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Virginia, NYC Races Pose Distractions For Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s effort to carefully craft her post-Cabinet image has hit a few bumps. A sexting scandal in the New York City mayoral race and a federal investigation that’s roiling the […]


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How Did Secret Phone Program Help Foil NYC Plot?

As the Obama administration defended its widespread collection of U.S. phone records and internet traffic, a senior U.S. intelligence official said Friday that the programs helped disrupt a 2009 plot to bomb the New York City subways.