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  1. AP source: Cleveland reaches deal with Justice on policingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KSWO

    U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran - the Mississippi Republican whose 2014 primary campaign drew national attention over an aspiring blogger's photos of his bedridden wife - has married his longtime aide, his office said... U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran - the Mississippi Republican whose 2014 primary campaign drew national attention over an aspiring blogger's photos of his bedridden wife - has married his longtime aide, his office said Monday.


  2. The Latest: North Texas teen is 3rd to die in Texas rainsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KATV Little Rock

    Rising water from overnight rains began to rise early in the morning... . DPS Trooper Marcus Gonzales walks on the Hwy 12 bridge over the Blanco River in Wimberley, Texas, Sunday May 24, 2015.


  3. McCain calls for American troops to head back to IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - Arizona Senator John McCain elaborated on statements he made over the weekend, about his desire to send American troops to Iraq and Syria to fight ISIS. "We are losing.


  4. End the NSA's collection of phone dataRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Once in a great while, House Republicans get it right. So let me praise them for leading a bipartisan effort to curtail the National Security Agency's bulk collection of data on the phone calls of innocent Americans.


  5. KC observes Memorial Day at National WWI siteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    Kansas City honored war dead and families who lost loved ones in service of their country during Memorial Day services and observances Monday. At the National World War I Memorial and Museum, this Memorial Day marks the first observance after the 100th anniversary of the war's start in 1914.


  6. Vermont's favorite underdogRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Politico

    As the sun sets Tuesday over Lake Champlain, Bernie Sanders plans to join Hillary Clinton in the Democratic presidential race during a rally at Burlington's Waterfront Park filled with Ben & Jerry's ice cream and music from Vermont's best Cajun band, Mango Jam. It's an unlikely, long-shot bid for the nation's highest office - but it's not entirely Quixotic.


  7. The U.S. military, where sexism runs rampant: 5 things you need to...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Salon

    Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for the dead, but also an opportunity to reflect on the living. Here are five things you need to know about women in the military - from sexual assault and retaliation to access to basic healthcare.


  8. GOP's demonic new crusade: Right-wing zealots look for even...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Salon

    Happy Memorial Day! But if you're in Wisconsin, and relying on food stamps, remember that Republicans don't want you to have ketchup on your hamburger . They'd probably rather you didn't have a hamburger at all, but Wisconsin farmers and ranchers have clout, and so proposed cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program made room for Wisconsin products.


  9. Bevin's victory well playedRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Less than a year after he got shellacked in his first political campaign, Bevin had his eye on running for governor, but he was running into a problem - he couldn't find a running mate.


  10. Arizona history: The second 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Arizona Republic

    They've made the laws and interpreted them. They've died fighting for you and protecting you.


  11. On Native GroundCAN Bernie Sanders Ignite a Progressive Populist Movement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | American Reporter

    I don't know if the junior U.S. Senator from my adopted state of Vermont, Bernie Sanders, will run for President in 2016. And, I'm willing to take the word of the senior U.S. Senator from Massachusetts, Elizabeth Warren, that she doesn't want to run for President in 2016.


  12. US Sen. Thad Cochran marries longtime aide, his office saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran - the Mississippi Republican whose 2014 primary campaign drew national attention over an aspiring blogger's photos of his bedridden wife - has married his longtime aide, his office said Monday. The senator's first wife, Rose Cochran, died in December at age 73 from dementia after living in a nursing home for 13 years.


  13. On Native GroundWITH New Film, a Modicum of Justice for Gary WebbRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | American Reporter

    Justice delayed is often justice denied, but with the release of the film, "Kill the Messenger," investigative reporter Gary Webb can perhaps receive a decade after his death the redemption that was denied him while he was alive. On Dec. 9, 2004, Webb committed suicide.


  14. On Native GroundTHE Four Days in November that TV News Came of AgeRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2013 | American Reporter

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, former Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer, Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar, and New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand are some of the names being tossed around. Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren? It was a tough enough job convincing her to run for the Senate, and she has no stomach for a presidential run.


  15. ExclusiveTHE War Against Cold FusionRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2012 | American Reporter

    One of America's best ideas celebrates its 150th anniversary this week. On July 2, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed into law what became known as the Morrill Act, after then-Rep. Justin Morrill, its principal author.


  16. On Native GroundCONSERVATIVES Put Politics Ahead of the Good of the NationRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2012 | American Reporter

    It's the beginning of April, and that means I have just finished celebrating New Year's Eve, and will soon begin shopping for Valentine's gifts. In a month or two, I may even get around to toasting St. Patrick.


  17. Make My DayTHE Sportswriters' Slumber PartyRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2012 | American Reporter

    I am sorry that today Florida voters must decide among a group of men - who are all imperfect - which should be the next President of the United States. Anyone who has seen the video on our front page of former Mass.


  18. Brasch WordsCORPORATE America Sends a Labor Day MessageRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    I write this at the end of three very long days covering Tropical Storm Irene and its aftermath here in southern Vermont. We only lost power from about eight hours on Sunday, or only a couple hours more than the power outage we had after a violent thunderstorm the Sunday before.


  19. Debt fight going down to wire says senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2011 | Financial Times

    May 24, 2011 : James Risch, a Republican senator from Idaho, tells Richard McGregor, the FT's Washington bureau chief, that he would like to see a constitutional amendment requiring the federal government to operate with a balanced budget before Republicans agree to increase the debt ceiling.


  20. The WilliesTHE Human Die-OffRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2011 | American Reporter

    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- I was recently asked to read an email from a "conservative" that included the charge that "Obama, in just two years, has managed to double the national debt."