Politics

Small dollars, slip-ups and sideshows: A weekly roundup on potential 2020 field
March 22, 2019

ANNECORDON/iStock(WASHINGTON) — With everyone still waiting on former Vice President Joe Biden to decide if he’s running (and the added speculation…

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White House rejects House Democrats' request for Trump-Putin communications
March 22, 2019

Official Whte House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) — The White House rejected a request from Congressional Democrats for a slew…

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Mississippi becomes latest state to approve 'heartbeat' law designed to ban most abortions
March 22, 2019

YsaL/iStock(JACKSON, Miss.) — Mississippi on Thursday became the latest state to try to ban most abortions when its governor signed a…

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Letter from deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein offers potential road map to special counsel Robert Mueller's probe
March 21, 2019

Bill Chizek/iStock(WASHINGTON) — There’s no shortage of speculation on the special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, much of it totally uninformed. But…

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Trump signs executive order threatening aid to colleges if speakers silenced
March 21, 2019

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order that would deny…

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Jared Kushner used WhatsApp to message foreign contacts in White House: Cummings
March 21, 2019

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — White House senior adviser and President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner has used an encrypted messaging application for…

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Meghan McCain says she's 'emotionally exhausted' having to address Trump's comments
March 21, 2019

ABC/Heidi Gutman(NEW YORK) — An “emotionally exhausted” Meghan McCain again defended her father against President Donald Trump Thursday on ABC’s The…

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Jimmy Carter is now the oldest-living former president in US history
March 21, 2019

Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Jimmy Carter is now the oldest-living former president in U.S. history at 94 years and 172 days…

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Jimmy Carter is poised to be the president who has lived the longest in US history
March 21, 2019

Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Jimmy Carter is now one of the oldest-living former president in U.S. history at 94 years and…

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Trump to sign executive order threatening aid to colleges if speakers banned
March 21, 2019

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian(WASHINGTON) — Colleges could be denied certain federal research and education grants if they…

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