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  1. CIA apologizes for spying on Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

    CIA Director John Brennan apologized to the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday and admitted the agency spied on computers used by its staffers who prepared an investigation of the controversial post 9/11 CIA interrogation and detention program.

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  2. Underwater Video Captures Treasure Hunter's Find of a Lifetime...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    As the underwater video camera followed Eric Schmitt's hand digging through the sand, the 27-year-old salvager suddenly let out a series of frantic gurgled screams and shouts.

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  3. A man of contradictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deutsche Welle

    Paul Singer has been called many things, from "vulture capitalist" to generous philanthropist and progressive father.

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  4. Trey Gowdy Interrogates Democrat-Invited Law Prof on IRS Scandal -...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    Trey Gowdy Interrogates Democrat-Invited Law Prof on IRS Scandal - Watch What Happens When the Witness Doesn't Answer His Questions Rep. Trey Gowdy grilled a University of Baltimore law professor during a Wednesday House hearing and made a compelling case as to why a special counsel is needed to investigate the IRS scandal.

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  5. Washington lawmaker kicks off Republicans' "War for Women"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    With polls giving an advantage to Democrats among female voters, House Republicans are launching what they call a "War for Women" with Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., taking centerstage.

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  6. House Republicans Vow To Stay In Washington Until They Vote On Border FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    After canceling a vote on funding to address the border crisis because not enough House Republicans supported it, GOP members were scrambling for a new solution so they don't go home to face constituents with nothing.

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  7. Senate sends $16.3-billion Veterans Affairs reform bill to ObamaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Congressional negotiators Sen. Bernie Sanders , left, and Rep. Jeff Miller shake hands as they outline their agreement on a compromise to fix the vast healthcare system responsible for treating the nation's veterans.

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  8. Senate Fails On Border Crisis FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Efforts by Congress to approve money for what most deem a crisis along the southern border were in shambles on Thursday evening, after the Senate failed to approve its funding bill and the House was forced to rework its plans to win more Republican votes.

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  9. Pelosi: GOP's 'red meat' strategy is a loserRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    On the last day before Congress takes a five-week summer recess, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks to reporters about Republicans pushing through legislation to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, after accusing him of deliberately exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority, at the Capitol ... (more)

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  10. Congress passes VA overhaul, $11B in highway, mass transit fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    Congress passed a landmark bill Thursday to help veterans avoid long waits for health care and fix other problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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  11. Congress votes final passage on highway billRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio defends the work of the GOP during a brief news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014, as Congress prepares to leave for a five-week summer recess.

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  12. Big Island Dairy showcases its state-of-the art facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | West Hawaii Today

    Big Island Dairy, the largest of two dairies in Hawaii, held an open house Monday to showcase advances the dairy has accomplished since changing ownership in December 2012.

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  13. Congress Approves $16.3 Billion VA Health Care BillRead the original story

    1 hr ago | National Public Radio

    With a 91-3 vote in the Senate Thursday, Congress has passed a massive $16.3 billion bill to address problems with health care for veterans and other problems with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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  14. Senate Democrats Give In On Transportation Funding, Accept GOP PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    With time running out to avert cutbacks in federal transportation money due to start on Friday, Democratic leaders in the U.S. Senate agreed to accept a Republican plan to extend funding for highway and transit construction through May 2015.

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  15. Ebola outbreak to cast shadow over Obama summitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KDWN

    Leaders from nations gripped by an Ebola outbreak are pulling out of President Barack Obama's gathering of African leaders in Washington next week, though the White House says the health crisis won't impact the three-day summit.

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  16. This Will Make Some Special Education Advocates Really HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    New York students with disabilities will be held to the same academic standards and take the same standardized tests as other kids their age next school year, the U.S. Education Department said Thursday, spurning the state's efforts to change the policy.

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  17. The secret George W. Bush book projectRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Politico

    George W. Bush worked on the book in secret for two years, without a book deal, without dribbling a word out to Bush alums or other Republicans who would have leaked it in a second.

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  18. Congress Passes Veterans Affairs Overhaul BillRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    Congress has passed a landmark bill to help veterans avoid long waits for health care and fix other problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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  19. Immigration issue produces congressional disarrayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    Minutes from a vote on legislation to deal with the immigration surge on the U.S.-Mexico border, and hours from scheduled adjournment for the summer, a conservative revolt left the speaker with no choice but to pull his border bill from the floor.

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  20. Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hits Back At Liberals Who Want Her To RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has a message for liberals who have been saying the 81-year-old should step down while Democratic President Barack Obama is in office so he can appoint her successor: Who are you going to get who will be better than me? Referring to the political polarization in Washington and the unlikelihood that ... (more)

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