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Blackhawks To Square Off Against Capitals in 2015 Winter Classic

Source: Sport Balla | Jun 23 2014, 4:51am CDT

Blackhawks To Square Off Against Capitals in 2015 Winter Classic
The Chicago Blackhawks will go up against the Washington Capitals on Jan. 1 in the 2015 NHL Winter Classic.
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Analysis: Wins give GOP wider Washington influence

Nov 5 2014 4:33am CST | Source: denver post

WASHINGTON (AP) — With sweeping victories that exceeded their own sky-high expectations, the GOP has dealt President Barack Obama and Democrats the most devastating electoral defeat o ...
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GOP surge: Republicans seize control of Senate

Nov 5 2014 4:28am CST | Source: denver post

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans seized control of the Senate and strengthened their hold on the House in a wave of Election Day victories Tuesday served as a repudiation of President Barack Obama's second-term policies and put a series of Democratic-leaning states — including Obama's home, Illin ...
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Indian bowlers in fine form in second practice match
Adelaide, Dec 4 (IANS) Pacer Varun Aaron powered India's bowling charge, picking four wickets here Thursday, to bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 243 runs in Day 1 of their final two-day tour game before the four-Test series against Australia.
Aguero to 'try and convince' Messi to join City
London, Dec 4 (IANS) Manchester City star forward Sergio Aguero has vowed to try and persuade Argentine team-mate Lionel Messi into signing with the English football club.
Harris raring to make a comeback from injury
Sydney, Dec 4 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris Thursday said he is both physically and mentally fit to make a comeback to the national squad, to play the first Commonwealth Bank Test against India starting Dec 9.

5 things to know about the outcome of the midterms

Nov 5 2014 2:53am CST | Source: denver post

WASHINGTON (AP) — The verdict delivered by voters in the midterm elections will have profound implications for the final two years of President Barack Obama's term and beyond. ...
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Republicans didn't win as big as you think they did. And Obama didn't lose

Nov 4 2014 10:46pm CST | Source: the guardian

This election was not a referendum on Obama, but the midterms were a reflection of his presidency. Still, 2014 was hardly an endorsement of the GOPRepublicans win majority in US Senate, taking control of CongressFollow live updates: election day results, as they happenIn the end, there was no Republican wave. Indeed, it was barely a ripple. The Republicans won the US midterms theres no denying that but they didnt win big. This election cycle included not only conservative-friendly states ...
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US midterm elections: Republican hopes high as first polls close  live

Nov 4 2014 4:57pm CST | Source: the guardian

US Senate and House midterm election resultsState of the states: key races to watch across the USImmigration failure will lead to civil war among Democrats 5.57pm ET Welcome to our ongoing live blog coverage of the US midterm elections. It wont be long now an hour! until we have our first results of the night in some of the tossup races likely to determine control of the Senate. Thats tonights big prize, but there are plenty of other fa ...
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What is Obama’s strategy going forward?

Nov 4 2014 11:16am CST | Source: msnbc

David Axelrod, former senior adviser to President Obama, joins Andrea Mitchell to talk about the president’s strategy going forward if the GOP takes control of the Senate, as well as the curre ...
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Defending the Democrats

Nov 4 2014 8:15am CST | Source: msnbc

Rep. Debbie Wasserman-Schultz says President Barack Obama has made progress on fixing the economy and points out how the GOP tried to stifle it. The DNC chair also expresses her confidence that the Democrat ...
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Court rejects Obama housing bias rule as 'wishful thinking'

Nov 4 2014 6:51am CST | Source: Corvette Forum

Court rejects Obama housing bias rule as 'wishful thinking'. By Lawrence Hurley 14 hours ago WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A federal judge on Monday threw out a housing regulation issued by President Barack Obama's administration that said racial bias claims can be based on seemingly neutral practices that may have a discriminatory effect. U.S. District Judge Richard Leon said the Fair Housing Act allows for only direct discrimination claims a ...
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
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