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  • China raises tariffs on $60B of US goods in technology fight

    China raises tariffs on $60B of US goods in technology fight

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:27:07 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:28:09 GMT
    (Chinatopix via AP). In this Aug. 29, 2018, photo, a man works in an auto parts factory in Liaocheng in eastern China's Shandong province. The Trump administration announced Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, that it will impose tariffs on $200 billion more in Ch...(Chinatopix via AP). In this Aug. 29, 2018, photo, a man works in an auto parts factory in Liaocheng in eastern China's Shandong province. The Trump administration announced Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, that it will impose tariffs on $200 billion more in Ch...
    American business group says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and appealed for a negotiated end to their trade battle.More >>
    American business group says Beijing will "dig its heels in" after U.S. tariff hikes and appealed for a negotiated end to their trade battle.More >>
  • Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 06:26:16 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:28:03 GMT
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.More >>
    A former Chinese finance minister says Beijing can impose 'export controls' on goods needed by U.S. companies if it wants more leverage in its tariff battle with Washington.More >>
  • Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms

    Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:16:55 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:21 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:21:02 GMT
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the...More >>
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky.More >>
  • GOP hopes testimony showdown can save Kavanaugh's nomination

    GOP hopes testimony showdown can save Kavanaugh's nomination

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:19:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...

    Republicans reversed course and agreed to the hearing in the face of growing demands by GOP senators to hear directly from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, now a psychology professor in California.

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    Republicans reversed course and agreed to the hearing in the face of growing demands by GOP senators to hear directly from Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, now a psychology professor in California.

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  • Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:57:00 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:54 GMT
    The tariffs will start at 10 percent and rise to 25 percent starting Jan. 1. (Source: AP Photo/Ben Margot)The tariffs will start at 10 percent and rise to 25 percent starting Jan. 1. (Source: AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.

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    Trump intensifies trade war by imposing tariffs on $200B more of China goods starting next week.

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  • US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    US again slashing number of refugees it will accept

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:12 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.More >>
    For second straight year, US slashing number of refugees it will take in.More >>
  • Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years

    Air Force: Space Force would cost $13 billion over 5 years

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:37:50 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:44 GMT
    An internal Air Force document says President Donald Trump's planned creation of a Space Force could cost nearly $13 billion in its first five years.More >>
    An internal Air Force document says President Donald Trump's planned creation of a Space Force could cost nearly $13 billion in its first five years.More >>
  • Withdraw Kavanaugh nomination? 'Ridiculous,' says Trump

    Withdraw Kavanaugh nomination? 'Ridiculous,' says Trump

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump dismisses any notion that Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn.More >>
    Trump dismisses any notion that Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court should be withdrawn.More >>
  • Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released

    Review underway for Russia probe documents ordered released

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:34 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.

    Trump made the extraordinary move to declassify in response to calls from his allies in Congress who say they believe the Russia investigation was tainted by anti-Trump bias.

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    Trump made the extraordinary move to declassify in response to calls from his allies in Congress who say they believe the Russia investigation was tainted by anti-Trump bias.

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  • DeVos play not meant as 'cartoon or lampoon,' producer says

    DeVos play not meant as 'cartoon or lampoon,' producer says

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:27:52 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:11 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:11:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Maria Danilova). Actors Vanessa Lock, left, as Betsy DeVos, Mia Cohen, center, and Jenny Waxman perform in the play “The Confirmation Hearing for the Secretary of Education” in Washington’s Arena Stage theater on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Guns ...(AP Photo/Maria Danilova). Actors Vanessa Lock, left, as Betsy DeVos, Mia Cohen, center, and Jenny Waxman perform in the play “The Confirmation Hearing for the Secretary of Education” in Washington’s Arena Stage theater on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Guns ...
    Guns and grizzlies: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' rocky confirmation hearing turned into theater play.More >>
    Guns and grizzlies: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' rocky confirmation hearing turned into theater play.More >>
  • Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:33 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:52:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.More >>
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.More >>
  • GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    GOP, Dems unite behind Senate bill fighting addictive drugs

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:40 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:40:43 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:50:47 GMT
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate.More >>
    Republicans and Democrats are joining forces to speed legislation combating the misuse of opioids and other addictive drugs through the Senate.More >>
  • As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:53:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:29:32 GMT
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators...More >>
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators considering how to do with the allegations.More >>
  • Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:49:22 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:10:08 GMT
    President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, listens to a question during the third round of questioning on the third day of his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    The accusation raised the prospect of congressional Republicans defending President Donald Trump's nominee ahead of midterm elections.

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    The accusation raised the prospect of congressional Republicans defending President Donald Trump's nominee ahead of midterm elections.

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  • The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:08:09 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:00:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".More >>
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".More >>
  • Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:07:50 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:57:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.

    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.

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    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.

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  • Kavanaugh allegation poses political risks for Dems and GOP

    Kavanaugh allegation poses political risks for Dems and GOP

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:01:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:21:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.More >>
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.More >>
  • Trump defends Kavanaugh as White House manages fallout

    Trump defends Kavanaugh as White House manages fallout

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:01:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). President Donald Trump speaks during an Hispanic Heritage Month event, in the East Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump sides with his embattled Supreme Court nominee, defending Judge Brett Kavanaugh against allegations of sexual assault.More >>
    Trump sides with his embattled Supreme Court nominee, defending Judge Brett Kavanaugh against allegations of sexual assault.More >>
  • US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    US slashes number of refugees to 30,000 for next year

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:48:32 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks about refugees as he makes a statement to the media Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the State Department in Washington.

    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.

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    The Trump administration is cutting the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year to 30,000.

