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  1. GOP wakes up to Trump victory -- and plenty of questions - CNN


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    GOP wakes up to Trump victory -- and plenty of questions
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    (CNN) A once unthinkable idea is now the Republican Party's new political reality: Donald Trump is its presumptive presidential nominee. Ted Cruz's sudden exit from the 2016 race Tuesday night following a devastating loss in Indiana all but brought to ...
    First Read: Trump's First Challenge Is to Unite a Fractured PartyNBCNews.com
    GOP voters wanted an outsider who could fix the economy, and Trump fit their billLos Angeles Times
    Trump emerges as 'presumptive' GOP nominee, turns focus to NovemberFox News
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  2. For Some Living With Flint Water Crisis, Obama Visit Is Overdue - New York Times


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    For Some Living With Flint Water Crisis, Obama Visit Is Overdue
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    A resident picked up cases of bottled water from the Kennedy Center in Flint, Mich., last month. Credit Brittany Greeson for The New York Times. FLINT, Mich. — Valerie Smith paused from taking orders at Spectacular Spudz at the Flint Farmers' Market ...
    Obama to assess Flint water crisis up closeCNN
    Obama Visiting Flint to 'Shine a Spotlight' on Water CrisisABC News
    Amid Water Crisis, Obama Prepares To Visit Flint, Mich.NPR
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  3. Detroit teachers return to classrooms after 2 days out - Washington Post


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    Detroit teachers return to classrooms after 2 days out
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    DETROIT — Detroit school classes resumed Wednesday after teachers received assurances that they will be fully paid for the school year. Two consecutive days of mass teacher sick-outs closed the schools and gave nearly 45,000 schoolchildren ...
    Detroit schools open, but is it too late?WJXT Jacksonville
    Plan to restructure Detroit schools advances during sickoutEducation Week (subscription)
    Detroit teachers ending 2-day sick-out, fighting legislationLancasterOnline
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  4. Florida has nearly 400 death-row inmates. Will the state overturn all of their death sentences? - Washington Post


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    Florida has nearly 400 death-row inmates. Will the state overturn all of their death sentences?
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    Florida has hundreds of inmates on its death row and is among the states most persistent with capital punishment. But a group of former Florida Supreme Court justices, elected officials, prosecutors and a federal judge said this week that the state ...
    Are Long Death Penalty Delays Unconstitutional?Justia Verdict
    Florida's high court urged to throw out death sentencesSaintPetersBlog (blog)
    Former Florida Supreme Court chief justices urge court to overturn hundreds of death sentencesMiami Herald
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  5. Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million - Washington Post


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    Powerball jackpot reaches $348 million
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    DES MOINES, Iowa — The Powerball jackpot is creeping higher again. No one has won the full jackpot since March 2 and the multi-state lottery estimates Wednesday night's drawing will be worth $348 million. While it's not chump change, it's a far cry ...
    Powerball jackpot is $348 million for Wednesday's drawing (5/4/16)NJ.com
    Without a winner, Powerball jackpot will keep climbingWTMA
    Powerball jackpot at $348 million Wednesday: Mere pittance after $1.586 billion?Examiner.com
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