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  1. White House going nuclear on NetanyahuRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | New York Post

    With their gutter sniping failing to stop Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's planned March speech before Congress, White House aides are unloading their full arsenal of bile. "He spat in our face publicly, and that's no way to behave," one Obama aide told an Israeli newspaper.


  2. NHL All-Star Skills Competition 2015 Results: Winners and Twitter ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | BleacherReport

    On the eve of the NHL 's All-Star Game, the top stars in the sport gathered in the Nationwide Arena for the annual Skills Competition. This is often more fun than the actual game because it provides a unique opportunity to see what makes the stars so great in a different setting.


  3. Will: America is threatened by welfare stateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    So, changing social norms is the progressive agenda. To understand how far this has advanced, and how difficult it will be to reverse the inculcation of dependency, consider the data Nicholas Eberstadt deploys in National Affairs quarterly: America's welfare state transfers more than 14 percent of GDP to recipients, with more than a third of Americans taking "need-based" payments.


  4. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KFI

    This week, Palin told reporters for both The Washington Post and ABC News that she is interested in getting into the race. "You can absolutely say that I am seriously interested," Palin said.


  5. Mr. Cub banked on enthusiasmRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    When we are sifting for childhood heroes, we look for what we lack. Even though I grew up in the District, I looked all the way to Chicago to find Ernie Banks .


  6. Sarah Palin, Donald Trump both hint at run for president in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has told several media outlets that she would be interested in running for president in 2016. According to an ABC News story, Palin, the 2008 vice presidential candidate, said she was considereing a run for the White House.


  7. a Pee Wee shotsa are big for American U.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    His teammates refer to them as "Pee Wee shots." They come when a basketball game is on the line and everyone on the court and on the American University bench is almost certain not only who is going to take the shot but that it will probably go in.


  8. Scandinavia: A highly romanticized placeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    "What's there not to love?" actor Will Ferrell enthuses in the second episode of NBC's expat comedy "Welcome to Sweden." "Picking blueberries, outhouses, a year off if you have a baby - even if you don't have a baby, just a year off.


  9. Before it vanishes forever, here are 10 amazing videos from SkyMalla s YouTube channelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    By now you've probably heard the shocking news: SkyMall - the Home Shopping Network of print publications - has filed for bankruptcy and will soon be no more because people can't unglue their eyes from their smartphones. When the magazine vanishes this spring, so too do revolutionary solutions to many pressing first world problems, especially those involving wine storage, pet urine, back pain, bird feeding, vegetable mincing, cold body parts, alcohol sniffing , dog shedding, toilet seating, men's butt enhancing , sleep standing, toe massaging and - perhaps most importantly - golf ball storage.


  10. Sarah Palin for president: Interest there for former vice-presidential candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Sarah Palin for president? It seems that Palin could have interest in running for the office and that she could have an eye on the 2016 elections . According to a report from The Washington Post on Saturday , the former Governor of Alaska is "seriously interested" in making a run at it.


  11. 'The Boy Next Door' was top movie on opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Jennifer Lopez leads the cast in 'The Boy Next Door', a psychological thriller that explores a forbidden attraction that goes much too far. According to The Washington Post " The Boy Next Door " movie that was released in theaters on Jan. 23, is categorized as a thriller, even though most people talk about the romantic session that is the springboard to the plot.


  12. Michael Booth: Northern overexposure: Scandinavia is no utopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TwinCities

    "What's there not to love?" actor Will Ferrell enthuses in the second episode of NBC's expat-comedy "Welcome to Sweden." "Picking blueberries, outhouses, a year off if you have a baby -- even if you don't have a baby, just a year off.


  13. Virginia GOP elects John Whitbeck as new chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    John Whitbeck, a 38-year-old lawyer from Loudoun County, ran on a platform of healing a fissure within the party and expanding the party's reach through a renewed focus on fundraising. "It is time to shed our divisive labels," Whitbeck said in a speech to party faithful, according to remarks provided to The Washington Post ahead of time.


  14. D.C. police urged 'Meet the Press' execs to use picture of high-capacity magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    This video frame grab image provided by "Meet the Press" shows host David Gregory holding what he described as a high-capacity ammunition magazine. D.C. police told the show in advance that displaying the magazine would be illegal and advised showing a photograph instead.


  15. Shutting down civil forfeitureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Last week, Attorney General Eric Holder struck a major blow against a federal program that has long been an affront to constitutional principles. Holder, who will be leaving office as soon as his replacement is confirmed, announced limits on the civil asset forfeiture program through which state and local law enforcement agencies seize property without due process, launder it through federal agencies and profit from the proceeds.


  16. Sarah Palin: I'm "Seriously Interested" in a White House RunRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Townhall

    Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin told The Washington Post in an interview Friday that she is "seriously interested" in running for the White House in 2016. "You can absolutely say that I am seriously interested," Palin said, when asked to clarify her thinking about a possible presidential bid.


  17. Obama officials speaking more openly on racial tensions, reformRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    As the White House Task Force on 21st Century Policing works to deliver recommendations to President Obama by early March, top administration officials are speaking more openly about the nation's still-simmering racial tensions and making more expansive declarations about coming reform. For the past five months, the Obama administration has carefully navigated the emotional and politically-charged dialogue on policing in minority communities that was thrust upon a reluctant nation last year following several high-profile police killings of unarmed black men.


  18. Palin 'seriously interested' in 2016 run, adding another big name to growing potential fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    The 50-year-old Palin made her comment before speaking on Saturday at the Iowa Freedom Summit, the first big conservative gathering of potential 2016 GOP presidential candidates. Palin first told ABC News, while serving wild boar chili on Thursday to the homeless in Las Vegas, that she is interested in the 2016 presidential election.


  19. Palin covers wide range in Freedom Summit speechRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | USA Today

    Sarah Palin hints at 2016 run for president Palin threaded fond memories of Iowa amid a scattershot address to the crowd. Check out this story on Sarah Palin speaks at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines, Iowa.


  20. Unelected Saudi king dies, elected Venezuelan president died, US, UK politicians reactRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Dear Kitty

    Hugo ChA vez was elected President of Venezuela four times from 1998 through 2012 and was admired and supported by a large majority of that country's citizens, largely due to his policies that helped the poor . King Abdullah was the dictator and tyrant who ran one of the most repressive regimes on the planet.