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Deliberations begin in Rowland's conspiracy trial

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:41am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Deliberations have begun in the federal political corruption trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland. (...)
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Ukraine's pleas for lethal aid from US go unmet

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:33am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says $46 million in new assistance that the U.S. will provide to Ukraine's military will help the country defend against Russian aggression. (...)
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Senate ready to support Obama on rebel aid

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to adjourn for midterm elections, the Senate steamed toward final congressional approval Thursday of President Barack Obama's request to train Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants in the Middle East. (...)
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Senate ready to support Obama on rebel aid

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 8:24am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to adjourn for midterm elections, the Senate steamed toward final congressional approval Thursday of President Barack Obama's request to train Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants in the Middle East. (...)
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Senate ready to support Obama on rebel aid

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to adjourn for midterm elections, the Senate steamed toward final congressional approval Thursday of President Barack Obama's request to train Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants in the Middle East. (...)
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Senate ready to support Obama on rebel aid

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to adjourn for midterm elections, the Senate steamed toward final congressional approval Thursday of President Barack Obama's request to train Syrian rebels for a war against Islamic state militants in the Middle East. (...)
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US: Syrian rebel training may take 12 months

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:47am
PARIS (AP) — Moderate Syrian rebels, once they are made battle-ready by a U.S.-led coalition, may be asked to help restore the border between Syria and Iraq that Islamic State group militants have effectively wiped out, the top American military official said Thursday. (...)
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Chris Christie growing tired of bridge inquiry

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:47am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he's growing tired of the legislative committee investigating politically motivated lane closures near the George Washington Bridge last year. (...)
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Ukraine's pleas for lethal aid from US go unmet

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:31am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States will provide $46 million in new security assistance to the Ukraine's military but stop short of fulfilling an urgent request from Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko for lethal aid to help his country fight Russian-backed separatists. (...)
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Senate voting on rebel aid after House backs Obama

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of both parties expected quick passage Thursday as the Senate neared a vote on President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm Syrian rebels battling Islamic State militants. (...)
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Senate voting on rebel aid after House backs Obama

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:27am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of both parties expected quick passage Thursday as the Senate neared a vote on President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm Syrian rebels battling Islamic State militants. (...)
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Senate OKs Rep. Heck promotion to 1-star general

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:19am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Congressman Joe Heck's promotion to one-star general now has the blessing of the U.S. Senate. (...)
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Senate OKs Rep. Heck promotion to 1-star general

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:19am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Congressman Joe Heck's promotion to one-star general now has the blessing of the U.S. Senate. (...)
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US: Syrian rebel training may take 12 months

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 6:37am
PARIS (AP) — Moderate Syrian rebels, once they are made battle-ready by a U.S.-led coalition, may be asked to help restore the border between Syria and Iraq that Islamic State group militants have effectively wiped out, the top American military official said Thursday. (...)
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Chris Christie growing tired of bridge inquiry

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 6:35am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says he's growing tired of the legislative committee investigating politically motivated lane closures on the George Washington Bridge. (...)
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Senate voting on rebel aid after House backs Obama

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of both parties expected quick passage Thursday as the Senate neared a vote on President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm Syrian rebels battling Islamic State militants. (...)
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Senate voting on rebel aid after House backs Obama

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:55am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of both parties expected quick passage Thursday as the Senate neared a vote on President Barack Obama's request for congressional backing to train and arm Syrian rebels battling Islamic State militants. (...)
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House veterans divided on Syria measure

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:51am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels proved a tough sell with many Iraq and Afghanistan veterans now serving in the House. Wariness among veterans crossed party lines as Republicans Democrats alike said they feared weapons and training would one day be used against Americans instead of against militants seeking an Islamic state. (...)
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House veterans divided on Syria measure

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:51am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels proved a tough sell with many Iraq and Afghanistan veterans now serving in the House. Wariness among veterans crossed party lines as Republicans Democrats alike said they feared weapons and training would one day be used against Americans instead of against militants seeking an Islamic state. (...)
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Report: Progress 'modest' on upping embassy safety

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 5:49am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has made only limited progress in its pledge to boost the number of Marine security guards at high-threat diplomatic posts around the world, the agency's internal watchdog said Thursday. (...)
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