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AP Top Political News At 11:14 p.m. EST

Officials: US report finds racial bias in Ferguson police
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Justice Department investigation found sweeping patterns of racial bias within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department, with officers routinely discriminating against blacks by using excessive force, issuing petty citations and making baseless traffic stops, according to law enforcement officials familiar with its findings....

Email issue revives old questions about Clintons
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency - the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades....

5 things to know about Clinton's State Department emails
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a personal email account for State Department business has prompted questions about secrecy and the rules that govern the communications of senior government officials....

Netanyahu warns US 'bad deal' would put Iran on nuclear path
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In a direct challenge to the White House, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stood before Congress on Tuesday and bluntly warned the U.S. that an emerging nuclear agreement with Iran "paves Iran's path to the bomb." President Barack Obama pushed back sternly, saying the U.S. would never sign such a deal and Netanyahu was offering no useful alternative....

Congress sends Homeland bill to Obama without conditions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Bitterly admitting defeat, the Republican-controlled Congress sent legislation to President Barack Obama on Tuesday that funds the Department of Homeland Security without any of the immigration-related concessions they demanded for months....

Obama: Congress delayed 'far too long' on Homeland Security
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says Congress delayed `far too long' before passing a bill funding the Homeland Security Department through the end of the budget year....

FACT CHECK: Did Netanyahu go too far in US speech?
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu overstated Iran's domination of the Middle East and understated the timespan of the nuclear deal taking shape with Tehran, while neglecting the role of Congress in lifting Iranian sanctions, in his speech to U.S. lawmakers Tuesday....

Pentagon calls Mosul briefing a mistake by CentCom
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A U.S. military officer's media briefing about plans for an Iraqi-led ground offensive in Mosul, including its expected timing, amounted to a mistaken disclosure of "military secrets," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Tuesday....

Pelosi, Democrats furious over Netanyahu 'condescension'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi politely stood and clapped when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered the House chamber for his long-awaited, and highly controversial, speech to Congress. The longer he spoke, the less enthusiastic she got....

Democrats upset with GOP effort to fast-track Iran bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Republican effort to quickly pass legislation allowing congressional oversight on any Iran nuclear agreement is angering Democrats....

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Email issue revives old questions about Clintons

Officials: US report finds racial bias in Ferguson police

Obama: Congress delayed 'far too long' on Homeland Security

Netanyahu warns US 'bad deal' would put Iran on nuclear path

Democrats upset with GOP effort to fast-track Iran bill

Danforth cites political bullying in Schweich eulogy

Illinois governor says New Jersey is 'going down the drain'

Democrats: We must better explain what it means to be a Dem

New Oregon governor will continue death penalty moratorium