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Did Obama botch the endgame in Iraq?

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:42pm
David Gergen and Daniel Katz say blame Bush for launching the Iraq war, but look to the Obama administration for failing to leave behind a sustainable postwar structure.
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4 ways Christie kept moving forward

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:35pm
After months of being beat up by the media about his "Bridgegate" scandal in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie is still standing. And there is even some evidence that he might finally be regaining ground.
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Obama: 'I'm like a caged bear'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:34pm
CNN's Jim Acosta reports on President Obama's recent unscheduled outings and off-the-cuff remarks.
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The right fate for immigrant kids

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:25pm
Ruben Navarrette says throwing more money at the border and hustling along deportations of children fleeing violent countries are not the solutions Obama should be reaching for. Here are 5 suggestions.
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Controversy swirls over prosecution of Benghazi suspect

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:21pm
During his two weeks aboard a ship to the United States, Ahmed Abu Khatallah was questioned by FBI interrogators over his alleged role in the 2012 Benghazi attacks that left four Americans dead.
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Obama: 'Pass a darn bill'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:15pm
President Obama announces he will take executive action on immigration reform, accusing Congress of doing nothing.
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Terrorists developing new type of bombs

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:14pm
CNN's Barbara Starr reports that the U.S. may up airport security measures due to advances in al Qaeda technology.
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ISIS declares 'Islamic Caliphate'

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:11pm
CNN's Mohammed Jamjoom reports that the terror group ISIS will change its name to the "Islamic State."
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A win for Hobby Lobby

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:09pm
The Supreme Court rules that some for-profit companies cannot be required to pay for contraceptives for their employees.
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How decision may affect you

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 9:08pm
What does the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision mean for you? Our politics panel weighs in.
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Obama taps Bob McDonald to head VA

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:45pm
As expected, President Barack Obama announced Bob McDonald as his choice to head the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs on Monday.
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White House report: 'Corrosive culture' at VA

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:23pm
The Veterans Affairs health care system needs to be overhauled because of unresponsive leadership and a "corrosive culture" that affects the delivery of medical care, said a report delivered Friday to President Barack Obama.
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Department of Veterans Affairs

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:21pm
Here is a look at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
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New airport security considered amid bomb concerns

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:19pm
The U.S. is considering new security measures at airports due to increased concern that terrorists from al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are developing explosives designed to avoid detection by current security screening, U.S. officials tell CNN.
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Mennonite family's fight reaches Supreme Court

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 3:14pm
Conestoga Wood Specialties was founded a half-century ago in a Pennsylvania garage. The Hahn family's commitment to quality is driven in large part by their Christian faith, which in turn may soon threaten the company's very existence.
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Law lets abused immigrant kids stay in U.S.

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 3:06pm
He's still a teenager, but Wilfredo Vasquez has already seen plenty in his life.
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Summer break at high court

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 1:43pm
John King highlights a joke by John Oliver that looks at what many consider to be the best jobs in Washington.
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Court rulings: It's GOP vs. Democrats

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:39pm
Elections have consequences.
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