Pentagon announces decision to lift ban on women in combat roles

The Pentagon formally announced Thursday that it would lift the ban on women serving in combat positions, in one of Leon Panetta's last acts as President Obama's Defense secretary. 

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Boehner calls impeachment talk Democratic ‘scam’Comments Off

House Speaker John Boehner says the House has no plans to impeach President Barack Obama. He says talk of impeachment is all a scam by Democrats at the White House.

House-Senate negotiators approve $17B VA billComments Off

House and Senate negotiators have approved a $17 billion compromise bill to overhaul the Department of Veterans Affairs and reform a program scandalized by veterans’ long waits for health care and VA workers falsifying records to cover up delays.

Poll shows power of message on global warmingComments Off

Industry group survey on coal crackdown suggests Democrats may pay a high political price in battleground states.

Opening statements set in trial for ex-Va. Gov. McDonnellComments Off

Opening statements are scheduled in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

Washington state pols weigh controversial ‘In God We Trust’ plaqueComments Off

Should “In God We Trust” adorn the chambers of Washington state’s Pierce County Council?

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