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The tables are set in the State Dining Room of the White House for Friday's state dinner honoring visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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President Barack Obama and Pope Francis stand at attention during the playing of the national anthems during a state arrival ceremony for the pope on the South Lawn of the White House Wednesday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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As U.S. Announces Plan To Accept More Refugees, Michigan Gets Ready

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talks to U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz during Iran nuclear deal negotiations. Carlos Barria/AP hide caption

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Iran Lobbying Battle Heats Up On The Airwaves

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President Obama says Iran's "nuclear breakout" time will be extended from the current two or three months to at least a year under the nuclear agreement. But he acknowledges that some restrictions will fall away after 15 years and the breakout time would again shrink. Morgan Walker/NPR hide caption

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Obama: Iran Will Face Longer 'Breakout Time,' Though Not Indefinitely

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President Obama spoke with Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep at the White House last week. Nick Michael/NPR hide caption

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A Year After Ferguson, Obama Tells NPR He Feels 'Great Urgency'

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