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5 Chris Christie scandals that blow #Bridgegate out of the water

The New Jersey governor has reportedly used Hurricane Sandy relief money for political purposes, and so much worse<p>Last week, a Monmouth University poll found that 50 percent of New Jersey’s adults believed Chris Christie was personally involved in the ongoing #Bridgegate scandal, a massive PR …

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3rd ID Soldiers to Deploy to Europe this Year in Response to Russia

The U.S. Army plans to deploy more soldiers to Eastern Europe later this year in a show of force against Russian military involvement in the Ukraine, …

‘Unintended consequences’: Obama traces origin of ISIS to Bush-era Iraq invasion

President Barack Obama traced the origins of Islamic State militants back to the presidency of George W. Bush and the invasion of Iraq back in 2003, …

Massachusetts candidate cited for striking students after debate

A candidate for state representative in Massachusetts has been cited by police for striking two pedestrians with his minivan just minutes after leaving a debate.<p>Lowell police on Monday cited independent Fred Bahou with two counts of failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk. Each count …

ISIL bombing vote now questionable

A vote on Capitol Hill to authorize the bombing campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is looking less and less likely this year.<p>Just a week after cooperating so closely on legislation to arm Syrian rebels, the GOP House and Democratic Senate are now openly disagreeing on when to …

AP Sources: US offers Ukraine $46M in security aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will announce $46 million in new security assistance for the Ukrainian military, including equipment to help detect incoming artillery fire. But he will stop short of fulfilling Ukraine's request for lethal aid to help in the fight against Russian-backed …

New Russia sanctions coming

The United States is ramping up sanctions to further target Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors in tandem with the European Union, building pressure on President Vladimir Putin to end the country’s presence in Ukraine, President Barack Obama said Thursday.<p>“We are implementing these new …