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The Hill
This week: Congress to snub Obama's last budgetPresident Obama is expected to release his final budget plan on Tuesday, but Re
This week: Congress to snub Obama's last budget
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
President Obama is expected to release his final budget plan on Tuesday, but Republicans on Capitol Hill are indicating that they won’t give it much thought. The chairmen of the House and Senate Budget Committees issued a joint statement late last... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Cardin: North Korea missile launch shows 'malign intent'U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Maryland, said the launch of a long-range missile in No
Cardin: North Korea missile launch shows 'malign intent'
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted yesterday
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, D-Maryland, said the launch of a long-range missile in North Korea is a clear demonstration of the malign intent of Pyongyang. "It is a clear and direct threat to U.S. national security interests and those of our allies and... Read more
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The Hill
Cruz blocks State Department nomineesSen. Ted Cruz blocked a Democratic push to approve a handful of State Departmen
Cruz blocks State Department nominees
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Sen. Ted Cruz blocked a Democratic push to approve a handful of State Department nominees on Wednesday, even though the Texas Republican is far from D.C., campaigning in New Hampshire. Democratic Sens. Ben Cardin (Md.), Jeanne Shaheen (N.H.) and Amy... Read more
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The Washington Times
WESLEY PRUDEN: Hillary Clinton needs a charisma transplantANALYSIS/OPINION: Frightened party-line Democrats think they’ve got a solution
WESLEY PRUDEN: Hillary Clinton needs a charisma transplant
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Frightened party-line Democrats think they’ve got a solution to their unique “woman problem” if they can find the right surgeon. Instead of finding an alternative to Hillary Clinton, they propose a charisma transplant. Perhaps the... Read more
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The Hill
Push for new Iran missile sanctions divides DemocratsAn early push in the Senate to pass new sanctions targeting Iran's ballistic mi
Push for new Iran missile sanctions divides Democrats
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
An early push in the Senate to pass new sanctions targeting Iran's ballistic missile program is threatening to divide Democrats. While lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are still hashing out the specifics, the issue is already splitting Democrats... Read more
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The Hill
Dem bill offers tax credit to help retirement savingsA group of Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday offered a bill
Dem bill offers tax credit to help retirement savings
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
A group of Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee on Thursday offered a bill that would enhance a tax credit to help working families save for retirement. Senate Finance Committee ranking member Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), who introduced the Encouraging... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
IRS phone service has left taxpayers on holdBALTIMORE — The Internal Revenue Service, which saw its workforce dwindle stead
IRS phone service has left taxpayers on hold
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
BALTIMORE — The Internal Revenue Service, which saw its workforce dwindle steadily from 2010 to 2015, says a modest budget increase has left it better equipped to respond to the tens of millions of Americans expected to call with questions during the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senators float Iran sanctionsWASHINGTON -- Just weeks after the Iran nuclear deal took effect, the Senate Fo
Senators float Iran sanctions
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Just weeks after the Iran nuclear deal took effect, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is taking fresh aim at Tehran with stepped-up sanctions to punish the Islamic Republic for aggressive non-nuclear activities. The committee's... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
O’Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentO'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been
O’Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 6 days ago
O'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been declared but as early results showed O'Malley garnering negligible support in the first primary contest. His plans were disclosed by two people familiar with his decision,... Read more
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The Columbian
Democrat O’Malley drops presidential bidDES MOINES, Iowa — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley ended his Democratic pr
Democrat O’Malley drops presidential bid
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in Iowa
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentFormer Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. O'Malley's... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nominationO'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nomination
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
O'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been declared but as early results showed O'Malley garnering negligible support in the first primary contest. His plans were disclosed by two people familiar with his decision,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic pr
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Island Packet
O’Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentFormer Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign
O’Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. O’Malley’s... Read more
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Daily Herald
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa -- Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic p
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in Iowa
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nominationO'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nomination
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
O'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been declared but as early results showed O'Malley garnering negligible support in the first primary contest. His plans were disclosed by two people familiar with his decision,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in Iowa
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in Iowa
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campai
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in IowaDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
Martin O'Malley will suspend his campaign after poor performance in Iowa
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Boston Globe
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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The Morning Call
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nominationO'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been
AP sources: Martin O'Malley suspends campaign for Democratic nomination
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
O'Malley's decision to drop out of the race came even before a winner had been declared but as early results showed O'Malley garnering negligible support in the first primary contest. His plans were disclosed by two people familiar with his decision,... Read more
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Denver Post
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for presidentDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democrat
O'Malley drops out of Democratic race for president
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley ended his Democratic presidential campaign Monday midway through vote-counting in the Iowa caucuses, terminating a bid that failed to gain traction against rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
IRS phone service has left taxpayers on holdThe Internal Revenue Service, which saw its workforce dwindle steadily from 201
IRS phone service has left taxpayers on hold
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The Internal Revenue Service, which saw its workforce dwindle steadily from 2010 to 2015, says a modest budget increase has left it better equipped to respond to the tens of millions of Americans expected to call with questions during the just-opened... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Oysters on the Slippery Slope?In a Bay of 700,000 acres, why make a big deal about eight acres? Could it be
Oysters on the Slippery Slope?
