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Speaker of the House John Boehner. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Today in the Morning Line: Boehner plans legal challenge to Obama’s executive authority McDaniel not throwing in the towel yet in Mississippi Line Items: Wednesday’s Supreme Court...
Summertime and the living is easier with these “hacks.” Photo by Flickr user Niamh After one of the more brutal winters in recent memory, who hasn’t looked forward to a summer filled with barbecues, days spent poolside and weekend...
A woman stands outside a tent at a temporary displacement camp set up next to a Kurdish checkpoint on June 13 in Kalak, Iraq. Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images When Islamic militants swept into Mosul in northern Iraq earlier this month, at least 500...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday limited the president’s power to fill high-level vacancies with temporary appointments, ruling in favor of Senate Republicans in their partisan clash with President Barack Obama. The high court...