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In Health Bill’s Defeat, Medicaid Comes of Age

When it was created more than a half century ago, Medicaid almost escaped notice.<p>Front-page stories hailed the bigger, more controversial part of the law that President Lyndon B. Johnson signed that July day in 1965 — health insurance for elderly people, or Medicare, which the American Medical …

Paris Attacks: ISIS Claims Responsibility, France Vows 'Merciless' Response

PARIS — Three teams of killers carried out the coordinated suicide mission across Paris on Friday that killed 129 people and wounded at least 352 more, French officials said Saturday.<p>French troops policed the streets in the aftermath as investigators scoured six bloody crime scenes and shock …

College student from California studying abroad killed in Paris attacks

LONG BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) - A California university student who was studying design in France was killed in an attack on a restaurant in Paris, making her the first American confirmed dead in the assault at several sites in the French capital, school officials said on Saturday.<p>Nohemi Gonzalez, …

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Paris attacks: Weapons found in 'getaway car'

<b>Several Kalashnikovs have been found in an abandoned car believed to have been used by some of the Paris attackers, French judicial sources say.</b><p>The black Seat car was found in the eastern Paris suburb of Montreuil on Sunday, suggesting some of the attackers got away.<p>Earlier, the first of the seven …

Paris Attacks

Robin Williams' Widow Susan Reveals Her Husband Was Weeks Away From Moving into Treatment Facility Before His Suicide

Robin Williams‘ health had deteriorated so much that he was just weeks away from moving into an inpatient treatment facility – one he may never have …

Robin Williams

When LBJ Changed Immigration Forever

Fifty years ago this month, Johnson ended immigration quotas based on national origin, forever changing the face of the U.S.<p>Fifty years ago this …

Pope urges Catholic Church to shun power, money amid Vatican scandal

Pope Francis insisted Tuesday that the Catholic Church shun all temptations of power, prestige and money as he pressed his reform agenda amid a new scandal at the Vatican.<p>Francis outlined his vision of the church in a lengthy speech to Italian bishops gathered in Florence, leaving behind a Vatican …

How Exxon went from leader to skeptic on climate change research

Throughout much of the 1980s, Exxon earned a public reputation as a pioneer in climate change research. It sponsored workshops, funded academic research and conducted its own high-tech experiments exploring the science behind global warming.<p>But by 1990, the company, in public, took a different …

Chris Rock: Lamar Odom saved marriage with 'coke and hookers'

It's only been a few days since Chris Rock was confirmed to host the Oscars, and already he's raising eyebrows with a new tweet.<p><b>#FOX411Hub: Social media on Lamar Odom</b><p>On Thursday night, the 50-year-old comedian tweeted a joke about Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian deciding to stay married after the …

This insult was so hot even Donald Trump’s campaign backed off of it

Donald Trump loves hurling insults—and what better place to do it than Twitter, where he can not only fire off his own, but also retweet the nasty missives other Twitter users send to him.<p>But even he regrets having retweeted this jab that came his way today (Oct. 22):<p>Ostensibly the knock here was …

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7 Ways To Spot Your Future Ex-Husband

Save yourself the headache of divorce later on and don't marry him.<p>We hate to break it to you, but just because the guy you met over the weekend looks <i></i>good on paper doesn't mean he's good for you.<p>Below, relationship experts share seven signs your relationship isn't likely to last.<p><b>1. He puts you down</b> …

Trey Gowdy Spends 1 Minute Angrily Scolding Dem Colleague Over Big Allegation Before Showdown With Hillary Clinton at Benghazi Hearing

House Benghazi Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy personally scolded Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) during Thursday hearing after the Democrat called the investigative panel the “prosecution” and accused Republicans of having already come to a conclusion on Hillary Clinton.<p>WASHINGTON, DC – OCTOBER 22: …

Hillary Clinton sits silently as the Benghazi committee erupts into a shouting match

The committee's top Republican, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-South Carolina), and top Democrat, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Maryland), started tearing into each other right before the first break of Clinton's testimony.<p>Cummings accused Gowdy of making "several inaccurate statements" while defending the …

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Trey Gowdy destroys his own hearing: The Benghazi committee chairman goes completely off the rails

<b>(AP/Carolyn Kaster)</b><p>The “serious investigation” into Benghazi turned into a loud, stupid argument over one of Hillary Clinton’s friends<p>Simon Maloy<p>October 22, 2015 8:18pm (UTC)<p>Heading into today’s Benghazi committee hearing, I was curious which Republican on the committee would be the one to go full …