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For James Foley’s Family, U.S. Policy Offered No Hope

After James Foley was kidnapped, the government offered sympathy but little active support, his family and their advisers said, leaving them overwhelmed and ...

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Arizona Republican Official Resigns After Remarks About Medicaid Recipients

Russell Pearce, who had been a polarizing figure on the immigration issue, said he was quoting someone else in calling for birth control for those getting ...

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

U.S. Pushes Back Against Warnings That ISIS Plans to Enter From Mexico

Counterterrorism officials said they are far more concerned that a militant will enter the country in a quite typical way: legally, on a commercial airline ...

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Warning of Terror Risk, Regional Leaders Show Their Focus on Safety

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Gov. Chris Christie met with the homeland security secretary to review counterterrorism procedures.

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Kerry Says U.S. Is Open to Talking to Iran, Even as Ayatollah Is Dismissive

Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at a Paris conference on the Iraqi security crisis, as Iran’s supreme leader said the American plan for bombing ISIS was ...

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

District of Columbia Officials Push for Statehood at a Senate Committee Hearing

It was the first congressional hearing on the issue in more than two decades, with the first bill introduced in the House in 1983.

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

National Briefing | Midwest: Indiana: Waiting for Justices to Rule on Gay Marriage

Same-sex couples hoping to get married in Indiana will have to wait until the United States Supreme Court addresses the constitutionality of bans on same-sex ...

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Obama to Announce Expanded Effort Against Ebola

President Obama is to announce on Tuesday an expansion of military and medical resources to combat the virus’s spread, officials said.

September 15 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Bernie Sanders on challenging Hillary | Capital Download

On Capital Download with Susan Page, Sen. Bernie Sanders talks about challenging Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.         

September 15 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

Study finds politics stinks -- literally

If you and your significant other share political views, it could be because you like each other's smell, according to a new study.

September 15 CNN POLITICS