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  • Obama to attend opening of Institute honoring Sen. Kennedy

    President Barack Obama summoned today's quarrelsome political leaders to emulate the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy in the pursuit of compromise on Monday, and said a new institute that bears the longtime Massachusetts senator's name can be as much an...
  • Meir: Israel winning military battle, failing in public relations

    Meir: Israel winning military battle, failing in public relations
    Former Israeli ambassador and diplomat Gideon Meir said that Israel is winning the military battle against Hamas and other terrorist organizations, but is failing to win the public relations battle to convince international organizations, such as the...
  • Comer: Kentucky's Medicaid enrollments not sustainable

    Kentucky can't sustain the cost of expanded Medicaid enrollments under the federal Affordable Care Act and needs to cut the rolls, Republican gubernatorial hopeful James Comer said Monday while promoting his health care plan. Speaking to a group that...
  • Duckworth makes video announcement for 2016 Senate bid

    Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois announced Monday she's running for U.S. Senate in 2016, setting up a high-profile challenge to Republican Sen. Mark Kirk's re-election bid. "I'm running for the United States Senate in 2016 because it's...
  • Dedicating Ted Kennedy institute, Obama recalls senator as consensus builder

    Dedicating Ted Kennedy institute, Obama recalls senator as consensus builder
    President Obama called the work of the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy a positive example for a country increasingly weary of politics, saying Monday that he hoped a new institute devoted to Kennedy's work and the Senate he served in could "help plant the...
  • AP Exclusive: NSA weighed ending phone program before leak

    The National Security Agency considered abandoning its secret program to collect and store American calling records in the months before leaker Edward Snowden revealed the practice, current and former intelligence officials say, because some officials...
  • Obama to finally visit Kenya as president

    When Barack Obama visited his father's homeland of Kenya in 2006, thousands flocked to the streets to see the fast-risingU.S.senator whom many embraced as if he were a native son. Now, Obama is preparing to make his first visit to Kenya as U.S. president...
  • Sen. Harry Reid, Longtime Friend of Joe Lieberman, To Retire

    Sen. Harry Reid, Longtime Friend of Joe Lieberman, To Retire
    U.S. Senator Harry Reid, one of the most prominent and powerful senators in recent years, will not seek reelection in 2016 and will retire from the historic chamber. Reid was a longtime friend of former U.S. Senator Joe Lieberman who stood by...
  • Obama to headline Kennedy Institute dedication

    President Barack Obama is headlining the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate, a facility that includes a full-size replica of the chamber where the late Massachusetts Democratic senator served for 47 years. Vice President...
  • Obama votes absentee for Emanuel in Chicago mayoral runoff

    Officials with the Democratic National Committee say President Barack Obama has voted absentee for Mayor Rahm Emanuel in Chicago's mayoral runoff election. The committee released a photo Monday morning of Obama filling out his ballot. Obama says in a...
  • Obama can't escape war

    Obama can't escape war
    There's a certain irony in the fact that the American president who won the office vowing to end the two wars he inherited finds himself after six years as much a wartime president as the man he succeeded. President George W. Bush seized the role with...