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US, Israel clash over criticism of Kerry

The State Department publicly battled a barrage of Israeli criticism on Monday over Secretary of State John Kerry’s efforts to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, in the latest signs of strain between the Obama administration and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government.

Feds quietly dump hundreds of illegal immigrants in Tennessee

Imagine you’re about to sit down for supper when suddenly 760 folks show up on your front porch wanting fried catfish and hushpuppies. You’d be fit to be tied as they say in Tennessee.

And Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam is fit to be tied.

The Obama administration recently released 760 illegal immigrant children to sponsors in the Volunteer State without any warning, the governor charged.

Meet the people Obama doesn’t want to come to America

In the shadow of the illegal immigrant crisis at America’s southern border, the Obama administration continues to hold highly skilled and educated workers wishing to come to the U.S. and work for American companies to the strict regulations of its H-1B visa program.

Long-lost anchor may soon give up its secrets

After decades, possibly centuries, at the bottom of the sea and a 2,200-mile-long road trip wrapped in damp blankets in the back of a pickup truck a barnacle-crusted anchor arrived in Texas this week for a major cleaning.