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2 hrs ago | News Max

Washington Post: Obama's Agenda Misfiring on All Cylinders

President Barack Obama declared 2014 a "year of action," but it's been anything but, with his lofty State of the Union goals to fix everything from immigration to the tax code either having failed, getting mixed results or pending.


Related Topix: Publishing, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, State of the Union, The Washington Post Company, Immigration Reform

2 hrs ago | Washington Post

In the Loop: In the Loop: Obama isn't fond of speaking from the Oval Office

President Obama was last seen speaking from the Oval Office on national television in August 2010.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Oil Spill, Washington, US News, George Bush

4 hrs ago | Climbing Tal's Hill

Astros working on trade with Nationals?

For Astros fans, this has been one of the quietest trade deadline weeks in recent memory.


Related Topix: Publishing

5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

What Blue Line riders should see on platform signs

Blue Line riders feel they've been dissed many ways for the sake of adding Silver Line service to Metro.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Washington, DC, Foggy Bottom (Washington, DC), McPherson Square (Washington, DC), Sports

5 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Meet the Press Panelists Can't Stop Laughing About Marijuana Prohibition

New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus produced two of the year's most embarrassing commentaries on marijuana legalization, so naturally they were invited to discuss that issue on Meet the Press yesterday.


Related Topix: Marijuana, Publishing

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

Graham Media Group is new name of Post-Newsweek Stations

Post-Newsweek Stations said today it has changed its name to Graham Media Group, effective immediately.


Related Topix: Publishing, Amazon, Jeff Bezos

10 hrs ago |

Anti-gun D.C. officials will move fast to stay landmark CCW ruling

SAF founder Alan Gottlieb is all smiles over Saturday's ruling that a District of Columbia carry ban is unconstitutional.


Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC, Publishing, Guns

11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Last week, Washington Post correspondent Jason Rezaian, his wife Yeganeh Salehi and two photojournalists were arrested in Iran .


Related Topix: Publishing, Newsweek, Media, Journalism, World News

12 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

Sarah Palin Launches Subscription Based Online TV Channel

Sarah Palin says she's fed up with traditional news media outlets. So she's starting her own online channel.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, US News, Conservative Political News

12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a breakthrough on VA reform

Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog's morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara .


Related Topix: US News, Life, Veteran Affairs, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, US Politics

15 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In Crisis

Lawmakers in Washington have reached a deal to overhaul the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, multiple news organizations are reporting.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Medicine, Nursing, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders

19 hrs ago | Samoa News

VIDEO: Today's Headline News...

OBAMA PITCHES MORTGAGE OVERHAUL AS HOUSING RALLIES PHOENIX -- President Barack Obama says taxpayers can no longer be on the hook for bad decisions by mortgage lenders.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Financial Services, Fannie Mae, Amazon, Publishing, Jeff Bezos

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Beretta, moving production out of Md., joins gunmakers heading to friendlier states

Ray Banks, 64, a 20-year resident of Accokeek, Md., gets breakfast at B&J Carry-Out on July 24. "This isn't about economics.


Related Topix: Accokeek, MD, The Washington Post Company, L 3 Communication Holdings, Publishing, Telecom


Clinton jokes: Darth Vader would not be my choice for president

A recent tongue-in-cheek analysis shows Americans prefer Darth Vader more than any potential 2016 presidential candidate.


Related Topix: Publishing, US Politics, US News

The Washington Post

Silver Line: What to watch for on Monday

New riders had all the usual problems with the fare gates, but the red and green lights marking the ones available for entry were difficult to see.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing, Blog News, Fairfax County, VA, Reston, VA, Benning (Washington, DC)

The Nation

One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge

For news details visit : For news details Read on : One of five 9/11 accused to be tried separately: judge WASHINGTON : A US military judge at Guantanamo Bay has ruled that one of the five alleged September 11 plotters, Yemeni Ramzi Binalshibh, ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Guantanamo Bay, Publishing, Cuba, World News,

Battle Creek Enquirer

Lee Hamilton: Incumbents work broken system to their advantage

It's no news that Congress is unpopular. In fact, at times it seems like the only real novelty on Capitol Hill would be a jump in its approval rating.


Related Topix: The Washington Post Company, Publishing

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

EDITORIAL: A self-inflicted VA crisis we cannot afford

The headlines screamed from the pages of the nation’s newspapers. In November 2013, USA Today said, “Many veterans still wait weeks for mental health care.” The newspaper reported that while veterans were committing suicide at a rate of 22 per day, it took more than two weeks to get a first-time psychiatric appointment.


Related Topix: USA Today, Publishing, Media, The Washington Post Company, Life, Veteran Affairs, US News, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

WashPost Reporter Implies Obama Was 'Asleep at the Switch'...

NPR talk show host Diane Rehm was probably panicking a bit on Friday as the liberal reporters roundtable seemed to agree that President Obama was "asleep at the switch" on the border-children crisis.


Related Topix: Publishing, Immigration Reform, US News, George Bush

Hot Air

Walsh: Blaming PTSD for my plagiarism was kind of a speak-o

Senator John Walsh had the worst week in Washington, as the Washington Post's Chris Cillizza wrote yesterday , and not just for getting caught plagiarizing his Army War College master's thesis .


Related Topix: Publishing, US News


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