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  1. Make My DayIT Sucks to Be a BritRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2010 | American Reporter

    Ten years ago this week, democracy and fair play got mugged by five Supreme Court justices who overruled the will of more than 50 million Americans and made George W. Bush president. Al Gore defeated George W. Bush in the popular vote nationally by nearly 540,000 votes in the 2000 presidential election.

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  2. Make My DayMcSTUPID Lawsuits by McDONALD'S McLAWYERSRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2010 | American Reporter

    August is usually the silly season for news, but this year it seems somehow different; America seems to be drowning in dumb.

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  3. Secret diplomacy leads to thaw in U.S.-Cuba relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    Fresh off his 2012 re-election victory, President Barack Obama summoned senior advisers to a series of meetings, asking them to "think big" about a second-term agenda, including the possibilities of new starts with long-standing U.S. foes such as Iran and Cuba. Two years later, after painstaking secret diplomacy on separate but surprisingly similar tracks, efforts with Tehran and Havana are in full swing.

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  4. On Native GroundTHE Gop Still Hates WomenRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Feb. 22, 2012 Updated 7:30pm ET -- The stage is set tonight in Mesa, Ariz., for mistakes that make political history. Will the candidates come through? The 20th GOP presidential debate kicks off at 8pm Eastern, 8pm Central time, on CNN, and all four candidates - who have canceled out of two other debates and have just one more to go, on March 19 - are salivating at the chance one or more of their rivals will say or do something that dramatically shifts the outcome of the race for the Republican nomination in August.

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  5. On Native GroundON the Human Scale, is America a Lightweight?Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Reporter

    How many ways can we, as a nation, score points off the former senator, vice president and presidential candidate? Let me count the ways. First, he cheated on his lovely wife Elizabeth, who was far better suited to be president than he was.

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  6. Obama and the Beginning of the End of the Cuban EmbargoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Truthdig

    The failed United States policy against Cuba, which has for more than half a century stifled relations between these neighboring countries and inflicted generations of harm upon the Cuban people, may finally be collapsing. On Wednesday morning, we learned that Alan Gross, a U.S. government contractor convicted in Cuba for spying, had been released after five years in prison.

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  7. The CrisisWHAT You Really Lost TodayRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Last week's presidential debate was supposed to cover foreign policy issues, but the ongoing market meltdown was too big to ignore. Just the same, when the debate turned to global matters, John McCain and Barack Obama responses were merely a reinforcement of the conventional wisdom.

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  8. Grimes Says Paul Can't Run for Two OfficesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Political Wire

    Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes told WHAS-TV that she might take Sen. Rand Paul to court to block him from running both for president and reelection to the U.S. Senate in 2016. She added: "We'll look to the court for any guidance that is needed.

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  9. Cuba-United States relations: five decades of feudRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | ABC News

    The United States and Cuba plan to restore diplomatic relations and end more than five decades of fierce animosity that at one point took the world to the edge of nuclear conflict. The presence of Soviet missiles in Cuba provokes standoff between Moscow and Washington.

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  10. Barack Obama takes on the Cuba lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    With his announcement that the United States will open negotiations and try to normalize relations with Cuba, President Barack Obama is trying to break the hold of the Cuba lobby once and for all. In historical terms, that's a remarkable undertaking.

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  11. Deal between U.S., Cuba culminated 18 months of secret talksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    During a 2007 campaign debate when his White House prospects still seemed mostly like a pipe dream, Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois was asked if, as president, he would sit down to talk to with leaders of countries like North Korea, Venezuela, Iran and Cuba. "I would," he bluntly replied.

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  12. Secret diplomacy brings about thaw in US-Cuba relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Fresh off his 2012 re-election victory, President Barack Obama summoned senior advisers to a series of meetings, asking them to "think big" about a second-term agenda, including the possibilities of new starts with long-standing U.S. foes such as Iran and Cuba. Two years later, after painstaking secret diplomacy on separate but surprisingly similar tracks, efforts with Tehran and Havana are in full swing.

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  13. Obama restores diplomatic ties to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TwinCities

    President Barack Obama on Wednesday ordered the restoration of full diplomatic relations with Cuba and the opening of an embassy in Havana for the first time in more than a half-century as he vowed to "cut loose the shackles of the past" and sweep aside one of the last vestiges of the Cold War. The surprise announcement came at the end of 18 months of secret negotiations that produced a prisoner swap brokered with the help of Pope Francis and concluded by a telephone call between Obama and President Raul Castro.

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  14. Miami reacts to Obama's Cuba move: Tears of joy, cries of 'traitor'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... and oppose the embargo of Cuba. That shift has been felt in national politics. Analyses of the 2012 presidential election results showed that almost half of Cuban Americans voted for Obama. That same year, Joe Garcia became the first Cuban American ...

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  15. Cuba is a process, not a destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Signs with photographs of Cuban President Raul Castro and his brother Fidel Castro hang outside a carpentry shop in Havana December 17, 2014. Signs with photographs of Cuban President Raul Castro and his brother Fidel Castro hang outside a carpentry shop in Havana December 17, 2014.

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  16. AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. ESTRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    A U.S. official says North Korea perpetrated an unprecedented act of cyberwarfare against Sony Pictures that exposed tens of thousands of sensitive documents and escalated to threats of terrorist attacks that ultimately drove the studio to cancel all release plans for "The Interview," the film at the heart of the attack. Federal investigators have now connected the Sony Pictures hack to the isolated communist nation, according to an official who spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to openly discuss an ongoing criminal case.

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  17. Obama has power to further weaken Cuba sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Star Online

    President Barack Obama has the power to further weaken U.S. sanctions against the Communist-run island beyond the normalization of relations with Havana that he announced on Wednesday, sanctions experts said. While the restoration of diplomatic ties to Havana after decades of animosity was a big breakthrough, the real obstacle to normal ties between the two countries is the decades-old embargo.

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  18. Obama Says People Should 'Go to the Movies'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... think is serious and credible, then we'll alert the public." Mitt Romney, Obama's opponent in the 2012 presidential election, wrote on Twitter: "@SonyPictures don't cave, fight: release @TheInterview free online globally. Ask viewers for voluntary ...

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  19. Grimes: Rand can't run for president and SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Politico

    Alison Lundergan Grimes, Kentucky's secretary of State, is threatening to take Rand Paul to court to block him from running both for president and reelection to the Senate in 2016. In her first television interview since Sen. Mitch McConnell routed her by 15 points last month, the Democratic Senate nominee declared that she will not be "bullied" by Paul, who is a heavy favorite to win a second Senate term if he's allowed to stay on the ballot.

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  20. Barack Obama Fast FactsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    2000 - Runs for the U.S. House seat in Illinois' 1st District and loses to former Black Panther Bobby Rush. November 2004 - Wins the U.S. Senate race in Illinois, defeating Alan Keyes.

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