U.S.-Politics
  • President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks at the House Democratic Issues Conference in Lansdowne, Va., Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013

    Urged the liberal lawmakers to stick to their guns in upcoming fights with Republicans.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 9:50 PM EST
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  • David Keene, president of the National Rifle Association, speaks during an exclusive interview.

    Expressed confidence that his organization's massive lobbying operation could prevent an assault weapons ban or limit on high-capacity magazines.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 9:53 PM EST
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  • Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, leaves a press conference in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday Feb. 7, 2013.

    U.S. and wealthy Gulf nation allies can be expected to resist increased influence of Tehran in young Islamist democracy.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 3:45 PM EST
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  • In this July 6, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

    Frustrated the president is planning to focus more on fixing ties with P.M. Netanyahu than reviving peace talks on Israel trip.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 4:02 PM EST
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  • President Barack Obama walks off of Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.

    Needs his caucus in line to have any hope of making advances on immigration, gun control, or climate change.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 06, 2013, 10:38 PM EST
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  • In this July 6, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

    First trip to Israel as president not expected to produce a breakthrough on reviving the Palestinian peace process.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 07, 2013, 12:31 AM EST
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