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Obama attacks Netanyahu's credibility

The differences between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were on display Monday when the two offered dramatically divergent takes on a nuclear deal with Iran -- even as Netanyahu struck a conciliatory tone during h...

Netanyahu in Jerusalem

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Dozens of Democrats skipping Netanyahu's speech

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday has further strained an already tense relationship with President Barack Obama.

And a number of top Democrats --- including Vice President Joe Biden, whose jo...

Israeli prime minister prepares to address US Congress

Israeli prime minister prepares to address US Congress

He said he means no disrespect to President Obama, but Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is ruffling a lot of feathers in Washington.

Big John Ulrich

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'Big John' Ulrich, former restaurateur, councilman, dies

"Big John" Ulrich, a Reading man known both for his big heart and colorful suspenders, has died. He was 84.

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White House lawn temporarily locked down

Three men were arrested and charged with unlawful entry between Sunday and Monday after crossing onto unauthorized grounds near the White House.

The Secret Service temporarily locked down the White House's North Lawn on Monday morning after a man ente...

Air traffic control

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Air Traffic Control vulnerable to hacking

Problems with the Federal Aviation Administration's cybersecurity is "threatening the agency's ability to ensure the safe and uninterrupted operation of the national airspace system," a new Government Accountability Office report out Monday found.

Jeb Bush in Detroit

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Bush won't sign no-taxes pledge

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will not sign a pledge promising not to raise taxes, or any pledges from "lobbying groups," a spokeswoman said this weekend.

Barbara Mikulski

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Longest serving female senator to retire

Sen. Barbara Mikulski, the longest serving female senator in history, will retire at the end of her term.

Israeli leader seeks to bolster ties with Jordan

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Poll: Nearly half of Americans disapprove of Netanyahu invite

As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepares to make his case on Iran's nuclear abilities in a controversial speech to Congress on Tuesday, nearly half of Americans believe it was wrong to invite him to deliver it, according to a new poll.

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Netanyahu to lay out elements of Iran deal

During his upcoming speech to Congress, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will lay out the details of what he understands to be the nuclear agreement between world powers and Iran, hoping it will prompt lawmakers to question the administratio...

Scott Walker

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Scott Walker reverses immigration stance

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Sunday that his "view has changed" on immigration and he no longer supports reforms that would allow undocumented immigrants to remain in the United States.

 

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5 fun facts about Barack Obama

Obama preparing for Tuesday debate

Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday. Find out five interesting facts about the commander in chief.

The British Monarchy

Prince George

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Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday. Take a look at the family tree of the British monarchy and learn a bit about George's great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth.

The legacy of JFK

JFK side profile

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

JFK was assassinated riding in the motorcade in Dallas, Texas 50 years ago.  Years later his legacy still lives on through his influence on the Peace Corps, the Space Race and in Civil Rights.  Take a look at this interactive to review a timeline of important events, as well as, watch and listen to powerful JFK speeches.

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Netanyahu appears before AIPAC

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke before the American Israel Public Affairs Committee on Monday to talk about his country's national security.

Netanyahu: 'I appreciate Obama's actions'

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he is deeply grateful for everything President Obama has done for his country.

CPAC one-liners, zingers and flops

Sen. Rand Paul addresses CPAC

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    Dr. Seuss is born, "King Kong" premieres, Elmer Fudd makes his debut, Wilt Chamberlain scores 100, and compact discs hit the American market for the first time, all on this day.

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"Big John" Ulrich, a Reading man known both for his big heart and colorful suspenders, has died. He was 84.

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