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RICHMOND, Virginia - Maybe they needed a celebrity - say, someone like Wayne Newton - to make their pitch.
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers signaled a difficult battle ahead for the Obama administration's plan to dramatically overhaul the nation's military, voicing opposition Tuesday to proposed cuts in benefit packages, long-standing weapons programs and bases that mean money and jobs across America.
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine Sen. Angus King says it was unnerving to be in a country when a pair of suicide bombs killed eight people.
BEIRUT - Two visiting U.S. senators condemned a double suicide bombing that ripped through a Shiite stronghold of the Lebanese capital Wednesday, saying they were concerned about the spillover effects of Syria's civil war.