Politics Breaking News: Russia Has Received No Asylum Request From Snowden

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Senior Kremlin officials said Russia's Federal Migration Service had not yet received a formal appeal for asylum from Edward J. Snowden, the former intelligence contractor. President Barack Obama raised U.S. concerns directly with Russian President Vladimir Putin over Moscow's handling of former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, but there was no sign of a breakthrough on Washington's demand that Russia expel him. Texas Republicans defended a sweeping abortion proposal against Democratic attempts to show the tough restrictions were not only unnecessary, but also unconstitutional.

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