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Obama Announces Fix For Botched Health Care Rollout

President Obama announced that the administration would allow health insurers to continue offering the plans cancelled under the Affordable Care Act to continue for one year. The President stated: “We fumbled the rollout on this health care law. I think it’s legitimate for (the American people) to expect me to have to win back some credibility

Fox News Falls For Parody News Site Story!

FOX news anchor Anna Kooiman fell for a fake story, saying on-air that President Obama was using his own personal money to keep a Muslim cultural museum going during the government shut down. The co-hosts of “Fox and Friends” were discussing the closure of World War II memorials when Kooiman claimed the memorial shut down

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Syria Accepts Russian Chemical Weapons Proposal

Earlier this week, Russian officials proposed that the Syrian government should hand over their chemical weapons arsenal to the international community to stop a missile strike from the US, and Syria agreed to the plan. Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem was quoted, saying: ‘We held a very fruitful round of talks with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov

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Obama Has Not Made a Decision on Syria

President Obama appeared on PBS NewsHour and stated that he has not made a decision about Syria and explains why an attack on Syria would be beneficial. He stated that an attack on Syria would not be like Iraq, which most people are worried about, and it would be limited attacks to discourage chemical attacks.

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Syria UPDATE: UN Inspectors Shot Upon by Snipers

The UN Inspectors who were sent to Syria were fired upon by unidentified snipers at the start of their expedition. The attack did not stop them, and they continued on to hospitals to interview patients and family members, gather samples, and stated they were satisfied with their first day of work. Although they have not

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Obama Condemns Egypt Violence As Death Toll Rises

President Barack Obama has condemned Egypt’s interim government for their actions as the death toll from the attack on pro-Morsi protesters soars past 500. President Obama called on Egypt’s interim government to cancel the month-long state of emergency after the bloodshed on Wednesday. He stated: “We deplore violence against civilians. Let me say that the Egyptian

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Obama Has ‘No Patience’ With Russia’s Anti-Gay Legislation

President Obama appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and stated that he has ‘no patience’ with Russia’s anti-gay law and is disappointed with Russia’s decision to not turn Snowden over to the US. More specifically, President Obama stated that he will have: “no patience for countries that try to treat gays and lesbians

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Morsi Overthrown by Egyptian Military

After the Egyptian military presented their ultimatum to the President and he refused to comply, Morsi was officially removed from office and placed under house arrest. A senior judge has become the interim president while the military, Morsi, and the country reels from the past few weeks. What does this mean for the future of

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DOMA and Prop 8 Are Dead!

Early this morning, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and Proposition 8 were ruled unconstitutional by the US Supreme Court. As a quick refresher, DOMA was a law that allowed states to refuse to recognize same-sex marriages, barring same-sex couples from insurance and other social benefits. Proposition 8 was a California law that would have banned same-sex

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The NSA Wire-Tapped Obama in 2004?

Russ Tice, a man who blew the whistle on the alleged domestic spying across multiple government agencies in 2005, stated that there was an order to wire-tap President Obama. Russ appeared on, ‘The Boiling Frog Show,’ where he stated that when he was an analyst, he received an order to wire-tap on a certain ‘wannabe senator

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Obama Is Leaving Plan B Alone!

The Obama administration has dropped it’s appeal against a Judge Edward Korman’s ruling regarding Plan B. Plan B contraception will remain available over the counter after the Obama administration dropped it’s appeal against the ruling that made the emergency contraceptive available over the counter. U.S. District Judge Edward Korman, whose district includes Brooklyn, New York, was

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Breakdown: Edward Snowden And The NSA

Last week it was revealed the NSA was spying on citizens under a government program called PRISM. The man who leaked that information is Edward Snowden. PRISM is a government program that is utilized by the NSA to access millions of private documents collected by the tech companies we rely on every single day. The

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