Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland to Retire


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Obama and Netanyahu differ in worldview


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Washington (CNN)The disconnect between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is about a lot more than bad personal chemistry. Their relationship, which will be played out in all its dysfunctional glory during Netanyahu’s visit to Washington this week, founders on a deep ideological divide and a sharply conflicting world view. A long,… More »

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Netanyahu to address AIPAC amid controversy


Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks in Jerusalem during a weekly Cabinet meeting in November 2013. Click through to see more photos from his life and career.

Washington (CNN)9:33 a.m. – U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power has taken the stage at AIPAC, and is scheduled to speak directly before Netanyahu. “We believe firmly that Israel’s security and the U.S.-Israel partnership transcends politics, it always will,” Power told the conference to a standing ovation. 9:25 a.m. – Prime Minister Benjamin… More »

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Gergen: It’s time for truce between these two


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David Gergen is a senior political analyst for CNN and has been a White House adviser to four presidents. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he is a professor of public service and co-director of the Center for Public Leadership at The Harvard Kennedy School. Follow him on Twitter: @david_gergen. The opinions expressed in this… More »

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LAPD kills man on ground


Los Angeles (CNN)The video starts with a man swinging his arms at police officers outside a Los Angeles homeless shelter. An officer tackles him to the ground, and three others try to subdue him. At least one pulls out a Taser and tries to shock the man. “Drop the gun!” a voice yells. Seconds later,… More »

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Graphic video: LAPD killing


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Democratic Sen. Mikulski to announce retirement


WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Barbara Mikulski, the longest serving woman in the history of Congress, is announcing her retirement, Democratic officials say. The 78-year-old Maryland Democrat, now in her fifth term, is set to make a statement at a news conference in Fells Point in Baltimore later Monday. Her retirement could set off a race… More »

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Exclusive: Spy freed by U.S. awaits ‘next order’ from Castro


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HAVANA — In the depths of his 16-year odyssey through the U.S. prison system, convicted Cuban spy Gerardo Hernandez was transferred to an underground cell at Lompoc Federal Correctional Institution that was known to inmates simply as “the cage.” As Hernandez recalls it, he was stripped to his underwear, cut off from all human contact… More »

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At 20, Yahoo celebrates and looks ahead


On Monday, March 2, 2015, Nasdaq’s opening bell will ring out, as usual, at 9:30 a.m. ET, except for one big difference: It won’t “ring out” at all. It will yodel. The unprecedented signal — Nasdaq has never before altered its bell — is set to kick off a daylong celebration of Yahoo’s 20th birthday… More »

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Video shows Los Angeles police shooting homeless man dead


(Reuters) – A video posted online shows Los Angeles police scuffling with and shooting a homeless man during a confrontation, The Los Angeles Times reported on its web site. The video, posted on Facebook, shows several uniformed Los Angeles Police Department officers scuffling with a man in a downtown area where homeless people pitch tents… More »

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