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Posted: January 10, 2014 at 3:47 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “There are things that we can do to help the Iraqis that do not involve putting U.S. troops on the ground.” House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on U.S. efforts to assist the Iraq government in regaining control of the cities of Fallujah and Ramadi from al-Qaida militants

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Front Section, Pages 6 on 01/10/2014