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Obama Tells Congress to “Pass A Bill”

“Pass a bill because the actions I’ve taken are only a temporary first step,” said President Obama at Del Sol High School in Nevada.

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Pentagon Denies Ransom Paid For Bowe Bergdahl’s Release

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, held captive in Afghanistan for five years, was traded for five Taliban commanders in May.

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GOP Left Off Guest List For White House’s Immigration Dinner

The dinner comes one day before the President announces the executive actions he plans to take on immigration reform.

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Poll: 48 Percent Oppose Obama’s Executive Action On Immigration

President Barack Obama speaks to reporters from the White House Briefing Room, Aug. 28, 2014. Photo by James Cullum

Obama is slated to announce his executive orders to address the issue of immigration reform on Thursday.

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U.S. Hostage Policy Under Review

The ransom policy will not be reconsidered, said White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest.

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White House: Obama Nearing Final Decision On Immigration

The President is deciding on executive action because the House has not voted on a Senate immigration bill, according to Press Secretary Josh Earnest.

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House GOP Urges Obama To OK Pipeline After Senate Vote

The House passed an identical bill last week 252-161.

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Senate Dems Say They’ll Back Executive Action On Immigration

“We strongly support your plan to improve as much of the immigration system as you can within your legal authority,” the letter states.

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White House Praises Deceased Ebola Doctor

“Dr. Salia’s passing is another reminder of the human toll of this disease.”

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Biden: U.S. Will Grant Some Minors Refugee Status

The program will provide “safe, legal and orderly alternatives” to children from El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.

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LISTEN: The World in 2:00 – November 21, 2014

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The E.U. moves to crack down on plastic bag use across the continent and Joe Biden visits Kiev, but omits mention of new non-lethal assistance to the country.

Obama Tells Congress to “Pass A Bill”

“Pass a bill because the actions I’ve taken are only a temporary first step,” said President Obama at Del Sol High School in Nevada.

Alleged FARC Member Extradited To U.S.

Diego Alfonso Navarrete Beltran was extradited to the U.S. for his alleged participation in the kidnapping of three American hostages

The Latest On The Claims Backlog At The Department Of Veterans Affairs

TRNS interviewed Allison Hickey, Under Secretary for Benefits in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Plague Outbreak Hits Madagascar

Tired of Ebola? Now, the World Health Organization is warning against the Plague in Africa.

The Latest On Ferguson, Immigration, The Middle East And More

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