President Barack Obama waves as he arrives in Palm Springs, Calif., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, for a meeting with Jordan's King Abdullah II. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Obama signs debt ceiling measure into law

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday signed separate measures into law to lift the federal debt limit and restore…

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Politicians react to gay marriage ruling

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Politicians on both sides of the aisle are reacting to Judge Arenda Wright Allen’s ruling that Virginia’s same-sex mar…

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Lawmakers, Redskins spar over team name

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two lawmakers and a new “commun…

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Military pension bill advances in Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has taken the first step toward approving legislation that restores full cost of living increases to pension be…