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Midday Roundup: At loggerheads over abortion and an attorney general

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Stalemate? Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is taking heat for holding up a vote on appointing Loretta Lynch as U.S. attorney general until…

Midday Roundup: Police arrest man for shooting Ferguson officers

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Arrested. Authorities in St. Louis have arrested a suspect in connection with last week’s shooting of two police officers in Ferguson, Mo. St. Louis County…

Midday Roundup: ISIS, Boko Haram form terror pact

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Unity in terror. ISIS leaders have purportedly accepted a pledge of allegiance from Boko Haram, the militant Islamist group operating in northern Nigeria. In…

Midday Roundup: Off-duty agents crash into White House barricades

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Disorderly conduct. Two Secret Service agents are accused of driving into a security barrier at the White House after a night of partying. The incident…

Midday Roundup: Iraqi army has ISIS on the run

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Trouncing terrorists. Iraqi security forces, with help from Iranian-backed militias, are close to ousting Islamic State militants from Tikrit. The army…

Midday Roundup: Dear Tehran, here’s how U.S. government works

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Civics lesson. Republican lawmakers created a stir yesterday when they released an open letter to Iran’s leaders, giving them a lesson in U.S. government.

Midday Roundup: Obama recounts racial strife on Selma anniversary

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Progress made, progress needed. President Barack Obama and a group of political leaders gathered in Selma, Ala., Saturday to remember a transformative event…

Midday Roundup: More tales of ISIS atrocities against culture, people

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Irreplaceable. The so-called Islamic State, or ISIS, has razed another ancient archaeological site that held secrets of pre-Christian history in Mesopotamia.

Midday Roundup: School’s out for Islamic holidays in NYC

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | School’s out. Students in New York City public schools learned yesterday they will get two extra days off a year in honor of Islamic holidays. The change…

Remembering conservative champion M. Stanton Evans

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Obituary | Medford Stanton Evans, one of the most influential players in the conservative movement of the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s, died yesterday after a long fight…

Midday Roundup: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev finally goes on trial in Boston

By Leigh Jones
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Newsworthy | Opening arguments. The trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began today. In opening arguments, prosecutors described the 20-year-old as…

Netanyahu: Deal with Iran no ‘farewell to arms’

By Leigh Jones
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Israel | Israeli prime minister urges U.S. lawmakers to consider the long-term consequences of a ‘bad deal’

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