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Trump, after Republican pledge, breaks from pack on Iran, gay marriage

businessinsider.com — By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leading Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday broke away from stances held by many of his rivals on issues ranging from the Iran nuclear deal to the gay marriage fight in Kentucky. Trump's statements in a lengthy interview on MSNBC came one day after signing the party's loyalty pledge.

Trump, after Republican pledge, breaks from pack on Iran, gay marriage

reuters.com — Trump's statements in a lengthy interview on MSNBC came one day after signing the party's loyalty pledge. He called the Iran nuclear agreement "a disastrous deal" and "a horrible contract," but said he would work with it.
Sep 04, 2015

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Former Clinton aide will not testify in House probe, lawyer says

dailymail.co.uk — WASHINGTON, Sept 3 (Reuters) - A former U.S. State Department information technology staffer who worked for Hillary Clinton is refusing to testify before U.S. lawmakers probing the former top diplomat and the 2012 attacks on U.S. installations in Benghazi, Libya, according to a letter sent by his lawyer to Congressional investigators.

Clinton aide invokes constitution to dodge probing about private e-mail

csmonitor.com — Lawyers for Clinton's former technology aide, Bryan Pagliano, said he is pleading the Fifth Amendment to avoid testifying before Congress about the private email server she used while secretary of state. A former U.S. State Department staff member who worked for Hillary Clinton will not testify before U.S.

Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood -McConnell

dailymail.co.uk — WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell undercut threats by fellow Republicans to hold the budget process hostage in an effort to defund Planned Parenthood, saying conservatives do not have enough support in Congress to cut off the group, which is under fire from abortion opponents.

Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood -McConnell

dailymail.co.uk — WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell undercut threats by fellow Republicans to hold the budget process hostage in an effort to defund Planned Parenthood, saying conservatives do not have enough support in Congress to cut off the group now under fire from abortion opponents.

Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood: McConnell

reuters.com — Instead, the Senate's top Republican said he is focused on funding the federal government when U.S. lawmakers return next week and will work with President Barack Obama to avert a shutdown, which last paralyzed the government in 2013.
Sep 01, 2015

RT @Reuters: Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood: McConnell reut.rs/1N0WPAP

Sep 01, 2015

RT @Reuters: Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood: McConnell reut.rs/1N0WPAP

Sep 02, 2015

Mitch McConnell has more bad news for the base: Republicans lack votes to defund Planned Parenthood reut.rs/1hxmfKo @Reuters

Mitch McConnell: Republicans Lack Votes To Defund Planned Parenthood

huffingtonpost.com — WASHINGTON, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell undercut threats by fellow Republicans to hold the budget process hostage in an effort to defund Planned Parenthood, saying conservatives do not have enough support in Congress to cut off the group now under fire from abortion opponents.

National Zoo staff keeping close eye on newborn panda twins

csmonitor.com — Mei Xiang, a panda at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, gave birth to twins on Saturday, and staff scientists are closely monitoring the bears in their fragile early days. National Zoo staff are keeping a close eye on giant panda Mei Xiang's newborn twins, given the cubs' fragile state just days after their birth, the zoo's lead veterinarian said on Monday.

Only One Republican Hasn't Been Invited To The Next GOP Debate Yet

huffingtonpost.com — WASHINGTON, Aug 11 (Reuters) - All but one of the 17 Republicans vying for the party's presidential nomination have made the cut so far for the next debates hosted by CNN, the network said on Tuesday in a decision that could leave former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore on the sidelines.
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Sep 04, 2015

Kentucky clerk's office issues marriage license to gay couple, ending ban reut.rs/1VAyiG3 via @Reuters @ReutersUS #LGBT #gaymarriage

Sep 04, 2015

#topstory Drowned migrant boys buried as Hungary warns of 'mass inflow' of refugees reut.rs/1VAmZO2 via @Reuters @ReutersWorld

Sep 04, 2015

RT @jamesmatesitv: Refugee train standoff stretching into 2nd day. These were last night's harrowing scenes from report @itvnews at Ten itv.com/news/update/20…

Sep 03, 2015

"I was holding my wife's hand. My children slipped away from my hands. We tried to hold on to the boat" reut.rs/1VyipzQ via @Reuters

Sep 03, 2015

RT @kainazamaria: ICYMI Earlier this year @NPR published this report on 4 Syrian families & their fight to live. n.pr/1zLq7ZE htt…

Sep 03, 2015

Confrontation as Hungary police force migrants off train reut.rs/1EBbbGT via @Reuters @ReutersWorld

Sep 03, 2015

RT @ABC: How a refugee family desperate to get into Germany was smuggled from Syria to Greece: abcn.ws/1PLkVyR pic.twitter.com/BuHacrFerL

Sep 02, 2015

Lovely @AHCJ blog post by @tarahaelle, a #mustread: A guide to understanding why science is messy, hard and wonderful healthjournalism.org/blog/2015/08/a…

Sep 02, 2015

RT @kytja: Alaska Supreme Court allows Medicaid expansion to take effect Tuesday, win for governor: adn.com/article/201508…


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