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(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest cites no known evidence of an active ISIS plot against the U.S. homeland at this time. Earnest said ISIS is primarily interested in acquiring power and territory in the Middle East. He noted that President Obama is...
(St. Louis, MO) -- Hundreds of people, including three White House officials, are expected at the funeral today for Michael Brown. Reporter Nicole Wilson is in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri. The 18-year-old African-American was killed by a police officer more than...
(Richmond, VA) -- Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell will likely encounter an intense cross-examination when his federal corruption trial resumes today in Richmond. The "Times Dispatch" says last week's testimony about the financial gifts he received in office will provide...
(Undated) -- Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security Michael McCaul says ISIS is the biggest threat to the United States since 9-11. On ABC's "This Week," the Texas Republican warned the terrorist group has ties all over the world. He also said the President needs to...
(Undated) -- Reverend Jesse Jackson is defending his comments after he called the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri a "state execution." He made an appearance on "Fox News Sunday," citing the fact that Brown was shot several times as the reason he used such words...
(Undated) -- Voters head to the polls tomorrow for primaries in Arizona, Florida and Vermont. Five Republicans are battling to take on Florida Democratic Congressman Joe Garcia in November's general election. Carlos Curbelo is considered the frontrunner. The Miami-Dade School...
(Undated) -- Senator Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire says the threat posed by ISIS is one requiring more than containment. On CBS' "Face the Nation," the Republican lawmaker said a strategy expanding the airstrikes in Iraq is needed for the United States. She also said the Kurds...
(Undated) -- Arizona Senator John McCain says it's time for President Obama to create a comprehesive strategy for dealing with both the Middle East and Ukraine. Making an appearance on "Fox News Sunday," McCain said Obama has put off tough decisions and made excuses. He said...
(Undated) -- Senator Jack Reed says it's important to keep a balanced approach when facing the terrorist threat of ISIS. On CNN's "State of the Union," the Rhode Island Democrat warned jumping to conclusions about the terrorist group can be dangerous. Instead, he urged looking...