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Boehner contradicts Ryan rep, predicts imminent speaker decision

msnbc.com — Ignore what Paul Ryan's reps said: The congressman will announce whether he plans to run for House speaker Tuesday night. At least, that's according to outgoing Speaker John Boehner, who told Fox News on Tuesday, "Paul I believe will have an announcement later this evening ...

Clinton, Sanders spar over guns

Bill Clinton calls Donald Trump a 'master brander'

msnbc.com — That's one of the reasons the former president believes the 2016 Republican front-runner is doing so well in the polls. "He's the most interesting character out there," Clinton said Tuesday on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert." But Clinton admitted he's supporting the 2016 Democratic candidate he saw recently "singing on 'Saturday Night Live'" - his wife, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Obama: Inaction on gun violence is a political decision

msnbc.com — For the second day in a row, an President Obama spoke forcefully about the scourge of gun violence in America. "This is happening every single day in forgotten neighborhoods around the country. Every single day, kids are just running for their lives just trying to get to school," Obama said at a White House press conference that followed an event announcing the departure of Education Secretary Arne Duncan.
Oct 02, 2015

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Oct 02, 2015

RT @MSNBC: .@POTUS speaks forcefully about scourge of gun violence in America during press conference on.msnbc.com/1OMPcQS pic.twitter.com/7gG41yGrpv

Obama calls for 'cooperation over conflict' at UN General Assembly

msnbc.com — President Barack Obama called for "cooperation over conflict" Monday at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, pointing to the historic Iran nuclear accord as an example of diplomacy making the world safer. "For two years, the U.S. and our partners - including Russia, including China - stuck together in complex negotiations.

Rick Perry drops out of 2016 race

Donald Trump signs RNC 'pledge' to support GOP

msnbc.com — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has signed onto the Republican National Committee's "pledge" to support the GOP nominee in 2016 if he does not win the nomination himself. "I will be totally pledging my allegiance to the Republican Party and the conservative principles for which it stands," Trump said at a press conference Thursday at Trump Tower in Manhattan, holding up the pledge document with his signature on it.

Donald Trump to meet with RNC Chair Reince Priebus

msnbc.com — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is set to meet with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus Thursday in New York City, NBC News has confirmed. The meeting comes amid reports that the RNC has asked the GOP candidates to "pledge" not to run as a third-party candidate if unsuccessful at clinching the nomination.

Hurricane Katrina anniversary: Watch footage of the storm's devatation

msnbc.com — "This is the nightmare that New Orleans residents have worried about for years," NBC's Natalie Morales said on "TODAY" on the morning of Aug. 29, 2005, shortly after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in Louisiana. The loss of life and devastation of property was staggering as the storm flooded 80% of the city.

Pat Robertson links stock market plunge to abortion

msnbc.com — Far-right televangelist Pat Robertson linked Monday's precipitous drop in the stock market to the issue of abortion in the U.S. The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened down about 1,000 points Monday, on that China's economy - the second largest in the world - is losing steam.
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Nov 21, 2015

RT @AP: BREAKING: Democrat John Bel Edwards wins Louisiana governor's race, surprise upset in conservative state

Nov 19, 2015

Trump says he "would certainly implement" a system tracking Muslims in the U.S. on.msnbc.com/1SJAcS9

Nov 18, 2015

RT @NBCNews: Richard Engel hears gunfire near scene of ongoing police activity in suburb of #Paris at 6 a.m. local time. twitter.com/RichardEngel/s…

Nov 14, 2015

RT @CassVinograd: Death toll now at 129 in Paris attacks; more than 250 injured. Seven terrorists dead, Paris prosecutor says #ParisAttacks

Nov 13, 2015

RT @MSNBC: BREAKING: French police report shootout and explosion in Paris: on.msnbc.com/1kuQiVe

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