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PICTURES: Photo of the Day

Every day, we bring you the top photo of the day. Here is a collection of these photos.

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 3:40pm

It's the GOP's Turn to Embarrass Democrats with Phony Vote

Capitol Hill is approaching a pure form of meta-politics where votes are not cast to create laws--the actual job of legislators--but rather to craft talking points on cable chat shows and campaign commercials in some hypothetical future.

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 3:40pm

Unlike Deeds, Kaine Embraces Obama's Record On The Trail

Former Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine isn't the head of the Democratic National Committee any more, but he's still defending President Obama -- something 2009 Democratic gubernatorial nominee Creigh Deeds often avoided.

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 3:40pm

Former Obama Secret Service Agent Running for Senate in Maryland

Daniel Bongino, a former U.S. Secret Service agent whose recent assignments included a posting to President Obama’s protective detail has decided to run for the U.S. Senate in Maryland.

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 3:40pm

Obama's Term Likely to End Without Russian Antimissile Accord, Ambassador Says

President Obama's term is likely to end without an agreement with Russia on missile defense, a senior U.S. envoy said on Friday.

Posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 3:40pm

Rep. Weiner's Photo Hacking Scandal: A Play in Five Acts

Cast of Characters.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 7:40pm

Meet the People Responsible for Saving Strauss-Kahn

The Strauss-Kahn defense, like raising a child, takes a village. While the law and order team has been leaking statements from the alleged victim, Strauss-Kahn has been quietly assembling a fully loaded crisis dream team, Reuters reports.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 12:40pm

Obama Nominates Gen. Martin Dempsey As New Joint Chiefs Chairman

President Obama moved Monday to “complete our team at the Pentagon” by nominating Army Gen. Martin Dempsey as the new chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Navy Adm. James A. “Sandy” Winnefeld Jr. as vice chairman and Army Gen. Ray Odierno as Dempsey’s replacement as Army Chief of Staff.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 12:40pm

Samsung Asks Court to Let It See New iPad, iPhone

Korean electronics maker Samsung has asked a federal judge to make Apple give it samples of its next-generation iPhone and iPad.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 11:40am

Groups Ask FCC to Block Wireless Merger as Deadline Looms

The Federal Communications Commission is facing a cascade of public comments on AT&T’s proposed merger with T-Mobile, but at least some of those filings will be ending on Tuesday.

Posted: Monday, May 30, 2011 - 9:40am