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This image posted on a militant website on Saturday, June 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, appears to show militants from the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) with truckloads of captured Iraqi soldiers after taking over a base in Tikrit, Iraq.

Photograph AP Photo via militant website

This image posted on a militant website on Saturday, June 14, 2014, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, appears to show militants from the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) with truckloads of captured Iraqi soldiers after taking over a base in Tikrit, Iraq.

Banned Iranian U.N. Envoy Tweeting U.S.-Iran Alliance

Remember Hamid Aboutalebi? He was the Iranian envoy to the United Nations barred from entering the U.S. because of his role as an interpreter for the militant student group that took American diplomats hostage in 1979. After keeping a low...

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College economics professor David Brat in Glen Allen, Virginia.

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College economics professor David Brat in Glen Allen, Virginia.

Brat’s Radio Revolution: Ingraham, Beck, Levin on Board

Laura Ingraham likes the story line about Laura Ingraham today. IngraHAMMER: “@jmartNYT: @jwpetersNYT on the role @IngrahamAngle & conserv media played in Cantor’s defeat > http://t.co/sb15kiaAAR“ — Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) June 12, 2014 Dave Brat’s stunning defeat of House Majority...

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Twitter Inc.

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Twitter Inc.

Can Twitter Save the Ex-Im Bank?

Updated at 3:58 pm EDT The biggest business lobbyists in Washington are turning to Twitter to save the U.S. Export-Import Bank. The National Association of Manufacturers, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Nuclear Energy Institute, Financial Services Roundtable and Aerospace Industries Association...

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, arrives for a group photo of world leaders attending the D-Day 70th Anniversary ceremonies at Chateau de Benouville in Benouville, France, on June 6, 2014.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, arrives for a group photo of world leaders attending the D-Day 70th Anniversary ceremonies at Chateau de Benouville in Benouville, France, on June 6, 2014.

Obama-Putin: ‘On the Margins’ — 70 Years Hence

Updated at 12:20 pm EDT with reporting from Julianna Goldman in Normandy Today, on the 70th anniversary at the place where more than 160.000 allied forces landed on the beaches of Normandy, President Barack Obama had a brief and informal...

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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush signs a copy of his new book 'Immigration Wars' during the second day of the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference on March 15, 2013 in National Harbor, Maryland.

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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush signs a copy of his new book 'Immigration Wars' during the second day of the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference on March 15, 2013 in National Harbor, Maryland.

Bush Book Club: Open-Kindle Test

In the unending search for contrasts between the two public Bush brothers, rule out a love for books. This was prompted by the report in the New York Times over the weekend about the multitasking-reading Jeb Bush — sometimes with...

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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the 2013 TechCrunch Disrupt conference on September 11, 2013 in San Francisco.

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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the 2013 TechCrunch Disrupt conference on September 11, 2013 in San Francisco.

#FreeZuckerberg Minted on Twitter — as Iran Summons Facebook Founder

The Iranian judiciary’s war against President Hassan Rouhani over control of the Internet took another turn as a court in southern Iran summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. “The Zionist director of the company of Facebook, or his official attorney must...

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