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Clinton emails show concern about image after Benghazi 4:34pm EDT

WASHINGTON - Top aides to former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton fretted over how she would be portrayed after the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans, emails released on Friday showed. | Video

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White House says remains concerned on delay of surveillance bill

WASHINGTON - The White House said on Friday that it remains concerned that the U.S. Senate has not passed a bill passed in the House of Representatives that reauthorizes federal surveillance authority with some added limitations.

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How an off-the-cuff remark shaped Jeb Bush's economic vision for U.S.

WASHINGTON - There were no fancy economic models or forecasts when former Florida Governor Jeb Bush first tossed out the idea that 4 percent annual growth should be the overarching goal for the U.S. economy.

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Clinton attacks Republicans over Ex-Im Bank in New Hampshire

HAMPTON, N.H./WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton on Friday voiced strong support for keeping the U.S. Export-Import Bank open and accused Republican opponents who want to close the export-promoting lender of putting American jobs at risk.

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Former Connecticut Governor Rowland allowed bond during appeal

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Former Connecticut Governor John Rowland, who was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for violating U.S. campaign laws in 2012, will be allowed to remain free on a $250,000 bond while he appeals his conviction, a federal judge ruled on Thursday.

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