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Obama praises France train heroes as 'very best of America'

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 1:10pm
President Obama has welcomed to the Oval Office the three young Americans who thwarted an attack on a Paris-bound passenger train last month.
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House panel votes to lift 40-year-old US ban on oil exports

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:32pm
A key House committee endorsed a bill Thursday to lift the four-decade-old ban on crude oil exports, setting up a possible vote by the full House on a bill President Barack Obama opposes.
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Carly Fiorina takes on criticism that she should've smiled more at debate

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:20pm
GOP presidential candidate looks back on her performance
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Democrats defeat latest GOP effort on Iran nuclear deal

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:16pm
Senate Democrats have turned back the latest GOP effort to undermine the Iran nuclear deal. Democrats blocked a measure aimed at maintaining sanctions unless Iran recognizes Israel and releases American hostages.
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US military overhauling Syrian training mission after admitting ‘4 or 5’ fighters remain

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 11:38am
The U.S. military is working on a complete overhaul of its mission to "train and equip" Syrian fighters, multiple defense officials told Fox News, after the embarrassing admission Wednesday that only "four or five" fighters from the program are on the battlefield today.
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Trump vs. Bush on Florida casinos: Who’s telling the truth?

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 11:13am
Donald Trump outright denied Jeb Bush's charge Wednesday night that the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate gave Bush money as he sought casino gambling in Florida nearly two decades ago.
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Carly wins ‘face’-off with Trump, carries debate

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 10:02am
Fiorina, fought her way on to the main stage and showed how it was done.
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Fiorina, after narrowly making stage, seizes spotlight at GOP debate

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 9:08am
Carly Fiorina may have narrowly qualified for the main stage at Wednesday night's Republican presidential debate -- but the former Hewlett Packard boss made the most of it, once again grabbing the spotlight with an impassioned appeal to defund Planned Parenthood and tough retorts against front-runner Donald Trump.
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GOP leaders scramble to address Planned Parenthood outcry – without shutdown fight

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 8:16am
Republican lawmakers piled into the office suite of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., late last week to hear about GOP leaders' plan to defund Planned Parenthood -- amid outrage over videos showing the group's fetal tissue harvesting. But their task is getting ever trickier as the end of the fiscal year nears.
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Anthony Weiner out of his job at powerhouse PR firm

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 7:47am
Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner is out of work again after just two months on the job at the powerhouse public-relations firm MWW.
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Obama silent on meeting with persecuted activists ahead of Chinese president’s visit

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 7:43am
The Obama administration has yet to agree to a request from human rights groups that President Obama meet with persecuted Chinese activists ahead of his Chinese counterpart's state visit in Washington next week.
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US plans to accept Russia offer to join military talks on Syria

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 5:09am
Amid increasing unease and uncertainty over Russia's intentions, the Obama administration plans to accept an offer from Russia for direct talks on its military buildup in Syria that U.S. officials believe is aimed at propping up Syrian President Bashar Assad.
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Kerry warns North Korea of 'severe consequences' if it tests missile

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 4:13am
Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday it may take more than sanctions to end North Korea's nuclear weapons threat because its isolation from the global marketplace makes U.S. economic pressure less effective than it was on Iran.
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At least 2 US air marshals implicated in prostitution probe

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 3:30am
At least two federal air marshals have been suspended amid allegations they hired prostitutes overseas and recorded a sexual encounter with a government-issued device.
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Arizona city council considers proposal to only allow Christian prayer at meetings

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 3:22am
An Arizona city council is considering a proposal that would allow only Christian prayers to be said its meetings.
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Aide to New York governor shot before parade dies

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:49am
An aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was in a coma after being shot in the crossfire between two gangs hours before New York City’s West Indian Day parade died on Wednesday, police said.
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GOP debate fact check: Trump claims on vaccines, Florida casinos don't check out

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:31am
Viewers of the second Republican presidential debate heard inflated claims about Planned Parenthood abortion practices and the risks of vaccines, as well as a dubious assertion by Donald Trump that he wasn't interested in establishing casinos in Florida back in Jeb Bush's days as a candidate for governor.
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Clinton makes appearance on 'Tonight Show,' tangles with Fallon's Trump

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 12:18am
Talk-show host Jimmy Fallon called presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton a "tough mother" and pulled her hair at her invitation on "The Tonight Show."
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Bush admits at debate: '40 years ago, I smoked marijuana' 

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 11:59pm
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush again acknowledged smoking pot in high school, as part of a sharp exchange during Wednesday's GOP primary debate on the topic of criminal justice reform.
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Krauthammer: Obama's ISIS strategy is 'a farce, and it's working precisely as designed'

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 11:08pm
Charles Krauthammer told viewers on "Special Report with Bret Baier" on Wednesday that President Obama's strategy to combat ISIS in the Middle East is "a farce, and it's working precisely as designed."


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