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Lamar Alexander
In this Jan. 21, 2015 file photo, Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on -- an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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Barack Obama
In this July 2, 2015, photo. President Barack Obama speaks at the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse, in La Crosse, Wis.(AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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Obama shows a looser side on Twitter

Forget the primetime interviews or the formal, choreographed news conferences. President Barack Obama is taking to Twitter to muse about sports, pop culture, even Supreme Court rulings -- at all hours of the day.

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Chris Christie
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Philadelphia, Friday, June 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Christie has done little to reform pensions, NJ residents say

A new poll out Tuesday reveals the vast majority of New Jerseyans think Gov. Chris Christie should have made a full payment into the public employees' pension system, despite his administration successfully arguing that a law he signed, requiring the complete payment, was unconstitutional.

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(Medioimages/Photodisc, ThinkStock)
(Medioimages/Photodisc, ThinkStock)
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FBI seeks to identify online predator’s victims

A convicted online predator is serving a 105-year prison sentence for his role in an extortion scheme to produce child pornography, but officials are still on the lookout for hundreds of his victims.

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Randy Saxon, Wayne Whitfield, Broderick S. Hall
Randy Saxon, left and Wayne Whitfield, both of Anderson, S.C., discuss the Confederate flag on the South Carolina Statehouse grounds with Brodrick S. Hall of Atlanta, right, on Monday, July 6, 2015. ( AP Photo/ Meg Kinnard)
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South Carolina Senate votes to take down Confederate flag

The push to remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse is about to clear its first hurdle.

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The beach in Surf City, North Carolina
The beach in Surf City, North Carolina (Surf City Tourism and Welcome Center)
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Camp Lejeune Marine treated for shark bite off NC coast

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) -- A Marine was bitten by a shark off the North Carolina coast last weekend, the eighth such attack in the past three weeks, medical personnel from Camp Lejeune said Monday.

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Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby (John Minchillo/Invision/AP, File)
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Cosby said he got drugs to give women for sex

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 that he secured quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with and that he gave the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.

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President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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Man charged with threatening Obama’s life in online post

BOSTON (AP) -- A man has been charged with posting on an FBI website that he planned to kill President Barack Obama.

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Police officers arrive at the gates of the Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Md
Police officers arrive at the gates of the Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Md (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
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Police say no evidence of gunshot at Walter Reed hospital

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- Police say there's no evidence of gunshots and no injuries reported after officers searched a 20-story tower at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington.

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Chris Christie
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Philadelphia, Friday, June 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Christie critical of potential Iran nuclear deal

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says a potential U.S.-led nuclear deal with Iran will ultimately enable that nation to develop an atomic weapon.

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