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After 2014 Losses, Obama’s Operation Revenge

Glenn Thrush, PoliticoIt’s taken Obama – who spuriously predicted the 2012 election would break the “fever” of partisan gridlock – two miserable years to approach the level of presidential liberation he believes he earned that night. Yet there was always something slightly off about the idea that Obama would do better without a campaign in […]

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White House ‘pleased’ Sony is looking for ways to distribute movie after cyberattack

The White House on Saturday said it was “pleased” that Sony is looking at ways to distribute the movie “The Interview,” after company executives cancelled cinema showings in the wake of a massive and damaging cyberattack. Full News here – FOX News

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U.S., Cuba restore ties after 50 years

By Daniel Trotta and Steve Holland HAVANA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and Cuba agreed on Wednesday to restore diplomatic ties that Washington severed more than 50 years ago, and President Barack Obama called for an end to the long economic embargo against its old Cold War enemy. After 18 months of secret talks, Obama […]

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After Canada Parliament Shooting, Renewed Focus Put On Statehouse Security

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy. Security at statehouses is as varied as the legislatures housed within them. Some capitols have metal detectors and screen visitors. Others offer open access, […]

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After Decades, Lawmakers Are Roommates No More

Three lawmakers who lived in the same crumbling Washington rowhouse for decades finally moved out, taking their comforters and Hendrix records with them. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Romanian PM gives up doctorate after years of plagiarism allegations

By Radu-Sorin Marinas BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta has handed back his doctorate, he said on Tuesday, two years after he was first accused of plagiarizing chunks of his law thesis. While he still denies plagiarism, Ponta's move shows he is keen to end damaging speculation about his PhD as he tries […]

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Pamela Wright’s Son Was Shot Dead A Month After Newtown. This Is Her Story.

WASHINGTON — Tyrone Lawson’s pictures are still on the wall of his home in Chicago. His clothes are there, too. Every now and then, his mother, Pamela Wright, will take out an old gray T-shirt to remind herself of his smell. She still sees his friends. And she even stays true to their dinner traditions: […]

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BREAKING! White House Evacuated After Secret Service Capture Man On North Lawn – Politics Informer Video

September 19, 2014 CNN http://MOXNews.com.

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After Delay, Inmate Is Executed in Georgia

The United States Supreme Court denied the last-ditch appeals of Robert Wayne Holsey, who had killed a deputy sheriff after robbing a convenience store. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Following Through After Ferguson

Yesterday, Attorney General Eric Holder sent the following message to the White House email list, giving an update on the Administration's next steps following the events in Ferguson, Missouri. Didn't get the email? Sign up for email updates here. Following Michael Brown's tragic death, millions of people across the nation and around the world have […]

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