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President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin after their bilateral meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico on June 18, 2012.

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President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin after their bilateral meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico on June 18, 2012.

Obama: Putin Should Get Over It

President Vladimir Putin should get over it. So says  President Barack Obama. Putin should drop his grievance over the breakup of the old Soviet Union, Obama says in an interview with CBS News. “You would have thought that after a...

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Woody Allen has produced more than 40 films, including `"Blue Jasmine,'' stirring talk of an Oscar for the leading lady.

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Woody Allen has produced more than 40 films, including `"Blue Jasmine,'' stirring talk of an Oscar for the leading lady.

Woody Allen, Encore: Movie ‘Mailman’

Cate Blanchett is stirring speculation about an Oscar for her starring role in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine.” “In a performance that at times recalls, without embarrassment, Gena Rowlands in A Woman Under The Influence, Blanchett plays Jasmine as a woman on...

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Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney greet supporters during a campaign rally at George Mason University on November 5, 2012 in Fairfax, Virginia.

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Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife Ann Romney greet supporters during a campaign rally at George Mason University on November 5, 2012 in Fairfax, Virginia.

Ann Romney: ‘We Expected to Win’

Mitt Romney hit the “panic button” at about 8 pm on Election Day 2012, according to wife Ann Romney. “We expected to win,” she said. But Karl Rove, whose super-PAC had invested millions in the failing election campaigns of other...

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Jeffrey "Jeff" Immelt, chairman and chief executive officer of General Electric Co. (GE), speaks during a keynote address at the Minds + Machines 2012: Unleashing the Industrial Internet conference in San Francisco, California, on Nov. 29, 2012.

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Jeffrey "Jeff" Immelt, chairman and chief executive officer of General Electric Co. (GE), speaks during a keynote address at the Minds + Machines 2012: Unleashing the Industrial Internet conference in San Francisco, California, on Nov. 29, 2012.

Immelt to Boehner: Tax Me

Stipulate that Jeff Immelt, CEO of General Electric, chairs the White House’s council on jobs and competitiveness. Then hear what the chief executive had to say this morning about the budget talks in Washington. “Everybody knows we need revenue,” Immelt...

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President Barack Obama with former Secretary of State General Colin Powell during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in this file photo.

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President Barack Obama with former Secretary of State General Colin Powell during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in this file photo.

Colin Powell: Obama — `Long Patrol’

Retired Army Gen. Colin Powell, a former secretary of state for one Republican president and chairman of the joint chiefs of staff for another Republican president, re-upped with President Barack Obama today. Powell, who had endorsed the Democrat for election...

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