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  1. Could Schneider face a primary foe?Read the original story

    33 min ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Democrat Brad Schneider is in Washington, D.C., this week, having met with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Tuesday about a potential third rematch run against Republican U.S. Rep. Bob Dold in 2016. Highland Park Mayor Nancy Rotering is in the capital this week, too, talking to people to explore a run as a Democrat for the same seat in the north suburban 10th Congressional District.

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  2. Latest Florida and South Carolina Primary Poll ResultsRead the original story

    33 min ago | PRWeb

    More good news for Scott Walker, Jeb Bush stays stable, the poll was conducted before the latest Clinton email issue. Said Doug Kaplan President of Gravis Insights There are many states in the union that do not stand on equal political ground, but that is not true for the Southern States from Florida to South Carolina.

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  3. Navy joins search for missing 17-year-old hiker in HawaiiRead the original story

    33 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    A Navy helicopter team has joined the search for a 17-year-old hiker who's been missing in Hawaii for nearly a week. Honolulu news station Hawaii News Now reports a group from the Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron joined the search for Daylenn "Moke" Pua at the request of the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  4. Clinton used personal email - " but ousted ambassador was chastised for doing the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Fox News

    While Hillary Clinton tries to deflect suggestions of wrongdoing in her use of a personal email account to conduct governmental business during her years as secretary of state, a U.S. ambassador under her watch was sharply reprimanded for doing the same -- and reportedly, it contributed to his being forced to resign. Scott Gration, then-ambassador to Kenya under Clinton, resigned shortly before the release of a damning inspector general report in 2012 .

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  5. New play brings Supreme Court Justice Scalia to the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Tribune

    Actor Edward Gero has spent a lot of time in court over the past year - the Supreme Court to be exact - watching, studying and listening to one justice in particular, seeing how he behaves. Justice Antonin Scalia, 79, is one of the court's most conservative, outspoken and polarizing characters, and now those qualities are providing the ingredients for a new play.

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  6. Sheriffs from Colorado, elsewhere sue state over legal potRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Tribune

    Ten sheriffs from three different states sued Colorado Thursday for decriminalizing marijuana - joining a handful of recent legal challenges urging courts to strike down the state's legalization of recreational pot. "A state may not establish its own policy that is directly counter to federal policy against trafficking in controlled substance," the sheriffs argue in the lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Denver.

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  7. Senate Democrats press for vote on attorney general nomineeRead the original story

    35 min ago | KFBB

    President Barack Obama nominated Loretta Lynch in November. She now serves as U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York.

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  8. MSNBC Fail: Man Pretending to Be Delta Passenger Drops Profanities On AirRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Gateway Pundit

    A Delta flight from Atlanta to New York City slid off the runway on Thursday during a snowstorm in New York City. The "passenger", who told MSNBC he was Larry Donnell of the New York Giants, tells host Andrea Mitchell, "I'll f*ck her in the p*ssy."

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  9. Ungab stays mumRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Sun-Star

    RONDA Vice Mayor Jonnah John Ungab is tight-lipped about the controversies hounding him but said these are taking their toll on his five children. He begged off from commenting on the issues involving his wife Pearl and his former associate, lawyer Jiecel Tiu, when Sun.Star Cebu chanced upon him at the lobby of a Cebu City hotel yesterday noon.

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  10. Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Iran's growing influence in Iraq is setting off alarm bells, and nowhere is the problem starker than in the high-stakes battle for Tikrit. It marks a crucial fight in the bigger war to expel the Islamic State group from Iraq , and yet Iran and the Shiite militias it empowers - not the U.S. - are leading the charge.

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  11. Boston bombing victim recalls seeing her shredded legRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | KFBB

    FILE - This undated file photo released Friday, April 19, 2013, by the FBI shows Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday, March 4, 2015, in Tsarnaev... .

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  12. How Gay Republican Groups Are Getting GOP Hopefuls Ready for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | National Journal

    Ben Carson's comments on prisons and choice pose a problem that outside groups aligned with the GOP are ready to fight. Gay rights supporter Vin Testa waves a rainbow flag outside the U.S. Supreme Court building on June 26, 2013 in Washington, D.C. For the previous 36 hours, political and media attention had been engrossed in the fallout from Hillary Clinton's exclusive use of a personal email to conduct government business while running the state department.

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  13. Capitol Hill Buzz: On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Snow falls on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 5, 2015. The U.S. federal government said its offices in the Washington area will be closed Thursday because of a new round of winter weather expected in the region.

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  14. One way or another, we need to see ethics reform in Albany this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | SILive.com

    If Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver had not been charged with accepting bribes and kickbacks and disguising it as legitimate income -- and subsequently stepping down from his position -- Albany would probably be focused solely on the budget and not on enacting ethics reforms. But as the case may be, the 21-year tenure of Silver ended with pressure from both Republicans and members of his own party asking him to remove himself, and thus began the debate of how to enact ethics reform.

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  15. Kris Connor/Getty ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | National Journal

    We don't know if Russia or China hacked Clinton's emails, and we may never know, security experts said. Hillary Clinton pledged on Twitter late Wednesday to make public work-related emails from her time as secretary of State, but the vow does little to answer growing questions about the transparency or security of her communications.

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  16. Major survey shows most Americans support same-sex marriageRead the original story

    36 min ago | KIII

    In the late 1980s, support for gay marriage was essentially unheard of in America. Just a quarter century later, it's now favored by clear majority of Americans.

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  17. Mayor Emanuel Announces Summer Job Program to Engage and Educate...Read the original story

    36 min ago | City of Chicago

    City to Create Hundreds of Additional Summer Jobs Through Successful One Summer Chicago Program for Youth Looking to Educate Communities on President Obama's Executive Actions on Immigration Building on the success of last year's One Summer Chicago initiative, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Department of Family and Support Services are pleased to announce a special new summer jobs program for youth to learn about and disseminate information in their communities about immigration programs that may affect them.

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  18. #tbt Trivia: How Well Do You Know Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Roll Call

    The only thing better than celebrating a birthday is celebrating it all year long. Roll Call is turning 60, and we're doing a whole bunch of stuff to mark six decades of covering Congress.

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  19. Republicans want more Clinton emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Age

    A Congress inquiry into attacks in Libya in 2012 has been extended and threatens to mar Hillary Clinton's campaign to be president. An investigative committee in the US Congress will subpoena former secretary of state Hillary Clinton's personal emails about the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012.

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  20. Seoul-attack envoy `doing well'Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | The Standard

    The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, was recovering from surgery yesterday after having his face and arm slashed by a knife-wielding activist in an attack applauded by North Korean media. The United States condemned the "act of violence" that saw the ambassador rushed to hospital where his condition was described as stable after 2 hours of surgery that included 80 stitches to a deep gash on his right cheek.

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