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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Obama calls for spending surge, buoyed by rising economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring an end to "mindless austerity," President Barack Obama called for a surge in government spending Thursday, and asked Congress to throw out the sweeping spending cuts both parties agreed to four years ago when deficits were spiraling out of control. GOP lawmakers are focused primarily on reversing restraints on military spending, while Democrats and Obama are ...

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1 HOUR AGO - Yahoo! News

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U.S. military pay reforms could save $12 billion yearly: panel

By David Alexander WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A congressionally appointed panel on U.S. military compensation recommended overhauling retirement and healthcare benefits on Thursday to improve services offered to troops and families while cutting costs by up to $12.6 billion annually. The nine-member panel, including former military leaders and lawmakers, recommended the Pentagon broaden its retirement benefits to provide 401(K)-style savings plans ...

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JAN 28, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Irish police officer shot during visit to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An Irish police officer on vacation in New Orleans was shot by an armed robber, one of the latest victims in a string of shootings that have put the city on edge as it gets ready to kick off Carnival festivities. "The city is not safe," said Tamara Jackson, the executive director of Silence Is Violence, ...

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JAN 27, 2015 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Iowa groups work to provide lawyers for immigrant children

Jonathon argues his life would be endangered if he returns to El Salvador, where he worked as a motorcycle taxi driver to raise about $8 a day for his mother and siblings. Jonathon has applied for asylum based on persecution by gangs and is awaiting notice for an interview with a U.S. Citizen and Immigration Service asylum officer. According to ...

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1 HOUR AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Dems threaten to block action on Homeland-immigration bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats threatened Thursday to block action on legislation funding the Homeland Security Department until Republicans jettison House-passed provisions that reverse President Barack Obama's key immigration policies. Republicans have vowed since last fall they would use the funding measure to reverse Obama's recent shifts in immigration policies, and the House-passed bill is due on the Senate floor ...

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4 HOURS AGO - Newsmax

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Surge of Illegals Puts Thousands of Immigration Cases on Hold

The Obama administration is notifying thousands of immigrants awaiting court hearings that their cases have been pushed back nearly five years, the result of higher-priority cases related to the surge of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors who entered last year.

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1 HOUR AGO - CNN

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Swapped Bergdahl detainee returned to fight

The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to return to militant activity from his current location in Qatar, CNN has learned exclusively. The development has led to an ongoing debate inside the administration about whether ...

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9 HOURS AGO - Seattle Times

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Suicide bomb at Afghan funeral for Taliban victims kills 16

A suicide bomber struck a funeral in Afghanistan for the victims of an earlier Taliban attack, killing 16 people and wounding 39, an Afghan official said.

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1 HOUR AGO - Yahoo! News

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Agency: Damaged guardrail could have caused prison bus wreck

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A preliminary report on a West Texas prison bus accident that killed two prison guards and eight inmates says the bus likely hit a piece of displaced highway guardrail before it veered onto the median, went down an embankment and struck a passing freight train.

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1 HOUR AGO - Yahoo! News

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Forcibly shaven, Fort Hood gunman wants to keep top lawyer

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kansas (AP) — The gunman who killed 13 people at a Texas military base in 2009 appeared in court Thursday without the beard he had fought to keep, and said he wanted to keep his lead appeals lawyer. Any change of counsel could complicate an already delayed review process.

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JAN 27, 2015 - Christian Science Monitor

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Senate Democrats block swift passage of Keystone XL pipeline bill (+video)

Senate supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport crude oil from a private Canadian company to Texas oil refineries, failed to get the 60 votes needed to limit debate on the controversial project.

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