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CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — Another 130 U.S. troops arrived in Iraq on Tuesday on what the Pentagon described as a temporary mission to assess the scope of the humanitarian crisis facing thousands of displaced Iraqi civilians trapped on Sinjar Mountain and evaluate options for getting them out to safety.
(The Daily Caller) On a pleasant Saturday this summer, Eric Holder, his daughters, their boyfriends and two security officers boarded a government-owned Gulfstream and jetted off to New York for the Belmont Stakes Thoroughbred horse race.
(The Washington Times) A federal judge has upheld a package of strict firearms regulations that went into effect in Maryland last year.
(Breitbart) U.S. jobs pay an average 23% less today than they did before the 2008 recession, according to a new report released on Monday by the United States Conference of Mayors.
(The Washington Times) The Obama administration broke the law when it released thousands of illegal immigrants, more than 600 of whom had criminal records, last February as a result of poor planning and micromanagement from Washington, according to an internal audit released Tuesday that says things have not improved in the 18 months since.
US actor Robin Williams arrives for the European premiere of "Happy Feet Two" in central London on November 20, 2011. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
(Marin Independent Journal) TIBURON -- Robin Williams, who rose to stardom as a comedian and Oscar-winning actor, was found dead Monday at his home in Tiburon.