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  1. Mitt Romney's exit opens up Republican presidential primary raceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | McClatchy

    Mitt Romney's exit from the 2016 presidential campaign pushes the GOP race back where it was three weeks ago, before his brief flirtation: a wide-open contest among the establishment, religiously oriented, and libertarian wings of the Republican Party. The immediate beneficiaries were former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, rivals who share Romney's appeal to the business-minded, pragmatically conservative wing of their party.

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  2. Feb. 1: Israel, Albany and AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    New Haven, Conn,: Your editorial castigating President Obama because he didn't say "how high" when Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said jump was way off the mark . Why is the leader of the free world expected to kowtow to Netanyahu and make himself available on demand just because Republicans trashed protocol to invite him here? I remember when Obama was running for reelection and all of a sudden Netanyahu was here joined at the hip with that loser Mitt Romney, demanding an audience.

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  3. The Record: Letters, Sunday, Feb. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    On June 20, 2008, while criticizing his opponent John McCain for wanting to approve offshore drilling, then-candidate Barack Obama said: "When I'm president, I intend to keep in place in Florida and throughout the country policies that prevent companies from drilling off the Florida coast so we can protect our coastline." So President Obama is now breaking that campaign promise.

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  4. Iran sees US president's responsibility for potential failure of N-talksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trend

    Iran's parliament speaker, Ali Larijani said that the US President Barack Obama is responsible for any failure of the nuclear talks. President Obama tries to divert the costs of any breakdown in the negotiations towards the Islamic Republic, Larijani said, Iran's Fars news agency reported Feb. 1. The US president can not make reasonable decisions due to domestic problems, Larijani said, adding Iranian people and administration have made reasonable flexibility in the negotiations.

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  5. Joel Kotkin: The three faces of populismRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    More than at any other time in recent memory, American politics now are centered on class and the declining prospects of the middle class. This is no longer just an issue for longtime leftists or Democratic or right-wing propagandists.

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  6. Can you love education and hate educators?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    National School Choice Week, which shouldn't have been a partisan occasion, came and went last week. It was partisan, of course, as most things in American public life are these days.

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  7. Calle & Velasquez: House takes lead in slavery fightRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    When President Obama declared in 2013 that Human Trafficking Awareness Month would be honored every January, he did so with mind to its culmination: Every year, its recognition would end Feb. 1, which is National Freedom Day. It was on this day, now 150 years ago, that Abraham Lincoln signed the what would become the 13th Amendment.

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  8. Obamacare faces risks, real and symbolicRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    With less than zero chance that Barack Obama would sign a measure unmaking his putative signature achievement, we think the legislative exercise symbolic. Indeed, it mostly is an opportunity for House Republicans elected in November to make good on promises they made on the campaign trail to repeal Obamacare.

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  9. Why raising taxes on the rich hurts middle-class wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wave

    President Obama has wisely abandoned his lead-filled trial balloon of taxing college savings plans. Congressional offices were deluged over the past week with indignant calls from voters on this middle-class bait-and-switch scheme, and, finally, Democrats caved.

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  10. Jones Act repeal amendment left off Keystone billRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    Sen. John McCain's proposal to repeal the nearly century-old Jones Act has failed, Guam Delegate Madeleine Bordallo's office confirmed on Friday.

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  11. Shameful Strategy Against Religious Freedom in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    As the old song goes, "I've got Georgia on my mind." Not only because of the many loved ones I have in the great state, but also because of the current discussion about religious liberty and the deceptive strategy that some opponents of House Bill 29, the Preventing Government Overreach on Religious Expression Act, are employing.

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  12. Scott Walker leads in new Iowa poll; Bush in troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    The poll was conducted before Mitt Romney announced he wasn't running. The 2012 GOP nominee received 12% in the poll.

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  13. Hillary's not looking so inevitable, after allRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    My spidey sense has been telling me for a while that Hillary Clinton would not be a very strong candidate for president, despite those polls that seem to show her ahead of the GOP field. First of all, she has tons of baggage, including a disastrous term as Secretary of State.

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  14. Can Israel survive Obama?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | American Thinker

    It happened in Israel after an Arab hurled firebombs at passing Israeli cars in Judea & Samaria, and was killed by security forces. The Obama Administration sent official condolences to the family of this young terrorist when, as part of a violent mob, he endangering the lives of Israelis.

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  15. Your View: The US and Saudi Arabia - Star-crossed sweetheartsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    If President Barack Obama had waited a few more weeks to meet up with King Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, who succeeded his brother Abdullah on the throne of Saudi Arabia last week, they could have marked the 70th anniversary of the first meeting between a Saudi monarch and a U.S. president. That meeting occurred Feb. 14, 1945, between President Franklin Roosevelt and King Abdulaziz ibn Saud, the first king of modern Saudi Arabia, who was transported from the Saudi port of Jidda aboard a U.S. Navy destroyer to the secret rendezvous with Roosevelt awaiting him aboard a U.S. cruiser in the Great Bitter Lake of the Suez Canal.

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  16. Millennial View: Audit the Fed? Not so fastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Calls to "Audit the Fed" are back. And just as before, they are extraordinarily dangerous to the health of the U.S. economy.

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  17. In Case You Missed It: GOP's new talking points are a hootRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    After the president's State of the Union Address, Sen. Ted Cruz, Mitt Romney, Rand Paul, and Jeb Bush have all of a sudden started to worry about an economy that has created a "divided America" and allowed the rich to get richer. At the time of their sound bites last week, all four were considering running for President Obama's job in 2016 .

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  18. Framing ties with Russia in a 'post' post-Cold War eraRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Whatever happened to that reset button Hillary Clinton gave her Russian counterpart in 2009 as a sign of renewed ties? No doubt gathering dust, while the West figures out how to handle Moscow now. As the war in Ukraine goes from bad to worse, with more than 5,100 dead in nine months, the United States and its EU partners are pondering what to do about Russia and its President Vladimir Putin, who doesn't seem ready to blink yet in an escalating game of chicken.

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  19. Psychologist Michelle Ward probes minds of murderers on IDRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    "The Mind of a Murderer" is a new reality series on Investigation Discovery. In it, Michelle Ward - described as a real-life "Silence of the Lambs" Clarice Starling - will interview violent murderers on TV, hoping to gain insight into the reasons people kill.

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  20. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | B104

    WEATHER'S DEAN DeVORE SAYS THE LOWER NUMBER MIGHT NOT CUT IT. "I THINK THAT'S LIGHT.

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