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  1. US president Obama urges African leaders to end power greedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    US president Barack Obama condemned African leaders who refuse to hand over power when their terms end saying such practices would drag the development and democracy of the continent. President Barack Obama delivers a speech to the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Tuesday, July 28, 2015.

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  2. Editor's Note: Game-changers on the horizon?Read the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Connect Savannah

    In my road trips through the Carolinas and Georgia, I'm struck by how the small towns have become depopulated zombie wastelands. It's a silent disaster.

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  3. 'I actually think I'm a pretty good president,' says Obama as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... the same number of Americans - 49 percent - were disillusioned with Obama the month before the 2012 presidential election, and he went on to beat his GOP competitor, Mitt Romney, that November with 51 percent of the vote. If Obama were to seek a ...

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  4. Reps. DeSantis, Jordan Join in Calling for IRS Chief's OusterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News Max

    Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis and Ohio Rep. Jim Jordan are joining House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz in calling on President Barack Obama to remove IRS Commissioner John Koskinen from his post. Koskinen was appointed by President Barack Obama in 2013 after the scandal broke alleging that the IRS put conservative groups seeking nonprofit status through additional scrutiny compared to other groups, thereby slowing down their approval leading up to the 2012 presidential election.

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  5. Pinsonat: Kennedy a cinch, Louisiana legislators cruise towards re-electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Labor Day is now on the horizons. Louisiana elections season 2015 is about to heat up as the dog day of the summer begin to wake from its slumber.

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  6. Best kept secret: How exactly will Fox winnow GOP debate field?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Fox News won't say exactly which polls it will consider in deciding which 10 Republican candidates to invite to the Aug. 6 debate. Candidates' antics are intensifying as they jockey for position.

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  7. Cheers and Jeers: TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    "There are two things in life---two things in life---that absolutely drive me to complete disrespect for the other person. That's someone who spits in my face and somebody who lies to me."

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  8. Antitax crusader Grover Norquist: Hillary Clinton 'just declared war on the future' - and on UberRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a campaign event Sunday, July 26, 2015, at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Hillary Clinton didn't say the company's name.

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  9. Obama says yet to hear good argument against Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield

    U.S. President Barack Obama said he was yet to hear a strong factual argument against a nuclear deal with Iran and criticized rhetoric about the agreement from some leading members of the Republican party. Obama, speaking in Ethiopia during a tour of African nations, said the majority of the world's nuclear scientists and non-proliferation experts backed the July 14 accord, indicating it was the best way to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons.

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  10. Alaska's senior senator eyes smoother reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Hill

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski appears positioned to avoid a replay of her painful 2010 reelection fight, as she looks to leverage a pair of key gavels and early fundraising success in a bid to keep her job as Alaska's senior senator in 2016. Murkowski and her campaign staff would like to think they learned some valuable lessons when she lost the primary to Tea Party favorite Joe Miller, only to mount an improbable write-in campaign in an effort to hold onto the seat.

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  11. Jon Stewart Secretly Met With Obama, Worked 'In Concert' With White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    The host of Comedy Central's The Daily Show Jon Stewart secretly met with President Barack Obama at the White House on at least two occasions, which were followed with on-air attacks on Obama's political enemies. Politico's Darren Samuelsohn wrote his paper's farewell to Stewart, who is set to retire from The Daily Show next Thursday.

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  12. 7/28/2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Digby

    There are only 10 chairs onstage for the first GOP presidential debate on August 6 in Cleveland. The clowns are circling, circling, circling, tripping over their big shoes and eyeing each other, listening for Katie Perry to stop singing "Roar."

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  13. AP Sources: Michel Platini will run for FIFA presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    UEFA President Michel Platini watches the preliminary draw for the 2018 soccer World Cup in Konstantin Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, July 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev Rescuers endured a fourth night of an anxious search for two young Floridians born and bred as boaters who went missing on the high seas.

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  14. Obama: 'I think if I ran I could win, but I can't'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    President Barack Obama can't run for re-election in 2016. He's finishing up his second full term in office, and the Constitution forbids presidents from seeking a third term.

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  15. John Kasich hires New Hampshire campaign manager as new poll there shows him tied for...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Campaign signs, American flags and volunteer sign-up sheets rest on a table prior to a town hall style meeting by Republican presidential candidate John Kasich lat week in Greenland, N.H. John Kasich hires a New Hampshire campaign manager and gets more good polling news from the first primary state. Read on in today's Ohio Politics Roundup.

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  16. Obama condemns African leaders who won't give up powerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Barack Obama on Tuesday condemned African leaders who refuse to give up power, as he made the first address to the African Union by a US leader. "Africa's democratic progress is also at risk when leaders refuse to step aside when their terms end," Obama said in a speech at the AU's headquarters in the Ethiopian capital.

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  17. The Daily Beast vs. Donald TrumpRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Politico

    Three and a half years ago, on the eve of the Republican presidential primary debate in Charleston, South Carolina, news surfaced that Newt Gingrich's ex-wife was about to unearth accusations of mistreatment against the former speaker - including that he had asked for an open marriage and later requested a divorce right after she was diagnosed with a serious illness. Asked about the charges at the next night's debate, Gingrich responded with a barn-burning counterattack against the media: "I think the destructive vicious negative nature of much of the news media makes it harder to govern this country, harder to attract decent people to run for public office," Gingrich told CNN's John King, to thunderous applause.

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  18. President Obama: 'I Could Win' Third White House Term 4 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    President Obama thinks he 'could win' a third term in the White House if term limits didn't bar him from running in 2016. "I actually think I'm pretty good president," he said today in a speech before the African Union in Ethiopia .

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  19. Analysis: 2016 Could See Voter Turnout Spike in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    Texas is known for low voter turnout. Fewer than 2 million of the state's 19 million adults voted in last year's primaries, and only 4.7 million voted in the general elections.

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  20. Obama says yet to hear good argument against Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WJYI-AM Milwaukee

    U.S. President Barack Obama said he was yet to hear a strong factual argument against a nuclear deal with Iran and criticized rhetoric about the agreement from some leading members of the Republican party. Obama, speaking in Ethiopia during a tour of African nations, said the majority of the world's nuclear scientists and non-proliferation experts backed the July 14 accord, indicating it was the best way to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons.

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