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Obama Congratulates First Openly Gay NFL Draftee

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Obama Congratulates First Openly Gay NFL Draftee President Obama congratulates Michael Sam, first openly gay player drafted by NFL team...

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Sen. Marco Rubio: Yes, I'm Ready to be President

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Sen. Marco Rubio: Yes, I'm Ready to be President He’s a 42-year-old freshman senator, but when asked by Jonathan Karl on “This Week” if he’s ready to be president, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida answered without hesitation. “I do … but I think that’s true for multiple other people that would want to......

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Iran Detains Reformist Journalist

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Iran Detains Reformist Journalist Report: Iran detains reformist journalist...

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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel: Military's Transgender Policy 'Continually Should Be Reviewed'

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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel: Military's Transgender Policy 'Continually Should Be Reviewed' Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel told ABC News’ Martha Raddatz that he believes the ban that prohibits transgender individuals from serving in the U.S. military should be reviewed. “I do think it continually should be reviewed,” Hagel said of the transgender ban. “I’m open to......

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Police Add Texting to Crisis Negotiation Arsenal

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Police Add Texting to Crisis Negotiation Arsenal Growth of texting as crisis negotiation tool challenges police accustomed to taking voice cues...

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China Tensions Top ASEAN Summit Talks in Myanmar

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China Tensions Top ASEAN Summit Talks in Myanmar China sea tensions top agenda at Southeast Asian summit hosted by Myanmar for 1st time...

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Eurovision-Winning Drag Queen Returns to Austria

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Eurovision-Winning Drag Queen Returns to Austria Bearded drag queen Conchita Wurst makes triumphant return to Austria after Eurovision win...

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Rep. Rogers Hopes for 'Smart Debate' on Radio Show

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Rep. Rogers Hopes for 'Smart Debate' on Radio Show From House to radio studio, retiring Rep. Mike Rogers hopes for 'smart debate' with audience...

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A Look at All That 'Benghazi' Stands For

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A Look at All That 'Benghazi' Stands For A look at all that 'Benghazi' has come to stand for in US politics as investigations roll on...

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Another Dolphin in Trouble Over Michael Sam Tweet

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Another Dolphin in Trouble Over Michael Sam Tweet DAVIE, Fla. -- It has not been a banner week for Miami Dolphins players on social media. Just 48 hours after Pro Bowl center Mike Pouncey found himself in hot water over recent Twitter comments, Dolphins second-year player Don Jones tweeted a controversial reaction to the St. Louis Rams drafting Michael Sam, who became the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL. Soon after Sam was drafted, Jones tweeted "OMG" and "horrible." Those tweets since have been deleted. Television cameras showed Sam kissing his boyfriend after the former Missouri star received a phone call from the Rams. Following last year's issues with Miami's locker-room culture, Jones' tweet was enough to catch the attention of Dolphins general manager Dennis Hickey. "I was made aware of it and I was disappointed in those comments," Hickey said Saturday night. "That's not what we stand for as an organization. The draft weekend......

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UK PM Says He's Playing Fair on AstraZeneca Deal

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UK PM Says He's Playing Fair on AstraZeneca Deal UK prime minister says he's playing fair on massive pharmaceutical merger proposals...

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Pope to Priests: Forgive, Don't Shut out Sinners

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Pope to Priests: Forgive, Don't Shut out Sinners Pope laments priest who are so harsh on sinners many faithful feel shut out of church...

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Photos: Vibrant Worlds Made From Pencils and Paper

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Photos: Vibrant Worlds Made From Pencils and Paper Artist Victoria Ivanova creates colorful worlds with origami, penclis and toy cars...

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Ongoing Fighting in Iraq's Anbar Hits Businesses

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Ongoing Fighting in Iraq's Anbar Hits Businesses Months-long fighting in Iraq's Anbar province hits business, adds more woes to Iraqi life...

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Libyan Minister Appeals for EU Help on Migrants

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Libyan Minister Appeals for EU Help on Migrants Libyan minister threatens to help illegal migrants reach Europe if EU does not help...

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The Best Mother's Day Freebies and Deals

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The Best Mother's Day Freebies and Deals If your the mom in your life taught you that a penny saved is a penny earned, she may appreciate these Mother's Day freebies and deals....

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Are Proposed Airfare Pricing Changes Transparent - or Clear As Mud?

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Are Proposed Airfare Pricing Changes Transparent - or Clear As Mud? Proposed legislation, officially known as H.R 4156, would allow airlines to display or advertise base airfare minus the taxes and fees....

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Inside Kristen Bell's 'Game of Thrones' Mother's Day

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Inside Kristen Bell's 'Game of Thrones' Mother's Day Kristen Bell has a scheduling conflict when it comes to Mother's Day....

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