Andres Andalon

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Reagan adviser Bruce Bartlett: Face it, Obama is a conservative

<b>Bruce Bartlett (MSNBC)</b><p>Just look at the president’s record, Bartlett says. This is no progressive<p>Luke Brinker<p>October 21, 2014 4:19pm (UTC)<p>President Barack Obama "has governed as a moderate conservative," former Reagan administration domestic policy aide Bruce Bartlett writes in a new essay for the …

Former whistleblower attacks Florida governor over healthcare fraud

TALLAHASSEE Fla. (Reuters) - An accountant who became an FBI whistleblower in a Medicare fraud investigation against a hospital chain spoke out on Monday, saying the company’s former chief executive, Florida Governor Rick Scott, must have known about hundreds of millions of dollars in theft.<p>“Fraud …

New type of clinic eyed to help stop Ebola

LONDON (AP) — In the face of an Ebola outbreak unlike any other seen before, officials are turning to unprecedented measures: makeshift clinics that …

Obama repeats no US troops on ground against Isis as Egypt offers support

Barack Obama, facing questions on the legal justification for and likely “mission creep” of his air campaign against Islamic State (Isis) militants in Iraq and Syria, on Saturday repeated his promise not to use US ground troops but said: “When the world is threatened, when the world needs help, it …

Thousands of Syrian Kurds flee to Turkey as Islamic State advances

SURUC Turkey (Reuters) - About 60,000 Syrian Kurds fled into Turkey in the space of 24 hours, a deputy prime minister said on Saturday, as Islamic State militants seized dozens of villages close to the border.<p>Turkey opened a stretch of the frontier on Friday after Kurdish civilians fled their …

War on drugs leads to more potent narcotics, study shows

The “war on drugs” has failed to curtail the $350 billion annual trade in illegal narcotics over the last 20 years as the price of drugs has declined while potency has increased, according to study results released this week.<p>The prices of heroin and cocaine, for example, have decreased by 81 …

Report: St. Louis County Police To Be Withdrawn From Duty After Ferguson Protests

The St. Louis County Police Department will no longer be involved in policing Ferguson, Missouri, the suburban community rocked by protests after the death of an unarmed black teenager who was shot by a police officer last week.<p>Rep. Lacy Clay (D-Mo.), who represents Ferguson, told Bloomberg on …

Hamas talks of 'real chance' for Gaza agreement with Israel

Hamas believes there is a "real opportunity" to reach an agreement with Israel in Cairo negotiations to end the conflict in Gaza, saying it is "not interested in more bloodshed".<p>The positive signals from the Islamist organisation, which has fought a 30-day war with Israel, came after mediators …

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First group of Hondurans deported from new U.S. facility

The woman's eyes were swollen and red after she got off a plane in this violence-plagued Central American city Monday.<p>She told CNN she'd cried the whole way on the flight from New Mexico. Her 6-year-old daughter was beside her.<p>They were among a group of about 40 mothers and children deported from …

Hamas fires rockets at Israeli cities after Gaza offensive

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Police: N.C. grandfather shoots father, grandson fires back

An 84-year-old man shoots his son. So what does his grandson do, according to authorities, in his own father's defense?<p>Shoot -- fatally, it turns out -- his grandfather.<p>That's what authorities said happened Monday night in Kittrell, a small North Carolina town of less than 500 people located about …

At Least 14 Killed in Deadliest Attack Yet on Ukrainian Soldiers

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At least 14 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and dozens more injured after an attack on an army …

Scientists uncover a secret of aging: Young blood helps restore elderly mice

A group of studies focused on properties of blood linked to rejuvenation, and human clinical trials are coming soon<p>Sarah Gray<p>May 5, 2014 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Three studies, two from Harvard and one from Stanford, track the miraculous ability of young blood to rejuvenate both mental and physical abilities in …

Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

BAUCHI, Nigeria (AP) — Residents of a Nigerian town attacked by Boko Haram criticized security forces for failing to protect them despite warnings …

Violence escalates in eastern Ukraine, Odessa

ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces battled pro-Russian militants Monday in eastern Ukraine as militants in Odessa vowed to retake buildings they were forced out of amid clashes that left more than 40 people dead.<p>Ukrainian troops pressed forward with an offensive against militants in Slovyansk, a …

Builder earnings may hold hint about 2014 home prices

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Prospective home buyers may want to check out builders’ earnings reports in coming days for clues about where the …

Egypt’s General Abdel Fattah El-Sisi Cleared For Presidential Run

Egypt’s military council has given army chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi the green light to announce a presidential run, promoting him to field marshal—the …