North Carolina Voter ID Bill Passes In State's GOP-Dominated House

North Carolina Voter ID Bill Passes In State's GOP-Dominated House
Despite records showing only a handful of documented cases of in-person voter fraud prosecuted in the state over the last decade out of 30 million ballots cast, Republicans compared the state's elections to the notoriously tainted races in 1960s …
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Tips to keep unexpected health issues from throwing your overseas vacation off
WASHINGTON (AP) – An international vacation typically involves months of advance planning, from renewing passports to finding flights and booking hotels. But even the most carefully planned itinerary can be knocked off course by an unexpected health …
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Report: Snowden planning to stay in Russia, given documents to leave airport
Since arriving from Hong Kong a month ago, Snowden had been unable to pass through customs because the United States government has revoked his passport in their attempts to punish him for making the extent of the NSA's surveillance programs public.
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DNA could be vital for passport application

DNA could be vital for passport application
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London confirmed this week that Nim'an Bowden, who claims his father was former Dartmouth man Brian Bowden, had been advised on making a British passport application. The FCO added it could not speak about …
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Snowden tells rights groups he wants Russia asylum
Snowden has been holed up at the airport's transit zone since arriving on a flight from Hong Kong on June 23 before his US passport was revoked. Human Rights Watch representative Tanya Lokshina told reporters agency that Snowden said "he wants to stay …
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AP Source: NSA leaker Snowden's passport revoked
AP Source: NSA leaker Snowden's passport revoked. The former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed a highly classified surveillance program has had his U.S. passport revoked, an official said Sunday. By MATTHEW V. LEE. Associated Press …
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US revokes Edward Snowden's passport, urges Russia to expel whistleblower
The United States revoked Edward Snowden's passport on Sunday as his globe-trotting escapades took him from Hong Kong to Moscow and on, he hopes, to Ecuador. A State Department representative confirmed the move, and said Snowden should be …
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Asylum In Latin America: Famous Cases Of People Who Sought Refuge
While never prosecuted in the United States, Agee was denied a U.S. passport in 1987 over alleged links to Cuban intelligence. He lived underground in France and Germany, but in his later years spent most of his time in Havana, even opening a travel …
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This Day, May 4, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin
1890: It was reported today that Russia is preparing to adopt more stringent passport regulations, requiring that the documents of all those entering the country must show their religion. Anyone who does not show a religion will be registered as a Jew …
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Italy race problems seen with black gov't minister
The issue has vexed Italy for years and previous center-left governments have failed to change the law even though most Italians — 72 percent according to a 2012 Istat-aided study — favor it. It's not just a matter of a passport but has real impact …
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