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Romney Redux: Is the media chorus for another Mitt campaign just a fantasy?

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 5:00am

Okay, but what if we shifted the question from will he run—still unlikely, in my view—to what would happen if he did run?

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In Colorado Senate race, has Cory Gardner 'neutralized' attacks claiming he opposes birth control?

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 4:35am
Colorado Republican Senate candidate Cory Gardner has a problem.
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Obama announces plan to send Air Force units, aircraft to Baltics

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:30am

President Obama landed in the Baltic republic of Estonia early Wednesday for security talks with the leaders of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, all of whom are expected to demand that the U.S. and NATO take firmer steps to ensure their security in the wake of the ongoing unrest in Ukraine. 

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Alaska Sen. Mark Begich retracts controversial ad

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:00am

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is retracting a television ad that an Alaska family said was exploiting a tragedy for political purposes, according to KTVA in Anchorage.

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Obama to send approximately 350 additional military personnel to Iraq

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:00am

The White House said the additional personnel will be able to provide a “more robust, sustainable security force” and will allow previously deployed personnel to leave the country.

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Alaska gubernatorial candidates join forces against GOP incumbent

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:00am

The independent and Democratic candidates for Alaska governor said Tuesday that they are merging their campaigns to give them a better shot at unseating Republican incumbent Gov. Sean Parnell.

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'Vapid granolas' steer clear: GOP congressman reportedly seeks 'true patriot' interns

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:07pm

Stockman, R-Texas, only has a few months left of his Capitol Hill tenure after he failed in his Republican primary attempt to unseat Texas Sen. John Cornyn. 

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Krauthammer: Obama 'hasn’t begun to rise to the occasion' on ISIS

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 8:26pm

Krauthammer, a syndicated columnist and Fox News contributor, said actions by members of the Obama administration suggest a lack of urgency.

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Obama to send approximately 350 additional military personnel to Iraq

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 8:15pm

The White House said the additional personnel will be able to provide a “more robust, sustainable security force” and will allow previously deployed personnel to leave the country.

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Report: Missing Libyan jetliners raise fears of suicide airliner attacks on 9/11

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 6:32pm

Intelligence reports of the stolen jetliners were reportedly distributed within the U.S. government over the past two weeks. 

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Federal judges voice concern about privacy implications of NSA tactics

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 5:49pm

A panel of federal judges voiced significant concerns Tuesday about the privacy implications of NSA surveillance tactics during a wide-ranging hearing on a legal challenge brought by the ACLU.

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Lawmakers tell Obama ‘we must go after ISIS’ after new video surfaces

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 4:05pm

Congressional lawmakers urged the Obama administration to crank up the offensive against the Islamic State after another video surfaced purporting to show the graphic execution of an American journalist.

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EPA chief to investors: We need more gas pipelines

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:35pm
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy wants energy investors to spend their dollars on building infrastructure to carry natural gas across the country.
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Cost of educating new class of illegal immigrant minors estimated at over $760M

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:33pm

A new report puts the price of educating the thousands of illegal immigrant children who recently crossed into the U.S. at a whopping $761 million this school year -- as some school systems push for the feds to pick up the tab.

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Alaska Sen. Mark Begich retracts controversial ad

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:23pm

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is retracting a television ad that an Alaska family said was exploiting a tragedy for political purposes, according to KTVA in Anchorage.

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US: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:07pm

A federal investigation that included surprise inspections was unable to substantiate 16 accusations by advocacy groups that the government packed into frigid cells children caught crossing the border alone, made them sleep on hard floors and provided inadequate food or medical care. Other claims about treatment of the children are still under review, according to the Homeland Security Department.

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Former Virginia governor's corruption case goes to jury

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:32pm

The jury began deliberations Tuesday in the corruption case that could send former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife to federal prison if jurors conclude that the couple sold the influence of his office to a wealthy vitamin executive seeking legitimacy for his company's signature product.

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Georgia pol claims Tyler Perry using star power to secure 'sweetheart' deal for Army base

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:00pm

An unusual dispute is taking shape in Georgia that has all the trappings of a juicy Hollywood flick: alleged secret deals, political profiting, and, oh -- Tyler Perry. Yes, that Tyler Perry.

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Is Obama writing off the Senate?

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:34am

Has President Obama written off the Senate?

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Source: Obama given detailed intelligence for a year about rise of ISIS

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 9:52am

President Obama was given detailed and specific intelligence about the rise of the Islamic State as part of his daily briefing for at least a year before the group seized large swaths of territory over the summer, a former Pentagon official told Fox News.

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