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3 hrs ago | National Public Radio

U.S. Clears Egypt For Some Military Assistance

The Obama administration said Tuesday it has certified that Egypt is upholding its 35-year-old peace treaty with Israel and therefore qualifies for some military and counterterrorism assistance.


Related Topix: Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Liberal Political News

4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

Kansas farmer gets kidney donation from fellow hunter

Two hunters brought together by a love of the outdoors formed a friendship leading one to donate a kidney to the other, a friendship that has led to a foundation aimed at sharing the outdoors with others.


Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Kansas, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, Kidney Cancer, Health

8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

Boogeymen and shady deals define spin for Senate

In this April 9, 2013, file photo, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks with reporters about gun control at the Capitol in Washington.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Cory Gardner, US House of Representatives, Painting, Arts, Healthcare Law, Law, Senator Kay Hagan

Tue Apr 22, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

The most 'scandalous' politicians are family men

In the age of round-the-clock media coverage and social media, politicians are losing their "cookie cutter" images and their claims of great family values sometimes ring hollow.


Related Topix: University of Houston, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Larry Craig

WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Oklahoma faces budget crisis despite economic boom

Oklahoma's oil patch is booming, its capital city is thriving and the unemployment rate is falling through the floor, testifying to the state's roaring recovery from the recession.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, US House of Representatives, Oklahoma, Tax, Mike Pence, Mary Fallin, US Governors


GOP primary to fill seat after cocaine scandal

Four Republican candidates are facing off Tuesday in a primary in southwestern Florida for a seat left open by the resignation of a congressman following a cocaine scandal.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

Bellingham Herald

Udall ad attacks GOP's Gardner over abortion

The 30-second spot against Republican Rep. Cory Gardner confirms that Udall will revisit the Democratic playbook of attacking Republicans on women's rights that enabled Sen. Michael Bennet to fend off a strong GOP challenge in 2010 and has helped shift this swing state to Democratic control.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Representative Cory Gardner, Senator Michael Bennet

ABC News

GOP's Sen. Rand Paul Promotes School Choice

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is taking his message of a more inclusive Republican Party to Chicago, where he promoted school choice for poor families and planned to meet students at University of Chicago.


Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News, Senator Rand Paul, University of Chicago

94.5 The Fox

The GOP's limp 'emasculate Obama' ploy

Out and about this weekend, I saw no less than three men who appeared to be heterosexual wearing little buns on the tops of their heads.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Dick Cheney, George Bush


Japan, US struggle to bridge gap on freer trade

Japanese and U.S. negotiators are struggling to reach a preliminary agreement on a free trade pact that might have served as a centerpiece for President Barack Obama's visit to Tokyo this week.


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, Agriculture, Science, Eric Cantor, US House of Representatives

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Earth Day's beginnings rooted in 1970s activism

U.S. Sen. Edmund Muskie , author of the 1970 Clean Air Act, addressed an estimated 40,000 to 60,000 people at Earth Day in Philadelphia.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Environmental Law, Law, Activism, US News, US Politics, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives, California


Okla. governor signs energy measure, other bills

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin has signed legislation that encourages the development of traditional fuels as well as alternative forms of energy.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, US House of Representatives, Oklahoma Government, Oklahoma, Mary Fallin, US Governors

Mon Apr 21, 2014

ABC News

Lawmaker Shelves Bill to Name Bible as State Book

Republican Rep. Thomas Carmody told the state House on Monday that he wouldn't pursue the measure.


Related Topix: William Thomas, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News


US rules against Mexico, Turkey in steel dispute

President Barack Obama 's administration on Monday sided with American steel producers in a politically charged international trade dispute, ruling that imported steel reinforcing bar from Mexico and Turkey unfairly undercuts U.S. prices.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Rob Portman, US Senate, Business News

ABC News

Bob Dole Says US Should Send Weapons to Ukraine

Former Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole said Monday that the U.S. should send weapons, including tanks, to Ukraine to help it resist Russia's moves on its territory and to send Russian President Vladimir Putin a strong message.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Yoder, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, Joe Biden

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Congressional race in SW Florida heats up

GOP voters of southwest FL have either been entertained or appalled by the allegations made by the candidates seeking to replace their congressman.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Trey Radel, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Fort Myers, FL, US Governors, Sarah Palin

ABC News

UAW Withdraws Appeal of Volkswagen Union Vote

The United Auto Workers is withdrawing its appeal of the outcome of a union vote at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Tennessee.


Related Topix: US Senate, Bob Corker, US Politics, US News, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

GOP making bold play for US Senate seat in Oregon

The GOP is making a bold play for a U.S. Senate seat in reliably Democratic Oregon, where a Republican hasn't been elected to a statewide office in more than a decade.


Related Topix: US News, Gordon Smith, US Politics, Senator Jeff Merkley, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon, Healthcare Law, Law, Barack Obama

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Gender gap under Ohio governor nearly $10 an hour

A newspaper investigation has found the average pay gap between men and women in the offices of four of Ohio's five elected statewide officials has grown to as much as almost $10 an hour, as it's shrunk to under a dollar across the rest of state government.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, US Senate, US Governors, John Kasich

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Sen. Warren willing to take on system

Sen. Elizabeth Warren spoke with USA TODAY Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page outside of the Capitol about her new book, the issues she's most focused on and whether she'll run for president.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Scott Brown, Healthcare Law, Law