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  • Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:00:21 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:01:29 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.More >>
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.More >>
  • Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:48:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:57:07 GMT
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.More >>
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.More >>
  • Trump honors contributions of Latino entrepreneurs

    Trump honors contributions of Latino entrepreneurs

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:57:27 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:30:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    President Donald Trump honors the contributions of Latino entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy.More >>
    President Donald Trump honors the contributions of Latino entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy.More >>
  • After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:16:48 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:20:43 GMT
    (Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...(Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.More >>
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.More >>
  • DeVos to students: Don't hide behind a Twitter handle

    DeVos to students: Don't hide behind a Twitter handle

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:21:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:01:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says free speech on college campuses is being threatened and tells students in Philadelphia that listening to people with differing views is an important part of education.More >>
    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos says free speech on college campuses is being threatened and tells students in Philadelphia that listening to people with differing views is an important part of education.More >>
  • GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:46:32 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:50:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...(AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.More >>
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.More >>
  • Mattis condemns Russian influence-peddling in Macedonia

    Mattis condemns Russian influence-peddling in Macedonia

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:46:12 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:00:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 1, 2018, file photo, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis answers a reporter's question during a meeting with Macedonian Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska at the Pentagon. Mattis arrived in...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, May 1, 2018, file photo, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis answers a reporter's question during a meeting with Macedonian Defense Minister Radmila Sekerinska at the Pentagon. Mattis arrived in...
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming vote in Macedonia that could pave the way for the country to join NATO _ a move Moscow...More >>
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming vote in Macedonia that could pave the way for the country to join NATO _ a move Moscow opposes.More >>
  • Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:50:54 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:08:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...(AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.More >>
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.More >>
  • Death tolls often rise weeks after storm hits

    Death tolls often rise weeks after storm hits

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:29:42 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:53:46 GMT
    Disaster experts say it's not uncommon for death tolls to rise weeks after hurricanes hit because of nature of storms, difficulty in finding people.More >>
    Disaster experts say it's not uncommon for death tolls to rise weeks after hurricanes hit because of nature of storms, difficulty in finding people.More >>
  • GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:16:26 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:30:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.More >>
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.More >>
  • GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:26:08 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:39:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...

    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.

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    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.

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  • Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:25:49 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:20:32 GMT
    (Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...(Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.

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    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.

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  • Report: Trump going ahead with plans for new China tariffs

    Report: Trump going ahead with plans for new China tariffs

    Saturday, September 15 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-09-15 21:05:32 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:56:50 GMT
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that President Donald Trump is going ahead with plans to announce new tariffs of about $200 billion on Chinese imports.More >>
    The Wall Street Journal is reporting that President Donald Trump is going ahead with plans to announce new tariffs of about $200 billion on Chinese imports.More >>
  • Steve Bannon: Time's Up is most powerful political movement

    Steve Bannon: Time's Up is most powerful political movement

    Saturday, September 15 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-09-15 17:05:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:18 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:18:32 GMT
    President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment hasn't had more of an impact on corporate America.More >>
    President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment hasn't had more of an impact on corporate America.More >>
  • Trump, Pompeo bash ex-Secretary of State Kerry on Iran talks

    Trump, Pompeo bash ex-Secretary of State Kerry on Iran talks

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:35:02 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:20:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2017 file photo, U.S Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with the media after attending the Mideast peace conference in Paris. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unloaded Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 ...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool, File). FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2017 file photo, U.S Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with the media after attending the Mideast peace conference in Paris. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unloaded Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 ...
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unloaded on his Obama-era predecessor John Kerry for "actively undermining" U.S. policy on Iran.More >>
    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo unloaded on his Obama-era predecessor John Kerry for "actively undermining" U.S. policy on Iran.More >>
  • Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

    Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-16 17:15:56 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:17:56 GMT
    Republicans are increasingly worried about the party's prospects in the midterm elections.More >>
    Republicans are increasingly worried about the party's prospects in the midterm elections.More >>
  • Woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct comes forward

    Woman accusing Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct comes forward

    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:59:41 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:58:12 GMT
    President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Source: CNN)

    A Democratic senator says an anonymous allegation of sexual misconduct this late in the process is unlikely to derail Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

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    A Democratic senator says an anonymous allegation of sexual misconduct this late in the process is unlikely to derail Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

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  • Black female Democrats call for changes in party

    Black female Democrats call for changes in party

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:44:57 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:57:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Ayanna Pressle speaks at a Massachusetts Democratic Party unity event in Boston. At right is Jay Gonzalez, winner of the Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial primary. At the annua...(AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Ayanna Pressle speaks at a Massachusetts Democratic Party unity event in Boston. At right is Jay Gonzalez, winner of the Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial primary. At the annua...
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
  • GOP push to release House interviews in Russia investigation

    GOP push to release House interviews in Russia investigation

    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-16 18:48:58 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:19:33 GMT
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling and will push the director of...More >>
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling and will push the director of national intelligence to declassify others.More >>
  • Black governor nominees become stars in bid for history

    Black governor nominees become stars in bid for history

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:49:44 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-09-16 20:01:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Cannon, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 file photo, Andrew Gillum and his wife, R. Jai Gillum addresses his supporters after Andrew Gillum won the Democratic primary for governor in Tallahassee, Fla. The history-making gube...(AP Photo/Steve Cannon, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 file photo, Andrew Gillum and his wife, R. Jai Gillum addresses his supporters after Andrew Gillum won the Democratic primary for governor in Tallahassee, Fla. The history-making gube...
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars nationwide and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual...More >>
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars nationwide and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual legislative conference.More >>
  • Trump claims Hurricane Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

    Trump claims Hurricane Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:38:46 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-09-16 18:19:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, talks about Hurricane Florence during a briefing in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, as FEMA Administrator Brock Long listens at right.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, talks about Hurricane Florence during a briefing in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, as FEMA Administrator Brock Long listens at right.

    President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.

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    President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.

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  • Congressional race in southwest Washington draws spotlight

    Congressional race in southwest Washington draws spotlight

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:24:56 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-16 16:20:32 GMT
    A congressional race in southwest Washington has drawn national attention.More >>
    A congressional race in southwest Washington has drawn national attention.More >>
  • Kavanaugh denies allegation of sexual misconduct in school

    Kavanaugh denies allegation of sexual misconduct in school

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:35:33 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 10:59 AM EDT2018-09-16 14:59:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Kavanaugh is denying a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high sch...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Kavanaugh is denying a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high sch...
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has denied a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high school.More >>
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has denied a sexual misconduct allegation from when he was in high school.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump claims Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

    The Latest: Trump claims Maria death toll rose 'like magic'

    Friday, September 14 2018 10:55 PM EDT2018-09-15 02:55:04 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-09-16 00:08:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is circling back to his claim that the death toll from Hurricane Maria last year was inflated and says the number rose to 3,000 "like magic.".More >>
    President Donald Trump is circling back to his claim that the death toll from Hurricane Maria last year was inflated and says the number rose to 3,000 "like magic.".More >>
  • WADA panel recommends reinstatement of Russian agency

