President Obama is alienated from fellow Democrats.

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The Legislature shouldn’t favor old industries over businesses such as Uber at the expense of consumers.
Restoring them would be the mother of all nation-building.
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Legislature should act for public safety and marketplace fairness.
Courses in cross-cultural studies could increase empathy for others.

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Protected bike lanes reduce sidewalk biking, resulting in fewer clashes.

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It's fashionable to declare the death of "newspapers." And, by "newspapers" I mean those media operations that bring news of the world and your community to your doorstep and/or to the device screen of your choosing.
Six months ago, Bill Zweitzig, a 38-year-old jazz musician and glass blower, moved his family from Pennsylvania to Colorado to sell something he had experience selling: marijuana. This time, though, he's on salary and doesn't risk arrest.
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Gov. Jay Nixon on Monday took the long-overdue action to order Missouri National Guard troops to Ferguson. They will try to help end the unrest and violence that followed peaceful protests in recent days over the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer.
SeaWorld's stock took a dive last week in the backlash against its treatment of captive killer whales.

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