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State Department Has Yet To Break Ground On Nearly $1 Billion Embassy In Mexico

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, says cost overruns and construction delays at a new Mexico City site are unacceptable.


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Poll: 59 Percent Of Russians View US As Threat

A Russian polling group found 59 percent of Russians see the United States as a threat.


Secretary of State John Kerry. (Photo by TONY KARUMBA/AFP/Getty Images)

John Kerry Becomes First Secretary Of State To Visit Somalia

Kerry’s visit was designed to show support for the fragile Somali government in its fight against al-Qaida allied militants.


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Obama, Castro Could Meet Face-To-Face This Weekend

President Obama and Cuban president Raul Castro spoke by phone ahead of the Summit of the Americas in Panama.


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Iran Nuclear Talks Reach Crunch Time

As the March 31st deadline approaches, diplomats say they’re inching closer to a deal with Iran over its nuclear program.


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Report: Iran Limited To 6,000 Centrifuges In Draft Deal

If adopted, the deal would force Iran to get rid of 40% of the hardware it has for making nuclear weapons; Western sanctions against the country would be immediately lifted.


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Kerry: Senate Letter To Iran Undermines U.S. Foreign Policy

Testifying before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Kerry said he reacted with “utter disbelief” at the letter from 47 Senate Republicans to leaders in Iran.


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Obama Considering Lethal Aid For Ukraine

Source tells the New York Times the administration is taking a fresh look at whether to send American weapons and military assistance to the struggling Ukrainian military.


President Obama and Chinese President Xi arrive at the Jinping Great Hall of the People in Beijing. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S, China Unveil Ambitious Climate Change Goals

President Obama promised to do more to keep down American carbon footprint and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to cap China’s emissions in the future


State Department says the diversion was prompted by a "bureaucratic issue" with the plane's flight plan from Afghanistan. (Photo by BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images)

Chartered Flight With Americans On Board Diverted To Iran

Dispute over flight plan from Afghanistan to Dubai prompted Iranian jets to divert aircraft.