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US at Crossroads Between Russia, Middle East, and China

US at Crossroads Between Russia, Middle East, and China

Washington officials have recently announced that the United States is going to increase its military presence in Iraq, ...

Did They Want More Violence In Ferguson? 10 ‘Coincidences’ Too Glaring To Ignore

Did They Want More Violence In Ferguson? 10 ‘Coincidences’ Too Glaring To Ignore

Was it a conspiracy or was it incompetence? Those appear to be the only two alternatives that we are left with after ...

Elizabeth Warren goes to Israel

Elizabeth Warren goes to Israel

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is traveling to the Middle East countries, her first trip abroad as a senator.The Massachusetts Democrat ...

Barack Obama's new pick to run the Pentagon will face a dizzying set of challenges affecting the Defense Department's mission,...

Hagel -- Obama

Hagel -- Obama's fall guy

Chuck Hagel did not make the strongest case for himself at his January 2013 confirmation hearings for Secretary of Defense....

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Obama: 'Deep Distrust Between Law Enforcement, Communities of Color' share this email

President Barack Obama called for peace following a grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting ...

 
 
 
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Michele Flournoy emerges as front-runner to replace Hagel

Michele Flournoy emerges as front-runner to replace Hagel

Obama’s short list of possible replacements for outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel includes Michele Flournoy as its front-runner, sources close to the administration said Monday, creating the ...

 

'Biden, get out': Protesters heckle VP in Turkey

Vice President Biden announced in Istanbul on Saturday that the U.S. will provide nearly $135 million in additional humanitarian aid to help feed civilians affected by the ongoing war in Syria.The U.S....

 
Senate GOP likely to come up short if it confronts Obama on immigration

Senate GOP likely to come up short if it confronts Obama on immigration

Republicans will have an uphill battle securing the support they'll need from Senate Democrats if they try to confront the White House on President Obama's immigration executive action.The GOP assumes ...

 
Obama releases Gitmo detainees, setting up fight with GOP

Obama releases Gitmo detainees, setting up fight with GOP

Obama has opened a new front in his hard line against the incoming Republican Congress by releasing more detainees from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, against lawmakers' objections.The Pentagon announced Thursday ...

 
MOST POPULAR OBAMACARE PLANS WILL SPIKE 10 PERCENT IN 2015

MOST POPULAR OBAMACARE PLANS WILL SPIKE 10 PERCENT IN 2015

Obamacare customers enrolled in the most popular health plans will experience an average 10% premium spike in 2015, a new analysis by Avalere Health finds.The rate hike may come as a surprise to many ...

 
Obama launches immigration sales mission at Nevada rally: ‘Borders mean something’

Obama launches immigration sales mission at Nevada rally: ‘Borders mean something’

At a boisterous rally to celebrate his granting of legal status to millions of illegal immigrants, Barack Obama said Friday that his action won’t apply to new undocumented immigrants because “...

 
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Obama: Don't Use Ferguson Verdict As An Excuse For Violence

Following up on sentiments first reported by the New York Times some days ago, today Obama used an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos to urge those protesting over an anticipated grand jury ...

 
Democratic divisions pose challenges for party ahead of 2016 elections

Democratic divisions pose challenges for party ahead of 2016 elections

Congressional Democrats are undergoing big-time soul searching after getting shellacked in the midterm elections. But cracks in the caucus’ unity are showing — and possibly growing —...

 
Obama calls immigration action legal, not amnesty

Obama calls immigration action legal, not amnesty

Obama in a prime-time address to the nation Thursday night trumpeted his executive action to protect 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation, saying the most extensive overhaul to the immigration ...

 
Immigration plan angers Republicans, satisfies Democrats

Immigration plan angers Republicans, satisfies Democrats

Republicans called it lawless and unconstitutional, Democrats called it bold and meaningful.President Obama's announcement that 5 million illegal immigrants would be spared deportation and permitted to ...

 
Obama to detail immigration order Thursday night

Obama to detail immigration order Thursday night

Barack Obama is expected to announce his executive order to grant legal status for millions of illegal immigrants in an address Thursday night, according to sources close to the administration. Obama ...

 
ANALYST: Walking Away For A Potential Nuclear Deal With Iran Would Be

ANALYST: Walking Away For A Potential Nuclear Deal With Iran Would Be 'Catastrophic'

Vienna (AFP) - Iran and six world powers get down to business in Vienna on Wednesday, groping for the elusive magic formula to secure a milestone nuclear deal that satisfies hardliners in Tehran and Washington....

 
John Boehner hires TV’s legal star Jonathan Turley to sue Obama

John Boehner hires TV’s legal star Jonathan Turley to sue Obama

House Speaker John Boehner said he thinks he’s found — finally — the attorney who can compel the courts to rein in President Obama on executive action and overreach. He’s hired ...