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Obama, wiping tears, makes new push to tighten gun rules

Obama, wiping tears, makes new push to tighten gun rules

Wiping back tears as he remembered children killed in a mass shooting, President Barack Obama on January 5 ordered stricter gun rules that he can impose without Congress and urged American voters to reject pro-gun candidates.

Clinton's debate showing may dampen calls for Biden

Clinton's debate showing may dampen calls for Biden

US Vice President Joe Biden faced an altered political dynamic on October 14 after Hillary Clinton reasserted her command of the Democratic Party presidential race during a debate that may have left little room for him to run.

Clinton opposes new Pacific trade pact in break with Obama

Clinton opposes new Pacific trade pact in break with Obama

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on October 7 she does not support the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), rejecting a central tenet of President Barack Obama's strategic pivot to Asia.

China's Xi arrives in Washington for first US state visit

China's Xi arrives in Washington for first US state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Washington on September 24 for a state visit and talks with President Barack Obama that are expected to be clouded by differences over alleged Chinese cyber spying, Beijing's economic policies and territorial disputes in the East Sea.

Joe Biden’s difficult mission

Joe Biden’s difficult mission

(VOV) - US Vice President Joe Biden has arrived in Beijing, the second leg of his tour of Japan, China and the Republic of Korea. His visit is expected help ease tensions in the region following China’s claim of its Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) in the East China Sea.