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  • McConnell withdraws Trump judicial pick minutes before vote

    McConnell withdraws Trump judicial pick minutes before vote

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:10:12 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:51:41 GMT
    In a surprise move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has withdrawn one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees just minutes before he was set for a confirmation vote.More >>
    In a surprise move, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has withdrawn one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees just minutes before he was set for a confirmation vote.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump invites Putin to Washington in the fall

    The Latest: Trump invites Putin to Washington in the fall

    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 12:01:32 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:51:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the end of the press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko). U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hand with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the end of the press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is claiming that the "Fake News Media" are pushing for a major confrontation between the U.S. and Russia, "even a confrontation that could lead to war.".More >>
    President Donald Trump is claiming that the "Fake News Media" are pushing for a major confrontation between the U.S. and Russia, "even a confrontation that could lead to war.".More >>
  • Ambiguous comments from homeland chief on election meddling

    Ambiguous comments from homeland chief on election meddling

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:34:28 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:51 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:51:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mel Evans). U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses a convention of state secretaries of state, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nielsen told the gathering that there are no signs that Russia is targ...(AP Photo/Mel Evans). U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen addresses a convention of state secretaries of state, Saturday, July 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. Nielsen told the gathering that there are no signs that Russia is targ...
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says she has not seen evidence that the Russians meddled in the 2016 election to help elect Trump, countering the U.S. intelligence agencies assessment on the issue.More >>
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen says she has not seen evidence that the Russians meddled in the 2016 election to help elect Trump, countering the U.S. intelligence agencies assessment on the issue.More >>
  • Trump promotes job training as employers search for workers

    Trump promotes job training as employers search for workers

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:32 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:47 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:47:05 GMT
    President Donald Trump is pressing U.S. companies and trade associations to bolster their job training opportunities as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies.More >>
    President Donald Trump is pressing U.S. companies and trade associations to bolster their job training opportunities as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies.More >>
  • Round 2 for Trump-Putin: A fall invite amid summit mop-up

    Round 2 for Trump-Putin: A fall invite amid summit mop-up

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:30:42 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...

    Trump said Wednesday he told the Russian president face-to-face during Monday's summit to stay out of America's elections "and that's the way it's going to be."

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    Trump said Wednesday he told the Russian president face-to-face during Monday's summit to stay out of America's elections "and that's the way it's going to be."

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  • Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:42:30 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:30 GMT
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
  • NFL and its players union working on anthem resolution

    NFL and its players union working on anthem resolution

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:55:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:26 GMT
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >>
    Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem this season could be suspended for up to four games under a new team policy.More >>
  • Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

    Trump slams rate increases by independent Federal Reserve

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:37:28 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is casting aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence and says he's "not happy" with the central bank's interest rate increases.More >>
    President Donald Trump is casting aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence and says he's "not happy" with the central bank's interest rate increases.More >>
  • Sales jump for book by former US ambassador to Russia

    Sales jump for book by former US ambassador to Russia

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:58:02 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:36 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:36:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Misha Japaridze, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2013 file photo, U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul leaves the Foreign Ministry in Moscow, Russia. A memoir by the former U.S. ambassador, whom Russian officials have said they want to inte...(AP Photo/Misha Japaridze, File). FILE - In this May 15, 2013 file photo, U.S. Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul leaves the Foreign Ministry in Moscow, Russia. A memoir by the former U.S. ambassador, whom Russian officials have said they want to inte...
    A memoir by the former U.S. ambassador whom Russian officials say they want to interview is in the top 10 on Amazon.com.More >>
    A memoir by the former U.S. ambassador whom Russian officials say they want to interview is in the top 10 on Amazon.com.More >>
  • Trump administration will keep protected status for Somalis

    Trump administration will keep protected status for Somalis

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:55:44 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:31:48 GMT
    The Trump administration is continuing the special immigration status granted for nearly two decades to people from Somalia.More >>
    The Trump administration is continuing the special immigration status granted for nearly two decades to people from Somalia.More >>
  • California sues over Trump halt to truck pollution rule

    California sues over Trump halt to truck pollution rule

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:00:42 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:31:43 GMT
    California and 14 other states are suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over its decision to suspend an Obama-era rule aimed at limiting pollution from trucks.More >>
    California and 14 other states are suing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over its decision to suspend an Obama-era rule aimed at limiting pollution from trucks.More >>
  • More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

    More than 300 older children split at border are reunited

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:32 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:32:13 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:27:58 GMT
    The Trump administration says it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with the parents after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds before a court-imposed deadline of next Thursday.More >>
    The Trump administration says it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with the parents after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds before a court-imposed deadline of next Thursday.More >>
  • Rosenstein defends charging foreign agents US can't arrest

    Rosenstein defends charging foreign agents US can't arrest

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:37:05 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:27:25 GMT
    The top law enforcement official overseeing the probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election is defending the prosecution of foreign agents who may never see the inside of a U.S. courtroom.More >>
    The top law enforcement official overseeing the probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election is defending the prosecution of foreign agents who may never see the inside of a U.S. courtroom.More >>
  • US, allies set to evacuate Syrian aid workers from southwest

    US, allies set to evacuate Syrian aid workers from southwest

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:05:52 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:26:31 GMT
    U.S. officials say the United States is finalizing plans to evacuate several hundred Syrian civil defense workers and their families from southwest Syria as Russian-backed government forces close in on the area.More >>
    U.S. officials say the United States is finalizing plans to evacuate several hundred Syrian civil defense workers and their families from southwest Syria as Russian-backed government forces close in on the area.More >>
  • Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

    Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:36 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:07:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A man hits a heavy bag during training at a gym in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, July 19, 2018.   U.S. President Donald Trump  suggested Montenegro may start World War III, but the government on Thursday issued a s...(AP Photo/Risto Bozovic). A man hits a heavy bag during training at a gym in Montenegro's capital Podgorica, Thursday, July 19, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump suggested Montenegro may start World War III, but the government on Thursday issued a s...
    Public officials in Montenegro didn't really know what to say when U.S. President Donald Trump suggested a country with fewer than 2,000 service members could set off World War III.More >>
    Public officials in Montenegro didn't really know what to say when U.S. President Donald Trump suggested a country with fewer than 2,000 service members could set off World War III.More >>
  • Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

    Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:00 AM EDT2018-07-19 08:00:56 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:07:28 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...

    Federal prosecutors accuse the suspect of being a covert Russian agent, having contacts with the KGB successor agency FSB, and using sex and deception to forge influential U.S. connections.

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    Federal prosecutors accuse the suspect of being a covert Russian agent, having contacts with the KGB successor agency FSB, and using sex and deception to forge influential U.S. connections.

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  • Did Trump and Putin agree to anything? Only they know

    Did Trump and Putin agree to anything? Only they know

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:35:24 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:07:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. Trump and Puti...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. Trump and Puti...
    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin may have reached several historic agreements at their summit in Finland this week. Or they may not have.More >>
    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin may have reached several historic agreements at their summit in Finland this week. Or they may not have.More >>
  • Turmoil slows rebuilding of Puerto Rico's power grid

    Turmoil slows rebuilding of Puerto Rico's power grid

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:00:05 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:07:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE  - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, electricity poles and lines lie toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroy...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti, File). FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2017 file photo, electricity poles and lines lie toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroy...
    Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electric grid, the agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the system before the next...More >>
    Ten months after Hurricane Maria destroyed Puerto Rico's electric grid, the agency responsible for rebuilding it is in chaos and more than $1 billion in federal funds meant to strengthen the system before the next hurricane is going unspent.More >>
  • The Latest: NFL, NFLPA working on anthem resolution

    The Latest: NFL, NFLPA working on anthem resolution

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:25:46 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:02 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:02:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017 file photo, from left, Miami Dolphins' Jelani Jenkins, Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Kenny Stills, kneel during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against ...(AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File). FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2017 file photo, from left, Miami Dolphins' Jelani Jenkins, Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Kenny Stills, kneel during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against ...
    Dolphins say "all options are still open" regarding the team's decision to include protesting the anthem on the large list of violations considered conduct detrimental to the club.More >>
    Dolphins say "all options are still open" regarding the team's decision to include protesting the anthem on the large list of violations considered conduct detrimental to the club.More >>
  • In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs GOP measure on birds

