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Sen. Warren: Iraq Solution Must Be Negotiated
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says the country doesn't want another war in Iraq.
Warren made her comments to reporters at the Statehouse Friday as the U.S. unleashed its first airstrikes in northern Iraq against militants of the Islamic State group amid a worsening humanitarian crisis...
U.S Aircraft Targeting ISIS Artillery Sites
Iraqis are welcoming the U.S. airlift of emergency aid to thousands of people who fled to the mountains to escape Islamic extremists.
And now, for the first time, U.S. forces are directly targeting the extremist Islamic State group, which controls large areas of Syria and Iraq...
President Authorizes Air Strikes In Iraq
President Obama is authorizing targeted U.S. airstrikes if necessary in Iraq to protect U.S. personnel in Iraq.
Addressing the nation from the White House, the President said he also ordered humanitarian airdrops to help thousands of Iraqis who are stranded atop a mountain...
Obama Admits U.S. Tortured Prisoners After 9-11
President Barack Obama says in the immediate aftermath of 9/11, the United States did things that were wrong and crossed the line. He says, quote, ``we tortured some folks.''
Obama is commenting on a Senate investigation into the CIA's interrogation techniques...
Obama: Downing Of Malaysian Airliner An “Outrage”
President Obama is calling the downing of a Malaysian airliner an "outrage of unspeakable proportions." Nearly 300 people were killed when the jetliner crashed yesterday in eastern Ukraine. In a statement at the White House, Obama cited evidence that the plane was brought down by a…
Hodgson Doubts Many Children Will Be Deported Soon
Bristol County Sheriff Tom Hodgson expects some of the thousands of migrant children who crossed the southwest border into the U-S will find their way to Massachusetts, and New Bedford.
Hodgson is visiting processing and detention centers along the border with a delegation of Sheriffs to get a first …
Grossman Supports President In Immigration Crisis
Candidate for Governor Steve Grossman weighed in on the immigration border crisis during a stop Monday on the Southcoast.
Grossman is one of three Democratic candidates for Governor.
Speaking on the Taylor Cormier Show on WBSM, Grossman called the situation an "humanitarian crisis" a…
Boehner Opposes Impeachment Of President Obama
House Speaker John Boehner says he disagrees with calls to impeach President Barack Obama, but asserts that others can make a determination on their own whether the chief executive deserves it.
He made his comments as Sarah Palin and others have come out in recent days for impeachment...

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