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  1. As rift widens over Netanyahu visit, concerns mountRead the original story

    5 min ago | Central Ohio

    American Jewish leaders and activists are worried about widening political divisions between Israel and the White House sparked by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial address to Congress on Tuesday despite strident objections by President Obama. Many are concerned about the threat to Israel from Iran's nuclear program and the prospect of a weak deal with the United States to curb it, an issue on which Netanyahu has been an outspoken Obama critic.

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  2. Ride through the Land of Duh ends with a classy actRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Lowell Sun

    If you thought the recent idiocy of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani questioning whether or not President Barack Obama really loves the United States was repellent , the fact is there will always be people in America who never will believe Obama, no matter how many times he mentions his love of country, that he believes it. In fact, hundreds and hundreds of times in speeches he has made since being elected President, Obama has said the United States is "the greatest democratic, economic and military force for freedom and human dignity the world has ever known."

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  3. Repealing the Jones Act would sink the Aker yard, home to 1,100...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Philly.com

    Philadelphia Energy Solutions and Aker Philadelphia Shipyard are practically neighbors in South Philadelphia, but they are worlds apart when it comes to a 1920 merchant-marine law known as the Jones Act. For the refinery, formerly owned by Sunoco, the federal law requiring that ships transporting cargo between two U.S. ports be built in the United States, staffed by U.S. crews, and primarily owned by U.S. citizens drives up the costs of shipping crude oil from the Gulf Coast.

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  4. Rand Paul Won the CPAC Straw Poll.Don t Take That to Mean More.Read the original story

    16 min ago | Lucianne.com

    ItA s a three-peat for Rand Paul, who won the Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll on Saturday. The senator from Kentucky won 25.7 percent of the vote.

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  5. At fiscal-minded GOP forum, foreign affairs inescapableRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    ... firing some 11,000 of them. "It sent a message not only across America, it sent a message around the world," the Republican said. America's allies and foes alike became convinced that Reagan was serious enough to take action and that "we weren't to ...

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  6. As rift widens over Netanyahu visit, concerns mountRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Windsor Beacon

    American Jewish leaders and activists are worried about widening political divisions between Israel and the White House sparked by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial address to Congress on Tuesday despite strident objections by President Obama. Many are concerned about the threat to Israel from Iran's nuclear program and the prospect of a weak deal with the United States to curb it, an issue on which Netanyahu has been an outspoken Obama critic.

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  7. Watch Things "Fall Apart" in New Casey James VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    The record-breaking month of February may be coming to a close for Boston, but with a new month comes a new snowstorm.A Winter Storm Watch was issued by the Nation... -- The U.S.-led coalition says it conducted 20 more airstrikes in Iraq and Syria on Friday.Strikes in Syria continue to be focused near the border town of Kobani, wh... Today, Rep. Jackie Walorski , Chairwoman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Nutrition, held a public hearing to review the characteristics and dynami... Seward - The Hastings College women's basketball team may have found out that reigning Great Plains Athletic Conference player of the year Bailey Morris was going to miss ... -- Senior Darion Atkins had 16 points, six rebounds, three assists, two steals and two blocks in his final home game for Virginia as the No.

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  8. As Florida's 2015 session begins: 5 people and 5 issues to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... leader known for a quiet persistence on behalf of families with special needs children. Gardiner, 46, a Republican from Orlando, has been a lawmaker since 2000, the year term limits took hold. He's a hospital community relations executive, a ...

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  9. Homeland Security funding drama darkens U.S. fiscal outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... Brinkmanship like this, reminiscent of 2013's 16-day federal government shutdown, was supposed to be over. Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell said there would be no more shutdowns after his party won control of the upper chamber and ...

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  10. Netanyahu heads to Washington for 'historic' speechRead the original story

    50 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... White House and Democratic lawmakers. The invitation to Netanyahu was extended by House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican,who did not consult with the administration in advance. Israel believes Iran and world powers are likely to reach a deal that ...

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  11. California lawmakers seeking national monument designations for landscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    ... monuments legislation moving through the House would likely have to go first through a subcommittee chaired by Republican U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock of California. He's clearly skeptical. "The Republicans want to preserve and enhance the public's ...

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  12. Israel to turn on tap to new Palestinian cityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has intervened to allow the newly constructed Palestinian city of Rawabi in the West Bank to connect to Israeli-controlled water sources, Israeli senior officials said Friday. The $1 billion planned community of Rawabi, hailed as a model city in the West Bank, has seen its grand opening delayed for months by Israel's refusal to provide water.

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  13. CPAC makes its pickfor 2016 in straw pollRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    After three days packed with Republican stars peddling their latest book, 2016 presidential hopefuls vying for grassroots approval and business attire including tricorn hats and American flags, the long-awaited Conservative Political Action Conference presidential straw poll results are in. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul won over CPACA s right-wing activists for the third year in a row with more than a quarter of the votes.

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  14. Rand Paul wins US conservative conference straw pollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Peninsula

    US conservatives gathering at their annual conference Saturday chose Republican Senator Rand Paul as their top pick for president, for the third year in a row. Scott Walker came in a strong second place at the Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll, a reflection of the Wisconsin governor's growing popularity among the party's most ardent Tea Party conservatives ahead of the 2016 elections.

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  15. Commentary: Trade is good for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    There is a very short list of topics on which the Democratic president and the Republican Congress might actually cooperate. In fact, the list might contain only one item.

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  16. Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    For the third conservative year, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul won the Conservative Political Action Conference's presidential straw poll Saturday. Paul won 25.7 percent of the 3,007 votes cast, down slightly from 2014, when the 2,459 attendees gave him 31 percent of the vote.

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  17. If tax cuts answered Ohio's problems, its troubles would have ended long ago: Thomas SuddesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... Press, File) Southwest Ohio's Wilmington, 50 miles north of Cincinnati, was the state's capital last Tuesday. Republican Gov. John Kasich gave his State of the State speech to a session of the Ohio General Assembly held in Wilmington's Roberts ...

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  18. Young Republicans liberal on potRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    When it comes to marijuana, the majority of young Republicans are far close to the Democratic view than they are to older members of their own party. Pew poll data shows 63 percent of Millennial Republicans - those born between 1981 and 1996 - support legalized marijuana.

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  19. Costing Americans? Student aid for illegal immigrants stirs debateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    FILE: May 1, 2013: A Dream Act supporter carries a sign during the International Workers Day and Immigration Reform March in Los Angeles, Calif. Several U.S. colleges are giving financial aid directly to students who are young illegal immigrants, extending the debate about helping people in the United States illegally at the expense of Americans who are in need of similar opportunities.

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  20. Rep. reimbursed costs for lavish office decorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... His official House expense account had previously paid the group for its services. Schock, a rising star in the Republican Party, has been under scrutiny for using taxpayer money to pay for the redecorating, as well as using his official and ...

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