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Would Mandatory Voting Change Anything?

The idea of mandatory, obligatory, compulsory voting, when people are required to vote or face hefty fines or other punishment, sounds crazy in our free society, but it's actually the law in some countries, and now, President Obama is speaking out in support of mandatory voting!

President Obama was asked about the negative effect on money on U

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Alex Wong/Getty Images for Meet the Press

What Should Brian Williams’ Fate Be?

It's been a long time since we've seen somebody of Walter Cronkite's character. His demeanor, his composure, and his character were all cause for complete trust in his role as a newscaster. There will likely never be another like him

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Person Being Monitored For Ebola In Oregon

24/7 News Source - A person in Oregon is in a Portland hospital with Ebola-like symptoms.

A state Health Authority spokesperson says the patient is in isolation after registering a high temperature, adding it's not known if she actually has the deadly virus.

The woman wa

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Kristoffer Tripplaar/ Sipa USA / Getty Images

Memorial for Disabled Veterans Dedicated

Thousands are in Washington, DC for the dedication of a new memorial for disabled veterans.

President Obama spoke at Sunday's ceremony, acknowledging that too often America has not lived up to its obligation to care for vets

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Mural, Memorial Service Mark 9/11 in New Bedford

New Bedford residents let images do the talking as a new mural was unveiled honoring those who join the nation's armed forces. The mural was revealed at the 9/11 Victims and Veterans memorial service held at the Fort Taber Community Center

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Photo by Matt Dunham - WPA Pool/Getty Images

Kerry: Iraq Approves Inclusive Government

Secretary of State John Kerry says Iraq has approved what he calls a new, inclusive government.

Political infighting in Iraq has been partly blamed for creating the conditions that allowed the terror group ISIS to seize huge areas of that country

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What Are the Most Dangerous States in America?

Crime is an unfortunate part of our country, but some places are worse than others.

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House Speaker John Boehner / Getty Images

Poll: Most Americans Unhappy With Republicans Over Gov. Shutdown

According to a new CBS News poll most Americans are unhappy with the GOP over Democrats when it comes to the Government Shutdown

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How The Government Shutdown Affects Regular People — What You Need To Know

As of midnight on October 1, 2013 the United States Government officially shutdown operations. So what exactly does that mean for the regular everyday Joe? 

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Is a Cat Cafe Coming To Boston?

There are plenty of places for people to bring their dogs out in public, but the same does not bode for cat lovers. That could be changing in Massachusetts, if one local woman has her way. 

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