1. Obama bypasses Congress to OK consumer watchdog

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    ... the GOPs strategy of keeping the Senate, currently shut down for its holiday recess, technically in session so Obama cant use his power to fill vacancies.

  2. Issa drops bomb in 'Fast and Furious' probe

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    ... that has become a point of debate in the GOPs Fast and Furious gun-walking probe. The wiretap

  3. How gun control trades life for death

    ... are stumbling to the slaughter." (Proverbs 24:11) It was a day when men, recognizing the reality of evil ... couldn't even imagine living when the laws in Virginia made men subject to prosecution for NOT carrying ... : Clara is dead. Related special offer: "Shooting Back" Bob Allen has worked for more

  4. Baby's brain tumor contained teeth

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    ... West Virginia in 2012 after a pediatrician noticed that his head was unusually large for his age

  5. Dems in trouble: More Senate seats at risk

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    ... pickups: Alaska, Arkansas, Louisiana, Montana, North Carolina, South Dakota and West Virginia ... . Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney carried all seven in 2012.

  6. You do the math

    ... it as "donor fatigue." Meanwhile, on Sept. 11 at the White House press conference, Bush's press secretary ... cost of reconstructing Iraq. Even Republicans are astounded at the price tag. Sen. George Allen ... from Virginia, a Republican, said, "The amount of money is horrendous, but what do you do?" I'll tell

  7. Would you buy a used candidate from Karl Rove?

    ... : "In the past six presidential elections, including 2012, the Democratic nominee has averaged 327 ... Perry. Another big loser, long before 2012, but now even more so: the darling of Fox News, Dick ... statements, Morris predicted that Sherrod Brown would have to find a new job, that George Allen would win

  8. Fireball streaks over East Coast Monday night

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    ... as Georgia. As of 11:00 Monday night, the American Meteor Society said they had received nearly 200 ... , Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. The five reports from Georgia included one each in Rossville, Statesboro, Homer, Doraville and Alpharetta.

  9. For Kerry, another solid granite win

    ... finish will help him rebound from a surprisingly disappointing poor third place in Iowa eight days ... to finish a solid second," Dean told supporters. Dean once led New Hampshire polls by 25 points. Only ... said. "I governed next door for 11 years. We've balanced budgets. I delivered health care

  10. No newspaper reviews coming from Bush

    ... The president will not be taking sides or expressing opinions on how Sen. George Allen, R-Va ... stories and editorials on the topic since his comment at a rally in southwest Virginia, where he referred ... . Allen, who later apologized, also said he didn't know what the word meant, but it sounded similar