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Monday, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:43 AM CST

Still Teaching at 95, Jimmy Carter Draws Devotees to Church

Still Teaching at 95, Jimmy Carter Draws Devotees to Church

The pilgrims arrive early and from all over, gathering hours before daybreak in an old pecan grove that surrounds a country church. They come, they say, for a dose of simple decency and devotion wrapped up in a...

Monday, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:33 AM CST

Still a Chance? 2020 Longshots Insist Race Is Up for Grabs

Still a Chance? 2020 Longshots Insist Race Is Up for Grabs

Voters cast ballots in less than three months, and the Democratic primary is still crowded with little guys. Roughly a half-dozen candidates in the very bottom tier of the Democratic presidential primary are...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 05:16 PM CST

Could Trump's Re-Election Go Up in a Puff of 'Smoke?' Vapers Say Watch Out

Could Trump's Re-Election Go Up in a Puff of 'Smoke?' Vapers Say Watch Out

They're here. They vape. And they say they'll vote you out of office if you come for their "unicorn poop" flavored vape juice, NBC News reports. Facing a perfect storm of threats from federal, state and...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 05:09 PM CST

Democrats Push Back on GOP Efforts to Have Whistleblower, Hunter Biden Testify

Democrats Push Back on GOP Efforts to Have Whistleblower, Hunter Biden Testify

Democrats on Sunday pushed back on Republican requests for testimony from the whistleblower who helped launch the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, as well as former Vice President Joe Biden's...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 03:52 PM CST

650 Seats, 46 Million Voters: The UK Election in Numbers

650 Seats, 46 Million Voters: The UK Election in Numbers

There's just over a month to go until Britain's Dec. 12 election, and the country's political parties are battling over funding promises, policy priorities and Brexit plans.

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 11:35 PM CST

Justices Take Up High-Profile Case Over Young Immigrants

Justices Take Up High-Profile Case Over Young Immigrants

The Supreme Court is taking up the Trump administration's plan to end legal protections that shield 660,000 immigrants from deportation, a case with strong political overtones amid the 2020 presidential election...

Monday, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:09 AM CST

Bolivia in Power Void as Morales, Would-Be Successors Resign

Bolivia in Power Void as Morales, Would-Be Successors Resign

Bolivia entered a sudden era of political uncertainty on Monday as President Evo Morales, pushed by the military and weeks of massive protests, resigned after nearly 14 years in power and seemingly every person...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 03:21 PM CST

In Memoir, Haley Alleges Some on Trump Team Urged Resistance

In Memoir, Haley Alleges Some on Trump Team Urged Resistance

President Donald Trump's former U.N. ambassador, Nikki Haley , alleges in her upcoming memoir that two administration officials who were ultimately pushed out by Trump once tried to get her to join them in...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 01:45 PM CST

Watergate Redux? Trump Impeachment Inquiry Heads for Live TV

Watergate Redux? Trump Impeachment Inquiry Heads for Live TV

Back in 1973, tens of millions of Americans tuned in to what Variety called "the hottest daytime soap opera" — the Senate Watergate hearings that eventually led to President Richard Nixon's resignation. It was...

Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 at 07:41 AM CST

Still Unknown? Many Yet to Form Opinions on Warren

Still Unknown? Many Yet to Form Opinions on Warren

Warren has risen in the polls for months, among the front-runners now in the 2020 Democratic primary and finding herself portrayed by comedian Kate McKinnon on "Saturday Night Live." For many people, however...

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