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This morning, Netanyahu tried to downplay his tensions with Obama. Did it work?

“Reports of the demise of U.S.-Israeli relations are not only premature, they’re just wrong,” Netanyahu told the audience.

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For Hillary and Bibi, a long and sometimes fraught relationship

(Brendan Smialowski / AP)

If Clinton becomes president, Netanyahu will see his old sparring partner as an improvement over Obama. But he’d rather have a hawkish Republican.

Split over ‘tactics’ is to blame for DHS funding impasse, House GOP leaders say

The defeat of a House DHS bill is not a sign of a more profound rift between conservative and moderate Republican factions, they insist.

Rick Perry questions Hillary Clinton’s ethical judgment

The former Texas governor asks Hillary Clinton, “Where’s your loyalty?“

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Obama staying out of the GOP crossfire in shutdown fight

(Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg)

White House has vowed no bargains to help resolve the Republican impasse over the DHS bill.

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After eight years together, Boehner and McConnell still clash over strategy

(J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

The House speaker and the Senate majority leader share a political party but not an approach to success.

Aretha Franklin fist-bumps Obama at ceremony for Attorney General Eric Holder

Attorney General steps down after serving as the nation’s top lawyer since 2009 under President Obama.

President Obama on Leonard Nimoy: ‘I loved Spock’

“Long before being nerdy was cool, there was Leonard Nimoy,” the president said following Nimoy’s death at 83.

 

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