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SPC Daniel Jackson and his dog Bailey, with the 904th Military Police Detachment, search through caves looking for weapons caches during a patrol with the U.S. Army's 4th squadron 2nd Cavalry Regiment in February near Kandahar, Afghanistan. | Getty Images

Lawmakers join push to reunite military dogs with their handlers

 
First lady Michelle Obama speaks on Drink Up effort on Tuesday. File Photo. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGANMANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

Michelle Obama vows to get Quinn 'over the finish line:' Audio

From a fund-raiser Thursday evening in Chicago, First Lady Michelle Obama gave a special plug to Gov. Pat Quinn, vowing to do "everything in our power" to make sure the Democratic incumbent is reelected.

What's different in Israel this time

Israel begins another day of Operation Protective Edge, its assault on Gaza, the country also faces an ending that’s going relatively unnoticed around the world: Shimon Peres leaves public office t

President Barack Obama talks about his basketball game with customers at Canter's Deli in Los Angeles. | AP Photo

For Obama, 'chicken wing' and free throws don't mix

President Barack Obama has no problem making excuses for his performance — on the basketball court, that is.

SPC Daniel Jackson and his dog Bailey, with the 904th Military Police Detachment, search through caves looking for weapons caches during a patrol with the U.S. Army's 4th squadron 2nd Cavalry Regiment in February near Kandahar, Afghanistan. | Getty Images

Lawmakers join push to reunite military dogs with their handlers

Dogs have been serving in the various branches of the military almost as long as humans. And now, a group is pushing for those dogs to be treated with respect they've earned, just like their handlers.

House advances bill to sue Obama

WASHINGTON — House Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit that accuses President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law.

WATCH: Self-deported alien tells how Dick Durbin helped him

Wednesday night on the Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert featured the story of a self-deported alien's journey back into America and the incredible feat he accomplished with some undocumented Mexican boys, all of which wouldn't have been possible without the help of Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.

 
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