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Sen. Ayotte’s aide quits after arrest in prostitution sting

The state director for New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte has resigned after he was one of 10 men arrested this week in a prostitution sting in Nashua, officials said. Full News here – FOX News

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Donations flood Indiana’s Memories Pizza after RFRA fallout

Supporters of Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act Memories Pizza are donating en masse to a pizzeria that said it would refuse to cater a gay wedding. Full News here – Politics News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Nigeria’s Jonathan urges peace after election defeat

ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan urged his supporters on Tuesday to follow “due process” in channeling their frustrations at losing this weekend’s election, trying to pour cold water on any potential post-vote violence. “Nobody’s ambition is worth the blood of any Nigerian,” he said in a statement issued after his election defeat. “The […]

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Memories Pizza In Indiana Receives Donations After Backlash Over Gay Weddings Stance

An Indiana pizzeria under fire for saying it would refuse to cater a gay wedding shut down on Wednesday after its owners said they received threatening messages. However, a GoFundMe page set up for Memories Pizza in Walkerton has raised more than $ 40,000 in just six hours. The pizzeria made national headlines this week […]

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Former Rep. Asa Hutchinson discusses the findings and recommendations of the National School Shield Program in Washington

Arkansas governor rejects bill after pressure over gay discrimination

By Steve Barnes LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Reuters) – Republican Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday rejected a religion bill he had said he would sign into law, reversing course after a firestorm of criticism assailing such legislation as discriminating against gays and lesbians. In a news conference at the Capitol in Little Rock, Hutchinson said […]

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Iran Nuclear Talks Resume After Negotiators Abandon March Deadline

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Iran nuclear negotiators resumed talks here Wednesday, just hours after abandoning a March 31 deadline to reach the outline of a deal and agreeing to press on. However, as the discussions dragged on, three of the six foreign ministers involved left the talks, and prospects for agreement remained uncertain. Claiming enough […]

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The Rock Obama Returned To ‘SNL’ This Weekend To Go After Ted Cruz

The Rock Obama is back, and he means business as usual. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson reprised his role this weekend on “Saturday Night Live” as President Barack Obama’s alter-ego, The Rock Obama, a super-aggressive version of the real-life POTUS. As Johnson explains, The Rock Obama is just like Barack Obama — except larger and more […]

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G.O.P. Hawks Upset With Bush After Baker Speech on Israel

A flare-up over a speech on Israel by James A. Baker III could thrust Jeb Bush into conflict with some of the most hawkish voices in his party, including a constituency determined to demonstrate its strength in the primary. Full News here – First Draft

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Senate to Take Up ‘Doc Fix’ Bill After Recess

The Senate will take up legislation to replace a formula for reimbursing doctors who treat Medicare patients when the chamber returns from a two-week recess, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Top U.S. Senate Democrat Harry Reid to retire after 2016

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said on Friday he will not seek re-election next year, leaving Congress after 30 years and complicating Democrats’ efforts to retake control of the Senate in 2016. Reid, who represents Nevada, said in a video message that his decision to retire from the […]

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