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Obama to expand marine reserves and crack down on seafood black market

Barack Obama used his executive powers as president on Tuesday to create the world's largest marine sanctuary, banning commercial fishing, mining and oil exploration in a vast expanse of the Pacific.<p>The move – which saw Obama once again bypass an unwilling Congress to advance his environmental …

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GCHQ intercepted foreign politicians' communications at G20 summits

Foreign politicians and officials who took part in two G20 summit meetings in London in 2009 had their computers monitored and their phone calls …

Meghan McCain Tweets The Most Amazing Photo Of Mitt Romney You've Ever Seen

Is that a hula girl on his kimono?

Bill Clinton #TBT Photo: Former President Posts Graduation Picture For Throwback Thursday

Former President Bill Clinton posted a photo of himself in his cap and gown as part of Throwback Thursday on May 30.<p>Throwback Thursday -- marked by the hashtag #TBT on Twitter and Instagram -- is an internet trend where people post old (and often embarrassing) photos. Celebrities like Katy Perry, …

Major U.S. Weapons Compromised By Chinese Hackers, Report Warns

A previously undisclosed portion of a U.S. Defense report lists the specific weapons system designs that it says have been at least partially …

Dora, Diego and SpongeBob Say Goodbye to Netflix

How many people binge-watched “Arrested Development” on Netflix this weekend? We should start getting some guesstimates soon.<p>But I can tell you with …

Deal struck on immigration bill

The most far-reaching US immigration legislation in about two decades moved forward on a solid bipartisan vote in the Senate judiciary committee …

Mercury exposure linked to dramatic decline in Arctic foxes

<b>Scientists say that foxes in Arctic regions who feed on ocean prey are being exposed to dangerous levels of mercury.</b><p>On one Russian island where the population of foxes has crashed, the researchers believe the toxin has played a key role in the decline.<p>They say the findings could have important …

ICE Union President Asks Rubio To Leave 'Gang Of Eight'

The president of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement union is calling on Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida to step down from the Gang of Eight. The bipartisan group of lawmakers is working on immigration overhaul legislation, which could be released next week, and Rubio is considered an …

Obama Announces Brain-Mapping Project

President Obama today proposed the BRAIN Initiative, a $100 million brain-mapping project designed to promote American innovation and job growth …

Immigration Reform Advocates Struggle With Obama 'Love-Hate' Relationship

WASHINGTON -- There's a long-simmering tension between President Barack Obama's administration and immigrant rights advocates, who support his views, but not necessarily how he executes them. When Obama promised a first-term push for immigration reform and instead boosted deportation to record …