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The government has repeatedly accused the UN of harboring rebels in its camps. Many are worried the attack marks a new and dangerous phase in the civil war.


With Brazil's Petrobras under fire for corruption, have Brazilians had enough?

9:49 am ET - Senate hearings on mounting allegations of corruption at the state-run oil company have put Brazil's ruling party in an uncomfortable spotlight. While attitudes have been slow to change, Brazilians are starting to challenge a culture of impunity.


Enrollment surge should end debate over Obamacare, Obama says (+video)

8:18 pm ET - Obamacare has enrolled 8 million Americans, and early data suggest it has a good mix of young people. But President Obama knows Republicans aren't remotely ready to give up the fight yet.


Decoder Buzz Chelsea Clinton baby: Will Hillary Clinton be less likely to run in 2016? (+video)

6:56 pm ET - Chelsea Clinton has announced that she is pregnant, setting off all sorts of speculation. With her mother seen as the clear front-runner for the presidency in 2016, it makes for interesting timing.

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Iran ahead of schedule in complying with nuclear deal, UN watchdog says (+video)

1:12 pm ET - The IAEA reported that Iran has significantly reduced its stockpile of near bomb-grade enriched uranium and is moving more quickly than required to dispose of remaining stocks by mid-July.

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Two Bidens, a presidential selfie, and a big announcement about 2016 (+video)

4:33 pm ET - Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden and his father, Vice President Joe Biden, both made headlines in the past 24 hours. One announced he's running for higher office, and the other took a selfie with President Obama.

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In Indian election trail, a new brand of 'rurban' voters (+video)

10:30 am ET - India's village population is declining as young people migrate to cities and rural areas are reclassified as towns, creating a new breed of 'rurban' voter for politicians to chase. 

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Top 10 tea party primaries

Who are the tea party movement's top candidates in 2014, and what are their prospects? Here's a look:


Confederate flag flap at N.Y. school: why debate is hardly settled (+video)

3:42 pm ET - A Long Island principal called the Confederate flag a 'symbol of hate' as he expelled two students who brought the flag to school. But views about the rebel flag are not so categorical in the South.

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Bid to end Detroit bankruptcy by October gains momentum (+video)

2:24 pm ET - A new Detroit bankruptcy deal would call for much lighter cuts to the city's two major public pension funds. It appears to be gaining traction and is going before a federal judge today.

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Marathon bombings: Special restrictions harming Tsarnaev defense, lawyers say (+video)

7:33 pm ET - A day after Boston marked the anniversary of the marathon bombings, Dzokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers were in court fighting the restrictions under which he is being held, arguing they hinder their work.


Obama, Biden pitch job training: Do reforms go far enough? (+video)

7:22 pm ET - Job training is an important component of getting Americans back to work and the economy humming again. President Obama and Republicans offered dueling messages Wednesday.

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