Portman among 47 GOP senators to sign letter to Iran WASHINGTON — In a move Democrats denounced as trying to sabotage the Obama administration’s foreign policy, Sen. Rob Portman and 46 other Senate Republicans yesterday warned Iran’s leadership that any agreement to limit Tehran’s apparent efforts to build a nuclear bomb would need Senate approval to stay in effect beyond 2016. More
Coalition on immigration bill clears first tests The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
NaMo in Malaysia before heading to Singapore In Malaysia, Modi will be attending the ASEAN-India Summit tomorrow and the 10th East Asia Summit the next day, besides holding talks with Prime Minister Najib Razak and some other world leaders who would be attending the Summits. He had said the ASEAN ... 11/20/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Stalemate In Nepal: India Bashing Continues – Analysis In the latest round of talks on 16 November with the senior leaders of the political ... There was no positive response from the government side. The Nepali Congress who met separately the Madhesi leaders were willing to push the constitutional amendments ... 11/18/2015 - 5:19 am | View Link
PM Modi slams Congress, says it has no right to talk about tolerance after 1984 anti-Sikh riots "Do you remember November 2, 1984? What happened in Delhi? Sikhs were being killed... and ironically on November 2, the Congress talks of tolerance. Drown in shame!", he said at a rally in Purnea in Bihar. "Congress has no right to talk about tolerance ... 11/1/2015 - 7:35 pm | View Link
Analysis: Donald Trump talks to voters at a fourth-grade level The billionaire Donald Trump, for instance, talks to voters in a way that can be understood ... used among the fanciest language in the Republican field, The Globe found. A 10th-grader can comprehend his vocabulary and syntax, and yet he ranks so low ... 10/21/2015 - 1:57 pm | View Link
National Guard Commanders Rise In Revolt Against Active Army; MG Rossi Questions Guard Combat Role And, in Maj. Gen. Tonini’s words, “the fiscal 2015 Pentagon budget process has now officially shifted to where the Army National Guard value and proven capabilities can finally get a fair hearing – the Halls of Congress.” Regular Army advocates ... 03/11/2014 - 1:42 pm | View Link
The 2015 Tissue Engineering Congress: 8th Talks included. The role of hypoxia in tissue engineering and stem cell biology; transcriptional, translational, and biochemical consequences: Dr Nicholas R Forsyth ... 11/29/2015 - 7:32 am | View Website
US Top News and Analysis – CNBC Are more gains ahead for Amazon and Netflix? Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com and Albert Brenner of People’s United Bank discuss with Mandy Drury. 11/29/2015 - 6:27 am | View Website
Search India Pakistan Cricket rumors rubbished. While intelligence agencies warn of Pakistan's attempt to create more troubles in India, BCCI officials couldn't find a ... 11/29/2015 - 4:19 am | View Website
Today's Stock Market News and Analysis Get the latest news and analysis in the stock market today, including national and world stock market news, business news, financial news and more. 11/28/2015 - 8:05 pm | View Website
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Four Republican presidential candidates denounced Friday’s shooting at the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood on Sunday talk shows, while rejecting the notion that anti-abortion rhetoric had a part in the violence.
Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Mike Huckabee condemned the attacks and the shooter, Robert Lewis Dear —who reportedly told the police “no more baby parts” when he was taken into custody.
Army General John Campbell looked stricken Thanksgiving Eve as he detailed how U. S. troops blasted away at an Afghan hospital last month, killing 30. His grim visage made clear that he’d rather have been any place in the world other than that podium in Kabul. Unfortunately, he wasn’t the first American commander to face second-guessing spotlights, highlighting in hindsight what now seems so obvious: how could such a snafu have happened?
Is Donald Trump more destructive than Senator Joseph McCarthy? On the one hand, Trump doesn’t yet wield actual power. From his perch in the Senate, McCarthy destroyed hundreds of lives in the early 1950s through his Red Scare witch hunt, along with his lesser known anti-gay crusade, and turned our culture into one defined by fear and paranoia.