    WADA panel recommends reinstatement of Russian agency

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:34 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:34:38 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:37 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:37:25 GMT
    WADA panel recommends reinstatement of Russian anti-doping agency.More >>
    WADA panel recommends reinstatement of Russian anti-doping agency.More >>
  • As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:44:33 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 06:35:42 GMT
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.More >>
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.More >>
  • History-making runs turn black governor nominees into stars

    History-making runs turn black governor nominees into stars

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:28:16 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:49:56 GMT
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars around the country and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual...More >>
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars around the country and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual legislative conference.More >>
  • Kavanaugh denies allegation of sexual misconduct in school

    Kavanaugh denies allegation of sexual misconduct in school

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:05 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:05:02 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:37:26 GMT
    Senate Republicans insist Kavanaugh's confirmation remains on track. (Source: AP Photo/Alex Brandon)Senate Republicans insist Kavanaugh's confirmation remains on track. (Source: AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

    Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she has notified federal investigators about information she received - and won't disclose publicly - concerning Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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    Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein says she has notified federal investigators about information she received - and won't disclose publicly - concerning Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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  • Trump, Pompeo bash ex-Secretary of State Kerry on Iran talks

    Trump, Pompeo bash ex-Secretary of State Kerry on Iran talks

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 18:15:20 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:27:17 GMT
    President Donald Trump is ramping up his criticism of former Secretary of State John Kerry.More >>
    President Donald Trump is ramping up his criticism of former Secretary of State John Kerry.More >>
  • Global summit rebukes Trump, cheers on work to aid climate

    Global summit rebukes Trump, cheers on work to aid climate

    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-09-13 17:17:42 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-09-15 03:35:26 GMT
    California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and a fool when it comes to the environment.More >>
    California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and a fool when it comes to the environment.More >>
  • Insurgent who won in NY says voters looked past distractions

    Insurgent who won in NY says voters looked past distractions

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:17:38 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-09-15 00:06:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Julia Salazar, answers questions during an interview after winning the Democratic primary over Martin Dilan in New York's 18th State Senate district race, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Julia Salazar, answers questions during an interview after winning the Democratic primary over Martin Dilan in New York's 18th State Senate district race, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York.
    Democratic socialist Julia Salazar has overcome intense scrutiny of her personal life to win the Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in New York City.More >>
    Democratic socialist Julia Salazar has overcome intense scrutiny of her personal life to win the Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in New York City.More >>
  • No progress as US, Cuba meet on mysterious 'health attacks'

    No progress as US, Cuba meet on mysterious 'health attacks'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:10:23 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:47:04 GMT
    The US Embassy in Havana, Cuba, before the start of the flag raising ceremony, Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)The US Embassy in Havana, Cuba, before the start of the flag raising ceremony, Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    The meeting comes amid widespread frustration at the lack of answers about what the U.S. describes as "health attacks" that began nearly two years ago and affected some two dozen people.

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    The meeting comes amid widespread frustration at the lack of answers about what the U.S. describes as "health attacks" that began nearly two years ago and affected some two dozen people.

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  • Takeaways from the 2018 primary season

    Takeaways from the 2018 primary season

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:27:41 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:48:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, center, speaks to members of the media outside a polling station after voting in the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, center, speaks to members of the media outside a polling station after voting in the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking...

    Here are some takeaways from primary season as the focus shifts to the Nov. 6 general election.

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    Here are some takeaways from primary season as the focus shifts to the Nov. 6 general election.

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  • Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

    Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:48:02 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:17:46 GMT
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo overcame a primary challenge from activist and actress Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, thwarting her attempt to become the latest insurgent liberal to knock off an establishment Democrat.

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    Gov. Andrew Cuomo overcame a primary challenge from activist and actress Cynthia Nixon on Thursday, thwarting her attempt to become the latest insurgent liberal to knock off an establishment Democrat.

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  • The Latest: Teacher beats Dem incumbent in NY Senate primary

    The Latest: Teacher beats Dem incumbent in NY Senate primary

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:36 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:36:58 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:07:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Polling station officials direct New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to her voting area for the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking the winner of a long and ...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Polling station officials direct New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to her voting area for the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking the winner of a long and ...

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has defeated Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term.

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    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has defeated Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term.

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  • Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with Mueller investigation

    Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with Mueller investigation

    Friday, September 14 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-09-14 16:42:18 GMT

    The plea deal requires Manafort to cooperate “fully and truthfully” with the probe into Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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    The plea deal requires Manafort to cooperate “fully and truthfully” with the probe into Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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  • Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:03:17 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-09-14 14:57:47 GMT
    Democrats running for attorney general in New York primary see common foe: Trump.More >>
    Democrats running for attorney general in New York primary see common foe: Trump.More >>
  • China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight

    China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:22 PM EDT2018-09-13 01:22:37 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 9:25 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:25:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 photo, people walk past a mural displaying world currency symbols on the outside of a bank in Beijing. Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting license applications ...(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File). FILE - In this July 20, 2018 photo, people walk past a mural displaying world currency symbols on the outside of a bank in Beijing. Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting license applications ...
    Survey: Two-thirds of US companies in China hurt by tariff war.More >>
    Survey: Two-thirds of US companies in China hurt by tariff war.More >>
  • Congress passes spending deal, bids to avert gov't shutdown

    Congress passes spending deal, bids to avert gov't shutdown

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:52:27 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:56:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. As a potentially catastrophic hurricane heads for the Carolinas, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead t...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. As a potentially catastrophic hurricane heads for the Carolinas, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead t...

    The bill is the first of three spending packages Congress hopes to approve this month to avoid a government shutdown when the new budget year begins Oct. 1.

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    The bill is the first of three spending packages Congress hopes to approve this month to avoid a government shutdown when the new budget year begins Oct. 1.