    In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs GOP measure on birds

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:35:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:31 PM EDT2018-07-20 03:31:57 GMT
    In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like birds...More >>
    In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill to bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like birds in the western half of the U.S.More >>
  • The Latest: Intel chief surprised to hear of Putin invite

    The Latest: Intel chief surprised to hear of Putin invite

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:55:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:46 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:46:10 GMT
    (Aspen Security Forum via AP). In this still image from video provided by the Aspen Security Forum, National Intelligence Director Dan Coats speaks at the Aspen Security Forum on Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Aspen, Colorado. Coats said he wished Preside...(Aspen Security Forum via AP). In this still image from video provided by the Aspen Security Forum, National Intelligence Director Dan Coats speaks at the Aspen Security Forum on Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Aspen, Colorado. Coats said he wished Preside...
    National Intelligence Director Dan Coats was surprised to learn Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had been invited to the White House this fall.More >>
    National Intelligence Director Dan Coats was surprised to learn Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had been invited to the White House this fall.More >>
  • NFL anthem policy on hold as owners, players announce effort to resolve issue

    NFL anthem policy on hold as owners, players announce effort to resolve issue

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:45:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:45 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:45:04 GMT
    The protests began in 2016 to protest the mistreatment of black Americans. (Source: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)The protests began in 2016 to protest the mistreatment of black Americans. (Source: AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    The statement said the two sides “have been working on a resolution to the anthem issue.”

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    The statement said the two sides “have been working on a resolution to the anthem issue.”

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  • Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

    Trump on EU's $5B fine against Google: 'I told you so!'

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:26 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:26:43 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:42:41 GMT
    President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S. Trump is engaged in a running dispute with the EU over...More >>
    President Donald Trump says the European Union's record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that the EU is taking advantage of the U.S. Trump is engaged in a running dispute with the EU over its trade practices.More >>
  • Melania Trump listens to students talk about online civility

    Melania Trump listens to students talk about online civility

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:12:49 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:42 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:42:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, where they paid their respects to the family...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, where they paid their respects to the family...
    Melania Trump is listening to teens talk about their best practices for being civil online.More >>
    Melania Trump is listening to teens talk about their best practices for being civil online.More >>
  • Nevada's path forward unclear after twice-delayed execution

    Nevada's path forward unclear after twice-delayed execution

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:52 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:52:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:27:59 GMT
    (Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...(Nevada Department of Corrections via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo provided by Nevada Department of Corrections photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 2007 of robbing, killing and dismembering a 22-year-old...
    Courts twice have blocked Nevada from carrying out its first execution in 12 years using a never-tried combination of drugs that it created after struggling to get lethal injection supplies.More >>
    Courts twice have blocked Nevada from carrying out its first execution in 12 years using a never-tried combination of drugs that it created after struggling to get lethal injection supplies.More >>
  • Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands

    Reversal: Kentucky restoring Medicaid benefits for thousands

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:15:45 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:40 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:40:33 GMT
    Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's administration says it is reinstating dental and vision care for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients who had their benefits cut recently.More >>
    Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's administration says it is reinstating dental and vision care for hundreds of thousands of Medicaid recipients who had their benefits cut recently.More >>
  • Flint water crisis prompts call for more federal oversight

    Flint water crisis prompts call for more federal oversight

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:46:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:27:45 GMT
    A federal watchdog is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to strengthen its oversight of state drinking water systems in the wake of the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan.More >>
    A federal watchdog is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to strengthen its oversight of state drinking water systems in the wake of the lead crisis in Flint, Michigan.More >>
  • Attorney general: Oklahoma board went too far with pot rules

    Attorney general: Oklahoma board went too far with pot rules

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:14:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:27:35 GMT
    Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says the state's Board of Health overstepped its authority with several of the emergency rules it adopted last week for medical marijuana.More >>
    Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says the state's Board of Health overstepped its authority with several of the emergency rules it adopted last week for medical marijuana.More >>
  • Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

    Philadelphia's tax on soda upheld by state Supreme Court

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:59:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:27 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:27:30 GMT
    Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding Philadelphia's tax on soda and other sweetened drinks, rejecting a challenge by merchants and the beverage industry.More >>
    Pennsylvania's highest court is upholding Philadelphia's tax on soda and other sweetened drinks, rejecting a challenge by merchants and the beverage industry.More >>
  • Attacking 'hysterical' media a go-to segment at Fox

    Attacking 'hysterical' media a go-to segment at Fox

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:45:15 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:26:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump arrives to sign an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump arrives to sign an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Washington.
    Fox News doubles down on attacks against "hysterical" media after Trump-Putin summit.More >>
    Fox News doubles down on attacks against "hysterical" media after Trump-Putin summit.More >>
  • US political spending getting more secretive with IRS change

    US political spending getting more secretive with IRS change

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:55:26 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-07-20 00:07:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - This March 22, 2013 file photo shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington.  The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - This March 22, 2013 file photo shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington. The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities...
    Political spending is getting more secretive in the US with the IRS dropping a requirement that many types of nonprofits will no longer have to provide lists of their donors.More >>
    Political spending is getting more secretive in the US with the IRS dropping a requirement that many types of nonprofits will no longer have to provide lists of their donors.More >>
  • Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate

    Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:06:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:36:38 GMT
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
  • State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war

    State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:25 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:25:55 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 23:26:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, right, and Republican Utah Gov. Gary Herbert talk about strategies for increasing direct foreign investment in state economies Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Santa Fe, N.M. Several governo...(AP Photo/Morgan Lee). Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, right, and Republican Utah Gov. Gary Herbert talk about strategies for increasing direct foreign investment in state economies Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Santa Fe, N.M. Several governo...
    State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.More >>
    State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.More >>
  • For Russia, Trump is creating more problems than he solves

    For Russia, Trump is creating more problems than he solves

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:16:14 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:26 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:26:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018 file photo interpreter Marina Gross, left, takes notes when U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the beginning of their one-on-one-meeting at the Presidentia...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). In this July 16, 2018 file photo interpreter Marina Gross, left, takes notes when U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin at the beginning of their one-on-one-meeting at the Presidentia...
    Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately.More >>
    Russian politicians are rallying behind Vladimir Putin and denouncing American suggestions that the translator at his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump be interrogated about what they discussed privately.More >>
  • House Republicans block money to pay for stronger election security

    House Republicans block money to pay for stronger election security

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:40:56 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:14:11 GMT

    The Republican-controlled House is moving forward with a spending bill that eliminates new funding for election security grants to states.

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    The Republican-controlled House is moving forward with a spending bill that eliminates new funding for election security grants to states.

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  • Minnesota congressman faces questions over dismissed staffer

    Minnesota congressman faces questions over dismissed staffer

    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:45:20 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:11 PM EDT2018-07-19 22:11:21 GMT
    Minnesota Rep. Rick Nolan is facing questions about his handling of a former top staffer accused of harassing and groping young female interns.More >>
    Minnesota Rep. Rick Nolan is facing questions about his handling of a former top staffer accused of harassing and groping young female interns.More >>
  • Famed scholar explains his Trump defense to Vineyard crowd

    Famed scholar explains his Trump defense to Vineyard crowd

    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:35 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:35:53 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:40:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2012 file photo attorney Alan Dershowitz attends a premiere of a film during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival, in New York. Dershowitz, a renowned defense lawyer who represented O.J. Simpson, and w...(AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File). FILE - In this April 25, 2012 file photo attorney Alan Dershowitz attends a premiere of a film during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival, in New York. Dershowitz, a renowned defense lawyer who represented O.J. Simpson, and w...
    Former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz explained his defense of President Donald Trump during an event in Martha's Vineyard this week.More >>
    Former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz explained his defense of President Donald Trump during an event in Martha's Vineyard this week.More >>
  • UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

    UK investigators probe Russian access to Facebook data

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:21:35 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:36:37 GMT
    British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in Russia. (Source: Facebook)British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in Russia. (Source: Facebook)

    British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in...

