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Clinton urges State Department to release emails she used from private account
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton urged the State Department to release the emails she wrote from a private email account as secretary of state, weighing in on a controversy that has generated negative attention this week for the likely Democratic presidential candidate....

Source: White House counsel's office not aware Clinton relied on personal email at the time
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House counsel's office was not aware at the time Hillary Rodham Clinton was secretary of state that she relied solely on personal email and only found out as part of the congressional investigation into the Benghazi attack, according to a person familiar with the matter....

Information security experts: Clinton private email system risked sensitive data disclosure
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email address and private computer server for official State Department business heightened security risks to her communications, such as the inadvertent disclosure of sensitive information and the danger from hackers, several information security experts said....

Supreme Court sets gay marriage arguments for April 28; decision expected before July
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court will hear arguments over same-sex marriage on April 28....

Boehner leads bipartisan House group pressuring Obama to provide defensive weapons to Ukraine
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Speaker John Boehner and a group of top Democrats and Republicans are stepping up the pressure on the president to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists....

Kerry: State Department will move quickly to review emails Clinton has sought to make public
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry says the State Department will move immediately to review emails that Hillary Rodham Clinton wrote on her personal account when held his job....

US Justice Department finds racist, profit-driven law enforcement practices in Ferguson
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, lays bare what officials contend are racist, profit-driven law enforcement practices in the small St. Louis suburb....

House committee subpoenas Clinton emails; Clinton tweet says she wants public to see them
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks issued subpoenas Wednesday for the emails of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who used a private account exclusively for official business when she was secretary of state - and also used a computer email server now traced back to her family's New York home....

2 justices hold key to Supreme Court outcome on Obama health law subsidies
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court argument over subsidies that help millions of people afford their health insurance suggests that the Obama administration has two chances to attract one critical vote....

Selma's 50th anniversary brings comparison to ongoing Ferguson, #BlackLivesMatter movement
President Barack Obama and some surviving marchers are marking the 50th anniversary of the "Bloody Sunday" assault on civil rights marchers in Selma, Alabama, this weekend....

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