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Obama Rolls Out ‘Commonsense’ Gun Control Actions

January 5, 2016 0

WASHINGTON—U.S. President Barack Obama has announced a series of new "commonsense" measures meant to reduce gun violence, bypassing Congress on an issue that has sharply divided the American public. Obama rolled out the new policies […]

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Washington Braces for New Fight on Gun Control

January 3, 2016 0

A looming fight over gun control promises to start Washington’s political year with a bang. President Barack Obama could issue executive orders aimed at reducing gun violence as early as Monday, provoking a battle with […]

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White House: More Time Needed on Iran Sanctions

January 3, 2016 0

The Obama administration said Saturday that it needed more time before it could move to impose new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program. “We have additional work that needs to be done before […]

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2016 Dawns Amid Terror Warnings, Tight Security

December 31, 2015 0

People around the world are welcoming 2016 with fireworks, parties and other festivities, but fears of terrorism mean heightened security in some places or the cancellation of events where large crowds would have gathered to […]

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Bill Cosby Charged in Sexual Assault Case

December 30, 2015 0

The authorities in Montgomery County, Pa., announced criminal charges on Wednesday against the entertainer Bill Cosby stemming from a woman’s accusation that he drugged and abused her at his home in Cheltenham Township, a suburb […]

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