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Whitehouse Safety Concerns

September 29, 2014 10:13 pm

WASHINGTON, DC- The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday night. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president’s life. Read more: http://www.wjla.com/articles/2014/09/fence-jumper-reportedly-made-it-much-deeper-into-white-house-than-secret-service-acknowleged,

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O’Hare Airport Incident Delay Flights Nationwide

September 26, 2014 10:17 am

CHICAGO—Flights in and out of Chicago’s airports, halted since early Friday morning after a fire broke out in the Federal Aviation Administration’s main Chicago air-traffic control center in suburban Aurora, Ill., slowly started resuming five hours later, the FAA said. The blaze, now extinguished, apparently was intentionally set by an FAA contract employee, Aurora Police […]

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President Obama Speaks At United Nations Ebola Meeting

September 25, 2014 10:12 am

NEW YORK — President Obama warned a summit of world leaders Thursday that the Ebola outbreak that has infected thousands in west Africa has gone beyond a health crises and is a “growing threat to regional and global security.” Citing new commitments from the United Nations last week, Obama said there had been progress. But […]

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US Attorney General Eric Holder Expected To Resign Today

September 25, 2014 9:58 am

WASHINGTON, DC – Attorney General Eric Holder plans to announce Thursday that he is resigning from the Obama administration, a Justice Department official confirmed to Fox News. The decision would cap a tumultuous six-year term for the nation’s top law enforcement official. Holder is one of the few Cabinet officials to have stayed on since […]

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Fighting Isis

September 24, 2014 10:15 pm

UNITED NATIONS — President Obama on Wednesday charted a muscular new course for the United States in a turbulent world, telling the United Nations General Assembly in a bluntly worded speech that the American military would work with allies to dismantle the Islamic State’s “network of death” and warning Russia that it would pay for […]

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ISIS AIR STRIKES

September 15, 2014 10:17 pm

WASHINGTON — The United States, as promised by President Obama, has stepped up its airstrike campaign in Iraq, hitting targets near Baghdad in the effort to help the Iraqi government win back territory seized by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Pentagon officials said Monday. The offensive is the first expansion of the United […]

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ISIS Mission: Don’t Call It a War?

September 12, 2014 11:12 am

  U.S.- The Obama administration is refusing to describe the expanded military efforts against the Islamic State as a “war”, despite various plans that seem otherwise. Plans to launch airstrikes across two tumultuous Middle East countries, dispatch hundreds more U.S. military personnel, and build a coalition of nations to ultimately “destroy” the growing terror network. […]

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Two Navy F/A-18 Hornets Crash

September 12, 2014 10:55 am

  DEVELOPING: Two F/A-18 Hornets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean today. One of the pilots has been rescued, while Navy officials are still searching for the other. Reports indicate that the aircraft were assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron 94 and Strike Fighter Squadron 113. While one pilot was quickly located and returned to the […]

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Hurricane Sandy Victims and FEMA Funds

September 12, 2014 10:46 am

NEW YORK- It has been nearly two years since Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, with thousands of residents losing everything they had. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, sent plenty of disaster relief help, including volunteers and funds. Now, FEMA may be asking these citizens to return the money that was given to them during […]

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Remembering 9/11

September 11, 2014 11:03 am

MONTEREY, CA- The heartbreaking footage of September 11, 2001 is still as powerful to see today as the day that it happened. The entire nation sat in fear and shock as both of the Twin Towers fell to the ground. The families of victims, waiting to see if they were to ever see their loved […]

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