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(Washington, DC) -- House Republicans are delaying the start of the August recess as they try to find a way to pass a bill to deal with the southwest border crisis. GOP leaders pulled the bill Thursday because they didn't think they had the votes to pass it. House Republicans...
(Washington, DC) -- Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest is defending CIA Director John Brennan after Brennan apologized to the Senate. Brennan issued a formal apology to leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee after an investigation found that CIA employees improperly...
(Undated) -- The truce in Gaza is over. Israel informed the United Nations this morning it's ending what was supposed to be a three-day humanitarian ceasefire because of what the Israelis call "flagrant violations" by Hamas, the Palestinian group that controls Gaza. Hamas says...
(Undated) -- More than 60 international investigators are being allowed to examine the crash site of a Malaysian airliner in eastern Ukraine. A much smaller group of Australian and Dutch forensic teams reached the site yesterday after Ukrainian forces halted offensive operations...
(Washington, DC) -- House Republicans are delaying the start of their August recess as they try to find a way to pass a bill aimed at dealing with the southwest border crisis. The bill was pulled yesterday because Republican leaders feared they did not have enough votes to pass...
(Washington, DC) -- With time and money running out, the Senate has agreed to a Republican plan to extend funding for highway and transit construction through May 2015. Democrats wanted a shorter extension to force Congress to come up with a long-term funding plan. Without...
(Undated) -- The U.S. Supreme Court is considering whether to review an Obamacare case that split two federal appeals courts. The case involves subsidies to help low-income Americans pay for health insurance. The DC Circuit Court ruled last month that subsidies are available...
(Washington, DC) -- New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez is hailing the passage of the Autism CARES Act. It requires the appointment of a federal official to oversee autism research. The latest CDC figures show that autism rates skyrocketed nearly 30 percent between 2008 and 2010...
(Undated) -- The gloves Muhammad Ali wore in his "Fight of the Century" with Joe Frazier are knockout winners on the auction block. The three-time heavyweight champ's gloves brought more than 388-thousand dollars at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland on...