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70th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation: A look back through Churchill's eyes

On January 27, 1945, the concentration camps of Auschwitz were liberated from Nazi control. Today, hundreds of Auschwitz survivors attended a ceremony in southern Poland to commemorate 70 years since liberation. 229 more words

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Santorum: "record levels of legal immigration" hurting jobs & wages

Today on CNN’s State of the Union, former senator and presidential candidate, Rick Santorum (R-PA), joined CNN host Michael Smerconish (Smerconish airs Saturday’s at 9:00am EST on CNN/U.S.). 1,667 more words

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WH Chief of Staff on Iran negotiations: "Congress should let us finish this job"

Today on CNN’s State of the Union, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough (Obama Administration) joined CNN host Michael Smerconish (Smerconish airs Saturday’s at 9:00amET on CNN/U.S.) to discuss the recent reported beheading of a Japanese hostage by ISIS, the power shifts in the Middle East and their effects on United States policy, as well as the nuclear negotiations with Iran and the upcoming Israeli elections and the Congressional invitation to Prime Minister Netanyahu. 1,893 more words


Smerconish to host State of the Union

CNN doesn’t seem to be in any hurry to name the new anchor for the Sunday morning show, State of the Union. The first two weeks following Candy’s departure, Dana Bash hosted; Gloria Borger did the third week; Jim Sciutto did the fourth week, and now, we have learned Michael Smerconish will host the fifth week. 101 more words


How much of American Sniper is actually true?

With six Oscar nominations and over $100 million made during its opening weekend, American Sniper is drawing a lot of attention to the story of the late Chris Kyle, who is portrayed by  264 more words


Serial case prosecutor Kevin Urick: You don't learn anything from Sarah Koenig's podcast

Kevin Urick, the prosecutor in the murder case that put Adnan Syed behind bars for life, spoke on The Michael Smerconish Program Thursday. Urick, who was a notable missing voice in the 12-episode… 283 more words


Has Jeb Bush moved closer to the center?

While the “will he/she run?” speculation never truly takes a rest, things are really revving up for the 2016 election season, especially among the prospective GOP candidates. 289 more words