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Rubio's Path To The Nomination And 3 Obstacles In His Way

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:03am

The junior Florida Republican senator is expected to jump into the race for the presidency Monday. He has some strengths but also hurdles to overcome.

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Britain Backs Away From World Stage In Lead-Up To Elections

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:50am

As the U.K. heads into elections, its role on the world stage is shrinking. Foreign policy is barely an issue for British voters, as the country remains focused almost entirely on domestic issues.

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Clinton Announces Presidential Campaign, Hops In A Van To Iowa

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 9:21pm

The former first lady, protected by Secret Service for 20 years, and the former secretary of state, who logged the most miles traveled ever, is headed to Iowa... in a van she calls her "Scooby" van.

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Presidential Announcements Offer Insight Into How Candidates Run

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 4:23pm

Hillary Clinton officially announced her candidacy for president Sunday in a video posted on her website. Where candidates choose to announce give voters a first glimpse at how they will run.

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Hillary Clinton, Polarizing Or Misunderstood, Jumps Into Race For President

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 2:26pm

As Clinton launches into her second presidential campaign, she'll be re-introducing herself to voters who largely think they have her figured out.

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It's Official: Hillary Clinton Announces Presidential Run

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 2:11pm

Clinton, a former secretary of state, U.S. senator from New York and first lady, is the first Democrat to officially announce a presidential run — and she's by far the favorite to win the nomination.

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Clinton To Roll Out Her Campaign On The Small Stage

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 6:19am

Hillary Clinton is expected to announce Sunday that she is formally a candidate for president. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to NPR's Tamara Keith, who will be covering Clinton's 2016 campaign.

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Obama, Castro Meet In 'Spirit Of Openness'

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 6:19am

President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro shared a stage for the first time since the U.S. and Cuba began moving toward normalizing relations.

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New START Nuke Deal With Russia May Be Aging — But It's Not Over

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 5:08pm

Five years have gone by since President Obama signed the nuclear treaty with then-Russian President Dmitry Medvedev. Long after negotiations reached their end, the deal's merits still provoke debate.

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