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John McCain, War Hero and Longtime Senator, Honored in Washington Ceremonies

    John McCain, Senior Senator from Arizona, was honored and remembered on Saturday during an invitation-only ceremony before he was laid to rest in the US Naval Academy. He died on August 25, at the age of 81 and will be buried on Sunday, September 2. Services for the feisty, Vietnam veteran who was […]

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Disputes Plague G20 Summit Before Talks Begin

Confusion about where the traveling American press pool should stand on the tarmac as President Barack Obama, National Security Advisor Susan Rice, and Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes disembarked from Air Force One led to shouting by a Chinese official. As the President’s plane arrived at the airport in Hangzhou, the traveling press corp. […]

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Marco Rubio Repeats Himself Into a Corner During Republican Debate

Marco Rubio wanted to point out that, contrary to what many Republicans seem to think, President Obama does indeed know exactly what he is doing. “Let’s dispel with this fiction that Barack Obama doesn’t know what he’s doing,” the Florida senator said. “He knows exactly what he’s doing. He’s trying to change this country.” Of […]

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Obama Backs NSA, Outlines New Surveillance Limits

Last Friday President Barack Obama outlined his ideas on how to protect the privacy of US citizens while at the same time continuing to protect citizens from terrorism and other threats. In his address at the Justice Department Obama said the US will no longer collect and store telephone metadata but will continue to do […]