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May 26, 2015

Obama pledges federal assistance for Texas flood recovery

Obama said FEMA personnel are already on the ground.
May 26, 2015

Lassa fever death evokes Ebola fears

The CDC said a man who traveled from West Africa was not diagnosed with the disease.
May 26, 2015

Bernie Sanders: 'Don't underestimate me'

"We're going to do better than people think," the presidential candidate said.
May 26, 2015

Paul: Bulk data collection could lead to 'systemic bias'

Paul helped scuttle compromise to reauthorize government surveillance programs.
May 26, 2015

FBI investigating chemical weapons threats to flights

Up to 10 international flights were threatened on Memorial Day.
May 26, 2015

Washington is ready to spend

Spending ceilings have become unpopular with members of both parties.
May 25, 2015

FLOTUS tells grads to 'shake things up'

Michelle Obama addressed graduates at Oberlin College in Ohio.
May 25, 2015

Iowa straw poll on death watch?

Jeb Bush and Mike Huckabee have already announced they will not take part.
May 25, 2015

Obama marks 'especially meaningful' Memorial Day

President Obama highlighted the U.S. drawdown in Afghanistan during his annual speech.
May 24, 2015

Sanders worries of ‘political gossip’ dominating campaign coverage

“We need serious discussion about serious issues," the White House candidate said.