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Romney not running in 2016

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will not make a third run for president, he told supporters on a Friday morning call, saying he believes it's "best to give other leaders in the party the…

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Hagel: Gitmo transfers source of friction

White House officials pressured Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to increase the pace of detainee transfers from the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, the outgoing secretary acknowledged to CNN's…

Chuck Hagel interview

Drone maker: Malfunction 'highly unlikely'

The owner of a small drone that crashed at the White House earlier this week is blaming technical problems with the DJI Phantom quadcopter for the apparent mishap, though the creator of the…

White House drone

Kerry fined for unshoveled sidewalk

Like everyone else, Secretary of State John Kerry needs to make sure the sidewalk around his home gets shoveled.

John Kerry

Pentagon: Bergdahl detainee returned to fight

The U.S. military and intelligence community now suspect that one of the five Taliban detainees released from Guantanamo Bay in return for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in May of last year has attempted to…

Bowe Bergdahl release

Obama unveils new medical research initiative

President Barack Obama on Friday announced the details of his "Precision Medicine Initiative," a proposal aimed at pushing the U.S. to the forefront of cutting edge medical treatments.

The…

Obama sequestration remarks

Kerry fined for not shoveling snow from sidewalk

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has been fined for not clearing snow from the sidewalk by his house.

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Santorum staffing up in South Carolina

Rick Santorum is expanding his nonprofit to the all-important early primary state of South Carolina, a move that's certain to heighten speculation over his potential presidential run.

South…

Santorum speaks to followers

Sequester that everyone hates is hard to replace

There's one thing Democrats and Republicans agree on: It's time to get rid of the forced spending cuts known in Washington as the sequester.

But reaching a deal on the next question -- what…

Obama, D-Day 70th anniversary

Graham: 'I'm tired of just complaining'

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he is testing the waters on a presidential run because he is sick of hearing himself complain.

"I complain a lot and also have some solutions. I'm tired of just…

Lindsey Graham presidential run

Klan leader 'just might' run against Scalise

Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke suggested on Wednesday he might primary Louisiana Republican Rep. Steve Scalise, after Scalise distanced himself from an event hosted by Duke's white…

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Key data on Afghan reconstruction withheld

The U.S. military has, for the first time, classified key data about reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan, in a move that has frustrated one government watchdog and left the public in the dark…

US soldier, Afghanistan

WH: No, Castro, you can't have Gitmo back

Just over a month after the release of American aid worker Alan Gross from a Cuban prison ushered in a new era between Washington and Havana, the relationship is facing a new chill.

Gitmo, Guantanamo Bay

Senate passes Keystone XL measure

The Senate passed a bipartisan bill on Thursday to clear construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, a controversial project that would transport oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.

The vote…

Keystone Pipeline

Obama to rally Democrats in Philly

After giving up on his controversial plan to end 529 college savings plans, President Barack Obama will attempt to draw a new battle line with congressional Republicans over automatic spending…

Obama

Committee approves Iran sanctions bill

The Senate Banking Committee approved Thursday a bill that would impose additional sanctions on Iran if negotiations to curb the country's nuclear program fail.

Iran map

White House drops college savings proposal

The White House is giving up on a costly fight with Congress over the Obama administration's increasingly unpopular proposal to effectively end 529 college savings plans.

A White House official…

college classroom lecture hall

Boehner defends House GOP immigration lawsuit

House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday confirmed House Republicans are filing a lawsuit against Obama's executive action delaying deportations for millions of immigrants here illegally.

"The…

John Boehner

The Obama oil boom

The greatest oil boom in this nation's history has occurred during the tenure of self-proclaimed environmentalist Barack Obama.

Oil fracking in California
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Romney not running in 2016

Chuck Hagel interview

Hagel: Gitmo transfers source of friction

White House drone

Drone maker: Malfunction 'highly unlikely'

John Kerry

Kerry fined for unshoveled sidewalk

Bowe Bergdahl release

Pentagon: Bergdahl detainee returned to fight

Obama sequestration remarks

Obama unveils new medical research initiative

JOHN KERRY IRAN TALKS EXTENDED

Kerry fined for not shoveling snow from sidewalk

Santorum speaks to followers

Santorum staffing up in South Carolina

Obama, D-Day 70th anniversary

Sequester that everyone hates is hard to replace

Lindsey Graham presidential run

Graham: 'I'm tired of just complaining'

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Klan leader 'just might' run against Scalise

US soldier, Afghanistan

Key data on Afghan reconstruction withheld

Gitmo, Guantanamo Bay

WH: No, Castro, you can't have Gitmo back

Keystone Pipeline

Senate passes Keystone XL measure

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Obama to rally Democrats in Philly

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Committee approves Iran sanctions bill

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White House drops college savings proposal

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Boehner defends House GOP immigration lawsuit

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