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Jan 29 2016

Obama promises party faithful: 'Democrats will win'

President Barack Obama is creating a new federal task force to accelerate cancer research. Ted Cruz could be a drag on other Republicans on the ballot in a general electi...

Jan 29 2016

Christie lauds New Jersey's blizzard response

As for federal disaster assistance, Christie said that damage assessments are underway. That said, Christie said he is comfortable with his strategy and confident that ...

Jan 29 2016

Michigan Senate OKs $28M more to address Flint water crisis

Senate Republicans were non-committal on whether they would back the measure that would spend money without any offsetting budget cuts and add to the deficit. The city ...

Jan 29 2016

MI governor names panel to fix Flint's contaminated water system

Governor Rick Snyder has scrubbed plans for an economic development trip to the Middle East, so he can remain in MI to deal with the Flint water crisis. The Michigan city...

Jan 29 2016

APNewsBreak: Pentagon chief to seek longer family leave

Tied in with Carter's December announcement opening all front-line combat positions to women, the military of the future is looking increasingly more gender-balanced. The...