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Let’s defend ‘Obamacare,’ some Democrats say

Let's defend 'Obamacare,' some Democrats say

WASHINGTON (AP) — Some Democrats say it's time to stop hiding from the president's health care overhaul — even in this ...

Court rejects bankruptcy protection for Mt. Gox

Court rejects bankruptcy protection for Mt. Gox

TOKYO (AP) — The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo is headed for dissolution after a court rejected its ...

Russia tests Obama’s ability to stop its advances

Russia tests Obama's ability to stop its advances

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the White House asserting that Russia is stoking instability in eastern Ukraine ...

EU officials looking for exit from Ukraine crisis

EU officials looking for exit from Ukraine crisis

LUXEMBOURG (AP) — European Union foreign ministers are deploring what they say is more Russian interference in Ukraine ...


National

From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

From Clinton to Obama, many parallels

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill Clinton’s administration.
The records will cover a wide range of topics, including…

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US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit.
That could push a decision…

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International

Pensive pope at Good Friday Colosseum procession

Pensive pope at Good Friday Colosseum procession

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis is presiding over a torch-lit Way of the Cross procession at the Colosseum marking Good Friday in Rome .
The pope’s resolve to focus the…

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Diplomacy doesn’t move insurgents in Ukraine

Diplomacy doesn’t move insurgents in Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev .
Ukraine and Russia…

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Science & Technology

Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry

NEW YORK (AP) — The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next…

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White House updating online privacy policy

White House updating online privacy policy

A new Obama administration privacy policy out Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov , mobile apps and social media sites. It…

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Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

Dempsey: Military has job despite withdrawal talk

BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan – America’s top military officer said Wednesday the U.S. threat to withdraw all troops out of Afghanistan if no security pact is signed may encourage the…

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Hagel seeks answers to military ethics crisis

Hagel seeks answers to military ethics crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday he sees no simple answer to why the U.S. military is suffering so many ethical lapses, but he vowed to get…

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Obama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran’s UN envoy

Obama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran’s UN envoy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday aimed at blocking Iran’s chosen ambassador to the United Nations because of his ties to the 1979 takeover of the U.S.…

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Baucus casts wide shadow over Montana Senate race

Baucus casts wide shadow over Montana Senate race

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Max Baucus’ decision not to seek re-election to the Senate after 35 years opened the door for Republicans to pick up one of the six Democratic…

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Obama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran’s UN envoy

Obama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran’s UN envoy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday aimed at blocking Iran’s chosen ambassador to the United Nations because of his ties to the 1979 takeover of the U.S.…

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US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline

US delays review of Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is giving federal agencies more time to review the Keystone XL pipeline before deciding whether to issue a permit.
That could push a decision…

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