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HERNDON, Va., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Obama's comment the Iranian nuclear deal is "for the sake of our national security" isn't true.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Obama gets more heat for Castro handshake

Dec. 11 (UPI) --U.S. President Barack Obama continues to receive flak over his handshake with Cuba's President Raul Castro, as Cuban American lawmakers have joined in the criticism.
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Conservatives including Mark Zuckerberg, Grover Norquist urge House to pass immigration reform

Conservatives including Mark Zuckerberg, Grover Norquist urge House to pass immigration reform

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- More than 600 business, political, religious and law enforcement leaders urged House Republicans to pass immigration overhaul within two months.

Miccosukee Tribe's federal lawsuit against former chairman dismissed

MIAMI, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- A federal judge has ruled a lawsuit by the Miccosukee Tribe in South Florida should be heard in a state court or tribal court.

Repatriation of 24 Cubans said 'blight' on Bahamas' human right record

MIAMI, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Cuban immigrant groups in the United States have sharply criticized a decision by Bahamian officials to send 24 Cuban immigrants back to Havana.

Panama seizes N. Korean ship carrying suspect weapons

PANAMA CITY, Panama, July 16 (UPI) -- Panama said a captain tried to kill himself and crew members resisted arrest after inspectors found suspected weapons system components on a North Korean ship.

Egyptian crackdown political, NGO says

WASHINGTON, June 13 (UPI) -- Legal action taken by the Egyptian government against civil organizations was politically motivated, the Middle East director for Freedom House testified.

Mariela Castro wins gay-rights award

PHILADELPHIA, May 5 (UPI) -- Mariela Castro, the daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro, won an award in Philadelphia for her gay, bisexual and transgender advocacy work, organizers said.
'Dirty Harry' supports gay marriage in California

'Dirty Harry' supports gay marriage in California

WASHINGTON, March 10 (UPI) -- Clint Eastwood has lent his raspy-voiced, steely-eyed presence to the debate over gay marriage, signing on to a brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down California's Proposition 8, which limits marriage to a man and a woman.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Senior Legal Affairs Correspondent
Gay marriage brief has strong GOP backing

Gay marriage brief has strong GOP backing

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Prominent Republicans signed a brief backing same-sex marriage that will be submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court in a suit seeking to bar gay marriage bans.

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Napolitano: Sequester means airport delays

Napolitano: Sequester means airport delays

MIAMI, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano warned customs lines at Miami International Airport will get longer if there are forced cuts in the budget.

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GOP, Clinton wrestle on Libya

GOP, Clinton wrestle on Libya

WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Republicans at congressional hearings pummeled U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton related to her handling of the Sept. 11 Libyan consulate attack.
Aide: Hillary Clinton returning to work

Aide: Hillary Clinton returning to work

WASHINGTON, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton plans to be back on the job next week, an aide said Thursday.

U.S. Marine released from Mexican prison

BROWNSVILLE, Texas, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- A former U.S. Marine who was imprisoned in Mexico for four months after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border with a shotgun has been released, officials said.

Former Marine Hammar to be freed in Mexico

WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- A Mexican judge ruled to free former U.S. Marine Jon Hammar, imprisoned in Mexico for contravening a gun law by bringing in an antique shotgun.

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Kerry: Congress shares blame for Benghazi

Kerry: Congress shares blame for Benghazi

WASHINGTON, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Congress shares the blame for the attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three others, Sen. John Kerry said Thursday.

Cuban oil plans irk Florida congresswoman

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., said she was concerned about Cuba's commitment to energy safety now that a Russian company started oil work there.

Iraq vet jailed in Mexico on gun charge

MIAMI, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- The arrest of a U.S. military veteran, detained in Mexico for taking a 60-year-old shotgun into the country, has gotten the attention of a member of Congress.
Rethinking the Cuba embargo after 50 years

Rethinking the Cuba embargo after 50 years

HAVANA, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. embargo of Cuba should not be weakened in response to recent market reforms in the island, a key Florida congresswoman said.
Ryan: Be tough on Castro, lead in space

Ryan: Be tough on Castro, lead in space

MIAMI, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Republican U.S. vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan told an audience in Miami's Little Havana Saturday a Romney-Ryan administration "will be tough on Castro."

IKEA's alleged Cuba contract angers exiles

MIAMI, May 5 (UPI) -- An IKEA company spokeswoman said the company will widen its investigation of Cuban prisoners reportedly building IKEA products in the 1980s.
U.S. backs another $680M for Israeli Iron Dome

U.S. backs another $680M for Israeli Iron Dome

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 30 (UPI) -- A key U.S. House of Representatives panel has approved another $680 million for anti-missile defenses for the Israel.
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