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Va. Historical Group Begins Campaign’s Public Phase

The Virginia Historical Society is working to raise $38 million for capital projects, programs and an endowment.


Declaring "the time for excuses is over," President Barack Obama is trumpeting the economic benefits of an immigration overhaul, arguing that a bipartisan bill picking up steam in the Senate would put the nation's loathed deficits and fragile entitlements on better footing. (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Links Keystone Approval To Carbon Emissions

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline project from Canada to Texas should only be approved if it doesn’t worsen carbon pollution.