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U.S. Airstrike Success Spurs Push for More Iraq Attacks

The U.S.’s recent success in weakening Islamic State extremists is creating momentum for a broader campaign that could take American air power to the militant group’s heartland northwest of Baghdad. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the party headquarters in Ankara

Dozens more Turkish police detained as wiretapping probe widens

Dozens more police officers were detained in Turkey on Tuesday as part of an investigation into alleged spying and the illegal wiretapping of Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and his inner circle, local media reported. At least 20 police officers were detained in 13 provinces across the country, Turkey's state-run TRT channel reported. Over the last […]

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The New Health Care: Medicare Advantage Is More Expensive, but It May Be Worth It

New research raises complicated questions about the value of an alternative to traditional Medicare. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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In this April 29, 2009 file photo Debo Adegbile, then an attorney with the Legal Defense and Educational Fund of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People speaks outside the Supreme Court in Washington. Adegbile, President Barack Obama’s choice to head the Justice Department’s civil rights division has failed a Senate test vote and his confirmation is in jeopardy. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

Justice Department division leading Ferguson investigation hasn’t had a director in more than a year

The Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, which has been tasked by Attorney General Eric Holder to help lead an investigation into the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, has been without a confirmed leader since July 2013. And because of Congressional gridlock and election-year politics, it’s likely that the civil rights department […]

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Robin Williams Death STARS REACT Barack Obama, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry & More – Politics Informer Video

Share on Facebook: http://goo.gl/SxBuOe Tweet now: http://goo.gl/7yrnd5 Check out what celebrities have to say on the sad demise of legendary actor Robin Williams and his suicide in this video….

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Pentagon may send more advisers to Iraq

A senior U.S. defense official says the Pentagon is considering sending more military advisers to Iraq. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Advancing U.S. Interests in Iraq Will Require More Than Airstrikes

Michael Singh: Advancing U.S. interests will require a more robust, proactive strategy–such as aid for the Kurdish peshmerga and a broader effort to cripple the Islamic State–than the narrow goals of U.S. airstrikes. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Republican Takeover of Senate Appears More Assured

Chris Cillizza, WPThe decision by Sen. John Walsh (D-Mont.) not to seek election in November in the wake of a plagiarism scandal is the latest piece of good news for Republicans as they strive to take control of the Senate in less than three months. Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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GOP Takeover of Senate Looking More Likely

Chris Cillizza, Wash Post Full News here – RealClearPolitics – Homepage

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Economic View: The Trucking Industry Needs More Drivers. Maybe It Needs to Pay More.

While the trucking industry complains of too few qualified drivers, inflation-adjusted wages for those behind the wheel have fallen 6 percent over the past decade. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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