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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.
The 80-million-dollar American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial was …
Eric Holder Has Southeastern Mass. Connection
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who announced his resignation Thursday, made a stop at the UMass School of Law in Dartmouth early last year.
He was invited by law school Dean Mary Lu Bilek, who was impressed by the message the Attorney General delivered to her students...
Intruder Gets To Front Door Of The White House
The Secret Service is coming under renewed scrutiny after a man scaled the White House fence and made it all the way through the front door before he was apprehended.
President Barack Obama and his daughters had just left the White House on Friday evening when the intruder climbed the north fence, da…
President Obama Outlines Ebola Strategy
President Obama is pushing an aggressive effort to combat the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Speaking at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the President said the chances of an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. are extremely low. He argued that the U...
Dempsey Would Back U.S. Troops In Combat Role In Iraq
"Boots on the ground" are not being ruled out in the fight against ISIS.
Testifying on Capitol Hill this morning, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs, General Martin Dempsey said he'd recommend using some of the American forces already in Iraq in combat roles, if necessary...
Obama Sends 3,000 Troops To Fight Ebola
The U.S. is sending three-thousand military troops to Liberia to help combat the Ebola outbreak.
U.S. officials say President Obama will announce the move Tuesday during a visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta...
U.S. Expands Airstrikes In Iraq
U.S. officials say the United States took the first step in the planned expanded fight against Islamic State militants Monday, going to the aid of Iraqi security forces south of Baghdad who were being attacked by enemy fighters.
The officials say Iraqi forces requested assistance when they came under…
The Nation Remembers 9-11
The shadow of a renewed terror threat has been hanging over today's observances of the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks.
The events come hours after President Barack Obama said he would open a new military front in the Middle East -- authorizing airstrikes inside Syria al…

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