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Social Security Disability Fund Projected To Run Dry In 2016

The 11 million people who receive Social Security disability face steep benefit cuts next year — unless Congress acts, the government said Wednesday.

07/22/2015

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Study: Illegal Immigration From Mexico Down Nationwide

The number of people from Mexico attempting to cross the border illegally has declined nationwide, according to a new study from Pew Research Center.

07/22/2015

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Movie ‘Southside With Me’ Tells The Story Of The Obamas’ First Date

The world will soon get more insight to the first date of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama via the film “Southside With Me”.

07/16/2015

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Probe: Bogus Enrollees Kept Getting ‘Obamacare’

Phony applicants that investigators signed up last year under President Barack Obama’s health care law got automatically re-enrolled for 2015. Some were rewarded with even bigger taxpayer subsidies for their insurance premiums, a congressional probe has found.

07/16/2015

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President Obama Greeted With Confederate Flags In Oklahoma

Protesters waved Confederate flags as the president arrived in Oklahoma on Wednesday.

07/16/2015

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House Dem Leader Pelosi Backs Iran Nuclear Deal

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says the nuclear deal negotiated by the United States, Iran and Western powers “will have my strong support.”

07/16/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the East Room of the White House July 15, 2015 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from reporters about the agreement between the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council plus Germany and Iran over that country's nuclear program. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Republicans in Congress oppose the deal that will lift economic sanctions against Iran and put its nuclear program on hold for 10-12 years.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Obama Defends Nuclear Deal With Iran

The president said the historic deal is the only way to avert a war with Iran and a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.

07/15/2015

US President Barack Obama speaks during the NAACP's 106th National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 14, 2015. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Calls For Shorter Sentences For Nonviolent Convicts

Calling it an issue America can’t afford to ignore, President Barack Obama on Thursday laid out an expansive vision for fixing the criminal justice system by focusing on communities, courtrooms and cellblocks. He announced a federal review of the use of solitary confinement and urged Congress to pass a sentencing reform bill by year’s end.

07/14/2015

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Obama To Heckler: ‘You’re In My House’

The president scolded a heckler for being disrespectful at a gay pride month reception at the White House.

06/25/2015

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Trade Bill Clears Senate Hurdle, At Brink Of Final Passage

The Senate pushed bipartisan trade legislation to the brink of final approval Tuesday in a combined effort by President Barack Obama and Republican congressional leaders to rescue a measure that appeared all but dead less than two weeks ago.

06/23/2015

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