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Obama to attend memorial events in honour of Mandela

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 6 2013, 7:10pm CST | by IANS

Washington, Dec 7 (IANS) US President Barack Obama will fly to South Africa next week to attend the memorial events to be held in honour of Nelson Mandela, the White House said Friday.
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Feds Tell Texas Schools Which Fundraiser Snacks Kids Can't Eat

Sep 30 2014 7:49am CDT | Source: Big Government

DALLAS, Texas -- No more pickles, no more popcorn is what the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reported as among snacks now considered contraband in the Lubbock Independent School District (ISD) for K-12 campus fundraisers held during school hours. Favorite kid munchies have been replaced by 45 approved federally authorized goodies. The changes were approved by Lubbock's Board of Trustees and all comply with ...
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White House Intruder Gets Far Past Front Door: Reports

Sep 29 2014 5:11pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, the Washington Post and New York Times newspapers reported Monday. 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. Citing unnamed sources — three people ...
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The displaced from eastern Ukraine continue to flow
Odessa (Ukraine), Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Despite a recent ceasefire, the people displaced by the separatist conflict in Donetsk and Lugansk in eastern Ukraine continue to flock to different areas of the country, including the port city of Odessa, which already hosts about 15,000. | by IANS
IS forces closing in on Syrian-Kurdish town
Beirut, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) The Islamic State Sunni radical group advanced Tuesday on Kobani, the Syrian-Kurdish town on the Turkish border, and have come within two or three kilometres of the strategic town, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, or SOHR, said. | by IANS
20 killed in Algeria bus accident
Algiers, Oct 1 (IANS) At least 20 passengers were killed Tuesday in a road accident in Algeria, media reports said. | by IANS

Christie Campaigns for Walker in Wisconsin

Sep 29 2014 3:34pm CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

Wisconsin's tense race for governor got some political star power Wednesday, with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie urging Republicans to step up their support for a potential presidential rival, Scott Walker. First Lady Miche ...
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Chris Christie Campaigns For Scott Walker In Wisconsin

Sep 29 2014 2:41pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

HUDSON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin race for governor is getting some star power behind Republican Scott Walker and Democrat Mary Burke. And the developments carry implications for the GOP presidential nomination fight in 2016. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie told Wisconsin Republicans on Monday to step up their support of Walker, a potential rival for the party's presidential nomination. Christie says national Democrats want to make an example of Walker and scare conse ...
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Secret Service Botched White House Shooting in 2011

Sep 28 2014 1:01pm CDT | Source: Big Government

It's now being reported that up to seven shots hit the White House residence while some members of the first family were inside in November of 2011, yet the Secret Service supervisor's order at the time was,  “No shots have been fired. . . . Stand down." The noises were wrongly assumed to have been the backfiring of an automobile. A bullet smashed a window on the second floor, just steps from the first fa ...
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Chicago Joins Growing List Of U.S. Cities Vowing To End Veteran Homelessness

Sep 26 2014 2:36pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

A city known for its deep dish pizza and windy weather wants another claim to fame: a community without a single homeless vet. On Sept. 16, Chicago became the latest major U.S. city to announce plans to end veteran homelessness by the end of 2015, as Mayor Rahm Emanuel committed $800,000 of city money to a predominantly federally backed $5 million-a-year plan, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. The City of Ch ...
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Big Girl Debbie Wasserman Schultz Doing What She Has to Do: Just Like the Big Boys Do

Sep 23 2014 4:36pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

I've never met Debbie Wasserman Schultz, though I hope to when she visits David Axelrod's Institute of Politics next month. Nevertheless, I feel like I know her. That's because she's been everywhere for candidates and issues I care about for many years. And because for a long time she was the designated (TV) hitter for making President Obama's and the Democrats' case for ...
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Michelle Obama to campaign in Wisconsin race

Sep 22 2014 3:44pm CDT | Source: USATODAY

Michelle Obama will campaign for Scott Walker's opponent in Wisconsin next week.          ...
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