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  1. Aurora theater shooting prosecutor considering Senate bidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    The prosecutor in the Aurora theater shooting trial says he is considering a U.S. Senate bid, a much-anticipated first step sure to excite Republicans targeting Democrat Michael Bennet's seat in 2016. George Brauchler declined to entertain a potential campaign amid the four-month trial but now with James Holmes sentenced to life in prison, the first-term district attorney confirmed that he is talking to political advisers and his family about a possible campaign.

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  2. Clinton relishes role as champion of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WMDT

    On Thursday, speaking in Ohio, the Democratic front-runner pulled a Donald Trump, using caustic language to describe what she called the "out of touch policies" of her GOP rivals when it comes to women's issues. "Now, extreme views about women, we expect that from some of the terrorist groups, we expect that from people who don't want to live in the modern world, but it's a little hard to take from Republicans who want to be the president of the United States," Clinton said in Cleveland.

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  3. Cheneys liken Iran nuclear deal to Munich pactRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WMDT

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney and his daughter, Liz Cheney, are likening President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran to the Munich agreement that paved the way for World War II, saying it makes war "more, not less, likely." And for members of Congress, who face a vote on the agreement next month, the choice before them is whether to facilitate "Tehran's deadly objectives with potentially catastrophic consequences for the United States and our allies."

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  4. Biden faces hurdles as he weighs late 2016 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WMDT

    As Vice President Joe Biden continues to contemplate a late entry into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, he faces obstacles toward arriving at yes -- not least of which is his own emotional state three months after his son's death. After a week of meetings with key Democrats -- including influential Sen. Elizabeth Warren and labor leader Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO -- Biden on Friday didn't appear any closer to making a decision, which advisers still expect is weeks away. 1 comment

  5. Donald Trump, August 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KMIZ

    Donald Trump took his colorful campaign to Nashville on Saturday, where he courted a constituency that some say he is tailor-made for: the tea party. He is competing in a presidential straw poll and addressed the National Federation of Republican Assemblies, a group that boasts it was "the tea party before there was a tea party."

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  6. Mozambican journalist, known for crime reporting, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Mozambican police said Saturday that they are trying to trace Paulo Machava's assassins. Machava was shot on Friday, while on his morning jog in Maputo.

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  7. Logos of the BogusRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | River Hills

    There was a time when the Republicans could be counted on as being conservative as defined by conservatives. Was it just a few years ago in such years is 2010 and 2014? Do we have to go back to 1980 and continue to reminisce about Ronald Reagan? Early in 2009 after the swearing-in of President Barack Obama, the Republicans started a movement resisting the increase of revenue enhancements in which they called it "taxed enough already" and the tea party was born.

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  8. Hilary Clinton says Republicans use same language to talk about women as extremists wouldRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Independent

    'Extreme views about women, we expect that from some of the terrorist groups, but it's a little hard to take from Republicans' Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Hilary Clinton has upset some Republicans after saying their "extreme views about women" are something "we expect from some of the terrorist groups".

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  9. Judge Tells IRS It Can't Hide White House EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    White House emails to the IRS about individual tax returns cannot be exempted by the embattled agency under the Freedom of Information Act, a federal judge ruled Friday. United States District Court for the District of Columbia Judge Amy Berman Jackson ruled that Section 6103 of the tax code does not justify the IRS from withholding from FOIA requesters by refusing to say whether the records exist.

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  10. Can Joe Biden, once heir apparent, reclaim Democrats' attention?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Hillary Clinton has spent years locking up support from the Democratic Party's leadership, so rather than inheriting his party's machine, Joe Biden would have to find a way to take it back. Vice President Joe Biden and Hillary Rodham Clinton appear onstage a gala in Washington, April 2, 2013.

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  11. Martin O'Malley declares war on Debbie Wasserman-SchultzRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    After Martin O'Malley's speech in Minneapolis at the DNC's summer meeting, it's safe to say that he's declared war against the DNC and Debbie Wasserman-Schultz . Though it's likely that O'Malley will walk the statement back, the opening shot will have been sent across Ms.

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  12. Deep in minority, Dems look to redistricting for hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    Facing long odds at retaking the House, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats are pushing hard for redistricting reform as a potential route back into control of the lower chamber. The legislation is not new -- many Democrats, including Pelosi, have been advocating for independent redistricting panels for at least a decade -- nor is it going anywhere in a Congress led by Republicans who are benefitting handsomely under the current process.

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  13. Ted Cruz instructs thousands of pastors to violate federal law by reading Sunday sermon he wroteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Struggling to get some traction in a GOP primary season dominated by the upstart candidacy of Donald Trump, the campaign of Texas Senator Ted Cruz has distributed a sermon for preachers to use on Sunday urging the defunding of Planned Parenthood. According to Ring of Fire , the Cruz sermon was sent to thousands of pastors urging them to read it during Sunday's services despite the fact that it against the law for churches to engage in political speech.

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  14. Palin Ponders the Infinite: Does the Lamestream Media Ever Ask...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mother Jones

    Huh. I almost forgot about the Palin-Trump lolapalooza. But it's all on YouTube, and it was pretty boring.

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  15. Herschel Walker: Donald Trump is 'my frontrunner' for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    Donald Trump is in position to win the endorsement of a former Heisman Trophy winner who said he knows it could be an unpopular move. Herschel Walker: Donald Trump is 'my frontrunner' for president Donald Trump is in position to win the endorsement of a former Heisman Trophy winner who said he knows it could be an unpopular move.

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  16. Maryland Man Fined $50 for Picking Berries in ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reason Magazine

    A Maryland man received a $50 ticket for picking raspberries. The ticket charged him with "destroying/interfering with plants to wit: berries."

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  17. Ten years later, Hurricane Katrina still shapes New Orleans, and our memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Ten years ago, the United States suffered one of its worst natural disasters ever when Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. A mandatory evacuation order came late, with the highways out of New Orleans already jammed with traffic and many residents unable to leave.

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  18. Residents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Churches along coastal Mississippi tolled their bells in unison Saturday morning to mark the 10th anniversary of the day that Hurricane Katrina - one of the deadliest storms in U.S. history - made landfall. Residents in Mississippi and Louisiana were marking the somber anniversary by paying homage to those who died in Katrina, to thank those who came to rebuild and celebrate how far the region has come since the hurricane struck.

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  19. Trump-speak: 100 bucks got you in to his Boston unfundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    "This is not a fundraiser tonight, just so you understand," Trump told reporters at the sprawling Norwood property owned by local car dealership owner Ernie Boch Jr. A combination of die-hard fans and those curious to see the spectacle were treated to food from chef Tony Ambrose and a live cover band, in addition to a speech from the billionaire businessman and Republican candidate. Trump said the money raised was only being used to offset the costs of the event and said people attending could choose to pay whatever they wanted.

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  20. Is Hillary Clinton quietly trying to discourage Joe Biden from a 2016 presidential bid?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Vice President Joe Biden and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton appear onstage in 2013 at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington. Over the past quarter century or so, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Joe Biden have collaborated and competed, shared more than a dozen staff members, and served in a presidential Cabinet.

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