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(Washington, DC) -- President Obama's veto of the Keystone XL oil pipeline bill is sustained. Supporters failed to secure a two-thirds majority vote needed to override the veto in the Senate. The Republican bill aimed to authorize construction of the pipeline, which would pump...
(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says there was not enough evidence to prosecute a Ferguson, Missouri police officer in the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Holder said a federal investigation found officer Darren Wilson's shooting of...
(Undated) -- A powerful winter storm is blanketing the eastern U.S. and forecasters predict it could dump another foot of snow on the region. The National Weather Service says Kentucky and West Virginia will be hit hardest. The governor of West Virginia has activated the...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is signing the Department of Homeland Security funding bill. DHS funding had been set to run dry at the end of the week. Yesterday House Republicans gave up efforts to link DHS funding to a repeal of the President's executive actions on...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama's recent veto of the Keystone XL oil pipeline bill is holding. Supporters failed today to secure a two-thirds majority vote necessary to override the veto in the Senate. The Republican bill aimed to authorize construction of the pipeline,...
(Brooklyn, NY) -- New York City has added two Muslim Holidays to the Public School calendar. Beginning in the next school year, all students will have Eid-al-Fitr [eed-al-fit-teer] and Eid-al-Adha [eed-al-ahd-ha] as a day off. That's New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. The holidays...
(Washington, DC) -- Legal experts are saying Obamacare might emerge victorious in its Supreme Court case after one remark from Justice Anthony Kennedy. Kennedy, a key swing vote on the high court, said during oral arguments this morning that he sees a "serious Constitutional...
(Mobile County, AL) -- No marriage licenses of any kind are being issued in one Alabama county following a court's ruling banning same-sex marriage in the state. Mobile County's probate court announced today it's not issuing any marriage licenses at all until it completes a...
(Washington, DC) -- Retired neurosurgeon and possible Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says homosexuality is a choice. He argued that point on CNN this morning with Chris Cuomo on the "New Day program. Carson's argument was that people who go to prison go in straight...