The Presidential Daily Brief

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  1. Caracas-Style Treason, Palin’s Loss and an Open Airport

    Know This: Venezuela’s new assembly has voted to approve treason trials for opposition figures. Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s defamation lawsuit against the New York Times has been dismissed. And late British novelist Terry Pratchett had his instructions carried out posthumously: His hard drive containing any unfinished work was crushed by a steamroller.

    Read This: Starting next month, Pittsburgh International Airport will allow civilians to go through security and roam the departure areas without a boarding pass for the first time since Sept. 11, 2001.

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