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7:40 AM ET, March 2, 2015


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Mark Langfan / Reuters:
Report: Obama Threatened to Shoot Down IAF Iran Strike  —  Kuwaiti paper claims unnamed Israeli minister with good ties with the US administration ‘revealed the attack plan to John Kerry.’  —  The Bethlehem-based news agency Ma'an has cited a Kuwaiti newspaper report Saturday …
Maan News Agency:
Report: Obama threatened to fire on Israeli jets attacking Iran  —  BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) - A Kuwaiti newspaper reported Saturday that US President Barack Obama thwarted an Israeli military attack against Iran's nuclear facilities in 2014.  —  Al-Jarida newspaper quoted “well-placed” …
Washington Post:
Retired Israeli veterans warn against speech  —  TEL AVIV — Hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu set off Sunday for Washington, a group of 180 retired Israeli generals and former top security officials warned that his upcoming address to a joint meeting of Congress on Iran's nuclear program will cause more harm than good.
Discussion: Jerusalem Post and FOX News Radio
William Booth / Washington Post:
Netanyahu's address to Congress will be most important speech of his life
ABC News:
Kerry Worries Israeli PM Visit May Become ‘Political Football’
Discussion: Yahoo! News
Bradley Klapper / Associated Press:
Kerry Tries to Dampen Fuss Over Israeli PM's Speech
Discussion: ABC News, Politico and Yahoo! News
Los Angeles Times:
LAPD fatal shooting of man caught on tape  —  Authorities said Sunday night that Los Angeles police fatally shot a man on skid row during a struggle over an officer's weapons.  —  Police officials offered a detailed account of what they say prompted the Sunday morning shooting, which was captured on video by a bystander.
Tom Kludt / CNNMoney:
The O'Reilly tapes: Phone recordings raise new questions about JFK story  —  One evening in March more than 30 years ago, Gaeton Fonzi received a call from a man whose voice and name are now instantly recognizable.  —  “Hi Gaeton,” the caller said.  “Bill O'Reilly.”  —  The year was 1977.
Jennifer Emily / Dallas Morning News:
Free of Ebola but not fear  —  Nurse Nina Pham to file lawsuit against Presby parent, worries about continued health woes  —  Experimental drugs and special care helped make Nina Pham Ebola free.  But today she fears she may never escape the deadly disease.
Seema Mehta / Los Angeles Times:
Gay group wins formal recognition from state Republican Party  —  Essential California reading: Leonard Nimoy's influence, homicide risk for Latinos, money in L.A. city elections
NY Daily News:
Nancy Sinatra insists Ronan Farrow is not Frank Sinatra's son  —  Frank Sinatra would've turned 100 years old this year and Old Blue Eyes' daughter Nancy would like to make clear that that his legacy doesn't include Ronan Farrow.  —  “He's Mia's son and we love him, but he has nothing …
Discussion: FOX News Radio and Liberaland
RIchard Spencer / Telegraph:
How Syria's Christians stopped turning the other cheek  —  New Christian militia goes into battle against Isil - but pays a high price  —  Like many of Syria's warriors, Kino Gabriel was a student four years ago, training to be a dentist.  —  Like many other Syrians, he resisted the call to war …
Discussion: BREITBART.COM and Power Line
Olga TanasJason Corcoran / Bloomberg Business:
Russian Opposition Gathers in Moscow to Honor Murdered Nemtsov  —  Don't Miss Out —  (Bloomberg) — Tens of thousands marched through Moscow to honor slain political activist Boris Nemtsov in the biggest show of support for Russia's opposition in three years.
Glenn Harlan Reynolds / USA Today:
Quartering spyware troops in the digital age: Column  —  The Third Amendment keeps a low profile, but it is time to revisit who and what we quarter.  —  In 1893, historian Frederick Jackson Turner published a famous paper on the closing of the American frontier.
Fox News:
Walker: ‘My view has changed’ on immigration reform  —  Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a presumptive 2016 Republican presidential candidate, says he has changed his immigration stance and no longer backs comprehensive reform that would allow illegal immigrants to be penalized but remain in the country.
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Andrew Desiderio / Mediaite:
TV Exec. Suing Comcast/Sharpton: 'Give Him $50k and a Bucket of Chicken and We're Good'
Discussion: FOX News Radio
Leonard Pitts Jr / miamiherald:
Leonard Pitts Jr.: Some songs have the power to excite forever
Discussion: Washington Monthly and Daily Kos
Jeffrey Toobin / New Yorker:
Hard Cases  —  The great Supreme Court cases turn on the …
Discussion: Prairie Weather and Hullabaloo
Katherine Miller / BuzzFeed:
Hugh Hewitt On The Kinds Of Questions He'll Ask At The Debate: No Evolution
 Earlier Items: 
Fox News:
Gov. Walker on CPAC, record in Wisconsin; Rep. Scalise talks DHS funding fight
Brian X. Chen / New York Times:
Apple's New Job: Selling a Smartwatch to an Uninterested Public
Discussion: Business Insider and The Verge
Leigh Munsil / Politico:
Steve Scalise vows to continue immigration fight
Discussion: The Hill