2012 Presidential Election

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  1. News Analysis: Obama faces tough sell in own party on trade dealsRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    For the first time in his six years in the White House , U.S. President Barack Obama is facing a tougher sell to his fellow Democrats rather than pro-trade Republicans as the administration steps up efforts to push for an ambitious trade agenda this year. The administration aims to conclude the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade talks with 11 other countries in the Asia-Pacific region and make substantial progress in the Trans- Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership negotiations with the European Union in 2015, cementing a trade legacy before public attention shifts to the 2016 presidential election.

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  2. Gift returns: Sterling wife wants house, $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News9 Oklahoma City

    Shelly Sterling, estranged wife of former Los Angeles Clippers basketball team owner Donald Sterling, leaves for the lunch break during her lawsuit against her husband's mistress in Los Angeles Superior Court Wednesday, March 25, 20... . Shelly Sterling, estranged wife of former Los Angeles Clippers basketball team owner Donald Sterling, leaves for the lunch break during her lawsuit against her husband's mistress in Los Angeles Superior Court Wednesday, March 25, 20... .

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  3. Senate Democratic Leader Reid announces retirement - Fox News First:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced Friday he will retire at the end of his term, closing a long and controversial career in Congress that spanned four decades. Appearing with bruises on his face from a recent at-home exercising accident, Reid, 75, said the injury has allowed him and his family to have a "little down-time," giving him time to think.

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  4. Reid leaves a parting gift for his party: A quiet and bloodless successionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Post

    Sen. Charles E. Schumer, , with Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid , seems to have the upper hand in the race to replace Reid, who announced his retirement Friday. In his eight years as the Senate's Democratic leader, Harry Reid earned a reputation for legislative sorcery epitomized by the way in which he muscled President Obama's health-care reform bill through the Senate.

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  5. Nigeria president warns against bloodshed ahead of Saturday pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Times

    ABUJA: Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan warned against violence ahead of Saturday's presidential election as people stockpiled food, cash and fuel for fear of post-election clashes. Jonathan will face former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari in what is seen as the closest presidential race since the end of military rule in 1999.

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  6. Aaron Hernandez fiancee discusses money, gun at murder trialRead the original story

    Friday | WLNE-TV Providence

    Amanda Knox says she's "tremendously relieved and grateful" that Italy's highest court overturned her murder conviction in the slaying of her roommate. Amanda Knox says she's "tremendously relieved and grateful" that Italy's highest court overturned her murder conviction in the slaying of her roommate.

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  7. Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned by Italy high courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTEN-TV Denison

    American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend expect to learn their fate Friday when ... . Amanda Knox's lawyer Carlo Dalla Vedova arrives at the Italy's highest court building, in Rome, Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  8. The Latest: Church service in Duesseldorf for crash familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTEN-TV Denison

    Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed wit... . The German flag and the Lufthansa flag fly at half staff at The Airline Training Center Arizona, Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Goodyear Airport in Goodyear, Ariz.

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  9. Obama urges expansion of 'take child to work' dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KAUZ

    A judge on Friday ordered a jury to resume deliberations in a Silicon Valley gender bias case after a discrepancy was discovered in the jury count. The University of Oklahoma is expected to disclose the results of its investigation into a racist fraternity chant that was captured on video.

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  10. Lawmakers, police chiefs clash over secrecy of officer namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Villasenor, writing as chief of the Arizona Association of Chi... Jurors who will decide the outcome of a much-watched gender discrimination lawsuit against a prestigious Silicon Valley venture capital firm are set to enter their third day of deliberations. A judge on Friday ordered a jury to resume deliberations in a Silicon Valley gender bias case after a discrepancy was discovered in the jury count.

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  11. Harry Reid Leaves Behind a Complicated LegacyRead the original story

    Friday | WMAL-AM Washington

    Harry Reid detonated his Senate retirement bombshell in the same tough way he ran the chamber -- spending months calculating his options behind closed doors before acting in a sudden bolt of understated drama. The top Senate Democrat rocked Washington on Friday with a YouTube announcement that he would not run for re-election, vacating a power base he used to confound Republicans and shepherd the centerpieces of President Barack Obama's liberal political legacy into law.

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  12. Harry Reid to retire, endorses Schumer to replace himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said Friday he won't seek reelection in 2016, and endorsed New York Sen. Charles Schumer as his successor for his leadership post. The fifth-term Nevada Democrat has spent months denying retirement rumors, which grew louder after he suffered serious injuries in an exercising accident on New Year's Day.

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  13. Marriage plans and writing occupy Amanda KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    American Amanda Knox and her Italian ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito expect to learn their fate Friday wh... . FILE -- In this Oct. 4, 2011 file photo Amanda Knox, flanked by her mother Edda Mellas, gestures at a news conference in Seattle, after returning home from Italy.

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  14. California woman, friend charged in alleged baby-theft plotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Southern California authorities have arrested four people in ... . Long Beach Police Chief Robert Luna, left, confers with Mayor Robert Garcia after announcing the arrest of 4 people in connection with the death of 3-week-old Eliza De La Cruz in Long Beach, Calif., on Wednesd... .

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  15. How Harry Reid Changedthe Federal CourtsRead the original story

    Friday | Lucianne.com

    Harry Reid, the Democratic leader in the Senate, who announced today that he will not run for reelection in 2016, leaves an imposing legacy-the transformation of the federal judiciary. When Barack Obama took office, in 2009, he had a long agenda-mending a collapsing economy, transforming health care, and ending two wars, to name just the top items.

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  16. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Friday | Lucianne.com

    Former Taliban prisoner and U.S. Army soldier Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl told military investigators that he left his base in June 2009 to report on misconduct in his unit and always intended to come right back. That will also be his defense if and when he faces a court martial for desertion, according to his lawyer.

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    Friday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Woman charged under new Colorado law in mom attack - ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida Firefighters on Friday used high-powered water towers to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's trendy East Village as authorities reported that two people were still... Someone may have improperly tapped a gas line before an explosion that leveled three apartment buildings and injured nearly two dozen people, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday as firefighters soaked the still-smoldering... Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced Friday he will not seek re-election to another term, saying he wanted to focus on bringing Democrats back to power in the Senate rather than his own re-election.

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  18. AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Atlanta

    Yatsenyuk said in an interview with The Associated Press, Friday, that R... . Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk talks with reporters during an interview with the Associated Press in Kiev, Ukraine, Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  19. Notre Dame eyes history with shot at beating KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Atlanta

    Notre Dame plays unbeaten Kentucky a regional final on Saturday, with the... . Notre Dame's Pat Connaughton answers question during the team's news conference at the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Cleveland.

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  20. Obama's inconsistency is an insult to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    From Reuters, “ Arab League, Abbas reject recognising Israel as 'Jewish state ,” , "The Arab League on Sunday endorsed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's rejection of Israel's demand for recognition as a Jewish state, as U.S.-backed peace talks approach a deadline next month."   From the Associated Press, “ Obama chief of staff: US cannot pretend Netanyahu didn't disavow Palestinian state ,” , "President Barack Obama's chief of staff rejected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's attempts to distance himself from his comments rejecting Palestinian statehood, telling an Israel advocacy group Monday that the U.S. can't just overlook what Netanyahu said on the eve of his re-election."

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