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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Politics

The left's secret club

2 hours ago - Politico
Tom Steyer, Jonathan Soros and wealthy donors will convene to plan big things for their party by Kenneth P. Vogel

Barack Obama Says More U.S. Sanctions Are 'Teed Up' Against Russia

1 hour 22 minutes ago - MSNBC Politics
More U.S. sanctions against Russia are "teed up" and ready to be put in place if Moscow does not honor a peace deal on Ukraine, President Barack Obama said Thursday.The U.S. and Russia signed an accord in Geneva last week committing to a plan to solve the crisis by diplomatic means

FDA proposes rules on e-cigarettes

6 hours 49 minutes ago - Politico
The move is aimed at eventually taming the fast-growing e-cigarette industry by Natalie Villacorta

Obama: Russia sanctions 'teed up'

6 hours 17 minutes ago - Politico
The president says if Putin is unwilling to cooperate, the U.S. is ready to issue more sanctions by Jennifer Epstein

Forecast Cut on Spending for Health

Yesterday - New York Times Politics
The new cost estimate could help state officials and others pushing for the expansion of Medicaid undue the Affordable Care Act by By ROBERT PEAR

F.D.A. Will Propose New Regulations for E-Cigarettes

7 hours ago - New York Times Politics
The federal government is also proposing to include cigars and tobacco pipes under its regulatory control by By SABRINA TAVERNISE

National Briefing | South: Mississippi: Governor Signs Abortion Restriction

6 hours 56 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill on Wednesday to ban abortion starting at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy by By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

National Briefing | Plains: Oklahoma: Court Clears Way for Executions

6 hours 51 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected assertions by two death row inmates that they are entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them by By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

National Briefing | Southwest: Texas: Man in Nursing Home Is Charged With Murder

6 hours 51 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
A Houston nursing home resident accused of using the armrest of his wheelchair to beat two of his roommates to death faces a capital murder charge by By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

National Briefing | South: Louisiana: Medicaid Expansion Is Rejected Again

6 hours 51 minutes ago - New York Times Politics
Lawmakers have again turned away efforts to expand the state Medicaid program under the federal health care law, with the Senate health committee voting 6 to 2 on Wednesday against an expansion by By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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