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Should Hotel Owners Be Forced To Hand Over Guest Records To Police?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:26pm

Hypotheticals about hunting lodges and Motel 6 saved the oral argument at the Supreme Court today from being strangled by legal weeds.

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4 Reasons Both Parties Should Be Sweating Bullets Over King V. Burwell

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:20pm

The biggest political threat of the latest challenge to Obamacare is to the president, but Republicans wouldn't be winners either.

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FAA Is Trying To Keep Hackers Out Of Air Traffic Control, Official Says

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:51pm

FAA Administrator Michael Huerta tells a House panel that some vulnerabilities reported in a congressional study have been fixed, and the agency is working on others.

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Affordable Care Act To Face Critical Test At Supreme Court

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:09pm

The president's signature accomplishment — the Affordable Care Act — faces yet another critical test. On Wednesday the Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether Congress intended for the federal health insurance exchange to offer the same subsidies available to those in state exchanges.

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In Using Personal Email, Aide Says Clinton Didn't Break Law

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:09pm

As Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton used a personal email address when conducting official business rather than using a government address. What impact will the disclosure have on Clinton's reputation as she considers a presidential bid?

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Netanyahu's Suggestions Could Drive Iran In The Opposite Direction

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:09pm

As U.S.-Iran nuclear talks took place in Switzerland, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the negotiations in a controversial address to Congress.

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Netanyahu Urges U.S. To Hold Out For Better Nuclear Deal With Iran

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 3:09pm

In a controversial address to Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the Obama administration's negotiations on limiting the Iranian nuclear program.

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House Votes To Fund DHS Until Sept. 30 — Without Immigration Curbs

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 12:50pm

The vote is a victory for President Obama as Republicans had wanted to strip funding for the president's executive actions on immigration from the bill.

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Debate: Do Liberals Stifle Intellectual Diversity On The College Campus?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 12:27pm

Are conservative views stifled in academia? Is it censorship when colleges withdraw invitations extended to controversial speakers? Experts debate free speech in an Intelligence Squared U.S. debate.

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Praise, Criticism For Netanyahu's Speech

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 12:11pm

The reaction to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech on Iran to a joint meeting of Congress are so far along partisan lines.

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After Weeks Of Controversy, Netanyahu Takes The Podium Before Congress

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 9:58am

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is speaking before Congress this morning, in a much anticipated and controversial address. David Greene discusses the speech with NPR's Michele Kelemen.

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Hillary Clinton's Use Of Personal Email At State Dept. Raises Questions

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 9:29am

The arrangement circumvented a process that could have automatically preserved Clinton's email communications in government archives.

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Sen. Mikulski, In Public Office Since 1976, Won't Seek Re-Election

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:03am

Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland is the longest-serving woman in Congress. She was first elected to the House in 1976, and 10 years later, was elected to the Senate.

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Controverisal Netanyahu Speech Is Latest Glitch In U.S.-Israel Relations

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:03am

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu speaks to a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday. The speech highlights differences between the U.S. and Israel on how to stop Iran from going nuclear.

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Sen. Mikulski, 'Ground-Breaker' For Women Legislators, Won't Seek Reelection

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 3:15pm

"Do I spend my time raising money, or do I spend my time raising hell?" the Maryland Democrat asked, announcing she will not seek a sixth term in the Senate.

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Clinton's Portrait Has Hint Of Lewinsky's Blue Dress, Artist Says

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 12:29pm

Nelson Shanks tells the Philadelphia Daily News a shadow on the left side of the painting represents not only the infamous dress, but also "a shadow on the office he held, or on" President Clinton.

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Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Congress' Longest-Serving Woman, To Retire

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 10:54am

The Maryland Democrat has served in the Senate since 1987, and was the first woman to chair the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee.

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Netanyahu In Washington For Controversial Speech To Congress

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 7:18am

"The move has created bad blood between Netanyahu and Obama, and relations between the two countries have suffered," NPR's Jackie Northam reports.

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Netanyahu To Preview Speech To Congress Before AIPAC Conference

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 4:01am

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in Washington, D.C, where he is expected to give a contentious speech before Congress on Tuesday. He appears before a powerful pro-Israeli lobby on Monday.

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Supreme Court To Weigh Power Of Redistricting Commissions

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 3:02am

Although the court has viewed gerrymandering of legislative districts as a practice that deprives citizens of fair representation, it's also thrown up its hands when it comes to policing the practice.

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