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Democratic support for Clinton at lowest since 2012: Reuters poll 28 Aug 2015

WASHINGTON - Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's support among Democrats has dropped to its lowest point since Reuters/Ipsos began polling on her chances of winning the party's nomination for the 2016 election almost three years ago.

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White House says confident Iran deal will survive in Congress

WASHINGTON - The White House on Friday expressed confidence that it has the support in Congress necessary to sustain a veto of a resolution to reject the Iran nuclear agreement.

28 Aug 2015
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Republican Rubio attacks China's Xi ahead of visit

WASHINGTON - Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Friday accused Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is scheduled to make a state visit to Washington next month, of stepping up a campaign to push the United States out of Asia.

28 Aug 2015

Obama to name James O'Brien hostage affairs envoy

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama will name James O'Brien special presidential envoy for hostage affairs as part of a response to complaints about the government's handling of hostage situations.

28 Aug 2015

Obama reassures Jewish groups on U.S.-Israel relationship

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama reassured U.S. Jewish groups on Friday that the U.S.-Israel relationship is strong, despite differences over the nuclear deal with Iran, and called for more talks between the two governments on security cooperation.

Israel 28 Aug 2015