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            Angel Diaz of Easton, PA holds a protest sign as traffic passes by. Members of the Industrial Workers of the World Lehigh Valley branch rally outside the KidsPeace Broadway campus, Sunday, July 27, 2014 in Fountain Hill, Pa. in support of the unaccompanied immigrant children who are temporarily housed there. (AP Photo/Chris Post)

            Illegals demand representation in White House meetings

            By Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times

            Illegal immigrants plan to picket the White House Monday afternoon, calling on fellow immigrant-rights advocacy groups to refuse to meet with the Obama administration until President Obama specifically includes illegal immigrants in any future meetings.

            "I've seen weekends when we've had as many as 40 officers held out of service on hospital details guarding prisoners," Chief Cathy L. Lanier said Monday at a D.C. Council hearing. (The Washington Times)

            D.C. police chief orders officers not to arrest legal gun owners carrying weapons in public

            By Andrea Noble - The Washington Times

            D.C. police officers were instructed late Sunday not to arrest people for carrying legally registered handguns on city streets in the wake of a judge’s ruling that determined the District’s ban on carrying handguns in public was unconstitutional.

            A Marine carry team moves a transfer case containing the remains of Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley, 21, of Oceanside, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. According to the Defense Department, Buckley, died Aug. 10 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

            Family of Marine killed in Afghanistan pushes back against cover-up

            By Rowan Scarborough - The Washington Times

            The family of a Marine murdered in Afghanistan as he worked out in a gym is accusing the Corps of a cover-up by refusing to turn over documents that would show the dangerous environment inside Forward Operating Base Delhi.

            Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, face federal charges for receiving gifts in exchange for political favors, which the couple denies. (associated press)

            McDonnell trial to test definitions of political corruption

            By David Sherfinski - The Washington Times

            The defense of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has always hinged on several key arguments. For example, the more than $165,000 in loans and gifts from businessman Jonnie R. Williams Sr. might have been unseemly — even worthy of an apology to the state — but it wasn’t illegal.

            Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen removes her glasses as she testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 16, 2014, before the House Financial Services Committee hearing entitled: "Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

            ORTEL: Note to Janet Yellen: The American bubble is popping

            By Charles Ortel

            This week, guests will interact with Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen and colleagues inside a benign bubble that no outsider can prick — a scripted symposium, manufactured for the select few in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

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