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  1. Rick Santorum to launch second GOP presidential bidRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    In this photo taken on May 21, 2015, file photo, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City. He exceeded the political world's expectations by scoring a second-place finish in the race for the Republican presidential nomination four years ago.


  2. Rick Santorum launching second White House runRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    From the witness stand, Christina Blache could finally do what she had most wanted and most feared: She looked for the first time at the man who shot her, who killed her friend, who ravaged so many lives. By JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSON Associated Press Police in Grand Forks, North Dakota, are trying to find out what prompted a U.S. airman to walk into a Wal-Mart Supercenter and kill one... An autopsy will determine if a man had drugs or alcohol in his system when he fatally shot one worker and injured a second before killing himself at a North Dakota Wal-Mart store, police said Wednesday.


  3. FBI probe into FIFA corruption accuses officials of bribery in...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'A World Cup of fraud': Attorney General condemns global soccer and reveals 'hidden accounts with tens of millions' used by 14 FIFA execs charged with taking $150m bribes amid 'rampant corruption' Thousands of homes destroyed, 18 dead and Texas could get MORE flooding: Officials warn that dam is on the brink of failure and say state could be hit by further storms Baltimore sees deadliest month in 15 YEARS with 35 people murdered in May - just one month after Freddie Gray riots took over the city PIERS MORGAN: You're done, Blatter: Thanks, America for finally taking down the corrupt, poisonous toad of FIFA who's been sucking the life out of football for years India's killer heatwave is now so hot it causes the roads to MELT: Death toll soars above 1,100 and people are told to stay indoors as crisis continues Woman wakes up to find her boyfriend, 37, dead in bed next to her one day after ... (more)


  4. Christie pushes for extension of Patriot Act [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Item

    Christie, who appeared on Fox News' Fox & Friends show Wednesday morning, said he'll announce next month whether he's running for president in 2016 and described many of the other potential GOP candidates as people he likes. Christie said he also doesn't mind Fox limiting its presidential debate to 10 candidates, saying without such a limit there wouldn't be time for everyone to speak.


  5. Santorum poised to join 2016 fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Santorum poised to join 2016 field Former senator Rick Santorum is poised to once again seek the Republican presidential nomination. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1HwcnGI Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum speaks at the Republican Party of Iowa's Lincoln Dinner on May 16, 2015, in Des Moines.


  6. Decoding racial tensions in United States: UpdatedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Trinidad and Tobago News

    The shooting and killing of unarmed 17 year-old African-American male Trayvon Martin on 26 February 2012 in Sanford, Florida; the 24 November 2014 "no indictment for officer Wilson" verdict arrived at by the grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, in regard to the shooting and killing of the unarmed African-American teenager Michael Brown and the subsequent 3 December "no indictment" verdict by a grand jury in Staten Island, New York City, in favor of a white police officer in the New York Police Department , Daniel Pantaleo, for the "chokehold death" of an unarmed, forty-six year-old African-American man, Eric Garner; the 2 March 2015 killing of 12 year-old African-American male Tamir in Cleveland; the 6 March 2015 shooting and killing of unarmed 19 year- old African-American male Tony Terrell Robinson in Madison, Wisconsin; the 7 April 2015 killing of unarmed African-American man 50 year-old ... (more)


  7. Kirkpatrick's Decision Prompts Ratings Changes in 2 Arizona RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Up to this point, McCain was considered a heavy favorite for re-election to a sixth term, in part because the senator has proven to be a tough campaigner. Moreover, Republicans have carried The Grand Canyon State in the last four presidential elections, and Democrats haven't won an Arizona Senate race since 1988.


  8. Reports: Rick Santorum is running for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Reports: Rick Santorum is running for president Santorum joines a growing GOP field that is likely to include more than a dozen candidates. Check out this story on WFAA.com: http://usat.ly/1HKVygs USA TODAY's Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page explains the four reasons why Rick Santorum is worth watching for the Republican Presidential nomination in 2016.


