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Morning Round-Up 5-15

By on 5.15.14 | 10:26AM

Feature of the Day: A WWII Battle Frozen in Time

Morning Headlines


Associated Press

  1. 5 Things to Know About the 9/11 Museum
  2. 2+2What? Parents Rail Against Common Core Math
  3. With Ruling, Gay Marriages Now Off in Arkansas


  1. Why Jill Abramson’s departure will ricochet
  2. Boys on the bus are back
  3. The Climate Is Changing. Republicans Need to Open Their Eyes Before It’s Too Late.


  1. U.S. fast-food workers plan to walk off jobs to protest low pay
  2. GM orders review of how safety issues reach board after ignition defect: WSJ
  3. Mexican immigrant seeks refuge from deportation in Arizona church

Wall Street Journal

  1. Euro-Zone Economy Shows Weaker-Than-Expected Expansion
  2. Reid Begins Proceedings for Fischer Confirmation Vote
  3. U.S. Sends Drones Into Hunt for Nigerian Girls

Washington Times

  1. No laughing matter: Hillary to be haunted in 2016 by Benghazi, failed Russia reset
  2. Operation American Spring to hit D.C. to oust Obama, Biden, Boehner, Holder
  3. New: IRS office in D.C. heavily involved in tea party assault

Top Conservative Stories of the Day:

The American Conservative

  1. Entranced by Reality
  2. In Defense of Monogamy and Marriage


  1. California Democrats Kill Bill To Outlaw Sex-Selection Abortions
  2. War on Women? Report Says NYT’s First Female Editor Ousted for Asking For ‘Equal Pay’

 The Daily Caller     

  1. Obama’s Foreign Policy: Oklahoma Crimes, Deforestation And L.A. Clippers
  2. VA Chief To Withhold Information From Congress, Citing Ongoing Investigation

  1. Pelosi on Illegals: ‘We Cannot Prohibit a Path to Citizenship’
  2. Catholic Cardinal: Obamacare Regulation ‘Violates God’s Law’

National Review

  1. Science as McCarthyism
  2. Sara Gets Her Gun

Washington Free Beacon

  1. VA Spends Close to $500 Million on Conference Room, Office Makeovers Under Obama
  2. Nonprofit Challenges Government Definition of a Media Outlet

Top Liberal Stories of the Day:

The Daily Beast

  1. Inside East Ukraine’s Make-Believe Republics
  2. A True Tough Guy: The Mafia, Gays, and Michael Sam’s Boyfriend

Talking Points Memo

  1. ‘Operation American Spring’ Aims to Bring 10 Million ‘Patriots’ to D.C. on Friday
  2. Rubio Slams Liberals’ ‘Hypocrisy’ On Abortion, Climate Change


  1. This Couple Is Making Roads Out of Solar Panels, And They Actually Work  

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