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U.S.'s Kerry, Iran's Zarif to meet at U.N. anti-nuclear arms conference 12:56pm EDT

UNITED NATIONS - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the opening of a UN conference on the global anti-nuclear weapons treaty on Monday, as they try to make progress in talks on a long-term atomic deal.

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Brooklyn U.S. Attorney's office names acting replacement for Lynch

NEW YORK - The Brooklyn U.S. Attorney's office said on Monday Kelly Currie will temporarily replace Loretta Lynch, who was sworn in as attorney general.

12:59pm EDT
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Christie's wife quits Wall Street job amid speculation he will seek White House

- Mary Pat Christie, the wife of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, resigned from her Wall Street job, his spokesman confirmed, as her husband contemplates a run for the White House in 2016.

24 Apr 2015
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In Iowa for Faith & Freedom, Republican contenders face tricky balance

DES MOINES, Iowa - When the Iowa Faith & Freedom Coalition plays host to nine Republican White House hopefuls this weekend, the conservative Christian group will simply be pursuing its stated mission to "take back our state and country."

U.S. 24 Apr 2015
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Senate confirms Loretta Lynch as attorney general

WASHINGTON - Loretta Lynch won Senate approval as U.S. attorney general on Thursday, becoming the first black woman to occupy the post at a time when deadly altercations between white police and unarmed black men are making headlines. | Video

24 Apr 2015