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WASHINGTON — As the proposed agreement over Iran’s nuclear program is debated in coming weeks, President Obama will make his case to a Congress controlled by Republicans who are more fervently pro-Israel than ever, partly a result of ideology, but also a product of a surge in donations and campaign spending on their behalf by…

By Aaron Ross KINSHASA (Reuters) – The expiry of Congolese President Joseph Kabila’s second mandate next year, a crucial test of governance, risks exposing the limitations of Western donors trying to promote democracy and transparency in return for the billions they have spent on aid. U.S. President Barack Obama personally called Kabila on Tuesday, urging…

In the "New Rule" segment of Friday's broadcast of HBO's Real Time, host Bill Maher addressed the outrage that ensued from the left after one half of the fashion house duo Dolce & Gabbana made a comment that babies created via in vitro fertilization (IVF) are "chemistry children and synthetic children." Maher used this as…

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