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35 years after Mount St. Helens eruption, nature returns

- Before Mount St. Helen's erupted 35 years ago, Spirit Lake was a popular tourist destination.

Criminals gain access to taxpayers’ personal information

- If you can’t trust the government to keep your data safe, who can you trust?

Obama Rethinks Strategy on ISIS

- Some lawmakers have argued the fight, given its scope and duration, simply requires President Obama to outline a more detailed strategy that has buy-in from Congress and the public.

Senate blocks measures to extend NSA program

- "We'll be back on Sunday, May 31, one more opportunity to...not allow this program to expire," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said.

Memorial Day 2015

- The "Memorial" in Memorial Day has been ignored by too many of us who are beneficiaries of those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.

Obama Calls for Restricting Military Gear to Local Police

- President Obama said police use of such equipment can send the wrong message by intimidating and alienating local residents.

Texas Prohibits Local Fracking Bans

- One of the authors of the Texas bill said his motivation was to protect an economically important industry. "Oil is a huge job driver for the state of Texas."

Harvard Accused of Bias Against Asian-Americans

- Complaint alleges Harvard University sets higher bar for applicants to limit Asian enrollment.

Secret Service Arrests Man After Drone Flies Near White House

- For the second time in five months the Secret Service has found a drone flying near the White House...

SC teen banned from flying flag on truck sparks protests, change

- A South Carolina teen was barred from flying an American flag on his truck at his high school...