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Term limits on presidents are a good thing. Here’s why.

Even if you like a president enough to support giving him or her more time in office, there are good reasons not to break rules on term limits.
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White House visit underscores strong U.S.-Israel ties

President Trump welcomed Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the White House to discuss peace plans, the U.S. Embassy and Iran.
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Clearing out the ‘president’s attic’

As President Obama's time in office comes to a close, the massive task of hauling and preserving records from his presidency is just getting started.
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U.S.: ‘No exceptions’ for Iranian oil importers

The U.S. announces it is ending all waivers to countries purchasing Iranian crude oil and ensures a steady transition to other oil suppliers.
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Trump’s latest Cabinet picks focus on U.S. economy

President-elect Trump announced his Cabinet picks to lead the economy and boost American business at home and abroad.
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Maduro loots Venezuela’s gold to prop up former regime

The former Maduro regime is liquidating Venezuela's gold reserves — assets belonging to the Venezuelan people — in a desperate attempt to remain in power.
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Get to know the 116th Congress

In four graphics, we take a look at the 116th Congress, including the historic number of women, as well as a bit about their backgrounds.
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President Trump emphasizes strengthened U.S. border

President Trump praised the construction of a security wall being built along the U.S. southern border with Mexico on a recent trip to the region.
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A new photo every hour … America votes!

Voting begins on November 8 in the U.S., where turnout is expected to be high for a historic election. Check throughout the day for photos!