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Mississippi governor signs welfare drug-testing bill

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 12:48am

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a welfare drug-testing bill on Monday, requiring those who test positive to get treatment in order to get cash.

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High court clash over ObamaCare contraceptive mandate

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 12:00am

One of the most controversial provisions of ObamaCare -- the mandate requiring employers to cover contraception -- was debated before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, as activists on both sides of the issue clashed outside the courtroom in Washington.

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Obama calls for end to NSA's bulk phone data collection

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 12:00am

President Obama is calling on Congress to pass new legislation that would prevent the National Security Agency from collecting and holding vast amounts of data on Americans' phone calls.

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Open the floodgates? Indiana becomes first state to scrap Common Core

FOX News: Politics - Tue, 03/25/2014 - 12:00am

Indiana was among 45 states that in recent years adopted Common Core standards spelling out what students should be learning in math and reading at each grade level. 

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After five months, jurors for Madoff aides find decision easy

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 11:05pm
When it came down to it, the evidence was simply too overwhelming.
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Obama to reportedly call for end to NSA's bulk phone data collection

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:39pm

The New York Times reported late Monday that the Obama administration this week will propose that Congress overhaul the electronic surveillance program.

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Rep. King: Malaysia trying to 'deflect' criticism of probe of missing plane with crash announcement

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:02pm

King said Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was likely trying to deflect attention away from the sub-par probe by announcing the presumed crash, despite not having hard evidence to back his claims up.

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Krauthammer: US needs to make Putin 'recalculate' cost of further aggression in Ukraine

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:31pm

Krauthammer, a syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor, said the U.S. could be a big help in diffusing the situation if it gave Ukraine military arms. 

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Brazil says debt downgrade contradicts strong fundamentals

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 8:22pm
The downgrade of Brazil's debt rating by Standard and Poor's contradicts the country's solid economic fundamentals, the finance ministry said on Monday.
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‘Revolving door’? Ties between consultancy, gov’t raise questions about Benghazi probe

FOX News: Politics - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 7:07pm

Meet Beacon Global Strategies.The online bios for its founders and managing directors suggest no group knows more about the Benghazi terrorist attack and the Obama administration's response. Yet the consulting firm has deep ties to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and others involved in the controversy – ties so intertwined with the administration and Capitol Hill that they raise questions about an upcoming hearing where former CIA Acting Director Mike Morell is slated to testify.

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U.S. senator calls on DOJ to force GM compensation fund

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 6:35pm
A U.S. senator on Monday asked the federal government to force General Motors to establish a fund to compensate consumers affected by a long-running problem that prompted a major recall of some GM vehicles he characterized as "lethally defective.
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Factbox: Mexico fleshes out telecom overhaul to curb Slim, Televisa

FOX News: Business - Mon, 03/24/2014 - 6:33pm
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Monday sent to Congress measures to implement a new telecoms reform, handing sweeping powers to new regulator the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT).
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