March 22nd, 2013
10:41 AM ET
2 years ago

What foiled the conservative dream ticket?

(CNN) – For the subset of Republicans who viewed Mitt Romney as a Massachusetts moderate unfit for their party's presidential nomination, it could have been the dream ticket: Gingrich-Santorum for president.

Or was it Santorum-Gingrich for president?
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Filed under: Newt Gingrich • Rick Santorum
March 22nd, 2013
09:35 AM ET
2 years ago

Obama account retweets Lennon bloody glasses image

(CNN) - The striking image of John Lennon's bloody glasses, tweeted by his widow Yoko Ono on Wednesday, was resent to President Barack Obama's 28 million Twitter followers Thursday as the debate over gun control continues.

The image shows the round lenses splattered with blood and the text: "Over 1,057,000 people have been killed by guns in the USA since John Lennon was shot and killed on 8 Dec 1980."

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Filed under: President Obama
Meat industry rescues federal workers
March 22nd, 2013
07:37 AM ET
2 years ago

Meat industry rescues federal workers

Washington (CNNMoney) - At least one type of government worker has a friend in big business.

Over 9,000 federal food inspectors won't face furloughs after top companies from the meat and poultry industries spoke out in support of them.

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Filed under: Budget
CNN Washington AM Note
March 22nd, 2013
06:01 AM ET
2 years ago

CNN Washington AM Note

BREAKING OVERNIGHT:

CNN: Lockdown at Quantico Marine base ends with 3 dead

A shooting that prompted a lockdown for hours at a Marine base in Virginia ended with three dead, including the gunman, authorities said early Friday. The Thursday night shooting at Marine Corps Base Quantico is isolated, said Agustin Solivan, a Marine Corps spokesman.

CNN: South Korea says hacking not from Chinese address

The suspected cyberattack that struck South Korean banks and media companies this week didn't originate from a Chinese IP address, South Korean officials said Friday, contradicting their previous claim. The Korea Communications Commission, a South Korean regulator, said that after "detailed analysis," the IP address that was thought to be from China was determined to be an internal IP address from one of the banks that was infected by the malicious code.

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Filed under: Washington AM Note
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