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New text messages exchanged between FBI officials suggest that the FBI and Department of Justice were collaborating to let Hillary Clinton off the hook.
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Democrats struggle with a president who says he wants to compromise but then is reined in by his own staff, while Republican leaders are loath to guess at his intentions.
Eurozone finance ministers warmly endorsed Greece's financial progress Monday in the latest review of Athens' bailout program, putting the country on track to emerge from its eight-year rescue this summer. … Click to Continue »
President Trump said Monday he was glad that Senate Democrats gave up their spending fight and allowed the federal government to reopen.
"I am pleased that Democrats in Congress have come to their senses," Mr. Trump said in a statement.
While lawmakers have three weeks to find a solution to ...
A group of faculty, staff and students at the University of Kansas is urging the school's administration to sell its jet to save money. The recommendation came in a report … Click to Continue »
Nearly every Senate Democrat linked to a potential 2020 run for president voted against Minority Leader Chuck Schumer's deal Monday to reopen the government, The Hill reports.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock (D) signed an executive order on Monday requiring internet service providers with state contracts to abide by net neutrality principles.The order makes his state the fi...
PHOENIX (AP) - A volunteer for an organization that tries to prevent immigrants from dying in the Arizona desert was arrested several hours after the group released videos showing Border Patrol agents kicking over water bottles left for those crossing into the U.S. illegally.
Scott Daniel Warren, 35, with the ...
Sen. Tim Kaine said Monday that the group of 30 bipartisan senators made the difference in getting a deal together to end the government shutdown.
"We're sitting around in Susan's office again and again, and then we're dispatching and talking to the leaders and then going back and doing the ...
Sen. Dianne Feinstein said she was “very disappointed” about the deal Democrats reached to reopen the federal government Monday. The California Democrat was one of just 18 senators – including … Click to Continue »
Vice President Mike Pence said Monday that Senate Democrats "failed" in their efforts to shut down the government over immigration issues, as lawmakers voted to reopen federal offices.
"The Schumer shutdown failed," Mr. Pence said in Israel, where he is meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
"The American people know ...
Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) said that he and Republicans have reached an agreement to reopen the government on Jan. 22.
The Senate voted to end debate on a three-week spending bill on Jan. 22, paving the way to reopening the government.
Both sides have legitimate reasons to doubt the other's words match up with their intentions, even after a deal is reached to reopen the government.
White women are less supportive of Trump now than they were in November 2016.
They didn't have much leverage, but don't expect their base to accept that explanation.
That election ended with a Democratic wave in which the party retook the House.
The White House says the intent was to avoid surname confusion, not to scrutinize voters by ethnicity.
Lawmakers are pressing for answers after revelations that the FBI “failed to preserve” five months of texts between two bureau officials under fire for exchanging anti-Trump messages during the 2016 election.
House Republicans are hopeful that a four-page memo allegedly containing "jaw-dropping" revelations about U.S. government surveillance abuses will soon be made public.
The federal funds for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) expired at the end of September, and a permanent solution has not been passed.
On Monday, The Senate advanced a bill reopening federal agencies through Feb. 8 after Democrats relented and lifted their blockade against the legislation. The shutdown began Saturday after Democrats derailed a Republican measure that would have kept government open until Feb. 16. Democrats wanted to pressure the GOP to cut a deal protecting young immigrants from deportation and boosting federal spending. … Click to Continue »
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the state's congressional map is the result of gerrymandering, to the point that it violates the state constitution.The court ordered that the state must draw a n...
Democrats in the U.S. Senate that are thought to be laying the groundwork for 2020 presidential bids opposed a bill Monday that cleared for the federal government to reopen following a three-day shutdown.
Sens. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, Cory Booker of ...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's Democratic senators say they worked with a group of more than 20 senators to reach a bipartisan agreement to reopen the federal government.
Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan released a joint statement Monday after the Senate advanced a bill reopening federal agencies through Feb. ...
The Nevada state official responsible for residential care for severely mentally ill people has been ousted after an audit found squalid conditions at taxpayer-funded homes under a program she oversaw. … Click to Continue »
"Heads absolutely should roll" once the public learns the contents of a memo outlining alleged abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by the Obama administration, Rep. Dave Joyce, who has seen the document, said Monday.
A southeast Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for strangling his mother with a dog leash and burning a car with her body and two … Click to Continue »
Five people are missing after a fiery explosion ripped through an eastern Oklahoma drilling rig on Monday, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and leaving a derrick crumpled … Click to Continue »
The European Union imposed economic and travel sanctions Monday on seven senior Venezuelan officials accused of human rights abuses or breaching the rule of law in the crisis-ridden country. The … Click to Continue »
President Donald Trump's now-disbanded voter fraud commission bought Texas voter registration data that specifically asked that Hispanic surnames be flagged. . .