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On the Calendar:  Monday, 11/10/2014 8:00 AM
VETERANS: BOOKS & BREAKFAST: We will draw names each hour of patrons who are veterans on November 10 and will give away 10 "Unbroken" books with breakfast bread to honor our local veterans! Calendar

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Gov.'s Ebola myth: Water kills it

CNN's Jake Tapper looks at what people have said that's flat wrong about Ebola.

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:20:08 EDT
Security hole may expose your kid's info

Jake Tapper reports on a data security hole that exposes sensitive information from schools and government entities.

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:56:40 EDT
Mary Landrieu blames racism for Obama's unpopularity in Louisiana

Asked Thursday why President Barack Obama has a hard time in Louisiana -- where his approval rating hovers around 40% -- Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu said a big reason has to do with his race.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:33:03 EDT
NRA says Tom Cotton ad on gay dating app isn't theirs

If GOP Senate candidate Tom Cotton didn't know about the popular gay dating app Grindr, he does now.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:22:11 EDT
Supreme Court justices imagined as dogs

The Supreme Court has gone to the dogs, and at least one justice found the results to be laughable.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:43:21 EDT
These men really don't like each other

A personal dislike between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is starting to spill over into Mideast policy.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:02:56 EDT
Investigator: Feds watched but couldn't stop American trafficking grenade parts to Mexico

An American trafficked thousands of grenade components to Mexico, many of which turned up in hands of drug cartel who used them in violent attacks, and federal agents were prevented from stopping it, in part because federal prosecutors wouldn't bring charges.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:46:50 EDT
Hagel wrote memo to White House criticizing Syria strategy

Earlier this month, while on an trip to Latin America to discuss climate change, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel sat down and wrote a highly private, and very blunt memo to National Security Advisor Susan Rice about U.S. policy toward Syria.

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:29:18 EDT
Hagel expected to announce mandatory Ebola quarantine

A 21-day quarantine for all military personnel serving in Ebola stricken areas of west Africa is expected to be approved by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Wednesday.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:58:26 EDT
DHS inspector general resigned after prostitution sting

David Nieland, who helped draw attention to what he said were shortcomings in the government's probe of a Secret Service prostitution scandal, resigned from his job at the Department of Homeland Security inspector general on Aug. 9, months after he was caught up police prostitution sting.

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:45:09 EDT
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