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GOP Debate Takeaways: Rubio shaken, Trump not stirred

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There have been no higher stakes on a Republican debate stage in the 2016 campaign for president than there were Saturday night. 996 more words

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What issues will the candidates talk about during the GOP debate?

MANCHESTER, N.H. (WWLP) – New Hampshire voters go to the polls in just a couple of days, and a substantial number of them still haven’t made up their minds. 194 more words

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Job Report in US - What the White House says

With the unemployment rate below 5 percent for the first time in almost 8 years, here are five things you need to know about where our economy stands. 94 more words

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Michigan Woman Arrested With Gun Outside White House Gets Time Served

WASHINGTON (WWJ/AP) – A woman arrested for carrying a gun outside the White House in 2014 has been sentenced to time served.

April Debois of Mount Morris, Michigan, pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge of having an unlicensed firearm. 177 more words

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White House appoints tech researcher - then denies him security clearance


What’s the Pulitzer Prize worth to the White House?

Ashkan Soltani, a Pulitzer prize-winning journalist and recent staffer at the Federal Trade Commission, recently began working with the White House on privacy, data ethics and technical outreach.

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Twitter closes one hundred and twenty five thousand accounts associated with extremism

One hundred and twenty-five thousand Twitter accounts primarily associated with the Islamic State group have been suspended according to Twitter on Friday, as they step up the fight against hate over social media. 210 more words

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Obama touts job policies as unemployment falls

President Obama took to the airwaves to rip Republicans for spreading “doom and despair” on the economy – touting January’s jobs reports. Speaking briefly to reporters today, Obama said the U.S. 161 more words

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