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Lynch Vows To Lead Justice Dept With Integrity & Independence

Posted On January 29, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- Attorney General-nominee Loretta Lynch is promising to lead the Justice Department with integrity and independence. In the opening of her Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday, Lynch said counterterrorism will continue to be the top priority of the department. When questioned about waterboarding, Lynch called it torture and said it is illegal. Lynch will…

Davis, Purdue cruise past No. 22 Indiana

Posted On January 29, 2015

West Lafayette, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Rapheal Davis scored a team-high 19 points as Purdue shut down No. 22 Indiana 83-67 in a battle of Hoosier State rivals on Wednesday. A sold out Mackey Arena watched their Boilermakers roll to a second straight win over a ranked opponent after knocking off No. 25 Iowa on Saturday.…

Pelosi Says Netanyahu Speech To Congress Could Hurt Iran Talks

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Philadelphia, PA) -- Representative Nancy Pelosi doesn't think Benjamin Netanyahu speaking to Congress is a very good idea. The California Democrat says the Israeli Prime Minister's speech in March could hurt U.S. chances at reaching a deal with Iran on nuclear weapons development. Pelosi says such a presentation could send the wrong message in terms…

AG Nominee Opposes Legalization Of Marijuana

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- U.S. Attorney General nominee, Loretta Lynch, says she does not support the legalization of marijuana. The comments were made as Lynch testified during her Senate confirmation hearing. She went on to say that the decision to legalize marijuana was not the position of the Department of Justice, and it would not be…

ISIS Appears To Set New Deadline for Captive Swap

Posted On January 28, 2015

(Undated) -- Jordan has only a few hours to respond to deadline to save the life of a pilot. An audio message supposedly from Japanese hostage Kenji Goto says an Iraqi prisoner must be released at the Turkish border by sunset today or ISIS militants will kill the Jordanian pilot. A Jordanian government official earlier…

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    A BIG THANK YOU to Eagle Country Listeners!

    Posted on January 29, 2015

    Finally after over 2 weeks being gone our male german…