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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post
In this Friday, May 27, 2011, file photo, journalist James Foley responds to questions during an interview with The Associated Press, in Boston.
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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A New York prosecutor announced Tuesday that he would ask a grand jury to consider charges in the death of a black man placed in an apparent chokehold by a white police officer.
5 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus touted Arkansas' role Tuesday in the party's fight to take control of the U.S. Senate, as he kicked off a series of visits to the state by national GOP figures over the next week.
9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Uber has hired David Plouffe, the campaign manager for Barack Obama 's two presidential wins, to help the taxi-hailing app win battles with regulators and soften its image in the public sphere.
12 hrs ago | USA Today
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid voiced confidence about Democrats keeping control of the Senate, but he's concerned about the race in South Dakota.
14 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal
President Barack Obama is struggling to find the right words to say about the death of Michael Brown , the 18-year-old fatally shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., last week, and the resulting unrest.
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Texas Governor Rick Perry will vigorously fight a two-count felony indictment returned by a state grand jury last week charging him with abuse of power, his lawyers said on Monday, calling the prosecution "outrageous."
A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Monday urged the Federal Reserve to restrict its crisis lending programs for big banks, which were criticized as bailouts during the 2007-2009 meltdown.
An unarmed black teenager had marijuana in his system when he was fatally shot six times by a white police officer, two people familiar with the official county autopsy of Michael Brown said Monday.
Arizona Sen. John McCain and New Hampshire Republican Senate hopeful Scott Brown say U.S. foreign policy is weak and ineffective under President Barack Obama.
Myanmar's downtrodden Rohingya Muslims have been denied citizenship, targeted in deadly sectarian violence and corralled into dirty camps without aid.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal obtained a copy of the former Secretary of State's standard speaking contract, as well as supporting emails, related to her agreement to be the keynote speaker at the UNLV Foundation dinner in October.
The U.S. has expanded its air campaign in Iraq with attacks aimed at helping Iraqi forces regain control of the strategic Mosul dam.
Of all the responses to the recent police shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo.
GOP super PAC plans gay-rights push this fall American Unity, founded by billionaire Paul Singer, racks up string of victories in state contests.
In a rare move for him, the president planned a break in the middle of his Martha's Vineyard vacation to return to Washington on Sunday night for unspecified meetings with Vice President Joe Biden and other advisers.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 07:55 pm
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