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South Korea’s Armed Forces to Remain Fully under US Military Command

South Korea’s Armed Forces to Remain Fully under US Military Command

The South Korean government announced last week the intention to put off once again the transfer of wartime operational ...

Republican senators warn Obama against executive action on amnesty

Republican senators warn Obama against executive action on amnesty

Three of President Obama’s GOP partners on immigration warned him Thursday not to try to act on his own to grant legal ...

Obama equates Republicans with his own family members ‘who have bad ideas’

Obama equates Republicans with his own family members ‘who have bad ideas’

Obama said Thursday that he has no personal issues with Republicans — in fact, he said they’re a lot like his ...

$30m in ads focused on 10 Senate battlegrounds

$30m in ads focused on 10 Senate battlegrounds

The battle for Senate control could rest with voters in just 10 states, according to where political groups have committed ...

"Chickenshit": Public Feud Erupts Between Named (and Unnamed) US-Israeli Officials

"Chickenshit": Public Feud Erupts Between Named (and Unnamed) US-Israeli Officials

Reporting by The Atlantic's Jeffery Goldberg published late Tuesday, in which he offers anonymity to a "senior Obama ...

Joe Biden in Iowa: We must ‘stop the march of the tea party now’

Joe Biden in Iowa: We must ‘stop the march of the tea party now’

Vice president Joseph Biden took to the Iowa campaign trail to warn voters they must select Bruce Braley — over Joni ...

 
 
 
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CNN POLL: 7 IN 10 VOTERS ARE ANGRY THIS YEAR

CNN POLL: 7 IN 10 VOTERS ARE ANGRY THIS YEAR

A new CNN/ORC poll released less than two weeks out from November's election finds that the majority of voters are angry over the direction the country is headed and are opposed to Obama's presidency.

 
With one week to go, Republicans

With one week to go, Republicans' confidence builds

The final week in a two-year war for control of the Senate is going down to the wire, with Republicans confident they’ll net at least the six seats they need to gain a majority during Pres Obama’...

 
Five ways GOP Senate can challenge Obama on national security

Five ways GOP Senate can challenge Obama on national security

Republican candidates are hammering Democrats on national security issues, looking to gain an edge ahead of Election Day.Candidates have criticized President Obama’s strategy on the Islamic State ...

 
Brookings Institute is Qatar

Brookings Institute is Qatar's puppet in the West: Conspiracy

Qatar's puppet got more than $14M from Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, in 2013, in 2012 $100,000 and in 2011 $2.9M. How much is the price of treason and the bigger it is the higher they get paid?...

 
Tea Party Republicans Highly Motivated to Vote in Midterms

Tea Party Republicans Highly Motivated to Vote in Midterms

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Although the Tea Party has not been as visible in this year's midterm elections as it was in 2010, Tea Party Republicans have given more thought to this year's elections and are much ...

 
The $2 billion Congress

The $2 billion Congress

While the upcoming midterm election will be the most expensive non-presidential poll in US history, voter turnout is expected to fall to record lows. Public disapproval of both the Democrats and Republicans—...

 
Fellow Nobel Peace Laureates to Obama: Stain of US Torture Your Job to Repair

Fellow Nobel Peace Laureates to Obama: Stain of US Torture Your Job to Repair

Twelve fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureates have written an open letter to President Barack Obama, urging the 2009 recipient of the award to finally close one of the "dark chapters" of recent ...

 
If GOP wins, Reid could lose nuclear waste fight

If GOP wins, Reid could lose nuclear waste fight

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s eight-year effort to keep a nuclear waste dump out of his home state of Nevada could soon become much more difficult.Since 2007, Reid has used his powerful Senate ...

 
Chicago Man Tells Obama ‘Don’t Touch My Girlfriend’

Chicago Man Tells Obama ‘Don’t Touch My Girlfriend’

Like many other Americans, President Obama headed to the voting booths early in the city of Chicago.But I don’t think he was expecting the type of comment he would receive from the boyfriend of ...

 
Voting Machine Changes Votes in Cook County Election

Voting Machine Changes Votes in Cook County Election

State representative candidate Jim Moynihan got a big surprise when he voted at the Schaumburg Public Library in Schaumburg, Illinois, Monday morning. He voted for himself, but the machine kept switching ...

 
U.S. sees Syria rebels in political, not military solution

U.S. sees Syria rebels in political, not military solution

The United States does not expect Syrian rebels it plans to train to fight Islamic State militants to also take on President Bashar al-Assad's forces, but sees them as a crucial part of a political solution ...

 
The Pentagon and Big Oil: Militarism and Capital Accumulation

The Pentagon and Big Oil: Militarism and Capital Accumulation

There is no question that, in the immediate aftermath and for several years following US military conquests, wars, occupations and sanctions, US multi-national corporations lost out on profitable sites ...

 
We Are All Still Colonizers: Americans’ Inextricable Relationship with Israel’s Colonialism

We Are All Still Colonizers: Americans’ Inextricable Relationship with Israel’s Colonialism

During this summer’s Gaza assault, we the ever-flexible American audience pitched a little more sonorously than usual about Israel’s 66 years: they’re a little too aggressive, sometimes;...