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Landmark US Voting Rights Law Marks 50th Anniversary

August 6, 2015 0

Fifty years ago, in signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, U.S. President Lyndon Johnson called it "one of the most monumental laws in the entire history of American freedom.” Culminating decades of civil unrest […]

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Obama: Iran Nuclear Accord a ‘Very Good Deal’

August 6, 2015 0

President Barack Obama vigorously defended the international accord to restrain Iran's nuclear program by saying it "cuts off all of Iran's pathways to a bomb." "It is a very good deal," Obama said Wednesday in […]

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US Lawmakers Focus on Verifying Iran’s Nuclear Compliance

August 4, 2015 0

U.S. lawmakers emerged from a closed-door meeting with top intelligence officials giving widely diverging views on America’s ability to detect any cheating by Iran on the terms of last month’s landmark international nuclear accord. “No, […]

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Obama Meets with Kenyatta

July 25, 2015 0

President Barack Obama says the United States and Kenya stand united in the face of terrorism. Speaking Saturday after meeting with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta outside the State House in Nairobi Saturday, Obama said there […]

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US Slaps Sanctions on N.Korea-Linked Shipping Company

July 24, 2015 0

The United States imposed sanctions Thursday on a Singapore-based shipping firm and its president, alleging they are supporting illicit arms imports into North Korea. The Treasury Department said that Senat Shipping Company was providing extensive […]

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