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    A local school paper pulls an article at the request of a mom who is also a journalist. The former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, faces charges related to a prostitution ring. It's your turn to weigh in on those and other stories in today's headlines.

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    To Achieve Diversity In Publishing, A Difficult Dialogue Beats Silence

    The American publishing industry has long been the realm of the privileged few. Lately, though, some writers of color are making their voices heard — and starting some uncomfortable conversations.
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    Legendary Vermont Bakers May Stop Selling Beloved Sourdough Bread

    The bread that Jules and Helen Rabin have made in their fieldstone oven for four decades has a cult following in central Vermont. But this may be the last summer they sell it at the farmers market.
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    IRS Seizes Financial Records For Park Southern Apartment Buildings In D.C.

    A troubled housing complex that is becoming an issue in D.C.'s upcoming mayoral election had its records seized by the IRS as part of an apparent federal investigation into its finances.

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    The Momentum Of The Ice Bucket Challenge — And What It Means For ALS

    A recent fundraising challenge has gone viral on social media, calling attention to research into Lou Gehrig's disease. Forbes contributor Dan Diamond discusses the state of that research.

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