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VIDEO: Meerkats Are Making Some New Friends

At the Tswalu Kalahari Reserve in South Africa, meerkat habituators are acclimating the little guys to human visitors. Photo: Patrick McGroarty/The Wall Street Journal Related Videos: VIDEO: Will Drones Replace Dogs Down on the Farm? VIDEO: In Frankfurt, the Giant Euro Statue Needs a Bailout VIDEO: Korean Face Readers Thrown Off by Plastic Surgery

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VIDEO: Supreme Court Draws Advocates and Opponents of Gay Marriage

As the Supreme Court heard arguments on whether states need to recognize same-sex unions, supporters and opponents of gay marriage rallied outside. Related Videos: VIDEO: Capital Journal: Religious Freedom Debate Heats Up VIDEO: Celebrations of St. Patrick’s Day Around the World VIDEO: Gov. Mike Pence on Religious Freedom Law

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VIDEO: Obama, Abe Promise Cooperation on Pacific Trade Talks

In a news conference with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, President Obama discusses how the U.S. and Japan are strengthening economic ties and reacting to China’s moves in Asia. Photo: AP Related Videos: VIDEO: Democratic Fissures Appear in Pacific Trade Pact VIDEO: Obama: Asia Trade Deal Will Strengthen U.S. VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Obama Faces Off With GOP on Climate Agenda

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VIDEO: Japan PM Abe: TPP Will Aid Pacific Regional Stability

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement between the U.S. and Pacific nations has significance for regional stability. Photo: Getty Related Videos: VIDEO: Obama: Asia Trade Deal Will Strengthen U.S. VIDEO: Jerry Seib Previews WSJ Interview With President Obama VIDEO: Neil King: The Rocky Political Path for a Trade Deal

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VIDEO: Jerry Seib Discusses U.S. Economy with President Obama

President Obama discusses his outlook for the U.S. economy and why infrastructure investments could help give it a long-term boost. Related Videos: VIDEO: Jerry Seib Previews WSJ Interview With President Obama VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Signs Congress Is Functioning Again VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Obama Faces Off With GOP on Climate Agenda

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VIDEO: Korean Face Readers Thrown Off by Plastic Surgery

South Korean face readers say they can tell a person’s fortune by looking at facial contours and complexion. But what happens when someone’s had plastic surgery? Photo: Malte E. Kollenberg for The Wall Street Journal Related Videos: VIDEO: Pyeongchang vs. Pyongyang: What’s the Difference? VIDEO: Will Drones Replace Dogs Down on the Farm? VIDEO: In Frankfurt, the Giant Euro Statue Needs a Bailout

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VIDEO: Obama: Trade Pact Won’t ‘Destroy’ Middle Class

President Obama is trying to rally Democratic support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. What would this trade pact do? How is Mr. Obama answering critics from within his own party? WSJ’s Jason Bellini has #TheShortAnswer. Related Videos: VIDEO: Neil King: The Rocky Political Path for a Trade Deal VIDEO: Is Ted Cruz’s ‘City on a Hill’ Same as Reagan’s? VIDEO: Petrobras Scandal Roils Brazil

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VIDEO: Jerry Seib Previews WSJ Interview With President Obama

President Barack Obama sits down with WSJ’s Jerry Seib on Monday. One hot topic: Obama’s efforts to get “fast track” authority to reach a Pacific trade deal. Photo:AP Related Videos: VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Obama Faces Off With GOP on Climate Agenda VIDEO: Neil King: The Rocky Political Path for a Trade Deal VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Obama’s Political Trade Dilemma

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VIDEO: Obama’s Anger Translator Luther at WHCD

Keegan-Michael Key showed up at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner to do a version of the “Key and Peele” skit “Obama’s Anger Translator Luther” with the President himself. Related Videos: VIDEO: Jerry Seib: Israel’s Strategy in Iran Talks VIDEO: Capital Journal: Rising Tensions Over Yemen War VIDEO: Obama on Koch Bros at White House Correspondents’ Dinner

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