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  1. Talk of Romney in2016 Continues to GrowRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    In recent days and weeks there has been renewed speculation that Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee for president will again be a candidate in 2016. There has been some talk about this for months, but it has grown louder in recent days.

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  2. Obama Has Spent More TimePlaying Golf Than In Intel BriefingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    President Barack Obama has spent more time golfing than he has spent listening to daily intelligence briefings. The Daily Caller has calculated that he's spent almost 700 hours in 875 "Presidential Daily Briefings" since 2009.

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  3. Video: Host Sarah Silverman Promos This Week's Saturday Night LiveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sarah Silverman will host NBC 's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE this week, with musical guest Maroon 5 . Catch the episode Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 11:30/10:30c and check out the all-new promo below! "Saturday Night Live," NBC 's Emmy Award-winning late-night comedy showcase, enters its 40th season in September for another year of laughs, surprises and great performances.

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  4. Ryan calls for NFL policy of zero tolerance for domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Rep. Paul Ryan suggested Tuesday night that the NFL institute a zero-tolerance policy for domestic violence after a series of scandals. Ryan, a Green Bay Packers fan, said his NFL viewing habits have not changed, but he is upset with the league.

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  5. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Scout's honor: Not until today, having read the words of the man himself, have I sincerely believed he might run again. The RomneyWatcha posts are fun to write but not because Mitt 2016 was a real thing - I thought.

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  6. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | 1450 WILM NEWSRADIO

    A series of missteps by a top Secret Service official during a Congressional grilling has lawmakers openly questioning the agency's leadership especially their claim that the $1.5 billion-organization charged with protecting the president didn't have enough money to do the job. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson told the Congressional Oversight committee Tuesday that the agency was hundreds of employees short of its "optimal level" due to the automatic budget cuts known as sequestration.

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  7. Analysis: Why Your Cable Bill is So HighRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    Earlier this summer, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill launched a website for consumers to share their TV billing horror stories. Within 10 days, her office received 428 responses, mostly complaints about the rising cost of TV and broadband services.

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  8. Rep. Bachmann Calls Attention to ISIS and Real 'War on Women'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | NewsBusters.org

    Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-MN, spoke at Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit on Sept. 26. Following her address, Bachmann discussed the "brutal" treatment of women by the Islamic State in an interview with the Media Research Center.

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  9. Report: ISIS strikes squeeze Pentagon budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS News

    A pair of U.S. Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria, in this U.S. Air Force handout photo taken early in the morning of Sept. 23, 2014.

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  10. Congress Takes Up Case of U.S. 'War Hero' Jailed in Mexico, Ignored by ObamaCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    A House Foreign Affairs subcommittee took up the "extremely important issue" of a U.S. Afghanistan war veteran who's been held in a Mexican prison for more than six months after taking a wrong turn into Mexico with guns in his car. Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi says the whole thing was a mistake, but Mexico has so far refused appeals from his mother and even from members of Congress to release him.

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  11. Bipartisan Calls to Fire Secret Service Director Julia PiersonCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    At least two members of Congress, one Republican and one Democrat, says it's time to replace Julia Pierson as Secret Service director. "And I think it's time that she be fired by the President of the United States or that she resign," Rep. Jason Chaffetz told Fox News's Megyn Kelly Tuesday night.

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  12. Former Congressman Patrick Kennedy comes to Tampa to fundraise for Alan CohnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Five weeks before the election in Congressional District 15, friends of Hillsborough/Polk Democratic candidate Alan Cohn held a fundraiser for him on Davis Islands Tuesday night, where the main attraction was former Rhode Island Congressman Patrick Kennedy, who praised Cohn for wanting to join an institution that isn't very popular these days.

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  13. 'He's the president, and he needs to be accountable': Chris...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    'He's the president, and he needs to be accountable': Chris Christie slams Obama for pushing blame for unexpected ISIS rise on intelligence community 'It's your administration, and when you're the leader, you have to be held accountable for what they do,' Christie told CNN New Jersey Governor Chris Christie laid into President Barack Obama on Tuesday night over his refusal to take responsibility for his role in the rise of the Islamic State. Referencing the president's claim in a recent interview that the terrorist group accumulated so much territory in Syria because the American intelligence community 'underestimated' the radical militants' capabilities, Christie said he was 'disturbed' by Obama's behavior.

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  14. Armed security contractor with assault conviction shared a lift with...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    The incident took place just days before a knife-carrying Army veteran climbed over the White House fence and ran into the executive mansion An armed security contractor with three convictions for assault and battery shared an elevator with President Barack Obama in another embarrassing security lapse, it has emerged. The incident took place at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta on September 16, just days before an Army veteran carrying a knife managed to climb over the White House fence and sprint into the executive mansion.

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  15. Obama honeymoon over with NJ womenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Courier News

    New Jersey women for the first time registered a net negative opinion of Obama in a Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press poll. A retired school teacher faulted Obama for his latte salute.

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  16. Chris Christie has lost "a lot'' of weightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Courier News

    Chris Christie on CBS talked about weight loss and on CNN continued his recent criticism of President Barack Obama's efforts to thwart threats from Islamic State militants. Chris Christie has lost "a lot'' of weight Chris Christie on CBS talked about weight loss and on CNN continued his recent criticism of President Barack Obama's efforts to thwart threats from Islamic State militants.

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  17. Texas appeals court upholds DeLay reversalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The highest criminal court in Texas has refused to reinstate two money-laundering convictions of former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on Wednesday upheld a ruling last year from the 3rd Court of Appeals that tossed DeLay's 2010 convictions for money laundering and conspiracy to commit money laundering.

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  18. Details of presidential security breaches evolveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Reporter

    A senior Democratic lawmaker wants Secret Service Director Julia Pierson to leave her post after a series of embarrassing presidential security breaches. Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland says he does "not feel comfortable with her in that position."

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  19. Chris Christie To Obama: 'We,' Not 'They' Underestimated...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie hit President Barack Obama Monday morning, saying he needs to actually take responsibility for the rise of ISIS instead of blaming their rapid ascent on the intelligence community, as he did Sunday night to Steve Kroft of "60 Minutes." "He used word 'they.'

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  20. Amtrak adds amenities to Hoosier State lineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Reporter

    Amtrak is adding free Wi-Fi, modest food service and business class seating to a passenger line that runs between Indianapolis and Chicago while Indiana remains in talks with a private vendor to operate the line. Amtrak President and CEO Joe Boardman announced the improvements Wednesday before joining U.S. Rep. Andre Carson and others in boarding a special Amtrak train in Indianapolis for a trip to Chicago with four stops along the way.

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