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How the AP-GfK poll was conducted

The Associated Press-GfK poll on Congress and politics was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications March 20-24. It is based on online interviews of 1,012 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel.

How Obama Lost Afghanistan

He said it was ‘the right war.’ Then he did everything he could to screw it up.

Prospect of spy release latest twist in legal saga

WASHINGTON (AP) — The arrest of Jonathan Pollard nearly 30 years ago set off an emotional legal saga that has confronted American presidents and Israeli prime ministers, wound through the courts and divided those who say the convicted spy has paid his debt to society and those who contend the damage he caused was incalculable.

Suit over deadly drone strikes is tossed by judge

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Obama administration officials for the 2011 drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen, including an al-Qaida cleric.