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  • Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:49:15 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:48:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Leaders laud ex-UN chief Kofi Annan at Ghana state funeral

    Leaders laud ex-UN chief Kofi Annan at Ghana state funeral

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:05 AM EDT2018-09-13 10:05:12 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 4:09 AM EDT2018-09-14 08:09:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba). Kofi Annan's son Kojo Annan, left, widow Nane Annan, 2nd left, and daughter Ama Annan, center, join other family members to pay their respects as the coffin of former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan lies in state at the Accr...(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba). Kofi Annan's son Kojo Annan, left, widow Nane Annan, 2nd left, and daughter Ama Annan, center, join other family members to pay their respects as the coffin of former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan lies in state at the Accr...
    Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan will be buried Thursday after a three-day funeral and ceremony.More >>
    Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan will be buried Thursday after a three-day funeral and ceremony.More >>
  • Republicans dodge, weave around Trump's hurricane tweets

    Republicans dodge, weave around Trump's hurricane tweets

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:31 PM EDT2018-09-13 20:31:49 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:50:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., attends a news conference, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Washington.  Ryan is rejecting President Donald Trump's assertion an official government death toll for last year’s hurricane in Puert...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., attends a news conference, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in Washington. Ryan is rejecting President Donald Trump's assertion an official government death toll for last year’s hurricane in Puert...
    With all attention on Hurricane Florence, Republicans are dealing with a separate, familiar kind of storm in the halls of Congress _ and one of the president's own making.More >>
    With all attention on Hurricane Florence, Republicans are dealing with a separate, familiar kind of storm in the halls of Congress _ and one of the president's own making.More >>
  • Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:07:02 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:49:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Trump turns back to Maria, falsely says Dems inflated toll

    Trump turns back to Maria, falsely says Dems inflated toll

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:12 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:12:14 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:38:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.More >>
    President Donald Trump is rejecting the official death toll from Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, arguing without evidence that "3,000 people did not die" and calling it a move by Democrats to make him look bad.More >>
  • Another socialist victory: Salazar wins NY Senate primary

    Another socialist victory: Salazar wins NY Senate primary

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:03:40 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:34:21 GMT
    A socialist candidate for New York's state Senate finds out on Thursday whether revelations about her personal life and questions about her truthfulness will keep her from joining the ranks of leftist insurgents...More >>
    A socialist candidate for New York's state Senate finds out on Thursday whether revelations about her personal life and questions about her truthfulness will keep her from joining the ranks of leftist insurgents knocking out mainstream Democrats.More >>
  • Senator gives federal investigators information on Kavanaugh

    Senator gives federal investigators information on Kavanaugh

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:52:14 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-09-14 04:35:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Fred Guttenberg, the father of Jamie Guttenberg who was killed in the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla., left, attempts to shake hands with Presiden...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Fred Guttenberg, the father of Jamie Guttenberg who was killed in the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla., left, attempts to shake hands with Presiden...
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he would have shaken the hand of a school shooting victim's father during a break in last week's Senate hearing had he recognized him before being whisked away by security...More >>
    Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says he would have shaken the hand of a school shooting victim's father during a break in last week's Senate hearing had he recognized him before being whisked away by security detail.More >>
  • Republicans lack votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    Republicans lack votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-09-11 05:06:21 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-09-14 04:05:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, photo, Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., waits to be sworn-in by Vice President Mike Pence during his ceremonial swearing-in at the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill, in Washington. After years of trying to de...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, photo, Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., waits to be sworn-in by Vice President Mike Pence during his ceremonial swearing-in at the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill, in Washington. After years of trying to de...

    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed.

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    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed.

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  • Karen Pence opens campaign to help support military spouses

    Karen Pence opens campaign to help support military spouses

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:10 AM EDT2018-09-13 10:10:04 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:47 PM EDT2018-09-14 02:47:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Karen Pence holds a Comfort Crew Kit to be given to a military child during an interview with The Associated Press at the Vice President's residence, the Naval Observatory, in Washington, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018.  “Now people ...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Karen Pence holds a Comfort Crew Kit to be given to a military child during an interview with The Associated Press at the Vice President's residence, the Naval Observatory, in Washington, Monday, Sept. 10, 2018. “Now people ...
    Being married to the vice president has its privileges; Vice President Mike Pence's wife, Karen Pence, says "now people take my phone calls.".More >>
    Being married to the vice president has its privileges; Vice President Mike Pence's wife, Karen Pence, says "now people take my phone calls.".More >>
  • Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:07:25 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:57:19 GMT
    Gov. Gina Raimondo fended off a challenge from the left by former Secretary of State Matt Brown. (Source: AP Photo/Steven Senne)Gov. Gina Raimondo fended off a challenge from the left by former Secretary of State Matt Brown. (Source: AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat...

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    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat in November.

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  • A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions

    A year after Equifax breach, no enforcement actions

    Saturday, September 8 2018 6:39 PM EDT2018-09-08 22:39:08 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 11:20 AM EDT2018-09-13 15:20:07 GMT
    Congressional investigators detail mistakes that led to Equifax breach of American's personal financial information.More >>
    Congressional investigators detail mistakes that led to Equifax breach of American's personal financial information.More >>
  • Michelle Obama to visit 10 cities for 'Becoming' book tour

    Michelle Obama to visit 10 cities for 'Becoming' book tour

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:19:39 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:42 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:42:09 GMT
    (Crown via AP). This cover image released by Crown shows "Becoming," by Michelle Obama, available on Nov. 13. Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir “Becoming,” a tour featuring arenas and other performing centers to accommodate crowds likely...(Crown via AP). This cover image released by Crown shows "Becoming," by Michelle Obama, available on Nov. 13. Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir “Becoming,” a tour featuring arenas and other performing centers to accommodate crowds likely...
    Michelle Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir "Becoming," a tour featuring arenas and other performing centers to accommodate crowds likely far too big for any bookstore.More >>
    Michelle Obama will visit 10 cities to promote her memoir "Becoming," a tour featuring arenas and other performing centers to accommodate crowds likely far too big for any bookstore.More >>
  • Trump: Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US

    Trump: Apple can avoid tariffs by shifting production to US

    Saturday, September 8 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-09-08 18:34:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:22:43 GMT
    Trump agrees with Apple that potential tariffs on Chinese imports could make its gadgets more expensive, but says the tech company can fix the problem by moving production to the U.S.More >>
    Trump agrees with Apple that potential tariffs on Chinese imports could make its gadgets more expensive, but says the tech company can fix the problem by moving production to the U.S.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Firm worked for Cordray's agency, then campaign

    APNewsBreak: Firm worked for Cordray's agency, then campaign

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:40:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:05:53 GMT
    APNewsBreak: An advertising and media firm to which Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray gave government work while he was a federal official is now doing political work for him.More >>
    APNewsBreak: An advertising and media firm to which Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray gave government work while he was a federal official is now doing political work for him.More >>
  • Graham departs from best-friend McCain, goes all in on Trump

