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- Pregnancies decline overall, up among older women
- Pentagon plans to destroy Syrian chemical arms on ship at sea
- Paris Metro issues ‘politeness manual’ to improve passengers’ behavior
- Justin Bieber, crew detained at Australian airport in drug search
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- Putin’s diplomats to U.S. busted for living high life off $1.5M bilked from Medicaid
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Romney campaign manager Matt Rhoades leveled the charge Thursday — the same day the Boston Globe reported that the state has no email records from Mr. Romney’s tenure as governor because departing aides took their computers and erased email servers.
Mr. Rhoades accused Mr. Patrick of trying to embarrass Mr. Romney, who was governor before Mr. Patrick, and said the current governor should make public all communication between his office and Mr. Obama’s senior advisers.
Lawmakers seek hearing on Penn State, Citadel
Rep. George Miller of California told the committee’s chairman, Rep. John Kline, Minnesota Republican, in a letter that the hearing should look at whether changes are needed in federal laws designed to protect children and students.
At Penn State, Jerry Sandusky, a former assistant football coach, is charged with abusing eight boys over a 15-year period. University officials have been criticized for not alerting police.
The Citadel’s president acknowledged this week that the South Carolina military college lost public trust by not aggressively pursuing a 2007 report of sexual abuse allegedly committed at its former summer camp by an ex-counselor.
Cain meeting with newspaper canceled
CONCORD — Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain returned to New Hampshire on Thursday for the first time in about a month, but couldn’t spare time for the state’s largest newspaper, an influential force among the group of voters he needs.
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