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Middle East
3:53 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

Netanyahu Renews Calls For 'Clear Red Line' On Iran

Originally published on Thu October 4, 2012 10:49 am

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PRIME MINISTER BENJAMIN NETANYAHU: The hour is getting late, very late.

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Politics
3:44 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

Obama Holds Slim Advantage In Swing State Virginia

Originally published on Thu September 27, 2012 4:50 pm

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Presidential Race
3:44 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

Romney Talks Economy, Military Cuts In Virginia

Originally published on Thu September 27, 2012 4:50 pm

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney campaigned with veterans in Northern Virginia on Thursday. And like President Obama, he was in territory that voted for the opposite party four years ago.

House & Senate Races
3:44 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

GOP Reassess Akin After 'Legitimate Rape' Comments

Originally published on Thu September 27, 2012 4:50 pm

Now that Missouri Republican Todd Akin is not dropping out of the Senate race against incumbent Claire McCaskill, the GOP is rethinking how distant it wants to remain from him. Akin became toxic for remarks about "legitimate rape" — but the GOP Senate map nationwide is looking increasingly grim.

Europe
3:44 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

Spain To Slash Another $50 Billion From 2013 Budget

Originally published on Thu September 27, 2012 4:50 pm

Spain is slashing another $50 billion from its budget — scrapping early retirement programs, hiking taxes and sparking public outrage in the streets. Madrid is struggling to avoid a second, larger European Union bailout, beyond what it's already getting for its banks. But markets have plummeted, dragged down by investors' doubts about whether Spain can go it alone.

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