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    British authorities looking into inappropriate use of data gathered by political consultant Cambridge Analytica from millions of Facebook users say some of the systems that accessed the material appear to be in Russia or a group of former Soviet states.

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  • Dems see Kavanaugh as Obamacare threat, but law likely safe

    Dems see Kavanaugh as Obamacare threat, but law likely safe

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:26:22 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:28:00 GMT
    The heated debate over how Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh would vote on the Affordable Care Act might not matter. With five past defenders of the ACA still on the nation's highest court, the odds tilt in...More >>
    The heated debate over how Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh would vote on the Affordable Care Act might not matter. With five past defenders of the ACA still on the nation's highest court, the odds tilt in favor of the law being allowed to stand.More >>
  • Republicans block subpoena for Helsinki summit translator

    Republicans block subpoena for Helsinki summit translator

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:07 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:07:53 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:21 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:21:24 GMT
    Republicans on House intel panel block Dem move to subpoena Helsinki summit translator.More >>
    Republicans on House intel panel block Dem move to subpoena Helsinki summit translator.More >>
  • Trump's says Biden is his 2020 'dream' Democratic opponent

    Trump's says Biden is his 2020 'dream' Democratic opponent

    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:01 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:01:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:16:04 GMT
    Trump says he dreams about running against Biden in 2020.More >>
    Trump says he dreams about running against Biden in 2020.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump: US needs 'people with training' for jobs

    The Latest: Trump: US needs 'people with training' for jobs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:40:10 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 5:01 PM EDT2018-07-19 21:01:07 GMT
    Apple and Boeing are among the companies that are committing to President Donald Trump to provide increased training to their workers.More >>
    Apple and Boeing are among the companies that are committing to President Donald Trump to provide increased training to their workers.More >>
  • Michelle Obama joins nationwide voter registration effort

    Michelle Obama joins nationwide voter registration effort

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:37:32 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:48:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama address the crowd during a conversation with poet Elizabeth Alexander at the second day of the Obama Foundation Summit, in Chicago.  The for...(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama address the crowd during a conversation with poet Elizabeth Alexander at the second day of the Obama Foundation Summit, in Chicago. The for...
    Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November congressional elections.More >>
    Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November congressional elections.More >>
  • Rhode Island governor to hold office hours at the beach

    Rhode Island governor to hold office hours at the beach

    Saturday, July 14 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-07-14 16:02:59 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:32:56 GMT
    Rhode Island's governor says she's holding summer office hours at the beach.More >>
    Rhode Island's governor says she's holding summer office hours at the beach.More >>
  • Michigan twins run for county seats as political opponents

    Michigan twins run for county seats as political opponents

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:53 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:53:09 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:32 PM EDT2018-07-19 20:32:42 GMT
    Twin sisters from western Michigan are running for county commissioner seats, but they aren't endorsing one another.More >>
    Twin sisters from western Michigan are running for county commissioner seats, but they aren't endorsing one another.More >>
  • VP Pence set to attend Georgia rally in governor's race

    VP Pence set to attend Georgia rally in governor's race

    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:50:21 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:40 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:40:56 GMT
    Vice President Mike Pence set to attend rally in Georgia in support of gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp.More >>
    Vice President Mike Pence set to attend rally in Georgia in support of gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp.More >>
  • Source: New York launches tax probe of Trump Foundation

    Source: New York launches tax probe of Trump Foundation

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:06 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:06:41 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 19:15:41 GMT
    The probe began about a month ago and was confirmed Thursday by an official with knowledge of the case. The official was not authorized to speak publicly about active investigations and spoke of condition of anonymity. (Source: CNN)The probe began about a month ago and was confirmed Thursday by an official with knowledge of the case. The official was not authorized to speak publicly about active investigations and spoke of condition of anonymity. (Source: CNN)

    New York state tax officials have opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation to determine whether President Donald Trump or his charitable organization violated state law or misstated their tax liability to...

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    New York state tax officials have opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation to determine whether President Donald Trump or his charitable organization violated state law or misstated their tax liability to state officials.

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  • EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    EU preparing to hit back if US puts tariffs on car imports

    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:11:03 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 18:50:50 GMT
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.More >>
    The European Union's trade chief says that the bloc is already preparing a list of "rebalancing measures" in case U.S. President Donald Trump would impose tariffs on imported cars and auto parts.More >>
  • The Latest: Watchdog nominee fails to sway Democrats

    The Latest: Watchdog nominee fails to sway Democrats

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:51:38 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:58 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:58:00 GMT
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
    Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats.More >>
  • The Latest: Alabama factory worker warns against car tariffs

    The Latest: Alabama factory worker warns against car tariffs

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:16:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:47 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:47:57 GMT
    The Latest: Proposed Trump auto tariffs would add $4,400 to price of typical new car, study finds.More >>
    The Latest: Proposed Trump auto tariffs would add $4,400 to price of typical new car, study finds.More >>
  • Planned Parenthood sues Idaho over abortion reporting law

    Planned Parenthood sues Idaho over abortion reporting law

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:02:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:19:37 GMT
    Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands is suing the state of Idaho over new abortion reporting requirements.More >>
    Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands is suing the state of Idaho over new abortion reporting requirements.More >>
  • Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

    Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:31:41 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:19:11 GMT
    (Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...(Sergei Karpukhin/Pool Photo via AP). Russian Vladimir Putin gestures during a meeting with Russian ambassadors to foreign countries in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, July 19, 2018. Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successfu...
    Russia's military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a nuclear-powered cruise missile with "unlimited" range.More >>
    Russia's military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a nuclear-powered cruise missile with "unlimited" range.More >>
  • Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian agent

    Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian agent

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:28:01 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:13:56 GMT
    (AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...(AP Photo). In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia. Butina, a 29-year-old gun-right...
    A 29-year-old woman accused of being a covert Russian agent was in contact with operatives of the successor agency to the KGB while living in the U.S. That's according to court papers filed by federal prosecutors...More >>
    A 29-year-old woman accused of being a covert Russian agent was in contact with operatives of the successor agency to the KGB while living in the U.S. That's according to court papers filed by federal prosecutors in Washington in the case of Maria Butina.More >>
  • FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

    FBI Director Wray says Russia continues to sow discord in US

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:09 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:09:49 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-07-19 16:13:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, FBI Director Chris Wray speaks at his installation ceremony at the FBI Building in Washington. Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin’s denial of election meddling. ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, FBI Director Chris Wray speaks at his installation ceremony at the FBI Building in Washington. Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin’s denial of election meddling. ...
    FBI Director Christopher Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin's denial of election meddling.More >>
    FBI Director Christopher Wray is dismissing Russia President Vladimir Putin's denial of election meddling.More >>
  • Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

    Harvey Weinstein asks judge to dismiss Ashley Judd lawsuit

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:49:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:47 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:47:48 GMT
    Harvey Weinstein's lawyers say Ashley Judd's allegations that he tried to hurt her career after she rejected him sexually are baseless, and they have asked a judge to dismiss her lawsuit against him.More >>
    Harvey Weinstein's lawyers say Ashley Judd's allegations that he tried to hurt her career after she rejected him sexually are baseless, and they have asked a judge to dismiss her lawsuit against him.More >>
  • Time magazine morphs Trump and Putin together

    Time magazine morphs Trump and Putin together

    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:23:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:23:30 GMT
    The July 30 cover merges the Russian and US presidents. (Source: Time)The July 30 cover merges the Russian and US presidents. (Source: Time)

    This is the second time in a month that Trump has been on the Time cover.

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    This is the second time in a month that Trump has been on the Time cover.

