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The Note
Sep 9, 2014 12:25pm

Speaker Boehner Silent on Ground Troops, Calls on Obama to ‘Destroy’ ISIS

As lawmakers question whether ground forces should be an aspect of the U.S. strategy to combat the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, House Speaker John Boehner refused to enter the growing debate. Instead, he punted to President Obama ahead of a highly anticipated meeting… Read More »

The Note
Sep 8, 2014 12:09pm

John Dingell, Longest-serving Member of Congress, Hospitalized

Rep. John Dingell, the 88-year-old Democrat from Michigan and the longest serving member of Congress, was admitted to Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit with abdominal pain, his office announced today. Spokesman Christopher Schuler issued a statement proclaiming that Dingell is “doing well, is receiving an… Read More »

By Veronica Stracqualursi

The Note
Sep 5, 2014 4:03pm

7 Things Chris Christie Did in Mexico

From eating at a traditional Mexico City taqueria to inking trade and education deals, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been cruising around Mexico City all week, tweeting and Instagramming. It’s a three-day trade mission trip, ending today, in which Christie said he’s listening and… Read More »

The Note
Aug 27, 2014 2:07pm

US Economy Growing Slower Than White House Predicted

The U.S. economy has grown just 1.5 percent in the 2014 fiscal year – far slower than White House projections – while more than $500 billion of deficit spending was added to the national debt, according to new projections released today by the non-partisan Congressional Budget… Read More »

Aug 26, 2014 7:34pm

Inside the US Open Salon, Where Tennis Champs Get Glammed Up Before Matches

The world’s top tennis players, from Roger Federer to Maria Sharapova, are not only superior athletes but brands unto themselves, and part of being a brand is looking good, even during a sweaty hours-long battle on center court. When these big names hit the salon… Read More »

The Note
Aug 26, 2014 7:00am

House Clears Up to $350K for Lawsuit Against Obama

The House of Representatives has hired Baker & Hostetler, one of America’s largest law firms, to the tune of $500 an hour, but a total not to exceed $350,000, to represent the lower chamber in its lawsuit against President Obama. In one of its final… Read More »

The Note
Aug 15, 2014 5:14pm

Hillary Clinton, Kevin Spacey Parody ‘House of Cards’ for Bill Clinton’s Birthday

Best birthday gift ever? In honor of former president Bill Clinton’s upcoming birthday, the Clinton Foundation has released a clever “House of Cards”-inspired video for him, featuring both actor Kevin Spacey, who stars in the Netflix series as the cunning politician Frank Underwood, and his wife,… Read More »

The Note
Aug 12, 2014 12:43pm

Will Closed-Door Benghazi Hearings Keep the Circus Away?

Rep. Trey Gowdy was bombarded with requests from fellow Republicans, eager to take part in the latest congressional investigation of the Benghazi attack. But when it became clear that he intended to lead the inquiry behind closed doors, far from the spotlight, the requests soon… Read More »

By ABC News

Aug 8, 2014 2:18pm

Why Jason Derulo Wrote ‘Marry Me’ for Jordin Sparks

By ALYSSA LITOFF and LAUREN EFFRON Jason Derulo is so sure that his girlfriend Jordin Sparks is the one for him that he wrote a song about proposing to her aptly titled, “Marry Me,” and had her star in the music video with him. “That’s… Read More »

By ABC News

Aug 8, 2014 2:13pm

Jason Derulo on Near-Death Experience: ‘I Almost Wasn’t Here Anymore’

By ALYSSA LITOFF and LAUREN EFFRON Pop singer Jason Derulo has earned a reputation for having an intense work ethic both inside and outside the studio. He says that he works out about three hours a day even while he is touring. It was while… Read More »