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  • New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech

    New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech

    Thursday, April 24 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-04-24 19:04:53 GMT
    The White House says Michelle Obama is rearranging her plans to address high school students in Topeka, Kan., to address concerns by some students and parents.More >>
    Michelle Obama is rearranging plans for a speech before graduating high school seniors in Kansas in the face of protests that her appearance at a combined graduation ceremony for five schools would limit seating for...More >>
  • Senate report criticizes former DHS watchdog

    Senate report criticizes former DHS watchdog

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:55:02 GMT
    A Senate subcommittee says the Homeland Security Department's former acting inspector general was too cozy with the White House appointees whose activities he was supposed to oversee.More >>
    The former internal watchdog for the Homeland Security Department was too cozy with senior agency officials and improperly rewrote, delayed or classified some critical reports to accommodate President Barack Obama's...More >>
  • Correction: Biofuels-Global Warming story

    Correction: Biofuels-Global Warming story

    Thursday, April 24 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-04-24 18:44:46 GMT
    Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much...More >>
    In a story April 20 about new research showing biofuels made with corn leftovers are worse for global warming than gasoline in the short term, The Associated Press erroneously reported that cellulosic biofuels that failed...More >>
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