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  • Bill to keep Homeland Security open OK’d

    WASHINGTON – Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late Friday night to avert a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Departme ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Bill O'Reilly's partisan critics stepping up attack

    NEW YORK – Following several stories questioning Bill O'Reilly's past reporting, a liberal media watchdog has ordered its researchers to comb through ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Some in GOP say Homeland Security funding lapse no big deal

    WASHINGTON – Republican leaders eager to avert a partial government shutdown are getting heat from conservative colleagues who ask what the fuss is al ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • Actor Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies at 83

    LOS ANGELES — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of "Star Trek" fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spoc ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • 7 fatally shot, gunman dead in Tyrone, Missouri, police say

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A gunman went house to house, fatally shooting seven people and wounding one overnight in a small southern Missouri town before app ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Feb. 27; Separatists showing signs of cease-fire compliance in Ukraine

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    Feb. 27, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • FCC regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a m ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Deadline near, deal sets up Homeland Security vote in Senate

    WASHINGTON – Three days before a partial Homeland Security shutdown, lawmakers cleared the way Wednesday for Senate passage of legislation to fund the ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • U.S.-Israel quarrel intensifies over Netanyahu speech

    WASHINGTON – Trading barbs, the U.S. and Israel escalated their increasingly public spat Wednesday over Benjamin Netanyahu’s GOP-engineered congressio ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Fate of abducted Christians unclear, Syria clashes continue

    BEIRUT (AP) — Kurdish and Christian militiamen battled Islamic State militants on Wednesday in northeastern Syria, where the extremist group recently ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 6:38 am
  • Calling for cooperation, Obama engages in confrontation

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid appeals for bipartisanship, President Barack Obama in just three days has provoked Republicans on issues as disparate as immigr ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 6:34 am
  • 10 Things to Know for Feb. 25; Ex-Marine found guilty in 'American Sniper' trial

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    Feb. 25, 2015 - 6:31 am
  • Ukraine disputes claim about weapons pullback

    ILOVAYSK, Ukraine – Russian-backed separatists moved some heavy weapons well back from the front line Tuesday in eastern Ukraine, but the Ukrainian go ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Dozens of Christians abducted by Islamic militants in Syria

    BEIRUT – The Islamic State militants struck before dawn, staging house-to-house raids in a cluster of villages nestled along the Khabur River in north ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:02 am
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