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WASHINGTON — Australia called Wednesday for a broader international coalition, led by the U.S., to combat the “terrifying challenge” of jihadist groups that are challenging governments and aiming to establish an Islamic caliphate in the...
In his seventh State of the Union address on Tuesday, President Barack Obama made what may be his strongest case yet for combating global climate change. “No challenge — no challenge — poses a greater threat to future generations than climate...
Chief Justice John Roberts expressed doubts during an argument that the 1968 Fair Housing Act can be used to ban housing. Photo Pat Benic/AP. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court appeared sharply divided Wednesday in a debate over a decades-old...
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A key witness in the trial of Adnan Syed has provided a second affidavit to The Blaze. Asia McClain, a key witness in the case of convicted murder Adnan Syed has filed a new affidavit claiming she was encouraged not to participate in Syed’s...
WASHINGTON — House Republicans ran into divisions Wednesday over the new Congress’ first abortion bill, and leaders were trying for a way to advance the legislation without an embarrassing split over the issue. Legislation set for debate...