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Clinton also used iPad for email; mixed personal, work chats
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton emailed her staff on an iPad as well as a BlackBerry while secretary of state, despite her explanation she exclusively used a personal email address on a homebrew server so that she could carry a single device, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press....

Liberal Dems, GOP cling to hope Warren runs for president
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans and liberal Democrats have something in common: Both are trying to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president....

White House: Iran nuke talks could continue beyond deadline
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers could be extended past Tuesday's deadline for the outline of an agreement if enough progress is made to justify it, the White House said....

Gowdy sets May 1 deadline for Clinton interview on emails
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The chairman of a House committee investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, said Tuesday he wants to interview Hillary Rodham Clinton by May 1....

Democrat O'Malley hits GOP support for Indiana law
BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) -- Likely Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley says it's "shameful" for Republicans to support an Indiana law that critics see as legalizing discrimination against gays and lesbians....

US hits Syrian bank official, 3 companies with sanctions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. is imposing new sanctions on Syria's government aimed at blunting its weapons programs and pushing it into negotiations with rebels....

IRS chief: Processing backlog of tax-exempt groups is gone
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The head of the IRS says his agency has eliminated a huge processing backlog of groups seeking tax-exempt status....

AP Exclusive: Big rigs often go faster than tires can handle
DETROIT (AP) -- Many tractor-trailers on the nation's roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed to handle, a practice that has been linked to wrecks and blowouts but has largely escaped the attention of highway officials....

Obama vetoes measure against swifter union elections
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Tuesday vetoed a measure passed by the Republican-run Congress blocking the National Labor Relations Board from streamlining the process for union elections, saying government should not make it harder for workers to be heard in the workplace....

Lawmaker's staff to face tough prosecutor in spending probe
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some of Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock's current and previous employees will appear before a federal grand jury next month to answer questions about their old boss. When they do, they'll likely face a prosecutor with a tough, meticulous reputation....

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