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  1. Texas must fight prison rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Former Gov. Rick Perry a year ago defiantly told the U.S. attorney general that Texas would not fully comply with the Prison Rape Elimination Act, putting federal prison funding in jeopardy. Perry, calling the federal guidelines too costly and an infringement on states' rights, said Texas would not raise the age for considering a person an adult in the criminal justice system.


  2. Perry says he's ready for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, the headline speaker for the Lucas County Republican Republican Party annual fund-raising dinner in Maumee tonight, promised that if he becomes a candidate for president in 2016 he'll be better prepared than he was four years earlier. Without waiting to be prompted, speaking to the media before the event, Mr. Perry addressed the question of how he would be a better candidate than he was in 2011, when he was driven from the 2012 Republican contest after an embarrassing debate gaffe.


  3. Sen. Mitch McConnell working on memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The Kentucky Republican told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he planned to tell both his personal story, including overcoming polio as a child in Alabama, and the story of his long career in public life. "It's hard for me to believe it's been four decades in politics," McConnell, 73, said during a telephone interview, adding that the book "gives you an opportunity to convey the lessons you've learned over the years."


  4. Montana's rule on campaign contribution limits is headed back to courtRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The decision by a three-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals said a federal district judge applied the wrong legal standard when he struck down the limitations as a violation of the 1st Amendment. The case will return to district court, where the judge will have to reconsider the issue under terms set down by the 9th Circuit.


  5. Appeals court keeps Obama immigration program locked upRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    The Obama administration suffered another immigration setback Tuesday, as a divided federal appeals court declined to lift a injunction imposed by a Texas-based trial judge. The 2-1 decision by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals means President Barack Obama's executive action deferring deportation of certain immigrants will remain locked up in court for the foreseeable future.


  6. Here's how the first president of the social media age has chosen to connect with AmericansRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Washington Post

    The gathering in Beverly Hills in early April had all the elements typical of a Hollywood pitch meeting: influential celebrities, powerful agents, marketing moguls and social media strategists. The only hint of difference was the presence of a lone government official: Paulette Aniskoff, head of the White House Office of Public Engagement.


  7. Bernie's Burlington backdropRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Politico

    BERNIE'S BURLINGTON BACKDROP : POLITICO's Jonathan Topaz reports : Appreciate BERNIE SANDERS ' announcement day while it lasts. You won't see another one like it this year.


  8. Pentagon chief's take on Iraqis undercuts Obama's strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Defense Secretary Ash Carter's blunt assessment that Iraqi forces lack the 'will to fight' undermines a central premise of President Barack Obama's strategy for defeating the Islamic State: that Iraq's military can effectively handle ground operations so Americans don't have to. Carter's comments in a weekend interview reflect deep concern within some quarters of the administration about the capabilities of Iraq's security forces.


  9. Federal Appeals Court Sides with Texas Against Obama on ImmigrationRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    A federal appeals court on Tuesday denied a request from Justice Department lawyers to allow President Barack Obama's controversial immigration actions to go into effect pending appeal. The decision is a victory for Texas and 25 other states that are challenging the Obama administration's actions, which were blocked by a District Court judge in February.


  10. Jon Stewart helps vets get into show bizRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    President Barack Obama chats with "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart during his first appearance on the show Oct. 27, 2010. Stewart and The Daily Show have developed a five-week boot camp for veterans who want to work in the industry, according to a New York Times report on Monday May 25, 2015.


  11. Hillary is just a hawk. Admit It.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    As if I needed another reason to be frustrated with progressives and liberals who support Hillary as a champion of change, everyone has great reason to be displeased with Clinton on foreign policy. As an investigation by the International Business Times has revealed, the State Department under Clinton approved dozens of multi-Billion dollar weapons sales to nations who had donated large amounts to the Clinton Foundation.


  12. Quotables from NBC's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Week of 5/18Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    In 2014, "The Tonight Show" returned to its New York origins when "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" made its broadcast debut from Studio 6B in Rockefeller Center. Emmy Award- and Grammy Award-winning comedian Jimmy Fallon brings a high-tempo energy to the storied NBC franchise with his welcoming interview style, love of audience participation, spot-on impersonations and innovative sketches.


  13. Very Big News Out of New Orleans on ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | National Review Online

    As Patrick Brennan notes, a three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals just handed the Obama administration a huge defeat. It denied the government's request for an emergency stay of a preliminary injunction blocking implementation of President Obama's immigration amnesty program.


  14. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Four LAPD Police Officers were acquitted of their assault on Rodney King - in spite of overwhelming video evidence that they used excessive force. Four NYPD officers were acquitted after firing 41 shots at Amadou Diallo on the doorstep of his home.


  15. Family tricked son from joining ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... on a Malaysia Airlines flight on February 24 2014, where he was to meet up with his friend who had flown from George Bush International Airport, Houston, to London's Heathrow Airport on February 23, and then onto Istanbul, Turkey, in their quest to ...


  16. Cutchogue Native Graduates From Coastal Carolina UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    Jillian Ball, of Cutchogue, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Education in Elementary Education at Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina. Ball was among more than 1,100 candidates for graduation at the university's commencement exercises on Saturday, May 9, at the HTC Center.


  17. It's not your everyday Americans at Bernie Sanders' kickoff rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Politico

    The self-described democratic socialist kicked off his long-shot run for the White House in his adopted hometown of Burlington, Vt., a lakeside city full of characters who might not have passed the pre-selection process for Hillary Clinton's tour of roundtables. And while Sanders, the state's independent U.S. senator, may barely register on national presidential polls, in Burlington, he's a local hero.


  18. Bernie Sanders 2016: Can he raise a liberal army?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont poses for a portrait in Washington on May 20. Sanders, who is opening his official presidential campaign on Tuesday, is laying out an agenda in step with the party's progressive wing. Self-described "democratic socialist" Bernie Sanders kicks off his campaign for president on Tuesday in his hometown of Burlington, Vt.


  19. Federal Appeals Court Leaves Hold On Obama's Immigration OrdersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals will not lift a hold that has stalled President Obama's plan to shield millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation. The president sought to give temporary protection to people who were brought to the U.S. as children, and to the parents of people who live in the U.S. legally.


  20. Obama Loses Second Bid to Implement Overhaul of ImmigrationRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. President Barack Obama's bid to make overhauling immigration policy a second-term victory was dealt a serious blow as federal judges ruled the effort must remain on hold while 26 states sue to overturn it.