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News Guide: Super PAC backing Cruz gets $10 million donation
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly all of the contenders for president are encouraging their deep-pocketed donors to give not just to their campaigns, but to groups known as super PACs as well....

Hillary, Bill Clinton earn more than $139M between 2007-14
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned more than $139 million between 2007 and 2014, according to eight years of federal income tax returns released by her campaign on Friday....

Clinton releases tax, health records on busy Friday
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband paid close to $44 million in federal taxes since 2007 and she is in "excellent physical condition" - two facts that emerged Friday in a flood of disclosures about the Democratic presidential candidate pushed out by her campaign on a busy summer day....

Clinton's doctor says 2016 candidate in 'excellent' health
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton's physician said Friday that the Democratic presidential candidate is in "excellent physical condition" and has completely recovered from the effects of a concussion she suffered in 2012, pronouncing her "fit to serve as president of the United States."...

White House says former Taliban leader Mullah Omar is dead
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says U.S. intelligence agencies have determined that former Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar is dead, and says his demise "represents a chance for yet more progress on the path to a stable, secure Afghanistan."...

Despite bombing, Islamic State is no weaker than a year ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After billions of dollars spent and more than 10,000 extremist fighters killed, the Islamic State group is fundamentally no weaker than it was when the U.S.-led bombing campaign began a year ago, American intelligence agencies have concluded....

Dozens of Clinton emails censored for security reasons
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Dozens of emails that traversed Hillary Clinton's private, unsecure home server contain national security information now deemed too sensitive to make public, according to the latest batch of records released Friday....

Clinton releases tax, health records on busy Friday
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton is in "excellent physical condition and fit to serve as president," her physician declared Friday - just one in a flood of disclosures about the Democratic presidential candidate pushed out by her campaign on a busy summer day....

Kerry off to Mideast with Egypt, Iran deal, Syria on agenda
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry headed to the Middle East on Friday for security talks in Egypt and discussions in Qatar with Arab foreign ministers whose countries are wary of the nuclear deal struck with Iran....

Huckabee earned nearly $4M from speeches, publishing in 2014
DENVER (AP) -- Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee in 2014 earned nearly $1 million from giving speeches and nearly $3 million from a publishing company that he runs, according to financial records the Republican presidential filed Friday with federal regulators....

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