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FILE -- Former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Lieberman: Obama Faces Uphill Battle In Selling Congress On Iran Deal

Polls show voter consensus is shifting to the negative, and that’s taking the Obama administration by surprise, Lieberman said.

07/30/2015

Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: CBS2)

Sen. Schumer Keeps Mum On How He’ll Vote On Iran Nuclear Deal

Sen. Charles Schumer said he’s feeling the pressure as he dissects the Iran nuclear deal, but is not disclosing how he plans to vote.

07/27/2015

Iran Nuclear Deal Protest

Thousands Of Protesters Rally In Times Square Against Iran Nuclear Deal

In Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry led back-to-back, closed-door briefings, trying to sway lawmakers to approve the deal to curb Iran’s nuclear program.

07/22/2015

A supposed photograph of Bob Levinson was emailed anonymously to the family in 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Son Of American Believed To Be Held In Iran Not Giving Up Hope

David Levinson, whose father, Bob, is among those Americans believed to be held, sees the easing of tensions with Iran as an opportunity.

07/16/2015

Republican presidential candidate, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (L) speaks after receiving the endorsement of Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) during a campaign stop at the Double T Diner July 15, 2015 in Annapolis, Maryland. Hogan joined Christie in meeting locals at the diner before speaking to the media.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Christie: Obama’s Presentation Of Iran Nuclear Deal Amounts To ‘Lies’

New Jersey Governor and Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie accused President Barack Obama of telling “lies” about the Iran nuclear deal.

07/15/2015

Obama press conference on Iran nuclear deal (CBS2)

President Obama Defends Iran Nuclear Deal, Says It Will Make World Safer

To the president, the accord with Iran to limit its nuclear program was “a historic day” for the U.S., world powers and Iran.

07/15/2015

President Barack Obama gives statement on Iran nuclear deal on July 14, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

President Obama Says Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Built On Verification’

President Barack Obama said a landmark nuclear deal with Iran “is not built on trust, it is built on verification.”

07/14/2015

Talks in Vienna for a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday, July 13. (Credit: CBS2)

Local Experts: Iran Nuclear Deal Could Be Dangerous And Detrimental

Reports conflicted Monday night on a nuclear deal with Iran.

07/13/2015

President Barack Obama makes a statement at the White House after a deal was reached on Iran's nuclear program.   (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Hails Iran Framework As ‘Historic’ Understanding

President Barack Obama heralded a framework nuclear understanding with Iran as a “historic” agreement and warned Congress Thursday against taking action that could upend work toward a final deal.

04/02/2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech, on March 18, 2015, at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem following his party Likud's victory in Israel's general election. (THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)

White House Gives Cold Shoulder To Netanyahu’s Attempt To Make Nice

It was a stunning about face from Israel’s prime minister intended to repair relations with the United States. Only it didn’t work.

03/19/2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks to a joint meeting of Congress on March 3, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Paves Path To Bomb’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel’s survival.

03/03/2015

Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly September 29, 2014    (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Netanyahu Iran Speech In March Has Some New York Congressmen Seeing Red

There has been heated disagreement among some New York congressmen over whether to boycott Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s controversial address in Washington next month.

02/11/2015

Sen. Robert Menendez (credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Menendez Calls For Sanctions In Iran Despite Obama’s Call To ‘Hold Your Fire’

U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) said Friday that he wants to see new sanctions Iran if no agreement is reached on nuclear negotiations, despite concerns from President Barack Obama that such sanctions could jeopardize a deal.

01/16/2015

Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly September 29, 2014    (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Netanyahu Says ISIS, Hamas ‘Branches Of Same Poisonous Tree,’ Mentions Derek Jeter In UN Address

“To say Iran doesn’t practice terrorism, is like saying Derek Jeter never played shortstop for the New York Yankees,” Netanyahu said.

09/29/2014

Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal during their Group F football match against Iran at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil on June 21, 2014. AFP PHOTO / PEDRO UGARTE        (Photo credit should read PEDRO UGARTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Messi Goal Lifts Argentina To 1-0 Win Over Iran

Lionel Messi scored a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 victory over Iran on Saturday and secure his team’s place in the second round of the World Cup.

06/21/2014

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