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17 min ago | ABC News

McCain: US, FIFA Should 'Reconsider' Holding Next World Cup in Russia

Sen. John McCain and a leading Democratic senator are calling on American and international soccer officials to reconsider the decision to hold the 2018 World Cup in Russia , casting it as a way to leverage power against Vladimir Putin in a way he's sure to understand.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Vladimir Putin, Senator Chris Murphy, World News, Russia

1 hr ago | The Washington Post

Time for the discredited John Kerry to resign

Secretary of State John Kerry is getting bashed from all sides these days - Israel, the Palestinian Authority, the U.S. media, the Israeli media , Egypt and even ex-advisers .

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Robert Menendez, Democrat, US House of Representatives

3 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Botched Arizona execution proves death penalty is torture

The horrific execution of a death row inmate in Arizona provides all the proof we need that the United States must abolish the death penalty now.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Death Penalty, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Sarah Palin launches online video channel, just what the Internet needs

The Sarah Palin Channel promises subscribers "tired of the media filters" the chance to to engage with the former Alaska governor.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Social Software, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sunherald.com

Sun Herald | Editorial: It shouldn't take a miracle to take care of veterans

Thedailybeast.com slapped the following headline on an article by Tim Mak on Tuesday: "It's a Miracle! Congress Compromises on VA Reform Bill."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, Jeff Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Cato Institute

Ukraine Crisis Reminds Americans Why NATO Should Not Expand: Not to Ukraine, Georgia, Or Anyone Else

The bitter conflict in Ukraine drags on. Russia appears to have decided against trying to conquer its neighbor.

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Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Opinion

Fox News

Obama administration's focus on Syria in doubt as death toll soars

The rise of ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq, and the unwillingness of Americans to see their military involved in another foreign conflict, appear to have cooled President Obama's once-strident rhetoric demanding Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "must go" -- even as the death toll in the three-year-old civil war tops 170,000.

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Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker

Reuters

U.S. Senators seek quick confirmation of new ambassador to Russia

President Barack Obama's nominee to be the new U.S. ambassador to Russia could be on his way to Moscow in days, Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said on Tuesday, putting aside partisan differences that have held up other nominations for months.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, Robert Menendez, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Republican

Breitbart.com

Senate Democrats Angle for Entire Gang of Eight Bill After Boehner Caves

Senate Democrats are angling to include the entire "Gang of Eight" bill in a conference committee with whatever border crisis bill comes out of Speaker John Boehner's House of Representatives, Politico reports.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, John McCain

El Paso Times

El Paso political consultant pleads guilty, jailed in Arizona for third DUI

An El Paso political consultant pleaded guilty to his third driving-under-the-influence charge in Arizona last week, and is now in a Maricopa County jail awaiting sentencing.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, El Paso, TX

Sunherald.com

Democrats have million-dollar day on impeachment

Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee chairman Steve Israel told reporters that House Speaker John Boehner's announcement of a lawsuit against Obama opened the door to the fundraising drive.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, US Senate, John McCain

The Daily Courier

President signs law renaming Prescott Vet Center

On Friday President Barack Obama signed into law legislation renaming the Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center in Prescott the "Dr. Cameron McKinley Department of Veterans Affairs Veterans Center."

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Related Topix: Prescott, AZ, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Life, Veteran Affairs, Representative Paul Gosar, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Psychology, Science

Mediaite.com

Meghan McCain Disses Sarah Palin's New Video Channel

Palin, the 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee, launched her own web "channel" on Sunday, predictably to both cheers and jeers.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Television

PolitiFact

Jeb Bush: 'By some estimates, as few as 2 percent of the 50,000...

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, one of the Republican Party's most vocal advocates of federal action on immigration policy, recently re-entered the immigration debate with Bush, a potential 2016 candidate, co-authored the op-ed with Clint Bolick, the vice president for litigation at the libertarian Goldwater Institute But what about the number of ... (more)

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Related Topix: 9, Immigration Reform, Jeb Bush, Florida, Florida Government, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Arizona Republic

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino

McCain, Flake introduce bill to stop Glendale casino The legislation is a companion bill to House Bill 1410, introduced by Rep. Trent Franks Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mX8kIQ The chairman said the casino has been redesigned to fit in architecturally with its surroundings, namely University of Phoenix Stadium.

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Related Topix: Glendale, AZ, US Politics, Trent Franks, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, University of Phoenix, Jeff Flake, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake

Medical Daily

Will Bipartisan Plan To Fix Veteran Medical Care Pass Before Congress Takes Summer Break?

Bipartisan negotiators say they have agreed on a plan to fix the veterans' health program, but will the House and Senate pass it before Friday, when Congress adjourns for a five-week recess? Bipartisan negotiators said Monday they have agreed on a plan, costing about $17 billion, to fix the veterans' medical program, yet the compromise bill still ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Jeff Miller, US House of Representatives, Bernard Sanders

USA Today

Bipartisan deal would add billions for veterans care

Top lawmakers have reached a deal on a bill that would allow veterans to seek private care if they face long wait lines at Veterans Affairs' facilities, an aide close to the negotiations said.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Bernard Sanders

The Washington Post

DCCC pulls in $2.1 million weekend fundraising haul using impeachment pitches

The Democrats' congressional campaign arm pulled in $2.1 million in online donations over the weekend -- the best four-day haul of the current election cycle -- largely propelled by fundraising pitches tied to speculation that House Republicans could pursue the impeachment of President Obama.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Sarah Palin, US Senate, John McCain, World News

Merced Sun-Star

Move on the migrant children crisis

Busloads of unaccompanied migrant children arriving at processing centers across the country have been met with open arms in some communities and blocked by protesters in others, a reflection of the still bitter debate over our nation's immigration policies.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Senator Jeff Flake

Roll Call

Possible Senate GOP Majority Would Be Young, but Would Have Enough Elders for Heft

In a possible GOP Senate majority, Cochran is one of many veterans who could reclaim gavels.

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Related Topix: US News, January, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Thad Cochran, Susan Collins

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