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  • Rep. Henry Cuellar, Texas Democrat (Associated Press)

    Texas Democrat says Obama 'one step behind' on border crisis

    A Texas Democrat accused the Obama administration of remaining "one step behind" in dealing with the wave of migrants flooding the U.S. border with Mexico.


  • Milton Mateo Garcia, a South Philly man, was charged with Rittenhouse Square rape.

    Illegal immigrant charged with rape while in Philadelphia, a sanctuary city

    Living and working in sanctuary, Milton Mateo Garcia is accused of forcing a woman into her apartment and raping her repeatedly. With Mr. Garcia now facing trial, ICE has lodged a detainer against him, requesting that local police notify federal immigration authorities before he would be released. But Philadelphia police won't honor that request unless Mr. Garcia is convicted of a violent felony and a judicial warrant is issued.


  • Rep. Raul Labrador, Idaho Republican, said on NBC's "Meet the Press" that the best way to let Central Americans know they should not send their children to the U.S. illegally would be to deport the children in a humanitarian way. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

    Inside the Beltway: Elizabeth Warren's rumored run gets serious

    The rumor that President Obama will support Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts in a presidential bid rather than Hillary Rodham Clinton has emerged, like a big moth from a carefully crafted cocoon.


  • Call for religious exemption from ENDA draws diverse support

    A diverse group of religious leaders – including some who worked on President Obama’s re-election campaign – are asking for a religious exemption to a controversial discrimination rule.


  • A burned Iraqi army vehicle on a street after clashes between followers of Shiite cleric Mahmoud al-Sarkhi and ISIL in Karbala. (Associated Press)

    Pentagon: No Iraq invasion unless U.S. homeland is threatened

    The Pentagon came as close as it has to date on Thursday to identifying a red line that would need to be crossed for the Obama administration to justify an aggressive U.S. military attack on the al Qaeda-inspired extremists who have declared a new Islamic state spanning the border between Syria and Iraq.


  • BRUCE: America the beautiful

    No doubt, like many of you, I have moments each week when I wonder if the American people are still falling for the lies and manipulations of the political establishment.


  • Passengers  queue  at the security checkpoint at the Rhein-Main airport in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday July 3, 2014.  U.S. intelligence officials are concerned that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new and improved bomb that could go undetected through airport security.  There is no indication that such a bomb has been created or that there's a specific threat to the U.S., but the Obama administration on Wednesday called for tighter security measures at foreign airports that have direct flights to the U.S.  (AP Photo/dpa,Frank Rumpenhorst)

    What's behind the new airport security measures

    The Obama administration is implementing tighter security measures at foreign airports that have direct flights to the U.S. out of concern that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new and improved bomb that could go undetected through airport security.


  • Oklahoma Rep. Jim Bridenstine is asking what the Obama administration has to hide after he was denied access Monday to a Health and Human Services facility at Fort Sill that is currently housing up to 1,200 illegal immigrant children. (Jim Bridenstine's Office)

    PRUDEN: An immigrant surge en route to a Third World USA

    Maybe we've been conned. There's a growing recognition that Barack Obama is an incompetent poser, working out of his depth, and his administration is the gang that can't shoot straight.


  • Syrian President Bashar Assad looks on before a joint statement with Romanian President Traian Basescu, not seen, at the Cotroceni Presidential palace in Bucharest, Romania, Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010.(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

    BUCHANAN: Tell the imperial president no more wars

    Barack Obama has asked Congress for $500 million to train and arm rebels of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) who seek to overthrow the government.


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