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Many of the key figures cited in a scathing inspector general's report this week are allies of Hillary Rodham Clinton, marking the latest in a series of stumbles for the former first lady and secretary of state that likely forced her to delay her planned presidential campaign announcement. (Associated Press)

Hillary Clinton wiped email server clean, refuses to turn it over

- The Washington Times

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has refused to turn her email server over to an independent third party and claims she has wiped the server clean, dealing a setback to the special investigative committee looking into the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack, the probe said late Friday.

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News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT

Associated Press

Speaking to a room full of conservative business leaders in northern Kentucky, three of the four Republican candidates for governor managed to answer a question about replacing the Brent Spence Bridge while skipping the most crucial detail: Do you support tolls?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., accompanied by Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, in this March 24, 2015 file photo. Senators worked into Friday's pre-dawn hours March 27, 2015, on a stack of amendments to the balanced-budget plan, which closely follows a blueprint the House passed Wednesday. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Senate OKs Republican balanced-budget plan, following House

- Associated Press

Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate early Friday, positioning Congress for months of battling President Barack Obama over the GOP's goals of slicing spending and dismantling his health care law.

Governor proposes tighter gift caps for state lawmakers

- Associated Press

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe wants state lawmakers to enact stricter limits on gifts from lobbyists they can receive as the state's elected officials continue to grapple with ethics reform in the wake of former Gov. Bob McDonnell's corruption scandal.

In this Dec. 7, 2012 photo provided by Derrica Hamilton is an exhibit at the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn, Mich. The museum is sending its exhibition about one of the earliest Arab-American settlements to Ellis Island. The exhibit, titled "Little Syria," documents the once-thriving Lower Manhattan neighborhood home to many Arabs during the immigration wave of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. (AP Photo/Derrica Hamilton)

Museum's 'Little Syria' exhibit going to Ellis Island

- Associated Press

The Arab American National Museum is sending its exhibition about one of the earliest Arab-American settlements to Ellis Island, the same place where many of those immigrants first set foot in the U.S.

New York Senate leader says state budget deal close

- Associated Press

The Republican leader of the New York state Senate said a deal on the disclosure of lawmakers' outside income was close at hand as budget negotiations between lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo wore on Friday.