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Obama's Walter Cronkite Moment

President Lyndon B. Johnson knew the Vietnam War was a lost cause when Walter Cronkite, America's most respected television news anchor, turned against it--symbolizing, for Johnson, that a large portion of the American public had likewise turned negative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Publishing

Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Judge says driver a didna t looka when she fatally struck cyclist

Trish Cunninghams daughter, Morgan, leaves flowerson Sept. 28, 2013,at the location where her mother was killed.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Wedding, Sports

Switched

Iran Reportedly Frees U.S.-Iranian, But Three Journalists Still Held

An Iranian-American man detained along with three journalists in Iran last week has been released, a source close to one of those being held said on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Prison, Publishing

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Democratic phonies are on the run

What's with all the Democratic Senate candidates being caught displaying a condescending, insulting contempt for voters? The latest embarrassing incident involves Georgia Senate candidate Michelle Nunn, who suffered the indignity of having her 144-page campaign plan leaked .

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Related Topix: Georgia, Georgia Government, Publishing, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Tom Harkin, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, Iowa

NewsBusters.org

WashPost Promises to Help Tear Down Former GOP Governor of Virginia:...

The Washington Post has deeply and lovingly covered the corruption scandal around former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell, and couldn't contain its excitement over the trial.

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Related Topix: Virginia, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Journalism, Washington, Washington Government, US News

NewsBusters.org

WashPost's Dana Milbank Blames North Carolina GOP For Woman's Death

On July 1, a local hospital in Belhaven, North Carolina closed its doors in part because the state legislature opposed the expansion of Medicaid.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Healthcare Law, Law, North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Belhaven, NC, Publishing

Tue Jul 29, 2014

International Business Times

US Says Russia Tested Cruise Missile and Violated 1987 Missile Treaty

According to reports in the Washington Post, the violation of the treaty was detected a few years ago.

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Cybercast News Service

State Dept.: We Can't Place Blame for Deaths of Children in...

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki on Tuesday decried the deaths of children killed in a Gaza playground on Monday, without noting that the Israeli military almost 24 hours earlier had attributed their deaths to an errant rocket fired by terrorists.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Explosion, Publishing

The Daily Caller

Krauthammer: Impending White House Amnesty Order 'Would Be An Impeachable Offense'

Like many on the right, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer is politically opposed to impeaching President Barack Obama.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Publishing, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Conservative Political News

Deseret News

Join the discussion: Is it impossible to be a successful president?

Being a successful modern president of the United States is impossible, according to Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post .

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Related Topix: Publishing, Bill Clinton, History in the News, George Bush

Business Journal

Washington Post explores Tennessee politics through Alexander vs. Carr lens

The Washington Post's Dan Balz, sometimes called the dean of the Washington press corps, today takes a look at politics in the Volunteer State, framed by the Republican primary battle between U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and state Rep. Joe Carr.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, Publishing, The Washington Post Company

The Raw Story

US calls on Iran to free Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian

The United States on Monday called on Iran to release a Washington Post reporter, his wife and two freelancers arrested in Tehran last week.

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Bryan County News

Why incumbents keep winning

It's no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing

Free Republic

Court Says 'Shoot It Out': Eugene...

Everyone knows how safe the streets of Washington, DC are [where as of 2010 violent crime was three times the national average], and how DC criminals scrupulously respect the District's very restrictive gun-control laws.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Publishing

FishBowl

National Journal 'Women in Washington' Issue Leads with...

Friday we gave you the Magazine Cover of the Week, a look at NBC4's Jim Vance and Doreen Gentzler 25 year run as evening news anchors in the Washington Post Magazine , and we're back to highlight National Journal's "Women in Washington" issue.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Mortgage News Daily

Wonkblog: How a Boston group helps keep troubled borrowers in their homes A- a model to fight blight?

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Related Topix: Foreclosures, Publishing, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

News Max

Washington Post: Obama's Agenda Misfiring on All Cylinders

President Barack Obama declared 2014 a "year of action," but it's been anything but, with his lofty State of the Union goals to fix everything from immigration to the tax code either having failed, getting mixed results or pending.

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Related Topix: Publishing, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, State of the Union, The Washington Post Company, Immigration Reform

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In the Loop: In the Loop: Obama isn't fond of speaking from the Oval Office

President Obama was last seen speaking from the Oval Office on national television in August 2010.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Oil Spill, Washington, US News, George Bush

Climbing Tal's Hill

Astros working on trade with Nationals?

For Astros fans, this has been one of the quietest trade deadline weeks in recent memory.

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What Blue Line riders should see on platform signs

Blue Line riders feel they've been dissed many ways for the sake of adding Silver Line service to Metro.

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Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Washington, DC, Foggy Bottom (Washington, DC), McPherson Square (Washington, DC), Sports

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