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  • City attorney criticizes law used to arrest Stormy Daniels

    City attorney criticizes law used to arrest Stormy Daniels

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:52:31 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:19:56 GMT
    (Franklin County Sheriff's Office via AP). This photo provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, July 12, 2018, shows porn actress Stormy Daniels. Daniels was arrested at a Columbus, Ohio strip club and is accused of letting patrons ...(Franklin County Sheriff's Office via AP). This photo provided by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, July 12, 2018, shows porn actress Stormy Daniels. Daniels was arrested at a Columbus, Ohio strip club and is accused of letting patrons ...
    An Ohio city attorney has recommended that the state law police cited to arrest porn actress Stormy Daniels should not be enforced.More >>
    An Ohio city attorney has recommended that the state law police cited to arrest porn actress Stormy Daniels should not be enforced.More >>
  • After Helsinki, Dems struggle over Trump, the term 'treason'

    After Helsinki, Dems struggle over Trump, the term 'treason'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:14 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:14:16 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:19:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., criticizes President Donald Trump's performance during his side-by-side news conference with Russia's Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., criticizes President Donald Trump's performance during his side-by-side news conference with Russia's Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, as he speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in...
    Democratic leaders are increasingly steering allies away from saying President Donald Trump committed "treason" in Helsinki when he refused to confront Vladimir Putin on election meddling.More >>
    Democratic leaders are increasingly steering allies away from saying President Donald Trump committed "treason" in Helsinki when he refused to confront Vladimir Putin on election meddling.More >>
  • Kentucky's Paul shares Trump's skepticism of US intervention

    Kentucky's Paul shares Trump's skepticism of US intervention

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:31:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 11:12 AM EDT2018-07-19 15:12:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). In this July 17, 2018, photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks during a television interview as he defends President Donald Trump and his Helsinki news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Capitol Hill in Was...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). In this July 17, 2018, photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks during a television interview as he defends President Donald Trump and his Helsinki news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Capitol Hill in Was...
    On issue of resisting US intervention abroad, Trump finds an ally in Kentucky's Rand Paul.More >>
    On issue of resisting US intervention abroad, Trump finds an ally in Kentucky's Rand Paul.More >>
  • A nonbinding immigration bill becomes campaign battlefield

    A nonbinding immigration bill becomes campaign battlefield

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:46:13 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:32:20 GMT
    A House spending bill would provide $5 billion next year for building President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico.More >>
    A House spending bill would provide $5 billion next year for building President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico.More >>
  • Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

    Military veterans divided over Trump's Russia comments

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:52:23 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:30:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Valdes). In this photograph taken July 17, 2018, Marine Corps veteran Chris Sheppard poses with a picture of himself taken during his service in Iraq in Oct. 2004, at his office in Seattle. "I thought that press conference yesterday wi...(AP Photo/Manuel Valdes). In this photograph taken July 17, 2018, Marine Corps veteran Chris Sheppard poses with a picture of himself taken during his service in Iraq in Oct. 2004, at his office in Seattle. "I thought that press conference yesterday wi...
    Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election.More >>
    Current and U.S. veterans are split over President Donald Trump's statements in Helsinki on Russian meddling in the 2016 election.More >>
  • Trump-Kim statement overpromised on return of war remains

    Trump-Kim statement overpromised on return of war remains

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:57 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:57:22 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-07-19 14:28:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference before departing the NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, July 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference before departing the NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, July 12, 2018.

    More than a month after North Korea pledged to immediately return some American war dead, the promise is unfulfilled.

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    More than a month after North Korea pledged to immediately return some American war dead, the promise is unfulfilled.

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  • Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs

    Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump's tariffs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:49:41 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:41 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:41:53 GMT
    Lawmakers are losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes and are talking increasingly about legislative action to protect U.S. jobs. (Source: CNN)Lawmakers are losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes and are talking increasingly about legislative action to protect U.S. jobs. (Source: CNN)

    Congress is losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes.

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    Congress is losing patience with the Trump administration's reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes.

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  • The Latest: Putin says US-Russia summit was successful

    The Latest: Putin says US-Russia summit was successful

    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:21:07 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:22:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. If D...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and Russian President Vladimir Putin shake hands at the beginning of a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland. If D...
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and is accusing Trump's opponents in the U.S. of hampering any progress on the issues they discussed.More >>
    Russian President Vladimir Putin says his first summit with U.S. President Donald Trump was "successful" and is accusing Trump's opponents in the U.S. of hampering any progress on the issues they discussed.More >>
  • Trump's diagnosis for critics: 'Trump Derangement Syndrome'

    Trump's diagnosis for critics: 'Trump Derangement Syndrome'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:20 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:20:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:09:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...
    "Trump Derangement Syndrome" is the latest buzzword among many politicos. But it's probably not what you'd think.More >>
    "Trump Derangement Syndrome" is the latest buzzword among many politicos. But it's probably not what you'd think.More >>
  • Florida mayor apologizes for fight over 'Starry Night' home

    Florida mayor apologizes for fight over 'Starry Night' home

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:41:30 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-07-19 13:03:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). This Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo shows the painted exterior of the home of Lubomir Jastrzebski and Nancy Memhauseer in Mount Dora, Fla. The Orlando Sentinel reports the Mount Dora City Council unanimously agreed Tuesday, July ...(AP Photo/John Raoux). This Wednesday, July 18, 2018 photo shows the painted exterior of the home of Lubomir Jastrzebski and Nancy Memhauseer in Mount Dora, Fla. The Orlando Sentinel reports the Mount Dora City Council unanimously agreed Tuesday, July ...

    A Florida mayor has apologized to a couple fined thousands of dollars for painting the exterior of their home with murals emulating a Vincent van Gogh masterpiece.

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    A Florida mayor has apologized to a couple fined thousands of dollars for painting the exterior of their home with murals emulating a Vincent van Gogh masterpiece.

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  • Chris Christie to 'set record straight' in 'Let Me Finish'

    Chris Christie to 'set record straight' in 'Let Me Finish'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:21:01 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:52 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:52:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, New Jersey. Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a news conference at the Integrity House drug addiction rehabilitation center in Newark, N.J.  Christie has a book coming out next yea...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, New Jersey. Gov. Chris Christie speaks during a news conference at the Integrity House drug addiction rehabilitation center in Newark, N.J. Christie has a book coming out next yea...
    Chris Christie has a book coming out next year and he doesn't plan on holding back.More >>
    Chris Christie has a book coming out next year and he doesn't plan on holding back.More >>
  • Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

    Trump says Air Force One to get red, white and blue makeover

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:57:23 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:51:48 GMT
    Air Force One with U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump lands at Prestwick Airport, Scotland, Friday, July 13, 2018. Trump is due to play golf at his nearby Turnery course on Saturday. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)Air Force One with U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump lands at Prestwick Airport, Scotland, Friday, July 13, 2018. Trump is due to play golf at his nearby Turnery course on Saturday. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

    Trump says new Air Force One will feature a red-white-and-blue color scheme.

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    Trump says new Air Force One will feature a red-white-and-blue color scheme.

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  • US House hopeful for Alaska seat has never been to the state

    US House hopeful for Alaska seat has never been to the state

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:41:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:18:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). In a photo taken Thursday, July 12, 2018, Carol Hafner poses for The Associated Press in Lincroft, N.J. Hafner is a congressional candidate running in the August primary election in the U.S. House in Alaska.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). In a photo taken Thursday, July 12, 2018, Carol Hafner poses for The Associated Press in Lincroft, N.J. Hafner is a congressional candidate running in the August primary election in the U.S. House in Alaska.
    Some Alaska Democratic party leaders are questioning the authenticity of a candidate running in their primary for U.S. House.More >>
    Some Alaska Democratic party leaders are questioning the authenticity of a candidate running in their primary for U.S. House.More >>
  • Democrats fault Kavanaugh comment on independent counsel law

    Democrats fault Kavanaugh comment on independent counsel law

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:16 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:16:16 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 6:19 AM EDT2018-07-19 10:19:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh smiles during a meeting with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, a member of the Judiciary Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Senate GOP leadership want...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh smiles during a meeting with Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, a member of the Judiciary Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. The Senate GOP leadership want...
    Democrats opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's nomination are seizing on remarks he made in 2016 saying he would like to put the "final nail" in a Supreme Court precedent upholding an independent...More >>
    Democrats opposing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's nomination are seizing on remarks he made in 2016 saying he would like to put the "final nail" in a Supreme Court precedent upholding an independent counsel law as constitutional.More >>
  • North Korea hasn't met its promise to return US war remains

    North Korea hasn't met its promise to return US war remains

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:30:59 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 4:38 AM EDT2018-07-19 08:38:44 GMT

    In a joint statement at their Singapore summit, Trump and Kim committed to recovering the remains of prisoners of war and those missing in action decades after the Korean War.

