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Obama chides GOP for opposing his agenda

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — President Barack Obama ridiculed congressional Republicans on Thursday, accusing them of doing little more than opposing his …

Boehner blames Obama for immigration troubles - CNN.com

It's only going to get worse unless you give us more money, administration officials warned Thursday about the flood of Central American children illegally entering the United States from Mexico.<p>Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told the Senate Appropriations Committee that $3.7 billion in …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Glowing Ghost Jugs

A week before Halloween, a few lovely squirrels ate our pumpkins! Pumpkins my toddler decorated, no less. Trick or treaters won’t be greeted by much …

Decorations

Parenting Without Controlling Your Children

I was recently working with a woman, Debbi, who was concerned about a brewing medical problem she was having. When I inquired about a support network that she can call upon to assist her during this difficult time, she embarrassingly noted that she did not tell her mother about her problem; "I do …

How to teach your kids money-saving skills

Photo: iStockphoto<p>Here’s an example of how a typical conversation about <b>money</b> goes in my house: My six-year-old son, Joseph, was recently given $20 by …

DIY Ice Pack

My sons have broken up for the summer holidays (yay!) and have six weeks off school. They are 4 & 6 (and only 14 months apart) and are …

Time I

Is this Obama's low point? - Video on NBCNews.com

>> the president come into the white house briefing room and to lay it all out about the mistakes that were made. here's a compilation of it.>> clearly we, and i, did not have enough awareness about the problems in the website. ultimately i'm the president of the united states and they expect me to …

How we got Obamacare to work

<i>Jay Inslee, a Democrat, is governor of Washington. Steve Beshear, a Democrat, is governor of Kentucky. Dannel P. Malloy, a Democrat, is governor of Connecticut.</i><p>In our states — Washington, Kentucky and Connecticut — the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare,” is working. Tens of thousands of our …

McCaskill's 'lonely' sex-assault stand

Sen. Claire McCaskill is on the verge of a historic victory reforming the Pentagon’s sexual assault policies.<p>But rather than basking in acclaim during the debate’s climatic week in the Capitol, the Missouri Democrat finds herself paying a political cost for being an outlier within her own caucus. …

Obama: Obamacare Really Is More Than a Website

Sophie Novack<p>Nov. 19, 2013, 12:48 p.m.<p>The Af­ford­able Care Act has been around a lot longer than the troubled rol­lout of <i>Health­Care.gov</i>, …

Obama awards Medal of Freedom to prominent Americans in tribute to JFK

President Barack Obama opened a day of tributes to former President John F Kennedy on Wednesday by bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on prominent Americans, 50 years after Kennedy was assassinated weeks short of the medal's first award ceremony.<p>Obama presented the medal – the highest …

Senate goes for 'nuclear option'

The Senate approved a historic rules change on Thursday by eliminating the use of the filibuster on all presidential nominees except those to the U.S. Supreme Court.<p>Invoking the long-threatened “nuclear option” means that most of President Barack Obama’s judicial and executive branch nominees no …

Fallout From the Filibuster Rule Change

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Capitol Hill, November 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.<p>Senate majority leader Harry Reid and 51 of his Democratic …

Meet the Press Remembers: JFK - The Presidential Campaign

Watch the entire <b>MTP Remembers: JFK - The Presidential Campaign</b> featuring three MTP interviews with then-Senator John F. Kennedy (D-MA) during his run for the White House.<p>The interviews took place at different important stages throughout the 1960 campaign: in January the day after he declared his …

Simple Turkey Day Crafts

Here are a few Thanksgiving crafts your little pilgrims will love to make!<p>Ask each child to write what she's thankful for on a paper feather, then stick it into this cute turkey centerpiece.<p><b>How to make it:</b> Cut a 1-inch sliver off the bottom of a 9-inch polystyrene ball. Wrap sphere neatly in thick …

Dem 2016ers get rapid-response help

American Bridge, the Democratic super PAC that made its debut tracking and researching Republican candidates in 2012, is launching a 2016 arm aimed at defending potential Democratic presidential candidates—and especially former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton — from GOP attacks.<p>The new project, …

Trump on who could beat Clinton

Donald Trump says he knows what it would take to beat Hillary Clinton in 2016.<p>“It’s going to take the perfect candidate,” Trump said on Fox News on Tuesday. “Tough, smart, compassionate. If you don’t have the perfect candidate, Hillary will be president. I assume she’s going to get the nomination. …

Hillary hype poses risks for a potential 2016 candidacy

Hillary Clinton's lofty status as the apparent 2016 Democratic nominee-in-waiting has some allies concerned that the hype might be too much, too soon.<p>This seeming inevitability makes her more sensitive to attacks and risks amplifying any stumble, no matter how minor. And voters may react poorly to …

Odds That Clinton Dies By 2016

Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers are unprecedented. She holds more than 60 percent of the Democratic primary vote, a figure usually reserved for …

Government

Businessman Facing Corruption Charges Is Tied to Hillary Clinton

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>According to interviews and court documents discovered by <i>The Washington Post</i> on Wednesday, a …

Clinton on her mark, getting set

Dismissive sighs, weary eye-rolls, mocking rejoinders: These have been the favored tactics of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s team of aides and allies when confronted with questions about the state of her thinking on whether to run for president again in 2016.<p>The message to reporters and the Washington …

Associated Press News

Report: Hillary camp unhappy with super PAC

So much for the sanctioned super PAC.<p>A New York Magazine story on Hillary Clinton included an aide describing “Ready for Hillary,” the grassroots-focused super PAC that sprouted up early this year, as a rogue entity that, contrary to popular opinion, wasn’t sanctioned by her team.<p>The comments about …

Hillary in Midair

For four years, Hillary Rodham Clinton flew around the world as President Barack Obama’s secretary of State, while her husband, the former president …