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  1. Judge Strikes Down Montana's Gay Marriage BanFri, 21 Nov 2014 01:16:25 GMT
    A federal judge found the state's gay marriage ban violates the rights of same-sex couples, in the latest decision allowing same-sex marriage. More...
  2. Michael Brown's Father Calls for CalmFri, 21 Nov 2014 01:13:48 GMT
    The father of Michael Brown is urging supporters to work toward positive change as a grand jury mulls charging a police officer in the teen's death. More...
  3. The Royal Dress Code for the Washington Press CorpsFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:33:31 GMT
    New memos about appropriate attire are out in advance of William and Kates New York and Washington visit in early December. More...
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  1. Soaring generic drug prices draw Senate scrutinyThu, 20 Nov 2014 16:16:56 GMT
    Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000 percent, prompting a backlash from patients, pharmacists and now Washington lawmakers. Members of the Senate meet Thursday to scrutinize the recent, unexpected trend among generic medicines, which are copies of branded drugs that have lost patent protection. More...
  2. What to Expect in Obama's Immigration OrderThu, 20 Nov 2014 14:07:13 GMT
    President Obama will lay out his executive order on immigration reform tomorrow night in an 8pm ET speech, one in which he's expected to shield up to 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation. That will mostly involve providing work permits to adult immigrants who have been in the US for at least five years and have families here, though they won't gain full citizenship, reports USA Today. More...
  3. Sen. Al Franken goes after UberThu, 20 Nov 2014 12:08:02 GMT
    Uber's apology over an executive's comments theorizing about launching a smear campaign against journalists wasn't enough for Sen. Al Franken. The Democrat from Minnesota went after the company Wednesday in a letter pressing the CEO to explain its privacy policies. More...
  4. Clinton says Obama on firm ground on immigrationThu, 20 Nov 2014 07:52:07 GMT
    Former President Bill Clinton gestures while giving the keynote speech at the New Republic Centennial Gala Dinner at the Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. Former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday noted that previous U.S. presidents have issued some type of executive order on immigration, suggesting his Democratic successor was on "pretty firm legal ground." More...
  5. Report: Role of 3 big banks in commodities riskyThu, 20 Nov 2014 03:47:37 GMT
    Three big Wall Street banks that have owned commodities such as aluminum exposed themselves to risk and in some cases manipulated prices in a way that raised costs for consumers, a Senate investigation has found. The heavy involvement of Goldman Sachs Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co. More...
  6. US District Court of Montana Strikes down same-sex marriage banWed, 19 Nov 2014 23:28:50 GMT
    A federal judge in Montana has overturned the state's ban on gay marriage. U.S. District Judge Brian Morris ruled Wednesday that Montana's constitutional amendment limiting marriage to between a man and a woman violates the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment to the US Constitution. More...
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  1. Dad of Michael Brown urges protesters to remain peaceful ahead of grand jury decisionFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:45:57 GMT
    Michael Brown Sr. said although he is thankful the protesters are raising awareness about the issues of racial profiling and police intimidation, violence is not the answer. More...
  2. Charges seem unlikely for Ferguson cop, union official saysFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:45:03 GMT
    The suburban St. Louis police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown seems confident that he will not face criminal charges from a grand jury that has been investigating the case for several months, a police union official said Thursday. More...
  3. Navy Plans for Fighter to Replace the F/A-18 Hornet in 2030sFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:06:52 GMT
    The Navy is beginning to work on a anext-generation carrier-launched fighter jet to replace the existing F/A-18 Super Hornet and Growler aircraftby 2030 and supplement the F-35C the Pentagon is still developing, service officials said. The Navy effort, called the F/A-XX program, includes early work on the desired technological capabilities for the new aircraft. The […] More...
  4. 18-year-old from Michigan who faked her disappearance gets probation, $15,200 billThu, 20 Nov 2014 23:30:31 GMT
    An 18-year-old from Michigan who faked her own disappearance and even put an ad on Craigslist to find an abductor has been placed on probation for three years. More...
  5. Man imprisoned 19 years walks free after woman, now grown, recants molestation storyThu, 20 Nov 2014 23:00:17 GMT
    A man who has been in prison for nearly two decades walked out of an Olympia courtroom as a free man Thursday, two years after his supposed victim recanted allegations that he molested her. More...
  6. New Jersey man admits running $20 million Ponzi scheme, faces up to 20 years in prisonThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:45:16 GMT
    A central New Jersey man has admitted running a $20 million Ponzi scheme. More...
  7. Tennessee lawmakers, governor move closer to Common Core repealThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:26:40 GMT
    Tennessee may be the next state to put the Common Core Educational Standards on the chopping block. More...
  8. Army Moves to Shut Down 159th Combat Aviation BrigadeThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:23:07 GMT
    The decision to shut down the 159th is likely the direct result of a plan to retire the Kiowa helicopter.,The Defense Department is poised to announce the shuttering of Fort Campbell, Kentucky's, 159th Combat Aviation Brigade, according to Congress. The long anticipated closing means Fort Campbell will lose about 2,400 soldiers. More...
  9. AT&T pays California $23.8 million for improper waste disposal; other companies investigatedThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:15:16 GMT
    AT&T agreed Thursday to pay California authorities nearly $24 million to settle allegations that it improperly disposed of hazardous waste during a nine-year period. More...
  10. Vermont woman accused of killing fiance, son on day their engagement ended pleads not guiltyThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:15:16 GMT
    A Vermont woman accused of fatally shooting her fiance and his son on the day he ended their engagement has pleaded not guilty to murder. More...
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