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    In a joint statement at their Singapore summit, Trump and Kim committed to recovering the remains of prisoners of war and those missing in action decades after the Korean War.

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  • Top Democrats shy away from using word 'treason' with Trump

    Top Democrats shy away from using word 'treason' with Trump

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:30:52 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-07-19 07:11:03 GMT

    A debate has raged in Democratic circles over how strongly to condemn Trump's comments in Helsinki, where the U.S. president refused to say he believed American intelligence over Putin's denials about Russian election interference. 

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    A debate has raged in Democratic circles over how strongly to condemn Trump's comments in Helsinki, where the U.S. president refused to say he believed American intelligence over Putin's denials about Russian election interference. 

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  • White House, State at odds over Putin's interview proposal

    White House, State at odds over Putin's interview proposal

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:37:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-07-19 06:43:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks towards the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, and paying respects to the family ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks towards the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, and paying respects to the family ...
    The State Department is throwing cold water on an offer from Russian President Vladimir Putin to allow the U.S. access to Russians accused of election meddling in return for interviews of Americans.More >>
    The State Department is throwing cold water on an offer from Russian President Vladimir Putin to allow the U.S. access to Russians accused of election meddling in return for interviews of Americans.More >>
  • Voters won't decide in November whether to split California

    Voters won't decide in November whether to split California

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:02:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:25:22 GMT
    The California Supreme Court has blocked a measure that would divide the state in three from appearing on the November ballot. (Source: Raycom Media)The California Supreme Court has blocked a measure that would divide the state in three from appearing on the November ballot. (Source: Raycom Media)

    The California Supreme Court has blocked a measure that would divide the state in three from appearing on the November ballot.

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    The California Supreme Court has blocked a measure that would divide the state in three from appearing on the November ballot.

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  • Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Trump talks tougher, now says he warned Putin on meddling

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:31:41 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:22:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...

    Rebuked as never before by his own party, including a stern pushback from usually reserved Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the U.S. president sought to end 27 hours of recrimination by delivering a rare admission of error.

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    Rebuked as never before by his own party, including a stern pushback from usually reserved Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, the U.S. president sought to end 27 hours of recrimination by delivering a rare admission of error.

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  • US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

    US eases Obama-era coal ash pollution rules for utilities

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:57 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:57:09 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:21:29 GMT
    The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to the regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama.More >>
    The Trump administration is easing rules for handling toxic coal ash from more than 400 coal-fired power plants across the U.S. after utilities objected to the regulations adopted under former President Barack Obama.More >>
  • US intelligence chief is tough on Russia, at odds with Trump

    US intelligence chief is tough on Russia, at odds with Trump

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:40:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:12 AM EDT2018-07-19 05:12:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf, File). FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2017, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Heritage Foundation event in Washington. Coats’ drumbeat of criticism against Russia is clashing loudly with President Donald...(AP Photo/Kevin Wolf, File). FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2017, file photo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at a Heritage Foundation event in Washington. Coats’ drumbeat of criticism against Russia is clashing loudly with President Donald...
    National Intelligence Director Dan Coats' drumbeat of criticism against Russia clashes with President Donald Trump's pro-Kremlin stance.More >>
    National Intelligence Director Dan Coats' drumbeat of criticism against Russia clashes with President Donald Trump's pro-Kremlin stance.More >>
  • Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story

    Correction: EU-Trump-Putin-Man Removed story

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:33 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:33:34 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:13:09 GMT
    (Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP). Security removes an apparent protester before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva via AP). Security removes an apparent protester before a joint press conference between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin in the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.More >>
    The writer who was forcibly removed from a room where U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were about to give a news conference says he wasn't trying to protest.More >>
  • Here's how the trade war could impact your wallet

    Here's how the trade war could impact your wallet

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:10:09 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:49 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:49:01 GMT

    The trade clash between the U.S. and China is impacting a long list of items likely on your shopping list.

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    The trade clash between the U.S. and China is impacting a long list of items likely on your shopping list.

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  • The Latest: Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking

    The Latest: Trump says he told Putin to end election hacking

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:01:15 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-07-19 02:59:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington. Trump says he meant the opposite when he said in Helsink...
    Trump is defending his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, promising "big results" and saying Russia has pledged to help with U.S. efforts to denuclearize North Korea.More >>
    Trump is defending his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, promising "big results" and saying Russia has pledged to help with U.S. efforts to denuclearize North Korea.More >>
  • Fed says trade war downturn could pose challenges

    Fed says trade war downturn could pose challenges

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:30:35 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:50:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a House Committee on Financial Services hearing, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    Powell says Fed's ability to fight a downturn caused by trade war could get challenging.More >>
    Powell says Fed's ability to fight a downturn caused by trade war could get challenging.More >>
  • Trump plans to nominate new Census Bureau director

    Trump plans to nominate new Census Bureau director

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:35:03 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:38 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:38:23 GMT
    President Donald Trump says he plans to nominate Steven Dillingham of Virginia to be the next director of the U.S. Census Bureau for the remainder of a term that would extend through 2021.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he plans to nominate Steven Dillingham of Virginia to be the next director of the U.S. Census Bureau for the remainder of a term that would extend through 2021.More >>
  • Search 'idiot' on Google, get Trump

    Search 'idiot' on Google, get Trump

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:04:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:18:01 GMT

    The Google algorithm looks at the relationship between words, phrases, websites, images and videos in an attempt provide better search results for its users.

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    The Google algorithm looks at the relationship between words, phrases, websites, images and videos in an attempt provide better search results for its users.

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  • Trump endorses GOP Rep. Yoder's re-election in Kansas 3rd

    Trump endorses GOP Rep. Yoder's re-election in Kansas 3rd

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:10:03 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:15:41 GMT
    President Donald Trump is endorsing Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder in a Kansas district that Hillary Clinton narrowly carried in 2016.More >>
    President Donald Trump is endorsing Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder in a Kansas district that Hillary Clinton narrowly carried in 2016.More >>
  • The Latest: Powell gets praise for plain speaking

    The Latest: Powell gets praise for plain speaking

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:41:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:10 PM EDT2018-07-19 01:10:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on 'The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress', at Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Ju...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana). Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on 'The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress', at Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Ju...
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell delivers Fed's monetary report to House panel.More >>
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell delivers Fed's monetary report to House panel.More >>
  • Suspected Russian agent has ties to South Dakota businessman

    Suspected Russian agent has ties to South Dakota businessman

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:50:56 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:54:57 GMT
    A South Dakota conservative political operative recently helped arrange several speeches in the state for a gun-rights activist suspected of being a covert Russian agent.More >>
    A South Dakota conservative political operative recently helped arrange several speeches in the state for a gun-rights activist suspected of being a covert Russian agent.More >>
  • Is there a backdoor to getting at Donald Trump's tax return?

    Is there a backdoor to getting at Donald Trump's tax return?

