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Obama's top economist to leave White House

Alan Krueger, chairman of White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA), has announced his plans to return to Princeton University as a professor later this year, the White House said in a statement.

No smoking gun in airline bomb plot: Obama Adviser

US intelligence agencies did not miss a "smoking gun" that could have prevented an alleged attempt to blow up a US airliner on Christmas Day, President Barack Obama`s top counterterrorism adviser said on Sunday.