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Democrats divided over 1998 embassy bombing settlementA proposed settlement for the victims of the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania has divided Democratic members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, but lawmakers are still hoping to pass legislation as part of a stopgap spending measure to allow the deal to move forward. Sens. Chris CoonsChristopher (Chris) Andrew CoonsBank lobbying group launches ad backing Collins reelection bid Biden ally Coons hits back at Trump over tweet misspelling his name Sunday shows preview: Republicans gear up for national convention, USPS debate continues in Washington MORE (D-Del.) and Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineFilibuster fight looms if Democrats retake Senate Second senator...
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