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  • FBI concealed terror suspect from 9/11 Commission

    The conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch has obtained internal FBI documents showing a rift between the bureau and the 9/11 Commission over al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki, who was later killed by a U.S. drone strike in Yemen.

  • CDC confirms 1st Ebola case in U.S.

    The first case of Ebola in the United States has been confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

  • GAO says Obama administration can't bail out insurers without Congress

    The ruling could end up provoking a showdown between the White House and Congressional Republicans over Obamacare that has the potential to affect health insurance premiums.

  • Court says TIGTA must process FOIA on White House access to tax records

    A federal judge ruled Monday that the Treasury Department's inspector general for tax administration cannot withhold information on whether the White House received confidential taxpayer information by citing certain exemptions under the Freedom of Information Act.

  • 3.6 million have lost unemployment insurance, Democrats say

    More than 3.6 million people have lost unemployment insurance benefits through September, according to a new report from House Democrats who want to renew the insurance program that Congress let expire in December.

  • Record half of U.S. population gets news online, 164 million 'uniques'

    More people than ever are reading newspapers online, driven by a huge surge of interest from women and a radical shift from paper to mobile devices like iPhones, a cheerful Newspaper Association report reveals.

  • Pentagon: We didn't make it up

    The Pentagon pushed back Tuesday against accusations that the Obama administration exaggerated or fabricated the threat from the Khorasan group to justify airstrikes in Syria, saying the al Qaeda offshoot still poses a danger to U.S. interests.

  • McConnell's strategy to tie his opponent to Obama is working, and he's hammering the point home

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's, R-Ky., team released an ad Tuesday that once again ties his Democratic challenger, Secretary of State of Alison Lundergan Grimes, to President Obama, a deeply unpopular figure in the Bluegrass State.

  • Will Obama's White House end when Obama leaves?

    The biggest issue in this fall's election is whether the Obama administration will end when Barack Obama leaves the White House or whether it will continue on, by appointing federal judges with lifetime appointments who share President Obama's contempt for the Constitution.

  • Obama's narcissism a threat to national security

    This undeniable character trait was on full display in his interview with Steve Kroft of "60 Minutes," in the sense that he simply cannot entertain the possibility, much less -- infinitely less -- admit the possibility that he has made a mistake or exercised poor judgment.

  • Houston VA staffer tossed benefits cases

    Veterans with disability claims pending in the Department of Veterans Affairs' Houston office were left without a decision or explanation after a worker inappropriately dumped their cases, according to the agency's inspector general.

  • Editorial Cartoon: Spreading viruses

    Cartoon by Nate Beeler/Cagle Cartoons.

  • Editorial Cartoon: Been there, done that

    Cartoon by Steve Kelley/Creators Syndicate.

  • Editorial Cartoon: My work here is done

    Cartoon by Gary Varvel/Creators Syndicate.

  • Editorial Cartoon: Shots fired

    Cartoon by Chris Britt/Creators Syndicate.

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