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How Heat won a game of mistakes

MSNBC: Sports - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 6:52pm
In the madness of the wild and turbulent final 17 minutes -- as this NBA Finals took off and soared past Spinal Tap’s 11 -- the words of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich echoed. “It’s a game of mistakes,” he had said when asked to sum up all he has learned about professional basketball. In some ways, all sports at the highest level are more about mistakes than triumphs. But it’s especially t...    

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Immigration negotiators eye border security compromise

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 6:00pm
Negotiators say they are close to a deal to strengthen border security provisions in the Senate immigration bill, an agreement designed to draw more Republican votes and significantly strengthen the bill’s prospects of becoming law."There's still work to do but we've had a really good day," said Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., who's been helping to lead talks on the strengthened border measures."I don't...    

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After CBO report gives backers a boost, foes of immigration bill push back

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 4:16pm
After supporters of the Senate immigration reform bill got a boost from a new report estimating that the bill would substantially decrease the federal budget deficit over the next two decades, conservative opponents of the legislation pushed back Wednesday, saying the legislation would fail to stop illegal immigration, decrease American wages and hurt the Republican Party.The nonpartisan Congressi...    

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Rep. Grijalva: Obama contradicting himself on NSA programs

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 2:25pm
    

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Two men charged with conspiracy to support terrorists

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 2:03pm
    

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Cruz blasts Gang of Eight's border protection plan

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 1:41pm
    

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Obama proposes reducing nuclear arsenal

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 1:35pm
    

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CBO releases report on Senate immigration reform bill

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 1:35pm
    

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FBI director tells Congress agency uses drones for surveillance on U.S. soil

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 1:01pm
FBI director Robert Mueller said Wednesday that the nation's top law enforcement bureau uses drones to conduct surveillance on U.S. soil, though only on a "very, very minimal basis."Mueller, the FBI director since 2001 who is set to retire this year, acknowledged that his agency uses drones in its investigative and law enforcement practices, and is further working to establish better guidelines fo...    

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FBI director: Drones 'seldom' used for domestic surveillance

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:56pm
FBI director Robert Mueller said Wednesday that the nation's top law enforcement bureau uses drones to conduct surveillance on U.S. soil, though only on a "very, very minimal basis."Mueller, the FBI director since 2001 who is set to retire this year, acknowledged that his agency uses drones in its investigative and law enforcement practices, and is further working to establish better guidelines fo...    

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First Read Minute: Easier to be a candidate than president?

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:45pm
    

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GOP holds 6-hour anti-immigration reform news conference

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:39pm
    

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Sen. Menendez: Immigration reform will cut the deficit

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:39pm
    

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House GOP passes most restrictive abortion bill in a decade

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:39pm
    

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Boehner to meet with Hispanic Caucus on immigration

MSNBC: Politics - Wed, 06/19/2013 - 12:39pm
    

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