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On July 25, the website Wikileaks released 90,000 U.S. diplomatic reports about Afghanistan, alleging massive corruption. (credit: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

WikiLeaks Founder Alleges Unlawful U.S. Intelligence Operations Against Him

Swedish police opened an investigation Tuesday after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange urged them to find out what happened to a suitcase he suspects was stolen from him in 2010 by intelligence agents as he traveled from Sweden to Germany.

09/03/2013

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Oprah Winfrey Among The Celebrities To Join March On Washington Events

Oprah Winfrey, Jamie Foxx and Forest Whitaker are among the celebrities joining three presidents this week to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

08/27/2013

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50 Years After King, Marchers Gather Again In D.C.

Next week, the nation’s first black president, a living symbol of the racial progress Martin Luther King Jr. dreamed about, will stand near the spot where King stood 50 years ago and say where he believes this nation should be headed.

08/23/2013

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FBI Works To Train Police On Mass Killing Response

Acting on a White House directive after last December’s Connecticut school massacre, and partnering with a Texas-based training center, the FBI this year has been teaching best practices for responding to mass shootings.

08/20/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Who Is Your Favorite Lefty?

From Oprah to Angelina Jolie, who is everyone’s favorite lefty? You decide!

08/12/2013

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Happy Birthday, Mr. President: Obama Turns 52

Instead of “Hail to the Chief,” President Barack Obama most likely heard strains of “Happy Birthday” this weekend.

08/04/2013

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Obama Tees Off Birthday Weekend With Round Of Golf

President Barack Obama kicked off his birthday weekend Saturday with a round of golf with friends and a getaway to Camp David.

08/03/2013

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President Obama’s Campaign Manager Joins Lt. Gov. Brown

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is holding a campaign event with President Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign manager.

07/08/2013

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Same-Sex Ruling Has Employers Tweaking Benefits

The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling on same-sex marriage has private employers around the country scrambling to make sure their employee benefit plans comply with the law.

07/05/2013

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NSA Leaker’s Father Praises Son In Open Letter

The father of NSA leaker Edward Snowden, frustrated by his inability to reach out directly to his son, has written an open letter to him extolling him for “summoning the American people to confront the growing danger of tyranny.”

07/02/2013

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Detroit Man Stops In Md. During Wheelchair Trip Push For Pot Legalization

A 52-year-old man with cerebral palsy is traveling by motorized wheelchair from Michigan to Washington, D.C., as part of an effort to push for the legalization of marijuana.

07/01/2013

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Winfrey Giving $12M To New African-American Museum

Oprah Winfrey is giving $12 million to a museum being built on Washington’s National Mall that will document African-American life.

06/11/2013

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