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Ferguson Erupts in Violence After Officer Not Indicted

Violent confrontations erupted Monday night in Ferguson, Mo., after a grand jury declined to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in August. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Obama calls for calm after Ferguson decision, sees improved US race relations

President Obama on Sunday called for calm after the announcement of the pending grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., and argued that race relations in the U.S. have significantly improved in the past 10 years. Full News here – FOX News

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69 US troops quarantined, 1 monitored for Ebola after West Africa trip

A group of 69 military personnel returned to Ft. Bliss, Texas on Tuesday following a deployment in West Africa and are now under a mandatory 21-day quarantine, the Pentagon said Wednesday. One of the service members is being closely monitored for potential Ebola symptoms. Full News here – FOX News

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Booted By Voters? Still in Hot Demand: 5 Places Former Pols Go After Leaving Congress

In Washington, power never dies. Luckily for those who won’t be returning to Congress – the tally is 75 – their power and influence is more sought after than ever, and many “fail up.” For them, the days of being lobbied are over. Now some will make the classic switch, joining the ranks of the […]

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Sean Hannity Sends Reporter After Jonathan Gruber: “No Comment”

FNC's Sean Hannity sent reporter David Webb to MIT to confront Jonathan Gruber, embattled Obamacare architect and economics professor. Gruber refused to answer questions as he was followed across campus. Full News here – RealClearPolitics Videos

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Climate advocates and representatives from the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota protest against Keystone XL pipeline at Senator Landrieus house in Washington

Keystone Senate vote hangs in balance after Obama remarks

By Timothy Gardner and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scrambled on Monday to gather one last vote to pass a bill that authorizes the project that would help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task that became harder after President Barack Obama made […]

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Climate advocates and representatives from the Rosebud Sioux Tribe in South Dakota protest against Keystone XL pipeline at Senator Landrieus house in Washington

Keystone Senate vote hangs in balance after Obama remarks

By Timothy Gardner and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scrambled on Monday to gather votes to pass a bill that authorizes the project to help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task made harder after President Barack Obama made his toughest comments yet […]

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Julian Gomez explains Obamacare to people at a health insurance enrolment event in Commerce

Obama defends healthcare law after adviser criticism

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday defended the transparency of his signature healthcare law, after one of the White House's advisers on the reform said the law passed, in part, because of the "stupidity" of American voters. Obama said the law, which extends private health coverage to uninsured Americans, was extensively analyzed […]

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Washington state’s healthcare exchange shut down hours after opening

Washington’s health care exchange shut down after the first few hours of open enrollment Saturday as state officials and software engineers tried to resolve a problem with tax credit calculations. Full News here – FOX News

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After midterm Republican wave, what next for US politics? – Politics Informer Video

With Republicans taking control of the US Congress, Barack Obama has angered opponents with a pledge to use his powers to shake-up the immigration system, bu…

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