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Socialist Sanders may run in 2016 as independent or Democrat

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, one of the most prominent liberals in the U.S. Senate, indicated that he may run for president in 2016 in an interview on NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday. Sanders told NBC's Chuck Todd, "I am the longest-serving independent ...

Can Obama wage war without consent of Congress?

[caption id="attachment_27230" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (AP) -- On the cusp of intensified air strikes in Iraq and Syria, President Barack Obama is using the legal grounding of the Congressional authorizations ...

Michael Moore: Obama will only be remembered as first black president

Filmmaker Michael Moore says he's given up hoping President Obama will leave a memorable legacy. The liberal documentarian, who is perhaps best known for eviscerating George W. Bush in Fahrenheit 9/11, said Obama is "a huge disappointment." Speaking ...

Obama Officials: No threat of Islamic State attack in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Islamic State group doesn't pose an immediate threat of an attack in the United States, senior U.S. officials testified Wednesday, but warned that the danger from the militants is spreading beyond the Middle East to Europe and o ...

As Scots eye independence, rest of UK gets nervous

BERWICK-UPON-TWEED, England (AP) — All Gavin Jones has to do is scan the shelves of his impossibly quaint shop on England's border with Scotland to know he'll have a big problem if the Scots declare independence next week. There are teddy bears in Ca ...

Dem Senator Speaks for Beheaded Reporters, Apologizes

[caption id="attachment_5533" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]DENVER (AP) — Sen. Mark Udall on Monday apologized for saying that two reporters beheaded by militants in the Middle East would agree that the United States should no ...

Senate Dems to revive minimum wage issue to motivate their base

[caption id="attachment_1657" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (AP) — Looking to motivate their most loyal supporters, Democrats may hold a campaign-season Senate vote as soon as next week on their effort to boost the ...

GOP govs' group hits Democrats in Colorado, Maine

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic governor of Colorado is soft on a convicted killer and the Democrats' hopeful in Maine would dole out millions in tax dollars to immigrants in the country illegally, the Republican Governors Association tells voters i ...

Joe Biden must be running for something

[caption id="attachment_29010" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]There is a war on organized labor that must be reversed, said Vice President Joe Biden during a speech today before the annual Labor Day parade in Detroit. "Why in G ...

In Your Face: RickPAC sells t-shirts with Perry mugshot

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Super PAC is trying to turn his indictment into cash by selling t-shirts with his mugshot for $25 each. Buyers get a twofer. The front of the shirt shows a smiling and apparently relaxed Perry under the word "WANTED" in red le ...


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