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U.S. lawmakers may change September 11 law after rejecting veto Sep 29 2016

WASHINGTON U.S. lawmakers expressed doubts on Thursday about Sept. 11 legislation they forced on President Barack Obama, saying the new law allowing lawsuits against Saudi Arabia could be narrowed to ease concerns about its effect on Americans abroad. | Video

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Houston taco trucks register voters as Latinos flex political muscle

HOUSTON Taco trucks in Houston have begun doubling as voter registration sites as Latinos in Texas flex their political muscle before the Nov. 8 presidential election in a state that has long symbolized Mexican immigration to the United States.

Election 2016, Mexico Sep 29 2016

Kansas, ACLU reach temporary agreement on voter ID

The Kansas Secretary of State and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) have reached a temporary agreement over the state's voter registration laws, keeping Kansas' chief elections officer from a contempt of court hearing, according to court documents filed on Thursday.

Election 2016, U.S. Sep 29 2016

Obama signs short-term funding bill into law: White House

WASHINGTON President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law the funding bill passed by Congress that will keep the government operating until Dec. 9, the White House said.

Election 2016, Sep 29 2016

Clinton enlists former foe Sanders in appeal for youth votes in U.S. presidential race

DURHAM, N.H. U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton shared a stage with former rival Senator Bernie Sanders on Wednesday to appeal for youth votes in the Nov. 8 election as opinion polls show a close race with Republican Donald Trump. | Video

Election 2016, Sep 28 2016