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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will outline plans Tuesday to overhaul the state's retirement system, a day after a judge blew a hole in the Republican's push to slash promised payments to the public employees pension fund to help balance the state budget. (Associated Press)

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A bill by Rep. Matt Salmon, Arizona Republican, would amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to require a member or representative of a household that receives such benefits to show photographic identification at grocery stores when using a food stamp electronic benefits transfer card, or debit card. (Associated Press)

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Conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly says reviving a strong, self-sufficient family culture is the only way out of the nation's financial mess. (Associated Press)

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GOP financial strategist Spencer Zwick, who was the national finance chair for Mitt Romney's 2012 campaign, said that the Republicans' 2016 candidate must take a moderate stance on immigration that advocates a pathway to citizenship. (Associated Press)

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Gabriel Caicedo, 8 weeks old, was born to Andrea Minichini after she took the first of two pills in a medication abortion. She and father Chris Caicedo immediately regretted taking the pill, and with help from her family and a pro-life doctor, she reversed the abortion. Today the couple is raising their healthy child, and joined Father Frank Pavone, national director of Priests for Life, at a Feb. 23, 2015 press conference in Washington, D.C., to talk about a new effort to promote abortion-pill reversal. (Photo by Cheryl Wetzstein/The Washington Times)

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CNN commentator and Daily Beast columnist Sally Kohn argued in an op-ed Friday that she would be thrilled if her 6-year-old daughter turned out to be gay and even expressed disappointment and fear when her daughter first started showing an interest in boys. (Twitter/@SallyKohn)

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson waits to speaks about the agency's budget and cybersecurity at the Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee session during the National Governors Association Winter Meeting in Washington, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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A person wearing a rainbow-colored tie stands at the Texas Capitol steps Feb. 17, 2015, in Austin, Texas. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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Illegal immigrants sit in a group after being detained by U.S. Border Patrol agents in McAllen, Texas. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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In this April 23, 2014, file photo, California Highway Patrol officers Armando Garcia, right, and Ray Patton talk with immigrants attending an information session at the Mexican Consulate regarding obtaining a California drivers license in San Diego. California issued 59,000 driver's licenses to immigrants who are in the country illegally during the first month their applications were accepted, state officials said Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015. Overall, a total of about 236,000 immigrants in the country illegally began the application process during January, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said in a statement. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

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Wright State University and its dining services vendor have apologized for a Black History Month menu that featured fried chicken and collard greens. (Wright State University via Facebook)

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Kansas State Sen. Garrett Love, R- Montezuma carried Senate Bill 95 on the floor of the Senate Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. The Senate endorsed the bill, which would outlaw a method of abortion called "dismemberment" abortion. Critics of the bill guaranteed constitutional challenges in the future. (AP Photo/Topeka Capital-Journal, Thad Allton)

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In an address to world leaders on the final day of his summit, President Obama said poverty and political grievances fuel alienation that can lead to extremist killing sprees such as the attacks recently in Copenhagen and Paris. "When people are oppressed and human rights are denied it feeds violent extremism." (Associated Press)

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President Barack Obama speaks in Chicago, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, during an event to designate the Pullman neighborhood a national monument, commemorating African-Americans who served as porters, waiters and maids on the iconic Pullman sleeper cars. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) ** FILE **

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Rep. Mike Honda, California Democrat, tweeted this photo of himself with his transgender granddaughter.

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Krista and Jami Contreras are upset after they say a Michigan doctor refused to treat their newborn because of her religious beliefs against homosexuality. (FOX 2 Detroit)

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Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander is running for the U.S. Senate against Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt in 2016. (jasonkander.com)

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In this Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 photo, Egyptians wait to leave a detention center for illegal immigrants east of the city of Misrata, Libya during their deportation back to Egypt. The deportation follows the beheading of a group of Egyptian Christians by militants after they were abducted from Sirt(...)

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In this Feb. 12, 2015, file photo, JPS Health Network patient navigator Delaila Hernandez, center, helps Fred Cardenas with documents during a Affordable Care Act enrollment event at the Fort Worth Public Library in Fort Worth, Texas. With more than 1 million Texans enrolled for health insurance through the federal marketplace, Affordable Care Act assisters are turning their focus to educating Latinos and young childless adults ahead of the next enrollment period and getting out the message that hundreds of thousands of Texas children are eligible for Medicaid. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)