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  • Kerry: Agreement on Iran issue only alternative to force story has photos
    Updated: Jul-24-15 10:48 am

    WASHINGTON - Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that if Congress disapproves of the Iranian nuclear deal, it will undermine President Barack Obama's ability to act throughout the world.

  • The Latest: Kerry says US allies won't back military force story has photos
    Updated: Jul-23-15 1:52 pm

    WASHINGTON - The latest in a hearing the Senate Foreign Relations Committee is conducting on the agreement the United States and five other world powers struck this month with Iran to rein in its nuclear weapons program in exchange for relief from economic sanctions (asterisk)(all times local):

  • White House seeking Democrats to support Iran nuclear deal story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-14-15 5:16 pm

    WASHINGTON - Just hours after announcing a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran on Tuesday, the White House launched a robust lobbying campaign to persuade skeptical Democrats in Congress to approve the deal.

  • 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.