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Local officials to ask senators for border security funds

Local officials to ask senators for border security funds WASHINGTON (AP) — A mayor whose town sits on the U.S. border with Mexico wants federal lawmakers to provide more money for border agents and dogs to help curb cross-border trafficking … Continue reading

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GOP backs CIA in dispute with Pelosi

GOP backs CIA in dispute with Pelosi WASHINGTON (AP) – Congressional Republicans are rushing to defend the CIA after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi accused the spy agency of misleading her and other lawmakers about its use of waterboarding during the … Continue reading

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Obama in Baghdad, tells troops Iraq must take over

Obama in Baghdad, tells troops Iraq must take over BAGHDAD (AP) – Cheered wildly by U.S. troops, President Barack Obama flew unannounced into Iraq on Tuesday and promptly declared it was time for Iraqis to “take responsibility for their country” … Continue reading

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White House planning more auto financial aid

White House planning more auto financial aid WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration was finishing work on a plan to give more financial aid to two Detroit automakers in return for tough cost-cutting measures that will ensure the companies’ survival. … Continue reading

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