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  • POLITICS

    Cory Gardner says he's "a new kind of Republican"

    Rep. Cory Gardner is selling himself as "a new kind of Republican" as he tries to unseat Democratic Sen. Mark Udall.

  • ENTERTAINMENT

    Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

    Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to punching a man in the face outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna.

  • POLITICS

    Christie to Mexico on trade mission, 2016 politics

    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But the trip also serves as schooling for Christie, a potential 2016 presidential candidate with a lot of swagger but little foreign policy experience.

  • POLITICS

    Memo: No wrongdoing in handling child immigrants

    A federal investigation that included surprise inspections was unable to substantiate 16 accusations by advocacy groups that the government packed into frigid cells children caught crossing the border alone, made them sleep on hard floors and provided inadequate food and medical care. Other claims...

  • POLITICS

    Judge cautions Blackwater jury on immunity

    A federal judge Tuesday urged jurors in the criminal case against four Blackwater security guards to proceed with caution when assessing testimony by the defendants' former colleagues given under immunity.

  • POLITICS

    NATO coalition in Afghanistan shrinking

    Alongside the exodus of U.S. troops from Afghanistan, soldiers who hail from countries like Singapore and Slovenia, Mongolia and Malaysia have been packing up too, leaving behind an ever-shrinking NATO coalition.

  • POLITICS

    Republican PAC airs TV ad slamming Malloy tax hike

    A Republican political action committee has again waded into the Connecticut governor's race, launching a TV ad on Tuesday that attacks Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's tax policies.

  • POLITICS

    Adviser bio page vanishes from Russian fund site

    Until last weekend, the Russian Direct Investment Fund touted prominent U.S. and European executives who serve on its international advisory board by posting their names on its website. On Tuesday, that list was suddenly no longer accessible after one adviser recently stepped down.

  • POLITICS

    US family grieving over new beheading video

    A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants.

  • POLITICS

    GOP govs' group hits Democrats in Colorado, Maine

    The Democratic governor of Colorado is soft on a convicted killer and the Democrats' hopeful in Maine would dole out millions in tax dollars to immigrants in the country illegally, the Republican Governors Association tells voters in ads that started running Tuesday.

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