Obama: U.S. To Be ‘More Aggressive’ In Monitoring Ebola Response

Obama: U.S. To Be ‘More Aggressive’ In Monitoring Ebola Response

The President insists the threat of Ebola is being taken seriously. ...

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Weekend Reader: ‘The Age Of Evangelicalism: America’s Born-Again Years’

Weekend Reader: ‘The Age Of Evangelicalism: America’s Born-Again Years’

The dramatic influence the Christian right exerts over the Republican Party has been well documented -- but Democrats rely on religious voters as well. In his new book, The Age of ...

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Benghazi: What New Details Reveal About The ‘Scandal’ — And Its Promoters

Benghazi: What New Details Reveal About The ‘Scandal’ — And Its Promoters

In the years since the terrorist attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens, his aide Sean Smith and CIA officers Tyrone Smith and Glen Doherty in Benghazi on September 11, 2012, ...

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New Poll Finds Majority Of Americans Back President On Climate Change

New Poll Finds Majority Of Americans Back President On Climate Change

A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday is receiving widespread attention for showing a decline in President Obama's approval rating, but another major result is fly ...

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Michelle Obama Pushes Immigration Fix As New Citizens Take Oath

Michelle Obama Pushes Immigration Fix As New Citizens Take Oath

By Stephanie Haven, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- First lady Michelle Obama urged overhauling the nation's immigration laws Wednesday while presiding over a naturaliza ...

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Obama Signs Order To Cap Student Loan Payments At 10 Percent Of Income

Obama Signs Order To Cap Student Loan Payments At 10 Percent Of Income

By Christi Parsons, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Monday signed an executive order that lets millions of college graduates cap their student lo ...

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Despite Administration Denials, Lawmaker Thinks Obama Wants Cuba Spy-Swap

Despite Administration Denials, Lawmaker Thinks Obama Wants Cuba Spy-Swap

By Marc Caputo, The Miami Herald MIAMI -- After news broke about President Barack Obama's prisoner swap involving five Taliban Guantanamo Bay detainees, many wondered about the fa ...

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Carbon Emissions Rule Relies On A Broad View Of ‘System’

Carbon Emissions Rule Relies On A Broad View Of ‘System’

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The coming legal battle over President Barack Obama's far-reaching climate-change rules will probably turn on the meani ...

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Bergdahl Prisoner Exchange Sparks Bipartisan Backlash In Congress

Bergdahl Prisoner Exchange Sparks Bipartisan Backlash In Congress

By Michael A. Memoli, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The White House on Wednesday battled a bipartisan storm of criticism over President Barack Obama's decision to order ...

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Obama And Putin Spar As Rebels Battle In Ukraine

Obama And Putin Spar As Rebels Battle In Ukraine

Warsaw (AFP) - President Barack Obama Wednesday condemned Russia's "dark tactics" and bullying in Ukraine and President Vladimir Putin hit back at American "aggression," as new ve ...

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