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Chris Christie Reminded of New Jersey?s Fiscal Woes (April 17, 2015, 10:01 PM)
Gov. Chris Christie had to contend with bad fiscal news in the middle of a swing through New Hampshire as the Republican seeks momentum behind a possible 2016 run.
Ohio Settles Dispute Over Early Voting System (April 17, 2015, 04:06 PM)
Ohio officials have reached a settlement with voter-rights groups over the election schedule in one of the nation?s most closely-watched presidential swing states.
New Signs of Danger for Americans in Pakistan (April 17, 2015, 03:43 PM)
On April 16, in the volatile Pakistani megacity of Karachi, gunmen shot a 55-year-old American woman named Debra Lobo. They attacked her as she drove home from her job as an administrator at a medical college. Luckily, Ms. Lobo survived.
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Marco Rubio Passes on Chance to Take a Shot at ?Non-Candidate? Jeb Bush (April 17, 2015, 02:15 PM)
At his first public event after declaring himself a 2016 presidential candidate, Sen. Marco Rubio took full rhetorical advantage of his new official status to dodge a question about a yet-undeclared rival, presumptive GOP frontrunner Jeb Bush.
Nigeria?s Election Could Serve as Model for Other African Nations (April 17, 2015, 12:41 PM)
Doug Heye: Nigeria's election could be the start of a new chapter in which peace becomes the core of a formerly bloody democratic process.
In Age of Apple Watch, Are Americans Souring on Technology? (April 17, 2015, 10:17 AM)
Jay Campbell and Jeff Horwitt: Younger Americans generally show a greater comfort level with technology than older people, but 51% of 18-to-34-year-olds believe that the growing reliance on technology is bad.
What to Watch at New Hampshire GOP Candidate ?Cattle Call? (April 17, 2015, 09:21 AM)
What to watch at the Republican presidential candidate "cattle call" in New Hampshire Friday and Saturday: Will Jeb Bush or Scott Walker can cement a place at the top of the pack, will a second-tier candidate break out, and can Chris Christie regain lost momentum?
Obama to Hold Press Conference With Italian Prime Minister (April 17, 2015, 09:20 AM)
President Obama will hold a press conference Friday, starting at 11:50 a.m. ET, with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi.
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