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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
Gruber lecture contradicts Obama's Obamacare promise

In recent comments by one of the men who helped draft Obamacare, MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, contradicts promises the President made when crafting the law.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 06:17:34 EST
How the GOP used Twitter to stretch election laws

Republicans and outside groups used anonymous Twitter accounts to share polling data ahead of the midterms, a practice that raises questions about whether they violated campaign finance laws.

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:41:50 EST
See the GOP's coded tweets

CNN reported Monday that Republicans used coded Twitter messages to share information before the midterm election to avoid election laws that bar coordination between party committees and outside groups.

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:29:23 EST
Samuel Alito v. The Press

Sam Alito doesn't have "any complaints" about the press corps who cover the Supreme Court -- but the Associate Justice could do without "incredibly snarky" columnists.

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:11:37 EST
CIA launches major internal review

CIA Director John Brennan has ordered an in-depth review of the intelligence agency's organizational structure, asking the agency to "take a close and honest look at ourselves."

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:06:26 EST
International nuclear watchdog: Iran needs to cooperate

The United Nations' top nuclear watchdog said Iranian authorities are continuing to deny his agency access to a sensitive military complex suspected of being a site of nuclear activities.

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:57:14 EST
Iran talks show promise, but deadline unlikely

As world powers are gathering in Vienna this week for a final round of nuclear talks with Iran, Western diplomats put their chances of a comprehensive deal at 50 percent at best and a breakthrough before the Nov. 24 deadline appears highly unlikely.

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:53:16 EST
Obama calls hostage's beheading by ISIS 'pure evil'

American aid worker and former soldier Peter Kassig was beheaded by ISIS terrorists, the White House confirmed Sunday, hours after a video claiming to show the victim surfaced online.

Tue, 18 Nov 2014 05:52:16 EST
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