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The CIA and other U.S. agencies hired at least 1,000 ex-Nazis to serve as spies during the Cold War and took pains to conceal the suspected war crimes of those informants living in America, according to a New York Times report published Monday.
Real estate mogul Donald Trump went on an epic, birther-tinged Twitter rant against President Barack Obama Thursday night after a doctor showing symptoms of Ebola was admitted to New York City's Bellevue Hospital.
A former aide to President Ronald Reagan is calling for southern states to secede from the union and form a new conservative nation called "Reagan" where citizens wouldn't be forced to compromise on "traditional values" like marriage.