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Hillary Clinton gives a thumbs up sign during a victory celebration with Bill Clinton at the Old Statehouse in Little Rock, Arkansas November 3, 1992. REUTERS/Win McNamee

Hillary Clinton gives a thumbs up sign during a victory celebration with Bill Clinton at the Old Statehouse in Little Rock, Arkansas November 3, 1992. REUTERS/Win McNamee

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Bill Clinton is sworn-in as the 42nd President of the United States by Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist (R) as his wife Hillary and his daughter Chelsea (L) look on in Washington, DC on January 20, 1993. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

Bill Clinton is sworn-in as the 42nd President of the United States by Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist (R) as his wife Hillary and his daughter Chelsea (L) look on in Washington, DC on January 20, 1993. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

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First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton shows her wedding ring to CNN's Larry King, May 5, 1994 in Washington. Behind the first lady is a technician adjusting a microphone. REUTERS/Stringer

First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton shows her wedding ring to CNN's Larry King, May 5, 1994 in Washington. Behind the first lady is a technician adjusting a microphone. REUTERS/Stringer

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First lady Hillary Rodham Clinton addresses a health care rally to push Congress to pass health care reform Aug. 16, 1994. The clock depicts one person losing health insurance every 1.17 seconds. REUTERS/Stringer

First lady Hillary Rodham Clinton addresses a health care rally to push Congress to pass health care reform Aug. 16, 1994. The clock depicts one person losing health insurance every 1.17 seconds. REUTERS/Stringer

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First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton stands next to President Clinton in this file photo as he delivers his strongest public denial of allegations that he had an affair with former intern Monica Lewinsky, during a news conference at the White House last January 26, 1998. REUTERS/Win McNamee

First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton stands next to President Clinton in this file photo as he delivers his strongest public denial of allegations that he had an affair with former intern Monica Lewinsky, during a news conference at the White House last January 26, 1998. REUTERS/Win McNamee

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First lady and candidate for the United States Senate seat from New York, Hillary Clinton shakes hands with the crowd at the Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York, June 11, 2000. REUTERS/Brad Rickerby

First lady and candidate for the United States Senate seat from New York, Hillary Clinton shakes hands with the crowd at the Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York, June 11, 2000. REUTERS/Brad Rickerby

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Bill Clinton walks off after introducing his wife and U.S. Senate candidate for New York, Hillary Clinton, while in New York City, July 29, 2000. REUTERS/Larry Downing

Bill Clinton walks off after introducing his wife and U.S. Senate candidate for New York, Hillary Clinton, while in New York City, July 29, 2000. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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President Bill Clinton and his wife, Senator Hillary Clinton, walk up the ramp from Air Force One in the snow before departing at the airport in Syracuse, New York, January 4, 2001. REUTERS/Larry Downing

President Bill Clinton and his wife, Senator Hillary Clinton, walk up the ramp from Air Force One in the snow before departing at the airport in Syracuse, New York, January 4, 2001. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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Senator Hillary Clinton receives a tour through the barracks of the 2nd Battalion 2nd Airborne Division in Baghdad, November 28, 2003. Clinton spent a day touring Baghdad, meeting with military personnel, top officials of the occupation administration and aid groups. REUTERS/Dusan Vranic/Pool

Senator Hillary Clinton receives a tour through the barracks of the 2nd Battalion 2nd Airborne Division in Baghdad, November 28, 2003. Clinton spent a day touring Baghdad, meeting with military personnel, top officials of the occupation administration and aid groups. REUTERS/Dusan Vranic/Pool

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Senator Hillary Clinton shows off her new book, titled "Living History," in New York, June 9, 2003, at a signing on the day it is released. REUTERS/Chip East

Senator Hillary Clinton shows off her new book, titled "Living History," in New York, June 9, 2003, at a signing on the day it is released. REUTERS/Chip East

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Democratic White House challenger John Kerry (C) is seen with Sen. Hillary Clinton (R) and Rep. Charles Rangel (L) during a town hall meeting in New York April 14, 2004. REUTERS/Chip East

Democratic White House challenger John Kerry (C) is seen with Sen. Hillary Clinton (R) and Rep. Charles Rangel (L) during a town hall meeting in New York April 14, 2004. REUTERS/Chip East

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Former first lady Sen. Hillary Clinton, R, looks on as Secretary of the Smithsonian Lawrence Small (L) unveils a portrait of her in Washington, April 24, 2006. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Former first lady Sen. Hillary Clinton, R, looks on as Secretary of the Smithsonian Lawrence Small (L) unveils a portrait of her in Washington, April 24, 2006. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

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Senator Barack Obama (R) stands in front of Senator Hillary Clinton as they arrive for President George W. Bush's annual State of the Union speech to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington January 23, 2007. REUTERS/Larry Downing

