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Harry Reid announces deal to avert 'nuclear option'

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., announced Tuesday morning that a deal has been reached to avert the so-called nuclear option that would have diminished Reublicans' ability to filibuster and delay President Obama's non-judicial executive branch nominees. Reid credited Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., with helping to craft the deal and said other lawmakers would be briefed on the accord...