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:44:16 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:20:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks towards the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, and paying respects to the family ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump waves to members of the media as he walks towards the West Wing of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, after returning from Andrews Air Force Base, and paying respects to the family ...
    Is there a backdoor to getting at President Donald Trump's tax returns? At least one Democratic activist says, "Yes," and it's through a New York state investigation into Trump's charity.More >>
    Is there a backdoor to getting at President Donald Trump's tax returns? At least one Democratic activist says, "Yes," and it's through a New York state investigation into Trump's charity.More >>
  • ACLU attack on Kobach roils Kansas GOP governor primary

    ACLU attack on Kobach roils Kansas GOP governor primary

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:34:39 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-07-19 00:06:38 GMT
    (J.R. Claeys/Kobach for Governor via AP). This photo provided by the Kobach for Governor campaign shows part of a flyer mailed out by the American Civil Liberties Union comparing the civil rights records of Secretary of State Kris Kobach and Kansas Gov...(J.R. Claeys/Kobach for Governor via AP). This photo provided by the Kobach for Governor campaign shows part of a flyer mailed out by the American Civil Liberties Union comparing the civil rights records of Secretary of State Kris Kobach and Kansas Gov...
    The American Civil Liberties Union has taken the unusual step of plunging into a nasty Republican primary for Kansas governor with an explosive flyer attacking conservative Kris Kobach.More >>
    The American Civil Liberties Union has taken the unusual step of plunging into a nasty Republican primary for Kansas governor with an explosive flyer attacking conservative Kris Kobach.More >>
  • US Interior watchdog investigating Zinke's role in land deal

    US Interior watchdog investigating Zinke's role in land deal

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:04:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:04:51 GMT
    The U.S. Interior Department's inspector general is looking into a complaint about a Montana land deal that links Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and the head of energy services giant Halliburton.More >>
    The U.S. Interior Department's inspector general is looking into a complaint about a Montana land deal that links Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and the head of energy services giant Halliburton.More >>
  • In President Trump, Sen. Rand Paul finds a like-minded ally

    In President Trump, Sen. Rand Paul finds a like-minded ally

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:58 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:58:55 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-07-18 23:02:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). During a TV news interview, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., defends President Donald Trump and his Helsinki news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin where Trump appeared to cast doubt on U.S. intelligence findings th...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). During a TV news interview, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., defends President Donald Trump and his Helsinki news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin where Trump appeared to cast doubt on U.S. intelligence findings th...
    GOP Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky certainly has his differences with President Donald Trump, but on a cornerstone issue of resisting U.S. intervention abroad, they have common ground.More >>
    GOP Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky certainly has his differences with President Donald Trump, but on a cornerstone issue of resisting U.S. intervention abroad, they have common ground.More >>
  • Trump makes endorsement in runoff for Georgia governor

    Trump makes endorsement in runoff for Georgia governor

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:45:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump endorsed Secretary of State Brian Kemp over Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle for Georgia Governor.More >>
    President Donald Trump endorsed Secretary of State Brian Kemp over Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle for Georgia Governor.More >>
  • Pentagon objects to GOP rider blocking protection of birds

    Pentagon objects to GOP rider blocking protection of birds

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:12:30 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:44:40 GMT
    The Pentagon is objecting to a Republican rider in a defense policy bill that would bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from protecting two chicken-like birds in the West and Southwest under the Endangered Species Act.More >>
    The Pentagon is objecting to a Republican rider in a defense policy bill that would bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from protecting two chicken-like birds in the West and Southwest under the Endangered Species Act.More >>
  • Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

    Rep. Jim Jordan interviewed in doctor sex abuse inquiry

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:55:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:22:03 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss.  A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop “rampant sexual misconduct” by the now-dead team doct...(Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop “rampant sexual misconduct” by the now-dead team doct...
    Rep. Jim Jordan, a former wrestling coach, has spoken with the law firm investigating allegations that Ohio State team doctor sexually abused male athletes.More >>
    Rep. Jim Jordan, a former wrestling coach, has spoken with the law firm investigating allegations that Ohio State team doctor sexually abused male athletes.More >>
  • Wife of former Trump adviser defends husband on Capitol Hill

    Wife of former Trump adviser defends husband on Capitol Hill

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:36 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:36:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:16:03 GMT
    The wife of former Donald Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos has arrived on Capitol Hill to speak to Democrats on the House intelligence committee.More >>
    The wife of former Donald Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos has arrived on Capitol Hill to speak to Democrats on the House intelligence committee.More >>
  • AP Sources: Charlotte poised to host 2020 GOP convention

    AP Sources: Charlotte poised to host 2020 GOP convention

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:42:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:41:36 GMT
    AP Sources: Charlotte, North Carolina, poised to host 2020 Republican National Convention.More >>
    AP Sources: Charlotte, North Carolina, poised to host 2020 Republican National Convention.More >>
  • The Latest: GOP using immigration vote to slam Democrats

    The Latest: GOP using immigration vote to slam Democrats

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:41:46 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:19 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:19:48 GMT
    Republicans are using a House debate on symbolic immigration legislation to accuse Democrats of favoring open borders.More >>
    Republicans are using a House debate on symbolic immigration legislation to accuse Democrats of favoring open borders.More >>
  • Trump to address VFW convention next Tuesday in Kansas City

    Trump to address VFW convention next Tuesday in Kansas City

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:47:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-07-18 21:09:31 GMT
    President Donald Trump will visit Missouri next week to deliver his first address as president to the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars convention.More >>
    President Donald Trump will visit Missouri next week to deliver his first address as president to the annual Veterans of Foreign Wars convention.More >>
  • Wisconsin governor downplays interaction with Russian

    Wisconsin governor downplays interaction with Russian

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:08:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:47 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:47:06 GMT
    (AP Photo). Maria Butina, activista a favor de las armas de fuego, actualmente acusada de espiar contra EEUU, en un discurso en Moscú el 21 de abril del 2013.(AP Photo). Maria Butina, activista a favor de las armas de fuego, actualmente acusada de espiar contra EEUU, en un discurso en Moscú el 21 de abril del 2013.
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he only met a woman accused of being a Russian operative once when they had their picture taken together at a National Rifle Association convention in 2015.More >>
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he only met a woman accused of being a Russian operative once when they had their picture taken together at a National Rifle Association convention in 2015.More >>
  • President Trump insults tiny country visited by LePage

    President Trump insults tiny country visited by LePage

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:37:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:45:21 GMT
    The country that Maine Gov. Paul LePage has been visiting in hopes of strengthening ties is the subject of a jab from President Donald Trump over NATO.More >>
    The country that Maine Gov. Paul LePage has been visiting in hopes of strengthening ties is the subject of a jab from President Donald Trump over NATO.More >>
  • US launches national security probe into uranium imports

    US launches national security probe into uranium imports

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:53:04 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:38:02 GMT
    US launches national security investigation into uranium imports.More >>
    US launches national security investigation into uranium imports.More >>
  • The history of the Taliban in Afghanistan

    The history of the Taliban in Afghanistan

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:16:49 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-07-18 20:16:49 GMT
    The Taliban is a Sunni Islamic Fundamental political movement in Afghanistan that waged war with its own government. (Source: AP Images)The Taliban is a Sunni Islamic Fundamental political movement in Afghanistan that waged war with its own government. (Source: AP Images)

    According to The New York Times, the Trump administration is open to talking to the Taliban in an effort to encourage peace negotiations with the Afghan government.

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    According to The New York Times, the Trump administration is open to talking to the Taliban in an effort to encourage peace negotiations with the Afghan government.

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  • Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Ex-FBI chief Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-07-18 08:40:44 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:49 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:49:58 GMT
    The former FBI director recently said he no longer considers himself a Republican. (Source: Twitter/@Comey)The former FBI director recently said he no longer considers himself a Republican. (Source: Twitter/@Comey)

    The former FBI director recently said he no longer considers himself a Republican.

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    The former FBI director recently said he no longer considers himself a Republican.

