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ANALYSIS: The Impact of the MH17 Crash on Pro-Russian Separatists

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UN Bureau Chief Luke Vargas assesses the road ahead in Eastern Ukraine after the Security Council demands international access to the crash site.

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WATCH: Hobby Lobby Ruling Draws Demonstrators

Monday’s high-profile ruling on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby drew activists from both sides of the aisle.

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Pelosi On Awkward Bipartisan Moment: “What’s There To Think?”

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“Maybe they were being pulled too tightly,” Pelosi quipped.

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Gen. Wesley Clark: Iraq An Opportunity To Reaffirm U.S. Power

Watch Nicole Sandler, a progressive figure, push back and listen to Clark’s response below.

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WATCH: LGBTQ Activists, Dreamers Take Deportation Fight to White House

The activists sat in a circle, held hands, and chanted “undocumented and unafraid, queer and not ashamed.”

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Twelve Arrested At White House For Protesting Deportations

6,000 letters from children with mixed status families ready to be delivered to House Republicans

Immigration reform and Anti-Deportation activists held a rally at the White House today to pressure the Obama administration.

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Senator Stages Congressional Scenes For Campaign Video

Republicans are calling on Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) to issue a clarification.

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WATCH: Sebelius Announces That She Is Stepping Down

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Sebelius called her work on the Affordable Care Act the “cause of my life.”

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Democrat Floats New Obamacare Tweak

Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) wants a new bracket of health insurance policies that would feature lower premiums, but higher deductibles.

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Supreme Court Divided on Corporations’ Religious Right to Deny Contraceptive Coverage

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The Affordable Care Act’s second trip to the High Court appears headed for another 5-4 decision

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Senate Dems Attack Overseas Business Tax Codes

The Bring Jobs Home Act, which aims to close tax loopholes that favor companies that choose to move overseas, was blocked in the Senate last Saturday by a Republican filibuster.

Push To Legalize Marijuana In Oregon Advances To November Ballot

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If approved, Oregon would join Washington and Colorado as the only two states to allow the use of recreational marijuana.

Cornyn On Immigration: Senate “On Track To Do Absolutely Nothing”

Republicans say the Administration’s $3.7 billion request will not solve the border problem.

Malaysian Airliner Flew Over Syria To Avoid Ukrainian Airspace

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While no flight restrictions were in place over Syria, FlightRadar24 said that no other commercial planes were flying in Syrian airspace at the time.

LISTEN: The World In Two Minutes – July 22, 2014

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Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans makes an emotional appeal at the U.N., and fighting consumes the international airport in Tripoli, Libya.

Black Lung Victims Facing Backlog

The administration is requesting an 11.5 percent increase in funding for the issue.