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Breaking News Alert: President Obama will not sign foreclosure measure, says official October 7, 2010 Amid growing furor over the legitimacy of foreclosure proceedings, a White House official said President Obama will not sign a two-page bill passed by lawmakers without public debate after details emerged that the legislation could loosen standards for foreclosure documents. For more information, visit

The Washington Post : New FBI docs show Kennedy death threats. June 14th., 2010

  New FBI docs show Kennedy death threats By ANDREW MIGA and GLEN JOHNSON The Associated Press Monday, June 14, 2010; 10:09 AM WASHINGTON -- Most of the secret FBI files on the late Sen. Edward Kennedy being released Monday concern death threats against the longtime senator. Alex Brown of the FBI's records management division said the FBI would post some 2,000 pages of previously secret pages about the Massachusetts Democrat on the agency's website. The release of the documents has been highly anticipated by historians, scholars and others interested in the life and long public career of one of America's most prominent and powerful politicians. The Associated Press and other media organizations requested the documents through Freedom of Information Act requests. Kennedy faced death threats when he ran for president in 1980 and before that in the years following the assassinations of his older brothers. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas