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Obama, Bush, Clinton to pay last respects to Mandela

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 7 2013, 6:22am CST | by IANS

Pretoria/Washington, Dec 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will travel to South Africa next week to pay their last respects to anti-apartheid icon and South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela.
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Jerry Brown Wins Historic 4th Term as Governor of California

Nov 4 2014 11:48pm CST | Source: Big Government

Jerry Brown won an unprecedented fourth term as California Governor defeating Republican Neel Kashkari, a former George W. Bush treasury official who never really had a chance against the seventy-six year old Democrat. Four decades after becoming governor for the first time as a young upstart who developed a reputation for living a monastic existence and dating a rock star, Brown will have four more years to lead the Golden State still struggling with high unemployment and corporate exo ...
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Asa Hutchinson Election Results: Hutchinson Wins Arkansas Governor's Race

Nov 4 2014 9:04pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Former Rep. Asa Hutchinson (R-Ark.) TKTK former Rep. Mike Ross (D-Ark.) in the state's gubernatorial race Tuesday. Ross and Hutchinson faced-off in the hopes of replacing retiring Gov. Mike Beebe (D). Hutchinson had unsuccessfully challenged Beebe for the governorship in 2006. Hutchinson served as the director of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency under former President George W. Bush after serving in the U.S. House ...
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Ukraine's newly elected parliament holds first session
Kiev, Nov 27 (IANS) The newly-elected Ukrainian parliament held its first session Thursday to swear in lawmakers and form committees. | by IANS
 
Greek unions in second general strike this year
Athens, Nov 27 (IANS/EFE) Greece was hit Thursday by the second general strike in a year called by labour unions to protest government austerity policies which include public sector job cuts and labour law reform allowing easier firings. | by IANS
 
Modi, Sharif bonhomie gives fresh boost to Saarc (Roundup)
Kathmandu, Nov 27 (IANS) In a final ice-breaking moment, that gave a huge boost to Saarc and floundering regional cooperation, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shook hands with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, laughed and even patted him on the arm at the closing ceremony of the organisation's 18th summit here Thursday - to resounding applause from a relieved audience comprising leaders, diplomats and officials from the eight South Asian countries. | by IANS
 
 

A Republican Congress Can't Repeal Obamacare. That Won't Stop Them From Trying

Nov 4 2014 5:24pm CST | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Republicans have been chomping at the bit to repeal Obamacare since the instant President Barack Obama signed it into law on March 23, 2010. With control of the Senate in reach during Tuesday's elections, is the GOP poised to undo the Affordable Care Act "root and branch," as would-be Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is fond of saying? In a word: no. Even McConnell has ...
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The Nuclear Option: Mainstream Media Dismiss Midterm Election as Democrats Stumble

Nov 4 2014 8:49am CST | Source: Big Government

Votes haven't even begun to be counted yet and already the media is denouncing this election as meaningless. "Where's the beef in this year's election?" asks one columnist, lamenting the success of Iowa Republican Joni Ernst's hilarious campaign ad in which she boasts of her expertise in castrating hogs. "I'll know how to cut pork," Mrs. Ernst vows if sent to Washington. "Let's make 'em squeal! ...
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Supreme Court's Liberal Jews Skeptical in Jerusalem Case

Nov 4 2014 7:38am CST | Source: Big Government

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of Zivotofsky v. Kerry, involving a U.S. citizen born in Jerusalem who wants his passport to list "Israel" as the country of his birth. Currently, U.S. citizens born in Jerusalem--anywhere in Jerusalem, even within the "Green Line" under full Israeli control after 1949--do not have any birth country listed, in spite of a 2002 fede ...
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Michael Leiter, Former NCTC Chief, to Join Leidos as BD and Strategy EVP

Nov 4 2014 7:14am CST | Source: GovConWire

Michael Leiter, who served as director of the National Counterterrorism Center under Presidents George W. Bush ...
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The Fix: The dawn of a new age: Outside groups have outspent campaigns in most key 2014 races

Nov 3 2014 3:12pm CST | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

When George W. Bush was first elected president, outside spending didn't exceed candidate spending in even one race. In 2002, the same. By 2008, only four races -- including Senate contests in New Hampshire, Mississippi and Oregon -- had outside groups spending more than the people vying to head to Washington. The groups were mostly unions, gun groups and business interests, as you migh ...
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Stephens: Damn Right We Should Be the World's Policeman!

Nov 3 2014 2:14pm CST | Source: Big Government

Pulitzer Prize-winning Wall Street Journal columnist is a wonderfully articulate and bipartisan critic of U.S. foreign policy. I must say that I dislike his latest book, America in Retreat: The New Isolationism and the Coming Global Disorder, because it is the kind of book I would very much like to have written, and it is rather irritating that he has beaten me to it. Here, then, is a favorable review--in all fairness, the only kind I can offer. Retreat (there, that feels a bit ...
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Ukraine's newly elected parliament holds first session
Kiev, Nov 27 (IANS) The newly-elected Ukrainian parliament held its first session Thursday to swear in lawmakers and form committees. The incumbent parliament Speaker, Olexandr Turchynov, hosted the inauguration...
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Kuala Lumpur, Nov 27 (IANS) Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal and leading Indian male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth were seeded fifth and sixth, respectively, Thursday for the $1,000,000 World Super Series Finals Dec...
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Chowrasia, Lahiri joint leaders in King's Cup
Khon Kaen (Thailand), Nov 27 (IANS) Indian golfers S.S.P. Chowrasia and Anirban Lahiri took a share of the opening round lead of the $500,000 King's Cup at the par-72 Singha Park Khon Kaen Golf Club here Thursday....
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Greek unions in second general strike this year
Athens, Nov 27 (IANS/EFE) Greece was hit Thursday by the second general strike in a year called by labour unions to protest government austerity policies which include public sector job cuts and labour law reform...
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Saina, Kashyap seeded 5th, 6th for Super Series Finals
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Modi, Sharif bonhomie gives fresh boost to Saarc (Roundup)
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Now, flying robots to serve as waiters in Singapore
Singapore, Nov 27 (IANS) If you are planning to visit Singapore next year, don't be surprised if you were greeted and served a sumptuous meal by flying robots as waiters in some restaurants. Infinium-Serve, the...
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Four Afghans, one Briton killed in Kabul suicide attack
Kabul, Nov 27 (IANS/EFE) A British national and four Afghans were killed Thursday in a suicide attack on a British embassy vehicle in Kabul which left 34 others injured, officials said. The attack occurred at 10.30 a....
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Badminton to continue testing of five-game scoring system
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 27 (IANS) The Badminton World Federation (BWF) Thursday decided to continue with the testing variations of the best of five games. "Following the recent BWF Council meeting in Lima, Peru, members...
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Two arrested in France for jihadi propaganda
Paris, Nov 27 (IANS) French police arrested a couple in Ain, central east France on charges of belonging to an alleged jihadi propaganda network, media reported on Thursday. A French man in his thirties, who converted...
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