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(Undated) -- Senator-elect James Lankford is thanking the men and women of the nation's military forces in today's Republican address. The Oklahoma Republican says the sacrifice and commitment of those who serve make it possible for America's children to wake up with peace...
(Washington, DC) -- Four congressional lawmakers are calling for a thorough review of experiments done on baby monkeys at a National Institutes of Health lab. The lab in question conducts maternal deprivation experiments on hundreds of infant monkeys. The animals are subjected...
(Houston, TX) -- Former President George H.W. Bush is spending another night in a Houston hospital as a precaution after experiencing shortness of breath. A family spokesman said the 90-year-old former President had a good day and his prognosis is good. Bush was admitted to...
(Sacramento, CA) -- California Governor Jerry Brown continues his tradition of granting pardons on Christmas Eve, though he did have to take one back. The governor pardoned 105 people yesterday, most of whom were convicted of nonviolent crimes over a decade ago. Hours after...
(Undated) -- President Obama is focusing on the holidays, not policy, in his weekly address to the nation. First Lady Michelle Obama joined the President in wishing Americans a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. The President briefly mentions the end of U.S. combat missions in...
(Undated) -- President Obama says he's glad Sony Pictures Entertainment is releasing "The Interview" on digital platforms. Asked about Sony's plans for the film during a round of golf Wednesday in Hawaii, the President smiled but declined to say whether he would watch the film...
(Washington, DC) -- Here's a look at the top political stories of 2014: Reporter Joe Gomez provides a wrapup of the year's top stories in politics. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (...
(Flint, MI) -- A Marine veteran imprisoned in Iran says he's ending his hunger strike. Amir Hekmati says he's hopeful that Iranian authorities will review his case. The Michigan man was arrested in 2011 on spying accusations. He was originally sentenced to death, but the charge...
(New York, NY) -- Vice-President Joe Biden will be in New York City on Friday for the funeral of an NYPD officer. Sara Lee Kessler reports. Play Clip