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Fannie, Freddie post profits in 2Q; pay dividends

WASHINGTON - Government-controlled mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac posted profits for the April-June period as the U.S. housing market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-07/fannie-freddie-post-profit
Dear Mr. President

...the freedoms of the individual.We found a particularly apt quote for the top of today's page from George Washington: "Government is not reason. Government is not eloquence. It is force. And, like fire, it is a dangerous servant and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-19/dear-mr-president
City solicits bids to run buses

...picking up some of the old routes. But the company raised fares from $1.50 to $3.50.On the other hand, in Washington, government leaders in 2007 hired a private company to install and maintain bus shelters in exchange for the right to collect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-17/city-solicits-bids-run-buses
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Roberts' first big test

...high court finds against Oregon, it would signal that the justices are hospitable to a command-and-control Washington government that's inimical to individual and states' rights. That's surely not the direction a "strict constructionist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/07/edi_9857.shtml
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...enough to provide housing loans for some 7 million families of modest means. Airline quasi-merger unlikely WASHINGTON -- Government demands may prompt American Airlines and British Airways to drops plans for a formal alliance, but the carriers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/30/bus_266714.shtml
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Ozone study launched in Smoky Mountains

WASHINGTON -- Government scientists are launching a research program to measure the ozone in the Great Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee-North Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/10/tec_265374.shtml
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Safety changes may be ade to 737 jets

WASHINGTON -- Government safety officials are considering whether to recommend wholesale changes to the rudders of Boeing 737s after an incident last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/16/tec_256369.shtml
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Industry group endorses Microsoft breakup

...It agreed to rescind some of those limits last year shortly before Gates testified during Senate hearings in Washington. Government lawyers acknowledge they also are seriously considering a requirement that Microsoft allow other companies to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/05/tec_255285.shtml
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Researchers look at fungus as key to killing narcotics plants

WASHINGTON -- Government researchers are testing a fungus they believe will kill narcotics plants without harming other crops or animal life, a potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/23/tec_242693.shtml
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Antitrust case against Microsoft begins

WASHINGTON -- Government lawyers opened their landmark antitrust trial against Microsoft Corp. on Monday by accusing the software titan of a carefully...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/20/tec_242418.shtml
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