Bay Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
In a Bay of 700,000 acres, why make a big deal about eight acres? Could it be because those eight acres are the slippery slope on which restoration of Crassostrea virginica could lose its footing? With Chesapeake Country under blizzard watch, you... Read more
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TribLIVE
Visa waiver restrictions begin in bid to beef up national securityWASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced on Thursday that it has begun t
Visa waiver restrictions begin in bid to beef up national security
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration announced on Thursday that it has begun to implement restrictions to the visa waiver program Congress passed as part of the budget deal last month. The restrictions prevent nationals of 38 countries who have... Read more
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Canberra Times
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacksA Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ti
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacks
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
A Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration... Read more
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WA Today
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacksA Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ti
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacks
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
A Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacksA Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ti
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacks
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
A Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration... Read more
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The Age
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacksA Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ti
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacks
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
A Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacksA Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ti
Obama administration rolls out new visa waiver rules after terror attacks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
A Transportation Security Administration officer, left, checks a passenger's ticket, boarding pass and passport as part of security screening at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. Photo: AP Washington: The Obama administration... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
On the Bay: Hogan doesn't 'have the facts' on Baltimore power plant"I don't have a position on it because I don't have the facts," he said last we
On the Bay: Hogan doesn't 'have the facts' on Baltimore power plant
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
"I don't have a position on it because I don't have the facts," he said last week. Hogan was asked about the project by a Curtis Bay resident at the Annapolis Summit at the Governor Calvert House in Annapolis on Jan. 13. The Fairfield Renewable... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Empty Chamber“Sit and watch us for seven days,” one senator says of the deadlocked chamber.
The Empty Chamber
The New Yorker / Posted 22 days ago
“Sit and watch us for seven days,” one senator says of the deadlocked chamber. “You know what you’ll see happening? Nothing.”Credit Illustration by Steve Brodner “This is just one of those days when you want to throw up your hands and say, ‘What in... Read more
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Air Force Times
USAF Tech Sgt, wife petition to keep their family togetherAn Air Force family is petitioning the service, members of congress and the pub
USAF Tech Sgt, wife petition to keep their family together
Air Force Times / Posted 24 days ago
An Air Force family is petitioning the service, members of congress and the public to help keep their family together during their child’s time of need. Tech. Sgt. Daniel Hulter and his wife Jessica are asking through a Change.org petition to help... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sen. Ben Cardin touts western Maryland's power plant's battery storage systemU.S. Sen. Ben Cardin is visiting a western Maryland power plant to discuss its
Sen. Ben Cardin touts western Maryland's power plant's battery storage system
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin is visiting a western Maryland power plant to discuss its battery-based system for storing electricity for use during periods of peak energy consumption. Cardin scheduled the visit Friday to AES Corp.'s Warrior Run facility near... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Grant to Help Schools' Recovery Effort After Baltimore RiotsBALTIMORE (AP) - A federal grant will help ongoing recovery efforts for schools
Grant to Help Schools' Recovery Effort After Baltimore Riots
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 25 days ago
BALTIMORE (AP) - A federal grant will help ongoing recovery efforts for schools in Baltimore affected by last year's riots. Sen. Ben Cardin and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will join local leaders and Baltimore school principals on Thursday to... Read more
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FOX News
Iran releases 10 US Navy sailors after boat drifted in Persian GulfIran's Revolutionary Guard released 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained afte
Iran releases 10 US Navy sailors after boat drifted in Persian Gulf
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
Iran's Revolutionary Guard released 10 U.S. Navy sailors who were detained after two small Riverine boats drifted into Iranian territorial waters, the Pentagon confirmed Wednesday. A statement said that the sailors and the boats left the Iranian... Read more
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FOX News
Iran says prompt release of detained US sailors is 'speculation'Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said Wednesday that any report that 10 detained U.S.
Iran says prompt release of detained US sailors is 'speculation'
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
Iran’s Revolutionary Guard said Wednesday that any report that 10 detained U.S. Navy sailors would soon be released was "speculation." “What others say about the sailors’ prompt release is their speculation, and I don’t confirm or deny it,” Guard... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emailsWASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of e
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails
The Record Searchlight / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email account, missing a court-ordered goal for their production by a week. The department said that the... Read more
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Denver Post
State Department misses court deadline for Clinton emailsWASHINGTON — The State Department released an additional 3,000 pages of e-mails
State Department misses court deadline for Clinton emails
Denver Post / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON — The State Department released an additional 3,000 pages of e-mails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private e-mail account Friday, missing a court-ordered goal for their production by a week. The department said the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emailsWASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of e
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted a month ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email account, missing a court-ordered goal for their production by a week. The department said that the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emailsThe department said that the documents include 65 messages containing informati
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted a month ago
The department said that the documents include 65 messages containing information subsequently been deemed "confidential," the lowest classification. One document contained information determined to now be "secret," although it was not identified as... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emailsThe department said that the documents include 65 messages containing informati
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted a month ago
The department said that the documents include 65 messages containing information subsequently been deemed "confidential," the lowest classification. One document contained information determined to now be "secret," although it was not identified as... Read more
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The Columbian
State Dep’t misses court deadline for Clinton emailsWASHINGTON — The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of emails
State Dep’t misses court deadline for Clinton emails
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
WASHINGTON — The State Department released Friday another 3,000 pages of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private email account, missing a court-ordered goal for their production by a week. The department said that the... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emailsThe department said that the documents include 65 messages containing informati
State Dep't misses court deadline for Clinton emails
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted a month ago
The department said that the documents include 65 messages containing information subsequently been deemed "confidential," the lowest classification. One document contained information determined to now be "secret," although it was not identified as... Read more
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