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Federal Judge Orders IRS to Disclose WH Requests for Taxpayer Info
A federal judge on Friday ordered the Internal Revenue Service to reveal White House requests for taxpayers' private information, advancing a probe into whether administration officials targeted political opponents by revealing such information. [ 1 Comment ]

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Dow posts worst August decline in 17 years
The month of August can be pretty rough for stock investors. But this August has earned its place in the record books, as stocks were unsettled by uncertainty over the state of affairs in the world’s second largest economy, China. [ 1 Comment ]

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Washington prepares for pivotal September vote in Congress on Iran nuclear deal
Advocates and skeptics of the Iran nuclear deal are plotting their final moves for support as Congress prepares to return from August recess next week to a consequential vote on the accord. [ 1 Comment ]

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31 Senators Back Iran Deal, 3 Short to Sustain Veto
U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, a Democrat from Oregon, said Sunday he would support the nuclear deal with Iran, moving President Barack Obama a step closer to having sufficient backing to ensure the deal stands. [ 4 Comments ]

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Senators to watch on 20-week abortion ban
Abortion opponents are concerned that the controversy surrounding videos targeting Planned Parenthood might steal attention from a big, line-in-the-sand abortion vote they have been pushing for a long time. [ 1 Comment ]

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The latest Monmouth University poll showing three outsiders leading in Iowa is evidence that Republican voters are angry, but that support will drop as the race moves on, pollster John Zogby tells Newsmax TV.

GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is fuming over President Barack Obama changing the name of Alaska's Mt. McKinley to Denali -- telling Newsmax TV the nation's tallest mountain shouldn't be named after a GMC truck.

A federal judge granted March for Life an exemption from the Obamacare birth control mandate on Monday, citing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act as well as the Fifth Amendment.

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich not only believes Donald Trump could be the Republican Party's nominee, he says the New York billionaire may have a legitimate chance at the presidency.

Former Maryland governor Martin O'Malley effectively declared war on the Democratic establishment today, accusing a room full of liberal elites of having 'rigged' the 2016 primary debates in favor of Hillary Clinton, his rival for the party's presidential nomination.

Hillary Clinton's recently released emails includes a memo sent by David Brock titled, 'Memo on Impeaching Clarence Thomas.'

Dr. Ben Carson has rocketed to the top of a new poll of Iowa Republicans, and the retired neurosurgeon-turned-politician is now tied with Donald Trump as front runner for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination.

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The Supreme Court on Monday night denied an emergency application from a Kentucky clerk who has been refusing to issue marriage licenses because of her religious objections to same-sex marriage.

The State Department released thousands of pages of Hillary Clinton's emails Monday night that a department spokesman said contained 125 messages with material now considered classified.

An FBI "A-team" is leading the "extremely serious" investigation into Hillary Clinton's server and the focus includes a provision of the law pertaining to "gathering, transmitting or losing defense information," an intelligence source told Fox News.

Authorities have a man in custody who is 'believed to be the alleged gunman' in the killing of a uniformed sheriff's deputy, Sgt. William Kennard of the Texas Department of Public Safety told CNN.

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has emerged as a leading Republican presidential candidate in Iowa and is closing in on frontrunner Donald Trump in the state that hosts the first 2016 nomination balloting contest.

The Democratic National Committee is 'dead wrong' by limiting the number of debates available to presidential candidates, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on Sunday.

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley has spent the weekend blasting his own party.

Hillary Clinton's worsening email scandal has been the talk of political pundits for weeks. But Fox News' Chris Wallace chose to address a different candidate's troubles with cybercorrespondence Sunday.

Former Florida governor and Republican presidential candidate said the majority of illegal immigrants are coming from Central America, not Mexico, and Donald Trump is proposing to build 'a wall that can't be built.'

Hundreds of rabbis from across the country will march in Washington in a few weeks when Congress reconvenes to hand-deliver a letter urging lawmakers to vote against the Iran nuclear deal.

Republican presidential hopeful Scott Walker vowed Sunday that he would defeat Islamic terrorism by 'unleashing' U.S. military power that has been hamstrung by the Obama administration, part of a series of moves by the Wisconsin governor to convince voters that he has the national security chops to be commander in chief.

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz's own party leaders have accused her of being 'undemocratic' and rigging the presidential primary debate schedule to help Hillary Rodham Clinton, but she is standing firm on her decision to strictly limit the number of presidential debates.

Gov. Scott Walker disclosed on Friday in a wide-ranging foreign policy speech that the FBI is investigating Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS or ISIL) elements in all 50 states, a revelation that the Republican presidential candidate said is proof that the Obama administration is failing to adequately combat radical terrorist forces.

Vice President Joe Biden fares better against top GOP candidates in hypothetical general election match-ups than Hillary Clinton, according to a new national survey.

While American Jews tend to be more liberal and less religious than the general population, an analysis of Orthodox Jews in the US paints a picture of a community similar to that of white evangelical Christians, a new report said.

Nearly 900 American rabbis have signed a petition urging the US Congress to reject the recently-signed nuclear deal with Iran.

A federal court blocked an Environmental Protection Agency rule on Thursday that would give the federal government jurisdiction over ditches, tributaries and other waterways normally under the control of states.

The national survey shows Bush running well behind Donald Trump and Ben Carson, tied for third place in the GOP race with Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio. But that is not the most serious problem for Bush in the poll.

Donald Trump has surged to a new high in the latest Reuters/Ipsos tracking poll, hitting 30 percent support from Republican voters and holding a shocking 20 point lead over Mike Huckabee, the No. 2 in the poll.

Call it a public display of political affection: Sen. Ted Cruz has invited Donald Trump to Washington next month for a rally against the Iran nuclear deal.

A new poll released by Quinnipiac University on Thursday showed Trump's leadgrowing, his favorability rating up and his unfavorability rating down.

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