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Six years after promising to do so, President Obama added his signature on Monday to an executive order barring LGBT discrimination by federal contractors. www.msnbc.com
Six years after promising to do so, President Obama added his signature to an executive order barring LGBT discrimination among federal contractors.
Seldom in American history has the Supreme Court unanimously rejected positions advocated by presidents’ administrations. But in this at least, President Obama has produced the fundamental transfor...
J.J. Rendon: Alvaro Uribe Did the Dirty Work of the Chavistas Without Knowing It&quot; blogs.miaminewtimes.com
It's been a chaotic summer for Colombians. First, they watched their national soccer team win four straight games at the...
Strange Bedfellows: Silicon Valley Techies ‘Like’ Conservative Senator Rand Paul sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com
There's a new app in Silicon Valley -- conservatarianism. It's the app that conservative Senator Rand Paul is pushing. He wants to join forces with local techies.
Forty-one percent (41%) of Republicans believe Obama is not an American citizen. www.rasmussenreports.com
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You don't see poll numbers like this very often. With three and a half months until Election Day, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York has a 37-percentage point lead over his GOP opponent, according to a new Siena College survey. politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com
(CNN) -- You don't see poll numbers like this very often. With three and a half months until Election Day, Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York has a 37-percentage point lead over his GOP opponent, according to a new Siena College survey.
NYPD officer striped of badge after strangling a Staten Island man to death who he suspected of selling untaxed cigarettes. www.nbcnewyork.com
Four EMS workers who responded to the arrest of a man who later died in police custody were placed on modified duty a day after an eight-year veteran of the NYPD was stripped of his badge and gun for...
The Democratic Party’s great populist hero on Friday came out in support of federal subsidies for some of the country’s largest corporations.
“As a part of a settlement agreement with the [Office of Special Counsel], Ms. [April] Sands admitted to violating the Hatch Act by soliciting political contributions via Twitter, conducting political activity through her Twitter account, and participatin
"How can you criticize that when that's what you basically give us every day, except for the briefing?"
Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans to announce he will activate the Texas National Guard at a news conference Monday in Austin, said state Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa, D-McAllen.