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FCC Says Internet Not Providing Revenue For News Outlets

Online advertising is nowhere near to providing media outlets the revenue they need, according to a report released Thursday from the Federal Communications Commission.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 6:40pm

Rick Perry's Moment?

The biggest beneficiary of Newt Gingrich's staff exodus may be Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 5:40pm

Food Taxes For Thought

Businessman Bill Maloney went after acting West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin today, calling on the Democratic gubernatorial nominee and the state Legislature to eliminate the state's food tax.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 4:40pm

Troop Drawdown from Afghanistan: Modest or Significant?

At Thursday's press briefing, White House press secretary Jay Carney remained vague on the expansiveness of the initial troop withdraw from Afghanistan. President Obama has said the drawdown will be significant while Defense Secretary Gates has called it modest.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 4:40pm

Dem Senate Recruits Want Distance From Weiner

Two of the first Democrats to call on scandal-plagued Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., to resign were Senate candidates running in battleground states - a sign that Democrats are concerned the scandal could impact their prospects.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 4:40pm

Newt Gingrich's Senior Staff Resign En Masse

Just a day after he returned from vacation--and only a month into his presidential campaign--Newt Gingrich's senior staff has resigned "en masse," the Associated Press reports. Politico's Jonathan Martin says Rob Johnson, Sam Dawson, Dave Carney, Katon Dawson, and Craig Schoenfeld have all quit the campaign.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 4:40pm

Newt Gingrich's Staff Resigns

Newt Gingrich's campaign staff has resigned en masse, raising questions about the future of the former House speaker's presidential campaign less than a month after it was formally launched.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 4:40pm

AP: Newt Gingrich's Staff Resigns

Newt Gingrich's campaign staff has resigned en masse, the Associated Press is reporting, raising questions about the future of former House speaker's presidential campaign less than a month after it was formally launched.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 3:40pm

Panetta Backs Afghan Drawdown, But Doesn't Offer Details

In the Senate confirmation hearing, Defense Secretary nominee Leon Panetta said he supports pulling troops out of Afghanistan this summer, but wouldn't say how many or how fast.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 3:40pm

What Makes It Nano? FDA Releases Guidance

Is it nanotechnology, or just teeny-tiny? The Food and Drug Administration released draft guidance on Thursday to help industry figure it out.

Posted: Thursday, June 9, 2011 - 2:40pm