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President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the Whire House
President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the Whire House . (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
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Obama: No quick end to embargo on Cuba

Two days after reopening diplomatic relations with Cuba, President Barack Obama said Friday he doesn't expect the effort to bring overnight change on the island, a quick end to the U.S. economic embargo or the likelihood that he will soon visit the communist nation.

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Indian schoolchildren observe a two-minute silence for victims killed in a Taliban attack on a military-run school in Peshawar, in New Delhi, India
Indian schoolchildren observe a two-minute silence for victims killed in a Taliban attack on a military-run school in Peshawar, in New Delhi, India (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
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Pakistan mourns 142 slain in Taliban school attack

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) -- Pakistanis mourned as mass funerals got underway Wednesday for 142 people, most of them children, killed the day before in a massacre by the Taliban at a military-run school in the country's troubled northwest.

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Gunman search, Christie’s Cowboys and invasion suspects nabbed: First News Tuesday

Today in New Jersey’s First News:

The search is intensifying in Pennsylvania for a man police say shot and killed his ex-wife and five of her relatives, including her mother, grandmother and 14-year-old niece. Police say ex-Marine Bradley Michael Stone carried out the shootings in three homes

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Emergency personnel wheel an injured hostage to an ambulance during a cafe siege in the central business district of Sydney , Australia,
Emergency personnel wheel an injured hostage to an ambulance during a cafe siege in the central business district of Sydney , Australia (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)
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Police end Sydney hostage siege after 16 hours

SYDNEY (AP) -- Amid a barrage of gunfire, police stormed a cafe in the heart of Sydney early Tuesday to end a 16-hour hostage siege by an Iranian-born gunman.

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President Barack Obama waves to troops before speaking at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
President Barack Obama waves to troops before speaking at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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President Obama praises U.S. troops during visit to Joint Base

President Obama (D) thanked around 3,000 troops and their families in a hanger at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst for their service and sacrifice as combat operations come to an end in Afghanistan.

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CIA Director John Brennan listens during a news conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Va.
CIA Director John Brennan listens during a news conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
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CIA chief challenges Senate torture report

WASHINGTON (AP) -- CIA Director John Brennan is acknowledging that agency officers did "abhorrent" things to captive terror suspects, and he says he can't prove the harsh treatment made the prisoners cooperate. But he defends the overall post-9/11 interrogation program for stopping attacks and saving lives.

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WATCH: Soldier surprises son in touching video

As we approach Christmas, and so many of you get to be with your children for the holidays, here's a reminder of those who often can't. One young man thought he'd be spending Christmas without his father who he believed was still stationed in Afghanistan. He hadn't seen him in 9 months. Then the surprise came.

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Former CIA Director Leon Panetta
Former CIA Director Leon Panetta (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
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CIA battles Senate Democrats over torture report

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The CIA and several of its past leaders are stepping up a campaign to discredit a five-year Senate investigation into the CIA's harrowing interrogation practices after 9/11, concerned that the historical record may define them as torturers instead of patriots and expose them to legal action around the world.

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Then-Air Force Gen. Michael Hayden after President Bush tapped him to head the CIA in 2006.  (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)
Then-Air Force Gen. Michael Hayden after President Bush tapped him to head the CIA in 2006. (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File)
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CIA and its defenders push back on Senate torture report

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Top spies past and present campaigned Wednesday to discredit the Senate's investigation into the CIA's harrowing torture practices after 9/11, battling to define the historical record and deter potential legal action around the world.

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Former President George W. Bush
Former President George W. Bush (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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Obama confronts Bush legacy with report’s release

WASHINGTON (AP) -- For President Barack Obama, the long-delayed release of a scathing Senate report on harsh CIA interrogations underscores the degree to which the legacy of George W. Bush's national security policies has shadowed the man elected to change or end them.

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