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WASHINGTON — The Senate pushed bipartisan trade legislation to the brink of final approval Tuesday in a combined effort by President Barack Obama and Republican congressional leaders to rescue a measure that appeared all but dead less than...
Terri Crippes, left, and Lori Lyon, the aunts of Kayla Mueller, an American hostage who was held by Islamic State militants, give a news conference in Prescott, Arizona, in February. Mueller’s family had criticized the government’s no-...