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Used to bucking establishment, Gabbard eyes White House run

Tulsi Gabbard, a 37-year-old Democratic congresswoman, is eyeing a White House run.

December 18, 2018 2:50 pm


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Senate close to overhaul of federal sentencing laws

WASHINGTON – The Senate's sweeping overhaul of the criminal justice system cleared a major hurdle Monday, with an overwhelming...

December 18, 2018 1:00 am


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White House closer to partial shutdown with wall demand

Pushing the government to the brink of a partial shutdown, the White House is insisting that Congress provide $5 billion to build a wall...

December 17, 2018 8:10 am


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Number of GOP women in Congress falls

Republicans lost the House in November as droves of female voters spurned the party, a reflection of the gaping gender gap. The election...

December 17, 2018 1:00 am


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No deal in sight on Trump's wall

WASHINGTON – The White House and Democratic congressional leaders are at an impasse over negotiations to avoid a partial shutdown...

December 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Collins in favor of contested primary

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said Sunday she welcomes potential Republican primary challengers to President Donald Trump while also...

December 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Election meddling detailed

A report found the Russia operation used every major social media platform to deliver words, images and videos tailored to voters'...

December 17, 2018 1:00 am


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After fraud probe, new primary may replace GOP candidate

Legislation quickly passed by North Carolina's lawmakers this week would prepare a path for Republicans to dump their nominee in a...

December 16, 2018 9:40 am


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Investigations look at Trump's life from all angles

Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business.

December 16, 2018 8:10 am


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Trump pushes Congress for new health law after court ruling

President Donald Trump is looking to congressional leaders to come up with a replacement.

December 15, 2018 11:52 am


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For 76-year-old Joe Biden, age a factor as he mulls 2020 run

Joe Biden is talking with friends and longtime supporters about whether, at 76, he's too old to seek the White House.

December 15, 2018 10:08 am


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Trump says Interior Secretary Zinke leaving administration

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest.

December 15, 2018 10:04 am


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Senate rebukes Saudis on Khashoggi, Yemen

WASHINGTON – Senators voted Thursday to recommend that the U.S. end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and put...

December 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Ex-Trump lawyer: Hush money paid over election concerns

Shaken and facing a prison term, the President's longtime personal lawyer said Donald Trump directed him to buy the silence of two women.

December 14, 2018 8:32 am


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Pelosi vows to limit tenure as speaker

WASHINGTON – Rep. Nancy Pelosi all but ensured Wednesday that she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by...

December 13, 2018 1:00 am