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  • First lady announcing one-stop job site for vets

    Aiming to streamline employment resources for people leaving the military, the government is creating an integrated website that can help job-seekers create resumes, connect with employers and become part of a database of veterans and their spouses for companies to mine for skills and talents.


  • U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, left, shakes hands with acting Ukrainian President Oleksandr Turchynov in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, April. 22, 2014.  Vice President Joe Biden told Ukrainian political leaders Tuesday that the United States stands with them against "humiliating threats" and encouraged them to root out corruption as they rebuild their government. In the most high-level visit of a U.S. official since crisis erupted in Ukraine, Biden told leaders from various political parties that he brings a message of support from President Barack Obama as they face a historic opportunity to usher in reforms. (AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov, Pool)

    Ukraine orders new military operation in the east

    Ukraine's acting president ordered security forces to resume operations in the country's east on Tuesday after the bodies of two people allegedly abducted by pro-Russia insurgents were found and a military aircraft was reportedly hit by gunfire.


  • Biden to speak at Air Force Academy graduation

    Vice President Joe Biden will be the guest speaker at the Air Force Academy graduation in May.


  • People wave a Russian national flag as they gather at barricades at the Ukrainian regional office of the Security Service in Luhansk, Ukraine, Monday, April 21, 2014. US Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country. Biden's visit comes a day after violence erupted in eastern Ukraine, despite an agreement last week aimed at easing tensions. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

    US: Russia has 'days, not weeks' to follow accord

    Russia has "days, not weeks" to abide by an international accord aimed at stemming the crisis in Ukraine, the top U.S. diplomat in Kiev warned Monday as Vice President Joe Biden launched a high-profile show of support for the pro-Western Ukrainian government. Russia in turn accused authorities in Kiev of flagrantly violating the pact and declared their actions would not stand.


  • A Ukrainian soldier stands guard near an armored personnel carrier at Boryspil airport outside Kiev, Ukraine on Monday April 21, 2014.   U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to Ukraine to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for urgent implementation of an international agreement aimed at de-escalating tensions even as violence continues.(AP Photo/Sergei Chuzavkov)

    Biden in Ukraine to show support as tensions rise

    Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for urgent implementation of an international agreement aimed at de-escalating tensions even as violence continues. The United States will decide within "days, not weeks" whether Russia is abiding by the accord, a U.S. diplomat said.


  • ** FILE ** Vice President Joe Biden gestures as he speaks at the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's 2014 Legislative Summit in Washington, Thursday, March 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Joe Biden heads to Ukraine as tensions rise

    Vice President Joe Biden is heading to Ukraine to meet with leaders of the turbulent country.


  • AP News in Brief at 10:58 p.m. EDT

    US, Russia trade warnings on Ukraine; Russia told it has 'days, not weeks' to abide by accord


  • This Aug. 11, 2010 file photo, Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden responds to a question during an interview with the Associated Press in Dover, Del.  Biden says he won't seek re-election as Delaware attorney general this year but plans to run for governor in 2016. Biden, who underwent surgery at a Texas cancer center last year, announced his intentions in a statement issued Thursday, April 17, 2014. The 45-year-old Biden had said previously that he would seek a third term as attorney general. He is the oldest son of Vice President Joe Biden.  (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Beau Biden plans 2016 run for governor in Delaware

    Vice President Joe Biden's eldest son, Beau Biden, said Thursday that he has decided not to seek re-election as Delaware attorney general this year and instead plans to run for governor in 2016.


  • Inside out: Joseph R. Biden faces a similar hurdle as other sitting vice presidents campaigning for higher office: being seen as a candidate with no ideas of his own. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)

    Joe Biden's biggest gaffe: VP blowing his 2016 head start

    It has been clear for some time that Joseph R. Biden is far behind Hillary Rodham Clinton among potential Democratic presidential candidates, but recent polling data suggest the vice president may not even be his party's second choice.


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