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Recount begins in Georgia

ATLANTA – As the candidates in the disputed race for Georgia governor retreated further into their corners, counties across the...

November 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Hand recount in Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida's battle for the U.S. Senate headed Thursday to a legally required hand recount after an initial...

November 16, 2018 1:00 am


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In Senate, unease on Yemen rises

WASHINGTON – The Senate rejected an effort Thursday to block $300 million in weapon sales to Bahrain, but there's growing unease...

November 16, 2018 1:00 am


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Democrat flips US House seat in Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine -- A Democrat who finished behind Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin in the first round of balloting has come from behind to...

November 15, 2018 2:00 pm


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Acosta ruling expected today

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump's administration is trying to fend off a legal challenge from CNN and other outlets over the...

November 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Whitaker pick legitimate, says administration

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department on Wednesday released an internal legal opinion supporting the legality of Matthew Whitaker's...

November 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Turmoil marks recount in Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – With time running out, Florida's election recount drama lurched forward Wednesday amid a maelstrom of...

November 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Georgia to review governor ballots

ATLANTA – The post-election drama in Georgia intensified Tuesday as protests rocked the state Capitol, dozens of counties raced to...

November 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Pressure rises on Fla. governor

LAUDERHILL, Fla. - Acrimony in the Florida recount battle deepened Monday as Sen. Bill Nelson, a Democrat, called on his Republican...

November 13, 2018 1:00 am


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Florida, Georgia testing strength of new Dem coalition

Unresolved races for governor in Georgia and Florida are raising major strategic questions for Democrats as they turn their attention to...

November 12, 2018 8:10 am


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'Public hanging' quip riles critics of GOP senator

JACKSON, Miss. – A newly published video shows a white Republican U.S. senator in Mississippi praising someone by saying:...

November 12, 2018 1:00 am


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Florida Senate recount begins

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The first ever statewide recount in Florida kicked off in earnest Sunday on a contentious note, with...

November 12, 2018 1:00 am


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Democrats hone plans for Trump oversight

House Democrats on Sunday began detailing plans to wield their newfound oversight power in the next Congress.

November 12, 2018 1:00 am


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To 'SNL' and back: Mocked vet wins seat

HOUSTON – Dan Crenshaw's good eye is good enough, but it's not great. The iris is broken. The retina is scarred. He needs a...

November 12, 2018 1:00 am