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Supreme Court to decide if 2020 census can ask about citizenship

Senate and House pass funding bill; Trump is prepared to sign, will also declare border emergency, McConnell says

In House’s Yemen vote, Congress reasserts war-making powers

Unhappy with budget deal, Trump still doesn’t expect a new shutdown

Judge finds Manafort lied to investigators in Russia probe

FEMA head Brock Long, investigated over vehicle use, resigns

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FEMA head Brock Long, investigated over vehicle use, resigns

Man at Trump rally attacks BBC cameraman

In Texas, Trump backs wall while O’Rourke rallies opponents

Trump and O’Rourke go head-to-head over border wall in El Paso, TX

2 singers bring pro-Trump fashions, border wall to Grammy carpet

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar the latest to join crowded 2020 Democrat field

Reckoning time: Trump checks in for another medical checkup

President Trump traveled to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center outside Washington on Friday for a follow-up to his first annual medical checkup as president.

Kellyanne Conway claims woman assaulted her while at restaurant with daughter

She was standing next to her daughter and her daughter's friends when someone grabbed her and shook her, she claimed.

  Kellyanne Conway claims woman assaulted her while at restaurant with daughter

She was standing next to her daughter and her daughter's friends when someone grabbed her and shook her, she claimed.

Trump plays on immigration myths

Trump managed to accuse immigrants in the country illegally of stealing jobs from American workers, while declaring that the country needs more immigrants because of its economic boom. This argument rested on a series of false stereotypes.

  Senate panel approves Trump’s attorney general nominee

Democrats seek Green New Deal to address climate change

Russian official: Another nuclear pact with US in trouble

Unbowed by Trump, Democrats charge ahead with investigations

AP Source: Former Michigan Rep. John Dingell in hospice care

Bigotry in medicine: Blackface photo reopens discussion on long history in US

  Trump calls for bipartisanship, a hard line on immigration in State of the Union address

The president ticked through a litany of issues with crossover appeal, including boosting infrastructure, lowering prescription drug costs and combating childhood cancer, but he also appealed to his political base with his harsh rhetoric on immigration.

Trump touts ‘good’ relationship with North Korea’s Kim in State of the Union

The aim of the summit is to continue working toward peace and denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Trump touts economy, warns of border danger in State of the Union; Abrams says ‘we owe more’ to working class in Dem. response

Pres. Donald Trump presented an optimistic vision of the nation, saying "our country is vibrant and our economy is thriving like never before."

White House: ‘Hysteria’ over Trump fuels inaugural committee probe

Federal prosecutors in New York issued the subpoena on Monday, furthering a federal inquiry into a fund that has faced mounting scrutiny into how it raised and spent its money.

Federal prosecutors subpoena Trump’s inaugural committee

A spokeswoman says the committee intends to cooperate with the inquiry. She said the committee received the subpoena late Monday and was reviewing it.

Blackface scandal spotlights deeply embedded racism in US

The 35-year-old photo on his yearbook page of a person in blackface and another person in a Ku Klux Klan robe has brought about a stunning reversal of fortune in Northam's political career and laid bare for the nation just how deeply racist behavior remains interwoven in American culture.

  Blackface scandal spotlights deeply embedded racism in US

The 35-year-old photo on his yearbook page of a person in blackface and another person in a Ku Klux Klan robe has brought about a stunning reversal of fortune in Northam's political career and laid bare for the nation just how deeply racist behavior remains interwoven in American culture.

Trump spends majority of workday in unstructured ‘executive time,’ report says

“Executive Time” is a period during the day that he uses to watch TV, make phone calls and hold meetings. According to his leaked agendas, since the midterms, he spends most of his time doing these things and far less time on policy planning, legislative strategy and video recordings.

Trump campaign takes steps to prevent a re-election challenge within GOP

The initiative has been an intense focus in recent weeks and includes taking steps to change state party rules, crowd out potential rivals and quell any early signs of opposition that could embarrass the president.

Bakery owner says support for ‘Build the Wall’ cookies means his WA store has never been busier

What started as a simple treat for his daughter-in-law has turned into thousands of orders across the country for the heart-shaped "Build the Wall" cookies, according to the bakery owner.

Trump is latest to give State of Union at time of turmoil

President Donald Trump is the latest chief executive to deliver a State of the Union address at a time of turmoil.

Foxconn again shifts Wisconsin plans after Trump intervenes

After a personal conversation between Trump and the Foxconn chairman, the company plans to proceed with the smaller manufacturing facility.

US pulls out of Cold War-era nuclear treaty, blaming Russia

President Donald Trump said Russia has been secretly developing "a prohibited missile system that poses a direct threat to our allies and troops abroad."

Sen. Cory Booker announces he’s running for president

Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, already made stops in states associated with the presidential race. Booker said in December he is thinking hard about running for president in 2020.

Trump, Pelosi remain far apart on the border wall issue

Trump, who in recent weeks has expressed indifference to whether the term "wall" or something else is used, clung with renewed tenacity to the word that became his campaign mantra.

Pelosi takes hard line against wall money in funding bill

Her remarks came after Democrats had signaled at least some flexibility in the talks on border security funding that began only Wednesday.

Sarah Sanders: God wanted Trump to be president

Speaking to the Christian Broadcasting Network on Wednesday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders suggested a possible factor in Trump's win: divine will.

Trump says ‘wall’ must be part of lawmakers' border deal

A fresh, protracted crisis could make it difficult to tackle other upcoming business such as a deal to prevent automatic budget cuts to the Pentagon and domestic agencies.

NOAA denies climate change tweet was directed at Trump

It included a link to a 2015 NOAA article explaining winter can still be unusually cold and snowy despite climate change.

Stacey Abrams to give Democrats’ response to State of Union

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams will deliver the Democratic response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address.

Trump confidant Roger Stone pleads not guilty in Russia probe case

Stone is expected to plead not guilty to charges that he lied to lawmakers, engaged in witness tampering and obstructed a congressional investigation into possible coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign.

Mueller’s probe is ’close to being completed,’ acting attorney general says

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign to sway the 2016 presidential election.