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Trump Campaign Turns One, Sanders to Address Supporters on Livestream
ABC's Rick Klein gives us the latest on the race for the White House.
Pure Caffeine: Even a Teaspoon of Powder Can Be Fatal
One scoop. That’s all it takes to potentially end a life. Every coffee drinker knows that too many cups can give you the jitters, but too much pure caffeine can be fatal within just minutes. One teaspoon of powdered pure caffeine is the equivalent of 25 cups of coffee. Logan Stiner’s parents said
Meet Congress' State of the Union Designated Survivors
On State of the Union night, the White House takes no chances with the presidential chain of command, keeping one cabinet secretary away from the Capitol as a "designated survivor" in case of a catastrophic event. Since the 9/11, congressional leaders have done the same, selecting members to serve
Pope Francis Addresses Congress at US Capitol
The pontiff touched on immigration, the death penalty, climate change and the refugee crisis.
Sen. Cory Booker on the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act
Millions of Americans are denied the right to vote because of their color. This law will insure them the right to vote. The wrong is one which no American in his heart can justify. The right is one which no American true to our principles can deny. Historic moment 50 years ago, Lyndon Johnson
Malala Visits Capitol Hill to Urge More Education Funding
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai visited Capitol Hill today bringing her message of “books, not bullets” to members of Congress. During a meeting with Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin , Yousafzai included the United States as a country that should invest more in education for young
The Note: What Jeb Bush Said About W., Rubio And His Wife
NOTABLES -- JEB BUSH SAYS 'NO QUESTION' HE'S MORE EXPERIENCED THAN MARCO RUBIO: Although Jeb Bush called Marco Rubio a "good friend" and "real talent," the former Florida governor also said he's definitely more prepared than Rubio to become president of the United States. "There's no question of
Why 72-Year-Old Florida Senator Did 46 Push-Ups In Illinois Senator’s Office
It’s not every day you see one senator doing push-ups on another’s office floor. But that’s exactly what happened Wednesday as Florida Sen. Bill Nelson paid off the debt he owed Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin as part of their friendly Stanley Cup wager, after Nelson’s Tampa Bay Lightning lost to
Senator Does Pushups in Capitol Hill Office
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5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This Week
It’s a time of farewells -- to Rep. Aaron Schock , R-Ill., to Sen. Harry Reid , D-Nev., to the pre-candidacy phase of 2016, and to Sen. Ted Cruz’s old health care plan. It’s a time for a high-profile deadline and honors for a liberal lion. Meanwhile, busted brackets may be the least of the story