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Trump disavows 'send her back' chants

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Thursday chided his supporters who chanted “send her back” when he questioned...

July 19, 2019 1:00 am


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House approves minimum wage hike to $15

WASHINGTON – House Democrats approved legislation Thursday to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade, to...

July 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Court papers detail hush money

NEW YORK – Court records released Thursday show that President Donald Trump took part in a flurry of phone calls in the weeks...

July 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Democrats questioning Robert Mueller to focus on obstruction

Dems plan to focus on a narrow set of episodes laid out in his report.

July 19, 2019 9:45 am


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2020 hopeful Warren pitches new private equity constraints

White House hopeful Elizabeth Warren is proposing new regulations on the private equity industry, pitching constraints designed to end what...

July 18, 2019 10:10 am


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House blocks maverick Democrat's Trump impeachment effort

WASHINGTON – The House easily killed a maverick Democrat's effort Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent...

July 18, 2019 1:00 am


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House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt in census dispute

WASHINGTON – The Democratic-controlled House voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of...

July 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Lawmakers OK halt of arms sales to Saudis

WASHINGTON – The House joined the Senate in voting to block arms sales to Saudi Arabia, a rejection of President Donald Trump's...

July 18, 2019 1:00 am


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House votes to condemn 'racist' tweets

WASHINGTON – In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led House voted Tuesday night to condemn President Donald...

July 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Trump moves to effectively end asylum at southern border

WASHINGTON – Reversing decades of U.S. policy, the Trump administration said Monday it will end all asylum protections for most...

July 16, 2019 1:00 am


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President banking on base liking his rhetoric

WASHINGTON – Defiant in the face of widespread criticism, President Donald Trump renewed his belligerent call Monday for four...

July 16, 2019 1:00 am


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In Biden and Buttigieg, Dems confront generational divide

Separated by 40 years, Biden and Buttigieg represent the generational poles of the crowded Democratic presidential primary.

July 15, 2019 8:10 am


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Leave the US, Trump tells liberal congresswomen of color

WASHINGTON – Starkly injecting race into his criticism of liberal Democrats, President Donald Trump said Sunday that four...

July 15, 2019 1:20 am


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Sponsors drop forum over attack on Buttigieg

NEW YORK – A planned forum on climate change for Democratic presidential candidates lost several major sponsors Saturday in the...

July 14, 2019 1:00 am