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Aug 29, 2014, 10:15 ET image

Mississippi and Louisiana Students Get Out-of-This-World Start to the School Year

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students from Mississippi and Louisiana will gather at the INFINITY Science Center in Pearlington, Mississippi, for a long-distance call with NASA astronauts currently orbiting Earth aboard the International Space Station.  The special back-to-school education event will take place Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 1:20 p.m. EDT (12:20 p.m. CDT)....

Aug 29, 2014, 09:45 ET

Ambassador John Bolton Endorses and Makes PAC Contribution to Dan Sullivan's AK Senate Campaign

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ambassador John Bolton endorses U.S. Senate candidate from...

Aug 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

AFGE Labor Day Video Shows Why Unions Are Needed Now More Than Ever

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new Labor Day video from the American Federation of Government...

Aug 29, 2014, 00:01 ET

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 29

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S....

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