Senator Barack Obama (R) stands in front of Senator Hillary Clinton as they arrive for President George W. Bush's annual State of the Union speech to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington January 23, 2007. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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Former President Bill Clinton sits on the steps of the stage as he listens to his wife, Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton, speak at a campaign fund-raiser in Washington March 20, 2007. REUTERS/Jim Young

Former President Bill Clinton sits on the steps of the stage as he listens to his wife, Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton, speak at a campaign fund-raiser in Washington March 20, 2007. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Senator and presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to voters at a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire, February 10, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Senator and presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to voters at a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire, February 10, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop at the Merrillville Fire Department Station #2 in Merrillville, Indiana, May 5, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop at the Merrillville Fire Department Station #2 in Merrillville, Indiana, May 5, 2008. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes

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A campaign sign for Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton is seen at her Ohio and Texas primary election night rally in Columbus, Ohio March 4, 2008. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

A campaign sign for Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton is seen at her Ohio and Texas primary election night rally in Columbus, Ohio March 4, 2008. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk

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Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama listens to Senator Hillary Clinton on a plane after leaving Washington June 27, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama listens to Senator Hillary Clinton on a plane after leaving Washington June 27, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama and Senator Hillary Clinton wave to the crowd during a campaign rally in Orlando, Florida October 20, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama and Senator Hillary Clinton wave to the crowd during a campaign rally in Orlando, Florida October 20, 2008. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listens to live translation during a signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding for the U.S. support of HIV/AIDS programs in Vietnam, at Ngoc Lam Pagoda in Hanoi July 22, 2010. REUTERS/Julian Abram Wainwright/Pool

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton listens to live translation during a signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding for the U.S. support of HIV/AIDS programs in Vietnam, at Ngoc Lam Pagoda in Hanoi July 22, 2010. REUTERS/Julian Abram Wainwright/Pool

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President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, along with members of the national security team, receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, May 1, 2011. Also pictured are Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Please note: A classified document seen in this photograph has been obscured at source. REUTERS/White House/Pete Souza

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, along with members of the national security team, receive an update on the mission against Osama bin Laden in the Situation Room of the White House, May 1, 2011. Also pictured are Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Please note: A classified document seen in this photograph has been obscured at source. REUTERS/White House/Pete Souza

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton boards her plane at the Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul April 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton boards her plane at the Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul April 1, 2012. REUTERS/Brendan Smialowski/Pool

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) hugs Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi as they meet at Suu Kyi's house in Yangon December 2, 2011. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (L) hugs Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi as they meet at Suu Kyi's house in Yangon December 2, 2011. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA upon her departure in a military C-17 plane from Malta bound for Tripoli, Libya October 18, 2011. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her PDA upon her departure in a military C-17 plane from Malta bound for Tripoli, Libya October 18, 2011. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is pictured on a video screen as she addresses the high level segment of the 16th session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, February 28, 2011. REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is pictured on a video screen as she addresses the high level segment of the 16th session of the Human Rights Council at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva, February 28, 2011. REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud

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President Barack Obama walks with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton past the flag-draped transfer case of one of four Americans who died this week in Libya, during a transfer of remains ceremony at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington, September 14, 2012. U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other Americans killed in Benghazi were honored at the ceremony. REUTERS/Jason Reed

President Barack Obama walks with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton past the flag-draped transfer case of one of four Americans who died this week in Libya, during a transfer of remains ceremony at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington, September 14, 2012. U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and three other Americans killed in Benghazi were honored at the ceremony. REUTERS/Jason Reed

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves New York Presbyterian Hospital with husband, Bill (TOP R), and daughter, Chelsea (R), in New York, January 2, 2013. The secretary of state, who has not been seen in public since Dec. 7, was revealed to be in a New York hospital under treatment for a blood clot that stemmed from a concussion she suffered in mid-December. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves New York Presbyterian Hospital with husband, Bill (TOP R), and daughter, Chelsea (R), in New York, January 2, 2013. The secretary of state, who has not been seen in public since Dec. 7, was revealed to be in a New York hospital under treatment for a blood clot that stemmed from a concussion she suffered in mid-December. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pounds on her table while testifying on the September attack on U.S. diplomatic sites in Benghazi, Libya during a hearing held by the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington January 23, 2013. Mrs. Clinton was responding to questioning from Sen. Ron Johnson (not in photo). REUTERS/Jason Reed

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pounds on her table while testifying on the September attack on U.S. diplomatic sites in Benghazi, Libya during a hearing held by the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington January 23, 2013. Mrs. Clinton was responding to questioning from Sen. Ron Johnson (not in photo). REUTERS/Jason Reed

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