Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton delivers dinner remarks at EMILY's List 30th Anniversary Gala in Washington March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Make emails public: Hillary

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The U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert (R) leaves after he was slashed in the face by an unidentified assailant at a public forum in central Seoul March 5, 2015.    REUTERS/Yonhap

U.S. ambassador in South Korea attacked

SEOUL - U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert underwent two-and-a-half hours of surgery after he was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist.   Full Article 

Jumaane Cook (bottom R), age 5, of Cleveland, Ohio stands with his father James Cook (obscured, holding sign at R) as they join Obamacare supporters demonstrating at the Supreme Court building in Washington March 4, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Supreme Court split over Obamacare

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Shi'ite fighters fire a rocket during clashes with Islamic State militants in Salahuddin province, Iraq, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmed Al-Hussaini

Iran-backed force advances on Tikrit

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A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota in this file photo taken on November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

Senate fails to override Obama's Keystone veto

WASHINGTON - The Senate failed to override President Barack Obama's veto of legislation approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, leaving the controversial project to await an administration decision on whether to permit or deny it.  Full Article 



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US ambassador slashed in the face in Seoul

U.S. ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert was slashed in the face by a Korean nationalist, police say. Yiming Woo reports.