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Democrats priming for run at oval office

ATLANTA – Look closely enough at the 2018 midterm campaign and you'll see the stirrings of a Democratic scramble to reclaim the...

May 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump Jr. confab under scrutiny

WASHINGTON – Donald Trump Jr. met during the 2016 campaign with a private military contractor and an adviser to Middle Eastern...

May 20, 2018 1:00 am


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China agrees to buy more US goods

WASHINGTON – Just-ended U.S.-China trade talks produced a commitment by Beijing to “significantly increase” its...

May 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Revolt on immigration sinks House farm bill

WASHINGTON – House Republican leaders suffered an embarrassing setback Friday when conservatives scuttled an ambitious farm bill,...

May 19, 2018 1:00 am


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Acting VA Secretary to be nominee

WASHINGTON – In a surprise announcement that caught the candidate off-guard, President Donald Trump said Friday he'll nominate...

May 19, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump looks to alter clinic-funding law

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration acted Friday to bar taxpayer-funded family planning clinics from referring women for...

May 19, 2018 1:00 am


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First lady returns to White House after kidney treatment

Melania Trump returned to the White House on Saturday from a weeklong hospitalization after kidney treatment.

May 19, 2018 12:53 pm


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CIA's Haspel can tap undercover work in Russian operations

The CIA's first female director began her career in the mid-1980s when the Soviet Union was in its twilight.

May 19, 2018 9:55 am


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White House pushes ahead with Mideast peace plan

The Trump administration is aiming to roll out its much-hyped but long-delayed Middle East peace plan next month.

May 19, 2018 8:59 am


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Trump, allies push to expose FBI source

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's allies are waging an increasingly aggressive campaign to undercut the Russia investigation...

May 18, 2018 1:00 am


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GOP leaders talk votes on immigration

WASHINGTON – Republican leaders have discussed scheduling House votes on two immigration bills, two GOP lawmakers said Thursday, a...

May 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump to deny funds to clinics that refer for abortion

The Trump administration will resurrect a Reagan-era rule that affects federally funded family planning clinics.

May 18, 2018 8:41 am


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Democrats leery of liberal wins

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Primary election season is still young, but the liberal wing of the Democratic Party is already...

May 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Senate panel OKs Haspel to lead CIA

Republicans are pushing for a speedy confirmation vote as early as today after the Senate Intelligence Committee endorsed Gina Haspel to...

May 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Senators hammer EPA head over scandals

WASHINGTON – Lawmakers at a Senate hearing Wednesday hammered Scott Pruitt with his toughest questioning to date amid federal...

May 17, 2018 1:00 am