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GOP Says Lerner Emails Point to Bias

House Republicans released a series of emails from 2012 showing that former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner used the terms “crazies” and “—holes” in a discussion about conservative radio hosts and callers. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to reporters about new sanctions imposed on Russia as he departs the White House

Obama says strains over Ukraine not leading to new Cold War with Russia

By Steve Holland and Anna Yukhananov WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama escalated U.S. economic sanctions against Russia on Tuesday for its aggression against Ukraine but dismissed suggestions the growing chill in U.S.-Russian relations marked the start of a new Cold War. The United States and the European Union, in a carefully coordinated action, announced […]

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Head of Benghazi probe says no witnesses off limits, including Clinton

The Republican head of the Benghazi Select Committee warned Tuesday that no witnesses would be off limits in its upcoming probe and that he would consider going to court, if necessary, to compel testimony. Full News here – FOXNews.com

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U.S. says Russia violated nuclear treaty, urges immediate talks

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – In another sign of deteriorating relations between the United States and Russia, the U.S. government said on Monday that Moscow had violated the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces treaty, and urged immediate bilateral talks on the issue. "This is a very serious matter which we have attempted to address with […]

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Surveillance Programs Hinder Journalists, Lawyers, Report Says

Large-scale U.S. surveillance programs hinder journalists in communicating confidentially with sources and restrain lawyers from adequately representing clients, according to a report issued by two advocacy groups. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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From rumor to truthiness: Echo chamber says David Gregory is a goner

Flash! “Huge David Gregory Rumors Pick Up Steam.” Full News here – FOXNews.com

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U.S. Says Images Show Direct Russian Role in Ukraine

The Obama administration released photographic evidence it says shows Russian forces fired rockets across the border into eastern Ukraine. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Teen Says School Discriminated Against Her For Being Pregnant

A Georgia teenager is claiming that her school district discriminated against her after she became pregnant and had a child. The National Women’s Law Center this week filed a complaint on behalf of 18-year-old Mikelia Seals, alleging that the district’s treatment of the student violated Title IX, a federal law that requires gender equity in […]

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White House aide says Republicans might try for Obama impeachment

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A top White House adviser said on Friday Republicans might try to impeach President Barack Obama over his go-it-alone immigration strategy, as Obama prepared to talk about the U.S. border crisis with Central American presidents. Dan Pfeiffer, one of Obama's longest-serving advisers, told reporters that the executive actions Obama […]

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C.D.C. Says Tuberculosis Lab, Shut Amid Exposure Scare, Can Continue Its Work

A moratorium imposed after two accidents at other labs that could have exposed workers to anthrax and H5N1 was lifted because the lab has passed safety inspections and its work is crucial, a spokesman said. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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