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Clinton patches relations with liberals at campaign's outset
WASHINGTON (AP) -- This time, Hillary Rodham Clinton wants to be on liberals' good side....

New Hampshire Republican voters are relishing crowded field
NASHUA, New Hampshire (AP) -- For New Hampshire Republicans, the early days of the 2016 presidential campaign feel like an embarrassment of riches....

For next president, a way out of the health care fights?
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican or Democrat, the next president will have the chance to remake the nation's health care overhaul without fighting Congress....

West Virginia's Joe Manchin says he'll run again for Senate
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia said on Sunday that he will run for re-election in 2018 rather than make a return bid for governor next year, saying he believes he can have the greatest impact by staying in Washington....

Researcher denied flight after tweet poking United security
WASHINGTON (AP) -- United Airlines stopped a prominent security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight late Saturday, following a social media post by the researcher days earlier suggesting the airline's onboard systems could be hacked....

Obama pays tribute to victims of Oklahoma City bombing
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is expressing condolences to families on the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, saying America will never forget those who lost their lives....

Five takeaways from GOP hopefuls' New Hampshire happening
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) -- Republican presidential candidates and hopefuls were in New Hampshire this weekend for a party conference, the first gathering of its kind this year in the first-in-the-nation primary state. Politicians already in the 2016 race or considering a run gave speeches, answered questions from voters and reporters and tested their campaign skills in stops across the state. Some things to know about the state of the race:...

First family takes a hike along trails of Great Falls Park
McLEAN, Va. (AP) -- President Barack Obama is wrapping up a leisurely weekend with his family....

World finance leaders see threats ahead for global economy
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The world's financial leaders see a number of threats facing a global economy still on an uneven road to recovery with U.S. and European officials worrying that Greece will default on its debt....

Marco Rubio-Jeb Bush alliance sours in GOP primary faceoff
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) -- Ties between Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, political allies for more than a decade, are fraying as the Republican presidential campaign picks up....

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