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Weekly Addresses: Thanking The Troops,Courage [VIDEO]
President Barack Obama is thanking troops for their service as he marks the second anniversary of the end of combat operations in Iraq. He says he will ensure that soldiers remain well-equipped and vows to assist in their economic transition to civilian life.
Old Bridge Shooter Tweets Violence in ’09 [VIDEO]
Unhappy with his life as a Marine stationed in California, Terence Tyler posed a question three years ago on Twitter: “is it normal to want to kill ALL of ur coworkers?”
Romney Visits Area Flooded By Isaac[VIDEO]
Mitt Romney says he went to Louisiana today to learn, and to draw attention to the plight of residents who’ve been flooded out of their homes by Hurricane Isaac.
More Trouble for NJ Congressman Rob Andrews
The House Ethics Committee says it will take more time to review allegations that a New Jersey congressman misused campaign funds by spending them on personal expenses.
Big Win for Atlantic City Gamblers
A judge in Atlantic City has ordered the Golden Nugget casino to let gamblers cash in nearly $1 million worth of chips they won at a card game using decks that were unshuffled.
Romney Accepts GOP Presidential Nomination [VIDEO]
Lifted by a show of Republican unity that once seemed so distant, Mitt Romney plunged into the presidential campaign’s final 67 days focused more than ever on jobs and the economy, and depicting President Barack Obama as a well-meaning but inept man who must be replaced.
Isaac Losing Steam But Still Drenching La., Miss. [VIDEO]
Isaac’s whistling winds lashed this city and the storm dumped nearly a foot of rain on its desolate streets, but the system of levee pumps, walls and gates appeared to withstand one of the stiffest challenges yet. To the north and south, though, people had to be evacuated or rescued …
VP Nominee Paul Ryan Addresses GOP Convention [VIDEO]
Seizing the Republican National Convention spotlight, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan welcomed “the calling of my generation” to help lead the country in tough times Wednesday night and pledged that Mitt Romney will not duck the difficult decisions needed to repair …
Rice Says US Standing In The World Is At Risk [VIDEO]
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says raising U.S. standing in the world depends on solving problems at home, and that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is the man to accomplish that task.
Isaac Sidesteps New Orleans [VIDEO]
Hurricane Isaac sidestepped New Orleans on Wednesday, sending the worst of its howling wind and heavy rain into a cluster of rural fishing villages that had few defenses against the slow-moving storm that could bring days of unending rain.