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Alexandria Officials Seek Election Help

Alexandria officials are expecting a near-record turnout for their upcoming election.
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Alexandria officials are expecting a near-record turnout for their upcoming election.

The city of Alexandria is looking for workers for the upcoming presidential election in November. Requirements include having basic computer skills, and being about to work from 4:45 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The ballot will also include elections for mayor, city council and school board. A near record turnout is expected.

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'It's A Surviving Tool': 'Native' Tells Satirical Stories Of Life In Israel

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to author Sayed Kashua, an Israeli-Palestinian whose satirical weekly columns in Haaretz newspaper are collected in his new book called Native.
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What The Heck Is Natural Wine? Here's A Taste

Natural wines can be off-putting at first: perhaps darker than usual, a little fizzy or cloudy. Some find them charming, others unsophisticated. Here's a guide to this trending, quirky style of wine.
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Jim Gilmore, Who Was Campaigning For President, Isn't Anymore

He had the resume — swing-state governor, veteran, ex-party leader — but there's a good chance you had no idea he was running. Judging by vote totals, Iowa and New Hampshire may have missed it too.
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Colonialism Comment Puts Facebook Under Scrutiny

A Facebook board member lambasted a decision by regulators in India, the social network's second-largest market. He thereby sparked new scrutiny of Facebook's intentions in that country.

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