Tammy Bradley

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Biden To Attend Boston Marathon Bombing Memorial

Vice President Joe Biden and wife, Jill, will travel to Boston next week to commemorate the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing.<p>Three people were killed and more than 260 wounded when two bombs exploded near the marathon’s finish line on April 15, 2013.<p>President Barack Obama …

Wiretap Proponent Condoleezza Rice Joins Dropbox’s Board

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The big story out of Silicon Valley on Wednesday was that Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of …

Car bomb explodes outside Bank of Greece

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Suspected domestic terrorists detonated a car bomb outside a Bank of Greece building in the heart of Athens Thursday, causing …

The Tennessee Senate Has Backed a Bill to Reinstate the Electric Chair

Tennessee Senators overwhelming voted on Wednesday to reinstate the electric chair to execute capital inmates in the event that the state is unable …

Stomach illness that hit 83 people on cruise ship may be linked to norovirus

A new outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness aboard a cruise ship may have been caused by the norovirus, the ship's operator said Wednesday.<p>At least 66 passengers and 17 crew members came down with a quickly spreading digestive bug aboard the Crown Princess, said spokeswoman Karen Candy of Princess …

Jindal joins those calling for lawmaker to resign

MONROE, La. (AP) — Embattled Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister issued a less-than-ironclad vow to stay in office Thursday as the state's Republican …

France puts UN ambassador's residence in New York up for sale for $48m

For Sale: the French ambassador to the UN's sumptuous apartment at one of the most sought after addresses in Manhattan.<p>With billions of savings needing to be found in order to cut its budget deficit, Paris has put its 18-room duplex at 740 Park Avenue, one of New York's most exclusive properties, …

Israel targets Iran with new spy satellite

Israel has launched a new satellite into orbit aimed at boosting its abilities to conduct surveillance on its Middle East adversaries<p>Israeli defence officials hailed the launch of a new spy satellite on Thursday, which they said would boost the country's capacity to monitor the military manoeuvres …

O'Reilly: Jeb Bush is using my line

Conservative TV host Bill O’Reilly said Thursday he has no problem with former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s recent comments that illegal immigrants commit an “act of love.” In fact, O’Reilly said Bush stole it from his playbook.<p>“He took it from me. I’ve been saying that for years,” O’Reilly said on …

Report: Syria rebel infighting kills 51 fighters

BEIRUT (AP) — Fierce infighting between rival Islamic rebel groups in eastern Syria killed more than 50 fighters Thursday, an opposition group said, …

Jobless claims at lowest level in 7 years

The U.S. job market is showing some spring in its step as first-time jobless claims fall to their lowest level in seven years.<p>The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits dropped to a seasonally adjusted 300,000 last week, down 32,000 from the previous week, the Labor …

Obama hits Hill while fundraising

President Barack Obama tried to fire up his base at a fundraiser in Houston, labeling Congress the “least productive” in recent history and slamming Republicans for opposing equal pay.<p>Speaking to about 60 guests at a fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and Democratic …

Fresh Air Sells for $860 a Jar in China

A Beijing artist has decided to auction off a jar of fresh air from a business trip to southern France, as a form of artistic protest against his …

House passes Paul Ryan's budget

WASHINGTON — The House approved along party lines a budget plan that would reach balance in 10 years by cutting taxes, repealing President Obama's health care law and cutting social programs in favor of the national defense.<p>"What this budget comes down to is a matter of trust," said House Budget …

Fukushima Families Return to Homes in 'Hot Zone'

The completion of decontamination work allowed residents of a small part of the Fukushima exclusion zone to return home Tuesday, just over three years after they were forced into exile.<p>The reopening of the Miyakoji area of Tamura, a city inland from the wrecked nuclear station, marks a tiny step …

Is the Latest Round of North Korean Aggression Cause for Concern?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>On Monday, North and South Korea exchanged fire over their disputed maritime border, a move that was …

Malaysian credibility challenged over change in last words heard from missing jetliner

It may mean little to investigators that the last words air traffic controllers heard from the lost jetliner were "Good night, Malaysian three-seven-zero," rather than "All right, good night." But to Malaysian officials whose credibility has been questioned almost from the beginning, it means a …

Obama: 'In midterms, we get clobbered'

President Barack Obama told Democratic donors that Democrats tend to “get clobbered” in midterm elections, and in order to win in November they need to turn out the vote.<p>Speaking at the suburban Miami home of basketball legend Alonzo Mourning and his wife Thursday, Obama told attendees at a …

Both Parties in Denial Over Resolving Urban Poverty

Back in the 1990s, Demo­crat Bill Clin­ton and Re­pub­lic­an Jack Kemp each offered his party a soph­ist­ic­ated, em­path­et­ic un­der­stand­ing of …

Special Report: Iraqi forces, images testify to atrocities in new fighting

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The video shows a male corpse lying in the dirt, one end of a rope tied around his legs, the other fastened to the back of an armored Humvee.<p>A still image made from undated footage posted on the YouTube social media website shows a suspected member of the al Qaeda-linked Islamic …

Nancy Pelosi: When Legislators Take on the CIA, 'They Come After You'

A powerful legislator on the costs of properly overseeing the intelligence community<p>House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's remarks in support of fellow legislator Dianne Feinstein, who is embroiled in a dispute with the CIA, ought to be the sort of thing that alarms everyone. After all, another …

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President Obama Calls Ellen's Record-Stealing Oscar Selfie a 'Cheap Stunt'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>President Obama appeared on <i>The Ellen Degeneres Show</i> to pitch healthcare to young adults and moms. …

The Department of Justice Isn't Rushing to Investigate the Administration

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Department of Justice has been asked by the CIA to investigate Senate staffers, by the Senate to …

Meth flowing in from Mexico through border crossings, report says

California has emerged as the major gateway for methamphetamine into the country, with Mexican organized crime groups smuggling an estimated 70% of the U.S. supply through state border crossings, according to a report released Thursday by state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris.<p>The 98-page report on …

Death of NYC inmate in overheated cell under investigation

Investigators are probing how a mentally ill, homeless New York City veteran died last month in a jail cell that city officials told The Associated Press had overheated to at least 100 degrees, apparently because of malfunctioning equipment.<p>Acting Department of Correction Commissioner Mark Cranston …

Russia Bans Nine Americans After Obama Expands Sanctions

Minutes after President Barack Obama announced a new round of sanctions against officials and allies of the Russian government, Russia countered with its own set of entry bans against nine American officials.<p>The list of those sanctioned includes House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader …

Fred Phelps, anti-gay Westboro Baptist founder, dies

Fred Phelps Sr., a fierce opponent of homosexuality whose protests at military funerals prompted two federal laws, died early Thursday, his daughter Margie Phelps says. She didn't give the cause of death or the condition that recently put him in hospice care. He was 84.<p>Phelps headed the Westboro …