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Clinton Foundation acknowledges mistakes in revealing donors
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation says the global philanthropy is working quickly to remedy mistakes it made in how it disclosed donors, saying that its policies on transparency and contributions from foreign governments are "stronger than ever."...

Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate plunges into a high-stakes debate this week over empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran, offering Republican presidential candidates a chance to prove their hawkishness toward Iran and support for Israel....

Q&A: Issues, possible legal outcomes in gay marriage cases
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Just two years ago, the Supreme Court struck down part of the federal anti-gay marriage law that denied a range of government benefits to legally married same-sex couples....

Kerry to see Iranian FM as nuke talks hit end phase
NEW YORK (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart will meet this week for the first time since they laid out the framework for a nuclear deal earlier this month....

House rebels blame GOP leaders for falling contributions
WASHINGTON (AP) -- As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests....

Obama turns 2016 hopefuls into comic fodder for media dinner
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A presidential election just getting into gear provided President Barack Obama plenty of new material to work with on the night he describes as Washington celebrating itself....

Pentagon: US military sending aid to quake-ravaged Nepal
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Pentagon says a U.S. military plane has departed from the Dover Air Force Base in Delaware bound for earthquake-stricken Nepal....

Pioneer for gay marriage among lawyers for high court cases
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five lawyers will take turns at the Supreme Court lectern Tuesday for the highly anticipated and extended arguments over same-sex marriage. Among them are the Obama administration's top lawyer at the high court, with more than two dozen arguments behind him, and two lawyers making their first appearance before the justices....

Obama to send aide to funeral of arrested Baltimore man
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The White House says the head of President Barack Obama's initiative for minority males will attend the funeral of a Baltimore man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody....

Correspondents' dinner mixes big names in media, politics
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two secretaries of state, Tea Leoni and Madeleine Albright, arrived arm in arm as a wide mix of Hollywood and Washington players gathered for the national "Nerd Prom."...

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Pioneer for gay marriage among lawyers for high court cases

Q&A: Issues, possible legal outcomes in gay marriage cases

Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments

House rebels blame GOP leaders for falling contributions

Obama to send aide to funeral of arrested Baltimore man

Pentagon: US military sending aid to quake-ravaged Nepal

Same-sex marriage opponents urge Supreme Court to go slow

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Correspondents' dinner mixes big names in media, politics


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