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  1. Obama Visits IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, gives President Barack Obama a copy of a 1950 telegram from Secretary of State Dean Acheson to the head of India's constitutional assembly, as they meet at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, Jan. 25, 2015. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi talk in the gardens of the Hyderabad House in New Delhi, Jan. 25, 2015.

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  2. Obama's presidential 'namaste'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Obama is the first American leader ... . U.S. President Barack Obama arrives to offer floral tributes at the site where Indian independence icon Mahatma Gandhi was cremated in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.

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  3. U.S. Sen. Tim Scott going to Selma for a oeBloody Sundaya 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    U.S. Sen. Tim Scott will take part in the remembrance ceremonies marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights-era Selma to Montgomery voting rights march. Scott, R-S.C., is a co-leader of the bipartisan Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage that U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., is leading with the Faith & Politics Institute.

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  4. Netanyahu Defends Planned Congress Speech as Anti-Iran StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defended on Sunday a planned speech to the U.S. Congress about Iran, saying he had a moral obligation to take every opportunity to speak out on an issue that poses a mortal threat to his country. His visit to Washington in March has opened up a political rift in the United States and has drawn accusations in Israel that Netanyahu is undermining a strategic alliance to win an election due to take place shortly after the planned speech.

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  5. GOP 2016 Hopefuls Wow Conservatives at Iowa Freedom SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    The robust Christian right in early-voting Iowa plays an outsize role in helping determine the Republican presidential nominee, a political reality not lost on the parade of would-be 2016 candidates trying to draw attention at a Saturday gathering of social conservatives. Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin, former Govs. Rick Perry of Texas and Mike Huckabee of Arkansas, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and many others turned the Iowa Freedom Forum into the unofficial launch of the next campaign for the Iowa caucuses.

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  6. Obama 'deeply concerned' about latest violence in UkraineRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A piece of an exploded Grad missile is photographed outside an apartment building in Vostochniy, district of Mariupol, Eastern Ukraine, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said.

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  7. Obama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not affectedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Protesters hold posters against Houthi Shiite rebels who hold the capital, Sanna, amid a power vacuum as they hold a demonstration in Sanaa on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Some 20,000 marched Saturday across the capital, where demonstrators converged on the house of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who resigned Thursday along with his Cabinet.

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  8. Analysis: GOP calls for bipartisanship, says Obama defiantRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this photo taken Jan. 21, 2015, House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio, meets with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. Winners by far in last fall's elections, Republicans now demand bipartisanship from President Barack Obama as their due and the voters' desire.

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  9. Distinguished polRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    There were many stand outs this week. Sen. Mitch McConnell ran the Senate just as he promised, enabling him to crow: "We just cast our 15th roll call vote on an amendment on this bill, which is more votes - more roll call votes on amendments than the entire United States Senate [did] in all of 2014."

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  10. Obama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Protesters hold posters against Houthi Shiite rebels who hold the capital, Sanna, amid a power vacuum as they hold a demonstration in Sanaa on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Some 20,000 marched Saturday across the capital, where demonstrators converged on the house of President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who resigned Thursday along with his Cabinet.

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  11. Gal-On petitions to ban broadcast of Netanyahu speech to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Meretz leader argument grounded in rule that it is illegal to broadcast campaign speeches for 60 days before an election. Israeli television and radio stations should not broadcast Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to both houses of the US Congress in March, because it is illegal election campaigning, Meretz leader Zehava Gal-On wrote in a petition to the Central Election Committee Sunday.

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  12. Turkish president in Somalia to launch development projectsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KAUZ

    President Barack Obama was greeted in India Sunday with an elaborate welcome at the country's sprawling presidential palace, then he solemnly laid a wreath at a memorial honoring the father of India's... Seizing on their personal bond, President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi voiced optimism Sunday that they could find common ground on defense, commerce and environmental issues. Obama said the two... The latest in avalanche safety gear is on display at this week's Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City.

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  13. Mera pyar bhara namaskar: Top quotes from Obama-Modi presserRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    After their chai pe charcha, US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the media in a joint presser. 8) Terrorism remains a principal global threat.

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  14. Rivlin Visits US Amid Netanyahu Congress TensionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Israeli President Reuven Rivlin left Sunday on his first official visit to the United States, where he will address a UN session marking 70 years since the end of the Holocaust. His trip comes at a point of high tension between Israel and Washington after Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu accepted a controversial invitation to address a joint session of Congress in early March in a move which was not coordinated with the White House.

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  15. Obama arrives in India where stacked agenda and high expectations awaitRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSFO AM 560

    President Obama said Sunday his visit to India "reflects my commitment since the beginning of my presidency to deepen our ties with India." At a joint news conference with Obama, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said long-standing differences have been ironed out to help advance civil nuclear cooperation between the two countries.

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  16. GOP Summit - The Good, The Bad & The CrazyBy Ana Marie CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

    GOP presidential contenders flocked to Iowa on Saturday to try out their pitches on the unofficial beginning of the Iowa Caucus. Hint: Sarah Palin has lost her mind.

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  17. U.S. and Saudi Arabia uneasy allies in turbulent Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Long-standing ties between the United States, the world's oldest democracy, and Saudi Arabia, an ultraconservative Islamic absolute monarchy, have strained at times, but the unlikely allies remain bound by mutual interests in regional stability and oil. The depth of the complex relationship was highlighted late Thursday as President Barack Obama mourned the loss of king Abdullah, saying he had "appreciated our genuine and warm friendship" praising the late monarch as both "candid" and "bold."

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  18. U.S foreign policy still a muddleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    If anyone still needed proof of President Barack Obama's reluctance to let foreign policy distract from his domestic agenda, he provided an excess in his State of the Union address. In the brief foreign policy portion of the speech, Obama revisited his constant themes: He trumpeted the end of America's combat missions abroad and the need for allies to shoulder the burdens of fighting terrorism - with our assistance.

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  19. McCain greeted by boosat GOP meetingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    U.S. Sen. John McCain on Saturday delivered a fiery speech on foreign policy in the face of many of his conservative critics at the Arizona Republican PartyA s state meeting, earning a noisy mix of boos and cheers at the same annual gathering where in 2014 he was censured in absentia for being too liberal on issues such as immigration reform." It was only a handful of people who were negative," McCain, R-Ariz., told The Arizona Republic after he spoke.

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  20. Narendra Modi OutshinesMichelle Obama With Airport OutfitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to India began with a pair of style statements. It was not Mr. Obama who sent a sartorial message, but his wife First Lady Michelle Obama and his host, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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