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GOP gives feds' college rating plan an F

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 5:36am
The goal is to yank funds from schools that fail to meet on federal requirements.
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ACA employer mandate: Not as bitter in better economy

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 5:34am
The mandate is the last big piece of coverage expansion to be put into place
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Cuba Inc.? Not quite

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 10:12pm
While chicken and rice exports may take off, don't expect U.S.-made tractors and lumber to flood Havana.
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Still Fleeing Cuba

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:52pm
My parents left more than 50 years ago. But the anguish remains.
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The Castros finally hit the jackpot

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 9:51pm
Even if you oppose the isolation of Cuba, this is not a good trade.
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Obama libre

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:51pm
It's been a bad year. But the president is closing strong.
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Clinton backs Obama on Cuba

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:46pm
She reaffirms her view that the U.S. should lift its embargo on the island nation.
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Rubio's Havana moment

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:44pm
It was Marco Rubio's chance, and he pounced on it.
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Grimes: Rand can't run for president and Senate

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:19pm
Kentucky's secretary of State is threatening to take Rand Paul to court.
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The Democrats' risky Cuba bet

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:16pm
Will Florida's changing demographics offset a backlash among Cuban emigres?
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'Worst Congress ever,' by the numbers

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:04pm
Google 'worst Congress ever,' and you'll get nearly 5.4 million results.
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'We have to talk'

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:52pm
How Obama and Castro came together.
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After hacker threats, Sony cancels North Korea movie

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 7:50pm
"We're investigating and we're taking it seriously. We'll be vigilant," the president says.
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Vermont bails on single-payer health care

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 6:18pm
It's a plan that had won praise from liberals but never really got much past the framework stage.
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IRS to freeze hiring, cut enforcement

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 5:52pm
The cuts will reduce collections from tax cheats by at least $2 billion.
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Sessions gives up Budget bid

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:55pm
He defers to Mike Enzi.
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Obama issues pardons

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:07pm
The eight commutations all involved prisoners sentenced to long terms for drug crimes.
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New York bars fracking but Cuomo keeps his distance

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:26pm
"I don't even think I have a role here," Cuomo says.
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Don't expect a Cuban oil bonanza

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:14pm
Exploration by several companies has failed to produce any major finds.
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Rubio calls out pope on Cuba

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 2:14pm
Rubio said he would "ask His Holiness to take up the cause of freedom and democracy."
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