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McCain Urges Military Strikes Against FIFA

McCain Urges Military Strikes Against FIFA

Calling the Obama Administration’s actions against the soccer organization “weak and ineffective,” Senator John ...

GOAL! Obama scores foreign policy victory through FIFA busts

GOAL! Obama scores foreign policy victory through FIFA busts

Federal racketeering indictments against leaders of the world governing body for professional soccer may turn out to be ...

Hillary Clinton think tank slams Obama Islamic State strategy

Hillary Clinton think tank slams Obama Islamic State strategy

A think tank with ties to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton issued strong criticisms Thursday of ...

Did GOP create ISIS? Why Rand Paul says so.

Did GOP create ISIS? Why Rand Paul says so.

Sen. Rand Paul (R) of Kentucky, who is a candidate for his party's 2016 presidential nomination, has created a national ...

John McCain Wants FIFA to Take the World Cup Away From Russia

John McCain Wants FIFA to Take the World Cup Away From Russia

Sens. John McCain and Robert Menendez want the world's governing soccer organization to fire its president and elect one ...

GOP bill blocks pregnant immigrants from entering the U.S.

GOP bill blocks pregnant immigrants from entering the U.S.

Several House Republicans have proposed legislation that would prevent pregnant immigrants from entering the United States,...

 
 
 
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Iran adviser says US has

Iran adviser says US has 'no will' to fight Islamic State

The chief of an elite unit in Iran's Revolutionary Guard has accused the U.S. of having "no will" to stop the Islamic State group after the fall of the Iraqi city of Ramadi, an Iranian newspaper ...

 
Failure of Review Conference Brings World Close to Nuclear Cataclysm, Warn Activists

Failure of Review Conference Brings World Close to Nuclear Cataclysm, Warn Activists

After nearly four weeks of negotiations, the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference ended in a predictable outcome: a text overwhelmingly reflecting the views and interests of the nuclear-...

 

'Historic Tactical Win Against Surveillance' as USA Freedom Act Fails in Senate

In a move that is being hailed by civil liberties advocates as a victory for privacy rights, the U.S. Senate on Friday rejected the USA Freedom Act, a bill that sought to rein in the National Security ...

 
GOP attacks Obama for

GOP attacks Obama for 'playing politics with defense'

Rep. Mac Thornberry, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, accused Barack Obama of "playing politics with defense" by threatening to withhold his signature from the National Defense ...

 
Obama agrees to submit Iran deal to Congress

Obama agrees to submit Iran deal to Congress

Barack Obama on Friday agreed to submit any nuclear deal with Iran to Congress for review, signing legislation he had once threatened to veto after it cleared with overwhelming bipartisan majorities in ...

 
GOP nuclear-waste strategy emerges, but with a hitch

GOP nuclear-waste strategy emerges, but with a hitch

Republicans have a two-track plan for pushing through Yucca Mountain as the nation's nuclear waste site, but Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., is once again poised to derail the effort.The idea ...

 
Christie to call for larger military, more US intervention

Christie to call for larger military, more US intervention

Making the case for a more active U.S. presence overseas, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will call for a larger military and a boost in defense spending while defending the government's intelligence-collection ...

 
Anti-Nuke Nun and Fellow Peace Activists to be Released from Prison

Anti-Nuke Nun and Fellow Peace Activists to be Released from Prison

The peace activists were found guilty in 2013 of 'sabotage of national defense' for cutting a fence to enter a Tennessee nuclear facility

 
U.S. ‘hallucinating’ about access to military nuke sites

U.S. ‘hallucinating’ about access to military nuke sites

Iranian top officials are vowing that the country’s military bases will not be opened to international inspectors under any deal to curb Tehran’s nuclear programs, throwing a major potential ...

 
US main sponsor of terrorism: Supreme Leader

US main sponsor of terrorism: Supreme Leader

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that the US is the main sponsor and engineer of terrorism in the world.Supreme Leader made the remarks while addressing a meeting ...

 
House Republican: Pope should stay out of politics

House Republican: Pope should stay out of politics

It was just five months ago that Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) said he wants leaders from the faith community to “rise up and engage America in the public square with Biblical values.” The likely ...

 
A Congress of War or Peace? Diplomacy at Risk with Passage of

A Congress of War or Peace? Diplomacy at Risk with Passage of 'Dangerous' Iran Bill

After the House of Representatives on Thursday passed a bill that gives Congress more power to obstruct a final nuclear deal between world powers and Iran, advocates of diplomacy are saying now is a critical ...

 
House passes $612 billion defense bill opposed by Obama

House passes $612 billion defense bill opposed by Obama

The House has passed a nearly $612 billion defense policy bill despite a veto threat by Barack Obama.Democrats oppose it because they say the measure paves the way to cutting domestic programs later this ...