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3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Lupica: President Obama needs to 'man up' over MH17

Sen. Dianne Feinstein was the one to tell Putin to 'man up' over Russia's involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but it's really Obama who should be stepping up given the evidence the government has.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Vladimir Putin, George Bush, Dick Cheney

6 hrs ago | Foreign Policy

Europe Treads Cautious Path in Confronting Russia

Despite calls for an arms embargo against Russia in light of the downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine last week that killed nearly 300 people, the European Union on Tuesday chose to stick with incremental measures to push Moscow to rein in Ukrainian separatists.

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Related Topix: Robert Menendez, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Terrorism, US Senate, Carl Levin

9 hrs ago | The Hill

Key Senate Dems to Obama: Broaden Russian sanctions

Three Senate committee chairmen are urging President Obama to impose broad sanctions against Russia's defense, energy and financial firms in response to Russia's involvement in the downing of Flight MH17 last week.

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Related Topix: Robert Menendez, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Carl Levin

13 hrs ago | SF Appeal

Immigration Reform Rally Held Monday Morning

Immigrant groups held a rally in San Francisco today to vocalize their dissatisfaction with how the Democratic Party has handled immigration reform.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat

17 hrs ago | TwinCities

John Napier Tye: Meet Executive Order 12333 -- The Reagan rule that lets the NSA spy on Americans

In March I received a call from the White House counsel's office regarding a speech I had prepared for my boss at the State Department.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

21 hrs ago | News Observer

2008 law unexpectedly at center of border debate

More than 57,000 youths, mostly from Central America, have crossed into the U.S. illegally since October.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Kids, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives

21 hrs ago | ABC News

2008 Law Unexpectedly at Center of Border Debate

Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help her after surviving a harrowing journey to the U.S. That was the genesis of a law six years ago that is now at the center of an immigration crisis at the nation's Southern border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Family, Kids, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Washington Post

The Fix: Here's why your Congress is so old

California's leading Democrats are remarkable specimens of longevity. The state's two senators are 73 and 81. Gov. Jerry Brown is 76. Rep. Nancy Pelosi, perhaps the best known Democrat in the state, is 74. Between the four of them, they've held their current positions for over eight decades.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, US Senate, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Liberal Political News

Forbes.com

Ukraine Lesson: Missile Defense Is The Missing Link In U.S. Global Strategy

Senator Dianne Feinstein said Sunday that tensions between Russia and the United States have reverted to Cold War levels as a result of Moscow's continuing role in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Strategic Defense Initiative, Vladimir Putin, Business News

UPI

Dianne Feinstein to Putin: 'Man up' about Malaysia Flight 17 crash

Rep. Peter King , R-N.Y., and Sen. Dianne Feinstein , D-Calif., said Sunday that Russian President Vladimir Putin needs to take responsibility for the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. "I think Secretary Kerry laid out the case against Russia -- there can be no reasonable doubt now that Russia was involved, Putin was involved," said King on ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Vladimir Putin

San Jose Mercury News

Dianne Feinstein: Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act will help protect us

Every week, millions of computer networks come under attack by hackers, cyber criminals and hostile foreign nations.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Saxby Chambliss, Opinion, Science / Technology

Mediaite.com

Fox & Friends Tries, Fails to Turn Feinstein's 'Man Up' Remark into Kerry Criticism

Fox & Friends cohost Elisabeth Hasselbeck found Secretary of State John Kerry' s Sunday show rhetoric on downed flight MH17 somewhat lacking in the oomph department, especially when compared to Senator Dianne Feinstein' s call for Russian President Vladimir Putin to " man up ."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Vladimir Putin, Television

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Politico

Political shakeup looms in California

For decades now, Democrats and Republicans here have experienced statewide politics as an interminable waiting game, thanks to a gang of 70- and 80-somethings from the Bay Area who have dominated government for a generation.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barbara Boxer, US Senate, California, Los Angeles, CA

Washington Times

Feinstein to Putin: a oeMan upa

Sen. Dianne Feinstein , chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, says U.S.-Russian relations have devolved to Cold War-era levels and urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to "man up" on the downed Malaysia Airlines passenger jet.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Vladimir Putin

ABC News

Guest Lineups for the Sunday News Shows

ABC's "This Week" - Secretary of State John Kerry; Maen Areikat, ambassador and chief representative, PLO Delegation to the U.S.; Ron Dermer, Israel's ambassador to the U.S. CNN's "State of the Union" - Kerry; Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.; Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas; Robert Turner, Director of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in Gaza ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Michael McCaul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Entertainment

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Ukiah Daily Journal

Congressman Huffman wants more enforcement on trespass growers

Congressman Jared Huffman, D-San Rafael, is concerned with the dangers of trespass marijuana growers who he says pose public and environmental safety concerns, according to a statement released by Huffman's office.

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Related Topix: Drugs, US Politics, US News, Representative Jared Huffman, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison, Mendocino County, CA, US Senate

The Hill

Kerry to appear on all five Sunday shows

Secretary of State John Kerry will appear on all five Sunday shows as worries about the Russian-Ukraine standoff and Israel's ground offensive in Gaza dominate headlines.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Peter King, Representative Robert Turner, US Senate, Democrat

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Settlement nets Davis' campaign $90,000

Rep. Susan Davis, D-San Diego, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, during a question-and-answer session at the San Diego Union-Tribune.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Susan Davis, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Loretta Sanchez, Linda Sanchez

Los Angeles Times

Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Show: 'Cedar Cove'

Bet on Your Baby In the season finale of this cute but, maybe a little creepy, unscripted series, a father guesses how many items his daughter can identify by touch and a 3-year-old picks costumes.

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Related Topix: Iron Chef America, Iron Chef, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Bobby Flay, Life, Food, Chefs, Pennsylvania, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael McCaul

The Fresno Bee

Marc Boyd: Support Yosemite expansion

Naturalist John Muir, considered the father of the National Park Service, wrote in "The Yosemite": "Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul alike."

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Related Topix: Yosemite Valley, CA, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, Yosemite National Park, CA, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Jim Costa, Democrat, US Senate

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