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ISIS video purports to show beheading of 2nd US journalist

The ISIS terror group has published a video titled "A second message to America" that purportedly shows the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff.

Steven Sotloff

Beck: Hillary Clinton will be next president

Glenn Beck may not want to vote for Hillary Clinton, but he is convinced that she will win the presidency in 2016.

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Eric Cantor goes to Wall Street

Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is taking his talents to Wall Street, joining boutique investment bank Moelis & Co. as a vice chairman and board member.

Cantor's move into the private…

Eric Cantor

L.A. mayor calls for $13.25 minimum wage

The push for a higher minimum wage picked up momentum Monday when the mayor of the nation's second largest city called for an increase to $13.25 by 2017.

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Gun violence costs taxpayers $500 million

Gunshot wounds are costing the American taxpayer half a billion dollars a year, according to a study from the Urban Institute.

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Bill Clinton to raise money at Usher's house

Usher is hosting a Senate fundraiser, but Bill Clinton is getting top billing.

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Obama flies to Europe with warning for Putin

When Air Force One lands in Estonia's capital Wednesday, the U.S. message to Vladimir Putin -- only 500 miles away in Moscow -- will be clear: Stay put.

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Jury begins deliberations in McDonnell corruption trial

The federal corruption trial of former governor Bob McDonnell resumed on Tuesday morning.

Bob McDonnell

Jury gets case of former Virginia governor

It had all the elements of a soap opera. A broken marriage. Alleged influence peddling. Courtroom drama.

Bob McDonnell

Eric Cantor finds new job at investment bank

Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has a new job as vice chairman and managing director of a global independent investment bank.

Eric Cantor

Obama: 'I'd join a union'

President Barack Obama told a large union audience in Wisconsin on Monday that while "Republicans in Congress love to say no," he is the one who "placed a bet on America's workers."

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U.S. Senate candidates meet in Buena Vista as Labor Day parade kicks off fall campaign

They've been running for months, but Monday morning the candidates in Virginia's U.S. Senate race kicked off the fall campaign in Buena Vista.  Democrat Mark Warner, Republican Ed Gillespie and…

Rick Perry takes back tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's Twitter account sent a disparaging graphic of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg Sunday night. Less than an hour later, he followed up with a tweet…

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Kentucky U.S. Senate race is key in midterms

While Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer, it's also the unofficial start to the campaign season.

That means politicking will be on the rise, especially as control of the Senate is at stake…

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Obama's 'cautious' approach on ISIS is panned

After President Barack Obama said he didn't yet have a strategy for ISIS in Syria, even a Democrat on Sunday criticized the President's approach to fighting the extremist terror group.

There's…

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McCartney appeals to Scotland to stay in UK

Beatles star Paul McCartney became the latest high-profile figure to sign a letter calling on Scottish voters to choose to remain part of the United Kingdom in a vote on independence next…

Paul McCartney

Arguments wrap trial of former Gov. McDonnell

Closing arguments concluded Friday in the trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Maureen. The two are accused of conspiring to commit corruption after accepting money loans…

Bob McDonnell

Rand Paul defends remarks about Clinton

Sen. Rand Paul on Friday defended his criticism of Hillary Clinton over the 2012 attack against a U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

The Kentucky Republican, rebutting claims that Benghazi…

Rand Paul

Mitch McConnell's campaign manager steps down

A little more than two months before Election Day, Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign manager, Jesse Benton, stepped down Friday, resigning amid a long-brewing controversy involving Benton's ties…

Mitch McConnell walking in Capitol

5 U.S. leaders and words that tripped them up

Speaking off the cuff is always a bit of a tightrope act for the occupant of the nation's highest office, and even more so when it's in front of a room of reporters.

President Barack Obama…

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Steven Sotloff

ISIS video purports to show beheading of 2nd US...

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Beck: Hillary Clinton will be next president

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor goes to Wall Street

Paycheck, check, payroll

L.A. mayor calls for $13.25 minimum wage

Bullet, gun ammunition

Gun violence costs taxpayers $500 million

Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton to raise money at Usher's house

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Obama flies to Europe with warning for Putin

Bob McDonnell

Jury begins deliberations in McDonnell...

Bob McDonnell

Jury gets case of former Virginia governor

Eric Cantor

Eric Cantor finds new job at investment bank

Obama in Wis.

Obama: 'I'd join a union'

U.S. Senate candidates meet in Buena Vista as...

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Rick Perry takes back tweet

Vote, election file

Kentucky U.S. Senate race is key in midterms

Dianne Feinstein

Obama's 'cautious' approach on ISIS is panned

Paul McCartney

McCartney appeals to Scotland to stay in UK

Bob McDonnell

Arguments wrap trial of former Gov. McDonnell

Rand Paul

Rand Paul defends remarks about Clinton

Mitch McConnell walking in Capitol

Mitch McConnell's campaign manager steps down

Al Gore

5 U.S. leaders and words that tripped them up

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