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Trump Angers Ailes With New Tweets Attacking Megyn Kelly

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:26pm

"I liked The Kelly File much better without" Megyn Kelly on it, Trump said in one tweet. "Perhaps she could take another eleven day unscheduled vacation!"

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Texas Set To Execute Nicaraguan National, Despite Legal Controversy

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 1:55pm

Bernardo Tecero was convicted of killing a Texas school teacher. Supporters say he should not be executed because he wasn't informed of his right to contact a consular official.

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Biden's Path: Time Is Not Exactly On His Side

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:54pm

History hasn't been kind to late presidential entrants. But with the vice president's name ID and position, his campaign could break the mold and challenge and sharpen Hillary Clinton.

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Donald Trump's Evolution On Campaign Fundraising

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 10:54am

When billionaire developer Trump entered the presidential race two months ago, he drew a sharp line between other candidates – needy candidates, always trading favors for money – and himself.

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Donald Trump Changes His Tune And Begins To Court Wealthy Donors

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:05am

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump touts his ability to finance his own campaign and avoid answering to donors. But now he's started fundraising for his campaign and a superPAC.

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Pilot Program Aims To Close Trust Gap Between Government, Native Tribes

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:03am

Native American tribes can be hampered trying to fight crime on reservations because they don't have access to federal databases. The Justice Department wants to help.

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Sen. Menendez Bribery Case Heats Up With New Justice Filing

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 6:21pm

Defense teams had accused the government of such "outrageous misconduct" that they said all charges should be dismissed. Now the government is hitting back.

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A Nasty Place On Wall Street: What Kind Of A Dive Is This?

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 5:16pm

Stock prices plunged Monday, prompting Wall Street analysts to talk about a "correction" in stock prices. But many savers worry that this might be the start of a long "bear" market.

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Global Economy Feels Ripples Of Chinese Stock Market Fall

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 4:05pm

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to three NPR correspondents about the state of the global economy, including Frank Langfitt in Shanghai, Corey Flintoff in Moscow, and Lourdes Garcia-Navarro in Rio de Janeiro.

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French Authorities Investigate High-Speed Train Attack

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 3:35pm

French authorities are questioning the suspect in Friday night's attack on a crowded high speed train that was traveling from Amsterdam to Paris. The gunman lived in Spain, where he had a criminal record and was being watched by Spain, Germany, France and Belgium for possible ties to Islamic extremists.

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Economists Divided Over Interest Rate Hike Amid Market Turmoil

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 3:35pm

With stocks plummeting around the world, the Federal Reserve has a monumental decision to make about interest rates at its September meeting. Some Fed watchers say it won't dare raise rates for fear of adding to jitters about a global slowdown. But others say abandoning plans to raise rates this year would send an even worse signal.

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Obama Could Endorse In Primary Between Clinton, Biden

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:49pm

A White House spokesman would not rule out the possibility that President Obama could endorse in a Democratic presidential primary even if it's between Hillary Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden.

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The Biggest Divide Between Joe Biden And Elizabeth Warren

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 1:15pm

The vice president may be seeking out the progressive hero's support, years after fighting one of her signature causes.

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Rand Paul's Political Insurance Policy Comes Through

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 10:48am

The Kentucky senator fought to be able to run for president and Senate at the same time. He can, and he may have scored a victory for his state, too.

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Sanders' Presidential Campaign Could 'Bern-Out' In The Palmetto State

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 4:08am

Bernie Sanders spent the weekend campaigning in South Carolina. The state's Democratic base is mostly black. The crowds he drew were predominantly white.

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Sen. Harry Reid Announces He's Backing Iran Nuclear Deal

Sun, 08/23/2015 - 6:49pm

The Senate Minority Leader says he endorses the deal because it prevents Iran from making good on threats against Israel. The support of the Senate's top Democrat is a big boost for President Obama.

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On Babies And Birthright, Rhetoric Outpaces Reality

Sun, 08/23/2015 - 4:08pm

Several GOP presidential candidates have been questioning birthright citizenship for the children of immigrants in the U.S. illegally. But there are few policy options to limit the practice.

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In South Carolina, Sanders Discusses Race, Courts Black Voters

Sun, 08/23/2015 - 9:08am

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who's seeking the Democratic presidential nomination, drew big crowds again this weekend, but they may not be the right kind of crowd if he hopes to win South Carolina's primary.

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Ky. GOP OKs Caucus Allowing Sen. Paul To Run For Re-Election And President

Sat, 08/22/2015 - 11:51pm

The plan would let Paul run for president and re-election to his Senate seat at the same time without violating state law that bans candidates from appearing on the ballot twice in the same election.

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Tracing The Shifting Meaning Of "Alien"

Sat, 08/22/2015 - 11:03am

Many immigration rights activists cringe at the term "alien." But decades ago, that word was embraced as a humane alternative to terms like "undesirable" and even "wetback."

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