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24 HOURS IN 60 SECONDS

24 HOURS IN 60 SECONDS

TouchVision 24 HOURS IN 60 SECONDS: In the past 24 hours, House Republicans debated President Obama's $3.7 billion request for emergency funds to tackle immigration. Iran announced it wants to expand its uranium enrichment program. Edward Snowden asked Russia to extend his asylum for another year. Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in prison. Defending champion Chris Froo…

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