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Morning Round-Up 4-8

By on 4.8.14 | 10:41AM

Feature of the Day: Large Study Finds Vegetarians Have Poorer Health, Quality of Life Than Meat-Eaters

Morning Headlines


Associated Press

  1. At 21, Recovering Heroin Addict Starts Over
  2. Pensions Pose Latest Challenge for Chicago Mayor
  3. Young Utah Gay Couple Become Face of Gay Marriage


  1. Obamacare and GOP House collide
  2. GOP solution to ‘war on women’: Women
  3. Chris Christie Is Toast


  1. Ukraine ends one pro-Russia occupation but others persist
  2. Creditors say Detroit bankruptcy plan lacks needed details
  3. Obamacare ‘accomplishing goal’: Gallup poll

Wall Street Journal

  1. Corporate Cash Alters University Curricula
  2. John Kerry, U.S. Military Clash on Approach to Syria’s Rebels
  3. Young Teachers Stick Around, Bringing Tech Savvy

Washington Post

  1. Democrats seek Obama administration’s help with agency decisions to boost reelection bids
  2. Why immigration (probably) won’t sink Marco Rubio in 2016
  3. Obama to sign two executive orders aimed at narrowing gender gap in wages

Washington Times

  1. Hank Aaron: Modern bigots ‘wear starched shirts and neckties’
  2. Handling of former IRS employee Lois Lerner makes lawyers cringe
  3. Shades of John Kerry: Boehner defends his Obamacare vote, vows repeal

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. Left, Right, and Leo Strauss
  2. Comcast Swallows Time Warner, With Democrats for Dessert


  1. Pelosi, Wasserman Schultz Condemn ‘Tasteless and Undignified’ Breitbart California Viral Art
  2. Happy Birthday, Jerry Brown: We’re Waiting on You

 The Daily Caller     

  1. Survey: U.S. sees sharpest health insurance premium increases in years
  2. IRS agents’ testimony: No progressive groups were targeted by IRS

  1. Americans on Medicaid Exceed Population of UK
  2. Pope Francis: ‘The Image of God is the Married Couple: The Man and the Woman’

National Review

  1. America’s New Anti-Strategy
  2. The Left Discovers Right to Work

Washington Free Beacon

  1. Senators: Iran-Russia Trade Deal Opens Floodgates for Nuke Materials, Weapons
  2. Senate Dems Remain on Front Lines of War on Women

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Al Sharpton: I’m No Snitch
  2. Russia’s Ace in the Hole: a Super-Missile It Can Sell to Iran

Talking Points Memo

  1. How the White House Just Undercut One of the GOP’s Top 2014 Attacks
  2. Ted Kennedy Jr. Expected to Announce CT Senate Run


     1. Obama Makes Surprise Reversal on Obamacare

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