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Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger gestures during a birthday reception for Kissinger's 90th birthday in Berlin, on June 11, 2013.

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Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger gestures during a birthday reception for Kissinger's 90th birthday in Berlin, on June 11, 2013.

Kerry Calls on Kissinger: ‘Diplomacy’

Secretary of State John Kerry is going to one of State’s senior statesmen: Kerry is consulting Henry Kissinger, the 90-year-old embodiment of Cold War foreign policy and one of the gray-beards of the foreign policy establishment, before heading off to...

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A jazz trio performs during the reception at the Richard Nixon Centennial Birthday Celebration in Washington on Jan. 9, 2013.

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A jazz trio performs during the reception at the Richard Nixon Centennial Birthday Celebration in Washington on Jan. 9, 2013.

Nixon Wouldn’t `Pussyfoot’ at Cliff

Richard Nixon’s friends turned out for his 100th. Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and former Sens. Fred Thompson and Elizabeth Dole were among the politicos who turned out last night to celebrate Nixon’s centennial. Hosted by the Richard Nixon Foundation,...

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President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and others attend the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Oct. 18, 2012 in New York.

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President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and others attend the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Oct. 18, 2012 in New York.

Obama, Romney at Charity Dinner: `More Sons… Than Jobs’

“It’s nice to relax and wear what Ann and I wear around the house,” Republican Mitt Romney said at a white-tie dinner. “We’re down to the final months of the president’s term,” Romney said, with President Barack Obama, also in...

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