    Graham departs from best-friend McCain, goes all in on Trump

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:57:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:00:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.
    South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was the late John McCain's best friend, but he has deviated dramatically in his approach to the tempestuous and divisive president.More >>
    South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was the late John McCain's best friend, but he has deviated dramatically in his approach to the tempestuous and divisive president.More >>
  • Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Dems cannot scare off moderates

    Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Dems cannot scare off moderates

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:00:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:16:38 GMT
    Former President Jimmy Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
    Former President Jimmy Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
  • Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:12:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:04:08 GMT
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
  • GOP Sen. Flake: Trump is 'slandering' his attorney general

    GOP Sen. Flake: Trump is 'slandering' his attorney general

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:07 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:07:37 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-09-13 11:23:13 GMT
    Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona is condemning President Donald Trump for his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions.More >>
    Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona is condemning President Donald Trump for his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions.More >>
  • Senate OKs Trump choice for IRS head over Democrats' protest

    Senate OKs Trump choice for IRS head over Democrats' protest

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:13 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:13:12 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:26 AM EDT2018-09-13 08:26:37 GMT
    The Senate has approved President Donald Trump's choice to become the new head of the IRS over the protests of many Democrats.More >>
    The Senate has approved President Donald Trump's choice to become the new head of the IRS over the protests of many Democrats.More >>
  • Booming sales for Woodward's 'Fear,' Trump presidency book

    Booming sales for Woodward's 'Fear,' Trump presidency book

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:34 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:34:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Copies of Bob Woodward's "Fear" are seen for sale at Costco, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2018 in Arlington, Va. It's not clear whether President Donald Trump has much to fear from "Fear" itself. But the book of that name h...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Copies of Bob Woodward's "Fear" are seen for sale at Costco, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2018 in Arlington, Va. It's not clear whether President Donald Trump has much to fear from "Fear" itself. But the book of that name h...
    Bob Woodward's "Fear" is spreading quickly as Simon & Schuster says Woodward's account of a dysfunctional Trump White House sold more than 750,000 copies through Tuesday, the first day it was in stores.More >>
    Bob Woodward's "Fear" is spreading quickly as Simon & Schuster says Woodward's account of a dysfunctional Trump White House sold more than 750,000 copies through Tuesday, the first day it was in stores.More >>
  • Academic in Trump probe hit with $56K fine, but where is he?

    Academic in Trump probe hit with $56K fine, but where is he?

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:05:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:50:48 GMT
    (valdaiclub.com via AP). In this handout photo taken on April 19, 2016, released by Valdai Club foundation, shows Ivan Timofeev, right, and Joseph Mifsud, attend the Valdai Discussion Club Conference following the results of the closed-door Iran-Russia...(valdaiclub.com via AP). In this handout photo taken on April 19, 2016, released by Valdai Club foundation, shows Ivan Timofeev, right, and Joseph Mifsud, attend the Valdai Discussion Club Conference following the results of the closed-door Iran-Russia...
    An Italian court has ruled against the Maltese academic whose comments to Donald Trump adviser George Papadopoulos triggered the Russia investigation now engulfing Washington.More >>
    An Italian court has ruled against the Maltese academic whose comments to Donald Trump adviser George Papadopoulos triggered the Russia investigation now engulfing Washington.More >>
  • US household incomes grew in 2017, yet inequality worsens

    US household incomes grew in 2017, yet inequality worsens

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:28:16 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:48 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:48:11 GMT
    US middle-class incomes increased in 2017 for 3rd straight year as full-time work rebounds.More >>
    US middle-class incomes increased in 2017 for 3rd straight year as full-time work rebounds.More >>
  • US lawmakers urge export restrictions targeting Xinjiang

    US lawmakers urge export restrictions targeting Xinjiang

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:15:41 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2017 photo, residents past through one of the many security check points in Kashgar in western China's Xinjiang region. Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to ...(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2017 photo, residents past through one of the many security check points in Kashgar in western China's Xinjiang region. Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to ...
    Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to prevent sales of equipment that could be used in China's massive security clampdown targeting the Xinjiang region's native Muslim...More >>
    Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of American export restrictions to prevent sales of equipment that could be used in China's massive security clampdown targeting the Xinjiang region's native Muslim population.More >>
  • 'Lowest level of humanity': Man allegedly urinates on flags in veterans cemetery

    'Lowest level of humanity': Man allegedly urinates on flags in veterans cemetery

    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:02:42 GMT

    Police are investigating, and the mayor says he’s confident anyone found guilty will be held “fully responsible for these despicable actions.”

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    Police are investigating, and the mayor says he’s confident anyone found guilty will be held “fully responsible for these despicable actions.”

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  • Deviating from McCain, Sen. Graham goes all in on Team Trump

    Deviating from McCain, Sen. Graham goes all in on Team Trump

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:23:00 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:05:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.
    All in on Trump: Putting the McCain moment aside, Sen. Lindsey Graham cultivates a close relationship with the president.More >>
    All in on Trump: Putting the McCain moment aside, Sen. Lindsey Graham cultivates a close relationship with the president.More >>
  • Senate approves 1st spending bill to avert partial shutdown

    Senate approves 1st spending bill to avert partial shutdown

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:21:11 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:04:57 GMT
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
  • Russia: Pussy Riot activist treated for possible poisoning

    Russia: Pussy Riot activist treated for possible poisoning

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:45:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:51 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:51:17 GMT
    Russian news reports say that Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot, has been hospitalized from possible poisoning. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)Russian news reports say that Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot, has been hospitalized from possible poisoning. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
    Russian news reports say that, Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot, has been hospitalized from possible poisoning. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)Russian news reports say that, Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot, has been hospitalized from possible poisoning. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

    Russian news reports say that a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot has been hospitalized in grave condition with a possible poisoning.

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    Russian news reports say that a member of the Russian punk protest group Pussy Riot has been hospitalized in grave condition with a possible poisoning.

