White House Overrules Ban on Apple iPhone 4, iPad 2

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_e7c4f201d7.jpgANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/GettyImages (WASHINGTON) -- The Obama administration has decided to allow Apple to keep importing older versions of the iPhone and iPad, reversing a decision by the International Trade Commission. In June, the ITC ruled to ban Apple from importing the iPhone 4 and iPad 2 for U.S. sale, because Apple had violated Samsung patents.

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White House: New President Means 'Opportunity' for Iran

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_2aa726f497.jpgATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) -- Iran has a new president, and the White House is greeting him with cautious optimism. President Hassan Rouhani was sworn in on Sunday, officially succeeding Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the outgoing Iranian president who was term-limited this year.

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General: 'Wouldn't Surprise Me' if Snowden Gave Info to China, Russia

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_856072a65d.jpgABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said that he wouldn’t be surprised if the Russian and Chinese governments had already acquired classified American information allegedly taken by Edward Snowden while he was working as a government contractor for the National Security Agency.

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Mitch McConnell’s Gloves-Off Fight for Re-Election

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_f103bd54c5.jpgPhoto by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images (GRAVES COUNTY, Ky.) -- It was a rowdy opening to Kentucky’s political season, as Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell faced off against his Democratic challenger, Allison Lundergan-Grimes, and a tea party primary challenger Matt Bevin at the annual Fancy Farm picnic on Saturday.

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Obama's Birthday Weekend: Golf, Terror Updates and Camp David

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-08_393784ca54.jpgPhoto by Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama, who turns 52 on Sunday, spent Saturday playing golf with friends at Joint Base Andrews, but before he hit the links, he was briefed on the terrorist threat that will cause 21 U.S. embassies to close Sunday.

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