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Menendez sets Iran decision announcement date

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 6:59pm







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Jesse Ventura: I want to be vice president

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 6:37pm
Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura said he hopes Donald Trump will win the Republican nomination -- and consider him for vice president.






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Zoo: Panda hormone spike could be pregnancy

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 6:36pm
Panda Mei Xiang started showing a spike in her hormone levels last month, an indicator that she could be pregnant, the Smithsonian's National Zoo said Friday.






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U.S. confirms ISIS used mustard agent

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 5:44pm
The U.S. government has test results from an ISIS attack in Hasakah, Syria, from two weeks ago that confirm the terror group used a mustard agent as a weapon, multiple U.S. intelligence and military officials told CNN on Friday.






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Ventura explains lawsuit against American Sniper 'liar'

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 4:37pm
Jesse "The Body" Ventura, the former Minnesota governor, touted Friday his victory in a $1.8 million defamation lawsuit against Chris Kyle, the former Navy SEAL who was the subject of "American Sniper."






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Clinton pitches scholarship, on-campus child care options

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 4:36pm
Hillary Clinton is proposing new $1,500 scholarships and expanded access to on-campus child care for college students who are parents -- the latest planks in her week-long roll-out of measures designed to rein in the costs of higher education.






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Barack Obama releases a Spotify #POTUSPlaylist

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 3:31pm
The White House released two Spotify playlists of songs on Friday morning, one for day and one for night, that were hand-picked by President Barack Obama, who's currently vacationing on Martha's Vineyard.






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Jenna Bush Hager gives birth to baby girl named Poppy

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 3:31pm
Jenna Bush Hager, the daughter of former President George W. Bush, gave birth Thursday to a baby girl named Poppy Louise, a name that's an homage to her grandfather Bush 41.






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Could Cruz gain from Trump controversies?

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 3:29pm







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Carter: Cancer has spread

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 3:23pm
Former President Jimmy Carter has cancer, and it has spread to other parts of his body, he announced Wednesday.






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Tearful Michigan lawmaker breaks silence in email scandal

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 2:59pm
The other half of an alleged affair in the Michigan Statehouse that resulted in a bizarre fake email about soliciting a male prostitute broke her silence on Friday -- tearfully apologizing and denying any knowledge of the scheme.






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Jake Tapper live tweets his trip to Havana

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 2:59pm
Jake Tapper is reporting from Cuba, as Secretary of State John Kerry opens the U.S. Embassy in Cuba. Take a look at Tapper's travel log below:






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Clinton aides vow to keep old State Dept. emails

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:13pm
Two top Hillary Clinton aides have given a federal judge assurances that they won't delete emails from their personal accounts related to their work during Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.






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Appeals court drops Joe Arpaio immigration case

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 1:09pm
A federal appeals court Friday dismissed a case brought by Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio challenging President Barack Obama's contentious executive actions on immigration.






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Republicans spar over vaccinations

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 12:13pm







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First debate shakes up 2016 Republican field

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 10:40am







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Biden making calls about 2016

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 9:45am







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Carly Fiorina's blast to the top-tier

Fri, 08/14/2015 - 9:22am







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