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Clinton struggled to fit in with Obama's White House, emails show 4:27am EDT

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON - Hillary Clinton struggled to fit into the government of President Barack Obama after being appointed Secretary of State in 2009, according to emails released by the State Department on Tuesday.

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After 'gratifying' week, Obama sees long to-do list in time left

WASHINGTON - It did not match the week of his wedding or the weeks his daughters were born, but President Barack Obama acknowledged on Tuesday that last week was a particularly momentous one for him. | Video

30 Jun 2015
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Illinois Democrats seek temporary budget to keep government open

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The financially troubled state of Illinois edged closer on Tuesday to a government shutdown as Democratic lawmakers and the Republican governor failed to resolve a budget impasse ahead of a midnight deadline.

U.S. 30 Jun 2015
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Chicago Public Schools make full pension payment by deadline

CHICAGO - The Chicago Public Schools (CPS) made its full teachers' pension payment on Tuesday ahead of a midnight deadline, saying the move will require $200 million in spending cuts, according to a school official.

U.S., 30 Jun 2015
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U.S. court rules NSA can temporarily resume bulk phone data collection

WASHINGTON - A U.S. court has ruled that the eavesdropping National Security Agency can temporarily resume its bulk collection of Americans' telephone records, according to documents made public on Tuesday.

U.S. 30 Jun 2015