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CDC given list of banned words

NEW YORK – Health leaders say they are alarmed about a report that officials at the nation's top public health agency are being...

December 17, 2017 1:00 am


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For GOP, tax cut is fiasco averted

WASHINGTON – Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent...

December 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Churches, politics to remain separated

NEW YORK – A provision that would have freed churches to make political endorsements has been dropped from the Republican tax...

December 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Tax bill takes huge step to final passage

After weeks of quarrels and qualms, Republicans reveal the details of their huge national tax rewrite.

December 16, 2017 1:00 am


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Female candidate leaves race

TOPEKA, Kan. – A female congressional candidate dropped out of the Kansas race Friday over a 12-year-old lawsuit accusing her of...

December 16, 2017 1:00 am


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Trump blasts FBI, praises its rookies

QUANTICO, Va. – President Donald Trump said Friday there is tremendous anger over what he called the FBI's...

December 16, 2017 1:00 am


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump denies knowing women he met

President Donald Trump denies he knows or ever met women who've accused him of unwanted sexual advances.

December 16, 2017 10:22 am


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For GOP, tax bill's most visible win may be averting failure

Congress looks to avert another big GOP legislative crash in the age of Trump.

December 16, 2017 9:51 am


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'This is happening': GOP revels in all-but-certain tax deal

Republicans look to secure their first major legislative achievement of Donald Trump's presidency.

December 16, 2017 9:29 am


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White House: FBI records show 'extreme bias' against Trump

The White House said Friday newly revealed FBI records show there is "extreme bias" against President Donald Trump.

December 15, 2017 9:19 am


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Fight brewing over Franken vacancy

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The elevation of Minnesota's Republican state Senate president to lieutenant governor as part of a chain...

December 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Accord reached on GOP tax bill

WASHINGTON – Confident congressional Republicans forged an agreement Wednesday on a major overhaul of the nation's tax laws that...

December 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Key federal posts filled by stand-ins past limit

President Donald Trump's slow pace of hiring for key government jobs has left stand-ins occupying positions for so long that it may...

December 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Republicans have doubts Mueller's team is unbiased

WASHINGTON – House Republicans ratcheted up criticism of special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian meddling Wednesday,...

December 14, 2017 1:00 am


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2 Trump nominees won't be judges

WASHINGTON – The Senate Judiciary Committee's top Republican said Wednesday that two of President Donald Trump's nominees for open...

December 14, 2017 1:00 am