Minden Press-Herald

Wednesday
Jul 30th

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Lawmakers: Obama too aloof with Congress

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both parties complained that the White House — six years in — still doesn't get it when it comes to working with Congress.

Top GOP leaders got no notice of the $3.7 billion emergency request. The administration sent contradictory messages about what it wanted to deal with the border crisis. And as the proposal drew fierce criticism, the White House made few overtures to lawmakers in either party to rally support.

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ABC says Rosie O'Donnell is back on ‘The View’

NEW YORK — Rosie O'Donnell will return to ABC's "The View" this September for a most unexpected second act.

ABC announced Thursday, via Twitter, that O'Donnell will join W...

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Landrieu announces $203K grant to fire district 7

Landrieu announces $203K grant to fire district 7

DIXIE INN — In addition to bond money secured by Webster Fire District 7, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu's office announced Wednesday the district will receive a grant for mo...

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Border surge overwhelming, officials say

WASHINGTON — Tens of thousands of children streaming from chaotic Central American nations to the U.S. border have overwhelmed the government's ability to respond, senior...

Last Updated ( July 10, 2014 )

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The South prescribes more painkillers, CDC says

NEW YORK — Powerful painkillers have been driving the nation's rising rate of overdose deaths, and now the government is singling out the states where doctors write the m...

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Police ready to abide by court's cellphone ruling

Police ready to abide by court's cellphone ruling

LOS ANGELES — Officers are being briefed during roll calls, new procedures are in place, and prosecutors are considering the effect on potentially thousands of pending co...

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Senate backs bill to improve health care for veterans

Senate backs bill to improve health care for veterans

WASHINGTON — The Senate acted Wednesday to help thousands of military veterans enduring long wait times for VA medical care, as the FBI revealed it has opened a criminal ...

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