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Karl Rove fires back at passage in new Ted Cruz book

[caption id="attachment_37911" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Though it's not even out yet, Ted Cruz's new book is already irking at least one member of the Republican establishment: Karl Rove. The veteran ...

Colorado's liberal Supreme Court blocks school voucher program

DENVER (AP) — A school voucher program in suburban Denver violates the state constitution because it provides funding for students to attend religious schools, the Colorado Supreme Court ruled Monday. The ruling reverses a Colorado Court of Appeals d ...

Sanders storms into N.H. on populist wave

DURHAM, N.H. -- Democrat Bernie Sanders -- riding high on rising poll numbers -- brought his thundering left-leaning populism to cheering throngs that packed town halls yesterday in a barnstorming tour designed to capitalize on his newfound star qual ...

Ted Cruz slams 'rogue justices'

[caption id="attachment_37911" align="alignright" width="300"] (File Photo)[/caption]WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz attacked Chief Justice John Roberts and other members of the Supreme Court in unusually harsh terms Thur ...

Supreme Court declares same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states

Washington (AP) -- The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States. Gay and lesbian couples already could marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court's 5-4 ruling means the re ...

Dept. of Justice to hear complaints about excessive force in Baltimore

In the wake of residents demanding a more expansive probe of Baltimore's police department, the U.S. Department of Justice will hold a public meeting Thursday to hear complaints about excessive force and other misconduct. Freddie Gray, 25, died on Ap ...

Federal agencies are wide open to hackers, cyberspies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Passwords written down on desks. Outdated anti-virus software. "Perceived ineptitude" in information technology departments. The federal government, which holds secrets and sensitive information ranging from nuclear blueprints to th ...

Detroit PD chief tells it like it is

"Urban terrorists" were involved in a shooting at a party on the city's west side where hundreds -- including families and children-- gathered Saturday, Detroit Police Chief James Craig said. He said the retaliation shooting left 11 people injured an ...

Obama wants hostage families to handle negotiations

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will tell families of Americans held by terror groups that they can communicate with captors and even pay ransom without fear of prosecution — part of a broad review of U.S. hostage guidelines that will be r ...

Charleston bans funeral protests

The Charleston City Council has unanimously passed a temporary ordinance that bans protests or picketing at funerals in advance of services this week for the nine people slain at a historic black church. The ordinance passed Tuesday evening states th ...


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