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John Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash in France
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US Secretary of State John Kerry is taken to hospital in Switzerland after breaking his leg in a bicycle crash in the French Alps. [...]
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Martin O’Malley enters Democratic race for 2016 US presidential nomination
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Martin O'Malley, former governor of Maryland and mayor of Baltimore, says he is seeking the Democratic nomination for presidential elections in 2016. [...]
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Joe Biden’s son Beau dies of brain cancer, aged 46 – BBC News
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Beau Biden, the son of US Vice-President Joe Biden, dies of brain cancer at the age of 46. [...]
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Renewable Fuel Makers Say EPA Waivers Siphon Away Their Buyers
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Companies that make fuel from corn stalks or landfill gas say a federal program designed to help them has a loophole that is discouraging buyers. [...]
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Barack Obama Job Approval Rating 2015: President Enjoying Higher Approval Rating Than Congress
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Barack Obama Job Approval Rating 2015: President Enjoying Higher Approval Rating Than Congress [...]
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Here’s How You Add 2.4 Million Jobs to the Economy
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The U.S. is paying a big price in growth, jobs and wages by practicing the kind of fiscal austerity that it criticizes European nations for pursuing. [...]
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IRS believes identity thieves from Russia
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IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told the Associated Press. [...]
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NSA Can’t Purge Call Records, Regardless of Congress’ Next Move
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Evidence preservation orders require the spy agency to hold records. [...]
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Why is the GOP Willing to Let President Obama Amend the Constitution?
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Late last Friday, the Senate voted to give President Obama Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), passing the bill 62 to 37. The majority of Republicans voted in favor, the bulk of the "Nays" came from the president's own party. [...]
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Obamacare’s Intent? Just Read the Law
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Courts shouldn't ask bills' authors what they meant to write. By the end of next month, the Supreme Court will have released its decision in King v. Burwell, the case that will determine whether subsidies will be available for insurance purchased through a federally operated exchange. [...]
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Federal Panel Lets Injunction Against Obama’s Immigration Actions Stand
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A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied the Obama administration’s request to lift a hold on the president’s executive actions on immigration, which would have granted protection from deportation as well as work permits to millions of immigrants in the country illegally. [...]
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Republicans Should Embrace The Gas Tax — After All, They Invented It
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The Highway Trust Fund is about to run out of money. Again. This manufactured crisis may be Washington’s most regular – and predictable – demonstration of failure. [...]
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Four Words That Imperil Health Care Law Were All a Mistake, Writers Now Say
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Democrats and Republicans say a clause affecting subsidies, now before the Supreme Court, was an inadvertent product of a sloppy merging of versions. [...]
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Iran Sanctions at Risk If Congress Stops a Deal, EU Envoys Say
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Sanctions against Iran’s economy are likely to erode if talks to curb Iran’s nuclear program fail or U.S. lawmakers try to block an international agreement, according to the U.K. and German envoys to Washington. [...]
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White House: no ‘Plan B’ if U.S. Congress fails to act on Patriot Act
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The Obama administration has no backup plan if the U.S. Congress fails to act on legislation that would extend certain provisions of the USA Patriot Act, a White House spokesman said on Tuesday. [...]
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