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State Department Recommends Removing Cuba From Terror List

Thursday, April 09, 2015

President Obama said the State Department completed its review. The AP and Reuters are reporting that the department has recommended removing Cuba from the list of state sponsors of terrorism.

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Security Guard Dies After Being Shot At U.S. Census Bureau In Maryland

Thursday, April 09, 2015

A security guard at the U.S. Census Bureau headquartered in Suitland, Md., was shot and killed by a gunman. The incident resulted in a police chase, which ended in gunfire in Washington, D.C.

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PHOTO: Vice President Biden Steals A Baby's Pacifier

Thursday, April 09, 2015

Joe Biden has recently made headlines for getting a little too touchy with a cabinet member's wife. Now, a picture posted by Georgina Bloomberg shows Biden with her son's pacifier in his mouth.

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White House Says It Supports Efforts To Ban Gay Conversion Therapy

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Responding to an online petition seeking the ban, the White House said that science overwhelmingly demonstrates that conversion therapy hurts gay and transgender minors.

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Man Who Filmed S.C. Shooting: 'You Pay For Your Decisions In This Life'

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Feidin Santana said he was walking to work when he witnessed the confrontation. He turned over the video because Walter Scott's family deserved the truth.

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Poll: Obama More Popular Than Fidel And Raúl Castro In Cuba

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

The poll, based on 1,200 in-person interviews, found that while Cubans are optimistic about future change, they are unhappy about the present.

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Boston Marathon Bombing Jury Finds Tsarnaev Guilty On All Counts

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

The twin bombings in 2013, carried out by Dzhokhar Tsarnaev with his older brother, Tamerlan, killed three people and left 264 others wounded. Seventeen of the counts can carry the death penalty.

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South Carolina Police Officer Charged With Murder After Shooting Man In Back

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

Officer Michael Slager previously said he had followed procedure, but a video showed him shooting a man who was running away from him after a traffic stop.

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2 Illinois State Univ. Athletic Officials Among 7 Dead In Plane Crash

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

The university said Aaron Leetch and Torrey Ward were returning from the NCAA basketball championship game in Indianapolis. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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Coroner Says Illinois Teen Was Shot Twice In The Back By Police

Monday, April 06, 2015

Police say they were called because of an argument or fight. Justus Howell, 17, ran from them and the coroner says one bullet pierced his liver, spleen and heart. A second bullet hit his shoulder.

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Obama: 'Misjudgment' To Make Iran Deal Contingent On Recognizing Israel

Monday, April 06, 2015

In an interview with NPR, the president dismissed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's demand that Iran recognize Israel as part of a nuclear deal.

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Sarah Brady, Gun Control Activist, Widow Of James Brady, Dies

Friday, April 03, 2015

Brady, whose work helped pass the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, died of pneumonia on Friday. She was 73.

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Energy Secretary: Iran Deal Blocks All Paths Toward Nuclear Bomb

Friday, April 03, 2015

In an interview with NPR, Ernest Moniz says the deal has expanded the time it would take Iran to make a bomb significantly — from two months to a year.

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2 New York Women Arrested Over Alleged Bomb Plot

Thursday, April 02, 2015

Prosecutors said the two women intended to use a homemade bomb for an attack. One of the women once wrote a poem published in an al-Qaida magazine.

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Iran Reaches Framework Agreement With World Powers On Nuclear Program

Thursday, April 02, 2015

President Obama said that if fully implemented, the deal outlined today would prevent Iran "from obtaining a nuclear weapon."

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The Sen. Menendez Indictment In 5 Excerpts

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The indictment against Sen. Robert Menendez alleges he took hundreds of thousands of dollars and extravagant gifts from a friend and donor in exchange for political favors.

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Sen. Robert Menendez Indicted On Corruption Charges

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

The indictment alleges that Menendez abused his office to benefit a friend and donor. The New Jersey senator has always maintained his innocence.

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11 Former Atlanta Public School Employees Found Guilty In Cheating Scandal

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

All but one of the 12 educators charged with racketeering were found guilty by a Georgia jury. The scandal involved dozens of schools and dozens of teachers who had previously taken plea deals.

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READ: Commutation Letter President Obama Sent To Inmate

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

President Obama commuted 22 sentences for federal prisoners serving time for drug-related crimes. He said that under current laws, those inmates would have already been released.

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Oversight Committee Issues Subpoena To 2 Secret Service Agents

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The Secret Service, said Rep. Jason Chaffetz, is refusing to allow his committee to interview two agents involved in the investigation of a potential bomb near the White House.

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