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  • Trump: Montenegro's 'aggressive people' could start WWIII

    Trump: Montenegro's 'aggressive people' could start WWIII

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:21:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:06:23 GMT
    Trump: Montenegro 'may get aggressive and congratulations, you're in World War III.'.More >>
    Trump: Montenegro 'may get aggressive and congratulations, you're in World War III.'.More >>
  • Ala. congresswoman wins runoff turning on loyalty to Trump

    Ala. congresswoman wins runoff turning on loyalty to Trump

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:31 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:31:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-07-18 19:06:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Butch Dill). Alabama Rep. Martha Roby waves to supporters during the watch party as she wins the runoff election, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Montgomery, Ala. Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout ...(AP Photo/Butch Dill). Alabama Rep. Martha Roby waves to supporters during the watch party as she wins the runoff election, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Montgomery, Ala. Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout ...
    A House Republican has won her runoff election in Alabama after battling questions about her loyalty to Trump.More >>
    A House Republican has won her runoff election in Alabama after battling questions about her loyalty to Trump.More >>
  • Immigrant children describe treatment in detention centers

    Immigrant children describe treatment in detention centers

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:02 PM EDT2018-07-17 21:02:51 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-07-18 18:18:59 GMT
    (Marie D. De Jes's/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Allison, 6, and her mother Cindy Madrid share a moment during a news conference in Houston, where the mother and daughter spoke about the month and one day th...(Marie D. De Jes's/Houston Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Allison, 6, and her mother Cindy Madrid share a moment during a news conference in Houston, where the mother and daughter spoke about the month and one day th...
    Immigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities.More >>
    Immigrant children are complaining of hunger, cold and fear in a voluminous court filing about conditions in U.S. holding facilities.More >>
  • New IRS policy allows some tax-exempt groups to veil donors

    New IRS policy allows some tax-exempt groups to veil donors

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:05:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-07-18 17:21:33 GMT

    The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions on political ads,...

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    The Trump administration is lifting requirements for some tax-exempt groups to disclose the identities of their donors to federal tax authorities. The change benefits groups that spend millions on political ads, such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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  • Secret Service agent dies after suffering stroke during Trump's Scotland visit

    Secret Service agent dies after suffering stroke during Trump's Scotland visit

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:00 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:00:46 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:46 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:46:44 GMT

    Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke on Sunday while traveling, the U.S. Secret Service said.

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    Nole E. Remagen suffered a stroke on Sunday while traveling, the U.S. Secret Service said.

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  • Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

    Book by rising Democratic star Kamala Harris coming in 2019

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 1:14 PM EDT2018-07-17 17:14:54 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:21 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:21:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., in Washington.   Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party sometimes cited as a possible presidential contender in 2020, has a book deal. Penguin ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this May 23, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., in Washington. Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party sometimes cited as a possible presidential contender in 2020, has a book deal. Penguin ...
    Sen. Kamala Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party and a possible 2020 presidential contender, has a book deal.More >>
    Sen. Kamala Harris, a rising star in the Democratic Party and a possible 2020 presidential contender, has a book deal.More >>
  • Historians say Trump upends norms of presidential behavior

    Historians say Trump upends norms of presidential behavior

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:30:21 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-07-18 16:15:52 GMT
    (Presidency Press Service via AP, Pool). In this July 11, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, as French President Emmanuel Macron, center, watches on the sidelines of a summi...(Presidency Press Service via AP, Pool). In this July 11, 2018, photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, as French President Emmanuel Macron, center, watches on the sidelines of a summi...
    Historians say Trump's trip across Europe upended conventions for presidential behavior abroad.More >>
    Historians say Trump's trip across Europe upended conventions for presidential behavior abroad.More >>
  • With Trump endorsement, Roby tries to fend off GOP challenge

    With Trump endorsement, Roby tries to fend off GOP challenge

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:35:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election th...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election th...
    Once a Trump critic, GOP congresswoman Martha Roby seeks redemption in Alabama runoff.More >>
    Once a Trump critic, GOP congresswoman Martha Roby seeks redemption in Alabama runoff.More >>
  • Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case

    Mueller seeks immunity for 5 witnesses in Manafort case

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:30 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:30:34 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:45:08 GMT
    Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of Paul Manafort. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of Paul Manafort. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

    Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.

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    Special counsel Robert Mueller is seeking immunity for five potential witnesses in the upcoming trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort.

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  • Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

    Lawmakers warn Trump tariffs threaten local newspapers

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:33:33 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-07-18 15:21:36 GMT
    Members of Congress are warning that newspapers in their home states are in danger of layoffs, cutting coverage or going out of business entirely if the United States maintains recently imposed tariffs on Canadian...More >>
    Members of Congress are warning that newspapers in their home states are in danger of layoffs, cutting coverage or going out of business entirely if the United States maintains recently imposed tariffs on Canadian newsprint.More >>
  • Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

    Arizona Senate candidate shot mother, speaks on gun control

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:22:17 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:49:39 GMT
    A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago.More >>
    A Republican Arizona state Senate candidate is shocking gun control advocates by sharing details about shooting and killing his mother in apparent self-defense more than 50 years ago.More >>
  • EPA proposal to limit science studies draws opposition

    EPA proposal to limit science studies draws opposition

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:23 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:23:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:32:36 GMT
    Democratic lawmakers are joining scientists in denouncing an industry-backed proposal to dramatically limit what kind of science the Environmental Protection Agency can consider.More >>
    Democratic lawmakers are joining scientists in denouncing an industry-backed proposal to dramatically limit what kind of science the Environmental Protection Agency can consider.More >>
  • Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

    Obama delivers veiled rebuke to Trump in Mandela address

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 5:21 AM EDT2018-07-17 09:21:54 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-07-18 14:03:59 GMT
    While not mentioning his successor, President Donald Trump, by name, Obama's speech in South Africa countered many of Trump's policies, rallying people to keep alive the ideas that Mandela worked for. (Source: Nelsonmandela.org/CNN)While not mentioning his successor, President Donald Trump, by name, Obama's speech in South Africa countered many of Trump's policies, rallying people to keep alive the ideas that Mandela worked for. (Source: Nelsonmandela.org/CNN)

    Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump, promoting values now under threat.

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    Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to Trump, promoting values now under threat.

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  • San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

    San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

    Monday, July 16 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-07-17 01:59:19 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 9:02 AM EDT2018-07-18 13:02:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. San Francisco voters will decide in November 2018 whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File). FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2016 file photo, a man stands outside his tent on Division Street in San Francisco. San Francisco voters will decide in November 2018 whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing...

    Homelessness is a major problem in San Francisco, as well as other cities on the West Coast with growing numbers of high-paying tech jobs that price lower-income residents out of a shrinking housing supply. 

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    Homelessness is a major problem in San Francisco, as well as other cities on the West Coast with growing numbers of high-paying tech jobs that price lower-income residents out of a shrinking housing supply. 

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  • Twin sisters run for office - one as Republican, one as Democrat

    Twin sisters run for office - one as Republican, one as Democrat

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:09:31 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:44 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:44:45 GMT

    The sisters said they will remain devoted to their respective parties and endorse each other's challenger.

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    The sisters said they will remain devoted to their respective parties and endorse each other's challenger.

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  • Chris Christie to 'set record straight' in 'Let Me Finish'

    Chris Christie to 'set record straight' in 'Let Me Finish'

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 7:35 AM EDT2018-07-18 11:35:51 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 8:02 AM EDT2018-07-18 12:02:18 GMT
    Chris Christie has a book coming out next year and he doesn't plan on holding back.More >>
    Chris Christie has a book coming out next year and he doesn't plan on holding back.More >>
  • EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    EU, US relations sinking further after divisive Trump tour

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:04:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-07-18 10:05:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, Pool). Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, center, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk, right, smile after their joint press conference of Japan-EU summit at Abe's...
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.More >>
    After a week of the worst barrage of insults yet from U.S. President Donald Trump, the European Union is looking westward toward the White House less and less.More >>
  • FCC head has 'serious concerns' with Sinclair-Tribune deal

    FCC head has 'serious concerns' with Sinclair-Tribune deal

    Monday, July 16 2018 3:00 PM EDT2018-07-16 19:00:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 5:43 AM EDT2018-07-18 09:43:43 GMT
    The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is expressing concerns over Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations. (AP Photo/ Steve Ruark, File)The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is expressing concerns over Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations. (AP Photo/ Steve Ruark, File)

    The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is raising "serious concerns" about Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations.

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    The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is raising "serious concerns" about Sinclair's $3.9 billion deal for Tribune's television stations.

