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Senate leader: Not enough votes to defund Planned Parenthood

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 12:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's top Republican is conceding that his party will have to await the next president before it can cut off federal funds that go to Planned Parenthood, prompting heated rebuffs from conservatives. (...)
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Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attention

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 12:01am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a Native village threatened by erosion were thankful Wednesday for President Barack Obama's attention to their plight, saying they hope his visit to Alaska will help them secure funding to build a critical evacuation road to drier ground. (...)
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New Ferguson report offers lessons on handling protests

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Thu, 09/03/2015 - 12:01am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns such problems could happen in other places roiled by mistrust between law enforcement and the community. (...)
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In Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctic

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 10:01pm
KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. (...)
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In Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctic

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 9:01pm
KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. (...)
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Worker who helped Clinton set up email server takes Fifth

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 8:31pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former State Department employee who helped Hillary Rodham Clinton set up her private email server says he will assert his Fifth Amendment right not to testify before the House committee on Benghazi. (...)
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Reporters face subpoenas in case over CIA head's resignation

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 8:31pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A couple suing over leaks in the federal investigation that led to CIA Director David Petraeus' resignation intend to subpoena at least two journalists in an attempt to compel testimony about their sources, The Associated Press has learned. (...)
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Supporters of Iran deal near key vote total to back up Obama

AP-heads-latest5-congress - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 8:01pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of the Iran nuclear deal are on the cusp of clinching the necessary Senate votes to keep the contested agreement alive and hand President Barack Obama a major foreign policy victory, in spite of furious opposition. (...)
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In Alaska, Obama becomes 1st president to enter the Arctic

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 8:01pm
KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. (...)
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Obama: Alaska's warming climate is wake-up call to US, world

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 7:31pm
KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama says Alaska's warming climate is a wake-up call to America and should be a wake-up call for the rest of the world, too. (...)
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Obama's fish tale: salmon spawning on his shoes

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 7:31pm
DILLINGHAM, Alaska (AP) — This oh-my moment was nowhere on the official schedule for President Barack Obama's visit to Alaska: salmon spawning on his shoes. (...)
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Residents of eroding village welcome Obama's attention

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 7:01pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Residents of a Native village threatened by erosion were thankful Wednesday for President Barack Obama's attention to their plight, saying they hope his visit to Alaska will help them secure funding to build a critical evacuation road to drier ground. (...)
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Obama visit to Arctic spotlights tough life in Alaska

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 7:01pm
KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) — With a historic visit to the Alaska Arctic, President Barack Obama on Wednesday turned the spotlight on the plight of Alaska Natives and others who toil in rural areas under rough-and-tumble conditions that most Americans would be hard-pressed to imagine. (...)
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New Ferguson report offers lessons on handling protests

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 6:31pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns such problems could happen in other places roiled by mistrust between law enforcement and the community. (...)
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In climate bid, Obama stares down melting Alaska glacier

AP-heads-latest-minute-politics - Wed, 09/02/2015 - 6:31pm
SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — President Barack Obama stared down a melting glacier in Alaska on Tuesday in a dramatic use of his presidential pulpit to sound the alarm on climate change. (...)
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