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Saturday, July 22, 2017

Obamas, Clintons to join Joe Biden at funeral for son Beau

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden will mourn his eldest son at the funeral for former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, whose death...

Supreme Court to decide whether to wade into thorny abortion issue

Associated Press By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS) WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court faces a decision soon on whether to dive back into the...

Kerry breaks leg in bicycle crash; ends overseas trip early

GENEVA - ASSOCIATED PRESS: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in a bicycle crash Sunday after striking a curb, and scrapped...

Nebraska abolishes death penalty in landmark override vote

Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday over the governor's objections in a move pushed through the Legislature with...

Immigration Initiative Takes Big Hit

Tuesday, a federal appeals court told the Obama administration that the plans to prevent 5 million people from being deported would not move forward,...

Top federal court rules against NSA collection of phone records

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals decided Thursday that warrantless bulk phone record collection by the National Security Agency is illegal. Considered a major victory...

Perdue joins Democrats to defeat Iran terrorism amendment

Photo by USDAgov The U.S. Senate rejected an amendment on Wednesday that would have tied Iranian sanctions relief to a required assurance by the...

OP-ED: Is the GOP Presidential Field Too Green?

The following is an opinion piece by contributor Jessica Szilagyi. Remember in 2008, when Barack Obama starting making headway and everyone shouted from the rooftops...

VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Obama’s Political Trade Dilemma

As Democrats and unions oppose the Pacific free-trade deal that the president has pushed for years to get, the White House argues...

VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Signs Congress Is Functioning Again

Although the terms “Congress” and “dysfunctional” have been often paired together, WSJ’s Jerry Seib explains how Congress may be starting a new trend of...
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