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  • NYC to add nonbinary 'X' designation to birth certificates

    NYC to add nonbinary 'X' designation to birth certificates

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:41 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:41:21 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:45 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:45:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan File). FILE- In this Nov. 10, 2014 file photo, New York City Councilman Corey Johnson speaks at a hearing in introducing legislation making it easier for transgender people to change the sex on their birth certificates. The New ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan File). FILE- In this Nov. 10, 2014 file photo, New York City Councilman Corey Johnson speaks at a hearing in introducing legislation making it easier for transgender people to change the sex on their birth certificates. The New ...
    New York City will allow people who don't identify as male or female to change the gender designation on their birth certificates to "X.".More >>
    New York City will allow people who don't identify as male or female to change the gender designation on their birth certificates to "X.".More >>
  • The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-09-12 16:59:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:41:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.More >>
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.More >>
  • Trump comments sting in Puerto Rico amid slow storm recovery

    Trump comments sting in Puerto Rico amid slow storm recovery

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:58 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:58:06 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:35:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera, File). FILE - This June 18, 2018 file photo shows an aerial photo of the Viequez neighborhood, east of San Juan, Puerto Rico, where people were still living in damaged homes, protected by blue plastic tarps, nine months sinc...(AP Photo/Dennis M. Rivera, File). FILE - This June 18, 2018 file photo shows an aerial photo of the Viequez neighborhood, east of San Juan, Puerto Rico, where people were still living in damaged homes, protected by blue plastic tarps, nine months sinc...
    President Donald Trump's assertion that the federal government's response to Hurricane Maria was "an incredible, unsung success" is falling flat in Puerto Rico, where islanders are still struggling to recover a...More >>
    President Donald Trump's assertion that the federal government's response to Hurricane Maria was "an incredible, unsung success" is falling flat in Puerto Rico, where islanders are still struggling to recover a year later.More >>
  • Trump hosting Washington fundraiser for re-election, GOP

    Trump hosting Washington fundraiser for re-election, GOP

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:06:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:33:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is raising money for his re-election campaign and the Republican Party at his Washington hotel.More >>
    President Donald Trump is raising money for his re-election campaign and the Republican Party at his Washington hotel.More >>
  • $1 million pledged against Collins if she backs Kavanaugh

    $1 million pledged against Collins if she backs Kavanaugh

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:05:35 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:09:39 GMT
    A campaign urging Republican Sen. Susan Collins to vote against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has generated more than $1 million in pledges.More >>
    A campaign urging Republican Sen. Susan Collins to vote against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has generated more than $1 million in pledges.More >>
  • Florida gov hopeful in Everglades airboat, talks environment

    Florida gov hopeful in Everglades airboat, talks environment

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:43:42 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:05:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Gladesman and former Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commissioner Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, Wednesday, Sept. 1...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Gladesman and former Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commissioner Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, Wednesday, Sept. 1...
    Florida GOP governor's candidate Ron DeSantis takes airboat tour of Everglades with alligator wrestler guide, seeking to broaden voter appeal; vows to combat state's top environmental woes.More >>
    Florida GOP governor's candidate Ron DeSantis takes airboat tour of Everglades with alligator wrestler guide, seeking to broaden voter appeal; vows to combat state's top environmental woes.More >>
  • McCaskill releases tax return but not including rich husband

    McCaskill releases tax return but not including rich husband

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:46:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:44:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to students and supporters at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to students and supporters at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election.
    Missouri's U.S. Senate candidates Democrat Claire McCaskill and Republican Josh Hawley have released their 2017 tax returns.More >>
    Missouri's U.S. Senate candidates Democrat Claire McCaskill and Republican Josh Hawley have released their 2017 tax returns.More >>
  • Tennessee Senate hopeful 'embarrassed' by Kavanaugh hearings

    Tennessee Senate hopeful 'embarrassed' by Kavanaugh hearings

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:48:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidat Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen says he is “embarrassed by the circus” in the hearings for Brett Kav...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidat Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen says he is “embarrassed by the circus” in the hearings for Brett Kav...
    Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says he's "embarrassed by the circus" in the confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, and he's pointing at both Republicans and Democrats.More >>
    Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says he's "embarrassed by the circus" in the confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, and he's pointing at both Republicans and Democrats.More >>
  • Huge stockpile of water FEMA brought to Puerto Rico was never distributed

    Huge stockpile of water FEMA brought to Puerto Rico was never distributed

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:02 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:02:01 GMT
    Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico. (Source: CNN)Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico. (Source: CNN)
    Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico. (Source: CNN)Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico. (Source: CNN)

    Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico.

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    Around 20,000 pallets of bottled water are going to waste on an airport runway in Puerto Rico.

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  • House race will mean state's first black or gay congressman

    House race will mean state's first black or gay congressman

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:48:53 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:46:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty). Republican Eddie Edwards, nominee for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District, speaks to a reporter, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Dover, N.H., one day after winning the primary race. Edwards would be the first black con...(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty). Republican Eddie Edwards, nominee for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District, speaks to a reporter, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Dover, N.H., one day after winning the primary race. Edwards would be the first black con...
    The Republican and Democrat in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District race understand they have the chance to make history but are approaching their role as trailblazers a lot differently.More >>
    The Republican and Democrat in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District race understand they have the chance to make history but are approaching their role as trailblazers a lot differently.More >>
  • Bush boosting Republicans in places where Trump isn't strong

    Bush boosting Republicans in places where Trump isn't strong

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:33:46 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:17:33 GMT
    Former President George W. Bush is visiting Florida to raise money for Gov. Rick Scott's U.S. Senate campaign as Republicans try to maintain their control of Congress in the midterm elections.More >>
    Former President George W. Bush is visiting Florida to raise money for Gov. Rick Scott's U.S. Senate campaign as Republicans try to maintain their control of Congress in the midterm elections.More >>
  • Stormy Daniels to release memoir titled "Full Disclosure"

    Stormy Daniels to release memoir titled "Full Disclosure"

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:53 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:53:21 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:06:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle). FILE - In this April 16, 2018 file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to members of the media after a hearing at federal court in New York.   Daniels is telling her story in a new memoir titled “Full Disclosure.” T...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle). FILE - In this April 16, 2018 file photo, adult film actress Stormy Daniels speaks to members of the media after a hearing at federal court in New York. Daniels is telling her story in a new memoir titled “Full Disclosure.” T...
    Stormy Daniels is telling her story in a new memoir titled "Full Disclosure.".More >>
    Stormy Daniels is telling her story in a new memoir titled "Full Disclosure.".More >>
  • Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

    Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:04:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:06:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump is authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections.More >>
    President Donald Trump is authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections.More >>
  • Trump's Education Department weighs in on anti-Semitism case

    Trump's Education Department weighs in on anti-Semitism case

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:56:46 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:03 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:03:20 GMT
    The Education Department has reopened an old discrimination case against Rutgers University and is revisiting what constitutes anti-Semitism.More >>
    The Education Department has reopened an old discrimination case against Rutgers University and is revisiting what constitutes anti-Semitism.More >>
  • Fed survey finds concerns about rising trade tensions

