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Republican Graham says '91 percent' chance he'll run for president 6:09pm EDT

WASHINGTON - He is not yet ready to commit himself, but South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham said on Sunday there was a "91 percent" chance he would enter the Republican presidential race.

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Clinton faces early test on U.S.-Pacific Rim trade deal fight

WASHINGTON - Less than a week after formally launching her presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton is already being tested on a thorny issue for Democrats: free-trade deals and their impact on workers.

17 Apr 2015
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Republican Huckabee to announce 2016 presidential decision May 5

WASHINGTON - Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, a Republican, said on Friday that he will make an announcement on May 5 about whether or not he will run for president in 2016.

17 Apr 2015
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Obama says will sign bill allowing Congress to review Iran deal

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama said on Friday a bill allowing Congress to review a deal concerning Iran's nuclear program was a "reasonable compromise" he planned to sign, and he expressed confidence it would not derail talks with Tehran.

World 17 Apr 2015
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Green group praises Bush on climate remarks

WASHINGTON - Billionaire activist Tom Steyer's climate change advocacy group offered unexpected praise on Friday to Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush for saying the United States should work with the world to reduce carbon emissions.