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Friday, September 4, 2015

Josh Gerstein
Complying with a court order, the State Department has contacted the FBI to ask if the law enforcement agency has come across certain official records as it conducts a review of Hillary Clinton's email server and back-up records her lawyer kept on a thumb drive.
Carol Lee
The Wall Street Journal
Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he “would not hesitate” to enter the 2016 presidential race if he weren’t going through a trying emotional time, and that the “most relevant factor” holding him back right now is he and his family’s grief over the recent death of his son.
Carrie Johnson
The Justice Department says it will beef up legal requirements for using cell-site simulators, an increasingly controversial form of surveillance technology that secretly gathers data about mobile devices.