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Secret Service head takes responsibility in breach

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 3:32am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson told lawmakers she takes full responsibility for the serious breach of the White House mansion eight days ago. That's when an Army veteran with a knife climbed the fence and made his way well into the executive mansion before he was tackled. (...)
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Obama welcomes signing of Afghan security pact

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:50am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the signing of a security agreement between the U.S. and Afghanistan marks a "historic day" in the partnership between the two countries. (...)
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Obama, Modi say they will set new US-India agenda

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 2:02am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday that "it is time to set a new agenda" between their countries, addressing concerns that the world's two largest democracies have grown apart. (...)
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Obama, Modi to put upbeat face on US-India ties

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 8:17pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi are trying to put an optimistic face on the future of relations between India and the United States, amid lingering concerns that the close ties the two democracies once enjoyed have lost their luster. (...)
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Sen. Harry Reid playing major role in Senate races

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 8:14pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has twice won elections he was supposed to lose. If Democrats maintain control of the Senate in November, much of the credit will go to the wily Nevada Democrat. (...)
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Secret Service head faces questions on WH breach

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 8:13pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Washington scandals that end up on Capitol Hill tend to end the same way: with an apology. (...)
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Obama goal of Gitmo closure stalled at Pentagon

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 8:12pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process, causing deep frustration within the administration and raising doubts that President Barack Obama will be able to fulfill his campaign promise to close the offshore prison for terrorism suspects. (...)
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Obama, Modi to put upbeat face on US-India ties

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 8:10pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi are trying to put an optimistic face on the future of relations between India and the United States. (...)
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White House intruder got far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 4:03pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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Jeb Bush says GOP would 'fix a few big things'

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:56pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush weighed in to a key midterm election race on Monday, telling a Kansas fundraiser for struggling Sen. Pat Roberts that the incumbent must be re-elected so the GOP can take control of the Senate and "fix a few big things" in Washington. (...)
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Obama hosts India's Modi for White House visit

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 3:08pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once shunned by the United States, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode a wave of enthusiasm and popular support Monday to the White House, where he kicked off a two-day visit with President Barack Obama. The two leaders sought to put a brave face on the relationship despite widespread concerns that U.S.-Indian ties have frayed in recent years. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 2:24pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 2:07pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 1:44pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 1:04pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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Obama hosts India's Modi for White House visit

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:26pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once shunned by the United States, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode a wave of enthusiasm and popular support Monday to the White House, where he kicked off a two-day visit with President Barack Obama. The two leaders sought to put a brave face on the relationship despite widespread concerns that U.S.-Indian ties have frayed in recent years. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:19pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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Obama hosts India's Modi for White House visit

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:08pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once shunned by the United States, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi rode a wave of enthusiasm and popular support Monday to the White House, where he is kicking off a two-day visit with President Barack Obama. The two leaders sought to put a brave face on the relationship despite widespread concerns that U.S.-Indian ties have frayed in recent years. (...)
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White House intruder gets far past front door

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:56am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came on the eve of a congressional oversight hearing with the director of the embattled agency assigned to protect the president's life. (...)
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Christie, Michelle Obama campaign in Wisconsin

Mon, 09/29/2014 - 11:51am
HUDSON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin's tense race for governor got some political star power Monday, with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie urging Republicans to step up their support for a potential presidential rival, Scott Walker. First lady Michelle Obama, meanwhile, campaigned for former state commerce secretary Mary Burke. (...)
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