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Let's fly the phone-friendly skies

By Adam Minter, Bloomberg News March 31, 2014, 11:19 AM

A public comment period regarding use of cellphones on flights has ended. The arguments against have been emotional, not rational.

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Millennials seem to be the key to any move toward high-speed rail

By John M. Crisp, McClatchy-Tribune News Service March 31, 2014, 11:19 AM

If any generation is inclined to shift the country away from driving, it’s this one.

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Yes, indeed, religious latitude can be messy

By D.J. Tice March 29, 2014, 06:00 PM

Americans have preferred it that way, but the question is before the court again.

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Chris Christie clears Chris Christie

By Editorial, New York Times March 28, 2014, 06:29 PM

It cost New Jersey taxpayers $1 million-plus to learn governor’s lawyers think he’s clean.

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An economic forecast? Good luck with that.

By Mike Meyers March 29, 2014, 06:00 PM

It always relies on assumptions, and as recent experience demonstrates, the optimism you put in can be overwhelmed by the reality that comes out.

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Robots are finally fitting into the swing of things

By The Economist March 29, 2014, 06:00 PM

Although they fascinate people, to this point they haven't made much of a mark upon the world. That seems about to change.

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The Great State Capitol Office Space Debate, Part One

By LORI STURDEVANT, Star Tribune March 29, 2014, 06:00 PM

It's an easy target for Republicans. Come to think of it, they have practice at this.

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Secret Service escapades are no joke

By Editorial, Washington Post March 30, 2014, 06:00 PM

Public drunkenness is unbecoming and risky for agents charged with securing the president.

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At the risk of being picky about littering …

By Carlo Rotella March 30, 2014, 06:00 PM

Healthy gums are good, but hide the evidence, you know?

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Obama: It's time to put paycheck over partisanship

By Barack Obama March 30, 2014, 06:00 PM

Enough already. Give hardworking, minimum-wage-earning folks a raise.

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