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(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is vowing to stay vigilant when it comes to protecting America from terrorists. In his weekly address, Obama said a relentless counterterrorism campaign is needed to degrade and destroy the brutal ISIS militant group. Obama pledged to continue...
(Chicago, IL) -- A federal appeals court in Chicago is reinstating Wisconsin's voter I.D. law, just in time for the November election. The ruling comes only hours after arguments on the case were heard by three Republican-appointed judges. A federal district court judge struck...
(Sacramento, CA) -- California won't be split up into six separate states anytime soon. A ballot measure looking to make six Californian states failed to qualify for the November 2016 ballot. It didn't have the necessary number of signatures. The effort was spearheaded by...
(Toronto, Canada) -- Controversial Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is ending his run for re-election due to health issues, but a Ford may still become mayor. Just prior to the 2 p.m. Eastern deadline today, Rob Ford's brother and Toronto City Councillor Doug Ford, replaced him on the...
(Undated) -- Secretary of State John Kerry visits Turkey today as the U.S. tries to build a coalition to fight ISIS. Kerry arrives in Ankara after both Turkey and Germany rejected any combat role against ISIS militants in the Middle East. A senior Turkish government official...
(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is optimistic about putting together a broad international coalition to degrade and ultimately destroy the militant Islamist group ISIS. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said help can take a variety of forms, ranging from...
(Baltimore, MD) -- President Obama is expected to visit Baltimore today as the city's "Star-Spangled Spectacular" continues. The President is scheduled to take a private tour of Fort McHenry during the city's commemoration of the bicentennial of the Battle of Baltimore. The...
(Undated) -- House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says President Obama may have given too many specifics during his speech on ISIS earlier this week. McCarthy says ISIS will continue to get stronger the longer it takes for the U.S. to take action. He doesn't agree that ISIS can...
(Undated) -- The brother of James Foley is afraid President Obama's plan against ISIS won't be enough to destroy the terrorist group. Michael Foley feels the U.S. government didn't do everything they could to free his brother. He even claims that his family was threatened by the...