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Judge asks lawyers to defend Trump hotels

NEW YORK – A federal judge Wednesday pressed government lawyers to explain why President Donald Trump's ownership of hotels...

October 19, 2017 1:00 am


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Kelly kept tragedy out of politics, but Trump brought it up

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders acknowledged John Kelly was "disgusted" that the condolence calls had been politicized.

October 19, 2017 8:48 am


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Democratic senators to press Sessions on talks with Trump

Democratic senators plan to press Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his private communications with the president.

October 18, 2017 8:15 am


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US Rep: Trump says fallen soldier knew what he signed up for

President Donald Trump told the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger that her husband "knew what he signed up for."

October 18, 2017 7:41 am


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Trump's claim about predecessors, fallen troops disputed

For U.S. presidents, meeting the families of military personnel killed in war is about as wrenching as the presidency gets.

October 17, 2017 8:44 am


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Look who's talking: It's President Donald Trump - again

The commander-in-chief has a penchant for talking to journalists on the fly.

October 17, 2017 8:28 am


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Trump campaign paid Russia-probe law firm

President Donald Trump's re-election committee paid almost $238,000 in the third quarter to the law firm representing Donald Trump Jr.

October 16, 2017 1:00 am


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Pro-Trump states most affected by his health care decision

Nearly 70 percent of those benefiting from the so-called cost-sharing subsidies live in states Trump won last November.

October 14, 2017 12:04 pm


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GOP demanded say on Iran deal, changing it won't be easy

Republicans will have to win over skeptical Democrats and key allies in Europe.

October 14, 2017 8:42 am


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White House's Kelly: I'm staying on job

WASHINGTON – The retired general brought in to instill order at a chaotic White House made a rare public appearance Thursday to...

October 13, 2017 1:00 am


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High-tax states called out

WASHINGTON – The top House Republican on Thursday blasted high-tax states that deliver billions to the federal government as he...

October 13, 2017 1:00 am


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GOP's Susan Collins to stay in Senate, ditches governor run

Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins announced Friday that she's staying out of the Maine governor's race.

October 13, 2017 9:46 am


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Officials: Trump will scorn but not bolt from Iran nuke deal

President Donald Trump will say Friday the Iran nuclear deal is no longer in U.S. national security interests.

October 13, 2017 9:34 am


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Ryan turning to ATF for ban

WASHINGTON – House Speaker Paul Ryan backed away Wednesday from legislative action to ban “bump stocks,” the device a...

October 12, 2017 1:00 am


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Moore had $180,000 salary for part-time work at charity

Former Alabama judge Roy Moore, a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, once said publicly that he did not take a “regular...

October 12, 2017 1:00 am