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Obama: U.S. not at war on radical Islam

President Barack Obama once again refused to label the fight against terrorism as a war on radical Islam or any kind of "religious war," insisting that such labels hurt efforts to root out radical ideologies in Muslim communities.

Obama also cautioned...

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McCain stands by Palin

Sen. John McCain says Sarah Palin "still has a strong base of support" if she decides to seek the Republicans' 2016 presidential nomination.

"I think that she ought to do whatever she feels that she would like to do. And I'm very supportive of anythi...

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Hong Kong's protesters: We are still here

They carried bright yellow umbrellas, chanting "I want true democracy," as they festively made their way through Hong Kong's streets.

For the first time in more than a month, demonstrators peacefully took to the roads, many said, to make their voices ...

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Obama: 'I'm proud of saving the economy'

Six years after taking office amid a deep economic recession, President Barack Obama is looking back on his successes with a smile.

"I'm proud of saving the economy," Obama told CNN's Fareed Zakaria in an interview on Tuesday when asked what he is mos...

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McCain defends 'low-life scum' remark

Sen. John McCain says the Code Pink protesters he called "low-life scum" at a hearing last week deserved it.

The Arizona Republican made the remark after protesters rushed a Senate Armed Services Committee witness table where 91-year-old Henry Kissin...

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Huckabee compares gay marriage to drinking

Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee says expecting Christians to accept same-sex marriage is "like asking someone who's Jewish to start serving bacon-wrapped shrimp in their deli."

He also called homosexuality a lifestyle choice, like drink...

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Chris Christie to meet with David Cameron in Britain

Gov. Chris Christie will meet with Prime Minister David Cameron when the New Jersey Republican heads to Britain for a trade mission, a trip that will give Christie a chance to strengthen his foreign policy credentials.

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Who actually benefits from Obama's 'Middle Class Economics'?

President Obama says he's all about the middle class. But a Tax Policy Center fellow says many in the middle class won't benefit from Obama's proposal.

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Mike Pence's very bad week

It should have been Mike Pence's strongest moment as Indiana governor -- a chance to showcase his style of executive leadership on the national stage. Instead, the week turned into a calamity of Team Pence's own making.

The leaked details of a bizarr...

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Obama, Dalai Lama to attend prayer breakfast

President Barack Obama will appear at a public event next week that the Dalai Lama is also attending, a move that is likely to anger Chinese officials.

Obama will address attendees about the importance of religious freedom on Feb. 5 at the annual Nati...

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