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Congress heads back to work with looming funding deadline

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 1:16pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress return Tuesday from July Fourth fireworks and parades facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall. (...)
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Piano-playing senator's latest tune: New education policy

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:15pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — How does a musician-senator fill the time during yet another partisan Senate stalemate? (...)
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Nevada GOP Rep. Joe Heck to run for Reid's US Senate seat

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:15am
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican Rep. Joe Heck on Monday entered the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. (...)
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Head of POW-MIA office favors closer links to private groups

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 9:45am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Pentagon's new agency in charge of recovering and identifying remains of U.S. war dead said he will push for more partnering with private groups that have resources and interest to help reinvigorate a troubled POW-MIA accounting mission. (...)
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Iran pushes for end to arms embargo in nuke deal

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 9:15am
VIENNA (AP) — A day before the new deadline for a nuclear accord, Iran pushed Monday to lift the U.N. arms embargo on the country as a parallel deal — a demand that the United States opposes as it seeks to limit Tehran's Mideast clout. (...)
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Nevada GOP Rep. Joe Heck to run for Reid's US Senate seat

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 8:45am
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican Rep. Joe Heck on Monday entered the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. (...)
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Nevada GOP Rep. Joe Heck to run for Reid's US Senate seat

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 8:15am
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican Rep. Joe Heck on Monday entered the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. (...)
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Iran official: Lift of arms embargo discussed in nuke deal

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 7:45am
VIENNA (AP) — A day before a self-imposed deadline for reaching a nuclear accord, Iran is pushing to lift the U.N. arms embargo on the country as a separate, parallel deal. That's a demand the United States opposes, however, as it seeks to limit Tehran's Mideast clout. (...)
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Nevada Rep. Joe Heck to run for Harry Reid's US Senate seat

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 7:15am
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Republican Rep. Joe Heck is entering the race for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, setting in motion what could be one of the top Senate races of 2016. (...)
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Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 7:15am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of Congress return from July Fourth fireworks and parades Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall. (...)
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Obama: Freedom is paid for by men and women of US military

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 6:45am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says U.S. service members make it possible to enjoy the "incredible blessings" in the greatest country on earth. (...)
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Gov. Walker and Wisconsin GOP retreat on open records limits

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 1:16am
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — In a sudden reversal amid a stinging backlash, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and GOP legislative leaders said they agreed Saturday to completely remove a part of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back open records laws. (...)
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A look at the race to replace ex-Illinois Congressman Schock

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:46am
Five candidates — three Republicans and two Democrats — are vying to replace former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, who resigned in March amid questions about his use of taxpayer and campaign funds. The winners of Tuesday's primaries will face off in a Sept. 10 general election. (...)
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Head of POW-MIA office sees new future for new agency

Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:15am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Pentagon's new agency in charge of recovering and identifying remains of U.S. war dead says the government should partner more with private groups. (...)
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Race to replace ex-Rep. Schock a classic GOP primary contest

Sun, 07/05/2015 - 11:45pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The race to replace former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has shaped up as a classic Republican primary, pitting the son of a longtime Illinois congressman and Cabinet member against a conservative writer who has railed at what he sees as the "establishment" GOP hand-picking the disgraced lawmaker's successor. (...)
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