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House GOP bill blocks new air flights, cruise ships to Cuba

8 hours 29 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are moving to sharply curb the Obama administration's recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba. (...)
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Senate debates bill on congressional approval of Iran deal

8 hours 41 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid on Tuesday urged Republicans to back legislation empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran and warned GOP presidential hopefuls not to use it as a "platform for their political ambitions." (...)
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CIA manager who had been removed from his job is back

9 hours 3 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top CIA manager who had been removed from his job last year for abusive management has been named to a senior role in the agency department that conducts drone strikes. (...)
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CIA manager who had been removed from his job is back

9 hours 9 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top CIA manager who had been removed from his job last year for abusive management has been named to a senior role in the agency's department that conducts drone strikes. (...)
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Senate debates bill on congressional approval of Iran deal

9 hours 20 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is urging Republicans to back legislation empowering Congress to review and possible reject any nuclear deal with Iran. He warns them against using it as a "platform for their political ambitions." (...)
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Obama welcomes Abe to White House with high ceremony

9 hours 30 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Tuesday with full pomp and ceremony on a bright, dewy morning at the White House, calling the state visit a "celebration of the ties of friendship" and praising the alliance the U.S. and Japan have built over time. (...)
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Obama welcomes Abe to White House with high ceremony

10 hours 7 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Tuesday with full pomp and ceremony on a bright, dewy morning at the White House, calling the state visit a "celebration of the ties of friendship" and praising the alliance the U.S. and Japan have built over time. (...)
Categories: Politics

Obama, Abe putting joint face on trade amid opposition in US

12 hours 23 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to build on the U.S.-Japan alliance, President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will work to strengthen economic ties while confronting stiff resistance from Obama's own political party to a massive new Pacific Rim trade deal. (...)
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Obama, Abe putting joint face on trade amid opposition in US

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 11:49pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to build on the U.S.-Japan alliance, President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will work to strengthen economic ties further while confronting stiff resistance from the U.S. president's own political party to a massive new Pacific Rim trade deal. (...)
Categories: Politics

Senate takes up bill on congressional approval of Iran deal

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 8:33pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate begins debate Tuesday over legislation empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear pact the Obama administration develops with Iran. (...)
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Murray, mom in tennis shoes in '92, stands her ground

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 8:26pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — There's a disturbance in the force of the tradition-bound Senate and her name is Patty Murray. (...)
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Obama, Abe putting joint face on trade amid opposition in US

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 8:13pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to build on the U.S.-Japan alliance, President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will work to strengthen economic ties further while confronting stiff resistance from the U.S. president's own political party to a massive new Pacific Rim trade deal. (...)
Categories: Politics

Capitol Hill Buzz: Dems push higher pay for Senate workers

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 6:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reports about a Senate cafeteria worker who makes so little money he is homeless are prompting calls for change from Democrats on Capitol Hill. (...)
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Filmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everest

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 4:12pm
A documentary filmmaker from Colorado was among four Americans killed in a Mount Everest avalanche triggered by the earthquake that shook Nepal. (...)
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In US-Japan talks, China is the elephant in the room

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 4:11pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meet on Tuesday, a major subtext of their discussions will be the world leader not in the room — Chinese President Xi Jinping. (...)
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Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:43pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official. (...)
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Filmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everest

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:14pm
A documentary filmmaker from Colorado was among four Americans killed in a Mount Everest avalanche triggered by the earthquake that shook Nepal. (...)
Categories: Politics

GOP defense budget challenges Obama on Ukraine, Guantanamo

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 1:35pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP chairman of the House Armed Service Committee on Monday recommended a $604 billion defense budget for 2016 that challenges the White House because it includes lethal weapons for Ukraine, makes it harder for the president to empty the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay and restores funding for the A-10 fleet. (...)
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Filmmaker among 4 Americans killed on Everest

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 12:44pm
A documentary filmmaker from Colorado was among four Americans killed in a Mount Everest avalanche triggered by the earthquake that shook Nepal. (...)
Categories: Politics

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 11:41am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve as the nation's top law enforcement official. (...)
Categories: Politics