    Fed survey finds concerns about rising trade tensions

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:03 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:03:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-09-12 22:45:43 GMT
    Federal Reserve survey finds rising concerns about impact of Trump trade policies on economy.More >>
    Federal Reserve survey finds rising concerns about impact of Trump trade policies on economy.More >>
  • Democrats announce big online ad play for November

    Democrats announce big online ad play for November

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:23:25 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:57:26 GMT
    Two major Democratic political groups have announced a $21 million digital ad buy targeting Senate races in November as the party tries to banish the ghosts of 2016 when the Trump campaign ran circles around it...More >>
    Two major Democratic political groups have announced a $21 million digital ad buy targeting Senate races in November as the party tries to banish the ghosts of 2016 when the Trump campaign ran circles around it online.More >>
  • Ousted EPA head Pruitt denies getting improper gifts, income

    Ousted EPA head Pruitt denies getting improper gifts, income

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:37:25 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:48:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2018, file photo, then-Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Pruitt, the scand...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this June 21, 2018, file photo, then-Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington. Pruitt, the scand...
    The scandal-plagued former chief of the Environmental Protection Agency is denying he got any improper gifts on the job.More >>
    The scandal-plagued former chief of the Environmental Protection Agency is denying he got any improper gifts on the job.More >>
  • New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    Monday, September 10 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-09-11 02:54:34 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:29:05 GMT
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.More >>
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Iowa governor flew to game on vendor's plane

    APNewsBreak: Iowa governor flew to game on vendor's plane

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:07:51 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:27:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds speaks during a legislative forum sponsored by The Associated Press at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. With the approval of an ethics regulator, Re...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds speaks during a legislative forum sponsored by The Associated Press at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. With the approval of an ethics regulator, Re...
    An Associated Press review has found that Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds received approval from a state regulator to fly for free to Iowa State's bowl game on a jet owned by a company that is a longtime state...More >>
    An Associated Press review has found that Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds received approval from a state regulator to fly for free to Iowa State's bowl game on a jet owned by a company that is a longtime state vendor.More >>
  • Trump says response to Puerto Rico storm 'underappreciated'

    Trump says response to Puerto Rico storm 'underappreciated'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:18:54 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:44:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump talks about Hurricane Florence following a briefing in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump talks about Hurricane Florence following a briefing in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.

    President Donald Trump is calling the U.S. government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico "incredibly successful," even though a recent federal report found that nearly 3,000 people died.

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    President Donald Trump is calling the U.S. government's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico "incredibly successful," even though a recent federal report found that nearly 3,000 people died.

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  • Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats not to scare off moderates

    Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats not to scare off moderates

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:58:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:05:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter, 93, sits for an interview before a book signing in Atlanta. Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends ...(AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter, 93, sits for an interview before a book signing in Atlanta. Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends ...
    Former President Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
    Former President Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
  • MLB commemorates 9/11 anniversary with ballpark ceremonies

    MLB commemorates 9/11 anniversary with ballpark ceremonies

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:28:07 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:50 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:50:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). The Miami Marlins and the New York Mets joins members of the New York police and fire departments on the field for pregame ceremonies before a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). The Miami Marlins and the New York Mets joins members of the New York police and fire departments on the field for pregame ceremonies before a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in New York.
    Major League Baseball is commemorating the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks with ceremonies at ballparks all across the country.More >>
    Major League Baseball is commemorating the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks with ceremonies at ballparks all across the country.More >>
  • Panel endorses bills for online sales tax special session

    Panel endorses bills for online sales tax special session

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 6:20 PM EDT2018-09-11 22:20:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:45:44 GMT
    South Dakota would start collecting sales tax from many out-of-state internet retailers this fall under a bill the Legislature's budget-writing committee has endorsed ahead of a special legislative session this week.More >>
    South Dakota would start collecting sales tax from many out-of-state internet retailers this fall under a bill the Legislature's budget-writing committee has endorsed ahead of a special legislative session this week.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump says Puerto storm response 'unappreciated'

    The Latest: Trump says Puerto storm response 'unappreciated'

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:49 AM EDT2018-09-12 11:49:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:32 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:32:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, listens as FEMA Administrator Brock Long, center, talks about Hurricane Florence in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Ni...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump, left, listens as FEMA Administrator Brock Long, center, talks about Hurricane Florence in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Ni...
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. government is ready for Hurricane Florence and last year's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was "great" even though thousands of people died there.More >>
    President Donald Trump says the U.S. government is ready for Hurricane Florence and last year's response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico was "great" even though thousands of people died there.More >>
  • The Latest: Negron wins 2nd District Republican nomination

    The Latest: Negron wins 2nd District Republican nomination

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:05:30 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:24:00 GMT
    (Thomas Roy/The Union Leader via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, former Portsmouth Mayor Steve Marchand, left, and former state Sen. Molly Kelly participate in a Democratic gubernatorial debate at Saint Anselm College in Goff...(Thomas Roy/The Union Leader via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, former Portsmouth Mayor Steve Marchand, left, and former state Sen. Molly Kelly participate in a Democratic gubernatorial debate at Saint Anselm College in Goff...
    Democrat Molly Kelly will face Republican Gov. Chris Sununu in November after winning her party's nomination in New Hampshire.More >>
    Democrat Molly Kelly will face Republican Gov. Chris Sununu in November after winning her party's nomination in New Hampshire.More >>
  • Mattis: Afghans boost troop vetting after insider attacks

    Mattis: Afghans boost troop vetting after insider attacks

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-11 19:23:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:18:19 GMT
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Afghan military has increased its vetting of local forces working with American troops as a result of recent insider attacks that killed two U.S. service members.More >>
    Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the Afghan military has increased its vetting of local forces working with American troops as a result of recent insider attacks that killed two U.S. service members.More >>
  • McConnell says GOP in 'knife fight' to hold Senate majority

    McConnell says GOP in 'knife fight' to hold Senate majority

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:17 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:17:00 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:18:13 GMT
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Senate Republicans face a tough challenge in November holding on to their Senate majority, and he's using a hurricane analogy.More >>
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Senate Republicans face a tough challenge in November holding on to their Senate majority, and he's using a hurricane analogy.More >>
  • The Latest: Former White House aide pushes back on book

