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U.S. State Department posts first set of Hillary Clinton emails online 2:39pm EDT

WASHINGTON - The State Department on Friday posted on its website a set of former Secretary Hillary Clinton's emails that were related to a 2012 attack on a U.S. facility in Benghazi, Libya.

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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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