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Toyota Boss Akio Toyoda Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Video

It's not easy to look dignified as someone pours a bucket of ice and water over your head, but Toyota president Akio Toyoda manages better than most.

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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

A teachable moment about homeland security policy

President Obama announced airstrikes in the northern region of Iraq following a massacre of Yazidis.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Gateway Pundit

Obama Amnesty Excuse Exposed as Fraud: 2012 Deportations Down 50% from G.W. Bush Average

The Obama administration is floating a rationale through the media that Congress has not provided the resources to enforce immigration laws as justification for the expected pronouncement by President Barack Obama by the end of summer to grant legal status to millions of illegal aliens.

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Examiner.com

Only a small slice of 'ice bucket challenge' money actually goes to treating ALS

Somewhat of a cross between the national temporary insanity better known as the Macarena craze of the mid-90s, and the status symbol worthiness of being the first kid on your block to get a confirmed kill, A la Full Metal Jacket, the rich and famous are all agog to be publicly dared to participate in the latest cultural phenomena - the ALS ice ... (more)

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Stars and Stripes

Islamic State tortured captive Westerners, including James Foley

At least four hostages held in Syria by the Islamic State, including an American journalist who was recently executed by the group, were waterboarded in the early part of their captivity, according to people familiar with the treatment of the kidnapped Westerners.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Fact check: Who took more presidential vacations?

Fact check: Who took more presidential vacations? Our inbox is chock full of questions about who took more vacation days, Obama or Bush.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election, George Bush

104.7 WIOT

Homer Simpson Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Everyone from President George W. Bush to Bill Gates have taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and now, even animated characters are getting involved.

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Switched

Obama vs. Bush: Who Took More Presidential Vacations?

US President Barack Obama and former US President George W. Bush arrive on July 2, 2013 for a wreath-laying ceremony for victims of the 1998 Embassy bombing at the Bombing Memorial at the US Embassy in Dar Es Salaam.

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The Brattleboro Reformer

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Donald Phinney Gregg has been a major figure in the sphere of US diplomacy, both covert and overt.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Russia Taday

White House Press Secretaries have a history of avoiding questions - report

White House press secretaries are charged with briefing the press on the activities of the president's administration, but a new survey shows just how often they try to avoid that obligation by evading questions.

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Salt Lake Tribune

So many memoirs: Lena Dunham, Amy Poehler among those with books this fall

Neil Patrick Harris, for instance, decided that his early 40s was too young for a "life" story, even for a Tony- and Emmy-winning actor.

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The Washington Post

How the US has justified overseas military action

Congress passed an Authorization for the Use of Military Force in Iraq in 2002, clearing the way for the U.S.-led war in Iraq.

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Bayside

Middle East: More dangerous than ever

The United States has never been known to have a good grasp on foreign affairs and international relations.

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Education Week

Policy Stakes High as Parties Vie for Senate Control

The U.S. Congress has been under divided partisan control for the past four years, with action on nearly every major piece of education legislation stalled as a result.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Angus King, Barack Obama

The Washington Post

HillaryClinton needs to reset herself

Hillary Clinton's problem is not only what she objected to in President Obama's foreign policy and when she objected to it, but also what she now thinks is the right course of action.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

American Reporter

The WilliesWAS 'Swine Flu' an Attempt to Asassinate Obama?

DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The way I heard the story, a chicken is eating lunch when an acorn falls on her head.

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Washington Times

ALS Association prepares for life after ice bucket challenge

The chilly challenge accepted 'round the world has unleashed a tsunami of YouTube videos and millions of dollars for research of Lou Gehrig's disease.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Australia's Ex-Foreign Minister: 'Swivel-Eyed Neo-Cons' Bankrupted...

'Swivel eyed neo-cons and ultra-nationalists': Rumsfeld, Bush and Cheney bankrupted the country and drained its military strength, according to Australia's former Foreign Minister, Bob Carr.

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Newsday

Golfing while the world burns?

President Barack Obama's passion for golf has long been a hobbyhorse for those on the right.

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Daily Press & Argus

Obama shouldn't act alone on immigration

This July 18, 2014, file photo shows protestors in Philadelphia demonstrating near the Consulate of Mexico in support of immigrants recently entering the United States via Mexico.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Representative Scott Perry, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Bush, Illegal Immigration, Opinion

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