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Domestic News | February 13, 2013

This is News - Feb. 13, 2013

Domestic News

Obama calls for job creation and praises economic proposals, North Korea has successful nuclear test, Chuck Hagel awaits a vote from the Senate, and stocks creep closer to all-time high levels

President Barack Obama during his State of the Union Speech (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
President Obama delivers his State of the Union speech for his second term, claiming new economic proposals won't increase the deficit. He also calls on Congress to put job creation on top priority. A North Korean broadcast describes a successful nuclear test in the country. Chuck Hagel awaits a vote in the Senate for confirmation as Secretary of Defense. Stocks crept ever closer to some all-time high levels.