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GOP likely to feel the heat if court decision guts Obamacare

GOP likely to feel the heat if court decision guts Obamacare

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered ...

For US allies, paradigm shift in intelligence collection

For US allies, paradigm shift in intelligence collection

PARIS (AP) — Fearful of an expanding extremist threat, countries that for years have relied heavily on U.S. intelligence are quickly building ...

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Southern, Iraq (Apr. 2, 2003) -- U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Phiffer stands guard duty near a burning oil well in the Rumaylah Oil Fields in Southern Iraq.  Coalition forces have successfully secured the southern oil fields for the economic future of the Iraqi people and are in the process of extinguishing the burning wells that were set ablaze in the early stages of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  Operation Iraqi Freedom is the multi-national coalition effort to liberate the Iraqi people, eliminate Iraq's weapons of mass destruction and end the regime of Saddam Hussein.  U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Arlo K. Abrahamson.  (RELEASED)

White House hopefuls agree: Iraq war a mistake

WASHINGTON (AP) — A dozen years later, American politics has reached a rough consensus about the Iraq War: It was a mistake. Politicians ...

O’Malley to announce presidential plans on May 30

O'Malley to announce presidential plans on May 30

BOSTON (AP) — Martin O'Malley plans to announce his presidential intentions on May 30 in Baltimore, a move that could present another ...


National

Rand Paul in Chicago: Crime ‘not a racial thing, it is a spiritual problem’

Rand Paul in Chicago: Crime ‘not a racial thing, it is a spiritual problem’

May 28–U.S. Sen. Rand Paul brought his presidential campaign to Chicago on Wednesday, appealing to African-Americans on the South Side and entrepreneurs downtown. On a stage set up on a…
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Amid outside threats to cut aid, Burundi’s government urges citizens to donate for elections

Amid outside threats to cut aid, Burundi’s government urges citizens to donate for elections

KAMPALA, Uganda — Burundi’s government is asking Burundians to donate money to pay for elections as some foreign donors warn of aid cuts if President Pierre Nkurunziza runs for a…
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International

Analysis: Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

Analysis: Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

BAGHDAD (AP) — It is the modern era’s military strategy of choice: overwhelming air power delivering precision-guided punishment backed by intelligence on the ground, with minimal exposure for soldiers of…
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Analysis: Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

Analysis: Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice

BAGHDAD (AP) — It is the modern era’s military strategy of choice: overwhelming air power delivering precision-guided punishment backed by intelligence on the ground, with minimal exposure for soldiers of…
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Science & Technology

Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash

Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash

AP Technology Writer (AP) — A newly-discovered glitch in Apple’s software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut down when they receive a certain text message. Apple says it’s aware of…
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FBI seeks to keep Patriot Act authorities as deadline nears

FBI seeks to keep Patriot Act authorities as deadline nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress is wrestling over whether to renew the Patriot Act’s bulk collection of phone records, but federal law enforcement officials are warning that legal authority for other…
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Obama will not seek Supreme Court protection on immigration measures

Obama will not seek Supreme Court protection on immigration measures

Washington, May 27 (EFE).- The U.S. administration will not seek Supreme Court protection to carry out President Barack Obama’s immigration measures designed to normalize the status of five million undocumented…
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Where they stand: Rick Santorum on key campaign issues

Where they stand: Rick Santorum on key campaign issues

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A look at where former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum stands on some key issues as he opens his race for the Republican presidential nomination: IMMIGRATION…
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UK leader travels to 4 EU states to press case for reform

UK leader travels to 4 EU states to press case for reform

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister David Cameron is setting off Thursday on a whirlwind visit to four European capitals, pressing his case that Britain needs to renegotiate its relationship with…
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Rick Santorum wants to ‘take back America’ with presidential bid

Rick Santorum wants to ‘take back America’ with presidential bid

Former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum, R-Pa., on Wednesday announced he is joining the ever-growing field of Republicans running for president in 2016. At a live event at Penn United Technologies…
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Kerry to make 1st visit to Spain as U.S. Secretary of State

Kerry to make 1st visit to Spain as U.S. Secretary of State

Washington, May 27 (EFE).- Secretary of State John Kerry is preparing for his first official visit to Spain, where he will meet with King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano…
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US high court: California county drug disposal law stands

US high court: California county drug disposal law stands

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is letting a Northern California county’s drug disposal law stand, paving the way for similar ordinances elsewhere. The court refused to hear…
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