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Dealmaker Dole gets congressional gold

WASHINGTON – Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole knew the art of the deal before President Donald Trump published the 1987 book...

January 18, 2018 1:00 am


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White House's privilege view

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's White House is relying on a sweeping interpretation of executive privilege that is rankling...

January 18, 2018 1:00 am


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Kelly: Trump's views evolve

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's views on immigration and building a wall along the Mexico border have evolved since his...

January 18, 2018 1:00 am


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GOP still struggling with Trump's remarks on Africa

Republicans are struggling to get their stories straight.

January 17, 2018 8:56 am


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Wall Street executive replaces Christie, targets Trump

TRENTON, N.J. – Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy succeeded Chris Christie as governor on Tuesday, swearing his oath...

January 16, 2018 8:40 pm


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Stopgap a possibility to avoid shutdown

WASHINGTON – Chances of a government shutdown grew Monday as Republicans concluded that they would be unable to pass a long-term...

January 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Translating Trump's Africa insult a struggle

NAIROBI, Kenya – President Donald Trump's vulgar insult of Africa was a puzzle for many foreign media organizations, which didn't...

January 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Leaders say Trump presidency is at odds with MLK's legacy

The first Martin Luther King Jr. holiday of Donald Trump's presidency is taking place amid a racial firestorm.

January 13, 2018 1:33 pm


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GOP-leaning states line up to require work for Medicaid

Republicans this past week began to realize their long-held goal of requiring certain adults to work in exchange for Medicaid.

January 13, 2018 1:28 pm


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Trump (sort of) denies vulgar comments about immigrants

In bluntly vulgar language, President Donald Trump questioned why the U.S. would accept more immigrants.

January 12, 2018 10:22 am


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Missouri governor fighting for political life after affair

Admitting to an extramarital affair but denying anything more, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens appears to be digging in for a fight.

January 12, 2018 9:09 am


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McSally launches Senate campaign in heated Arizona contest

Arizona Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally called on the national GOP to "grow a pair of ovaries."

January 12, 2018 8:56 am


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Trump: No trip to London because of embassy choice

President Donald Trump has canceled a trip to London where he had been expected to open the new $1 billion U.S. embassy.

January 12, 2018 8:40 am


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Lawmakers eager, wary on immigration deal

WASHINGTON – Backed by the White House, Democratic and Republican lawmakers dug into a politically fraught search for compromise...

January 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Democrats sound Russia alert

WASHINGTON – A new report by Senate Democrats warns of deepening Russian interference throughout Europe and concludes that even as...

January 11, 2018 1:00 am