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President Barack Obama speaks to students during a Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Town Hall meeting on Nov. 14, 2014 in Yangon, Burma. (credit: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)

Ex-ABC News President: Real Concern If We Come To Place Where Major Broadcast Outlets Not Fully Covering News

ABC, CBS and NBC decided against covering President Barack Obama’s speech on immigration live on Thursday, although the Spanish-language Univision network is delaying its telecast of the Latin Grammy Awards to show the address.

11/20/2014

Schieffer: Gruber Obamacare Remarks Show ‘Sorry State Of American Politics’

CBS News’ Bob Schieffer says he is “dumbstruck” by one-time Obamacare adviser Jonathan Gruber’s current comments about the health care law, saying that his actions are just another example of what’s wrong with American politics.

11/17/2014

George W. Bush says he was surprised to learn that Saddam Hussein didn’t believe the former U.S. president would take military action against Iraq in 2003. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Bush Says He Was Surprised Saddam Hussein ‘Didn’t Believe’ US Would Invade

President George W. Bush says he was surprised to learn that Saddam Hussein didn’t believe the former U.S. president would take military action against in 2003.

11/07/2014

Rep. Cummings: Many African-Americans Fear Obama Security Decreased Due To Race

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned last week after the high-profile security issues came to light, and Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said more departures are sure to come amid a culture of complacency – and what some of his constituents have suggested is a racial issue.

10/06/2014

CBS News: New Syrian Al Qaeda Cell Developing Bomb Plots Against US Flights

A cell of “veteran al Qaeda fighters” may not be dominating headlines like the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, but the group of explosive-making experts from Osama bin Laden’s old network are a direct threat to U.S. aviation.

09/18/2014

NFL Security Director Position Casts Doubt On Claims League Never Saw Rice Video (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFL Security Director Position Casts Doubt On Claims League Never Saw Rice Video

National Football League security procedures, specifically the role of a team security director, cast doubt on NFL officials’ claims that they had sought out but were unable to obtain the surveillance video of Ray Rice assaulting his then-fiancee in a casino elevator.

09/12/2014

US Flight To China Diverted Over Child Custody Battle (Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

US Flight To China Diverted Over Child Custody Battle

An international flight bound for Beijing was ordered back to the U.S. hours after takeoff as part of custody battle.

09/06/2014

AT&T Mobility, the nation's second-largest cellular provider, says it's no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users' smartphones. The practice made it nearly impossible to shield its subscribers' identities online. credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

IRS Scammers Stealing Millions Through Phone Calls Demanding Back Taxes

Aggressive calls from scammers claiming to be from the IRS have conned more than $5 million from U.S. taxpayers as the victims are told they owe thousands of dollars in back taxes and are threatened with repossession and jail time.

09/06/2014

Seventy percent of Americans, including 86 percent of Republican voters, say undocumented immigrants are threatening the U.S. economy, and the country’s traditional customs, values and beliefs.   (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Private Companies Receive Federal Taxpayer Money To House Immigrant Children

Seeking to house and care for the more than 60,000 unaccompanied minors who have crossed the U.S. border in the past year, the children are now flooding into state-licensed, federal taxpayer-funded private facilities due to overcrowding at government detention centers.

08/01/2014

Republicans are predicted to take the Senate in November, with a 51-49 seat edge that could be increased or decreased by two points if the election were held today.  (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Poll: Republicans Favored To Capture Senate In Midterm Elections

Republicans are predicted to take the Senate in November, with a 51-49 seat edge that could be increased or decreased by two points if the election were held today.

07/28/2014

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