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Obama defends drones and condemns GITMO, the Boy Scouts yield to pressure, Hobby Lobby presents its case in court, the community of Moore starts to heal, traders get off to a rough start on bad economic news from Asia
On counterterrorism, the president defends drones and condemns GITMO. The Boy Scouts yield to pressure and end the ban on homosexual scouts. The craft store Hobby Lobby argues its First Amendment case in court. In Oklahoma, the cleanup is ongoing but the community of Moore starts to heal. Traders get off to a rough start, awakening to bad economic news from Asia.
The president plans a visit to Moore, Oklahoma, an attempt to broker peace talks, a modern day epistle, U.S. intelligence identifies suspects in the Benghazi attack, Ben Bernanke testifies to Congress
Moore, Oklahoma digs out from the tornado, two IRS commissioners tell the Senate they never misled Congress, an Arizona law protecting late-term babies is struck down, a compromise immigration reform bill is approved, the Dow is up slightly
Senior White House staff knew about the IRS targeting probe, a second day of twisters ravage Oklahoma City, a State Department report tags seven countries violators of religious freedom, the Supreme Court will take up a public-prayer case, the bull-market mood prevails on Wall Street
The White House pleads ignorance on the IRS scandal, North Korea launches four missiles, severe weather strikes the Midwest, the federal government investigates the Connecticut train crash, a new week begins for Wall Street
The president's White House question-and-answer session leads to more questions, Republicans attach the IRS scandal to Obamacare, a Texas tornado kills six, fighting rages in Syria but the UN draws up a post-war reconstruction plan, a security firm in Afganistan confirms the death of four American civilian contractors, the Dow dips but the markets remain on the rise
Decisive White House action on a scandal growing worse by the day, Gosnell gets an additional life sentence, an Army Sergeant is accused of sexual assault, Eric Holder is questioned about the government seizure of phone records, Wall Street gains push stock indices to all-time highs
Decisive White House action on a scandal growing worse by the day. Kermit Gosnell gets an additional life sentence and the jurors speak out. An Army sergeant assigned as coordinator of a sexual assault prevention program at Fort Hood Texas now himself accused of such crimes. The House Oversight Committee questions Holder about the government’s seizure of Associated Press phone records. Wall Street’s gains are modest, but they push both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard and Poor’s 500 stock indices to all-time highs.