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Obama's unlikely Iran deal MVP: Energy Secretary Moniz

Jul 23, 2015

Obama's unlikely Iran deal MVP: Energy Secretary Moniz

As negotiators were grasping for a landmark nuclear deal, they hit a roadblock over Iran’s once-secret enrichment site at Fordo, a fortified bunker buried deep in a mountainside — potentially impervious to U.S. or Israeli airstrikes. The United States wanted the facility shuttered, but ...

Obama pitches Iran deal to vets, TV host Stewart

Jul 22, 2015

Obama pitches Iran deal to vets, TV host Stewart

President Barack Obama’s campaign to convince Congress to support the Iran nuclear deal led him on Tuesday to a veterans’ convention and “The Daily Show,” where he took jabs at those opposing the agreement. In a back and forth on Comedy Central’s nightly political ...

Ohio Gov. Kasich joins GOP race as candidate No. 16

Jul 22, 2015

Ohio Gov. Kasich joins GOP race as candidate No. 16

Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a blunt Republican known for defying his party, on Tuesday became the 16th notable GOP contestant to enter the U.S. 2016 presidential race. Kasich, 63, joined an unusually diverse Republican lineup with two Hispanics, an African-American, one woman and several ...