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Is Iran trolling Tom Cotton?

msnbc.com — Less than 24 hours after Republican Sen. Tom Cotton shared an insanely adorable photo of his just-born son Gabriel, snug in that wide-striped hospital-issued swaddle cloth, the Arkansas lawmaker went on an epic Twitter rant aimed at the Iranian foreign minister. For Cotton, there is simply nothing that will keep him from the Iran debate.

For Iran, 'snap back' clause goes both ways

msnbc.com — Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif sought to turn the tables Wednesday as negotiations for a nuclear accord were set to resume, saying Congress should be more concerned about what could happen if the United States failed to implement its obligations rather than focusing on a possible Iranian failure.

Presidential Pardons

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Rand Paul takes jabs at Hillary Clinton at South by Southwest

msnbc.com — AUSTIN - Of all the potential 2016 presidential candidates, only Sen. Rand Paul came this year to speak at South by Southwest, the annual film, music and technology festival in Austin. In a packed room at the Marriott Hotel here, the Kentucky Republican spoke with Texas Tribune editor Evan Smith, mostly about tech and tech policy.

Netanyahu: Peres Exploiting Good Relations With Clinton

apnewsarchive.com — (AP) _ Less than a month before Israel's election, opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Shimon Peres of exploiting his close relations with President Clinton and several Arab leaders to improve his chances for re-election. Netanyahu is Peres' only challenger in the May 29 vote for prime minister.

Netanyahu: Peres Exploiting Good Relations With Clinton

apnewsarchive.com — (AP) _ Less than a month before Israel's presidential election, opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Shimon Peres of exploiting his close relations with President Clinton and several Arab leaders to improve his chances for re-election. Netanyahu is Peres' only challenger in the May 29 vote.

CIA's Brennan has had enough torture talk, wants to move on

msnbc.com — Two entire days of torture talk were enough for John Brennan. The embattled CIA director, accused of spying on Congress and concealing details about years of CIA abuses, just wants to move on. "My fervent hope is that we can put aside this debate and move forward to focus on issues relevant to our current national security challenges."

Torture report sheds truth on a flawed version of history

msnbc.com — In 2007, Michael Hayden, then the director of the CIA, told a roomful of human rights advocates that "fewer than 100 people" had been held at secret sites run by his agency. And he dismissed reports that the CIA used waterboarding, stress positions and hypothermia, among other abusive tactics, to interrogate suspects.

5 things to look for in the Senate's torture report

msnbc.com — Two years ago, the Senate Intelligence Committee completed its investigation into the detention and torture of detainees in CIA custody during the Bush administration. The report has been the subject of lengthy negotiations, conflicts and even legal threats between the committee and the CIA, and it has sparked intense partisan battles within the committee itself.

Justice finally comes to the pardons office and perhaps to many inmates

msnbc.com — The Obama administration announced a new pardons policy that could potentially allow hundreds of federal inmates to be freed early from prison.
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May 30, 2015

RT @princeeditor: Reporter Killed in Community She Loved: #CharniceMilton Slain in D.C. While Used as Shield bit.ly/1LUcAqx #NABJ

May 25, 2015

RT @samrhall: UPDATE: Thad Cochran marries longtime aide Kay Webber in Gulfport. Rumored affair denied during last year's campaign. clarionledger.com/story/politica…

May 21, 2015

RT @aseitzwald: Filed two stories from car in parking lot, eating dinner (sandwich from two airports ago) while I drive. #Blessed

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