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Obama warns GOP he plans to use veto pen in 2015

President Barack Obama is putting congressional Republicans on notice.

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Next generation no slouches when it comes to giving back

Today's young Americans are more serious about giving back than their parents were.

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NYC mayor to speak at police graduation as tensions mount

Mayor Bill de Blasio will address graduating cadets on Monday, two days after thousands of officers turned their backs.

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Missing AirAsia flight likely at ‘bottom of sea’

By Fergus Jensen and Siva Govindasamy JAKARTA (Reuters) – A missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people could be at the…

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AirAsia flight missing, search suspended for now

An AirAsia plane with 161 people aboard is missing

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Making headlines this week

A look back at the week's big stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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College sees small, big benefits with loan promise

A deal for students: Make more than $37,000 a year after graduating or you might not have to pay your loans.

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Retailers expected to meet holiday sales forecasts

Retailers should meet industry sales forecasts in a season marked by deep discounts and growing online rivals.

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Several arrested for alleged threats against NYPD

Several have been arrested, including one who called the precinct of two officers who were slain last weekend.

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On Christmas Day visit, Obama lauds end of mission

The President thanked American troops as the country prepares to end operations in Afghanistan.

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WWU men fall short against WOU

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Western Washington University fell to conference-leading Western Oregon University, 90-87, on Saturday, Jan. 24.

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Aldridge returns and Blazers beat Wizards 103-96

Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts

LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after saying he was going to have thumb surgery and had 26 points and nine rebounds.

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WWU rebounds with 75-64 win at Alaska Fairbanks

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White leads balanced effort with 15 points

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Maria Sharapova beats Peng in 4th round at Australian Open

Maria Sharapova of Russia chases down on a shot to Petra Martic of Croatia during their first round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 19, 2015.

Second-seeded Maria Sharapova is through to the Australian Open quarterfinals after a 6-3, 6-0 win over China's Peng Shuai on Sunday.

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Eastern Washington scores 65 in 2nd half to top North Dakota

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Eastern Washington scored 67 points in the second half to beat North Dakota 102-80 on Saturday.