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Pols show how not to do April Fools' Day

On Wednesday, politicians were funny for a day. Well, they tried anyway.

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Menendez indicted on corruption charges

Federal prosecutors indicted Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez on corruption charges on Wednesday for allegedly using his Senate office to push the business interests of a friend and donor in exchange…

Lois Lerner

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No contempt charges against Lois Lerner

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia has notified House Speaker John Boehner that it won't bring contempt of Congress charges against former Internal Revenue Service official Lois…

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Who is Asa Hutchinson?

Gov. Asa Hutchinson told state legislators Wednesday to go back to the drawing board to amend the bill that would have made Arkansas the 21st state with a "religious freedom" law on the books.

In the…

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Arkansas governor: Bill needs changes

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he does not plan to sign the religious freedom bill that sits on his desk right now, instead asking state lawmakers to make changes so the bill mirrors federal law.

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Arkansas gov. sends back religious freedom law after Walmart pressure

Under pressure from critics including the most powerful employer in Arkansas, Governor Asa Hutchinson has asked for changes to the state's controversial religious freedom law.

The move comes a day…

Kim-Ki Jong

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Man charged in stabbing of U.S. envoy

The man accused of stabbing U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert in Seoul last month is now charged with attempted murder, a South Korean court official said Wednesday.

Kim Ki-Jong has also been charged…

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GOP 2016 hopefuls back Indiana's new law

Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Bobby Jindal, Rick Santorum and Ben Carson are rushing to defend Indiana's "religious freedom" law, standing with social conservatives on a measure that opponents have said…

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Talks extended on Iran nuclear deal

Talks to reach a deal on a framework agreement on Iran's nuclear program will be extended an extra day, U.S. officials said Tuesday.

"‎We've made enough progress in the last days to merit staying…

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, November 2014

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Chaffetz subpoenas two Secret Service agents

The chairman of the House panel investigating Secret Service lapses has issued subpoenas to two agents who were on the scene for an early-March incident in which agents allegedly drove through an…

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