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Convicting Darren Wilson Will Be Basically Impossible
Convicting Darren Wilson Will Be Basically Impossible - You can thank Missouri law for that - On Wednesday, amid continued protests demanding "Justice for Michael Brown" prosecutors will bring evidence before a grand jury as they determine whether to indict Brown's killer, Officer Darren Wilson.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Sullivan declares victory in high-stakes GOP Senate primary
Sullivan declares victory in high-stakes GOP Senate primary - Dermot Cole,Nathaniel Herz - Dan Sullivan, the former Alaska attorney general and natural resources commissioner, declared victory early Wednesday in one of the most divisive Alaska Republican primaries in decades The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are scattered across ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Top staffers leaving FitzGerald campaign
Top staffers leaving FitzGerald campaign - A potential mass exodus from Ed FitzGerald's gubernatorial campaign is afoot, with several of the Democratic nominee's top aides and experienced Ohio political consultants transitioning away from a campaign seemingly under a siege of negativity.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Understanding the decline in the labour force participation rate in the United States
Understanding the decline in the labour force participation rate in the United States - The labour force participation rate in the US has fallen dramatically since 2007.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
How to wreck the GOP in 3 easy steps
How to wreck the GOP in 3 easy steps! - Now's the time for change - and here's how to make it - President Obama is in the doldrums.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Alleged Friend Of Officer Darren Wilson Offers His Side
Alleged Friend Of Officer Darren Wilson Offers His Side - A woman claiming to be a friend of the officer involved in the shooting of Ferguson's Mike Brown called into my program offering Darren Wilson's side of the story.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Asian Stock Index Heads for Best Weekly Gain Since March
Asian stocks were little changed, with the regional benchmark index heading for the biggest weekly rally since March, as investors weighed reports Ukraine tensions are easing and weak economic data that fueled bets central banks will maintain stimulus.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
RNC Condemns AP Exam's 'Radically Revisionist View' Of ...
RNC Condemns AP Exam's 'Radically Revisionist View' Of U.S. History - The Republican National Committee on Friday denounced the College Board's new framework for the AP U.S. History exam for its "consistently negative view of American history."
Bipartisan support for Iraq air strikes
Bipartisan support for Iraq air strikes - Most Americans, regardless of politicial affiliation, approve of President Obama's recent decision to launch airstrikes against Islamist militants in Iraq - As the US air campaign in Iraq enters its fifth day the American bombing campaign looks set The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are ... (more)
Will Joni Ernst's flirtations with the political fringe haunt...
Will Joni Ernst's flirtations with the political fringe haunt her in November? Yahoo News 56 mins ago - In the weeks since her decisive June U.S. Senate primary win, Iowa Republican Joni Ernst has found herself in the precarious position of being an establishment-backed candidate who owes The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are ... (more)
Alaska Election Offers Two Chances to Vote for Dan Sullivan
Alaska Election Offers Two Chances to Vote for Dan Sullivan - Candidates in Primary Have Same Name, Creating Confusion at Ballot - There are two Dan Sullivans running for political office in Alaska this year, and that is causing confusion among voters.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Asia Stocks Drop First Time in Three Days After Japan GDP
Asian stocks fell, with the benchmark index poised for its first drop in three days, as investors weighed a report showing Japan 's economy shrank the most since 2011 and awaited data from China.
The Atlantic Grows Single Copy Sales 28% in First Half of 2014, Hits...
The Atlantic Grows Single Copy Sales 28% in First Half of 2014, Hits Record Audience at TheAtlantic.com - Washington, D.C. - Single-copy newsstand sales of The Atlantic jumped 28 percent for the first half of 2014, even as the industry as a whole reported a drop of 11.9 percent The day's must-read political news and opinion pieces are scattered ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Russia sending aid convoy to Ukraine despite Western warnings of...
Russia sending aid convoy to Ukraine despite Western warnings of 'invasion pretext' - - President Vladimir Putin said on Monday Russia is sending an aid convoy to eastern Ukraine despite urgent Western warnings against using humanitarian help as a pretext for an invasion.
CBS News veteran Dotty Lynch dies
CBS News veteran Dotty Lynch dies - Washington's media community reacted with an outpouring of sadness Monday at the death of Dotty Lynch, the longtime political analyst and pollster who spent 20 years as the political editor of CBS News.
Customer finds Nazi symbol on her chicken sandwich
Customer finds Nazi symbol on her chicken sandwich - MOREHEAD CITY, CARTERET COUNTY - - A Carteret County mother makes a shocking discovery when she goes to eat her chicken sandwich from a McDonald's drive-thru in Morehead City.
Kurds Hampered by Old Weapons and Low Morale
KURDS HAMPERED BY OLD WEAPONS AND LOW MORALE - With around 40,000 fighters, Kurdish peshmergas are among the best-trained sections of Iraq's security forces.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Unlike previous midterm election years, no dominant theme has emerged for 2014
Unlike previous midterm election years, no dominant theme has emerged for 2014 - Ask voters in North Carolina's Research Triangle what November's midterm elections are about and one will tell you drones.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Watergate? What's that?
Watergate? What's that? - At the time, it must have all seemed unforgettable: the endless revelations of wrongdoing, the painful congressional investigation and, finally, the soft black-and-white image of Richard Nixon resigning the presidency.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Don't Give Booker a Pass
Don't Give Booker a Pass - Cory Booker may be the most puzzling man in the Senate.