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Stories with person: Bob Corker
  • Piano-playing senator's latest tune: New education policy 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 4:09 am

    WASHINGTON - How does a musician-senator fill the time during yet another partisan Senate stalemate?

  • On 9th day, Kerry says Iran nuke talks could go either way story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-05-15 5:05 pm

    VIENNA - Nine days into marathon nuclear talks, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said the diplomatic efforts "could go either way," cutting off all potential pathways for an Iranian atomic bomb or ending without an agreement that American officials have sometimes described as the only alternative to war.

  • US senator ends visit to Venezuela, urges moderation 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:22 pm

    BOGOTA, Colombia - The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee wrapped up a trip to crisis-plagued Venezuela by warning the country is on a "destructive path" that could result in more suffering unless the socialist government adopts more moderate policies before congressional elections.

  • US senator on visit to Venezuela amid diplomatic detente 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 5:55 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - The Republican chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee is making a surprise visit to Venezuela amid a U.S. effort to reduce tensions with the South American nation.

  • Tenn. reactions to the US Supreme Court's health care ruling 
    Updated: Jun-25-15 1:02 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to uphold health insurance subsidies in states that do not operate their own insurance exchanges means the more than 155,000 Tennesseans who use the subsidies will not lose their health insurance. Here's a look at who is getting subsidies in Tennessee and what Tennesseans are saying about the ruling:

  • Kerry: Accounting of past Iran nuclear work not key for deal story has photos
    Updated: Jun-16-15 8:43 pm

    WASHINGTON - Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that a full accounting of Iran's possible past atomic weapons research is not necessarily critical to reaching a nuclear deal with Tehran. His comments came amid concerns the Obama administration is backing down on demands that Iran resolve concerns about previous work as part of an agreement that would curb its nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief.