"The House passed a resolution this evening authorizing Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Obama. The 225-201 vote fell nearly along party lines, with five Republicans joining D…emocrats to vote "no." The suit accuses Obama of exceeding his constitutional authority in his implementation of the Affordable Care Act. But as a campaign tactic, the prospect of a lawsuit appears to be a Democratic bonanza."
The Seattle Times -
A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding the bounds of his constitutional authority.
Voice of America -
Israel's military called up an additional 16,000 additional reservists, taking their total to 86,000, as military operations in the Gaza Strip continue, an army spokeswoman said Thursday.
The Hamas Interior Ministry has issued guidelines to Gaza Strip social media users for reporting events and discussing with outsiders. Called "Be-Aware--Social Media Activist Awareness Campaign… " excerpts: "Anyone killed or martyred is to be called a civilian from Gaza or Palestine, before we talk about his status in jihad or military rank. Don`t forget to always add `innocent civilian` or `innocent citizen` in your description ...
Ebola Virus Disease is one of those rare infections that is so sinister and appalling that it inspires Hollywood movies and bestselling thrillers.
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Cross-Border Ebola Outbreak a First for Deadly Virus Weeks ahead remain fraught with uncertainty as pathogen jumps borders and appears in Africa’s largest city Jul 30, 2014 By Dina Fine Maron - S…cientific American Article excerpt showing how serious this plague is becoming and how fast it is spreading: This outbreak, which was first reported to the WHO in March, is much, much different. It’s occurring at the contiguous corners of three co...
Los Angeles Times -
Dodgers right fielder Matt Kemp smiles in the dugout after scoring in the eighth inning of the Dodgers' 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.
New York Daily News -
You might think Justin Bieber's an uber-brat who can't keep himself out of trouble. But insiders want you to know he's just a misunderstood kid trying to have a good time with his friends.
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Wall Street Journal -
Argentina teetered on the brink of its second default in 13 years after talks with bondholders collapsed late Wednesday. The setback, after glimmers of hope in recent days that a last-minute agreement could be reached, immediately sent Argentine stocks ...
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#BREAKING Argentina’s credit rating was downgraded to “selective default” by Standard & Poor’s as the South American country missed Wednesday’s deadline for a grace period during ongoing negotiations with …holdout debt holders.