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  • Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for his business

    Monday, July 16 2018 5:16 PM EDT2018-07-16 21:16:18 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 3:17 AM EDT2018-07-18 07:17:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...(AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File). FILE - In a Thursday, June 14, 2018 file photo, Tesla CEO and founder of the Boring Company Elon Musk speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Whether it’s investors betting against his stock, reporters or analysts who a...
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.More >>
    Elon Musk's social media conduct may be bad for business, could land him in court facing defamation lawsuit.More >>
  • The Latest: Roby thanks Trump after Ala. runoff victory

    The Latest: Roby thanks Trump after Ala. runoff victory

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:47 PM EDT2018-07-17 18:47:55 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:46:04 GMT
    (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP). Voters make their way into the polling station at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Montgomery, Ala., on for the runoff election, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Rep. Martha Roby is facing Republican Bobby B...(Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP). Voters make their way into the polling station at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Montgomery, Ala., on for the runoff election, Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Rep. Martha Roby is facing Republican Bobby B...
    Alabama's election chief says turnout in the primary runoffs appears to be "extraordinarily low.".More >>
    Alabama's election chief says turnout in the primary runoffs appears to be "extraordinarily low.".More >>
  • The Latest: Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    The Latest: Comey urges voters to support Democrats in fall

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:50 PM EDT2018-07-17 16:50:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:41 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:41:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    President Donald Trump will make remarks Tuesday afternoon about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he faces mounting criticism allies and foes alike about his failure to publicly condemn Russian...More >>
    President Donald Trump will make remarks Tuesday afternoon about his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, as he faces mounting criticism allies and foes alike about his failure to publicly condemn Russian election meddling.More >>
  • Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

    Trump backs down, says he misspoke on Russia meddling

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-07-17 04:20:06 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:38 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:38:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). U.S. President Donald Trump speaks with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference after their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.

    Standing alongside Putin, Trump steered clear of any confrontation with the Russian, going so far as to question American intelligence and last week's federal indictments that accused 12 Russians of hacking into Democratic email accounts to hurt Hillary Clinton in 2016.

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    Standing alongside Putin, Trump steered clear of any confrontation with the Russian, going so far as to question American intelligence and last week's federal indictments that accused 12 Russians of hacking into Democratic email accounts to hurt Hillary Clinton in 2016.

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  • Onetime Trump critic Roby wins GOP House runoff in Alabama

    Onetime Trump critic Roby wins GOP House runoff in Alabama

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:45 PM EDT2018-07-18 01:45:15 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:37:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election th...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2012, file photo, Rep. Martha Roby, R-Ala., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, following a GOP strategy session. Roby is seeking Republican redemption in a runoff election th...

    U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president.

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    U.S. Rep. Martha Roby won Alabama's Republican runoff on Tuesday, fighting through lingering fallout from her years-old criticism of then-candidate Donald Trump in a midterm contest that hinged on loyalty to the GOP president.

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  • Gallery takes down violent Trump illustration

    Gallery takes down violent Trump illustration

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:34 PM EDT2018-07-18 03:34:58 GMT
    Wednesday, July 18 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-07-18 04:10:37 GMT

    People angry over an art gallery's anti-Trump image in Portland, OR, are threatening the founder and other business owners in the building.

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    People angry over an art gallery's anti-Trump image in Portland, OR, are threatening the founder and other business owners in the building.

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  • Powell says strong economy will keep rate hikes coming

    Powell says strong economy will keep rate hikes coming

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:03 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:03:25 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-18 03:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...
    Fed Chairman Powell says strong economy points to gradual rate hikes.More >>
    Fed Chairman Powell says strong economy points to gradual rate hikes.More >>
  • The Latest: Obama notes politicians' 'utter loss of shame'

    The Latest: Obama notes politicians' 'utter loss of shame'

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 9:57 AM EDT2018-07-17 13:57:56 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:47 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:47:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Former US President Barack Obama, centre, greets the Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, left, with President Cyril Ramaphosa at right, as he arrives at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, ...(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe). Former US President Barack Obama, centre, greets the Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, left, with President Cyril Ramaphosa at right, as he arrives at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, July 17, ...
    The Latest: Obama in high-profile speech says today's times are 'strange and uncertain'.More >>
    The Latest: Obama in high-profile speech says today's times are 'strange and uncertain'.More >>
  • Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

    Russia's Trump takeaway: Putin basks in post-summit glow

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:36 AM EDT2018-07-17 08:36:59 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:21 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:21:47 GMT
    (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP). Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures during an interview with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace after his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in Helsinki, Finland, Monday, July 16, 2018.
    For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself.More >>
    For Vladimir Putin, holding a summit with Donald Trump was a victory in itself.More >>
  • The Latest: Senators press Fed chairman on trade threats

    The Latest: Senators press Fed chairman on trade threats

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:13 AM EDT2018-07-17 15:13:38 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-07-18 00:04:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2018, file photo Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington. On Tuesday, July 17, Powell is scheduled to te...
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell says generally lower tariffs boost economic growth.More >>
    The Latest: Federal Reserve Chairman Powell says generally lower tariffs boost economic growth.More >>
  • US Army reverses course on discharging 1 immigrant recruit

    US Army reverses course on discharging 1 immigrant recruit

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:54:40 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:59 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:59:36 GMT
    The U.S. Army is reversing course on discharging one immigrant recruit who enlisted through a program that promised him a path to citizenship.More >>
    The U.S. Army is reversing course on discharging one immigrant recruit who enlisted through a program that promised him a path to citizenship.More >>
  • Cuomo outraises Nixon, but questions about donors linger

    Cuomo outraises Nixon, but questions about donors linger

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:42:31 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:43 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:43:28 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is easily outpacing challenger Cynthia Nixon when it comes to campaign contributions, but the Democrat can't shake questions about some past donors.More >>
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is easily outpacing challenger Cynthia Nixon when it comes to campaign contributions, but the Democrat can't shake questions about some past donors.More >>
  • Lights go out during Trump statement at the White House

    Lights go out during Trump statement at the White House

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-07-17 20:45:37 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:30:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). The lights go out as President Donald Trump, center, accompanied by House Ways and Means Committee chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., right, speaks in the Cabinet room of the White House, ...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). The lights go out as President Donald Trump, center, accompanied by House Ways and Means Committee chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, left, and Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., right, speaks in the Cabinet room of the White House, ...
    President Donald Trump wanted to make an important point and then the lights went out as Trump was saying he has "full faith" in the U.S. intelligence agencies in the aftermath of his Helsinki news conference.More >>
    President Donald Trump wanted to make an important point and then the lights went out as Trump was saying he has "full faith" in the U.S. intelligence agencies in the aftermath of his Helsinki news conference.More >>
  • Senate GOP, Dems fight over Kavanaugh confirmation documents

    Senate GOP, Dems fight over Kavanaugh confirmation documents

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-07-17 19:55:03 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:26:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, center, joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., tell reporters they are aiming to confirm Supreme Court nominee Bre...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, center, joined by, from left, Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., tell reporters they are aiming to confirm Supreme Court nominee Bre...
    Senate battle brewing over Democrats' requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's career.More >>
    Senate battle brewing over Democrats' requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's career.More >>
  • Trump administration seeks to stop 'climate kids' lawsuit

    Trump administration seeks to stop 'climate kids' lawsuit

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:17 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:17:39 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-07-17 22:19:02 GMT
    The Trump administration is trying to stop a lawsuit filed by young activists who say the government is failing to protect them from climate change.More >>
    The Trump administration is trying to stop a lawsuit filed by young activists who say the government is failing to protect them from climate change.More >>
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  • Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:46 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:35 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

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    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

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  • Sheriff: 8 people dead after Missouri tourist boat accident

    Sheriff: 8 people dead after Missouri tourist boat accident

    Thursday, July 19 2018 10:56 PM EDT2018-07-20 02:56:18 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:33 GMT
    A sheriff in Missouri says a tourist boat has apparently capsized on a lake, leaving eight people dead and several others hospitalized.More >>
    A sheriff in Missouri says a tourist boat has apparently capsized on a lake, leaving eight people dead and several others hospitalized.More >>
  • Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Trump aims to end automatic protections for some species

    Thursday, July 19 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-07-19 17:42:30 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 12:46 AM EDT2018-07-20 04:46:30 GMT
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
    The Trump administration wants to change how endangered species are protected by the U.S. government.More >>
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