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Email Shows White House Feared Obamacare Website Wouldn’t Work

A newly released internal email chain shows officials in charge of HealthCare.gov anticipated problems with the site a week before its launch.<p>A newly released series of emails reveal top White House and health officials feared the Affordable Care Act website, HealthCare.gov, would not be functional …

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Senate begins debate on military sexual assault plans

WASHINGTON — The Senate began consideration Wednesday of proposals to overhaul how the military justice system handles sexual assault, including a measure that would strip commanders of their input in such cases.<p>That proposal, introduced by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., had support from a …

Congressman Trey Radel To Take Leave of Absence After Cocaine Bust

Florida Republican Rep. Trey Radel announced Wednesday he would take a leave of absence from Congress and seek medical treatment hours after he pled …

The US And Afghanistan Inked A Deal To Keep The War Going Through 2024

The U.S. and Afghan governments have agreed to a final draft in a bilateral agreement that lays out the relationship between the two nations and the end to the war in Afghanistan, this according to Richard Engel with NBC News.<p>According to a draft copy of the resolution obtained by NBC News, the …

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Kerry: Agreement reached on US-Afghan security pact, no 'apology'

Secretary of State John Kerry announced Wednesday that he and Afghan President Hamid Karzai have reached an agreement on a critical security pact governing the presence of U.S. troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014.<p>The document will be presented to a meeting of tribal elders for their approval on …