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A police car at the entrance of the Jewish Community Center after three were killed when a gunman opened fire on April 13, 2014 in Overland Park, Kansas.

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A police car at the entrance of the Jewish Community Center after three were killed when a gunman opened fire on April 13, 2014 in Overland Park, Kansas.

Holder Attending Kansas Memorial — As `Active Shooters’ on Rise

Attorney General Eric Holder will attend a memorial service tomorrow for three people slain Sunday at Jewish-affiliated facilities in Overland Park, Kansas, the Justice Department says. His visit comes a day after he urged Congress to pass $15 million in...

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is sworn in before testifying to the House Energy and Commerce Committee about the troubled launch of the Healthcare.gov website on October 30, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is sworn in before testifying to the House Energy and Commerce Committee about the troubled launch of the Healthcare.gov website on October 30, 2013 in Washington, DC.

Sebelius: ‘Hold Me Responsible for the Debacle’

Updated at 9:33, 9:46 and 9:55 am EDT Kathleen Sebelius, secretary of Health and Human Services in the four-and-a-half years since President Barack Obama pursued the passage of a health-care program offering insurance to millions lacking coverage, today apologized to...

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The Connecticut Huskies react after defeating the Butler Bulldogs to win the National Championship Game of the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament by a score of 53-41 at Reliant Stadium on April 4, 2011 in Houston, Texas.

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The Connecticut Huskies react after defeating the Butler Bulldogs to win the National Championship Game of the 2011 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament by a score of 53-41 at Reliant Stadium on April 4, 2011 in Houston, Texas.

NCAA Seeds: Full-Court DC Press

March Madness is in full swing. And Congress is in session, even if the government is in sequestration. Regardless of whether you’re rooting for the Harvard Crimson, the Great Danes of Albany or The Hoyas of Georgetown, everyone wants one...

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People celebrate in front of the White House on Nov. 7, 2012.

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People celebrate in front of the White House on Nov. 7, 2012.

Reddest Reds, Bluest Blues: Obama-Romney Contest

Now that we’ve left behind the obsessive coverage and minute slicing-and-dicing of the swing states that constituted the end-all and be-all of the 2012 presidential election, we were left wondering: Where did the landslides occur? Defining that as any place where one of...

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U.S. Reps. Russ Carnahan, left, and William Lacy Clay during a live debate on KMOX radio in downtown St. Louis, before the Aug. 7 Democratic primary for the 1st District of Missouri.

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U.S. Reps. Russ Carnahan, left, and William Lacy Clay during a live debate on KMOX radio in downtown St. Louis, before the Aug. 7 Democratic primary for the 1st District of Missouri.

Michigan, Missouri Member Matchups Top Today’s Primaries

Congressional redistricting is making two U.S. House Democrats lame ducks after primary elections in Michigan and Missouri today. Voters in Kansas and Washington state also go to the polls. In Missouri, Representatives Lacy Clay and Russ Carnahan are running against...

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