Alan Gross has been freed from a Cuban jail after five years in captivity. He was released and returned to the US on December 17.


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Lauren Greene alleges that Tea Party congressman Blake Farenthold had “wet dreams” about her and regularly “drank to excess” in a shocking new lawsuit.

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The nearly 500-page Senate torture report released Tuesday reveals shocking details of the torture performed during interrogations of subjects under CIA custody.

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MIT economist Jonathan Gruber got an earful Tuesday on Capitol Hill from members of both parties, including Massachusetts Democrat Stephen Lynch.

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Donny Ray Williams Jr. is the former Senate Democratic staffer who just pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two women in 2010.

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The NYPD officer accused of holding Eric Garner in a chokehold before his death has not been indicted by a grand jury.

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Presumed by sources as Chuck Hagel’s replacement, Ashton Carter, an academic who never served in the military, is believed to be Obama’s choice as the new Secretary of Defense.

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The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security have warned military to ‘scrub’ their social media after reports of ISIS using Facebook to target soldiers.

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The co-host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe let fly with a passionate rant, blasting the black community and St. Louis Rams for turning Michael Brown into a hero.

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Elizabeth Lauten is the former GOP staffer who has resigned after posting a harch criticism of the Obama daughters on Facebook.

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Darren Wilson has not been indicted by the grand jury in Ferguson in relation to Mike Brown’s shooting death in August.

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Chuck Hagel has just announced his resignation as Secretary of Defense. Here are the top contenders who could replace him after he steps down.

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President Obama unveiled plans Thursday night to delay the deportation of certain undocumented immigrants. Read the transcript here.

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Watch President Obama’s immigration reform speech live online right here beginning at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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President Obama is expected to make a speech Thursday night laying out his plan for executive action on immigration.

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Maxime Hauchard is the French citizen identified as being one of the ISIS fighters seen in the group’s most recent video.

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