas County readers tell us whether they agree with
I support voter ID for the same reason I support having a photo ID for a passport. I support voter ID the same reason I support having to show a picture ID for flying. I support voter ID the same reason as having a photo ID for driving. I support voter …
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AIFM Directive for US Private Fund Managers
The AIFM Directive will not apply to a US AIFM managing a non-EU AIF where that non-EU AIF is not marketed to investors in the EU. …. (c) Reporting to the regulator in the EU country or countries where the AIF is marketed7 (using the prescribed risk …
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Judge questions million settlement of NCAA concussion lawsuit
Facing NCAA and plaintiffs' attorneys who crafted the deal, U.S. District Judge John Lee questioned why sports like rifle teams, golf and swimming would be covered by the proposed agreement along with football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports.
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Cumberland County Clerk's Office awarded by state for meticulous work

Cumberland County Clerk's Office awarded by state for meticulous work
Recently, the U.S. State Department's Passport Division recognized the county clerk's office for its outstanding work in processing applications for U.S. passports and received a framed certificate for its outstanding methods and procedures. "I am …
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Foodie Events in Southwest Florida
Cooking Class “Local Seafood” with Chef Kristina San Filippo Join us for a sampling of unique and healthful recipes that spotlight local Florida seafood. Chef Kristina will provide a listing of …. For information visit website wineandcanvas.com (fort …
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Initial Revelation About His Nationality
"He then went to Liberia, got a Liberian birth certificate, a Liberian passport and came to the United States as a Liberian," this paper was informed. This latest information about his Ivorian nationality could not be independently verified because …
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