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It's going to be a wild September in Congress — and the odds of a shutdown are now astoundingly high

But his successes in persuading enough Democratic senators to support the Iranian nuclear deal may actually complicate things on the domestic front.<p>That's the argument of Stan Collender, a top federal budget expert who has worked on both the House and Senate Budget Committees. Collender now puts …

sequester

Officials: US to increase number of refugees by 5K next year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is prepared to increase the number of refugees it resettles by at least 5,000 next year as European countries …

Middle East

The Lost, True Story Of The CIA’s Greatest Basketball Coach

How did a 1972 exhibition basketball game between Russia and Uganda become a crucible for Cold War tensions at the dawn of Idi Amin's brutal regime? Ask the former CIA agent who tried to hit the Soviets where it would hurt them the most: on the court.<p><b>From the stands,</b> Jay Mullen didn’t like what he …

Why accelerators are getting hotter than B school

Four years ago, Nick Miller and Adam Zilberbaum were working 16-hour days trying to build Parking Panda, an online service that lets people reserve …

Here Are All the Products Apple Unveiled Today

Tech<p>Search<p>diabetesWorking Long Hours Can Raise the Risk of This Disease<p>CrimeGirl, 3, Dies After Idaho Mass Stabbing as Police Reveal Victims Were …