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Capitol-Senate-051116.jpgFlorida, Ohio and Pennsylvania will likely be pivotal to the outcome of the presidential election, but the results of down-ballot races in the key swing states could also play a big role in which party controls the Senate. The results of a Quinnipiac University poll show that the Senate races in all three states are too-close-to-call.
The Pakistani Foreign Ministry said that On late Saturday 21st May, 2016, the United States shared information that a drone strike was carried out in Pakistan near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border area, in which reportedly the Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhter Mansoor was targeted. Pakistan said that...
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obama-051816.jpgAs part of an effort to help grow middle-class wages, the Obama administration has announced a new rule intended to extend overtime protections to 4.2 million Americans who are not currently eligible. The rule announced by the Labor Department on Wednesday will double the salary threshold indicating overtime eligibility.

Sanders Wins Oregon, Clinton Takes Kentucky


Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has been projected to win the Oregon Democratic primary, keeping alive his long shot bid for his party's nomination for president. With two thirds of the vote counted, Sanders had 53 percent of the votes and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had 47.0 percent. Sanders...


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