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  1. Migrants in Calais hope to cross the ChannelRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | South Wales Argus

    Border Force staff and other officials such as the French authorities recorded 11,920 attempts between April and July, according to the Home Office. Its records show a steep increase in the number of times illegal immigrants were detected trying to make it into the country since the coalition took power in 2010, when just 10,916 were identified over the financial year.

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  2. Young Ariz. Immigrants Allowed to Get Driver's LicensesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Max

    A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver's licenses. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S. District Judge David Campbell bars the state from enforcing Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying the licenses to about 20,000 immigrants.

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  3. Carly Fiorina Hiring for a Presidential CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Political Wire

    "Carly Fiorina is laying the groundwork for what one ally says is an 'imminent' presidential campaign-one that could launch as early as next month," National Journal reports. "According to three sources with direct knowledge of the situation, she has authorized members of her inner circle to seek out and interview candidates for two key positions on her presidential campaign: political director and communications director.

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  4. Land, water rights needed for Nevada nuclear dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    The federal Energy Department will need to acquire water and land rights before it gets approval to entomb the nation's most radioactive waste beneath a mountain in the Nevada desert, according to a report released Thursday by an the agency being asked to license the project. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission report said most administrative and program elements of the Yucca Mountain repository reviewed by NRC staff members meet commission requirements.

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  5. Carly Fiorina Hiring for Presidential CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | National Journal

    Carly Fiorina is laying the groundwork for what one ally says is an "imminent" presidential campaign-one that could launch as early as next month. The former Hewlett-Packard CEO, who raised her political profile with a failed run against Sen. Barbara Boxer of California in 2010, has frequently been mentioned as a long-shot contender to seek the Republican presidential nomination.

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  6. Coburn Tells '60 Minutes': I'm Glad We Elected ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Max

    Retiring Sen. Tom Coburn, an Oklahoma Republican, said he is glad Barack Obama was elected president during an interview with "60 Minutes" that will air Sunday. The 66-year-old Coburn served in the House from 1995-2001 before becoming a senator in 2005.

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  7. Ex-Ambassador Reich : Castros Are Crowing Over US-Cuba DealRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | News Max

    Cuba's communist leaders must be ecstatic - and a little stunned - over the deal they just got from President Barack Obama because it rewards them handsomely and requires little in return, a former U.S. ambassador to Venezuela who worked with three Republican presidents told Newsmax TV on Thursday. "This is one of the most inexplicable initiatives by a United States administration in the history of foreign policy," Otto Reich, who advised President Ronald Reagan in Cold War-era battles between the U.S. and Cuba in Latin America, told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner.

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  8. Joe Arpaio Disbands Immigration Enforcement SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | News Max

    An Arizona sheriff known for crackdowns on people living in the country illegally is giving up his last major foothold in immigration enforcement efforts that won him popularity among voters but gradually were reined in by Washington and the courts. Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office revealed late Wednesday that it was agreeing to disband a controversial squad that has raided businesses to arrest more than 700 immigrants who were charged with using fake or stolen IDs to get jobs.

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  9. Bobby Jindal 2016: 7 Key Political Positions of GOP Presidential HopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | News Max

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has made his mark on national politics as the first Indian American elected governor. His conservative views and accomplishments would make a 2016 presidential candidate to consider.

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  10. Pro: CIA report encourages terrorists, makes allies reluctant to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Janesville Gazette

    Though they preside over the world's most important nation, our leaders in Washington can be startlingly oblivious to the audiences beyond our shores that watch and listen closely to whatever we say or do. That's the only rational explanation for why - 13 years after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 - Senate Intelligence Committee Democrats issued a graphic, self-flagellating report about the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" methods in the frightening days, weeks and months after that fateful day.

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  11. Sen. Marco Rubio: GOP will 'look at all our options' to...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Raw Story

    Sen. Marco Rubio, , listens to Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, , during a press conference in Miami, Florida on Dec. 18, 2014. Photo by Javier Galeano for Reuters.

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  12. Aerospace & Defense Series: Leading Antitrust Considerations for M&A TransactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | JD Supra

    Aerospace and defense contractors engage in a wide range of mergers, acquisitions and joint venture transactions. Like all companies, aerospace and defense contractors need to be sensitive to antitrust considerations that might limit their ability to complete certain transactions.

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  13. Files of more than 40,000 federal workers breachedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    The computer files of more than 40,000 federal workers may have been compromised by a cyberattack at federal contractor KeyPoint Government Solutions, the second breach this year at a major firm handling national security background investigations of workers at federal agencies, the government confirmed Thursday. Concerned that some data might have been exposed, the Office of Personnel Management has begun notifying the workers that their files were in jeopardy.

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  14. Air Force military, civilians charged in child exploitation investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    During the investigation, called Operation Broken Heart, Lowndes County agents worked with United States Air Force federal agents at Moody Air Force Base to target military and civilians associated with Moody A.F.B. In each instance the conversation between a "14-year-old" and the suspect attempted to develop a relationship by making overtures for a meeting, often requesting photographs and the promise of "having fun." Kirk Jackson, William Taylor II, Todd Buckham, Winston Casady, Wallace Gaskins, Ashton Tyus, Raymond Taylor, James Coleman, Benjamin Reedy, Casey Ellis, Corey Williams were charged with obscene internet contact, internet pornography, and other charges.

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  15. Congress blocks feds from meddling with medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Mashable

    In Congress , it's rare for a spending bill to move forward without a deluge of last-minute additions for politicians' pet projects. But while an amendment to water down banking regulations is drawing scrutiny, two congressmen from California quietly inserted wording that removes funding for the Department of Justice and the Drug Enforcement Administration to interfere with states where medical marijuana is legal.

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  16. Dana Milbank: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, the Republican Party's point man on Cuba, seemed to be struggling to contain his fury as he responded to President Obama's move Wednesday to normalize relations with the Cold War foe. The Cuban-American legislator, addressing a roomful of reporters and photographers in the Capitol, chopped the air with his right hand, fired off terse answers to questions and, frequently raising his voice, spat insults at the Obama administration: Fox News' Chad Pergram asked Rubio why he was so confident the Cuba shift would be a disaster and not a success like the Camp David accords or the Good Friday agreement in Northern Ireland, which also had their critics.

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  17. Arrest made in ID theft caseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Albany Times Union

    An Albany man is in the Rensselaer County jail after he was arrested on seven counts of possessing a forged instrument, East Greenbush police said Thursday. Lateef M. Freeman , 20, of Northern Boulevard was arraigned Saturday and jailed in lieu of $25,000 bail after being taken into custody by New York City police the day before, town police said.

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  18. Stephen Colbert to host last 'Report'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    On Thursday night, Colbert -- the pugnacious, "nation"-inspiring champion -- will host his last "Colbert Report" on Comedy Central. About six months from now, he will take a new role as host of CBS' "Late Show."

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  19. Rand Paul breaks with other 2016 GOP contenders to back Obama's opening to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky arrives for votes on the Senate floor at the US Capitol on Dec. 12, 2014. On Thursday, he told a West Virgina radio station that opening up trade with Cuba 'is probably a good idea.'

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  20. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    10 min ago | Lucianne.com

    Earlier this month it was announced that Florida's Capitol would host a satanic display - now the Michigan Capitol will follow suit. According to MyFoxDetroit, the Satanic Temple in Detroit has created their own holiday display to be set up on the steps the Michigan State Capitol in Lansing starting on Dec. 21. "We really try to provide rational insight where ever the satanic voice might benefit," said Jex Blackmore, director of the Detroit chapter of the Satanic Ministry.

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