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Casinos Seek Labor Law Exemption

- A battle is brewing in Congress over legislation that would exempt Native American casinos from a federal labor law allowing workers to unionize.

Thanksgiving 2015

- Original accounts of the first Thanksgiving...
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Rising Rates Pose Challenge to Health Law

- Many people signing up for 2016 health insurance under ObamaCare face higher premiums, fewer doctors and skimpier coverage.

Paris Attacks Fuel Debate Over Spying

- A growing belief that the terrorists used encrypted communications is prompting a far-ranging re-examination of U.S. policy on data collection and surveillance.

Republicans to Obama: Keep Syrian refugees out

- "...to make sure we are not having someone come in who would seek to do us harm from Syria."

CIA chief warns Islamic State may have other attacks ready

- (Reuters) - Between 10,000 and 20,000 individuals have been flagged by French authorities as potential security threats...

Army captain who tackled suicide bomber gets Medal of Honor

- Army Capt. Florent Groberg, who saved lives and was severely injured when he tackled a suicide bomber in Afghanistan, was awarded the Medal of Honor on Thursday.

Calorie counts on menus aren’t working, new research shows

- The study found people were eating more calories than they had back in 2008, when the labeling rule went into effect.

Obama’s executive action on immigration blocked

- The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals late Monday blocked President Obama's executive action to protect from deportation as many as 5 million illegal immigrants.

Veterans Day 2015

- The purpose of Veterans Day is to to honor America’s veterans for their service and sacrifice.