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Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes campaigns for Senate in Louisville May 19. Grimes set a new state fundraising record of $4 million in the second quarter. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty ImagesLEXINGTON, Ky. — Republican Sen. Mitch...
President Barack Obama, seen here in Minneapolis in June, wrote a blog post for the site Medium addressing Millennials and his hopes that they’ll shape the U.S. economy. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images There’s no question that President...
The World Health Organization said Friday that the death toll resulting from the Ebola outbreak has risen above 4,000 people. Video still by PBS NewsHour The death toll in West Africa’s Ebola outbreak has now surpassed the 4,000 mark,...
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Left: Michigan Governor Rick Snyder delivers his inaugural remarks in front of the state Capitol in downtown Lansing, Michigan in 2011. Photo from Flickr user Joe Ross. Right: Democratic challenger Mark Schauer in 2008. Photo from Flickr user mic...
The State Department is renewing a terrorism warning for Americans traveling overseas, stating that there is a heightened risk for reprisal attacks. Photo by Flickr user ATOMIC Hot Links WASHINGTON — The State Department is renewing its global...