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Obama, Cantor talk immigration

President Barack Obama spoke with House Majority Leader Eric Cantor about immigration reform on Wednesday, hours after the president sharply criticized House Republicans for stalling an overhaul this year.<p>But the White House says Obama was just trying to wish Cantor, who is Jewish, a happy Passover.<p>…

Ex-con, ex-governor Edwards raises $33,000 in Louisiana run for Congress | Reuters

(Reuters) - Former Louisiana Governor, Edwin Edwards, a convicted felon now running for the U.S. Congress, has raised nearly $33,000 in donations since launching his campaign last month, according to a contribution report.<p>Former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards announces his run for congress in …

In S.C., Cruz faces 2016 skeptics

CHARLESTON, S.C. — It didn’t take much for Ted Cruz to bring a crowd of conservatives to its feet here.<p>By the time the Texas Republican senator finished speaking Tuesday night, an adoring audience hailed Cruz and his no-compromise, combative style of conservatism that has made him the scourge of …

Members of Congress Go Home to Face Their Newly Insured Constituents

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Congress's two-week Easter vacation is the first long break since Obamacare's open enrollment, …

Judge Overturns North Dakota Early Abortion Ban

A federal judge overturned Wednesday a North Dakota law that banned early abortions, the Associated Press reports.<p>The law made it illegal for a woman …

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Mid-April Freeze to Chill Millions as Far South as Louisiana

An unusual cold snap will have people as far south as Louisiana reaching for their winter coats Wednesday.<p>A mass of cold air that saw temperatures in the Plains plummet below freezing Tuesday has now shifted east and will hang over a large area of the inland U.S.<p>The National Weather Service issued …

Weather

Nigeria unrest: Search continues for abducted teenage girls

Security forces in Borno State in Nigeria are searching for dozens of teenage girls abducted by suspected members of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram.<p>It is thought that they were taken to a forest near the Cameroonian border.<p>The abductions are the latest in a series of attacks being blamed on …

Africa

Tennessee is Making Pregnancy a Criminal Liability

The state legislature has passed a bill that would allow police to investigate drug-taking mothers if their unborn children are harmed by their …