News roundup: How the passport information of world leaders, including

News roundup: How the passport information of world leaders, including
Topping the news: The LDS Church has seven lobbyists, jokingly referred to as "hoime teachers," focused on the state Legislature. Most lawmakers say the interactions are tame, but former state Rep. Carl Wimmer has accused the LDS Church of bullying …
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The Hall Monitor: Why a Liberal Arts degree can be risky, but worth it
But regardless of the motivations that got us here, we were presented right off the bat with potentially the biggest decision of our collegiate careers — which academic field would we go in to. I think I'm in a good amount of company when I say that I …
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Get to the front of the visa line
She can tell you that having even one stamp on the second-to-last blank page in your passport can prevent you from entering South Africa or that getting a visa for India is easier these days thanks to its nascent online form. (U.S. tourists can now …
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US soccer players abroad, weekend roundup

US soccer players abroad, weekend roundup
Before we get started, digest this: One of American soccer's best young attackers, Juan Agudelo, has not played a competitive match in five months. He is not injured or suspended; he just does not … The latest rumbling has New York City FC, a 2015 …
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Do Conservatives Fear Winning Elections Won't Make a Real Difference?
In a highly symbolic symbol of rot at the top, a series of stories in the Washington Post revealed embarrassing mistakes and cover-ups at the U.S. Secret Service. Now a new allegation claims investigators were pressured “to remove information that …
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Firm says US State Department to construct office building in Charleston
The U.S. General Services Administration awarded the $ 2.6 million, two-year deal to J.M. Waller Associates, a subsidiary of Springfield, Va.-based Versar Inc. … The federal agency also processes passports on the old base through a private-sector …
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Hassle-free system Abshir gains popularity
Regional passport offices and the traffic police no longer provide services at their offices. Officials there now refer … "It really makes life easy for us," he said, adding that the technology places Saudi Arabia on par with many advanced countries …
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Showbiz roundup with Leanne Moore

Showbiz roundup with Leanne Moore
"I'm looking forward to getting back into work things. I'm hungry to do projects again so it wouldn't be right now." … The singer admitted that after forgetting his passport he was stranded at an airport in Maine for three hours. But after finally …
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Better Business Bureau: Don't get sidelined with fake Super Bowl tickets
The ID verification scenario: The scam artist will say the business needs to scan your driver's license, passport or other means of identification to verify your identity. Or the scammer claims to need your bank account or credit card numbers to run a …
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Vegetables, sand topics at Real Arizona meeting
PINETOP-LAKESIDE — NatureSweet is seeking help getting a rule change from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Navajo County and the Real Arizona Development Corridor are willing to give it, even if it may not help the area. NatureSweet is the …
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