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President Obama calls for pro-Russia Ukrainian separatists to open site of Malaysia Airlines crash Video included

President Obama called on Russia Monday to use its influence over the pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine to let investigators full access to the site of the downed Malaysian plane. More>>

International investigators are struggling to get access to the malaysian plane crash site Video included

With Russian President Vladimir Putin now joining the leaders calling on rebels in Ukraine to grant access to international investigators, there's hope of progress, but the question is how much evidence has already been destroyed. More>>

International investigators hope to begin their search for the cause of a passenger jet plane crashing in eastern Ukraine Video included

Friday, international investigators were hoping to begin their search for the cause of the crash of a passenger jet in war-torn eastern Ukraine. More>>

President Obama is trying to use U.S. influence to calm some areas of the world in conflict Video included

Thursday morning, President Obama is tried using U.S. influence to calm two troubled areas of the world. More>>

NJ Gov. Christie to be in Iowa and 2016 spotlight

Chris Christie heads the Republican Governors Association and says that's why he'll be in Iowa on Thursday - to raise money for other politicians. More>>

Republicans and Democrats work to compromise on a bill to ease the pressure on the southern border Video included

Republicans and Democrats are trying to find bipartisan compromise on a plan that will tighten up border security, but care for underage immigrants while they're on this side of the border. More>>

President Obama works to get an infrastructure bill through Congress Video included

President Obama hit the road Tuesday to talk about highways and bridges, critical infrastructure and repairs that won't get funded if Congress doesn't act before going on its summer break.
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Senate candidate records GOP address, then deploys

A new item on Lt. Col. Joni Ernst's checklist as she packed up for annual training with the Iowa National Guard: denounce the health care law in the weekly Republican radio address. More>>

5 things about Cleveland, likely GOP host in 2016

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Good or bad, Cleveland - all but certain to host the Republican Party's presidential nominating convention in 2016 - is hard to ignore. It's a city with a rich history and bragging rights to things both quirky and... More>>

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  • GOP voters in Ga. to decide Senate nominee

    GOP voters in Ga. to decide Senate nominee

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:04 AM EDT2014-07-22 09:04:39 GMT
    After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to...More >>
    After a bruising nine-week runoff campaign, Georgia Republicans will finally have their Senate nominee who will compete against Democrat Michelle Nunn for a seat the GOP can ill afford to lose as the party looks to take...More >>
  • Egypt calls for Israeli, Palestinian peace talks

    Egypt calls for Israeli, Palestinian peace talks

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 4:51 AM EDT2014-07-22 08:51:47 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support for a Mideast cease-fire. But he acknowledges the differences between Israel and Hamas run very deep and must be addressed in any long-term...More >>
    Egypt's foreign minister raised the possibility Tuesday of restarting stalled peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians as part of negotiating a cease-fire in the war that has broken out on the Gaza Strip.More >>
  • Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success

    Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 3:52 AM EDT2014-07-22 07:52:47 GMT
    A gridlocked Congress failed to do the big things: overhauling the nation's immigration system, reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code and stiffening background checks on gun buyers. Now it's time to see...More >>
    A gridlocked Congress failed to do the big things: overhauling the nation's immigration system, reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code and stiffening background checks on gun buyers. Now it's time to see whether...More >>
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