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AP Top Political News At 1:13 p.m. EDT

Delete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record-keepers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In the never-ending quest to preserve the government's history, there have been plenty of weapons of mass destruction....

A look at what's been lost to history
A look at what's gone but not forgotten:...

Wiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contenders
DENVER (AP) -- Thanks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it's becoming even clearer that immigration is the banana peel of 2016 Republican presidential politics....

Fore! Obama in Florida for weekend golf getaway
PALM CITY, Fla. (AP) -- President Barack Obama kicked off the spring season on Saturday with a weekend golf getaway in Florida at the resort where he once caused a stir by playing with Tiger Woods....

After a few stumbles, GOP lawmakers regain footing on budget
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans are looking like they've finally figured out how to govern....

Signs of discord at Iran nuke talks as deadline looms
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Negotiations over Iran's nuclear program grew frantic on Saturday amid signs of discord, with the French and German foreign ministers joining U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in talks with Tehran's top diplomat ahead of an end-of-March deadline for a preliminary deal....

Indiana officials look to stem religious objections fallout
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The heat over Indiana's new religious objections law spread Friday across social media and to the White House as many local officials and business groups around the state tried to jump in and stem the fallout....

US rescues Saudi airmen from water south of Yemen
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Defense Department official says U.S. forces rescued two Saudi airmen after they ejected from an F-15 fighter jet over waters south of Yemen, where Saudi Arabia is leading airstrikes against Iran-allied Houthi rebels....

Gowdy: Clinton wiped email server clean, deleted all emails
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton wiped her email server "clean," permanently deleting all emails from it, the Republican chairman of a House committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Friday....

Obama urges expansion of 'take child to work' day
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the White House will open next month's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day to children whose parents don't work in the building....

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Delete, erase, shred: enemies of federal record-keepers

Kerry orders a review of recordkeeping at State Department

GOP-guided budget sets up battles between Congress and Obama

After a few stumbles, GOP lawmakers regain footing on budget

US rescues Saudi airmen from water south of Yemen

Gowdy: Clinton wiped email server clean, deleted all emails

Obama urges expansion of 'take child to work' day

Saudis 'very pleased' with US support for Yemen air campaign

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