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The House is expected to pass President Obama's request, but it won't fall along party lines.
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The latest propaganda video from the terrorist group, posted last night, has already been removed from YouTube.
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Each fellow will receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
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This mysterious liaison was not the only one to dissuade her from pressing charges. In a prior incident, local police urged her not to press charge.
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Several years and $25 billion later, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey says that nearly half of the Iraqi army is too heavily populated with Shiite fighters to credibly confront ISIS.
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In another reversal, the team placed the star running back on the "exempt" list, which bars Peterson from all team activities.
Sep 16, 2014 7:29PM ET
While the NFL sure has upset a lot of different people, they still benefitted from crazy viewership. It seems the angrier people get, the more they tune in.
Sep 16, 2014 6:41PM ET
The parents of a victim in the Aurora, Colorado, shooting have filed a lawsuit against online bullet and armor distributors for selling items to James Holmes.
Sep 16, 2014 6:37PM ET
It would have been nice to have a U.S. ambassador to Guatemala during the height of the child migrant crisis, but better late than never.
Sep 16, 2014 5:03PM ET
The president said the outbreak could infect hundreds of thousands of people if it isn't stopped, but the chances of it hitting the U.S. remain "extremely low."
Sep 16, 2014 4:27PM ET
Scotland's blue may be leaving the iconic Union Jack flag. Here are some options for a replacement.
Sep 16, 2014 4:25PM ET
The FBI's Next Generation Identification, which was launched in 2011, is now fully operational the FBI said Monday.
Sep 16, 2014 4:07PM ET
Today, NASA held a press conference announcing they will work with Boeing and Elon Musk's Space X on their upgraded Commercial Crew Program.
Sep 16, 2014 4:03PM ET
Beyoncé hurt us once again by lip-synching at her Paris concert despite claims that she always sings live. When will this cycle of abuse end?
Sep 16, 2014 3:45PM ET
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, suggested deploying ground troops to fight ISIS if airstrikes didn't work. The White House promptly slammed the door shut.
Sep 16, 2014 3:00PM ET
New Girl is learning from the mistakes it made in season three, but The Mindy Project seems to be repeating them anyway.
Sep 16, 2014 2:54PM ET
A month after NASCAR driver Tony Stewart killed a fellow driver on a racetrack in upstate New York, the star sprint car driver's case will reportedly head to a grand jury where it will determined if he will face criminal charges.
Sep 16, 2014 2:16PM ET
For the first time in over 20 years, lawmakers listened to why the District of Columbia should become America's 51st state. Well, two senators did.
Sep 16, 2014 1:48PM ET
A Tactical Response Team checks in on her once an hour and joins her on any travels outside of the home.
Sep 16, 2014 1:48PM ET
Just weeks after an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire ended 50 days of hostilities between Israel and Hamas, along with other terrorist groups in Gaza, a mortar shell was reportedly fired into Israel from Gaza on Tuesday.
Sep 16, 2014 1:41PM ET
The Seattle-based singer-songwriter is finally breaking out with new album Too Bright. But is he for everyone?
Sep 16, 2014 1:33PM ET
Twenty years after the show debuted, here's its 45 most memorable characters, ranked.
Sep 16, 2014 1:21PM ET
The good news for the country as a whole is that the poverty rate went down for the first time since 2007.
Sep 16, 2014 1:15PM ET
The baby was reportedly born last Friday, and the couple has been dating since 2011.
Sep 16, 2014 12:06PM ET
CodePink protesters interrupted a Senate hearing on the war plan at least four times Tuesday morning.
Sep 16, 2014 11:05AM ET
The number of uninsured Americans fell 8 percent during the first three months of 2014, thanks to 3.8 million uninsured individuals gaining insurance.
Sep 16, 2014 10:53AM ET
Janan Ganesh on the Scottish referendum, Eugene Robinson on Hillary's vision, Sen. Tim Kaine on war powers, Richard Florida on Tesla's new deal, and Zephyr Teachout and Tim Wu on Democratic primaries.
Sep 16, 2014 10:43AM ET
Economist Alexei Kudrin predicted the Russian economy would shrink by three to four percent in 2015, whereas government officials believe it would grow one percent.
Sep 16, 2014 10:06AM ET
As a gesture of goodwill, Ukrainian legislators also voted to grant amnesty and temporary self-rule to the pro-Russian separatists.
Sep 16, 2014 9:54AM ET
The speaker's office releases another installment in its occasional "John Boehner is a Real Person" video series.