    The Latest: Former White House aide pushes back on book

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:16:56 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:13 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:13:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, file). FILE - This June 11, 2012 file photo shows former Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward speaking during an event to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Watergate in Washington. Woodward says top staffers in President Dona...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, file). FILE - This June 11, 2012 file photo shows former Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward speaking during an event to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Watergate in Washington. Woodward says top staffers in President Dona...
    Former White House staff secretary Rob Porter says a new book from journalist Bob Woodward offers a "selective and often misleading portrait" of President Donald Trump and his administration.More >>
    Former White House staff secretary Rob Porter says a new book from journalist Bob Woodward offers a "selective and often misleading portrait" of President Donald Trump and his administration.More >>
  • Trump leads nation in solemn remembrance of Sept. 11 attacks

    Trump leads nation in solemn remembrance of Sept. 11 attacks

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:11 AM EDT2018-09-11 05:11:11 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:11 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:11:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Visitors to the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., participate in a sunset memorial service on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, as the nation marks the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.(AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar). Visitors to the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pa., participate in a sunset memorial service on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, as the nation marks the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

    It's the site where hijackers crashed a commercial airliner on Sept. 11, 2001, after the 40 passengers and crew members learned what was happening and attempted to regain control of the aircraft.

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    It's the site where hijackers crashed a commercial airliner on Sept. 11, 2001, after the 40 passengers and crew members learned what was happening and attempted to regain control of the aircraft.

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  • SKorea's Moon calls for 'bold decisions' ahead of Kim summit

    SKorea's Moon calls for 'bold decisions' ahead of Kim summit

    Monday, September 10 2018 11:59 PM EDT2018-09-11 03:59:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-09-12 11:30:09 GMT
    (Jung Yeon-je/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. special envoy for North Korea Stephen Biegun, right, and South Korea's special representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Lee Do-hoon, left, shake hands during their meeting at the Foreign Mini...(Jung Yeon-je/Pool Photo via AP). U.S. special envoy for North Korea Stephen Biegun, right, and South Korea's special representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Lee Do-hoon, left, shake hands during their meeting at the Foreign Mini...

    The talks come at a crucial moment in the overall diplomacy, which is currently stuck amid recriminations between Washington and Pyongyang on how to follow through on vows made at a summit in June to rid the North of its nuclear weapons.

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    The talks come at a crucial moment in the overall diplomacy, which is currently stuck amid recriminations between Washington and Pyongyang on how to follow through on vows made at a summit in June to rid the North of its nuclear weapons.

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  • US marks 9/11 with somber tributes; Trump speaks at PA site

    US marks 9/11 with somber tributes; Trump speaks at PA site

    Monday, September 10 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-09-11 03:09:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:40:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, FIle). FILE - In this June 7, 2018 file photo, the World Trade Center site is seen from an upper floor of 3 World Trade Center in New York. The annual 9/11 commemorations are by now familiar rituals, centered on reading the nam...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, FIle). FILE - In this June 7, 2018 file photo, the World Trade Center site is seen from an upper floor of 3 World Trade Center in New York. The annual 9/11 commemorations are by now familiar rituals, centered on reading the nam...
    Americans are commemorating the Sept. 11 terror attacks with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims.More >>
    Americans are commemorating the Sept. 11 terror attacks with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims.More >>
  • The Latest: Twin beams of light commemorate 9/11 victims

    The Latest: Twin beams of light commemorate 9/11 victims

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:18 AM EDT2018-09-11 13:18:28 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-09-12 06:04:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). A U.S. flag is unfurled at sunrise on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at the Pentagon on the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). A U.S. flag is unfurled at sunrise on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, at the Pentagon on the 17th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
    The names of those lost are being solemnly recited at the World Trade Center in New York;.More >>
    The names of those lost are being solemnly recited at the World Trade Center in New York;.More >>
  • Zinke seeks more state wildlife management on federal lands

    Zinke seeks more state wildlife management on federal lands

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-11 21:36:21 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:08:12 GMT
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is calling for state management of wildlife and fish on federal lands within his department unless federal law specifically supersedes state policies.More >>
    Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is calling for state management of wildlife and fish on federal lands within his department unless federal law specifically supersedes state policies.More >>
  • 'Unbelievable': Bald eagle lands on fire truck during 9/11 tribute

    'Unbelievable': Bald eagle lands on fire truck during 9/11 tribute

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-09-12 05:04:05 GMT
    Many Facebook users expressed their belief the event was “a sign from above honoring those who gave all for others.” (Source: Andover Fire Department/Facebook/CNN)Many Facebook users expressed their belief the event was “a sign from above honoring those who gave all for others.” (Source: Andover Fire Department/Facebook/CNN)

    Many Facebook users expressed their belief the event was “a sign from above honoring those who gave all for others.”

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    Many Facebook users expressed their belief the event was “a sign from above honoring those who gave all for others.”

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  • Feds approve importation of pot drug for tremor study

    Feds approve importation of pot drug for tremor study

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:27:01 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:28 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:28:01 GMT
    In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have had trouble obtaining the drug...More >>
    In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies.More >>
  • The Latest: SC governor to meet with US defense officials

    The Latest: SC governor to meet with US defense officials

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:20:54 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:27:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...(AP Photo/Steve Helber). An unidentified family member carries Ruth Brady to safety at the Wilmington airport in Wilmington, N.C., Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Brady was one of several family members rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter crew north of Wilming...
    South Carolina's governor plans to meet with top Department of Defense leaders to discuss the state's response to Florence.More >>
    South Carolina's governor plans to meet with top Department of Defense leaders to discuss the state's response to Florence.More >>
  • Elizabeth Smart: Accomplice in my kidnapping will be watched

    Elizabeth Smart: Accomplice in my kidnapping will be watched

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:47 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:47:10 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:27 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:27:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Elizabeth Smart arrives for a news conference in Salt Lake City. Smart says she’s been “reassured” the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually...(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Elizabeth Smart arrives for a news conference in Salt Lake City. Smart says she’s been “reassured” the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually...
    Elizabeth Smart says she's been assured that the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted will be watched when she's released from prison.More >>
    Elizabeth Smart says she's been assured that the woman who helped kidnap her when she was 14 and stood by as she was sexually assaulted will be watched when she's released from prison.More >>
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