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(Paris) -- The attorney general is warning that the U.S. could face terrorist attacks like the one last week in France that killed 17 people. On CNN's "State of the Union," Eric Holder said similar attacks have been planned and thwarted in America. He spoke from Paris, where he...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is the first big-name California Democrat to publicly declare that he's thinking about running for the U.S. Senate. He'd be running for the seat being given up by Barbara Boxer at the end of her current term. In...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says America's resurgence is real. During his weekly address, Obama talked about the economic successes of 2014 and said it's time to go full speed ahead in 2015. He pointed toward a growing job market, rebounding housing market and the...
(Washington, DC) -- Senator John Hoeven says it's time to finish building the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The North Dakota Republican delivered this week's GOP address. Hoeven says finishing the pipeline will not only create jobs, it will provide Americans more affordable energy...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama says America's resurgence is real. During his weekly address, Obama talked about the economic successes of 2014 and said it's time to go full speed ahead in 2015. He pointed toward a growing job market, rebounding housing market and the...
(New York, NY) -- Mitt Romney is thinking about making another run for the White House. The "Wall Street Journal" reports the 2012 Republican presidential nominee told donors he is considering making a third bid for the office. Supporters at a New York meeting said Romney didn't...
(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is unveiling a program that could change how millions of Americans view community colleges. The President announced details of the plan during a visit to a community college in Tennessee Friday afternoon. The proposed plan would have the...
(Knoxville, TN) -- President Obama is cheering the latest jobs numbers. Speaking at a community college in Knoxville, Tennessee, the President said 2014 was the strongest year for job growth since the late 1990s. The U.S. economy added another 252-thousand jobs in December. The...
(Washington, DC) -- A bill authorizing construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline is headed to the Senate after passage by the House. The vote was 266-153. The Republican measure aims to bypass the Obama administration's authority over the controversial project, which would...