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Some Democrats warn of dangers of election overconfidence

The fight for the House majority is over – at least that's the sense from a growing number of Democrats.

September 22, 2018 1:30 pm


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Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "little rocket man" no more. President Donald Trump isn't a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard."

September 22, 2018 10:19 am


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Kavanaugh accuser says she's willing to testify to Senate panel

WASHINGTON – Christine Blasey Ford may personally testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney...

September 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Lack of wall funding angers Trump

WASHINGTON – Raising the specter of a government shutdown in just 10 days, President Donald Trump complained Thursday that a...

September 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Senators' personal emails attacked

Foreign government hackers continue to target the personal email accounts of U.S. senators and their aides – and the Senate's...

September 20, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump rolls back move by Obama on methane

BILLINGS, Mont. – The Trump administration on Tuesday rolled back an Obama-era rule that forced energy companies to capture...

September 19, 2018 1:00 am


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DeVos play not meant as 'cartoon or lampoon,' producer says

Guns in schools to protect students from grizzly bears? Betsy DeVos endured yet another rocky confirmation hearing in the Senate to become...

September 18, 2018 12:50 pm


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Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

Nearly two years out of the White House, former President Barack Obama is facing another political test.

September 17, 2018 9:10 am


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Campaigning in the land of angry voters

ROCHESTER, Mich. – Elissa Slotkin assumed that her campaign for Congress would be built around pocketbook issues such as the...

September 17, 2018 1:00 am


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On the air

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:“This Week” on ABC

September 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Report: Trump set to act on tariffs

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is going ahead with plans announced in July to impose new tariffs on about $200 billion of...

September 16, 2018 1:00 am


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NY governor defeats primary challenger

ALBANY, N.Y. – Gov. Andrew Cuomo overcame a primary challenge from activist and actress Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, thwarting her...

September 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Bush gets involved in needed GOP races

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Former President George W. Bush is quietly helping boost Republican candidates in places where President...

September 13, 2018 1:00 am


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Order takes aim at election meddling

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in...

September 13, 2018 1:00 am


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Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is signing an executive order authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections.

September 12, 2018 1:20 pm