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Houthi fighters patrolled the streets during a demonstration to show support for their comrades in Sanaa, Yemen, on Friday. Some of the thousands of protesters supported the Shiite rebels who seized the capital, and others demanded that the country's south secede after the nation's president and Cabinet resigned. (Associated Press)

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"If there's one thing there is agreement on, it's recognition that our climate is changing. Some would say that's a pretty significant step," said Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Republican and chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, which is overseeing the Keystone debate. (Associated Press)

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The conservative core of the Republican Party has long been leery of John Boehner and Mitch McConnell, who are viewed derisively as establishment stalwarts. (Associated Press)

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National Edition Opinion cover for January 26, 2015 - A lesson from Yemen (Illustration by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times)

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Gary Johnson, who ran for the White house in 2012 as the Libertarian Party candidate, now leads a national movement to allow third party candidates in national presidential debates. (Associated press)

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Republican state Sen. Mark Obenshain expressed his party's disagreements with Gov. Terry McAuliffe's policies on everything from gun control to economic reforms and Obamacare. (Associated Press)

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The socialist government of President Francois Hollande last week announced steps to increase counterterrorism surveillance and to intervene in the classroom to blunt the message of radical Islam in France. (Associated Press)

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France's President Francois Hollande, looks on after he bade farewell to Sweden's King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia at the Elysee Palace in Paris, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. The Swedish Royal couple is in France for a three-day state visit. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

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Sen. Rand Paul's views on foreign policy and national security set him apart from the other Republicans hungering for the presidency. They can be expected to slam him as an isolationist, blind to the harsh realities of the international jungle. But his views of how the U.S. should deal with the world will offer a unique opening to voters who haven't always leaned right. (Associated Press)

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Secretary of State John F. Kerry flew to Nigeria over the weekend to meet with President Goodluck Jonathan and his challenger in the upcoming Nigerian presidential election to push for a peaceful vote and to seek enhanced cooperation in the fight against Islamist terrorism. (Associated Press)

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Rep. Adam Kinzinger, Illinois Republican, who served in Iraq, called "American Sniper" an authentic portrayal of war and its aftermath for veterans. (Associated Press)

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President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi sit for tea after a stroll in the gardens of Hyderabad House, where the leaders held their talks, in New Delhi, India, Sunday. (AP Photo/Press Trust of India) INDIA OUT

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Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, has warned that Iran is "on the march" in the Middle East. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Wallace)

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U.S. President Barack Obama waves to the media, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi standing beside him during a ceremonial reception at the Indian Presidential Palace in New Delhi, India, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Obama is the first American leader to be invited to attend India's Republic Day festivities, which commence Monday and mark the anniversary of the enactment of the country's democratic constitution. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das)

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Michonne attacks Penny in McFarlane Toys' The Governor's Room. (Photograph by Joseph Szadkowski / The Washington Times)

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The Governor with his illuminated trophies are part of McFarlane Toys' The Walking Dead: The Governor's Room. (Photograph by Joseph Szadkowski / The Washington Times)

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Michonne attacks Penny in McFarlane Toys' The Governor's Room. (Photograph by Joseph Szadkowski / The Washington Times)

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National Edition News cover for January 24, 2015 - Yemen's Shiite rebels growing in power amid Obama uncertainty on Iran, experts fear: A Houthi Shiite fighter wearing an army uniform chants slogans during a demonstration to show support for his comrades in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Thousands of protesters demonstrated Friday across Yemen, some supporting the Shiite rebels who seized the capital and others demanding the country's south secede after the nation's president and Cabinet resigned. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

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A Houthi Shiite fighter wearing an army uniform chants slogans during a demonstration to show support for his comrades in Sanaa, Yemen, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Thousands of protesters demonstrated Friday across Yemen, some supporting the Shiite rebels who seized the capital and others demanding the country's south secede after the nation's president and Cabinet resigned. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

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White House press secretary Josh Earnest speaks during the daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Earnest discussed, Yemen, and the death of Saudi King Abdullah, among other topics. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)