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When a Commander-in-Chief Stops Caring

Of late, the Obama Administration and hypocrisy have become synonymous. For a president who loves to pretend his policies and ideas are always in favor of middle-class workers, Obama can’t seem to help himself when it comes to attending fundraising events put on by wealthy liberal elites. Yes, all presidents raise money for their political party, but Obama has taken fundraising to a different level—appearances be damned.

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Gazans Survey Destruction as 12-Hour Lull Begins

Gaza residents used a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire on Saturday to stock up on supplies and survey the devastation from nearly three weeks of fighting, as they braced for a resumption of Israel's war on Hamas amid stalled efforts to secure a longer truce. In the northern town of Beit...

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Zogby Report Card: After such a bad week, Obama should go on vacation early |

Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama and his agenda had a miserable week, and maybe the president should go on vacation early. I am on vacation, and it has been a very good week for me. I probably should stop there. But the show must go on. President Obama did not having as good a week. Secretary of State John Kerry is trying to negotiate a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas in Gaza with no success. We are watching an artificially manufactured...

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The Washington Post Fails in Gaza

Press coverage of this ugly war on Gaza has only served to remind us of the fundamental problem that has plagued the Israeli-Palestinian conflict since the very beginning: Israelis are seen as real individual people; while Palestinians are an abstrac...

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US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has shuttered the U.S. embassy in Libya and evacuated American staffers there as the security situation in the capital Tripoli deteriorates amid worsening clashes between rival militias.

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Passengers On Board When SWAT Team Rushed Plane Delayed Again

After already being delayed once due to an alleged bomb threat, emergency landing and a SWAT team response, passengers en route to Panama City on a Canadian passenger jet were delayed again after a passenger fainted. Sunwing Flight 772 was forced to land in Jamaica after a passenger fainted and...

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'This is an Offensive War': An Inside Look at the Campaign to Take Down Hamas

GAZA BORDER, Israel-- The demilitarization of Hamas is the only solution in the Israel Hamas conflict. This is the clear message here in Israel. This conflict is different than previous conflicts. "It will be ceasefire after ceasefire if you don't demilitarize Hamas" said retired IDF General Gideon Avidor. "Hamas is not fighting to protect its people, but only to terrorize and kill Israeli's, as long as they continue to fight against us, we must fight back."

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Thousands of Pro-Palestinians march in London

At least 10,000 pro-Palestinian protesters opposed to Israel's military action in Gaza marched through central London for the second week running on Saturday. The march started outside the Israeli embassy in Kensington, in the west of the British capital, before passing Downing Street and coming to a halt outside the Houses of Parliament in Westminster. Demonstrators held placards reading "Stop Israeli State Terror!", "Freedom for Palestine" and "Gaza - End the Siege." They also chanted "Shame...

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