  9. Rick Santorum: Things to know about the GOP candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Rick Santorum, the former Pennsylvania senator who won the 2012 Iowa caucuses by a hair, is widely expected to enter the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Wednesday. Here are some key things to know: A hard-driving social conservative, Santorum was the surprise success story of the 2012 presidential election, coming from the back of the pack to eke out a win in the leadoff Iowa caucuses.


  10. Memorial Day: Honoring Soldiers Who Were Driven by Core American ValuesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In today's Memorial Day, I'm grateful that Barack Obama is in the White House and that our great nation has not entered into an unnecessary costly war. This Memorial Day, no one talks about former Vice President Dick Cheney's ties to key Iraq invasion and occupation contractor Halliburton.


  11. Rick again! Rick again! Rick againRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Harry's Place

    Former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum, who came surprisingly close to beating Mitt Romney for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination , is giving it another shot . Like Mike Huckabee, he seems to be aiming his camapign at the blue-collar conservatives who favored him over Mitt Romney in the 2012 Republican primaries.


  12. Santorum to announce 2016 presidential campaign today - VIDEO:...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Fox News

    The former Republican Pennsylvania senator, while hoping to build off his solid performance in 2012, begins the race as a heavy underdog facing a crowded field. He planned to make his announcement surrounded by factory workers on the floor of a thriving business near his western Pennsylvania hometown, a carefully scripted setting designed to showcase his focus on the working class.


  13. Santorum Running for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

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  14. Santorum IIRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Rick Klein : "He comes to the race as last time's runner-up, the guy who outlasted the Cain-Bachmann-Gingrich-and-company primary to be the last man standing against Mitt Romney. That might be Rick Santorum's advantage, but it will also be his burden.


  15. Incredulity Among Allies Greets U.S. Policy After Years of FollyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Sun

    All polls and even informal observations by well-connected people confirm that the world's opinion of the United States as a serious world power has eroded markedly. As President Obama and his entourage and imperishable following persevere in their conviction that this president's benign championship of non-intervention, arms control, and giving rogue states the benefit of the doubt is winning hearts and minds to a new conception of a kindly, detached America, it is clearer every week that this administration's foreign policy is contemplated with astonishment and contempt by practically everyone else.


  16. Morning Plum: Is GOP again shooting itself in foot with Latinos?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Which raises the question: Will continued GOP opposition to Obama's executive actions - as distinct from their foot-dragging on legislative reform - further complicate their efforts to do better than Mitt Romney among Latinos in 2016? Bloomberg notes: Backers of Obama's action said the case will exacerbate frustration among Hispanic voters, an increasingly powerful bloc, and solidify their anger at Republican lawmakers who've thwarted changes to U.S. immigration law. "The GOP is trying to make this into some sort of legal issue about the president's executive authority," Frank Sharry, executive director of America's Voice, a pro-immigration group, said in a telephone interview. 2 comments

  17. Appeals court deals Obama with immigration setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blue

    President Barack Obama's plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation was dealt another setback on Tuesday when a U.S. appeals court refused to lift a block put in place by 26 states that argued Obama overstepped his authority. By a 2-1 vote that could pave the way to a Supreme Court ruling, the judges from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans ruled that Obama's executive action should remain on hold pending further judicial proceedings.


  18. Can Rick Santorum catch fire again?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    The former senator from Pennsylvania won the Republican caucuses in Iowa by just 34 votes - a big victory for an upstart presidential candidate with little organization or money - and became the conservative alternative to eventual nominee Mitt Romney. All told, Mr. Santorum won 11 nominating contests and accumulated the second-highest vote total after Mr. Romney.


  19. How the 1815 Congress of Vienna determined the outcome of last week's Polish presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Swing State Project

    In a stunner, Polish President BronisA aw Komorowski of the center-right Civic Platform lost his bid for re-election on Sunday in a runoff. Komorowski took just 48.5 percent of the vote, while the winner, Andrzej Duda of the Law and Justice party, captured 51.5 percent.


  20. 5 Things You Should Know About Rick SantorumRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    After taking the silver medal in the 2012 GOP presidential primary, former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum is making a second bid for the White House. Expected to launch his campaign near his boyhood home in Butler County, Pa., Wednesday evening, Santorum faces a very different - and much larger - field than four years ago.