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Breaking News: Cantor speeches, tributes ring hollow as he prepares to leave House
 
Posted by: Mike Sarzo

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 17:06:23 -0700 | political-news

Opinion Months after losing his Republican primary to tea party candidate David Brat, former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) will be leaving the House of Representatives entirely as of Aug. 18, according to an article in Friday’s issue of...
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Breaking News: Panasonic, Tesla together in Gigafactory
 
Posted by: preetamkaushik

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 16:39:08 -0700 | business-news

Tesla and Panasonic finally come together to build a battery plant. Two giants – Tesla and Panasonic – have come together to boost the trend that’s catching up with people opting for electric cars, over conventional vehicles. The manufacturing unit,...
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Breaking News: Congress OKS VA, highway bill, and not a measure of border
 
Posted by: aneela_khan

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 19:46:26 -0700 | political-news

Congress ran full tilt in an election year impasse over immigration Thursday and staggered towards the five-week summer break, having failed to agree on legislation to cope with the influx of young immigrants flock in the United States illegally. Faring...
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Breaking News: OBAMA SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER TO ALLOW DETENTION OF AMERICANS WITH ‘RESPIRATORY ILLNESSES'
 
Posted by: PriorKnowledgeNews

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 11:05:23 -0700 | political-news

OBAMA SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER TO ALLOW DETENTION OF AMERICANS WITH ‘RESPIRATORY ILLNESSES’ Amendment comes in wake of Ebola scare As the Ebola outbreak continues to cause concern, President Barack Obama has signed an amendment to an executive order that would...
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Posted by: rsa76

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 11:08:55 -0700 | technology-news

American company Celestis since 1997 engaged in sending human remains into space. This type of funeral, oddly enough, is popular among wealthy U.S. citizens. Autumn firm will launch a new service. Henceforth send into space can be pets, reports Metro...
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Breaking News: NATO confirmed that Ukraine has applied ballistic missiles
 
Posted by: rsa76

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 07:59:38 -0700 | causes-news

NATO confirmed that Ukrainian soldiers used ballistic missiles in the east of the country, said media companies "Deutsche Welle". "NATO confirms U.S. television channel CNN information that the army of Ukraine applied short-range ballistic missiles against militias in the east...
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Source: The Washington Times

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 15:51:44 -0700 | political-news

Congress is going on break, and they've left the American people in the lurch. On big issues, from the crisis at the border to corporate tax inversion to budget and fiscal matters, the two parties are overwhelmed by their differences...
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Posted by: alijaan0786

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 18:24:43 -0700 | political-news

According to Obama, such techniques were used for fear of further attacks."We did some things that were contrary to our values," he says. The U.S. president, Barack Obama, admitted on Friday (1) that the CIA "tortured some people" after the...
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Source: Washington Post

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 12:37:54 -0700 | business-news

It's now August, which means our inboxes are about to begin filling up with that most curious of workplace missives: the out-of-office reply. With its own unwritten rules, pointed omissions and carefully crafted code words, few forms of office correspondence say so much...
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Source: The Washington Times

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 10:39:53 -0700 | political-news

Massachusetts lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Deval Patrick 's desk for passage that puts police chiefs in charge of deciding whether or not a person is fit enough to own a gun and gives them the power to deny...
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Posted by: Dartaz

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 19:18:14 -0700 | political-news

A few weeks ago, President Obama requested a several billion dollar supplemental from Congress to address the influx of Central American migrant children accruing on the border. The naive idea was that each chamber of Congress would pass a bill,...
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Source: Washington Post

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 17:44:46 -0700 | disasters-news

Senate bill strikes a balance between core intelligence needs and civil liberties Username Democratic Senator from Vermont Patrick Leahy (C) speaks to the media after a briefing by Obama administration officials to all U.S. Senators about the release of American...
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Source: The Washington Times

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 16:54:20 -0700 | allnews

A USC graduate student was killed last week while walking home from a study session, and one of his attackers said that he has been in the country illegally for seven years, a federal official told the Los Angeles Times...
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Source: Education News

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 11:35:57 -0700 | health-news

Already, the medical centers that provide physician education have taken issue with the report, which calls for per-resident funding that would [...] More than $15 billion is spent annually on physician training in the US,  but, according to a new...
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Source: FierceHealthIT

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-08-01 10:41:13 -0700 | health-news

Share Tools Hospitals cannot assume they're safe from hackers, writes Daniel J. Nigrin, M.D., in a perspective  on healthcare cybersecurity at The New England Journal of Medicine. Nigrin, senior vice president for information services and CIO at Children's Hospital Boston,...
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